The table below looks at the prevalence of the term HACMP in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HACMP over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM High Availability Cluster Multiprocessing (HACMP)
Rank 567 578 539
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -39
Contract jobs citing HACMP 27 22 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.040% 0.041%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 9
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£466 £300 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.16% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £484 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £477 £300 £376
% change year-on-year
+58.83% -20.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16828 17126 14998
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.20% 31.02% 30.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10345 10546 8944
Average daily rate £425 £405 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £236 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 636 660 681
Average hourly rate £18.90 £21.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.09% -2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.25 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +1.17%

HACMP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HACMP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

HACMP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

HACMP
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HACMP within the UK.

HACMP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

HACMP
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HACMP within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

HACMP Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

HACMP
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HACMP within the UK.

HACMP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

HACMP
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HACMP within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 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
England +6 27 £466 +55.16% 1
South East 0 18 £488 +21.87% 1
Kent +3 7 £488 +2.63% 1
Hampshire -10 7 - -
London +9 6 £450 -
Tonbridge - 5 £488 -
Buckinghamshire +3 4 £369 -
Winchester -8 4 - -
Milton Keynes -2 3 £369 -
City of London - 3 £450 -
North West -20 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £350 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £350 -
East of England - 1 £350 -

HACMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing HACMP 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 HACMP.

1 31 (75.61%) UNIX
2 30 (73.17%) AIX
3 28 (68.29%) Clustering
4 25 (60.98%) Linux
5 24 (58.54%) Veritas
6 21 (51.22%) Solaris
7 20 (48.78%) Windows
8 19 (46.34%) SAN
8 19 (46.34%) IBM
9 18 (43.90%) Perl
10 17 (41.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 16 (39.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 16 (39.02%) VMware
12 15 (36.59%) Shell Script
13 14 (34.15%) Disaster Recovery
13 14 (34.15%) Red Hat
14 13 (31.71%) TCP/IP
14 13 (31.71%) HP
14 13 (31.71%) LDAP
14 13 (31.71%) GPFS
15 12 (29.27%) Root Cause Analysis
15 12 (29.27%) DNS
16 11 (26.83%) Tivoli
16 11 (26.83%) Oracle
16 11 (26.83%) Bash Shell
16 11 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
17 10 (24.39%) Veritas Volume Manager
17 10 (24.39%) C
17 10 (24.39%) HPUX
17 10 (24.39%) EMC

HACMP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing HACMP 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 HACMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.76%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.32%) WebLogic
2 3 (7.32%) IIS
2 3 (7.32%) JBoss
3 1 (2.44%) CICS
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Project
1 3 (7.32%) MS Office
1 3 (7.32%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (46.34%) SAN
2 13 (31.71%) TCP/IP
2 13 (31.71%) LDAP
3 12 (29.27%) DNS
4 8 (19.51%) Firewall
5 7 (17.07%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (9.76%) NAS
7 3 (7.32%) LAN
7 3 (7.32%) Kerberos
7 3 (7.32%) VLAN
8 2 (4.88%) VPN
8 2 (4.88%) WAN
9 1 (2.44%) SSL
9 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) MySQL
2 4 (9.76%) OLTP
3 3 (7.32%) DB2
3 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (7.32%) SQLPlus
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.44%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Banking
3 3 (7.32%) Retail
4 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (17.07%) Software Engineer
1 7 (17.07%) Administrator
2 6 (14.63%) Consultant
3 5 (12.20%) UNIX Administrator
4 4 (9.76%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (9.76%) UNIX Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) UNIX Consultant
5 3 (7.32%) Linux Consultant
5 3 (7.32%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.44%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Mainframe Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Designer
7 1 (2.44%) UNIX Support
7 1 (2.44%) UNIX Technical Specialist
7 1 (2.44%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (2.44%) DB2 DBA
7 1 (2.44%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (7.32%) .NET
2 2 (4.88%) Middleware
3 1 (2.44%) HTML
3 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (68.29%) Clustering
2 11 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (14.63%) N-Tier
4 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.88%) Open Source
6 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.44%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.44%) Replication
6 1 (2.44%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.44%) LPAR
6 1 (2.44%) DLPAR
6 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (75.61%) UNIX
2 30 (73.17%) AIX
3 25 (60.98%) Linux
4 21 (51.22%) Solaris
5 20 (48.78%) Windows
6 17 (41.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (24.39%) HPUX
8 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (19.51%) NetWare
9 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (7.32%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (2.44%) zOS
10 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (29.27%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
4 6 (14.63%) ITIL
5 5 (12.20%) Project Management
5 5 (12.20%) Service Management
5 5 (12.20%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (12.20%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (7.32%) Document Management
6 3 (7.32%) Migration
6 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
6 3 (7.32%) Risk Management
6 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.32%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (7.32%) Change Control
6 3 (7.32%) Coaching
7 2 (4.88%) Requirements Management
7 2 (4.88%) Change Management
7 2 (4.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (43.90%) Perl
2 15 (36.59%) Shell Script
3 11 (26.83%) Bash Shell
4 10 (24.39%) C
5 9 (21.95%) C++
5 9 (21.95%) Java
6 8 (19.51%) SQL
6 8 (19.51%) Python
6 8 (19.51%) Korn
7 3 (7.32%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.44%) COBOL
8 1 (2.44%) JCL
8 1 (2.44%) AWK
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) IBM AIX Certification
3 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (39.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 13 (31.71%) GPFS
3 10 (24.39%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 9 (21.95%) NFS
5 8 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
7 4 (9.76%) vSphere
8 3 (7.32%) OCFS2
9 2 (4.88%) PowerHA
9 2 (4.88%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (2.44%) RACF
10 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (26.83%) Tivoli
2 9 (21.95%) Puppet
2 9 (21.95%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (17.07%) NetBackup
4 3 (7.32%) OpenView
4 3 (7.32%) Control-M
5 1 (2.44%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
5 1 (2.44%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (2.44%) Tivoli NetView
5 1 (2.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 24 (58.54%) Veritas
2 19 (46.34%) IBM
3 16 (39.02%) VMware
4 14 (34.15%) Red Hat
5 13 (31.71%) HP
6 11 (26.83%) Oracle
7 10 (24.39%) EMC
8 8 (19.51%) Symantec
9 7 (17.07%) Compaq
9 7 (17.07%) Hitachi
9 7 (17.07%) NetApp
10 6 (14.63%) Dell
10 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
10 6 (14.63%) Sun
11 3 (7.32%) Intel
12 1 (2.44%) Cisco
12 1 (2.44%) Business Objects
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