The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 115 98 111
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +13
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 27 7 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.85% 0.32% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 0.45% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 10
Average daily rate
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£438 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £188 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £415 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.16% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £10.75 - £22.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 - £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 - £23.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -14.44%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2257 1568 2145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 71.31% 70.98% 68.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1500 1030 1275
Average daily rate £388 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 69 154
Average hourly rate £33.50 £17.23 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.48% -44.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.68 £8.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.10 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the South West region.

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the South West region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the South West region.

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
Bristol - 13 £425 - 2
Wiltshire -8 9 £470 +317.77% 3
Dorset +4 5 £450 +12.50%
Gloucestershire - - - - 2
Somerset - - - - 3
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 37 (66.07%) Windows
2 28 (50.00%) VMware
3 23 (41.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (37.50%) Linux
4 21 (37.50%) WAN
5 20 (35.71%) LAN
6 18 (32.14%) Firewall
6 18 (32.14%) Capacity Planning
7 16 (28.57%) SQL
7 16 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (28.57%) Network Security
7 16 (28.57%) Hudson
7 16 (28.57%) Jenkins
8 15 (26.79%) Apache
8 15 (26.79%) Red Hat
8 15 (26.79%) LAMP
8 15 (26.79%) Samba
8 15 (26.79%) Debian
8 15 (26.79%) Ruby
8 15 (26.79%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (26.79%) Git (software)
8 15 (26.79%) ZABBIX
8 15 (26.79%) nginx
8 15 (26.79%) Bash Shell
8 15 (26.79%) Puppet
8 15 (26.79%) DevOps
9 14 (25.00%) Java
9 14 (25.00%) MySQL
9 14 (25.00%) VPN
9 14 (25.00%) Ubuntu

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 15 (26.79%) nginx
1 15 (26.79%) Apache
2 13 (23.21%) MediaWiki
2 13 (23.21%) Confluence
3 3 (5.36%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.36%) Lync
4 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.79%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.79%) CMS
5 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.79%) MS Project Server
5 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.79%) MS Project
3 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Agresso
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (37.50%) WAN
2 20 (35.71%) LAN
3 18 (32.14%) Firewall
4 16 (28.57%) Network Security
5 14 (25.00%) VPN
6 13 (23.21%) OSPF
6 13 (23.21%) BGP
6 13 (23.21%) EIGRP
6 13 (23.21%) IPsec
6 13 (23.21%) IPv6
6 13 (23.21%) LDAP
7 7 (12.50%) IP Telephony
8 3 (5.36%) SAN
8 3 (5.36%) NAS
9 1 (1.79%) DMZ
9 1 (1.79%) Intranet
9 1 (1.79%) VoIP
9 1 (1.79%) DHCP
9 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.79%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.00%) MySQL
1 14 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 13 (23.21%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.79%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 16 (28.57%) Hudson
1 16 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 15 (26.79%) Git (software)
3 13 (23.21%) Subversion
3 13 (23.21%) JIRA
4 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 7 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (14.29%) Test Manager
1 8 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (14.29%) Administrator
2 6 (10.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 6 (10.71%) Linux Administrator
2 6 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (7.14%) Consultant
3 4 (7.14%) Architect
4 3 (5.36%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (5.36%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
5 2 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery Consultant
5 2 (3.57%) Backup Engineer
5 2 (3.57%) Analyst
5 2 (3.57%) Support Analyst
5 2 (3.57%) Support Specialist
5 2 (3.57%) DBA
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.79%) LAMP
2 2 (3.57%) Middleware
3 1 (1.79%) SAP XI
3 1 (1.79%) SAP Basis
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.79%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.21%) Wiki
2 7 (12.50%) IVR
3 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.36%) Clustering
5 2 (3.57%) NHS
5 2 (3.57%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.57%) iPhone
6 1 (1.79%) Open Source
6 1 (1.79%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.79%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.79%) Firmware
6 1 (1.79%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 37 (66.07%) Windows
2 21 (37.50%) Linux
3 16 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (26.79%) Debian
5 14 (25.00%) Ubuntu
6 8 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 7 (12.50%) CentOS
8 6 (10.71%) UNIX
9 2 (3.57%) Solaris
9 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.79%) HPUX
10 1 (1.79%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) Capacity Planning
2 15 (26.79%) DevOps
2 15 (26.79%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (23.21%) Data Modelling
4 8 (14.29%) ITIL
5 7 (12.50%) System Testing
5 7 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (12.50%) Performance Testing
5 7 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (12.50%) WFM
5 7 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 7 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 7 (12.50%) Matrix Management
6 6 (10.71%) Project Management
7 5 (8.93%) Data Security
7 5 (8.93%) Business Continuity
7 5 (8.93%) Time Management
8 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.14%) Risk Management
8 4 (7.14%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.57%) SQL
2 15 (26.79%) Ruby
2 15 (26.79%) Bash Shell
3 14 (25.00%) Java
4 13 (23.21%) Perl
4 13 (23.21%) PHP
5 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.79%) C
6 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.57%) CCNA
2 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.79%) MCTS
3 1 (1.79%) Degree
3 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.79%) OCP
3 1 (1.79%) OCA
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.79%) SAP Certification
3 1 (1.79%) RHCE
3 1 (1.79%) ISEB
3 1 (1.79%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.79%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (41.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (26.79%) Samba
3 14 (25.00%) Postfix
4 13 (23.21%) XenServer
5 7 (12.50%) Active Directory
6 5 (8.93%) VMware Server
7 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (3.57%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (1.79%) Xen
8 1 (1.79%) NFS
8 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (26.79%) ZABBIX
1 15 (26.79%) Puppet
2 7 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (12.50%) Cisco IPCC
3 3 (5.36%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.36%) Salt
4 2 (3.57%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.57%) SCCM
5 1 (1.79%) SCOM
5 1 (1.79%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.79%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.79%) MOM
5 1 (1.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.79%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 28 (50.00%) VMware
2 15 (26.79%) Red Hat
3 13 (23.21%) Citrix
4 11 (19.64%) HP
5 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
6 7 (12.50%) Siemens
6 7 (12.50%) Genesys
6 7 (12.50%) Empirix
6 7 (12.50%) Verint
7 5 (8.93%) NetApp
8 4 (7.14%) Symantec
9 3 (5.36%) Oracle
10 2 (3.57%) Business Objects
10 2 (3.57%) EMC
10 2 (3.57%) TIBCO
10 2 (3.57%) Isilon
10 2 (3.57%) FalconStor
10 2 (3.57%) Acronis
11 1 (1.79%) RightFax
11 1 (1.79%) ForgeRock
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