The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 157 123 163
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +40
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 49 72 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.85% 1.25% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 1.62% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 48 34
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£445 £418 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.58% -1.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £332 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £413 £370
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +11.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
Average hourly rate £19.00 £31.43 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.53% +33.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £14.25 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+3.50% -22.97%
Disaster Recovery
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4570 4457 5540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 79.08% 77.34% 78.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3609 3320 4120
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 42 94
Average hourly rate £21.00 £23.50 £27.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.63% -16.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £46.70 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 41 (45.05%) Windows
2 36 (39.56%) Microsoft
3 32 (35.16%) VMware
4 29 (31.87%) Active Directory
4 29 (31.87%) Business Continuity
5 27 (29.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 27 (29.67%) ITIL
6 24 (26.37%) Data Centre
7 23 (25.27%) SQL Server
8 22 (24.18%) LAN
9 21 (23.08%) WAN
10 20 (21.98%) SQL
11 19 (20.88%) Finance
12 18 (19.78%) SAN
12 18 (19.78%) Windows Server 2008
13 17 (18.68%) Clustering
14 16 (17.58%) Migration
14 16 (17.58%) Cisco
15 15 (16.48%) Citrix
15 15 (16.48%) MS Exchange
15 15 (16.48%) Firewall
15 15 (16.48%) Windows Server 2003
15 15 (16.48%) BCP
16 14 (15.38%) HP
16 14 (15.38%) Oracle
16 14 (15.38%) Business Continuity Planning
17 13 (14.29%) Replication
17 13 (14.29%) PowerShell
17 13 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
17 13 (14.29%) Problem Management

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 15 (16.48%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 9 (9.89%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (4.40%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (3.30%) Lync
6 3 (3.30%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (3.30%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (3.30%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.20%) IIS
7 2 (2.20%) Apache
8 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.10%) WordPress
8 1 (1.10%) nginx
8 1 (1.10%) Confluence
8 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.10%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 12 (13.19%) MS Excel
2 10 (10.99%) MS Office
3 4 (4.40%) MS Project
4 2 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.10%) Global One
1 1 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.10%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (1.10%) GitHub
2 1 (1.10%) IaaS
2 1 (1.10%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.10%) SoftLayer
2 1 (1.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (24.18%) LAN
2 21 (23.08%) WAN
3 18 (19.78%) SAN
4 15 (16.48%) Firewall
5 9 (9.89%) DSL
5 9 (9.89%) MPLS
6 8 (8.79%) DNS
6 8 (8.79%) BIG-IP
7 4 (4.40%) NAS
7 4 (4.40%) TCP/IP
7 4 (4.40%) Ethernet
8 3 (3.30%) DHCP
8 3 (3.30%) SSL
8 3 (3.30%) EIGRP
9 2 (2.20%) OSPF
9 2 (2.20%) BGP
10 1 (1.10%) IPv6
10 1 (1.10%) DMZ
10 1 (1.10%) Intranet
10 1 (1.10%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (25.27%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (9.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (9.89%) Oracle Database
4 7 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (6.59%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (4.40%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (3.30%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.20%) Big Data
9 1 (1.10%) MySQL
9 1 (1.10%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.10%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.10%) IntelliJ
2 1 (1.10%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.10%) JMeter
2 1 (1.10%) Subversion
2 1 (1.10%) Maven
2 1 (1.10%) JIRA
2 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.10%) Hudson
General
1 19 (20.88%) Finance
2 6 (6.59%) Banking
3 2 (2.20%) Billing
3 2 (2.20%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Local Government
4 1 (1.10%) Retail
4 1 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (18.68%) Analyst
2 10 (10.99%) DBA
2 10 (10.99%) SQL DBA
3 9 (9.89%) Administrator
3 9 (9.89%) Consultant
3 9 (9.89%) Developer
4 8 (8.79%) Architect
4 8 (8.79%) Project Manager
4 8 (8.79%) SQL Server DBA
4 8 (8.79%) Server Administrator
5 7 (7.69%) Operations Analyst
6 5 (5.49%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 5 (5.49%) Windows Administrator
6 5 (5.49%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 5 (5.49%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (5.49%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.40%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (4.40%) Oracle DBA
7 4 (4.40%) SharePoint Developer
7 4 (4.40%) SAN Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.69%) Middleware
2 5 (5.49%) J2EE
3 4 (4.40%) .NET
4 3 (3.30%) SOAP
4 3 (3.30%) Oracle ADF
4 3 (3.30%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (3.30%) WebCenter
5 2 (2.20%) SAML
5 2 (2.20%) CSS
6 1 (1.10%) HTML
6 1 (1.10%) XML
6 1 (1.10%) EDI
6 1 (1.10%) LAMP
6 1 (1.10%) Windows Identity Foundation
6 1 (1.10%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.37%) Data Centre
2 17 (18.68%) Clustering
3 13 (14.29%) Replication
4 10 (10.99%) Blackberry
5 9 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (8.79%) Thin Client
6 8 (8.79%) Fat Client
7 4 (4.40%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (4.40%) Computer Science
7 4 (4.40%) PMI
8 3 (3.30%) Management Information System
8 3 (3.30%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (3.30%) Hedge funds
9 2 (2.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (2.20%) Fixed Income
10 1 (1.10%) CLARiiON
10 1 (1.10%) NHS
10 1 (1.10%) Wiki
10 1 (1.10%) IVR
10 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 41 (45.05%) Windows
2 18 (19.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (16.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (9.89%) UNIX
5 9 (9.89%) Linux
6 8 (8.79%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.40%) AIX
8 2 (2.20%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.20%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (2.20%) CentOS
9 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.10%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.10%) Debian
9 1 (1.10%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.10%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (31.87%) Business Continuity
2 27 (29.67%) ITIL
3 16 (17.58%) Migration
4 15 (16.48%) BCP
5 14 (15.38%) Business Continuity Planning
6 13 (14.29%) Problem Management
7 12 (13.19%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (12.09%) Service Management
9 10 (10.99%) Performance Management
10 7 (7.69%) Database Mirroring
11 6 (6.59%) Server Building
11 6 (6.59%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (6.59%) Project Management
12 5 (5.49%) Validation
12 5 (5.49%) PRINCE2
12 5 (5.49%) Data Modelling
12 5 (5.49%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (4.40%) SOA
13 4 (4.40%) Service Delivery
13 4 (4.40%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.98%) SQL
2 13 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 9 (9.89%) T-SQL
4 4 (4.40%) C#
4 4 (4.40%) Java
4 4 (4.40%) Perl
4 4 (4.40%) Shell Script
4 4 (4.40%) PL/SQL
4 4 (4.40%) Korn
5 3 (3.30%) VBScript
6 2 (2.20%) PHP
6 2 (2.20%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.10%) Python
7 1 (1.10%) Ruby
7 1 (1.10%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (8.79%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.49%) MCSE
2 5 (5.49%) Degree
3 4 (4.40%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.40%) PMI Certification
4 3 (3.30%) CISSP
4 3 (3.30%) CISM
5 2 (2.20%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.20%) CISA
6 1 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.10%) CCNA
6 1 (1.10%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (4.40%) QA
3 1 (1.10%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.10%) BS7799
System Software
1 29 (31.87%) Active Directory
2 27 (29.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (10.99%) XenApp
4 9 (9.89%) vSphere
5 8 (8.79%) NLBS
6 7 (7.69%) Hyper-V
7 6 (6.59%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (5.49%) Xen
9 4 (4.40%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (4.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (4.40%) VMware Server
9 4 (4.40%) VMware ESX
9 4 (4.40%) Oracle Clusterware
10 2 (2.20%) XenDesktop
11 1 (1.10%) KVM
11 1 (1.10%) Postfix
11 1 (1.10%) XenServer
11 1 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (1.10%) Samba
11 1 (1.10%) iptables
Systems Management
1 10 (10.99%) SCCM
2 8 (8.79%) WSUS
3 5 (5.49%) OpenView
4 4 (4.40%) Tivoli
4 4 (4.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (4.40%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (4.40%) HP SIM
4 4 (4.40%) Data Guard
5 3 (3.30%) Puppet
5 3 (3.30%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (1.10%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.10%) Ansible
6 1 (1.10%) Salt
6 1 (1.10%) EdgeSight
6 1 (1.10%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.10%) SCOM
6 1 (1.10%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (1.10%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (1.10%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 36 (39.56%) Microsoft
2 32 (35.16%) VMware
3 16 (17.58%) Cisco
4 15 (16.48%) Citrix
5 14 (15.38%) Oracle
5 14 (15.38%) HP
6 9 (9.89%) IBM
6 9 (9.89%) CheckPoint
7 8 (8.79%) 3PAR
8 4 (4.40%) Veritas
8 4 (4.40%) Veeam
9 3 (3.30%) WorldPay
10 2 (2.20%) Nintex
10 2 (2.20%) Rackspace
10 2 (2.20%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.20%) SAP
10 2 (2.20%) EMC
11 1 (1.10%) Intel
11 1 (1.10%) Websense
11 1 (1.10%) Wyse
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