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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank - 55 49
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 0 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - 1.68% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.14% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 2
Average daily rate
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- £425 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +38.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £20.25 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+50.61% -4.70%
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
659 654 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 76.10% 78.51% 65.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 496 451 208
Average daily rate £390 £373 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.69% +14.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 38 8
Average hourly rate £37.04 £25.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.16% -30.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.46 £16.70 £24.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
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 22 May 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 12 (92.31%) Windows
1 12 (92.31%) Citrix
1 12 (92.31%) VMware
1 12 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) VPN
3 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) Apache
3 6 (46.15%) LDAP
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) MySQL
3 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (46.15%) Subversion
3 6 (46.15%) Ubuntu
3 6 (46.15%) JIRA
3 6 (46.15%) Wiki
3 6 (46.15%) Firewall
3 6 (46.15%) Samba
3 6 (46.15%) Debian
3 6 (46.15%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
3 6 (46.15%) ZABBIX
3 6 (46.15%) Postfix
3 6 (46.15%) XenApp
3 6 (46.15%) XenServer
3 6 (46.15%) nginx
3 6 (46.15%) CentOS
3 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6 (46.15%) Apache
1 6 (46.15%) nginx
1 6 (46.15%) Confluence
1 6 (46.15%) MediaWiki
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2000
2 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
3 2 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (7.69%) IIS
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) VPN
1 6 (46.15%) LDAP
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) BGP
2 5 (38.46%) EIGRP
2 5 (38.46%) IPsec
2 5 (38.46%) Network Security
2 5 (38.46%) LAN
2 5 (38.46%) WAN
2 5 (38.46%) OSPF
2 5 (38.46%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) MySQL
1 6 (46.15%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Subversion
1 6 (46.15%) JIRA
1 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
1 6 (46.15%) Hudson
1 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Wintel Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) DBA
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
5 1 (7.69%) Change Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Wiki
2 5 (38.46%) Clustering
3 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
4 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
4 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Ubuntu
2 6 (46.15%) Debian
2 6 (46.15%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (46.15%) Capacity Planning
1 6 (46.15%) DevOps
2 5 (38.46%) Database Theory
2 5 (38.46%) Relational Database Theory
2 5 (38.46%) Build Automation
2 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
3 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.69%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
2 5 (38.46%) Ruby
2 5 (38.46%) Perl
2 5 (38.46%) PHP
3 4 (30.77%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (38.46%) DV Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) MCP
3 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.69%) CCNA
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) Samba
3 6 (46.15%) Postfix
3 6 (46.15%) XenApp
3 6 (46.15%) XenServer
3 6 (46.15%) iptables
4 3 (23.08%) VMware ESX
4 3 (23.08%) Terminal Services
5 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) ZABBIX
1 6 (46.15%) Puppet
2 4 (30.77%) Salt
2 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (15.38%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
4 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
4 1 (7.69%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Citrix
1 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) McAfee
4 3 (23.08%) Sophos
5 2 (15.38%) Symantec