The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 134 157 132
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -25
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 127 114 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.48% 1.21% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.86% 1.56% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 58 54
Average daily rate £388 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
-8.43% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 6
Average hourly rate £52.50 £55.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +214.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+175.67% +5.71%
Disaster Recovery
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6834 7291 6310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.61% 77.42% 74.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4208 4016 3367
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 289 236 265
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the South East region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 14 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
Berkshire +18 39 £450 +2.85% 10
Surrey +12 32 £385 -40.76% 5
Buckinghamshire +7 24 £363 +31.81% 1
Hampshire +19 21 £305 -35.78% 10
Kent -3 6 £445 +78.00% 1
West Sussex +10 4 £366 -8.59% 2
East Sussex +3 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire -16 1 £250 -43.66% 1
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 116 (44.96%) Windows
2 83 (32.17%) Unix
3 81 (31.40%) Linux
4 73 (28.29%) Oracle
5 69 (26.74%) VMware
6 66 (25.58%) Finance
6 66 (25.58%) Active Directory
7 62 (24.03%) Business Continuity
8 61 (23.64%) Migration
9 58 (22.48%) Windows Server
10 56 (21.71%) VMware Infrastructure
11 55 (21.32%) Microsoft
11 55 (21.32%) ITIL
12 53 (20.54%) Firewall
13 52 (20.16%) SAN
14 49 (18.99%) Red Hat
15 47 (18.22%) WAN
16 46 (17.83%) SQL
17 45 (17.44%) LAN
17 45 (17.44%) EMC
17 45 (17.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 40 (15.50%) High Availability
19 38 (14.73%) Management Information System
20 37 (14.34%) Data Centre
21 36 (13.95%) SQL Server
21 36 (13.95%) Security Cleared
22 34 (13.18%) Solaris
23 32 (12.40%) HP
24 31 (12.02%) Windows Server 2008
25 30 (11.63%) Project Management

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 19 (7.36%) MS Exchange
2 15 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (3.10%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.71%) JBoss
5 5 (1.94%) IIS
6 4 (1.55%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.55%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.16%) Apache
7 3 (1.16%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.39%) CMS
9 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.39%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.39%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (6.98%) MS Visio
2 17 (6.59%) MS Excel
3 13 (5.04%) PaintShop Pro
4 8 (3.10%) MS Office
5 3 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.71%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.78%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.39%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.39%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (5.43%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.94%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (1.94%) Office 365
4 2 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (20.54%) Firewall
2 52 (20.16%) SAN
3 47 (18.22%) WAN
4 45 (17.44%) LAN
5 29 (11.24%) DNS
6 23 (8.91%) TCP/IP
7 17 (6.59%) NAS
8 16 (6.20%) Fibre Channel
9 13 (5.04%) DHCP
10 12 (4.65%) Network Security
11 9 (3.49%) LDAP
11 9 (3.49%) VPN
12 8 (3.10%) Internet
12 8 (3.10%) SSH
12 8 (3.10%) VoIP
13 6 (2.33%) Radio Access Network
13 6 (2.33%) SSL
14 5 (1.94%) IPsec
15 4 (1.55%) Cisco ASA
15 4 (1.55%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.36%) OLTP
3 14 (5.43%) MySQL
4 12 (4.65%) DB2
5 11 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (4.26%) VLDB
6 10 (3.88%) Oracle Database
7 8 (3.10%) DB2 UDB
7 8 (3.10%) NoSQL
7 8 (3.10%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (2.71%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (2.71%) Big Data
8 7 (2.71%) Oracle Database 12c
8 7 (2.71%) Riak
8 7 (2.71%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.55%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (3.10%) Maven
3 7 (2.71%) Ant
3 7 (2.71%) FitNesse
3 7 (2.71%) Jenkins
3 7 (2.71%) NCrunch
3 7 (2.71%) SpecFlow
3 7 (2.71%) WatiN
4 5 (1.94%) MSTest
5 2 (0.78%) MSI
6 1 (0.39%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.39%) JIRA
6 1 (0.39%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.39%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 66 (25.58%) Finance
2 29 (11.24%) Telecoms
3 14 (5.43%) Banking
4 13 (5.04%) Retail
5 10 (3.88%) Back Office
6 6 (2.33%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.94%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.16%) Electronics
8 3 (1.16%) Marketing
9 2 (0.78%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.78%) Billing
9 2 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.39%) Advertising
10 1 (0.39%) Legal
10 1 (0.39%) Local Government
10 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (17.05%) Architect
2 37 (14.34%) Administrator
3 35 (13.57%) Analyst
4 26 (10.08%) Unix Administrator
5 23 (8.91%) Infrastructure Architect
6 20 (7.75%) DBA
7 16 (6.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 14 (5.43%) Support Engineer
9 13 (5.04%) Test Analyst
10 12 (4.65%) Consultant
11 11 (4.26%) IT Manager
11 11 (4.26%) Linux Administrator
11 11 (4.26%) Project Manager
11 11 (4.26%) Security Analyst
12 10 (3.88%) Author
12 10 (3.88%) Systems Administrator
