The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 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 30 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.

High Availability
Scotland / Renfrewshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 39 24
Contract jobs citing High Availability 0 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire - 2.58% 3.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.90% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Median daily rate - £321 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -7.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £47.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -37.01% +26.66%  

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 Renfrewshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Renfrewshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 62 138 90
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 81.58% 89.03% 84.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 93 48
Median daily rate £400 £400 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £273 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £445 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £30.21 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +67.80%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

High Availability
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 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 Renfrewshire

High Availability
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for High Availability in Renfrewshire