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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 109 86 102
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +16
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 31 34 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.04% 1.45% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.91% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 19 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £363 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +70.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £198 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £450 £294
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £413 £371
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £13.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.25% -22.85%
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
2370 1782 1562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 79.40% 76.02% 74.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1685 1114 854
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £462 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 50 63
Average hourly rate £20.50 £15.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.66% -60.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.16% -14.51%

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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 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
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 -29 20 £300 -16.66% 12
South Yorkshire -3 8 £300 -25.00% 4
North Yorkshire -6 3 £370 -
East Yorkshire - 3 £350 - 6
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 16 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 15 (26.79%) SQL Server
2 15 (26.79%) Microsoft
3 14 (25.00%) SQL
3 14 (25.00%) ITIL
3 14 (25.00%) Windows
4 13 (23.21%) Service Management
5 12 (21.43%) Cisco
6 10 (17.86%) Active Directory
6 10 (17.86%) SAN
7 9 (16.07%) LAN
7 9 (16.07%) WAN
7 9 (16.07%) Finance
7 9 (16.07%) VMware
8 8 (14.29%) T-SQL
9 7 (12.50%) Oracle
9 7 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (12.50%) CCNA
9 7 (12.50%) MPLS
9 7 (12.50%) Project Management
9 7 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
10 6 (10.71%) Splunk
10 6 (10.71%) VLAN
10 6 (10.71%) Workflow
10 6 (10.71%) VoIP
10 6 (10.71%) MS Exchange
11 5 (8.93%) SharePoint
11 5 (8.93%) UNIX
11 5 (8.93%) Internet
11 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 6 (10.71%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (8.93%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (5.36%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (5.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (3.57%) Lync
5 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.79%) SAS
6 1 (1.79%) IIS
6 1 (1.79%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Office
2 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.86%) SAN
2 9 (16.07%) LAN
2 9 (16.07%) WAN
3 7 (12.50%) MPLS
4 6 (10.71%) VLAN
4 6 (10.71%) VoIP
5 5 (8.93%) Internet
5 5 (8.93%) Spanning Tree
6 4 (7.14%) Firewall
7 2 (3.57%) IP Telephony
7 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.57%) DNS
7 2 (3.57%) SSL
8 1 (1.79%) LDAP
8 1 (1.79%) ATM
8 1 (1.79%) DSL
8 1 (1.79%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.79%) Network Security
8 1 (1.79%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.79%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.57%) MySQL
4 1 (1.79%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.79%) SQLPlus
4 1 (1.79%) OLAP
4 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.79%) Base SAS
4 1 (1.79%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) HP UFT
1 1 (1.79%) LoadRunner
1 1 (1.79%) Subversion
1 1 (1.79%) Selenium
1 1 (1.79%) FitNesse
1 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.79%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.79%) SoapUI
1 1 (1.79%) SpecFlow
1 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (16.07%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.57%) Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Publishing
3 1 (1.79%) Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Law
3 1 (1.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (25.00%) Analyst
2 9 (16.07%) DBA
3 8 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 5 (8.93%) SQL Server DBA
4 5 (8.93%) Data Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Author
5 4 (7.14%) Technical Author
6 3 (5.36%) Architect
6 3 (5.36%) Test Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (3.57%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Network Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Consultant
7 2 (3.57%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Data Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Chief Architect
7 2 (3.57%) Data Centre Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) XML
1 3 (5.36%) .NET
2 2 (3.57%) WCF
2 2 (3.57%) Web Services
3 1 (1.79%) WF
3 1 (1.79%) REST
3 1 (1.79%) SOAP
3 1 (1.79%) XSD
3 1 (1.79%) XSLT
3 1 (1.79%) WSDL
3 1 (1.79%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.14%) Clustering
3 3 (5.36%) Replication
3 3 (5.36%) NHS
3 3 (5.36%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.36%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (3.57%) Life Science
4 2 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.79%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.79%) Statistics
5 1 (1.79%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (1.79%) Wiki
5 1 (1.79%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.79%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.79%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (8.93%) UNIX
2 5 (8.93%) Ubuntu
2 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.14%) CentOS
3 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.36%) Linux
5 2 (3.57%) Solaris
6 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 14 (25.00%) ITIL
3 13 (23.21%) Service Management
4 7 (12.50%) Project Management
4 7 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
5 6 (10.71%) Workflow
6 4 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 4 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (7.14%) Data Protection
7 3 (5.36%) High Availability
7 3 (5.36%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (5.36%) Capacity Management
7 3 (5.36%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.36%) Project Planning
7 3 (5.36%) Migration
7 3 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.36%) BCP
8 2 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.00%) SQL
2 8 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 4 (7.14%) Python
4 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.57%) Perl
6 1 (1.79%) PHP
6 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.79%) VBA
6 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (12.50%) CCNA
2 3 (5.36%) MCTS
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.36%) MCSE
2 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) CISSP
4 1 (1.79%) MCITP
4 1 (1.79%) CISA
4 1 (1.79%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.79%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 10 (17.86%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.93%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.14%) VMware Server
4 3 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.79%) SRDF
5 1 (1.79%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.57%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (1.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.79%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.79%) Nessus
3 1 (1.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (26.79%) Microsoft
2 12 (21.43%) Cisco
3 9 (16.07%) VMware
4 7 (12.50%) Oracle
5 6 (10.71%) Splunk
6 3 (5.36%) NetApp
6 3 (5.36%) HP
7 2 (3.57%) IBM
7 2 (3.57%) Citrix
8 1 (1.79%) Veritas
8 1 (1.79%) AppSense
8 1 (1.79%) Capita
8 1 (1.79%) Brocade
8 1 (1.79%) Veeam
8 1 (1.79%) Siebel
8 1 (1.79%) Dell
8 1 (1.79%) EMC
8 1 (1.79%) Sun
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Integrity IT Solutions
Rate: Excellent
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions Limited
Rate: EXCELLENT
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £420 per day 6 Months initially
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East Riding
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Rate: £200 - £220 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago