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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 90 106 92
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Contract jobs citing High Availability 47 20 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.67% 0.78% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 0.98% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 15 10
Average daily rate £375 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £301 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £422 £413
% change year-on-year
-12.29% +2.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £27.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+52.72% +6.79%
High Availability
England

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
2258 2048 1719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 80.27% 80.35% 75.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1501 1387 1027
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 48 35
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.72 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.65% -7.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.00 £35.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 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
West Yorkshire +13 35 £371 -12.64% 20
South Yorkshire -13 6 £500 +47.05% 1
North Yorkshire - 5 £410 - 4
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 41 (54.67%) Linux
2 31 (41.33%) Red Hat
3 30 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 27 (36.00%) Shell Script
5 24 (32.00%) ITIL
6 20 (26.67%) Change Management
6 20 (26.67%) Oracle
7 17 (22.67%) MySQL
7 17 (22.67%) Finance
8 16 (21.33%) SQL
8 16 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 15 (20.00%) Windows
10 13 (17.33%) VMware
10 13 (17.33%) DevOps
11 12 (16.00%) Windows Server
11 12 (16.00%) MongoDB
11 12 (16.00%) TDD
11 12 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (16.00%) Java
11 12 (16.00%) Siebel
12 11 (14.67%) Games
13 10 (13.33%) Perl
13 10 (13.33%) Clustering
13 10 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (12.00%) JavaScript
14 9 (12.00%) Apache
14 9 (12.00%) Cisco
14 9 (12.00%) Microsoft
14 9 (12.00%) Firewall

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 9 (12.00%) Apache
2 8 (10.67%) JBoss
3 6 (8.00%) Node.js
4 5 (6.67%) WebLogic
5 4 (5.33%) IIS
5 4 (5.33%) WebSphere
6 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.00%) WebLogic Portal
6 3 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (4.00%) WebSphere Portal
7 2 (2.67%) FileNet
7 2 (2.67%) nginx
8 1 (1.33%) CloudStack
8 1 (1.33%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (1.33%) Jetty
8 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) BASE24
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.33%) IaaS
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.00%) Firewall
1 9 (12.00%) SAN
2 7 (9.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (9.33%) FWSM
3 5 (6.67%) DNS
3 5 (6.67%) VPN
4 4 (5.33%) BGP
4 4 (5.33%) EIGRP
4 4 (5.33%) HSRP
4 4 (5.33%) Internet
4 4 (5.33%) MPLS
4 4 (5.33%) OSPF
4 4 (5.33%) VRRP
5 3 (4.00%) LDAP
5 3 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (2.67%) DHCP
6 2 (2.67%) DMZ
6 2 (2.67%) HTTP
6 2 (2.67%) LAN
6 2 (2.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.67%) MySQL
2 15 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (16.00%) MongoDB
4 8 (10.67%) Redis
4 8 (10.67%) Relational Database
4 8 (10.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (9.33%) RDBMS
5 7 (9.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (6.67%) Informix
6 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (4.00%) NoSQL
7 3 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (2.67%) NonStop SQL
8 2 (2.67%) OLTP
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (8.00%) JIRA
1 6 (8.00%) Selenium
2 5 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.33%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.00%) Subversion
5 2 (2.67%) Hudson
5 2 (2.67%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.33%) AccuRev
6 1 (1.33%) Ant
6 1 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.33%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.33%) JConsole
6 1 (1.33%) JMeter
6 1 (1.33%) JProfiler
6 1 (1.33%) Maven
6 1 (1.33%) Mockito
6 1 (1.33%) VisualVM
6 1 (1.33%) YourKit
General
1 17 (22.67%) Finance
2 11 (14.67%) Games
3 5 (6.67%) Online Betting
4 3 (4.00%) Banking
5 2 (2.67%) Legal
6 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (28.00%) Administrator
2 16 (21.33%) Developer
3 12 (16.00%) Siebel Administrator
4 10 (13.33%) DBA
5 8 (10.67%) SQL DBA
6 7 (9.33%) Network Engineer
7 6 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (8.00%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Java Developer
8 5 (6.67%) Node.js Developer
8 5 (6.67%) PHP Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) LAMP Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Middleware Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) SQL Server DBA
9 4 (5.33%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.00%) Middleware
2 7 (9.33%) LAMP
3 6 (8.00%) Java EE
4 4 (5.33%) Apache Wicket
4 4 (5.33%) GWT
4 4 (5.33%) HTML
4 4 (5.33%) JSF
4 4 (5.33%) Spring
4 4 (5.33%) Spring MVC
4 4 (5.33%) Web Services
5 3 (4.00%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (4.00%) CSS
5 3 (4.00%) REST
6 2 (2.67%) .NET
6 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.67%) COM+
6 2 (2.67%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (2.67%) RESTful
6 2 (2.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) Clustering
1 10 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (9.33%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.67%) PKI
4 2 (2.67%) Replication
4 2 (2.67%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.33%) CESG
5 1 (1.33%) DataPower
5 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.33%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 41 (54.67%) Linux
2 30 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (20.00%) Windows
4 12 (16.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (6.67%) Unix
5 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.67%) Solaris
6 2 (2.67%) Windows 2000
6 2 (2.67%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.33%) AIX
7 1 (1.33%) CentOS
7 1 (1.33%) Debian
7 1 (1.33%) SUSE
7 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.00%) ITIL
2 20 (26.67%) Change Management
3 16 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (17.33%) DevOps
5 12 (16.00%) TDD
6 9 (12.00%) Scrum
7 8 (10.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (10.67%) Software Engineering
8 7 (9.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (8.00%) Load Balancing
9 6 (8.00%) MVC
9 6 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (8.00%) Project Management
9 6 (8.00%) SDLC
10 5 (6.67%) Configuration Management
10 5 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (6.67%) Low Latency
11 4 (5.33%) OO
11 4 (5.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 27 (36.00%) Shell Script
2 16 (21.33%) SQL
3 12 (16.00%) Java
4 10 (13.33%) Perl
5 9 (12.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (10.67%) Bash Shell
7 7 (9.33%) T-SQL
8 5 (6.67%) PHP
8 5 (6.67%) PowerShell
9 3 (4.00%) Jython
10 2 (2.67%) C#
10 2 (2.67%) Python
11 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) CCNP
1 5 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.67%) CCIE
3 2 (2.67%) CCSP
3 2 (2.67%) CISSP
3 2 (2.67%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (2.67%) Degree
3 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) CCNA
4 1 (1.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) ISO 8583
1 2 (2.67%) ISO20022
1 2 (2.67%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (12.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (9.33%) VMware ESX
4 5 (6.67%) vCloud
5 2 (2.67%) DFS Replication
5 2 (2.67%) Docker
6 1 (1.33%) FreeRADIUS
6 1 (1.33%) NFS
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (6.67%) Puppet
2 4 (5.33%) Cacti
2 4 (5.33%) Nagios
3 3 (4.00%) Graphite
3 3 (4.00%) Opsview
3 3 (4.00%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (2.67%) Ansible
4 2 (2.67%) Cobbler
4 2 (2.67%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (2.67%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.67%) NetCrunch
4 2 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.67%) SCCM
4 2 (2.67%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.33%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.33%) logstash
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 31 (41.33%) Red Hat
2 20 (26.67%) Oracle
3 13 (17.33%) VMware
4 12 (16.00%) Siebel
5 9 (12.00%) Cisco
5 9 (12.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (8.00%) HP
7 4 (5.33%) Palo Alto
7 4 (5.33%) SolarWinds
8 3 (4.00%) Dell
8 3 (4.00%) IBM
8 3 (4.00%) Splunk
9 2 (2.67%) EMC
9 2 (2.67%) F5
9 2 (2.67%) Fortinet
9 2 (2.67%) LANDesk
9 2 (2.67%) Veritas
10 1 (1.33%) Percona
10 1 (1.33%) Rackspace
10 1 (1.33%) SaltStack
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