The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leeds region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 68 63 54
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 18 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.56% 1.05% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 1.38% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 6
Average daily rate £325 £325 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £276 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £27.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-35.18% -16.92%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
901 579 663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 78.08% 76.08% 72.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 607 316 384
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £434 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 17
Average hourly rate £19.50 £15.25 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.86% +8.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £12.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £22.45 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Disaster Recovery
West Yorkshire

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
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 24 April 2014, 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 17 (65.38%) SQL
2 16 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 14 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (53.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (53.85%) Windows
3 14 (53.85%) SAN
4 13 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (46.15%) T-SQL
6 11 (42.31%) Clustering
7 9 (34.62%) Data Modelling
7 9 (34.62%) SLA
8 8 (30.77%) QA
8 8 (30.77%) Data Architecture
9 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (23.08%) Replication
9 6 (23.08%) VMware
10 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (19.23%) Oracle
10 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
11 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (15.38%) NHS
12 3 (11.54%) Dell
12 3 (11.54%) Linux
12 3 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (11.54%) VMware ESX
12 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
12 3 (11.54%) vSphere
12 3 (11.54%) VCAP

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (3.85%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Project
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) SAN
2 1 (3.85%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (3.85%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 14 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (53.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
4 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (7.69%) DTS
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) DBA
2 11 (42.31%) SQL DBA
3 10 (38.46%) SQL Server DBA
4 6 (23.08%) Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (11.54%) Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Test Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Storage Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) VMWare Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Information Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Information Security Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Server Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Security Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Clustering
2 6 (23.08%) Replication
3 4 (15.38%) NHS
4 1 (3.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (34.62%) Data Modelling
3 8 (30.77%) Data Architecture
4 3 (11.54%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
5 2 (7.69%) Database Security
5 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (7.69%) High Availability
5 2 (7.69%) Project Management
5 2 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.85%) Information Security
6 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.85%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Stress Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.85%) Data Security
6 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.85%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) SQL
2 12 (46.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (11.54%) VCAP
2 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.85%) MCP
3 1 (3.85%) OCP
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) SLA
2 8 (30.77%) QA
3 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.54%) vSphere
2 3 (11.54%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.85%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) VMware
3 5 (19.23%) Oracle
4 3 (11.54%) Dell
5 2 (7.69%) NetApp
5 2 (7.69%) HP
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco
6 1 (3.85%) Citrix
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