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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 62 69 64
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 14 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.38% 1.17% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 1.42% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 9
Median daily rate £303 £313 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.20% -2.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £245 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £448 £669
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £21.80
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -12.84%
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
821 1404 914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 80.73% 82.30% 76.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 505 751 533
Median daily rate £400 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 10
Median hourly rate £43.00 £20.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.00% +26.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.41 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.38 £31.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 7 (31.82%) Windows
3 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
3 6 (27.27%) EMC
3 6 (27.27%) High Availability
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
4 5 (22.73%) Cisco
4 5 (22.73%) Mainframe
4 5 (22.73%) LAN
4 5 (22.73%) WAN
5 4 (18.18%) Tivoli
5 4 (18.18%) IBM
5 4 (18.18%) SLA
5 4 (18.18%) Finance
5 4 (18.18%) SRDF
5 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Test Management
5 4 (18.18%) Test Planning
5 4 (18.18%) EMC VMAX
5 4 (18.18%) TADDM
6 3 (13.64%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (13.64%) Network Management
6 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
6 3 (13.64%) Kanban
6 3 (13.64%) VMware

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.09%) IaaS
2 2 (9.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) LAN
1 5 (22.73%) WAN
2 3 (13.64%) WLAN
3 2 (9.09%) Firewall
3 2 (9.09%) Internet
3 2 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (9.09%) VoIP
3 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (4.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.55%) Big Data
2 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.55%) DB2
2 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) GitLab
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Administrator
2 2 (9.09%) Analyst
2 2 (9.09%) Architect
2 2 (9.09%) Consultant
2 2 (9.09%) DBA
2 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (9.09%) Tester
3 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (4.55%) Big Data Architect
3 1 (4.55%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (4.55%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 1 (4.55%) Data Architect
3 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V Consultant
3 1 (4.55%) IT Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Support Consultant
3 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Mainframe
2 4 (18.18%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (9.09%) Linux
4 2 (9.09%) Unix
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.55%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) High Availability
2 4 (18.18%) Test Management
2 4 (18.18%) Test Planning
2 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (13.64%) Kanban
3 3 (13.64%) Network Management
4 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity Management
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps
4 2 (9.09%) Information Security
4 2 (9.09%) Network Optimisation
4 2 (9.09%) Open Source
4 2 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.09%) Perl
2 2 (9.09%) PHP
2 2 (9.09%) Python
2 2 (9.09%) Ruby
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
2 3 (13.64%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) SRDF
3 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.09%) Docker
4 2 (9.09%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) TADDM
1 4 (18.18%) Tivoli
2 2 (9.09%) Fluentd
2 2 (9.09%) Graylog
3 1 (4.55%) SCCM
3 1 (4.55%) SCOM
3 1 (4.55%) vRealize
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) EMC
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco
3 4 (18.18%) IBM
4 3 (13.64%) VMware
5 2 (9.09%) Dell
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.09%) Splunk
6 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.55%) Mitel