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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 111 95 108
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +13
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 39 37 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.31% 1.23% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 1.55% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 28 11
Median daily rate £413 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.19% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £238 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £433 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £110.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £28.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+51.78% +60.00%
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
2480 2388 2024
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 83.08% 79.26% 76.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1413 1285 1094
Median daily rate £380 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £251 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 65 26
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 £13.73 £12.10 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £180.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 -8 16 £438 +9.37% 1
Glasgow -1 13 £338 -3.57%
Stirling - 4 £550 -
Inverclyde - 3 £440 - 1
Disaster Recovery
UK

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 15 (24.19%) Linux
2 14 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (20.97%) JavaScript
3 13 (20.97%) Infrastructure Management
3 13 (20.97%) Data Centre
4 12 (19.35%) Capacity Planning
4 12 (19.35%) Web Services
4 12 (19.35%) Microsoft
4 12 (19.35%) Project Management
4 12 (19.35%) Business Continuity
5 11 (17.74%) Finance
5 11 (17.74%) CSS
5 11 (17.74%) HTML
6 10 (16.13%) XML
6 10 (16.13%) Windows
6 10 (16.13%) Information Security
6 10 (16.13%) Waterfall
6 10 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (16.13%) System Testing
6 10 (16.13%) Kalman Filter
6 10 (16.13%) Web Filtering
7 9 (14.52%) Open Source
7 9 (14.52%) Banking
7 9 (14.52%) AIX
7 9 (14.52%) SOAP
7 9 (14.52%) HTTP
7 9 (14.52%) Active Directory
8 8 (12.90%) HP
8 8 (12.90%) Mac OS X
8 8 (12.90%) SharePoint

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 8 (12.90%) SharePoint
2 6 (9.68%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.68%) Skype for Business
3 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (8.06%) Live Communications Server
3 5 (8.06%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (3.23%) Apache
4 2 (3.23%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (3.23%) nginx
4 2 (3.23%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.61%) CMS
5 1 (1.61%) IIS
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Project
2 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) PaaS
2 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.23%) SaaS
3 1 (1.61%) IaaS
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.52%) HTTP
2 7 (11.29%) WAN
3 6 (9.68%) DNS
4 4 (6.45%) Skype
5 2 (3.23%) LAN
6 1 (1.61%) DHCP
6 1 (1.61%) Firewall
6 1 (1.61%) Internet
6 1 (1.61%) PABX
6 1 (1.61%) PBX
6 1 (1.61%) SAN
6 1 (1.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.68%) Relational Database
1 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) Big Data
2 4 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (6.45%) Hadoop
2 4 (6.45%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.23%) DB2
4 1 (1.61%) MySQL
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) LoadRunner
1 3 (4.84%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.23%) Subversion
3 1 (1.61%) TestDirector
General
1 11 (17.74%) Finance
2 9 (14.52%) Banking
3 3 (4.84%) Investment Banking
3 3 (4.84%) Publishing
4 2 (3.23%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.23%) Retail
4 2 (3.23%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 11 (17.74%) Architect
2 10 (16.13%) Analyst
3 6 (9.68%) Developer
4 5 (8.06%) Administrator
4 5 (8.06%) Project Manager
4 5 (8.06%) Test Analyst
5 4 (6.45%) Big Data Architect
5 4 (6.45%) Consultant
5 4 (6.45%) Data Architect
5 4 (6.45%) IT Manager
5 4 (6.45%) Security Manager
6 3 (4.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (4.84%) IT Security Manager
6 3 (4.84%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Software Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.84%) Unix Administrator
7 2 (3.23%) PHP Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Security Consultant
7 2 (3.23%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.35%) Web Services
2 11 (17.74%) CSS
2 11 (17.74%) HTML
3 10 (16.13%) XML
4 9 (14.52%) SOAP
5 8 (12.90%) JSON
5 8 (12.90%) RESTful
6 6 (9.68%) AngularJS
6 6 (9.68%) CSS3
6 6 (9.68%) jQuery
6 6 (9.68%) RequireJS
7 5 (8.06%) HTML5
8 4 (6.45%) Middleware
9 2 (3.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) Data Centre
2 8 (12.90%) Clustering
3 5 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.45%) Data Integration
4 4 (6.45%) User Experience
5 3 (4.84%) PMI
6 2 (3.23%) Hedge funds
6 2 (3.23%) Private Cloud
6 2 (3.23%) Replication
7 1 (1.61%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.61%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.19%) Linux
2 10 (16.13%) Windows
3 9 (14.52%) AIX
4 8 (12.90%) Mac OS X
5 7 (11.29%) Unix
6 6 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (8.06%) Windows Server
7 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.61%) HPUX
8 1 (1.61%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.97%) Infrastructure Management
3 12 (19.35%) Business Continuity
3 12 (19.35%) Capacity Planning
3 12 (19.35%) Project Management
4 10 (16.13%) Information Security
4 10 (16.13%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (16.13%) System Testing
4 10 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (16.13%) Waterfall
4 10 (16.13%) Web Filtering
5 9 (14.52%) Open Source
6 8 (12.90%) API Design
6 8 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (12.90%) Refactoring
6 8 (12.90%) SDLC
6 8 (12.90%) Software Testing
6 8 (12.90%) Unit Testing
6 8 (12.90%) Web Development
7 7 (11.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.97%) JavaScript
2 6 (9.68%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.84%) Shell Script
3 3 (4.84%) SQL
4 2 (3.23%) Perl
4 2 (3.23%) PHP
4 2 (3.23%) PHP 5
5 1 (1.61%) AWK
5 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.61%) Korn
5 1 (1.61%) Python
5 1 (1.61%) sed
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.68%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.06%) CISSP
4 3 (4.84%) PMI Certification
5 2 (3.23%) CISM
5 2 (3.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (4.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.84%) SLA
3 2 (3.23%) ISO27005
System Software
1 9 (14.52%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.06%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.61%) KVM
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.61%) RHEV
5 1 (1.61%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.61%) XenApp
5 1 (1.61%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.61%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.90%) HP
3 7 (11.29%) Citrix
4 6 (9.68%) VMware
5 4 (6.45%) Oracle
6 3 (4.84%) IBM
6 3 (4.84%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.61%) Mitel
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