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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 87 74 114
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +40
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 33 57 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.36% 2.24% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.84% 3.26% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 8 5
Average daily rate
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£545 £323 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.99% -9.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £239 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £582 £408 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £365 £353
% change year-on-year
+16.43% +3.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +2.63%
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
1795 1747 2125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.75% 68.67% 67.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 892 824 755
Average daily rate £390 £375 £382
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 35 43
Average hourly rate £17.07 £22.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +8 25 £561 +91.88% 3
Slough -2 2 £450 - 2
Bracknell -6 1 £500 -
Maidenhead - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Disaster Recovery
South East

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 40 (70.18%) Active Directory
2 26 (45.61%) Windows
3 23 (40.35%) SharePoint
4 22 (38.60%) Microsoft
5 20 (35.09%) Clustering
5 20 (35.09%) Exchange Server 2013
6 19 (33.33%) Hyper-V
7 18 (31.58%) Lync
8 17 (29.82%) SharePoint 2013
8 17 (29.82%) CRM
8 17 (29.82%) SQL
9 16 (28.07%) DNS
9 16 (28.07%) BizTalk Server
9 16 (28.07%) SharePoint 2010
9 16 (28.07%) Cloud Computing
9 16 (28.07%) Dynamics CRM
9 16 (28.07%) Dynamics AX
10 13 (22.81%) Application Packaging
11 12 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (21.05%) VMware
12 11 (19.30%) .NET
12 11 (19.30%) Degree
13 10 (17.54%) ITIL
14 9 (15.79%) DHCP
14 9 (15.79%) SOA
14 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
15 8 (14.04%) Service Management
15 8 (14.04%) Firewall
15 8 (14.04%) Enterprise Architecture
16 7 (12.28%) Security Cleared

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 23 (40.35%) SharePoint
2 20 (35.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 18 (31.58%) Lync
4 17 (29.82%) SharePoint 2013
5 16 (28.07%) SharePoint 2010
5 16 (28.07%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (10.53%) MS Exchange
7 5 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (1.75%) GroupWise
10 1 (1.75%) IIS
10 1 (1.75%) IBM Notes
10 1 (1.75%) Apache
10 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.26%) MS Project
3 2 (3.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (28.07%) Dynamics CRM
1 16 (28.07%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 16 (28.07%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (12.28%) Office 365
3 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.51%) SaaS
5 1 (1.75%) PaaS
5 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (28.07%) DNS
2 9 (15.79%) DHCP
3 8 (14.04%) Firewall
4 5 (8.77%) WAN
5 4 (7.02%) LAN
5 4 (7.02%) HTTP
6 3 (5.26%) VPN
6 3 (5.26%) PABX
6 3 (5.26%) Intranet
6 3 (5.26%) Internet
7 2 (3.51%) SMTP
8 1 (1.75%) LDAP
8 1 (1.75%) SNMP
8 1 (1.75%) PBX
8 1 (1.75%) PSTN
8 1 (1.75%) POP3
8 1 (1.75%) SSL
8 1 (1.75%) SAN
8 1 (1.75%) Wireless
8 1 (1.75%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (5.26%) MySQL
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.75%) MS Access
4 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 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 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.75%) Finance
1 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
1 1 (1.75%) Banking
1 1 (1.75%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 20 (35.09%) Architect
2 19 (33.33%) Technical Architect
3 6 (10.53%) Consultant
3 6 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 5 (8.77%) Field Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Administrator
6 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Technical Architect
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Architect
6 3 (5.26%) Wintel Architect
6 3 (5.26%) Support Specialist
6 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.51%) Network Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Tester
7 2 (3.51%) Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.81%) Application Packaging
2 11 (19.30%) .NET
3 2 (3.51%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.75%) Java SE
4 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.09%) Clustering
2 6 (10.53%) Replication
3 4 (7.02%) Statistics
4 3 (5.26%) Firmware
4 3 (5.26%) Blackberry
4 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.51%) CMDB
6 1 (1.75%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.75%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.75%) Open Source
6 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.75%) NHS
6 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.75%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 26 (45.61%) Windows
2 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (10.53%) Linux
4 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.26%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.26%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.75%) FreeBSD
7 1 (1.75%) Solaris
7 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) CRM
2 10 (17.54%) ITIL
3 9 (15.79%) SOA
4 8 (14.04%) Service Management
4 8 (14.04%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (10.53%) Business Continuity
6 5 (8.77%) Customer Engagement
6 5 (8.77%) High Availability
7 4 (7.02%) Service Delivery
7 4 (7.02%) Test Scripting
8 3 (5.26%) Workflow
8 3 (5.26%) Document Management
8 3 (5.26%) Change Management
8 3 (5.26%) E-Commerce
8 3 (5.26%) Change Control
8 3 (5.26%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.26%) Coaching
9 2 (3.51%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (3.51%) Project Governance
9 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 17 (29.82%) SQL
2 4 (7.02%) PowerShell
2 4 (7.02%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.51%) Java
3 2 (3.51%) Python
4 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.75%) AWK
4 1 (1.75%) Perl
4 1 (1.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) Degree
2 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (12.28%) Security Cleared
4 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
4 6 (10.53%) MCITP
5 5 (8.77%) MCTS
6 4 (7.02%) MCP
6 4 (7.02%) MCSA
7 3 (5.26%) CCNA
7 3 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (1.75%) MCDST
9 1 (1.75%) CISA
9 1 (1.75%) CISM
9 1 (1.75%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) BS25999
2 2 (3.51%) SLA
3 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 40 (70.18%) Active Directory
2 19 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 12 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (7.02%) XenApp
5 3 (5.26%) KVM
5 3 (5.26%) Terminal Services
5 3 (5.26%) VMware ESX
5 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.75%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 4 (7.02%) Backup Exec
3 3 (5.26%) ARCserve
3 3 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (5.26%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.75%) WSUS
4 1 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.75%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (38.60%) Microsoft
2 12 (21.05%) VMware
3 4 (7.02%) Symantec
3 4 (7.02%) Citrix
4 3 (5.26%) EMC
5 2 (3.51%) Metastorm
5 2 (3.51%) HP
5 2 (3.51%) Cisco
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle
6 1 (1.75%) Sun
6 1 (1.75%) Juniper
6 1 (1.75%) BMC
6 1 (1.75%) Novell
6 1 (1.75%) Lotus
6 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.75%) F5
6 1 (1.75%) Open Text
6 1 (1.75%) Intel
Berkshire
Austin Fraser Limited
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