Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for High Availability skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited High Availability over the 6 months to 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

High Availability
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 42 50
Rank change year-on-year +9 +8 +1
Contract jobs citing High Availability 16 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 3.22% 3.50% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.66% 4.06% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 2
Bracknell median daily rate £263 £513 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -48.76% +36.67% -
10th Percentile £251 £425 £333
90th Percentile £278 £574 £398
Berkshire median daily rate £313 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -30.56% +5.88% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £19.25 £19.50
% change year-on-year -37.66% -1.28% +11.43%

High Availability is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 437 493 439
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 87.93% 86.19% 80.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 244 198
Bracknell median daily rate £400 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +9.68% +3.33%
10th Percentile £153 £208 £161
90th Percentile £550 £538 £506
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £388
% change year-on-year +3.03% +6.45% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 60 50
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -54.55% +83.33%
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £24.06
% change year-on-year - -37.66% +37.49%

High Availability
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

Job postings citing High Availability as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bracknell.

Job vacancy trend for High Availability in Bracknell

High Availability
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for High Availability in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 10 (62.50%) Avaya
1 10 (62.50%) Avaya Certification
1 10 (62.50%) BCP
1 10 (62.50%) Business Continuity
1 10 (62.50%) Business Continuity Planning
2 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (56.25%) Workforce Optimisation
2 9 (56.25%) VMware
2 9 (56.25%) WFM
3 8 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (25.00%) BDD
4 4 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
4 4 (25.00%) TDD
4 4 (25.00%) JMeter
4 4 (25.00%) Python
5 3 (18.75%) OOP
5 3 (18.75%) OO
5 3 (18.75%) Java
5 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 3 (18.75%) Ant
5 3 (18.75%) Web Services
5 3 (18.75%) XML
5 3 (18.75%) HTTP
5 3 (18.75%) Project Management
5 3 (18.75%) HP
5 3 (18.75%) CMS
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Content Management
5 3 (18.75%) Maven
5 3 (18.75%) Ruby

High Availability
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 3 (18.75%) CMS
1 3 (18.75%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) JMeter
2 3 (18.75%) Ant
2 3 (18.75%) Apache Ivy
2 3 (18.75%) Bitbucket
2 3 (18.75%) eggPlant
2 3 (18.75%) Gatling
2 3 (18.75%) Gradle
2 3 (18.75%) Maven
2 3 (18.75%) NeoLoad
2 3 (18.75%) Selenium
2 3 (18.75%) WebDriver
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Technical Leader
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Avaya Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Tester
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Performance Tester
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Tester
3 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Avaya Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Avaya Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Business Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Communications Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) JSON
1 3 (18.75%) React
1 3 (18.75%) REST
1 3 (18.75%) Web Services
1 3 (18.75%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) Middleware
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) AIX
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (6.25%) SUSE
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) BCP
1 10 (62.50%) Business Continuity
1 10 (62.50%) Business Continuity Planning
2 9 (56.25%) WFM
2 9 (56.25%) Workforce Optimisation
3 4 (25.00%) BDD
3 4 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
3 4 (25.00%) TDD
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Content Management
4 3 (18.75%) OO
4 3 (18.75%) OOP
4 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
4 3 (18.75%) Visualisation
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Change Management
6 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
6 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Python
2 3 (18.75%) Groovy
2 3 (18.75%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
2 3 (18.75%) Ruby
3 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.25%) Korn
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Avaya Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) BC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) Docker
3 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) HP Fortify
2 1 (6.25%) Data Guard
2 1 (6.25%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Avaya
2 9 (56.25%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) HP
3 3 (18.75%) Sitecore
3 3 (18.75%) Splunk
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
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