The first table below looks at the demand for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Newcastle upon Tyne 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 29 20 28
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 12 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.74% 4.07% 3.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.17% 5.74% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 6
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.75% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £294 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £350 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £374 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.36% +6.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-18.57% -22.22%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
232 122 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 72.27% 70.93% 77.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 59 128
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £750 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 7
Average hourly rate £32.50 £17.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.17% -20.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Disaster Recovery
Tyne and Wear

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (77.78%) Configuration Management
1 14 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 13 (72.22%) Oracle
2 13 (72.22%) UNIX
3 12 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (66.67%) Oracle Applications
3 12 (66.67%) SC Cleared
4 11 (61.11%) Workflow
5 10 (55.56%) Regression Testing
5 10 (55.56%) Migration
5 10 (55.56%) Oracle Workflow
5 10 (55.56%) SLA
5 10 (55.56%) HP
5 10 (55.56%) Problem Management
5 10 (55.56%) Oracle EBS R12
5 10 (55.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (55.56%) Oracle Payables
6 9 (50.00%) Oracle Receivables
6 9 (50.00%) Oracle General Ledger
6 9 (50.00%) QA
6 9 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (50.00%) General Ledger
6 9 (50.00%) Finance
7 8 (44.44%) SQL
7 8 (44.44%) ITIL
7 8 (44.44%) Data Management
8 7 (38.89%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (38.89%) PL/SQL
9 6 (33.33%) AIX
9 6 (33.33%) Solaris

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 10 (55.56%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle 10gAS
2 2 (11.11%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle UPK
Business Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
1 12 (66.67%) Oracle Applications
2 10 (55.56%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (55.56%) Oracle Payables
3 9 (50.00%) Oracle Receivables
3 9 (50.00%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) LAN
1 6 (33.33%) WAN
1 6 (33.33%) VPN
1 6 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
3 4 (22.22%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
1 9 (50.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) UNIX Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Applications Support
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) DBA
3 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Applications Support
3 3 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) Middleware
2 4 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Open Source
2 5 (27.78%) HACMP
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) UNIX
2 6 (33.33%) AIX
2 6 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Configuration Management
2 11 (61.11%) Workflow
3 10 (55.56%) Migration
3 10 (55.56%) Regression Testing
3 10 (55.56%) Problem Management
3 10 (55.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (44.44%) Data Management
4 8 (44.44%) ITIL
5 6 (33.33%) Service Management
6 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
7 2 (11.11%) Six Sigma
7 2 (11.11%) CRM
7 2 (11.11%) Content Management
7 2 (11.11%) Document Management
7 2 (11.11%) Lean Six Sigma
8 1 (5.56%) Procure-to-pay
8 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Cash Management
8 1 (5.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) PL/SQL
3 2 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 12 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 6 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (27.78%) IBM AIX Certification
5 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (55.56%) SLA
2 9 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) GPFS
2 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Oracle
2 10 (55.56%) HP
3 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 5 (27.78%) IBM
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix
5 1 (5.56%) VMware