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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 229 233 214
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -19
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 220 218 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.99% 0.93% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 1.13% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 157 160
Median daily rate £450 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £413
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 7
Median hourly rate £13.00 £19.00 £30.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% -38.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £15.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+140.00% +5.26%
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
18896 19267 19243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.36% 81.83% 81.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 13645 13761 13461
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 228 234
Median hourly rate £25.69 £21.60 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.96% +5.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £70.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +23 25 £450 +2.62% 9
Canary Wharf +3 4 £325 -31.57%
Croydon -27 3 £450 +38.46%
Bromley - 2 £378 - 1
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 152 (32.69%) Windows
2 136 (29.25%) Finance
3 126 (27.10%) Microsoft
4 105 (22.58%) Active Directory
5 103 (22.15%) High Availability
6 100 (21.51%) ITIL
7 98 (21.08%) VMware
8 95 (20.43%) SQL Server
9 93 (20.00%) Linux
10 89 (19.14%) Business Continuity
11 86 (18.49%) SQL
12 84 (18.06%) Data Centre
13 78 (16.77%) Migration
14 77 (16.56%) VMware Infrastructure
15 73 (15.70%) Oracle
16 70 (15.05%) Unix
17 67 (14.41%) Project Management
17 67 (14.41%) Windows Server
18 66 (14.19%) Firewall
19 62 (13.33%) DNS
20 59 (12.69%) Citrix
21 56 (12.04%) MS Excel
22 53 (11.40%) Puppet
23 51 (10.97%) Red Hat
24 50 (10.75%) Agile Software Development
24 50 (10.75%) Performance Tuning
25 49 (10.54%) SAN
26 48 (10.32%) PowerShell
27 47 (10.11%) DevOps
27 47 (10.11%) Python

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 33 (7.10%) SharePoint
2 21 (4.52%) MS Exchange
2 21 (4.52%) Skype for Business
3 19 (4.09%) Apache
4 18 (3.87%) Confluence
5 16 (3.44%) IIS
6 15 (3.23%) OpenStack
7 12 (2.58%) Tomcat
8 11 (2.37%) JBoss
9 10 (2.15%) Cloud Foundry
9 10 (2.15%) WebSphere
10 9 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
10 9 (1.94%) nginx
11 7 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (1.29%) WebLogic
13 5 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
13 5 (1.08%) IBM Notes
13 5 (1.08%) MediaWiki
13 5 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 56 (12.04%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.30%) MS Office
3 16 (3.44%) MS Project
4 6 (1.29%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.29%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (0.22%) Documaker
3 1 (0.22%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 46 (9.89%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (8.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (7.31%) Office 365
4 23 (4.95%) Azure Active Directory
5 21 (4.52%) PaaS
6 10 (2.15%) AWS CloudFormation
6 10 (2.15%) Heroku
6 10 (2.15%) OneDrive
6 10 (2.15%) Yammer
7 8 (1.72%) Google Apps
7 8 (1.72%) IaaS
8 5 (1.08%) SaaS
8 5 (1.08%) Trello
9 4 (0.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (0.86%) Basecamp
9 4 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 66 (14.19%) Firewall
2 62 (13.33%) DNS
3 49 (10.54%) SAN
4 30 (6.45%) Network Security
5 24 (5.16%) DHCP
6 23 (4.95%) WAN
7 21 (4.52%) LAN
8 17 (3.66%) SSL
8 17 (3.66%) TCP/IP
9 15 (3.23%) Internet
10 13 (2.80%) SMTP
11 12 (2.58%) Fibre Channel
11 12 (2.58%) LDAP
12 11 (2.37%) Skype
13 10 (2.15%) OSPF
13 10 (2.15%) VPN
14 8 (1.72%) Extranet
15 7 (1.51%) BGP
15 7 (1.51%) Unified Communications
15 7 (1.51%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (20.43%) SQL Server
2 30 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 29 (6.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (5.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (3.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 17 (3.66%) Oracle Database
6 17 (3.66%) Oracle Database 11g
6 17 (3.66%) SQL Server 2014
7 14 (3.01%) MySQL
8 13 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (2.58%) Big Data
10 11 (2.37%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (2.15%) Hadoop
11 10 (2.15%) NoSQL
12 9 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (1.94%) DB2
12 9 (1.94%) MongoDB
12 9 (1.94%) Relational Database
12 9 (1.94%) VLDB
13 8 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 29 (6.24%) Git (software)
2 24 (5.16%) Jenkins
3 22 (4.73%) JIRA
4 12 (2.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (1.51%) Subversion
6 5 (1.08%) Hudson
7 4 (0.86%) TeamCity
7 4 (0.86%) Vagrant
8 3 (0.65%) SonarQube
9 2 (0.43%) AdminStudio
9 2 (0.43%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.43%) InstallShield
9 2 (0.43%) MSI
9 2 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.22%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.22%) Grunt
10 1 (0.22%) NCrunch
10 1 (0.22%) TestPartner
10 1 (0.22%) Toad
10 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 136 (29.25%) Finance
2 45 (9.68%) Banking
3 24 (5.16%) Financial Institution
4 22 (4.73%) Front Office
5 15 (3.23%) Retail
6 14 (3.01%) Marketing
7 13 (2.80%) Investment Banking
8 12 (2.58%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.51%) Legal
10 6 (1.29%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.86%) Back Office
11 4 (0.86%) Games
12 2 (0.43%) International Banking
12 2 (0.43%) Law
12 2 (0.43%) Publishing
13 1 (0.22%) Billing
13 1 (0.22%) Local Government
13 1 (0.22%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 53 (11.40%) Analyst
2 47 (10.11%) Administrator
3 45 (9.68%) Architect
4 39 (8.39%) Consultant
5 36 (7.74%) DBA
6 33 (7.10%) Developer
7 28 (6.02%) SQL DBA
8 26 (5.59%) DevOps Engineer
9 20 (4.30%) Business Analyst
10 18 (3.87%) Project Manager
11 16 (3.44%) AWS Engineer
11 16 (3.44%) Infrastructure Architect
11 16 (3.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 16 (3.44%) Linux Engineer
11 16 (3.44%) SQL Developer
11 16 (3.44%) Support Engineer
12 15 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
13 14 (3.01%) Server Engineer
13 14 (3.01%) Solutions Architect
13 14 (3.01%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.80%) Middleware
2 12 (2.58%) .NET
2 12 (2.58%) ELK Stack
2 12 (2.58%) RESTful
3 10 (2.15%) LAMP
4 9 (1.94%) Oracle Fusion
4 9 (1.94%) Web Services
5 8 (1.72%) J2EE
5 8 (1.72%) SOAP
6 7 (1.51%) HTML
7 6 (1.29%) LAPP Stack
7 6 (1.29%) LEMP Stack
8 5 (1.08%) Node.js
9 4 (0.86%) .NET Framework
9 4 (0.86%) CSS
9 4 (0.86%) HTML5
9 4 (0.86%) libvirt
9 4 (0.86%) Sensu
9 4 (0.86%) WebSphere MQ
9 4 (0.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 84 (18.06%) Data Centre
2 45 (9.68%) Clustering
2 45 (9.68%) Replication
3 42 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (5.38%) Management Information System
5 16 (3.44%) Mobile App
6 12 (2.58%) Hedge funds
7 10 (2.15%) Computer Science
7 10 (2.15%) Performance Metrics
8 8 (1.72%) PMI
9 7 (1.51%) Fintech
9 7 (1.51%) FMCG
9 7 (1.51%) Virtual Team
10 6 (1.29%) Wiki
11 5 (1.08%) Fat Client
11 5 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (1.08%) Thin Client
11 5 (1.08%) User Experience
12 4 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.86%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 152 (32.69%) Windows
2 93 (20.00%) Linux
3 70 (15.05%) Unix
4 67 (14.41%) Windows Server
5 34 (7.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 32 (6.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (5.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 22 (4.73%) AIX
9 16 (3.44%) CentOS
10 15 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (2.80%) Ubuntu
12 12 (2.58%) Solaris
13 8 (1.72%) Oracle Linux
13 8 (1.72%) Windows Phone
14 6 (1.29%) Windows 7
15 5 (1.08%) Debian
16 4 (0.86%) Data ONTAP
16 4 (0.86%) Windows Mobile
16 4 (0.86%) Windows XP
17 3 (0.65%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (22.15%) High Availability
2 100 (21.51%) ITIL
3 89 (19.14%) Business Continuity
4 78 (16.77%) Migration
5 67 (14.41%) Project Management
6 50 (10.75%) Agile Software Development
6 50 (10.75%) Performance Tuning
7 47 (10.11%) DevOps
8 43 (9.25%) Service Delivery
9 41 (8.82%) BCP
10 40 (8.60%) Business Continuity Planning
11 36 (7.74%) Capacity Planning
12 35 (7.53%) Information Security
12 35 (7.53%) Problem Management
13 33 (7.10%) Stakeholder Management
14 32 (6.88%) Incident Management
14 32 (6.88%) Risk Management
15 29 (6.24%) Change Management
15 29 (6.24%) PRINCE2
16 28 (6.02%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (18.49%) SQL
2 48 (10.32%) PowerShell
3 47 (10.11%) Python
4 28 (6.02%) Java
4 28 (6.02%) T-SQL
5 20 (4.30%) Perl
6 17 (3.66%) Shell Script
7 11 (2.37%) JavaScript
8 10 (2.15%) Bash Shell
9 8 (1.72%) C#
9 8 (1.72%) PHP
9 8 (1.72%) VBA
10 7 (1.51%) C
10 7 (1.51%) Ruby
11 5 (1.08%) VB
12 4 (0.86%) Scala
13 3 (0.65%) R
14 2 (0.43%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.43%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (7.74%) Security Cleared
2 25 (5.38%) SC Cleared
3 22 (4.73%) Degree
4 18 (3.87%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (3.23%) MCSE
7 14 (3.01%) CCNA
8 12 (2.58%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (2.37%) CLAS
9 11 (2.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 10 (2.15%) DV Cleared
11 9 (1.94%) PMI Certification
12 7 (1.51%) CISSP
13 6 (1.29%) ISTQB
14 5 (1.08%) CISA
14 5 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 5 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 5 (1.08%) RHCE
15 4 (0.86%) CCNP
15 4 (0.86%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.30%) SLA
2 16 (3.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (3.01%) QA
4 12 (2.58%) PCI DSS
5 10 (2.15%) Government Security Classifications
6 7 (1.51%) ISO22301
6 7 (1.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (1.29%) Basel II
7 6 (1.29%) COBIT
7 6 (1.29%) COREP
8 3 (0.65%) Basel III
8 3 (0.65%) CRD IV
8 3 (0.65%) FINREP
9 1 (0.22%) BS7799
9 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.22%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 105 (22.58%) Active Directory
2 77 (16.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (8.17%) Hyper-V
4 21 (4.52%) Docker
4 21 (4.52%) XenApp
5 18 (3.87%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (3.66%) vSphere
7 13 (2.80%) NFS
8 12 (2.58%) XenDesktop
9 11 (2.37%) Virtual Machines
10 8 (1.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 8 (1.72%) UAG
10 8 (1.72%) XenServer
11 7 (1.51%) KVM
11 7 (1.51%) Microsoft App-V
11 7 (1.51%) Postfix
12 6 (1.29%) Xen
13 5 (1.08%) iptables
13 5 (1.08%) Samba
13 5 (1.08%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 53 (11.40%) Puppet
2 38 (8.17%) SCCM
3 30 (6.45%) SCOM
4 18 (3.87%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (3.23%) Ansible
6 14 (3.01%) Backup Exec
7 13 (2.80%) Microsoft Clustering
8 11 (2.37%) Kubernetes
8 11 (2.37%) Mesos
8 11 (2.37%) NetBackup
9 9 (1.94%) IBM BigFix
9 9 (1.94%) Kibana
9 9 (1.94%) logstash
9 9 (1.94%) Nagios
9 9 (1.94%) Oracle Identity Management
9 9 (1.94%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
10 8 (1.72%) Oracle RMAN
11 7 (1.51%) Ganglia
11 7 (1.51%) SCOrch
12 6 (1.29%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 126 (27.10%) Microsoft
2 98 (21.08%) VMware
3 73 (15.70%) Oracle
4 59 (12.69%) Citrix
5 51 (10.97%) Red Hat
6 46 (9.89%) HP
7 24 (5.16%) Cisco
8 22 (4.73%) IBM
9 17 (3.66%) Dell
9 17 (3.66%) Symantec
10 16 (3.44%) NetApp
11 14 (3.01%) EMC
12 13 (2.80%) SAP
13 10 (2.15%) Sun
14 9 (1.94%) Atlassian
14 9 (1.94%) Bloomberg
14 9 (1.94%) Google
14 9 (1.94%) Reuters
14 9 (1.94%) Sybase
15 8 (1.72%) Splunk
South West London
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £300 to £300 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
London
TDA Group
Rate: £290 - £320 per day + Scope for extension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TDA Group
Rate: £290 - £320 per day + Scope for extension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Spencer Rose
Rate: Up to £340 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Complete Tech Limited
Rate: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £200 - £230 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Haysfm
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 - £480 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
World First
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago