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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Disaster Recovery
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 45 54 56
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 5 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.01% 0.59% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 0.78% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Median daily rate £376 £350 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £210 £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £450 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.69 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-5.25% +13.63%

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
420 516 590
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 84.68% 75.55% 81.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 294 342
Median daily rate £350 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £213 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £475 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 8
Median hourly rate £37.50 £33.71 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.24% +92.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.32 £16.50 £15.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.77 £49.41 £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

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
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 18 January 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) NetBackup
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) Veritas
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
3 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 1 (14.29%) Unisys
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) IIS
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) Lotus
4 1 (14.29%) Unicenter
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Tivoli NetView
4 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (14.29%) MOM

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 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) NAS
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Storage Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Backup Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Operator
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Unix Support
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Unix Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Support
2 1 (14.29%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Support
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
3 1 (14.29%) Clustering
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (14.29%) Change Control
1 1 (14.29%) Change Management
1 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) NetBackup
2 2 (28.57%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
3 1 (14.29%) Control-M
3 1 (14.29%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (14.29%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (14.29%) MOM
3 1 (14.29%) OMEGAMON
3 1 (14.29%) Tivoli NetView
3 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Veritas
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) AppDynamics
3 1 (14.29%) BMC
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Lotus
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Unisys