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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 142 167 149
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -18
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 55 41 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.08% 0.69% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 0.90% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 26 31
Average daily rate
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£430 £415 £387
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.61% +7.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £283 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £25.53 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £16.25 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+18.46% -43.96%
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 City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4006 4577 4299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.90% 77.39% 76.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3133 3335 3287
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 48 74
Average hourly rate £22.25 £24.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.29% -31.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £77.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 43 (43.00%) Windows
2 36 (36.00%) Finance
3 33 (33.00%) Business Continuity
4 31 (31.00%) Microsoft
5 29 (29.00%) VMware
6 23 (23.00%) Replication
7 22 (22.00%) Migration
7 22 (22.00%) SQL
8 20 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (19.00%) SQL Server
9 19 (19.00%) Active Directory
10 17 (17.00%) Linux
10 17 (17.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (15.00%) MS Exchange
11 15 (15.00%) BCP
11 15 (15.00%) Banking
12 14 (14.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 14 (14.00%) ITIL
13 13 (13.00%) Degree
14 12 (12.00%) .NET
14 12 (12.00%) Firewall
14 12 (12.00%) PowerShell
15 11 (11.00%) Business Continuity Planning
15 11 (11.00%) Oracle
16 10 (10.00%) SharePoint
16 10 (10.00%) Internet
16 10 (10.00%) Incident Management
16 10 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
16 10 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
17 9 (9.00%) Service Management

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (7.00%) WebSphere
4 6 (6.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (6.00%) FileNet
5 4 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (4.00%) WebSphere Process Server
5 4 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.00%) IIS
6 3 (3.00%) Apache
6 3 (3.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.00%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.00%) Node.js
7 2 (2.00%) Lync
7 2 (2.00%) nginx
8 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.00%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.00%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (9.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.00%) MS Office
3 2 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.00%) Office 365
1 2 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.00%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.00%) Firewall
2 10 (10.00%) Internet
3 9 (9.00%) WAN
3 9 (9.00%) LAN
4 6 (6.00%) SAN
4 6 (6.00%) Network Security
5 5 (5.00%) DNS
6 3 (3.00%) VLAN
6 3 (3.00%) DHCP
7 2 (2.00%) MPLS
7 2 (2.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.00%) NAS
8 1 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.00%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.00%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.00%) BIG-IP
8 1 (1.00%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.00%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (7.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (4.00%) Oracle Database
7 3 (3.00%) BusinessObjects XI
7 3 (3.00%) DTS
8 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (2.00%) Redis
8 2 (2.00%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.00%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (1.00%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (1.00%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.00%) SQL CLR
Development Applications
1 7 (7.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.00%) Hudson
2 2 (2.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (2.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.00%) JIRA
3 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (36.00%) Finance
2 15 (15.00%) Banking
3 7 (7.00%) Investment Banking
3 7 (7.00%) Back Office
4 6 (6.00%) Financial Institution
4 6 (6.00%) Legal
5 3 (3.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.00%) Advertising
6 2 (2.00%) Retail
6 2 (2.00%) Publishing
6 2 (2.00%) Law
7 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.00%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 19 (19.00%) Analyst
2 11 (11.00%) Administrator
2 11 (11.00%) Developer
3 10 (10.00%) DBA
4 9 (9.00%) Consultant
5 8 (8.00%) SQL DBA
6 6 (6.00%) Architect
7 5 (5.00%) FileNet Administrator
7 5 (5.00%) Service Manager
7 5 (5.00%) SQL Server DBA
7 5 (5.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 5 (5.00%) Solutions Analyst
7 5 (5.00%) Network Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (4.00%) Quality Manager
8 4 (4.00%) Messaging Analyst
8 4 (4.00%) IT Director
8 4 (4.00%) Test Leader
9 3 (3.00%) FileNet Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.00%) .NET
2 6 (6.00%) Middleware
3 5 (5.00%) Web Services
4 2 (2.00%) XML
4 2 (2.00%) J2EE
4 2 (2.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (2.00%) Play Framework
5 1 (1.00%) RESTful
5 1 (1.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.00%) CSS
5 1 (1.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.00%) Replication
2 7 (7.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.00%) Clustering
3 6 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.00%) Blackberry
4 4 (4.00%) Client/Server
4 4 (4.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.00%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (2.00%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.00%) iPhone
6 1 (1.00%) PACS
6 1 (1.00%) CMDB
6 1 (1.00%) Spread Betting
6 1 (1.00%) PKI
6 1 (1.00%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 43 (43.00%) Windows
2 20 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (17.00%) Linux
4 14 (14.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (7.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.00%) UNIX
8 3 (3.00%) Solaris
9 2 (2.00%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.00%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.00%) Android
10 1 (1.00%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (1.00%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (33.00%) Business Continuity
2 22 (22.00%) Migration
3 15 (15.00%) BCP
4 14 (14.00%) ITIL
5 11 (11.00%) Business Continuity Planning
6 10 (10.00%) Incident Management
7 9 (9.00%) Service Management
8 7 (7.00%) Waterfall
9 6 (6.00%) Service Delivery
9 6 (6.00%) OOP
9 6 (6.00%) OO
9 6 (6.00%) Release Management
9 6 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (6.00%) Information Security
9 6 (6.00%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (6.00%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (5.00%) Database Security
10 5 (5.00%) Data Architecture
10 5 (5.00%) High Availability
10 5 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (22.00%) SQL
2 12 (12.00%) PowerShell
3 8 (8.00%) T-SQL
4 6 (6.00%) Java
5 4 (4.00%) VBScript
6 2 (2.00%) Python
6 2 (2.00%) Perl
6 2 (2.00%) C#
6 2 (2.00%) Ruby
6 2 (2.00%) Groovy
6 2 (2.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.00%) R
7 1 (1.00%) C
7 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (13.00%) Degree
2 5 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.00%) ISEB
3 4 (4.00%) IBM Certification
4 1 (1.00%) RHCSA
4 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.00%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.00%) MCITP
4 1 (1.00%) CCA
4 1 (1.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.00%) SLA
2 5 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.00%) QA
4 1 (1.00%) WAI
System Software
1 19 (19.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (17.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.00%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (5.00%) vSphere
5 4 (4.00%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (2.00%) Varnish
6 2 (2.00%) VirtualBox
6 2 (2.00%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.00%) XenApp
7 1 (1.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.00%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.00%) NLBS
Systems Management
1 4 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.00%) SCCM
3 2 (2.00%) Puppet
3 2 (2.00%) Data Guard
3 2 (2.00%) Vagrant
3 2 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.00%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (1.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.00%) WSUS
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.00%) Foglight
Vendors
1 31 (31.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (29.00%) VMware
3 11 (11.00%) Oracle
4 9 (9.00%) HP
4 9 (9.00%) Cisco
5 7 (7.00%) IBM
6 6 (6.00%) Citrix
6 6 (6.00%) Kofax
7 4 (4.00%) Juniper
8 3 (3.00%) Business Objects
9 2 (2.00%) EMC
9 2 (2.00%) NetApp
9 2 (2.00%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.00%) Cyber-Ark
10 1 (1.00%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.00%) RedDot
10 1 (1.00%) Polycom
10 1 (1.00%) thinkFolio
10 1 (1.00%) Brocade
10 1 (1.00%) Sybase
City, London
Red10
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £460.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + initial 6 month term
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £430.00 - £460.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £430.00 - £460.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 26 days ago