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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 44 50 38
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Contract jobs citing High Availability 4 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.86% 1.07% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.32% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Average daily rate £366 £313 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.20% +78.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
-12.94% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £27.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+49.09% -19.11%
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
396 379 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 85.34% 80.81% 76.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 237 168
Average daily rate £400 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 24 15
Average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -8 2 £408 +30.40%
Gatwick - 1 £366 -
Worthing - 1 - -
High Availability
South East

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Unix
3 4 (44.44%) Apache
3 4 (44.44%) Tomcat
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) Perl
3 4 (44.44%) J2EE
3 4 (44.44%) Middleware
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) Service Management
3 4 (44.44%) F5
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) Solaris
4 3 (33.33%) LDAP
5 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 2 (22.22%) MySQL
5 2 (22.22%) VLDB
5 2 (22.22%) Sun
5 2 (22.22%) EMC
5 2 (22.22%) SAN
5 2 (22.22%) StorageTek
5 2 (22.22%) Veritas
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (22.22%) NetBackup
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) Brocade

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (44.44%) Apache
1 4 (44.44%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
1 3 (33.33%) LDAP
1 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (22.22%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) HTTP
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) Intranet
3 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
1 2 (22.22%) VLDB
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Applications Support
2 3 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Applications Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Web Applications Support
3 2 (22.22%) Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Application Development Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Application Development Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Development Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Development Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile Product Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Product Development Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Product Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Web Applications Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Web Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) J2EE
1 4 (44.44%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) Django
2 1 (11.11%) Guice
2 1 (11.11%) Play Framework
2 1 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (11.11%) Sensu
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
2 1 (11.11%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 2 (22.22%) EMC VMAX
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Unix
3 3 (33.33%) Solaris
4 2 (22.22%) Android
4 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Service Management
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Android Development
3 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) iOS Development
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) Network Design
4 1 (11.11%) Open Source
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
1 4 (44.44%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby
2 1 (11.11%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) GlusterFS
1 2 (22.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) NetBackup
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle ZFS
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (22.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (11.11%) Ganglia
2 1 (11.11%) Nagios
2 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) F5
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Brocade
3 2 (22.22%) EMC
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) StorageTek
3 2 (22.22%) Sun
3 2 (22.22%) Veritas
4 1 (11.11%) FatWire
4 1 (11.11%) Google