The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
High Availability
England / Yorkshire
Rank 97 115 103
Rank change year-on-year +18 -12  
Contract jobs citing High Availability 30 27 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.39% 0.95% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 1.17% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 20
Median daily rate £410 £375 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% -13.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £350 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £443 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50%  
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1781 2301 2166
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 82.45% 81.05% 82.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1141 1562 1395
Median daily rate £410 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 65 62
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.21% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £10.20 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.34 £35.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

High Availability
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

High Availability
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for High Availability in Yorkshire

High Availability
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing High Availability in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for High Availability in Yorkshire

High Availability
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for High Availability in Yorkshire

High Availability
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
West Yorkshire +3 18 £423 +12.66% 10
South Yorkshire +9 10 £350 -16.66% 1
North Yorkshire +6 2 £688 - 1
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 21 (33.33%) Migration
2 18 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 18 (28.57%) Linux
2 18 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (26.98%) Java
4 16 (25.40%) Python
4 16 (25.40%) Puppet
5 15 (23.81%) SQL
6 13 (20.63%) DevOps
7 12 (19.05%) Open Source
7 12 (19.05%) Firewall
7 12 (19.05%) Configuration Management
8 11 (17.46%) Ruby
8 11 (17.46%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (17.46%) Cisco
8 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
9 10 (15.87%) Active Directory
9 10 (15.87%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (15.87%) MySQL
9 10 (15.87%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (15.87%) F5
10 9 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
10 9 (14.29%) MongoDB
10 9 (14.29%) VMware
10 9 (14.29%) HTTP
11 8 (12.70%) MS Excel
11 8 (12.70%) Windows
11 8 (12.70%) Network Design
11 8 (12.70%) Data Migration
11 8 (12.70%) SQL Server 2012

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in 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 4 (6.35%) Apache
2 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (4.76%) IIS
2 3 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.17%) CMS
4 1 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.59%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.59%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 8 (12.70%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.76%) IaaS
2 3 (4.76%) PaaS
2 3 (4.76%) SaaS
3 2 (3.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.05%) Firewall
2 9 (14.29%) HTTP
3 7 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.94%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (7.94%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (7.94%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (7.94%) FCoE
4 5 (7.94%) IPsec
4 5 (7.94%) NetScaler
4 5 (7.94%) NX-OS
4 5 (7.94%) VLAN
4 5 (7.94%) VPN
5 2 (3.17%) AMQP
5 2 (3.17%) Internet
5 2 (3.17%) Network Security
5 2 (3.17%) SAN
6 1 (1.59%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.87%) MySQL
2 10 (15.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 8 (12.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (12.70%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (7.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (7.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (4.76%) Big Data
7 3 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (3.17%) Informix
8 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 7
Development Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.35%) GoCD
2 4 (6.35%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (6.35%) Finance
1 4 (6.35%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.76%) Games
3 1 (1.59%) Banking
3 1 (1.59%) iGaming
3 1 (1.59%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 14 (22.22%) DBA
2 12 (19.05%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (19.05%) SQL DBA
3 8 (12.70%) Architect
4 7 (11.11%) Developer
4 7 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 7 (11.11%) WebOps Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Migration Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Team Leader
6 5 (7.94%) Data Migration Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.94%) Lead Network Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Network Team Leader
6 5 (7.94%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.35%) Administrator
7 4 (6.35%) Continuous Delivery Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Data Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.94%) REST
2 4 (6.35%) RESTful
3 3 (4.76%) .NET
3 3 (4.76%) AngularJS
3 3 (4.76%) LAMP
3 3 (4.76%) Node.js
4 2 (3.17%) CSS
4 2 (3.17%) CSS3
4 2 (3.17%) HTML
4 2 (3.17%) HTML5
4 2 (3.17%) Kafka
4 2 (3.17%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (3.17%) Web Services
4 2 (3.17%) XML
5 1 (1.59%) Dropwizard
5 1 (1.59%) J2EE
5 1 (1.59%) LESS
5 1 (1.59%) Memcached
5 1 (1.59%) Play Framework
5 1 (1.59%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Clustering
1 7 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.94%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.76%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.17%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (3.17%) Public Cloud
5 2 (3.17%) RIA
6 1 (1.59%) DataPower
6 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.59%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 18 (28.57%) Linux
2 8 (12.70%) Windows
3 6 (9.52%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.59%) CentOS
6 1 (1.59%) CoreOS
6 1 (1.59%) Unix
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.33%) Migration
2 18 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (20.63%) DevOps
4 12 (19.05%) Configuration Management
4 12 (19.05%) Open Source
5 11 (17.46%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (15.87%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (12.70%) Data Migration
7 8 (12.70%) Network Design
8 7 (11.11%) Automated Testing
8 7 (11.11%) Web Operations
9 6 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (9.52%) TDD
10 5 (7.94%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (7.94%) Load Balancing
10 5 (7.94%) Low Latency
10 5 (7.94%) Microservices
11 4 (6.35%) BDD
11 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (6.35%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.98%) Java
2 16 (25.40%) Python
3 15 (23.81%) SQL
4 11 (17.46%) Ruby
5 7 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 7 (11.11%) Go
6 5 (7.94%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.94%) PHP
6 5 (7.94%) PowerShell
7 4 (6.35%) Scala
7 4 (6.35%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.59%) ES6
8 1 (1.59%) Jython
8 1 (1.59%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.17%) MCSA
2 2 (3.17%) MCSE
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (15.87%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.35%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.17%) Docker
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (25.40%) Puppet
2 9 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (12.70%) Ansible
3 8 (12.70%) Salt
4 1 (1.59%) Graphite
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.59%) Opsview
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.59%) vRealize
Vendors
1 11 (17.46%) Cisco
1 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.87%) F5
3 9 (14.29%) VMware
4 5 (7.94%) Brocade
4 5 (7.94%) CheckPoint
4 5 (7.94%) Palo Alto
5 4 (6.35%) Atlassian
5 4 (6.35%) Oracle
6 3 (4.76%) IDERA
6 3 (4.76%) RedGate
6 3 (4.76%) Splunk
7 2 (3.17%) Citrix
7 2 (3.17%) CyberArk
7 2 (3.17%) Imperva
7 2 (3.17%) Qualys
8 1 (1.59%) EMC
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per day
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