The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 93 59 33
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -26
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 30 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.08% 0.92% 2.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 1.19% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 5 10
Median daily rate £235 £275 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.54% -30.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £218 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £443 £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.28 £28.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+54.57% +47.36%
Disaster Recovery
North East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1246 504 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 86.53% 77.06% 74.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 837 331 212
Median daily rate £320 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.98% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £553 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 35 5
Median hourly rate £28.00 £16.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.69% -50.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £11.70 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -39 30 £235 -14.54% 1
Disaster Recovery
North East

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 31 (58.49%) Unix
2 30 (56.60%) Configuration Management
3 26 (49.06%) ITIL
4 24 (45.28%) Solaris
5 23 (43.40%) Firewall
5 23 (43.40%) Security Cleared
6 21 (39.62%) AIX
7 20 (37.74%) High Availability
7 20 (37.74%) Server Building
8 19 (35.85%) SC Cleared
8 19 (35.85%) SQL Server
8 19 (35.85%) Service Management
9 18 (33.96%) Middleware
9 18 (33.96%) Red Hat
10 17 (32.08%) HACMP
10 17 (32.08%) IBM AIX Certification
10 17 (32.08%) Windows
10 17 (32.08%) GPFS
11 16 (30.19%) Open Source
11 16 (30.19%) IBM
12 15 (28.30%) LAN
12 15 (28.30%) WAN
12 15 (28.30%) VPN
12 15 (28.30%) SLA
12 15 (28.30%) Root Cause Analysis
12 15 (28.30%) ITIL V3
13 14 (26.42%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (26.42%) TCP/IP
13 14 (26.42%) HP
14 13 (24.53%) SAN

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 7 (13.21%) IIS
2 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.77%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (3.77%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.89%) CMS
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.66%) MS Office
3 2 (3.77%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 23 (43.40%) Firewall
2 15 (28.30%) LAN
2 15 (28.30%) VPN
2 15 (28.30%) WAN
3 14 (26.42%) TCP/IP
4 13 (24.53%) SAN
5 2 (3.77%) Extranet
5 2 (3.77%) Intranet
6 1 (1.89%) Internet
6 1 (1.89%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (35.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.32%) DB2
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Maven
1 1 (1.89%) WebLogic Workshop
Job Titles
1 15 (28.30%) Unix Engineer
2 9 (16.98%) Administrator
3 6 (11.32%) AIX Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (9.43%) Solaris Administrator
4 5 (9.43%) Wintel Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.55%) Subject Matter Expert
5 4 (7.55%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) AIX Administrator
6 3 (5.66%) Consultant
6 3 (5.66%) Tester
6 3 (5.66%) Unix Administrator
7 2 (3.77%) Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) IT Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Software Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Test Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Unix Support Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.77%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.96%) Middleware
2 1 (1.89%) .NET
2 1 (1.89%) CSS
2 1 (1.89%) Hibernate
2 1 (1.89%) HTML
2 1 (1.89%) HTML5
2 1 (1.89%) J2EE
2 1 (1.89%) jQuery
2 1 (1.89%) JSON
2 1 (1.89%) JSP
2 1 (1.89%) REST
2 1 (1.89%) Spring
2 1 (1.89%) Web Services
2 1 (1.89%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.08%) HACMP
2 14 (26.42%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (20.75%) Management Information System
4 7 (13.21%) Clustering
5 5 (9.43%) CESG
5 5 (9.43%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.77%) User Experience
7 1 (1.89%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.89%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (1.89%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 31 (58.49%) Unix
2 24 (45.28%) Solaris
3 21 (39.62%) AIX
4 17 (32.08%) Windows
5 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (16.98%) Linux
7 8 (15.09%) Windows Server
8 2 (3.77%) HPUX
9 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.89%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (56.60%) Configuration Management
2 26 (49.06%) ITIL
3 20 (37.74%) High Availability
3 20 (37.74%) Server Building
4 19 (35.85%) Service Management
5 16 (30.19%) Open Source
6 15 (28.30%) ITIL V3
6 15 (28.30%) Root Cause Analysis
7 13 (24.53%) Incident Management
7 13 (24.53%) Lean Six Sigma
7 13 (24.53%) Six Sigma
7 13 (24.53%) Workflow
8 11 (20.75%) Change Management
9 9 (16.98%) Mentoring
9 9 (16.98%) Operations Management
9 9 (16.98%) Performance Management
10 7 (13.21%) Change Control
11 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (11.32%) Service Delivery
12 5 (9.43%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.09%) Perl
1 8 (15.09%) Shell Script
1 8 (15.09%) SQL
2 7 (13.21%) VB
3 4 (7.55%) Java
4 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.66%) VBScript
5 1 (1.89%) C
5 1 (1.89%) C#
5 1 (1.89%) PHP
5 1 (1.89%) Python
5 1 (1.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (43.40%) Security Cleared
2 19 (35.85%) SC Cleared
3 17 (32.08%) IBM AIX Certification
4 13 (24.53%) AAT
5 7 (13.21%) MCSE
5 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (9.43%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (9.43%) Degree
7 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (28.30%) SLA
2 5 (9.43%) GPG13
2 5 (9.43%) WAI
2 5 (9.43%) WCAG
3 4 (7.55%) QA
4 1 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (32.08%) GPFS
2 13 (24.53%) Firmware
3 7 (13.21%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 7 (13.21%) vSphere
4 1 (1.89%) KVM
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.89%) RHEV
4 1 (1.89%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Clustering
1 7 (13.21%) NetBackup
1 7 (13.21%) Tivoli
2 6 (11.32%) MOM
3 5 (9.43%) HP SiteScope
4 3 (5.66%) SCCM
4 3 (5.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (5.66%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (33.96%) Red Hat
2 16 (30.19%) IBM
3 14 (26.42%) HP
4 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
5 9 (16.98%) Citrix
6 8 (15.09%) Oracle
6 8 (15.09%) VMware
7 7 (13.21%) CA
7 7 (13.21%) Veritas
8 6 (11.32%) BMC
9 3 (5.66%) ServiceNow
10 2 (3.77%) Avaya
10 2 (3.77%) Fujitsu
10 2 (3.77%) Nintex
10 2 (3.77%) Siemens