Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 15 October 2018 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
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 113 79
Rank change year-on-year +39 -34 -3
Contract jobs citing High Availability 47 21 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.58% 0.95% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 1.15% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 10
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £488 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.29% -6.67% -8.31%
10th Percentile £368 £324 £274
90th Percentile £725 £674 £500
South East median daily rate £430 £350 £450
% change year-on-year +22.71% -22.22% +18.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.05 £15.95 £41.00
% change year-on-year +182.43% -61.10% +53.27%

High Availability is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,570 1,830 1,489
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 86.03% 82.36% 84.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 893 860 817
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £405 £400 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.13% -1.84% +8.67%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £250
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £433 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 84 55
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.44 £15.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.35% +8.62% -17.14%
10th Percentile £10.18 £9.51 £9.12
90th Percentile £44.50 £61.38 £44.60
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -2.17%

High Availability
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for High Availability in Buckinghamshire

High Availability
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for High Availability in Buckinghamshire

High Availability
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing High Availability in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for High Availability in Buckinghamshire

High Availability
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for High Availability in Buckinghamshire

High Availability
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 15 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +43 46 £488 +39.29% 7
High Availability
South East

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing High Availability also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 22 (46.81%) Disaster Recovery
2 19 (40.43%) Capacity Planning
3 15 (31.91%) SDLC
4 14 (29.79%) Data Architecture
4 14 (29.79%) Data Management
5 13 (27.66%) Linux
5 13 (27.66%) ETL
5 13 (27.66%) Hadoop
5 13 (27.66%) Big Data
5 13 (27.66%) Analytics
5 13 (27.66%) Data Lake
6 12 (25.53%) Business Analytics
6 12 (25.53%) Relational Database
6 12 (25.53%) Cloud Foundry
6 12 (25.53%) Data Quality
6 12 (25.53%) Amazon AWS
6 12 (25.53%) Data Mapping
6 12 (25.53%) Incident Management
6 12 (25.53%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (25.53%) OLAP
7 11 (23.40%) Apache Hive
7 11 (23.40%) NoSQL
8 10 (21.28%) Talend
8 10 (21.28%) Java
8 10 (21.28%) Retail
9 9 (19.15%) Ab Initio
9 9 (19.15%) Nagios
9 9 (19.15%) Unix
9 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
10 8 (17.02%) Informatica

High Availability
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 12 (25.53%) Cloud Foundry
2 8 (17.02%) SAS
3 2 (4.26%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.53%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (12.77%) PaaS
3 5 (10.64%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (4.26%) IaaS
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Broadband
1 2 (4.26%) NAS
1 2 (4.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.66%) Big Data
1 13 (27.66%) Data Lake
1 13 (27.66%) Hadoop
2 12 (25.53%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (25.53%) OLAP
2 12 (25.53%) Relational Database
3 11 (23.40%) Apache Hive
3 11 (23.40%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.51%) MongoDB
4 4 (8.51%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (2.13%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.13%) JIRA
General
1 10 (21.28%) Retail
2 8 (17.02%) Finance
3 2 (4.26%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Developer
2 9 (19.15%) Administrator
2 9 (19.15%) Cloud Engineer
3 7 (14.89%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (12.77%) AWS Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (10.64%) Hadoop Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (8.51%) Coordinator
7 3 (6.38%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Linux Specialist
7 3 (6.38%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Backend Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Lead Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Tableau Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Windows Administrator
9 1 (2.13%) Ab Initio Administrator
9 1 (2.13%) Incident Coordinator
9 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) Java EE
1 3 (6.38%) Spring
2 2 (4.26%) .NET
3 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.13%) Kafka
3 1 (2.13%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (6.38%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) Clustering
3 2 (4.26%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.66%) Linux
2 9 (19.15%) Unix
3 7 (14.89%) CentOS
3 7 (14.89%) Ubuntu
4 5 (10.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (6.38%) Windows
5 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
6 2 (4.26%) Windows 2000
6 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.13%) AIX
7 1 (2.13%) Solaris
7 1 (2.13%) Windows NT
7 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) Disaster Recovery
2 19 (40.43%) Capacity Planning
3 15 (31.91%) SDLC
4 14 (29.79%) Data Architecture
4 14 (29.79%) Data Management
5 13 (27.66%) Analytics
5 13 (27.66%) ETL
6 12 (25.53%) Business Analytics
6 12 (25.53%) Data Mapping
6 12 (25.53%) Incident Management
7 8 (17.02%) Change Management
7 8 (17.02%) TDD
8 7 (14.89%) Change Control
8 7 (14.89%) Data Governance
8 7 (14.89%) ITIL
8 7 (14.89%) Problem Management
8 7 (14.89%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (14.89%) Runbook
9 6 (12.77%) Critical Thinking
10 5 (10.64%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.28%) Java
2 7 (14.89%) Python
2 7 (14.89%) Ruby
3 3 (6.38%) SQL
4 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
1 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) MCSE
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.26%) RHCE
3 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.53%) Data Quality
2 8 (17.02%) SLA
3 1 (2.13%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 7 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (12.77%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (19.15%) Nagios
2 6 (12.77%) Terraform
3 4 (8.51%) OVSD
4 3 (6.38%) Ansible
4 3 (6.38%) Puppet
5 2 (4.26%) Ambari
5 2 (4.26%) Ganglia
5 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) Talend
2 9 (19.15%) Ab Initio
2 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
3 8 (17.02%) Informatica
4 7 (14.89%) VMware
5 5 (10.64%) Google
5 5 (10.64%) Oracle
5 5 (10.64%) Red Hat
6 4 (8.51%) HP
7 2 (4.26%) Citrix
7 2 (4.26%) Cloudera
7 2 (4.26%) Hortonworks
7 2 (4.26%) Intel
7 2 (4.26%) MapR
7 2 (4.26%) Tableau
7 2 (4.26%) Veritas