The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 49 39 37
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.89% 0.27% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 0.42% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £21.25 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+31.76% -
Disaster Recovery
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
332 236 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 74.11% 64.66% 73.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 143 122
Average daily rate £420 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 32 21
Average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £15.00 £21.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £41.30 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Gloucestershire region.

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Gloucestershire region.

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Gloucester - 3 - -
Cheltenham -13 1 £375 -
Disaster Recovery
South West

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) Clustering
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (62.50%) Citrix
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
5 3 (37.50%) IIS
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
5 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
5 3 (37.50%) WAN
5 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (37.50%) Firewall
6 2 (25.00%) EIGRP
6 2 (25.00%) Websense
6 2 (25.00%) OSPF
6 2 (25.00%) BGP
6 2 (25.00%) IPsec
6 2 (25.00%) Samba
6 2 (25.00%) Debian
6 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (25.00%) JIRA
6 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 3 (37.50%) IIS
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (25.00%) nginx
2 2 (25.00%) Confluence
2 2 (25.00%) MediaWiki
2 2 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) IPsec
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security
2 2 (25.00%) NAS
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
2 2 (25.00%) LDAP
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) IPv6
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) OSPF
2 2 (25.00%) BGP
2 2 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Hudson
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Network Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Clustering
2 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
3 2 (25.00%) Wiki
4 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) CentOS
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Debian
4 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (25.00%) Build Automation
1 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Database Security
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) Postfix
3 2 (25.00%) XenServer
3 2 (25.00%) ISA Server
3 2 (25.00%) Samba
3 2 (25.00%) iptables
4 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
4 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) ZABBIX
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) AirWatch
2 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) EMC
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) Websense
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) Acronis
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec
4 1 (12.50%) Sophos
4 1 (12.50%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) Veritas