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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 36 61 47
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -14
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 9 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.51% 0.20% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.95% 0.25% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 3
Median daily rate £350 £363 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +13.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £413
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £20.75 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+73.49% +45.61%
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
305 404 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 85.20% 80.80% 73.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 293 222
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £270 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 13 23
Median hourly rate £40.00 £52.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% +90.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.20 £15.77 £18.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 29 July 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 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 12 (75.00%) Oracle
2 12 (75.00%) ITIL
2 12 (75.00%) Solaris
2 12 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 12 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 12 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 12 (75.00%) Open Source
2 12 (75.00%) OSSEC
2 12 (75.00%) High Availability
2 12 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
2 12 (75.00%) iptables
2 12 (75.00%) Virtual Environments
3 11 (68.75%) LogRhythm
3 11 (68.75%) Splunk
3 11 (68.75%) SolarWinds
3 11 (68.75%) Load Balancing
3 11 (68.75%) TippingPoint
3 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (68.75%) Nagios
3 11 (68.75%) SAN
3 11 (68.75%) EMC
3 11 (68.75%) Unix
3 11 (68.75%) Windows
3 11 (68.75%) DNS
4 10 (62.50%) PL/SQL
4 10 (62.50%) HP
4 10 (62.50%) Configuration Management
4 10 (62.50%) Firewall

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 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) DNS
1 11 (68.75%) SAN
2 10 (62.50%) Firewall
3 4 (25.00%) SSL
4 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) DTS
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Administrator
2 11 (68.75%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (43.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (31.25%) Unix Administrator
5 5 (31.25%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 2 (12.50%) DBA
6 2 (12.50%) Test Manager
6 2 (12.50%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery Manager
7 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
7 1 (6.25%) Solaris Administrator
7 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
7 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Unix Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 12 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 12 (75.00%) Solaris
3 11 (68.75%) Unix
3 11 (68.75%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) CentOS
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) High Availability
1 12 (75.00%) ITIL
1 12 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
1 12 (75.00%) Open Source
1 12 (75.00%) Virtual Environments
2 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) Load Balancing
3 10 (62.50%) Change Control
3 10 (62.50%) Configuration Management
3 10 (62.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) Database Security
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) Shell Script
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MCDBA
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.25%) OCP
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) iptables
2 10 (62.50%) Postfix
2 10 (62.50%) Sendmail
2 10 (62.50%) Virtual Machines
2 10 (62.50%) vSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (75.00%) OSSEC
2 11 (68.75%) Nagios
3 10 (62.50%) Cobbler
3 10 (62.50%) Puppet
4 1 (6.25%) Data Guard
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Oracle
1 12 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 11 (68.75%) EMC
2 11 (68.75%) LogRhythm
2 11 (68.75%) SolarWinds
2 11 (68.75%) Splunk
2 11 (68.75%) TippingPoint
3 10 (62.50%) HP
3 10 (62.50%) ServiceNow
4 1 (6.25%) VMware