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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
High Availability
Rank 119 109 114
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Contract jobs citing High Availability 5 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.20% 0.36% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.48% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
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£409 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.82% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £525 £388
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +35.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £155.00 -
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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
1894 1651 1557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 77.50% 74.37% 71.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1302 980 760
Average daily rate £375 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 33 73
Average hourly rate £15.76 £17.25 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.65% -14.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.45 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.20 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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
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 30 January 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 -4 4 £415 -2.35% 2
South Yorkshire - 1 £340 -
East Yorkshire - - - - 1
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) Clustering
4 7 (50.00%) Finance
5 6 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (35.71%) VMware
6 5 (35.71%) Cisco
6 5 (35.71%) Oracle
6 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
6 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
6 5 (35.71%) MCITP
6 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (35.71%) Lync
6 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
6 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
7 4 (28.57%) Office 365
7 4 (28.57%) Oracle BPM
7 4 (28.57%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (28.57%) Infor
7 4 (28.57%) Polycom
7 4 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (28.57%) Office Communications Server
7 4 (28.57%) PBX
7 4 (28.57%) VoIP

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
1 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
1 5 (35.71%) Lync
1 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (28.57%) Office Communications Server
2 4 (28.57%) Tuxedo
3 3 (21.43%) TeamSite
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle BPM
1 4 (28.57%) BusinessWorks
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (21.43%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) PBX
1 4 (28.57%) VoIP
1 4 (28.57%) MGCP
1 4 (28.57%) H.323
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) WLAN
2 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
2 1 (7.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
2 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) DBA
2 4 (28.57%) Applications Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Specialist
3 3 (21.43%) SQL DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Network Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) WSH
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
1 1 (7.14%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Clustering
2 4 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (7.14%) Replication
3 1 (7.14%) PKI
3 1 (7.14%) Statistics
3 1 (7.14%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
5 2 (14.29%) ETL
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL
6 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.14%) Network Design
6 1 (7.14%) Change Management
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Data Security
6 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (7.14%) Change Control
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
6 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (35.71%) MCITP
2 4 (28.57%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) MCTS
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (28.57%) Forefront TMG
2 4 (28.57%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 4 (28.57%) ISA Server
3 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (7.14%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Tivoli
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) SCOM
2 1 (7.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) VMware
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle
3 4 (28.57%) Infor
3 4 (28.57%) Polycom
3 4 (28.57%) TIBCO
3 4 (28.57%) Avaya
3 4 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) SAP
5 1 (7.14%) Remedy
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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