The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
High Availability
South East / Middlesex
Rank - 19 22
Contract jobs citing High Availability 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex - 1.90% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.26% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £400
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £47.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -37.01% +26.66%  

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 Middlesex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 111 133 127
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 84.73% 84.18% 79.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 93 77
Median daily rate £400 £405 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.23% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £315 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £526 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 2
Median hourly rate - £48.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +49.23%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

High Availability
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex 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 Middlesex

High Availability
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for High Availability in Middlesex

High Availability
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for High Availability in Middlesex