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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 188 216 250
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +34
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 245 201 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.08% 0.84% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 1.10% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 109 95
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £414 £373 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.07% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 7
Average hourly rate £32.03 £23.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.29% -12.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.70 £21.20 £16.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.83 £34.20 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -22.22%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17554 18215 19228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.04% 76.36% 73.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 12350 12597 12707
Average daily rate £440 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -
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 228 274 355
Average hourly rate £20.16 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.69% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.97 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £54.00 £47.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
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 11 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
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 11 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +45 73 £389 -8.52% 13
West Drayton - 1 £475 -
Ealing - 1 £395 -
Westminster - 1 £360 -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Bromley - - - - 1
Chessington - - - -
Harrow - - - - 1
Twickenham - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 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.

1 191 (36.24%) Windows
2 145 (27.51%) ITIL
3 139 (26.38%) Microsoft
4 138 (26.19%) Linux
5 135 (25.62%) VMware
6 128 (24.29%) SQL
7 122 (23.15%) Business Continuity
8 105 (19.92%) SQL Server
9 104 (19.73%) Oracle
10 103 (19.54%) UNIX
10 103 (19.54%) Finance
11 94 (17.84%) Active Directory
12 90 (17.08%) VMware Infrastructure
13 82 (15.56%) Migration
14 77 (14.61%) SAN
15 71 (13.47%) Banking
16 69 (13.09%) Cisco
17 61 (11.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 60 (11.39%) Replication
19 59 (11.20%) Windows Server 2008
20 58 (11.01%) Project Management
20 58 (11.01%) Java
21 57 (10.82%) HP
21 57 (10.82%) Service Management
22 56 (10.63%) MS Excel
23 53 (10.06%) Red Hat
24 51 (9.68%) Citrix
25 49 (9.30%) Oracle Database
26 48 (9.11%) Performance Tuning
27 45 (8.54%) Firewall

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 42 (7.97%) MS Exchange
2 29 (5.50%) Tomcat
3 28 (5.31%) SharePoint
4 26 (4.93%) IIS
4 26 (4.93%) Exchange Server 2010
5 24 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 16 (3.04%) Apache
7 15 (2.85%) WebLogic
8 13 (2.47%) Lync
9 11 (2.09%) WebSphere
10 10 (1.90%) Confluence
11 8 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (1.52%) Documentum
12 7 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
13 6 (1.14%) CICS
14 5 (0.95%) CMS
14 5 (0.95%) Office Communications Server
14 5 (0.95%) OpenStack
14 5 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 56 (10.63%) MS Excel
2 34 (6.45%) MS Office
3 9 (1.71%) MS Project
4 4 (0.76%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.19%) SPSS
5 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.14%) RMDS
2 5 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.95%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.38%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.38%) Academy Housing
3 2 (0.38%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.19%) Global One
4 1 (0.19%) Agresso
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.19%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.14%) Office 365
3 5 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.38%) SaaS
6 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.19%) GitHub
6 1 (0.19%) IaaS
6 1 (0.19%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 77 (14.61%) SAN
2 45 (8.54%) Firewall
3 44 (8.35%) WAN
4 39 (7.40%) LAN
5 33 (6.26%) DNS
6 31 (5.88%) TCP/IP
7 22 (4.17%) VoIP
7 22 (4.17%) IP Telephony
8 20 (3.80%) MPLS
9 19 (3.61%) VPN
10 17 (3.23%) Internet
11 16 (3.04%) DHCP
12 14 (2.66%) Network Security
13 13 (2.47%) Cisco IPT
14 11 (2.09%) NAS
15 9 (1.71%) VLAN
16 8 (1.52%) SSH
16 8 (1.52%) LDAP
17 7 (1.33%) BIG-IP
18 6 (1.14%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (19.92%) SQL Server
2 49 (9.30%) Oracle Database
3 44 (8.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 33 (6.26%) Relational Database
5 27 (5.12%) MySQL
6 24 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 24 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
7 23 (4.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 22 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
9 21 (3.98%) SQL Server 2005
10 20 (3.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 18 (3.42%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (2.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 11 (2.09%) DB2
13 10 (1.90%) RDBMS
14 9 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (1.33%) Sybase ASE
16 6 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
16 6 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
16 6 (1.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (3.42%) JIRA
2 13 (2.47%) Git (software)
2 13 (2.47%) Jenkins
3 8 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (1.33%) LoadRunner
5 6 (1.14%) ClearQuest
5 6 (1.14%) Toad
5 6 (1.14%) Maven
6 5 (0.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (0.76%) JProfiler
7 4 (0.76%) Subversion
7 4 (0.76%) JUnit
7 4 (0.76%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (0.57%) ClearCase
9 2 (0.38%) InstallShield
9 2 (0.38%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.19%) JMeter
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
General
1 103 (19.54%) Finance
2 71 (13.47%) Banking
3 25 (4.74%) Investment Banking
4 15 (2.85%) Telecoms
4 15 (2.85%) Front Office
5 13 (2.47%) Marketing
6 12 (2.28%) Retail
7 10 (1.90%) Back Office
8 8 (1.52%) Legal
8 8 (1.52%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.14%) Law
10 4 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.57%) Publishing
12 2 (0.38%) Local Government
12 2 (0.38%) Electronics
12 2 (0.38%) Advertising
12 2 (0.38%) German Language
13 1 (0.19%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.19%) French Language
13 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 79 (14.99%) Architect
2 60 (11.39%) DBA
3 56 (10.63%) Analyst
4 47 (8.92%) Infrastructure Architect
5 44 (8.35%) Administrator
6 36 (6.83%) Consultant
7 35 (6.64%) Project Manager
8 31 (5.88%) SQL DBA
9 22 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
10 21 (3.98%) DevOps Engineer
11 19 (3.61%) IT Director
12 16 (3.04%) Service Analyst
12 16 (3.04%) SQL Server DBA
13 15 (2.85%) Oracle DBA
13 15 (2.85%) Tester
13 15 (2.85%) Developer
14 14 (2.66%) Support Analyst
15 13 (2.47%) 1st Line Support
15 13 (2.47%) Network Administrator
16 12 (2.28%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (6.83%) Middleware
2 18 (3.42%) Web Services
3 13 (2.47%) XMPP
4 12 (2.28%) RESTful
5 11 (2.09%) Oracle Fusion
5 11 (2.09%) .NET
5 11 (2.09%) J2EE
6 10 (1.90%) EJB
7 7 (1.33%) XML
8 6 (1.14%) JSP
9 5 (0.95%) Java EE
9 5 (0.95%) Application Packaging
10 4 (0.76%) Oracle Streams
10 4 (0.76%) JPA
10 4 (0.76%) EJB 3.0
10 4 (0.76%) JMS
10 4 (0.76%) Hibernate
10 4 (0.76%) JDO
10 4 (0.76%) Swing
11 2 (0.38%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 60 (11.39%) Replication
2 36 (6.83%) Clustering
3 32 (6.07%) Management Information System
4 31 (5.88%) Blackberry
5 26 (4.93%) Mobile App
6 21 (3.98%) Open Source
7 17 (3.23%) Client/Server
8 11 (2.09%) Mainframe
9 9 (1.71%) iPhone
9 9 (1.71%) Video on Demand
9 9 (1.71%) Thin Client
9 9 (1.71%) Fat Client
10 8 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
10 8 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 7 (1.33%) Credit Risk
12 6 (1.14%) PMI
12 6 (1.14%) Computer Science
12 6 (1.14%) Statistics
13 5 (0.95%) IPTV
13 5 (0.95%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 191 (36.24%) Windows
2 138 (26.19%) Linux
3 103 (19.54%) UNIX
4 61 (11.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 59 (11.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (7.97%) Windows Server 2003
7 41 (7.78%) Solaris
8 22 (4.17%) Windows 7
