Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 18 November 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 64 66
Rank change year-on-year -25 +2 +23
Contract jobs citing High Availability 4 25 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.32% 1.90% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 2.32% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 26 13
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £900 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -52.78% +89.47% +46.15%
10th Percentile £413 £369 £413
90th Percentile £478 £1,000 £500
South West median daily rate £418 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -7.22% +12.50% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £25.50 -

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1052 1078 1211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 85.11% 81.91% 79.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 705 769 831
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £290 £257 £255
90th Percentile £596 £588 £544
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 33
Wiltshire median hourly rate £34.88 £38.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.42% +13.24% +23.64%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.30 £13.83
90th Percentile £40.75 £47.50 £45.20
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18% +48.08%

High Availability
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for High Availability in Wiltshire

High Availability
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for High Availability in Wiltshire

High Availability
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for High Availability in Wiltshire

High Availability
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Chippenham +5 3 £425 +25.93%
Swindon -12 1 - -
High Availability
South West

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 4 (100.00%) Replication
2 3 (75.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Hitachi
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) Veritas
2 3 (75.00%) Firmware
2 3 (75.00%) Remedy
2 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 3 (75.00%) Brocade
2 3 (75.00%) NAS
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (75.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (75.00%) Security Hardening
2 3 (75.00%) Task Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Planning and Forecasting
3 1 (25.00%) Database Security
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Windows

High Availability
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) NAS
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) EMC Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) EMC Storage Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) HP Storage Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Storage Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Replication
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Capacity Management
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Security Hardening
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
1 3 (75.00%) Task Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Database Security
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Planning and Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Brocade
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) EMC
1 3 (75.00%) Hitachi
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) NetApp
1 3 (75.00%) Remedy
1 3 (75.00%) Veritas