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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 109 110 99
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 35 26 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.09% 0.85% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 1.14% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 19 9
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £300 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £413 £373
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £10.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -38.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -14.28%
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
2422 2276 1539
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.69% 74.19% 71.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1621 1512 999
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 107 66
Average hourly rate £39.25 £33.84 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.98% +88.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.91 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £41.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 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
Somerset +14 14 £470 +47.45%
Wiltshire -3 5 - - 1
Bristol -9 5 £399 -6.17% 3
Dorset -1 4 £375 -16.66% 1
Devon - 2 - - 1
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 26 (37.14%) Windows
2 23 (32.86%) Microsoft
3 19 (27.14%) VMware
4 16 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (22.86%) SQL
4 16 (22.86%) SQL Server
4 16 (22.86%) Data Centre
5 15 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 13 (18.57%) SC Cleared
6 13 (18.57%) Business Continuity
6 13 (18.57%) Active Directory
6 13 (18.57%) Citrix
7 12 (17.14%) ITIL
8 10 (14.29%) Firewall
8 10 (14.29%) TOGAF
8 10 (14.29%) DevOps
9 9 (12.86%) NAS
9 9 (12.86%) Clustering
9 9 (12.86%) SharePoint
9 9 (12.86%) EMC
10 8 (11.43%) Client/Server
10 8 (11.43%) Linux
10 8 (11.43%) Oracle
10 8 (11.43%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (11.43%) Retail
11 7 (10.00%) Information Security
11 7 (10.00%) Programme Management
11 7 (10.00%) Banking
11 7 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 9 (12.86%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.57%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.29%) nginx
5 3 (4.29%) Confluence
5 3 (4.29%) MediaWiki
5 3 (4.29%) IIS
5 3 (4.29%) Apache
6 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.43%) Lync
7 1 (1.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.43%) CMS
7 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.29%) IaaS
3 2 (2.86%) Office 365
4 1 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.43%) Yammer
4 1 (1.43%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (1.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.29%) Firewall
2 9 (12.86%) NAS
3 7 (10.00%) SAN
4 5 (7.14%) VPN
4 5 (7.14%) WAN
5 4 (5.71%) LAN
5 4 (5.71%) DNS
5 4 (5.71%) Network Security
6 3 (4.29%) OSPF
6 3 (4.29%) BGP
6 3 (4.29%) EIGRP
6 3 (4.29%) IPv6
6 3 (4.29%) Wireless
6 3 (4.29%) IPsec
6 3 (4.29%) LDAP
6 3 (4.29%) VoIP
7 2 (2.86%) DHCP
7 2 (2.86%) Internet
8 1 (1.43%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.43%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.57%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.29%) MySQL
4 3 (4.29%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (4.29%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (4.29%) MS Access
4 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.43%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.43%) DB2
6 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Subversion
1 3 (4.29%) JIRA
1 3 (4.29%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.29%) Hudson
1 3 (4.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.43%) Ant
2 1 (1.43%) LoadRunner
General
1 8 (11.43%) Retail
2 7 (10.00%) Banking
3 3 (4.29%) Finance
3 3 (4.29%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.43%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Advertising
5 1 (1.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (17.14%) Architect
2 9 (12.86%) Consultant
2 9 (12.86%) DBA
3 8 (11.43%) Technical Architect
4 6 (8.57%) SQL DBA
4 6 (8.57%) Analyst
5 5 (7.14%) Network Analyst
5 5 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Storage Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Administrator
6 4 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.71%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (4.29%) NAS Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) NetApp Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) Server Administrator
8 2 (2.86%) Test Leader
8 2 (2.86%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.14%) .NET
2 2 (2.86%) Web Services
2 2 (2.86%) LAMP
2 2 (2.86%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.43%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.43%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.86%) Data Centre
2 9 (12.86%) Clustering
3 8 (11.43%) Client/Server
4 6 (8.57%) Replication
5 3 (4.29%) Device Driver
5 3 (4.29%) Wiki
6 2 (2.86%) Smart Meter
6 2 (2.86%) EMC VMAX
6 2 (2.86%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.43%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.43%) GIS
7 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.43%) Statistics
7 1 (1.43%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.43%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.43%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (37.14%) Windows
2 8 (11.43%) Linux
3 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.71%) Ubuntu
6 3 (4.29%) Debian
6 3 (4.29%) UNIX
6 3 (4.29%) Data ONTAP
6 3 (4.29%) CentOS
7 2 (2.86%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.86%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (2.86%) Solaris
7 2 (2.86%) SUSE
8 1 (1.43%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.57%) Business Continuity
2 12 (17.14%) ITIL
3 10 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 10 (14.29%) DevOps
4 8 (11.43%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (10.00%) Information Security
5 7 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 6 (8.57%) UML
6 6 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (8.57%) Time Management
6 6 (8.57%) Performance Management
6 6 (8.57%) High Availability
7 5 (7.14%) Database Security
7 5 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 5 (7.14%) Configuration Management
7 5 (7.14%) Project Management
8 4 (5.71%) PRINCE2
8 4 (5.71%) Migration
8 4 (5.71%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (5.71%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.86%) SQL
2 5 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.29%) C#
3 3 (4.29%) Java
4 2 (2.86%) Perl
4 2 (2.86%) PHP
4 2 (2.86%) VB
4 2 (2.86%) Ruby
4 2 (2.86%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 13 (18.57%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.71%) CCNA
3 4 (5.71%) ISEB
3 4 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.86%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.86%) MCSE
5 2 (2.86%) MCSA
6 1 (1.43%) MCDBA
6 1 (1.43%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.43%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.43%) Degree
6 1 (1.43%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (7.14%) SLA
3 2 (2.86%) QA
4 1 (1.43%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.43%) COBIT
System Software
1 16 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (18.57%) Active Directory
3 4 (5.71%) VMware Server
4 3 (4.29%) iptables
4 3 (4.29%) XenServer
4 3 (4.29%) XenDesktop
4 3 (4.29%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.29%) Postfix
4 3 (4.29%) Samba
5 2 (2.86%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.86%) XenApp
5 2 (2.86%) SRDF
5 2 (2.86%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.43%) vSphere
6 1 (1.43%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (5.71%) NetBackup
1 4 (5.71%) Puppet
2 3 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.29%) ZABBIX
3 2 (2.86%) Salt
3 2 (2.86%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.43%) Nessus
4 1 (1.43%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.43%) SCCM
4 1 (1.43%) SCOM
4 1 (1.43%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.43%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.43%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 23 (32.86%) Microsoft
2 19 (27.14%) VMware
3 13 (18.57%) Citrix
4 9 (12.86%) EMC
5 8 (11.43%) Oracle
6 6 (8.57%) HP
7 5 (7.14%) NetApp
7 5 (7.14%) Cisco
8 4 (5.71%) Red Hat
8 4 (5.71%) Veeam
9 3 (4.29%) Isilon
9 3 (4.29%) Zerto
9 3 (4.29%) Brocade
9 3 (4.29%) Symantec
9 3 (4.29%) Websense
10 2 (2.86%) IBM
10 2 (2.86%) Avaya
10 2 (2.86%) Juniper
10 2 (2.86%) CommVault
10 2 (2.86%) Hitachi
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