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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 109 104 79
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -25
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 16 17 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.61% 0.70% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.94% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 7
Average daily rate
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£420 £444 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.35% +36.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £375 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £700 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £413 £365
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +13.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.09%
Disaster Recovery
South East

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
1901 1816 1796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 72.92% 74.82% 70.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1102 895 829
Average daily rate £400 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 23 36
Average hourly rate £33.50 £17.04 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.65% -33.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.00 £14.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £59.00 £42.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -14 5 £400 -29.67% 4
Bracknell - 4 £360 - 1
Slough +2 3 £515 +14.44%
Maidenhead - 1 £320 -
Disaster Recovery
South East

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 18 (36.73%) Business Continuity
2 17 (34.69%) Windows
3 12 (24.49%) Service Management
4 11 (22.45%) VMware
4 11 (22.45%) Active Directory
4 11 (22.45%) Degree
4 11 (22.45%) Data Centre
5 10 (20.41%) Incident Management
6 8 (16.33%) MCITP
6 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (16.33%) DNS
6 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
6 8 (16.33%) Finance
7 7 (14.29%) Replication
7 7 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 7 (14.29%) BCP
7 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (14.29%) SQL
7 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 7 (14.29%) Test Scripting
7 7 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
8 6 (12.24%) PowerShell
8 6 (12.24%) vSphere
8 6 (12.24%) Office 365
8 6 (12.24%) ITIL
8 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
8 6 (12.24%) LAN
8 6 (12.24%) WAN
8 6 (12.24%) SLA

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.08%) WebLogic
1 2 (4.08%) JBoss
1 2 (4.08%) Apache
1 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
1 2 (4.08%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.04%) Lync
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.16%) MS Office
3 3 (6.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.04%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) Office 365
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) DNS
2 6 (12.24%) LAN
2 6 (12.24%) WAN
3 5 (10.20%) DHCP
3 5 (10.20%) SAN
4 3 (6.12%) Firewall
4 3 (6.12%) VLAN
4 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.12%) NAS
5 2 (4.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (4.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (2.04%) IPv6
6 1 (2.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) DB2
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) SoapUI
2 2 (4.08%) Subversion
2 2 (4.08%) Fiddler
2 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.04%) MSI
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.12%) Automotive
4 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.04%) Games
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
4 1 (2.04%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (22.45%) Architect
2 8 (16.33%) Project Manager
3 6 (12.24%) Consultant
3 6 (12.24%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 6 (12.24%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (12.24%) Incident Manager
4 4 (8.16%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (6.12%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) DBA
5 3 (6.12%) Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Test Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Technical Architect
5 3 (6.12%) Systems Architect
5 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (6.12%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 3 (6.12%) Senior Technical Architect
5 3 (6.12%) Test Leader
5 3 (6.12%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) SOAP
1 3 (6.12%) XML
1 3 (6.12%) Middleware
2 2 (4.08%) WCF
2 2 (4.08%) XSD
2 2 (4.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Data Centre
2 7 (14.29%) Replication
3 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.16%) Clustering
5 3 (6.12%) Visualisation
6 2 (4.08%) Thin Client
6 2 (4.08%) Fat Client
6 2 (4.08%) EMC VNX
7 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
7 1 (2.04%) Online Games
7 1 (2.04%) DTV
7 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
7 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.69%) Windows
2 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (10.20%) Linux
4 3 (6.12%) Solaris
5 2 (4.08%) UNIX
5 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) Business Continuity
2 12 (24.49%) Service Management
3 10 (20.41%) Incident Management
4 7 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 7 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 7 (14.29%) BCP
4 7 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
5 6 (12.24%) ITIL
6 5 (10.20%) Project Management
6 5 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (10.20%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (8.16%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (8.16%) Server Building
7 4 (8.16%) Time Management
7 4 (8.16%) Customer Engagement
7 4 (8.16%) Programme Management
7 4 (8.16%) Change Management
8 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.12%) Risk Management
8 3 (6.12%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.29%) SQL
2 6 (12.24%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.12%) VBScript
3 3 (6.12%) Java
4 2 (4.08%) Perl
4 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.04%) REXX
5 1 (2.04%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) Degree
2 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (16.33%) MCITP
3 5 (10.20%) MCTS
4 4 (8.16%) ISEB
4 4 (8.16%) ISTQB
5 3 (6.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (6.12%) MCSE
5 3 (6.12%) PMP
5 3 (6.12%) PMI Certification
5 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.04%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (2.04%) MCP
6 1 (2.04%) MCDBA
6 1 (2.04%) CCNP
6 1 (2.04%) CCNA
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) SLA
2 3 (6.12%) QA
System Software
1 11 (22.45%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (12.24%) vSphere
4 3 (6.12%) VMware ESX
4 3 (6.12%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.08%) Terminal Services
5 2 (4.08%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.04%) RACF
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) NetBackup
2 3 (6.12%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (6.12%) SCCM
2 3 (6.12%) SCOM
2 3 (6.12%) HP SIM
3 2 (4.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (4.08%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (4.08%) WSUS
4 1 (2.04%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) VMware
2 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.24%) HP
4 5 (10.20%) Citrix
5 4 (8.16%) F5
5 4 (8.16%) EMC
6 3 (6.12%) Cisco
6 3 (6.12%) Symantec
6 3 (6.12%) Remedy
6 3 (6.12%) McAfee
6 3 (6.12%) Capita
6 3 (6.12%) SolarWinds
7 2 (4.08%) Websense
8 1 (2.04%) IBM
8 1 (2.04%) CA
8 1 (2.04%) Peregrine
8 1 (2.04%) SAP
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