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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 199 237 178
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -59
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 251 187 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.15% 0.84% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 1.04% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 139 207
Median daily rate £450 £400 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £514 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 2
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £30.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+21.31% +50.61%
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
18252 17962 18258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.99% 81.00% 80.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 13340 12645 13088
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 255 229
Median hourly rate £21.17 £20.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.85% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £80.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 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 25 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the London region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +45 43 £475 +8.57% 10
Croydon -16 7 £425 +25.92% 1
Canary Wharf +4 3 £480 +1.05%
Chessington 0 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £91 -
Westminster - 1 £300 -
Lewisham - 1 £400 -
Bromley - 1 £330 -
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 London region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 145 (34.36%) Windows
2 128 (30.33%) Finance
3 117 (27.73%) Microsoft
4 102 (24.17%) ITIL
5 96 (22.75%) SQL Server
6 92 (21.80%) Linux
7 88 (20.85%) SQL
8 87 (20.62%) Active Directory
9 78 (18.48%) Unix
10 77 (18.25%) Oracle
10 77 (18.25%) VMware
11 73 (17.30%) Data Centre
12 64 (15.17%) Business Continuity
13 63 (14.93%) Project Management
13 63 (14.93%) Windows Server
13 63 (14.93%) VMware Infrastructure
14 62 (14.69%) High Availability
15 61 (14.45%) Migration
15 61 (14.45%) DNS
16 55 (13.03%) MS Excel
17 52 (12.32%) HP
18 50 (11.85%) Citrix
19 47 (11.14%) Banking
20 46 (10.90%) Replication
20 46 (10.90%) PowerShell
21 42 (9.95%) SAN
22 40 (9.48%) Red Hat
22 40 (9.48%) Performance Tuning
23 38 (9.00%) Stakeholder Management
24 37 (8.77%) Clustering

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 23 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 20 (4.74%) MS Exchange
3 19 (4.50%) OpenStack
4 14 (3.32%) IIS
4 14 (3.32%) Skype for Business
5 12 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (2.61%) Confluence
6 11 (2.61%) WebSphere
7 10 (2.37%) Tomcat
8 9 (2.13%) Apache
9 6 (1.42%) CMS
9 6 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (1.42%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (1.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 5 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (1.18%) IBM Domino
10 5 (1.18%) IBM Notes
11 4 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.95%) JBoss
11 4 (0.95%) Smallworld
Applications
1 55 (13.03%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.55%) MS Office
3 9 (2.13%) MS Project
4 3 (0.71%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.18%) SimCorp Dimension
3 2 (0.47%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.47%) Salerio
4 1 (0.24%) Documaker
4 1 (0.24%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 25 (5.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 25 (5.92%) Office 365
2 21 (4.98%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.37%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (1.18%) SaaS
5 4 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.95%) OneDrive
5 4 (0.95%) Yammer
6 3 (0.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (0.71%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.24%) IaaS
8 1 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (14.45%) DNS
2 42 (9.95%) SAN
3 36 (8.53%) Firewall
4 24 (5.69%) DHCP
5 22 (5.21%) Network Security
6 15 (3.55%) TCP/IP
6 15 (3.55%) WAN
7 14 (3.32%) Internet
8 13 (3.08%) LAN
8 13 (3.08%) SMTP
9 12 (2.84%) SSL
10 11 (2.61%) LDAP
11 8 (1.90%) HTTPS
12 7 (1.66%) Fibre Channel
13 6 (1.42%) Extranet
13 6 (1.42%) NAS
13 6 (1.42%) OSPF
13 6 (1.42%) Unified Communications
14 5 (1.18%) VLAN
14 5 (1.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (22.75%) SQL Server
2 35 (8.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 34 (8.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (6.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (5.45%) Oracle Database
6 19 (4.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 18 (4.27%) SQL Server 2014
8 17 (4.03%) Oracle Database 11g
9 16 (3.79%) SQL Server 2005
9 16 (3.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (3.08%) DB2
11 10 (2.37%) NoSQL
12 9 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (2.13%) MongoDB
13 8 (1.90%) Crystal Reports
13 8 (1.90%) MySQL
13 8 (1.90%) Oracle BI EE
13 8 (1.90%) VLDB
14 7 (1.66%) Oracle Reports
15 6 (1.42%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 18 (4.27%) Git (software)
2 17 (4.03%) Jenkins
3 14 (3.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (2.84%) JIRA
5 2 (0.47%) AdminStudio
5 2 (0.47%) FitNesse
5 2 (0.47%) Grunt
5 2 (0.47%) gulp
5 2 (0.47%) InstallShield
5 2 (0.47%) Jasmine
5 2 (0.47%) MSI
5 2 (0.47%) NCrunch
5 2 (0.47%) PHPUnit
5 2 (0.47%) Selenium
5 2 (0.47%) SpecFlow
5 2 (0.47%) Subversion
5 2 (0.47%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.47%) WatiN
6 1 (0.24%) TestPartner
General
1 128 (30.33%) Finance
2 47 (11.14%) Banking
3 26 (6.16%) Front Office
4 19 (4.50%) Investment Banking
5 17 (4.03%) Marketing
5 17 (4.03%) Retail
5 17 (4.03%) Telecoms
6 14 (3.32%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.66%) Back Office
8 6 (1.42%) Legal
8 6 (1.42%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.71%) International Banking
9 3 (0.71%) Local Government
10 2 (0.47%) Law
10 2 (0.47%) Publishing
11 1 (0.24%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 63 (14.93%) Analyst
2 49 (11.61%) Architect
3 43 (10.19%) Administrator
4 41 (9.72%) DBA
5 37 (8.77%) Consultant
6 28 (6.64%) SQL DBA
7 23 (5.45%) Business Analyst
7 23 (5.45%) Developer
8 21 (4.98%) Project Manager
9 20 (4.74%) Systems Administrator
10 18 (4.27%) Support Analyst
11 17 (4.03%) Infrastructure Architect
11 17 (4.03%) Solutions Architect
12 16 (3.79%) SQL Server DBA
13 15 (3.55%) Applications Support
14 14 (3.32%) Senior DBA
15 13 (3.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 13 (3.08%) Support Engineer
16 12 (2.84%) Linux Engineer
17 11 (2.61%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.32%) .NET
2 13 (3.08%) ELK Stack
2 13 (3.08%) Middleware
3 8 (1.90%) RESTful
4 6 (1.42%) FIX Protocol
5 5 (1.18%) WinForms
6 4 (0.95%) .NET Framework
6 4 (0.95%) CSS
6 4 (0.95%) HTML
6 4 (0.95%) jQuery
6 4 (0.95%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (0.95%) Web Services
6 4 (0.95%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (0.71%) J2EE
7 3 (0.71%) LAMP
7 3 (0.71%) SOAP
8 2 (0.47%) HTML5
8 2 (0.47%) REST
8 2 (0.47%) WebCenter
8 2 (0.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 73 (17.30%) Data Centre
2 46 (10.90%) Replication
3 37 (8.77%) Clustering
4 25 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (5.69%) Management Information System
6 16 (3.79%) Mobile App
7 10 (2.37%) Hedge funds
8 9 (2.13%) Client/Server
8 9 (2.13%) Equities
9 8 (1.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (1.66%) Computer Science
11 6 (1.42%) EMC VMAX
11 6 (1.42%) Fixed Income
11 6 (1.42%) Hybrid Cloud
11 6 (1.42%) Public Cloud
12 5 (1.18%) EMC VNX
12 5 (1.18%) Fat Client
12 5 (1.18%) Fintech
12 5 (1.18%) Private Cloud
12 5 (1.18%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 145 (34.36%) Windows
2 92 (21.80%) Linux
3 78 (18.48%) Unix
4 63 (14.93%) Windows Server
5 34 (8.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 32 (7.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (6.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 25 (5.92%) AIX
9 18 (4.27%) Solaris
10 11 (2.61%) Windows 7
11 10 (2.37%) CentOS
11 10 (2.37%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (1.90%) Ubuntu
13 6 (1.42%) Windows Phone
14 4 (0.95%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.95%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.95%) Windows Mobile
