The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 23 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
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 44 32
Rank change year-on-year +3 -12  
Contract jobs citing High Availability 3 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.85% 0.89% 2.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 1.03% 3.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 7
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £345 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £505 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.95 £28.00 -
% change year-on-year -10.89% -  

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 Nottingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 302 388 373
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 85.80% 86.22% 84.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 199 229
Median daily rate £400 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £615 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 4
Median hourly rate £17.85 £14.75 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.01% -70.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

High Availability
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

High Availability
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for High Availability in Nottingham

High Availability
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing High Availability in Nottingham over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for High Availability in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 23 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) VLDB
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) OLAP
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) Data Mapping
2 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008

High Availability
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) OLAP
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Report Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Content Development
2 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Mapping
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft