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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 237 234 218
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -16
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 175 196 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.83% 0.92% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 1.15% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 145 137
Average daily rate £450 £398 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £320 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £525 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £371 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.34% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 5
Average hourly rate £28.00 £19.23 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.60% -19.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.90 £14.25 £23.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £24.21 £29.52
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.50 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+172.97% +5.71%
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
17658 17038 17712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.38% 80.34% 80.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 12589 12189 12162
Average daily rate £475 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 200 245
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% -10.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.39 £47.50 £70.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 10 February 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the London region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Histogram 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 10 February 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
(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 +20 42 £475 +10.46% 14
Croydon -9 3 £494 +1.28% 1
Docklands, London - 2 £275 -
Westminster - 2 - -
Osterley - 2 £431 -
Canary Wharf 0 1 £480 -
Wimbledon - 1 £413 -
Brentford - 1 - -
Chessington - 1 - -
Ilford - 1 £200 -
Romford - 1 £200 -
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 120 (32.17%) Windows
2 106 (28.42%) Finance
3 96 (25.74%) Microsoft
4 89 (23.86%) Linux
5 86 (23.06%) SQL Server
6 82 (21.98%) Oracle
6 82 (21.98%) VMware
7 81 (21.72%) SQL
8 80 (21.45%) ITIL
9 73 (19.57%) Unix
10 69 (18.50%) VMware Infrastructure
11 67 (17.96%) Business Continuity
12 66 (17.69%) High Availability
12 66 (17.69%) Data Centre
13 59 (15.82%) Windows Server
14 55 (14.75%) Banking
15 52 (13.94%) Active Directory
15 52 (13.94%) Performance Tuning
16 46 (12.33%) Service Management
16 46 (12.33%) Migration
17 44 (11.80%) Oracle Database
18 42 (11.26%) Replication
19 41 (10.99%) Red Hat
20 40 (10.72%) Shell Script
20 40 (10.72%) Project Management
20 40 (10.72%) SAP
21 39 (10.46%) HP
21 39 (10.46%) Change Management
21 39 (10.46%) Clustering
22 38 (10.19%) SAN

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 17 (4.56%) MS Exchange
2 15 (4.02%) IIS
3 10 (2.68%) SharePoint
4 9 (2.41%) Apache
4 9 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (2.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (1.88%) CMS
6 7 (1.88%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (1.88%) OpenStack
6 7 (1.88%) Skype for Business
7 6 (1.61%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 5 (1.34%) IBM Domino
8 5 (1.34%) Smallworld
8 5 (1.34%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.80%) JBoss
9 3 (0.80%) NetWeaver
10 2 (0.54%) MediaWiki
10 2 (0.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 38 (10.19%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.56%) MS Office
3 5 (1.34%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.07%) MS Project
5 1 (0.27%) Mingle
5 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.80%) Relativity
3 2 (0.54%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.54%) Salerio
4 1 (0.27%) Documaker
4 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.27%) SAP AFS
4 1 (0.27%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.56%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.41%) GitHub
3 9 (2.41%) Office 365
4 3 (0.80%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (0.80%) SaaS
5 2 (0.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.54%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (0.54%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.27%) Dropbox
6 1 (0.27%) IaaS
6 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (10.19%) SAN
2 30 (8.04%) Firewall
3 25 (6.70%) WAN
4 24 (6.43%) DNS
5 22 (5.90%) LAN
6 21 (5.63%) Network Security
7 15 (4.02%) VPN
8 14 (3.75%) DHCP
9 13 (3.49%) NetScaler
10 11 (2.95%) Wireless
11 10 (2.68%) LDAP
11 10 (2.68%) TCP/IP
11 10 (2.68%) VLAN
12 9 (2.41%) MPLS
13 8 (2.14%) Cisco Nexus
14 7 (1.88%) OSPF
15 6 (1.61%) Internet
15 6 (1.61%) SNMP
15 6 (1.61%) SSL
15 6 (1.61%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (23.06%) SQL Server
2 44 (11.80%) Oracle Database
3 31 (8.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 27 (7.24%) Oracle Database 11g
4 27 (7.24%) SQL Server 2008
5 25 (6.70%) MySQL
6 22 (5.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 20 (5.36%) Oracle Reports
8 19 (5.09%) Sybase ASE
9 17 (4.56%) SQL Server 2005
10 16 (4.29%) Relational Database
11 14 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (3.22%) Oracle Database 10g
12 12 (3.22%) Oracle9i Database
13 11 (2.95%) SAP HANA
14 10 (2.68%) SQL Server 2014
15 9 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (2.41%) DB2
16 6 (1.61%) MongoDB
16 6 (1.61%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 15 (4.02%) Jenkins
2 14 (3.75%) LoadRunner
3 11 (2.95%) JMeter
3 11 (2.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (2.68%) Eclipse
4 10 (2.68%) Gatling
4 10 (2.68%) IntelliJ
5 9 (2.41%) Maven
6 8 (2.14%) JIRA
7 5 (1.34%) Git (software)
8 4 (1.07%) FitNesse
8 4 (1.07%) NCrunch
8 4 (1.07%) SpecFlow
9 3 (0.80%) Subversion
9 3 (0.80%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.54%) Hudson
10 2 (0.54%) WatiN
11 1 (0.27%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.27%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.27%) Selenium
General
1 106 (28.42%) Finance
2 55 (14.75%) Banking
3 33 (8.85%) Investment Banking
4 24 (6.43%) Telecoms
5 16 (4.29%) Retail
6 14 (3.75%) Financial Institution
7 8 (2.14%) Front Office
7 8 (2.14%) Marketing
8 7 (1.88%) Publishing
9 6 (1.61%) Legal
10 4 (1.07%) Back Office
10 4 (1.07%) Billing
10 4 (1.07%) Local Government
11 3 (0.80%) Law
11 3 (0.80%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.54%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.27%) Advertising
13 1 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.27%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (15.82%) DBA
2 50 (13.40%) Architect
3 40 (10.72%) Analyst
4 32 (8.58%) Administrator
5 31 (8.31%) Project Manager
6 29 (7.77%) Sybase DBA
7 27 (7.24%) Consultant
8 25 (6.70%) Systems Administrator
9 23 (6.17%) Oracle DBA
10 20 (5.36%) IT Manager
11 19 (5.09%) SQL DBA
12 15 (4.02%) Solutions Architect
13 14 (3.75%) Infrastructure Architect
13 14 (3.75%) Senior DBA
14 13 (3.49%) Support Analyst
15 12 (3.22%) Data Centre Architect
15 12 (3.22%) Test Manager
16 11 (2.95%) Disaster Recovery Manager
16 11 (2.95%) Production DBA
17 10 (2.68%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.63%) Middleware
2 15 (4.02%) Web Services
3 11 (2.95%) .NET
4 6 (1.61%) BAPI
4 6 (1.61%) SAP ALE
4 6 (1.61%) SAP PI
4 6 (1.61%) SAP XI
5 5 (1.34%) ELK Stack
5 5 (1.34%) FIX Protocol
5 5 (1.34%) WinForms
6 4 (1.07%) .NET Framework
6 4 (1.07%) CSS
6 4 (1.07%) HTML
6 4 (1.07%) jQuery
7 3 (0.80%) HTML5
7 3 (0.80%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 2 (0.54%) LAPP Stack
8 2 (0.54%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (0.54%) RESTful
8 2 (0.54%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 66 (17.69%) Data Centre
2 42 (11.26%) Replication
3 39 (10.46%) Clustering
4 29 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (6.17%) Client/Server
5 23 (6.17%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.95%) Public Cloud
7 10 (2.68%) Hedge funds
8 9 (2.41%) Private Cloud
9 8 (2.14%) EMC VMAX
9 8 (2.14%) Mainframe
10 7 (1.88%) EMC VNX
10 7 (1.88%) Equities
11 6 (1.61%) BBC
11 6 (1.61%) Derivative
11 6 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (1.61%) IPTV
11 6 (1.61%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.61%) PKI
12 5 (1.34%) STB
Operating Systems
1 120 (32.17%) Windows
2 89 (23.86%) Linux
3 73 (19.57%) Unix
4 59 (15.82%) Windows Server
5 35 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 33 (8.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 32 (8.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 25 (6.70%) Solaris
9 20 (5.36%) AIX
10 17 (4.56%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (3.22%) Windows 7
12 6 (1.61%) Windows 8
13 4 (1.07%) Mac OS X
13 4 (1.07%) SUSE
14 3 (0.80%) CentOS
14 3 (0.80%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.54%) Debian
15 2 (0.54%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.54%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (21.45%) ITIL
2 67 (17.96%) Business Continuity
3 66 (17.69%) High Availability
4 52 (13.94%) Performance Tuning
5 46 (12.33%) Migration
5 46 (12.33%) Service Management
6 40 (10.72%) Project Management
7 39 (10.46%) Change Management
8 36 (9.65%) Incident Management
9 32 (8.58%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (7.77%) Information Security
11 26 (6.97%) Performance Management
12 24 (6.43%) Line Management
13 23 (6.17%) Non-Functional Testing
13 23 (6.17%) Stakeholder Management
14 22 (5.90%) ITSM
14 22 (5.90%) Performance Monitoring
15 21 (5.63%) Load Balancing
15 21 (5.63%) Performance Testing
16 19 (5.09%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 81 (21.72%) SQL
2 40 (10.72%) Shell Script
3 38 (10.19%) PowerShell
4 22 (5.90%) Java
5 20 (5.36%) T-SQL
6 18 (4.83%) Perl
7 13 (3.49%) C#
8 8 (2.14%) JavaScript
9 7 (1.88%) PHP
9 7 (1.88%) PL/SQL
9 7 (1.88%) Python
10 6 (1.61%) C
10 6 (1.61%) VBA
11 5 (1.34%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.34%) C-shell
11 5 (1.34%) VB
11 5 (1.34%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.07%) C++
12 4 (1.07%) Ruby
13 3 (0.80%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (6.17%) Degree
2 17 (4.56%) Security Cleared
3 13 (3.49%) ITIL Certification
3 13 (3.49%) SC Cleared
4 12 (3.22%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (2.41%) CCNA
5 9 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (1.88%) CCNP
6 7 (1.88%) CISSP
6 7 (1.88%) PMI Certification
6 7 (1.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (1.61%) MCSE
8 5 (1.34%) BICSI Certification
8 5 (1.34%) BICSI RCDD
8 5 (1.34%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (1.34%) PMP
9 4 (1.07%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.07%) MCITP
9 4 (1.07%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.63%) QA
2 13 (3.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (3.49%) SLA
3 11 (2.95%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (1.34%) COBIT
5 5 (1.34%) ISO22301
6 4 (1.07%) ISO27002
7 2 (0.54%) BS25999
7 2 (0.54%) SAS 70
7 2 (0.54%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 69 (18.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (13.94%) Active Directory
3 19 (5.09%) Oracle RAC
4 15 (4.02%) XenApp
5 14 (3.75%) Hyper-V
5 14 (3.75%) NFS
6 11 (2.95%) XenDesktop
7 9 (2.41%) vCloud
8 8 (2.14%) vSphere
9 7 (1.88%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (1.88%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (1.61%) VMware ESX
11 4 (1.07%) KVM
12 3 (0.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (0.80%) Firmware
12 3 (0.80%) Postfix
12 3 (0.80%) PowerHA
12 3 (0.80%) Samba
12 3 (0.80%) Terminal Server
12 3 (0.80%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 23 (6.17%) Oracle RMAN
2 22 (5.90%) Data Guard
3 17 (4.56%) Puppet
4 14 (3.75%) SCCM
5 12 (3.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 10 (2.68%) SCOM
7 9 (2.41%) Foglight
7 9 (2.41%) logstash
8 8 (2.14%) ITRS Geneos
9 7 (1.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 6 (1.61%) NetBackup
10 6 (1.61%) Tivoli
11 5 (1.34%) Ganglia
11 5 (1.34%) Kibana
11 5 (1.34%) Nagios
11 5 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (1.07%) Ansible
12 4 (1.07%) Casper Suite
12 4 (1.07%) Control-M
12 4 (1.07%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 96 (25.74%) Microsoft
2 82 (21.98%) Oracle
2 82 (21.98%) VMware
3 41 (10.99%) Red Hat
4 40 (10.72%) SAP
5 39 (10.46%) HP
6 38 (10.19%) NetApp
6 38 (10.19%) Sybase
7 35 (9.38%) Cisco
7 35 (9.38%) EMC
8 32 (8.58%) Citrix
9 21 (5.63%) IBM
10 17 (4.56%) Dell
11 13 (3.49%) F5
12 11 (2.95%) Splunk
13 10 (2.68%) Juniper
13 10 (2.68%) SOASTA, Inc
13 10 (2.68%) Sun
13 10 (2.68%) Veritas
14 9 (2.41%) CommVault
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates or excellent salary, 6 months initial contract
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £380.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago