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 17 December 2014 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 84 89 77
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 10 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.60% 0.57% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.85% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 5
Average daily rate
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£260 £369 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.49% +5.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £10.35 - £40.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.23 - £22.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.47 - £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £30.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +42.85%
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
1122 1065 946
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 67.27% 66.98% 64.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 649 594 465
Average daily rate £375 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £110 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £430 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 52 76
Average hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.29% -51.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.68 £9.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.53 £36.50 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 17 December 2014.

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 17 December 2014. 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
Derbyshire +14 4 £260 -35.00%
Nottinghamshire +3 4 - - 4
Leicestershire +15 2 - - 3
Lincolnshire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - - 1
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) ITIL
3 6 (33.33%) Windows
4 5 (27.78%) MCSE
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
4 5 (27.78%) Migration
5 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (22.22%) Internet
5 4 (22.22%) Service Management
5 4 (22.22%) SQL
5 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 4 (22.22%) LDAP
5 4 (22.22%) Kerberos
5 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 4 (22.22%) DNS
5 4 (22.22%) IPsec
5 4 (22.22%) PKI
5 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (16.67%) WAN
6 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 2 (11.11%) Firewall
7 2 (11.11%) ITSM
7 2 (11.11%) T-SQL

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Internet
1 4 (22.22%) LDAP
1 4 (22.22%) Kerberos
1 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 4 (22.22%) DNS
1 4 (22.22%) IPsec
2 3 (16.67%) WAN
3 2 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (5.56%) NAS
4 1 (5.56%) VLAN
4 1 (5.56%) ADSL
4 1 (5.56%) LAN
4 1 (5.56%) SAN
4 1 (5.56%) Wireless
4 1 (5.56%) OSPF
4 1 (5.56%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) QlikView
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.56%) OLAP
2 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.56%) VLDB
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory Specialist
2 2 (11.11%) DBA
2 2 (11.11%) Administrator
2 2 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
2 2 (11.11%) Service Manager
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Security Officer
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Database Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
3 1 (5.56%) SQL DBA
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Network Support
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Project Leader
3 1 (5.56%) Server Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
1 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
1 4 (22.22%) PKI
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Statistics
4 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Migration
3 4 (22.22%) Service Management
3 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) ITSM
5 2 (11.11%) Line Management
5 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Management
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL V3
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.56%) ETL
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
1 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) MCSE
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) MCSA
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
1 1 (5.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Veeam
2 1 (5.56%) 3PAR
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco
2 1 (5.56%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) NetApp
2 1 (5.56%) VMware
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