The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 64 70 65
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 20 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.38% 0.42% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 0.59% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 0
Average daily rate
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£415 £396 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.73% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +42.85%
Disaster Recovery
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1060 851 659
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 73.10% 70.86% 67.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 588 451 331
Average daily rate £400 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £243 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £497 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 11
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £4.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £37.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 14 (34.15%) Oracle
1 14 (34.15%) Firewall
1 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (31.71%) Oracle Database
3 12 (29.27%) Replication
4 10 (24.39%) SAN
4 10 (24.39%) Web Services
4 10 (24.39%) Windows
4 10 (24.39%) VMware
4 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (21.95%) NAS
5 9 (21.95%) Business Continuity
5 9 (21.95%) SCCM
5 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
6 8 (19.51%) Internet
6 8 (19.51%) ITIL
6 8 (19.51%) Reverse Proxy
6 8 (19.51%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (19.51%) Migration
6 8 (19.51%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (17.07%) GPG13
7 7 (17.07%) Protective Monitoring
7 7 (17.07%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (14.63%) CESG
8 6 (14.63%) CESG CLAS
8 6 (14.63%) MS Exchange
8 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
9 5 (12.20%) WAN
9 5 (12.20%) LAN

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 6 (14.63%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.44%) CICS
3 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.44%) JBoss
3 1 (2.44%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) Firewall
2 10 (24.39%) SAN
3 9 (21.95%) NAS
4 8 (19.51%) Internet
4 8 (19.51%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (19.51%) Reverse Proxy
5 5 (12.20%) LAN
5 5 (12.20%) WAN
6 4 (9.76%) Network Security
7 2 (4.88%) DNS
7 2 (4.88%) DHCP
7 2 (4.88%) Intranet
8 1 (2.44%) SMS
8 1 (2.44%) WLAN
8 1 (2.44%) HTTP
8 1 (2.44%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (31.71%) Oracle Database
2 8 (19.51%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.88%) MySQL
5 1 (2.44%) DB2
5 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Banking
2 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Consultant
2 8 (19.51%) CLAS Consultant
3 4 (9.76%) Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) Architect
4 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 3 (7.32%) Chief Technology Officer
5 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Data Architect
5 2 (4.88%) DBA
5 2 (4.88%) Service Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Data Centre Architect
6 1 (2.44%) VMware Architect
6 1 (2.44%) SAN Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) Web Services
2 2 (4.88%) XML
2 2 (4.88%) Middleware
2 2 (4.88%) X-Windows
2 2 (4.88%) SOAP
3 1 (2.44%) HTML
3 1 (2.44%) CSS
3 1 (2.44%) ISPF
3 1 (2.44%) JSON
3 1 (2.44%) RESTful
3 1 (2.44%) HTML5
3 1 (2.44%) REST
3 1 (2.44%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Replication
2 6 (14.63%) CESG
2 6 (14.63%) CESG CLAS
3 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
4 4 (9.76%) iPad
4 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (7.32%) Clustering
6 2 (4.88%) User Experience
7 1 (2.44%) Mainframe
7 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (2.44%) FMCG
7 1 (2.44%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Linux
3 3 (7.32%) Mac OS X
3 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.44%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (21.95%) Business Continuity
3 8 (19.51%) Migration
3 8 (19.51%) ITIL
4 7 (17.07%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (17.07%) Protective Monitoring
5 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (12.20%) Service Management
6 5 (12.20%) Risk Management
6 5 (12.20%) Information Assurance
6 5 (12.20%) Business Continuity Management
7 4 (9.76%) Business Transformation
7 4 (9.76%) Workflow
7 4 (9.76%) Scrum
8 3 (7.32%) ITSM
8 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
8 3 (7.32%) Data Architecture
8 3 (7.32%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) SQL
2 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.44%) REXX
3 1 (2.44%) C
3 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) CCNA
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) GPG13
System Software
1 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.32%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.32%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.44%) RACF
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (21.95%) SCCM
2 5 (12.20%) SCOM
3 1 (2.44%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.44%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) Oracle
2 10 (24.39%) VMware
3 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
4 4 (9.76%) HP
4 4 (9.76%) Cisco
4 4 (9.76%) Apple
5 3 (7.32%) Veeam
5 3 (7.32%) Veritas
5 3 (7.32%) Citrix
6 2 (4.88%) EMC
7 1 (2.44%) SAP
7 1 (2.44%) Avaya
7 1 (2.44%) Hitachi
7 1 (2.44%) F5
7 1 (2.44%) Brocade
7 1 (2.44%) Sage
7 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.44%) TIBCO
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