The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 110 87 98
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +11
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 15 49 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.67% 1.50% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 1.83% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 21 19
Median daily rate £450 £340 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% -18.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £463 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £415
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -15.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £21.00 £14.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.82% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+62.85% -
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 Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1850 2681 2236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.63% 81.84% 80.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1088 1400 1155
Median daily rate £360 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £269 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £480 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 61 30
Median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.37 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £55.00 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Edinburgh -1 11 £419 +19.64%
Glasgow +2 4 £450 +7.14% 3
Disaster Recovery
UK

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 13 (26.00%) Finance
2 11 (22.00%) Windows
3 10 (20.00%) AIX
3 10 (20.00%) Unix
3 10 (20.00%) Linux
4 9 (18.00%) Information Security
4 9 (18.00%) High Availability
5 8 (16.00%) IBM
6 7 (14.00%) WAN
6 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
6 7 (14.00%) MS Exchange
6 7 (14.00%) LAN
6 7 (14.00%) Business Continuity
7 6 (12.00%) Clustering
7 6 (12.00%) Banking
7 6 (12.00%) HP
7 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (12.00%) SLA
7 6 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (12.00%) Performance Testing
7 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 5 (10.00%) Analytics
8 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
8 5 (10.00%) Big Data
8 5 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (10.00%) Windows Server
8 5 (10.00%) Security Testing

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 7 (14.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (6.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (4.00%) IIS
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle 10gAS
4 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (6.00%) PaaS
2 2 (4.00%) IaaS
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) LAN
1 7 (14.00%) WAN
2 5 (10.00%) Firewall
3 3 (6.00%) HTTP
3 3 (6.00%) Internet
3 3 (6.00%) WLAN
4 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.00%) VoIP
4 2 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.00%) DHCP
5 1 (2.00%) DNS
5 1 (2.00%) Intranet
5 1 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.00%) SAN
5 1 (2.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) Big Data
1 5 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (10.00%) Hadoop
1 5 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.00%) DB2
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.00%) MySQL
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.00%) GitLab
2 2 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 13 (26.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Banking
3 3 (6.00%) Law
4 1 (2.00%) Front Office
4 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Publishing
4 1 (2.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (16.00%) Architect
2 7 (14.00%) Analyst
2 7 (14.00%) Consultant
3 5 (10.00%) Administrator
3 5 (10.00%) Big Data Architect
3 5 (10.00%) Data Architect
3 5 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (6.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 3 (6.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (6.00%) Technical Architect
4 3 (6.00%) Unix Administrator
5 2 (4.00%) Information Security Consultant
5 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.00%) IT Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.00%) Technical Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) Middleware
2 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (12.00%) Clustering
2 5 (10.00%) Data Integration
2 5 (10.00%) Mainframe
3 4 (8.00%) EMC VMAX
4 3 (6.00%) Replication
5 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.00%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.00%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.00%) Windows
2 10 (20.00%) AIX
2 10 (20.00%) Linux
2 10 (20.00%) Unix
3 6 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.00%) HPUX
7 1 (2.00%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (2.00%) Solaris
7 1 (2.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.00%) High Availability
1 9 (18.00%) Information Security
2 7 (14.00%) Business Continuity
3 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (12.00%) Performance Testing
4 5 (10.00%) Analytics
4 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 5 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (10.00%) Security Testing
5 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.00%) Kanban
5 4 (8.00%) Stress Testing
5 4 (8.00%) Test Management
5 4 (8.00%) Test Planning
5 4 (8.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (6.00%) Network Management
6 3 (6.00%) Open Source
6 3 (6.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.00%) Perl
1 4 (8.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (6.00%) Python
3 2 (4.00%) PHP
3 2 (4.00%) Ruby
3 2 (4.00%) SQL
4 1 (2.00%) AWK
4 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.00%) Korn
4 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.00%) sed
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) CISSP
1 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.00%) CISM
2 2 (4.00%) MCSE
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) SLA
2 3 (6.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.00%) ISO27005
4 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.00%) SRDF
3 3 (6.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (6.00%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (4.00%) Docker
4 2 (4.00%) vSphere
5 1 (2.00%) KVM
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.00%) RHEV
5 1 (2.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) TADDM
1 4 (8.00%) Tivoli
2 3 (6.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (4.00%) Fluentd
3 2 (4.00%) Graylog
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (16.00%) IBM
2 6 (12.00%) HP
2 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.00%) Cisco
4 4 (8.00%) EMC
4 4 (8.00%) Oracle
5 3 (6.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.00%) VMware
6 2 (4.00%) Citrix
6 2 (4.00%) Splunk
7 1 (2.00%) Mitel
7 1 (2.00%) Veritas
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