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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Disaster Recovery
UK / England
Rank 264 245 221
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -24
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 351 456 477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.84% 0.96% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.15% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 287 289
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £266 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £366 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.02% -8.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 18 10
Median hourly rate £20.75 £50.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.50% +163.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £15.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.20 £63.00 £39.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £51.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-59.31% +168.42%

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
34667 39570 37387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.87% 82.95% 79.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 23141 26236 24040
Median daily rate £450 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 881 1083 1008
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +44.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £56.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 -9 135 £523 +16.11% 39
South East -54 56 £431 +15.00% 21
North East -5 33 £350 +22.80% 1
East of England +9 28 £400 +16.36% 5
East Midlands +5 23 £200 -53.48% 6
North West +4 22 £356 -5.00% 9
Yorkshire +27 20 £360 +5.88% 10
West Midlands +7 17 £370 +48.00% 15
South West -4 15 £325 -9.09% 3
Midlands +5 2 £450 -
Disaster Recovery
UK

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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.

1 215 (31.20%) Windows
2 181 (26.27%) Microsoft
3 176 (25.54%) High Availability
4 164 (23.80%) ITIL
5 159 (23.08%) Linux
6 152 (22.06%) Migration
7 145 (21.04%) SQL
8 144 (20.90%) Business Continuity
9 136 (19.74%) Data Centre
10 125 (18.14%) Finance
11 123 (17.85%) VMware
12 122 (17.71%) Agile Software Development
13 112 (16.26%) Oracle
14 111 (16.11%) Amazon AWS
15 103 (14.95%) SQL Server
16 101 (14.66%) Firewall
17 100 (14.51%) Active Directory
18 97 (14.08%) Microsoft Azure
19 88 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
19 88 (12.77%) DevOps
19 88 (12.77%) Windows Server
20 87 (12.63%) Unix
21 86 (12.48%) Cisco
22 85 (12.34%) Security Cleared
23 79 (11.47%) Replication
24 76 (11.03%) Project Management
25 74 (10.74%) Analytical Skills
26 72 (10.45%) Change Management
27 71 (10.30%) Performance Tuning
28 68 (9.87%) Load Balancing

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 42 (6.10%) MS Exchange
2 37 (5.37%) SharePoint
3 35 (5.08%) IIS
4 24 (3.48%) Elasticsearch
4 24 (3.48%) Skype for Business
5 22 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2010
6 19 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2013
7 17 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2007
8 13 (1.89%) WebLogic
9 10 (1.45%) Apache
10 7 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (1.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (1.02%) Oracle Application Server
11 6 (0.87%) OpenStack
11 6 (0.87%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.58%) MQSeries
12 4 (0.58%) Office Communications Server
13 3 (0.44%) IBM Notes
13 3 (0.44%) Oracle Coherence
13 3 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 64 (9.29%) MS Excel
2 19 (2.76%) MS Office
3 18 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.02%) MS Project
5 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (1.31%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (1.02%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.44%) SAP BPC
5 3 (0.44%) SAP MII
6 2 (0.29%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.29%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (0.29%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.29%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.15%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.15%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 111 (16.11%) Amazon AWS
2 97 (14.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (7.40%) AWS CloudFormation
4 47 (6.82%) IaaS
5 42 (6.10%) Office 365
6 29 (4.21%) PaaS
7 28 (4.06%) SaaS
8 25 (3.63%) Amazon EC2
8 25 (3.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 16 (2.32%) Azure Active Directory
10 11 (1.60%) OneDrive
11 10 (1.45%) Yammer
12 7 (1.02%) Amazon S3
13 6 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
13 6 (0.87%) Mimecast
14 3 (0.44%) Amazon ELB
15 2 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
15 2 (0.29%) Heroku
15 2 (0.29%) HP Helion
16 1 (0.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 101 (14.66%) Firewall
2 67 (9.72%) WAN
3 61 (8.85%) SAN
4 56 (8.13%) DNS
5 54 (7.84%) LAN
6 31 (4.50%) VPN
7 29 (4.21%) Unified Communications
8 27 (3.92%) TCP/IP
8 27 (3.92%) VoIP
9 25 (3.63%) NAS
10 23 (3.34%) Network Security
11 19 (2.76%) SSL
12 18 (2.61%) LDAP
13 17 (2.47%) DHCP
14 15 (2.18%) MPLS
15 14 (2.03%) SNMP
15 14 (2.03%) VLAN
16 12 (1.74%) Cisco ASA
16 12 (1.74%) FTP
16 12 (1.74%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (14.95%) SQL Server
2 47 (6.82%) Oracle Database
3 35 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (4.50%) Amazon RDS
5 30 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 25 (3.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 24 (3.48%) MySQL
8 22 (3.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 21 (3.05%) DB2
9 21 (3.05%) SQL Server 2012
10 20 (2.90%) SQL Server 2014
11 16 (2.32%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (2.03%) Oracle Database 12c
12 14 (2.03%) Relational Database
13 11 (1.60%) MongoDB
13 11 (1.60%) Oracle Reports
13 11 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
14 10 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
15 9 (1.31%) BusinessObjects
15 9 (1.31%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 15 (2.18%) Jenkins
2 11 (1.60%) Git (software)
2 11 (1.60%) JIRA
3 10 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (1.45%) TeamCity
4 7 (1.02%) HP UFT
4 7 (1.02%) JUnit
4 7 (1.02%) Selenium
5 4 (0.58%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (0.58%) Subversion
6 3 (0.44%) LoadRunner
6 3 (0.44%) MSBuild
6 3 (0.44%) NWDI
6 3 (0.44%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.29%) JMeter
7 2 (0.29%) LoadUI
7 2 (0.29%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.29%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 125 (18.14%) Finance
2 36 (5.22%) Banking
3 26 (3.77%) Telecoms
4 21 (3.05%) Retail
5 20 (2.90%) Legal
6 11 (1.60%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.31%) Financial Institution
7 9 (1.31%) Local Government
7 9 (1.31%) Marketing
8 8 (1.16%) Front Office
9 7 (1.02%) Back Office
9 7 (1.02%) Billing
9 7 (1.02%) Electronics
9 7 (1.02%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.73%) Law
11 4 (0.58%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.29%) Advertising
13 2 (0.29%) Publishing
14 1 (0.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 86 (12.48%) Architect
2 85 (12.34%) DBA
3 66 (9.58%) Administrator
3 66 (9.58%) Analyst
4 52 (7.55%) SQL DBA
5 38 (5.52%) DevOps Engineer
6 34 (4.93%) Consultant
7 30 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 29 (4.21%) Project Manager
9 27 (3.92%) Infrastructure Architect
10 25 (3.63%) AWS Engineer
10 25 (3.63%) Cloud Architect
11 23 (3.34%) Support Engineer
12 22 (3.19%) Oracle DBA
13 21 (3.05%) AWS DevOps
13 21 (3.05%) Windows Engineer
14 20 (2.90%) Operations Engineer
14 20 (2.90%) Service Manager
15 19 (2.76%) Developer
15 19 (2.76%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (3.77%) Elastic Stack
2 22 (3.19%) Django
3 19 (2.76%) .NET
3 19 (2.76%) boto
3 19 (2.76%) Web Services
4 17 (2.47%) Middleware
5 8 (1.16%) HTML
6 7 (1.02%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 6 (0.87%) J2EE
8 5 (0.73%) ASP.NET
8 5 (0.73%) SAP Basis
8 5 (0.73%) SOAP
8 5 (0.73%) XML
9 4 (0.58%) HTML5
10 3 (0.44%) Java SE
10 3 (0.44%) JSON
10 3 (0.44%) Kafka
10 3 (0.44%) Oracle Fusion
10 3 (0.44%) REST
11 2 (0.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 136 (19.74%) Data Centre
2 79 (11.47%) Replication
3 74 (10.74%) Analytical Skills
4 40 (5.81%) Clustering
5 34 (4.93%) Management Information System
6 26 (3.77%) Public Cloud
7 22 (3.19%) Linux Command Line
8 14 (2.03%) Enterprise Storage
9 13 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
10 11 (1.60%) Computer Science
11 9 (1.31%) Fat Client
11 9 (1.31%) IVR
11 9 (1.31%) Mainframe
11 9 (1.31%) Thin Client
12 7 (1.02%) Private Cloud
12 7 (1.02%) Symmetrix
13 6 (0.87%) Blackberry
13 6 (0.87%) Driving Licence
13 6 (0.87%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 215 (31.20%) Windows
2 159 (23.08%) Linux
3 88 (12.77%) Windows Server
4 87 (12.63%) Unix
5 45 (6.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (4.93%) Solaris
7 32 (4.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 30 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 26 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
10 25 (3.63%) AIX
11 15 (2.18%) Windows 7
12 11 (1.60%) HPUX
13 7 (1.02%) MVS
13 7 (1.02%) SUSE
13 7 (1.02%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 7 (1.02%) VME
13 7 (1.02%) VMS
13 7 (1.02%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.44%) OS/400
14 3 (0.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (25.54%) High Availability
2 164 (23.80%) ITIL
3 152 (22.06%) Migration
4 144 (20.90%) Business Continuity
5 122 (17.71%) Agile Software Development
6 88 (12.77%) DevOps
7 76 (11.03%) Project Management
8 72 (10.45%) Change Management
9 71 (10.30%) Performance Tuning
10 68 (9.87%) Load Balancing
11 62 (9.00%) Service Management
12 53 (7.69%) PRINCE2
13 48 (6.97%) Problem Management
14 47 (6.82%) ITIL V3
15 44 (6.39%) Capacity Planning
15 44 (6.39%) Service Delivery
16 42 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
17 41 (5.95%) Configuration Management
18 40 (5.81%) Incident Management
19 33 (4.79%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 145 (21.04%) SQL
2 61 (8.85%) PowerShell
2 61 (8.85%) Python
3 30 (4.35%) T-SQL
4 22 (3.19%) Java
5 13 (1.89%) Perl
6 12 (1.74%) C#
7 10 (1.45%) PL/SQL
8 9 (1.31%) Ruby
9 7 (1.02%) Shell Script
10 6 (0.87%) C
10 6 (0.87%) COBOL
10 6 (0.87%) VB
10 6 (0.87%) VBScript
11 5 (0.73%) AWK
11 5 (0.73%) C++
12 4 (0.58%) Bash Shell
12 4 (0.58%) JavaScript
12 4 (0.58%) PHP
13 3 (0.44%) VC++
Qualifications
1 85 (12.34%) Security Cleared
2 58 (8.42%) SC Cleared
3 42 (6.10%) Degree
4 40 (5.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 33 (4.79%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (4.06%) MCSE
7 19 (2.76%) CCNA
8 13 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
8 13 (1.89%) CCIE
8 13 (1.89%) MCP
9 12 (1.74%) CISSP
9 12 (1.74%) MCITP
10 11 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (1.45%) MCSA
12 9 (1.31%) CCNP
13 8 (1.16%) BC Cleared
13 8 (1.16%) DV Cleared
14 7 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 5 (0.73%) CISA
15 5 (0.73%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (5.37%) PCI DSS
2 34 (4.93%) SLA
3 19 (2.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (2.61%) QA
5 13 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
6 9 (1.31%) ISO22301
7 6 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.44%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.29%) BS25999
9 2 (0.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.15%) BS7799
10 1 (0.15%) COBIT
10 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.15%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.15%) MiFID
10 1 (0.15%) RMADS
System Software
1 100 (14.51%) Active Directory
2 88 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (4.35%) Docker
4 26 (3.77%) Hyper-V
5 19 (2.76%) NFS
5 19 (2.76%) Virtual Servers
6 17 (2.47%) Oracle RAC
6 17 (2.47%) Veritas File System
7 13 (1.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 13 (1.89%) XenApp
8 11 (1.60%) Virtual Machines
8 11 (1.60%) VMware ESX
8 11 (1.60%) vSphere
9 10 (1.45%) Terminal Services
9 10 (1.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 9 (1.31%) SRDF
11 8 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
12 7 (1.02%) Firmware
13 6 (0.87%) Virtual Desktop
14 5 (0.73%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 46 (6.68%) Puppet
2 33 (4.79%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (4.35%) SCCM
4 26 (3.77%) Ansible
5 25 (3.63%) SCOM
6 23 (3.34%) logstash
7 21 (3.05%) Kibana
8 18 (2.61%) Data Guard
8 18 (2.61%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 17 (2.47%) Oracle RMAN
10 16 (2.32%) Nagios
11 11 (1.60%) NetBackup
12 10 (1.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 8 (1.16%) EMC Navisphere
13 8 (1.16%) Microsoft Clustering
14 7 (1.02%) Failover Clustering
15 6 (0.87%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
15 6 (0.87%) McAfee ePO
15 6 (0.87%) SCOrch
15 6 (0.87%) WSUS
Vendors
1 181 (26.27%) Microsoft
2 123 (17.85%) VMware
3 112 (16.26%) Oracle
4 86 (12.48%) Cisco
5 44 (6.39%) NetApp
6 42 (6.10%) Citrix
7 37 (5.37%) HP
8 36 (5.22%) IBM
9 32 (4.64%) Red Hat
10 26 (3.77%) EMC
11 25 (3.63%) Veritas
12 24 (3.48%) Sun
13 22 (3.19%) CheckPoint
14 21 (3.05%) SaltStack
15 18 (2.61%) SAP
16 15 (2.18%) Juniper
17 14 (2.03%) Dell
18 12 (1.74%) Brocade
19 11 (1.60%) Avaya
19 11 (1.60%) F5
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