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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Disaster Recovery
London / City of London
Rank 123 107 141
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +34
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 34 37 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.16% 1.21% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 1.43% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 28 47
Median daily rate £525 £475 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +9.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £594
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.69 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-5.25% +13.63%

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
2514 2586 4119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 86.01% 84.43% 81.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1983 2040 3238
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £320 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 33
Median hourly rate £43.25 £32.80 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.86% +63.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £18.79 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 37 (53.62%) High Availability
2 36 (52.17%) Migration
3 31 (44.93%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (43.48%) DevOps
5 27 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (39.13%) Data Migration
5 27 (39.13%) Continuous Deployment
6 26 (37.68%) AWS CloudFormation
6 26 (37.68%) Python
7 25 (36.23%) Puppet
8 24 (34.78%) Finance
9 21 (30.43%) PCI DSS
10 20 (28.99%) Ansible
11 17 (24.64%) Data Centre
12 16 (23.19%) Opscode Chef
13 14 (20.29%) Microsoft
14 13 (18.84%) Windows
15 12 (17.39%) ITIL
16 11 (15.94%) Business Continuity
17 9 (13.04%) Replication
17 9 (13.04%) Web Services
17 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
17 9 (13.04%) SQL
17 9 (13.04%) Linux
17 9 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
18 8 (11.59%) Microsoft Azure
18 8 (11.59%) DNS
18 8 (11.59%) Financial Institution
19 7 (10.14%) Firewall
19 7 (10.14%) VMware

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (4.35%) Apache
1 3 (4.35%) IIS
2 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.90%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Office
2 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.45%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 31 (44.93%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (37.68%) AWS CloudFormation
3 8 (11.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (4.35%) IaaS
5 2 (2.90%) Office 365
5 2 (2.90%) OneDrive
5 2 (2.90%) Yammer
6 1 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.59%) DNS
2 7 (10.14%) Firewall
3 6 (8.70%) LAN
4 5 (7.25%) WAN
5 4 (5.80%) VoIP
6 3 (4.35%) DHCP
6 3 (4.35%) SAN
7 2 (2.90%) IP Telephony
7 2 (2.90%) SSL
7 2 (2.90%) Wireless
8 1 (1.45%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (1.45%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (1.45%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.45%) Internet
8 1 (1.45%) ISDN
8 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.45%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.45%) VLAN
8 1 (1.45%) VPN
8 1 (1.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.45%) DTS
6 1 (1.45%) Ingres
6 1 (1.45%) MySQL
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.45%) JIRA
1 1 (1.45%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (34.78%) Finance
2 8 (11.59%) Financial Institution
3 5 (7.25%) Banking
4 3 (4.35%) Legal
4 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.90%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 27 (39.13%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (28.99%) AWS DevOps
2 20 (28.99%) AWS Engineer
3 5 (7.25%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
4 4 (5.80%) DBA
4 4 (5.80%) SQL DBA
5 3 (4.35%) Analyst
5 3 (4.35%) Azure Engineer
5 3 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (4.35%) SQL Server DBA
5 3 (4.35%) Support Engineer
6 2 (2.90%) Developer
6 2 (2.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (2.90%) Infrastructure Services Manager
6 2 (2.90%) IT Manager
6 2 (2.90%) Java Engineer
6 2 (2.90%) Project Manager
6 2 (2.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (2.90%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.04%) Web Services
2 2 (2.90%) .NET
2 2 (2.90%) Middleware
3 1 (1.45%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.45%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (1.45%) J2EE
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.45%) SOAP
3 1 (1.45%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.64%) Data Centre
2 9 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.04%) Replication
3 3 (4.35%) Clustering
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.45%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (1.45%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.45%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.45%) HP Storage
4 1 (1.45%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.45%) NHS
4 1 (1.45%) PKI
4 1 (1.45%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.84%) Windows
2 9 (13.04%) Linux
3 6 (8.70%) Windows Server
4 5 (7.25%) Unix
5 2 (2.90%) CentOS
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.45%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (1.45%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.45%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (53.62%) High Availability
2 36 (52.17%) Migration
3 30 (43.48%) DevOps
4 27 (39.13%) Continuous Deployment
4 27 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (39.13%) Data Migration
5 12 (17.39%) ITIL
6 11 (15.94%) Business Continuity
7 7 (10.14%) Service Management
8 6 (8.70%) Service Delivery
9 5 (7.25%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (7.25%) ITIL V3
9 5 (7.25%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (7.25%) Project Management
10 4 (5.80%) BCP
10 4 (5.80%) Change Management
10 4 (5.80%) ETL
11 3 (4.35%) Application Packaging
11 3 (4.35%) Configuration Management
11 3 (4.35%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 26 (37.68%) Python
2 9 (13.04%) SQL
3 7 (10.14%) PowerShell
4 4 (5.80%) Java
5 3 (4.35%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.45%) C
6 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.35%) Degree
2 2 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.45%) CCA
3 1 (1.45%) CCNA
3 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.45%) IBM Certification
3 1 (1.45%) JNCIA
3 1 (1.45%) MCSE
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (30.43%) PCI DSS
2 5 (7.25%) QA
3 2 (2.90%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (10.14%) Active Directory
1 7 (10.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.90%) DFS Replication
2 2 (2.90%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.90%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.45%) NFS
3 1 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (36.23%) Puppet
2 20 (28.99%) Ansible
3 16 (23.19%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (4.35%) SCOM
5 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.45%) Casper Suite
6 1 (1.45%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (1.45%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.45%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 14 (20.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.14%) VMware
3 6 (8.70%) Cisco
4 4 (5.80%) Oracle
5 3 (4.35%) HP
5 3 (4.35%) IBM
5 3 (4.35%) WorldPay
6 2 (2.90%) iManage
6 2 (2.90%) Reuters
6 2 (2.90%) Sun
7 1 (1.45%) Apple
7 1 (1.45%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.45%) Brocade
7 1 (1.45%) Cognos
7 1 (1.45%) EMC
7 1 (1.45%) Juniper
7 1 (1.45%) NetApp
7 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.45%) Remedy
7 1 (1.45%) SolarWinds
City of London
IQ Public Sector
Rate: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago