The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 45 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.64% 0.42% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £366 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.50 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+172.97% +5.71%
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 West Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
396 380 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 84.98% 80.68% 76.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 236 163
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 24 15
Average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
Gatwick - 2 £366 -
Crawley -4 1 £365 -8.75% 1
Disaster Recovery
South East

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 3 (75.00%) Unix
1 3 (75.00%) Solaris
1 3 (75.00%) Sun
1 3 (75.00%) Veritas
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
1 3 (75.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (50.00%) Brocade
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) StorageTek
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) GlusterFS
2 2 (50.00%) EMC VMAX
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (50.00%) VLDB
3 1 (25.00%) LDAP
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (25.00%) LDAP
3 1 (25.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) VLDB
General
1 1 (25.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Solaris
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) GlusterFS
1 2 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (50.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Sun
1 3 (75.00%) Veritas
2 2 (50.00%) Brocade
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) StorageTek
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft