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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 186 141 128
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -13
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 60 128 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.78% 1.36% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 1.71% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 74 82
Median daily rate £416 £398 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.71% -11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £288 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £500 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 7
Median hourly rate £27.50 £50.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +156.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.20 £50.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £50.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+44.73% -13.63%
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
6201 7507 7562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.12% 79.65% 76.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3674 4426 4223
Median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 258 312 288
Median hourly rate £34.00 £36.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +61.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 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 10 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the South East region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -11 23 £435 +2.35% 5
Surrey +6 17 £313 -28.57% 2
Hampshire +6 9 £275 -11.29% 10
Buckinghamshire +1 3 £575 +53.33% 2
West Sussex - 3 £438 - 1
Middlesex - 2 £404 -
East Sussex +11 1 £513 +65.32% 1
Kent - 1 £425 -
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 South East region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 38 (29.23%) High Availability
2 34 (26.15%) Microsoft
3 32 (24.62%) Windows
4 31 (23.85%) Business Continuity
4 31 (23.85%) Data Centre
5 30 (23.08%) VMware
6 29 (22.31%) Cisco
7 27 (20.77%) SAN
8 25 (19.23%) Active Directory
9 23 (17.69%) Linux
10 22 (16.92%) Migration
11 21 (16.15%) Firewall
11 21 (16.15%) Oracle
12 20 (15.38%) ITIL
12 20 (15.38%) Windows Server
13 19 (14.62%) Unix
13 19 (14.62%) SQL
14 18 (13.85%) Cisco Certification
15 17 (13.08%) SQL Server
15 17 (13.08%) WAN
15 17 (13.08%) SCOM
16 16 (12.31%) Performance Tuning
16 16 (12.31%) Project Management
16 16 (12.31%) Microsoft Certification
16 16 (12.31%) NetApp
16 16 (12.31%) CheckPoint
17 15 (11.54%) Citrix
17 15 (11.54%) LAN
17 15 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
17 15 (11.54%) SCCM

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 8 (6.15%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.38%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.08%) Skype for Business
4 3 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (2.31%) IIS
5 2 (1.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.77%) Apache
6 1 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.77%) Commerce Server
6 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.77%) SAS
6 1 (0.77%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.77%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (10.77%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.31%) MS Office
3 2 (1.54%) MS Project
3 2 (1.54%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.08%) Office 365
4 3 (2.31%) HP Helion
5 2 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.54%) SaaS
6 1 (0.77%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.77%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.77%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 27 (20.77%) SAN
2 21 (16.15%) Firewall
3 17 (13.08%) WAN
4 15 (11.54%) LAN
5 11 (8.46%) DNS
5 11 (8.46%) NAS
5 11 (8.46%) Network Security
5 11 (8.46%) VoIP
6 8 (6.15%) FTP
6 8 (6.15%) TCP/IP
7 7 (5.38%) SSH
7 7 (5.38%) VPN
8 6 (4.62%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (4.62%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 6 (4.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 6 (4.62%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (3.85%) DHCP
9 5 (3.85%) IPsec
9 5 (3.85%) SNMP
9 5 (3.85%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.85%) OLTP
2 5 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (3.08%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.08%) VLDB
4 3 (2.31%) Oracle Exadata
4 3 (2.31%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.54%) MySQL
5 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.54%) SSDT
6 1 (0.77%) DB2
6 1 (0.77%) DB2 UDB
6 1 (0.77%) GIS
6 1 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.77%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (6.92%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.38%) Jenkins
2 7 (5.38%) JIRA
3 3 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.54%) MSBuild
4 2 (1.54%) NuGet
4 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (1.54%) Subversion
4 2 (1.54%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.54%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.54%) WinDbg
General
1 12 (9.23%) Finance
2 11 (8.46%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.85%) Billing
4 2 (1.54%) Banking
4 2 (1.54%) Local Government
4 2 (1.54%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.54%) Marketing
5 1 (0.77%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.77%) Retail
5 1 (0.77%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (13.85%) Analyst
2 15 (11.54%) Administrator
3 14 (10.77%) Network Engineer
4 13 (10.00%) Architect
5 12 (9.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 9 (6.92%) Consultant
7 9 (6.92%) DBA
7 9 (6.92%) Support Engineer
8 8 (6.15%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (6.15%) Cloud Architect
8 8 (6.15%) Solaris Administrator
9 7 (5.38%) SQL DBA
9 7 (5.38%) Storage Engineer
9 7 (5.38%) Unix Administrator
10 6 (4.62%) AS400 Support
10 6 (4.62%) Developer
10 6 (4.62%) Disaster Recovery Manager
10 6 (4.62%) Network Consultant
11 5 (3.85%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.38%) Middleware
2 5 (3.85%) .NET
3 3 (2.31%) .NET Framework
3 3 (2.31%) REST
3 3 (2.31%) WSDL
4 2 (1.54%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.77%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.77%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 31 (23.85%) Data Centre
2 13 (10.00%) Replication
3 11 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 7 (5.38%) Public Cloud
6 6 (4.62%) AS400
6 6 (4.62%) Clustering
6 6 (4.62%) Enterprise Storage
6 6 (4.62%) iSeries
7 5 (3.85%) Computer Science
8 4 (3.08%) EMC VNX
8 4 (3.08%) IVR
9 3 (2.31%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (1.54%) EMC VMAX
10 2 (1.54%) Fat Client
10 2 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (1.54%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.54%) PMI
10 2 (1.54%) Thin Client
10 2 (1.54%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 32 (24.62%) Windows
2 23 (17.69%) Linux
3 20 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 19 (14.62%) Unix
5 14 (10.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (9.23%) Solaris
7 9 (6.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (6.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (4.62%) AIX
8 6 (4.62%) OS/400
8 6 (4.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (3.85%) Windows 7
10 3 (2.31%) HPUX
10 3 (2.31%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.54%) Data ONTAP
11 2 (1.54%) VMS
12 1 (0.77%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.77%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (29.23%) High Availability
2 31 (23.85%) Business Continuity
3 22 (16.92%) Migration
4 20 (15.38%) ITIL
5 16 (12.31%) Performance Tuning
5 16 (12.31%) Project Management
6 15 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (9.23%) Scrum
8 11 (8.46%) Incident Management
9 10 (7.69%) Capacity Management
9 10 (7.69%) Load Balancing
10 9 (6.92%) Mentoring
10 9 (6.92%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (6.15%) BCP
11 8 (6.15%) DevOps
11 8 (6.15%) Performance Monitoring
11 8 (6.15%) SDLC
11 8 (6.15%) SOA
11 8 (6.15%) TOGAF
12 7 (5.38%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.62%) SQL
2 8 (6.15%) PowerShell
3 7 (5.38%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.31%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.31%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.54%) C#
5 2 (1.54%) C++
5 2 (1.54%) C++/CLI
5 2 (1.54%) Perl
5 2 (1.54%) Python
5 2 (1.54%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.77%) VB
6 1 (0.77%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (13.85%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (12.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (11.54%) Security Cleared
4 10 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 9 (6.92%) CCIE
5 9 (6.92%) MCP
6 8 (6.15%) CCNA
6 8 (6.15%) CCNP
6 8 (6.15%) MCSE
7 5 (3.85%) MCITP
8 4 (3.08%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (3.08%) Degree
8 4 (3.08%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.54%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.77%) CCSA
10 1 (0.77%) CCSE
10 1 (0.77%) CEH
10 1 (0.77%) MCDST
10 1 (0.77%) MCTS
10 1 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.77%) SLA
2 5 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (3.08%) ISO22301
3 4 (3.08%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (2.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.77%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.77%) RMADS
System Software
1 25 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 15 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 10 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 6 (4.62%) Firmware
5 6 (4.62%) NFS
6 5 (3.85%) Veritas File System
6 5 (3.85%) XenApp
7 4 (3.08%) VMware ESX
7 4 (3.08%) vSphere
8 3 (2.31%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (2.31%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (2.31%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.77%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.77%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.77%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.77%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.77%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (13.08%) SCOM
2 15 (11.54%) SCCM
3 9 (6.92%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 8 (6.15%) NetBackup
5 5 (3.85%) Nagios
6 4 (3.08%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Clustering
6 4 (3.08%) Oracle ZFS
6 4 (3.08%) WSUS
7 3 (2.31%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (2.31%) EMC Navisphere
7 3 (2.31%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 3 (2.31%) Unicenter
8 2 (1.54%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (1.54%) Cisco UCCE
8 2 (1.54%) DatAdvantage
8 2 (1.54%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (1.54%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.77%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.77%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 34 (26.15%) Microsoft
2 30 (23.08%) VMware
3 29 (22.31%) Cisco
4 21 (16.15%) Oracle
5 16 (12.31%) CheckPoint
5 16 (12.31%) NetApp
6 15 (11.54%) Citrix
7 10 (7.69%) Brocade
7 10 (7.69%) EMC
7 10 (7.69%) Juniper
7 10 (7.69%) Veritas
8 9 (6.92%) F5
8 9 (6.92%) Sun
9 8 (6.15%) HP
10 7 (5.38%) IBM
11 6 (4.62%) Red Hat
11 6 (4.62%) Remedy
12 5 (3.85%) Palo Alto
13 4 (3.08%) StorageTek
14 2 (1.54%) Wyse
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Lorien Resourcing
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