Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 125 156
Rank change year-on-year -22 +31 +11
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 63 78 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.25% 1.59% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 1.87% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 51 25
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +10.29% -2.86%
10th Percentile £254 £263 £245
90th Percentile £500 £438 £498
England median daily rate £446 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +11.56% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
East of England median hourly rate £13.75 £23.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.49% -34.72% -
England median hourly rate £22.93 £35.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -34.49% +75.00% -27.27%

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 4,281 4,161 4,099
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 84.99% 85.07% 82.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,475 2,414 2,342
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £240 £250 £224
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £468 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.89% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 251 268 322
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £28.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.13% +15.00% -
10th Percentile £11.18 £12.00 £13.78
90th Percentile £48.25 £47.65 £46.00
England median hourly rate £21.00 £23.25 £22.85
% change year-on-year -9.68% +1.77% +4.05%

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 25 September 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
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 25 September 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 +25 28 £420 +52.73%
Cambridgeshire -16 13 £388 +3.33% 3
Norfolk +24 10 £400 +11.11% 1
Hertfordshire -12 8 £446 +28.42% 16
Bedfordshire -1 2 £338 -20.59% 1
Suffolk -12 2 £243 -23.02%
Disaster Recovery
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 27 (42.86%) ITIL
1 27 (42.86%) Business Continuity
2 21 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 21 (33.33%) Finance
2 21 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 17 (26.98%) Supplier Management
4 16 (25.40%) Business Continuity Management
5 15 (23.81%) Service Management
6 14 (22.22%) ITSM
7 13 (20.63%) Windows
8 12 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (17.46%) Firewall
10 10 (15.87%) Incident Management
11 9 (14.29%) Security Cleared
11 9 (14.29%) Process Improvement
11 9 (14.29%) Linux
12 8 (12.70%) Collaborative Working
12 8 (12.70%) PRINCE2
12 8 (12.70%) Web Services
12 8 (12.70%) Mainframe
12 8 (12.70%) Migration
12 8 (12.70%) Resource Management
13 7 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
13 7 (11.11%) High Availability
13 7 (11.11%) Analytics
13 7 (11.11%) Data Centre
13 7 (11.11%) Unix
13 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
14 6 (9.52%) Cisco
14 6 (9.52%) IBM

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 (4.76%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.17%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Akamai
1 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.17%) IaaS
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.46%) Firewall
2 6 (9.52%) APPN
2 6 (9.52%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
2 6 (9.52%) SNA
2 6 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 6 (9.52%) Wireshark
3 4 (6.35%) LAN
3 4 (6.35%) WAN
4 3 (4.76%) DNS
4 3 (4.76%) VoIP
5 2 (3.17%) BIG-IP
5 2 (3.17%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (3.17%) FTP
5 2 (3.17%) Network Security
5 2 (3.17%) OSPF
5 2 (3.17%) SMTP
5 2 (3.17%) SNMP
5 2 (3.17%) SSL
5 2 (3.17%) Telnet
6 1 (1.59%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) MySQL
3 2 (3.17%) Big Data
4 1 (1.59%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.76%) CA Gen
2 1 (1.59%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 21 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Retail
3 2 (3.17%) Multimedia
3 2 (3.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (26.98%) Analyst
2 13 (20.63%) IT Manager
3 9 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 9 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
3 9 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 9 (14.29%) Service Management Manager
3 9 (14.29%) Service Manager
4 7 (11.11%) Incident Manager
5 6 (9.52%) Incident Analyst
5 6 (9.52%) Service Management Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Mainframe Programmer
6 4 (6.35%) Programmer
6 4 (6.35%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.35%) SOC Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Administrator
7 3 (4.76%) DBA
7 3 (4.76%) Incident and Problem Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Mainframe Systems Programmer
7 3 (4.76%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.70%) Web Services
2 6 (9.52%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.59%) .NET
3 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (1.59%) XML
3 1 (1.59%) XSD
3 1 (1.59%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Mainframe
2 7 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.94%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.94%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.76%) Replication
5 2 (3.17%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (3.17%) NHS
5 2 (3.17%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (3.17%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.59%) Clustering
6 1 (1.59%) CMDB
6 1 (1.59%) e-Health
6 1 (1.59%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.59%) LIMS
6 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.59%) PACS
6 1 (1.59%) PKI
6 1 (1.59%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (1.59%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.63%) Windows
2 9 (14.29%) Linux
3 7 (11.11%) Unix
4 6 (9.52%) zOS
5 5 (7.94%) CentOS
5 5 (7.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (7.94%) Windows Server
6 4 (6.35%) AIX
6 4 (6.35%) Solaris
7 2 (3.17%) Data ONTAP
7 2 (3.17%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.59%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.86%) Business Continuity
1 27 (42.86%) ITIL
2 21 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 21 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 17 (26.98%) Supplier Management
4 16 (25.40%) Business Continuity Management
5 15 (23.81%) Service Management
6 14 (22.22%) ITSM
7 12 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
8 10 (15.87%) Incident Management
9 9 (14.29%) Process Improvement
10 8 (12.70%) Collaborative Working
10 8 (12.70%) Migration
10 8 (12.70%) PRINCE2
10 8 (12.70%) Resource Management
11 7 (11.11%) Analytics
11 7 (11.11%) High Availability
11 7 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (9.52%) Line Management
12 6 (9.52%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.52%) JCL
2 5 (7.94%) SQL
3 4 (6.35%) C#
3 4 (6.35%) Shell Script
4 3 (4.76%) Perl
4 3 (4.76%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.59%) C
6 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.94%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.76%) BC Cleared
4 2 (3.17%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.59%) CCDA
5 1 (1.59%) CCNP
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.59%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.59%) Degree
5 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) SLA
2 2 (3.17%) HL7
2 2 (3.17%) PMO
2 2 (3.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.59%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 6 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.17%) vSphere
2 2 (3.17%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.59%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) FortiGate
1 3 (4.76%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (3.17%) Ansible
2 2 (3.17%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.17%) Terraform
2 2 (3.17%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (3.17%) vMotion
3 1 (1.59%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.59%) Nexpose
3 1 (1.59%) QRadar
3 1 (1.59%) SCCM
3 1 (1.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.52%) Cisco
2 6 (9.52%) IBM
2 6 (9.52%) Oracle
3 4 (6.35%) HP
3 4 (6.35%) Veeam
4 3 (4.76%) Acronis
4 3 (4.76%) BEA
4 3 (4.76%) Citrix
4 3 (4.76%) Hyperion
4 3 (4.76%) Informatica
4 3 (4.76%) VMware
4 3 (4.76%) webMethods
5 2 (3.17%) Cloudera
5 2 (3.17%) F5
5 2 (3.17%) NetApp
6 1 (1.59%) Aerohive Networks
6 1 (1.59%) Exinda
6 1 (1.59%) Rapid7
6 1 (1.59%) Xamarin