The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 52 83
Rank change year-on-year -7 +31  
Contract jobs citing High Availability 31 54 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.83% 3.58% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.19% 4.01% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 45 18
Median daily rate £425 £375 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -7.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £325 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.95 £28.00 -
% change year-on-year -10.89% -  

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 Leeds with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 972 1347 1308
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 88.61% 89.21% 87.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 665 959 973
Median daily rate £403 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £565 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 22
Median hourly rate £15.25 £14.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.17% -12.12%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.20 £9.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.34 £170.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

High Availability
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing High Availability as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for High Availability in Leeds

High Availability
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for High Availability in Leeds

High Availability
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for High Availability in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 41 (83.67%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (65.31%) Java
2 32 (65.31%) Python
3 18 (36.73%) MySQL
4 16 (32.65%) SQL
4 16 (32.65%) Linux
4 16 (32.65%) Open Source
4 16 (32.65%) MongoDB
5 15 (30.61%) DevOps
6 13 (26.53%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (26.53%) JavaScript
7 12 (24.49%) TDD
8 11 (22.45%) Puppet
9 10 (20.41%) Couchbase
9 10 (20.41%) Spring
9 10 (20.41%) PHP
10 9 (18.37%) Perl
10 9 (18.37%) Hibernate
10 9 (18.37%) Pair Programming
10 9 (18.37%) JIRA
10 9 (18.37%) CouchDB
10 9 (18.37%) Grails
10 9 (18.37%) Groovy
10 9 (18.37%) Opscode Chef
10 9 (18.37%) RabbitMQ
10 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (16.33%) Salt
11 8 (16.33%) NoSQL
11 8 (16.33%) Test Automation
11 8 (16.33%) Firewall

High Availability
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 3 (6.12%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.08%) Apache
2 2 (4.08%) IIS
3 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.08%) Office 365
4 1 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.04%) IaaS
4 1 (2.04%) PaaS
4 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) Firewall
2 7 (14.29%) HTTP
2 7 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.08%) Internet
3 2 (4.08%) SAN
4 1 (2.04%) OpenFlow
4 1 (2.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.73%) MySQL
2 16 (32.65%) MongoDB
3 10 (20.41%) Couchbase
4 9 (18.37%) CouchDB
5 8 (16.33%) NoSQL
6 7 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
8 1 (2.04%) Big Data
8 1 (2.04%) Redis
8 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) JIRA
2 2 (4.08%) JUnit
3 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (14.29%) Games
2 5 (10.20%) Finance
3 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (46.94%) Developer
2 15 (30.61%) Java Developer
3 11 (22.45%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (18.37%) Python Developer
5 7 (14.29%) WebOps Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) DBA
7 4 (8.16%) Architect
7 4 (8.16%) MongoDB Developer
8 3 (6.12%) AWS DevOps
8 3 (6.12%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Tester
9 2 (4.08%) Cloud Architect
9 2 (4.08%) Database Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (4.08%) NoSQL Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Performance Tester
10 1 (2.04%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.41%) Spring
2 9 (18.37%) Grails
2 9 (18.37%) Hibernate
2 9 (18.37%) RabbitMQ
3 7 (14.29%) HTML
4 5 (10.20%) RESTful
5 2 (4.08%) REST
6 1 (2.04%) .NET
6 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.04%) CSS
6 1 (2.04%) CSS3
6 1 (2.04%) HTML5
6 1 (2.04%) Java EE
6 1 (2.04%) LAMP
6 1 (2.04%) LESS
6 1 (2.04%) Memcached
6 1 (2.04%) Node.js
6 1 (2.04%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.12%) Private Cloud
3 2 (4.08%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (4.08%) Over-the-Top Content
3 2 (4.08%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.04%) CMDB
4 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.04%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.65%) Linux
2 6 (12.24%) Unix
3 4 (8.16%) AIX
3 4 (8.16%) Solaris
4 1 (2.04%) CentOS
4 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (83.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (32.65%) Open Source
3 15 (30.61%) DevOps
4 13 (26.53%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (24.49%) TDD
6 9 (18.37%) Pair Programming
7 8 (16.33%) Configuration Management
7 8 (16.33%) Test Automation
8 7 (14.29%) Web Operations
9 6 (12.24%) Scrum
10 4 (8.16%) Network Design
10 4 (8.16%) Non-Functional Testing
11 3 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (6.12%) ITIL
11 3 (6.12%) OOP
11 3 (6.12%) Performance Engineering
11 3 (6.12%) Project Management
11 3 (6.12%) Service Design
11 3 (6.12%) System Testing
11 3 (6.12%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 32 (65.31%) Java
1 32 (65.31%) Python
2 16 (32.65%) SQL
3 13 (26.53%) JavaScript
4 10 (20.41%) PHP
5 9 (18.37%) Groovy
5 9 (18.37%) Perl
6 7 (14.29%) Go
6 7 (14.29%) Ruby
7 4 (8.16%) Bash Shell
8 3 (6.12%) C
9 1 (2.04%) ES6
9 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.04%) Scala
9 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (22.45%) Puppet
2 9 (18.37%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (16.33%) Salt
4 7 (14.29%) Ansible
5 1 (2.04%) Graphite
5 1 (2.04%) Opsview
5 1 (2.04%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) VMware
2 4 (8.16%) HP
2 4 (8.16%) IBM
2 4 (8.16%) Splunk
2 4 (8.16%) Sun
3 2 (4.08%) Citrix
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.04%) CyberArk
4 1 (2.04%) IDERA
4 1 (2.04%) Imperva
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle
4 1 (2.04%) Qualys
4 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.04%) RedGate
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago