Period
to 20 January 2018

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 6 months to 20 January 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 114 85
Rank change year-on-year +21 -29 +32
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 49 30 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.64% 0.95% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 1.16% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 24 28
East Midlands median daily rate £315 £200 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.50% -46.67% +70.45%
10th Percentile £170 £150 £251
90th Percentile £548 £400 £483
England median daily rate £416 £418 £400
% change year-on-year -0.30% +4.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - £19.88 -
England median hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,463 2,581 2,480
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 82.65% 81.60% 79.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,581 1,651 1,546
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -
10th Percentile £238 £213 £232
90th Percentile £560 £563 £525
England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 73 88
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.75 £14.50 £16.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.62% -9.69% -2.70%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.30 £10.43
90th Percentile £48.90 £38.75 £40.08
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +15.00%

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Disaster Recovery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

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 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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 6 months to 20 January 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
Northamptonshire +11 25 £325 +62.50%
Leicestershire - 9 £288 - 5
Nottinghamshire +10 7 £488 +24.20% 4
Derbyshire +8 6 £310 -0.80% 1
Lincolnshire - 2 £313 - 4
Disaster Recovery
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 31 (63.27%) ITIL
2 25 (51.02%) Microsoft
3 22 (44.90%) Windows
4 20 (40.82%) Unified Communications
4 20 (40.82%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 20 (40.82%) Data Loss Prevention
5 18 (36.73%) Data Centre
6 17 (34.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (32.65%) Active Directory
8 14 (28.57%) Cisco
8 14 (28.57%) Windows Server
9 13 (26.53%) High Availability
9 13 (26.53%) MCSE
10 12 (24.49%) DNS
10 12 (24.49%) NetApp
10 12 (24.49%) PowerShell
11 11 (22.45%) Clustering
11 11 (22.45%) VMware
11 11 (22.45%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (22.45%) Automotive
11 11 (22.45%) TCP/IP
12 10 (20.41%) ERP
12 10 (20.41%) Project Management
12 10 (20.41%) ITIL V3
13 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (18.37%) SDLC
13 9 (18.37%) PRINCE2
13 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
13 9 (18.37%) SQL
13 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development

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 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (10.20%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.16%) Office 365
3 3 (6.12%) PaaS
4 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.04%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (2.04%) IaaS
4 1 (2.04%) SaaS
4 1 (2.04%) Serverless
4 1 (2.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (40.82%) Unified Communications
2 12 (24.49%) DNS
3 11 (22.45%) TCP/IP
4 6 (12.24%) Internet
4 6 (12.24%) IPsec
4 6 (12.24%) Kerberos
4 6 (12.24%) VPN
5 5 (10.20%) VLAN
6 2 (4.08%) BGP
6 2 (4.08%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (4.08%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (4.08%) EIGRP
6 2 (4.08%) Ethernet
6 2 (4.08%) Firewall
6 2 (4.08%) Junos
6 2 (4.08%) LAN
6 2 (4.08%) MPLS
6 2 (4.08%) OSPF
6 2 (4.08%) SAN
6 2 (4.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.04%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 11 (22.45%) Automotive
2 7 (14.29%) Finance
3 3 (6.12%) Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (18.37%) 3rd Line Support
2 8 (16.33%) Architect
2 8 (16.33%) IT Support
3 7 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Active Directory Specialist
4 6 (12.24%) Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Support Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Exchange Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) IT Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Service Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Azure Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) Exchange Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) LDAP
2 1 (2.04%) Core Data
2 1 (2.04%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.73%) Data Centre
2 11 (22.45%) Clustering
3 6 (12.24%) PKI
4 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 22 (44.90%) Windows
2 14 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.12%) VMS
6 2 (4.08%) Linux
6 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.04%) AIX
7 1 (2.04%) Solaris
7 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (63.27%) ITIL
2 20 (40.82%) Data Loss Prevention
2 20 (40.82%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 13 (26.53%) High Availability
4 10 (20.41%) ERP
4 10 (20.41%) ITIL V3
4 10 (20.41%) Project Management
5 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (18.37%) Asset Management
5 9 (18.37%) Data Protection
5 9 (18.37%) PLM
5 9 (18.37%) PRINCE2
5 9 (18.37%) SDLC
6 8 (16.33%) Migration
7 7 (14.29%) Incident Management
8 6 (12.24%) Server Virtualisation
9 5 (10.20%) Test Management
10 4 (8.16%) DevOps
10 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
11 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.49%) PowerShell
2 9 (18.37%) SQL
3 1 (2.04%) C#
3 1 (2.04%) Korn
3 1 (2.04%) Perl
3 1 (2.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (34.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (26.53%) MCSE
3 11 (22.45%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (16.33%) Degree
5 7 (14.29%) CCIE
5 7 (14.29%) VCAP
6 4 (8.16%) CCNA
6 4 (8.16%) MCP
7 3 (6.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
8 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
9 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) COBIT
3 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (32.65%) Active Directory
2 8 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (12.24%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.04%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Jamf Pro
1 3 (6.12%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 25 (51.02%) Microsoft
2 14 (28.57%) Cisco
3 12 (24.49%) NetApp
4 11 (22.45%) VMware
5 4 (8.16%) Oracle
6 3 (6.12%) SAP
7 2 (4.08%) Juniper
8 1 (2.04%) F5
8 1 (2.04%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.04%) Sun
8 1 (2.04%) Veritas