The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Sussex region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
High Availability
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing High Availability 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.27% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £525 £360
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +45.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 - £57.50
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
274 306 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 74.66% 69.86% 67.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 205 201
Average daily rate £375 £384 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.28% +22.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 12
Average hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £17.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.10 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
High Availability
South East

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
Top 11 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) DTS
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Database Security
2 1 (50.00%) BCP
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) DTS
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
1 1 (50.00%) SQL DBA
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Database Security
2 1 (50.00%) BCP
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL