The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
High Availability
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 42 47 34
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Contract jobs citing High Availability 15 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.94% 0.76% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.55% 1.01% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 2
Median daily rate £344 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% -
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 £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
423 396 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 82.78% 75.43% 75.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 271 155
Median daily rate £425 £410 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £587 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 20 9
Median hourly rate £21.50 £13.00 £15.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.38% -17.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £9.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.80 £25.00 £19.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

High Availability
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

High Availability Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

High Availability
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing High Availability across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

High Availability Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

High Availability
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

High Availability Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

High Availability
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 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
Sheffield +3 9 £338 -32.50% 2
Rotherham - 6 £344 -
High Availability
Yorkshire

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 11 (45.83%) Migration
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
3 7 (29.17%) Java
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
4 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (20.83%) F5
4 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
4 5 (20.83%) Linux
4 5 (20.83%) Cisco
5 4 (16.67%) Windows
5 4 (16.67%) Clustering
5 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 4 (16.67%) Marketing
5 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 3 (12.50%) FCoE
6 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
6 3 (12.50%) DevOps
6 3 (12.50%) NX-OS
6 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
6 3 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (12.50%) WebSphere
6 3 (12.50%) Load Balancing
6 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.50%) TDD
6 3 (12.50%) Brocade

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 3 (12.50%) WebSphere
1 3 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (8.33%) Apache
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.17%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
3 1 (4.17%) Quickr
3 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.17%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (12.50%) FCoE
1 3 (12.50%) HTTP
1 3 (12.50%) NetScaler
1 3 (12.50%) NX-OS
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) Internet
2 2 (8.33%) Network Security
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) LDAP
3 1 (4.17%) Skype
3 1 (4.17%) SSL
3 1 (4.17%) VoIP
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (8.33%) Couchbase
4 2 (8.33%) Informix
4 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (8.33%) MySQL
4 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 7
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) GoCD
2 2 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 4 (16.67%) Marketing
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) DBA
1 7 (29.17%) SQL DBA
2 5 (20.83%) Migration Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Data Migration Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Data Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Data Centre Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Exchange Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Salesforce Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Server Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) WebSphere Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) REST
1 3 (12.50%) XML
2 2 (8.33%) Dropwizard
2 2 (8.33%) J2EE
2 2 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (8.33%) Visualforce
2 2 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) JDBC
3 1 (4.17%) JMS
3 1 (4.17%) JSON
3 1 (4.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Clustering
2 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) RIA
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) DataPower
4 1 (4.17%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) CoreOS
4 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Migration
2 4 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.50%) BDD
3 3 (12.50%) DevOps
3 3 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 3 (12.50%) TDD
4 2 (8.33%) CRM
4 2 (8.33%) Email Marketing
4 2 (8.33%) Load Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (8.33%) OO
4 2 (8.33%) OOP
4 2 (8.33%) Pair Programming
4 2 (8.33%) Scrum
4 2 (8.33%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) Java
3 2 (8.33%) Apex Code
3 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.33%) Python
3 2 (8.33%) Ruby
3 2 (8.33%) SOQL
4 1 (4.17%) Jython
4 1 (4.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) MCSA
1 2 (8.33%) MCSE
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.17%) Docker
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) Ansible
2 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco
1 5 (20.83%) F5
2 3 (12.50%) Brocade
2 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) Atlassian
3 2 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.17%) IBM
4 1 (4.17%) Lotus
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat