The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
High Availability
Rank 145 116 -
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -
Contract jobs citing High Availability 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.063% 0.12% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.080% 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£344 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2500 1835 1713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 78.86% 76.36% 75.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1752 1142 942
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 55 78
Average hourly rate £15.36 £15.39 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.19% -58.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.41 £10.26 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.60 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing High Availability across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

High Availability
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing High Availability across the Yorkshire region.

High Availability Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

High Availability
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing High Availability across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

High Availability Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

High Availability
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing High Availability across the Yorkshire region.

High Availability Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

High Availability
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
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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
West Yorkshire -29 2 £344 - 3
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) Lync
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) AirWatch
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (14.29%) Use Case
4 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
4 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (14.29%) Lync
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) DBA
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) SQL DBA
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 1 (14.29%) Statistics
1 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Use Case
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MCTS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certified Master
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle