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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 114 112 108
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 18 28 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.72% 1.01% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 1.31% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 13
Median daily rate £340 £359 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.22% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £328 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £485 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £28.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+32.14% +27.27%
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
1977 2145 2229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 78.92% 77.24% 75.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1136 1220 1253
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 155 151
Median hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £32.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +7.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £43.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 27 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 27 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 +11 10 £340 -24.44% 1
Essex +1 3 £475 +46.15% 2
Norfolk -1 2 £325 -25.07%
Hertfordshire -10 2 £550 +57.14% 1
Suffolk - 1 £155 -
Disaster Recovery
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 22 (59.46%) Windows
2 15 (40.54%) SQL
3 13 (35.14%) SAN
3 13 (35.14%) High Availability
3 13 (35.14%) Data Centre
4 12 (32.43%) DNS
5 11 (29.73%) Active Directory
5 11 (29.73%) ITIL
5 11 (29.73%) Unix
5 11 (29.73%) Oracle
5 11 (29.73%) Firewall
5 11 (29.73%) Kalman Filter
6 10 (27.03%) Finance
6 10 (27.03%) Linux
7 9 (24.32%) Solaris
7 9 (24.32%) HP
7 9 (24.32%) Red Hat
7 9 (24.32%) Change Control
7 9 (24.32%) SolarWinds
7 9 (24.32%) Load Balancing
8 8 (21.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (21.62%) Open Source
8 8 (21.62%) Splunk
8 8 (21.62%) OSSEC
8 8 (21.62%) iptables
8 8 (21.62%) Windows Server
8 8 (21.62%) Shell Script
8 8 (21.62%) EMC
8 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (18.92%) Microsoft

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 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.11%) IIS
3 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.41%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) CODA-Financials
1 1 (2.70%) Cognos Planning
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) IaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (35.14%) SAN
2 12 (32.43%) DNS
3 11 (29.73%) Firewall
4 4 (10.81%) LAN
4 4 (10.81%) SSL
4 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
4 4 (10.81%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (5.41%) DHCP
5 2 (5.41%) WAN
5 2 (5.41%) Wireless
6 1 (2.70%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.70%) Internet
6 1 (2.70%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.70%) NAS
6 1 (2.70%) Network Security
6 1 (2.70%) VoIP
6 1 (2.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (2.70%) MS Access
1 1 (2.70%) MySQL
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) JIRA
2 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) Metasploit
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Back Office
2 2 (5.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Administrator
2 7 (18.92%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (13.51%) Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Infrastructure Support
3 5 (13.51%) Unix Administrator
3 5 (13.51%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 4 (10.81%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 4 (10.81%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (10.81%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 3 (8.11%) Active Directory Support
5 3 (8.11%) Business Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Exchange Support
5 3 (8.11%) IT Technician
5 3 (8.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) IT Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) Ajax
1 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.11%) iSeries
3 2 (5.41%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (59.46%) Windows
2 11 (29.73%) Unix
3 10 (27.03%) Linux
4 9 (24.32%) Solaris
5 8 (21.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (21.62%) Windows Server
6 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
6 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.70%) AIX
9 1 (2.70%) CentOS
9 1 (2.70%) HPUX
9 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) High Availability
2 11 (29.73%) ITIL
2 11 (29.73%) Kalman Filter
3 9 (24.32%) Change Control
3 9 (24.32%) Load Balancing
4 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (21.62%) Open Source
5 7 (18.92%) Configuration Management
5 7 (18.92%) Incident Management
6 6 (16.22%) Business Continuity
7 4 (10.81%) Software Licensing
8 3 (8.11%) Email Filtering
8 3 (8.11%) Facilities Management
8 3 (8.11%) Problem Management
8 3 (8.11%) Scrum
8 3 (8.11%) Web Filtering
9 2 (5.41%) Information Security
9 2 (5.41%) Migration
9 2 (5.41%) Service Management
9 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) SQL
2 8 (21.62%) Shell Script
3 7 (18.92%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.41%) C
5 1 (2.70%) C++
5 1 (2.70%) Java
5 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.70%) Perl
5 1 (2.70%) PHP
5 1 (2.70%) Python
5 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.41%) Degree
3 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.70%) CCNA
4 1 (2.70%) CEH
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.70%) CISM
4 1 (2.70%) CISSP
4 1 (2.70%) MBA
4 1 (2.70%) MCSE
4 1 (2.70%) RHCE
4 1 (2.70%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (29.73%) Active Directory
2 8 (21.62%) iptables
3 7 (18.92%) Postfix
3 7 (18.92%) Sendmail
3 7 (18.92%) vSphere
4 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.41%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) OSSEC
2 7 (18.92%) Cobbler
2 7 (18.92%) Nagios
2 7 (18.92%) Puppet
3 4 (10.81%) SCCM
4 1 (2.70%) Nessus
4 1 (2.70%) QRadar
4 1 (2.70%) SCOM
4 1 (2.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Oracle
2 9 (24.32%) HP
2 9 (24.32%) Red Hat
2 9 (24.32%) SolarWinds
3 8 (21.62%) EMC
3 8 (21.62%) Splunk
4 7 (18.92%) LogRhythm
4 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
4 7 (18.92%) ServiceNow
4 7 (18.92%) TippingPoint
5 5 (13.51%) Cisco
5 5 (13.51%) VMware
6 2 (5.41%) Citrix
6 2 (5.41%) Symantec
7 1 (2.70%) CODA
7 1 (2.70%) Dell
7 1 (2.70%) Hitachi
7 1 (2.70%) IBM
7 1 (2.70%) Juniper
7 1 (2.70%) NetApp