The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 41 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.33% - 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% - 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £160
UK excluding London average daily rate £371 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.34% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.50 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+172.97% +5.71%
Disaster Recovery
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
251 237 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 82.84% 77.45% 65.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 151 108
Average daily rate £400 £400 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +31.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £698 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 19 8
Average hourly rate £44.00 £36.40 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.87% +15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £25.80 £21.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £33.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - 1 - -
Disaster Recovery
South West

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 9 (90.00%) SQL
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (90.00%) SLA
1 9 (90.00%) PowerShell
1 9 (90.00%) Database Security
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle Database
1 9 (90.00%) DevOps
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (70.00%) High Availability
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (60.00%) Citrix
5 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) CCNP
6 1 (10.00%) CCNA
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (10.00%) VLAN
6 1 (10.00%) SonicWALL
6 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (10.00%) Firmware
6 1 (10.00%) Internet
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 8 (80.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) VLAN
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle Database
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) DBA
1 9 (90.00%) SQL DBA
2 8 (80.00%) Administrator
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared DBA
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Database Security
1 9 (90.00%) DevOps
2 7 (70.00%) High Availability
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Network Optimisation
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) PowerShell
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) CCNP
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (90.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) SonicWALL