The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 68 69 64
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 4 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.54% 0.95% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 1.12% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 3
Median daily rate £363 £398 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.80% +32.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £415
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -15.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+83.87% -11.42%
Disaster Recovery
North 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 Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
614 892 671
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 82.42% 84.39% 77.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 563 367
Median daily rate £413 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £313 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £572 £549
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 31 37
Median hourly rate £21.05 £17.50 £31.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.25% -44.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.86 £14.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Disaster Recovery as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +17 3 - - 1
Disaster Recovery
North West

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
1 5 (50.00%) High Availability
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (30.00%) HP
3 3 (30.00%) SAN
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Replication
3 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Database Tuning
3 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 3 (30.00%) Banking
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (20.00%) HP Storage
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Markit EDM
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (20.00%) ETL
4 2 (20.00%) Reuters
4 2 (20.00%) Bloomberg
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) Windows

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Developer
1 3 (30.00%) SSIS Developer
1 3 (30.00%) T-SQL Developer
2 2 (20.00%) DBA
2 2 (20.00%) ETL Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (20.00%) Wintel Support
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Mainframe DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning DBA
3 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (10.00%) SSAS Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) EDI
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Replication
2 2 (20.00%) HP Storage
3 1 (10.00%) Clustering
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) High Availability
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (30.00%) Database Tuning
3 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) ETL
5 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
1 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) Bloomberg
2 2 (20.00%) EMC
2 2 (20.00%) Reuters
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (10.00%) Axway
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle