The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 55 57 53
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 18 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.93% 1.89% 2.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.89% 2.58% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 9
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £479 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £16.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -39.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -42.14%
Disaster Recovery
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
622 736 566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 66.52% 73.23% 71.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 382 216
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 17
Average hourly rate £49.08 £16.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+206.71% -7.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.00 £14.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £180.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 39 (72.22%) Active Directory
2 34 (62.96%) Clustering
3 29 (53.70%) Microsoft
3 29 (53.70%) Lync
4 28 (51.85%) SharePoint
5 27 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 26 (48.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 26 (48.15%) CRM
6 26 (48.15%) Hyper-V
6 26 (48.15%) SharePoint 2010
7 25 (46.30%) Cloud Computing
7 25 (46.30%) Dynamics CRM
7 25 (46.30%) Dynamics AX
7 25 (46.30%) SQL
8 24 (44.44%) BizTalk Server
9 19 (35.19%) Application Packaging
10 17 (31.48%) .NET
11 16 (29.63%) SOA
12 15 (27.78%) Windows
13 14 (25.93%) DNS
14 13 (24.07%) Enterprise Architecture
15 11 (20.37%) MCTS
15 11 (20.37%) MCITP
15 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Certification
15 11 (20.37%) ITIL
15 11 (20.37%) MS Exchange
16 10 (18.52%) Service Management
16 10 (18.52%) Degree
17 9 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
18 8 (14.81%) IMAP

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 29 (53.70%) Lync
2 28 (51.85%) SharePoint
3 27 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 26 (48.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 26 (48.15%) SharePoint 2010
5 24 (44.44%) BizTalk Server
6 11 (20.37%) MS Exchange
7 8 (14.81%) IIS
8 7 (12.96%) IBM Notes
8 7 (12.96%) GroupWise
9 5 (9.26%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (3.70%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 25 (46.30%) Dynamics CRM
1 25 (46.30%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 25 (46.30%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (9.26%) Office 365
3 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.93%) DNS
2 8 (14.81%) POP3
2 8 (14.81%) SMTP
2 8 (14.81%) IMAP
3 7 (12.96%) SAN
4 4 (7.41%) DHCP
5 2 (3.70%) PBX
5 2 (3.70%) PSTN
5 2 (3.70%) RTP
6 1 (1.85%) Firewall
6 1 (1.85%) Wireless
6 1 (1.85%) NGN
6 1 (1.85%) 3GPP
6 1 (1.85%) LTE
6 1 (1.85%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.85%) Internet
6 1 (1.85%) UTRAN
6 1 (1.85%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Banking
2 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (51.85%) Architect
2 26 (48.15%) Technical Architect
3 13 (24.07%) Field Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Senior Technical Architect
4 6 (11.11%) Exchange Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Senior Architect
5 5 (9.26%) Server Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) DBA
8 2 (3.70%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Mainframe DBA
8 2 (3.70%) Exchange Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) Support Consultant
9 1 (1.85%) Functional Test Analyst
9 1 (1.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (1.85%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.19%) Application Packaging
2 17 (31.48%) .NET
3 4 (7.41%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.85%) SOAP
4 1 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (62.96%) Clustering
2 4 (7.41%) Replication
3 3 (5.56%) Reference Data
3 3 (5.56%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.70%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.70%) PKI
4 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.85%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.85%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.85%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.78%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (48.15%) CRM
2 16 (29.63%) SOA
3 13 (24.07%) Enterprise Architecture
4 11 (20.37%) ITIL
5 10 (18.52%) Service Management
6 9 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
7 4 (7.41%) Data Architecture
7 4 (7.41%) Data Modelling
7 4 (7.41%) Business Continuity
8 2 (3.70%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (3.70%) Information Security
8 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.70%) PRINCE
8 2 (3.70%) Cyber Security
8 2 (3.70%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.70%) ISMS
8 2 (3.70%) Information Security Management
8 2 (3.70%) Security Management
9 1 (1.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 25 (46.30%) SQL
2 2 (3.70%) REXX
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (20.37%) MCTS
1 11 (20.37%) MCITP
2 10 (18.52%) Degree
3 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) VCP4
5 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.85%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (72.22%) Active Directory
2 26 (48.15%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.85%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (53.70%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.81%) Lotus
3 7 (12.96%) Novell
4 3 (5.56%) Cisco
5 2 (3.70%) Nortel
5 2 (3.70%) Avaya
5 2 (3.70%) CA
6 1 (1.85%) Ericsson
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle
6 1 (1.85%) VMware
6 1 (1.85%) Comverse
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