Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 21 November 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
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 58 48
Rank change year-on-year +7 -10 +11
Contract jobs citing High Availability 6 1 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.08% 0.19% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 0.23% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 11
East Sussex median daily rate £345 £525 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.29% +55.56% +28.57%
South East median daily rate £350 £448 £375
% change year-on-year -21.79% +19.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £12.00 £41.00 £27.75
% change year-on-year -70.73% +47.75% -26.00%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 476 440 558
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 85.77% 84.13% 80.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 279 393
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +9.59% +6.73%
10th Percentile £263 £247 £225
90th Percentile £575 £542 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 18
East Sussex median hourly rate £17.00 £21.36 £22.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.39% -3.25% +40.23%
10th Percentile £10.69 £13.00 £11.40
90th Percentile £72.50 £42.00 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £22.75 £27.13 £26.50
% change year-on-year -16.13% +2.36% +51.43%

High Availability
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for High Availability in East Sussex

High Availability
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for High Availability in East Sussex

High Availability
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 East Sussex region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Hastings - 5 £345 -
Brighton +5 1 £390 -25.71% 3
High Availability
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (83.33%) ETL
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (83.33%) Statistics
3 3 (50.00%) MDX
3 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) OLAP
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
4 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Data Management
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi

High Availability
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (50.00%) OLAP
3 3 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Developer
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SSIS Developer
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) MDX
2 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ETL
1 5 (83.33%) Statistics
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Master's Degree
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) 3PAR
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) LANDesk
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Zerto