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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 72 55 56
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +1
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 6 18 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.66% 1.97% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 2.71% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 11
Median daily rate £425 £340 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £261 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £30.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+21.31% +52.50%
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
714 663 771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 78.46% 72.46% 77.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 337 375
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 15
Median hourly rate £19.61 £22.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.84% +9.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £18.13 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.70 £38.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

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 24 May 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 13 (50.00%) Degree
2 11 (42.31%) Linux
3 10 (38.46%) Computer Science
4 9 (34.62%) Replication
4 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
5 8 (30.77%) Web Services
5 8 (30.77%) Business Continuity
5 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
6 7 (26.92%) Secure Coding
6 7 (26.92%) Riak
6 7 (26.92%) Big Data
6 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
6 7 (26.92%) Information Governance
6 7 (26.92%) Unit Testing
6 7 (26.92%) RESTful
6 7 (26.92%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (26.92%) NoSQL
6 7 (26.92%) TDD
6 7 (26.92%) Document Management
6 7 (26.92%) Scrum
6 7 (26.92%) Maven
6 7 (26.92%) Java
6 7 (26.92%) Ant
6 7 (26.92%) Windows
6 7 (26.92%) DNS
6 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
6 7 (26.92%) SAN
7 6 (23.08%) PowerShell
8 5 (19.23%) High Availability

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 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.54%) IIS
3 2 (7.69%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.85%) Live Communications Server
4 1 (3.85%) MS Project Server
4 1 (3.85%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Foundation
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Office 365
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) DNS
1 7 (26.92%) SAN
2 4 (15.38%) NAS
3 3 (11.54%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (11.54%) SMTP
4 2 (7.69%) DHCP
4 2 (7.69%) Firewall
4 2 (7.69%) IMAP
4 2 (7.69%) POP3
4 2 (7.69%) Skype
5 1 (3.85%) Internet
5 1 (3.85%) Intranet
5 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.85%) MPLS
5 1 (3.85%) PBX
5 1 (3.85%) PSTN
5 1 (3.85%) RTP
5 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (26.92%) Big Data
1 7 (26.92%) NoSQL
1 7 (26.92%) Riak
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Ant
1 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
1 7 (26.92%) Maven
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Big Data Developer
1 7 (26.92%) Cloud Developer
1 7 (26.92%) Developer
1 7 (26.92%) Java Developer
1 7 (26.92%) Linux Developer
1 7 (26.92%) Senior Big Data Developer
1 7 (26.92%) Senior Developer
1 7 (26.92%) Senior Java Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) DBA
4 3 (11.54%) EMC Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) SAN Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) SAN Storage Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Storage Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) Web Services
2 7 (26.92%) RESTful
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (3.85%) .NET
4 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.85%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 9 (34.62%) Replication
3 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
4 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (11.54%) Clustering
5 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Linux
2 7 (26.92%) Windows
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
4 3 (11.54%) AIX
4 3 (11.54%) Unix
5 2 (7.69%) Solaris
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (30.77%) Business Continuity
2 7 (26.92%) Document Management
2 7 (26.92%) Information Governance
2 7 (26.92%) Scrum
2 7 (26.92%) Secure Coding
2 7 (26.92%) TDD
2 7 (26.92%) Unit Testing
3 5 (19.23%) High Availability
4 4 (15.38%) ITIL
5 3 (11.54%) Capacity Management
5 3 (11.54%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (11.54%) Migration
5 3 (11.54%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (11.54%) Performance Optimisation
5 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (11.54%) SDLC
6 2 (7.69%) Database Security
6 2 (7.69%) Database Tuning
6 2 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) Java
2 6 (23.08%) PowerShell
3 3 (11.54%) SQL
4 2 (7.69%) Python
4 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.85%) C
5 1 (3.85%) C#
5 1 (3.85%) Perl
5 1 (3.85%) PHP
5 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (11.54%) DV Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
4 2 (7.69%) MCITP
4 2 (7.69%) MCTS
4 2 (7.69%) OCP
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (3.85%) MCDBA
5 1 (3.85%) MCP
5 1 (3.85%) MCSE
5 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (3.85%) KVM
3 1 (3.85%) NFS
3 1 (3.85%) RHEV
3 1 (3.85%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (7.69%) Data Guard
2 2 (7.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (3.85%) Control-M
3 1 (3.85%) Puppet
3 1 (3.85%) Simpana
3 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) HP
3 3 (11.54%) Brocade
3 3 (11.54%) EMC
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 3 (11.54%) StorageTek
3 3 (11.54%) Sun
4 2 (7.69%) Informatica
4 2 (7.69%) TIBCO
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco
5 1 (3.85%) CommVault
5 1 (3.85%) IBM
5 1 (3.85%) Intel Security
5 1 (3.85%) Mercator
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.85%) SAP
5 1 (3.85%) VMware