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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 260 241 252
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +11
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 455 522 435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.91% 0.98% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 1.22% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 300 263
Median daily rate £419 £385 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.76% -9.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £413
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 19
Median hourly rate £25.50 £23.25 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +13.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.70 £11.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £82.05 £32.24
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +8.57%
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
41710 42817 39755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.12% 80.53% 78.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 27739 28398 25061
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1029 1151 1110
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.44 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% +36.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -18 217 £450 +1.46% 42
South East -49 74 £411 +17.35% 24
West Midlands -11 37 £400 - 11
North West +24 36 £400 +14.28% 7
East of England +22 24 £345 +6.15% 5
Yorkshire -13 24 £338 +12.50% 8
North East -7 17 £260 -6.30% 3
South West 0 11 £361 -9.11% 6
East Midlands -10 8 £400 +39.13% 4
Midlands - 2 £450 -
Disaster Recovery
UK

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 306 (32.11%) Windows
2 250 (26.23%) Microsoft
3 227 (23.82%) ITIL
4 211 (22.14%) High Availability
5 202 (21.20%) Active Directory
6 199 (20.88%) Linux
7 196 (20.57%) Finance
8 195 (20.46%) SQL
9 191 (20.04%) VMware
10 180 (18.89%) SQL Server
11 171 (17.94%) Data Centre
12 167 (17.52%) Oracle
13 162 (17.00%) Unix
14 161 (16.89%) Windows Server
15 155 (16.26%) Business Continuity
15 155 (16.26%) Firewall
16 152 (15.95%) Migration
17 137 (14.38%) SAN
18 131 (13.75%) VMware Infrastructure
19 130 (13.64%) Project Management
20 125 (13.12%) DNS
21 107 (11.23%) HP
22 102 (10.70%) Citrix
23 100 (10.49%) MS Excel
24 98 (10.28%) Red Hat
25 95 (9.97%) Security Cleared
26 93 (9.76%) Performance Tuning
27 89 (9.34%) Cisco
28 86 (9.02%) Solaris
29 85 (8.92%) Agile Software Development

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 76 (7.97%) SharePoint
2 46 (4.83%) MS Exchange
3 44 (4.62%) Skype for Business
4 31 (3.25%) IIS
5 26 (2.73%) Apache
6 21 (2.20%) Confluence
7 20 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2010
8 18 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
9 17 (1.78%) WebSphere
10 16 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
10 16 (1.68%) Tomcat
11 15 (1.57%) OpenStack
11 15 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
12 14 (1.47%) JBoss
12 14 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
12 14 (1.47%) WebLogic
13 13 (1.36%) Cloud Foundry
14 10 (1.05%) nginx
15 9 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
15 9 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 100 (10.49%) MS Excel
2 37 (3.88%) MS Office
3 16 (1.68%) MS Project
4 8 (0.84%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.21%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 22 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.73%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (0.63%) SimCorp Dimension
5 5 (0.52%) Markit EDM
5 5 (0.52%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.21%) Primavera
7 2 (0.21%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.21%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.21%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.21%) SAP SCM
8 1 (0.10%) Northgate Housing
8 1 (0.10%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (0.10%) Orchard Housing
8 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.10%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 71 (7.45%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (6.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 53 (5.56%) Office 365
4 27 (2.83%) Azure Active Directory
5 23 (2.41%) PaaS
6 18 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
6 18 (1.89%) Yammer
7 15 (1.57%) OneDrive
8 13 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
9 12 (1.26%) Heroku
10 10 (1.05%) IaaS
11 8 (0.84%) Google Apps
12 7 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (0.73%) SaaS
13 5 (0.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 5 (0.52%) Amazon S3
13 5 (0.52%) Trello
13 5 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 4 (0.42%) Basecamp
15 3 (0.31%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 155 (16.26%) Firewall
2 137 (14.38%) SAN
3 125 (13.12%) DNS
4 83 (8.71%) WAN
5 77 (8.08%) LAN
6 63 (6.61%) TCP/IP
7 53 (5.56%) DHCP
8 45 (4.72%) Network Security
8 45 (4.72%) VPN
9 36 (3.78%) Fibre Channel
9 36 (3.78%) SSL
9 36 (3.78%) VoIP
10 29 (3.04%) Internet
11 27 (2.83%) LDAP
12 24 (2.52%) Skype
13 16 (1.68%) Unified Communications
14 15 (1.57%) IPsec
14 15 (1.57%) Wireless
15 14 (1.47%) SMTP
16 13 (1.36%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (18.89%) SQL Server
2 37 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 36 (3.78%) MySQL
3 36 (3.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 36 (3.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 33 (3.46%) Oracle Database
5 28 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 27 (2.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 24 (2.52%) Oracle Database 11g
7 24 (2.52%) SQL Server 2014
8 23 (2.41%) VLDB
9 21 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
10 18 (1.89%) DB2
10 18 (1.89%) Relational Database
11 17 (1.78%) OLTP
12 16 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
13 13 (1.36%) NoSQL
14 12 (1.26%) Big Data
14 12 (1.26%) Oracle Database 12c
15 11 (1.15%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 38 (3.99%) Git (software)
2 37 (3.88%) JIRA
3 30 (3.15%) Jenkins
4 16 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (1.15%) Subversion
6 6 (0.63%) TeamCity
6 6 (0.63%) Visual Studio
7 5 (0.52%) Hudson
7 5 (0.52%) LoadRunner
7 5 (0.52%) Vagrant
8 3 (0.31%) SonarQube
8 3 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (0.31%) XMLSpy
9 2 (0.21%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.21%) Introscope
9 2 (0.21%) MSBuild
9 2 (0.21%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.21%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.21%) PHPUnit
9 2 (0.21%) WinDbg
General
1 196 (20.57%) Finance
2 59 (6.19%) Banking
3 34 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 22 (2.31%) Financial Institution
5 20 (2.10%) Retail
6 19 (1.99%) Front Office
7 17 (1.78%) Investment Banking
8 10 (1.05%) Billing
8 10 (1.05%) Local Government
9 9 (0.94%) Games
10 8 (0.84%) Legal
11 6 (0.63%) Marketing
12 5 (0.52%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.42%) Online Betting
13 4 (0.42%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.31%) Back Office
14 3 (0.31%) German Language
14 3 (0.31%) Publishing
14 3 (0.31%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.21%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 121 (12.70%) Administrator
2 95 (9.97%) Analyst
3 92 (9.65%) Architect
4 76 (7.97%) DBA
5 71 (7.45%) Consultant
6 49 (5.14%) SQL DBA
7 47 (4.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 45 (4.72%) Systems Administrator
9 43 (4.51%) Developer
10 41 (4.30%) DevOps Engineer
10 41 (4.30%) Project Manager
11 37 (3.88%) Unix Administrator
12 35 (3.67%) Network Engineer
12 35 (3.67%) Support Engineer
13 33 (3.46%) Infrastructure Architect
14 30 (3.15%) Disaster Recovery Manager
15 28 (2.94%) Linux Administrator
15 28 (2.94%) Service Manager
16 24 (2.52%) AWS Engineer
16 24 (2.52%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (2.83%) Middleware
2 26 (2.73%) Web Services
3 21 (2.20%) .NET
4 13 (1.36%) RESTful
4 13 (1.36%) SOAP
5 12 (1.26%) Oracle Fusion
6 11 (1.15%) ELK Stack
6 11 (1.15%) LAMP
7 10 (1.05%) XML
8 9 (0.94%) J2EE
8 9 (0.94%) REST
9 8 (0.84%) .NET Framework
10 7 (0.73%) HTML
10 7 (0.73%) SAP Basis
11 6 (0.63%) 802.1X
11 6 (0.63%) LAPP Stack
11 6 (0.63%) LEMP Stack
11 6 (0.63%) WebSphere MQ
11 6 (0.63%) WSDL
12 5 (0.52%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 171 (17.94%) Data Centre
2 82 (8.60%) Clustering
3 78 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
4 70 (7.35%) Management Information System
5 59 (6.19%) Replication
6 37 (3.88%) Computer Science
7 16 (1.68%) Mobile App
8 14 (1.47%) EMC VMAX
9 12 (1.26%) FMCG
9 12 (1.26%) Hedge funds
9 12 (1.26%) Mainframe
10 11 (1.15%) Statistics
11 10 (1.05%) HACMP
11 10 (1.05%) Performance Metrics
11 10 (1.05%) PKI
12 9 (0.94%) Cryptography
12 9 (0.94%) EMC VNX
13 8 (0.84%) Hybrid Cloud
13 8 (0.84%) Social Network
14 7 (0.73%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 306 (32.11%) Windows
2 199 (20.88%) Linux
3 162 (17.00%) Unix
