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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 255 247 221
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -26
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 465 470 482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.94% 0.94% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 1.18% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 284 302
Median daily rate £400 £375 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £562
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £369 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 14
Median hourly rate £19.50 £28.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.35% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £26.80 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £37.60 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.28 £28.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+54.57% +47.36%
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
40710 39911 37758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.40% 79.72% 78.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 27348 26219 24080
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 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 934 1059 1123
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.21 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 June 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 June 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 June 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 +13 211 £425 +14.09% 75
South East -16 94 £400 +1.84% 26
North West -12 31 £400 -5.88% 13
Yorkshire +6 30 £400 +33.33% 14
North East -37 30 £250 -16.66% 2
West Midlands -23 21 £370 -7.50% 10
South West -14 17 £393 -1.87% 12
East of England -6 16 £340 -2.85% 7
East Midlands -16 9 £400 +45.45% 13
Disaster Recovery
UK

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 383 (37.22%) Windows
2 261 (25.36%) ITIL
3 251 (24.39%) Microsoft
4 248 (24.10%) Finance
5 239 (23.23%) Linux
6 229 (22.25%) Active Directory
7 227 (22.06%) VMware
8 218 (21.19%) High Availability
9 209 (20.31%) Unix
10 206 (20.02%) Windows Server
11 201 (19.53%) SQL
12 191 (18.56%) SQL Server
13 183 (17.78%) Oracle
14 177 (17.20%) VMware Infrastructure
15 167 (16.23%) Data Centre
16 160 (15.55%) Firewall
17 155 (15.06%) Business Continuity
18 153 (14.87%) SAN
19 142 (13.80%) Migration
20 141 (13.70%) Red Hat
21 137 (13.31%) DNS
22 135 (13.12%) Security Cleared
23 122 (11.86%) HP
24 119 (11.56%) Project Management
25 111 (10.79%) MS Excel
26 110 (10.69%) Citrix
26 110 (10.69%) Analytical Skills
27 103 (10.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
28 102 (9.91%) Solaris
29 100 (9.72%) Clustering

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 78 (7.58%) MS Exchange
2 65 (6.32%) SharePoint
3 43 (4.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 38 (3.69%) IIS
5 31 (3.01%) Skype for Business
6 23 (2.24%) Confluence
7 21 (2.04%) Apache
8 19 (1.85%) WebSphere
9 18 (1.75%) OpenStack
10 16 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2013
11 14 (1.36%) Tomcat
12 12 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2007
13 11 (1.07%) JBoss
13 11 (1.07%) WebLogic
13 11 (1.07%) WordPress
14 10 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
14 10 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
15 8 (0.78%) CMS
15 8 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
15 8 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 111 (10.79%) MS Excel
2 32 (3.11%) MS Office
3 20 (1.94%) MS Visio
4 15 (1.46%) MS Project
5 8 (0.78%) PaintShop Pro
6 7 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.097%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 18 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.58%) SimCorp Dimension
4 5 (0.49%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (0.39%) Markit EDM
6 3 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.19%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.19%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.19%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.19%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.19%) SAP Payroll
7 2 (0.19%) SAP SCM
8 1 (0.097%) CODA-Financials
8 1 (0.097%) Eikon
8 1 (0.097%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.097%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.097%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 47 (4.57%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (4.28%) Office 365
3 42 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (1.36%) Azure Active Directory
5 13 (1.26%) PaaS
6 11 (1.07%) Yammer
7 8 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
7 8 (0.78%) OneDrive
8 7 (0.68%) IaaS
8 7 (0.68%) SaaS
9 6 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (0.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 5 (0.49%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.49%) Heroku
10 5 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (0.29%) Basecamp
11 3 (0.29%) Google Apps
12 2 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.19%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 160 (15.55%) Firewall
2 153 (14.87%) SAN
3 137 (13.31%) DNS
4 91 (8.84%) WAN
5 82 (7.97%) LAN
6 62 (6.03%) TCP/IP
7 60 (5.83%) DHCP
8 51 (4.96%) VPN
9 47 (4.57%) Fibre Channel
10 43 (4.18%) Network Security
11 37 (3.60%) LDAP
12 36 (3.50%) SSL
13 31 (3.01%) Internet
14 22 (2.14%) Skype
15 20 (1.94%) VoIP
16 18 (1.75%) NAS
17 17 (1.65%) BGP
17 17 (1.65%) IPsec
17 17 (1.65%) SMTP
18 16 (1.55%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (18.56%) SQL Server
2 56 (5.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 50 (4.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 44 (4.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 39 (3.79%) MySQL
6 35 (3.40%) SQL Server 2008
6 35 (3.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 32 (3.11%) VLDB
8 30 (2.92%) SQL Server 2014
9 29 (2.82%) Oracle Database
10 27 (2.62%) DB2
11 24 (2.33%) OLTP
12 22 (2.14%) SQL Server 2005
13 20 (1.94%) Relational Database
14 19 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
15 16 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
15 16 (1.55%) NoSQL
16 14 (1.36%) Oracle Database 12c
17 12 (1.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 11 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 38 (3.69%) JIRA
2 34 (3.30%) Jenkins
3 32 (3.11%) Git (software)
4 19 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (0.78%) LoadRunner
6 6 (0.58%) Subversion
7 4 (0.39%) Hudson
7 4 (0.39%) Maven
8 3 (0.29%) Ant
8 3 (0.29%) SonarQube
8 3 (0.29%) SpecFlow
8 3 (0.29%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.29%) WatiN
8 3 (0.29%) XMLSpy
9 2 (0.19%) AdminStudio
9 2 (0.19%) InstallShield
9 2 (0.19%) Introscope
9 2 (0.19%) MSI
9 2 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.19%) TeamCity
General
1 248 (24.10%) Finance
2 68 (6.61%) Banking
3 34 (3.30%) Telecoms
4 30 (2.92%) Retail
5 26 (2.53%) Front Office
6 22 (2.14%) Financial Institution
7 19 (1.85%) Investment Banking
8 16 (1.55%) Marketing
9 10 (0.97%) Back Office
10 9 (0.87%) Legal
11 7 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.58%) Games
12 6 (0.58%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.39%) Local Government
13 4 (0.39%) Online Betting
13 4 (0.39%) Publishing
14 3 (0.29%) Billing
14 3 (0.29%) International Banking
15 2 (0.19%) German Language
15 2 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 142 (13.80%) Analyst
2 136 (13.22%) Administrator
3 88 (8.55%) DBA
4 81 (7.87%) Architect
5 69 (6.71%) Consultant
6 62 (6.03%) SQL DBA
7 60 (5.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 55 (5.34%) Unix Administrator
9 53 (5.15%) Systems Administrator
10 45 (4.37%) Support Engineer
11 43 (4.18%) Developer
12 34 (3.30%) Business Analyst
13 33 (3.21%) Project Manager
14 30 (2.92%) Solutions Architect
14 30 (2.92%) SQL Server DBA
14 30 (2.92%) Wintel Engineer
15 29 (2.82%) Infrastructure Architect
15 29 (2.82%) VMware Engineer
16 28 (2.72%) 3rd Line Support
16 28 (2.72%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (3.79%) Middleware
2 33 (3.21%) Web Services
3 29 (2.82%) .NET
4 13 (1.26%) Oracle Fusion
4 13 (1.26%) SOAP
5 12 (1.17%) ELK Stack
5 12 (1.17%) RESTful
6 11 (1.07%) CSS
6 11 (1.07%) HTML
7 9 (0.87%) J2EE
7 9 (0.87%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 9 (0.87%) XML
8 7 (0.68%) REST
8 7 (0.68%) WebSphere MQ
9 6 (0.58%) .NET Framework
9 6 (0.58%) jQuery
9 6 (0.58%) LAMP
9 6 (0.58%) SAP Basis
10 5 (0.49%) FIX Protocol
10 5 (0.49%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 167 (16.23%) Data Centre
2 110 (10.69%) Analytical Skills
3 100 (9.72%) Clustering
4 80 (7.77%) Replication
5 76 (7.39%) Management Information System
6 58 (5.64%) Computer Science
7 26 (2.53%) HACMP
8 25 (2.43%) EMC VMAX
9 17 (1.65%) Mainframe
9 17 (1.65%) Mobile App
10 13 (1.26%) Statistics
11 12 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (1.17%) Hedge funds
12 11 (1.07%) Client/Server
13 10 (0.97%) EMC VNX
13 10 (0.97%) FMCG
14 8 (0.78%) CESG
14 8 (0.78%) Enterprise Storage
14 8 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 8 (0.78%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 383 (37.22%) Windows
2 239 (23.23%) Linux
3 209 (20.31%) Unix
4 206 (20.02%) Windows Server
5 103 (10.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 102 (9.91%) Solaris
7 96 (9.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 83 (8.07%) Windows Server 2012
9 69 (6.71%) AIX
10 60 (5.83%) Windows Server 2003
11 26 (2.53%) Windows 7
12 17 (1.65%) CentOS
13 12 (1.17%) Ubuntu
14 11 (1.07%) Windows Phone
14 11 (1.07%) zOS
15 8 (0.78%) HPUX
15 8 (0.78%) Windows XP
16 7 (0.68%) SUSE
16 7 (0.68%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 7 (0.68%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (25.36%) ITIL
2 218 (21.19%) High Availability
3 155 (15.06%) Business Continuity
4 142 (13.80%) Migration
5 119 (11.56%) Project Management
6 93 (9.04%) Performance Tuning
7 92 (8.94%) Agile Software Development
8 84 (8.16%) Configuration Management
9 83 (8.07%) Change Management
9 83 (8.07%) Incident Management
10 76 (7.39%) Service Delivery
11 74 (7.19%) Problem Management
12 70 (6.80%) Stakeholder Management
13 69 (6.71%) Information Security
14 64 (6.22%) Service Management
15 57 (5.54%) Change Control
16 56 (5.44%) Capacity Planning
17 52 (5.05%) Capacity Management
18 50 (4.86%) DevOps
19 49 (4.76%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 201 (19.53%) SQL
2 82 (7.97%) PowerShell
3 54 (5.25%) Java
3 54 (5.25%) Shell Script
4 50 (4.86%) Python
5 47 (4.57%) T-SQL
6 40 (3.89%) Perl
7 20 (1.94%) JavaScript
8 19 (1.85%) C#
9 16 (1.55%) VB
10 14 (1.36%) C
11 13 (1.26%) Bash Shell
11 13 (1.26%) PHP
11 13 (1.26%) Ruby
12 12 (1.17%) PL/SQL
13 10 (0.97%) VBA
14 8 (0.78%) VBScript
15 5 (0.49%) Korn
16 4 (0.39%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.29%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 135 (13.12%) Security Cleared
2 98 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 61 (5.93%) Degree
4 57 (5.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 37 (3.60%) MCSE
6 35 (3.40%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (2.43%) CCNA
8 24 (2.33%) DV Cleared
9 22 (2.14%) ITIL Certification
10 21 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 18 (1.75%) IBM AIX Certification
12 15 (1.46%) MCSA
13 14 (1.36%) BPSS Clearance
14 11 (1.07%) AAT
14 11 (1.07%) CLAS
14 11 (1.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 10 (0.97%) CCNP
15 10 (0.97%) CISSP
15 10 (0.97%) ISTQB
16 9 (0.87%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (6.32%) SLA
2 30 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (2.72%) QA
4 15 (1.46%) ISO22301
5 13 (1.26%) PCI DSS
5 13 (1.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (0.97%) Government Security Classifications
7 8 (0.78%) COBIT
8 6 (0.58%) Basel II
8 6 (0.58%) COREP
8 6 (0.58%) Disclosure Scotland
9 5 (0.49%) GPG13
9 5 (0.49%) WAI
9 5 (0.49%) WCAG
10 3 (0.29%) Basel III
10 3 (0.29%) CRD IV
10 3 (0.29%) FINREP
11 2 (0.19%) JSP 440
11 2 (0.19%) RMADS
11 2 (0.19%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 229 (22.25%) Active Directory
2 177 (17.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 71 (6.90%) Hyper-V
4 50 (4.86%) vSphere
5 44 (4.28%) VMware ESXi
6 43 (4.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 36 (3.50%) Firmware
8 33 (3.21%) VMware ESX
9 31 (3.01%) XenApp
10 23 (2.24%) NFS
10 23 (2.24%) Virtual Machines
11 21 (2.04%) GlusterFS
12 18 (1.75%) GPFS
13 16 (1.55%) Postfix
13 16 (1.55%) XenDesktop
14 15 (1.46%) Microsoft App-V
14 15 (1.46%) Sendmail
15 14 (1.36%) iptables
16 10 (0.97%) Docker
16 10 (0.97%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 72 (7.00%) Puppet
2 69 (6.71%) NetBackup
3 59 (5.73%) SCCM
4 50 (4.86%) Microsoft Clustering
5 39 (3.79%) SCOM
6 38 (3.69%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 30 (2.92%) Oracle ZFS
8 26 (2.53%) Nagios
9 22 (2.14%) Red Hat Satellite
10 20 (1.94%) Backup Exec
10 20 (1.94%) Tivoli
11 18 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
12 16 (1.55%) WSUS
13 14 (1.36%) EMC NetWorker
14 11 (1.07%) Cobbler
14 11 (1.07%) Oracle RMAN
15 10 (0.97%) Kibana
15 10 (0.97%) logstash
15 10 (0.97%) OSSEC
15 10 (0.97%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 251 (24.39%) Microsoft
2 227 (22.06%) VMware
3 183 (17.78%) Oracle
4 141 (13.70%) Red Hat
5 122 (11.86%) HP
6 110 (10.69%) Citrix
7 79 (7.68%) EMC
8 77 (7.48%) Cisco
9 75 (7.29%) Veritas
10 73 (7.09%) IBM
11 56 (5.44%) NetApp
12 43 (4.18%) Sun
13 42 (4.08%) Brocade
14 36 (3.50%) StorageTek
15 33 (3.21%) Symantec
16 32 (3.11%) SAP
17 28 (2.72%) Dell
18 25 (2.43%) CheckPoint
19 24 (2.33%) Remedy
19 24 (2.33%) ServiceNow
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