Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Disaster Recovery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 6 months to 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Disaster Recovery
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 50 56
Rank change year-on-year -7 +6 -1
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 2 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.34% 1.61% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 1.81% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 1
Bedfordshire median daily rate £338 £425 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.59% -26.09% +41.54%
10th Percentile £306 £406 £563
90th Percentile £379 £509 £588
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +6.67% +10.29% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £13.75 £17.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -21.43% -51.39% -

Disaster Recovery is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 522 608 564
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 89.38% 89.02% 84.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 422 382
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £275 £281 £263
90th Percentile £588 £575 £606
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 11
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £17.25 £16.75 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.99% -62.78% +100.00%
10th Percentile £13.77 £11.23 £18.50
90th Percentile £36.25 £32.03 £50.78
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £26.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -32.69% +4.00% +11.11%

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Disaster Recovery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Disaster Recovery in Bedfordshire

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Bedfordshire

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Bedfordshire

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -3 2 £338 -20.59%
Disaster Recovery
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 2 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Akamai
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Cloudera
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Terraform
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Planning and Forecasting

Disaster Recovery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Akamai
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Planning and Forecasting
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Task Automation
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cloudera
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft