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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Disaster Recovery
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 88 107 59
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -48
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 13 6 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.91% 0.30% 2.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.36% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 39
Median daily rate £388 £339 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.39% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £281 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £363 £427
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £365 £385
% change year-on-year
-0.68% -5.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £51.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-59.31% +168.42%

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
1191 1648 1498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.40% 82.40% 84.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 772 1130 1035
Median daily rate £404 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.00% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 37 33
Median hourly rate £14.00 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £12.00 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.31 £21.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Disaster Recovery as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +16 11 £400 +16.36% 3
Bradford - 1 £375 - 2
Disaster Recovery
Yorkshire

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) SQL
3 9 (45.00%) VMware
4 8 (40.00%) Finance
4 8 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
5 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
6 6 (30.00%) Unix
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (30.00%) Change Management
6 6 (30.00%) Replication
7 5 (25.00%) High Availability
7 5 (25.00%) DB2 UDB
7 5 (25.00%) AWK
7 5 (25.00%) NetApp
7 5 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 5 (25.00%) HACMP
7 5 (25.00%) OLTP
7 5 (25.00%) Cisco
7 5 (25.00%) ETL
7 5 (25.00%) DB2
8 4 (20.00%) Linux
8 4 (20.00%) Citrix
8 4 (20.00%) Avaya
9 3 (15.00%) Private Cloud
9 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (15.00%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (15.00%) RedGate
9 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) CloudStack
2 1 (5.00%) JBoss
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (5.00%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (5.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Firewall
1 3 (15.00%) SAN
2 2 (10.00%) LAN
2 2 (10.00%) WAN
3 1 (5.00%) DHCP
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (5.00%) SMS
3 1 (5.00%) SNMP
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
3 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) DB2
2 5 (25.00%) DB2 UDB
2 5 (25.00%) OLTP
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) GitLab
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
1 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) DBA
2 7 (35.00%) Administrator
3 5 (25.00%) DB2 DBA
4 4 (20.00%) DB2 Administrator
4 4 (20.00%) Engineering Manager
4 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
4 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (5.00%) Change Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) IT Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) SQL DBA
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Replication
2 5 (25.00%) HACMP
3 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.00%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (15.00%) Private Cloud
4 2 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (10.00%) Public Cloud
5 1 (5.00%) PKI
5 1 (5.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (30.00%) Unix
4 4 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Phone
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (30.00%) Change Management
4 5 (25.00%) ETL
4 5 (25.00%) High Availability
5 3 (15.00%) Migration
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.00%) DevOps
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.00%) Scrum
6 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (5.00%) DSDM
7 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.00%) HOOD
7 1 (5.00%) Service Management
7 1 (5.00%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) AWK
3 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (10.00%) Python
4 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.00%) C#
5 1 (5.00%) Korn
5 1 (5.00%) PHP
5 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) vSphere
3 1 (5.00%) NFS
3 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (5.00%) vCloud
3 1 (5.00%) Xen
3 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Puppet
3 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.00%) Ansible
4 1 (5.00%) Nagios
4 1 (5.00%) PowerCLI
4 1 (5.00%) RANCID
4 1 (5.00%) SCCM
4 1 (5.00%) SCOM
4 1 (5.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) VMware
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco
3 5 (25.00%) NetApp
4 4 (20.00%) Avaya
4 4 (20.00%) Citrix
5 3 (15.00%) IDERA
5 3 (15.00%) RedGate
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle
7 1 (5.00%) Arista
7 1 (5.00%) Dell
7 1 (5.00%) EMC
7 1 (5.00%) EnterpriseDB
7 1 (5.00%) HP
7 1 (5.00%) Juniper
7 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.00%) Veeam
7 1 (5.00%) Zerto