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 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 103 91 49
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -42
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 8 3 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.58% 0.27% 2.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.33% 3.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 9
Median daily rate £315 £280 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -26.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £280 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £280 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Median hourly rate - - £32.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £21.65
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -12.24%
Disaster Recovery
England

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
1148 917 579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 83.92% 83.44% 79.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 818 604 366
Median daily rate £400 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +18.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 26 37
Median hourly rate £29.00 £14.20 £21.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.22% -34.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.11 £9.62 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £39.80 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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 30 September 2016.

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 30 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
Tyne and Wear -16 7 £350 - 2
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 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 North East region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 24 (58.54%) Unix
1 24 (58.54%) Server Building
2 21 (51.22%) Configuration Management
3 19 (46.34%) Windows
3 19 (46.34%) Security Cleared
4 18 (43.90%) SQL Server
5 17 (41.46%) SC Cleared
6 16 (39.02%) Incident Management
6 16 (39.02%) TCP/IP
6 16 (39.02%) SLA
6 16 (39.02%) HP
6 16 (39.02%) SAN
6 16 (39.02%) Firmware
6 16 (39.02%) Root Cause Analysis
6 16 (39.02%) AAT
7 15 (36.59%) ITIL
7 15 (36.59%) Solaris
8 14 (34.15%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
9 13 (31.71%) Firewall
9 13 (31.71%) Management Information System
10 11 (26.83%) Performance Management
10 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (26.83%) Operations Management
10 11 (26.83%) Linux
10 11 (26.83%) SQL
10 11 (26.83%) Change Management
10 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (26.83%) Mentoring
10 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2012

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 8 (19.51%) IIS
2 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.88%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) InfoPath
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) IaaS
1 1 (2.44%) PaaS
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (39.02%) SAN
1 16 (39.02%) TCP/IP
2 13 (31.71%) Firewall
3 6 (14.63%) LAN
3 6 (14.63%) VPN
3 6 (14.63%) WAN
4 2 (4.88%) Extranet
4 2 (4.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (43.90%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.51%) DB2
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.44%) OLAP
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle OLAP
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) Administrator
2 8 (19.51%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (17.07%) Solaris Administrator
4 6 (14.63%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 6 (14.63%) Wintel Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Subject Matter Expert
5 5 (12.20%) Unix Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Support Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) AIX Administrator
7 3 (7.32%) Unix Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) AIX Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) DBA
8 2 (4.88%) Software Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) Unix Support
8 2 (4.88%) Unix Support Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) Wintel Support
8 2 (4.88%) Wintel Support Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) Middleware
2 1 (2.44%) ISPF
2 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (34.15%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (31.71%) Management Information System
3 8 (19.51%) Clustering
4 6 (14.63%) HACMP
5 2 (4.88%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.44%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 24 (58.54%) Unix
2 19 (46.34%) Windows
3 15 (36.59%) Solaris
4 11 (26.83%) Linux
4 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (24.39%) AIX
6 9 (21.95%) Windows Server
7 3 (7.32%) HPUX
8 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.88%) zOS
9 1 (2.44%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) Server Building
2 21 (51.22%) Configuration Management
3 16 (39.02%) Incident Management
3 16 (39.02%) Root Cause Analysis
4 15 (36.59%) ITIL
5 11 (26.83%) Change Management
5 11 (26.83%) Mentoring
5 11 (26.83%) Operations Management
5 11 (26.83%) Performance Management
6 10 (24.39%) High Availability
7 8 (19.51%) Change Control
7 8 (19.51%) Service Management
8 6 (14.63%) Open Source
8 6 (14.63%) Problem Management
8 6 (14.63%) Time Management
9 4 (9.76%) Business Continuity
9 4 (9.76%) ITIL V3
9 4 (9.76%) Lean Six Sigma
9 4 (9.76%) Six Sigma
9 4 (9.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) SQL
2 8 (19.51%) Perl
2 8 (19.51%) Shell Script
2 8 (19.51%) VB
3 3 (7.32%) VBScript
4 1 (2.44%) Java
4 1 (2.44%) REXX
Qualifications
1 19 (46.34%) Security Cleared
2 17 (41.46%) SC Cleared
3 16 (39.02%) AAT
4 8 (19.51%) MCSE
4 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (14.63%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (14.63%) IBM AIX Certification
6 2 (4.88%) Degree
7 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
7 1 (2.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (39.02%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 16 (39.02%) Firmware
2 8 (19.51%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 7 (17.07%) vSphere
4 6 (14.63%) GPFS
5 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.44%) KVM
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.44%) RHEV
5 1 (2.44%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (2.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Clustering
1 8 (19.51%) NetBackup
1 8 (19.51%) Tivoli
2 7 (17.07%) MOM
3 6 (14.63%) HP SiteScope
4 3 (7.32%) SCCM
4 3 (7.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (7.32%) WSUS
5 1 (2.44%) OMEGAMON
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) HP
2 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
3 10 (24.39%) Oracle
4 9 (21.95%) CA
5 8 (19.51%) BMC
5 8 (19.51%) Citrix
5 8 (19.51%) IBM
5 8 (19.51%) Red Hat
5 8 (19.51%) Veritas
5 8 (19.51%) VMware
6 3 (7.32%) ServiceNow
7 2 (4.88%) Fujitsu
7 2 (4.88%) Nintex
7 2 (4.88%) Siemens
8 1 (2.44%) BT
8 1 (2.44%) Computacenter