The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 81 78 87
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 26 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.41% 0.94% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 1.22% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 8
Average daily rate
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£375 £288 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.32% -20.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £250 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £375 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £30.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-35.00% +42.85%
Disaster Recovery
Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1441 1228 1215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 78.32% 76.70% 74.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 995 757 627
Average daily rate £388 £340 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.97% +2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £463 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 17 42
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.95% +13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.85 £12.80 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £167.50 £114.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Leeds -3 20 £375 +50.00%
Bradford -6 3 £415 +18.57%
Halifax - - - - 1
Heckmondwike - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 1
Disaster Recovery
Yorkshire

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 20 (41.67%) Business Continuity
2 15 (31.25%) ITIL
3 14 (29.17%) VMware
4 12 (25.00%) Project Management
5 11 (22.92%) Windows
6 9 (18.75%) Service Delivery
7 8 (16.67%) Apache
7 8 (16.67%) Cisco
7 8 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (14.58%) Capacity Management
8 7 (14.58%) DNS
8 7 (14.58%) UNIX
8 7 (14.58%) WAN
8 7 (14.58%) Linux
8 7 (14.58%) Finance
9 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (12.50%) Service Management
9 6 (12.50%) MPLS
9 6 (12.50%) CCNA
9 6 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (12.50%) PRINCE2
9 6 (12.50%) LAN
10 5 (10.42%) E-Commerce
10 5 (10.42%) Red Hat
10 5 (10.42%) CISSP
10 5 (10.42%) TOGAF
10 5 (10.42%) VLAN
10 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 8 (16.67%) Apache
2 3 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.25%) Tuxedo
2 3 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.25%) TeamSite
2 3 (6.25%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (6.25%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.25%) JBoss
3 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (6.25%) Exstream
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.08%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) WAN
1 7 (14.58%) DNS
2 6 (12.50%) LAN
2 6 (12.50%) MPLS
3 5 (10.42%) VLAN
4 4 (8.33%) Internet
4 4 (8.33%) VoIP
4 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.25%) HTTP
5 3 (6.25%) SAN
5 3 (6.25%) Firewall
6 2 (4.17%) IPsec
6 2 (4.17%) OSPF
6 2 (4.17%) BGP
6 2 (4.17%) EIGRP
6 2 (4.17%) VRRP
6 2 (4.17%) VPN
6 2 (4.17%) SSL
6 2 (4.17%) VPLS
6 2 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (6.25%) Subversion
1 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.08%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Front Office
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (14.58%) Architect
1 7 (14.58%) Analyst
2 5 (10.42%) Project Manager
3 4 (8.33%) Service Manager
4 3 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 3 (6.25%) Applications Architect
4 3 (6.25%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Technical Leader
5 2 (4.17%) Security Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Service Continuity Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Information Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Network Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Data Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.17%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) J2EE
1 3 (6.25%) Web Services
2 2 (4.17%) Java EE
2 2 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) Replication
3 1 (2.08%) Clustering
3 1 (2.08%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.92%) Windows
2 8 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (14.58%) UNIX
3 7 (14.58%) Linux
4 2 (4.17%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) Business Continuity
2 15 (31.25%) ITIL
3 12 (25.00%) Project Management
4 9 (18.75%) Service Delivery
5 7 (14.58%) Capacity Management
6 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (12.50%) Service Management
6 6 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 5 (10.42%) E-Commerce
7 5 (10.42%) TOGAF
8 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (6.25%) Business Analysis
8 3 (6.25%) Supplier Management
8 3 (6.25%) Performance Testing
8 3 (6.25%) PRINCE
8 3 (6.25%) Workflow
8 3 (6.25%) Information Security
8 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.25%) Business Continuity Planning
8 3 (6.25%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) Java
1 3 (6.25%) Ruby
1 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.08%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) CCNA
1 6 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (10.42%) CISSP
3 2 (4.17%) VCAP
3 2 (4.17%) VCP5
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.17%) CCDA
3 2 (4.17%) CCDP
3 2 (4.17%) MCSE
3 2 (4.17%) MCSA
3 2 (4.17%) CCNP
3 2 (4.17%) CCSA
3 2 (4.17%) CCSE
3 2 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (4.17%) Degree
4 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.08%) CHFI
4 1 (2.08%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.17%) SLA
2 2 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.08%) COBIT
3 1 (2.08%) QA
3 1 (2.08%) BS25999
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.25%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (4.17%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Tivoli
1 3 (6.25%) CA SiteMinder
1 3 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (29.17%) VMware
2 8 (16.67%) Cisco
3 5 (10.42%) Red Hat
4 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.33%) HP
4 4 (8.33%) Oracle
5 3 (6.25%) Infor
5 3 (6.25%) IBM
5 3 (6.25%) TIBCO
6 2 (4.17%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.08%) Symantec
7 1 (2.08%) NetApp
7 1 (2.08%) Actimize