The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 32 29 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.29% 0.48% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 0.65% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate £375 - £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £371 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.34% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.50 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+172.97% +5.71%
Disaster Recovery
Merseyside

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
188 155 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 81.03% 74.88% 63.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 82 43
Average daily rate £438 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £220 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £675 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) XenApp
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) SCOM
2 3 (60.00%) IaaS
2 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (60.00%) SCOrch
2 3 (60.00%) EdgeSight
2 3 (60.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) PaaS
2 3 (60.00%) Confluence
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Nagios
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) IIS
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Wiki
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (40.00%) IVR

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 3 (60.00%) Confluence
1 3 (60.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) IaaS
1 3 (60.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) BIG-IP
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) SNMP
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Server Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (60.00%) Wiki
2 2 (40.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Converged Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Change Control
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) SIEM
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) XenApp
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) EdgeSight
1 3 (60.00%) Nagios
1 3 (60.00%) SCOM
1 3 (60.00%) SCOrch
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Sun
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft