Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 176 186 166
Rank change year-on-year +10 -20 +6
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 72 62 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.08% 0.88% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 0.99% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 47 59
City of London median daily rate £465 £440 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.68% -16.19% +16.67%
10th Percentile £143 £272 £319
90th Percentile £588 £726 £590
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £525
% change year-on-year +5.56% -14.29% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
City of London median hourly rate - £19.75 -
Central London median hourly rate £22.93 £19.75 -
% change year-on-year +16.10% - -

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 5,885 6,274 5,530
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.90% 89.04% 88.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,606 5,016 4,391
City of London median daily rate £513 £502 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.19% +5.58% -
10th Percentile £315 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £688 £669
Central London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +4.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 59 49
City of London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.60% -9.88% -5.14%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.74 £13.70
90th Percentile £36.67 £31.10 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £19.63 £20.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year -3.09% +6.58% -12.10%

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Disaster Recovery as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Disaster Recovery in the City of London

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Disaster Recovery in the City of London

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Disaster Recovery in the City of London

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the City of London region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Moorgate - 3 £400 -
Disaster Recovery
Central London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 33 (45.83%) Finance
2 27 (37.50%) Windows
3 26 (36.11%) ITIL
4 23 (31.94%) Active Directory
5 21 (29.17%) Microsoft
6 19 (26.39%) Office 365
7 17 (23.61%) Information Security
7 17 (23.61%) Service Management
8 16 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
8 16 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
9 15 (20.83%) Business Continuity
9 15 (20.83%) Citrix
10 14 (19.44%) SQL
10 14 (19.44%) BCP
11 13 (18.06%) PowerShell
12 12 (16.67%) Android
12 12 (16.67%) High Availability
13 11 (15.28%) DevOps
13 11 (15.28%) iPhone
13 11 (15.28%) Scrum
13 11 (15.28%) Management Information System
13 11 (15.28%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (13.89%) Banking
14 10 (13.89%) Azure Active Directory
15 9 (12.50%) ITIL V3
15 9 (12.50%) IaaS
15 9 (12.50%) Windows Mobile
15 9 (12.50%) PaaS
15 9 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010

