The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for PowerHA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PowerHA over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM PowerHA
England / North West
Rank 124 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing PowerHA 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.16% - -
As % of the System Software category 1.54% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £365 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £550 -
% change year-on-year -33.63% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

PowerHA is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 259 413 352
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 10.09% 10.76% 9.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 207 154
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £230 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £683
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 47 55
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £11.65 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.47 £40.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +6.45%  

PowerHA
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing PowerHA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for PowerHA in the North West

PowerHA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PowerHA in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerHA in the North West

PowerHA
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerHA within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 4 £365 - 1
PowerHA
England

PowerHA
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PowerHA 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 North West region with a requirement for PowerHA.

1 11 (100.00%) AIX
1 11 (100.00%) Migration
2 10 (90.91%) HACMP
3 9 (81.82%) Clustering
3 9 (81.82%) GPFS
4 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
5 3 (27.27%) Unix
6 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
6 2 (18.18%) Linux
7 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 1 (9.09%) SAN
7 1 (9.09%) Veritas
7 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
7 1 (9.09%) Finance
7 1 (9.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server

PowerHA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (9.09%) AIX Consultant
1 1 (9.09%) AIX Engineer
1 1 (9.09%) Consultant
1 1 (9.09%) Linux Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) HACMP
2 9 (81.82%) Clustering
3 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
4 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) AIX
2 3 (27.27%) Unix
3 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) GPFS
2 1 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (9.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Veritas
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