The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Disaster Recovery Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery Consultant
Rank 645 630 630
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Contract jobs requiring a Disaster Recovery Consultant 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.005% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.006% 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £350 - £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50811 53185 51069
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.71% 94.78% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 33087 33473 31333
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1525 2016 2057
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Disaster Recovery Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Disaster Recovery Consultant in the job title.

Disaster Recovery Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Disaster Recovery Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery Consultant within the UK.

Disaster Recovery Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Disaster Recovery Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery Consultant within the UK.

Disaster Recovery Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Disaster Recovery Consultant Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, Disaster Recovery Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Disaster Recovery Consultant in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
4 2 (25.00%) Workflow
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) Billing
4 2 (25.00%) Workflow Management
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (12.50%) Market Research
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) DNS
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Mercator
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Replication
5 1 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) Information Security

Disaster Recovery Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
General
1 2 (25.00%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow Management
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security
4 1 (12.50%) Market Research
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) Mercator
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) VMware