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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 159 174 119
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -55
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 103 72 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.13% 0.81% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 1.09% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 40 64
Average daily rate
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£350 £425 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +14.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £344 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £494 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Average hourly rate - £52.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +169.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.25 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.86% +25.71%
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
7041 6630 6053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 77.04% 74.29% 71.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4133 3654 3167
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £243 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 236 254 281
Average hourly rate £22.83 £26.98 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.36% -10.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.41 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 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
Hampshire +5 23 £410 -3.52% 9
Buckinghamshire +13 21 £389 -20.20% 4
Berkshire +8 18 £330 -17.50% 10
Surrey +2 18 £350 -17.64% 7
Oxfordshire -14 9 £288 -32.35% 2
East Sussex -5 8 £325 - 1
Kent -1 5 £419 -11.84% 1
Middlesex +8 1 - -
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 76 (35.19%) Windows
2 57 (26.39%) VMware
3 54 (25.00%) SQL
4 50 (23.15%) Data Centre
5 49 (22.69%) UNIX
5 49 (22.69%) ITIL
5 49 (22.69%) Microsoft
6 46 (21.30%) Active Directory
7 45 (20.83%) Business Continuity
8 40 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
9 39 (18.06%) Finance
10 36 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 35 (16.20%) Oracle
11 35 (16.20%) VMware Infrastructure
12 33 (15.28%) Service Management
13 32 (14.81%) Migration
13 32 (14.81%) Linux
14 30 (13.89%) SLA
14 30 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
15 29 (13.43%) SAN
16 28 (12.96%) Citrix
17 27 (12.50%) Service Delivery
17 27 (12.50%) Change Management
17 27 (12.50%) Security Cleared
18 26 (12.04%) HP
19 25 (11.57%) SC Cleared
20 24 (11.11%) PowerShell
20 24 (11.11%) MS Excel
20 24 (11.11%) Firewall
20 24 (11.11%) Management Information System

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 22 (10.19%) MS Exchange
2 13 (6.02%) IIS
3 9 (4.17%) WebLogic
3 9 (4.17%) Oracle 10gAS
4 6 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (2.31%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.85%) IBM Notes
6 4 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.85%) GroupWise
7 3 (1.39%) Office Communications Server
7 3 (1.39%) Apache
8 2 (0.93%) JBoss
8 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.93%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.93%) MediaWiki
8 2 (0.93%) Confluence
8 2 (0.93%) Lync
9 1 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 24 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.78%) MS Office
3 4 (1.85%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.85%) PaintShop Pro
4 2 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.46%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (5.09%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (5.09%) Oracle Applications
1 11 (5.09%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.39%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.93%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.46%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.70%) Office 365
2 4 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.39%) SaaS
4 2 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (13.43%) SAN
2 24 (11.11%) Firewall
3 22 (10.19%) DNS
4 21 (9.72%) LAN
5 20 (9.26%) WAN
6 13 (6.02%) TCP/IP
7 12 (5.56%) VPN
8 10 (4.63%) Network Security
9 7 (3.24%) DHCP
9 7 (3.24%) LDAP
10 6 (2.78%) VoIP
10 6 (2.78%) SMTP
10 6 (2.78%) iSCSI
11 5 (2.31%) POP3
11 5 (2.31%) NAS
11 5 (2.31%) IMAP
12 3 (1.39%) Broadband
12 3 (1.39%) SSL
12 3 (1.39%) IPsec
12 3 (1.39%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.26%) DB2
3 15 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (6.94%) Oracle Database
4 13 (6.02%) MySQL
5 12 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (5.09%) OLTP
6 11 (5.09%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (4.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (4.17%) DB2 UDB
8 9 (4.17%) Relational Database
8 9 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (4.17%) Oracle Discoverer
9 5 (2.31%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (2.31%) SAP BW
9 5 (2.31%) SAP Data Services
9 5 (2.31%) SAP HANA
9 5 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (2.31%) SSDT
10 3 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (4.17%) Subversion
2 7 (3.24%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.31%) WinDbg
3 5 (2.31%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.31%) TeamCity
3 5 (2.31%) MSBuild
3 5 (2.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (1.85%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.93%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.93%) Hudson
5 2 (0.93%) JIRA
5 2 (0.93%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 39 (18.06%) Finance
2 14 (6.48%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.70%) Banking
4 7 (3.24%) Retail
5 4 (1.85%) Spanish Language
5 4 (1.85%) Legal
6 3 (1.39%) Automotive
7 2 (0.93%) Billing
7 2 (0.93%) Local Government
7 2 (0.93%) Marketing
7 2 (0.93%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.46%) Games
8 1 (0.46%) Back Office
8 1 (0.46%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 37 (17.13%) DBA
2 24 (11.11%) Architect
2 24 (11.11%) Administrator
3 20 (9.26%) Consultant
4 18 (8.33%) Analyst
5 13 (6.02%) SQL DBA
6 12 (5.56%) Service Manager
7 11 (5.09%) Project Manager
8 8 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
8 8 (3.70%) Linux Administrator
8 8 (3.70%) DB2 DBA
9 7 (3.24%) Incident Manager
9 7 (3.24%) Technical Architect
9 7 (3.24%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (2.78%) Support Engineer
10 6 (2.78%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (2.78%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 6 (2.78%) Test Analyst
10 6 (2.78%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.87%) Middleware
2 9 (4.17%) .NET
2 9 (4.17%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (1.85%) SOAP
3 4 (1.85%) XML
4 2 (0.93%) XSD
4 2 (0.93%) CSS
4 2 (0.93%) HTML
4 2 (0.93%) WCF
5 1 (0.46%) Web Services
5 1 (0.46%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 50 (23.15%) Data Centre
2 24 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 24 (11.11%) Clustering
3 18 (8.33%) Replication
4 12 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.17%) HACMP
6 8 (3.70%) User Experience
7 7 (3.24%) Statistics
8 6 (2.78%) N-Tier
8 6 (2.78%) HP Storage
8 6 (2.78%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.39%) LPAR
9 3 (1.39%) Symmetrix DMX
9 3 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.39%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (1.39%) CLARiiON
9 3 (1.39%) Symmetrix
9 3 (1.39%) EMC Centera
9 3 (1.39%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 76 (35.19%) Windows
2 49 (22.69%) UNIX
3 32 (14.81%) Linux
4 30 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (8.80%) AIX
6 18 (8.33%) Solaris
6 18 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (6.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (6.48%) HPUX
9 13 (6.02%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (3.24%) Windows 2000
10 7 (3.24%) Windows NT
11 6 (2.78%) Windows 7
12 5 (2.31%) Windows 8
13 4 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (1.39%) VMS
15 2 (0.93%) CentOS
15 2 (0.93%) Data ONTAP
16 1 (0.46%) Debian
16 1 (0.46%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (22.69%) ITIL
2 45 (20.83%) Business Continuity
3 40 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
4 33 (15.28%) Service Management
5 32 (14.81%) Migration
6 27 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 27 (12.50%) Change Management
7 23 (10.65%) Incident Management
8 22 (10.19%) Project Management
9 19 (8.80%) Data Migration
9 19 (8.80%) Performance Analysis
10 17 (7.87%) Configuration Management
11 16 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (6.94%) Security Management
12 15 (6.94%) BCP
13 14 (6.48%) Load Balancing
13 14 (6.48%) Mobile Device Management
14 13 (6.02%) Performance Monitoring
14 13 (6.02%) Business Continuity Planning
14 13 (6.02%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 54 (25.00%) SQL
2 24 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 19 (8.80%) Shell Script
4 16 (7.41%) Perl
5 12 (5.56%) T-SQL
6 11 (5.09%) PL/SQL
7 9 (4.17%) Python
7 9 (4.17%) Java
8 7 (3.24%) C#
9 5 (2.31%) C++
9 5 (2.31%) ABAP
9 5 (2.31%) Bash Shell
9 5 (2.31%) C++/CLI
10 4 (1.85%) C
10 4 (1.85%) VBScript
11 3 (1.39%) sed
11 3 (1.39%) AWK
12 2 (0.93%) Ruby
12 2 (0.93%) REXX
13 1 (0.46%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 25 (11.57%) SC Cleared
3 22 (10.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (8.80%) Degree
5 14 (6.48%) MCTS
6 13 (6.02%) MCITP
7 9 (4.17%) DV Cleared
7 9 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (3.70%) MCSE
9 7 (3.24%) ISTQB
10 6 (2.78%) ISEB
11 4 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (1.39%) MCP
13 2 (0.93%) CCNA
13 2 (0.93%) CISA
13 2 (0.93%) CISM
13 2 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.93%) CISSP
13 2 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (13.89%) SLA
2 13 (6.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.70%) QA
4 2 (0.93%) COBIT
System Software
1 46 (21.30%) Active Directory
2 35 (16.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (6.94%) Hyper-V
3 15 (6.94%) vSphere
4 14 (6.48%) Oracle RAC
5 12 (5.56%) XenDesktop
5 12 (5.56%) VMware ESX
6 11 (5.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 11 (5.09%) XenApp
7 5 (2.31%) Firmware
8 4 (1.85%) NFS
8 4 (1.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 3 (1.39%) Veritas File System
9 3 (1.39%) XenServer
9 3 (1.39%) Samba
9 3 (1.39%) iptables
10 2 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.93%) GPFS
10 2 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.93%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (6.48%) Oracle RMAN
2 12 (5.56%) SCCM
3 10 (4.63%) SCOM
3 10 (4.63%) NetBackup
4 9 (4.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 8 (3.70%) XenMobile
5 8 (3.70%) AirWatch
6 7 (3.24%) Puppet
6 7 (3.24%) Tivoli
7 6 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (1.85%) BMC PATROL
8 4 (1.85%) OpenView
8 4 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (1.39%) HP SIM
9 3 (1.39%) WSUS
10 2 (0.93%) SnapMirror
10 2 (0.93%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (0.93%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.93%) Cacti
Vendors
1 57 (26.39%) VMware
2 49 (22.69%) Microsoft
3 35 (16.20%) Oracle
4 28 (12.96%) Citrix
5 26 (12.04%) HP
6 18 (8.33%) IBM
7 17 (7.87%) Red Hat
8 13 (6.02%) Veritas
9 11 (5.09%) Symantec
9 11 (5.09%) EMC
10 9 (4.17%) 3PAR
11 8 (3.70%) Intel
11 8 (3.70%) SAP
11 8 (3.70%) Cisco
12 7 (3.24%) NetApp
12 7 (3.24%) Remedy
13 6 (2.78%) SolarWinds
14 5 (2.31%) Brocade
14 5 (2.31%) Perforce
14 5 (2.31%) BMC
Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury
Recruitment Genius
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Farnborough
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 25 days ago