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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 134 87 100
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +13
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 7 37 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.25% 1.53% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 2.21% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 18 12
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£450 £338 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -24.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +130.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £30.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-30.83% +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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2146 1674 1880
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 75.59% 69.03% 66.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1368 922 1033
Average daily rate £425 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 161 178
Average hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £44.00 £45.00
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 of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 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
Hertfordshire -4 3 £450 +25.87% 6
Essex -19 2 - - 2
Cambridgeshire -16 1 - - 1
Bedfordshire -24 1 £475 +61.01% 8
Norfolk - - - - 3
Suffolk - - - -
Disaster Recovery
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
2 16 (42.11%) Windows
3 13 (34.21%) Business Continuity
4 12 (31.58%) Active Directory
5 11 (28.95%) MS Excel
6 10 (26.32%) Citrix
7 9 (23.68%) DNS
7 9 (23.68%) Information Security
7 9 (23.68%) VMware
7 9 (23.68%) Firewall
7 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (21.05%) vSphere
8 8 (21.05%) Telecoms
8 8 (21.05%) DHCP
8 8 (21.05%) MS Exchange
8 8 (21.05%) ITIL
9 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
9 7 (18.42%) LAN
9 7 (18.42%) WAN
9 7 (18.42%) VMware ESX
10 6 (15.79%) Clustering
10 6 (15.79%) Service Delivery
10 6 (15.79%) Project Management
10 6 (15.79%) SAN
10 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2000
10 6 (15.79%) MS Office
10 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
10 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (15.79%) Load Balancing

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 8 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (13.16%) IIS
4 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (28.95%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.79%) MS Office
3 3 (7.89%) MS Visio
4 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.68%) DNS
1 9 (23.68%) Firewall
2 8 (21.05%) DHCP
3 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
3 7 (18.42%) LAN
3 7 (18.42%) WAN
4 6 (15.79%) SAN
5 4 (10.53%) Network Security
6 3 (7.89%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (7.89%) OSPF
6 3 (7.89%) BGP
7 2 (5.26%) tcpdump
7 2 (5.26%) Wireshark
8 1 (2.63%) Multicast
8 1 (2.63%) SMS
8 1 (2.63%) VoIP
8 1 (2.63%) VPN
8 1 (2.63%) HTTP
8 1 (2.63%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2000
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.63%) DTS
2 1 (2.63%) MS Access
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
General
1 8 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.53%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Legal
4 1 (2.63%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Service Manager
2 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) Technical Manager
2 5 (13.16%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Technical Services Manager
3 4 (10.53%) Network Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) Service Continuity Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Support Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Technical Support
4 3 (7.89%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Technical Support Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Server Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Network Support
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) SAP PI
1 1 (2.63%) Flash
1 1 (2.63%) ATL
1 1 (2.63%) Web Services
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
1 1 (2.63%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Clustering
2 5 (13.16%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.26%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.63%) iSeries
4 1 (2.63%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) AS400
4 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Windows
2 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (13.16%) Windows 2000
4 4 (10.53%) Linux
5 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
5 3 (7.89%) Windows 8
5 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.26%) AIX
7 1 (2.63%) UNIX
7 1 (2.63%) HPUX
7 1 (2.63%) Solaris
7 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Business Continuity
2 9 (23.68%) Information Security
3 8 (21.05%) ITIL
4 6 (15.79%) Service Delivery
4 6 (15.79%) Project Management
4 6 (15.79%) Load Balancing
5 5 (13.16%) Service Management
6 4 (10.53%) Operations Management
6 4 (10.53%) Supplier Management
7 3 (7.89%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (7.89%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (7.89%) Network Management
8 2 (5.26%) Change Management
8 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.63%) Time Management
9 1 (2.63%) Release Management
9 1 (2.63%) Performance Testing
9 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (2.63%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) SQL
1 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
2 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.63%) C
3 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.63%) JCL
3 1 (2.63%) REXX
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
1 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) CCSE
2 3 (7.89%) CCNP
2 3 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.26%) CCSA
3 2 (5.26%) CCDP
4 1 (2.63%) Degree
4 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.63%) CCIP
4 1 (2.63%) CCNA
4 1 (2.63%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 8 (21.05%) vSphere
3 7 (18.42%) VMware ESX
4 5 (13.16%) vCloud
5 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.63%) XenServer
6 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (13.16%) NetBackup
1 5 (13.16%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.26%) Tivoli
2 2 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
2 10 (26.32%) Citrix
3 9 (23.68%) VMware
4 5 (13.16%) Acronis
4 5 (13.16%) Symantec
4 5 (13.16%) Veritas
4 5 (13.16%) Sophos
5 4 (10.53%) Cisco
6 3 (7.89%) IBM
6 3 (7.89%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.26%) Oracle
8 1 (2.63%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.63%) SAP
8 1 (2.63%) HP
8 1 (2.63%) BMC
8 1 (2.63%) NetApp
Brentwood, Essex
Kelway Ltd
Rate: Negotiable Day Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Rate: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 13 days ago