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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 235 249 235
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 212 207 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.94% 0.89% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 1.07% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 124 146
Median daily rate £474 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.27% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £300 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 8
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £33.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £21.65
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -12.24%
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
19409 19347 19970
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 86.02% 83.44% 81.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 13908 13882 14198
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 217 253
Median hourly rate £24.44 £22.00 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.09% +1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.17 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.28 £54.52 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +24 43 £475 +8.32% 9
Canary Wharf +1 4 £340 -24.44%
Croydon -20 4 £425 -15.00% 1
Uxbridge +1 2 £425 -5.55%
Bromley - 2 £438 -
Westminster -18 1 £450 -
Lewisham - 1 £185 -
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 124 (29.59%) Windows
2 115 (27.45%) High Availability
3 112 (26.73%) Microsoft
3 112 (26.73%) Migration
4 108 (25.78%) Finance
5 94 (22.43%) VMware
6 89 (21.24%) Active Directory
7 83 (19.81%) Data Centre
8 82 (19.57%) Linux
9 81 (19.33%) Business Continuity
10 80 (19.09%) Firewall
11 77 (18.38%) ITIL
12 72 (17.18%) SQL Server
13 71 (16.95%) Amazon AWS
14 70 (16.71%) Python
15 66 (15.75%) VMware Infrastructure
16 64 (15.27%) Windows Server
17 63 (15.04%) SQL
18 60 (14.32%) Microsoft Azure
18 60 (14.32%) DevOps
19 52 (12.41%) PowerShell
19 52 (12.41%) Oracle
19 52 (12.41%) Project Management
20 51 (12.17%) DNS
20 51 (12.17%) Puppet
21 50 (11.93%) Agile Software Development
22 49 (11.69%) Load Balancing
23 47 (11.22%) Unix
24 46 (10.98%) Citrix
25 45 (10.74%) MS Excel

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 43 (10.26%) SharePoint
2 27 (6.44%) Skype for Business
3 20 (4.77%) Elasticsearch
4 19 (4.53%) Apache
5 16 (3.82%) MS Exchange
6 12 (2.86%) Cloud Foundry
7 11 (2.63%) IIS
8 9 (2.15%) Confluence
8 9 (2.15%) nginx
9 8 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (1.67%) JBoss
11 6 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (1.43%) Tomcat
12 5 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (1.19%) MediaWiki
12 5 (1.19%) OpenStack
12 5 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (0.95%) IBM Notes
14 3 (0.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 45 (10.74%) MS Excel
2 23 (5.49%) MS Office
3 12 (2.86%) MS Project
4 6 (1.43%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.43%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.24%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.24%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 1 (0.24%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.24%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 71 (16.95%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (14.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (10.26%) Office 365
4 38 (9.07%) AWS CloudFormation
5 33 (7.88%) Azure Active Directory
6 23 (5.49%) PaaS
7 22 (5.25%) OneDrive
7 22 (5.25%) Yammer
8 18 (4.30%) Amazon EC2
9 17 (4.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 12 (2.86%) Heroku
11 9 (2.15%) IaaS
12 8 (1.91%) G Suite
13 5 (1.19%) Trello
14 4 (0.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 4 (0.95%) Basecamp
15 3 (0.72%) SaaS
16 2 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
17 1 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
17 1 (0.24%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 80 (19.09%) Firewall
2 51 (12.17%) DNS
3 40 (9.55%) SAN
4 32 (7.64%) DHCP
5 24 (5.73%) LAN
5 24 (5.73%) Network Security
5 24 (5.73%) TCP/IP
6 23 (5.49%) WAN
