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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 83 102 88
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -14
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 38 27 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.50% 1.00% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 1.36% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 16 22
Average daily rate £450 £438 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £371 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.34% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Average hourly rate £63.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.50 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+172.97% +5.71%
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
1997 1983 2006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 78.59% 73.12% 75.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1043 1006 1032
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 38 59
Average hourly rate £16.09 £32.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.49% +103.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £13.65 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £126.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -3 17 £475 +11.76% 4
Maidenhead - 9 £405 - 1
Slough +2 4 £325 -35.00%
Disaster Recovery
South East

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 33 (45.21%) Windows
2 31 (42.47%) Linux
2 31 (42.47%) Active Directory
3 25 (34.25%) Migration
4 23 (31.51%) PowerShell
5 22 (30.14%) VMware
5 22 (30.14%) Microsoft
5 22 (30.14%) Windows Server
6 21 (28.77%) Business Continuity
6 21 (28.77%) Microsoft Azure
7 19 (26.03%) Oracle
8 18 (24.66%) ITIL
9 17 (23.29%) Firewall
10 15 (20.55%) Red Hat
10 15 (20.55%) Hyper-V
10 15 (20.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (20.55%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (20.55%) Ruby
10 15 (20.55%) Degree
11 14 (19.18%) SCCM
11 14 (19.18%) SCOM
11 14 (19.18%) SCVMM
11 14 (19.18%) Amazon AWS
11 14 (19.18%) vSphere
11 14 (19.18%) RightScale
11 14 (19.18%) Windows Intune
11 14 (19.18%) HP
11 14 (19.18%) EMC
11 14 (19.18%) LAN
11 14 (19.18%) WAN

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (1.37%) Apache
1 1 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (1.37%) IIS
1 1 (1.37%) JBoss
1 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (6.85%) MS Office
2 4 (5.48%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (28.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (19.18%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.85%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (6.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (23.29%) Firewall
2 14 (19.18%) LAN
2 14 (19.18%) WAN
3 12 (16.44%) DNS
4 9 (12.33%) SAN
5 6 (8.22%) DHCP
6 4 (5.48%) NAS
7 3 (4.11%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (4.11%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.74%) Internet
8 2 (2.74%) IPv6
9 1 (1.37%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (1.37%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (1.37%) HTTP
9 1 (1.37%) Intranet
9 1 (1.37%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (1.37%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.37%) MPLS
9 1 (1.37%) Network Security
9 1 (1.37%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.59%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (9.59%) Big Data
1 7 (9.59%) NoSQL
1 7 (9.59%) Riak
2 6 (8.22%) Oracle Database
2 6 (8.22%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (8.22%) Oracle Database 12c
2 6 (8.22%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (8.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Ant
1 7 (9.59%) Jenkins
1 7 (9.59%) Maven
2 2 (2.74%) MSI
General
1 6 (8.22%) Finance
1 6 (8.22%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.11%) Electronics
2 3 (4.11%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.11%) Marketing
3 1 (1.37%) Advertising
3 1 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (24.66%) Architect
2 9 (12.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (10.96%) Administrator
3 8 (10.96%) Cloud Engineer
4 7 (9.59%) Big Data Developer
4 7 (9.59%) Developer
4 7 (9.59%) Java Developer
4 7 (9.59%) Linux Developer
4 7 (9.59%) Senior Developer
4 7 (9.59%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (8.22%) DBA
5 6 (8.22%) PostgreSQL DBA
5 6 (8.22%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Consultant
6 5 (6.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Oracle DBA
7 4 (5.48%) Senior Architect
7 4 (5.48%) Systems Architect
7 4 (5.48%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.44%) Middleware
2 11 (15.07%) Web Services
3 7 (9.59%) RESTful
4 1 (1.37%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.18%) Replication
2 12 (16.44%) Data Centre
3 9 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (10.96%) Computer Science
4 8 (10.96%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (6.85%) Public Cloud
6 4 (5.48%) Clustering
7 3 (4.11%) Data Integration
7 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.37%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.37%) FMCG
9 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.37%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 33 (45.21%) Windows
2 31 (42.47%) Linux
3 22 (30.14%) Windows Server
4 15 (20.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (10.96%) Unix
7 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (34.25%) Migration
2 21 (28.77%) Business Continuity
3 18 (24.66%) ITIL
4 11 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (10.96%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (10.96%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (9.59%) Capacity Management
6 7 (9.59%) Document Management
6 7 (9.59%) Information Governance
6 7 (9.59%) Problem Management
6 7 (9.59%) Scrum
6 7 (9.59%) Secure Coding
6 7 (9.59%) TDD
6 7 (9.59%) Unit Testing
7 6 (8.22%) BCP
7 6 (8.22%) Service Management
8 5 (6.85%) Change Control
8 5 (6.85%) Information Security
8 5 (6.85%) Open Source
8 5 (6.85%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 23 (31.51%) PowerShell
2 15 (20.55%) Ruby
3 13 (17.81%) SQL
4 8 (10.96%) Java
5 2 (2.74%) Python
6 1 (1.37%) C
6 1 (1.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (20.55%) Degree
2 7 (9.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (9.59%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.48%) DV Cleared
3 4 (5.48%) MCSA
4 3 (4.11%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.74%) MCITP
5 2 (2.74%) MCTS
5 2 (2.74%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (1.37%) MCP
6 1 (1.37%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) ISO22301
2 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (42.47%) Active Directory
2 15 (20.55%) Hyper-V
2 15 (20.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (19.18%) vSphere
4 1 (1.37%) NFS
4 1 (1.37%) Terminal Server
4 1 (1.37%) vCloud
4 1 (1.37%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (19.18%) SCCM
1 14 (19.18%) SCOM
1 14 (19.18%) SCVMM
1 14 (19.18%) Windows Intune
2 13 (17.81%) Puppet
3 9 (12.33%) NetBackup
4 5 (6.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (4.11%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (2.74%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (1.37%) Simpana
7 1 (1.37%) vRealize
7 1 (1.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (30.14%) Microsoft
1 22 (30.14%) VMware
2 19 (26.03%) Oracle
3 15 (20.55%) Red Hat
4 14 (19.18%) EMC
4 14 (19.18%) HP
4 14 (19.18%) RightScale
5 11 (15.07%) Cisco
6 6 (8.22%) CA
6 6 (8.22%) F5
6 6 (8.22%) NetApp
7 5 (6.85%) SAP
8 4 (5.48%) IBM
8 4 (5.48%) Juniper
8 4 (5.48%) Symantec
9 3 (4.11%) Brocade
9 3 (4.11%) Mercator
9 3 (4.11%) StorageTek
9 3 (4.11%) Sun
10 2 (2.74%) Citrix
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