The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
High Availability
Rank 84 88 84
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing High Availability 4 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.29% 0.079% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.11% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 6
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£500 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £525 £350
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £155.00 -
High Availability
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1094 947 982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 79.33% 74.39% 73.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 608 507 494
Average daily rate £400 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £526
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 33 69
Average hourly rate £45.00 £21.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -44.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £11.25 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £175.00 £48.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

High Availability
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

High Availability Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

High Availability
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

High Availability Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

High Availability
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 January 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
Staines -1 1 £500 +53.84%
Egham - - - -
High Availability
South East

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Programme Management
2 3 (42.86%) Supplier Management
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Test Management
2 3 (42.86%) QA
3 2 (28.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (28.57%) UAG
3 2 (28.57%) Lync
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (28.57%) SCCM
3 2 (28.57%) SCOM
3 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) PKI
3 2 (28.57%) Application Packaging
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 2 (28.57%) DNS

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 2 (28.57%) Lync
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic Portal
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (14.29%) InterSystems Cache
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Programme Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Test Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Programme Test Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Systems Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) Application Packaging
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) PKI
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Programme Management
1 3 (42.86%) Supplier Management
1 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Test Management
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) VBScript
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Uniface
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (28.57%) UAG
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) SCOM
2 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
1 2 (28.57%) HP
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle