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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 32 39 34
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 4 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.26% 1.32% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 1.72% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £448 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.55% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £19.00 £21.80
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -12.84%
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
249 291 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 78.30% 76.98% 72.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 158 110
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 7
Median hourly rate £22.85 £30.19 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.32% +20.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.40 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.54 £135.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

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 26 September 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
Liverpool +17 4 £448 -0.55% 1
Disaster Recovery
North West

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 5 (55.56%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) VoIP
2 4 (44.44%) Unix
2 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) IPsec
3 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) CRM
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) DHCP
3 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) Clustering
4 2 (22.22%) SAP BPC
4 2 (22.22%) Network Management
4 2 (22.22%) F5
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
4 2 (22.22%) SNMP
4 2 (22.22%) Solaris
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) DB2
4 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 2 (22.22%) BMC
4 2 (22.22%) Sun
4 2 (22.22%) SAP BW

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (22.22%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) IaaS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) VoIP
3 3 (33.33%) DHCP
3 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) IPsec
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (22.22%) BIG-IP
4 2 (22.22%) SNMP
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
5 1 (11.11%) DMZ
5 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) DB2
1 2 (22.22%) SAP BW
1 2 (22.22%) SAP HANA
General
1 1 (11.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Network Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) SAP Architect
3 2 (22.22%) SAP Basis Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix Technical Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Wintel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Clustering
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Solaris
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 3 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Change Control
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (22.22%) Network Management
2 2 (22.22%) SIEM
2 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
3 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (11.11%) Security Patching
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (22.22%) XenApp
1 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) DFS Replication
2 1 (11.11%) Firmware
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Control-M
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) BMC
2 2 (22.22%) F5
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Remedy
2 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) Sun
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) NetApp
3 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds