The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 69 84 80
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 32 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.95% 0.47% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.57% 0.65% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 4
Average daily rate
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£325 £500 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +41.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £500 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 £25.72 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.12% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £20.25 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+50.61% -4.70%
Disaster Recovery
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1243 1071 876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 75.56% 72.12% 69.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 747 547 418
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 72 53
Average hourly rate £17.30 £17.75 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.53% -34.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.61 £10.59 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £64.25 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 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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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
Nottinghamshire +3 13 £300 - 3
Leicestershire - 8 £390 - 1
Derbyshire +2 5 £313 - 2
Lincolnshire - 3 £188 -
Northamptonshire -2 1 £550 +10.00% 4
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 26 (54.17%) Windows
2 20 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 20 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 18 (37.50%) SQL
3 18 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (18.75%) VMware
5 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (18.75%) MS Exchange
5 9 (18.75%) VoIP
6 8 (16.67%) PBX
6 8 (16.67%) ITIL
6 8 (16.67%) Change Management
6 8 (16.67%) Firewall
6 8 (16.67%) High Availability
7 7 (14.58%) Lync
7 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (14.58%) Statistics
7 7 (14.58%) TCP/IP
7 7 (14.58%) DNS
7 7 (14.58%) Internet
8 6 (12.50%) Problem Management
8 6 (12.50%) Clustering
8 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (10.42%) Office 365
9 5 (10.42%) Relational Database
9 5 (10.42%) Manufacturing
9 5 (10.42%) Migration

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 9 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.58%) Lync
3 4 (8.33%) IIS
4 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.25%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) VoIP
2 8 (16.67%) PBX
2 8 (16.67%) Firewall
3 7 (14.58%) TCP/IP
3 7 (14.58%) DNS
3 7 (14.58%) Internet
4 5 (10.42%) Wireless
4 5 (10.42%) CTI
4 5 (10.42%) WAN
5 4 (8.33%) DHCP
5 4 (8.33%) SAN
5 4 (8.33%) VLAN
5 4 (8.33%) NAS
6 3 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (6.25%) Intranet
6 3 (6.25%) VPN
7 2 (4.17%) LAN
7 2 (4.17%) Unified Communications
8 1 (2.08%) Spanning Tree
8 1 (2.08%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (10.42%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.17%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.08%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.08%) DB2 UDB
7 1 (2.08%) OLTP
7 1 (2.08%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (10.42%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (33.33%) DBA
2 10 (20.83%) SQL DBA
3 4 (8.33%) Analyst
3 4 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 4 (8.33%) VoIP Engineer
3 4 (8.33%) Senior VoIP Engineer
3 4 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) IT Security Specialist
4 3 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (6.25%) Administrator
4 3 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (6.25%) Security Specialist
4 3 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Security Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (4.17%) IT Security Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) ISPF
1 1 (2.08%) Middleware
1 1 (2.08%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Statistics
2 6 (12.50%) Clustering
3 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.08%) iSeries
4 1 (2.08%) Replication
4 1 (2.08%) AS400
4 1 (2.08%) NHS
4 1 (2.08%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 26 (54.17%) Windows
2 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (8.33%) UNIX
5 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.25%) Solaris
6 1 (2.08%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.08%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (16.67%) ITIL
2 8 (16.67%) Change Management
2 8 (16.67%) High Availability
3 6 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 5 (10.42%) Migration
4 5 (10.42%) Incident Management
5 4 (8.33%) Project Management
5 4 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (6.25%) ITIL V3
6 3 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (6.25%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.25%) ETL
7 2 (4.17%) Business Continuity
7 2 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (2.08%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (6.25%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.08%) AWK
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (6.25%) MCITP
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.08%) CISSP
3 1 (2.08%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.33%) Terminal Services
2 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) SCOM
1 1 (2.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 20 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.75%) VMware
3 5 (10.42%) NetApp
3 5 (10.42%) Oracle
4 4 (8.33%) Cisco
4 4 (8.33%) HP
4 4 (8.33%) Citrix
4 4 (8.33%) Veeam
5 3 (6.25%) Exinda
5 3 (6.25%) Riverbed
5 3 (6.25%) Altiris
6 2 (4.17%) Sun
7 1 (2.08%) Infor
7 1 (2.08%) Kronos
7 1 (2.08%) Dell
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