The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 58 54 71
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +17
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 14 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.48% 0.31% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 0.43% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 1
Average daily rate
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£388 £280 £700
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.39% -60.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £370
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.65 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+13.94% -
Disaster Recovery
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
701 461 623
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 74.18% 71.14% 70.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 497 344 390
Average daily rate £380 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £258 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 7 37
Average hourly rate £23.75 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.62% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.30 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £50.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +3.44%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Disaster Recovery.

1 15 (55.56%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Linux
3 12 (44.44%) SQL
3 12 (44.44%) WAN
3 12 (44.44%) Red Hat
3 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (44.44%) Bash Shell
4 11 (40.74%) LAN
4 11 (40.74%) Perl
4 11 (40.74%) LDAP
4 11 (40.74%) Firewall
4 11 (40.74%) VMware
5 10 (37.04%) LAMP
5 10 (37.04%) Samba
5 10 (37.04%) Debian
5 10 (37.04%) Ruby
5 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (37.04%) Network Security
5 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (37.04%) ZABBIX
5 10 (37.04%) Apache
5 10 (37.04%) MySQL
5 10 (37.04%) nginx
5 10 (37.04%) Capacity Planning
5 10 (37.04%) Puppet
5 10 (37.04%) Hudson
5 10 (37.04%) Jenkins
5 10 (37.04%) DevOps
6 9 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 9 (33.33%) MediaWiki

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Disaster Recovery. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (37.04%) Apache
1 10 (37.04%) nginx
2 9 (33.33%) Confluence
2 9 (33.33%) MediaWiki
3 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (3.70%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Agresso
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (44.44%) WAN
2 11 (40.74%) LDAP
2 11 (40.74%) LAN
2 11 (40.74%) Firewall
3 10 (37.04%) Network Security
4 9 (33.33%) IPsec
4 9 (33.33%) VPN
4 9 (33.33%) IPv6
4 9 (33.33%) OSPF
4 9 (33.33%) BGP
4 9 (33.33%) EIGRP
5 2 (7.41%) 3G
5 2 (7.41%) DNS
5 2 (7.41%) 2G
5 2 (7.41%) LTE
5 2 (7.41%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (3.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) MySQL
2 9 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Hudson
1 10 (37.04%) Jenkins
2 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 9 (33.33%) Subversion
2 9 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (3.70%) Selenium
3 1 (3.70%) Maven
3 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Analyst
1 6 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (11.11%) Administrator
3 2 (7.41%) Architect
3 2 (7.41%) Consultant
3 2 (7.41%) Security Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Network Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery Consultant
3 2 (7.41%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) IT Risk Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Test Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) LAMP
2 2 (7.41%) Middleware
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Wiki
2 3 (11.11%) iPhone
2 3 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) iPad
4 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.70%) Clustering
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Linux
3 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (37.04%) Debian
5 9 (33.33%) Ubuntu
6 6 (22.22%) CentOS
7 3 (11.11%) Android
7 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
8 2 (7.41%) UNIX
9 1 (3.70%) HPUX
9 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (37.04%) Capacity Planning
1 10 (37.04%) DevOps
2 9 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 5 (18.52%) Business Continuity
4 4 (14.81%) ITIL
4 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
4 4 (14.81%) Change Management
5 3 (11.11%) Build Automation
6 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (7.41%) Performance Management
6 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
6 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
6 2 (7.41%) Test Scripting
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Security Management
6 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
6 2 (7.41%) Workflow
6 2 (7.41%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) SQL
1 12 (44.44%) Bash Shell
2 11 (40.74%) Perl
3 10 (37.04%) Ruby
4 9 (33.33%) Java
4 9 (33.33%) PHP
5 2 (7.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) CCNA
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) OCP
2 1 (3.70%) OCA
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
1 2 (7.41%) Solvency II
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) Samba
1 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (33.33%) Postfix
2 9 (33.33%) XenServer
3 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.70%) Firmware
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) ZABBIX
1 10 (37.04%) Puppet
2 3 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (11.11%) Salt
3 2 (7.41%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Red Hat
2 11 (40.74%) VMware
3 9 (33.33%) Citrix
4 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
5 3 (11.11%) Oracle
5 3 (11.11%) RightFax
6 2 (7.41%) IronPort
6 2 (7.41%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 2 (7.41%) Business Objects
6 2 (7.41%) IBM
6 2 (7.41%) HP
6 2 (7.41%) Intel
6 2 (7.41%) TIBCO
7 1 (3.70%) Civica
7 1 (3.70%) Huawei
7 1 (3.70%) ForgeRock