The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 31 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.68% 3.23% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 4.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £17.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+88.57% -38.59%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
117 63 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 79.59% 67.74% 81.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 26 33
Average daily rate £425 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 11
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Database Security
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (50.00%) SSL

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (50.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Database Security
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) COBOL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Micro Focus
2 1 (50.00%) VMware