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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
High Availability
England / Yorkshire
Rank 90 93 114
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +21
Contract jobs citing High Availability 35 42 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.60% 1.50% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 1.84% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 28 15
Median daily rate £400 £368 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% -13.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £330 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £440 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £12.25 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.37% -
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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1813 2285 1958
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.67% 81.37% 80.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1190 1490 1363
Median daily rate £404 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 72 40
Median hourly rate £15.68 £19.50 £15.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.58% +23.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.20 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £45.00 £55.00
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 Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire 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 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 23 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
West Yorkshire +2 21 £438 +19.04% 7
South Yorkshire +4 15 £344 -31.25% 3
North Yorkshire +7 1 £360 -12.19%
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 20 (28.57%) Java
2 18 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (21.43%) Linux
3 15 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 14 (20.00%) SQL
4 14 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 14 (20.00%) TDD
4 14 (20.00%) Migration
5 13 (18.57%) Cisco
5 13 (18.57%) Puppet
6 12 (17.14%) F5
6 12 (17.14%) VMware
7 11 (15.71%) REST
7 11 (15.71%) Open Source
7 11 (15.71%) DevOps
8 10 (14.29%) Windows
8 10 (14.29%) MS Office
9 9 (12.86%) Clustering
9 9 (12.86%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (12.86%) Firewall
9 9 (12.86%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (12.86%) Low Latency
9 9 (12.86%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (12.86%) Microservices
9 9 (12.86%) Windows Server
10 8 (11.43%) PowerShell
10 8 (11.43%) Active Directory
11 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
11 7 (10.00%) HTTP
11 7 (10.00%) MySQL

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 6 (8.57%) Apache
1 6 (8.57%) IIS
2 4 (5.71%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.71%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.29%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.86%) CMS
5 1 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.43%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (1.43%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.43%) Quickr
5 1 (1.43%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.43%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.43%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 10 (14.29%) MS Office
2 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.86%) Force.com
3 2 (2.86%) Office 365
4 1 (1.43%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.86%) Firewall
2 7 (10.00%) HTTP
3 5 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (7.14%) FCoE
3 5 (7.14%) IPsec
3 5 (7.14%) NetScaler
3 5 (7.14%) NX-OS
3 5 (7.14%) VLAN
3 5 (7.14%) VPN
4 4 (5.71%) Internet
4 4 (5.71%) Network Security
5 2 (2.86%) AMQP
5 2 (2.86%) SAN
5 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.43%) LAN
6 1 (1.43%) LDAP
6 1 (1.43%) VoIP
6 1 (1.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 7 (10.00%) MySQL
3 7 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (8.57%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (8.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.71%) Informix
5 4 (5.71%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.86%) Couchbase
7 2 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.43%) DB2
8 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.43%) Redis
8 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 7
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.29%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.86%) GoCD
3 2 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.43%) Subversion
4 1 (1.43%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.43%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (5.71%) Marketing
2 3 (4.29%) Finance
3 2 (2.86%) Banking
3 2 (2.86%) Games
3 2 (2.86%) Legal
3 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.43%) iGaming
4 1 (1.43%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 12 (17.14%) DBA
1 12 (17.14%) Developer
2 10 (14.29%) SQL DBA
3 8 (11.43%) Architect
4 7 (10.00%) Network Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Team Leader
6 5 (7.14%) Administrator
6 5 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Lead Network Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Migration Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Network Team Leader
7 4 (5.71%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (5.71%) Data Migration Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Java Scala Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Scala Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Data Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.71%) REST
2 6 (8.57%) RESTful
3 5 (7.14%) AngularJS
3 5 (7.14%) CSS
3 5 (7.14%) HTML
3 5 (7.14%) Web Services
3 5 (7.14%) XML
4 4 (5.71%) CSS3
4 4 (5.71%) Dropwizard
4 4 (5.71%) HTML5
4 4 (5.71%) Node.js
5 3 (4.29%) .NET
5 3 (4.29%) J2EE
5 3 (4.29%) LAMP
6 2 (2.86%) Kafka
6 2 (2.86%) Play Framework
6 2 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (2.86%) Visualforce
7 1 (1.43%) LESS
7 1 (1.43%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) Clustering
2 7 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.14%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (5.71%) Private Cloud
4 4 (5.71%) RIA
5 2 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.86%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (2.86%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.86%) VCE vBlock
6 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.43%) DataPower
6 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.43%) FMCG
6 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.43%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.43%) Linux
2 10 (14.29%) Windows
3 9 (12.86%) Windows Server
4 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.86%) Unix
6 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.43%) Android
7 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.43%) CentOS
7 1 (1.43%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (20.00%) Migration
2 14 (20.00%) TDD
3 11 (15.71%) DevOps
3 11 (15.71%) Open Source
4 9 (12.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (12.86%) Low Latency
4 9 (12.86%) Microservices
5 7 (10.00%) BDD
5 7 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (10.00%) Load Balancing
6 6 (8.57%) API Development
6 6 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (7.14%) Configuration Management
7 5 (7.14%) ITIL
7 5 (7.14%) Service Delivery
8 4 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.71%) OO
8 4 (5.71%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (28.57%) Java
2 14 (20.00%) SQL
3 8 (11.43%) PowerShell
4 6 (8.57%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.57%) Python
4 6 (8.57%) Scala
5 4 (5.71%) Bash Shell
5 4 (5.71%) PHP
5 4 (5.71%) Ruby
5 4 (5.71%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.86%) Apex Code
6 2 (2.86%) Go
6 2 (2.86%) SOQL
7 1 (1.43%) ES6
7 1 (1.43%) Jython
7 1 (1.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (4.29%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.86%) MCSA
3 2 (2.86%) MCSE
3 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.43%) Degree
4 1 (1.43%) ISEB
4 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.71%) Docker
3 2 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.43%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.43%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (18.57%) Puppet
2 9 (12.86%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.29%) Ansible
3 3 (4.29%) Salt
4 2 (2.86%) SCCM
4 2 (2.86%) vRealize
5 1 (1.43%) Graphite
5 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.43%) Opsview
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.57%) Cisco
3 12 (17.14%) F5
3 12 (17.14%) VMware
4 5 (7.14%) Brocade
4 5 (7.14%) CheckPoint
4 5 (7.14%) Palo Alto
5 4 (5.71%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.86%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.86%) Citrix
6 2 (2.86%) IDERA
6 2 (2.86%) Oracle
6 2 (2.86%) RedGate
6 2 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.86%) Splunk
7 1 (1.43%) EMC
7 1 (1.43%) Hortonworks
7 1 (1.43%) IBM
7 1 (1.43%) Infoblox
7 1 (1.43%) Lotus