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 23 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 81 102
Rank change year-on-year -4 +21  
Contract jobs citing High Availability 35 65 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.73% 2.30% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 2.66% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 53 36
Median daily rate £425 £400 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -7.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £322 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.95 £28.00 -
% change year-on-year -10.89% -  

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 1705 2446 2463
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 84.49% 86.68% 83.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1120 1705 1719
Median daily rate £413 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +16.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £570 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 37 56
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.90 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.31% +1.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.16 £10.76 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.27 £26.90 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

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 23 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 23 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
West Yorkshire -5 31 £425 +6.25% 14
South Yorkshire +8 3 £550 +15.78% 2
High Availability
England

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

1 43 (66.15%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (55.38%) Python
3 33 (50.77%) Java
4 23 (35.38%) SQL
5 20 (30.77%) Linux
6 18 (27.69%) MySQL
7 17 (26.15%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (24.62%) Open Source
8 16 (24.62%) MongoDB
8 16 (24.62%) DevOps
9 15 (23.08%) Puppet
10 14 (21.54%) JavaScript
10 14 (21.54%) Firewall
11 13 (20.00%) TDD
12 12 (18.46%) Configuration Management
13 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
13 11 (16.92%) Migration
13 11 (16.92%) Ruby
14 10 (15.38%) Spring
14 10 (15.38%) Perl
14 10 (15.38%) PHP
14 10 (15.38%) Couchbase
14 10 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (13.85%) Opscode Chef
15 9 (13.85%) RabbitMQ
15 9 (13.85%) CouchDB
15 9 (13.85%) JIRA
15 9 (13.85%) Groovy
15 9 (13.85%) Grails
15 9 (13.85%) Hibernate

High Availability
Co-occurring 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 3 (4.62%) Apache
1 3 (4.62%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.08%) IIS
2 2 (3.08%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.08%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.54%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.54%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.23%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.62%) IaaS
3 3 (4.62%) PaaS
3 3 (4.62%) SaaS
4 2 (3.08%) Office 365
5 1 (1.54%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.54%) Firewall
2 7 (10.77%) HTTP
2 7 (10.77%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.08%) Internet
3 2 (3.08%) SAN
4 1 (1.54%) LDAP
4 1 (1.54%) OpenFlow
4 1 (1.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (27.69%) MySQL
2 16 (24.62%) MongoDB
3 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
4 10 (15.38%) Couchbase
5 9 (13.85%) CouchDB
6 8 (12.31%) NoSQL
7 7 (10.77%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (4.62%) Big Data
10 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
11 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
12 1 (1.54%) DTS
12 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 7
12 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (13.85%) JIRA
2 5 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.15%) GoCD
3 4 (6.15%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (3.08%) JUnit
5 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.54%) Grunt
5 1 (1.54%) gulp
General
1 7 (10.77%) Games
2 6 (9.23%) Finance
3 3 (4.62%) Banking
3 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (36.92%) Developer
2 15 (23.08%) Java Developer
3 12 (18.46%) DBA
3 12 (18.46%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (13.85%) Python Developer
5 8 (12.31%) SQL DBA
6 7 (10.77%) WebOps Engineer
7 6 (9.23%) Architect
8 4 (6.15%) Continuous Delivery Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (6.15%) MongoDB Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Administrator
9 3 (4.62%) AWS DevOps
9 3 (4.62%) AWS Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Cloud Architect
9 3 (4.62%) Cloud Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.62%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.62%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.38%) Spring
2 9 (13.85%) Grails
2 9 (13.85%) Hibernate
2 9 (13.85%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (12.31%) HTML
4 5 (7.69%) RESTful
5 3 (4.62%) .NET
5 3 (4.62%) REST
6 2 (3.08%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.08%) CSS
6 2 (3.08%) CSS3
6 2 (3.08%) HTML5
7 1 (1.54%) J2EE
7 1 (1.54%) Java EE
7 1 (1.54%) LAMP
7 1 (1.54%) LESS
7 1 (1.54%) Memcached
7 1 (1.54%) Node.js
7 1 (1.54%) React
7 1 (1.54%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.15%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.62%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.08%) Clustering
4 2 (3.08%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.08%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (3.08%) Over-the-Top Content
4 2 (3.08%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.54%) CMDB
5 1 (1.54%) DataPower
5 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.54%) Replication
5 1 (1.54%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 20 (30.77%) Linux
2 7 (10.77%) Unix
3 5 (7.69%) Windows
4 4 (6.15%) AIX
4 4 (6.15%) Solaris
5 3 (4.62%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.54%) CentOS
6 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (66.15%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (26.15%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (24.62%) DevOps
3 16 (24.62%) Open Source
4 13 (20.00%) TDD
5 12 (18.46%) Configuration Management
6 11 (16.92%) Migration
7 9 (13.85%) Pair Programming
8 8 (12.31%) Test Automation
9 7 (10.77%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (10.77%) Web Operations
10 6 (9.23%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (9.23%) Network Design
10 6 (9.23%) Scrum
11 5 (7.69%) Data Migration
12 4 (6.15%) Non-Functional Testing
12 4 (6.15%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (6.15%) Software Delivery
13 3 (4.62%) SDLC
13 3 (4.62%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 36 (55.38%) Python
2 33 (50.77%) Java
3 23 (35.38%) SQL
4 14 (21.54%) JavaScript
5 11 (16.92%) Ruby
6 10 (15.38%) Perl
6 10 (15.38%) PHP
7 9 (13.85%) Groovy
8 8 (12.31%) Bash Shell
9 7 (10.77%) Go
10 3 (4.62%) C
11 1 (1.54%) ES6
11 1 (1.54%) Jython
11 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.54%) Scala
11 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.08%) MCSA
1 2 (3.08%) MCSE
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.54%) BC Cleared
2 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.77%) QA
System Software
1 7 (10.77%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.15%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (23.08%) Puppet
2 9 (13.85%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (12.31%) Salt
4 7 (10.77%) Ansible
5 1 (1.54%) Graphite
5 1 (1.54%) Opsview
5 1 (1.54%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (10.77%) VMware
2 5 (7.69%) Splunk
3 4 (6.15%) Atlassian
3 4 (6.15%) HP
3 4 (6.15%) IBM
3 4 (6.15%) Sun
4 3 (4.62%) Oracle
5 2 (3.08%) Citrix
5 2 (3.08%) CyberArk
5 2 (3.08%) Imperva
5 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.08%) Qualys
6 1 (1.54%) IDERA
6 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.54%) RedGate
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago