The first table below looks at the demand for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 17 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 Tyne and Wear 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 50 24 29
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +5
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 7 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.32% 3.37% 2.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 4.90% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 4
Average daily rate £283 £301 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.99% -30.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £301 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £301 £561
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £27.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-35.18% -16.92%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
414 143 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 78.11% 68.75% 68.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 50 93
Average daily rate £300 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 11
Average hourly rate £19.75 £18.90 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.49% +35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.03 £13.11 £10.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £18.90 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Disaster Recovery
North East

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 17 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
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Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -29 7 £283 -5.99% 2
Disaster Recovery
North East

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 5 (71.43%) UNIX
1 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
3 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Service Management
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Workflow
3 3 (42.86%) HACMP
3 3 (42.86%) Middleware
3 3 (42.86%) IBM AIX Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 3 (42.86%) AIX
3 3 (42.86%) Solaris
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) IBM
3 3 (42.86%) Open Source
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (28.57%) SLA
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (28.57%) Windows

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle UPK
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
1 3 (42.86%) VPN
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) UNIX Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Applications Support
3 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
3 2 (28.57%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) HACMP
1 3 (42.86%) Open Source
2 2 (28.57%) Thin Client
2 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 2 (28.57%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX
2 3 (42.86%) AIX
2 3 (42.86%) Solaris
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
3 3 (42.86%) Service Management
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Workflow
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
4 2 (28.57%) Data Management
4 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
4 2 (28.57%) BCP
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Content Management
5 1 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (14.29%) SOA
5 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) IBM AIX Certification
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) CCA
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) Xen
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
1 2 (28.57%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) IBM
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix