The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 88 64 72
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +8
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 17 18 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.05% 1.70% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 2.08% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £380 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £413 £371
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £13.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.25% -22.85%
Disaster Recovery
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1351 866 685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 83.65% 82.01% 78.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 998 591 378
Average daily rate £375 £340 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 15 24
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -65.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.75 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.16% -14.51%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 7 (25.00%) SQL
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (25.00%) ITIL
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) Service Management
2 6 (21.43%) Workflow
2 6 (21.43%) VMware
2 6 (21.43%) Splunk
3 5 (17.86%) Ubuntu
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle
3 5 (17.86%) SAN
3 5 (17.86%) Windows
3 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
4 4 (14.29%) UNIX
4 4 (14.29%) Python
4 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 4 (14.29%) Finance
4 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 4 (14.29%) VMware Server
4 4 (14.29%) CentOS
5 3 (10.71%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
5 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
5 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
5 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (7.14%) Lync
3 2 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.57%) IIS
4 1 (3.57%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) SAN
2 2 (7.14%) SSL
2 2 (7.14%) LAN
2 2 (7.14%) WAN
2 2 (7.14%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) IP Telephony
3 1 (3.57%) VLAN
3 1 (3.57%) Wireshark
3 1 (3.57%) Network Security
3 1 (3.57%) OpenVPN
3 1 (3.57%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) DNS
3 1 (3.57%) VoIP
3 1 (3.57%) LDAP
3 1 (3.57%) Internet
3 1 (3.57%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.14%) MySQL
3 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.57%) SQLPlus
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) HP UFT
1 1 (3.57%) LoadRunner
1 1 (3.57%) Subversion
1 1 (3.57%) Selenium
1 1 (3.57%) FitNesse
1 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
1 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
1 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Law
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) DBA
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
2 4 (14.29%) SQL DBA
3 3 (10.71%) Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Test Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Architect
4 2 (7.14%) QA Leader
4 2 (7.14%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Chief Architect
5 1 (3.57%) UNIX Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) UNIX Support
5 1 (3.57%) Senior UNIX Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior UNIX Support
5 1 (3.57%) Senior UNIX Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
2 2 (7.14%) WCF
2 2 (7.14%) Web Services
2 2 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (3.57%) XSD
3 1 (3.57%) XSLT
3 1 (3.57%) WSDL
3 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.57%) WF
3 1 (3.57%) REST
3 1 (3.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) NHS
1 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) Replication
2 2 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.57%) Smartcard
3 1 (3.57%) Wiki
3 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.57%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
1 5 (17.86%) Ubuntu
2 4 (14.29%) CentOS
2 4 (14.29%) UNIX
3 3 (10.71%) Linux
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.14%) Solaris
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) ITIL
2 6 (21.43%) Service Management
2 6 (21.43%) Workflow
3 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.14%) TOGAF
5 2 (7.14%) Information Security
5 2 (7.14%) Usability Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
5 2 (7.14%) ATDD
5 2 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Resilience Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.14%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 2 (7.14%) BDD
5 2 (7.14%) High Availability
5 2 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
3 4 (14.29%) Python
4 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.14%) Perl
6 1 (3.57%) PHP
6 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certified Master
2 2 (7.14%) MCSE
2 2 (7.14%) CISSP
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.14%) MCTS
2 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) CISA
3 1 (3.57%) CISM
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.57%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) VMware Server
2 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.57%) SRDF
4 1 (3.57%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (7.14%) AirWatch
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (3.57%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.57%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) VMware
2 6 (21.43%) Splunk
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco
4 2 (7.14%) HP
4 2 (7.14%) NetApp
5 1 (3.57%) Veritas
5 1 (3.57%) Sun
5 1 (3.57%) Brocade
5 1 (3.57%) Dell
5 1 (3.57%) EMC
5 1 (3.57%) Citrix
5 1 (3.57%) IBM
5 1 (3.57%) Siebel
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