The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £403 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.83% +7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+170.27% +5.71%
Disaster Recovery
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
29 45 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 72.50% 54.22% 72.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 28 27
Average daily rate £425 £475 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Average hourly rate £37.50 £52.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +176.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Solaris
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (50.00%) VirtualBox
3 2 (50.00%) High Availability
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) XSLT
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
4 1 (25.00%) Database Security

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) DBA
1 2 (50.00%) SQL DBA
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning DBA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Data Security
2 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Database Security
2 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VirtualBox
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) VMware