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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 166 164 177
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 95 101 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.06% 1.09% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.37% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 48 33
Median daily rate £400 £393 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.84% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £284 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £513 £487
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £369 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 6
Median hourly rate £43.28 - £37.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.28 £28.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+54.57% +60.00%
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
7247 7388 6923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.58% 79.54% 75.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4434 4290 3836
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 265 241 259
Median hourly rate £32.75 £25.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.42 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.83 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 27 June 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Surrey +10 27 £400 +3.89% 4
West Sussex - 17 £365 - 1
Berkshire -12 14 £450 +25.87% 8
Oxfordshire +17 12 £400 +39.13% 2
Hampshire -1 9 £463 +10.11% 5
Buckinghamshire +2 8 £350 -10.37% 2
East Sussex +3 3 £500 +48.14% 2
Kent +3 3 £445 -4.40% 1
Sussex - 1 - -
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 93 (36.47%) Windows
2 84 (32.94%) Linux
3 67 (26.27%) Unix
3 67 (26.27%) Oracle
4 64 (25.10%) SAN
5 63 (24.71%) ITIL
5 63 (24.71%) High Availability
6 61 (23.92%) Active Directory
7 58 (22.75%) VMware
8 57 (22.35%) Finance
8 57 (22.35%) Windows Server
9 50 (19.61%) Veritas
10 48 (18.82%) Solaris
11 47 (18.43%) SQL
11 47 (18.43%) Microsoft
11 47 (18.43%) Migration
12 44 (17.25%) Firewall
13 43 (16.86%) EMC
14 42 (16.47%) NetBackup
14 42 (16.47%) Business Continuity
14 42 (16.47%) VMware Infrastructure
15 41 (16.08%) Red Hat
16 39 (15.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 39 (15.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 38 (14.90%) Brocade
18 37 (14.51%) Security Cleared
18 37 (14.51%) Sun
18 37 (14.51%) SQL Server
18 37 (14.51%) Fibre Channel
19 36 (14.12%) MS Exchange

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 36 (14.12%) MS Exchange
2 21 (8.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (7.84%) SharePoint
4 10 (3.92%) Skype for Business
5 9 (3.53%) WordPress
6 7 (2.75%) IIS
7 6 (2.35%) Live Communications Server
8 4 (1.57%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.18%) MQSeries
9 3 (1.18%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.39%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.39%) CloudStack
11 1 (0.39%) nginx
11 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.39%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 23 (9.02%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.71%) MS Visio
3 8 (3.14%) PaintShop Pro
4 6 (2.35%) MS Office
5 4 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.39%) MS Project
6 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.35%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.96%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (1.57%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (1.18%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (1.18%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.78%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.35%) Office 365
3 4 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.18%) Yammer
5 2 (0.78%) SaaS
6 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 64 (25.10%) SAN
2 44 (17.25%) Firewall
3 37 (14.51%) Fibre Channel
4 33 (12.94%) WAN
5 32 (12.55%) DNS
6 27 (10.59%) LAN
7 23 (9.02%) TCP/IP
8 18 (7.06%) LDAP
9 14 (5.49%) SSL
10 13 (5.10%) VPN
11 11 (4.31%) DHCP
11 11 (4.31%) NAS
12 10 (3.92%) Intranet
12 10 (3.92%) Skype
13 8 (3.14%) VoIP
14 7 (2.75%) Internet
14 7 (2.75%) IPsec
14 7 (2.75%) Network Security
15 5 (1.96%) MPLS
15 5 (1.96%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (14.51%) SQL Server
2 24 (9.41%) MySQL
3 22 (8.63%) VLDB
4 18 (7.06%) OLTP
5 9 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (3.14%) Oracle Database
6 8 (3.14%) Relational Database
6 8 (3.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (3.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (2.75%) Oracle Database 12c
7 7 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (2.35%) DB2
8 6 (2.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 6 (2.35%) NoSQL
8 6 (2.35%) Oracle Exadata
8 6 (2.35%) RDBMS
8 6 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.57%) DB2 UDB
9 4 (1.57%) Sybase IQ
10 3 (1.18%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 4 (1.57%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.18%) Ant
2 3 (1.18%) Maven
2 3 (1.18%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.18%) XMLSpy
3 2 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.39%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.39%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.39%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.39%) WatiN
General
1 57 (22.35%) Finance
2 12 (4.71%) Banking
3 8 (3.14%) Retail
4 6 (2.35%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.96%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.78%) Billing
6 2 (0.78%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.78%) Publishing
7 1 (0.39%) Advertising
7 1 (0.39%) Automotive
7 1 (0.39%) Back Office
7 1 (0.39%) Legal
7 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 62 (24.31%) Administrator
2 47 (18.43%) Analyst
3 36 (14.12%) Unix Administrator
4 27 (10.59%) DBA
5 21 (8.24%) Support Engineer
6 18 (7.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 18 (7.06%) Architect
7 17 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
7 17 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 15 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
8 15 (5.88%) SQL DBA
8 15 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
9 13 (5.10%) Solaris Administrator
10 12 (4.71%) Security Analyst
10 12 (4.71%) Support Analyst
10 12 (4.71%) Systems Support Engineer
11 11 (4.31%) Consultant
12 10 (3.92%) Infrastructure Architect
13 9 (3.53%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.75%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 7 (2.75%) Web Services
2 6 (2.35%) Middleware
3 5 (1.96%) .NET
3 5 (1.96%) SOAP
4 4 (1.57%) REST
4 4 (1.57%) RESTful
5 3 (1.18%) IBM Integration Bus
5 3 (1.18%) JMS
5 3 (1.18%) JSON
5 3 (1.18%) SAP Basis
5 3 (1.18%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (1.18%) WSDL
5 3 (1.18%) XML
5 3 (1.18%) XSD
5 3 (1.18%) XSL
5 3 (1.18%) XSLT
6 2 (0.78%) EDI
6 2 (0.78%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.39%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 35 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
1 35 (13.73%) Data Centre
2 34 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 32 (12.55%) Computer Science
4 26 (10.20%) Replication
5 20 (7.84%) Clustering
5 20 (7.84%) EMC VMAX
6 9 (3.53%) Statistics
7 8 (3.14%) HACMP
8 6 (2.35%) EMC VNX
8 6 (2.35%) Enterprise Storage
8 6 (2.35%) RSA SecurID
9 5 (1.96%) FMCG
10 4 (1.57%) Mainframe
11 3 (1.18%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.18%) DataPower
11 3 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (1.18%) LPAR
11 3 (1.18%) VCE vBlock
12 2 (0.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 93 (36.47%) Windows
2 84 (32.94%) Linux
3 67 (26.27%) Unix
4 57 (22.35%) Windows Server
5 48 (18.82%) Solaris
6 39 (15.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (7.06%) AIX
8 18 (7.06%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (3.53%) Windows 7
11 5 (1.96%) VMS
11 5 (1.96%) zOS
12 3 (1.18%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.78%) Data ONTAP
13 2 (0.78%) Debian
13 2 (0.78%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.78%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.39%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (24.71%) High Availability
1 63 (24.71%) ITIL
2 47 (18.43%) Migration
3 42 (16.47%) Business Continuity
4 27 (10.59%) Performance Tuning
5 26 (10.20%) Change Management
5 26 (10.20%) Project Management
6 23 (9.02%) Information Security
7 21 (8.24%) Problem Management
8 20 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (7.45%) Incident Management
10 16 (6.27%) Data Migration
11 14 (5.49%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (5.10%) Capacity Management
12 13 (5.10%) Change Control
12 13 (5.10%) SDLC
12 13 (5.10%) Service Delivery
13 12 (4.71%) Configuration Management
13 12 (4.71%) Kalman Filter
14 11 (4.31%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (18.43%) SQL
2 16 (6.27%) Perl
2 16 (6.27%) Shell Script
3 13 (5.10%) PowerShell
4 12 (4.71%) Java
5 9 (3.53%) Python
6 6 (2.35%) T-SQL
7 5 (1.96%) C#
8 4 (1.57%) AWK
8 4 (1.57%) Korn
8 4 (1.57%) sed
9 3 (1.18%) ABAP
9 3 (1.18%) VB
10 2 (0.78%) C
10 2 (0.78%) VBScript
11 1 (0.39%) COBOL
11 1 (0.39%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.39%) PHP
11 1 (0.39%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 37 (14.51%) Security Cleared
2 28 (10.98%) SC Cleared
3 23 (9.02%) Degree
4 13 (5.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (3.53%) DV Cleared
6 6 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.96%) CCNA
7 5 (1.96%) ISTQB
7 5 (1.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (1.57%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (1.57%) DBS Check
8 4 (1.57%) MCSE
9 3 (1.18%) ISEB
9 3 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.78%) CCNP
10 2 (0.78%) OCP
10 2 (0.78%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.78%) RHCE
10 2 (0.78%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.80%) SLA
2 7 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.96%) ISO22301
3 5 (1.96%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.18%) COBIT
4 3 (1.18%) QA
5 1 (0.39%) BS7799
5 1 (0.39%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 61 (23.92%) Active Directory
2 42 (16.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (15.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 20 (7.84%) GlusterFS
5 17 (6.67%) Hyper-V
6 16 (6.27%) VMware ESX
7 10 (3.92%) NFS
7 10 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (3.14%) XenApp
9 7 (2.75%) vSphere
10 5 (1.96%) Firmware
11 4 (1.57%) ISA Server
11 4 (1.57%) RHEV
11 4 (1.57%) Veritas File System
11 4 (1.57%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (1.18%) Oracle Clusterware
12 3 (1.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 2 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.78%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.78%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 42 (16.47%) NetBackup
2 33 (12.94%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 27 (10.59%) Oracle ZFS
4 21 (8.24%) Red Hat Satellite
5 14 (5.49%) Puppet
6 12 (4.71%) SCCM
7 9 (3.53%) EMC NetWorker
8 8 (3.14%) Data Guard
8 8 (3.14%) Microsoft Clustering
9 7 (2.75%) Nagios
9 7 (2.75%) SCOM
9 7 (2.75%) WSUS
10 4 (1.57%) Failover Clustering
10 4 (1.57%) Foglight
10 4 (1.57%) HP Data Protector
10 4 (1.57%) Legato
11 3 (1.18%) MOM
11 3 (1.18%) Oracle RMAN
12 2 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
12 2 (0.78%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 67 (26.27%) Oracle
2 58 (22.75%) VMware
3 50 (19.61%) Veritas
4 47 (18.43%) Microsoft
5 43 (16.86%) EMC
6 41 (16.08%) Red Hat
7 38 (14.90%) Brocade
8 37 (14.51%) Sun
9 33 (12.94%) StorageTek
10 32 (12.55%) HP
11 27 (10.59%) Cisco
12 23 (9.02%) IBM
13 20 (7.84%) Citrix
14 18 (7.06%) CheckPoint
15 15 (5.88%) NetApp
16 14 (5.49%) Juniper
17 11 (4.31%) Blue Coat
17 11 (4.31%) Intel Security
17 11 (4.31%) Remedy
18 10 (3.92%) Symantec
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