The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset 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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 27 27 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 6 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 2.63% 1.85% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.30% 2.61% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
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£413 £416 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.90% -2.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -42.14%
Disaster Recovery
South 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 Dorset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
182 153 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 79.82% 70.83% 75.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 77 59
Average daily rate £380 £415 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.43% -0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £228 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 8
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £41.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -16.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.00 £36.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £37.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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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
Bournemouth +4 5 - - 1
Poole - - - - 2
Weymouth - - - -
Disaster Recovery
South West

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 (80.00%) VMware
1 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) VMware Server
3 6 (60.00%) Time Management
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) UNIX
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) Symantec
4 4 (40.00%) Migration
5 3 (30.00%) Banking
5 3 (30.00%) NAS
5 3 (30.00%) Lync
6 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (20.00%) Isilon
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
6 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (20.00%) QA
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (20.00%) IaaS
6 2 (20.00%) People Management
6 2 (20.00%) NetApp
6 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
6 2 (20.00%) Management Information System

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (30.00%) Lync
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) IaaS
2 1 (10.00%) Yammer
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MS Access
General
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Backup Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Test Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Time Management
2 4 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) People Management
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (60.00%) VMware Server
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Symantec
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Dell
3 2 (20.00%) EMC
3 2 (20.00%) NetApp
3 2 (20.00%) Isilon
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 18 days ago