The first table below looks at the demand for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 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 Manchester 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 68 62 71
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 17 13 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.21% 1.32% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 1.88% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 10
Average daily rate £350 £318 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.23% +27.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £150 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £525 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £27.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-35.18% -16.92%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1008 690 911
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 71.54% 70.26% 65.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 341 434
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 43 51
Average hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.62 £13.30 £13.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.36 £61.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Disaster Recovery
North West

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
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Wigan - - - - 1
Disaster Recovery
North West

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 14 (48.28%) Windows
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 13 (44.83%) MS Exchange
3 11 (37.93%) SQL
4 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
4 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
5 9 (31.03%) Citrix
5 9 (31.03%) DNS
5 9 (31.03%) SCOM
6 8 (27.59%) DHCP
7 7 (24.14%) LAN
7 7 (24.14%) WAN
7 7 (24.14%) IIS
7 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
7 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (20.69%) SCCM
8 6 (20.69%) CRM
8 6 (20.69%) SAN
8 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (20.69%) Finance
9 5 (17.24%) VMware
9 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
9 5 (17.24%) High Availability
9 5 (17.24%) Change Control
10 4 (13.79%) 3PAR
10 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (13.79%) SCSM
10 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
10 4 (13.79%) Cisco

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 13 (44.83%) MS Exchange
2 7 (24.14%) IIS
2 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
3 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (13.79%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (10.34%) Lync
5 1 (3.45%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) DNS
2 8 (27.59%) DHCP
3 7 (24.14%) LAN
3 7 (24.14%) WAN
4 6 (20.69%) SAN
5 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
5 4 (13.79%) Firewall
5 4 (13.79%) Wireless
5 4 (13.79%) IPsec
6 2 (6.90%) NAS
6 2 (6.90%) CTI
6 2 (6.90%) Internet
7 1 (3.45%) MPLS
7 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.34%) Back Office
4 1 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (17.24%) Architect
1 5 (17.24%) Administrator
1 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (13.79%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Project Manager
2 4 (13.79%) Tester
2 4 (13.79%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (10.34%) Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Systems Tester
3 3 (10.34%) Test Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Technical Tester
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) DBA
5 1 (3.45%) Server Support
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Clustering
2 1 (3.45%) Statistics
2 1 (3.45%) NHS
2 1 (3.45%) Smartcard
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Windows
2 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.34%) UNIX
5 2 (6.90%) Solaris
5 2 (6.90%) Linux
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) CRM
2 5 (17.24%) High Availability
2 5 (17.24%) Change Control
3 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
3 4 (13.79%) Migration
3 4 (13.79%) Business Continuity
4 3 (10.34%) ITIL
4 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
4 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (10.34%) Service Management
4 3 (10.34%) ITSM
4 3 (10.34%) Performance Testing
4 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (6.90%) Change Management
6 1 (3.45%) Workflow
6 1 (3.45%) Validation
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.45%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) MCP
1 4 (13.79%) MCSE
1 4 (13.79%) CCNA
1 4 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (13.79%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) ISEB
3 1 (3.45%) CISA
3 1 (3.45%) CISM
3 1 (3.45%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) CISSP
System Software
1 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
4 3 (10.34%) XenDesktop
4 3 (10.34%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 9 (31.03%) SCOM
2 6 (20.69%) SCCM
3 4 (13.79%) SCSM
3 4 (13.79%) Backup Exec
4 2 (6.90%) NetBackup
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Data Guard
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 9 (31.03%) Citrix
3 5 (17.24%) VMware
4 4 (13.79%) 3PAR
4 4 (13.79%) Avaya
4 4 (13.79%) HP
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle
5 2 (6.90%) Symantec
6 1 (3.45%) SAP
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