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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
High Availability
South East / West Sussex
Rank - 45 43
Contract jobs citing High Availability 0 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - 0.61% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.72% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Median daily rate - £425 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +36.00%
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 £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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
397 418 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 89.41% 84.96% 78.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 262 199
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 22 19
Median hourly rate £42.50 £33.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £23.50 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £37.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 24 January 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 19 (65.52%) JavaScript
1 19 (65.52%) Perl
1 19 (65.52%) Middleware
2 18 (62.07%) Oracle
2 18 (62.07%) WebLogic
2 18 (62.07%) WebCenter
3 17 (58.62%) Unix
4 15 (51.72%) Linux
5 13 (44.83%) Apache
5 13 (44.83%) Solaris
5 13 (44.83%) E-Commerce
6 12 (41.38%) Tomcat
7 11 (37.93%) J2EE
7 11 (37.93%) Service Management
8 8 (27.59%) TOGAF
8 8 (27.59%) ITIL
9 7 (24.14%) RDBMS
9 7 (24.14%) Internet
9 7 (24.14%) Red Hat
9 7 (24.14%) FatWire
9 7 (24.14%) Oracle Database
9 7 (24.14%) Relational Database
9 7 (24.14%) F5
10 5 (17.24%) HP
10 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
10 5 (17.24%) DNS
10 5 (17.24%) LDAP
11 3 (10.34%) IP Telephony
11 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
11 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure

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 18 (62.07%) WebLogic
2 13 (44.83%) Apache
3 12 (41.38%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.45%) CMS
4 1 (3.45%) IIS
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) Internet
2 5 (17.24%) DNS
2 5 (17.24%) LDAP
2 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.34%) IP Telephony
3 3 (10.34%) LAN
3 3 (10.34%) WAN
3 3 (10.34%) X.21
4 1 (3.45%) Intranet
4 1 (3.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle Database
1 7 (24.14%) RDBMS
1 7 (24.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (3.45%) Subversion
1 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Applications Support
2 16 (55.17%) Middleware Engineer
2 16 (55.17%) Support Engineer
2 16 (55.17%) Web Applications Support
3 15 (51.72%) Applications Engineer
3 15 (51.72%) Applications Support Engineer
3 15 (51.72%) Web Applications Engineer
3 15 (51.72%) Web Engineer
3 15 (51.72%) Web Support Engineer
4 10 (34.48%) Architect
5 4 (13.79%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Network Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Cloud Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Digital Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Digital Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Linux Support
8 1 (3.45%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (65.52%) Middleware
2 18 (62.07%) WebCenter
3 11 (37.93%) J2EE
4 1 (3.45%) .NET
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.45%) HTML
4 1 (3.45%) JSON
4 1 (3.45%) REST
4 1 (3.45%) SOAP
4 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
1 1 (3.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (58.62%) Unix
2 15 (51.72%) Linux
3 13 (44.83%) Solaris
4 3 (10.34%) Fedora
5 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) E-Commerce
2 11 (37.93%) Service Management
3 8 (27.59%) ITIL
3 8 (27.59%) TOGAF
4 3 (10.34%) ITSM
4 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.45%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Content Management
5 1 (3.45%) Data Architecture
5 1 (3.45%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.45%) DevOps
5 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.45%) Front End Development
5 1 (3.45%) Marketing Automation
5 1 (3.45%) MVC
5 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.45%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (3.45%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) JavaScript
1 19 (65.52%) Perl
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) Oracle
2 7 (24.14%) F5
2 7 (24.14%) FatWire
2 7 (24.14%) Red Hat
3 5 (17.24%) HP
4 3 (10.34%) 3PAR
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco
4 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.34%) VMware
5 1 (3.45%) Brocade
5 1 (3.45%) CA
5 1 (3.45%) EPiServer