The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 86 97 111
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +14
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 39 29 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.38% 1.15% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 1.70% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 10
Average daily rate £408 £370 £391
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.27% -5.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £258 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £420 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £27.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-35.18% -16.92%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2003 1708 1959
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 70.73% 67.91% 63.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1029 677 747
Average daily rate £400 £375 £372
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £264 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 53 55
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.43 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £167.50 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +23.07%
Disaster Recovery
South East

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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Reading +7 25 £400 +8.10% 2
Bracknell -3 1 £416 - 1
Slough - 1 - - 1
Wokingham - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 £375 -
Maidenhead - - - -
Disaster Recovery
South East

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 42 (62.69%) Windows
2 28 (41.79%) Active Directory
3 25 (37.31%) DNS
4 18 (26.87%) Cisco
5 17 (25.37%) Telecoms
6 16 (23.88%) Linux
6 16 (23.88%) ITIL
6 16 (23.88%) VMware
7 15 (22.39%) SQL
8 14 (20.90%) HP
8 14 (20.90%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (19.40%) Degree
10 12 (17.91%) Network Load Balancing
10 12 (17.91%) UNIX
10 12 (17.91%) Oracle
11 11 (16.42%) PBX
11 11 (16.42%) PSTN
11 11 (16.42%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (16.42%) RTP
11 11 (16.42%) Lync
12 10 (14.93%) Firewall
12 10 (14.93%) Service Management
12 10 (14.93%) MS Exchange
13 9 (13.43%) DHCP
13 9 (13.43%) IIS
14 8 (11.94%) SAN
14 8 (11.94%) Security Cleared
14 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (11.94%) Business Continuity
14 8 (11.94%) High Availability

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 11 (16.42%) Lync
2 10 (14.93%) MS Exchange
3 9 (13.43%) IIS
4 7 (10.45%) Live Communications Server
5 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.99%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
6 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (1.49%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.49%) Apache
7 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.45%) Office 365
2 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (37.31%) DNS
2 11 (16.42%) PBX
2 11 (16.42%) PSTN
2 11 (16.42%) RTP
3 10 (14.93%) Firewall
4 9 (13.43%) DHCP
5 8 (11.94%) SAN
6 6 (8.96%) LAN
7 5 (7.46%) Intranet
7 5 (7.46%) VPN
7 5 (7.46%) WAN
8 4 (5.97%) HTTP
8 4 (5.97%) Internet
8 4 (5.97%) PABX
9 3 (4.48%) NAS
10 2 (2.99%) GPRS
10 2 (2.99%) GSM
10 2 (2.99%) SMPP
10 2 (2.99%) SS7
10 2 (2.99%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.96%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.97%) MySQL
2 4 (5.97%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Ant
1 2 (2.99%) Maven
1 2 (2.99%) TeamCity
1 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.99%) Hudson
General
1 17 (25.37%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.97%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.99%) Back Office
3 2 (2.99%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.49%) Billing
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (25.37%) Consultant
2 6 (8.96%) Support Consultant
3 5 (7.46%) Support Engineer
4 4 (5.97%) Support Specialist
4 4 (5.97%) Test Manager
5 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (4.48%) Architect
5 3 (4.48%) Administrator
6 2 (2.99%) Network Engineer
6 2 (2.99%) Project Manager
6 2 (2.99%) Tester
6 2 (2.99%) Technical Architect
6 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Tester
6 2 (2.99%) Release Manager
6 2 (2.99%) Server Administrator
6 2 (2.99%) Service Manager
6 2 (2.99%) Test Engineer
6 2 (2.99%) Business Continuity Manager
6 2 (2.99%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) Web Services
2 2 (2.99%) XML
2 2 (2.99%) SOAP
2 2 (2.99%) JTAPI
2 2 (2.99%) REST
3 1 (1.49%) .NET
3 1 (1.49%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) PKI
2 6 (8.96%) Replication
3 5 (7.46%) Statistics
3 5 (7.46%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.97%) Firmware
5 3 (4.48%) Clustering
5 3 (4.48%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.99%) IVR
6 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.49%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.49%) CMDB
7 1 (1.49%) Economics
7 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 42 (62.69%) Windows
2 16 (23.88%) Linux
3 12 (17.91%) UNIX
4 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (10.45%) AIX
5 7 (10.45%) Windows XP
6 6 (8.96%) Windows NT
6 6 (8.96%) Windows 2000
7 5 (7.46%) Windows 7
8 4 (5.97%) Solaris
9 3 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.49%) CentOS
10 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.49%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.88%) ITIL
2 12 (17.91%) Network Load Balancing
3 10 (14.93%) Service Management
4 8 (11.94%) Business Continuity
4 8 (11.94%) High Availability
5 6 (8.96%) Data Modelling
5 6 (8.96%) OO
5 6 (8.96%) Project Management
5 6 (8.96%) Customer Engagement
5 6 (8.96%) Facility Management
6 5 (7.46%) Test Scripting
7 4 (5.97%) E-Commerce
7 4 (5.97%) Migration
7 4 (5.97%) Document Management
7 4 (5.97%) Waterfall
7 4 (5.97%) Change Control
8 3 (4.48%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.48%) Capacity Management
8 3 (4.48%) Workflow
8 3 (4.48%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.39%) SQL
2 6 (8.96%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.48%) Bash Shell
3 3 (4.48%) Perl
4 1 (1.49%) Korn
4 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (19.40%) Degree
2 11 (16.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (11.94%) Security Cleared
4 6 (8.96%) MCTS
4 6 (8.96%) MCITP
5 4 (5.97%) DV Cleared
5 4 (5.97%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.48%) CCNA
6 3 (4.48%) MCSA
6 3 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.99%) MCP
7 2 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.49%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (1.49%) BC Cleared
8 1 (1.49%) CISA
8 1 (1.49%) CISM
8 1 (1.49%) PMP
8 1 (1.49%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.49%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) SLA
2 2 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.99%) BS25999
System Software
1 28 (41.79%) Active Directory
2 14 (20.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.48%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (4.48%) KVM
4 2 (2.99%) Terminal Services
4 2 (2.99%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.99%) XenApp
4 2 (2.99%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.99%) vSphere
4 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.49%) Xen
5 1 (1.49%) Nmap
5 1 (1.49%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) Tivoli
1 7 (10.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (8.96%) CiscoWorks
3 4 (5.97%) NetBackup
3 4 (5.97%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (4.48%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (2.99%) ARCserve
5 2 (2.99%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.99%) Cisco IPCC
5 2 (2.99%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.99%) NSN NetAct
5 2 (2.99%) Puppet
5 2 (2.99%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (2.99%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.99%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.49%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (26.87%) Cisco
2 16 (23.88%) VMware
3 14 (20.90%) HP
4 12 (17.91%) Oracle
5 6 (8.96%) Nortel
5 6 (8.96%) Lotus
5 6 (8.96%) Avaya
6 4 (5.97%) EMC
6 4 (5.97%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.97%) Symantec
6 4 (5.97%) NetApp
6 4 (5.97%) Verint
7 3 (4.48%) Red Hat
7 3 (4.48%) Citrix
8 2 (2.99%) Sun
8 2 (2.99%) IBM
8 2 (2.99%) Empirix
8 2 (2.99%) Siemens
8 2 (2.99%) StorageTek
8 2 (2.99%) CheckPoint
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