The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Disaster Recovery
England / North East
Rank 55 45 52
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 33 26 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.74% 2.96% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.27% 3.51% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 15 1
Median daily rate £350 £285 £492
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% -42.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £371 £380
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.30%
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 North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
772 740 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 87.53% 84.19% 70.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 519 485 249
Median daily rate £388 £415 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.62% +7.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 12 18
Median hourly rate £37.50 £15.25 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.90% -30.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.96 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £21.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 the North East

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the North East region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 24 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
Tyne and Wear -3 32 £356 +24.89% 3
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 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 North East region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 27 (62.79%) Windows
2 26 (60.47%) ITIL
3 23 (53.49%) Microsoft
4 22 (51.16%) Linux
5 20 (46.51%) Oracle
5 20 (46.51%) Change Management
5 20 (46.51%) Data Management
6 19 (44.19%) Open Source
6 19 (44.19%) SaaS
6 19 (44.19%) PaaS
6 19 (44.19%) IaaS
7 18 (41.86%) Performance Tuning
7 18 (41.86%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (41.86%) SQL
8 16 (37.21%) Unix
8 16 (37.21%) MS PowerPoint
8 16 (37.21%) Oracle Database
8 16 (37.21%) DevOps
9 15 (34.88%) Problem Management
9 15 (34.88%) MS Excel
10 14 (32.56%) PRINCE2
10 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (32.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 12 (27.91%) Service Management
11 12 (27.91%) AIX
11 12 (27.91%) DB2
12 11 (25.58%) Management Information System
12 11 (25.58%) MongoDB
13 10 (23.26%) ITSM
13 10 (23.26%) Business Continuity

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 5 (11.63%) Oracle Application Server
1 5 (11.63%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.65%) IIS
2 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.33%) Tuxedo
3 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (37.21%) MS PowerPoint
2 15 (34.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 19 (44.19%) IaaS
1 19 (44.19%) PaaS
1 19 (44.19%) SaaS
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) LDAP
2 4 (9.30%) Firewall
3 2 (4.65%) NetScaler
3 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.65%) VPN
3 2 (4.65%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (37.21%) Oracle Database
2 12 (27.91%) DB2
3 11 (25.58%) MongoDB
4 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
5 8 (18.60%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (11.63%) Ingres
7 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (9.30%) BODI
8 4 (9.30%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (2.33%) OLAP
9 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (2.33%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle APEX
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (4.65%) Finance
1 2 (4.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (46.51%) DBA
2 13 (30.23%) Administrator
3 11 (25.58%) Oracle DBA
4 6 (13.95%) Operations Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Architect
6 4 (9.30%) SQL DBA
7 3 (6.98%) Cloud Architect
7 3 (6.98%) DB2 DBA
7 3 (6.98%) Ingres DBA
8 2 (4.65%) Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 2 (4.65%) Wintel Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Applications Architect
9 1 (2.33%) Citrix Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Operations Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (2.33%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (41.86%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (25.58%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.65%) Clustering
4 2 (4.65%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.33%) FlexPod
5 1 (2.33%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 27 (62.79%) Windows
2 22 (51.16%) Linux
3 16 (37.21%) Unix
4 12 (27.91%) AIX
5 6 (13.95%) Windows Server
5 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (11.63%) HPUX
6 5 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (11.63%) Solaris
7 4 (9.30%) MVS
7 4 (9.30%) VME
8 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.33%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (60.47%) ITIL
2 20 (46.51%) Change Management
2 20 (46.51%) Data Management
3 19 (44.19%) Open Source
4 18 (41.86%) Performance Tuning
5 16 (37.21%) DevOps
6 15 (34.88%) Problem Management
7 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (32.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 14 (32.56%) PRINCE2
8 12 (27.91%) Service Management
9 10 (23.26%) Business Continuity
9 10 (23.26%) ITSM
10 9 (20.93%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (20.93%) High Availability
11 8 (18.60%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (18.60%) Service Delivery
12 7 (16.28%) Incident Management
13 6 (13.95%) Change Control
13 6 (13.95%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (41.86%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) COBOL
3 2 (4.65%) C
4 1 (2.33%) Java
4 1 (2.33%) Perl
4 1 (2.33%) Python
4 1 (2.33%) REXX
4 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.63%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.98%) IBM Certification
5 2 (4.65%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (4.65%) MCSA
5 2 (4.65%) MCSE
6 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) SLA
2 5 (11.63%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle Clusterware
3 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (4.65%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (4.65%) XenApp
5 1 (2.33%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (11.63%) Data Guard
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (4.65%) NetBackup
3 2 (4.65%) SCCM
4 1 (2.33%) OMEGAMON
4 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (53.49%) Microsoft
2 20 (46.51%) Oracle
3 9 (20.93%) VMware
4 5 (11.63%) Cisco
4 5 (11.63%) HP
4 5 (11.63%) Red Hat
5 4 (9.30%) Citrix
5 4 (9.30%) F5
5 4 (9.30%) IBM
5 4 (9.30%) TIBCO
6 2 (4.65%) Autodesk
6 2 (4.65%) CA
6 2 (4.65%) EMC
6 2 (4.65%) Veritas
7 1 (2.33%) BMC
7 1 (2.33%) BT
7 1 (2.33%) Capita
7 1 (2.33%) Computacenter
7 1 (2.33%) Informatica
7 1 (2.33%) NetApp