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 30 June 2016 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 109 100 99
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 13 21 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.55% 0.85% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 1.09% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 15
Median daily rate £450 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £260 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £412 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £43.28 - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.28 £28.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+54.57% +47.36%
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
1876 1920 1888
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.29% 77.80% 75.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1030 952 901
Median daily rate £400 £378 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 70 23
Median hourly rate £19.61 £21.55 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% +13.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £40.26 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 30 June 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -11 4 - - 3
Wokingham -4 2 £228 -
Newbury - 2 £575 -
Maidenhead -2 1 £400 +34.45%
Windsor - 1 - -
Disaster Recovery
South East

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 16 (35.56%) Windows
2 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
2 14 (31.11%) Business Continuity
2 14 (31.11%) Windows Server
3 13 (28.89%) Linux
4 12 (26.67%) Replication
5 11 (24.44%) High Availability
6 10 (22.22%) Degree
6 10 (22.22%) ITIL
6 10 (22.22%) DNS
6 10 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 10 (22.22%) HP
6 10 (22.22%) Data Centre
7 9 (20.00%) EMC
7 9 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
7 9 (20.00%) Skype for Business
7 9 (20.00%) Skype
8 8 (17.78%) VMware
9 7 (15.56%) SAN
9 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
9 7 (15.56%) Performance Optimisation
10 6 (13.33%) Migration
10 6 (13.33%) Finance
10 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (13.33%) Office 365
10 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (13.33%) Network Load Balancing
10 6 (13.33%) Computer Science
10 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (11.11%) Live Communications Server

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 9 (20.00%) Skype for Business
2 5 (11.11%) Live Communications Server
3 4 (8.89%) MS Exchange
4 3 (6.67%) IIS
5 2 (4.44%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.22%) MS Project Server
6 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.22%) SharePoint Foundation
6 1 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.22%) MS Project
2 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (13.33%) Office 365
2 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.22%) DNS
2 9 (20.00%) Skype
3 7 (15.56%) SAN
4 5 (11.11%) PBX
4 5 (11.11%) PSTN
4 5 (11.11%) RTP
5 4 (8.89%) Firewall
5 4 (8.89%) NAS
6 3 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (6.67%) SMTP
7 2 (4.44%) IMAP
7 2 (4.44%) LAN
7 2 (4.44%) POP3
7 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.44%) VPN
7 2 (4.44%) WAN
8 1 (2.22%) DHCP
8 1 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (2.22%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (6.67%) Big Data
2 3 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 3 (6.67%) Riak
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Ant
1 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 3 (6.67%) Maven
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Advertising
3 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (20.00%) Consultant
2 7 (15.56%) Administrator
3 5 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (8.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Architect
4 4 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery Specialist
4 4 (8.89%) EMC Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) EMC Storage Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Storage Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Business Continuity Specialist
5 3 (6.67%) Cloud Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (6.67%) SAN Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) SAN Storage Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) SAN Support
5 3 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Storage Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) Web Services
2 3 (6.67%) RESTful
3 2 (4.44%) Middleware
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (2.22%) .NET
4 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.22%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Replication
2 10 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (13.33%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.89%) EMC VNX
5 3 (6.67%) Clustering
5 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.22%) Public Cloud
7 1 (2.22%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 16 (35.56%) Windows
2 14 (31.11%) Windows Server
3 13 (28.89%) Linux
4 5 (11.11%) AIX
5 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (6.67%) Unix
6 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.44%) Solaris
7 2 (4.44%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Business Continuity
2 11 (24.44%) High Availability
3 10 (22.22%) ITIL
4 7 (15.56%) Performance Optimisation
5 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (13.33%) Migration
5 6 (13.33%) Network Load Balancing
6 5 (11.11%) Change Management
6 5 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (8.89%) Capacity Management
7 4 (8.89%) Validation
8 3 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (6.67%) Document Management
8 3 (6.67%) Incident Management
8 3 (6.67%) Information Governance
8 3 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (6.67%) Problem Management
8 3 (6.67%) Scrum
8 3 (6.67%) TDD
8 3 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.11%) SQL
2 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.89%) Shell Script
3 3 (6.67%) Java
4 1 (2.22%) C
4 1 (2.22%) C#
4 1 (2.22%) Perl
4 1 (2.22%) PHP
4 1 (2.22%) Python
4 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) Degree
2 5 (11.11%) DV Cleared
2 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.44%) OCP
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (2.22%) MCDBA
5 1 (2.22%) MCITP
5 1 (2.22%) MCP
5 1 (2.22%) MCSE
5 1 (2.22%) MCTS
5 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) SLA
2 2 (4.44%) ISO22301
2 2 (4.44%) QA
2 2 (4.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.89%) Hyper-V
2 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.22%) KVM
4 1 (2.22%) NFS
4 1 (2.22%) RHEV
4 1 (2.22%) Terminal Server
4 1 (2.22%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (11.11%) Puppet
3 4 (8.89%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (6.67%) Nagios
4 3 (6.67%) WSUS
5 2 (4.44%) Data Guard
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (4.44%) SCCM
5 2 (4.44%) SCOM
6 1 (2.22%) Control-M
6 1 (2.22%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.22%) Simpana
6 1 (2.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.22%) HP
3 9 (20.00%) EMC
4 8 (17.78%) VMware
5 4 (8.89%) 3PAR
5 4 (8.89%) Oracle
5 4 (8.89%) Veeam
6 3 (6.67%) Brocade
6 3 (6.67%) Citrix
6 3 (6.67%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.67%) StorageTek
6 3 (6.67%) Sun
7 2 (4.44%) Informatica
7 2 (4.44%) Mitel
7 2 (4.44%) TIBCO
8 1 (2.22%) CA
8 1 (2.22%) CommVault
8 1 (2.22%) Intel Security
8 1 (2.22%) Mercator
8 1 (2.22%) NetApp