The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
High Availability
Rank 54 48 45
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing High Availability 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.82% 0.27% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 0.39% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
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£325 £610 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.72% +35.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £350 £428
% change year-on-year
+3.21% -18.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
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 West Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
398 259 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 81.22% 69.81% 74.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 176 206
Average daily rate £400 £330 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -10.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £220 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 17
Average hourly rate £50.00 £26.98 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.35% -22.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.16% -14.51%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

High Availability
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

High Availability Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

High Availability
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 3 August 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
Crawley -2 3 £325 -46.72%
High Availability
South East

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Big Data
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (25.00%) MuleSoft
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Big Data
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) DBA
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server DBA
1 3 (75.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
1 1 (25.00%) MuleSoft