The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Disaster Recovery
Rank 55 45 50
Rank change year-on-year -10 +5  
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 4 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.94% 1.31% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 1.55% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £335 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.81% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £371 £375 £388
% change year-on-year -1.00% -3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £50.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year -56.00% +51.51%  

Disaster Recovery is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 378 386 347
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 88.52% 84.46% 80.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 214 186
Median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 45 41
Median hourly rate £37.50 £19.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +97.36% -47.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £62.50 £42.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing Disaster Recovery as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Disaster Recovery in Essex

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Essex

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery in Essex over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Disaster Recovery in Essex

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Essex

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basildon - 2 £343 -
Colchester - 1 - -
Disaster Recovery
East of England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Essex region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 6 (75.00%) SQL
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) SAP MII
3 3 (37.50%) SAP BPC
3 3 (37.50%) BC Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) NWDI
3 3 (37.50%) MaxDB
3 3 (37.50%) Sybase
3 3 (37.50%) SAP
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (37.50%) SAP BW
3 3 (37.50%) SAP Basis
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) User Stories
4 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (25.00%) Reinsurance
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (12.50%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Data Guard

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) SAP BPC
1 3 (37.50%) SAP MII
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (37.50%) MaxDB
2 3 (37.50%) SAP BW
3 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) NWDI
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) SAP Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) SAP Basis Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Governance Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (25.00%) Reinsurance
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (25.00%) User Stories
2 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 1 (12.50%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) BC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Data Guard
1 1 (12.50%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) SAP
2 3 (37.50%) Sybase
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft