Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South 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 6 months to 16 December 2018 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 > South Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 61 71
Rank change year-on-year -10 +10 +2
Contract jobs citing High Availability 6 12 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.66% 1.38% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 1.64% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 12
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £438 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% -11.62% -1.00%
10th Percentile £287 £288 £268
90th Percentile £472 £543 £621
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% +11.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £23.08 -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £23.08 £12.25
% change year-on-year - +88.37% -69.38%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 796 733 1,008
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 86.99% 84.35% 82.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 535 402 685
South Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.18% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £263
90th Percentile £570 £600 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +0.61% +2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 40
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £29.35 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.19% +33.42% +58.56%
10th Percentile £9.31 £15.31 £11.94
90th Percentile £27.00 £47.23 £47.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £14.57
% change year-on-year +6.25% +9.85% +2.21%

High Availability
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing High Availability as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for High Availability in South Yorkshire

High Availability
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for High Availability in South Yorkshire

High Availability
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing High Availability in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for High Availability in South Yorkshire

High Availability
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for High Availability in South Yorkshire

High Availability
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. 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
Sheffield -6 3 £425 -2.86% 6
Doncaster - 2 £299 - 1
High Availability
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) RESTful
3 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow
4 2 (33.33%) Kernel Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) React
4 2 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) Secure Coding
4 2 (33.33%) Prototyping
4 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
4 2 (33.33%) Availability Management
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) Pair Programming
4 2 (33.33%) Retail
4 2 (33.33%) Data Management
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 2 (33.33%) JIRA
4 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (33.33%) Web Design
4 2 (33.33%) Information Security
4 2 (33.33%) Quality Management

High Availability
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) OLAP
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (16.67%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 2 (33.33%) HTML Developer
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) React
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) CentOS
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) BDD
4 2 (33.33%) Data Management
4 2 (33.33%) Database Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) Information Security
4 2 (33.33%) Kanban
4 2 (33.33%) Kernel Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) OWASP
4 2 (33.33%) Pair Programming
4 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) User Stories
4 2 (33.33%) Web Design
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Java 8
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Ansible
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) EnterpriseDB
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Pega
1 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) SAP