Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 75 77
Rank change year-on-year -18 +2 +11
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 2 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.25% 0.69% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.81% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
Essex median daily rate £225 £548 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -58.90% +68.46% -13.33%
10th Percentile £213 £546 £306
90th Percentile £238 £549 £479
East of England median daily rate £375 £361 £375
% change year-on-year +4.02% -3.87% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Essex median hourly rate - £36.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +60.00% -
East of England median hourly rate £33.75 £36.00 £17.56
% change year-on-year -6.25% +104.98% -

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 Essex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 674 744 960
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 85.75% 85.42% 78.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 449 532
Essex median daily rate £500 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £300 £225 £250
90th Percentile £600 £526 £549
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 143 146
Essex median hourly rate £31.27 £31.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.75% - +6.78%
10th Percentile £12.22 £15.75 £15.75
90th Percentile £63.75 £43.60 £44.13
East of England median hourly rate £31.03 £31.48 £25.00
% change year-on-year -1.41% +25.90% +3.65%

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Disaster Recovery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 19 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
Colchester - 1 - -
Disaster Recovery
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 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 Essex region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server

Disaster Recovery
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Database Mirroring
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds