Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Failover Clustering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Failover Clustering over the 6 months to 20 September 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.

Failover Clustering (High-Availability, HA)
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +154
Contract jobs citing Failover Clustering 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.12% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.93% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Leeds median daily rate £425 - -
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Failover Clustering is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 323 270 379
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 12.86% 12.35% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 177 261
Leeds median daily rate £475 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +21.43%
10th Percentile £355 £266 £280
90th Percentile £638 £543 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £458 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +7.65% - +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Leeds median hourly rate £20.60 £20.13 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.32% - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.60 £11.88 £9.00
% change year-on-year +73.47% +31.94% -53.88%

Failover Clustering
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Failover Clustering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Failover Clustering in Leeds

Failover Clustering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Failover Clustering in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for Failover Clustering in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Failover Clustering 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Failover Clustering.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) ProC
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) InterSystems Cache
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (66.67%) OC4J

Failover Clustering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (66.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (66.67%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) InterSystems Cache
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (66.67%) ProC
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
1 2 (66.67%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) Data Guard
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (66.67%) Terraform
2 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (33.33%) OpenView
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) VMware