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 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
High Availability
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 55 58 58
Rank change year-on-year +3 0  
Contract jobs citing High Availability 5 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.78% 0.30% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.40% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £333 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.75% -5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £330 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £330 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £400
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 507 505 591
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 79.34% 76.86% 82.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 347 410
Median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 8
Median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +135.29%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £12.50 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £46.43 £20.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

High Availability
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 23 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
Chippenham - 4 £350 -
High Availability
South West

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 11 (84.62%) SQL
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 9 (69.23%) T-SQL
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) Migration
3 8 (61.54%) C#
3 8 (61.54%) .NET
3 8 (61.54%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (61.54%) Data Migration
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2014
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server
4 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (38.46%) Data Cleansing
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (38.46%) PHP
5 5 (38.46%) MS Access
5 5 (38.46%) CRM
5 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
5 5 (38.46%) ETL
5 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
5 5 (38.46%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (38.46%) Issue Tracking
6 3 (23.08%) MySQL
6 3 (23.08%) IIS
6 3 (23.08%) VB
6 3 (23.08%) Database Security
6 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning

High Availability
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2014
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (38.46%) MS Access
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) MySQL
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
6 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) DBA
2 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) SQL DBA
3 4 (30.77%) Database Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning DBA
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) REST
2 1 (7.69%) RESTful
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Clustering
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
1 8 (61.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Migration
2 8 (61.54%) Data Migration
3 5 (38.46%) CRM
3 5 (38.46%) Data Cleansing
3 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
3 5 (38.46%) ETL
3 5 (38.46%) Issue Tracking
4 3 (23.08%) Database Security
4 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (15.38%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (7.69%) BDD
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.69%) Database Tuning
6 1 (7.69%) DevOps
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
6 1 (7.69%) Kanban
6 1 (7.69%) Open Source
6 1 (7.69%) Release Management
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) T-SQL
3 8 (61.54%) C#
4 5 (38.46%) PHP
5 3 (23.08%) VB
6 1 (7.69%) Java
6 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) EMC
3 1 (7.69%) Juniper
3 1 (7.69%) Veeam