The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 97 77 53
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -24
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 11 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.96% 0.13% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 0.15% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 8
Median daily rate £315 - £395
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 - £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 - £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £21.80
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -12.84%
Disaster Recovery
Tyne and Wear

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
987 670 395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 86.35% 85.35% 84.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 736 477 260
Median daily rate £400 £425 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 18 22
Median hourly rate £34.33 £18.00 £21.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.70% -17.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £10.94 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £43.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 27 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 24 (60.00%) Server Building
2 23 (57.50%) Unix
3 21 (52.50%) Configuration Management
4 19 (47.50%) Windows
4 19 (47.50%) Security Cleared
5 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
6 17 (42.50%) SC Cleared
7 16 (40.00%) Incident Management
7 16 (40.00%) TCP/IP
7 16 (40.00%) SLA
7 16 (40.00%) HP
7 16 (40.00%) SAN
7 16 (40.00%) Firmware
7 16 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 16 (40.00%) AAT
8 15 (37.50%) ITIL
8 15 (37.50%) Solaris
9 14 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
10 13 (32.50%) Firewall
10 13 (32.50%) Management Information System
11 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (27.50%) Operations Management
11 11 (27.50%) Performance Management
11 11 (27.50%) Linux
11 11 (27.50%) Change Management
11 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (27.50%) Mentoring
11 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (25.00%) High Availability

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 8 (20.00%) IIS
2 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) InfoPath
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) IaaS
1 1 (2.50%) PaaS
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (40.00%) SAN
1 16 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 13 (32.50%) Firewall
3 6 (15.00%) LAN
3 6 (15.00%) VPN
3 6 (15.00%) WAN
4 2 (5.00%) Extranet
4 2 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.00%) DB2
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.50%) OLAP
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle OLAP
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Administrator
2 8 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (17.50%) Solaris Administrator
4 6 (15.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 6 (15.00%) Wintel Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Subject Matter Expert
5 5 (12.50%) Unix Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Support Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) AIX Administrator
7 3 (7.50%) Unix Administrator
8 2 (5.00%) AIX Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.00%) Consultant
8 2 (5.00%) Software Consultant
8 2 (5.00%) Unix Support
8 2 (5.00%) Unix Support Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.00%) Wintel Support
8 2 (5.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) AIX Support
9 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) Middleware
2 1 (2.50%) ISPF
2 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (32.50%) Management Information System
3 8 (20.00%) Clustering
4 6 (15.00%) HACMP
5 2 (5.00%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.50%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 23 (57.50%) Unix
2 19 (47.50%) Windows
3 15 (37.50%) Solaris
4 11 (27.50%) Linux
4 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (25.00%) AIX
6 9 (22.50%) Windows Server
7 3 (7.50%) HPUX
8 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (5.00%) zOS
9 1 (2.50%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) Server Building
2 21 (52.50%) Configuration Management
3 16 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 16 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 15 (37.50%) ITIL
5 11 (27.50%) Change Management
5 11 (27.50%) Mentoring
5 11 (27.50%) Operations Management
5 11 (27.50%) Performance Management
6 10 (25.00%) High Availability
7 8 (20.00%) Change Control
7 8 (20.00%) Service Management
8 6 (15.00%) Open Source
8 6 (15.00%) Problem Management
8 6 (15.00%) Time Management
9 4 (10.00%) Business Continuity
9 4 (10.00%) ITIL V3
9 4 (10.00%) Lean Six Sigma
9 4 (10.00%) Six Sigma
9 4 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) SQL
2 8 (20.00%) Perl
2 8 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 8 (20.00%) VB
3 3 (7.50%) VBScript
4 1 (2.50%) Java
4 1 (2.50%) REXX
Qualifications
1 19 (47.50%) Security Cleared
2 17 (42.50%) SC Cleared
3 16 (40.00%) AAT
4 8 (20.00%) MCSE
4 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (15.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (15.00%) IBM AIX Certification
6 2 (5.00%) Degree
7 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
7 1 (2.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (40.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 16 (40.00%) Firmware
2 8 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 7 (17.50%) vSphere
4 6 (15.00%) GPFS
5 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.50%) KVM
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.50%) RHEV
5 1 (2.50%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (2.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 8 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 8 (20.00%) Tivoli
2 7 (17.50%) MOM
3 6 (15.00%) HP SiteScope
4 3 (7.50%) SCCM
4 3 (7.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (7.50%) WSUS
5 1 (2.50%) OMEGAMON
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) HP
2 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
3 9 (22.50%) CA
3 9 (22.50%) Oracle
4 8 (20.00%) BMC
4 8 (20.00%) Citrix
4 8 (20.00%) IBM
4 8 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 8 (20.00%) Veritas
4 8 (20.00%) VMware
5 3 (7.50%) ServiceNow
6 2 (5.00%) Fujitsu
6 2 (5.00%) Nintex
6 2 (5.00%) Siemens
7 1 (2.50%) BT
7 1 (2.50%) Computacenter