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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 70 60 65
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 3 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.36% 1.49% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 1.94% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 0
Average daily rate £400 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £371 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.34% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.50 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+172.97% +5.71%
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
687 671 627
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 81.30% 77.13% 77.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 509 439
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £530 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 9 28
Average hourly rate £37.50 £44.44 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.61% +77.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £13.30 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.25 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 11 February 2016, 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 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) SCDPM
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) ISO22301
2 2 (40.00%) Logistics
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) Operations Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) CommVault
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) MS Access
3 1 (20.00%) DHTML

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MS Access
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Database Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) IT Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) DHTML
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Logistics
1 2 (40.00%) Operations Management
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (40.00%) ISO22301
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (40.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) CommVault
2 2 (40.00%) VMware