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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank - - 33
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - - 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £371 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.78% +6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -14.44%
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
285 157 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 83.82% 70.40% 70.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 107 65
Average daily rate £350 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £19.30 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.34% -22.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 20 August 2014. 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
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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 - - - -
Street - - - -
Taunton - - - -
Disaster Recovery
South West

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) LAMP
2 2 (66.67%) Samba
2 2 (66.67%) Debian
2 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) LDAP
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) IPv6
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) nginx
1 2 (66.67%) Confluence
1 2 (66.67%) MediaWiki
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) LDAP
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) IPv6
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Hudson
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Wiki
2 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Debian
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Samba
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Postfix
1 2 (66.67%) XenServer
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) ZABBIX
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft