The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 11 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 3.66% 2.33% 3.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.77% 6.25% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £30.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-30.83% +42.85%
Disaster Recovery
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
52 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 63.41% 37.21% 51.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 11 4
Average daily rate £350 £380 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -27.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £175 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £510 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 5
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £23.53
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -44.75%
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 Wolverhampton

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

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) LAMP
2 2 (33.33%) Samba
2 2 (33.33%) Debian
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
2 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) ZABBIX
2 2 (33.33%) nginx
2 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) Puppet
2 2 (33.33%) Hudson
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Resilience Testing

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Hudson
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Backup Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Debian
1 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) AIX
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Resilience Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Ruby
1 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Samba
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) ZABBIX
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Brocade
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) CommVault
2 1 (16.67%) Hitachi