The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 81 97 95
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 43 18 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.62% 0.79% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 1.06% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 7 9
Average daily rate
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£375 £251 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.70% -28.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £250 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £375 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -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
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2034 1692 1723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 76.64% 74.60% 72.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1344 1022 859
Average daily rate £375 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 50 69
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.25 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.24% -17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £10.46 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £40.00
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 Yorkshire

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

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Yorkshire region.

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
West Yorkshire +2 27 £375 +30.32% 5
South Yorkshire - 5 £179 - 1
North Yorkshire -3 3 £375 - 2
East Yorkshire - 2 £313 - 3
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 29 (40.85%) Business Continuity
2 20 (28.17%) VMware
2 20 (28.17%) ITIL
3 18 (25.35%) Windows
4 15 (21.13%) Project Management
5 13 (18.31%) Oracle
6 12 (16.90%) Apache
6 12 (16.90%) Cisco
6 12 (16.90%) Finance
7 11 (15.49%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (15.49%) DNS
7 11 (15.49%) Red Hat
7 11 (15.49%) Linux
7 11 (15.49%) UNIX
8 10 (14.08%) Active Directory
9 9 (12.68%) Microsoft
9 9 (12.68%) Service Delivery
10 8 (11.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (9.86%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (9.86%) Capacity Management
11 7 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (9.86%) Business Analysis
11 7 (9.86%) CISSP
11 7 (9.86%) PRINCE2
11 7 (9.86%) JBoss
11 7 (9.86%) Tomcat
11 7 (9.86%) E-Commerce
11 7 (9.86%) WAN
12 6 (8.45%) LAN
12 6 (8.45%) Solaris

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 12 (16.90%) Apache
2 7 (9.86%) JBoss
2 7 (9.86%) Tomcat
3 6 (8.45%) WebSphere
4 4 (5.63%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.23%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (4.23%) TeamSite
5 3 (4.23%) Tuxedo
5 3 (4.23%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Exstream
1 3 (4.23%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (4.23%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (4.23%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.41%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.49%) DNS
2 7 (9.86%) WAN
3 6 (8.45%) LAN
3 6 (8.45%) MPLS
4 5 (7.04%) VLAN
4 5 (7.04%) SAN
5 4 (5.63%) VoIP
5 4 (5.63%) DHCP
5 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.63%) Internet
6 3 (4.23%) Firewall
6 3 (4.23%) HTTP
7 2 (2.82%) VPN
7 2 (2.82%) SSL
7 2 (2.82%) OSPF
7 2 (2.82%) BGP
7 2 (2.82%) EIGRP
7 2 (2.82%) VRRP
7 2 (2.82%) IPsec
7 2 (2.82%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.63%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.23%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.23%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Subversion
1 3 (4.23%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.23%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.41%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 12 (16.90%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) Banking
3 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.82%) Marketing
4 1 (1.41%) Retail
4 1 (1.41%) Front Office
4 1 (1.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (18.31%) Analyst
2 7 (9.86%) Business Analyst
2 7 (9.86%) Architect
3 5 (7.04%) Project Manager
4 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (5.63%) Service Manager
4 4 (5.63%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (5.63%) Storage Engineer
4 4 (5.63%) Senior Storage Engineer
5 3 (4.23%) Security Manager
5 3 (4.23%) IT Services Manager
5 3 (4.23%) Applications Architect
5 3 (4.23%) UNIX Engineer
5 3 (4.23%) DBA
6 2 (2.82%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (2.82%) Administrator
6 2 (2.82%) Programme Manager
6 2 (2.82%) Network Engineer
6 2 (2.82%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (2.82%) IT Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.23%) J2EE
1 3 (4.23%) Web Services
2 2 (2.82%) .NET
2 2 (2.82%) Middleware
2 2 (2.82%) Java EE
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.41%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.63%) CLARiiON
3 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.82%) Clustering
4 1 (1.41%) Statistics
4 1 (1.41%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.41%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.35%) Windows
2 11 (15.49%) Linux
2 11 (15.49%) UNIX
3 8 (11.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (8.45%) Solaris
5 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.82%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (40.85%) Business Continuity
2 20 (28.17%) ITIL
3 15 (21.13%) Project Management
4 11 (15.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (12.68%) Service Delivery
6 7 (9.86%) Capacity Management
6 7 (9.86%) Business Analysis
6 7 (9.86%) PRINCE2
6 7 (9.86%) E-Commerce
7 6 (8.45%) BCP
7 6 (8.45%) Service Management
8 5 (7.04%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (7.04%) TOGAF
8 5 (7.04%) High Availability
9 4 (5.63%) PRINCE
9 4 (5.63%) Information Security
9 4 (5.63%) Waterfall
9 4 (5.63%) Performance Testing
10 3 (4.23%) Problem Management
10 3 (4.23%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.45%) SQL
2 4 (5.63%) Shell Script
2 4 (5.63%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.23%) Ruby
3 3 (4.23%) Java
4 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (9.86%) CISSP
2 6 (8.45%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (8.45%) CCNA
3 5 (7.04%) CISA
4 4 (5.63%) Degree
5 3 (4.23%) CISM
5 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.82%) MCSE
6 2 (2.82%) MCSA
6 2 (2.82%) CCDA
6 2 (2.82%) CCDP
6 2 (2.82%) CCNP
6 2 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.82%) VCAP
6 2 (2.82%) VCP5
6 2 (2.82%) CCSE
6 2 (2.82%) CCSA
6 2 (2.82%) CEH
6 2 (2.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.82%) CHFI
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) SLA
1 4 (5.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (5.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.82%) COBIT
2 2 (2.82%) QA
3 1 (1.41%) BS25999
3 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (14.08%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.63%) vSphere
3 4 (5.63%) vCloud
4 3 (4.23%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 2 (2.82%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) EMC Navisphere
1 4 (5.63%) NetBackup
1 4 (5.63%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (5.63%) Puppet
1 4 (5.63%) ZABBIX
1 4 (5.63%) Red Hat Satellite
1 4 (5.63%) SCOM
2 3 (4.23%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.23%) CA SiteMinder
2 3 (4.23%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.41%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (28.17%) VMware
2 13 (18.31%) Oracle
3 12 (16.90%) Cisco
4 11 (15.49%) Red Hat
5 9 (12.68%) Microsoft
6 5 (7.04%) Symantec
6 5 (7.04%) NetApp
7 4 (5.63%) HP
7 4 (5.63%) EMC
7 4 (5.63%) McAfee
8 3 (4.23%) Infor
8 3 (4.23%) TIBCO
8 3 (4.23%) IBM
9 2 (2.82%) SAP
9 2 (2.82%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.41%) Actimize