Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 October 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 117 92
Rank change year-on-year +13 -25 +15
Contract jobs citing Failover Clustering 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.14% 0.12% 0.077%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.99% 0.86% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Milton Keynes median daily rate £483 £338 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.96% -20.59% +7.59%
10th Percentile £463 £319 £413
90th Percentile £508 £356 £438
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £483 £338 £425
% change year-on-year +42.96% -20.59% -4.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 202 232 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 14.61% 13.76% 12.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 104 84
Milton Keynes median daily rate £375 £378 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.66% -11.18% +27.34%
10th Percentile £200 £145 £168
90th Percentile £499 £525 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £384 £419
% change year-on-year -2.28% -8.36% +19.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.05 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.40% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £12.50 -
% change year-on-year +12.40% - -

Failover Clustering
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Failover Clustering in Milton Keynes

Failover Clustering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Failover Clustering in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Failover Clustering.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Document Management
2 1 (50.00%) Meridio
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Documentum
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL

Failover Clustering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Documentum
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Document Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Kofax
2 1 (50.00%) Meridio
2 1 (50.00%) OpenText