The table below looks at the statistics for the Disaster Recovery Manager role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery Manager
Rank 602 573 589
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Disaster Recovery Manager 4 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.011% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.012% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
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£375 £450 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 - £338
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
52093 48868 53723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.10% 92.73% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 31576 29013 30174
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2015 2118 2639
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

Disaster Recovery Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Disaster Recovery Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Disaster Recovery Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Disaster Recovery Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Disaster Recovery Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Disaster Recovery Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Disaster Recovery Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Disaster Recovery Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Disaster Recovery Manager
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 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
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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
England -20 4 £375 -16.66% 1
East of England - 3 £375 -
Essex - 3 £375 -
Colchester - 2 £350 -
Edinburgh - - - -
Liverpool - - - -
London - - - - 1
Reading - - - -
Street - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Somerset - - - -
City of London - - - - 1
Merseyside - - - -
North West - - - -
South East - - - -
South West - - - -
Scotland - - - -

Disaster Recovery Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Disaster Recovery Manager in their job title 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 with Disaster Recovery Manager in their job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Service Management
4 2 (16.67%) SAN
4 2 (16.67%) BCP
4 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Management
5 1 (8.33%) Operations Management
5 1 (8.33%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
5 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
5 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Workflow
5 1 (8.33%) UNIX
5 1 (8.33%) Windows
5 1 (8.33%) Solaris
5 1 (8.33%) Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification

Disaster Recovery Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Disaster Recovery Manager in their job title 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 with Disaster Recovery Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Automotive
2 1 (8.33%) Law
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) PMI
1 1 (8.33%) Clustering
1 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Solaris
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security
4 2 (16.67%) Service Management
4 2 (16.67%) BCP
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Management
5 1 (8.33%) Operations Management
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
5 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
5 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Workflow
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
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