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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 89 106 103
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -3
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 38 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.35% 0.52% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 0.75% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 6 6
Average daily rate
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£399 £401 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% -10.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £395 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +42.85%
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
2074 1724 1622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 73.89% 68.79% 67.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1160 870 842
Average daily rate £375 £370 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +9.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 61 53
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.15 £9.48 £13.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £38.80 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.40 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-14.96% +1.37%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 November 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +5 19 £415 +4.73% 3
Glasgow -1 8 £438 -2.77% 3
Aberdeen +5 2 £125 -68.75%
Stirling - - - -
Fife - - - -
Moray - - - - 1
Highlands - - - -
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Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Disaster Recovery.

1 24 (34.29%) VMware
2 23 (32.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (30.00%) Oracle
4 20 (28.57%) Firewall
5 19 (27.14%) Windows
5 19 (27.14%) Oracle Database
6 17 (24.29%) SAN
7 15 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 15 (21.43%) Replication
7 15 (21.43%) Business Continuity
8 14 (20.00%) WAN
8 14 (20.00%) Web Services
8 14 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (18.57%) SQL
9 13 (18.57%) LAN
10 12 (17.14%) Oracle Database 11g
11 11 (15.71%) Security Cleared
11 11 (15.71%) SCCM
11 11 (15.71%) NAS
11 11 (15.71%) Active Directory
11 11 (15.71%) Citrix
11 11 (15.71%) Internet
11 11 (15.71%) Finance
12 10 (14.29%) ITIL
12 10 (14.29%) SC Cleared
12 10 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
13 9 (12.86%) MS Exchange
13 9 (12.86%) Migration
13 9 (12.86%) Service Management
14 8 (11.43%) Management Information System

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Disaster Recovery. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (12.86%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.71%) WebLogic
2 4 (5.71%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (4.29%) IIS
4 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.43%) Lync
5 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.43%) JBoss
5 1 (1.43%) Apache
5 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.43%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.43%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (28.57%) Firewall
2 17 (24.29%) SAN
3 14 (20.00%) WAN
4 13 (18.57%) LAN
5 11 (15.71%) NAS
5 11 (15.71%) Internet
6 8 (11.43%) DNS
6 8 (11.43%) DHCP
6 8 (11.43%) Reverse Proxy
6 8 (11.43%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (7.14%) VPN
8 4 (5.71%) Wireless
8 4 (5.71%) Network Security
9 3 (4.29%) Intranet
10 2 (2.86%) VoIP
10 2 (2.86%) WLAN
10 2 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (2.86%) H.323
10 2 (2.86%) IP Telephony
11 1 (1.43%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (27.14%) Oracle Database
2 12 (17.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.86%) DB2
5 2 (2.86%) MySQL
6 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (15.71%) Finance
2 2 (2.86%) Banking
2 2 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (20.00%) Consultant
2 9 (12.86%) Architect
3 8 (11.43%) Analyst
3 8 (11.43%) CLAS Consultant
4 5 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (5.71%) Support Engineer
5 4 (5.71%) Business Analyst
5 4 (5.71%) Chief Technology Officer
6 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.29%) Operations Manager
7 2 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (2.86%) IT Manager
7 2 (2.86%) Technical Architect
7 2 (2.86%) Data Architect
7 2 (2.86%) DBA
7 2 (2.86%) Service Analyst
7 2 (2.86%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (2.86%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.00%) Web Services
2 6 (8.57%) Middleware
3 3 (4.29%) CSS
4 2 (2.86%) SOAP
4 2 (2.86%) XML
4 2 (2.86%) X-Windows
5 1 (1.43%) HTML5
5 1 (1.43%) REST
5 1 (1.43%) CSS3
5 1 (1.43%) RESTful
5 1 (1.43%) ISPF
5 1 (1.43%) JSON
5 1 (1.43%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.43%) Replication
2 8 (11.43%) Management Information System
3 6 (8.57%) CESG
3 6 (8.57%) CESG CLAS
4 5 (7.14%) Open Source
4 5 (7.14%) Clustering
5 4 (5.71%) Thin Client
5 4 (5.71%) Fat Client
5 4 (5.71%) iPad
5 4 (5.71%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (4.29%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.86%) User Experience
8 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.43%) FMCG
8 1 (1.43%) SCADA
8 1 (1.43%) CMDB
8 1 (1.43%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.14%) Windows
2 8 (11.43%) Linux
3 6 (8.57%) Windows 7
4 5 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.71%) AIX
5 4 (5.71%) HPUX
5 4 (5.71%) Solaris
5 4 (5.71%) UNIX
5 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.29%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.43%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.43%) Business Continuity
2 14 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (14.29%) ITIL
3 10 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 9 (12.86%) Migration
4 9 (12.86%) Service Management
5 7 (10.00%) Business Continuity Management
5 7 (10.00%) Protective Monitoring
6 6 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (8.57%) Configuration Management
7 5 (7.14%) Information Assurance
7 5 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (7.14%) Project Management
7 5 (7.14%) Risk Management
8 4 (5.71%) Workflow
8 4 (5.71%) Scrum
8 4 (5.71%) Performance Testing
8 4 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (5.71%) Business Transformation
8 4 (5.71%) Change Data Capture
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.57%) SQL
2 4 (5.71%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.43%) C
3 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.43%) REXX
Qualifications
1 11 (15.71%) Security Cleared
2 10 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.71%) Degree
4 3 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.29%) CCNA
5 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.43%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.43%) GIAC
6 1 (1.43%) MCSE
6 1 (1.43%) MCSA
6 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.43%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.00%) GPG13
System Software
1 23 (32.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (15.71%) Active Directory
3 6 (8.57%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.14%) vSphere
4 5 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (5.71%) VMware ESX
5 4 (5.71%) KVM
5 4 (5.71%) RHEV
6 3 (4.29%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.86%) vCloud
8 1 (1.43%) XenApp
8 1 (1.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (1.43%) RACF
8 1 (1.43%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 11 (15.71%) SCCM
2 7 (10.00%) SCOM
3 2 (2.86%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.43%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.43%) OMEGAMON
4 1 (1.43%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 24 (34.29%) VMware
2 21 (30.00%) Oracle
3 15 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 11 (15.71%) Citrix
5 7 (10.00%) HP
6 6 (8.57%) Cisco
7 4 (5.71%) Veritas
7 4 (5.71%) Red Hat
7 4 (5.71%) Apple
8 3 (4.29%) Veeam
8 3 (4.29%) EMC
9 1 (1.43%) F5
9 1 (1.43%) Brocade
9 1 (1.43%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.43%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.43%) SAP
9 1 (1.43%) Avaya
9 1 (1.43%) Hitachi
9 1 (1.43%) NetApp
9 1 (1.43%) Sage
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