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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 59 57 50
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 9 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.07% 1.20% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 1.52% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 6
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £358 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £16.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £17.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+88.57% -38.59%
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
627 660 453
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 74.29% 79.14% 70.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 450 292
Average daily rate £385 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 14
Average hourly rate £41.00 £24.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.83% +11.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.87 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.44 £37.00 £37.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 27 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 27 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 20 (66.67%) SQL
1 20 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 19 (63.33%) Clustering
3 18 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (50.00%) Windows
4 15 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 14 (46.67%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (46.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 14 (46.67%) Dynamics AX
5 14 (46.67%) CRM
5 14 (46.67%) SharePoint
5 14 (46.67%) BizTalk Server
6 13 (43.33%) VMware
6 13 (43.33%) Citrix
6 13 (43.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (43.33%) SharePoint 2010
6 13 (43.33%) SharePoint 2013
6 13 (43.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (40.00%) Lync
8 11 (36.67%) .NET
8 11 (36.67%) Application Packaging
9 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
9 10 (33.33%) Data Modelling
10 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (26.67%) Capacity Planning
11 7 (23.33%) Confluence
11 7 (23.33%) Puppet
11 7 (23.33%) Hudson
11 7 (23.33%) CentOS
11 7 (23.33%) XenServer

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (46.67%) SharePoint
1 14 (46.67%) BizTalk Server
2 13 (43.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 13 (43.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 13 (43.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (40.00%) Lync
4 7 (23.33%) nginx
4 7 (23.33%) Confluence
4 7 (23.33%) MediaWiki
4 7 (23.33%) Apache
5 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
5 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2000
7 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (46.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 14 (46.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (46.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) LDAP
1 7 (23.33%) VPN
1 7 (23.33%) Firewall
2 6 (20.00%) IPsec
2 6 (20.00%) Network Security
2 6 (20.00%) LAN
2 6 (20.00%) WAN
2 6 (20.00%) IPv6
2 6 (20.00%) OSPF
2 6 (20.00%) BGP
2 6 (20.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (3.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) MySQL
1 7 (23.33%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Subversion
1 7 (23.33%) JIRA
1 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
1 7 (23.33%) Hudson
1 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Architect
2 12 (40.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (23.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) DBA
6 2 (6.67%) SQL DBA
6 2 (6.67%) Wintel Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (3.33%) Change Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) .NET
1 11 (36.67%) Application Packaging
2 5 (16.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (63.33%) Clustering
2 7 (23.33%) Wiki
3 4 (13.33%) Reference Data
3 4 (13.33%) Data Integration
4 3 (10.00%) Blackberry
5 2 (6.67%) Replication
6 1 (3.33%) iPhone
6 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
6 1 (3.33%) iPad
6 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (23.33%) Debian
3 7 (23.33%) Ubuntu
3 7 (23.33%) Linux
3 7 (23.33%) CentOS
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.33%) Android
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) CRM
2 10 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 8 (26.67%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (23.33%) DevOps
5 6 (20.00%) Database Theory
5 6 (20.00%) Relational Database Theory
5 6 (20.00%) Build Automation
6 4 (13.33%) Data Architecture
7 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (6.67%) Load Balancing
8 1 (3.33%) Release Management
8 1 (3.33%) Performance Management
8 1 (3.33%) Change Control
8 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.33%) Change Management
8 1 (3.33%) Security Management
8 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (20.00%) Perl
2 6 (20.00%) PHP
2 6 (20.00%) Ruby
2 6 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 5 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 5 (16.67%) MCP
2 5 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) CCNA
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 15 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 13 (43.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (23.33%) Postfix
4 7 (23.33%) XenServer
4 7 (23.33%) iptables
4 7 (23.33%) Samba
5 6 (20.00%) XenApp
6 3 (10.00%) VMware ESX
6 3 (10.00%) Terminal Services
7 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) ZABBIX
1 7 (23.33%) Puppet
2 5 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (16.67%) Salt
3 2 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.33%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (43.33%) Citrix
2 13 (43.33%) VMware
3 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
4 4 (13.33%) McAfee
5 3 (10.00%) Sophos
6 2 (6.67%) Symantec
7 1 (3.33%) Intel
7 1 (3.33%) IronPort
7 1 (3.33%) RightFax