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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 177 159 180
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +21
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 82 112 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.93% 1.17% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 1.47% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 58 37
Median daily rate £410 £340 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.58% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £290 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £443 £527
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £413
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £43.28 £15.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+188.53% -31.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £20.75 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+73.49% +45.61%
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
7189 7638 7042
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.48% 79.94% 76.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 4354 4594 3872
Median daily rate £423 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 244 254
Median hourly rate £40.00 £24.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.82 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -14 23 £409 +31.93% 6
Berkshire +1 13 £450 +32.35% 2
Hampshire -8 12 £450 +12.50% 7
West Sussex +5 11 £365 - 8
Oxfordshire +2 8 £438 +34.61%
Buckinghamshire -5 6 £400 +2.82% 1
East Sussex +7 4 £488 +44.44%
Kent +10 3 £445 +6.26% 2
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 80 (35.09%) Windows
2 69 (30.26%) Linux
3 67 (29.39%) ITIL
4 61 (26.75%) Oracle
5 59 (25.88%) Active Directory
6 58 (25.44%) High Availability
7 55 (24.12%) SAN
8 53 (23.25%) Microsoft
8 53 (23.25%) Unix
9 52 (22.81%) VMware
10 51 (22.37%) SQL
10 51 (22.37%) Windows Server
11 41 (17.98%) Finance
12 40 (17.54%) Solaris
13 39 (17.11%) SQL Server
14 38 (16.67%) Firewall
15 37 (16.23%) NetBackup
16 36 (15.79%) Migration
17 35 (15.35%) MS Exchange
17 35 (15.35%) Veritas
18 33 (14.47%) Red Hat
18 33 (14.47%) Business Continuity
19 32 (14.04%) EMC
19 32 (14.04%) DNS
19 32 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
20 30 (13.16%) Brocade
20 30 (13.16%) Project Management
21 29 (12.72%) WAN
21 29 (12.72%) Fibre Channel
21 29 (12.72%) Performance Tuning

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 35 (15.35%) MS Exchange
2 21 (9.21%) SharePoint
3 20 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (4.82%) Skype for Business
5 9 (3.95%) WordPress
6 7 (3.07%) IIS
7 6 (2.63%) Live Communications Server
8 4 (1.75%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.32%) MQSeries
9 3 (1.32%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.88%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.44%) Jetty
11 1 (0.44%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.44%) nginx
11 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 26 (11.40%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.39%) MS Visio
3 8 (3.51%) MS Office
4 6 (2.63%) PaintShop Pro
5 3 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.44%) MS Project
6 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.75%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (1.32%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.32%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.32%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.88%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.51%) Office 365
3 4 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.75%) Yammer
4 2 (0.88%) SaaS
5 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.44%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.44%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 55 (24.12%) SAN
2 38 (16.67%) Firewall
3 32 (14.04%) DNS
4 29 (12.72%) Fibre Channel
4 29 (12.72%) WAN
5 24 (10.53%) LAN
6 22 (9.65%) TCP/IP
7 14 (6.14%) SSL
8 12 (5.26%) DHCP
8 12 (5.26%) LDAP
9 11 (4.82%) IPsec
9 11 (4.82%) Skype
9 11 (4.82%) VPN
10 10 (4.39%) NAS
11 9 (3.95%) Intranet
12 8 (3.51%) Internet
13 6 (2.63%) FTP
13 6 (2.63%) Network Security
13 6 (2.63%) SSH
13 6 (2.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (17.11%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.33%) MySQL
3 18 (7.89%) VLDB
4 15 (6.58%) OLTP
5 9 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (3.51%) Oracle Database
6 8 (3.51%) Relational Database
6 8 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (3.07%) Oracle Database 12c
7 7 (3.07%) Oracle Exadata
8 6 (2.63%) DB2
8 6 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 6 (2.63%) RDBMS
8 6 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.75%) DB2 UDB
9 4 (1.75%) Sybase IQ
10 3 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.32%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 3 (1.32%) Visual Studio
1 3 (1.32%) XMLSpy
2 2 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.44%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.44%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.44%) WatiN
General
1 41 (17.98%) Finance
2 12 (5.26%) Banking
3 7 (3.07%) Retail
4 5 (2.19%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.75%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.32%) Billing
7 2 (0.88%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.88%) Publishing
8 1 (0.44%) Advertising
8 1 (0.44%) Automotive
8 1 (0.44%) Legal
8 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 52 (22.81%) Administrator
2 47 (20.61%) Analyst
3 30 (13.16%) Unix Administrator
4 26 (11.40%) DBA
5 19 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 19 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 16 (7.02%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 16 (7.02%) 3rd Line Support
6 16 (7.02%) Architect
6 16 (7.02%) Support Analyst
7 15 (6.58%) SQL DBA
7 15 (6.58%) Systems Administrator
8 14 (6.14%) Systems Support Engineer
9 13 (5.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 11 (4.82%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
10 11 (4.82%) Consultant
10 11 (4.82%) Solaris Administrator
10 11 (4.82%) Systems Analyst
11 10 (4.39%) Network Engineer
11 10 (4.39%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.07%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 6 (2.63%) .NET
2 6 (2.63%) Middleware
3 5 (2.19%) SOAP
4 4 (1.75%) REST
5 3 (1.32%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.32%) 802.1X
5 3 (1.32%) IBM Integration Bus
5 3 (1.32%) JMS
5 3 (1.32%) JSON
5 3 (1.32%) SAP Basis
5 3 (1.32%) Web Services
5 3 (1.32%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (1.32%) WSDL
5 3 (1.32%) XML
5 3 (1.32%) XSD
5 3 (1.32%) XSL
5 3 (1.32%) XSLT
6 2 (0.88%) EDI
7 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.84%) Data Centre
2 24 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 23 (10.09%) Management Information System
3 23 (10.09%) Replication
4 21 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (7.02%) EMC VMAX
6 13 (5.70%) Clustering
7 9 (3.95%) Statistics
8 7 (3.07%) EMC VNX
8 7 (3.07%) RSA SecurID
9 5 (2.19%) FMCG
10 4 (1.75%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.75%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.75%) VCE vBlock
11 3 (1.32%) Blackberry
11 3 (1.32%) DataPower
11 3 (1.32%) Driving Licence
11 3 (1.32%) Enterprise Storage
11 3 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (0.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 80 (35.09%) Windows
2 69 (30.26%) Linux
3 53 (23.25%) Unix
4 51 (22.37%) Windows Server
5 40 (17.54%) Solaris
6 27 (11.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (4.82%) AIX
9 11 (4.82%) Windows 7
10 10 (4.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (2.19%) zOS
12 3 (1.32%) VMS
13 2 (0.88%) Data ONTAP
13 2 (0.88%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.88%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.44%) CentOS
14 1 (0.44%) Debian
14 1 (0.44%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.44%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (29.39%) ITIL
2 58 (25.44%) High Availability
3 36 (15.79%) Migration
4 33 (14.47%) Business Continuity
5 30 (13.16%) Project Management
6 29 (12.72%) Performance Tuning
7 24 (10.53%) Change Management
7 24 (10.53%) Problem Management
8 17 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (6.58%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (6.58%) Incident Management
10 14 (6.14%) Change Control
10 14 (6.14%) Information Security
10 14 (6.14%) Service Delivery
10 14 (6.14%) Service Management
11 12 (5.26%) ITSM
12 11 (4.82%) SDLC
13 10 (4.39%) Capacity Management
13 10 (4.39%) Patch Management
14 9 (3.95%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (22.37%) SQL
2 12 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 10 (4.39%) Shell Script
4 8 (3.51%) Java
4 8 (3.51%) Perl
5 6 (2.63%) T-SQL
6 5 (2.19%) C#
6 5 (2.19%) Python
7 4 (1.75%) Korn
8 3 (1.32%) ABAP
8 3 (1.32%) VB
8 3 (1.32%) VBScript
9 2 (0.88%) C
10 1 (0.44%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.44%) PHP
10 1 (0.44%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (12.28%) Security Cleared
2 24 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 21 (9.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (8.33%) Degree
5 9 (3.95%) MCSE
6 7 (3.07%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (2.63%) DV Cleared
8 5 (2.19%) CCNA
8 5 (2.19%) ISTQB
8 5 (2.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (2.19%) MCP
9 4 (1.75%) CCNP
10 3 (1.32%) DBS Check
10 3 (1.32%) ISEB
10 3 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.88%) MCTS
11 2 (0.88%) RHCSA
11 2 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (10.53%) SLA
2 7 (3.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.19%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.75%) ISO22301
5 3 (1.32%) COBIT
5 3 (1.32%) QA
6 2 (0.88%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.44%) BS7799
7 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.44%) RMADS
System Software
1 59 (25.88%) Active Directory
2 32 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (11.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 16 (7.02%) GlusterFS
4 16 (7.02%) Hyper-V
5 14 (6.14%) VMware ESX
6 9 (3.95%) Firmware
6 9 (3.95%) vSphere
6 9 (3.95%) XenApp
7 8 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (3.07%) NFS
9 4 (1.75%) ISA Server
9 4 (1.75%) RHEV
10 3 (1.32%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 1 (0.44%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.44%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 37 (16.23%) NetBackup
2 26 (11.40%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 22 (9.65%) Oracle ZFS
4 17 (7.46%) Red Hat Satellite
5 16 (7.02%) SCCM
6 13 (5.70%) SCOM
7 10 (4.39%) Puppet
8 8 (3.51%) Data Guard
9 7 (3.07%) Nagios
10 6 (2.63%) EMC NetWorker
10 6 (2.63%) Microsoft Clustering
11 5 (2.19%) WSUS
12 4 (1.75%) Failover Clustering
12 4 (1.75%) Foglight
12 4 (1.75%) HP Data Protector
12 4 (1.75%) Legato
13 3 (1.32%) MOM
13 3 (1.32%) Oracle RMAN
14 2 (0.88%) Norton AntiVirus
14 2 (0.88%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 61 (26.75%) Oracle
2 53 (23.25%) Microsoft
3 52 (22.81%) VMware
4 35 (15.35%) Veritas
5 33 (14.47%) Red Hat
6 32 (14.04%) EMC
7 30 (13.16%) Brocade
8 28 (12.28%) Sun
9 27 (11.84%) Cisco
10 26 (11.40%) HP
11 25 (10.96%) StorageTek
12 21 (9.21%) Citrix
13 18 (7.89%) NetApp
14 17 (7.46%) CheckPoint
15 13 (5.70%) Juniper
16 12 (5.26%) IBM
17 11 (4.82%) Blue Coat
18 10 (4.39%) Remedy
19 8 (3.51%) Palo Alto
20 7 (3.07%) Sybase
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