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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 109 110 109
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 17 22 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.67% 0.80% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 1.04% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 14
Median daily rate £325 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.41% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £338 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £28.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+51.78% +60.00%
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
1973 2123 2334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 77.98% 76.73% 76.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1159 1193 1322
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 150 144
Median hourly rate £27.50 £33.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.51% -3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.27 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +14 8 £333 -26.11% 3
Essex - 4 £344 - 1
Hertfordshire -5 2 £550 +60.58% 1
Norfolk -7 2 £325 -25.07%
Suffolk - 1 £155 -
Disaster Recovery
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 25 (54.35%) Windows
2 14 (30.43%) SQL
2 14 (30.43%) Active Directory
3 13 (28.26%) SAN
3 13 (28.26%) Data Centre
3 13 (28.26%) Windows Server
4 12 (26.09%) Finance
5 11 (23.91%) Firewall
5 11 (23.91%) DNS
5 11 (23.91%) Oracle
5 11 (23.91%) Unix
5 11 (23.91%) High Availability
6 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (19.57%) Kalman Filter
6 9 (19.57%) ITIL
6 9 (19.57%) Linux
6 9 (19.57%) Cisco
6 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
7 8 (17.39%) HP
7 8 (17.39%) Change Control
7 8 (17.39%) Load Balancing
7 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (15.22%) SolarWinds
8 7 (15.22%) VMware
8 7 (15.22%) Business Continuity
8 7 (15.22%) Red Hat
8 7 (15.22%) Solaris
8 7 (15.22%) MS Exchange
8 7 (15.22%) LAN

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 7 (15.22%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (10.87%) IIS
4 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.17%) Apache
6 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
2 1 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) CODA-Financials
1 1 (2.17%) Cognos Planning
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.17%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.35%) Office 365
3 1 (2.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.26%) SAN
2 11 (23.91%) DNS
2 11 (23.91%) Firewall
3 7 (15.22%) LAN
4 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
4 5 (10.87%) WAN
4 5 (10.87%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (6.52%) DHCP
5 3 (6.52%) VoIP
5 3 (6.52%) Wireless
6 2 (4.35%) iSCSI
6 2 (4.35%) NAS
6 2 (4.35%) SSL
7 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.17%) Internet
7 1 (2.17%) Intranet
7 1 (2.17%) LDAP
7 1 (2.17%) Network Security
7 1 (2.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) MS Access
3 2 (4.35%) DB2
3 2 (4.35%) DB2 UDB
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.17%) FileMaker
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) JIRA
2 1 (2.17%) Metasploit
General
1 12 (26.09%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Back Office
2 2 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Legal
3 1 (2.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (17.39%) Administrator
2 7 (15.22%) Infrastructure Support
3 6 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (10.87%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 5 (10.87%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (10.87%) IT Technician
5 4 (8.70%) Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Unix Administrator
5 4 (8.70%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.70%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.52%) Active Directory Support
6 3 (6.52%) DBA
6 3 (6.52%) Exchange Support
6 3 (6.52%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Firewall Support
7 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) Web Services
2 1 (2.17%) .NET
2 1 (2.17%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.87%) iSeries
3 2 (4.35%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) Clustering
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) HP Storage
4 1 (2.17%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 25 (54.35%) Windows
2 13 (28.26%) Windows Server
3 11 (23.91%) Unix
4 9 (19.57%) Linux
4 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (15.22%) Solaris
7 6 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (10.87%) Windows 7
9 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
10 1 (2.17%) AIX
10 1 (2.17%) HPUX
10 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) High Availability
2 9 (19.57%) ITIL
2 9 (19.57%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (17.39%) Change Control
3 8 (17.39%) Load Balancing
4 7 (15.22%) Business Continuity
5 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (13.04%) Open Source
6 5 (10.87%) Configuration Management
6 5 (10.87%) Facilities Management
6 5 (10.87%) Incident Management
6 5 (10.87%) Software Licensing
7 4 (8.70%) ITSM
7 4 (8.70%) Service Delivery
7 4 (8.70%) Service Management
8 3 (6.52%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (6.52%) Email Filtering
8 3 (6.52%) Problem Management
8 3 (6.52%) Scrum
8 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (30.43%) SQL
2 6 (13.04%) Shell Script
3 5 (10.87%) PL/SQL
4 3 (6.52%) C
5 1 (2.17%) C++
5 1 (2.17%) Java
5 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.17%) Perl
5 1 (2.17%) PHP
5 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.17%) Python
5 1 (2.17%) VB
5 1 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.35%) Degree
3 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.17%) CCNA
4 1 (2.17%) CEH
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.17%) CISM
4 1 (2.17%) CISSP
4 1 (2.17%) MBA
4 1 (2.17%) MCSE
4 1 (2.17%) RHCE
4 1 (2.17%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.17%) ISO22301
System Software
1 14 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (13.04%) iptables
4 5 (10.87%) Postfix
4 5 (10.87%) Sendmail
4 5 (10.87%) vSphere
5 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.35%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) OSSEC
1 6 (13.04%) SCCM
2 5 (10.87%) Cobbler
2 5 (10.87%) Nagios
2 5 (10.87%) Puppet
3 2 (4.35%) SCOM
4 1 (2.17%) Nessus
4 1 (2.17%) QRadar
4 1 (2.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (2.17%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.17%) WMI
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) Oracle
2 9 (19.57%) Cisco
2 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
3 8 (17.39%) HP
4 7 (15.22%) Red Hat
4 7 (15.22%) SolarWinds
4 7 (15.22%) VMware
5 6 (13.04%) EMC
5 6 (13.04%) Splunk
6 5 (10.87%) LogRhythm
6 5 (10.87%) ServiceNow
6 5 (10.87%) TippingPoint
7 2 (4.35%) Citrix
7 2 (4.35%) Cognos
7 2 (4.35%) Symantec
8 1 (2.17%) Hitachi
8 1 (2.17%) IBM
8 1 (2.17%) Juniper
8 1 (2.17%) NetApp
8 1 (2.17%) Sybase