The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank - 68 59
Contract jobs citing High Availability 0 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 0.75% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.92% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 8
Median daily rate - £481 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.91%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 - £52.50
High Availability
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
403 654 664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 75.75% 81.95% 79.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 445 424
Median daily rate £388 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.16% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 22 11
Median hourly rate £41.50 £15.25 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+172.13% -39.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £12.35 £15.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £34.50 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales 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 Wales

High Availability
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

High Availability Daily Rate Trend in Wales

High Availability
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

High Availability Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

High Availability
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 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 Wales region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 2 (100.00%) InterSystems
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (100.00%) InterSystems Cache
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) HPUX
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) InterSystems Cache
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) HPUX Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) HPUX
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) InterSystems
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago