The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 23 28 25
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.58% 0.45% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.54% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £450 £615
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -26.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £20.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+48.78% -3.52%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
117 185 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 67.63% 82.59% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 109 96
Average daily rate £387 £420 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.85% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £264 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £550 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 5
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Disaster Recovery
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) vMotion
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) VMWare Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) VMware