The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 25 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 13 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.77% - 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.78% - 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £17.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+88.57% -35.18%
Disaster Recovery
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
225 251 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 65.22% 72.75% 68.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 116 65
Average daily rate £310 £300 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £175 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £725
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 38 18
Average hourly rate £16.00 £30.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.96% +11.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -3.12%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Leicester - 12 £325 - 2
Disaster Recovery
East Midlands

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 10 (58.82%) Windows
3 7 (41.18%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (35.29%) Statistics
5 5 (29.41%) High Availability
5 5 (29.41%) VMware
6 4 (23.53%) SAN
6 4 (23.53%) NetApp
6 4 (23.53%) SLA
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
6 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
6 4 (23.53%) NAS
6 4 (23.53%) Veeam
6 4 (23.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (17.65%) Clustering
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (11.76%) Change Management
8 2 (11.76%) CTI
8 2 (11.76%) PBX
8 2 (11.76%) VoIP
8 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
8 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Management
9 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) SAN
1 4 (23.53%) NAS
2 2 (11.76%) CTI
2 2 (11.76%) PBX
2 2 (11.76%) VoIP
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) Wireless
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) DBA
2 7 (41.18%) SQL DBA
3 4 (23.53%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) VoIP Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior VoIP Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Statistics
2 3 (17.65%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (29.41%) High Availability
3 3 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
4 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.76%) Change Management
5 1 (5.88%) ITSM
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Service Management
5 1 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (5.88%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) VMware
2 4 (23.53%) Veeam
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) NetApp
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) Dell