Period
to 30 March 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 6 months to 30 March 2020 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
30 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 36 63 59
Rank change year-on-year +27 -4 +6
Contract jobs citing High Availability 2 8 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.82% 1.03% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 1.15% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 6
Median daily rate £455 £525 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +50.00% +75.00%
East Midlands median daily rate £411 £475 £365
% change year-on-year -13.42% +30.14% +21.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - £42.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year - -1.18% +13.33%

High Availability is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 212 695 593
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 86.53% 89.22% 86.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 527 339
Median daily rate £360 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% - -
10th Percentile £151 £300 £263
90th Percentile £500 £556 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 12
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £11.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +34.80% -19.07%
10th Percentile £16.20 £11.68 £10.37
90th Percentile £48.89 £15.51 £44.66
Median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £15.93
% change year-on-year +17.86% -12.12% -6.43%

High Availability
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing High Availability as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for High Availability in Northamptonshire

High Availability
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing High Availability in Northamptonshire.

Daily rate trend for High Availability in Northamptonshire

High Availability
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 30 March 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +31 2 £455 +7.06% 2
High Availability
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 March 2020, IT contractor jobs citing High Availability 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Ab Initio
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Change Data Capture
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) Redux

High Availability
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Ab Initio Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Redux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Change Data Capture
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Ab Initio