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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 97 81 56
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -25
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 7 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.58% 0.12% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.14% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 8
Median daily rate £350 - £395
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 - £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 - £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £21.65
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -12.24%
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
1025 720 453
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 84.99% 85.01% 82.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 750 507 304
Median daily rate £400 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £580 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 16 24
Median hourly rate £32.66 £25.50 £21.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.05% +16.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £43.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -21 7 £350 - 2
Disaster Recovery
North East

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 24 (60.00%) Server Building
2 23 (57.50%) Unix
3 21 (52.50%) Configuration Management
4 19 (47.50%) Windows
4 19 (47.50%) Security Cleared
5 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
6 17 (42.50%) SC Cleared
7 16 (40.00%) Incident Management
7 16 (40.00%) TCP/IP
7 16 (40.00%) SLA
7 16 (40.00%) HP
7 16 (40.00%) SAN
7 16 (40.00%) Firmware
7 16 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 16 (40.00%) AAT
8 15 (37.50%) ITIL
8 15 (37.50%) Solaris
9 14 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
10 13 (32.50%) Firewall
10 13 (32.50%) Management Information System
11 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (27.50%) Operations Management
11 11 (27.50%) Performance Management
11 11 (27.50%) Linux
11 11 (27.50%) Change Management
11 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (27.50%) Mentoring
11 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (25.00%) High Availability

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 8 (20.00%) IIS
2 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) InfoPath
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) IaaS
1 1 (2.50%) PaaS
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (40.00%) SAN
1 16 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 13 (32.50%) Firewall
3 6 (15.00%) LAN
3 6 (15.00%) VPN
3 6 (15.00%) WAN
4 2 (5.00%) Extranet
4 2 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.00%) DB2
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.50%) OLAP
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle OLAP
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Administrator
2 8 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (17.50%) Solaris Administrator
4 6 (15.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 6 (15.00%) Wintel Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Subject Matter Expert
5 5 (12.50%) Unix Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Support Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) AIX Administrator
7 3 (7.50%) Unix Administrator
8 2 (5.00%) AIX Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.00%) Consultant
8 2 (5.00%) Software Consultant
8 2 (5.00%) Unix Support
8 2 (5.00%) Unix Support Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.00%) Wintel Support
8 2 (5.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Architect
9 1 (2.50%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) Middleware
2 1 (2.50%) ISPF
2 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (32.50%) Management Information System
3 8 (20.00%) Clustering
4 6 (15.00%) HACMP
5 2 (5.00%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.50%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 23 (57.50%) Unix
2 19 (47.50%) Windows
3 15 (37.50%) Solaris
4 11 (27.50%) Linux
4 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (25.00%) AIX
6 9 (22.50%) Windows Server
7 3 (7.50%) HPUX
8 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (5.00%) zOS
9 1 (2.50%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) Server Building
2 21 (52.50%) Configuration Management
3 16 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 16 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 15 (37.50%) ITIL
5 11 (27.50%) Change Management
5 11 (27.50%) Mentoring
5 11 (27.50%) Operations Management
5 11 (27.50%) Performance Management
6 10 (25.00%) High Availability
7 8 (20.00%) Change Control
7 8 (20.00%) Service Management
8 6 (15.00%) Open Source
8 6 (15.00%) Problem Management
8 6 (15.00%) Time Management
9 4 (10.00%) Business Continuity
9 4 (10.00%) ITIL V3
9 4 (10.00%) Lean Six Sigma
9 4 (10.00%) Six Sigma
9 4 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) SQL
2 8 (20.00%) Perl
2 8 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 8 (20.00%) VB
3 3 (7.50%) VBScript
4 1 (2.50%) Java
4 1 (2.50%) REXX
Qualifications
1 19 (47.50%) Security Cleared
2 17 (42.50%) SC Cleared
3 16 (40.00%) AAT
4 8 (20.00%) MCSE
4 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (15.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (15.00%) IBM AIX Certification
6 2 (5.00%) Degree
7 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
7 1 (2.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (40.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 16 (40.00%) Firmware
2 8 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 7 (17.50%) vSphere
4 6 (15.00%) GPFS
5 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.50%) KVM
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.50%) RHEV
5 1 (2.50%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (2.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 8 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 8 (20.00%) Tivoli
2 7 (17.50%) MOM
3 6 (15.00%) HP SiteScope
4 3 (7.50%) SCCM
4 3 (7.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (7.50%) WSUS
5 1 (2.50%) OMEGAMON
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) HP
2 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
3 9 (22.50%) CA
3 9 (22.50%) Oracle
4 8 (20.00%) BMC
4 8 (20.00%) Citrix
4 8 (20.00%) IBM
4 8 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 8 (20.00%) Veritas
4 8 (20.00%) VMware
5 3 (7.50%) ServiceNow
6 2 (5.00%) Fujitsu
6 2 (5.00%) Nintex
6 2 (5.00%) Siemens
7 1 (2.50%) BT
7 1 (2.50%) Computacenter