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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 121 72 101
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +29
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 19 49 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.68% 2.01% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 2.71% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 31 6
Average daily rate
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£338 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £210 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £379 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
-2.96% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £20.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+48.78% -3.52%
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
2272 1807 1322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 80.94% 74.24% 72.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1569 1198 731
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 £221 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £452 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 47 44
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -48.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £100.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 -38 14 £350 +7.69% 12
South Yorkshire -13 3 £338 +24.19% 1
East Yorkshire - 2 £325 - 2
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 23 (33.82%) Microsoft
2 21 (30.88%) Business Continuity
3 13 (19.12%) Service Management
3 13 (19.12%) SharePoint
4 12 (17.65%) ITIL
4 12 (17.65%) Finance
5 11 (16.18%) Windows
6 10 (14.71%) Visual Studio
6 10 (14.71%) CSS
6 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
6 10 (14.71%) C#
6 10 (14.71%) HTML
6 10 (14.71%) JavaScript
6 10 (14.71%) NHS
6 10 (14.71%) Intranet
6 10 (14.71%) Office 365
6 10 (14.71%) User Experience
7 9 (13.24%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (13.24%) High Availability
7 9 (13.24%) VMware
7 9 (13.24%) Oracle
7 9 (13.24%) LAN
7 9 (13.24%) WAN
8 8 (11.76%) Cisco
8 8 (11.76%) SQL
8 8 (11.76%) ITSM
9 7 (10.29%) MPLS
9 7 (10.29%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (10.29%) CCNA

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 13 (19.12%) SharePoint
2 9 (13.24%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (8.82%) MS Exchange
4 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (5.88%) Tuxedo
5 4 (5.88%) Lync
5 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.94%) Apache
8 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.47%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (1.47%) SAS
8 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) BusinessWorks
1 4 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (5.88%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (4.41%) Exstream
3 1 (1.47%) Agresso
3 1 (1.47%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.71%) Office 365
2 4 (5.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.71%) Intranet
2 9 (13.24%) LAN
2 9 (13.24%) WAN
3 7 (10.29%) MPLS
4 6 (8.82%) VoIP
4 6 (8.82%) VLAN
4 6 (8.82%) Spanning Tree
5 5 (7.35%) Internet
6 4 (5.88%) Firewall
6 4 (5.88%) IP Telephony
7 3 (4.41%) DNS
8 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.47%) Network Security
9 1 (1.47%) VPLS
9 1 (1.47%) Wireshark
9 1 (1.47%) HSRP
9 1 (1.47%) DMVPN
9 1 (1.47%) OpenVPN
9 1 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.47%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database
3 5 (7.35%) Relational Database
3 5 (7.35%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (7.35%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.47%) Base SAS
6 1 (1.47%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.47%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.47%) MySQL
6 1 (1.47%) OLAP
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 10 (14.71%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.47%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.47%) LoadRunner
General
1 12 (17.65%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Publishing
2 4 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (25.00%) Analyst
2 9 (13.24%) SharePoint Developer
2 9 (13.24%) Author
2 9 (13.24%) Technical Author
2 9 (13.24%) Developer
3 8 (11.76%) Architect
4 7 (10.29%) DBA
5 6 (8.82%) SQL DBA
6 5 (7.35%) Data Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) SQL Server DBA
7 4 (5.88%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Applications Architect
8 2 (2.94%) Test Analyst
8 2 (2.94%) Consultant
8 2 (2.94%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (2.94%) Administrator
8 2 (2.94%) Network Analyst
8 2 (2.94%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
8 2 (2.94%) Chief Architect
8 2 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.71%) CSS
1 10 (14.71%) HTML
2 4 (5.88%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (2.94%) XML
3 2 (2.94%) .NET
4 1 (1.47%) Ajax
4 1 (1.47%) Java EE
4 1 (1.47%) WCF
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.47%) XHTML
4 1 (1.47%) J2EE
4 1 (1.47%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.71%) NHS
1 10 (14.71%) User Experience
2 4 (5.88%) Blackberry
2 4 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (4.41%) Graphic Design
3 3 (4.41%) Data Integration
3 3 (4.41%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.94%) Replication
4 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.94%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.47%) Statistics
5 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.18%) Windows
2 5 (7.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (5.88%) Linux
3 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.94%) UNIX
6 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.47%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.88%) Business Continuity
2 13 (19.12%) Service Management
3 12 (17.65%) ITIL
4 9 (13.24%) High Availability
5 8 (11.76%) ITSM
6 7 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (8.82%) Business Continuity Planning
8 5 (7.35%) Project Management
9 4 (5.88%) BCP
9 4 (5.88%) Service Delivery
9 4 (5.88%) TOGAF
9 4 (5.88%) Business Analysis
10 3 (4.41%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 3 (4.41%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (4.41%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (4.41%) Data Modelling
10 3 (4.41%) PRINCE2
11 2 (2.94%) GAP Analysis
11 2 (2.94%) Risk Management
11 2 (2.94%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.71%) C#
1 10 (14.71%) JavaScript
2 8 (11.76%) SQL
3 6 (8.82%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.94%) Perl
5 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.47%) PHP
5 1 (1.47%) Java
5 1 (1.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (10.29%) CCNA
2 5 (7.35%) MCSE
2 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 4 (5.88%) MCTS
4 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.41%) CISSP
5 1 (1.47%) CCSE
5 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.47%) Degree
5 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.47%) VCP5
5 1 (1.47%) VCAP
5 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.47%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.47%) MCSA
5 1 (1.47%) CCNP
5 1 (1.47%) ISEB
5 1 (1.47%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) SLA
1 2 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.47%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (8.82%) Active Directory
1 6 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.88%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.47%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) Tivoli
1 4 (5.88%) AirWatch
2 3 (4.41%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (4.41%) TeamSite
3 1 (1.47%) Nessus
3 1 (1.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (33.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.24%) VMware
2 9 (13.24%) Oracle
3 8 (11.76%) Cisco
4 5 (7.35%) HP
5 4 (5.88%) TIBCO
5 4 (5.88%) Infor
6 3 (4.41%) NetApp
7 2 (2.94%) Citrix
8 1 (1.47%) Capita
8 1 (1.47%) Trustwave
8 1 (1.47%) Splunk
8 1 (1.47%) Siebel
8 1 (1.47%) Sun
8 1 (1.47%) Dell
8 1 (1.47%) Veritas
8 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.47%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.47%) AppSense