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 9 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 9 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.78%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.78%) CMS
3 2 (2.78%) Confluence
3 2 (2.78%) IBM Domino
4 1 (1.39%) Apache
4 1 (1.39%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.39%) IIS
4 1 (1.39%) JBoss
4 1 (1.39%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.78%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 19 (26.39%) Office 365
2 16 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (13.89%) Azure Active Directory
4 9 (12.50%) IaaS
4 9 (12.50%) PaaS
5 3 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (2.78%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.78%) Serverless
7 1 (1.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (1.39%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.39%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.39%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.39%) Route 53
7 1 (1.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.72%) Firewall
1 7 (9.72%) WAN
2 6 (8.33%) Internet
2 6 (8.33%) LAN
3 4 (5.56%) Network Security
3 4 (5.56%) VPN
3 4 (5.56%) Wireless
4 3 (4.17%) Broadband
4 3 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (4.17%) DMZ
4 3 (4.17%) DNS
4 3 (4.17%) MPLS
4 3 (4.17%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.78%) DHCP
5 2 (2.78%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (2.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (2.78%) Intranet
5 2 (2.78%) ISDN
5 2 (2.78%) SAN
5 2 (2.78%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.72%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.33%) Azure SQL Database
3 5 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (6.94%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.17%) Data Lake
5 3 (4.17%) Data Mart
5 3 (4.17%) Power BI
5 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.39%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (11.11%) JIRA
2 3 (4.17%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.78%) Gatling
3 2 (2.78%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.78%) JMeter
3 2 (2.78%) LoadRunner
3 2 (2.78%) NeoLoad
4 1 (1.39%) Hudson
4 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 33 (45.83%) Finance
2 10 (13.89%) Banking
3 5 (6.94%) Retail
4 3 (4.17%) Back Office
4 3 (4.17%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.78%) Front Office
5 2 (2.78%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.78%) Legal
6 1 (1.39%) Billing
6 1 (1.39%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 15 (20.83%) Analyst
2 9 (12.50%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 9 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
2 9 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 9 (12.50%) Service Analyst
2 9 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
2 9 (12.50%) Service Desk Support
2 9 (12.50%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 7 (9.72%) Support Engineer
4 6 (8.33%) Consultant
4 6 (8.33%) Developer
5 5 (6.94%) Administrator
5 5 (6.94%) Azure DevOps
5 5 (6.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) IT Support
6 4 (5.56%) Network Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Server Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.33%) JSON
2 3 (4.17%) MDX
3 2 (2.78%) RESTful
3 2 (2.78%) Web Services
3 2 (2.78%) XML
3 2 (2.78%) XMPP
4 1 (1.39%) Node.js
4 1 (1.39%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (15.28%) iPhone
2 11 (15.28%) Management Information System
3 9 (12.50%) Blackberry
4 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.56%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.17%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.17%) Smartphone
5 3 (4.17%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.78%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (2.78%) iPad
6 2 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.78%) User Experience
7 1 (1.39%) Cyberattack
7 1 (1.39%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.39%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.39%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (37.50%) Windows
2 12 (16.67%) Android
3 9 (12.50%) Linux
3 9 (12.50%) Windows Mobile
3 9 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 8 (11.11%) Unix
4 8 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 7 (9.72%) Windows 10
5 7 (9.72%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.17%) Apple iOS
6 3 (4.17%) Mac OS
6 3 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.11%) ITIL
2 17 (23.61%) Information Security
2 17 (23.61%) Service Management
3 16 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (20.83%) Business Continuity
5 14 (19.44%) BCP
6 12 (16.67%) High Availability
7 11 (15.28%) DevOps
7 11 (15.28%) Scrum
8 9 (12.50%) ITIL V3
9 7 (9.72%) Analytics
9 7 (9.72%) Change Management
9 7 (9.72%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (9.72%) Investment Management
9 7 (9.72%) Migration
10 6 (8.33%) Asset Management
10 6 (8.33%) ITSM
10 6 (8.33%) Problem Management
10 6 (8.33%) Project Management
10 6 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.44%) SQL
2 13 (18.06%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.94%) T-SQL
4 3 (4.17%) Java
4 3 (4.17%) Scala
5 2 (2.78%) Python
5 2 (2.78%) Ruby
6 1 (1.39%) C#
6 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (15.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (9.72%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (6.94%) CISSP
4 4 (5.56%) CISM
5 3 (4.17%) CCNP
5 3 (4.17%) CISA
5 3 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.17%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 3 (4.17%) MCSE
5 3 (4.17%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.39%) CCDE
6 1 (1.39%) CCDP
6 1 (1.39%) CCIE
6 1 (1.39%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (1.39%) Degree
6 1 (1.39%) ISACA
6 1 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.39%) MCITP
6 1 (1.39%) MCP
6 1 (1.39%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.72%) SLA
2 4 (5.56%) GDPR
3 3 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.17%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.78%) QA
5 1 (1.39%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.39%) HIPAA
5 1 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (31.94%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.94%) Virtual Desktop
3 4 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.78%) Docker
4 2 (2.78%) ProxySG
4 2 (2.78%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.39%) HDFS
5 1 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.39%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) SCCM
2 2 (2.78%) AirWatch
2 2 (2.78%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.78%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.78%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (2.78%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.78%) Prometheus
3 1 (1.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.39%) Netcool
3 1 (1.39%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (1.39%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.39%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 21 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 15 (20.83%) Citrix
3 8 (11.11%) Bloomberg
4 7 (9.72%) Cisco
5 5 (6.94%) FactSet
5 5 (6.94%) Oracle
6 4 (5.56%) CheckPoint
6 4 (5.56%) F5
6 4 (5.56%) ServiceNow
7 3 (4.17%) NetApp
7 3 (4.17%) Reuters
8 2 (2.78%) Apple
8 2 (2.78%) Blue Coat
8 2 (2.78%) Charles River
8 2 (2.78%) Meraki
8 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.78%) SOASTA, Inc
8 2 (2.78%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.78%) Symantec
8 2 (2.78%) VMware