The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East of England region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 116 102 123
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +21
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 31 24 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.02% 1.01% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 1.44% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 11
Average daily rate
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£363 £355 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £212 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £402 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £371 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +31.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-22.85% -15.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2242 1664 2051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 73.63% 70.06% 67.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1310 870 1021
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 123 229
Average hourly rate £29.50 £35.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.00 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.95 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
Disaster Recovery
England

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
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 31 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Essex -6 9 £375 +1.69%
Bedfordshire -17 9 £350 - 5
Cambridgeshire -2 7 £320 +45.45% 3
Hertfordshire +3 6 £380 - 4
Suffolk - - - -
Disaster Recovery
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 25 (39.68%) Microsoft
2 21 (33.33%) Windows
3 15 (23.81%) SQL
3 15 (23.81%) Active Directory
3 15 (23.81%) Citrix
4 14 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 13 (20.63%) VMware
5 13 (20.63%) Business Continuity
6 12 (19.05%) Load Balancing
6 12 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
7 11 (17.46%) MS Exchange
8 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (15.87%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (14.29%) SAN
10 8 (12.70%) Firewall
10 8 (12.70%) WAN
10 8 (12.70%) HP
10 8 (12.70%) NetScaler
11 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (11.11%) vSphere
11 7 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (11.11%) DNS
11 7 (11.11%) LAN
11 7 (11.11%) ITIL
11 7 (11.11%) Finance
11 7 (11.11%) Migration
11 7 (11.11%) Project Management
12 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
12 6 (9.52%) Information Security

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (17.46%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.76%) Apache
6 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.17%) IIS
7 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.59%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.35%) MS Office
3 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.59%) Agresso
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.59%) BASE24
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 9 (14.29%) SAN
3 8 (12.70%) WAN
3 8 (12.70%) Firewall
3 8 (12.70%) NetScaler
4 7 (11.11%) DNS
4 7 (11.11%) LAN
5 5 (7.94%) DHCP
6 3 (4.76%) HTTP
7 2 (3.17%) VoIP
7 2 (3.17%) MPLS
7 2 (3.17%) OSPF
7 2 (3.17%) BGP
7 2 (3.17%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (3.17%) Network Security
8 1 (1.59%) NAS
8 1 (1.59%) tcpdump
8 1 (1.59%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.59%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.59%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.76%) MySQL
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.17%) DB2
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.59%) DTS
6 1 (1.59%) NonStop SQL
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.59%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
General
1 7 (11.11%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.59%) Automotive
3 1 (1.59%) Law
3 1 (1.59%) Legal
3 1 (1.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (15.87%) Server Engineer
2 9 (14.29%) DBA
3 8 (12.70%) Citrix Engineer
3 8 (12.70%) Citrix Server Engineer
4 7 (11.11%) SQL DBA
5 6 (9.52%) Architect
5 6 (9.52%) Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Service Manager
6 5 (7.94%) Administrator
7 4 (6.35%) Support Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) SQL Server DBA
7 4 (6.35%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.76%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Technical Support
8 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Network Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Technical Support Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) HTML
1 2 (3.17%) Ajax
2 1 (1.59%) REST
2 1 (1.59%) .NET
2 1 (1.59%) SOAP
2 1 (1.59%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Clustering
2 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.76%) Replication
3 1 (1.59%) Tandem
3 1 (1.59%) Statistics
3 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.59%) FMCG
3 1 (1.59%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.59%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.59%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 21 (33.33%) Windows
2 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (6.35%) Windows 7
4 4 (6.35%) Windows 8
4 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.17%) Linux
6 1 (1.59%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.59%) UNIX
6 1 (1.59%) AIX
6 1 (1.59%) HPUX
6 1 (1.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.63%) Business Continuity
2 12 (19.05%) Load Balancing
3 7 (11.11%) ITIL
3 7 (11.11%) Project Management
3 7 (11.11%) Migration
4 6 (9.52%) Information Security
4 6 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (7.94%) High Availability
5 5 (7.94%) Supplier Management
6 4 (6.35%) Service Management
6 4 (6.35%) Operations Management
7 3 (4.76%) TOGAF
7 3 (4.76%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.76%) Change Management
8 2 (3.17%) BCP
8 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.17%) OOP
8 2 (3.17%) OO
8 2 (3.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (3.17%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.81%) SQL
2 4 (6.35%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.17%) PHP5
3 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.17%) PHP
3 2 (3.17%) C
3 2 (3.17%) C#
3 2 (3.17%) Java
3 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.59%) Perl
4 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.76%) MCSE
1 3 (4.76%) MCSA
1 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (4.76%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) CCSE
2 2 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (3.17%) MCP
2 2 (3.17%) VCP5
3 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.59%) CISA
3 1 (1.59%) CISM
3 1 (1.59%) MBA
3 1 (1.59%) CCSA
3 1 (1.59%) CCNP
3 1 (1.59%) CCDP
3 1 (1.59%) ISEB
3 1 (1.59%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 12 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (11.11%) vSphere
4 4 (6.35%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.76%) VMware ESX
5 3 (4.76%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.59%) vCloud
6 1 (1.59%) KVM
6 1 (1.59%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) SCOM
2 1 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.59%) Foglight
2 1 (1.59%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.59%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (39.68%) Microsoft
2 15 (23.81%) Citrix
3 13 (20.63%) VMware
4 8 (12.70%) HP
5 4 (6.35%) Oracle
5 4 (6.35%) Cisco
6 3 (4.76%) CommVault
6 3 (4.76%) NetApp
7 2 (3.17%) Tripwire
7 2 (3.17%) Splunk
7 2 (3.17%) Intel
7 2 (3.17%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.17%) Symantec
7 2 (3.17%) Sophos
7 2 (3.17%) IBM
8 1 (1.59%) Sybase
8 1 (1.59%) SAP
8 1 (1.59%) Dell
8 1 (1.59%) EMC
8 1 (1.59%) Sun
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