Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 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
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 197 175 200
Rank change year-on-year -22 +25 -3
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 54 71 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.76% 1.06% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 1.21% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 66 52
City of London median daily rate £463 £475 £442
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +7.53% -1.83%
10th Percentile £287 £313 £308
90th Percentile £581 £581 £530
Central London median daily rate £450 £475 £438
% change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
City of London median hourly rate £19.75 - -
Central London median hourly rate £19.75 - £19.00

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 6297 5887 7808
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.45% 87.51% 83.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5003 4710 6215
City of London median daily rate £513 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £285
90th Percentile £688 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £451
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.44% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 55 76
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.44% +7.89%
10th Percentile £13.34 £12.15 £10.99
90th Percentile £30.90 £53.05 £40.00
Central London median hourly rate £20.25 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +6.58% -5.00% +11.14%

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 17 November 2017.

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 26 (48.15%) Windows
1 26 (48.15%) Finance
2 17 (31.48%) Active Directory
3 16 (29.63%) ITIL
4 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (25.93%) Windows Server
6 13 (24.07%) SQL
6 13 (24.07%) Microsoft
7 12 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
8 11 (20.37%) Problem Management
8 11 (20.37%) Linux
8 11 (20.37%) Office 365
8 11 (20.37%) Jenkins
9 10 (18.52%) Data Centre
9 10 (18.52%) MCSE
9 10 (18.52%) Unix
9 10 (18.52%) Oracle
9 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (18.52%) Capacity Planning
9 10 (18.52%) PowerShell
10 9 (16.67%) Git (software)
10 9 (16.67%) HTML5
10 9 (16.67%) CSS3
10 9 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
10 9 (16.67%) QA
10 9 (16.67%) CSS
10 9 (16.67%) HTML
10 9 (16.67%) JavaScript
10 9 (16.67%) E-Commerce

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 7 (12.96%) Apache Solr
1 7 (12.96%) CMS
1 7 (12.96%) Drupal
2 6 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.56%) IIS
4 2 (3.70%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.85%) Confluence
5 1 (1.85%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (3.70%) thinkFolio
2 1 (1.85%) LatentZero
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (20.37%) Office 365
3 10 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (11.11%) Mimecast
5 3 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (5.56%) Serverless
6 2 (3.70%) npm
6 2 (3.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.85%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) SAN
2 6 (11.11%) DNS
3 5 (9.26%) DHCP
3 5 (9.26%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (7.41%) Firewall
4 4 (7.41%) Internet
5 3 (5.56%) Intranet
5 3 (5.56%) Wireless
6 2 (3.70%) Ethernet
6 2 (3.70%) LAN
6 2 (3.70%) Unified Communications
6 2 (3.70%) VPLS
7 1 (1.85%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.85%) SMS
7 1 (1.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.41%) MySQL
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.70%) Apache Hive
4 2 (3.70%) Big Data
4 2 (3.70%) DB2
4 2 (3.70%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.70%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 11 (20.37%) Jenkins
2 9 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 8 (14.81%) JIRA
4 2 (3.70%) Babel
4 2 (3.70%) Bitbucket
4 2 (3.70%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.70%) webpack
5 1 (1.85%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.85%) Toad
General
1 26 (48.15%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Banking
2 6 (11.11%) German Language
3 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.70%) General Ledger
4 2 (3.70%) International Banking
4 2 (3.70%) Legal
4 2 (3.70%) Marketing
4 2 (3.70%) Multimedia
4 2 (3.70%) Publishing
5 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.85%) Law
5 1 (1.85%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (20.37%) Developer
2 8 (14.81%) DBA
2 8 (14.81%) Infrastructure Manager
3 7 (12.96%) PHP Developer
4 6 (11.11%) Administrator
5 5 (9.26%) Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Drupal Developer
5 5 (9.26%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 5 (9.26%) SQL DBA
6 4 (7.41%) IT Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Network Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) IT Manager
7 3 (5.56%) IT Support
7 3 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.67%) CSS
1 9 (16.67%) CSS3
1 9 (16.67%) HTML
1 9 (16.67%) HTML5
2 7 (12.96%) Ajax
2 7 (12.96%) jQuery
3 4 (7.41%) Software Packaging
3 4 (7.41%) Web Services
4 2 (3.70%) Ext JS
4 2 (3.70%) LESS
4 2 (3.70%) Node.js
4 2 (3.70%) React
4 2 (3.70%) Sass
4 2 (3.70%) Semantic UI
4 2 (3.70%) Serverless Framework
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Data Centre
2 7 (12.96%) Computer Science
3 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Licensing
4 3 (5.56%) Clustering
4 3 (5.56%) iPad
4 3 (5.56%) iPhone
4 3 (5.56%) Replication
5 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.70%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.70%) CMDB
5 2 (3.70%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.70%) Media Streaming
5 2 (3.70%) PKI
5 2 (3.70%) User Experience
6 1 (1.85%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 26 (48.15%) Windows
2 14 (25.93%) Windows Server
3 11 (20.37%) Linux
4 10 (18.52%) Unix
5 3 (5.56%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.70%) AIX
6 2 (3.70%) Solaris
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) ITIL
2 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (20.37%) Problem Management
4 10 (18.52%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 9 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (14.81%) OO
6 8 (14.81%) Workflow
7 7 (12.96%) Change Management
7 7 (12.96%) CRM
7 7 (12.96%) OO PHP
7 7 (12.96%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (11.11%) Business Continuity
8 6 (11.11%) Incident Management
8 6 (11.11%) People Management
8 6 (11.11%) Software Licensing
9 5 (9.26%) Budget Control
9 5 (9.26%) Change Control
9 5 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (9.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.07%) SQL
2 10 (18.52%) PowerShell
3 9 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 7 (12.96%) PHP
5 4 (7.41%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.56%) C#
6 3 (5.56%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.70%) ES6
7 2 (3.70%) Python
7 2 (3.70%) R
8 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.85%) Perl
8 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (18.52%) MCSE
1 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.96%) Degree
2 7 (12.96%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (9.26%) CCNA
3 5 (9.26%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (9.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (9.26%) MCP
3 5 (9.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (5.56%) CISA
4 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.70%) CISSP
5 2 (3.70%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.85%) CISM
6 1 (1.85%) CRISC
6 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.67%) QA
2 5 (9.26%) SLA
3 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 17 (31.48%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 6 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.70%) Docker
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (12.96%) Backup Exec
2 6 (11.11%) NetBackup
3 4 (7.41%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (5.56%) Ansible
5 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (3.70%) Puppet
6 1 (1.85%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.85%) Data Guard
6 1 (1.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (1.85%) SCCM
6 1 (1.85%) Terraform
6 1 (1.85%) WMI
Vendors
1 13 (24.07%) Microsoft
2 10 (18.52%) Oracle
3 8 (14.81%) Cisco
3 8 (14.81%) Sophos
4 7 (12.96%) NetApp
5 6 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 6 (11.11%) Veeam
5 6 (11.11%) VMware
6 4 (7.41%) EMC
7 3 (5.56%) Charles River
7 3 (5.56%) ServiceNow
7 3 (5.56%) SolarWinds
7 3 (5.56%) Sybase
8 2 (3.70%) Google
8 2 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.85%) Apple
9 1 (1.85%) Bloomberg
9 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.85%) Splunk
9 1 (1.85%) Symantec