The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 83 80 65
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 9 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.81% 0.10% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.12% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 4
Average daily rate £401 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 - £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 - £336
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £33.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.78% +88.57%
Disaster Recovery
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
935 843 649
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.62% 84.38% 80.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 641 533 310
Average daily rate £425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £295 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 39 49
Average hourly rate £22.54 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.60% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 8 £413 -
Disaster Recovery
North West

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) High Availability
3 6 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (50.00%) ETL
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
4 5 (41.67%) Database Tuning
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (33.33%) TDD
5 4 (33.33%) Banking
5 4 (33.33%) Replication
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) Middleware
6 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (8.33%) HACMP
7 1 (8.33%) EDI
7 1 (8.33%) .NET
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle
7 1 (8.33%) Service Management
7 1 (8.33%) Firewall
7 1 (8.33%) LAN

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) MSTest
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Developer
2 4 (33.33%) ETL Developer
2 4 (33.33%) SSIS Developer
3 3 (25.00%) T-SQL Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) DBA
5 1 (8.33%) AIX Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) AIX Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery Architect
5 1 (8.33%) ETL Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior ETL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior SQL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Teradata DBA
5 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) EDI
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) AIX
1 1 (8.33%) Solaris
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) High Availability
2 6 (50.00%) ETL
2 6 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (41.67%) Database Tuning
4 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (33.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
5 1 (8.33%) Change Control
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) IBM AIX Certification
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) GPFS
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) 3PAR
1 1 (8.33%) Citrix
1 1 (8.33%) EMC
1 1 (8.33%) HP
1 1 (8.33%) IBM
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) RainStor
1 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (8.33%) Teradata
1 1 (8.33%) VMware
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