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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank - 22 18
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 1.14% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.61% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £150 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.28 £27.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+58.82% +60.29%
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
82 62 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 82.00% 70.45% 81.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 28 36
Median daily rate £375 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 4
Median hourly rate £17.00 £24.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.31% +76.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

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