The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 73 77 87
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +10
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 31 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.34% 1.24% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 1.59% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 4
Average daily rate £386 £338 £481
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.44% -29.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £234 £458
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £514
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £384 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.28% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £51.00 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £30.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+39.34% +74.28%
Disaster Recovery
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1077 1072 1129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 81.41% 78.31% 77.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 716 592 633
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 31 51
Average hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +56.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.44 £18.15 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £51.88 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Guildford +3 4 £413 +34.69%
Redhill - 4 £365 - 1
Epsom +2 3 £385 -
Weybridge -2 2 - -
Camberley - 2 £425 -
Staines - 1 - - 2
Disaster Recovery
South East

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 34 (59.65%) Linux
2 33 (57.89%) Unix
3 30 (52.63%) SAN
4 25 (43.86%) Oracle
4 25 (43.86%) Solaris
5 22 (38.60%) Veritas
6 18 (31.58%) Sun
6 18 (31.58%) Windows
6 18 (31.58%) Brocade
7 17 (29.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 17 (29.82%) High Availability
7 17 (29.82%) ITIL
7 17 (29.82%) EMC
7 17 (29.82%) Red Hat
8 16 (28.07%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 15 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (26.32%) MySQL
9 15 (26.32%) SQL Server
9 15 (26.32%) NetBackup
10 14 (24.56%) StorageTek
10 14 (24.56%) Project Management
10 14 (24.56%) Fibre Channel
10 14 (24.56%) Oracle ZFS
11 12 (21.05%) Migration
11 12 (21.05%) Windows Server
12 11 (19.30%) Finance
12 11 (19.30%) VMware
12 11 (19.30%) SQL
12 11 (19.30%) VLDB
12 11 (19.30%) Active Directory

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 4 (7.02%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.26%) JBoss
2 3 (5.26%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) SAP Retail
Communications & Networking
1 30 (52.63%) SAN
2 14 (24.56%) Fibre Channel
3 10 (17.54%) TCP/IP
4 9 (15.79%) Firewall
5 6 (10.53%) LDAP
6 5 (8.77%) Radio Access Network
7 4 (7.02%) Internet
7 4 (7.02%) LAN
7 4 (7.02%) Network Security
7 4 (7.02%) Unified Communications
8 3 (5.26%) Converged Networks
8 3 (5.26%) DNS
8 3 (5.26%) IPsec
8 3 (5.26%) NAS
8 3 (5.26%) SSH
8 3 (5.26%) SSL
8 3 (5.26%) VPN
8 3 (5.26%) WAN
9 2 (3.51%) Wireless
10 1 (1.75%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.32%) MySQL
1 15 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 11 (19.30%) OLTP
2 11 (19.30%) VLDB
3 9 (15.79%) Relational Database
4 5 (8.77%) RDBMS
5 4 (7.02%) Sybase IQ
6 3 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (5.26%) DB2
6 3 (5.26%) SAP HANA
6 3 (5.26%) Sybase ASE
7 2 (3.51%) Apache Hive
7 2 (3.51%) Hadoop
7 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.75%) DTS
8 1 (1.75%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (19.30%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Retail
3 5 (8.77%) Back Office
3 5 (8.77%) Banking
3 5 (8.77%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (36.84%) Administrator
2 20 (35.09%) Unix Administrator
3 8 (14.04%) Architect
4 7 (12.28%) DBA
4 7 (12.28%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (8.77%) Back Office Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) OSS Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Support Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Unix Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Database Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.02%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (7.02%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) SAP Architect
6 4 (7.02%) Sybase DBA
6 4 (7.02%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.02%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) Middleware
1 3 (5.26%) SAP Basis
2 2 (3.51%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.75%) Flash
3 1 (1.75%) RESTful
3 1 (1.75%) SOAP
3 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Computer Science
1 10 (17.54%) EMC VMAX
2 9 (15.79%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.77%) Clustering
4 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.02%) FMCG
4 4 (7.02%) Replication
5 3 (5.26%) Client/Server
5 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.26%) Public Cloud
5 3 (5.26%) RSA SecurID
5 3 (5.26%) Web 2.0
6 2 (3.51%) Contactless
6 2 (3.51%) HACMP
6 2 (3.51%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.75%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.75%) Handset
7 1 (1.75%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.75%) VCE vBlock
7 1 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 34 (59.65%) Linux
2 33 (57.89%) Unix
3 25 (43.86%) Solaris
4 18 (31.58%) Windows
5 15 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (21.05%) Windows Server
7 10 (17.54%) AIX
8 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (3.51%) Debian
10 2 (3.51%) Windows 7
10 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) High Availability
1 17 (29.82%) ITIL
2 14 (24.56%) Project Management
3 12 (21.05%) Migration
4 7 (12.28%) Business Continuity
4 7 (12.28%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (12.28%) Problem Management
5 6 (10.53%) DevOps
5 6 (10.53%) TOGAF
6 5 (8.77%) Configuration Management
6 5 (8.77%) CRM
6 5 (8.77%) Performance Analysis
6 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (7.02%) Change Control
7 4 (7.02%) Logistics
7 4 (7.02%) SOA
7 4 (7.02%) Time Management
8 3 (5.26%) Converged Infrastructure
8 3 (5.26%) Release Management
8 3 (5.26%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.30%) SQL
2 8 (14.04%) Perl
3 5 (8.77%) Java
3 5 (8.77%) Korn
3 5 (8.77%) Python
4 4 (7.02%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.26%) ABAP
5 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.75%) AWK
6 1 (1.75%) Bourne shell
6 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) DBS Check
2 3 (5.26%) CCNA
2 3 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.26%) Degree
2 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.54%) SLA
2 6 (10.53%) COBIT
System Software
1 17 (29.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 11 (19.30%) Active Directory
2 11 (19.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (17.54%) GlusterFS
4 6 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (10.53%) vSphere
5 4 (7.02%) Hyper-V
6 3 (5.26%) RHEV
7 2 (3.51%) NFS
7 2 (3.51%) Oracle Clusterware
8 1 (1.75%) Veritas File System
8 1 (1.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (1.75%) XenApp
8 1 (1.75%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (28.07%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 15 (26.32%) NetBackup
3 14 (24.56%) Oracle ZFS
4 10 (17.54%) Red Hat Satellite
5 6 (10.53%) SCCM
6 5 (8.77%) Puppet
7 4 (7.02%) Foglight
7 4 (7.02%) Legato
8 2 (3.51%) ArcSight ESM
8 2 (3.51%) Backup Exec
8 2 (3.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (3.51%) Tivoli
8 2 (3.51%) WSUS
9 1 (1.75%) SCOM
9 1 (1.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 25 (43.86%) Oracle
2 22 (38.60%) Veritas
3 18 (31.58%) Brocade
3 18 (31.58%) Sun
4 17 (29.82%) EMC
4 17 (29.82%) Red Hat
5 14 (24.56%) StorageTek
6 11 (19.30%) VMware
7 10 (17.54%) Cisco
7 10 (17.54%) HP
8 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
9 7 (12.28%) Sybase
10 6 (10.53%) CheckPoint
10 6 (10.53%) Juniper
10 6 (10.53%) SAP
11 5 (8.77%) Citrix
11 5 (8.77%) Huawei
11 5 (8.77%) Nokia
11 5 (8.77%) Palo Alto
12 4 (7.02%) Altiris