Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 139 131
Rank change year-on-year +2 -8 -6
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 32 40 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.78% 0.93% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 1.14% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 37
Berkshire median daily rate £513 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.89% +5.88% -22.02%
10th Percentile £250 £345 £365
90th Percentile £650 £573 £515
South East median daily rate £375 £415 £384
% change year-on-year -9.64% +8.14% -14.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Berkshire median hourly rate - £43.28 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -13.44% -
South East median hourly rate - £43.28 £27.50
% change year-on-year - +57.38% -3.51%

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 3431 3497 3953
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 83.54% 81.33% 78.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1797 1881 2176
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.96%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £229
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 133 179
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.14% -41.67% +74.83%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £13.40
90th Percentile £39.60 £47.50 £44.00
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.00 £26.60
% change year-on-year -11.54% -2.26% +52.00%

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Disaster Recovery in Berkshire

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Berkshire

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery in Berkshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Disaster Recovery in Berkshire

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor 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 24 November 2017. 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 -4 11 £575 +26.37% 3
Bracknell - 5 £250 -
Slough +6 1 £300 -6.25%
Disaster Recovery
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 18 (56.25%) DNS
2 17 (53.13%) Security Cleared
3 15 (46.88%) TCP/IP
4 14 (43.75%) SC Cleared
5 10 (31.25%) Oracle
5 10 (31.25%) Windows
6 8 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 8 (25.00%) Linux
6 8 (25.00%) VPN
6 8 (25.00%) SAN
6 8 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (25.00%) Firewall
6 8 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 8 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 8 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
6 8 (25.00%) Degree
6 8 (25.00%) NAS
6 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (21.88%) SaaS
7 7 (21.88%) Unix
7 7 (21.88%) Internet
7 7 (21.88%) Perl
8 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
8 6 (18.75%) Web Services
8 6 (18.75%) Solaris
8 6 (18.75%) Python
8 6 (18.75%) Sun
8 6 (18.75%) Replication

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 (6.25%) Apache Spark
1 2 (6.25%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.13%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (21.88%) SaaS
3 6 (18.75%) Office 365
4 4 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (12.50%) IaaS
4 4 (12.50%) PaaS
5 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (56.25%) DNS
2 15 (46.88%) TCP/IP
3 8 (25.00%) Firewall
3 8 (25.00%) NAS
3 8 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 8 (25.00%) SAN
3 8 (25.00%) VPN
4 7 (21.88%) Internet
5 3 (9.38%) DHCP
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
6 1 (3.13%) HTTP
6 1 (3.13%) SMTP
6 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle Exadata
1 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.25%) Apache Hive
2 2 (6.25%) Big Data
2 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.25%) HBase
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (6.25%) Banking
1 2 (6.25%) Retail Banking
1 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Architect
2 9 (28.13%) Cloud Architect
3 8 (25.00%) Administrator
4 5 (15.63%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (12.50%) Server Administrator
6 3 (9.38%) Project Manager
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 3 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.25%) Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) AS400 Administrator
7 2 (6.25%) AS400 Support
7 2 (6.25%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.25%) Data Architect
7 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery Project Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) IT Support
7 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) JSON
1 6 (18.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle Exalogic
2 6 (18.75%) Replication
3 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Licensing
5 2 (6.25%) AS400
5 2 (6.25%) iSeries
5 2 (6.25%) PKI
5 2 (6.25%) Private Cloud
5 2 (6.25%) Public Cloud
6 1 (3.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Linux
2 8 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (21.88%) Unix
4 6 (18.75%) Solaris
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Server
6 2 (6.25%) Windows 10
6 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (18.75%) Contingency Planning
3 5 (15.63%) SOA
4 4 (12.50%) Project Management
5 3 (9.38%) Data Management
5 3 (9.38%) Information Security
5 3 (9.38%) Migration
5 3 (9.38%) Software Licensing
5 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.25%) Coaching
6 2 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.25%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (6.25%) IT Strategy
6 2 (6.25%) Mobile First
6 2 (6.25%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.25%) Security Architecture
6 2 (6.25%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (21.88%) Perl
3 6 (18.75%) Bash Shell
3 6 (18.75%) Python
3 6 (18.75%) Ruby
4 2 (6.25%) SQL
4 2 (6.25%) VBScript
5 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (53.13%) Security Cleared
2 14 (43.75%) SC Cleared
3 8 (25.00%) Degree
4 6 (18.75%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (12.50%) DV Cleared
6 2 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (3.13%) CCNA
7 1 (3.13%) CCNP
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (3.13%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Xen
2 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.25%) HDFS
3 2 (6.25%) KVM
3 2 (6.25%) vCloud
3 2 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.25%) vSphere
4 1 (3.13%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) Ansible
1 6 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (18.75%) Puppet
2 2 (6.25%) CloudForms
2 2 (6.25%) PowerCLI
2 2 (6.25%) vCenter Server
2 2 (6.25%) vRealize
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Oracle
2 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (18.75%) Sun
4 2 (6.25%) BMC
4 2 (6.25%) EMC
4 2 (6.25%) Google
4 2 (6.25%) NetApp
4 2 (6.25%) VMware
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco