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 3 August 2015 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 35 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 13 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 3.95% 0.59% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.85% 0.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 0
Average daily rate
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£473 £319 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.23% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £413 £371
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £13.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.25% -22.85%
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
268 281 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 81.46% 83.14% 68.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 204 75
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 13 3
Average hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +84.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £33.84 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.16% -14.51%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Histogram 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 3 August 2015. 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
Taunton - 11 £475 -
Disaster Recovery
South West

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 10 (55.56%) Data Centre
3 8 (44.44%) Windows
3 8 (44.44%) Client/Server
3 8 (44.44%) TOGAF
4 7 (38.89%) Business Continuity
4 7 (38.89%) Programme Management
4 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
4 7 (38.89%) SQL
5 6 (33.33%) UML
5 6 (33.33%) Citrix
5 6 (33.33%) Information Security
5 6 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (27.78%) Oracle
6 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
6 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
7 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
7 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
7 4 (22.22%) DevOps
7 4 (22.22%) Database Security
7 4 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (22.22%) SLA
8 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (16.67%) Replication
8 3 (16.67%) VMware
8 3 (16.67%) Zerto
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (16.67%) Change Control

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) Wireless
1 1 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Architect
2 8 (44.44%) Technical Architect
3 4 (22.22%) DBA
4 3 (16.67%) SQL DBA
5 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Server Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) JSP
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
1 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Data Centre
2 8 (44.44%) Client/Server
3 3 (16.67%) Replication
4 2 (11.11%) Clustering
5 1 (5.56%) GIS
5 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Solaris
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) SUSE
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) TOGAF
2 7 (38.89%) Programme Management
2 7 (38.89%) Business Continuity
3 6 (33.33%) Information Security
3 6 (33.33%) UML
4 4 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (22.22%) Database Security
4 4 (22.22%) DevOps
5 3 (16.67%) Change Control
6 2 (11.11%) MODAF
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL
6 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.56%) Software Delivery
7 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (5.56%) CRM
7 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.56%) SOA
7 1 (5.56%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (22.22%) SLA
3 1 (5.56%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 2 (11.11%) XenApp
1 2 (11.11%) XenDesktop
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Citrix
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle
4 3 (16.67%) VMware
4 3 (16.67%) Veeam
4 3 (16.67%) Zerto
5 2 (11.11%) CommVault
5 2 (11.11%) Hitachi
5 2 (11.11%) HP
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco
6 1 (5.56%) SAP