14 4 (0.95%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.71%) Android
15 3 (0.71%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (24.17%) ITIL
2 64 (15.17%) Business Continuity
3 63 (14.93%) Project Management
4 62 (14.69%) High Availability
5 61 (14.45%) Migration
6 40 (9.48%) Performance Tuning
7 38 (9.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 36 (8.53%) Change Management
9 35 (8.29%) Information Security
10 34 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
11 32 (7.58%) Problem Management
12 30 (7.11%) Incident Management
13 29 (6.87%) Service Delivery
14 28 (6.64%) Release Management
15 27 (6.40%) Risk Management
16 26 (6.16%) Business Continuity Planning
17 25 (5.92%) BCP
18 24 (5.69%) User Acceptance Testing
19 23 (5.45%) Root Cause Analysis
20 20 (4.74%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 88 (20.85%) SQL
2 46 (10.90%) PowerShell
3 34 (8.06%) T-SQL
4 23 (5.45%) Python
5 22 (5.21%) Java
6 17 (4.03%) Shell Script
7 13 (3.08%) C#
8 12 (2.84%) Perl
8 12 (2.84%) VBA
9 10 (2.37%) PHP
10 9 (2.13%) C
10 9 (2.13%) JavaScript
11 8 (1.90%) Bash Shell
11 8 (1.90%) VB
12 6 (1.42%) VB.NET
13 4 (0.95%) C++
13 4 (0.95%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.71%) Ruby
14 3 (0.71%) VBScript
15 1 (0.24%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 32 (7.58%) Security Cleared
2 22 (5.21%) SC Cleared
3 21 (4.98%) Degree
4 16 (3.79%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (2.61%) CLAS
6 11 (2.61%) DV Cleared
6 11 (2.61%) MCSE
7 9 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (1.90%) PMI Certification
8 8 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (1.66%) CCNA
10 6 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (1.18%) CISA
11 5 (1.18%) CISSP
12 4 (0.95%) CCNP
12 4 (0.95%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (0.71%) BICSI Certification
13 3 (0.71%) BICSI RCDD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.74%) QA
1 20 (4.74%) SLA
2 16 (3.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.37%) Government Security Classifications
4 6 (1.42%) Basel II
4 6 (1.42%) COBIT
4 6 (1.42%) COREP
4 6 (1.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (1.18%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.71%) Basel III
6 3 (0.71%) CRD IV
6 3 (0.71%) FINREP
6 3 (0.71%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.24%) BS25999
7 1 (0.24%) BS7799
7 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.24%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.24%) ISO27002
System Software
1 87 (20.62%) Active Directory
2 63 (14.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (6.16%) Hyper-V
4 17 (4.03%) XenApp
5 15 (3.55%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (3.08%) NFS
7 12 (2.84%) vSphere
7 12 (2.84%) XenDesktop
8 7 (1.66%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (1.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 6 (1.42%) UAG
10 5 (1.18%) KVM
10 5 (1.18%) Sendmail
10 5 (1.18%) vCloud
11 4 (0.95%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.71%) RHEV
12 3 (0.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 3 (0.71%) VMware ESX
12 3 (0.71%) XenServer
13 2 (0.47%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 33 (7.82%) SCCM
2 31 (7.35%) Puppet
3 25 (5.92%) SCOM
4 14 (3.32%) logstash
5 12 (2.84%) Backup Exec
5 12 (2.84%) Kibana
6 11 (2.61%) NetBackup
7 10 (2.37%) Tivoli
8 9 (2.13%) Oracle RMAN
8 9 (2.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 8 (1.90%) Nagios
10 7 (1.66%) IBM BigFix
10 7 (1.66%) ITRS Geneos
10 7 (1.66%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
11 6 (1.42%) Control-M
11 6 (1.42%) Ganglia
12 5 (1.18%) Data Guard
12 5 (1.18%) EMC NetWorker
12 5 (1.18%) Foglight
13 4 (0.95%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 117 (27.73%) Microsoft
2 77 (18.25%) Oracle
2 77 (18.25%) VMware
3 52 (12.32%) HP
4 50 (11.85%) Citrix
5 40 (9.48%) Red Hat
6 29 (6.87%) NetApp
7 27 (6.40%) EMC
8 26 (6.16%) IBM
9 25 (5.92%) Cisco
10 19 (4.50%) Dell
11 18 (4.27%) SAP
12 16 (3.79%) Sybase
13 13 (3.08%) Symantec
14 11 (2.61%) Bloomberg
14 11 (2.61%) Reuters
15 10 (2.37%) Lotus
15 10 (2.37%) Splunk
16 8 (1.90%) Atlassian
16 8 (1.90%) Charles River
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