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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 67 63 53
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 5 5 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.53% 0.65% 2.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.82% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 16
Average daily rate £400 £205 £578
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+95.12% -64.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
-8.43% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £18.00 £15.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+175.67% +5.71%
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
768 610 690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.88% 79.43% 78.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 491 383 333
Average daily rate £425 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 30 48
Average hourly rate £22.50 £36.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.84 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

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 13 February 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 -6 4 - - 3
Knutsford - 1 £400 -
Disaster Recovery
North West

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 4 (36.36%) Migration
1 4 (36.36%) Replication
1 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) Database Tuning
2 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) ETL
2 3 (27.27%) LAN
2 3 (27.27%) PMP
2 3 (27.27%) PMI Certification
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) SAN
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 2 (18.18%) C
3 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (18.18%) PowerShell

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) NAS
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (9.09%) Wireless
3 1 (9.09%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) MSTest
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Automotive
3 1 (9.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre Project Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) ETL Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Teradata DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
1 4 (36.36%) Replication
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) Database Tuning
2 3 (27.27%) ETL
2 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) High Availability
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
4 1 (9.09%) Change Control
4 1 (9.09%) Defect Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C
2 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) PMI Certification
1 3 (27.27%) PMP
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (9.09%) OpenView
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) RainStor
3 1 (9.09%) Teradata
3 1 (9.09%) Veeam
3 1 (9.09%) Veritas
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