The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 52 56 69
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +13
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 5 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.84% 1.69% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 2.04% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 5
Median daily rate £450 £420 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +52.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £301 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £446 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £413
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +8.57%
Disaster Recovery
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
491 734 692
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 82.66% 82.56% 81.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 368 312
Median daily rate £375 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 8
Median hourly rate £29.50 £42.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.58% +142.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £65.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Glasgow region.

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Glasgow region.

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 8 (42.11%) AIX
2 7 (36.84%) Finance
3 6 (31.58%) Unix
3 6 (31.58%) Windows
3 6 (31.58%) Linux
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 5 (26.32%) Clustering
4 5 (26.32%) Performance Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Stress Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Security Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
5 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (21.05%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
5 4 (21.05%) HP
5 4 (21.05%) IBM
6 3 (15.79%) HTTP
6 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
6 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle
6 3 (15.79%) DB2
6 3 (15.79%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (15.79%) LoadRunner
6 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
6 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
6 3 (15.79%) Replication
6 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
6 3 (15.79%) IBM HTTP Server

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 3 (15.79%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
1 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
1 3 (15.79%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle 10gAS
3 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) HTTP
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) Intranet
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
2 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) DB2
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) Big Data
3 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) LoadRunner
1 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.53%) Subversion
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Front Office
3 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Test Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Unix Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.26%) IT Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Unix Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Clustering
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Replication
3 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
3 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.26%) Data Integration
4 1 (5.26%) Fat Client
4 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) AIX
2 6 (31.58%) Linux
2 6 (31.58%) Unix
2 6 (31.58%) Windows
3 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.26%) HPUX
6 1 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Performance Testing
2 4 (21.05%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (21.05%) Security Testing
2 4 (21.05%) Stress Testing
2 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
3 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
4 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.53%) Change Management
4 2 (10.53%) High Availability
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.26%) Information Management
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security
5 1 (5.26%) Matrix Management
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
2 2 (10.53%) Perl
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) AWK
3 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.26%) Korn
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) sed
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) KVM
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (5.26%) RHEV
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) HP
2 4 (21.05%) IBM
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.26%) VMware