4 161 (16.89%) Windows Server
5 86 (9.02%) Solaris
6 75 (7.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 70 (7.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 62 (6.51%) Windows Server 2012
9 44 (4.62%) AIX
10 39 (4.09%) Windows Server 2003
11 20 (2.10%) CentOS
12 18 (1.89%) Windows 7
13 14 (1.47%) Ubuntu
14 12 (1.26%) HPUX
15 10 (1.05%) Windows Phone
16 7 (0.73%) Data ONTAP
16 7 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
16 7 (0.73%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 7 (0.73%) Windows 8
17 6 (0.63%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (23.82%) ITIL
2 211 (22.14%) High Availability
3 155 (16.26%) Business Continuity
4 152 (15.95%) Migration
5 130 (13.64%) Project Management
6 93 (9.76%) Performance Tuning
7 85 (8.92%) Agile Software Development
8 81 (8.50%) Change Management
9 75 (7.87%) Problem Management
9 75 (7.87%) Service Delivery
10 74 (7.76%) Incident Management
11 73 (7.66%) Capacity Planning
12 71 (7.45%) Configuration Management
13 68 (7.14%) DevOps
14 66 (6.93%) Service Management
15 65 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
16 58 (6.09%) Load Balancing
17 54 (5.67%) BCP
18 51 (5.35%) PRINCE2
19 50 (5.25%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 195 (20.46%) SQL
2 76 (7.97%) PowerShell
3 62 (6.51%) Python
4 51 (5.35%) Shell Script
5 45 (4.72%) Java
6 40 (4.20%) T-SQL
7 36 (3.78%) Perl
8 22 (2.31%) VB
9 17 (1.78%) PL/SQL
10 16 (1.68%) C#
10 16 (1.68%) JavaScript
11 13 (1.36%) Bash Shell
11 13 (1.36%) Ruby
12 10 (1.05%) PHP
13 9 (0.94%) VBScript
14 8 (0.84%) C
14 8 (0.84%) VBA
15 6 (0.63%) C++
16 5 (0.52%) Korn
17 4 (0.42%) Scala
Qualifications
1 95 (9.97%) Security Cleared
2 68 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 61 (6.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 47 (4.93%) Cisco Certification
5 46 (4.83%) Degree
6 40 (4.20%) MCSE
7 34 (3.57%) CCNA
8 17 (1.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 16 (1.68%) AAT
10 15 (1.57%) BPSS Clearance
10 15 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
11 14 (1.47%) DV Cleared
12 13 (1.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 13 (1.36%) MCITP
13 11 (1.15%) CCNP
13 11 (1.15%) CISSP
13 11 (1.15%) CLAS
13 11 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 10 (1.05%) ISTQB
15 9 (0.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (7.14%) SLA
2 32 (3.36%) PCI DSS
3 26 (2.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (1.57%) ISO22301
5 13 (1.36%) QA
5 13 (1.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (1.05%) Government Security Classifications
7 9 (0.94%) COBIT
8 6 (0.63%) Basel II
8 6 (0.63%) COREP
9 4 (0.42%) Disclosure Scotland
10 3 (0.31%) Basel III
10 3 (0.31%) CRD IV
10 3 (0.31%) FINREP
11 2 (0.21%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.21%) RMADS
11 2 (0.21%) SSAE 16
12 1 (0.10%) BS7799
12 1 (0.10%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.10%) WCAG
System Software
1 202 (21.20%) Active Directory
2 131 (13.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 70 (7.35%) Hyper-V
4 45 (4.72%) vSphere
5 41 (4.30%) Firmware
6 38 (3.99%) XenApp
7 27 (2.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 26 (2.73%) VMware ESXi
9 24 (2.52%) Docker
10 22 (2.31%) Virtual Machines
11 20 (2.10%) NFS
12 18 (1.89%) Postfix
13 17 (1.78%) iptables
13 17 (1.78%) XenDesktop
14 16 (1.68%) Oracle RAC
14 16 (1.68%) Sendmail
15 15 (1.57%) VMware ESX
16 12 (1.26%) GlusterFS
17 11 (1.15%) Terminal Services
18 9 (0.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 79 (8.29%) Puppet
2 63 (6.61%) SCCM
3 51 (5.35%) NetBackup
4 43 (4.51%) SCOM
5 31 (3.25%) Microsoft Clustering
6 29 (3.04%) Nagios
6 29 (3.04%) Opscode Chef
7 26 (2.73%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 22 (2.31%) Ansible
9 21 (2.20%) Backup Exec
10 20 (2.10%) Oracle ZFS
11 18 (1.89%) Tivoli
12 13 (1.36%) Kubernetes
12 13 (1.36%) Mesos
12 13 (1.36%) Oracle RMAN
12 13 (1.36%) Red Hat Satellite
13 12 (1.26%) Cobbler
13 12 (1.26%) OSSEC
14 11 (1.15%) EMC NetWorker
15 10 (1.05%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 250 (26.23%) Microsoft
2 191 (20.04%) VMware
3 167 (17.52%) Oracle
4 107 (11.23%) HP
5 102 (10.70%) Citrix
6 98 (10.28%) Red Hat
7 89 (9.34%) Cisco
8 59 (6.19%) IBM
9 52 (5.46%) EMC
10 44 (4.62%) Veritas
11 36 (3.78%) CheckPoint
12 35 (3.67%) Sun
13 28 (2.94%) Brocade
14 27 (2.83%) NetApp
15 26 (2.73%) Symantec
16 25 (2.62%) Dell
17 24 (2.52%) Juniper
17 24 (2.52%) SAP
18 23 (2.41%) StorageTek
19 22 (2.31%) Remedy
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