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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
High Availability
South East / West Sussex
Rank - 41 43
Contract jobs citing High Availability 0 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - 1.90% 2.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.22% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 14
Median daily rate - £366 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £44.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-32.00% +35.38%

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
416 405 401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 88.51% 85.62% 81.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 249 248
Median daily rate £438 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £265 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 23
Median hourly rate £45.87 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.80% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £15.40 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.10 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 10 (90.91%) Middleware
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) Perl
2 9 (81.82%) Oracle
2 9 (81.82%) WebLogic
2 9 (81.82%) WebCenter
3 8 (72.73%) E-Commerce
4 6 (54.55%) Unix
4 6 (54.55%) Apache
5 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
5 5 (45.45%) Linux
5 5 (45.45%) J2EE
6 4 (36.36%) ITIL
6 4 (36.36%) Solaris
6 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
6 4 (36.36%) Internet
6 4 (36.36%) Service Management
7 2 (18.18%) FatWire
7 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (18.18%) F5
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
7 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
7 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
7 2 (18.18%) DNS
7 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
7 2 (18.18%) LDAP
8 1 (9.09%) CRM
8 1 (9.09%) HTML
8 1 (9.09%) .NET
8 1 (9.09%) IIS

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 9 (81.82%) WebLogic
2 6 (54.55%) Apache
3 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (9.09%) CMS
4 1 (9.09%) EPiServer
4 1 (9.09%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Internet
2 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) LDAP
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
1 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
1 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Applications Support
2 7 (63.64%) Applications Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) Applications Support Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) Middleware Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) Support Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) Web Applications Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) Web Applications Support
2 7 (63.64%) Web Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) Web Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) Middleware
2 9 (81.82%) WebCenter
3 5 (45.45%) J2EE
4 1 (9.09%) .NET
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) JSON
4 1 (9.09%) REST
4 1 (9.09%) SOAP
4 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Unix
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Solaris
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) E-Commerce
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 1 (9.09%) Content Management
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Data Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing Automation
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
1 9 (81.82%) Perl
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
3 2 (18.18%) F5
3 2 (18.18%) FatWire
4 1 (9.09%) Brocade
4 1 (9.09%) CA