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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 271 236 247
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +11
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 425 523 460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.86% 0.99% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.22% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 289 279
Median daily rate £428 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £562
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £420
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 24
Median hourly rate £39.64 £23.25 £31.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.49% -26.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.30 £15.70 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £82.05 £37.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £19.00 £21.80
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -12.84%
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
41033 42790 40729
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.46% 81.10% 77.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 27378 28497 25825
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1032 1184 1147
Median hourly rate £31.00 £32.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +36.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.71 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +26.94%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +4 218 £475 +6.74% 38
South East -69 61 £414 +18.21% 18
North West +17 36 £450 +2.27% 12
West Midlands -16 36 £400 +6.66% 9
East of England +21 22 £350 -1.75% 13
Yorkshire -9 15 £375 +12.78% 4
South West 0 13 £325 -13.33% 9
North East -13 13 £283 +17.70% 3
East Midlands -29 7 £396 +32.08% 5
Midlands - 2 £450 -
Disaster Recovery
UK

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 278 (31.20%) Windows
2 228 (25.59%) Microsoft
3 219 (24.58%) High Availability
4 195 (21.89%) ITIL
5 184 (20.65%) Linux
6 180 (20.20%) Active Directory
7 179 (20.09%) VMware
8 174 (19.53%) Data Centre
9 172 (19.30%) Finance
10 169 (18.97%) Migration
10 169 (18.97%) SQL
11 161 (18.07%) SQL Server
12 160 (17.96%) Firewall
13 149 (16.72%) Windows Server
14 144 (16.16%) Oracle
15 142 (15.94%) Business Continuity
16 139 (15.60%) Unix
17 125 (14.03%) SAN
18 120 (13.47%) VMware Infrastructure
19 112 (12.57%) Project Management
20 101 (11.34%) DNS
21 96 (10.77%) HP
22 94 (10.55%) Citrix
23 92 (10.33%) Agile Software Development
24 90 (10.10%) MS Excel
25 87 (9.76%) Security Cleared
25 87 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
26 86 (9.65%) Performance Tuning
27 85 (9.54%) Cisco
28 81 (9.09%) WAN

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 (8.75%) SharePoint
2 50 (5.61%) Skype for Business
3 34 (3.82%) MS Exchange
4 25 (2.81%) Apache
4 25 (2.81%) IIS
5 22 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
6 20 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2013
7 17 (1.91%) BizTalk Server
8 16 (1.80%) Confluence
9 14 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2010
9 14 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
10 13 (1.46%) Cloud Foundry
10 13 (1.46%) SharePoint 2010
10 13 (1.46%) WebSphere
11 12 (1.35%) Tomcat
11 12 (1.35%) WebLogic
12 11 (1.23%) JBoss
13 10 (1.12%) nginx
13 10 (1.12%) SharePoint Server
14 8 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 90 (10.10%) MS Excel
2 33 (3.70%) MS Office
3 17 (1.91%) MS Project
4 8 (0.90%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.22%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.67%) SimCorp Dimension
4 5 (0.56%) Markit EDM
5 4 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.22%) Oracle iProcurement
7 2 (0.22%) Primavera
7 2 (0.22%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.22%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.22%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.22%) SAP SCM
8 1 (0.11%) CODA-Financials
8 1 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.11%) Cognos Planning
8 1 (0.11%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 87 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
2 81 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 58 (6.51%) Office 365
4 38 (4.26%) AWS CloudFormation
5 34 (3.82%) Azure Active Directory
6 26 (2.92%) Yammer
7 24 (2.69%) PaaS
8 23 (2.58%) OneDrive
9 22 (2.47%) Amazon EC2
10 21 (2.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 13 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
12 12 (1.35%) Heroku
12 12 (1.35%) IaaS
13 8 (0.90%) Google Apps
14 6 (0.67%) SaaS
15 5 (0.56%) Amazon S3
