Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 14 December 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 of England
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 138 140
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 0
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 72 65 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.46% 1.28% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 1.50% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 43 21
East of England median daily rate £423 £388 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.03% +1.97% +1.33%
10th Percentile £245 £263 £245
90th Percentile £531 £470 £525
England median daily rate £425 £410 £425
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 1
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £46.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.60% +29.17% +123.26%
England median hourly rate £16.00 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -50.77% +18.18% +44.74%

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 of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,232 4,319 3,980
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 85.62% 84.82% 82.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,506 2,508 2,286
East of England median daily rate £449 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.59% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £250 £250 £220
90th Percentile £588 £581 £544
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 244 316
East of England median hourly rate £18.38 £36.50 £31.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.66% +14.96% +27.00%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.33 £12.25
90th Percentile £50.25 £50.69 £47.50
England median hourly rate £22.22 £25.00 £22.92
% change year-on-year -11.14% +9.06% +4.19%

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Disaster Recovery in the East of England

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Disaster Recovery in the East of England

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery in the East of England over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Disaster Recovery in the East of England

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Disaster Recovery in the East of England

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery in the East of England over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Disaster Recovery in the East of England

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 14 December 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
Essex +12 30 £420 +86.67% 2
Cambridgeshire -4 15 £403 +7.33% 7
Norfolk +23 13 £513 +110.26% 1
Hertfordshire -7 10 £421 +5.31% 11
Suffolk -5 3 £243 -23.02%
Bedfordshire 0 1 £375 -11.76% 1
Disaster Recovery
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 26 (36.11%) ITIL
2 25 (34.72%) Business Continuity
3 20 (27.78%) Finance
4 19 (26.39%) Problem Management
5 18 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 16 (22.22%) Business Continuity Management
7 15 (20.83%) Service Management
7 15 (20.83%) Windows
7 15 (20.83%) Supplier Management
8 14 (19.44%) ITSM
9 13 (18.06%) Firewall
9 13 (18.06%) Migration
10 12 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (15.28%) Security Cleared
12 10 (13.89%) Incident Management
12 10 (13.89%) Oracle
13 9 (12.50%) Linux
13 9 (12.50%) Data Modelling
13 9 (12.50%) Mainframe
13 9 (12.50%) Process Improvement
14 8 (11.11%) Data Centre
14 8 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
14 8 (11.11%) High Availability
15 7 (9.72%) SC Cleared
15 7 (9.72%) PowerShell
15 7 (9.72%) Cisco
15 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
15 7 (9.72%) Active Directory
15 7 (9.72%) TCP/IP
15 7 (9.72%) SQL

Disaster Recovery
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (4.17%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.17%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.78%) Confluence
2 2 (2.78%) IIS
2 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.39%) Apache
3 1 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.39%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) Office 365
2 1 (1.39%) Akamai
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.39%) IaaS
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.39%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.06%) Firewall
2 7 (9.72%) TCP/IP
3 6 (8.33%) APPN
3 6 (8.33%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
3 6 (8.33%) SNA
3 6 (8.33%) Wireshark
4 5 (6.94%) VoIP
5 4 (5.56%) DNS
6 3 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (4.17%) Network Security
7 2 (2.78%) DHCP
7 2 (2.78%) FTP
7 2 (2.78%) Internet
7 2 (2.78%) Intranet
7 2 (2.78%) LAN
7 2 (2.78%) OSPF
7 2 (2.78%) SMTP
7 2 (2.78%) SNMP
7 2 (2.78%) SSL
7 2 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.33%) MySQL
2 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.39%) Big Data
5 1 (1.39%) DTS
5 1 (1.39%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.17%) CA Gen
2 2 (2.78%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 20 (27.78%) Finance
2 5 (6.94%) Multimedia
3 3 (4.17%) Publishing
4 2 (2.78%) Retail
5 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (25.00%) Analyst
2 10 (13.89%) IT Manager
3 9 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 9 (12.50%) IT Services Manager
3 9 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 9 (12.50%) Service Management Manager
3 9 (12.50%) Service Manager
4 7 (9.72%) DBA
4 7 (9.72%) Incident Manager
4 7 (9.72%) Oracle DBA
5 6 (8.33%) Developer
5 6 (8.33%) Incident Analyst
5 6 (8.33%) Service Management Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Administrator
7 4 (5.56%) Architect
7 4 (5.56%) Mainframe Programmer
7 4 (5.56%) Programmer
7 4 (5.56%) SOC Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Incident and Problem Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Mainframe Systems Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.72%) Web Services
2 6 (8.33%) Software Packaging
3 3 (4.17%) Middleware
4 2 (2.78%) .NET
5 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) Mainframe
2 8 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 6 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.94%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (6.94%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (5.56%) Replication
6 3 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.78%) NHS
7 2 (2.78%) PKI
7 2 (2.78%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.39%) Clustering
8 1 (1.39%) CMDB
8 1 (1.39%) e-Health
8 1 (1.39%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (1.39%) LIMS
8 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.39%) PACS
8 1 (1.39%) RSA SecurID
8 1 (1.39%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.83%) Windows
2 9 (12.50%) Linux
3 7 (9.72%) Unix
4 6 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 6 (8.33%) zOS
5 4 (5.56%) AIX
5 4 (5.56%) CentOS
5 4 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.56%) Solaris
6 3 (4.17%) Data ONTAP
6 3 (4.17%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.78%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.78%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.39%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.11%) ITIL
2 25 (34.72%) Business Continuity
3 19 (26.39%) Problem Management
4 18 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 16 (22.22%) Business Continuity Management
6 15 (20.83%) Service Management
6 15 (20.83%) Supplier Management
7 14 (19.44%) ITSM
8 13 (18.06%) Migration
9 12 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
10 10 (13.89%) Incident Management
11 9 (12.50%) Data Modelling
11 9 (12.50%) Process Improvement
12 8 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
12 8 (11.11%) High Availability
13 7 (9.72%) Collaborative Working
13 7 (9.72%) PRINCE2
14 6 (8.33%) Analytics
14 6 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
14 6 (8.33%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.72%) PowerShell
1 7 (9.72%) SQL
2 6 (8.33%) JCL
3 4 (5.56%) C#
3 4 (5.56%) Shell Script
4 3 (4.17%) Perl
4 3 (4.17%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.39%) C
6 1 (1.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (15.28%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.72%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.17%) BC Cleared
4 2 (2.78%) CCDA
4 2 (2.78%) CCNP
4 2 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.78%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.78%) MCSE
4 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.39%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.39%) Degree
5 1 (1.39%) MCDBA
5 1 (1.39%) OCP
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) SLA
2 2 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.39%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.39%) HL7
3 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 7 (9.72%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.56%) vSphere
4 3 (4.17%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.78%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.39%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
6 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) FortiGate
2 3 (4.17%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (4.17%) vMotion
3 2 (2.78%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.78%) SCCM
3 2 (2.78%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.39%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.39%) Ansible
4 1 (1.39%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.39%) Nexpose
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.39%) QRadar
4 1 (1.39%) SCOM
4 1 (1.39%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.39%) Terraform
4 1 (1.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (13.89%) Oracle
2 7 (9.72%) Cisco
2 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.33%) IBM
3 6 (8.33%) VMware
4 4 (5.56%) Citrix
4 4 (5.56%) HP
4 4 (5.56%) Informatica
4 4 (5.56%) Veeam
5 3 (4.17%) Acronis
5 3 (4.17%) BEA
5 3 (4.17%) Hyperion
5 3 (4.17%) NetApp
5 3 (4.17%) webMethods
6 2 (2.78%) Exinda
6 2 (2.78%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.78%) Riverbed
6 2 (2.78%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.78%) Talend