The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
High Availability
Rank 210 225 207
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -18
Contract jobs citing High Availability 55 19 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.58% 0.21% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.28% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 20
Average daily rate
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£350 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £350 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £610 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £400 £430
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
High Availability
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7392 6819 6075
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 77.38% 74.32% 71.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4444 3742 3240
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £243 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 238 252 273
Average hourly rate £23.88 £25.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.50% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £12.85 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing High Availability across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

High Availability
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing High Availability across the South East region.

High Availability Daily Rate Trend in the South East

High Availability
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing High Availability across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

High Availability Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

High Availability
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing High Availability across the South East region.

High Availability Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

High Availability
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire +16 24 £399 -
Berkshire +12 16 £363 -23.68% 1
Hampshire +10 11 £349 +30.65% 3
West Sussex -11 3 £325 -46.72%
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing High Availability also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited High Availability.

1 49 (49.00%) Windows
2 38 (38.00%) Clustering
3 37 (37.00%) Linux
4 35 (35.00%) ITIL
5 33 (33.00%) XML
5 33 (33.00%) PowerShell
6 32 (32.00%) Security Cleared
7 28 (28.00%) Active Directory
8 27 (27.00%) SC Cleared
9 25 (25.00%) Big Data
9 25 (25.00%) IBM
9 25 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 25 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 25 (25.00%) MCITP
10 23 (23.00%) MCSA
11 21 (21.00%) HTML
11 21 (21.00%) VBScript
12 20 (20.00%) DB2
12 20 (20.00%) JMS
12 20 (20.00%) WebSphere
12 20 (20.00%) DataPower
13 18 (18.00%) SQL
14 17 (17.00%) Solaris
14 17 (17.00%) WebSphere MQ
14 17 (17.00%) Hyper-V
15 16 (16.00%) HTTP
15 16 (16.00%) AIX
15 16 (16.00%) SOAP
15 16 (16.00%) Configuration Management
16 15 (15.00%) TCP/IP

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing High Availability also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited High Availability. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 11 (11.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (7.00%) SharePoint
4 6 (6.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (6.00%) SAS
5 5 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (5.00%) Live Communications Server
5 5 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (5.00%) Lync
5 5 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (3.00%) WebLogic
6 3 (3.00%) JBoss
6 3 (3.00%) Apache
6 3 (3.00%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.00%) CMS
7 1 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (9.00%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.00%) HTTP
2 15 (15.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (6.00%) Firewall
4 4 (4.00%) SSL
5 3 (3.00%) HTTPS
5 3 (3.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (3.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (1.00%) LAN
6 1 (1.00%) WAN
6 1 (1.00%) SAN
6 1 (1.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (25.00%) Big Data
2 20 (20.00%) DB2
3 11 (11.00%) SQL Server
4 10 (10.00%) Hadoop
5 7 (7.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (6.00%) PowerCenter
7 4 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (4.00%) MySQL
7 4 (4.00%) DB2 UDB
7 4 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (4.00%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Introscope
2 1 (1.00%) StarTeam
2 1 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 7 (7.00%) Telecoms
1 7 (7.00%) Finance
2 4 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (1.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (22.00%) Administrator
2 17 (17.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 12 (12.00%) Developer
4 11 (11.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (10.00%) Hadoop Administrator
6 9 (9.00%) Consultant
7 8 (8.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (6.00%) DBA
8 6 (6.00%) Architect
8 6 (6.00%) SQL DBA
9 4 (4.00%) WebSphere Developer
9 4 (4.00%) SQL Server DBA
9 4 (4.00%) Messaging Engineer
10 3 (3.00%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.00%) Test Manager
10 3 (3.00%) Middleware Engineer
11 2 (2.00%) Wintel Consultant
11 2 (2.00%) WebSphere Consultant
11 2 (2.00%) Linux Administrator
11 2 (2.00%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (33.00%) XML
2 21 (21.00%) HTML
3 20 (20.00%) JMS
4 17 (17.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 16 (16.00%) SOAP
6 12 (12.00%) WSDL
7 9 (9.00%) TIBCO EMS
8 8 (8.00%) Middleware
9 7 (7.00%) J2EE
10 4 (4.00%) JDBC
10 4 (4.00%) Web Services
10 4 (4.00%) JNDI
10 4 (4.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 38 (38.00%) Clustering
2 20 (20.00%) DataPower
3 11 (11.00%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (9.00%) Management Information System
5 6 (6.00%) Replication
6 5 (5.00%) Blackberry
6 5 (5.00%) Data Centre
7 3 (3.00%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.00%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.00%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 49 (49.00%) Windows
2 37 (37.00%) Linux
3 17 (17.00%) Solaris
4 16 (16.00%) AIX
5 14 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (12.00%) Windows 7
7 10 (10.00%) UNIX
8 5 (5.00%) Windows XP
8 5 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (35.00%) ITIL
2 16 (16.00%) Configuration Management
3 14 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (12.00%) Low Latency
5 7 (7.00%) Load Balancing
5 7 (7.00%) ETL
6 6 (6.00%) Data Modelling
7 5 (5.00%) CRM
7 5 (5.00%) Validation
7 5 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (4.00%) Garbage Collection
8 4 (4.00%) Release Management
8 4 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (3.00%) TOGAF
9 3 (3.00%) Incident Management
9 3 (3.00%) Problem Management
9 3 (3.00%) SIEM
10 1 (1.00%) Change Control
10 1 (1.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (33.00%) PowerShell
2 21 (21.00%) VBScript
3 18 (18.00%) SQL
4 13 (13.00%) Bash Shell
4 13 (13.00%) Korn
5 8 (8.00%) Java
6 7 (7.00%) T-SQL
7 5 (5.00%) VB
8 4 (4.00%) Python
8 4 (4.00%) Jython
9 3 (3.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (32.00%) Security Cleared
2 27 (27.00%) SC Cleared
3 25 (25.00%) MCITP
3 25 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (23.00%) MCSA
5 8 (8.00%) IBM Certification
6 7 (7.00%) Degree
7 6 (6.00%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.00%) MCTS
9 1 (1.00%) MCDBA
9 1 (1.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (28.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (17.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (7.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.00%) SCOM
2 4 (4.00%) CA Wily
2 4 (4.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (3.00%) OpenView
3 3 (3.00%) OVSD
4 1 (1.00%) WSUS
4 1 (1.00%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 25 (25.00%) IBM
1 25 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.00%) Oracle
2 9 (9.00%) TIBCO
2 9 (9.00%) VMware
3 8 (8.00%) HP
4 6 (6.00%) Informatica
4 6 (6.00%) Cloudera
5 4 (4.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.00%) RedPrairie
6 3 (3.00%) F5
6 3 (3.00%) Splunk
7 1 (1.00%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.00%) Cognos
7 1 (1.00%) Intel
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