The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank - 11 9
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford - 4.65% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 7.41% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £33.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.78% +88.57%
Disaster Recovery
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
32 27 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 82.05% 62.79% 62.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 13 12
Average daily rate £388 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £485 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Average hourly rate £14.00 £40.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.00% +166.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £40.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £42.25 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Bedford region.

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Bedford region.

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

Disaster Recovery
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Disaster Recovery.

1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Local Government
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security Management
2 2 (66.67%) Security Management
2 2 (66.67%) Publishing
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) TickIT
3 1 (33.33%) Intranet
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) NGA Human Resources
3 1 (33.33%) Northgate
3 1 (33.33%) ResourceLink

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Disaster Recovery. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) ResourceLink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Local Government
2 2 (66.67%) Publishing
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) ICT Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Security Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security Management
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Security Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (66.67%) TickIT
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cognos
1 1 (33.33%) NGA Human Resources
1 1 (33.33%) Northgate