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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 77 53 40
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -13
Contract jobs citing High Availability 7 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.92% 1.07% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.27% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Median daily rate £371 £313 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.80% -
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
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
684 474 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 90.24% 84.64% 72.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 316 142
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 18
Median hourly rate £43.00 £44.95 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.33% +28.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £20.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.60 £50.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley - 5 £371 -
Gatwick +5 2 £365 +8.14%
High Availability
South East

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 14 (87.50%) Oracle
1 14 (87.50%) Solaris
1 14 (87.50%) Veritas
2 11 (68.75%) Sun
3 9 (56.25%) Linux
4 8 (50.00%) SAN
4 8 (50.00%) StorageTek
4 8 (50.00%) Unix
4 8 (50.00%) VLDB
4 8 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (50.00%) NetBackup
4 8 (50.00%) Brocade
4 8 (50.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 8 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 8 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 8 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (43.75%) Red Hat
5 7 (43.75%) MySQL
5 7 (43.75%) EMC
5 7 (43.75%) Red Hat Satellite
5 7 (43.75%) GlusterFS
5 7 (43.75%) EMC VMAX
6 6 (37.50%) Degree
6 6 (37.50%) Migration
7 5 (31.25%) Oracle ZFS
8 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
8 2 (12.50%) OLTP

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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
1 8 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (6.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) VLDB
2 7 (43.75%) MySQL
3 2 (12.50%) OLTP
4 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.25%) JUnit
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Administrator
2 8 (50.00%) Unix Administrator
3 6 (37.50%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (37.50%) Solaris Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Server Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Application Development Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Application Development Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Development Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Development Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Product Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Product Development Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Product Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Django
1 1 (6.25%) Guice
1 1 (6.25%) Play Framework
1 1 (6.25%) REST
1 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (6.25%) Sensu
1 1 (6.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (43.75%) EMC VMAX
3 2 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Solaris
2 9 (56.25%) Linux
3 8 (50.00%) Unix
4 7 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Android
5 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (37.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Android Development
4 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) iOS Development
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (6.25%) Network Design
4 1 (6.25%) Open Source
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C#
1 1 (6.25%) Java
1 1 (6.25%) Python
1 1 (6.25%) Ruby
1 1 (6.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 7 (43.75%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 8 (50.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 7 (43.75%) Red Hat Satellite
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (6.25%) Ganglia
4 1 (6.25%) Nagios
4 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Oracle
1 14 (87.50%) Veritas
2 11 (68.75%) Sun
3 8 (50.00%) Brocade
3 8 (50.00%) StorageTek
4 7 (43.75%) EMC
4 7 (43.75%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.25%) Google