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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 265 239 233
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -6
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 461 501 454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.92% 0.97% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 1.21% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 313 291
Median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £414
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -15.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 15
Median hourly rate £25.50 £22.75 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.08% -3.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.00 £10.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £34.00 £34.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £20.75 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+73.49% +45.61%
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
41454 41365 38999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.05% 80.00% 78.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 27626 27425 24650
Median daily rate £448 £420 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.54% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 961 1085 1124
Median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.79 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £52.19 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +7 218 £445 +11.25% 48
South East -19 82 £410 +18.84% 27
Yorkshire +2 33 £390 +20.00% 7
North West +1 32 £400 +0.31% 23
North East -16 26 £225 -18.18% 2
East of England +15 23 £350 +7.69% 5
West Midlands -28 22 £363 -9.37% 8
East Midlands -6 10 £400 +14.28% 6
South West -24 10 £385 -9.41% 9
Midlands - 1 £450 -
Disaster Recovery
UK

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 363 (35.48%) Windows
2 263 (25.71%) Microsoft
3 262 (25.61%) ITIL
4 239 (23.36%) Active Directory
5 236 (23.07%) High Availability
6 232 (22.68%) Finance
7 228 (22.29%) Linux
8 227 (22.19%) VMware
9 221 (21.60%) SQL
10 201 (19.65%) SQL Server
11 192 (18.77%) Windows Server
12 190 (18.57%) Unix
13 186 (18.18%) Oracle
14 166 (16.23%) VMware Infrastructure
15 163 (15.93%) Firewall
16 157 (15.35%) SAN
17 152 (14.86%) Business Continuity
17 152 (14.86%) Data Centre
18 140 (13.69%) Migration
19 136 (13.29%) DNS
20 133 (13.00%) Red Hat
21 125 (12.22%) Project Management
22 124 (12.12%) Security Cleared
23 117 (11.44%) Citrix
24 116 (11.34%) HP
24 116 (11.34%) MS Excel
25 107 (10.46%) Performance Tuning
26 106 (10.36%) Clustering
27 99 (9.68%) Solaris
28 97 (9.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 77 (7.53%) SharePoint
2 64 (6.26%) MS Exchange
3 43 (4.20%) Skype for Business
4 37 (3.62%) IIS
5 32 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
6 25 (2.44%) Apache
7 23 (2.25%) Confluence
8 21 (2.05%) BizTalk Server
9 18 (1.76%) WebSphere
10 16 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
10 16 (1.56%) OpenStack
10 16 (1.56%) Tomcat
11 15 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
12 14 (1.37%) JBoss
13 13 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
14 12 (1.17%) WebLogic
15 10 (0.98%) Cloud Foundry
15 10 (0.98%) nginx
15 10 (0.98%) WordPress
16 9 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 116 (11.34%) MS Excel
2 36 (3.52%) MS Office
3 17 (1.66%) MS Project
3 17 (1.66%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.59%) PaintShop Pro
5 3 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.20%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 23 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.59%) SimCorp Dimension
4 4 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.29%) Markit EDM
5 3 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (0.20%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.20%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.20%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.20%) SAP SCM
7 1 (0.098%) CODA-Financials
7 1 (0.098%) Cognos Planning
7 1 (0.098%) Documaker
7 1 (0.098%) Eikon
7 1 (0.098%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.098%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 60 (5.87%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (5.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (5.38%) Office 365
4 24 (2.35%) Azure Active Directory
5 21 (2.05%) PaaS
6 16 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (1.37%) AWS CloudFormation
7 14 (1.37%) Yammer
8 11 (1.08%) IaaS
8 11 (1.08%) OneDrive
9 9 (0.88%) Heroku
10 8 (0.78%) Google Apps
11 7 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (0.68%) SaaS
12 5 (0.49%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.49%) Trello
12 5 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 4 (0.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 4 (0.39%) Basecamp
14 2 (0.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 163 (15.93%) Firewall
2 157 (15.35%) SAN
3 136 (13.29%) DNS
4 86 (8.41%) WAN
5 73 (7.14%) LAN
6 64 (6.26%) TCP/IP
7 56 (5.47%) DHCP
8 51 (4.99%) VPN
9 43 (4.20%) Network Security
10 42 (4.11%) SSL
11 41 (4.01%) Fibre Channel
12 31 (3.03%) LDAP
13 29 (2.83%) Internet
14 25 (2.44%) Skype
15 20 (1.96%) VoIP
16 18 (1.76%) IPsec
17 17 (1.66%) BGP
17 17 (1.66%) SMTP
18 16 (1.56%) OSPF
19 15 (1.47%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (19.65%) SQL Server
2 55 (5.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 49 (4.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 47 (4.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 37 (3.62%) MySQL
5 37 (3.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 34 (3.32%) SQL Server 2008
7 32 (3.13%) Oracle Database
8 31 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
9 27 (2.64%) DB2
9 27 (2.64%) VLDB
10 23 (2.25%) Oracle Database 11g
11 21 (2.05%) OLTP
11 21 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
12 20 (1.96%) Relational Database
13 17 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
14 16 (1.56%) Oracle Database 12c
15 14 (1.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 14 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
16 13 (1.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 39 (3.81%) JIRA
2 35 (3.42%) Git (software)
3 32 (3.13%) Jenkins
4 20 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (0.78%) LoadRunner
5 8 (0.78%) Subversion
6 5 (0.49%) Hudson
7 4 (0.39%) TeamCity
7 4 (0.39%) Vagrant
7 4 (0.39%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.29%) SonarQube
8 3 (0.29%) XMLSpy
9 2 (0.20%) AdminStudio
9 2 (0.20%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.20%) InstallShield
9 2 (0.20%) Introscope
9 2 (0.20%) MSI
9 2 (0.20%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.20%) SpecFlow
General
1 232 (22.68%) Finance
2 68 (6.65%) Banking
3 29 (2.83%) Retail
3 29 (2.83%) Telecoms
4 26 (2.54%) Financial Institution
5 23 (2.25%) Front Office
6 18 (1.76%) Investment Banking
7 15 (1.47%) Marketing
8 9 (0.88%) Games
8 9 (0.88%) Legal
9 7 (0.68%) Back Office
10 6 (0.59%) Local Government
10 6 (0.59%) Retail Banking
11 5 (0.49%) Billing
11 5 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.39%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.39%) Online Betting
12 4 (0.39%) Publishing
13 2 (0.20%) International Banking
13 2 (0.20%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 135 (13.20%) Administrator
2 134 (13.10%) Analyst
3 91 (8.90%) DBA
4 85 (8.31%) Architect
5 70 (6.84%) Consultant
6 65 (6.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 63 (6.16%) SQL DBA
8 56 (5.47%) Systems Administrator
9 48 (4.69%) Unix Administrator
10 47 (4.59%) Developer
11 44 (4.30%) Support Engineer
12 34 (3.32%) DevOps Engineer
13 32 (3.13%) Project Manager
14 31 (3.03%) Support Analyst
15 30 (2.93%) Linux Administrator
15 30 (2.93%) SQL Server DBA
16 28 (2.74%) Infrastructure Architect
16 28 (2.74%) VMware Engineer
17 27 (2.64%) Business Analyst
17 27 (2.64%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (3.52%) Middleware
2 29 (2.83%) Web Services
3 26 (2.54%) .NET
4 13 (1.27%) Oracle Fusion
4 13 (1.27%) RESTful
4 13 (1.27%) SOAP
5 12 (1.17%) ELK Stack
6 10 (0.98%) LAMP
7 9 (0.88%) HTML
7 9 (0.88%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 9 (0.88%) XML
8 8 (0.78%) .NET Framework
8 8 (0.78%) J2EE
9 7 (0.68%) CSS
9 7 (0.68%) WebSphere MQ
10 6 (0.59%) LAPP Stack
10 6 (0.59%) LEMP Stack
10 6 (0.59%) SAP Basis
11 5 (0.49%) Node.js
11 5 (0.49%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 152 (14.86%) Data Centre
2 106 (10.36%) Clustering
3 94 (9.19%) Analytical Skills
4 78 (7.62%) Replication
5 76 (7.43%) Management Information System
6 50 (4.89%) Computer Science
7 19 (1.86%) EMC VMAX
8 17 (1.66%) HACMP
8 17 (1.66%) Mobile App
9 16 (1.56%) Mainframe
10 14 (1.37%) Statistics
11 12 (1.17%) Hedge funds
12 11 (1.08%) FMCG
13 10 (0.98%) Client/Server
13 10 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (0.98%) Performance Metrics
13 10 (0.98%) PKI
14 9 (0.88%) EMC VNX
14 9 (0.88%) Virtual Team
15 8 (0.78%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 363 (35.48%) Windows
2 228 (22.29%) Linux
3 192 (18.77%) Windows Server
4 190 (18.57%) Unix
5 99 (9.68%) Solaris
6 97 (9.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 80 (7.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 70 (6.84%) Windows Server 2012
9 59 (5.77%) AIX
10 53 (5.18%) Windows Server 2003
11 23 (2.25%) Windows 7
12 19 (1.86%) CentOS
13 14 (1.37%) Ubuntu
14 12 (1.17%) Windows Phone
15 11 (1.08%) zOS
16 10 (0.98%) HPUX
17 8 (0.78%) Oracle Linux
17 8 (0.78%) Windows XP
18 7 (0.68%) SUSE
18 7 (0.68%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (25.61%) ITIL
2 236 (23.07%) High Availability
3 152 (14.86%) Business Continuity
4 140 (13.69%) Migration
5 125 (12.22%) Project Management
6 107 (10.46%) Performance Tuning
7 90 (8.80%) Agile Software Development
8 86 (8.41%) Service Delivery
9 84 (8.21%) Change Management
10 81 (7.92%) Configuration Management
11 80 (7.82%) Incident Management
12 77 (7.53%) Problem Management
13 71 (6.94%) Service Management
14 67 (6.55%) Stakeholder Management
15 65 (6.35%) Capacity Planning
16 62 (6.06%) DevOps
17 61 (5.96%) Information Security
18 56 (5.47%) Change Control
18 56 (5.47%) Load Balancing
19 52 (5.08%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 221 (21.60%) SQL
2 74 (7.23%) PowerShell
3 55 (5.38%) Python
4 53 (5.18%) Shell Script
5 48 (4.69%) Java
6 47 (4.59%) T-SQL
7 37 (3.62%) Perl
8 17 (1.66%) VB
9 16 (1.56%) JavaScript
9 16 (1.56%) PL/SQL
10 15 (1.47%) C#
11 13 (1.27%) Bash Shell
11 13 (1.27%) Ruby
12 10 (0.98%) C
12 10 (0.98%) PHP
13 8 (0.78%) VBA
14 7 (0.68%) VBScript
15 5 (0.49%) Korn
16 4 (0.39%) Scala
17 3 (0.29%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 124 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 93 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 65 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 56 (5.47%) Degree
5 41 (4.01%) Cisco Certification
6 40 (3.91%) MCSE
7 30 (2.93%) CCNA
8 21 (2.05%) DV Cleared
9 19 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
10 18 (1.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 17 (1.66%) BPSS Clearance
12 16 (1.56%) AAT
13 13 (1.27%) IBM AIX Certification
13 13 (1.27%) MCITP
14 12 (1.17%) ISTQB
14 12 (1.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 11 (1.08%) CCNP
15 11 (1.08%) CLAS
16 10 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 9 (0.88%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (6.84%) SLA
2 26 (2.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (2.25%) QA
4 19 (1.86%) PCI DSS
5 15 (1.47%) ISO22301
6 14 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (0.98%) Government Security Classifications
8 8 (0.78%) COBIT
9 6 (0.59%) Basel II
9 6 (0.59%) COREP
10 4 (0.39%) Disclosure Scotland
11 3 (0.29%) Basel III
11 3 (0.29%) CRD IV
11 3 (0.29%) FINREP
12 2 (0.20%) BS7799
12 2 (0.20%) GPG13
12 2 (0.20%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.20%) SSAE 16
12 2 (0.20%) WAI
12 2 (0.20%) WCAG
System Software
1 239 (23.36%) Active Directory
2 166 (16.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 85 (8.31%) Hyper-V
4 51 (4.99%) vSphere
5 45 (4.40%) Firmware
6 36 (3.52%) XenApp
7 35 (3.42%) VMware ESXi
8 32 (3.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 24 (2.35%) VMware ESX
10 23 (2.25%) Virtual Machines
11 22 (2.15%) NFS
12 20 (1.96%) Docker
13 18 (1.76%) Postfix
14 17 (1.66%) GlusterFS
14 17 (1.66%) iptables
14 17 (1.66%) XenDesktop
15 16 (1.56%) Sendmail
16 15 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
17 13 (1.27%) GPFS
18 12 (1.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 82 (8.02%) Puppet
2 70 (6.84%) SCCM
3 63 (6.16%) NetBackup
4 48 (4.69%) Microsoft Clustering
5 47 (4.59%) SCOM
6 31 (3.03%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 28 (2.74%) Nagios
8 26 (2.54%) Opscode Chef
9 25 (2.44%) Oracle ZFS
10 20 (1.96%) Backup Exec
11 18 (1.76%) Red Hat Satellite
12 17 (1.66%) Tivoli
13 16 (1.56%) Ansible
14 13 (1.27%) Oracle RMAN
15 12 (1.17%) Cobbler
15 12 (1.17%) OSSEC
16 11 (1.08%) EMC NetWorker
17 10 (0.98%) Data Guard
17 10 (0.98%) MOM
17 10 (0.98%) WSUS
Vendors
1 263 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 227 (22.19%) VMware
3 186 (18.18%) Oracle
4 133 (13.00%) Red Hat
5 117 (11.44%) Citrix
6 116 (11.34%) HP
7 77 (7.53%) Cisco
8 64 (6.26%) EMC
9 61 (5.96%) Veritas
10 58 (5.67%) IBM
11 41 (4.01%) NetApp
12 37 (3.62%) Sun
13 34 (3.32%) Brocade
14 30 (2.93%) CheckPoint
15 28 (2.74%) StorageTek
15 28 (2.74%) Symantec
16 27 (2.64%) Dell
17 24 (2.35%) Remedy
17 24 (2.35%) SAP
18 23 (2.25%) ServiceNow
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £200 - £230 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Haysfm
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £290 - 320 per year
Posted: 11 hours ago
West Midlands
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Spencer Rose
Rate: Up to £340 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £340 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Complete Tech Limited
Rate: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 12 hours ago
England
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: Negotiable Day Rate
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
World First
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: Excellent
Posted: 27 days ago