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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Disaster Recovery
Rank 74 89 52
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -37
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 12 4 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.08% 0.29% 3.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 0.34% 3.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 31
Median daily rate £400 £344 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% +1.10%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £371 £380
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £51.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-59.31% +168.42%

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
941 1181 1006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.77% 84.84% 86.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 622 820 707
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 11
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -27.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.61 £10.20 £12.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.86 £19.44 £25.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 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 February 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 11 (57.89%) SQL
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 8 (42.11%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (36.84%) VMware
3 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
4 6 (31.58%) Unix
4 6 (31.58%) Change Management
4 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
5 5 (26.32%) AWK
5 5 (26.32%) DB2 UDB
5 5 (26.32%) DB2
5 5 (26.32%) ETL
5 5 (26.32%) OLTP
5 5 (26.32%) NetApp
5 5 (26.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 5 (26.32%) HACMP
5 5 (26.32%) High Availability
5 5 (26.32%) Replication
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
6 4 (21.05%) Avaya
6 4 (21.05%) Cisco
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.79%) Migration
7 3 (15.79%) Firewall
7 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (15.79%) Citrix
7 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
7 3 (15.79%) Private Cloud
7 3 (15.79%) IDERA

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (10.53%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) CloudStack
2 1 (5.26%) JBoss
2 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon S3
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (5.26%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) LAN
3 1 (5.26%) SMS
3 1 (5.26%) VPN
3 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) DB2
2 5 (26.32%) DB2 UDB
2 5 (26.32%) OLTP
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) GitLab
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
1 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) DBA
2 7 (36.84%) Administrator
3 5 (26.32%) DB2 DBA
4 4 (21.05%) DB2 Administrator
4 4 (21.05%) Engineering Manager
4 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
4 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.26%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Change Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) SQL DBA
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) HACMP
1 5 (26.32%) Replication
2 3 (15.79%) Private Cloud
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (10.53%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Unix
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
4 2 (10.53%) Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (31.58%) Change Management
2 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
3 5 (26.32%) ETL
3 5 (26.32%) High Availability
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) Migration
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.53%) DevOps
5 2 (10.53%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.53%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) DSDM
6 1 (5.26%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL
6 1 (5.26%) Service Management
6 1 (5.26%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) AWK
3 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
4 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
4 2 (10.53%) Python
4 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.26%) C#
5 1 (5.26%) Korn
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.26%) vSphere
1 1 (5.26%) Xen
1 1 (5.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (10.53%) Puppet
3 1 (5.26%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) VMware
2 5 (26.32%) NetApp
3 4 (21.05%) Avaya
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.79%) Citrix
4 3 (15.79%) IDERA
4 3 (15.79%) RedGate
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle
6 1 (5.26%) EnterpriseDB
6 1 (5.26%) Red Hat