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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 82 81 125
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +44
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 41 52 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.66% 1.99% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 2.91% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 6 4
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£545 £360 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.38% +2.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £425 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.40 £30.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-22.00% +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
1784 1785 2041
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 72.26% 68.21% 68.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 898 895 742
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 46 49
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.75 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +28 33 £560 +31.76% 6
Bracknell -3 2 £500 - 1
Slough -4 1 £225 -
Windsor - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Newbury - - - - 1
Disaster Recovery
South East

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 38 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 29 (50.88%) SharePoint
3 28 (49.12%) Microsoft
4 26 (45.61%) Clustering
4 26 (45.61%) Lync
4 26 (45.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 25 (43.86%) SharePoint 2013
5 25 (43.86%) Hyper-V
5 25 (43.86%) CRM
6 24 (42.11%) BizTalk Server
6 24 (42.11%) SharePoint 2010
7 23 (40.35%) Cloud Computing
7 23 (40.35%) Dynamics CRM
7 23 (40.35%) Dynamics AX
8 22 (38.60%) SQL
9 19 (33.33%) Windows
10 18 (31.58%) Application Packaging
11 16 (28.07%) .NET
12 15 (26.32%) SOA
13 13 (22.81%) DNS
13 13 (22.81%) Enterprise Architecture
14 10 (17.54%) ITIL
15 9 (15.79%) Service Management
16 8 (14.04%) Business Continuity
16 8 (14.04%) Office 365
17 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
17 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Azure
17 7 (12.28%) Degree
17 7 (12.28%) Replication
17 7 (12.28%) DHCP

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 29 (50.88%) SharePoint
2 26 (45.61%) Lync
2 26 (45.61%) Exchange Server 2013
3 25 (43.86%) SharePoint 2013
4 24 (42.11%) SharePoint 2010
4 24 (42.11%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (7.02%) MS Exchange
6 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.75%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.75%) GroupWise
8 1 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (1.75%) IIS
8 1 (1.75%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.75%) Apache
8 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.26%) MS Project
2 3 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 23 (40.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 23 (40.35%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.75%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.75%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 23 (40.35%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (14.04%) Office 365
3 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (7.02%) SaaS
5 3 (5.26%) PaaS
5 3 (5.26%) IaaS
6 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.81%) DNS
2 7 (12.28%) DHCP
3 3 (5.26%) Firewall
4 2 (3.51%) WAN
4 2 (3.51%) SMTP
4 2 (3.51%) SNMP
5 1 (1.75%) POP3
5 1 (1.75%) HTTP
5 1 (1.75%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.75%) LDAP
5 1 (1.75%) LAN
5 1 (1.75%) PBX
5 1 (1.75%) PSTN
5 1 (1.75%) Wireless
5 1 (1.75%) IMAP
5 1 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.75%) SSL
5 1 (1.75%) SAN
5 1 (1.75%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (1.75%) MS Access
1 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Ant
1 1 (1.75%) Subversion
1 1 (1.75%) Maven
1 1 (1.75%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.75%) Trac
General
1 3 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.75%) Banking
2 1 (1.75%) Billing
2 1 (1.75%) Local Government
2 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (49.12%) Architect
2 25 (43.86%) Technical Architect
3 7 (12.28%) Project Manager
4 6 (10.53%) Senior Technical Architect
4 6 (10.53%) Field Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Senior Architect
5 4 (7.02%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Administrator
7 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Disaster Recovery Consultant
7 2 (3.51%) Cloud Architect
8 1 (1.75%) Wintel Architect
8 1 (1.75%) Escalation Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 1 (1.75%) Data Centre Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (31.58%) Application Packaging
2 16 (28.07%) .NET
3 4 (7.02%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.75%) Java SE
4 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (45.61%) Clustering
2 7 (12.28%) Replication
2 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.26%) Data Structures
3 3 (5.26%) Algorithms
3 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.26%) CMDB
4 2 (3.51%) Reference Data
4 2 (3.51%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.75%) Open Source
5 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.75%) NHS
5 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (8.77%) Linux
2 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.26%) Windows XP
4 3 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.26%) Windows 7
4 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.75%) VMS
5 1 (1.75%) UNIX
5 1 (1.75%) FreeBSD
5 1 (1.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.86%) CRM
2 15 (26.32%) SOA
3 13 (22.81%) Enterprise Architecture
4 10 (17.54%) ITIL
5 9 (15.79%) Service Management
6 8 (14.04%) Business Continuity
7 5 (8.77%) Customer Engagement
8 4 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.02%) PRINCE2
9 3 (5.26%) Service Delivery
9 3 (5.26%) Change Management
9 3 (5.26%) Data Modelling
9 3 (5.26%) Software Engineering
9 3 (5.26%) Data Architecture
9 3 (5.26%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.26%) Coaching
10 2 (3.51%) Project Governance
10 2 (3.51%) Time Management
10 2 (3.51%) Knowledge Management
10 2 (3.51%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (38.60%) SQL
2 4 (7.02%) Python
2 4 (7.02%) Java
3 3 (5.26%) Perl
3 3 (5.26%) C#
4 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.75%) AWK
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) Degree
2 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.53%) MCITP
3 5 (8.77%) MCTS
4 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (3.51%) MCP
7 1 (1.75%) MCSE
7 1 (1.75%) MCSA
7 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.75%) CISA
7 1 (1.75%) CISM
7 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.75%) MCDST
7 1 (1.75%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) BS25999
2 1 (1.75%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 25 (43.86%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.51%) XenApp
4 2 (3.51%) vCloud
4 2 (3.51%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.75%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.75%) Docker
5 1 (1.75%) LXC
5 1 (1.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (5.26%) WSUS
3 2 (3.51%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.51%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.75%) Puppet
4 1 (1.75%) Netcool
4 1 (1.75%) Nagios
4 1 (1.75%) ARCserve
4 1 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 28 (49.12%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.77%) EMC
2 5 (8.77%) VMware
3 4 (7.02%) Cisco
4 3 (5.26%) BMC
4 3 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.26%) Symantec
5 2 (3.51%) Metastorm
5 2 (3.51%) Citrix
5 2 (3.51%) HP
6 1 (1.75%) Infoblox
6 1 (1.75%) F5
6 1 (1.75%) Juniper
6 1 (1.75%) Intel
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle
6 1 (1.75%) Sun
6 1 (1.75%) Open Text
6 1 (1.75%) Remedy
6 1 (1.75%) webMethods
6 1 (1.75%) Novell
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