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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 248 179 221
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +42
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 170 288 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.76% 1.19% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 1.52% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 200 118
Average daily rate
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£425 £444 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.22% +10.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £551 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Average hourly rate £16.50 £23.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.78% +27.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £16.70 £16.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.30 £23.90 £23.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £17.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+88.57% -35.18%
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
17434 18911 16969
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.16% 78.08% 77.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 12202 13316 11848
Average daily rate £450 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 237 233
Average hourly rate £20.31 £23.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.69% -29.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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
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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 +2 48 £438 - 14
Croydon -8 8 £488 -
Chessington - 2 - -
Uxbridge - 2 £425 -
Kingston Upon Thames 0 1 £338 -10.00%
Canary Wharf -1 1 £475 -
Clapham - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

1 123 (33.06%) Windows
2 122 (32.80%) Microsoft
3 106 (28.49%) VMware
4 96 (25.81%) SQL
4 96 (25.81%) SQL Server
5 93 (25.00%) ITIL
6 85 (22.85%) Finance
7 84 (22.58%) Active Directory
8 80 (21.51%) Business Continuity
9 73 (19.62%) Linux
10 70 (18.82%) VMware Infrastructure
11 63 (16.94%) Oracle
12 55 (14.78%) MS Excel
13 51 (13.71%) Service Delivery
13 51 (13.71%) SAN
14 48 (12.90%) Degree
14 48 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
15 47 (12.63%) LAN
16 46 (12.37%) WAN
16 46 (12.37%) MS Office
17 44 (11.83%) Migration
18 43 (11.56%) BCP
19 42 (11.29%) Firewall
19 42 (11.29%) Replication
20 41 (11.02%) MS Exchange
21 40 (10.75%) Data Modelling
21 40 (10.75%) .NET
22 39 (10.48%) Windows Server 2003
22 39 (10.48%) Windows Server 2012
23 38 (10.22%) Java

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 41 (11.02%) MS Exchange
2 27 (7.26%) Apache
3 25 (6.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (6.18%) SharePoint
5 20 (5.38%) IIS
6 19 (5.11%) Tomcat
7 17 (4.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 13 (3.49%) WebSphere
9 12 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
10 11 (2.96%) nginx
11 9 (2.42%) Confluence
11 9 (2.42%) Lync
11 9 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2013
12 7 (1.88%) Node.js
12 7 (1.88%) FileNet
12 7 (1.88%) WebSphere Application Server
13 6 (1.61%) MediaWiki
13 6 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (1.08%) Office Communications Server
14 4 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 55 (14.78%) MS Excel
2 46 (12.37%) MS Office
3 28 (7.53%) MS Visio
3 28 (7.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.54%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (5.65%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.27%) Agresso
3 1 (0.27%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (1.88%) Office 365
3 7 (1.88%) SaaS
3 7 (1.88%) Amazon ELB
4 5 (1.34%) PaaS
4 5 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.08%) IaaS
5 4 (1.08%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.54%) Rackspace Cloud
7 1 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 51 (13.71%) SAN
2 47 (12.63%) LAN
3 46 (12.37%) WAN
4 42 (11.29%) Firewall
5 26 (6.99%) DNS
6 22 (5.91%) Network Security
7 19 (5.11%) HTTP
8 18 (4.84%) MPLS
9 15 (4.03%) TCP/IP
9 15 (4.03%) VPN
10 12 (3.23%) LDAP
11 11 (2.96%) Internet
11 11 (2.96%) VLAN
12 10 (2.69%) DSL
12 10 (2.69%) BIG-IP
13 8 (2.15%) OSPF
13 8 (2.15%) BGP
13 8 (2.15%) DHCP
13 8 (2.15%) NAS
14 7 (1.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 29 (7.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (7.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 27 (7.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (5.11%) Oracle Database
5 18 (4.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (3.49%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (3.23%) NoSQL
8 11 (2.96%) Oracle Database 11g
8 11 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (2.69%) Relational Database
9 10 (2.69%) Big Data
10 9 (2.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.88%) MySQL
11 7 (1.88%) Redis
12 6 (1.61%) MongoDB
13 5 (1.34%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (1.34%) Oracle Database 12c
14 4 (1.08%) DB2
Development Applications
1 21 (5.65%) Visual Studio
2 16 (4.30%) Git (software)
3 13 (3.49%) Hudson
4 11 (2.96%) JIRA
5 9 (2.42%) Jenkins
6 8 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (1.88%) Mercurial
8 6 (1.61%) Subversion
9 3 (0.81%) AdminStudio
10 1 (0.27%) GitLab
10 1 (0.27%) GDB
10 1 (0.27%) Selenium
10 1 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.27%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.27%) Toad
10 1 (0.27%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.27%) LoadRunner
General
1 85 (22.85%) Finance
2 31 (8.33%) Banking
3 14 (3.76%) Legal
4 13 (3.49%) Investment Banking
5 10 (2.69%) Law
5 10 (2.69%) Financial Institution
5 10 (2.69%) Back Office
5 10 (2.69%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.42%) Retail
7 6 (1.61%) Billing
7 6 (1.61%) Publishing
8 5 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.08%) Advertising
10 3 (0.81%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.54%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.54%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.27%) International Banking
12 1 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 55 (14.78%) DBA
2 51 (13.71%) Analyst
3 35 (9.41%) Administrator
3 35 (9.41%) SQL DBA
4 34 (9.14%) Architect
5 26 (6.99%) Consultant
6 24 (6.45%) Author
6 24 (6.45%) Technical Author
7 23 (6.18%) Developer
8 22 (5.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 17 (4.57%) SQL Server DBA
10 16 (4.30%) Solutions Architect
11 15 (4.03%) Systems Administrator
12 14 (3.76%) DevOps Engineer
13 13 (3.49%) Technical Architect
14 12 (3.23%) Support Analyst
14 12 (3.23%) Oracle DBA
14 12 (3.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 12 (3.23%) Infrastructure Architect
15 10 (2.69%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (10.75%) .NET
2 32 (8.60%) Web Services
3 28 (7.53%) XML
4 21 (5.65%) Oracle Fusion
5 20 (5.38%) .NET Framework
6 19 (5.11%) JSON
6 19 (5.11%) REST
7 15 (4.03%) Middleware
8 9 (2.42%) Ruby on Rails
9 7 (1.88%) Play Framework
10 6 (1.61%) J2EE
11 5 (1.34%) RESTful
12 2 (0.54%) LAMP
12 2 (0.54%) Flash
13 1 (0.27%) EDI
13 1 (0.27%) CGI
13 1 (0.27%) SAML
13 1 (0.27%) WebSphere MQ
13 1 (0.27%) ASP.NET
13 1 (0.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 42 (11.29%) Replication
2 36 (9.68%) Clustering
3 35 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 23 (6.18%) Management Information System
6 19 (5.11%) Blackberry
7 9 (2.42%) Open Source
8 8 (2.15%) Mobile App
8 8 (2.15%) Thin Client
8 8 (2.15%) Fat Client
9 7 (1.88%) Data Protection Act
9 7 (1.88%) Client/Server
9 7 (1.88%) Public Cloud
10 6 (1.61%) PKI
10 6 (1.61%) Statistics
10 6 (1.61%) Wiki
11 5 (1.34%) Data Integration
11 5 (1.34%) Hedge funds
12 4 (1.08%) Enterprise Storage
12 4 (1.08%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 123 (33.06%) Windows
2 73 (19.62%) Linux
3 48 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (10.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 39 (10.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (8.33%) UNIX
6 20 (5.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (5.38%) Windows 7
7 13 (3.49%) Solaris
8 10 (2.69%) AIX
8 10 (2.69%) Ubuntu
9 9 (2.42%) CentOS
10 7 (1.88%) SUSE
11 6 (1.61%) HPUX
11 6 (1.61%) Oracle Linux
11 6 (1.61%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 5 (1.34%) Debian
13 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.27%) VMS
13 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (25.00%) ITIL
2 80 (21.51%) Business Continuity
3 51 (13.71%) Service Delivery
4 44 (11.83%) Migration
5 43 (11.56%) BCP
6 40 (10.75%) Data Modelling
7 32 (8.60%) Capacity Planning
8 30 (8.06%) High Availability
8 30 (8.06%) Project Management
9 29 (7.80%) Business Continuity Planning
10 28 (7.53%) Service Management
10 28 (7.53%) Agile Software Development
11 26 (6.99%) Enterprise Architecture
11 26 (6.99%) OO
12 24 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
13 23 (6.18%) UML
13 23 (6.18%) Software Engineering
14 21 (5.65%) Problem Management
15 18 (4.84%) DevOps
16 17 (4.57%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (25.81%) SQL
2 38 (10.22%) Java
3 31 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 26 (6.99%) T-SQL
5 24 (6.45%) Shell Script
5 24 (6.45%) C#
6 21 (5.65%) Bash Shell
7 19 (5.11%) Perl
8 14 (3.76%) Ruby
9 13 (3.49%) Python
10 10 (2.69%) VBScript
11 8 (2.15%) PL/SQL
12 7 (1.88%) Groovy
13 4 (1.08%) Korn
13 4 (1.08%) PHP
14 3 (0.81%) C
14 3 (0.81%) C++
14 3 (0.81%) VB
15 2 (0.54%) JavaScript
16 1 (0.27%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 48 (12.90%) Degree
2 27 (7.26%) Security Cleared
3 17 (4.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (4.03%) SC Cleared
5 14 (3.76%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (2.69%) MCSE
7 7 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (1.34%) IBM Certification
9 5 (1.34%) CCNP
9 5 (1.34%) MCITP
10 4 (1.08%) DV Cleared
10 4 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (1.08%) CCNA
11 3 (0.81%) ISEB
11 3 (0.81%) MCSA
11 3 (0.81%) CISSP
11 3 (0.81%) VCP5
12 2 (0.54%) VCAP
12 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.38%) SLA
2 11 (2.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (1.34%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.54%) QA
6 1 (0.27%) HL7
6 1 (0.27%) WAI
6 1 (0.27%) COBIT
6 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.27%) BS7799
6 1 (0.27%) PMBOK
System Software
1 84 (22.58%) Active Directory
2 70 (18.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (8.60%) vSphere
4 18 (4.84%) VMware ESXi
4 18 (4.84%) Hyper-V
5 13 (3.49%) Oracle RAC
6 12 (3.23%) XenApp
7 9 (2.42%) NLBS
8 8 (2.15%) XenServer
9 7 (1.88%) VirtualBox
9 7 (1.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 7 (1.88%) Varnish
9 7 (1.88%) iptables
9 7 (1.88%) VMware ESX
10 6 (1.61%) Samba
10 6 (1.61%) Postfix
11 5 (1.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 5 (1.34%) VMware Server
11 5 (1.34%) Terminal Services
11 5 (1.34%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 26 (6.99%) Puppet
2 13 (3.49%) Data Guard
2 13 (3.49%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (3.23%) SCCM
4 11 (2.96%) Oracle RMAN
4 11 (2.96%) WSUS
5 10 (2.69%) NetBackup
5 10 (2.69%) SCOM
6 8 (2.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 7 (1.88%) Vagrant
8 6 (1.61%) ZABBIX
8 6 (1.61%) Tivoli
8 6 (1.61%) Backup Exec
9 5 (1.34%) HP SIM
10 4 (1.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 4 (1.08%) ARCserve
10 4 (1.08%) Salt
11 3 (0.81%) OpenView
11 3 (0.81%) SCOrch
12 2 (0.54%) Control-M
Vendors
1 122 (32.80%) Microsoft
2 106 (28.49%) VMware
3 63 (16.94%) Oracle
4 38 (10.22%) Cisco
5 34 (9.14%) HP
5 34 (9.14%) Citrix
6 31 (8.33%) Red Hat
7 26 (6.99%) IBM
8 23 (6.18%) Dell
9 20 (5.38%) EMC
10 19 (5.11%) NetApp
10 19 (5.11%) Salesforce.com
11 15 (4.03%) CheckPoint
12 14 (3.76%) 3PAR
13 10 (2.69%) SAP
14 9 (2.42%) Sybase
15 8 (2.15%) Symantec
15 8 (2.15%) Brocade
16 7 (1.88%) Veritas
16 7 (1.88%) CommVault
North West London
The Royal College of General Practitioners
Rate: Up to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago