The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 222 223 220
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 217 226 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.93% 0.91% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 1.17% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 170 111
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Average hourly rate £36.00 £22.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.20 £19.00 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.20 £23.80 £41.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £30.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-21.66% +42.85%
Disaster Recovery
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18116 19252 17120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.33% 77.66% 75.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13360 13477 11722
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 243 308
Average hourly rate £22.25 £22.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.13% -24.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £57.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -6.77%

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 26 November 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
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 26 November 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 +10 43 £375 -6.25% 25
Kingston Upon Thames -2 4 £375 -4.76% 2
Croydon -21 3 £375 -16.66% 1
West Drayton - 2 £475 -
Wimbledon - 2 £375 -
Docklands, London +15 1 £353 -18.73%
Beckenham - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Stanmore - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 161 (37.79%) Windows
2 128 (30.05%) Microsoft
3 111 (26.06%) SQL
4 109 (25.59%) Finance
5 100 (23.47%) VMware
6 95 (22.30%) SQL Server
7 87 (20.42%) Business Continuity
8 84 (19.72%) Active Directory
9 80 (18.78%) Linux
10 65 (15.26%) ITIL
10 65 (15.26%) Migration
11 63 (14.79%) Oracle
12 59 (13.85%) VMware Infrastructure
13 58 (13.62%) Cisco
14 57 (13.38%) MS Excel
15 56 (13.15%) SAN
15 56 (13.15%) Banking
16 54 (12.68%) Windows Server 2008
17 48 (11.27%) Firewall
17 48 (11.27%) Windows Server 2003
17 48 (11.27%) WAN
18 45 (10.56%) Citrix
19 44 (10.33%) Replication
20 43 (10.09%) UNIX
20 43 (10.09%) Service Management
21 42 (9.86%) MS Exchange
22 38 (8.92%) Windows 7
23 37 (8.69%) PowerShell
24 36 (8.45%) High Availability
24 36 (8.45%) VMware ESX

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 42 (9.86%) MS Exchange
2 25 (5.87%) SharePoint
3 24 (5.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 21 (4.93%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (3.52%) Tomcat
5 15 (3.52%) IIS
6 13 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2007
7 12 (2.82%) Confluence
7 12 (2.82%) Lync
8 7 (1.64%) Apache
8 7 (1.64%) JBoss
8 7 (1.64%) WebLogic
9 6 (1.41%) OpenStack
9 6 (1.41%) Office Communications Server
9 6 (1.41%) NetWeaver
9 6 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.94%) Documentum
12 3 (0.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 57 (13.38%) MS Excel
2 34 (7.98%) MS Office
3 12 (2.82%) MS Visio
4 10 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.17%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.70%) Academy Housing
2 3 (0.70%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
3 2 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.11%) Office 365
3 6 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.41%) SaaS
4 2 (0.47%) GitHub
4 2 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.47%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (13.15%) SAN
2 48 (11.27%) Firewall
2 48 (11.27%) WAN
3 33 (7.75%) LAN
4 32 (7.51%) DNS
5 21 (4.93%) TCP/IP
5 21 (4.93%) Internet
6 16 (3.76%) MPLS
7 15 (3.52%) Network Security
8 14 (3.29%) DHCP
9 12 (2.82%) DSL
9 12 (2.82%) BIG-IP
10 10 (2.35%) HTTP
11 8 (1.88%) NAS
11 8 (1.88%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (1.64%) Wireless
12 7 (1.64%) VPN
12 7 (1.64%) BGP
13 6 (1.41%) LDAP
13 6 (1.41%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (22.30%) SQL Server
2 34 (7.98%) Oracle Database
3 25 (5.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (4.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (4.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (4.46%) Relational Database
5 15 (3.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (3.29%) DB2
7 12 (2.82%) MySQL
7 12 (2.82%) RDBMS
8 11 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (1.88%) SAP HANA
10 8 (1.88%) MongoDB
10 8 (1.88%) DTS
10 8 (1.88%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (1.64%) NoSQL
12 6 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 16 (3.76%) JIRA
2 13 (3.05%) Visual Studio
2 13 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (2.82%) Jenkins
4 11 (2.58%) Git (software)
5 6 (1.41%) Maven
6 5 (1.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (0.70%) JMeter
7 3 (0.70%) Subversion
8 2 (0.47%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.47%) Selenium
8 2 (0.47%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.47%) JUnit
8 2 (0.47%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.47%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.23%) Toad
9 1 (0.23%) ProC
9 1 (0.23%) PhantomJS
9 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.23%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 109 (25.59%) Finance
2 56 (13.15%) Banking
3 21 (4.93%) Retail
4 19 (4.46%) Investment Banking
5 13 (3.05%) Legal
6 12 (2.82%) Front Office
7 10 (2.35%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.88%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.88%) Retail Banking
9 7 (1.64%) Law
10 6 (1.41%) International Banking
10 6 (1.41%) Back Office
10 6 (1.41%) Manufacturing
10 6 (1.41%) Publishing
11 5 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.94%) Marketing
12 4 (0.94%) Local Government
13 2 (0.47%) Advertising
14 1 (0.23%) Electronics
14 1 (0.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 53 (12.44%) Analyst
2 48 (11.27%) DBA
3 42 (9.86%) Architect
4 38 (8.92%) Consultant
5 28 (6.57%) SQL DBA
6 26 (6.10%) Project Manager
7 21 (4.93%) Infrastructure Architect
8 18 (4.23%) Administrator
8 18 (4.23%) Support Analyst
9 17 (3.99%) Developer
10 15 (3.52%) DevOps Engineer
11 14 (3.29%) Service Manager
11 14 (3.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 13 (3.05%) Network Engineer
12 13 (3.05%) Support Engineer
13 12 (2.82%) Oracle DBA
13 12 (2.82%) SQL Server DBA
14 11 (2.58%) Applications Support
14 11 (2.58%) Systems Administrator
15 10 (2.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (6.81%) Web Services
2 18 (4.23%) .NET
3 15 (3.52%) Middleware
4 7 (1.64%) .NET Framework
5 6 (1.41%) REST
5 6 (1.41%) RESTful
5 6 (1.41%) XML
6 5 (1.17%) JSON
6 5 (1.17%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (0.94%) J2EE
8 3 (0.70%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (0.47%) jQuery
9 2 (0.47%) CSS
9 2 (0.47%) HTML
9 2 (0.47%) Application Packaging
9 2 (0.47%) Java EE
9 2 (0.47%) LAMP
10 1 (0.23%) JDO
10 1 (0.23%) Hibernate
10 1 (0.23%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 44 (10.33%) Replication
2 32 (7.51%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (6.57%) Blackberry
3 28 (6.57%) Management Information System
4 20 (4.69%) Clustering
5 19 (4.46%) Computer Science
6 18 (4.23%) Client/Server
7 17 (3.99%) Open Source
8 12 (2.82%) Mobile App
9 11 (2.58%) Thin Client
9 11 (2.58%) Fat Client
10 10 (2.35%) HACMP
11 6 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (1.17%) Statistics
12 5 (1.17%) Hedge funds
13 4 (0.94%) Mobile Computing
13 4 (0.94%) AS400
14 3 (0.70%) Fixed Income
14 3 (0.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 161 (37.79%) Windows
2 80 (18.78%) Linux
3 54 (12.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 48 (11.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 43 (10.09%) UNIX
6 38 (8.92%) Windows 7
7 26 (6.10%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (5.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (3.29%) AIX
10 11 (2.58%) Ubuntu
11 10 (2.35%) Windows XP
12 9 (2.11%) SUSE
13 7 (1.64%) Windows 8
14 6 (1.41%) Solaris
15 5 (1.17%) CentOS
16 4 (0.94%) Windows 2000 Server
16 4 (0.94%) Windows Vista
17 3 (0.70%) Debian
17 3 (0.70%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 3 (0.70%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (20.42%) Business Continuity
2 65 (15.26%) ITIL
2 65 (15.26%) Migration
3 43 (10.09%) Service Management
4 36 (8.45%) High Availability
5 35 (8.22%) Performance Tuning
6 29 (6.81%) Service Delivery
7 28 (6.57%) BCP
7 28 (6.57%) User Acceptance Testing
