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 26 May 2015 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 105 69 81
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +12
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 13 35 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.64% 1.95% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 2.49% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 26 6
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£350 £325 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £210 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £380 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £22.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +3.52%
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
1716 1405 925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 84.20% 78.40% 73.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1182 983 505
Average daily rate £365 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £228 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 19 27
Average hourly rate £30.00 £16.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -31.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.24 £11.13 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £123.00 £110.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 26 May 2015.

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 26 May 2015. 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -27 12 £350 +2.94% 3
Disaster Recovery
Yorkshire

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 23 (39.66%) Microsoft
2 15 (25.86%) Business Continuity
3 13 (22.41%) SharePoint
4 12 (20.69%) ITIL
5 11 (18.97%) Finance
6 10 (17.24%) VMware
6 10 (17.24%) Service Management
6 10 (17.24%) Intranet
6 10 (17.24%) Visual Studio
6 10 (17.24%) CSS
6 10 (17.24%) C#
6 10 (17.24%) HTML
6 10 (17.24%) JavaScript
6 10 (17.24%) NHS
6 10 (17.24%) Office 365
6 10 (17.24%) User Experience
7 9 (15.52%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (15.52%) Windows
7 9 (15.52%) LAN
7 9 (15.52%) WAN
8 8 (13.79%) ITSM
8 8 (13.79%) Oracle
8 8 (13.79%) High Availability
9 7 (12.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (12.07%) Cisco
9 7 (12.07%) CCNA
9 7 (12.07%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (12.07%) MPLS
10 6 (10.34%) Project Management
10 6 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 13 (22.41%) SharePoint
2 9 (15.52%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (8.62%) MS Exchange
4 4 (6.90%) Apache
4 4 (6.90%) Tuxedo
4 4 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (6.90%) Lync
4 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.72%) SAS
6 1 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) BusinessWorks
1 4 (6.90%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (6.90%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (5.17%) Exstream
3 1 (1.72%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.24%) Office 365
2 4 (6.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.24%) Intranet
2 9 (15.52%) LAN
2 9 (15.52%) WAN
3 7 (12.07%) MPLS
4 6 (10.34%) Spanning Tree
4 6 (10.34%) VoIP
4 6 (10.34%) VLAN
5 5 (8.62%) Internet
5 5 (8.62%) DNS
6 4 (6.90%) IP Telephony
7 3 (5.17%) Firewall
8 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.72%) VPN
9 1 (1.72%) SSL
9 1 (1.72%) SAN
9 1 (1.72%) VPLS
9 1 (1.72%) Wireshark
9 1 (1.72%) Network Security
9 1 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.72%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
1 6 (10.34%) Oracle Database
2 5 (8.62%) Relational Database
2 5 (8.62%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (8.62%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.72%) Base SAS
4 1 (1.72%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.72%) SQLPlus
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (1.72%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (1.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (17.24%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.90%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.72%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.72%) LoadRunner
General
1 11 (18.97%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Banking
3 3 (5.17%) Publishing
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (20.69%) Analyst
2 9 (15.52%) Developer
2 9 (15.52%) SharePoint Developer
3 8 (13.79%) Architect
4 7 (12.07%) Author
4 7 (12.07%) Technical Author
5 5 (8.62%) Data Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Applications Architect
6 4 (6.90%) DBA
7 3 (5.17%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (5.17%) SQL DBA
8 2 (3.45%) UNIX Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Chief Architect
8 2 (3.45%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.45%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Consultant
8 2 (3.45%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.24%) CSS
1 10 (17.24%) HTML
2 4 (6.90%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 3 (5.17%) .NET
4 2 (3.45%) J2EE
4 2 (3.45%) Java EE
5 1 (1.72%) WCF
5 1 (1.72%) XML
5 1 (1.72%) XHTML
5 1 (1.72%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) NHS
1 10 (17.24%) User Experience
2 4 (6.90%) Blackberry
2 4 (6.90%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (5.17%) Data Integration
3 3 (5.17%) Graphic Design
3 3 (5.17%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.45%) Replication
4 2 (3.45%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.52%) Windows
2 7 (12.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (8.62%) Linux
4 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.45%) UNIX
5 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.72%) Solaris
6 1 (1.72%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.86%) Business Continuity
2 12 (20.69%) ITIL
3 10 (17.24%) Service Management
4 8 (13.79%) ITSM
4 8 (13.79%) High Availability
5 6 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (10.34%) Project Management
6 4 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (6.90%) TOGAF
6 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2
7 3 (5.17%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.17%) Business Analysis
7 3 (5.17%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.45%) Resilience Testing
8 2 (3.45%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (3.45%) Supplier Management
8 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (3.45%) Load Balancing
8 2 (3.45%) Waterfall
8 2 (3.45%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.24%) C#
1 10 (17.24%) JavaScript
2 5 (8.62%) SQL
3 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.45%) Perl
4 2 (3.45%) Java
5 1 (1.72%) PHP
5 1 (1.72%) VBA
5 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (12.07%) CCNA
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.62%) MCSE
3 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 4 (6.90%) MCTS
4 3 (5.17%) CISSP
4 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.72%) CISA
6 1 (1.72%) CISM
6 1 (1.72%) CCSA
6 1 (1.72%) CCSE
6 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.72%) Degree
6 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.72%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.72%) CCDA
6 1 (1.72%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) SLA
1 2 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.90%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.72%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) Tivoli
1 4 (6.90%) AirWatch
2 3 (5.17%) TeamSite
2 3 (5.17%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.72%) Nessus
3 1 (1.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (39.66%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.24%) VMware
3 8 (13.79%) Oracle
4 7 (12.07%) Cisco
5 4 (6.90%) TIBCO
5 4 (6.90%) Infor
5 4 (6.90%) HP
6 3 (5.17%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.72%) Splunk
7 1 (1.72%) Capita
7 1 (1.72%) Dell
7 1 (1.72%) Citrix
7 1 (1.72%) NetApp
7 1 (1.72%) Veritas
7 1 (1.72%) Siebel
7 1 (1.72%) Sun