The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 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 West Yorkshire 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 69 82 103
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +21
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 29 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.72% 1.04% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 1.40% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 7
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£350 £213 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.70% -36.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £168 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £308 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £371 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.78% +6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £16.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-14.92% -25.55%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1309 1145 1374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 77.64% 74.35% 73.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 858 613 780
Average daily rate £350 £320 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 40 34
Average hourly rate £15.00 £36.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.33% +132.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Disaster Recovery
Yorkshire

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 23 July 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 23 July 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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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 +20 19 £380 - 3
Bradford +3 4 £209 -4.57% 1
Cleckheaton - - - -
Halifax - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
Disaster Recovery
Yorkshire

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 26 (43.33%) Windows
2 25 (41.67%) SQL
3 21 (35.00%) VMware
4 17 (28.33%) SAN
5 16 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 15 (25.00%) Business Continuity
7 13 (21.67%) T-SQL
7 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
8 12 (20.00%) ITIL
8 12 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (20.00%) QA
9 11 (18.33%) HP Quality Center
9 11 (18.33%) High Availability
9 11 (18.33%) SLA
9 11 (18.33%) HP
9 11 (18.33%) QuickTest Pro
9 11 (18.33%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (16.67%) Service Management
10 10 (16.67%) Finance
10 10 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (15.00%) ISTQB
11 9 (15.00%) Clustering
11 9 (15.00%) Service Delivery
11 9 (15.00%) Data Modelling
12 8 (13.33%) Linux
12 8 (13.33%) Data Architecture
13 7 (11.67%) UNIX
14 6 (10.00%) Dell
14 6 (10.00%) VMware ESX

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 1 (1.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Office
2 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (28.33%) SAN
2 5 (8.33%) Internet
3 4 (6.67%) MPLS
3 4 (6.67%) VLAN
3 4 (6.67%) LAN
3 4 (6.67%) VoIP
3 4 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 11 (18.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 10 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (21.67%) DBA
2 12 (20.00%) Analyst
3 11 (18.33%) SQL DBA
4 10 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
4 10 (16.67%) Service Manager
4 10 (16.67%) Test Analyst
5 8 (13.33%) Administrator
5 8 (13.33%) Services Delivery Manager
5 8 (13.33%) Delivery Manager
6 6 (10.00%) Storage Administrator
6 6 (10.00%) VMWare Administrator
7 4 (6.67%) Security Manager
7 4 (6.67%) Information Manager
7 4 (6.67%) Information Security Manager
8 3 (5.00%) Tester
8 3 (5.00%) IT Services Manager
9 2 (3.33%) Non-Functional Tester
9 2 (3.33%) Service Continuity Manager
9 2 (3.33%) Architect
9 2 (3.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (3.33%) .NET
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) Clustering
2 6 (10.00%) Replication
3 4 (6.67%) NHS
3 4 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.33%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 26 (43.33%) Windows
2 8 (13.33%) Linux
3 7 (11.67%) UNIX
4 1 (1.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 12 (20.00%) ITIL
3 11 (18.33%) High Availability
3 11 (18.33%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (16.67%) Service Management
5 9 (15.00%) Service Delivery
5 9 (15.00%) Data Modelling
6 8 (13.33%) Data Architecture
7 5 (8.33%) Data Protection
7 5 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (6.67%) Information Security
8 4 (6.67%) Supplier Management
8 4 (6.67%) Data Security
9 3 (5.00%) Risk Management
9 3 (5.00%) Test Scripting
9 3 (5.00%) Capacity Management
10 2 (3.33%) E-Commerce
10 2 (3.33%) Performance Testing
10 2 (3.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 25 (41.67%) SQL
2 13 (21.67%) T-SQL
3 3 (5.00%) Python
4 2 (3.33%) VB
4 2 (3.33%) C#
4 2 (3.33%) C++
4 2 (3.33%) Java
5 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (10.00%) VCAP
2 6 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (6.67%) CCNA
4 3 (5.00%) CISSP
5 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.00%) QA
2 11 (18.33%) SLA
3 4 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (5.00%) BS25999
System Software
1 10 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.00%) vSphere
2 6 (10.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (18.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (35.00%) VMware
2 16 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (18.33%) HP
4 6 (10.00%) Dell
5 4 (6.67%) Cisco
6 2 (3.33%) Oracle
6 2 (3.33%) Splunk
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