The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 29 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 229 246 201
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -45
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 511 477 557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.04% 0.94% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 1.18% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 283 348
Median daily rate £400 £398 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -3.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 24
Median hourly rate £20.05 £26.50 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.33% +37.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.60 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £35.80 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £28.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+32.14% +36.58%
Disaster Recovery
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40476 40379 38005
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.14% 79.38% 77.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 27167 26056 24404
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 908 1151 1143
Median hourly rate £27.50 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.88 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in England

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Histogram in England

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in England

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +41 246 £450 +14.28% 51
South East +4 112 £400 +8.47% 30
North West +13 38 £401 -13.40% 4
South West -22 25 £400 -8.04% 15
North East -20 23 £263 -38.95% 1
Yorkshire +12 22 £400 +18.51% 10
West Midlands -11 19 £325 -18.75% 5
East of England -1 18 £340 -5.22% 6
East Midlands -16 4 £400 +33.33% 6
Disaster Recovery
UK

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 England region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 389 (39.25%) Windows
2 275 (27.75%) ITIL
3 245 (24.72%) Microsoft
4 239 (24.12%) Finance
5 233 (23.51%) Linux
6 226 (22.81%) Active Directory
7 221 (22.30%) VMware
8 203 (20.48%) Windows Server
9 202 (20.38%) SQL
10 194 (19.58%) Unix
11 192 (19.37%) SQL Server
12 187 (18.87%) High Availability
13 178 (17.96%) VMware Infrastructure
14 174 (17.56%) Oracle
15 151 (15.24%) Business Continuity
16 148 (14.93%) Data Centre
17 145 (14.63%) Migration
18 139 (14.03%) SAN
18 139 (14.03%) Red Hat
19 138 (13.93%) Firewall
20 134 (13.52%) DNS
21 124 (12.51%) HP
22 121 (12.21%) Security Cleared
23 118 (11.91%) Project Management
24 109 (11.00%) Analytical Skills
25 106 (10.70%) MS Excel
26 105 (10.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
27 103 (10.39%) Windows Server 2008
28 102 (10.29%) Citrix
29 93 (9.38%) Solaris

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 80 (8.07%) MS Exchange
2 53 (5.35%) SharePoint
3 46 (4.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 39 (3.94%) IIS
5 26 (2.62%) Skype for Business
6 22 (2.22%) WebSphere
7 20 (2.02%) OpenStack
8 19 (1.92%) Confluence
9 16 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
10 14 (1.41%) Apache
11 13 (1.31%) Tomcat
12 12 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
12 12 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2007
12 12 (1.21%) WordPress
13 10 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
13 10 (1.01%) WebLogic
14 8 (0.81%) CMS
14 8 (0.81%) JBoss
15 7 (0.71%) Live Communications Server
15 7 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 106 (10.70%) MS Excel
2 29 (2.93%) MS Office
3 23 (2.32%) MS Visio
4 11 (1.11%) PaintShop Pro
5 10 (1.01%) MS Project
6 5 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (2.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.50%) Markit EDM
3 5 (0.50%) Oracle ERP
3 5 (0.50%) SimCorp Dimension
4 4 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.40%) SAP HR
4 4 (0.40%) SAP Payroll
5 3 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (0.20%) Salerio
6 2 (0.20%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.20%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.20%) SAP SCM
7 1 (0.10%) CODA-Financials
7 1 (0.10%) Cognos Planning
7 1 (0.10%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.10%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.10%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 48 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (4.34%) Amazon AWS
3 40 (4.04%) Office 365
4 12 (1.21%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (0.71%) IaaS
6 7 (0.71%) Yammer
7 6 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.50%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.50%) SaaS
9 4 (0.40%) OneDrive
9 4 (0.40%) PaaS
10 3 (0.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.20%) GitHub
11 2 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.10%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 139 (14.03%) SAN
2 138 (13.93%) Firewall
3 134 (13.52%) DNS
4 90 (9.08%) WAN
5 84 (8.48%) LAN
6 60 (6.05%) DHCP
7 55 (5.55%) TCP/IP
8 45 (4.54%) VPN
9 39 (3.94%) Network Security
10 36 (3.63%) Fibre Channel
11 34 (3.43%) SSL
12 29 (2.93%) LDAP
13 28 (2.83%) Internet
14 19 (1.92%) NAS
15 17 (1.72%) Skype
16 16 (1.61%) SMTP
16 16 (1.61%) VoIP
16 16 (1.61%) Wireless
17 15 (1.51%) HTTPS
18 14 (1.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (19.37%) SQL Server
2 60 (6.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 49 (4.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 48 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 36 (3.63%) MySQL
6 35 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 34 (3.43%) Oracle Database
7 34 (3.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 28 (2.83%) SQL Server 2005
8 28 (2.83%) SQL Server 2014
8 28 (2.83%) VLDB
9 27 (2.72%) DB2
10 22 (2.22%) Relational Database
11 20 (2.02%) NoSQL
11 20 (2.02%) OLTP
11 20 (2.02%) Oracle Database 11g
12 13 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (1.21%) Big Data
13 12 (1.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 12 (1.21%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 34 (3.43%) Jenkins
2 30 (3.03%) JIRA
3 24 (2.42%) Git (software)
4 20 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (1.11%) LoadRunner
6 8 (0.81%) Maven
7 7 (0.71%) Ant
8 3 (0.30%) HP UFT
8 3 (0.30%) Selenium
8 3 (0.30%) SpecFlow
8 3 (0.30%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.30%) WatiN
8 3 (0.30%) XMLSpy
9 2 (0.20%) FitNesse
9 2 (0.20%) Grunt
9 2 (0.20%) gulp
9 2 (0.20%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.20%) NCrunch
9 2 (0.20%) PHPUnit
9 2 (0.20%) TeamCity
General
1 239 (24.12%) Finance
2 67 (6.76%) Banking
3 32 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 31 (3.13%) Retail
5 26 (2.62%) Front Office
6 23 (2.32%) Investment Banking
7 17 (1.72%) Marketing
8 16 (1.61%) Financial Institution
9 12 (1.21%) Back Office
10 9 (0.91%) Legal
11 8 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.61%) Retail Banking
13 5 (0.50%) Local Government
14 4 (0.40%) Games
14 4 (0.40%) Online Betting
14 4 (0.40%) Publishing
15 3 (0.30%) International Banking
15 3 (0.30%) Manufacturing
16 2 (0.20%) German Language
16 2 (0.20%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 145 (14.63%) Analyst
2 123 (12.41%) Administrator
3 84 (8.48%) DBA
4 83 (8.38%) Architect
5 67 (6.76%) Consultant
6 56 (5.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 55 (5.55%) SQL DBA
8 49 (4.94%) Systems Administrator
8 49 (4.94%) Unix Administrator
9 45 (4.54%) Developer
9 45 (4.54%) Support Engineer
10 34 (3.43%) Project Manager
11 33 (3.33%) Business Analyst
11 33 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
12 31 (3.13%) Infrastructure Architect
12 31 (3.13%) Support Analyst
13 30 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support
14 29 (2.93%) VMware Engineer
15 27 (2.72%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 26 (2.62%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (4.94%) Middleware
2 37 (3.73%) Web Services
3 30 (3.03%) .NET
4 16 (1.61%) RESTful
5 13 (1.31%) ELK Stack
6 10 (1.01%) CSS
6 10 (1.01%) HTML
7 9 (0.91%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 9 (0.91%) WebSphere MQ
8 8 (0.81%) SOAP
8 8 (0.81%) XML
9 7 (0.71%) Oracle Fusion
9 7 (0.71%) REST
10 6 (0.61%) .NET Framework
10 6 (0.61%) FIX Protocol
11 5 (0.50%) jQuery
11 5 (0.50%) WinForms
12 4 (0.40%) J2EE
12 4 (0.40%) SAP Basis
12 4 (0.40%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 148 (14.93%) Data Centre
2 109 (11.00%) Analytical Skills
3 91 (9.18%) Clustering
4 81 (8.17%) Replication
5 78 (7.87%) Management Information System
6 58 (5.85%) Computer Science
7 27 (2.72%) HACMP
8 25 (2.52%) EMC VMAX
