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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 62 55 60
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 3 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.40% 1.02% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 1.37% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 4
Average daily rate
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£475 £360 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.94% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £358 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £432 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £16.25 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+18.46% -43.96%
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
600 438 546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 79.16% 74.36% 71.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 210 317
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £451 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £10.93 £31.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 27 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Disaster Recovery.

1 5 (45.45%) VMware
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (18.18%) vSphere
4 2 (18.18%) vCloud
5 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
5 1 (9.09%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Replication
5 1 (9.09%) DB2
5 1 (9.09%) Windows
5 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) IBM
5 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) BCP
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Retail
5 1 (9.09%) Network Design
5 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Disaster Recovery. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) DB2
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Architect
2 2 (18.18%) IT Director
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Coordinator
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Storage Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Chief Technology Officer
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) BCP
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) vSphere
2 2 (18.18%) vCloud
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix