The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
High Availability
England / South West
Rank 104 125 99
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -26
Contract jobs citing High Availability 37 20 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.39% 0.66% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 0.81% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 37
Median daily rate £385 £375 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -8.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £322 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £44.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-32.00% +35.38%

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2202 2460 2515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 82.44% 81.51% 78.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1455 1679 1650
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 122 88
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +16.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.80 £14.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing High Availability as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

High Availability
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

High Availability Daily Rate Trend in the South West

High Availability
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing High Availability across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

High Availability Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

High Availability
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

High Availability Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

High Availability
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +6 16 £386 +3.00% 1
Wiltshire +8 6 £350 +6.06% 1
Somerset +4 2 £390 +26.82% 2
Gloucestershire -1 2 £338 -18.67%
Dorset - 2 £400 - 1
Devon - 1 - -
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing High Availability also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 31 (52.54%) SQL Server
2 23 (38.98%) .NET
3 22 (37.29%) C#
4 21 (35.59%) E-Commerce
5 18 (30.51%) SQL
6 17 (28.81%) Web Services
6 17 (28.81%) Microsoft Azure
7 16 (27.12%) Amazon AWS
7 16 (27.12%) Microsoft
8 15 (25.42%) Windows
9 14 (23.73%) Java
10 13 (22.03%) JavaScript
10 13 (22.03%) Oracle
10 13 (22.03%) Big Data
10 13 (22.03%) AngularJS
11 12 (20.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 12 (20.34%) Performance Tuning
11 12 (20.34%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (20.34%) MySQL
11 12 (20.34%) ASP.NET
11 12 (20.34%) MVC
11 12 (20.34%) Migration
12 11 (18.64%) CSS
12 11 (18.64%) HTML
12 11 (18.64%) JMS
12 11 (18.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (18.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (18.64%) QA
12 11 (18.64%) Windows Server

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (15.25%) Apache
1 9 (15.25%) WebLogic
2 8 (13.56%) CMS
2 8 (13.56%) JBoss
2 8 (13.56%) WebSphere
2 8 (13.56%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (6.78%) IIS
4 3 (5.08%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (3.39%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS Office
2 2 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (28.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (27.12%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (8.47%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (6.78%) IaaS
5 3 (5.08%) GitHub
6 2 (3.39%) Amazon S3
6 2 (3.39%) SaaS
7 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.25%) Internet
2 7 (11.86%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (11.86%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (11.86%) Unified Communications
2 7 (11.86%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (10.17%) FWSM
4 3 (5.08%) DNS
4 3 (5.08%) LAN
4 3 (5.08%) WAN
5 2 (3.39%) Firewall
6 1 (1.69%) Network Security
6 1 (1.69%) SMS
6 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (52.54%) SQL Server
2 13 (22.03%) Big Data
3 12 (20.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 12 (20.34%) MySQL
4 11 (18.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (18.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (16.95%) NoSQL
6 9 (15.25%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (15.25%) SQL Server 2014
7 8 (13.56%) Endeca
8 7 (11.86%) Hadoop
8 7 (11.86%) MongoDB
8 7 (11.86%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (10.17%) Relational Database
10 5 (8.47%) MS Access
11 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
12 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.47%) Visual Studio
3 4 (6.78%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.08%) Hudson
4 3 (5.08%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (5.08%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.39%) Ant
5 2 (3.39%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.39%) Gradle
General
1 4 (6.78%) Marketing
2 2 (3.39%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (35.59%) Developer
2 14 (23.73%) DBA
3 12 (20.34%) .NET Developer
4 11 (18.64%) Senior Developer
5 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (16.95%) AWS Developer
5 10 (16.95%) Azure Developer
5 10 (16.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (16.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (16.95%) C# Developer
5 10 (16.95%) Senior .NET Developer
5 10 (16.95%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (16.95%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 10 (16.95%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (16.95%) Senior C# Developer
5 10 (16.95%) SQL DBA
6 9 (15.25%) Architect
7 7 (11.86%) Big Data Developer
7 7 (11.86%) Senior Big Data Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (38.98%) .NET
2 17 (28.81%) Web Services
3 13 (22.03%) AngularJS
4 12 (20.34%) ASP.NET
4 12 (20.34%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (18.64%) CSS
5 11 (18.64%) HTML
5 11 (18.64%) JMS
6 10 (16.95%) XML
6 10 (16.95%) XSLT
7 9 (15.25%) J2EE
7 9 (15.25%) Spring
8 8 (13.56%) Hibernate
8 8 (13.56%) JDBC
8 8 (13.56%) JMX
8 8 (13.56%) JSP
8 8 (13.56%) Servlets
8 8 (13.56%) SOAP
8 8 (13.56%) Struts
9 3 (5.08%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Data Centre
2 9 (15.25%) Mobile App
3 8 (13.56%) iPad
3 8 (13.56%) Virtual Team
4 7 (11.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (6.78%) Clustering
6 3 (5.08%) Blog
6 3 (5.08%) Public Cloud
6 3 (5.08%) User Experience
7 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.39%) Replication
8 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.69%) AS400
8 1 (1.69%) PMI
8 1 (1.69%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.42%) Windows
2 11 (18.64%) Windows Server
3 8 (13.56%) Linux
4 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.69%) Solaris
5 1 (1.69%) Unix
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.59%) E-Commerce
2 12 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (20.34%) Migration
2 12 (20.34%) MVC
2 12 (20.34%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (16.95%) Data Migration
4 9 (15.25%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (15.25%) Scrum
4 9 (15.25%) Web Design
5 8 (13.56%) B2B
5 8 (13.56%) B2C
5 8 (13.56%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (13.56%) Content Management
5 8 (13.56%) DevOps
5 8 (13.56%) Load Testing
5 8 (13.56%) Software Architecture
5 8 (13.56%) TDD
6 6 (10.17%) CRM
6 6 (10.17%) Data Cleansing
6 6 (10.17%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.29%) C#
2 18 (30.51%) SQL
3 14 (23.73%) Java
4 13 (22.03%) JavaScript
5 10 (16.95%) T-SQL
6 5 (8.47%) PHP
7 3 (5.08%) Perl
7 3 (5.08%) Python
7 3 (5.08%) Ruby
7 3 (5.08%) Scala
7 3 (5.08%) VB
8 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.39%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.69%) RPG
9 1 (1.69%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.08%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.64%) QA
2 2 (3.39%) ISO 14001
2 2 (3.39%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.69%) Shibboleth
3 1 (1.69%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.69%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (1.69%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.69%) OpenAM
2 1 (1.69%) OpenSSO
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.69%) Sun Identity Manager
Vendors
1 16 (27.12%) Microsoft
2 13 (22.03%) Oracle
3 9 (15.25%) Xamarin
4 8 (13.56%) ATG
4 8 (13.56%) Cisco
5 7 (11.86%) CheckPoint
5 7 (11.86%) F5
5 7 (11.86%) SolarWinds
6 3 (5.08%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.08%) VMware
7 2 (3.39%) EMC
8 1 (1.69%) ForgeRock
8 1 (1.69%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.69%) Juniper
8 1 (1.69%) SAP
8 1 (1.69%) Sun
8 1 (1.69%) Veeam
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