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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 219 233 193
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -40
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 557 464 609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.09% 0.92% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 1.16% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 249 353
Median daily rate £388 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 37
Median hourly rate £20.90 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £15.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.70 £37.90 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £30.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+39.34% +74.28%
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
41638 40050 39311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.70% 79.08% 77.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27840 25369 24942
Median daily rate £445 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.22% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £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 923 1170 1165
Median hourly rate £32.50 £29.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.69 £12.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.91 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

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 May 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 May 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 May 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 +39 244 £450 +5.88% 46
South East +22 145 £375 -3.22% 29
North West 0 50 £375 -21.05% 9
South West 0 35 £375 -11.76% 6
North East -23 21 £275 -37.60% 1
East of England +2 17 £325 -25.07% 9
West Midlands -12 17 £370 -7.50% 9
Yorkshire -6 16 £375 +30.43% 15
East Midlands -20 8 £355 +18.33% 4
Midlands - 1 £450 -
Disaster Recovery
UK

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 392 (38.70%) Windows
2 282 (27.84%) ITIL
3 250 (24.68%) Microsoft
4 238 (23.49%) Finance
5 229 (22.61%) Active Directory
6 228 (22.51%) Linux
7 218 (21.52%) VMware
8 216 (21.32%) SQL
9 206 (20.34%) Windows Server
10 203 (20.04%) Unix
11 194 (19.15%) SQL Server
12 185 (18.26%) Oracle
13 184 (18.16%) High Availability
14 183 (18.07%) VMware Infrastructure
15 162 (15.99%) Business Continuity
16 156 (15.40%) Data Centre
17 147 (14.51%) Migration
18 135 (13.33%) Red Hat
19 130 (12.83%) Project Management
20 123 (12.14%) SAN
20 123 (12.14%) Firewall
21 122 (12.04%) DNS
21 122 (12.04%) Security Cleared
22 113 (11.15%) HP
23 109 (10.76%) MS Excel
23 109 (10.76%) Windows Server 2008
24 106 (10.46%) Analytical Skills
25 103 (10.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
26 101 (9.97%) PowerShell
27 100 (9.87%) Windows Server 2012

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 83 (8.19%) MS Exchange
2 52 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 41 (4.05%) SharePoint
4 36 (3.55%) IIS
5 22 (2.17%) WebSphere
6 20 (1.97%) OpenStack
6 20 (1.97%) Skype for Business
7 18 (1.78%) Confluence
8 15 (1.48%) Apache
8 15 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2013
9 12 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
9 12 (1.18%) WordPress
10 11 (1.09%) Tomcat
11 10 (0.99%) JBoss
12 9 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 9 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
12 9 (0.89%) WebLogic
13 8 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
13 8 (0.79%) CMS
14 7 (0.69%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 109 (10.76%) MS Excel
2 35 (3.46%) MS Office
3 25 (2.47%) MS Visio
4 13 (1.28%) PaintShop Pro
5 8 (0.79%) MS Project
6 6 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.59%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.39%) SAP HR
5 4 (0.39%) SAP Payroll
6 3 (0.30%) Markit EDM
6 3 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.30%) SimCorp Dimension
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.20%) Salerio
7 2 (0.20%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.20%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.20%) SAP SCM
8 1 (0.099%) Documaker
8 1 (0.099%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.099%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (0.099%) ResourceLink
8 1 (0.099%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 47 (4.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (4.54%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (3.55%) Office 365
4 12 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (0.79%) GitHub
7 6 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.49%) IaaS
8 5 (0.49%) SaaS
9 4 (0.39%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (0.30%) PaaS
11 2 (0.20%) Yammer
12 1 (0.099%) Dropbox
12 1 (0.099%) HP Helion
12 1 (0.099%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 123 (12.14%) Firewall
1 123 (12.14%) SAN
2 122 (12.04%) DNS
3 98 (9.67%) WAN
4 90 (8.88%) LAN
5 57 (5.63%) DHCP
6 49 (4.84%) TCP/IP
7 45 (4.44%) VPN
8 41 (4.05%) Network Security
9 32 (3.16%) Internet
10 30 (2.96%) LDAP
11 29 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
12 25 (2.47%) SSL
13 23 (2.27%) Wireless
14 20 (1.97%) NAS
15 19 (1.88%) VoIP
16 17 (1.68%) Intranet
17 15 (1.48%) HTTPS
17 15 (1.48%) VLAN
18 14 (1.38%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (19.15%) SQL Server
2 60 (5.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 55 (5.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 48 (4.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 43 (4.24%) SQL Server 2008
6 39 (3.85%) Oracle Database
7 38 (3.75%) MySQL
8 34 (3.36%) DB2
9 33 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
9 33 (3.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 30 (2.96%) Relational Database
10 30 (2.96%) SQL Server 2014
11 23 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
12 22 (2.17%) NoSQL
12 22 (2.17%) VLDB
13 19 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
14 18 (1.78%) OLTP
15 16 (1.58%) Oracle Reports
16 15 (1.48%) Sybase ASE
17 13 (1.28%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 39 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 27 (2.67%) JIRA
3 26 (2.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (2.17%) Git (software)
5 17 (1.68%) LoadRunner
6 14 (1.38%) Maven
7 7 (0.69%) Ant
7 7 (0.69%) JMeter
8 6 (0.59%) Eclipse
8 6 (0.59%) Gatling
8 6 (0.59%) IntelliJ
9 5 (0.49%) SpecFlow
9 5 (0.49%) WatiN
10 4 (0.39%) FitNesse
10 4 (0.39%) NCrunch
10 4 (0.39%) Subversion
11 3 (0.30%) HP UFT
11 3 (0.30%) MSTest
11 3 (0.30%) Selenium
11 3 (0.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 238 (23.49%) Finance
2 70 (6.91%) Banking
3 38 (3.75%) Telecoms
4 33 (3.26%) Investment Banking
5 32 (3.16%) Retail
6 26 (2.57%) Front Office
7 18 (1.78%) Financial Institution
7 18 (1.78%) Marketing
8 15 (1.48%) Back Office
9 10 (0.99%) Legal
10 8 (0.79%) Local Government
10 8 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.49%) Publishing
11 5 (0.49%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.39%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.30%) International Banking
13 3 (0.30%) Law
14 2 (0.20%) Advertising
14 2 (0.20%) Games
14 2 (0.20%) German Language
Job Titles
1 150 (14.81%) Analyst
2 117 (11.55%) Administrator
3 104 (10.27%) DBA
4 88 (8.69%) Architect
5 64 (6.32%) Consultant
6 57 (5.63%) SQL DBA
7 53 (5.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 53 (5.23%) Systems Administrator
8 47 (4.64%) Unix Administrator
9 44 (4.34%) Support Engineer
10 43 (4.24%) Developer
11 36 (3.55%) Project Manager
12 35 (3.46%) 3rd Line Support
12 35 (3.46%) Support Analyst
13 32 (3.16%) Service Manager
13 32 (3.16%) Solutions Architect
14 31 (3.06%) IT Manager
15 28 (2.76%) Business Analyst
16 27 (2.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
17 26 (2.57%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (5.33%) Middleware
2 41 (4.05%) Web Services
3 31 (3.06%) .NET
4 16 (1.58%) RESTful
5 13 (1.28%) ELK Stack
6 12 (1.18%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 10 (0.99%) CSS
7 10 (0.99%) HTML
8 9 (0.89%) WebSphere MQ
9 8 (0.79%) XML
10 6 (0.59%) .NET Framework
10 6 (0.59%) FIX Protocol
10 6 (0.59%) REST
10 6 (0.59%) SAP Basis
11 5 (0.49%) jQuery
11 5 (0.49%) JSON
11 5 (0.49%) WinForms
12 4 (0.39%) LAMP
12 4 (0.39%) SOAP
12 4 (0.39%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 156 (15.40%) Data Centre
2 106 (10.46%) Analytical Skills
3 95 (9.38%) Clustering
4 88 (8.69%) Management Information System
5 86 (8.49%) Replication
6 54 (5.33%) Computer Science
7 27 (2.67%) HACMP
8 21 (2.07%) EMC VMAX
9 20 (1.97%) Mainframe
10 18 (1.78%) Client/Server
11 17 (1.68%) Mobile App
12 13 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
12 13 (1.28%) Hedge funds
12 13 (1.28%) Hybrid Cloud
12 13 (1.28%) Public Cloud
13 11 (1.09%) Statistics
14 9 (0.89%) Equities
15 8 (0.79%) CESG
15 8 (0.79%) FMCG
15 8 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 392 (38.70%) Windows
2 228 (22.51%) Linux
3 206 (20.34%) Windows Server
4 203 (20.04%) Unix
5 109 (10.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 103 (10.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 100 (9.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 87 (8.59%) Solaris
9 69 (6.81%) AIX
10 64 (6.32%) Windows Server 2003
11 34 (3.36%) Windows 7
12 11 (1.09%) CentOS
12 11 (1.09%) Windows XP
13 10 (0.99%) Ubuntu
13 10 (0.99%) Windows 8
14 7 (0.69%) Windows 10
14 7 (0.69%) Windows Phone
14 7 (0.69%) zOS
15 6 (0.59%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.49%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (27.84%) ITIL
2 184 (18.16%) High Availability
3 162 (15.99%) Business Continuity
4 147 (14.51%) Migration
5 130 (12.83%) Project Management
6 98 (9.67%) Performance Tuning
7 87 (8.59%) Agile Software Development
8 86 (8.49%) Change Management
8 86 (8.49%) Service Management
9 76 (7.50%) Incident Management
9 76 (7.50%) Service Delivery
10 74 (7.31%) Problem Management
11 66 (6.52%) Configuration Management
12 63 (6.22%) Information Security
12 63 (6.22%) Stakeholder Management
13 53 (5.23%) Capacity Management
14 50 (4.94%) Open Source
15 48 (4.74%) CRM
16 44 (4.34%) Risk Management
17 43 (4.24%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 216 (21.32%) SQL
2 101 (9.97%) PowerShell
3 58 (5.73%) Java
3 58 (5.73%) Shell Script
4 53 (5.23%) T-SQL
5 41 (4.05%) Perl
6 30 (2.96%) Python
7 23 (2.27%) Ruby
8 19 (1.88%) C#
8 19 (1.88%) JavaScript
9 18 (1.78%) C
10 14 (1.38%) PHP
10 14 (1.38%) VB
11 13 (1.28%) VBScript
12 12 (1.18%) Bash Shell
12 12 (1.18%) PL/SQL
12 12 (1.18%) VBA
13 7 (0.69%) Korn
14 6 (0.59%) VB.NET
15 5 (0.49%) C++
Qualifications
1 122 (12.04%) Security Cleared
2 96 (9.48%) SC Cleared
3 74 (7.31%) Degree
4 48 (4.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (2.57%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (2.47%) MCSE
7 23 (2.27%) CCNA
8 22 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
8 22 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 18 (1.78%) DV Cleared
10 17 (1.68%) IBM AIX Certification
10 17 (1.68%) MCSA
11 14 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 11 (1.09%) CLAS
12 11 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 9 (0.89%) CCNP
13 9 (0.89%) CISSP
13 9 (0.89%) MCITP
14 8 (0.79%) MCTS
15 7 (0.69%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (6.42%) SLA
2 35 (3.46%) QA
3 31 (3.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (1.28%) COBIT
4 13 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 12 (1.18%) ISO22301
6 8 (0.79%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.59%) GPG13
7 6 (0.59%) WAI
7 6 (0.59%) WCAG
8 5 (0.49%) Basel II
8 5 (0.49%) COREP
8 5 (0.49%) Disclosure Scotland
9 3 (0.30%) Basel III
9 3 (0.30%) CRD IV
9 3 (0.30%) ISO27002
10 2 (0.20%) BS25999
10 2 (0.20%) BS7799
10 2 (0.20%) FINREP
10 2 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 229 (22.61%) Active Directory
2 183 (18.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 69 (6.81%) Hyper-V
4 50 (4.94%) vSphere
5 43 (4.24%) VMware ESXi
6 32 (3.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 30 (2.96%) VMware ESX
8 28 (2.76%) XenApp
9 25 (2.47%) Firmware
10 22 (2.17%) NFS
11 18 (1.78%) GPFS
12 17 (1.68%) GlusterFS
12 17 (1.68%) XenDesktop
13 13 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
14 12 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
15 8 (0.79%) iptables
15 8 (0.79%) Postfix
15 8 (0.79%) RHEV
16 7 (0.69%) KVM
16 7 (0.69%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 76 (7.50%) SCCM
2 64 (6.32%) Puppet
3 52 (5.13%) SCOM
4 43 (4.24%) NetBackup
5 26 (2.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 21 (2.07%) Nagios
7 19 (1.88%) Data Guard
7 19 (1.88%) Oracle ZFS
7 19 (1.88%) Tivoli
8 17 (1.68%) Red Hat Satellite
9 16 (1.58%) SCVMM
9 16 (1.58%) WSUS
10 14 (1.38%) logstash
11 13 (1.28%) Oracle RMAN
11 13 (1.28%) Windows Intune
12 12 (1.18%) Backup Exec
12 12 (1.18%) Kibana
13 11 (1.09%) EMC NetWorker
13 11 (1.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 9 (0.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 250 (24.68%) Microsoft
2 218 (21.52%) VMware
3 185 (18.26%) Oracle
4 135 (13.33%) Red Hat
5 113 (11.15%) HP
6 87 (8.59%) Citrix
7 79 (7.80%) IBM
8 76 (7.50%) Cisco
9 72 (7.11%) EMC
10 63 (6.22%) Veritas
11 52 (5.13%) NetApp
12 50 (4.94%) SAP
13 37 (3.65%) Sun
14 32 (3.16%) Sybase
15 29 (2.86%) Brocade
16 27 (2.67%) Dell
17 24 (2.37%) StorageTek
17 24 (2.37%) Symantec
18 21 (2.07%) CheckPoint
18 21 (2.07%) ServiceNow
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