The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Disaster Recovery
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 28 36 37
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 6 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.18% 0.92% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 1.04% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 6
Median daily rate £575 £450 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £390 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £540 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £365 £385
% change year-on-year
-0.68% -5.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £51.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-59.31% +168.42%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
242 288 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 88.00% 88.34% 83.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 203 266
Median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 23 6
Median hourly rate £14.00 £47.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.52% +171.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Disaster Recovery as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 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
Luton +15 6 £575 +22.66%
Disaster Recovery
East of England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 9 (81.82%) WAN
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (63.64%) Load Balancing
2 7 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (63.64%) High Availability
2 7 (63.64%) Capacity Management
2 7 (63.64%) IaaS
2 7 (63.64%) Service Management
2 7 (63.64%) DNS
2 7 (63.64%) E-Commerce
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) Relational Database
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) LAN
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
5 2 (18.18%) HP
5 2 (18.18%) Citrix
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (18.18%) MPLS
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Solaris
5 2 (18.18%) MCSE
5 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
5 2 (18.18%) vSphere
5 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (63.64%) IaaS
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) WAN
2 7 (63.64%) DNS
3 4 (36.36%) LAN
4 2 (18.18%) MPLS
4 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Architect
2 8 (72.73%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (36.36%) AWS Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Developer
5 1 (9.09%) ERP Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Report Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
5 1 (9.09%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) Capacity Management
1 7 (63.64%) E-Commerce
1 7 (63.64%) Enterprise Architecture
1 7 (63.64%) High Availability
1 7 (63.64%) Load Balancing
1 7 (63.64%) Service Management
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (18.18%) Converged Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Planning and Forecasting
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Cash Management
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) People Management
4 1 (9.09%) Project Governance
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
1 1 (9.09%) R
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) MCITP
1 2 (18.18%) MCSE
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) VCAP
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) vSphere
1 2 (18.18%) XenApp
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) Simpana
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) 3PAR
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) CommVault