Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 140 122
Rank change year-on-year -2 -18 +48
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 53 43 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.13% 0.97% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 1.17% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 23 42
East of England median daily rate £400 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.92% -15.28%
10th Percentile £263 £203 £201
90th Percentile £525 £547 £511
England median daily rate £420 £413 £390
% change year-on-year +1.82% +5.77% -4.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 13
East of England median hourly rate £46.50 £68.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.62% +353.33% -
10th Percentile £29.07 £67.00 £12.30
90th Percentile £47.25 £69.00 £27.50
England median hourly rate £30.00 £27.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -3.57% +12.00%

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 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 3,940 3,662 4,017
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 83.90% 82.46% 79.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,263 2,151 2,360
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £250 £215 £250
90th Percentile £588 £550 £575
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 270 373
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +6.45% +37.78%
10th Percentile £12.00 £13.50 £12.63
90th Percentile £51.50 £47.53 £50.68
England median hourly rate £24.09 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -3.64% +6.38% +17.50%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 20 February 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
Cambridgeshire -1 22 £350 -12.50% 7
Hertfordshire +6 18 £425 +47.83% 11
Norfolk -11 7 £513 +34.69% 9
Bedfordshire -15 5 £413 -28.26% 2
Suffolk +9 1 £315 - 2
Disaster Recovery
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 21 (39.62%) Business Continuity
2 17 (32.08%) Windows
3 11 (20.75%) ITIL
3 11 (20.75%) SQL
4 10 (18.87%) Linux
4 10 (18.87%) SC Cleared
4 10 (18.87%) Security Cleared
5 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
6 8 (15.09%) Active Directory
6 8 (15.09%) Law
6 8 (15.09%) Data Protection
6 8 (15.09%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (13.21%) Windows Server
7 7 (13.21%) Finance
7 7 (13.21%) Information Security
7 7 (13.21%) Management Information System
8 6 (11.32%) Firewall
8 6 (11.32%) Red Hat
8 6 (11.32%) VMware
8 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
8 6 (11.32%) Virtual Servers
8 6 (11.32%) Data Centre
8 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2016
8 6 (11.32%) Business Continuity Planning
8 6 (11.32%) High Availability
8 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (11.32%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (9.43%) IT Strategy
9 5 (9.43%) Migration
9 5 (9.43%) BCP

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 2 (3.77%) Confluence
1 2 (3.77%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.89%) JBoss
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.32%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.66%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (5.66%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.66%) Route 53
2 3 (5.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (3.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) Firewall
2 3 (5.66%) WAN
3 2 (3.77%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (3.77%) LAN
3 2 (3.77%) SAN
3 2 (3.77%) SNMP
4 1 (1.89%) DHCP
4 1 (1.89%) DMZ
4 1 (1.89%) DNS
4 1 (1.89%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.89%) NAS
4 1 (1.89%) Network Security
4 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.89%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.89%) VLAN
4 1 (1.89%) VPN
4 1 (1.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (5.66%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.89%) DB2
5 1 (1.89%) DB2 UDB
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.66%) JIRA
2 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.89%) IDA Disassembler
General
1 8 (15.09%) Law
2 7 (13.21%) Finance
3 4 (7.55%) Banking
3 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.77%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (20.75%) Administrator
2 8 (15.09%) DBA
2 8 (15.09%) Project Manager
3 7 (13.21%) Analyst
4 6 (11.32%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (11.32%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (9.43%) IT Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (9.43%) Service Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Service Continuity Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) SQL DBA
6 4 (7.55%) IT Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Delivery Project Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Project Assurance Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Risk Project Manager
7 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared Project Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) JSON
1 3 (5.66%) YAML
2 2 (3.77%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Management Information System
2 6 (11.32%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.55%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (5.66%) Cloud Native
4 3 (5.66%) Clustering
4 3 (5.66%) Replication
5 2 (3.77%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.77%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.89%) PKI
6 1 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.08%) Windows
2 10 (18.87%) Linux
3 7 (13.21%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.66%) Unix
6 1 (1.89%) Solaris
6 1 (1.89%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) Business Continuity
2 11 (20.75%) ITIL
3 8 (15.09%) Data Protection
3 8 (15.09%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (13.21%) Information Security
5 6 (11.32%) Business Continuity Planning
5 6 (11.32%) High Availability
5 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
6 5 (9.43%) BCP
6 5 (9.43%) Configuration Management
6 5 (9.43%) IT Strategy
6 5 (9.43%) Migration
6 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
7 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (7.55%) Project Management
7 4 (7.55%) Statistics
7 4 (7.55%) Supplier Management
8 3 (5.66%) IT Audit
8 3 (5.66%) Performance Management
8 3 (5.66%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.75%) SQL
2 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.66%) Python
2 3 (5.66%) Ruby
2 3 (5.66%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.77%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) SC Cleared
1 10 (18.87%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.43%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (7.55%) CISSP
4 3 (5.66%) GSLC
5 2 (3.77%) Degree
5 2 (3.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.89%) CEH
6 1 (1.89%) CISM
6 1 (1.89%) GISP
6 1 (1.89%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) GDPR
1 3 (5.66%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.77%) ISO 22301
3 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.89%) PMO
3 1 (1.89%) QA
3 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (15.09%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.32%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (7.55%) vSphere
4 2 (3.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.77%) XenApp
5 1 (1.89%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Ansible
1 3 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.66%) SCOM
1 3 (5.66%) Terraform
1 3 (5.66%) vMotion
2 1 (1.89%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.89%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (1.89%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.89%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.89%) Packer
2 1 (1.89%) Puppet
2 1 (1.89%) SCCM
2 1 (1.89%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (11.32%) Red Hat
1 6 (11.32%) VMware
2 5 (9.43%) Cisco
2 5 (9.43%) Citrix
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.55%) HP
4 3 (5.66%) NetApp
5 2 (3.77%) Atlassian
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle
6 1 (1.89%) IBM
6 1 (1.89%) McAfee