The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 30 48 39
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -9
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.99% 0.24% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 0.29% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+44.73% -13.63%
Disaster Recovery
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
237 350 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 78.74% 83.33% 76.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 232 163
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £294 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 18 17
Median hourly rate £34.50 £45.00 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% -2.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £17.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £65.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) High Availability
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle
4 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) Project Management
5 4 (33.33%) SAN
5 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 4 (33.33%) Nagios
5 4 (33.33%) TippingPoint
5 4 (33.33%) DNS
5 4 (33.33%) EMC
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (33.33%) Solaris
5 4 (33.33%) Office 365
5 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (33.33%) Open Source
5 4 (33.33%) OSSEC
5 4 (33.33%) LogRhythm
5 4 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (33.33%) iptables
5 4 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
6 3 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (25.00%) ServiceNow
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (25.00%) Puppet
6 3 (25.00%) vSphere

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
1 4 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) VoIP
2 3 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) DTS
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Administrator
1 4 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
1 4 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 4 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Service Manager
3 2 (16.67%) SQL DBA
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) MySQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (33.33%) Solaris
4 3 (25.00%) Unix
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) High Availability
3 5 (41.67%) Project Management
4 4 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (33.33%) Open Source
4 4 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Change Control
5 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (25.00%) CRM
5 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (16.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 2 (16.67%) Database Security
6 2 (16.67%) IT Governance
6 2 (16.67%) Network Architecture
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCDBA
2 2 (16.67%) MCSA
2 2 (16.67%) MCSE
2 2 (16.67%) OCP
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) iptables
2 3 (25.00%) Postfix
2 3 (25.00%) Sendmail
2 3 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Nagios
1 4 (33.33%) OSSEC
2 3 (25.00%) Cobbler
2 3 (25.00%) Puppet
3 2 (16.67%) Data Guard
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) EMC
2 4 (33.33%) LogRhythm
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 4 (33.33%) TippingPoint
3 3 (25.00%) HP
3 3 (25.00%) ServiceNow
3 3 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (25.00%) Splunk
4 1 (8.33%) VMware