The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank - 22 -
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 1.06% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £150 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £30.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+21.31% +50.61%
Disaster Recovery
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
76 65 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 80.00% 69.15% 80.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 31 32
Median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland