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 18 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 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 76 74 67
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 32 15 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.77% 1.13% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 1.54% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 7 10
Average daily rate £325 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £269 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £500 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £27.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-35.18% -16.92%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1371 975 1310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 76.04% 73.58% 73.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 929 506 709
Average daily rate £350 £330 £342
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £247 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £425 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 30 31
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.93 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.30% -9.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.83 £12.17 £11.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £27.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
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 18 April 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 18 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -8 18 £325 - 3
Bradford +6 7 £270 -20.58% 1
Halifax - - - - 1
Huddersfield - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
Disaster Recovery
Yorkshire

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 31 (68.89%) SQL
2 24 (53.33%) Windows
3 20 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 19 (42.22%) Microsoft
4 19 (42.22%) Performance Tuning
5 17 (37.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (37.78%) SAN
5 17 (37.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (35.56%) VMware
7 15 (33.33%) T-SQL
8 12 (26.67%) Clustering
9 10 (22.22%) Data Modelling
9 10 (22.22%) SLA
10 9 (20.00%) Oracle
10 9 (20.00%) Replication
10 9 (20.00%) Finance
10 9 (20.00%) QA
10 9 (20.00%) Data Architecture
11 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (17.78%) HP Quality Center
11 8 (17.78%) High Availability
11 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (17.78%) ISTQB
11 8 (17.78%) Oracle Database
11 8 (17.78%) Migration
11 8 (17.78%) HP
11 8 (17.78%) QuickTest Pro
12 7 (15.56%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (13.33%) Retail
13 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.44%) Lync
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) MS Project
2 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (37.78%) SAN
2 2 (4.44%) NetScaler
2 2 (4.44%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 17 (37.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (37.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (17.78%) Oracle Database
4 7 (15.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (4.44%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (4.44%) DTS
7 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Retail
3 5 (11.11%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 22 (48.89%) DBA
2 13 (28.89%) SQL DBA
3 12 (26.67%) SQL Server DBA
4 8 (17.78%) Administrator
4 8 (17.78%) Analyst
4 8 (17.78%) Test Analyst
4 8 (17.78%) Oracle DBA
5 6 (13.33%) VMWare Administrator
5 6 (13.33%) Storage Administrator
6 2 (4.44%) Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Security Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Information Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Senior DBA
7 1 (2.22%) Senior SQL Server DBA
7 1 (2.22%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Clustering
2 9 (20.00%) Replication
3 4 (8.89%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (53.33%) Windows
2 6 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 9 (20.00%) Data Architecture
4 8 (17.78%) High Availability
4 8 (17.78%) Migration
5 5 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (11.11%) Data Protection
6 3 (6.67%) Project Management
7 2 (4.44%) E-business
7 2 (4.44%) Data Security
7 2 (4.44%) Information Security
7 2 (4.44%) Database Security
7 2 (4.44%) Server Monitoring
7 2 (4.44%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.44%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (4.44%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.22%) Requirements Management
8 1 (2.22%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.22%) Change Control
8 1 (2.22%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 31 (68.89%) SQL
2 15 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) ISTQB
2 6 (13.33%) VCAP
2 6 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.22%) MCP
3 1 (2.22%) CISSP
3 1 (2.22%) OCP
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.22%) SLA
2 9 (20.00%) QA
3 2 (4.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (13.33%) vSphere
2 6 (13.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.44%) UAG
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.44%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 19 (42.22%) Microsoft
2 16 (35.56%) VMware
3 9 (20.00%) Oracle
4 8 (17.78%) HP
5 6 (13.33%) Dell
6 2 (4.44%) NetApp
6 2 (4.44%) Citrix
6 2 (4.44%) Cisco
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £380.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago