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 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 101 102 78
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -24
Contract jobs citing High Availability 45 45 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.54% 1.52% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 1.84% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 34 29
Average daily rate £375 £444 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.49% +38.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £514 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -16.66%
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
2399 2451 1907
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.85% 82.61% 76.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1684 1603 1258
Average daily rate £425 £368 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.64% +8.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 62 46
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £9.19 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.00 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 1 May 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 1 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
(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 -2 39 £375 -15.49% 16
South Yorkshire -7 4 £448 -9.36% 2
North Yorkshire +5 1 - - 1
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 43 (49.43%) Linux
2 38 (43.68%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (33.33%) Games
4 28 (32.18%) Red Hat
4 28 (32.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 27 (31.03%) PHP
6 26 (29.89%) JavaScript
7 25 (28.74%) Java
7 25 (28.74%) Shell Script
8 22 (25.29%) Python
9 21 (24.14%) ITIL
9 21 (24.14%) RabbitMQ
10 20 (22.99%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (20.69%) Change Management
12 17 (19.54%) TDD
13 15 (17.24%) Windows
13 15 (17.24%) Oracle
14 14 (16.09%) MySQL
14 14 (16.09%) Finance
15 12 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
15 12 (13.79%) VMware
15 12 (13.79%) Siebel
15 12 (13.79%) Windows Server
16 11 (12.64%) SQL Server
16 11 (12.64%) Clustering
17 10 (11.49%) Perl
17 10 (11.49%) SQL
17 10 (11.49%) DevOps
18 9 (10.34%) Data Centre
18 9 (10.34%) Cisco

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 7 (8.05%) Apache
2 5 (5.75%) Node.js
3 4 (4.60%) JBoss
4 3 (3.45%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.45%) WebLogic Portal
4 3 (3.45%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (3.45%) WebSphere Portal
5 2 (2.30%) FileNet
6 1 (1.15%) CloudStack
6 1 (1.15%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (1.15%) IIS
6 1 (1.15%) nginx
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.60%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.34%) Cisco Nexus
1 9 (10.34%) SAN
2 8 (9.20%) FWSM
3 7 (8.05%) Firewall
4 6 (6.90%) BGP
4 6 (6.90%) EIGRP
4 6 (6.90%) Internet
4 6 (6.90%) MPLS
4 6 (6.90%) OSPF
5 5 (5.75%) HSRP
5 5 (5.75%) VPN
5 5 (5.75%) VRRP
6 3 (3.45%) DNS
6 3 (3.45%) LDAP
7 2 (2.30%) DHCP
7 2 (2.30%) DMZ
8 1 (1.15%) HTTP
8 1 (1.15%) LAN
8 1 (1.15%) VXLAN
8 1 (1.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.09%) MySQL
2 11 (12.64%) SQL Server
3 8 (9.20%) MongoDB
3 8 (9.20%) Redis
4 7 (8.05%) RDBMS
4 7 (8.05%) Relational Database
5 6 (6.90%) Informix
6 4 (4.60%) NoSQL
6 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Jenkins
1 4 (4.60%) Selenium
2 3 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.45%) JIRA
3 2 (2.30%) Hudson
3 2 (2.30%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (2.30%) Subversion
4 1 (1.15%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.15%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.15%) Mockito
4 1 (1.15%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (33.33%) Games
2 14 (16.09%) Finance
3 5 (5.75%) Online Betting
4 1 (1.15%) Advertising
4 1 (1.15%) Banking
4 1 (1.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 39 (44.83%) Developer
2 20 (22.99%) Java Developer
3 15 (17.24%) Administrator
4 14 (16.09%) PHP Developer
4 14 (16.09%) Python Developer
5 13 (14.94%) JavaScript Developer
6 12 (13.79%) Siebel Administrator
7 8 (9.20%) Network Engineer
8 6 (6.90%) DBA
9 5 (5.75%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (5.75%) Linux Administrator
9 5 (5.75%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (5.75%) Senior Network Engineer
9 5 (5.75%) SQL DBA
10 4 (4.60%) Analyst
10 4 (4.60%) LAMP Developer
