The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Disaster Recovery
North West / Merseyside
Rank 35 32 38
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 3 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.98% 1.88% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 2.38% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Median daily rate £400 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £368 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.36% -8.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £51.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-59.31% +168.42%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
252 252 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 82.62% 78.75% 72.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 156 117
Median daily rate £468 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.87% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £40.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.50% +142.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Liverpool -9 3 £400 +6.66%
Disaster Recovery
North West

Disaster Recovery
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 6 (85.71%) Business Continuity
1 6 (85.71%) Business Continuity Planning
2 5 (71.43%) Release Management
2 5 (71.43%) Capacity Management
2 5 (71.43%) Change Management
2 5 (71.43%) Security Management
2 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Local Government
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 1 (14.29%) Records Management
4 1 (14.29%) Resource Allocation

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Business Process Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Consultant
1 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Process Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (14.29%) Workstream Lead
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Business Continuity
1 6 (85.71%) Business Continuity Planning
2 5 (71.43%) Capacity Management
2 5 (71.43%) Change Management
2 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 5 (71.43%) Release Management
2 5 (71.43%) Security Management
3 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Records Management
4 1 (14.29%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree