The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 20 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.13% 1.50% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.74% 1.69% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Average daily rate £480 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £384 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.28% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £30.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+39.34% +74.28%
Disaster Recovery
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
107 118 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 83.59% 88.72% 80.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 77 81
Average daily rate £480 £510 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £26.00 - £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Canary Wharf region.

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Canary Wharf region.

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) Data Modelling
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) High Availability
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) ETL
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) DB2
2 4 (66.67%) Low Latency
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (66.67%) ETL Development
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (16.67%) ISO22301
4 1 (16.67%) Service Design
4 1 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (16.67%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (16.67%) Database Theory
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database Theory
4 1 (16.67%) iptables
4 1 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Confluence
1 1 (16.67%) JBoss
1 1 (16.67%) MediaWiki
1 1 (16.67%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) BGP
1 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) IPsec
1 1 (16.67%) IPv6
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) LDAP
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
1 1 (16.67%) OSPF
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (66.67%) DB2
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Hudson
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) ETL Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Senior ETL Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Senior SQL Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Senior SQL Server Developer
1 4 (66.67%) SQL BI Developer
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Developer
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server BI Developer
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Developer
1 4 (66.67%) SSIS Developer
1 4 (66.67%) SSRS Developer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Continuity Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) LAMP
1 1 (16.67%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (16.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) CentOS
1 1 (16.67%) Debian
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Data Modelling
1 5 (83.33%) High Availability
2 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) ETL
2 4 (66.67%) ETL Development
2 4 (66.67%) Low Latency
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Database Theory
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database Theory
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO22301
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) iptables
1 1 (16.67%) Postfix
1 1 (16.67%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat