Period
to 6 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 6 July 2020 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
6 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 87 103 142
Rank change year-on-year +16 +39 -6
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 18 72 32
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.03% 1.68% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 1.92% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 39 17
Median daily rate £413 £455 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.34% +13.75% -21.95%
10th Percentile £350 £374 £276
90th Percentile £469 £520 £560
South East median daily rate £423 £455 £450
% change year-on-year -7.14% +1.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +18.42% -36.67% +36.36%

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 Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,469 3,747 3,500
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 84.38% 87.67% 86.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 782 1,813 1,772
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +0.29%
10th Percentile £263 £300 £270
90th Percentile £638 £615 £588
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £435
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 118 80
Median hourly rate £25.91 £21.99 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.83% +2.28% +43.33%
10th Percentile £16.15 £12.00 £8.00
90th Percentile £54.10 £74.88 £50.13
Median hourly rate £29.40 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -6.67% +26.00% +25.00%

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Disaster Recovery as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Disaster Recovery in Berkshire

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Disaster Recovery in Berkshire.

Daily rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Berkshire

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Disaster Recovery in Berkshire over the 6 months to 6 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Disaster Recovery in Berkshire

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Disaster Recovery in Berkshire.

Hourly rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Berkshire

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 6 July 2020. 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
Reading +8 6 £400 +1.01% 1
Bracknell +24 2 - -
Slough +19 2 £413 -7.82%
Maidenhead - 2 £350 -
Disaster Recovery
South East

For the 6 months to 6 July 2020, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
1 7 (38.89%) VMware
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (27.78%) Replication
2 5 (27.78%) Capacity Management
2 5 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (22.22%) 3PAR
3 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 4 (22.22%) ITIL
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) Migration
3 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 4 (22.22%) Service Management
4 3 (16.67%) BMC
4 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 3 (16.67%) Azure
4 3 (16.67%) Unified Communications
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (16.67%) Critical Thinking
5 2 (11.11%) Storage Management
5 2 (11.11%) Skype
5 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 2 (11.11%) Ansible
5 2 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Defect Management
5 2 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (11.11%) Palo Alto

Disaster Recovery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Azure
2 1 (5.56%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (11.11%) DNS
2 2 (11.11%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (11.11%) Skype
3 1 (5.56%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (5.56%) DHCP
3 1 (5.56%) DKIM
3 1 (5.56%) DMARC
3 1 (5.56%) Network Security
3 1 (5.56%) PBX
3 1 (5.56%) SMTP
3 1 (5.56%) SSL
3 1 (5.56%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (11.11%) Architect
1 2 (11.11%) DBA
1 2 (11.11%) OSS Architect
1 2 (11.11%) OSS Solutions Architect
1 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (11.11%) SQL DBA
1 2 (11.11%) Test Leader
1 2 (11.11%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) Head of IT
2 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) IronPort Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) OSS Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) OSS Support Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) LDAP
1 1 (5.56%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Replication
2 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) CMDB
3 2 (11.11%) PKI
4 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (5.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) Solaris
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Capacity Management
1 5 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Migration
2 4 (22.22%) Service Management
3 3 (16.67%) Critical Thinking
3 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (11.11%) Data Management
4 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 2 (11.11%) High Availability
4 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Network Planning
4 2 (11.11%) Resource Management
4 2 (11.11%) Storage Management
4 2 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 2 (11.11%) Use Case
4 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.56%) Kamailio
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Ansible
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (5.56%) PingFederate
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) VMware
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle
3 4 (22.22%) 3PAR
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 3 (16.67%) BMC
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco
5 2 (11.11%) ComArch
5 2 (11.11%) Juniper
5 2 (11.11%) Palo Alto
5 2 (11.11%) Remedy
6 1 (5.56%) Citrix
6 1 (5.56%) Ericsson
6 1 (5.56%) IronPort
6 1 (5.56%) NetApp
6 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow
6 1 (5.56%) TIBCO