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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 193 123 157
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +34
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 59 153 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.70% 1.57% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 1.97% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 77 58
Median daily rate £406 £350 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% -26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £290 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £450 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £43.28 £21.75 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.98% -56.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £21.80
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -12.84%
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
6857 7778 6987
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.53% 79.74% 76.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4202 4780 3892
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 264 269
Median hourly rate £38.50 £37.09 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.80% +69.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.41 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 September 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 September 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
Hampshire +8 13 £338 +8.87% 7
Berkshire -5 12 £465 +8.13% 5
Surrey -31 12 £470 +34.28% 3
Buckinghamshire -5 7 £371 -7.18% 3
Oxfordshire -17 5 £250 -23.07% 1
West Sussex 0 3 £425 +26.86% 2
Middlesex +2 2 £413 -5.71%
East Sussex +1 2 £425 +37.09%
Kent - 1 £425 - 2
Home Counties - 1 £440 -
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 45 (29.22%) Windows
2 41 (26.62%) Linux
2 41 (26.62%) High Availability
3 39 (25.32%) Microsoft
4 37 (24.03%) ITIL
5 36 (23.38%) SAN
6 34 (22.08%) Oracle
7 33 (21.43%) VMware
8 32 (20.78%) Active Directory
9 31 (20.13%) SQL
10 29 (18.83%) SQL Server
10 29 (18.83%) Unix
10 29 (18.83%) Windows Server
11 27 (17.53%) Business Continuity
12 26 (16.88%) Migration
12 26 (16.88%) Data Centre
13 24 (15.58%) Firewall
14 23 (14.94%) NetBackup
15 22 (14.29%) Finance
15 22 (14.29%) Project Management
15 22 (14.29%) Solaris
16 21 (13.64%) WAN
16 21 (13.64%) Veritas
17 20 (12.99%) Cisco
17 20 (12.99%) Fibre Channel
17 20 (12.99%) Performance Tuning
18 19 (12.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
18 19 (12.34%) Brocade
18 19 (12.34%) Agile Software Development
19 18 (11.69%) HP

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 12 (7.79%) MS Exchange
1 12 (7.79%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.90%) Skype for Business
3 4 (2.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.60%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (1.95%) MQSeries
5 2 (1.30%) Apache
5 2 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.30%) IIS
5 2 (1.30%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.65%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.65%) CloudStack
6 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.65%) JBoss
6 1 (0.65%) Jetty
6 1 (0.65%) nginx
6 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.65%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.95%) MS Office
3 2 (1.30%) MS Project
3 2 (1.30%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.95%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.49%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.25%) Office 365
4 4 (2.60%) Yammer
5 3 (1.95%) HP Helion
6 2 (1.30%) SaaS
7 1 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.65%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.65%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 36 (23.38%) SAN
2 24 (15.58%) Firewall
3 21 (13.64%) WAN
4 20 (12.99%) Fibre Channel
5 18 (11.69%) LAN
6 11 (7.14%) DNS
7 9 (5.84%) LDAP
7 9 (5.84%) Network Security
8 8 (5.19%) NAS
8 8 (5.19%) TCP/IP
8 8 (5.19%) VPN
9 7 (4.55%) IPsec
9 7 (4.55%) SSL
9 7 (4.55%) VoIP
10 6 (3.90%) FTP
11 5 (3.25%) Internet
12 4 (2.60%) DHCP
12 4 (2.60%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 4 (2.60%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 4 (2.60%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (18.83%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.44%) MySQL
3 12 (7.79%) OLTP
3 12 (7.79%) VLDB
4 6 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.60%) Oracle Exadata
5 4 (2.60%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.95%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (1.95%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.95%) SAP HANA
6 3 (1.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.95%) Sybase ASE
7 2 (1.30%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.30%) DB2
7 2 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.30%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 6 (3.90%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.60%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.60%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.95%) JIRA
3 3 (1.95%) XMLSpy
4 2 (1.30%) MSBuild
4 2 (1.30%) NuGet
4 2 (1.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (1.30%) Subversion
4 2 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.30%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.30%) WinDbg
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
General
1 22 (14.29%) Finance
2 6 (3.90%) Billing
3 5 (3.25%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.60%) Retail
5 3 (1.95%) Banking
6 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.65%) Legal
6 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.65%) Marketing
6 1 (0.65%) Publishing
6 1 (0.65%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 31 (20.13%) Administrator
2 28 (18.18%) Analyst
3 18 (11.69%) Unix Administrator
4 15 (9.74%) Architect
5 13 (8.44%) DBA
5 13 (8.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (7.14%) Support Analyst
7 10 (6.49%) Consultant
7 10 (6.49%) Network Engineer