10 4 (4.60%) MongoDB Developer
10 4 (4.60%) Node.js Developer
10 4 (4.60%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 4 (4.60%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (24.14%) RabbitMQ
2 8 (9.20%) HTML
3 7 (8.05%) REST
4 6 (6.90%) LAMP
5 5 (5.75%) RESTful
6 4 (4.60%) HTML5
6 4 (4.60%) Java EE
7 3 (3.45%) .NET
7 3 (3.45%) Apache Wicket
7 3 (3.45%) ASP.NET
7 3 (3.45%) CSS
7 3 (3.45%) GWT
7 3 (3.45%) jQuery
7 3 (3.45%) JSF
7 3 (3.45%) Spring
7 3 (3.45%) Spring MVC
8 2 (2.30%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (2.30%) J2EE
8 2 (2.30%) Middleware
8 2 (2.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.99%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (12.64%) Clustering
3 9 (10.34%) Data Centre
4 6 (6.90%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (5.75%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.15%) CLARiiON
7 1 (1.15%) DataPower
7 1 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.15%) IBM XIV
7 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.15%) Replication
7 1 (1.15%) RIA
7 1 (1.15%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.15%) Symmetrix
7 1 (1.15%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 43 (49.43%) Linux
2 28 (32.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (17.24%) Windows
4 12 (13.79%) Windows Server
5 5 (5.75%) Unix
6 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.30%) Windows 2000
7 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.15%) AIX
8 1 (1.15%) SUSE
8 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (43.68%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (24.14%) ITIL
3 18 (20.69%) Change Management
4 17 (19.54%) TDD
5 10 (11.49%) DevOps
6 9 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (10.34%) Low Latency
7 8 (9.20%) MVC
7 8 (9.20%) Scrum
7 8 (9.20%) Software Engineering
8 7 (8.05%) Load Balancing
9 6 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (5.75%) API Development
10 5 (5.75%) Open Source
11 4 (4.60%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (4.60%) Microservices
11 4 (4.60%) Project Management
11 4 (4.60%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 27 (31.03%) PHP
2 26 (29.89%) JavaScript
3 25 (28.74%) Java
3 25 (28.74%) Shell Script
4 22 (25.29%) Python
5 10 (11.49%) Perl
5 10 (11.49%) SQL
6 8 (9.20%) Bash Shell
7 5 (5.75%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.45%) C#
8 3 (3.45%) Jython
9 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.15%) Ruby
10 1 (1.15%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (8.05%) CCNP
1 7 (8.05%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.45%) Degree
3 2 (2.30%) CCIE
3 2 (2.30%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (2.30%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.30%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.30%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.15%) CCDE
4 1 (1.15%) CCNA
4 1 (1.15%) CCSP
4 1 (1.15%) CISSP
4 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.15%) MCITP
4 1 (1.15%) MCSE
4 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) QA
System Software
1 12 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (10.34%) VMware ESX
3 5 (5.75%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.75%) vCloud
4 2 (2.30%) DFS Replication
5 1 (1.15%) Docker
5 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (4.60%) Puppet
2 3 (3.45%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.30%) Ansible
3 2 (2.30%) Cacti
3 2 (2.30%) Graphite
3 2 (2.30%) Nagios
3 2 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.30%) Opsview
3 2 (2.30%) SCCM
3 2 (2.30%) SCVMM
3 2 (2.30%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.15%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (1.15%) Cobbler
4 1 (1.15%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.15%) Terraform
Vendors
1 28 (32.18%) Red Hat
2 15 (17.24%) Oracle
3 12 (13.79%) Siebel
3 12 (13.79%) VMware
4 9 (10.34%) Cisco
5 6 (6.90%) Microsoft
6 5 (5.75%) HP
7 4 (4.60%) Veritas
8 3 (3.45%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.30%) Dell
9 2 (2.30%) F5
9 2 (2.30%) Fortinet
9 2 (2.30%) IBM
9 2 (2.30%) Palo Alto
10 1 (1.15%) EMC
10 1 (1.15%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.15%) Splunk
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Eden Lea UK Limited
Rate: Negotiable day rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Spring Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago