The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 122 136 116
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -20
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 33 26 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.02% 0.63% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 0.79% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 20 15
Median daily rate £344 £310 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.88% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £160 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £54.00 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +191.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+44.73% -13.63%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2698 3289 2538
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 83.76% 79.41% 77.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1800 2013 1500
Median daily rate £413 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 129 107
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.15 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% +9.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.56 £12.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.35 £47.71 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 West

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Manchester +7 14 £341 +13.75% 6
Cheshire +20 11 £388 +0.64% 3
Merseyside +4 4 £375 -16.66% 2
Lancashire -5 4 £324 +102.34% 2
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 West region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 21 (30.88%) Data Centre
2 17 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 16 (23.53%) SQL
4 15 (22.06%) ITIL
5 14 (20.59%) Windows
6 13 (19.12%) Change Management
7 12 (17.65%) Service Management
7 12 (17.65%) SQL Server
7 12 (17.65%) Microsoft
8 11 (16.18%) Project Management
8 11 (16.18%) Problem Management
8 11 (16.18%) Security Cleared
9 10 (14.71%) High Availability
10 9 (13.24%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (13.24%) SC Cleared
10 9 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (13.24%) Finance
10 9 (13.24%) Oracle
11 8 (11.76%) Unix
11 8 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (11.76%) Replication
11 8 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (11.76%) Windows Server
12 7 (10.29%) Banking
12 7 (10.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (10.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (10.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (10.29%) Oracle Database
12 7 (10.29%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (10.29%) Migration

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 6 (8.82%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.35%) IIS
3 1 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.47%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (2.94%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.47%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) IaaS
1 3 (4.41%) PaaS
1 3 (4.41%) SaaS
2 1 (1.47%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.29%) WAN
2 6 (8.82%) LAN
3 5 (7.35%) VoIP
4 2 (2.94%) BIG-IP
4 2 (2.94%) DHCP
4 2 (2.94%) DNS
4 2 (2.94%) Firewall
4 2 (2.94%) SAN
4 2 (2.94%) SNMP
4 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.47%) IPsec
5 1 (1.47%) PBX
5 1 (1.47%) SSL
5 1 (1.47%) VPN
5 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.29%) Oracle Database
2 7 (10.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (10.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (10.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (7.35%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.94%) DB2
6 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (2.94%) MySQL
6 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.94%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.94%) SAP BW
6 2 (2.94%) SAP HANA
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 7 (10.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.94%) JMeter
2 2 (2.94%) LoadRunner
2 2 (2.94%) LoadUI
2 2 (2.94%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (13.24%) Finance
2 7 (10.29%) Banking
3 3 (4.41%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.94%) Local Government
4 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.47%) Electronics
5 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (23.53%) Architect
2 11 (16.18%) DBA
3 10 (14.71%) Infrastructure Architect
4 8 (11.76%) SQL DBA
5 7 (10.29%) Service Manager
6 6 (8.82%) Programme Manager
6 6 (8.82%) Project Manager
7 5 (7.35%) Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Developer
7 5 (7.35%) SQL Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Data Centre Manager
8 4 (5.88%) Network Architect
8 4 (5.88%) Service Planning Manager
8 4 (5.88%) Strategy Manager
9 3 (4.41%) Consultant
9 3 (4.41%) Data Centre Architect
9 3 (4.41%) Data Centre Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Disaster Recovery Manager
9 3 (4.41%) Disaster Recovery Project Manager
9 3 (4.41%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.35%) Web Services
2 2 (2.94%) JSON
2 2 (2.94%) SAP Basis
2 2 (2.94%) SOAP
2 2 (2.94%) XML
3 1 (1.47%) .NET
3 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (30.88%) Data Centre
2 9 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (11.76%) Replication
4 4 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.94%) Clustering
5 2 (2.94%) IVR
5 2 (2.94%) Life Science
5 2 (2.94%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.47%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.47%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.47%) Tandem
6 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.59%) Windows
2 8 (11.76%) Unix
2 8 (11.76%) Windows Server
3 5 (7.35%) Linux
3 5 (7.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (5.88%) Solaris
5 3 (4.41%) AIX
6 2 (2.94%) zOS
7 1 (1.47%) HPUX
7 1 (1.47%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 15 (22.06%) ITIL
3 13 (19.12%) Change Management
4 12 (17.65%) Service Management
5 11 (16.18%) Problem Management
5 11 (16.18%) Project Management
6 10 (14.71%) High Availability
7 9 (13.24%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (10.29%) ETL
9 7 (10.29%) Migration
10 6 (8.82%) Configuration Management
10 6 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (8.82%) Supplier Management
10 6 (8.82%) TOGAF
11 5 (7.35%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (7.35%) Data Centre Operations
11 5 (7.35%) Database Mirroring
11 5 (7.35%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.53%) SQL
2 7 (10.29%) T-SQL
3 4 (5.88%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.94%) C#
5 1 (1.47%) C++
5 1 (1.47%) Java
5 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (16.18%) Security Cleared
2 9 (13.24%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.47%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.47%) Degree
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) SLA
2 2 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.35%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.94%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (2.94%) XenApp
3 2 (2.94%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) SCCM
1 3 (4.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (2.94%) Control-M
3 1 (1.47%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Statspack
3 1 (1.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.24%) Oracle
3 6 (8.82%) VMware
4 4 (5.88%) Citrix
5 3 (4.41%) arcserve
5 3 (4.41%) SAP
5 3 (4.41%) Sun
6 2 (2.94%) BMC
6 2 (2.94%) HP
6 2 (2.94%) IBM
6 2 (2.94%) Remedy
7 1 (1.47%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.47%) Cisco
7 1 (1.47%) F5
7 1 (1.47%) Informatica
7 1 (1.47%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.47%) Reuters
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