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 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 66 60
Rank change year-on-year +14 -6  
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 5 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.87% 0.47% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 0.59% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 6
Median daily rate £550 £450 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% +32.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £450 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £43.28 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £43.28 £27.25
% change year-on-year -17.97% +58.82%  

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 Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 455 683 665
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 79.27% 79.98% 77.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 406 326
Median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 22 36
Median hourly rate £29.75 £19.61 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.70% -9.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.61 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £25.00 £40.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 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 3 months to 25 June 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 25 June 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 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (22.22%) ISO 22301
3 2 (22.22%) BCP
3 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) CCNP
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (22.22%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Google
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) JIRA
4 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) Django
4 1 (11.11%) Release Management
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Confluence
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) CTI
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) VoIP
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
1 1 (11.11%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Bitbucket
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (11.11%) Brand Awareness
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery Manager
1 2 (22.22%) IT Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) AWS Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Business Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Network Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Presales Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Python Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Python Developer
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Celery
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) Django
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) jQuery
1 1 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (11.11%) IVR
2 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) BCP
1 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
1 2 (22.22%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) AOP
2 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
2 1 (11.11%) B2B
2 1 (11.11%) B2C
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Release Management
2 1 (11.11%) Scrum
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNP
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) AWS Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCIE
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Sun
2 1 (11.11%) VMware