The table below looks at the statistics for PowerHA skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerHA over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM PowerHA
Rank 605 626 632
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +6
Contract jobs citing PowerHA 22 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.020% 0.030%
As % of the System Software category 0.34% 0.20% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 10
Median daily rate £450 £513 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% +18.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £503 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £523 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £525 £431
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +21.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £38.00 - £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 - £39.50

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

System Software Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
6437 5467 5831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.83% 9.99% 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4009 3167 3200
Median daily rate £400 £375 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £348
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 464 622 732
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £41.05 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

PowerHA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing PowerHA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

PowerHA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PowerHA
Daily Rate Trend

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

PowerHA Daily Rate Trend in the UK

PowerHA
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerHA within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

PowerHA Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

PowerHA
Hourly Rate Trend

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

PowerHA Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

PowerHA
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerHA within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

PowerHA Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

PowerHA
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerHA within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 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
England -2 8 £365 -28.78% 8
North West +9 7 £365 - 5
Glasgow - 7 £400 -
Wales - 7 £525 -
Scotland - 7 £400 -
Manchester - 6 £365 - 4
Swansea - 6 £575 -
West Wales - 6 £575 -
Cheshire +15 1 - - 1
London -4 1 - -
Knutsford - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 £525 -

PowerHA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PowerHA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for PowerHA.

1 29 (100.00%) AIX
2 25 (86.21%) Unix
3 20 (68.97%) IBM
4 15 (51.72%) Linux
5 13 (44.83%) Clustering
6 12 (41.38%) High Availability
7 9 (31.03%) Migration
8 7 (24.14%) Symantec
8 7 (24.14%) Red Hat
8 7 (24.14%) Tivoli
8 7 (24.14%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 7 (24.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 7 (24.14%) Apache
8 7 (24.14%) MS Exchange
8 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
8 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
8 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
8 7 (24.14%) Windows
8 7 (24.14%) Perl
8 7 (24.14%) Oracle
8 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
8 7 (24.14%) WebLogic
8 7 (24.14%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (24.14%) VMware
8 7 (24.14%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (24.14%) Nessus
8 7 (24.14%) Korn
8 7 (24.14%) IT Governance
8 7 (24.14%) JIRA

PowerHA
Top Related IT Skills 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 7 (24.14%) Apache
1 7 (24.14%) Confluence
1 7 (24.14%) MS Exchange
1 7 (24.14%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
2 6 (20.69%) Firewall
2 6 (20.69%) Network Security
3 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) MongoDB
1 7 (24.14%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Jenkins
1 7 (24.14%) JIRA
1 7 (24.14%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Electronics
2 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.90%) Marketing
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Architect
2 7 (24.14%) Administrator
2 7 (24.14%) AIX Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) AIX Administrator
3 6 (20.69%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Unix Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Unix Systems Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Technical Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Digital Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Unix Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Unix Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.45%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Digital Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Digital Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) MCollective
2 6 (20.69%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) Clustering
2 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
2 6 (20.69%) HACMP
2 6 (20.69%) PKI
3 4 (13.79%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.45%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (3.45%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) AIX
2 25 (86.21%) Unix
3 15 (51.72%) Linux
4 7 (24.14%) Windows
4 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (13.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) High Availability
2 9 (31.03%) Migration
3 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (24.14%) IT Governance
4 5 (17.24%) People Management
4 5 (17.24%) Performance Management
4 5 (17.24%) Project Management
4 5 (17.24%) Trend Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
6 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.90%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (6.90%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.45%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) Bash Shell
1 7 (24.14%) Korn
1 7 (24.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
1 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
1 7 (24.14%) Hyper-V
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (20.69%) GPFS
3 1 (3.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (3.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Ansible
1 7 (24.14%) Nessus
1 7 (24.14%) Packer
1 7 (24.14%) Puppet
1 7 (24.14%) Rundeck
1 7 (24.14%) SCCM
1 7 (24.14%) Tivoli
1 7 (24.14%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 7 (24.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 7 (24.14%) Zenoss
2 1 (3.45%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) IBM
2 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (24.14%) Oracle
2 7 (24.14%) Red Hat
2 7 (24.14%) Sonatype
2 7 (24.14%) Symantec
2 7 (24.14%) VMware
3 3 (10.34%) SAP
4 1 (3.45%) Veritas
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