The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 46 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 2 0 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.52% - 5.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% - 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Average daily rate £388 - £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £384 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.28% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £30.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+39.34% +74.28%
Disaster Recovery
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
312 249 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 81.68% 76.15% 82.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 136 148
Average daily rate £410 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £530 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 29
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) MCP
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Clustering
3 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Intranet
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (20.00%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) DBA
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Desktop Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Desktop Support
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) SQL DBA
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCP
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) MAILsweeper
1 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (20.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec