Period
to 17 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Disaster Recovery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 6 months to 17 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Disaster Recovery
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 107 111 103
Rank change year-on-year +4 -8 -8
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 10 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.55% 0.68% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.80% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 10
Bristol median daily rate £370 £393 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.73% -16.93% +45.38%
10th Percentile £331 £264 £349
90th Percentile £572 £438 £485
South West median daily rate £425 £445 £473
% change year-on-year -4.49% -5.82% +42.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £15.45 -

Disaster Recovery is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,480 1,745 1,561
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 81.95% 85.04% 83.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 967 1,199 1,030
Bristol median daily rate £450 £425 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +7.59% +5.33%
10th Percentile £309 £294 £258
90th Percentile £625 £575 £538
South West median daily rate £450 £434 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% +8.44% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 64 34
Bristol median hourly rate £35.00 £38.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +120.00% -30.00%
10th Percentile £15.04 £13.45 £11.40
90th Percentile £52.50 £63.51 £49.25
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year -12.50% +30.08% -18.00%

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Disaster Recovery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Disaster Recovery in Bristol

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Bristol

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery in Bristol over the 6 months to 17 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Disaster Recovery in Bristol

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) SAN
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (30.00%) vRealize
3 3 (30.00%) Capacity Management
3 3 (30.00%) vCenter Server
4 2 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Azure
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Veeam
5 1 (10.00%) Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) Information Management
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (10.00%) Qualys
5 1 (10.00%) AWS
5 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (10.00%) High Availability
5 1 (10.00%) BCP

Disaster Recovery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Azure
2 1 (10.00%) AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Virtualisation Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Capacity Management
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Conflict Management
4 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (10.00%) Information Management
4 1 (10.00%) IT Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) AWS Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) vCenter Server
1 3 (30.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Qualys
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Veeam