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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 61 65 58
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 4 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.51% 0.75% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 1.00% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Median daily rate - £340 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -51.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £413
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.28 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £20.75 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+73.49% +45.61%
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
614 699 664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 78.22% 75.32% 73.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 417 303
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 24 9
Median hourly rate £20.00 £37.09 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.07% +95.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.61 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.20 £45.00 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Disaster Recovery as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 7 (50.00%) Windows
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (42.86%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) AIX
3 5 (35.71%) High Availability
4 4 (28.57%) Office 365
4 4 (28.57%) DNS
5 3 (21.43%) Migration
5 3 (21.43%) Clustering
5 3 (21.43%) Replication
5 3 (21.43%) Degree
5 3 (21.43%) WSUS
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (21.43%) SAN
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) IIS
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
5 3 (21.43%) Unix
5 3 (21.43%) SMTP
5 3 (21.43%) Skype for Business
5 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (21.43%) Skype
5 3 (21.43%) Performance Optimisation
6 2 (14.29%) SDLC
6 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) IIS
1 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
1 3 (21.43%) Skype for Business
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) Live Communications Server
3 1 (7.14%) MS Project Server
3 1 (7.14%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Foundation
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Office 365
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) DNS
2 3 (21.43%) SAN
2 3 (21.43%) Skype
2 3 (21.43%) SMTP
3 2 (14.29%) IMAP
3 2 (14.29%) POP3
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) PBX
4 1 (7.14%) PSTN
4 1 (7.14%) RTP
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) DBA
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (14.29%) Server Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Support Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Data Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Clustering
2 3 (21.43%) Replication
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
1 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (42.86%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) AIX
4 3 (21.43%) Unix
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) Solaris
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) High Availability
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Migration
2 3 (21.43%) Performance Optimisation
2 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (14.29%) Database Security
3 2 (14.29%) Database Tuning
3 2 (14.29%) ERP
3 2 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (14.29%) SDLC
3 2 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.14%) Change Control
4 1 (7.14%) Data Security
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.14%) C
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) OCP
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) MCDBA
3 1 (7.14%) MCITP
3 1 (7.14%) MCP
3 1 (7.14%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) MCTS
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) KVM
3 1 (7.14%) RHEV
3 1 (7.14%) Terminal Server
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) WSUS
2 2 (14.29%) Data Guard
2 2 (14.29%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (14.29%) SCCM
2 2 (14.29%) SCOM
3 1 (7.14%) Control-M
3 1 (7.14%) Puppet
3 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix
2 2 (14.29%) EMC
2 2 (14.29%) Informatica
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) TIBCO
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat