The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 3 months to 27 June 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
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 34 60
Rank change year-on-year 0 +26  
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 5 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.66% 2.79% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 3.37% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 2
Median daily rate £229 £340 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.72% -16.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £325 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £350 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £369
% change year-on-year - +1.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £43.28 £28.00
% change year-on-year -17.97% +54.57%  

Disaster Recovery is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 234 297 371
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 77.74% 82.96% 80.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 180 273
Median daily rate £363 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.37% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 20 17
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £20.65 £17.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Disaster Recovery as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Disaster Recovery in Cambridge

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Cambridge

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery in Cambridge over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Disaster Recovery in Cambridge

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (25.00%) High Availability
3 2 (25.00%) MediaWiki
3 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Data Guard
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Database Security
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) OCP
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (25.00%) NetApp
3 2 (25.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) SQL

Disaster Recovery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (25.00%) MediaWiki
2 1 (12.50%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
1 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) DTS
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Administrator
1 2 (25.00%) DBA
1 2 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
1 2 (25.00%) SQL DBA
1 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) NHS
3 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) Debian
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Solaris
3 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Change Management
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Database Security
2 2 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Information Governance
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
3 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
1 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) MCDBA
2 2 (25.00%) MCSE
2 2 (25.00%) OCP
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (12.50%) Master's Degree
3 1 (12.50%) MCP
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (25.00%) Data Guard
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (12.50%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) NetApp
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco