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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 86 74 64
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -10
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 14 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.86% 1.20% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 1.64% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 3
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£475 £350 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% +133.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.50 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £17.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+88.57% -35.18%
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
1212 1034 686
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 74.04% 73.23% 71.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 648 532 333
Average daily rate £375 £350 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £361
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 36 45
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -23.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.30 £13.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £25.36 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £29.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -7.03%

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 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
Altrincham - - - - 1
Bolton - - - -
Rochdale - - - -
Sale - - - -
Disaster Recovery
North West

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (56.00%) Windows
3 13 (52.00%) Migration
4 12 (48.00%) Replication
4 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
5 11 (44.00%) Oracle
5 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
6 10 (40.00%) WAN
6 10 (40.00%) SAN
6 10 (40.00%) Firewall
7 9 (36.00%) VMware
7 9 (36.00%) Business Continuity
7 9 (36.00%) Cisco
7 9 (36.00%) SQL
7 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (36.00%) NAS
8 8 (32.00%) UNIX
9 7 (28.00%) Solaris
9 7 (28.00%) IIS
9 7 (28.00%) EMC
9 7 (28.00%) Nortel
9 7 (28.00%) Citrix
9 7 (28.00%) VMware ESX
9 7 (28.00%) Clustering
9 7 (28.00%) Wireless
9 7 (28.00%) Internet
9 7 (28.00%) Terminal Services
9 7 (28.00%) CheckPoint
9 7 (28.00%) DMZ
9 7 (28.00%) MPLS

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 7 (28.00%) IIS
2 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) WAN
1 10 (40.00%) SAN
1 10 (40.00%) Firewall
2 9 (36.00%) NAS
3 7 (28.00%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (28.00%) Wireless
3 7 (28.00%) VPLS
3 7 (28.00%) iSCSI
3 7 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (28.00%) DMZ
3 7 (28.00%) Internet
3 7 (28.00%) MPLS
3 7 (28.00%) OSPF
3 7 (28.00%) BGP
3 7 (28.00%) EIGRP
4 3 (12.00%) LAN
5 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (8.00%) PerformancePoint
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Publishing
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Architect
2 6 (24.00%) Technical Architect
3 5 (20.00%) Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (16.00%) SQL DBA
4 4 (16.00%) DBA
5 3 (12.00%) Data Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Data Centre Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) SharePoint Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Active Directory Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Data Centre Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Data Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.00%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (4.00%) Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) Migration Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
1 2 (8.00%) Middleware
1 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Replication
2 7 (28.00%) Clustering
2 7 (28.00%) Celerra
3 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (4.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) UNIX
3 7 (28.00%) Solaris
4 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Migration
2 9 (36.00%) Business Continuity
3 7 (28.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (24.00%) Change Control
5 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.00%) Service Management
6 2 (8.00%) ITIL
6 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.00%) Change Management
6 2 (8.00%) Workflow
6 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
7 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.00%) Process Management
7 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.00%) Coaching
7 1 (4.00%) People Management
7 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (12.00%) VBScript
3 3 (12.00%) VB
3 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) MCSE
1 2 (8.00%) CCNA
1 2 (8.00%) CCDA
1 2 (8.00%) CCDP
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (28.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (28.00%) XenApp
3 7 (28.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 7 (28.00%) Terminal Services
3 7 (28.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (8.00%) UAG
4 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (12.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (44.00%) Oracle
3 9 (36.00%) Cisco
3 9 (36.00%) VMware
4 7 (28.00%) SolarWinds
4 7 (28.00%) CheckPoint
4 7 (28.00%) EMC
4 7 (28.00%) Nortel
4 7 (28.00%) Citrix
5 4 (16.00%) HP
6 3 (12.00%) Avaya
7 2 (8.00%) SAP
7 2 (8.00%) Veeam
7 2 (8.00%) Veritas
8 1 (4.00%) 3PAR
8 1 (4.00%) NetApp
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