8 27 (6.34%) Capacity Planning
9 25 (5.87%) Risk Management
9 25 (5.87%) Incident Management
9 25 (5.87%) Asset Management
10 24 (5.63%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (5.40%) Problem Management
12 21 (4.93%) Project Management
12 21 (4.93%) Release Management
13 20 (4.69%) Business Continuity Planning
13 20 (4.69%) Change Management
14 19 (4.46%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 111 (26.06%) SQL
2 37 (8.69%) PowerShell
3 30 (7.04%) T-SQL
4 29 (6.81%) Java
5 21 (4.93%) Shell Script
6 19 (4.46%) Perl
7 14 (3.29%) Python
8 13 (3.05%) VB
9 12 (2.82%) Bash Shell
10 8 (1.88%) C#
11 6 (1.41%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.17%) Ruby
12 5 (1.17%) C
13 4 (0.94%) C++
14 3 (0.70%) JavaScript
14 3 (0.70%) VBA
14 3 (0.70%) VBScript
15 2 (0.47%) PHP
15 2 (0.47%) COBOL
16 1 (0.23%) AWK
Qualifications
1 33 (7.75%) Degree
2 25 (5.87%) Security Cleared
3 22 (5.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (2.11%) MCSE
5 8 (1.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 8 (1.88%) MCITP
6 7 (1.64%) CISSP
6 7 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (1.64%) SC Cleared
6 7 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 6 (1.41%) DV Cleared
7 6 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (1.41%) PMI Certification
7 6 (1.41%) ISEB
8 5 (1.17%) MCTS
8 5 (1.17%) MCSA
9 4 (0.94%) CCIE
9 4 (0.94%) CCNP
10 3 (0.70%) CEH
10 3 (0.70%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.76%) QA
2 12 (2.82%) SLA
3 7 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.70%) COBIT
5 2 (0.47%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.47%) WAI
6 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.23%) BS7799
6 1 (0.23%) HL7
6 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 84 (19.72%) Active Directory
2 59 (13.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (8.45%) VMware ESX
4 21 (4.93%) Hyper-V
5 14 (3.29%) Oracle RAC
6 13 (3.05%) XenApp
6 13 (3.05%) vSphere
7 12 (2.82%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (2.58%) NLBS
9 9 (2.11%) Oracle RMAN
9 9 (2.11%) XenDesktop
9 9 (2.11%) PowerHA
10 8 (1.88%) Xen
11 6 (1.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 6 (1.41%) Terminal Services
12 5 (1.17%) MetaFrame
12 5 (1.17%) GPFS
13 3 (0.70%) UAG
14 2 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
15 1 (0.23%) Samba
Systems Management
1 20 (4.69%) Puppet
2 14 (3.29%) WSUS
3 13 (3.05%) BladeLogic
4 12 (2.82%) Data Guard
5 10 (2.35%) SCCM
5 10 (2.35%) SCOM
6 9 (2.11%) NetBackup
6 9 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (1.88%) WMI
8 6 (1.41%) Backup Exec
9 5 (1.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 5 (1.17%) MOM
9 5 (1.17%) Salt
9 5 (1.17%) Ansible
9 5 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (0.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 4 (0.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 4 (0.94%) Foglight
11 3 (0.70%) CiscoWorks
11 3 (0.70%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 128 (30.05%) Microsoft
2 100 (23.47%) VMware
3 63 (14.79%) Oracle
4 58 (13.62%) Cisco
5 45 (10.56%) Citrix
6 34 (7.98%) HP
7 26 (6.10%) IBM
8 24 (5.63%) NetApp
9 22 (5.16%) Red Hat
10 20 (4.69%) EMC
11 18 (4.23%) Sybase
11 18 (4.23%) Dell
12 15 (3.52%) CheckPoint
13 14 (3.29%) Cyber-Ark
13 14 (3.29%) SAP
14 13 (3.05%) Symantec
15 9 (2.11%) Business Objects
16 7 (1.64%) SolarWinds
17 6 (1.41%) Atlassian
17 6 (1.41%) BMC
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £470.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £320 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
City of London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + expenses
Posted: 19 hours ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: €500 - €800 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Proactive Appointments
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
King & Wood Mallesons
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 50000-60000 Per Annum benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
WA Consultants
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
MRP Global
Rate: competitive rates
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £440 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
London
DP Connect
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 27 days ago