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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 127 132 139
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 131 105 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.43% 1.25% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 1.73% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 51 31
Average daily rate
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£444 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.93% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £262 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £367
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 12
Average hourly rate £37.50 £17.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -33.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.10 £17.50 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £17.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £16.25 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+18.46% -38.67%
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
6866 6076 5403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 74.87% 72.14% 70.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3791 3186 2665
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 256 335
Average hourly rate £25.00 £21.25 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -21.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.90 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £54.50 £44.14
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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 29 January 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
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 29 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 January 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
Berkshire +3 32 £500 +5.26% 4
Buckinghamshire +7 31 £275 -21.42% 5
Oxfordshire +1 21 £450 - 1
Hampshire -33 18 £470 +30.55% 5
Surrey +2 16 £475 -8.65% 8
East Sussex - 7 £350 -
Kent -9 3 £250 -16.66% 3
West Sussex - 2 £375 - 1
Sussex - 1 £400 -
Middlesex - - - -
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 107 (43.15%) Windows
2 94 (37.90%) Active Directory
3 86 (34.68%) Microsoft
4 71 (28.63%) Clustering
5 69 (27.82%) VMware
6 64 (25.81%) SQL
7 54 (21.77%) ITIL
7 54 (21.77%) VMware Infrastructure
8 49 (19.76%) SAN
9 47 (18.95%) Finance
10 45 (18.15%) Windows Server 2008
11 41 (16.53%) Migration
12 39 (15.73%) MS Excel
13 38 (15.32%) UNIX
13 38 (15.32%) Business Continuity
13 38 (15.32%) Security Cleared
14 36 (14.52%) Hyper-V
14 36 (14.52%) SharePoint
14 36 (14.52%) BizTalk Server
14 36 (14.52%) DNS
15 34 (13.71%) Microsoft Certification
15 34 (13.71%) CRM
15 34 (13.71%) SC Cleared
16 33 (13.31%) Exchange Server 2013
17 32 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
17 32 (12.90%) Lync
18 31 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
18 31 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
19 30 (12.10%) Oracle
20 29 (11.69%) Citrix

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 36 (14.52%) SharePoint
1 36 (14.52%) BizTalk Server
2 33 (13.31%) Exchange Server 2013
3 32 (12.90%) Lync
4 29 (11.69%) SharePoint 2013
5 27 (10.89%) SharePoint 2010
5 27 (10.89%) IIS
6 26 (10.48%) MS Exchange
7 9 (3.63%) WebLogic
8 7 (2.82%) GroupWise
8 7 (2.82%) IBM Notes
8 7 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (2.42%) Oracle 10gAS
10 5 (2.02%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
12 3 (1.21%) Live Communications Server
12 3 (1.21%) Office Communications Server
13 2 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.81%) JBoss
Applications
1 39 (15.73%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.02%) MS Office
3 3 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.21%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.81%) MS Project
4 2 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 31 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (10.48%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (4.03%) Oracle Applications
3 10 (4.03%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (3.63%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.81%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.40%) Academy Housing
6 1 (0.40%) arcHouse
6 1 (0.40%) assyst
6 1 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 26 (10.48%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (2.82%) SaaS
2 7 (2.82%) Office 365
3 3 (1.21%) PaaS
3 3 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (19.76%) SAN
2 36 (14.52%) DNS
3 25 (10.08%) Firewall
4 17 (6.85%) DHCP
5 16 (6.45%) LAN
6 14 (5.65%) NAS
7 13 (5.24%) SMTP
7 13 (5.24%) LDAP
8 12 (4.84%) TCP/IP
9 11 (4.44%) WAN
10 8 (3.23%) IMAP
10 8 (3.23%) POP3
11 4 (1.61%) Internet
11 4 (1.61%) Broadband
11 4 (1.61%) GSM
12 3 (1.21%) RTP
12 3 (1.21%) PBX
12 3 (1.21%) PSTN
12 3 (1.21%) DMZ
12 3 (1.21%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (10.08%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (4.44%) Oracle Database
4 8 (3.23%) OLTP
5 7 (2.82%) DB2
6 6 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (2.42%) Oracle Discoverer
7 5 (2.02%) MySQL
7 5 (2.02%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (2.02%) SAP BW
7 5 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (2.02%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (2.02%) SAP HANA
7 5 (2.02%) SAP Data Services
8 4 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.61%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.81%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.81%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.40%) Subversion
2 1 (0.40%) JIRA
2 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.40%) Hudson
2 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.40%) GitLab
General
1 47 (18.95%) Finance
2 17 (6.85%) Telecoms
3 12 (4.84%) Banking
4 6 (2.42%) Retail
5 5 (2.02%) Legal
6 2 (0.81%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.81%) Automotive
7 1 (0.40%) Electronics
