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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 137 154 153
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 54 44 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.05% 0.75% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 0.96% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 23 30
Average daily rate
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£445 £430 £387
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.48% +11.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £275 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £545 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £25.78 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -42.14%
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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
4057 4574 4356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 79.04% 77.58% 76.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3167 3249 3336
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.34% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 49 65
Average hourly rate £20.45 £27.57 £44.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.84% -37.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £16.50 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £77.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -12.69%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 40 (41.24%) Windows
2 33 (34.02%) Microsoft
3 32 (32.99%) Finance
4 30 (30.93%) VMware
4 30 (30.93%) Business Continuity
5 22 (22.68%) Migration
6 20 (20.62%) SQL Server
7 19 (19.59%) SQL
7 19 (19.59%) Replication
8 18 (18.56%) Active Directory
8 18 (18.56%) MS Exchange
9 17 (17.53%) VMware Infrastructure
9 17 (17.53%) PowerShell
10 16 (16.49%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (14.43%) Banking
11 14 (14.43%) ITIL
11 14 (14.43%) BCP
12 13 (13.40%) Exchange Server 2010
13 12 (12.37%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (12.37%) Linux
13 12 (12.37%) Degree
14 11 (11.34%) .NET
15 10 (10.31%) SharePoint
15 10 (10.31%) Release Management
15 10 (10.31%) Business Continuity Planning
16 9 (9.28%) vSphere
16 9 (9.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 9 (9.28%) Incident Management
16 9 (9.28%) MS Excel
16 9 (9.28%) Internet

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 18 (18.56%) MS Exchange
2 13 (13.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (10.31%) SharePoint
4 8 (8.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (8.25%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (7.22%) WebSphere
6 6 (6.19%) FileNet
6 6 (6.19%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (4.12%) IIS
7 4 (4.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (4.12%) WebSphere Process Server
8 3 (3.09%) Apache
8 3 (3.09%) Tomcat
9 2 (2.06%) nginx
9 2 (2.06%) Lync
9 2 (2.06%) Node.js
10 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (1.03%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (9.28%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.09%) MS Office
3 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.03%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.06%) Office 365
1 2 (2.06%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.03%) IaaS
2 1 (1.03%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.28%) Internet
1 9 (9.28%) Firewall
2 8 (8.25%) LAN
3 7 (7.22%) WAN
4 6 (6.19%) Network Security
5 5 (5.15%) DNS
5 5 (5.15%) SAN
6 3 (3.09%) DHCP
7 2 (2.06%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.06%) NAS
8 1 (1.03%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.03%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.03%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.03%) Wireless
8 1 (1.03%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.03%) VLAN
8 1 (1.03%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.03%) VPN
8 1 (1.03%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.62%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (7.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (7.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (6.19%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (6.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (5.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (4.12%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (3.09%) DTS
7 3 (3.09%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.06%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.06%) Oracle Exadata
8 2 (2.06%) Redis
9 1 (1.03%) Big Data
9 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.03%) Oracle OWB
9 1 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (6.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.06%) Mercurial
2 2 (2.06%) Hudson
2 2 (2.06%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.03%) JIRA
General
1 32 (32.99%) Finance
2 14 (14.43%) Banking
3 7 (7.22%) Back Office
4 6 (6.19%) Financial Institution
4 6 (6.19%) Legal
4 6 (6.19%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.09%) Retail
5 3 (3.09%) Advertising
5 3 (3.09%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.06%) Law
6 2 (2.06%) Publishing
7 1 (1.03%) Billing
7 1 (1.03%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.03%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 20 (20.62%) Analyst
2 11 (11.34%) Consultant
3 10 (10.31%) Developer
3 10 (10.31%) Administrator
4 8 (8.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 8 (8.25%) DBA
5 7 (7.22%) SQL DBA
6 6 (6.19%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 6 (6.19%) Messaging Analyst
7 5 (5.15%) Solutions Analyst
7 5 (5.15%) Architect
7 5 (5.15%) Network Engineer
7 5 (5.15%) FileNet Administrator
8 4 (4.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.12%) Service Manager
8 4 (4.12%) IT Director
8 4 (4.12%) SQL Server DBA
9 3 (3.09%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (3.09%) Business Consultant
9 3 (3.09%) Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.34%) .NET
2 6 (6.19%) Middleware
3 5 (5.15%) Web Services
4 2 (2.06%) XML
4 2 (2.06%) J2EE
4 2 (2.06%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (2.06%) Play Framework
5 1 (1.03%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.03%) RESTful
5 1 (1.03%) CSS
5 1 (1.03%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.59%) Replication
2 8 (8.25%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.19%) Clustering
3 6 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.12%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (3.09%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.09%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.06%) Mobile Computing
6 2 (2.06%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.06%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.03%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.03%) Equities
7 1 (1.03%) PKI
7 1 (1.03%) Spread Betting
7 1 (1.03%) iPhone
7 1 (1.03%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.03%) W3C
7 1 (1.03%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 40 (41.24%) Windows
2 16 (16.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (12.37%) Linux
3 12 (12.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (8.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (5.15%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.09%) Solaris
7 2 (2.06%) UNIX
7 2 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.03%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.03%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.03%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.03%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.03%) Android
8 1 (1.03%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.93%) Business Continuity
2 22 (22.68%) Migration
3 14 (14.43%) ITIL
3 14 (14.43%) BCP
4 10 (10.31%) Release Management
4 10 (10.31%) Business Continuity Planning
5 9 (9.28%) Incident Management
6 7 (7.22%) Waterfall
7 6 (6.19%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (6.19%) Service Delivery
7 6 (6.19%) OOP
7 6 (6.19%) OO
7 6 (6.19%) Asset Management
8 5 (5.15%) Information Security
8 5 (5.15%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (5.15%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (5.15%) SOA
8 5 (5.15%) Change Management
8 5 (5.15%) Data Architecture
8 5 (5.15%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 19 (19.59%) SQL
2 17 (17.53%) PowerShell
3 8 (8.25%) T-SQL
3 8 (8.25%) VBScript
4 6 (6.19%) Java
5 3 (3.09%) C#
6 2 (2.06%) Python
6 2 (2.06%) Ruby
6 2 (2.06%) Groovy
6 2 (2.06%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.03%) R
7 1 (1.03%) C
7 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (12.37%) Degree
2 5 (5.15%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.12%) IBM Certification
4 1 (1.03%) VCP4
4 1 (1.03%) ISEB
4 1 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.03%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.03%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.22%) SLA
2 5 (5.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.03%) WAI
3 1 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 18 (18.56%) Active Directory
2 17 (17.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (9.28%) vSphere
4 7 (7.22%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.06%) VirtualBox
5 2 (2.06%) Varnish
5 2 (2.06%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.06%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (2.06%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.03%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.03%) XenApp
6 1 (1.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (4.12%) SCCM
2 3 (3.09%) Puppet
3 2 (2.06%) Data Guard
3 2 (2.06%) Vagrant
3 2 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.03%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (1.03%) SCOM
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.03%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 33 (34.02%) Microsoft
2 30 (30.93%) VMware
3 8 (8.25%) Oracle
4 6 (6.19%) IBM
4 6 (6.19%) HP
4 6 (6.19%) Citrix
4 6 (6.19%) Kofax
5 5 (5.15%) Cisco
6 3 (3.09%) Business Objects
7 2 (2.06%) NetApp
7 2 (2.06%) EMC
8 1 (1.03%) RedDot
8 1 (1.03%) Brocade
8 1 (1.03%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.03%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.03%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.03%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.03%) Remedy
8 1 (1.03%) McAfee
8 1 (1.03%) Charles River
City, London
Nakama
Rate: From £450 to £475 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £250 - £325 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago