Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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 of England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 159 147
Rank change year-on-year +41 -12 +41
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 82 39 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.59% 0.80% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 0.98% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 17 41
East of England median daily rate £375 £371 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.08% -1.07% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £245 £200
90th Percentile £438 £564 £510
England median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 10
East of England median hourly rate £44.00 £36.00 £17.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.22% +104.98% -
10th Percentile £13.75 £36.00 £11.63
90th Percentile £47.25 £36.00 £27.50
England median hourly rate £31.25 £27.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year +13.64% +32.53% -13.54%

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 4269 3972 4677
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 82.73% 81.44% 78.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2462 2303 2727
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £224 £234
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 260 323 400
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £23.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.56% +35.45% -1.56%
10th Percentile £11.52 £13.75 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £45.43
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +12 42 £375 - 3
Hertfordshire +2 18 £400 +48.15% 5
Bedfordshire -7 12 £425 -26.09% 3
Norfolk -1 7 £354 -4.65% 8
Essex -23 2 £225 -58.90% 2
Suffolk +12 1 £315 - 2
Disaster Recovery
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 of England region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 41 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 28 (34.15%) Windows
3 16 (19.51%) Active Directory
3 16 (19.51%) VMware
4 15 (18.29%) ITIL
4 15 (18.29%) Linux
5 14 (17.07%) SQL Server
5 14 (17.07%) Firewall
6 13 (15.85%) Migration
6 13 (15.85%) Unix
6 13 (15.85%) Cisco
7 12 (14.63%) SQL
7 12 (14.63%) Data Centre
7 12 (14.63%) Windows Server
8 11 (13.41%) Citrix
8 11 (13.41%) WAN
9 10 (12.20%) Service Management
9 10 (12.20%) Oracle
9 10 (12.20%) High Availability
9 10 (12.20%) Enterprise Architecture
9 10 (12.20%) Problem Management
10 9 (10.98%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (10.98%) LAN
10 9 (10.98%) HP
11 8 (9.76%) NetApp
11 8 (9.76%) Microsoft
11 8 (9.76%) Management Information System
11 8 (9.76%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (9.76%) Security Cleared
11 8 (9.76%) Business Continuity Planning

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 (3.66%) MS Exchange
1 3 (3.66%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.44%) Apache
2 2 (2.44%) Confluence
2 2 (2.44%) MediaWiki
2 2 (2.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.44%) SAS
2 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.44%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) Office 365
2 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.22%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.07%) Firewall
2 11 (13.41%) WAN
3 9 (10.98%) LAN
4 8 (9.76%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (8.54%) SAN
6 5 (6.10%) DNS
6 5 (6.10%) NetScaler
6 5 (6.10%) VoIP
7 4 (4.88%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (4.88%) DHCP
7 4 (4.88%) IP Telephony
7 4 (4.88%) Skype
7 4 (4.88%) Unified Communications
7 4 (4.88%) Wireless
8 3 (3.66%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (3.66%) TCP/IP
8 3 (3.66%) VPN
9 2 (2.44%) SNMP
10 1 (1.22%) BGP
10 1 (1.22%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.10%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (3.66%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.22%) DB2
7 1 (1.22%) DB2 UDB
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 7 (8.54%) Banking
1 7 (8.54%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.32%) Finance
3 3 (3.66%) Law
4 2 (2.44%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.22%) Local Government
5 1 (1.22%) Marketing
5 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (15.85%) Administrator
2 12 (14.63%) Project Manager
3 11 (13.41%) Analyst
3 11 (13.41%) DBA
4 8 (9.76%) Architect
4 8 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery Manager
4 8 (9.76%) Linux Administrator
4 8 (9.76%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (8.54%) Disaster Recovery Project Manager
5 7 (8.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 6 (7.32%) IT Manager
6 6 (7.32%) SQL DBA
7 5 (6.10%) IT Analyst
7 5 (6.10%) Network Specialist
7 5 (6.10%) Oracle DBA
7 5 (6.10%) Service Analyst
7 5 (6.10%) Service Continuity Analyst
7 5 (6.10%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 5 (6.10%) Team Leader
8 4 (4.88%) Voice Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.63%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.76%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.32%) Private Cloud
4 4 (4.88%) Replication
5 3 (3.66%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (3.66%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.44%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.44%) Clustering
6 2 (2.44%) iPad
6 2 (2.44%) Oracle Exalytics
6 2 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.22%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 28 (34.15%) Windows
2 15 (18.29%) Linux
3 13 (15.85%) Unix
4 12 (14.63%) Windows Server
5 5 (6.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (6.10%) Solaris
6 4 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.44%) Debian
8 2 (2.44%) SUSE
8 2 (2.44%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.22%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 15 (18.29%) ITIL
3 13 (15.85%) Migration
4 10 (12.20%) Enterprise Architecture
4 10 (12.20%) High Availability
4 10 (12.20%) Problem Management
4 10 (12.20%) Service Management
5 8 (9.76%) Business Continuity Planning
6 7 (8.54%) BCP
6 7 (8.54%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (8.54%) Proactive Management
7 6 (7.32%) Security Management
7 6 (7.32%) Software Engineering
8 5 (6.10%) CMMI
8 5 (6.10%) Information Security
8 5 (6.10%) Service Delivery
9 4 (4.88%) Change Management
9 4 (4.88%) PRINCE2
9 4 (4.88%) Project Management
9 4 (4.88%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.63%) SQL
2 4 (4.88%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.44%) Java
3 2 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (9.76%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.54%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (6.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (4.88%) CCA
4 4 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.88%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (4.88%) MCSA
4 4 (4.88%) MCSE
4 4 (4.88%) VCAP
5 3 (3.66%) CCNP
5 3 (3.66%) Degree
5 3 (3.66%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (2.44%) CCNA
6 2 (2.44%) Sun Certification
7 1 (1.22%) CCIE
7 1 (1.22%) CCIE Security
7 1 (1.22%) HP APS
7 1 (1.22%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.66%) ISO 22301
3 2 (2.44%) QA
3 2 (2.44%) SLA
4 1 (1.22%) GDPR
4 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.22%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (19.51%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.54%) Virtual Servers
4 6 (7.32%) XenApp
5 4 (4.88%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (3.66%) Terminal Services
6 3 (3.66%) vSphere
7 2 (2.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.22%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (4.88%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (4.88%) SCOM
2 3 (3.66%) FortiGate
2 3 (3.66%) vMotion
3 2 (2.44%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.44%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (2.44%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (2.44%) SCCM
3 2 (2.44%) vCenter Server
4 1 (1.22%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.22%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (1.22%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (1.22%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (19.51%) VMware
2 13 (15.85%) Cisco
3 11 (13.41%) Citrix
4 10 (12.20%) Oracle
5 9 (10.98%) HP
6 8 (9.76%) Microsoft
6 8 (9.76%) NetApp
7 6 (7.32%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.66%) 3PAR
9 2 (2.44%) Atlassian
9 2 (2.44%) Avaya
9 2 (2.44%) CommVault
10 1 (1.22%) BMC
10 1 (1.22%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.22%) IBM
10 1 (1.22%) Meru Networks
10 1 (1.22%) Mitel
10 1 (1.22%) Palo Alto
10 1 (1.22%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.22%) Trustwave