The table below looks at the prevalence of the term HACMP in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HACMP over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

IBM High Availability Cluster Multiprocessing (HACMP)
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 438 402
Contract jobs citing HACMP 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London - 0.004% 0.019%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.013% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £500
% change year-on-year -5.55% -10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

HACMP is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 6850 7808 7548
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 35.02% 34.79% 35.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4777 5564 5124
Median daily rate £500 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £293 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £641
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 125 140
Median hourly rate £27.50 £19.75 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.27% +5.58%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.82 £12.45 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £41.60 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £26.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -26.41% +43.24%  

HACMP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing HACMP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for HACMP in London

HACMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HACMP in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for HACMP in London

HACMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing HACMP in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for HACMP in London