The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 27 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
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 27 31
Contract jobs citing High Availability 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire - 1.59% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.95% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £950 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +123.52%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £390
% change year-on-year -2.50% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.95 £28.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -10.89% +43.58%  

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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 103 154 167
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 73.05% 81.48% 75.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 101 105
Median daily rate £375 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £274 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 8
Median hourly rate £12.50 £18.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.43% +60.86%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.28 £13.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.38 £19.70 £33.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

High Availability
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 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 North Yorkshire

High Availability
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for High Availability in North Yorkshire

High Availability
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for High Availability in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) PaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Imperva
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Qualys
2 1 (50.00%) CyberArk
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (50.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) ERP

High Availability
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) PaaS
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) CyberArk
2 1 (50.00%) Imperva
2 1 (50.00%) Qualys
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk