The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 26 April 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 84 64
Rank change year-on-year +4 -20  
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 20 11 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.26% 0.67% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 0.84% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 14
Median daily rate £350 £355 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.40% +23.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £399 £394
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year +5.88% +28.78%  

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1297 1316 1350
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 81.47% 80.64% 77.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 824 820 805
Median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 27 39
Median hourly rate £40.00 £16.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year +2.77% +17.07%  

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Disaster Recovery in the East Midlands

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Disaster Recovery in the East Midlands

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Disaster Recovery in the East Midlands

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +9 10 £431 -
Nottinghamshire +10 6 £350 - 4
Leicestershire -3 1 - -
Derbyshire -15 1 - - 2
Disaster Recovery
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 27 (60.00%) ITIL
2 22 (48.89%) Windows
3 21 (46.67%) Data Loss Prevention
4 18 (40.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 17 (37.78%) Unified Communications
6 14 (31.11%) ITIL V3
7 13 (28.89%) Data Centre
7 13 (28.89%) SDLC
7 13 (28.89%) Active Directory
7 13 (28.89%) Degree
8 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (26.67%) Project Management
8 12 (26.67%) PRINCE2
9 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
10 10 (22.22%) VMware
11 9 (20.00%) Clustering
11 9 (20.00%) Asset Management
11 9 (20.00%) SCCM
11 9 (20.00%) Data Protection
11 9 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (17.78%) High Availability
12 8 (17.78%) Cisco
13 7 (15.56%) Citrix
13 7 (15.56%) Unix
13 7 (15.56%) Linux
14 6 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
15 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
15 5 (11.11%) MCSE
15 5 (11.11%) Migration
15 5 (11.11%) Windows Server

Disaster Recovery
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 4 (8.89%) IIS
2 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SAP ERP
1 2 (4.44%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (2.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Office 365
2 2 (4.44%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 17 (37.78%) Unified Communications
2 3 (6.67%) DNS
2 3 (6.67%) Firewall
2 3 (6.67%) LAN
2 3 (6.67%) WAN
3 2 (4.44%) FTP
3 2 (4.44%) MPLS
3 2 (4.44%) SNMP
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.22%) Internet
4 1 (2.22%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.22%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.22%) VoIP
4 1 (2.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (6.67%) Finance
1 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.44%) Automotive
2 2 (4.44%) General Ledger
2 2 (4.44%) Local Government
2 2 (4.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Windows Engineer
2 9 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 9 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 8 (17.78%) Service Desk Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (15.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Active Directory Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) SCCM Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Windows Support Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) Technical Leader
6 3 (6.67%) Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.44%) Deployment Specialist
7 2 (4.44%) ERP Project Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Network Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) .NET
2 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.22%) CSS
2 1 (2.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) Data Centre
2 9 (20.00%) Clustering
3 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.22%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.22%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (48.89%) Windows
2 7 (15.56%) Linux
2 7 (15.56%) Unix
3 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.44%) AIX
4 2 (4.44%) Solaris
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (60.00%) ITIL
2 21 (46.67%) Data Loss Prevention
3 18 (40.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 14 (31.11%) ITIL V3
5 13 (28.89%) SDLC
6 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (26.67%) PRINCE2
6 12 (26.67%) Project Management
7 9 (20.00%) Asset Management
7 9 (20.00%) Data Protection
8 8 (17.78%) High Availability
9 5 (11.11%) Migration
10 4 (8.89%) Business Continuity
10 4 (8.89%) Business Continuity Management
10 4 (8.89%) CAD
10 4 (8.89%) ERP
10 4 (8.89%) Risk Analysis
11 3 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
12 2 (4.44%) Change Control
12 2 (4.44%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
1 3 (6.67%) VBScript
2 2 (4.44%) Korn
2 2 (4.44%) Perl
2 2 (4.44%) Python
2 2 (4.44%) VB
3 1 (2.22%) C#
3 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) Degree
2 6 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (11.11%) MCSE
3 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.44%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.22%) CCIE
6 1 (2.22%) CCNA
6 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.22%) MCP
6 1 (2.22%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (28.89%) Active Directory
2 9 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (4.44%) Terminal Services
4 2 (4.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.22%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.22%) VMware
3 8 (17.78%) Cisco
4 7 (15.56%) Citrix
5 4 (8.89%) NetApp
6 3 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 3 (6.67%) Oracle
7 2 (4.44%) Intel
7 2 (4.44%) SAP
7 2 (4.44%) Sun
7 2 (4.44%) Veritas
8 1 (2.22%) Altiris
8 1 (2.22%) BMC
8 1 (2.22%) Dell
8 1 (2.22%) HP
8 1 (2.22%) Remedy
8 1 (2.22%) Snow
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