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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 21 May 2022 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 141 120 132
Rank change year-on-year -21 +12 +54
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 46 37 24
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.09% 1.30% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 1.42% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 30 16
10th Percentile £185 £403 £196
25th Percentile £350 £462 £347
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £534 £500 £456
Median % change year-on-year +6.80% +9.59% -8.75%
75th Percentile £647 £713 £500
90th Percentile £842 - £563
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,869 2,606 2,817
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.34% 91.37% 88.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,927 1,899 2,091
10th Percentile £388 £338 £331
25th Percentile £475 £431 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £513
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% +2.44% -2.38%
75th Percentile £688 £626 £602
90th Percentile £775 £713 £675
Central London median daily rate £575 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 27 50
10th Percentile £18.50 £8.00 £12.42
25th Percentile £21.00 £12.19 £14.41
Median hourly rate £40.50 £22.50 £24.06
Median % change year-on-year +80.00% -6.48% +21.82%
75th Percentile £55.25 £28.38 £39.13
90th Percentile £64.45 £39.55 £52.33
Central London median hourly rate £40.50 £20.00 £24.31
% change year-on-year +102.50% -17.73% +21.55%

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Disaster Recovery as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Disaster Recovery in the City of London

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Disaster Recovery in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Disaster Recovery in the City of London

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Disaster Recovery in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Disaster Recovery in the City of London

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Disaster Recovery in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Disaster Recovery in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 May 2022, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 22 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 19 (41.30%) Windows
3 18 (39.13%) Finance
4 17 (36.96%) Active Directory
5 16 (34.78%) SQL
5 16 (34.78%) Azure
6 15 (32.61%) Python
7 13 (28.26%) Business Continuity
7 13 (28.26%) ITIL
8 12 (26.09%) PowerShell
8 12 (26.09%) High Availability
8 12 (26.09%) Social Skills
9 11 (23.91%) Ansible
9 11 (23.91%) Windows Server
9 11 (23.91%) Banking
10 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
10 10 (21.74%) Linux
10 10 (21.74%) Splunk
10 10 (21.74%) PaaS
11 9 (19.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (19.57%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (19.57%) Cisco
11 9 (19.57%) Red Hat
11 9 (19.57%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (17.39%) CI/CD
12 8 (17.39%) ETL
12 8 (17.39%) Unix
12 8 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services

Disaster Recovery
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.52%) Confluence
3 2 (4.35%) IIS
4 1 (2.17%) CICS
4 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (34.78%) Azure
2 10 (21.74%) PaaS
3 7 (15.22%) IaaS
4 6 (13.04%) Microsoft 365
5 5 (10.87%) AWS
5 5 (10.87%) Azure Storage
6 4 (8.70%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (8.70%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (8.70%) GitHub
6 4 (8.70%) SaaS
7 3 (6.52%) Nutanix
8 2 (4.35%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 2 (4.35%) Azure Stack
8 2 (4.35%) GCP
8 2 (4.35%) Power Platform
9 1 (2.17%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (2.17%) Azure Monitor
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) SSH
2 6 (13.04%) DNS
2 6 (13.04%) TCP/IP
3 5 (10.87%) Network Security
4 4 (8.70%) Firewall
4 4 (8.70%) Wireless
5 3 (6.52%) iSCSI
5 3 (6.52%) Kerberos
5 3 (6.52%) LAN
5 3 (6.52%) WAN
6 2 (4.35%) DHCP
6 2 (4.35%) VoIP
7 1 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.17%) Internet
7 1 (2.17%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.57%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.35%) MySQL
5 2 (4.35%) Power BI
6 1 (2.17%) Big Data
6 1 (2.17%) DB2
6 1 (2.17%) Metadata
6 1 (2.17%) OLTP
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.17%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.52%) JIRA
2 3 (6.52%) Subversion
2 3 (6.52%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (39.13%) Finance
2 12 (26.09%) Social Skills
3 11 (23.91%) Banking
4 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (8.70%) Back Office
6 1 (2.17%) Advertising
6 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.17%) International Banking
6 1 (2.17%) Legal
6 1 (2.17%) Multimedia
6 1 (2.17%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) Analyst
2 8 (17.39%) Azure Engineer
3 7 (15.22%) Applications Support
3 7 (15.22%) Applications Support Analyst
3 7 (15.22%) Cloud Engineer
3 7 (15.22%) IT Engineer
3 7 (15.22%) Support Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Data Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Data Centre Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Data Centre Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Data Centre Operations Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) IT Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) IT Operations Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Operations Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Consultant
6 4 (8.70%) Security Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Business Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) IT Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) Kafka
2 4 (8.70%) JSON
3 3 (6.52%) LDAP
3 3 (6.52%) REST
4 1 (2.17%) .NET
4 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.17%) EDI
4 1 (2.17%) EDIFACT
4 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 7 (15.22%) Public Cloud
3 6 (13.04%) Replication
4 5 (10.87%) Clustering
4 5 (10.87%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (4.35%) Housing Association
6 2 (4.35%) PKI
6 2 (4.35%) Private Cloud
7 1 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (2.17%) Hedge funds
7 1 (2.17%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
7 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (41.30%) Windows
2 11 (23.91%) Windows Server
3 10 (21.74%) Linux
4 9 (19.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (17.39%) Unix
6 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2016
7 4 (8.70%) VMS
7 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2019
9 2 (4.35%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (2.17%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Business Continuity
1 13 (28.26%) ITIL
2 12 (26.09%) High Availability
3 9 (19.57%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (17.39%) CI/CD
4 8 (17.39%) DevOps
4 8 (17.39%) ETL
4 8 (17.39%) Problem Management
5 7 (15.22%) Innovative Thinking
5 7 (15.22%) ITIL V3
5 7 (15.22%) Migration
5 7 (15.22%) Time Management
6 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure as Code
6 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 6 (13.04%) Power Management
6 6 (13.04%) Storage Management
7 4 (8.70%) Business Continuity Management
7 4 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (8.70%) Security Hardening
7 4 (8.70%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.78%) SQL
2 15 (32.61%) Python
3 12 (26.09%) PowerShell
4 7 (15.22%) Shell Script
5 4 (8.70%) VBA
6 1 (2.17%) Bash
6 1 (2.17%) C
6 1 (2.17%) C#
6 1 (2.17%) Perl
6 1 (2.17%) VB
6 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (15.22%) MCSE
3 6 (13.04%) CCENT
3 6 (13.04%) CCNA
3 6 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (13.04%) MCSA
4 2 (4.35%) Degree
4 2 (4.35%) MCITP
4 2 (4.35%) MCTS
5 1 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.17%) MCP
5 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
2 2 (4.35%) GDPR
3 1 (2.17%) Accessibility
3 1 (2.17%) ISO 22301
3 1 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (36.96%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (13.04%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (6.52%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.52%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.35%) NFS
5 2 (4.35%) vSphere
6 1 (2.17%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 11 (23.91%) Ansible
2 7 (15.22%) Terraform
3 4 (8.70%) Puppet
3 4 (8.70%) SCCM
4 3 (6.52%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 3 (6.52%) Control-M
4 3 (6.52%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (6.52%) Netcool
4 3 (6.52%) QRadar
4 3 (6.52%) Tivoli
4 3 (6.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (4.35%) SCOM
5 2 (4.35%) SCSM
6 1 (2.17%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (2.17%) vRealize
6 1 (2.17%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 22 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.74%) Splunk
3 9 (19.57%) Cisco
3 9 (19.57%) Red Hat
4 7 (15.22%) VMware
5 6 (13.04%) IBM
5 6 (13.04%) Oracle
6 4 (8.70%) CyberArk
6 4 (8.70%) EMC
7 3 (6.52%) BMC
7 3 (6.52%) Qualys
7 3 (6.52%) ServiceNow
8 2 (4.35%) Mitel
8 2 (4.35%) NetApp
8 2 (4.35%) Zerto
9 1 (2.17%) Google
9 1 (2.17%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.17%) TOWER Software
9 1 (2.17%) Veeam