9 18 (1.82%) Mobile App
10 16 (1.61%) Mainframe
11 14 (1.41%) Client/Server
12 12 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (1.11%) Statistics
14 10 (1.01%) EMC VNX
14 10 (1.01%) FMCG
14 10 (1.01%) Hedge funds
14 10 (1.01%) Hybrid Cloud
14 10 (1.01%) Public Cloud
15 9 (0.91%) Equities
16 8 (0.81%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 389 (39.25%) Windows
2 233 (23.51%) Linux
3 203 (20.48%) Windows Server
4 194 (19.58%) Unix
5 105 (10.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 103 (10.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 93 (9.38%) Solaris
7 93 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 72 (7.27%) AIX
9 59 (5.95%) Windows Server 2003
10 31 (3.13%) Windows 7
11 12 (1.21%) CentOS
12 10 (1.01%) Windows Phone
13 9 (0.91%) Windows XP
14 8 (0.81%) Ubuntu
14 8 (0.81%) Windows 8
14 8 (0.81%) zOS
15 7 (0.71%) Android
15 7 (0.71%) Mac OS X
15 7 (0.71%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 275 (27.75%) ITIL
2 187 (18.87%) High Availability
3 151 (15.24%) Business Continuity
4 145 (14.63%) Migration
5 118 (11.91%) Project Management
6 88 (8.88%) Agile Software Development
7 85 (8.58%) Performance Tuning
8 84 (8.48%) Change Management
9 78 (7.87%) Problem Management
10 75 (7.57%) Configuration Management
11 73 (7.37%) Incident Management
12 72 (7.27%) Service Delivery
12 72 (7.27%) Service Management
13 71 (7.16%) Information Security
14 63 (6.36%) Stakeholder Management
15 50 (5.05%) Capacity Management
15 50 (5.05%) Change Control
16 47 (4.74%) Capacity Planning
16 47 (4.74%) CRM
17 44 (4.44%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 202 (20.38%) SQL
2 89 (8.98%) PowerShell
3 55 (5.55%) Java
4 52 (5.25%) T-SQL
5 49 (4.94%) Shell Script
6 37 (3.73%) Python
7 34 (3.43%) Perl
8 19 (1.92%) C#
8 19 (1.92%) Ruby
9 18 (1.82%) JavaScript
10 16 (1.61%) C
11 15 (1.51%) VB
12 13 (1.31%) PHP
13 12 (1.21%) PL/SQL
13 12 (1.21%) VBA
14 10 (1.01%) Bash Shell
15 9 (0.91%) VBScript
16 6 (0.61%) Korn
16 6 (0.61%) VB.NET
17 5 (0.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 121 (12.21%) Security Cleared
2 92 (9.28%) SC Cleared
3 69 (6.96%) Degree
4 56 (5.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 33 (3.33%) MCSE
6 25 (2.52%) Cisco Certification
7 22 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 21 (2.12%) CCNA
8 21 (2.12%) ITIL Certification
9 19 (1.92%) DV Cleared
10 18 (1.82%) IBM AIX Certification
10 18 (1.82%) MCSA
11 11 (1.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 10 (1.01%) CLAS
12 10 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 9 (0.91%) ISTQB
13 9 (0.91%) MCITP
14 8 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
14 8 (0.81%) MCTS
14 8 (0.81%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (6.46%) SLA
2 32 (3.23%) QA
3 27 (2.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (1.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (1.01%) COBIT
5 10 (1.01%) Government Security Classifications
5 10 (1.01%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.91%) ISO22301
7 6 (0.61%) Basel II
7 6 (0.61%) COREP
7 6 (0.61%) GPG13
7 6 (0.61%) WAI
7 6 (0.61%) WCAG
8 5 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
9 3 (0.30%) Basel III
9 3 (0.30%) CRD IV
9 3 (0.30%) FINREP
10 2 (0.20%) BS7799
10 2 (0.20%) JSP 440
10 2 (0.20%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 226 (22.81%) Active Directory
2 178 (17.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (7.47%) Hyper-V
4 55 (5.55%) vSphere
5 43 (4.34%) VMware ESXi
6 37 (3.73%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 30 (3.03%) VMware ESX
8 29 (2.93%) XenApp
9 28 (2.83%) Firmware
10 20 (2.02%) GlusterFS
10 20 (2.02%) NFS
11 18 (1.82%) GPFS
12 15 (1.51%) Microsoft App-V
13 14 (1.41%) XenDesktop
14 12 (1.21%) Sendmail
15 10 (1.01%) Postfix
16 8 (0.81%) iptables
16 8 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
16 8 (0.81%) RHEV
16 8 (0.81%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 67 (6.76%) Puppet
2 66 (6.66%) SCCM
3 57 (5.75%) NetBackup
4 45 (4.54%) SCOM
5 31 (3.13%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 25 (2.52%) Nagios
7 23 (2.32%) Oracle ZFS
8 21 (2.12%) Red Hat Satellite
9 18 (1.82%) Tivoli
10 16 (1.61%) Backup Exec
11 15 (1.51%) WSUS
12 14 (1.41%) logstash
13 13 (1.31%) Data Guard
14 12 (1.21%) EMC NetWorker
14 12 (1.21%) Kibana
14 12 (1.21%) Oracle RMAN
14 12 (1.21%) SCVMM
15 11 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
15 11 (1.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 9 (0.91%) Foglight
Vendors
1 245 (24.72%) Microsoft
2 221 (22.30%) VMware
3 174 (17.56%) Oracle
4 139 (14.03%) Red Hat
5 124 (12.51%) HP
6 102 (10.29%) Citrix
7 81 (8.17%) IBM
8 77 (7.77%) EMC
9 72 (7.27%) Cisco
10 67 (6.76%) Veritas
11 54 (5.45%) NetApp
12 35 (3.53%) SAP
12 35 (3.53%) Sun
13 34 (3.43%) Brocade
14 30 (3.03%) Dell
15 29 (2.93%) StorageTek
16 27 (2.72%) Symantec
17 24 (2.42%) ServiceNow
17 24 (2.42%) Sybase
18 22 (2.22%) CheckPoint
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TDA Group
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Rate: £280 - £305 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
DCV Technologies
Rate: From £350 to £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £200 - £230 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £200 - £230 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Thebes IT
Posted: 5 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Rate: From £550 to £750 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £385 to £390 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Thames Valley)
Rate: From £45,671 to £60,774 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
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Simon James IT
Rate: £350 per day
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Rate: £000 - £1 per day + Great Rates
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