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 27 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 63 76
Rank change year-on-year -9 +13  
Contract jobs citing High Availability 31 61 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.16% 2.97% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 3.40% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 51 31
Median daily rate £425 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -4.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £390
% change year-on-year -2.50% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.95 £28.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -10.89% +43.58%  

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 1242 1795 1801
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 86.49% 87.48% 85.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 834 1234 1288
Median daily rate £403 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% +18.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 18 30
Median hourly rate £10.89 £14.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.93% -58.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.79 £10.20 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.99 £170.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 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 27 June 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 -4 31 £425 +6.25% 8
High Availability
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 41 (85.42%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (66.67%) Java
2 32 (66.67%) Python
3 18 (37.50%) MySQL
4 16 (33.33%) SQL
4 16 (33.33%) Linux
4 16 (33.33%) Open Source
4 16 (33.33%) MongoDB
5 15 (31.25%) DevOps
6 13 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (27.08%) JavaScript
7 12 (25.00%) TDD
8 11 (22.92%) Puppet
9 10 (20.83%) Couchbase
9 10 (20.83%) Spring
9 10 (20.83%) PHP
10 9 (18.75%) Perl
10 9 (18.75%) Hibernate
10 9 (18.75%) Pair Programming
10 9 (18.75%) JIRA
10 9 (18.75%) CouchDB
10 9 (18.75%) Grails
10 9 (18.75%) Groovy
10 9 (18.75%) RabbitMQ
10 9 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
10 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (16.67%) Salt
11 8 (16.67%) NoSQL
11 8 (16.67%) Test Automation
11 8 (16.67%) Firewall

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 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.17%) Apache
3 1 (2.08%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.08%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.08%) IaaS
3 1 (2.08%) Office 365
3 1 (2.08%) PaaS
3 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.67%) Firewall
2 7 (14.58%) HTTP
2 7 (14.58%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.17%) Internet
4 1 (2.08%) OpenFlow
4 1 (2.08%) SAN
4 1 (2.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (37.50%) MySQL
2 16 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 10 (20.83%) Couchbase
4 9 (18.75%) CouchDB
5 8 (16.67%) NoSQL
6 7 (14.58%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
8 1 (2.08%) Big Data
8 1 (2.08%) Redis
8 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) JIRA
2 2 (4.17%) JUnit
3 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (14.58%) Games
2 5 (10.42%) Finance
3 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (47.92%) Developer
2 15 (31.25%) Java Developer
3 11 (22.92%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (18.75%) Python Developer
5 7 (14.58%) WebOps Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) DBA
7 4 (8.33%) MongoDB Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Architect
8 3 (6.25%) AWS DevOps
8 3 (6.25%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Tester
9 2 (4.17%) Database Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (4.17%) NoSQL Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Performance Tester
10 1 (2.08%) Agile Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.83%) Spring
2 9 (18.75%) Grails
2 9 (18.75%) Hibernate
2 9 (18.75%) RabbitMQ
3 7 (14.58%) HTML
4 5 (10.42%) RESTful
5 2 (4.17%) REST
6 1 (2.08%) .NET
6 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.08%) CSS
6 1 (2.08%) CSS3
6 1 (2.08%) HTML5
6 1 (2.08%) Java EE
6 1 (2.08%) LAMP
6 1 (2.08%) LESS
6 1 (2.08%) Memcached
6 1 (2.08%) Node.js
6 1 (2.08%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) Over-the-Top Content
2 2 (4.17%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.08%) CMDB
3 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.08%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.08%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.08%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 16 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (12.50%) Unix
3 4 (8.33%) AIX
3 4 (8.33%) Solaris
4 1 (2.08%) CentOS
4 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (85.42%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (33.33%) Open Source
3 15 (31.25%) DevOps
4 13 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (25.00%) TDD
6 9 (18.75%) Pair Programming
7 8 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 8 (16.67%) Test Automation
8 7 (14.58%) Web Operations
9 6 (12.50%) Scrum
10 4 (8.33%) Network Design
10 4 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
11 3 (6.25%) ITIL
11 3 (6.25%) OOP
11 3 (6.25%) Performance Engineering
11 3 (6.25%) Project Management
11 3 (6.25%) Service Design
11 3 (6.25%) System Testing
11 3 (6.25%) Test Strategy
12 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 32 (66.67%) Java
1 32 (66.67%) Python
2 16 (33.33%) SQL
3 13 (27.08%) JavaScript
4 10 (20.83%) PHP
5 9 (18.75%) Groovy
5 9 (18.75%) Perl
6 7 (14.58%) Go
6 7 (14.58%) Ruby
7 4 (8.33%) Bash Shell
8 3 (6.25%) C
9 1 (2.08%) ES6
9 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.08%) Scala
9 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (22.92%) Puppet
2 9 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (16.67%) Salt
4 7 (14.58%) Ansible
5 1 (2.08%) Graphite
5 1 (2.08%) Opsview
5 1 (2.08%) vRealize
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) VMware
2 4 (8.33%) HP
2 4 (8.33%) IBM
2 4 (8.33%) Splunk
2 4 (8.33%) Sun
3 1 (2.08%) Citrix
3 1 (2.08%) CyberArk
3 1 (2.08%) IDERA
3 1 (2.08%) Imperva
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle
3 1 (2.08%) Qualys
3 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.08%) RedGate
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago