The first table below looks at the demand for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 July 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 London 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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 192 225 244
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +19
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 239 203 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.01% 0.84% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 1.10% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 104 85
Average daily rate
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£445 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £307 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £414 £371 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.44% +6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 5
Average hourly rate £30.82 £23.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% -12.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.70 £23.10 £20.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.49 £36.70 £33.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £16.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-14.92% -25.55%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18140 18533 19452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.93% 76.45% 73.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 12691 12878 12909
Average daily rate £442 £450 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 264 374
Average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £52.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in London

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in London

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Histogram in London

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in London

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +43 73 £395 -7.05% 20
West Drayton - 2 £475 -
Bromley - 1 - -
Ealing - 1 £395 -
Westminster - 1 £360 -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 189 (36.28%) Windows
2 142 (27.26%) Microsoft
3 137 (26.30%) Linux
4 135 (25.91%) ITIL
5 134 (25.72%) SQL
6 130 (24.95%) VMware
7 120 (23.03%) Business Continuity
8 106 (20.35%) SQL Server
9 102 (19.58%) UNIX
10 99 (19.00%) Oracle
10 99 (19.00%) Finance
11 92 (17.66%) Active Directory
12 86 (16.51%) VMware Infrastructure
13 83 (15.93%) Migration
14 76 (14.59%) SAN
15 74 (14.20%) Banking
16 70 (13.44%) Cisco
17 64 (12.28%) Replication
18 61 (11.71%) MS Excel
18 61 (11.71%) Windows Server 2008
19 57 (10.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 56 (10.75%) Java
21 55 (10.56%) HP
21 55 (10.56%) Service Management
22 54 (10.36%) Project Management
22 54 (10.36%) Citrix
23 51 (9.79%) Red Hat
24 49 (9.40%) Performance Tuning
25 48 (9.21%) Oracle Database
26 47 (9.02%) Firewall

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 43 (8.25%) MS Exchange
2 32 (6.14%) SharePoint
3 30 (5.76%) Tomcat
4 28 (5.37%) IIS
5 27 (5.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 24 (4.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 17 (3.26%) WebLogic
8 15 (2.88%) Lync
8 15 (2.88%) Apache
9 11 (2.11%) WebSphere
10 10 (1.92%) Confluence
11 8 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
12 7 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (1.15%) CICS
14 5 (0.96%) Office Communications Server
14 5 (0.96%) OpenStack
14 5 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (0.96%) CMS
14 5 (0.96%) Documentum
Applications
1 61 (11.71%) MS Excel
2 34 (6.53%) MS Office
3 10 (1.92%) MS Project
4 4 (0.77%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
1 5 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (0.96%) RMDS
1 5 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.58%) Academy Housing
2 3 (0.58%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
3 2 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.38%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.19%) Magento
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.19%) Global One
4 1 (0.19%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.54%) Office 365
1 8 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.38%) SaaS
4 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.19%) GitHub
4 1 (0.19%) IaaS
4 1 (0.19%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 76 (14.59%) SAN
2 47 (9.02%) Firewall
3 45 (8.64%) WAN
4 39 (7.49%) LAN
5 36 (6.91%) DNS
6 32 (6.14%) TCP/IP
7 22 (4.22%) VoIP
8 21 (4.03%) IP Telephony
9 20 (3.84%) MPLS
9 20 (3.84%) VPN
10 19 (3.65%) Internet
11 18 (3.45%) DHCP
12 13 (2.50%) Cisco IPT
13 10 (1.92%) NAS
13 10 (1.92%) Network Security
14 9 (1.73%) VLAN
15 8 (1.54%) SSH
16 7 (1.34%) BIG-IP
16 7 (1.34%) LDAP
17 6 (1.15%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (20.35%) SQL Server
2 48 (9.21%) Oracle Database
3 46 (8.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 35 (6.72%) Relational Database
5 27 (5.18%) MySQL
6 26 (4.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 25 (4.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 24 (4.61%) Oracle Database 10g
9 23 (4.41%) SQL Server 2005
10 22 (4.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 22 (4.22%) Oracle Database 11g
11 20 (3.84%) SQL Server 2012
12 12 (2.30%) RDBMS
12 12 (2.30%) DB2
13 11 (2.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 10 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (1.34%) Sybase ASE
16 6 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
16 6 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
16 6 (1.15%) DTS
Development Applications
1 18 (3.45%) JIRA
2 13 (2.50%) Jenkins
2 13 (2.50%) Git (software)
3 8 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (1.34%) LoadRunner
5 6 (1.15%) Toad
5 6 (1.15%) Maven
6 5 (0.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (0.96%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (0.77%) JUnit
7 4 (0.77%) Subversion
7 4 (0.77%) JProfiler
8 3 (0.58%) ClearQuest
8 3 (0.58%) ClearCase
9 2 (0.38%) InstallShield
9 2 (0.38%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.19%) FishEye
10 1 (0.19%) Hudson
General
1 99 (19.00%) Finance
2 74 (14.20%) Banking
3 25 (4.80%) Investment Banking
4 16 (3.07%) Front Office
5 14 (2.69%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.69%) Retail
6 12 (2.30%) Marketing
7 10 (1.92%) Back Office
8 7 (1.34%) Legal
9 6 (1.15%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.15%) Law
10 3 (0.58%) Local Government
10 3 (0.58%) Publishing
10 3 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.38%) Electronics
11 2 (0.38%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.38%) German Language
12 1 (0.19%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.19%) French Language
12 1 (0.19%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 71 (13.63%) Architect
2 61 (11.71%) DBA
3 56 (10.75%) Analyst
4 42 (8.06%) Administrator
5 41 (7.87%) Infrastructure Architect
6 37 (7.10%) Project Manager
6 37 (7.10%) Consultant
7 31 (5.95%) SQL DBA
8 21 (4.03%) DevOps Engineer
8 21 (4.03%) Solutions Architect
9 19 (3.65%) IT Director
10 17 (3.26%) Tester
11 16 (3.07%) Oracle DBA
11 16 (3.07%) SQL Server DBA
12 15 (2.88%) Service Analyst
13 14 (2.69%) Support Analyst
14 13 (2.50%) Network Administrator
14 13 (2.50%) Developer
15 12 (2.30%) Support Engineer
16 11 (2.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (6.33%) Middleware
2 22 (4.22%) Web Services
3 13 (2.50%) XMPP
4 12 (2.30%) RESTful
5 10 (1.92%) EJB
5 10 (1.92%) .NET
6 9 (1.73%) J2EE
7 7 (1.34%) Oracle Fusion
7 7 (1.34%) XML
8 6 (1.15%) JSP
9 5 (0.96%) Application Packaging
9 5 (0.96%) Java EE
10 4 (0.77%) Swing
10 4 (0.77%) JMS
10 4 (0.77%) JDO
10 4 (0.77%) Hibernate
10 4 (0.77%) Oracle Streams
10 4 (0.77%) EJB 3.0
10 4 (0.77%) JPA
11 2 (0.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 64 (12.28%) Replication
2 35 (6.72%) Clustering
3 31 (5.95%) Blackberry
3 31 (5.95%) Management Information System
4 26 (4.99%) Mobile App
5 21 (4.03%) Open Source
6 17 (3.26%) Client/Server
7 11 (2.11%) Mainframe
8 9 (1.73%) Fat Client
8 9 (1.73%) Video on Demand
8 9 (1.73%) Thin Client
9 8 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (1.54%) Computer Science
9 8 (1.54%) Data Protection Act
9 8 (1.54%) iPhone
10 7 (1.34%) Credit Risk
11 6 (1.15%) PMI
11 6 (1.15%) Statistics
11 6 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (0.96%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 189 (36.28%) Windows
2 137 (26.30%) Linux
3 102 (19.58%) UNIX
4 61 (11.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 57 (10.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 43 (8.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 41 (7.87%) Solaris
8 24 (4.61%) Windows 7
9 21 (4.03%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (2.69%) Windows XP
11 11 (2.11%) AIX
12 9 (1.73%) SUSE
13 8 (1.54%) Android
14 7 (1.34%) Windows Mobile
14 7 (1.34%) Ubuntu
15 6 (1.15%) Oracle Linux
15 6 (1.15%) Windows 2000 Server
16 5 (0.96%) Windows 8
17 4 (0.77%) Apple iOS
18 3 (0.58%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (25.91%) ITIL
2 120 (23.03%) Business Continuity
3 83 (15.93%) Migration
4 55 (10.56%) Service Management
5 54 (10.36%) Project Management
6 49 (9.40%) Performance Tuning
7 41 (7.87%) Change Management
8 40 (7.68%) Capacity Planning
9 39 (7.49%) BCP
10 34 (6.53%) DevOps
11 30 (5.76%) PRINCE2
12 29 (5.57%) Problem Management
13 28 (5.37%) Configuration Management
14 27 (5.18%) Business Intelligence
14 27 (5.18%) Incident Management
14 27 (5.18%) Capacity Management
14 27 (5.18%) Performance Testing
15 26 (4.99%) High Availability
15 26 (4.99%) Service Delivery
16 25 (4.80%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 134 (25.72%) SQL
2 56 (10.75%) Java
3 34 (6.53%) Shell Script
3 34 (6.53%) PowerShell
4 24 (4.61%) Perl
5 22 (4.22%) T-SQL
6 19 (3.65%) VB
7 14 (2.69%) C
8 11 (2.11%) Bash Shell
9 10 (1.92%) Python
9 10 (1.92%) VBScript
10 9 (1.73%) PL/SQL
11 8 (1.54%) Ruby
12 7 (1.34%) VBA
13 5 (0.96%) C++
14 4 (0.77%) PHP
15 3 (0.58%) Korn
15 3 (0.58%) COBOL
15 3 (0.58%) ABAP
16 2 (0.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 40 (7.68%) Security Cleared
2 33 (6.33%) Degree
3 31 (5.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (4.22%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (4.03%) SC Cleared
6 18 (3.45%) CCNA
7 13 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (2.30%) MCSE
8 12 (2.30%) MCITP
9 11 (2.11%) OCP
9 11 (2.11%) Oracle Certification
9 11 (2.11%) MCSA
10 10 (1.92%) DV Cleared
11 9 (1.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (1.73%) PMI Certification
12 7 (1.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 7 (1.34%) CCNP
13 6 (1.15%) MCP
13 6 (1.15%) VCAP
13 6 (1.15%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.80%) SLA
2 18 (3.45%) QA
3 12 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (1.15%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.19%) HL7
6 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 92 (17.66%) Active Directory
2 86 (16.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (6.91%) vSphere
4 33 (6.33%) VMware ESX
5 29 (5.57%) Oracle RAC
6 23 (4.41%) Hyper-V
7 19 (3.65%) XenApp
8 16 (3.07%) Oracle RMAN
9 9 (1.73%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (1.54%) RHEV
10 8 (1.54%) Xen
11 6 (1.15%) KVM
11 6 (1.15%) XenDesktop
11 6 (1.15%) NLBS
11 6 (1.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 5 (0.96%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 5 (0.96%) GPFS
13 4 (0.77%) SRDF
14 3 (0.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 3 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 30 (5.76%) Data Guard
2 28 (5.37%) Puppet
3 21 (4.03%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (3.07%) SCCM
5 15 (2.88%) SCOM
6 14 (2.69%) BladeLogic
6 14 (2.69%) Ansible
7 13 (2.50%) Salt
7 13 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
7 13 (2.50%) WMI
7 13 (2.50%) OPNET
8 9 (1.73%) WSUS
9 7 (1.34%) Nagios
10 6 (1.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 6 (1.15%) Control-M
10 6 (1.15%) Vagrant
11 5 (0.96%) Oracle Statspack
11 5 (0.96%) Ganglia
11 5 (0.96%) Backup Exec
11 5 (0.96%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 142 (27.26%) Microsoft
2 130 (24.95%) VMware
3 99 (19.00%) Oracle
4 70 (13.44%) Cisco
5 55 (10.56%) HP
6 54 (10.36%) Citrix
7 51 (9.79%) Red Hat
8 31 (5.95%) IBM
9 28 (5.37%) NetApp
10 20 (3.84%) Veritas
10 20 (3.84%) Sybase
11 19 (3.65%) SolarWinds
11 19 (3.65%) SAP
11 19 (3.65%) EMC
12 15 (2.88%) Hitachi
12 15 (2.88%) JBoss
13 13 (2.50%) Remedy
13 13 (2.50%) Sun
14 11 (2.11%) CheckPoint
15 10 (1.92%) BMC
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
LA International
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £65000 - £80000 per annum + competitive Package and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £400 - 600 per day + Some Travel Expenses
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £280 - £281 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Anantha
Rate: 400
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Baker & McKenzie
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago