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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 310 237 223
Rank change year-on-year
-73 -14
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 331 495 535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.72% 0.98% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 1.20% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 280 319
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £371 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.06% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 26
Median hourly rate £27.50 £20.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.53% -17.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.95 £12.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £47.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £20.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+32.53% -5.68%
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
37877 41238 40628
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.85% 81.42% 77.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 25375 27145 26819
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 995 1232 1154
Median hourly rate £29.00 £30.90 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.14% +23.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.80 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 3 December 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 -51 151 £500 +16.27% 35
South East -45 57 £425 +6.25% 28
North West +10 32 £338 +5.46% 14
East of England -15 21 £438 +12.90% 13
South West +4 17 £325 -15.58% 7
East Midlands -19 15 £375 - 4
North East -23 14 £375 +41.60% 3
West Midlands -18 13 £428 +29.54% 8
Yorkshire +20 11 £315 -18.70% 8
Disaster Recovery
UK

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 202 (25.70%) High Availability
2 201 (25.57%) Windows
3 186 (23.66%) Microsoft
4 170 (21.63%) Migration
5 167 (21.25%) Data Centre
6 164 (20.87%) Business Continuity
7 159 (20.23%) ITIL
8 154 (19.59%) Linux
9 146 (18.58%) VMware
10 139 (17.68%) SQL
11 131 (16.67%) Finance
12 128 (16.28%) Active Directory
13 123 (15.65%) Firewall
14 119 (15.14%) Oracle
15 118 (15.01%) SQL Server
16 109 (13.87%) Amazon AWS
17 105 (13.36%) Unix
18 104 (13.23%) VMware Infrastructure
19 103 (13.10%) Agile Software Development
20 101 (12.85%) Cisco
20 101 (12.85%) Windows Server
21 94 (11.96%) Project Management
22 87 (11.07%) SAN
23 86 (10.94%) DevOps
24 84 (10.69%) Python
25 81 (10.31%) Security Cleared
26 76 (9.67%) Microsoft Azure
27 72 (9.16%) Load Balancing
27 72 (9.16%) Performance Tuning
27 72 (9.16%) Analytical Skills

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 58 (7.38%) SharePoint
2 39 (4.96%) Skype for Business
3 30 (3.82%) IIS
4 24 (3.05%) Elasticsearch
4 24 (3.05%) MS Exchange
5 18 (2.29%) Apache
6 17 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2013
7 15 (1.91%) SharePoint 2010
8 14 (1.78%) BizTalk Server
8 14 (1.78%) WebLogic
9 13 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2010
9 13 (1.65%) SharePoint 2013
10 12 (1.53%) Cloud Foundry
11 7 (0.89%) nginx
12 6 (0.76%) Confluence
12 6 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (0.76%) JBoss
13 5 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
13 5 (0.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 63 (8.02%) MS Excel
2 33 (4.20%) MS Office
3 8 (1.02%) MS Project
3 8 (1.02%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.25%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.27%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.25%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (0.25%) Primavera
5 2 (0.25%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.13%) Northgate Housing
6 1 (0.13%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.13%) Orchard Housing
6 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.13%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.13%) SAP SCM
6 1 (0.13%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 109 (13.87%) Amazon AWS
2 76 (9.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 58 (7.38%) AWS CloudFormation
4 43 (5.47%) Office 365
5 30 (3.82%) PaaS
6 24 (3.05%) Azure Active Directory
6 24 (3.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 23 (2.93%) Amazon EC2
8 19 (2.42%) IaaS
9 18 (2.29%) OneDrive
9 18 (2.29%) Yammer
10 12 (1.53%) Heroku
11 11 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
11 11 (1.40%) SaaS
12 8 (1.02%) G Suite
13 5 (0.64%) Trello
14 4 (0.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 4 (0.51%) Basecamp
15 3 (0.38%) Amazon S3
15 3 (0.38%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 123 (15.65%) Firewall
2 87 (11.07%) SAN
3 68 (8.65%) WAN
4 66 (8.40%) DNS
5 60 (7.63%) LAN
6 46 (5.85%) TCP/IP
7 43 (5.47%) VoIP
8 36 (4.58%) DHCP
8 36 (4.58%) VPN
9 28 (3.56%) Network Security
10 20 (2.54%) Skype
11 19 (2.42%) NAS
11 19 (2.42%) Unified Communications
12 17 (2.16%) SSL
13 16 (2.04%) Fibre Channel
13 16 (2.04%) Internet
14 15 (1.91%) LDAP
15 12 (1.53%) Cisco ASA
16 11 (1.40%) MPLS
16 11 (1.40%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (15.01%) SQL Server
2 36 (4.58%) Oracle Database
3 34 (4.33%) MySQL
4 25 (3.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 24 (3.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 23 (2.93%) Amazon RDS
6 23 (2.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (2.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 21 (2.67%) SQL Server 2014
8 18 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 15 (1.91%) Oracle Database 11g
10 14 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (1.78%) Relational Database
11 11 (1.40%) DB2
11 11 (1.40%) IBM InfoSphere
12 10 (1.27%) OLTP
12 10 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (1.02%) Big Data
14 7 (0.89%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 23 (2.93%) Git (software)
1 23 (2.93%) JIRA
2 20 (2.54%) Jenkins
3 12 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (1.15%) Subversion
5 7 (0.89%) TeamCity
6 6 (0.76%) Oracle APEX
7 5 (0.64%) HP UFT
7 5 (0.64%) JUnit
7 5 (0.64%) Selenium
7 5 (0.64%) Vagrant
8 4 (0.51%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (0.51%) SoapUI
9 3 (0.38%) Hudson
9 3 (0.38%) SonarQube
9 3 (0.38%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.25%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.25%) JMeter
10 2 (0.25%) LoadRunner
General
1 131 (16.67%) Finance
2 42 (5.34%) Banking
3 38 (4.83%) Telecoms
4 14 (1.78%) Financial Institution
4 14 (1.78%) Retail
5 12 (1.53%) Investment Banking
5 12 (1.53%) Local Government
6 9 (1.15%) Billing
7 8 (1.02%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.76%) Marketing
9 5 (0.64%) Games
10 4 (0.51%) Legal
11 3 (0.38%) Electronics
12 2 (0.25%) Advertising
12 2 (0.25%) Back Office
12 2 (0.25%) Law
12 2 (0.25%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.25%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.13%) Front Office
13 1 (0.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 88 (11.20%) Architect
2 73 (9.29%) DBA
3 70 (8.91%) Administrator
4 67 (8.52%) Analyst
5 52 (6.62%) DevOps Engineer
6 45 (5.73%) SQL DBA
7 41 (5.22%) Developer
8 38 (4.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 38 (4.83%) Network Engineer
9 34 (4.33%) AWS Engineer
10 32 (4.07%) Consultant
10 32 (4.07%) Project Manager
11 30 (3.82%) Infrastructure Architect
12 27 (3.44%) AWS DevOps
12 27 (3.44%) Support Engineer
13 25 (3.18%) Technical Architect
14 22 (2.80%) Service Manager
15 21 (2.67%) SQL Server DBA
16 20 (2.54%) Oracle DBA
16 20 (2.54%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (3.05%) .NET
1 24 (3.05%) ELK Stack
1 24 (3.05%) Web Services
2 21 (2.67%) Django
3 17 (2.16%) boto
3 17 (2.16%) Middleware
4 13 (1.65%) HTML
5 10 (1.27%) J2EE
6 9 (1.15%) SOAP
7 8 (1.02%) LAMP
8 7 (0.89%) HTML5
8 7 (0.89%) Oracle Fusion
9 6 (0.76%) .NET Framework
9 6 (0.76%) 802.1X
9 6 (0.76%) ASP.NET
9 6 (0.76%) XML
10 5 (0.64%) JSON
10 5 (0.64%) LEMP Stack
10 5 (0.64%) Node.js
10 5 (0.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 167 (21.25%) Data Centre
2 72 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
3 59 (7.51%) Replication
4 51 (6.49%) Clustering
5 45 (5.73%) Management Information System
6 20 (2.54%) Public Cloud
7 17 (2.16%) Computer Science
8 15 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (1.40%) IVR
9 11 (1.40%) Performance Metrics
10 10 (1.27%) Fat Client
10 10 (1.27%) Mainframe
10 10 (1.27%) Thin Client
11 9 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
12 8 (1.02%) Enterprise Storage
12 8 (1.02%) Social Network
13 7 (0.89%) AS400
13 7 (0.89%) PKI
14 6 (0.76%) NHS
14 6 (0.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 201 (25.57%) Windows
2 154 (19.59%) Linux
3 105 (13.36%) Unix
4 101 (12.85%) Windows Server
5 54 (6.87%) Solaris
6 49 (6.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 33 (4.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 32 (4.07%) Windows Server 2012
9 29 (3.69%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (2.16%) AIX
11 14 (1.78%) Windows 7
12 12 (1.53%) HPUX
13 8 (1.02%) Windows 10
14 7 (0.89%) CentOS
14 7 (0.89%) Windows 8
15 6 (0.76%) Data ONTAP
15 6 (0.76%) OS/400
16 5 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
16 5 (0.64%) VMS
17 4 (0.51%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (25.70%) High Availability
2 170 (21.63%) Migration
3 164 (20.87%) Business Continuity
4 159 (20.23%) ITIL
5 103 (13.10%) Agile Software Development
6 94 (11.96%) Project Management
7 86 (10.94%) DevOps
8 72 (9.16%) Load Balancing
8 72 (9.16%) Performance Tuning
9 65 (8.27%) Change Management
10 62 (7.89%) Incident Management
11 61 (7.76%) Service Delivery
12 57 (7.25%) Configuration Management
12 57 (7.25%) Service Management
13 54 (6.87%) Continuous Integration
14 53 (6.74%) Capacity Planning
15 50 (6.36%) Problem Management
15 50 (6.36%) Stakeholder Management
16 48 (6.11%) BCP
16 48 (6.11%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 139 (17.68%) SQL
2 84 (10.69%) Python
3 62 (7.89%) PowerShell
4 29 (3.69%) T-SQL
5 27 (3.44%) Java
6 22 (2.80%) Perl
6 22 (2.80%) Shell Script
7 17 (2.16%) C#
8 16 (2.04%) VB
9 13 (1.65%) PL/SQL
10 12 (1.53%) JavaScript
11 9 (1.15%) C++
12 8 (1.02%) C
13 6 (0.76%) PHP
14 5 (0.64%) Ruby
14 5 (0.64%) VBScript
15 4 (0.51%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.51%) Scala
16 3 (0.38%) JCL
16 3 (0.38%) VC++
Qualifications
1 81 (10.31%) Security Cleared
2 59 (7.51%) SC Cleared
3 54 (6.87%) Cisco Certification
4 50 (6.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 42 (5.34%) Degree
6 32 (4.07%) MCSE
7 31 (3.94%) CCNA
8 16 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
9 14 (1.78%) MCP
10 13 (1.65%) CISSP
11 12 (1.53%) AAT
11 12 (1.53%) CCNP
11 12 (1.53%) MCITP
12 10 (1.27%) CCIE
13 9 (1.15%) DV Cleared
13 9 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (1.02%) MCSA
15 7 (0.89%) ISEB
15 7 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 6 (0.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (6.49%) SLA
2 45 (5.73%) PCI DSS
3 17 (2.16%) QA
4 15 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (1.78%) ISO22301
6 8 (1.02%) Disclosure Scotland
7 5 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.38%) COBIT
9 2 (0.25%) BS25999
10 1 (0.13%) BS7799
10 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.13%) RMADS
System Software
1 128 (16.28%) Active Directory
2 104 (13.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (5.85%) Docker
3 46 (5.85%) Hyper-V
4 25 (3.18%) XenApp
5 23 (2.93%) Firmware
6 22 (2.80%) vSphere
7 16 (2.04%) NFS
8 15 (1.91%) Oracle RAC
8 15 (1.91%) Virtual Machines
9 13 (1.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 11 (1.40%) XenDesktop
11 7 (0.89%) iptables
11 7 (0.89%) Veritas File System
11 7 (0.89%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 7 (0.89%) Virtual Servers
12 6 (0.76%) Postfix
12 6 (0.76%) VMware ESX
12 6 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (0.76%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 61 (7.76%) Puppet
2 37 (4.71%) Ansible
3 36 (4.58%) SCCM
4 35 (4.45%) Opscode Chef
5 25 (3.18%) SCOM
6 23 (2.93%) NetBackup
7 22 (2.80%) logstash
8 20 (2.54%) Kibana
9 17 (2.16%) Microsoft Clustering
10 16 (2.04%) Nagios
11 14 (1.78%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 13 (1.65%) Kubernetes
12 13 (1.65%) Mesos
13 12 (1.53%) Oracle RMAN
14 10 (1.27%) Data Guard
15 9 (1.15%) Oracle Identity Management
16 7 (0.89%) Cisco UCCX
16 7 (0.89%) Oracle ZFS
16 7 (0.89%) Tivoli
16 7 (0.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 186 (23.66%) Microsoft
2 146 (18.58%) VMware
3 119 (15.14%) Oracle
4 101 (12.85%) Cisco
5 53 (6.74%) Citrix
6 48 (6.11%) HP
7 38 (4.83%) NetApp
7 38 (4.83%) Red Hat
8 35 (4.45%) CheckPoint
8 35 (4.45%) IBM
9 30 (3.82%) Sun
10 29 (3.69%) EMC
11 24 (3.05%) Juniper
12 22 (2.80%) Veritas
13 19 (2.42%) SaltStack
14 18 (2.29%) Remedy
15 17 (2.16%) Brocade
15 17 (2.16%) SAP
16 14 (1.78%) F5
17 13 (1.65%) BMC
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Square One Resources
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, United Kingdom
NHS Digital
Rate: £40,028 - £48,034
Posted: 4 days ago
North East
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Modis International
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Calderdale College
Rate: £36,046 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £520 per day
Posted: 23 days ago