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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 106 109 95
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 26 31 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.94% 1.04% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 1.44% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 15
Average daily rate
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£359 £350 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +55.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £12.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -52.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £20.25 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+50.61% -4.70%
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
2073 2150 1548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 75.16% 72.37% 71.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1171 1211 854
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 152 135
Average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -0.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £19.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £42.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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
Hertfordshire +1 15 £350 -7.89% 7
Cambridgeshire +2 8 £450 +76.47% 3
Norfolk - 2 £434 - 2
Essex +3 1 £325 - 2
Bedfordshire +2 1 £450 +164.70% 2
Disaster Recovery
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 13 (27.66%) VMware
1 13 (27.66%) ITIL
1 13 (27.66%) Windows
2 11 (23.40%) Oracle
2 11 (23.40%) Migration
2 11 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (21.28%) Capacity Planning
3 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
4 9 (19.15%) UNIX
4 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
4 9 (19.15%) SAN
4 9 (19.15%) NetApp
4 9 (19.15%) Business Continuity
4 9 (19.15%) Capacity Management
5 8 (17.02%) High Availability
5 8 (17.02%) SQL
6 7 (14.89%) EMC
6 7 (14.89%) Finance
7 6 (12.77%) Hyper-V
7 6 (12.77%) VMware ESX
7 6 (12.77%) Replication
7 6 (12.77%) HP
7 6 (12.77%) IBM
7 6 (12.77%) AIX
7 6 (12.77%) Linux
8 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
8 5 (10.64%) Progress
8 5 (10.64%) Cisco
8 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
8 5 (10.64%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (8.51%) OpenEdge
1 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.26%) Lync
3 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.51%) MS Office
3 2 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.26%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) PaaS
2 1 (2.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) SAN
2 5 (10.64%) NAS
3 2 (4.26%) Network Security
3 2 (4.26%) Internet
3 2 (4.26%) LDAP
4 1 (2.13%) PBX
4 1 (2.13%) DHCP
4 1 (2.13%) DNS
4 1 (2.13%) Intranet
4 1 (2.13%) Firewall
4 1 (2.13%) Wireless
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.38%) MySQL
2 3 (6.38%) RDBMS
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.26%) MS Access
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 7 (14.89%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Banking
2 2 (4.26%) Retail
2 2 (4.26%) Legal
3 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Analyst
2 14 (29.79%) DBA
3 7 (14.89%) Progress DBA
4 4 (8.51%) Storage Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Architect
5 3 (6.38%) Technical Architect
5 3 (6.38%) Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) Service Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Administrator
5 3 (6.38%) Security Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Information Security Risk Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (6.38%) SQL Server DBA
5 3 (6.38%) SQL DBA
5 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (6.38%) Risk Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Information Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Information Security Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Information Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) Middleware
2 2 (4.26%) Flash
3 1 (2.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Replication
2 5 (10.64%) Clustering
2 5 (10.64%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.51%) Symmetrix DMX
3 4 (8.51%) Celerra
3 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.51%) CLARiiON
3 4 (8.51%) Symmetrix
3 4 (8.51%) EMC Centera
4 3 (6.38%) Data Integration
5 2 (4.26%) iSeries
5 2 (4.26%) AS400
5 2 (4.26%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.13%) HACMP
6 1 (2.13%) Open Source
6 1 (2.13%) User Experience
6 1 (2.13%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.66%) Windows
2 9 (19.15%) UNIX
3 6 (12.77%) AIX
3 6 (12.77%) Linux
4 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (8.51%) Solaris
6 3 (6.38%) HPUX
7 1 (2.13%) VMS
7 1 (2.13%) OS/400
7 1 (2.13%) OS/390
7 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) ITIL
2 11 (23.40%) Migration
3 10 (21.28%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (19.15%) Business Continuity
4 9 (19.15%) Capacity Management
5 8 (17.02%) High Availability
6 5 (10.64%) Project Management
6 5 (10.64%) Information Security
6 5 (10.64%) Change Control
6 5 (10.64%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (10.64%) Database Security
7 4 (8.51%) Risk Management
8 3 (6.38%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.38%) Data Security
8 3 (6.38%) Problem Management
8 3 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (6.38%) Coaching
9 2 (4.26%) Service Continuity Management
9 2 (4.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.02%) SQL
2 4 (8.51%) Perl
3 3 (6.38%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.13%) VBScript
5 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) MCSE
3 1 (2.13%) MCSA
3 1 (2.13%) MCDBA
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.13%) OCP
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) SLA
2 3 (6.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (12.77%) Hyper-V
2 6 (12.77%) VMware ESX
3 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
4 4 (8.51%) PowerHA
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (6.38%) SRDF
6 1 (2.13%) XenServer
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Data Guard
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (4.26%) Tivoli
2 2 (4.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.13%) SCCM
3 1 (2.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (27.66%) VMware
2 11 (23.40%) Oracle
3 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
3 9 (19.15%) NetApp
4 7 (14.89%) EMC
5 6 (12.77%) HP
5 6 (12.77%) IBM
6 5 (10.64%) Progress
6 5 (10.64%) Cisco
6 5 (10.64%) Brocade
7 4 (8.51%) 3PAR
8 3 (6.38%) Citrix
9 2 (4.26%) BMC
10 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.13%) Altiris
10 1 (2.13%) Riverbed
10 1 (2.13%) Exinda