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 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 63 61 48
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 13 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.50% 0.57% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 0.73% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 6
Average daily rate
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£450 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 - £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 - £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £14.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -42.14%
Disaster Recovery
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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
660 688 462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 76.12% 78.81% 69.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 475 294
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 25 15
Average hourly rate £41.00 £24.00 £13.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.83% +73.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £13.55 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.28 £29.50 £37.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 2015, 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 22 (59.46%) SQL
2 21 (56.76%) Active Directory
3 19 (51.35%) Microsoft
3 19 (51.35%) Clustering
4 16 (43.24%) Windows
5 15 (40.54%) Hyper-V
6 14 (37.84%) Dynamics CRM
6 14 (37.84%) Dynamics AX
6 14 (37.84%) CRM
6 14 (37.84%) SharePoint
6 14 (37.84%) BizTalk Server
6 14 (37.84%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (35.14%) SharePoint 2010
7 13 (35.14%) SharePoint 2013
7 13 (35.14%) Exchange Server 2013
7 13 (35.14%) Citrix
7 13 (35.14%) VMware
7 13 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (32.43%) Lync
9 11 (29.73%) Application Packaging
9 11 (29.73%) .NET
10 10 (27.03%) Data Modelling
10 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
11 9 (24.32%) LDAP
11 9 (24.32%) Linux
11 9 (24.32%) Red Hat
11 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (21.62%) Firewall
12 8 (21.62%) Perl
12 8 (21.62%) Bash Shell

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 14 (37.84%) SharePoint
1 14 (37.84%) BizTalk Server
2 13 (35.14%) SharePoint 2010
2 13 (35.14%) SharePoint 2013
2 13 (35.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (32.43%) Lync
4 7 (18.92%) nginx
4 7 (18.92%) Confluence
4 7 (18.92%) MediaWiki
4 7 (18.92%) Apache
5 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
5 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2000
8 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (5.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (37.84%) Dynamics CRM
1 14 (37.84%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (37.84%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) LDAP
2 8 (21.62%) Firewall
3 7 (18.92%) VPN
4 6 (16.22%) LAN
4 6 (16.22%) WAN
4 6 (16.22%) IPv6
4 6 (16.22%) OSPF
4 6 (16.22%) BGP
4 6 (16.22%) EIGRP
4 6 (16.22%) IPsec
4 6 (16.22%) Network Security
5 2 (5.41%) LTE
5 2 (5.41%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (5.41%) 2G
5 2 (5.41%) 3G
5 2 (5.41%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) MySQL
1 7 (18.92%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Subversion
1 7 (18.92%) JIRA
1 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
1 7 (18.92%) Hudson
1 7 (18.92%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.70%) Selenium
2 1 (2.70%) Maven
General
1 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Architect
2 12 (32.43%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (18.92%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) DBA
7 2 (5.41%) Security Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) SQL DBA
7 2 (5.41%) Network Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Risk Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Wintel Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) Change Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 1 (2.70%) IT Risk Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (29.73%) .NET
1 11 (29.73%) Application Packaging
2 5 (13.51%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (51.35%) Clustering
2 7 (18.92%) Wiki
3 4 (10.81%) Reference Data
3 4 (10.81%) Data Integration
3 4 (10.81%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.41%) Replication
4 2 (5.41%) iPad
4 2 (5.41%) iPhone
5 1 (2.70%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (43.24%) Windows
2 9 (24.32%) Linux
2 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (18.92%) Debian
3 7 (18.92%) Ubuntu
3 7 (18.92%) CentOS
4 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.41%) UNIX
4 2 (5.41%) Android
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) CRM
2 10 (27.03%) Data Modelling
3 8 (21.62%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (18.92%) DevOps
4 7 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (16.22%) Database Theory
5 6 (16.22%) Relational Database Theory
5 6 (16.22%) Build Automation
6 4 (10.81%) Data Architecture
6 4 (10.81%) Business Continuity
6 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
6 4 (10.81%) Change Management
7 3 (8.11%) Security Management
7 3 (8.11%) Load Balancing
8 2 (5.41%) Problem Management
8 2 (5.41%) Performance Management
8 2 (5.41%) Data Analysis
8 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
8 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (5.41%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (59.46%) SQL
2 8 (21.62%) Perl
2 8 (21.62%) Bash Shell
3 6 (16.22%) PHP
3 6 (16.22%) Ruby
4 5 (13.51%) Java
5 3 (8.11%) Python
6 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.51%) DV Cleared
2 5 (13.51%) MCP
2 5 (13.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) CCNA
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
1 2 (5.41%) Solvency II
System Software
1 21 (56.76%) Active Directory
2 15 (40.54%) Hyper-V
3 13 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (18.92%) XenServer
4 7 (18.92%) Postfix
4 7 (18.92%) Samba
5 6 (16.22%) XenApp
6 3 (8.11%) VMware ESX
6 3 (8.11%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) ZABBIX
1 7 (18.92%) Puppet
2 5 (13.51%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (13.51%) Salt
3 2 (5.41%) NSN NetAct
3 2 (5.41%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.70%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.70%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 19 (51.35%) Microsoft
2 13 (35.14%) Citrix
2 13 (35.14%) VMware
3 9 (24.32%) Red Hat
4 4 (10.81%) McAfee
5 3 (8.11%) Sophos
6 2 (5.41%) Symantec
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle
6 2 (5.41%) IBM
6 2 (5.41%) IronPort
6 2 (5.41%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 2 (5.41%) RightFax
6 2 (5.41%) Intel
7 1 (2.70%) Huawei
7 1 (2.70%) HP