The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 48 30 29
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -1
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 3 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.69% 2.40% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 4.15% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
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£338 £272 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.19% -27.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £22.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +3.52%
Disaster Recovery
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
328 193 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 75.23% 57.96% 71.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 101 118
Average daily rate £363 £305 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -6.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 15
Average hourly rate £16.25 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.00 £100.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
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 26 May 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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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
Sheffield -7 3 £338 +24.19%
Disaster Recovery
Yorkshire

Disaster Recovery
Top 22 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) BCP
1 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Publishing
3 1 (20.00%) AppSense
3 1 (20.00%) OLAP
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) OLAP
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) SQL DBA
1 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) DBA
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) BCP
1 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) AppSense
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix
1 1 (20.00%) NetApp