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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 96 104 87
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 31 20 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.18% 0.77% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 1.09% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 9 13
Average daily rate
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£520 £394 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.06% +8.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £296 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £588 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £30.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-35.00% +42.85%
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
1813 1840 1664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 68.94% 71.18% 69.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 994 936 683
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £251 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £509 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 56 78
Average hourly rate £20.63 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £12.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £46.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 +24 19 £545 +28.23% 2
Slough 0 4 £325 - 1
Bracknell +1 3 £450 +38.46%
Maidenhead - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Windsor - - - -
Disaster Recovery
South East

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 44 (69.84%) Active Directory
2 32 (50.79%) Lync
3 31 (49.21%) Clustering
4 30 (47.62%) Microsoft
5 28 (44.44%) CRM
5 28 (44.44%) SharePoint
5 28 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 27 (42.86%) SharePoint 2013
6 27 (42.86%) Hyper-V
6 27 (42.86%) SharePoint 2010
7 26 (41.27%) SQL
7 26 (41.27%) Cloud Computing
7 26 (41.27%) Dynamics CRM
7 26 (41.27%) Dynamics AX
8 25 (39.68%) BizTalk Server
9 21 (33.33%) Windows
10 20 (31.75%) Application Packaging
11 18 (28.57%) .NET
12 17 (26.98%) SOA
13 14 (22.22%) DNS
13 14 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
14 11 (17.46%) ITIL
15 10 (15.87%) Degree
16 9 (14.29%) Cisco
17 8 (12.70%) Service Management
17 8 (12.70%) Business Continuity
17 8 (12.70%) MS Exchange
18 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
18 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
18 7 (11.11%) MCITP

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 32 (50.79%) Lync
2 28 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
2 28 (44.44%) SharePoint
3 27 (42.86%) SharePoint 2010
3 27 (42.86%) SharePoint 2013
4 25 (39.68%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (12.70%) MS Exchange
6 5 (7.94%) IIS
7 3 (4.76%) IBM Notes
7 3 (4.76%) GroupWise
7 3 (4.76%) Live Communications Server
8 1 (1.59%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.59%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.76%) MS Office
3 2 (3.17%) MS Project
3 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 26 (41.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 26 (41.27%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.59%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.59%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 26 (41.27%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (9.52%) Office 365
3 3 (4.76%) IaaS
3 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.76%) SaaS
3 3 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.22%) DNS
2 6 (9.52%) SAN
3 4 (6.35%) DHCP
3 4 (6.35%) PBX
3 4 (6.35%) PSTN
3 4 (6.35%) Firewall
4 3 (4.76%) RTP
4 3 (4.76%) IMAP
4 3 (4.76%) POP3
4 3 (4.76%) SMTP
5 2 (3.17%) WAN
5 2 (3.17%) Wireless
6 1 (1.59%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.59%) NGN
6 1 (1.59%) LTE
6 1 (1.59%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.59%) GSM
6 1 (1.59%) LAN
6 1 (1.59%) 3GPP
6 1 (1.59%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (7.94%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.59%) Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Billing
4 1 (1.59%) Marketing
4 1 (1.59%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 32 (50.79%) Architect
2 27 (42.86%) Technical Architect
3 9 (14.29%) Field Engineer
4 7 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Consultant
5 6 (9.52%) Senior Technical Architect
5 6 (9.52%) Senior Architect
6 5 (7.94%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (3.17%) SQL DBA
8 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Exchange Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (3.17%) Disaster Recovery Consultant
8 2 (3.17%) Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) DBA
8 2 (3.17%) SQL Server DBA
9 1 (1.59%) Help Desk Support
9 1 (1.59%) Business Consultant
9 1 (1.59%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (31.75%) Application Packaging
2 18 (28.57%) .NET
3 4 (6.35%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 31 (49.21%) Clustering
2 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.52%) Replication
3 3 (4.76%) Data Structures
3 3 (4.76%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.76%) PKI
3 3 (4.76%) Reference Data
3 3 (4.76%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.59%) CMDB
5 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.59%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.59%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (1.59%) DTV
5 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (6.35%) Linux
3 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.59%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (44.44%) CRM
2 17 (26.98%) SOA
3 14 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
4 11 (17.46%) ITIL
5 8 (12.70%) Service Management
5 8 (12.70%) Business Continuity
6 6 (9.52%) Customer Engagement
7 4 (6.35%) Data Architecture
7 4 (6.35%) Data Modelling
7 4 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.35%) Network Load Balancing
8 3 (4.76%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.17%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.17%) PRINCE
9 2 (3.17%) BCP
9 2 (3.17%) High Availability
10 1 (1.59%) Business Continuity Planning
10 1 (1.59%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (1.59%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (41.27%) SQL
2 3 (4.76%) Python
2 3 (4.76%) C#
2 3 (4.76%) Java
2 3 (4.76%) Perl
3 2 (3.17%) C
4 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) Degree
2 7 (11.11%) MCITP
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (9.52%) MCTS
4 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.59%) HP APS
5 1 (1.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.59%) CISA
5 1 (1.59%) CISM
5 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) SLA
1 2 (3.17%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) BS25999
2 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 44 (69.84%) Active Directory
2 27 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.17%) vSphere
4 2 (3.17%) vCloud
5 1 (1.59%) Docker
5 1 (1.59%) LXC
5 1 (1.59%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) WSUS
1 3 (4.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.59%) Puppet
2 1 (1.59%) Netcool
2 1 (1.59%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 30 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.29%) Cisco
3 5 (7.94%) Lotus
3 5 (7.94%) VMware
4 4 (6.35%) EMC
5 3 (4.76%) Nortel
5 3 (4.76%) Avaya
5 3 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.76%) Novell
5 3 (4.76%) BMC
6 2 (3.17%) Oracle
7 1 (1.59%) SAP
7 1 (1.59%) Sun
7 1 (1.59%) HP
7 1 (1.59%) Juniper
7 1 (1.59%) Intel
7 1 (1.59%) Ericsson
7 1 (1.59%) webMethods
7 1 (1.59%) Symantec
7 1 (1.59%) Remedy
Slough
Orgtel
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Berkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £475 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago