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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 63 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 7 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.76% 1.29% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 0
Average daily rate
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£398 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.63% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £413 £365
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +13.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.09%
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
694 648 449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 75.52% 76.15% 73.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 560 463 318
Average daily rate £400 £380 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 12
Average hourly rate £41.00 £20.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.00% -48.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.05 £15.70 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £33.80 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 4 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) Law
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Clustering
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) SCDPM
4 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (12.50%) NAS
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
4 1 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (12.50%) CCEE

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) DB2
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (25.00%) Law
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Administrator
1 2 (25.00%) Procurement Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Officer
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Server Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security
4 1 (12.50%) Logistics
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Operations Management
4 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CCEE
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (12.50%) MCDBA
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) SCVMM
1 1 (12.50%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Dell
2 1 (12.50%) CommVault