The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 87 87 82
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 21 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.17% 0.69% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 0.87% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 1
Median daily rate £450 £486 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.45% +76.81%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £21.65
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -12.24%
Disaster Recovery
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1480 1491 1049
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.54% 79.14% 76.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 934 883 646
Median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 35 30
Median hourly rate £15.00 £31.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.38% +117.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.80 £30.00
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 Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Manchester region.

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Manchester region.

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester 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
Bolton - 1 £230 -
Stockport - 1 £525 -
Disaster Recovery
North West

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

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 Manchester region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 16 (47.06%) Data Centre
2 8 (23.53%) Windows
3 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
4 6 (17.65%) Unix
4 6 (17.65%) Project Management
4 6 (17.65%) IBM
4 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (17.65%) VMware
4 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (17.65%) Windows Server
5 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
5 5 (14.71%) Problem Management
5 5 (14.71%) Supplier Management
5 5 (14.71%) Business Continuity
5 5 (14.71%) AIX
5 5 (14.71%) Oracle
5 5 (14.71%) HP
6 4 (11.76%) Shell Script
6 4 (11.76%) HPUX
6 4 (11.76%) Solaris
6 4 (11.76%) Linux
6 4 (11.76%) ITIL
6 4 (11.76%) TOGAF
6 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
6 4 (11.76%) Finance
6 4 (11.76%) Change Management
6 4 (11.76%) Migration
6 4 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (8.82%) SCCM

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 3 (8.82%) Apache
1 3 (8.82%) WebLogic
1 3 (8.82%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.88%) GlassFish
2 2 (5.88%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (5.88%) JBoss
2 2 (5.88%) Liferay
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.88%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Firewall
1 3 (8.82%) SAN
2 2 (5.88%) DHCP
2 2 (5.88%) DNS
2 2 (5.88%) HTTP
2 2 (5.88%) LAN
2 2 (5.88%) VoIP
2 2 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (2.94%) PBX
3 1 (2.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.94%) SQLPlus
2 1 (2.94%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Introscope
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
1 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Electronics
3 1 (2.94%) Local Government
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Architect
2 8 (23.53%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Programme Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Data Centre Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Active Directory Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Data Centre Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (5.88%) Mainframe Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Network Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Service Continuity Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Service Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Telephony Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Unix Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (47.06%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.88%) HP Storage
3 2 (5.88%) LPAR
3 2 (5.88%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.88%) PKI
3 2 (5.88%) Replication
4 1 (2.94%) AS400
4 1 (2.94%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
2 6 (17.65%) Unix
2 6 (17.65%) Windows Server
3 5 (14.71%) AIX
4 4 (11.76%) HPUX
4 4 (11.76%) Linux
4 4 (11.76%) Solaris
5 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (8.82%) SUSE
5 3 (8.82%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.94%) OS/400
7 1 (2.94%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) Project Management
1 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (14.71%) Business Continuity
2 5 (14.71%) Problem Management
2 5 (14.71%) Supplier Management
3 4 (11.76%) Change Management
3 4 (11.76%) ITIL
3 4 (11.76%) Migration
3 4 (11.76%) TOGAF
4 3 (8.82%) Business Analysis
4 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
4 3 (8.82%) Data Centre Operations
4 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (8.82%) Service Management
4 3 (8.82%) SOA
5 2 (5.88%) Capacity Management
5 2 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (5.88%) DevOps
5 2 (5.88%) High Availability
5 2 (5.88%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) Shell Script
2 3 (8.82%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) C++
3 1 (2.94%) Java
3 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (8.82%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Puppet
1 3 (8.82%) SCCM
2 2 (5.88%) CA Wily
2 2 (5.88%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (5.88%) nmon
2 2 (5.88%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.94%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Statspack
3 1 (2.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) IBM
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
1 6 (17.65%) VMware
2 5 (14.71%) HP
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle
3 3 (8.82%) Citrix
3 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.88%) Bloomberg
4 2 (5.88%) CA
4 2 (5.88%) Dell
4 2 (5.88%) Endeca
4 2 (5.88%) Reuters
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco
5 1 (2.94%) SAP
5 1 (2.94%) Sun