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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 95 92 99
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 45 38 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.41% 1.38% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 1.76% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 25 6
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£340 £420 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £234 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £590 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £413 £373
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -14.28%
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
2535 2154 1783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 79.47% 78.04% 72.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1288 1129 894
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 38 42
Average hourly rate £30.50 £21.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.23% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.85 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.70 £78.90 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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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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 -19 15 £313 -30.55% 6
Glasgow +15 14 £420 +59.84%
Renfrewshire +11 4 £423 +17.36%
Dundee - 3 £268 -
North Lanarkshire - 3 - -
Stirling 0 1 £375 -
Inverclyde - 1 £325 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 £300 -
Disaster Recovery
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Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 20 (24.39%) Migration
2 18 (21.95%) Banking
3 16 (19.51%) VMware
3 16 (19.51%) Microsoft
4 15 (18.29%) Windows
5 14 (17.07%) Finance
6 13 (15.85%) ITIL
7 12 (14.63%) MS Excel
7 12 (14.63%) MS Exchange
7 12 (14.63%) Active Directory
7 12 (14.63%) EMC
7 12 (14.63%) Business Continuity
7 12 (14.63%) Security Cleared
7 12 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (13.41%) Exchange Server 2010
8 11 (13.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (12.20%) Project Management
10 9 (10.98%) Service Delivery
10 9 (10.98%) Hyper-V
10 9 (10.98%) Exchange Server 2007
11 8 (9.76%) SC Cleared
11 8 (9.76%) Legal
11 8 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (9.76%) Service Management
11 8 (9.76%) Oracle
12 7 (8.54%) Vignette
12 7 (8.54%) Documentum
12 7 (8.54%) Information Security
12 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (8.54%) Captiva

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 12 (14.63%) MS Exchange
2 11 (13.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (10.98%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (8.54%) Captiva
4 7 (8.54%) Documentum
5 5 (6.10%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (4.88%) Lync
6 4 (4.88%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.44%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.44%) IIS
8 1 (1.22%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.22%) WordPress
8 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.22%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (14.63%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.32%) MS Office
3 3 (3.66%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.22%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) SaaS
1 3 (3.66%) PaaS
1 3 (3.66%) IaaS
2 2 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.32%) SAN
2 5 (6.10%) DNS
3 4 (4.88%) WAN
3 4 (4.88%) Firewall
4 2 (2.44%) NAS
4 2 (2.44%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.44%) Internet
5 1 (1.22%) IPv4
5 1 (1.22%) IPv6
5 1 (1.22%) VPN
5 1 (1.22%) FTP
5 1 (1.22%) HTTP
5 1 (1.22%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.88%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.66%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.44%) QlikView
4 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.22%) DB2
4 1 (1.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Subversion
2 2 (2.44%) Maven
2 2 (2.44%) FitNesse
2 2 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.44%) JUnit
2 2 (2.44%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (21.95%) Banking
2 14 (17.07%) Finance
3 8 (9.76%) Legal
4 5 (6.10%) Retail
5 4 (4.88%) Retail Banking
5 4 (4.88%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (15.85%) Project Manager
2 10 (12.20%) Analyst
3 5 (6.10%) Storage Engineer
4 4 (4.88%) Backup Engineer
4 4 (4.88%) Business Continuity Planner
4 4 (4.88%) Architect
4 4 (4.88%) Developer
4 4 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (3.66%) Support Analyst
5 3 (3.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (3.66%) Coordinator
5 3 (3.66%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (2.44%) Head of Infrastructure
6 2 (2.44%) Messaging Engineer
6 2 (2.44%) Security Manager
6 2 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery Manager
6 2 (2.44%) Capacity Planner
6 2 (2.44%) Business Analyst
6 2 (2.44%) Software Engineer
6 2 (2.44%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.88%) HTML
1 4 (4.88%) CSS
1 4 (4.88%) Web Services
2 2 (2.44%) XML
2 2 (2.44%) JDBC
2 2 (2.44%) JMS
2 2 (2.44%) Middleware
2 2 (2.44%) Hibernate
2 2 (2.44%) Spring
2 2 (2.44%) JNDI
2 2 (2.44%) JSON
2 2 (2.44%) jQuery
2 2 (2.44%) J2EE
2 2 (2.44%) REST
3 1 (1.22%) RESTful
3 1 (1.22%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.22%) Apache Flex
3 1 (1.22%) Ajax
3 1 (1.22%) Java EE
3 1 (1.22%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.32%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.66%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.44%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.22%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.22%) AS400
5 1 (1.22%) Replication
5 1 (1.22%) Clustering
5 1 (1.22%) Statistics
5 1 (1.22%) SCADA
5 1 (1.22%) Blog
5 1 (1.22%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.29%) Windows
2 11 (13.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (7.32%) Linux
5 4 (4.88%) UNIX
5 4 (4.88%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.44%) OS/400
7 2 (2.44%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.22%) OS/390
8 1 (1.22%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (24.39%) Migration
2 13 (15.85%) ITIL
3 12 (14.63%) Business Continuity
4 10 (12.20%) Project Management
5 9 (10.98%) Service Delivery
6 8 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (9.76%) Service Management
7 7 (8.54%) Information Security
8 6 (7.32%) Incident Management
9 5 (6.10%) Data Migration
10 4 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (4.88%) Risk Analysis
10 4 (4.88%) Business Continuity Management
10 4 (4.88%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (4.88%) Load Balancing
10 4 (4.88%) Risk Management
10 4 (4.88%) Change Management
11 3 (3.66%) Data Modelling
11 3 (3.66%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.10%) JavaScript
1 5 (6.10%) SQL
2 4 (4.88%) PowerShell
2 4 (4.88%) Java
3 1 (1.22%) C
3 1 (1.22%) PHP
3 1 (1.22%) RPG
3 1 (1.22%) RPG IV
3 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (14.63%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.76%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.88%) MCP
5 2 (2.44%) CISSP
5 2 (2.44%) Degree
6 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.22%) HND
6 1 (1.22%) MCSE
6 1 (1.22%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.22%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (14.63%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.98%) Hyper-V
3 6 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.88%) vSphere
5 1 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.22%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (4.88%) Backup Exec
1 4 (4.88%) SCCM
2 3 (3.66%) Legato
3 2 (2.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (2.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (2.44%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.22%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (19.51%) Microsoft
1 16 (19.51%) VMware
2 12 (14.63%) EMC
3 8 (9.76%) Oracle
4 7 (8.54%) Vignette
5 6 (7.32%) Citrix
6 5 (6.10%) Cisco
7 4 (4.88%) HP
7 4 (4.88%) F5
8 2 (2.44%) NetApp
8 2 (2.44%) Veritas
9 1 (1.22%) Lotus
9 1 (1.22%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.22%) Symantec
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £340 - £395
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Arrows Group
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Arrows Group
Rate: £525 - £550 per day
Posted: 13 days ago