15 5 (0.56%) Trello
16 4 (0.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 4 (0.45%) Basecamp
17 3 (0.34%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 160 (17.96%) Firewall
2 125 (14.03%) SAN
3 101 (11.34%) DNS
4 81 (9.09%) WAN
5 74 (8.31%) LAN
6 60 (6.73%) TCP/IP
7 48 (5.39%) DHCP
8 43 (4.83%) Network Security
9 42 (4.71%) VPN
10 35 (3.93%) VoIP
11 32 (3.59%) Fibre Channel
11 32 (3.59%) SSL
12 24 (2.69%) LDAP
12 24 (2.69%) Skype
13 22 (2.47%) Internet
14 15 (1.68%) IPsec
15 13 (1.46%) NAS
15 13 (1.46%) Unified Communications
15 13 (1.46%) Wireless
16 12 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (18.07%) SQL Server
2 35 (3.93%) Oracle Database
3 32 (3.59%) MySQL
3 32 (3.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (3.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 30 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 29 (3.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 25 (2.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 24 (2.69%) Oracle Database 11g
9 21 (2.36%) SQL Server 2005
10 20 (2.24%) VLDB
11 19 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
12 18 (2.02%) Amazon RDS
13 16 (1.80%) DB2
13 16 (1.80%) OLTP
14 14 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
15 12 (1.35%) Oracle Database 12c
15 12 (1.35%) Relational Database
16 11 (1.23%) Big Data
16 11 (1.23%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 35 (3.93%) JIRA
2 29 (3.25%) Git (software)
3 22 (2.47%) Jenkins
4 11 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (1.01%) Subversion
6 6 (0.67%) LoadRunner
7 5 (0.56%) Hudson
7 5 (0.56%) Vagrant
7 5 (0.56%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.45%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.34%) SoapUI
9 3 (0.34%) SonarQube
9 3 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (0.34%) XMLSpy
10 2 (0.22%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.22%) Introscope
10 2 (0.22%) MSBuild
10 2 (0.22%) NuGet
10 2 (0.22%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.22%) WinDbg
General
1 172 (19.30%) Finance
2 52 (5.84%) Banking
3 34 (3.82%) Telecoms
4 22 (2.47%) Financial Institution
5 18 (2.02%) Retail
6 12 (1.35%) Investment Banking
7 11 (1.23%) Billing
8 9 (1.01%) Games
8 9 (1.01%) Local Government
9 7 (0.79%) Legal
9 7 (0.79%) Marketing
10 6 (0.67%) Front Office
11 4 (0.45%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.45%) Online Betting
11 4 (0.45%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.34%) Back Office
12 3 (0.34%) German Language
12 3 (0.34%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.22%) Electronics
13 2 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 110 (12.35%) Administrator
2 89 (9.99%) Architect
3 81 (9.09%) Analyst
4 75 (8.42%) DBA
5 55 (6.17%) Consultant
6 50 (5.61%) SQL DBA
7 43 (4.83%) DevOps Engineer
7 43 (4.83%) Project Manager
8 42 (4.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 40 (4.49%) Systems Administrator
10 39 (4.38%) Developer
11 33 (3.70%) Network Engineer
11 33 (3.70%) Unix Administrator
12 31 (3.48%) Infrastructure Architect
13 30 (3.37%) Disaster Recovery Manager
13 30 (3.37%) Support Engineer
14 26 (2.92%) Linux Administrator
15 25 (2.81%) AWS Engineer
16 24 (2.69%) Technical Architect
17 21 (2.36%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (3.14%) Middleware
2 23 (2.58%) ELK Stack
2 23 (2.58%) Web Services
3 17 (1.91%) Django
4 16 (1.80%) .NET
5 14 (1.57%) SOAP
6 13 (1.46%) boto
7 11 (1.23%) J2EE
7 11 (1.23%) Oracle Fusion
8 9 (1.01%) LAMP
8 9 (1.01%) REST
8 9 (1.01%) XML
9 8 (0.90%) RESTful
10 7 (0.79%) HTML
10 7 (0.79%) JSON
10 7 (0.79%) SAP Basis
11 6 (0.67%) .NET Framework
11 6 (0.67%) 802.1X
11 6 (0.67%) WebSphere MQ
11 6 (0.67%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 174 (19.53%) Data Centre
2 79 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
3 78 (8.75%) Clustering
4 62 (6.96%) Management Information System
5 50 (5.61%) Replication
6 31 (3.48%) Computer Science
7 16 (1.80%) Public Cloud
8 12 (1.35%) Hedge funds
8 12 (1.35%) Statistics
9 11 (1.23%) FMCG
9 11 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
9 11 (1.23%) Mainframe
9 11 (1.23%) Mobile App
10 10 (1.12%) EMC VMAX
10 10 (1.12%) Performance Metrics
11 9 (1.01%) Cryptography
11 9 (1.01%) HACMP
12 8 (0.90%) AS400
12 8 (0.90%) PMI
12 8 (0.90%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 278 (31.20%) Windows
2 184 (20.65%) Linux
3 149 (16.72%) Windows Server
4 139 (15.60%) Unix
5 75 (8.42%) Solaris
6 70 (7.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 63 (7.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 57 (6.40%) Windows Server 2012
9 42 (4.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 36 (4.04%) AIX
11 17 (1.91%) Windows 7
12 16 (1.80%) CentOS
13 11 (1.23%) HPUX
14 10 (1.12%) Ubuntu
14 10 (1.12%) Windows Phone
15 7 (0.79%) Data ONTAP
15 7 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
15 7 (0.79%) OS/400
15 7 (0.79%) zOS
16 6 (0.67%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (24.58%) High Availability
2 195 (21.89%) ITIL
3 169 (18.97%) Migration
4 142 (15.94%) Business Continuity
5 112 (12.57%) Project Management
6 92 (10.33%) Agile Software Development
7 86 (9.65%) Performance Tuning
8 80 (8.98%) Change Management
9 76 (8.53%) DevOps
10 74 (8.31%) Load Balancing
11 73 (8.19%) Service Delivery
12 72 (8.08%) Capacity Planning
13 66 (7.41%) Incident Management
14 65 (7.30%) Configuration Management
15 62 (6.96%) Service Management
16 61 (6.85%) Problem Management
16 61 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
17 50 (5.61%) PRINCE2
18 47 (5.27%) Change Control
19 43 (4.83%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 169 (18.97%) SQL
2 79 (8.87%) Python
3 78 (8.75%) PowerShell
4 43 (4.83%) Shell Script
5 37 (4.15%) Java
6 35 (3.93%) T-SQL
7 30 (3.37%) Perl
8 19 (2.13%) VB
9 18 (2.02%) PL/SQL
10 13 (1.46%) C#
10 13 (1.46%) JavaScript
11 10 (1.12%) Ruby
12 9 (1.01%) PHP
12 9 (1.01%) VBScript
13 8 (0.90%) Bash Shell
14 7 (0.79%) C++
15 6 (0.67%) C
16 4 (0.45%) Scala
17 3 (0.34%) ABAP
17 3 (0.34%) R
Qualifications
1 87 (9.76%) Security Cleared
2 59 (6.62%) SC Cleared
3 56 (6.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 45 (5.05%) Cisco Certification
4 45 (5.05%) Degree
5 38 (4.26%) MCSE
6 31 (3.48%) CCNA
7 17 (1.91%) BPSS Clearance
8 16 (1.80%) AAT
9 15 (1.68%) DV Cleared
9 15 (1.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 13 (1.46%) MCITP
10 13 (1.46%) MCP
11 12 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
12 11 (1.23%) ISTQB
12 11 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 10 (1.12%) CCNP
13 10 (1.12%) ISEB
14 9 (1.01%) CISSP
14 9 (1.01%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (6.51%) SLA
2 36 (4.04%) PCI DSS
3 16 (1.80%) QA
4 14 (1.57%) ISO22301
5 12 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.67%) COBIT
7 6 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
8 4 (0.45%) Basel II
8 4 (0.45%) COREP
9 2 (0.22%) Basel III
9 2 (0.22%) CRD IV
9 2 (0.22%) FINREP
9 2 (0.22%) RMADS
9 2 (0.22%) SSAE 16
10 1 (0.11%) BS7799
10 1 (0.11%) HMG Infosec
10 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.11%) JSP 440
System Software
1 180 (20.20%) Active Directory
2 120 (13.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (6.96%) Hyper-V
4 40 (4.49%) Docker
4 40 (4.49%) vSphere
5 36 (4.04%) Firmware
5 36 (4.04%) XenApp
6 22 (2.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 21 (2.36%) VMware ESXi
8 19 (2.13%) NFS
9 18 (2.02%) Postfix
9 18 (2.02%) Virtual Machines
10 17 (1.91%) iptables
10 17 (1.91%) Oracle RAC
11 16 (1.80%) Sendmail
12 15 (1.68%) XenDesktop
13 10 (1.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 10 (1.12%) VMware ESX
14 9 (1.01%) Terminal Services
15 8 (0.90%) UAG
Systems Management
1 75 (8.42%) Puppet
2 55 (6.17%) SCCM
3 47 (5.27%) NetBackup
4 42 (4.71%) SCOM
5 34 (3.82%) Microsoft Clustering
6 32 (3.59%) Opscode Chef
7 29 (3.25%) Nagios
8 24 (2.69%) Ansible
9 21 (2.36%) logstash
9 21 (2.36%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 19 (2.13%) Kibana
11 18 (2.02%) Oracle ZFS
12 17 (1.91%) Backup Exec
13 15 (1.68%) Oracle RMAN
14 14 (1.57%) Tivoli
15 13 (1.46%) Kubernetes
15 13 (1.46%) Mesos
16 12 (1.35%) OSSEC
16 12 (1.35%) WSUS
17 10 (1.12%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 228 (25.59%) Microsoft
2 179 (20.09%) VMware
3 144 (16.16%) Oracle
4 96 (10.77%) HP
5 94 (10.55%) Citrix
6 85 (9.54%) Cisco
7 79 (8.87%) Red Hat
8 55 (6.17%) IBM
9 46 (5.16%) EMC
10 36 (4.04%) Veritas
11 32 (3.59%) Sun
12 30 (3.37%) CheckPoint
13 25 (2.81%) SAP
14 24 (2.69%) Brocade
14 24 (2.69%) Dell
14 24 (2.69%) NetApp
15 23 (2.58%) Symantec
16 21 (2.36%) Juniper
17 20 (2.24%) Remedy
18 19 (2.13%) StorageTek
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ebury
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Vadis People
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer People
Rate: £300.00 - £320.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £150 - £160 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
onezeero.
Posted: 3 days ago
London, Westminster
Church of England
Rate: £65,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 13 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £520 per day
Posted: 15 days ago