The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 19 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Disaster Recovery
South East / Berkshire
Rank 91 77 98
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +21
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 16 44 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.83% 1.79% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 2.28% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 32 15
Median daily rate £431 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £351 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £509 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £63.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.69 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-5.25% +13.63%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1565 1932 1914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.75% 78.47% 74.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 782 1002 1013
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 77 23
Median hourly rate £23.34 £18.00 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.66% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.42 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £61.53 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire 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 Berkshire

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 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
Reading 0 15 £425 -10.52% 6
Wokingham - 1 £500 -
Disaster Recovery
South East

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 23 (54.76%) High Availability
2 19 (45.24%) Cisco
3 14 (33.33%) Migration
4 12 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
5 11 (26.19%) CCIE
6 9 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (21.43%) Data Centre
7 8 (19.05%) Telecoms
8 7 (16.67%) NetApp
8 7 (16.67%) Juniper
8 7 (16.67%) VoIP
9 6 (14.29%) OS/400
9 6 (14.29%) IBM
9 6 (14.29%) Windows
9 6 (14.29%) CheckPoint
9 6 (14.29%) CTI
9 6 (14.29%) AS400
9 6 (14.29%) iSeries
9 6 (14.29%) VMware
9 6 (14.29%) IVR
10 5 (11.90%) Mentoring
10 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (11.90%) Office 365
10 5 (11.90%) Unified Communications
10 5 (11.90%) SAN
10 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
10 5 (11.90%) MS Exchange
10 5 (11.90%) EMC
10 5 (11.90%) CCNP

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 5 (11.90%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.38%) IIS
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Office 365
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) VoIP
2 6 (14.29%) CTI
3 5 (11.90%) SAN
3 5 (11.90%) Unified Communications
4 4 (9.52%) PBX
4 4 (9.52%) PSTN
5 3 (7.14%) H.323
5 3 (7.14%) LAN
5 3 (7.14%) QSIG
5 3 (7.14%) SCCP
6 2 (4.76%) Network Security
6 2 (4.76%) WAN
6 2 (4.76%) WLAN
7 1 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (2.38%) DHCP
7 1 (2.38%) DNS
7 1 (2.38%) Firewall
7 1 (2.38%) FTP
7 1 (2.38%) HTTP
7 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.38%) GIS
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Consultant
2 6 (14.29%) Analyst
2 6 (14.29%) AS400 Support
2 6 (14.29%) Network Consultant
2 6 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 6 (14.29%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Exchange Consultant
3 5 (11.90%) Office 365 Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Storage Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) DBA
5 3 (7.14%) IBM Storage Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) SQL DBA
5 3 (7.14%) SQL Developer
5 3 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
5 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.76%) Design Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 6 (14.29%) AS400
2 6 (14.29%) iSeries
2 6 (14.29%) IVR
3 4 (9.52%) Replication
4 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) EMC VMAX
4 2 (4.76%) EMC VNX
4 2 (4.76%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (4.76%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.38%) Clustering
5 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.38%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) OS/400
1 6 (14.29%) Windows
2 4 (9.52%) AIX
2 4 (9.52%) Linux
2 4 (9.52%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.76%) Solaris
4 2 (4.76%) Unix
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (54.76%) High Availability
2 14 (33.33%) Migration
3 9 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (11.90%) Mentoring
5 4 (9.52%) Business Continuity
5 4 (9.52%) Performance Engineering
6 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (7.14%) Scrum
7 2 (4.76%) Capacity Management
7 2 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (4.76%) Validation
8 1 (2.38%) Business Continuity Planning
8 1 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement Process
8 1 (2.38%) DevOps
8 1 (2.38%) Issue Tracking
8 1 (2.38%) SDLC
8 1 (2.38%) Security Auditing
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) SQL
1 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
2 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (26.19%) CCIE
3 5 (11.90%) CCNP
4 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (7.14%) Degree
5 3 (7.14%) MCITP
6 2 (4.76%) CCNA
6 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (2.38%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) SCCM
1 3 (7.14%) SCOM
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (4.76%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (4.76%) WSUS
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.38%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.38%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 19 (45.24%) Cisco
2 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
3 7 (16.67%) Juniper
3 7 (16.67%) NetApp
4 6 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 6 (14.29%) IBM
4 6 (14.29%) VMware
5 5 (11.90%) EMC
6 4 (9.52%) Palo Alto
7 3 (7.14%) F5
7 3 (7.14%) Oracle
8 2 (4.76%) Citrix