The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 67 52 63
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +11
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 6 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.77% 1.07% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 1.43% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 3
Median daily rate £373 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.87% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £365 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £400 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £415
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -15.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £27.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £20.75 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+73.49% +45.61%
Disaster Recovery
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
639 560 506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.35% 74.87% 72.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 360 313
Median daily rate £380 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 13
Median hourly rate £25.00 £41.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.39% +50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Disaster Recovery as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) Change Management
2 4 (30.77%) Migration
2 4 (30.77%) LAN
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) WAN
3 3 (23.08%) OSPF
3 3 (23.08%) BGP
3 3 (23.08%) EIGRP
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) H.323
3 3 (23.08%) VoIP
3 3 (23.08%) Wireless
3 3 (23.08%) VLAN
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (23.08%) Spanning Tree
3 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
4 2 (15.38%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (15.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (15.38%) High Availability
4 2 (15.38%) Puppet
4 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (15.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) LAN
2 4 (30.77%) WAN
3 3 (23.08%) BGP
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (23.08%) EIGRP
3 3 (23.08%) H.323
3 3 (23.08%) OSPF
3 3 (23.08%) Spanning Tree
3 3 (23.08%) VLAN
3 3 (23.08%) VoIP
3 3 (23.08%) Wireless
4 1 (7.69%) DNS
4 1 (7.69%) Junos
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) German Language
2 1 (7.69%) Italian Language
2 1 (7.69%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Network Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Avaya Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Avaya Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planner
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Information Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Security Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Vendor Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) BYOD
2 1 (7.69%) CMDB
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) RSA SecurID
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) AIX
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
1 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Solaris
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Change Management
2 4 (30.77%) Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) BCP
4 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
4 2 (15.38%) High Availability
4 2 (15.38%) Information Security
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Service Management
5 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
5 1 (7.69%) Change Control
5 1 (7.69%) ISMS
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.69%) ISO22301
1 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) NFS
1 1 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (15.38%) Puppet
3 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) Avaya
2 2 (15.38%) Nortel
3 1 (7.69%) Cognizant
3 1 (7.69%) MobileIron
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow
3 1 (7.69%) Symantec
3 1 (7.69%) Veritas