7 10 (6.49%) Solaris Administrator
7 10 (6.49%) SQL DBA
8 9 (5.84%) 3rd Line Support
8 9 (5.84%) Disaster Recovery Manager
9 8 (5.19%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 6 (3.90%) Developer
11 6 (3.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 6 (3.90%) Infrastructure Architect
11 6 (3.90%) Infrastructure Manager
11 6 (3.90%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.84%) Middleware
2 7 (4.55%) REST
3 6 (3.90%) .NET
3 6 (3.90%) WSDL
4 5 (3.25%) SOAP
5 3 (1.95%) IBM Integration Bus
5 3 (1.95%) JMS
5 3 (1.95%) JSON
5 3 (1.95%) SAP Basis
5 3 (1.95%) Web Services
5 3 (1.95%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (1.95%) XML
5 3 (1.95%) XSD
5 3 (1.95%) XSL
5 3 (1.95%) XSLT
6 2 (1.30%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.30%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (0.65%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.65%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.88%) Data Centre
2 15 (9.74%) Management Information System
3 14 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (8.44%) Computer Science
5 9 (5.84%) Replication
6 8 (5.19%) EMC VMAX
7 6 (3.90%) AS400
7 6 (3.90%) iSeries
7 6 (3.90%) Statistics
8 5 (3.25%) Clustering
8 5 (3.25%) EMC VNX
9 4 (2.60%) FMCG
9 4 (2.60%) Public Cloud
9 4 (2.60%) RSA SecurID
9 4 (2.60%) VCE vBlock
10 3 (1.95%) Blackberry
10 3 (1.95%) DataPower
10 3 (1.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 3 (1.95%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (1.95%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 45 (29.22%) Windows
2 41 (26.62%) Linux
3 29 (18.83%) Unix
3 29 (18.83%) Windows Server
4 22 (14.29%) Solaris
5 14 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (7.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (5.84%) Windows 7
8 8 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (4.55%) AIX
10 6 (3.90%) OS/400
10 6 (3.90%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (1.95%) VMS
11 3 (1.95%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.30%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (1.30%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.30%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.65%) CentOS
13 1 (0.65%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.65%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (26.62%) High Availability
2 37 (24.03%) ITIL
3 27 (17.53%) Business Continuity
4 26 (16.88%) Migration
5 22 (14.29%) Project Management
6 20 (12.99%) Performance Tuning
7 19 (12.34%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (8.44%) Change Management
8 13 (8.44%) Problem Management
9 11 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (6.49%) Configuration Management
10 10 (6.49%) Incident Management
10 10 (6.49%) Service Delivery
11 9 (5.84%) BCP
11 9 (5.84%) ITSM
11 9 (5.84%) SOA
12 8 (5.19%) Asset Management
12 8 (5.19%) Capacity Planning
12 8 (5.19%) Service Management
12 8 (5.19%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 31 (20.13%) SQL
2 13 (8.44%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.90%) C#
3 6 (3.90%) Java
3 6 (3.90%) T-SQL
4 5 (3.25%) Python
5 3 (1.95%) ABAP
5 3 (1.95%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.95%) Perl
5 3 (1.95%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.30%) C++
6 2 (1.30%) C++/CLI
6 2 (1.30%) VB
6 2 (1.30%) VBScript
7 1 (0.65%) C
7 1 (0.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 13 (8.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (5.84%) Degree
3 9 (5.84%) SC Cleared
4 8 (5.19%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (4.55%) MCP
5 7 (4.55%) MCSE
6 5 (3.25%) CCNP
6 5 (3.25%) DV Cleared
7 4 (2.60%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (1.95%) CCNA
8 3 (1.95%) ISEB
8 3 (1.95%) ISTQB
8 3 (1.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.30%) CCIE
9 2 (1.30%) MCITP
9 2 (1.30%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.65%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.69%) SLA
2 6 (3.90%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.60%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (2.60%) ISO22301
4 3 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.30%) COBIT
6 1 (0.65%) BS7799
6 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.65%) RMADS
System Software
1 32 (20.78%) Active Directory
2 19 (12.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 18 (11.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (9.09%) Hyper-V
5 8 (5.19%) GlusterFS
5 8 (5.19%) XenApp
6 7 (4.55%) vSphere
7 6 (3.90%) Firmware
7 6 (3.90%) VMware ESX
8 5 (3.25%) NFS
9 3 (1.95%) ISA Server
9 3 (1.95%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (1.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 2 (1.30%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.65%) Dovecot
11 1 (0.65%) OpenSSH
11 1 (0.65%) Postfix
11 1 (0.65%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 23 (14.94%) NetBackup
2 17 (11.04%) SCOM
2 17 (11.04%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 16 (10.39%) SCCM
4 15 (9.74%) Oracle ZFS
5 9 (5.84%) Red Hat Satellite
6 7 (4.55%) Puppet
7 5 (3.25%) EMC NetWorker
7 5 (3.25%) Microsoft Clustering
7 5 (3.25%) Nagios
8 4 (2.60%) WSUS
9 3 (1.95%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 3 (1.95%) MOM
9 3 (1.95%) Unicenter
10 2 (1.30%) Backup Exec
10 2 (1.30%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (1.30%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (1.30%) NetApp OnCommand
10 2 (1.30%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (1.30%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 39 (25.32%) Microsoft
2 34 (22.08%) Oracle
3 33 (21.43%) VMware
4 21 (13.64%) Veritas
5 20 (12.99%) Cisco
6 19 (12.34%) Brocade
7 18 (11.69%) HP
8 17 (11.04%) EMC
8 17 (11.04%) StorageTek
8 17 (11.04%) Sun
9 16 (10.39%) Red Hat
10 15 (9.74%) Citrix
11 12 (7.79%) CheckPoint
12 8 (5.19%) F5
12 8 (5.19%) Juniper
13 7 (4.55%) NetApp
14 6 (3.90%) IBM
14 6 (3.90%) Remedy
15 5 (3.25%) Blue Coat
15 5 (3.25%) Palo Alto
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