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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 88 101 124
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +23
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 30 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.25% 0.85% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 1.14% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 8
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£370 £225 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.44% -32.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £206 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £393 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.01% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.70 £19.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -14.44%
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
1802 1666 1982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 74.90% 74.57% 73.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1125 911 1062
Average daily rate £350 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 75 52
Average hourly rate £15.39 £38.50 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.03% +123.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £15.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +8 23 £370 +25.95% 13
North Yorkshire - 3 - -
South Yorkshire +5 2 £375 +76.47% 1
East Yorkshire - - - - 2
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (38.16%) Windows
2 25 (32.89%) SQL
3 21 (27.63%) VMware
4 19 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 18 (23.68%) Business Continuity
6 17 (22.37%) SQL Server
7 16 (21.05%) ITIL
7 16 (21.05%) SAN
8 14 (18.42%) T-SQL
9 13 (17.11%) UNIX
9 13 (17.11%) SLA
9 13 (17.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (17.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (15.79%) Service Management
11 11 (14.47%) Clustering
11 11 (14.47%) HP
11 11 (14.47%) Linux
11 11 (14.47%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (14.47%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (13.16%) High Availability
12 10 (13.16%) Service Delivery
13 9 (11.84%) Finance
13 9 (11.84%) Data Modelling
13 9 (11.84%) WAN
13 9 (11.84%) QuickTest Pro
13 9 (11.84%) HP Quality Center
13 9 (11.84%) QA
14 8 (10.53%) LAN
15 7 (9.21%) Project Management
15 7 (9.21%) ISTQB

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 2 (2.63%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.32%) Apache
2 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.32%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) MS Office
2 1 (1.32%) MS Project
2 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.05%) SAN
2 9 (11.84%) WAN
3 8 (10.53%) LAN
4 6 (7.89%) VLAN
5 5 (6.58%) Internet
6 4 (5.26%) VoIP
6 4 (5.26%) MPLS
7 3 (3.95%) Firewall
8 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.63%) VPN
9 1 (1.32%) VRRP
9 1 (1.32%) DHCP
9 1 (1.32%) HTTP
9 1 (1.32%) DNS
9 1 (1.32%) SSH
9 1 (1.32%) NAS
9 1 (1.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.37%) SQL Server
2 13 (17.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (17.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.63%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.32%) DataStage
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 9 (11.84%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.32%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.32%) Subversion
2 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (11.84%) Finance
2 3 (3.95%) Banking
3 2 (2.63%) Marketing
4 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (17.11%) DBA
2 12 (15.79%) SQL DBA
3 11 (14.47%) SQL Server DBA
4 10 (13.16%) Service Manager
4 10 (13.16%) Analyst
5 8 (10.53%) Test Analyst
5 8 (10.53%) Services Delivery Manager
5 8 (10.53%) Delivery Manager
6 7 (9.21%) Administrator
7 5 (6.58%) Consultant
7 5 (6.58%) UNIX Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Security Manager
8 4 (5.26%) Information Manager
8 4 (5.26%) Information Security Manager
9 3 (3.95%) Tester
9 3 (3.95%) Server Administrator
9 3 (3.95%) Migration Consultant
9 3 (3.95%) Storage Administrator
9 3 (3.95%) VMWare Administrator
9 3 (3.95%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.95%) Middleware
1 3 (3.95%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (2.63%) .NET
3 1 (1.32%) J2EE
3 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Clustering
2 4 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.26%) Replication
3 2 (2.63%) Open Source
3 2 (2.63%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.32%) HACMP
4 1 (1.32%) NHS
4 1 (1.32%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.32%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.32%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 29 (38.16%) Windows
2 13 (17.11%) UNIX
3 11 (14.47%) Linux
4 5 (6.58%) Solaris
5 3 (3.95%) AIX
5 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.68%) Business Continuity
2 16 (21.05%) ITIL
3 12 (15.79%) Service Management
4 11 (14.47%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (13.16%) High Availability
5 10 (13.16%) Service Delivery
6 9 (11.84%) Data Modelling
7 7 (9.21%) Project Management
8 5 (6.58%) Risk Management
8 5 (6.58%) Information Security
8 5 (6.58%) Data Architecture
9 4 (5.26%) Performance Testing
9 4 (5.26%) Supplier Management
9 4 (5.26%) Risk Analysis
9 4 (5.26%) Capacity Management
9 4 (5.26%) Migration
9 4 (5.26%) Data Security
9 4 (5.26%) E-Commerce
10 3 (3.95%) PRINCE2
10 3 (3.95%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 25 (32.89%) SQL
2 14 (18.42%) T-SQL
3 3 (3.95%) Python
4 2 (2.63%) VB
4 2 (2.63%) C#
4 2 (2.63%) C++
4 2 (2.63%) Java
5 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.32%) Ruby
5 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (9.21%) ISTQB
2 4 (5.26%) CCNA
2 4 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.95%) CISSP
3 3 (3.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (3.95%) VCAP
3 3 (3.95%) Degree
4 2 (2.63%) CISA
5 1 (1.32%) IBM AIX Certification
5 1 (1.32%) PCI QSA
5 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.11%) SLA
2 9 (11.84%) QA
3 6 (7.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (3.95%) BS25999
6 1 (1.32%) Basel II
6 1 (1.32%) COREP
6 1 (1.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (14.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.26%) vSphere
2 4 (5.26%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.32%) GPFS
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.32%) LiteSpeed
Systems Management
1 9 (11.84%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.32%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (1.32%) Foglight
2 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.32%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 21 (27.63%) VMware
2 19 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (14.47%) HP
4 5 (6.58%) Red Hat
4 5 (6.58%) Cisco
5 4 (5.26%) Oracle
6 3 (3.95%) Dell
7 2 (2.63%) Brocade
7 2 (2.63%) Splunk
7 2 (2.63%) IBM
8 1 (1.32%) NetApp
8 1 (1.32%) Citrix
8 1 (1.32%) JBoss
8 1 (1.32%) Actimize
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