Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 20 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 > Hampshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 147 142
Rank change year-on-year +20 -5 -33
Contract jobs citing High Availability 31 20 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.88% 0.52% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 0.65% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 25 37
Hampshire median daily rate £363 £900 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -59.72% +125.00% +15.11%
10th Percentile £336 £342 £311
90th Percentile £553 £1,000 £485
South East median daily rate £350 £445 £375
% change year-on-year -21.35% +18.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £28.00
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 Hampshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2820 3095 3681
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 80.00% 80.45% 82.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1680 1997 2268
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £240 £250 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £513
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 163 194
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +40.91% +17.96%
10th Percentile £12.24 £12.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £48.93 £56.75 £48.59
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.13 £26.50
% change year-on-year -15.21% +2.36% +51.43%

High Availability
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for High Availability in Hampshire

High Availability
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for High Availability in Hampshire

High Availability
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing High Availability in Hampshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for High Availability in Hampshire

High Availability
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for High Availability in Hampshire

High Availability
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Basingstoke -17 10 £363 -
Southampton +12 4 £525 -
Winchester - 4 £348 -
Farnborough - 1 - -
Eastleigh - 1 £550 -
Andover - 1 - -
High Availability
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 9 (29.03%) Data Centre
2 8 (25.81%) DevOps
2 8 (25.81%) F5
2 8 (25.81%) MVNO
2 8 (25.81%) SQL
2 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.81%) Red Hat
3 7 (22.58%) Firewall
3 7 (22.58%) Web Services
3 7 (22.58%) ITIL
3 7 (22.58%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (22.58%) LTE
4 6 (19.35%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
4 6 (19.35%) Ansible
4 6 (19.35%) Jenkins
4 6 (19.35%) OAuth
4 6 (19.35%) Brocade
4 6 (19.35%) Fortinet
4 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
4 6 (19.35%) LAN
4 6 (19.35%) WAN
4 6 (19.35%) JBoss
4 6 (19.35%) Apache
4 6 (19.35%) MPLS
5 5 (16.13%) OSPF
5 5 (16.13%) BGP
5 5 (16.13%) Motorola
5 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (16.13%) IPsec

High Availability
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 6 (19.35%) Apache
1 6 (19.35%) JBoss
2 3 (9.68%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.23%) CMS
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.23%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (19.35%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.23%) OpenShift
3 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) MVNO
2 7 (22.58%) Firewall
2 7 (22.58%) LTE
3 6 (19.35%) LAN
3 6 (19.35%) MPLS
3 6 (19.35%) WAN
4 5 (16.13%) BGP
4 5 (16.13%) IPsec
4 5 (16.13%) Network Security
4 5 (16.13%) OSPF
4 5 (16.13%) SCTP
4 5 (16.13%) VoIP
4 5 (16.13%) VPN
5 3 (9.68%) DNS
5 3 (9.68%) SAN
6 1 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) MS Access
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.23%) Couchbase
4 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.23%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
1 6 (19.35%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.45%) MSI
3 1 (3.23%) JIRA
3 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Publishing
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Architect
2 6 (19.35%) Consultant
3 5 (16.13%) DevOps Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) DBA
4 4 (12.90%) Engineering Specialist
4 4 (12.90%) IP Specialist
4 4 (12.90%) Network Specialist
4 4 (12.90%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (12.90%) SQL DBA
5 3 (9.68%) Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) IP Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) IP Network Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Network Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (6.45%) Developer
6 2 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) Web Services
2 6 (19.35%) OAuth
3 3 (9.68%) .NET
3 3 (9.68%) XML
4 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.45%) REST
4 2 (6.45%) Sensu
5 1 (3.23%) Ajax
5 1 (3.23%) CSS
5 1 (3.23%) EDI
5 1 (3.23%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (3.23%) HTML
5 1 (3.23%) jQuery
5 1 (3.23%) JSON
5 1 (3.23%) RAML
5 1 (3.23%) SAP Basis
5 1 (3.23%) SOAP
5 1 (3.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Data Centre
2 5 (16.13%) CESG
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.23%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.23%) Replication
3 1 (3.23%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Linux
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
2 4 (12.90%) Windows Server
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.23%) CentOS
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) DevOps
2 7 (22.58%) ITIL
3 5 (16.13%) Collaborative Working
3 5 (16.13%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (16.13%) Network Design
3 5 (16.13%) Network Management
4 4 (12.90%) Analytics
4 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (12.90%) Data Modelling
4 4 (12.90%) Load Balancing
4 4 (12.90%) User Stories
5 3 (9.68%) Fault Analysis
5 3 (9.68%) Integration Testing
5 3 (9.68%) Network Virtualisation
5 3 (9.68%) Project Management
5 3 (9.68%) Test Management
6 2 (6.45%) Customer-Centricity
6 2 (6.45%) Microservices
6 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.23%) C#
3 1 (3.23%) Groovy
3 1 (3.23%) Java
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.90%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
2 3 (9.68%) PMO
3 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) Ansible
2 5 (16.13%) Puppet
3 2 (6.45%) SCCM
3 2 (6.45%) SCOM
4 1 (3.23%) Grafana
4 1 (3.23%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) F5
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
1 8 (25.81%) Red Hat
2 6 (19.35%) Brocade
2 6 (19.35%) Fortinet
3 5 (16.13%) Motorola
4 3 (9.68%) Ericsson
4 3 (9.68%) VMware
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle
6 1 (3.23%) ATG
6 1 (3.23%) CA
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco
6 1 (3.23%) Citrix
6 1 (3.23%) EMC
6 1 (3.23%) HP
6 1 (3.23%) SAP
6 1 (3.23%) Sitecore
6 1 (3.23%) Sun
6 1 (3.23%) Symantec
6 1 (3.23%) Veritas