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 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 61 66 62
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 10 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.13% 0.34% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 0.44% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 6
Average daily rate £388 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £393 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £445 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £33.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.78% +88.57%
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
713 688 722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 80.38% 78.45% 80.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 509 510 494
Average daily rate £375 £385 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +5.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £482
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 17 25
Average hourly rate £41.50 £37.74 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.96% +27.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £30.13 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

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 28 April 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 11 (84.62%) Service Delivery
2 9 (69.23%) Firmware
2 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 9 (69.23%) Process Improvement
2 9 (69.23%) Vulnerability Management
2 9 (69.23%) Capacity Management
3 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
4 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (46.15%) VMware
5 5 (38.46%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
6 3 (23.08%) Linux
6 3 (23.08%) LDAP
7 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
7 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
7 2 (15.38%) Logistics
7 2 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
7 2 (15.38%) ISO22301
7 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
7 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
7 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (15.38%) Operations Management
8 1 (7.69%) Degree
8 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
8 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
8 1 (7.69%) Windows 7

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) LDAP
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MS Access
1 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Technical Specialist
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Virtualisation Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Database Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Scripter
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) DHTML
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Service Delivery
2 9 (69.23%) Capacity Management
2 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 9 (69.23%) Process Improvement
2 9 (69.23%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
3 2 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Logistics
3 2 (15.38%) Operations Management
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (15.38%) ISO22301
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Firmware
2 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 3 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft