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 3 May 2016 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 54 46 25
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -21
Contract jobs citing High Availability 4 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.73% 1.22% 4.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 1.55% 6.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 7
Median daily rate £448 £494 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.36% +41.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £255 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £538 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
- +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
High Availability
Yorkshire

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
436 387 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 80.00% 78.98% 61.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 268 123
Median daily rate £450 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 15
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £7.69 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

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
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 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -19 3 £420 -16.00% 1
High Availability
Yorkshire

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Unix
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) Perl
3 3 (37.50%) LDAP
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (37.50%) WebLogic Portal
3 3 (37.50%) Clustering
3 3 (37.50%) Jython
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (37.50%) WebSphere Portal
4 2 (25.00%) DFS Replication
4 2 (25.00%) Puppet
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) SCCM
4 2 (25.00%) SCVMM
4 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008

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 (37.50%) WebLogic
1 3 (37.50%) WebLogic Portal
1 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
1 3 (37.50%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (37.50%) WebSphere Portal
2 2 (25.00%) FileNet
3 1 (12.50%) Apache
3 1 (12.50%) CloudStack
3 1 (12.50%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (12.50%) IIS
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) LDAP
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) DMZ
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
2 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Tester
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) OAT Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Clustering
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Unix
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) AIX
4 1 (12.50%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) Security Patching
2 2 (25.00%) Server Building
3 1 (12.50%) Benchmarking
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) Jython
1 3 (37.50%) Perl
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CTC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) DFS Replication
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
1 2 (25.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (12.50%) Ansible
2 1 (12.50%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) Dell
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Veritas
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