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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 42 30 35
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 2 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.68% 2.26% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 3.30% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate £250 £140 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -65.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £403 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.83% +7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £10.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -61.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+170.27% +5.71%
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
225 182 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 76.27% 68.42% 76.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 122 94
Average daily rate £315 £339 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.01% +12.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 7 24
Average hourly rate £39.25 £10.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+273.80% -61.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.08 £10.44 £11.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £16.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -6 1 £250 -
Disaster Recovery
East Midlands

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 13 (86.67%) VMware
2 12 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (73.33%) Windows
3 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
4 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 10 (66.67%) IBM
5 9 (60.00%) MS Exchange
5 9 (60.00%) SAN
5 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (53.33%) EMC
6 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
6 8 (53.33%) IIS
6 8 (53.33%) Change Management
7 7 (46.67%) Clustering
7 7 (46.67%) Retail
7 7 (46.67%) Altiris
7 7 (46.67%) PowerShell
7 7 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (46.67%) Hyper-V
7 7 (46.67%) Incident Management
7 7 (46.67%) Problem Management
7 7 (46.67%) SCCM
7 7 (46.67%) Data Protection
7 7 (46.67%) PCI DSS
7 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
7 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
7 7 (46.67%) HP
7 7 (46.67%) Dell
7 7 (46.67%) Mentoring

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 9 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (53.33%) IIS
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) SAN
2 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (20.00%) DNS
3 3 (20.00%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (13.33%) DHCP
4 2 (13.33%) Firewall
4 2 (13.33%) IPv4
4 2 (13.33%) PBX
4 2 (13.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (46.67%) Retail
2 3 (20.00%) Publishing
2 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Security Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Senior Security Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (20.00%) VMware Architect
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Technician
4 2 (13.33%) Field Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Field Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Field Support Technician
4 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Support Technician
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Support
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Security Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Clustering
2 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (20.00%) Public Cloud
3 2 (13.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Change Management
2 7 (46.67%) Data Protection
2 7 (46.67%) Incident Management
2 7 (46.67%) Mentoring
2 7 (46.67%) Problem Management
3 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (20.00%) Operations Management
3 3 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (13.33%) Logistics
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (13.33%) Software Licensing
4 2 (13.33%) Web Filtering
5 1 (6.67%) BCP
5 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
5 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) Line Management
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (46.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (46.67%) Hyper-V
4 3 (20.00%) NFS
4 3 (20.00%) vCloud
4 3 (20.00%) vSphere
5 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 7 (46.67%) SCCM
2 3 (20.00%) Hyperic
3 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) VMware
2 10 (66.67%) IBM
3 8 (53.33%) EMC
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (46.67%) Altiris
4 7 (46.67%) Dell
4 7 (46.67%) HP
5 3 (20.00%) Isilon
5 3 (20.00%) NetApp
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco