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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 38 66 78
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +12
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 33 21 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.84% 1.94% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.79% 2.74% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 3 4
Average daily rate
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£560 £425 £289
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.76% +47.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £293 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £425 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.40 £30.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-22.00% +42.85%
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
570 766 894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 66.28% 70.79% 67.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 414 256
Average daily rate £425 £350 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £218 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 15
Average hourly rate £27.83 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.02% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £33.10 £24.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014, 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 33 (76.74%) Active Directory
2 26 (60.47%) Microsoft
2 26 (60.47%) SharePoint
3 25 (58.14%) Clustering
4 24 (55.81%) Hyper-V
4 24 (55.81%) Lync
4 24 (55.81%) Exchange Server 2013
4 24 (55.81%) SharePoint 2013
5 23 (53.49%) SharePoint 2010
5 23 (53.49%) BizTalk Server
5 23 (53.49%) CRM
6 22 (51.16%) Cloud Computing
6 22 (51.16%) Dynamics CRM
6 22 (51.16%) Dynamics AX
7 20 (46.51%) SQL
8 17 (39.53%) Application Packaging
9 15 (34.88%) .NET
10 14 (32.56%) SOA
11 12 (27.91%) Windows
11 12 (27.91%) Enterprise Architecture
12 9 (20.93%) DNS
13 7 (16.28%) DHCP
13 7 (16.28%) Replication
13 7 (16.28%) Office 365
13 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Azure
14 6 (13.95%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 6 (13.95%) MCITP
14 6 (13.95%) Degree
14 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (13.95%) ITIL

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 26 (60.47%) SharePoint
2 24 (55.81%) Lync
2 24 (55.81%) SharePoint 2013
2 24 (55.81%) Exchange Server 2013
3 23 (53.49%) BizTalk Server
3 23 (53.49%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
5 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.33%) GroupWise
6 1 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (2.33%) IIS
6 1 (2.33%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.33%) Apache
6 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) MS Project
3 2 (4.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (51.16%) Dynamics CRM
1 22 (51.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 22 (51.16%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (16.28%) Office 365
3 1 (2.33%) SaaS
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) DNS
2 7 (16.28%) DHCP
3 2 (4.65%) SMTP
4 1 (2.33%) HTTP
4 1 (2.33%) SNMP
4 1 (2.33%) SSL
4 1 (2.33%) SAN
4 1 (2.33%) Wireless
4 1 (2.33%) IMAP
4 1 (2.33%) LDAP
4 1 (2.33%) LAN
4 1 (2.33%) WAN
4 1 (2.33%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.33%) MS Access
1 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Ant
1 1 (2.33%) Subversion
1 1 (2.33%) Maven
1 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
1 1 (2.33%) Trac
General
1 2 (4.65%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (55.81%) Architect
1 24 (55.81%) Technical Architect
2 6 (13.95%) Field Engineer
2 6 (13.95%) Senior Technical Architect
2 6 (13.95%) Senior Architect
3 4 (9.30%) Support Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.65%) Administrator
5 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (2.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.33%) Systems Support Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
6 1 (2.33%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (2.33%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (39.53%) Application Packaging
2 15 (34.88%) .NET
3 4 (9.30%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.33%) Java SE
4 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (58.14%) Clustering
2 7 (16.28%) Replication
3 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.65%) Reference Data
4 2 (4.65%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.33%) Open Source
5 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.91%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.65%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) FreeBSD
3 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.33%) Solaris
3 1 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) CRM
2 14 (32.56%) SOA
3 12 (27.91%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (13.95%) ITIL
5 5 (11.63%) Service Management
5 5 (11.63%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2
6 4 (9.30%) Business Continuity
7 3 (6.98%) Data Modelling
7 3 (6.98%) Data Architecture
8 2 (4.65%) Migration
9 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.33%) Scrum
9 1 (2.33%) Change Control
9 1 (2.33%) Dependency Management
9 1 (2.33%) Line Management
9 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.33%) Coaching
9 1 (2.33%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.33%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 20 (46.51%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) Python
2 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.33%) AWK
2 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (13.95%) MCITP
1 6 (13.95%) Degree
2 5 (11.63%) MCTS
3 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (4.65%) MCP
6 1 (2.33%) MCSE
6 1 (2.33%) MCSA
6 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.33%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 33 (76.74%) Active Directory
2 24 (55.81%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.65%) XenApp
3 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.33%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (4.65%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.33%) Nagios
3 1 (2.33%) ARCserve
3 1 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 26 (60.47%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) Citrix
2 2 (4.65%) Symantec
2 2 (4.65%) VMware
3 1 (2.33%) Novell
3 1 (2.33%) Lotus
3 1 (2.33%) HP
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