7 1 (0.40%) Billing
7 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.40%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (20.97%) Architect
2 34 (13.71%) Technical Architect
3 26 (10.48%) Project Manager
4 24 (9.68%) Consultant
5 23 (9.27%) Analyst
6 22 (8.87%) DBA
7 21 (8.47%) Administrator
8 14 (5.65%) Infrastructure Architect
9 12 (4.84%) Field Engineer
10 10 (4.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (3.63%) Oracle DBA
11 9 (3.63%) Senior Technical Architect
11 9 (3.63%) Senior Architect
12 8 (3.23%) Windows Administrator
12 8 (3.23%) Support Engineer
12 8 (3.23%) Test Manager
12 8 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
13 7 (2.82%) Infrastructure Manager
13 7 (2.82%) Citrix Consultant
13 7 (2.82%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (10.08%) .NET
2 20 (8.06%) Application Packaging
3 14 (5.65%) Middleware
4 8 (3.23%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (1.61%) .NET Framework
5 4 (1.61%) Flash
6 3 (1.21%) YAML
7 2 (0.81%) Web Services
8 1 (0.40%) WinForms
8 1 (0.40%) CSS
8 1 (0.40%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 71 (28.63%) Clustering
2 21 (8.47%) Replication
3 19 (7.66%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.03%) Mainframe
4 10 (4.03%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.23%) PKI
6 7 (2.82%) User Experience
7 6 (2.42%) Performance Metrics
7 6 (2.42%) Open Source
7 6 (2.42%) Statistics
7 6 (2.42%) HACMP
8 5 (2.02%) Blackberry
8 5 (2.02%) N-Tier
8 5 (2.02%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.61%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.21%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.21%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.21%) Reference Data
10 3 (1.21%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 107 (43.15%) Windows
2 45 (18.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (15.32%) UNIX
4 32 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (8.87%) Linux
7 19 (7.66%) Windows 2000
8 18 (7.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (5.65%) Windows NT
10 13 (5.24%) AIX
10 13 (5.24%) Windows 2000 Server
11 11 (4.44%) Solaris
12 10 (4.03%) Windows 7
13 9 (3.63%) HPUX
14 6 (2.42%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.81%) VMS
16 1 (0.40%) Debian
16 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.40%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (21.77%) ITIL
2 41 (16.53%) Migration
3 38 (15.32%) Business Continuity
4 34 (13.71%) CRM
5 29 (11.69%) Change Management
5 29 (11.69%) Service Management
6 26 (10.48%) Project Management
7 23 (9.27%) SOA
8 17 (6.85%) Service Delivery
9 15 (6.05%) Performance Tuning
10 14 (5.65%) Incident Management
10 14 (5.65%) Enterprise Architecture
11 13 (5.24%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (4.84%) Technical Architecture
12 12 (4.84%) BCP
13 11 (4.44%) Performance Analysis
14 10 (4.03%) Mobile Device Management
14 10 (4.03%) PRINCE2
15 9 (3.63%) Load Balancing
15 9 (3.63%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 64 (25.81%) SQL
2 16 (6.45%) Shell Script
3 12 (4.84%) PowerShell
4 11 (4.44%) Java
5 10 (4.03%) Perl
5 10 (4.03%) PL/SQL
6 6 (2.42%) T-SQL
6 6 (2.42%) Python
7 5 (2.02%) ABAP
7 5 (2.02%) C
8 4 (1.61%) Ruby
8 4 (1.61%) C#
9 3 (1.21%) AWK
9 3 (1.21%) PHP
9 3 (1.21%) Korn
9 3 (1.21%) sed
10 2 (0.81%) REXX
11 1 (0.40%) C++
11 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 38 (15.32%) Security Cleared
2 34 (13.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (13.71%) SC Cleared
3 29 (11.69%) Degree
4 18 (7.26%) MCSE
5 13 (5.24%) MCTS
6 11 (4.44%) MCITP
7 4 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.61%) MCP
8 3 (1.21%) ISEB
8 3 (1.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.21%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.40%) MCSA
9 1 (0.40%) PMP
9 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.40%) CCNA
9 1 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.40%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (11.69%) SLA
2 6 (2.42%) QA
3 4 (1.61%) HL7
3 4 (1.61%) DICOM
4 2 (0.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 94 (37.90%) Active Directory
2 54 (21.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (14.52%) Hyper-V
4 23 (9.27%) VMware ESX
5 12 (4.84%) ISA Server
6 11 (4.44%) Terminal Services
6 11 (4.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 11 (4.44%) XenDesktop
7 10 (4.03%) Oracle RAC
8 8 (3.23%) vSphere
8 8 (3.23%) Oracle RMAN
9 7 (2.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 7 (2.82%) XenApp
10 6 (2.42%) vCloud
11 4 (1.61%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 4 (1.61%) Firmware
12 3 (1.21%) NFS
13 2 (0.81%) GPFS
13 2 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (0.40%) Samba
Systems Management
1 18 (7.26%) SCOM
2 12 (4.84%) BladeLogic
3 11 (4.44%) NetBackup
4 8 (3.23%) ARCserve
4 8 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (2.82%) Backup Exec
5 7 (2.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 7 (2.82%) EMC NetWorker
5 7 (2.82%) XenMobile
5 7 (2.82%) Puppet
6 6 (2.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (2.02%) Tivoli
7 5 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (1.61%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 4 (1.61%) SCCM
9 3 (1.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 3 (1.21%) BMC PATROL
9 3 (1.21%) WSUS
9 3 (1.21%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 2 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 86 (34.68%) Microsoft
2 69 (27.82%) VMware
3 30 (12.10%) Oracle
4 29 (11.69%) Citrix
5 20 (8.06%) HP
6 18 (7.26%) IBM
7 17 (6.85%) EMC
7 17 (6.85%) Intel
8 14 (5.65%) Cisco
9 13 (5.24%) Veritas
10 12 (4.84%) Red Hat
11 11 (4.44%) Symantec
12 10 (4.03%) 3PAR
12 10 (4.03%) McAfee
13 9 (3.63%) SAP
13 9 (3.63%) Lotus
13 9 (3.63%) Brocade
14 8 (3.23%) NetApp
14 8 (3.23%) Sun
15 7 (2.82%) Novell
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
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