7 17 (4.06%) Skype
8 15 (3.58%) SSL
9 14 (3.34%) VoIP
10 11 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
10 11 (2.63%) LDAP
11 10 (2.39%) Internet
11 10 (2.39%) SMTP
11 10 (2.39%) Unified Communications
12 9 (2.15%) VPN
13 8 (1.91%) Wireless
14 6 (1.43%) Extranet
14 6 (1.43%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (17.18%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.30%) Amazon RDS
2 18 (4.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (4.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (4.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (3.82%) MySQL
4 16 (3.82%) Oracle Database
5 15 (3.58%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (3.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (2.39%) Big Data
8 10 (2.39%) SQL Server 2014
9 8 (1.91%) Hadoop
9 8 (1.91%) Oracle Database 12c
9 8 (1.91%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (1.91%) VLDB
10 5 (1.19%) Data Mining
10 5 (1.19%) Relational Database
11 4 (0.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (3.58%) Git (software)
1 15 (3.58%) JIRA
2 12 (2.86%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.19%) Hudson
3 5 (1.19%) Subversion
3 5 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.19%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.72%) SonarQube
5 2 (0.48%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.48%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (0.48%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.48%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.24%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.24%) FishEye
6 1 (0.24%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.24%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.24%) Toad
6 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio
General
1 108 (25.78%) Finance
2 39 (9.31%) Banking
3 19 (4.53%) Financial Institution
4 17 (4.06%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.86%) Investment Banking
6 10 (2.39%) Retail
7 7 (1.67%) Legal
8 6 (1.43%) Front Office
9 5 (1.19%) Marketing
10 4 (0.95%) Billing
10 4 (0.95%) Games
10 4 (0.95%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.24%) Back Office
11 1 (0.24%) Electronics
11 1 (0.24%) Law
11 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (9.31%) Administrator
2 38 (9.07%) DevOps Engineer
3 33 (7.88%) Architect
4 29 (6.92%) Analyst
4 29 (6.92%) Developer
5 27 (6.44%) Consultant
6 26 (6.21%) DBA
7 24 (5.73%) AWS Engineer
8 20 (4.77%) Project Manager
8 20 (4.77%) SQL DBA
9 19 (4.53%) AWS DevOps
9 19 (4.53%) Support Engineer
10 18 (4.30%) WebOps Engineer
11 16 (3.82%) Business Analyst
12 14 (3.34%) Infrastructure Architect
12 14 (3.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 13 (3.10%) Linux Engineer
14 12 (2.86%) 2nd Line Support
14 12 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
14 12 (2.86%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.01%) ELK Stack
2 17 (4.06%) Django
3 13 (3.10%) boto
4 11 (2.63%) Web Services
5 10 (2.39%) J2EE
6 9 (2.15%) HTML
6 9 (2.15%) LAMP
7 8 (1.91%) .NET
7 8 (1.91%) Middleware
7 8 (1.91%) Oracle Fusion
7 8 (1.91%) SOAP
8 6 (1.43%) LAPP Stack
8 6 (1.43%) LEMP Stack
9 5 (1.19%) Node.js
9 5 (1.19%) RESTful
9 5 (1.19%) XML
10 4 (0.95%) .NET Framework
10 4 (0.95%) 802.1X
10 4 (0.95%) libvirt
10 4 (0.95%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 83 (19.81%) Data Centre
2 40 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (8.11%) Clustering
4 27 (6.44%) Replication
5 19 (4.53%) Management Information System
6 14 (3.34%) Computer Science
7 11 (2.63%) Hedge funds
7 11 (2.63%) Public Cloud
8 10 (2.39%) Performance Metrics
9 8 (1.91%) Mobile App
10 7 (1.67%) Fintech
10 7 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
11 6 (1.43%) PMI
11 6 (1.43%) Wiki
12 4 (0.95%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.95%) Fat Client
12 4 (0.95%) FMCG
12 4 (0.95%) Thin Client
13 3 (0.72%) User Experience
13 3 (0.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 124 (29.59%) Windows
2 82 (19.57%) Linux
3 64 (15.27%) Windows Server
4 47 (11.22%) Unix
5 33 (7.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (5.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (5.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (3.34%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (2.63%) CentOS
10 10 (2.39%) Solaris
11 7 (1.67%) AIX
11 7 (1.67%) Oracle Linux
11 7 (1.67%) Ubuntu
12 6 (1.43%) Windows Phone
13 5 (1.19%) Data ONTAP
13 5 (1.19%) Debian
14 4 (0.95%) Windows 10
15 3 (0.72%) Android
15 3 (0.72%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 2 (0.48%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (27.45%) High Availability
2 112 (26.73%) Migration
3 81 (19.33%) Business Continuity
4 77 (18.38%) ITIL
5 60 (14.32%) DevOps
6 52 (12.41%) Project Management
7 50 (11.93%) Agile Software Development
8 49 (11.69%) Load Balancing
9 40 (9.55%) Service Delivery
10 39 (9.31%) Performance Tuning
11 34 (8.11%) Capacity Planning
12 32 (7.64%) BCP
13 30 (7.16%) Business Continuity Planning
13 30 (7.16%) Continuous Integration
13 30 (7.16%) Problem Management
14 29 (6.92%) Change Management
15 26 (6.21%) Release Management
15 26 (6.21%) Web Operations
16 25 (5.97%) Service Management
17 24 (5.73%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 70 (16.71%) Python
2 63 (15.04%) SQL
3 52 (12.41%) PowerShell
4 21 (5.01%) Java
5 19 (4.53%) T-SQL
6 17 (4.06%) Perl
7 10 (2.39%) JavaScript
8 9 (2.15%) Shell Script
8 9 (2.15%) VB
9 8 (1.91%) C#
9 8 (1.91%) PHP
10 5 (1.19%) Bash Shell
10 5 (1.19%) C
10 5 (1.19%) C++
10 5 (1.19%) Ruby
11 4 (0.95%) PL/SQL
11 4 (0.95%) Scala
11 4 (0.95%) VBScript
12 2 (0.48%) COBOL
12 2 (0.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (6.44%) Degree
2 22 (5.25%) Security Cleared
3 17 (4.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (4.06%) SC Cleared
4 16 (3.82%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (3.34%) CCNA
6 13 (3.10%) MCSE
7 8 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (1.67%) ISEB
8 7 (1.67%) ISTQB
8 7 (1.67%) PMI Certification
8 7 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (1.43%) CISSP
10 5 (1.19%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (1.19%) MCSA
10 5 (1.19%) RHCE
11 4 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.72%) Oracle Certification
12 3 (0.72%) PMP
12 3 (0.72%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.49%) PCI DSS
2 17 (4.06%) SLA
3 13 (3.10%) QA
4 8 (1.91%) ISO22301
5 6 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.95%) Basel II
6 4 (0.95%) COREP
6 4 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.72%) COBIT
8 2 (0.48%) Basel III
8 2 (0.48%) CRD IV
8 2 (0.48%) FINREP
System Software
1 89 (21.24%) Active Directory
2 66 (15.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (9.55%) Docker
4 30 (7.16%) Hyper-V
5 19 (4.53%) XenApp
6 14 (3.34%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (3.10%) NFS
8 9 (2.15%) vSphere
8 9 (2.15%) XenDesktop
9 7 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
9 7 (1.67%) Postfix
9 7 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (1.67%) XenServer
10 6 (1.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 6 (1.43%) UAG
11 5 (1.19%) iptables
11 5 (1.19%) Samba
11 5 (1.19%) Sendmail
12 4 (0.95%) BIND 9
12 4 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 51 (12.17%) Puppet
2 27 (6.44%) Ansible
3 25 (5.97%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (5.01%) SCCM
4 21 (5.01%) SCOM
5 19 (4.53%) logstash
6 17 (4.06%) Kibana
7 13 (3.10%) Kubernetes
7 13 (3.10%) Mesos
7 13 (3.10%) Nagios
8 11 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
9 9 (2.15%) Microsoft Clustering
9 9 (2.15%) NetBackup
9 9 (2.15%) Oracle Identity Management
10 8 (1.91%) Backup Exec
11 7 (1.67%) IBM BigFix
11 7 (1.67%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
12 6 (1.43%) Ganglia
12 6 (1.43%) PowerCLI
13 5 (1.19%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 112 (26.73%) Microsoft
2 94 (22.43%) VMware
3 52 (12.41%) Oracle
4 46 (10.98%) Citrix
5 39 (9.31%) Cisco
6 33 (7.88%) HP
7 28 (6.68%) Red Hat
8 17 (4.06%) Dell
9 15 (3.58%) IBM
9 15 (3.58%) SaltStack
10 13 (3.10%) Symantec
11 12 (2.86%) SAP
12 11 (2.63%) NetApp
12 11 (2.63%) Sun
13 10 (2.39%) EMC
14 9 (2.15%) Google
15 6 (1.43%) SimCorp
15 6 (1.43%) Splunk
15 6 (1.43%) Veeam
16 5 (1.19%) WorldPay
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