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 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 74 87 68
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -19
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 19 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.21% 0.61% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 0.83% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 4
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £310 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £390 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £19.00 £27.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.90% -9.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -42.14%
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
1160 1082 841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 74.12% 73.51% 67.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 646 557 422
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £140 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 68 77
Average hourly rate £16.00 £27.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.81% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.05 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £40.00 £45.00
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 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 27 February 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 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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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
Leicestershire +12 12 £325 -18.75% 7
Derbyshire - 3 - - 2
Nottinghamshire -8 2 - - 3
Northamptonshire -11 2 £425 - 2
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 13 (43.33%) Windows
2 11 (36.67%) SQL
2 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 7 (23.33%) Statistics
5 7 (23.33%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (20.00%) VMware
7 5 (16.67%) High Availability
7 5 (16.67%) WAN
7 5 (16.67%) ITIL
8 4 (13.33%) DNS
8 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
8 4 (13.33%) SLA
8 4 (13.33%) Service Management
8 4 (13.33%) Firewall
8 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
8 4 (13.33%) VCP4
8 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (10.00%) Problem Management
9 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
9 3 (10.00%) Migration
9 3 (10.00%) Finance
9 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
9 3 (10.00%) Citrix

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 3 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Office
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) WAN
2 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (13.33%) DNS
2 4 (13.33%) Firewall
3 3 (10.00%) Internet
3 3 (10.00%) LAN
4 2 (6.67%) LDAP
4 2 (6.67%) Kerberos
4 2 (6.67%) SAN
4 2 (6.67%) Wireless
4 2 (6.67%) IPsec
4 2 (6.67%) VLAN
4 2 (6.67%) NAS
5 1 (3.33%) HSRP
5 1 (3.33%) SSL
5 1 (3.33%) MPLS
5 1 (3.33%) OSPF
5 1 (3.33%) VRRP
5 1 (3.33%) ADSL
5 1 (3.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) DB2
3 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.33%) OLTP
3 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.33%) DB2 UDB
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
1 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) DBA
2 7 (23.33%) SQL DBA
3 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.67%) Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Service Manager
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (6.67%) Active Directory Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Network Support
5 1 (3.33%) Data Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Project Leader
5 1 (3.33%) DB2 DBA
5 1 (3.33%) Data Centre Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) IT Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) Middleware
1 1 (3.33%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Statistics
2 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.67%) PKI
4 1 (3.33%) HACMP
4 1 (3.33%) Replication
4 1 (3.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.67%) UNIX
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (16.67%) High Availability
2 5 (16.67%) ITIL
3 4 (13.33%) Service Management
4 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (10.00%) Migration
4 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (6.67%) Service Desk Management
5 2 (6.67%) Line Management
5 2 (6.67%) ITSM
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
5 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.67%) ETL
5 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.33%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (3.33%) Change Management
6 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.33%) AWK
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) VCP4
2 2 (6.67%) MCSE
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) Terminal Services
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) VMware
3 3 (10.00%) Citrix
3 3 (10.00%) NetApp
4 2 (6.67%) Veeam
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle
5 1 (3.33%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) Dell
5 1 (3.33%) 3PAR
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