9 20 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (2.85%) AIX
11 14 (2.66%) Windows XP
12 9 (1.71%) SUSE
12 9 (1.71%) Android
13 8 (1.52%) Windows Mobile
14 6 (1.14%) Ubuntu
14 6 (1.14%) Oracle Linux
15 4 (0.76%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.76%) Apple iOS
15 4 (0.76%) Windows 2000 Server
16 3 (0.57%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (27.51%) ITIL
2 122 (23.15%) Business Continuity
3 82 (15.56%) Migration
4 58 (11.01%) Project Management
5 57 (10.82%) Service Management
6 48 (9.11%) Performance Tuning
7 42 (7.97%) BCP
8 41 (7.78%) Change Management
9 37 (7.02%) Capacity Planning
9 37 (7.02%) DevOps
10 32 (6.07%) PRINCE2
11 31 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
12 30 (5.69%) Problem Management
13 28 (5.31%) Configuration Management
13 28 (5.31%) Service Delivery
13 28 (5.31%) TOGAF
14 27 (5.12%) Incident Management
14 27 (5.12%) High Availability
15 26 (4.93%) Capacity Management
15 26 (4.93%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 128 (24.29%) SQL
2 58 (11.01%) Java
3 34 (6.45%) Shell Script
4 32 (6.07%) PowerShell
5 24 (4.55%) Perl
6 20 (3.80%) T-SQL
6 20 (3.80%) VB
7 13 (2.47%) C
8 11 (2.09%) Bash Shell
9 10 (1.90%) Python
9 10 (1.90%) VBScript
10 8 (1.52%) PL/SQL
10 8 (1.52%) Ruby
11 7 (1.33%) VBA
12 5 (0.95%) PHP
12 5 (0.95%) C++
13 3 (0.57%) COBOL
13 3 (0.57%) ABAP
13 3 (0.57%) Korn
14 2 (0.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 40 (7.59%) Security Cleared
2 33 (6.26%) Degree
3 29 (5.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (3.98%) SC Cleared
6 18 (3.42%) CCNA
7 13 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (2.09%) MCSE
8 11 (2.09%) Oracle Certification
8 11 (2.09%) OCP
9 10 (1.90%) MCSA
9 10 (1.90%) MCITP
9 10 (1.90%) DV Cleared
10 9 (1.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (1.71%) PMI Certification
11 7 (1.33%) MCP
11 7 (1.33%) CCNP
12 6 (1.14%) CISSP
12 6 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 6 (1.14%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.88%) SLA
2 16 (3.04%) QA
3 13 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (1.33%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.19%) HL7
System Software
1 94 (17.84%) Active Directory
2 90 (17.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (6.83%) vSphere
4 35 (6.64%) VMware ESX
5 29 (5.50%) Oracle RAC
6 22 (4.17%) Hyper-V
7 18 (3.42%) XenApp
8 17 (3.23%) Oracle RMAN
9 8 (1.52%) Xen
9 8 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (1.52%) RHEV
10 6 (1.14%) KVM
10 6 (1.14%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 6 (1.14%) NLBS
10 6 (1.14%) XenDesktop
10 6 (1.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 4 (0.76%) SRDF
12 3 (0.57%) NFS
12 3 (0.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 3 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 29 (5.50%) Data Guard
2 28 (5.31%) Puppet
3 21 (3.98%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (2.66%) SCCM
4 14 (2.66%) Ansible
5 13 (2.47%) Salt
5 13 (2.47%) SCOM
5 13 (2.47%) Cisco CUCM
5 13 (2.47%) OPNET
5 13 (2.47%) BladeLogic
6 11 (2.09%) WMI
7 9 (1.71%) WSUS
8 7 (1.33%) Nagios
9 6 (1.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 6 (1.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 6 (1.14%) Control-M
9 6 (1.14%) Vagrant
10 5 (0.95%) BMC PATROL
10 5 (0.95%) Backup Exec
10 5 (0.95%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 139 (26.38%) Microsoft
2 135 (25.62%) VMware
3 104 (19.73%) Oracle
4 69 (13.09%) Cisco
5 57 (10.82%) HP
6 53 (10.06%) Red Hat
7 51 (9.68%) Citrix
8 35 (6.64%) IBM
9 29 (5.50%) NetApp
10 23 (4.36%) EMC
11 20 (3.80%) SAP
11 20 (3.80%) Veritas
12 19 (3.61%) Sybase
13 17 (3.23%) SolarWinds
14 15 (2.85%) Sun
14 15 (2.85%) Hitachi
15 14 (2.66%) Remedy
15 14 (2.66%) JBoss
16 13 (2.47%) CA
17 11 (2.09%) McAfee
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £400 - 600 per day + Some Travel Expenses
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Steria
Rate: Up to £19 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Baker & McKenzie
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £34000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £370.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
LA International
Rate: £450 - £451 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £400 - 500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 26 days ago