The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 102 83 132
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +49
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 22 49 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.96% 1.88% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 2.45% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 28 3
Median daily rate £400 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £213 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £533 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 0
Median hourly rate - £16.13 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+44.73% -13.63%
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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1833 1999 2251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 80.39% 76.53% 78.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1079 1153 1450
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £287 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 201 143
Median hourly rate £36.00 £36.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +55.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.68 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Disaster Recovery as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the East of England region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the East of England region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +5 6 £400 +35.59%
Bedfordshire -5 6 £575 +53.33% 4
Hertfordshire -10 4 £500 +4.16% 1
Norfolk +10 2 £371 -25.80% 1
Essex +1 2 £438 -7.40%
Suffolk -7 2 - - 1
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 22 (47.83%) Windows
2 16 (34.78%) DNS
2 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 15 (32.61%) Firewall
4 14 (30.43%) Oracle
5 13 (28.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (28.26%) Data Centre
6 12 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (26.09%) High Availability
6 12 (26.09%) WAN
6 12 (26.09%) VMware
7 11 (23.91%) Cisco
7 11 (23.91%) Active Directory
7 11 (23.91%) Linux
8 10 (21.74%) Solaris
8 10 (21.74%) ITIL
8 10 (21.74%) vSphere
9 9 (19.57%) Windows Server
9 9 (19.57%) HP
9 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
9 9 (19.57%) SQL
10 8 (17.39%) MCSE
10 8 (17.39%) VPN
10 8 (17.39%) SAN
10 8 (17.39%) Migration
10 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (17.39%) Load Balancing
11 7 (15.22%) XenApp
11 7 (15.22%) Change Control
11 7 (15.22%) Office 365

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.52%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.35%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.17%) Apache
3 1 (2.17%) IIS
3 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) Office 365
2 4 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.78%) DNS
2 15 (32.61%) Firewall
3 12 (26.09%) WAN
4 8 (17.39%) SAN
4 8 (17.39%) VPN
5 6 (13.04%) MPLS
5 6 (13.04%) NetScaler
6 5 (10.87%) LAN
7 3 (6.52%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (6.52%) VoIP
7 3 (6.52%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (4.35%) SSL
9 1 (2.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) MySQL
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.35%) DTS
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) JIRA
2 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 7 (15.22%) Local Government
2 5 (10.87%) Finance
3 2 (4.35%) Legal
4 1 (2.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Architect
2 7 (15.22%) Infrastructure Architect
2 7 (15.22%) Network Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) Technical Architect
4 5 (10.87%) Administrator
4 5 (10.87%) DBA
4 5 (10.87%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.70%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (8.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.70%) Oracle DBA
5 4 (8.70%) VMware Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) .NET
1 2 (4.35%) Middleware
2 1 (2.17%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (2.17%) EDI
2 1 (2.17%) jQuery
2 1 (2.17%) LAMP
2 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.70%) Clustering
3 2 (4.35%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.35%) Replication
4 1 (2.17%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) Reinsurance
4 1 (2.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (47.83%) Windows
2 11 (23.91%) Linux
3 10 (21.74%) Solaris
4 9 (19.57%) Windows Server
5 4 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (6.52%) Unix
6 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) High Availability
2 10 (21.74%) ITIL
3 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (17.39%) Load Balancing
3 8 (17.39%) Migration
4 7 (15.22%) Change Control
4 7 (15.22%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (15.22%) Project Management
5 6 (13.04%) Converged Infrastructure
5 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
6 5 (10.87%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (8.70%) Business Continuity
7 4 (8.70%) Capacity Management
7 4 (8.70%) CRM
7 4 (8.70%) Open Source
7 4 (8.70%) Service Management
7 4 (8.70%) Virtual Environments
8 3 (6.52%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.57%) SQL
2 4 (8.70%) Shell Script
3 3 (6.52%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (28.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (17.39%) MCSE
3 7 (15.22%) CCNA
3 7 (15.22%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (13.04%) MCITP
5 3 (6.52%) VCAP
5 3 (6.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (4.35%) MCDBA
6 2 (4.35%) MCSA
6 2 (4.35%) OCP
6 2 (4.35%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.52%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (23.91%) Active Directory
3 10 (21.74%) vSphere
4 7 (15.22%) XenApp
5 4 (8.70%) iptables
6 3 (6.52%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (6.52%) Postfix
6 3 (6.52%) Sendmail
6 3 (6.52%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (2.17%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Data Guard
1 4 (8.70%) Nagios
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (8.70%) OSSEC
2 3 (6.52%) Cobbler
2 3 (6.52%) Puppet
2 3 (6.52%) SCCM
2 3 (6.52%) Simpana
Vendors
1 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 14 (30.43%) Oracle
3 12 (26.09%) VMware
4 11 (23.91%) Cisco
5 9 (19.57%) HP
6 7 (15.22%) CheckPoint
6 7 (15.22%) Juniper
7 6 (13.04%) 3PAR
7 6 (13.04%) Citrix
8 4 (8.70%) EMC
8 4 (8.70%) LogRhythm
8 4 (8.70%) Red Hat
8 4 (8.70%) TippingPoint
9 3 (6.52%) CommVault
9 3 (6.52%) ServiceNow
9 3 (6.52%) SolarWinds
9 3 (6.52%) Splunk
10 2 (4.35%) Dell
11 1 (2.17%) Avaya
11 1 (2.17%) Epicor