Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 72 93
Rank change year-on-year -7 +21 -33
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 11 26 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.88% 1.77% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 2.22% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 16
Reading median daily rate £575 £455 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.37% +7.06% -22.73%
10th Percentile £170 £369 £363
90th Percentile £650 £560 £494
Berkshire median daily rate £513 £450 £428
% change year-on-year +13.89% +5.26% -21.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Reading median hourly rate - £43.28 -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £43.28 £50.00
% change year-on-year - -13.44% -

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1032 1171 1498
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 82.36% 79.66% 77.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 614 925
Reading median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - -
10th Percentile £275 £228 £231
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 47 82
Reading median hourly rate £14.50 £22.50 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.56% -27.18% +81.02%
10th Percentile £10.75 £14.25 £15.03
90th Percentile £35.00 £55.00 £46.62
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £30.90
% change year-on-year -17.14% -43.37% +80.07%

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Disaster Recovery in Reading

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Reading

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery in Reading over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Disaster Recovery in Reading

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Reading

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 Reading region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 10 (90.91%) Security Cleared
2 9 (81.82%) SC Cleared
3 7 (63.64%) Degree
3 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
3 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
3 7 (63.64%) DNS
4 6 (54.55%) Oracle
5 5 (45.45%) Perl
5 5 (45.45%) Solaris
5 5 (45.45%) Linux
5 5 (45.45%) Python
5 5 (45.45%) Sun
5 5 (45.45%) Unix
5 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
5 5 (45.45%) JSON
5 5 (45.45%) Ruby
5 5 (45.45%) Xen
5 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
5 5 (45.45%) Puppet
5 5 (45.45%) Oracle Exadata
5 5 (45.45%) Oracle Exalogic
5 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
5 5 (45.45%) Ansible
5 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
5 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (45.45%) Contingency Planning
5 5 (45.45%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (36.36%) Windows
7 2 (18.18%) Windows 10

Disaster Recovery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
2 1 (9.09%) IaaS
2 1 (9.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) DNS
1 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) Internet
2 2 (18.18%) NAS
2 2 (18.18%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Exadata
1 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Server Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Director
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Transformation Director
4 1 (9.09%) Transformation Programme Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) JSON
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle Exalogic
3 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) Replication
4 1 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Licensing
4 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
4 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
1 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (45.45%) Solaris
1 5 (45.45%) Unix
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Contingency Planning
1 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
2 2 (18.18%) Information Security
3 1 (9.09%) Identity Management
3 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile First
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) SOA
3 1 (9.09%) Software Licensing
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
1 5 (45.45%) Perl
1 5 (45.45%) Python
1 5 (45.45%) Ruby
2 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Security Cleared
2 9 (81.82%) SC Cleared
3 7 (63.64%) Degree
4 5 (45.45%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Xen
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Ansible
1 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (45.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
2 5 (45.45%) Sun
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft