The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 53 55 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 15 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.85% 0.94% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.52% 1.32% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £650 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £27.25 - £9.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £20.25 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+50.61% -4.70%
Disaster Recovery
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
595 456 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 73.19% 71.14% 72.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 273 162
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 10
Average hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £10.50 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £31.00 £119.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Birmingham region.

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Birmingham region.

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 10 (38.46%) IBM
2 8 (30.77%) Migration
3 7 (26.92%) Documentum
3 7 (26.92%) FileNet
4 6 (23.08%) SQL
4 6 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 5 (19.23%) Firewall
5 5 (19.23%) VMware
5 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
6 4 (15.38%) SLA
6 4 (15.38%) Windows
6 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (15.38%) Office 365
7 3 (11.54%) Change Control
7 3 (11.54%) Line Management
7 3 (11.54%) Coaching
7 3 (11.54%) Business Continuity
7 3 (11.54%) Symantec
7 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
7 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
8 2 (7.69%) LAN
8 2 (7.69%) UNIX
8 2 (7.69%) Citrix
8 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
8 2 (7.69%) HP
8 2 (7.69%) Dell
8 2 (7.69%) Solaris
8 2 (7.69%) Linux
8 2 (7.69%) HTML
8 2 (7.69%) VB

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 7 (26.92%) Documentum
1 7 (26.92%) FileNet
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.85%) CICS
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Firewall
2 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.69%) LAN
3 2 (7.69%) SAN
4 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.85%) Internet
4 1 (3.85%) WAN
4 1 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SSDT
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.85%) InterSystems Cache
1 1 (3.85%) DB2
1 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.85%) FishEye
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (3.85%) Toad
General
1 1 (3.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Consultant
2 7 (26.92%) AWS Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Operations Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Service Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Mainframe Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (3.85%) SQL DBA
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Data Architect
5 1 (3.85%) DBA
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) jQuery
2 1 (3.85%) Ajax
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
2 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
1 1 (3.85%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (3.85%) HACMP
1 1 (3.85%) NHS
1 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
1 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) UNIX
2 2 (7.69%) Solaris
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.85%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Migration
2 6 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (11.54%) Change Control
4 3 (11.54%) Line Management
4 3 (11.54%) Coaching
4 3 (11.54%) Business Continuity
5 2 (7.69%) Service Management
5 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.85%) Database Security
6 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (3.85%) High Availability
6 1 (3.85%) Release Management
6 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) VB
2 2 (7.69%) VBA
2 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
2 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.85%) JCL
3 1 (3.85%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.85%) C
3 1 (3.85%) C++
3 1 (3.85%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
1 1 (3.85%) ISEB
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
2 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.69%) vSphere
1 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.85%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) IBM
2 5 (19.23%) VMware
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.54%) Symantec
4 2 (7.69%) Citrix
4 2 (7.69%) HP
4 2 (7.69%) Dell
4 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle
5 1 (3.85%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.85%) Intel
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