12 10 (3.88%) Technical Author
13 9 (3.49%) Developer
13 9 (3.49%) Solutions Architect
13 9 (3.49%) Storage Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.98%) Middleware
2 13 (5.04%) Web Services
3 7 (2.71%) RESTful
4 4 (1.55%) J2EE
5 3 (1.16%) COM+
6 2 (0.78%) .NET
6 2 (0.78%) CSS
6 2 (0.78%) HTML
7 1 (0.39%) EDI
7 1 (0.39%) Flash
7 1 (0.39%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.39%) HTML5
7 1 (0.39%) jQuery
7 1 (0.39%) JSON
7 1 (0.39%) JSP
7 1 (0.39%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.39%) REST
7 1 (0.39%) Spring
7 1 (0.39%) WebCenter
7 1 (0.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (14.73%) Management Information System
2 37 (14.34%) Data Centre
3 29 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (10.47%) Clustering
5 18 (6.98%) Computer Science
5 18 (6.98%) Replication
6 13 (5.04%) HACMP
7 9 (3.49%) N-Tier
7 9 (3.49%) Public Cloud
8 8 (3.10%) EMC VMAX
8 8 (3.10%) Hybrid Cloud
9 7 (2.71%) Enterprise Storage
10 6 (2.33%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.94%) EMC VNX
12 4 (1.55%) FMCG
12 4 (1.55%) SecurID
12 4 (1.55%) Web 2.0
13 3 (1.16%) Data Integration
13 3 (1.16%) LPAR
13 3 (1.16%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 116 (44.96%) Windows
2 83 (32.17%) Unix
3 81 (31.40%) Linux
4 58 (22.48%) Windows Server
5 45 (17.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 34 (13.18%) Solaris
7 31 (12.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 27 (10.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 20 (7.75%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (6.98%) AIX
11 5 (1.94%) Windows 7
12 3 (1.16%) VMS
12 3 (1.16%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.39%) Debian
13 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (24.03%) Business Continuity
2 61 (23.64%) Migration
3 55 (21.32%) ITIL
4 40 (15.50%) High Availability
5 30 (11.63%) Project Management
6 26 (10.08%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (9.30%) Service Management
8 23 (8.91%) Change Management
9 21 (8.14%) Information Security
10 19 (7.36%) Service Delivery
11 17 (6.59%) Performance Monitoring
11 17 (6.59%) SDLC
11 17 (6.59%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (6.20%) Capacity Management
13 15 (5.81%) Change Control
14 14 (5.43%) Data Migration
14 14 (5.43%) TDD
14 14 (5.43%) TOGAF
15 13 (5.04%) Problem Management
16 12 (4.65%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (17.83%) SQL
2 29 (11.24%) PowerShell
3 22 (8.53%) Java
4 15 (5.81%) Perl
4 15 (5.81%) Ruby
5 9 (3.49%) Shell Script
6 6 (2.33%) Python
7 5 (1.94%) AWK
8 4 (1.55%) sed
9 3 (1.16%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.16%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.78%) C
10 2 (0.78%) JCL
10 2 (0.78%) Korn
11 1 (0.39%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.39%) C#
11 1 (0.39%) COBOL
11 1 (0.39%) Delphi
11 1 (0.39%) VB
11 1 (0.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (13.95%) Security Cleared
2 27 (10.47%) Degree
3 25 (9.69%) SC Cleared
4 12 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (3.49%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (3.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (3.10%) CCNA
7 7 (2.71%) MCSA
8 5 (1.94%) DV Cleared
8 5 (1.94%) MCSE
9 4 (1.55%) ISTQB
10 3 (1.16%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (1.16%) Network+ Certification
11 2 (0.78%) CISSP
11 2 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.78%) MCITP
11 2 (0.78%) MCTS
11 2 (0.78%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.69%) SLA
2 6 (2.33%) COBIT
3 4 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.16%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.78%) ISO22301
5 2 (0.78%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.39%) QA
6 1 (0.39%) RMADS
System Software
1 66 (25.58%) Active Directory
2 56 (21.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (10.47%) Hyper-V
4 26 (10.08%) vSphere
5 25 (9.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 9 (3.49%) NFS
7 8 (3.10%) GlusterFS
8 7 (2.71%) Veritas File System
8 7 (2.71%) VMware ESX
9 6 (2.33%) GPFS
9 6 (2.33%) RHEV
10 5 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.78%) Oracle Clusterware
11 2 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.78%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 2 (0.78%) XenApp
12 1 (0.39%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.39%) VMFS
12 1 (0.39%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.39%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 30 (11.63%) NetBackup
2 19 (7.36%) SCCM
2 19 (7.36%) SCOM
3 17 (6.59%) Puppet
4 16 (6.20%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 14 (5.43%) SCVMM
5 14 (5.43%) Windows Intune
6 12 (4.65%) Oracle ZFS
7 8 (3.10%) Red Hat Satellite
8 7 (2.71%) EMC NetWorker
9 5 (1.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 5 (1.94%) Tivoli
10 4 (1.55%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (1.16%) NetCrunch
11 3 (1.16%) WSUS
12 2 (0.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 1 (0.39%) Cisco UCCX
13 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
13 1 (0.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 1 (0.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 73 (28.29%) Oracle
2 69 (26.74%) VMware
3 55 (21.32%) Microsoft
4 49 (18.99%) Red Hat
5 45 (17.44%) EMC
6 32 (12.40%) HP
7 29 (11.24%) Cisco
8 28 (10.85%) IBM
8 28 (10.85%) Sun
9 26 (10.08%) Brocade
9 26 (10.08%) Veritas
10 16 (6.20%) NetApp
11 15 (5.81%) Citrix
11 15 (5.81%) StorageTek
12 14 (5.43%) RightScale
12 14 (5.43%) Symantec
13 12 (4.65%) Intel Security
14 11 (4.26%) Juniper
14 11 (4.26%) Remedy
15 10 (3.88%) Intel
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