The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 29 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 88 85
Rank change year-on-year +7 -3  
Contract jobs citing High Availability 18 28 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.34% 1.44% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 1.73% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 28 15
Median daily rate £420 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £350 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £433 £502
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1144 1617 1560
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 85.18% 82.92% 85.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 769 1135 997
Median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 38 40
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.63 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.80% -13.19%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £9.12 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £21.45 £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

High Availability
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West 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 West Yorkshire

High Availability
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for High Availability in West Yorkshire

High Availability
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing High Availability in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for High Availability in West Yorkshire

High Availability
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for High Availability in West Yorkshire

High Availability
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -1 18 £420 +12.00% 11
High Availability
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 19 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (39.02%) Java
3 13 (31.71%) Linux
3 13 (31.71%) Python
3 13 (31.71%) Open Source
4 11 (26.83%) MySQL
4 11 (26.83%) Puppet
4 11 (26.83%) DevOps
5 10 (24.39%) MongoDB
5 10 (24.39%) Cisco
6 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
6 9 (21.95%) HTTP
6 9 (21.95%) F5
7 8 (19.51%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (19.51%) Salt
7 8 (19.51%) Configuration Management
7 8 (19.51%) VMware
8 7 (17.07%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (17.07%) Firewall
8 7 (17.07%) TCP/IP
8 7 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (17.07%) Automated Testing
8 7 (17.07%) Ruby
8 7 (17.07%) Ansible
8 7 (17.07%) Go
8 7 (17.07%) Web Operations
9 6 (14.63%) TDD
9 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
9 6 (14.63%) MS Office
10 5 (12.20%) IPsec

High Availability
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 3 (7.32%) Apache
1 3 (7.32%) IIS
2 2 (4.88%) CMS
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Office
2 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.88%) Office 365
3 1 (2.44%) IaaS
3 1 (2.44%) PaaS
3 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) HTTP
2 7 (17.07%) Firewall
2 7 (17.07%) TCP/IP
3 5 (12.20%) IPsec
3 5 (12.20%) VLAN
3 5 (12.20%) VPN
4 4 (9.76%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (9.76%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (9.76%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (9.76%) FCoE
4 4 (9.76%) NetScaler
4 4 (9.76%) NX-OS
5 2 (4.88%) AMQP
5 2 (4.88%) Internet
5 2 (4.88%) Network Security
5 2 (4.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) MySQL
2 10 (24.39%) MongoDB
3 7 (17.07%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
5 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (4.88%) Informix
7 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (2.44%) Big Data
8 1 (2.44%) Couchbase
8 1 (2.44%) CouchDB
8 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
8 1 (2.44%) Redis
8 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.32%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Games
3 1 (2.44%) iGaming
3 1 (2.44%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Developer
3 7 (17.07%) WebOps Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Architect
4 6 (14.63%) Java Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Network Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Lead Network Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Network Team Leader
5 5 (12.20%) Team Leader
6 4 (9.76%) DBA
7 3 (7.32%) Administrator
7 3 (7.32%) Java Scala Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Scala Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.88%) AWS DevOps
8 2 (4.88%) AWS Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) Network Design Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) REST
2 4 (9.76%) RESTful
3 3 (7.32%) AngularJS
3 3 (7.32%) HTML
3 3 (7.32%) LAMP
3 3 (7.32%) Node.js
4 2 (4.88%) CSS
4 2 (4.88%) CSS3
4 2 (4.88%) HTML5
4 2 (4.88%) Kafka
4 2 (4.88%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (4.88%) Web Services
4 2 (4.88%) XML
5 1 (2.44%) Grails
5 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.44%) LESS
5 1 (2.44%) Memcached
5 1 (2.44%) Play Framework
5 1 (2.44%) Sass
5 1 (2.44%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.76%) Clustering
2 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (7.32%) Private Cloud
4 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.88%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (4.88%) Public Cloud
4 2 (4.88%) RIA
5 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.44%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) CentOS
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (31.71%) Open Source
3 11 (26.83%) DevOps
4 8 (19.51%) Configuration Management
5 7 (17.07%) Automated Testing
5 7 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (17.07%) Web Operations
6 6 (14.63%) TDD
7 5 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (12.20%) Low Latency
7 5 (12.20%) Microservices
7 5 (12.20%) Migration
7 5 (12.20%) Network Design
8 4 (9.76%) Load Balancing
9 3 (7.32%) API Development
9 3 (7.32%) BDD
9 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (7.32%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (4.88%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 16 (39.02%) Java
2 13 (31.71%) Python
3 7 (17.07%) Go
3 7 (17.07%) Ruby
4 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.20%) PHP
4 5 (12.20%) SQL
5 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
5 4 (9.76%) Scala
6 3 (7.32%) Bash Shell
6 3 (7.32%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.44%) ES6
7 1 (2.44%) Groovy
7 1 (2.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) Docker
2 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (26.83%) Puppet
2 8 (19.51%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (19.51%) Salt
3 7 (17.07%) Ansible
4 1 (2.44%) Graphite
4 1 (2.44%) Opsview
4 1 (2.44%) vRealize
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Cisco
2 9 (21.95%) F5
2 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
3 8 (19.51%) VMware
4 5 (12.20%) Palo Alto
5 4 (9.76%) Brocade
5 4 (9.76%) CheckPoint
6 3 (7.32%) IDERA
6 3 (7.32%) RedGate
7 2 (4.88%) Citrix
7 2 (4.88%) Splunk
8 1 (2.44%) CyberArk
8 1 (2.44%) EMC
8 1 (2.44%) Imperva
8 1 (2.44%) Oracle
8 1 (2.44%) Qualys
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago