The first table below looks at the demand for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 33 34 32
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 8 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.29% 2.04% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.42% 2.95% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 1
Average daily rate £281 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £27.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-35.18% -16.92%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
181 237 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 51.71% 69.10% 54.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 144 71
Average daily rate £300 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £225 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 6
Average hourly rate £25.75 £23.75 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.42% +13.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.93 £12.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £30.00 £22.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Disaster Recovery
Yorkshire

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -5 5 £280 -13.84%
Rotherham - 1 - -
Doncaster - - - -
Disaster Recovery
Yorkshire

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) UNIX
2 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (44.44%) LAN
4 4 (44.44%) WAN
4 4 (44.44%) IBM
4 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) NetApp
5 3 (33.33%) CentOS
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) HP
5 3 (33.33%) EMC
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (33.33%) Middleware
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco
5 3 (33.33%) AIX
5 3 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (22.22%) Open Source
6 2 (22.22%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) Solaris
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) VPN

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) LAN
1 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) VPN
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) VRRP
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) DataStage
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) UNIX Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) DBA
2 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Installations Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL DBA
2 1 (11.11%) AIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Open Source
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 1 (11.11%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) UNIX
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) CentOS
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (33.33%) AIX
5 2 (22.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Six Sigma
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
2 2 (22.22%) Data Management
2 2 (22.22%) Lean Six Sigma
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Release Management
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Foglight
2 1 (11.11%) Control-M
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (44.44%) IBM
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) NetApp
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) HP
3 3 (33.33%) EMC
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) BMC
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle