Period
to 22 September 2018

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 22 September 2018 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 212 174
Rank change year-on-year +17 -38 +21
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 59 30 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.85% 0.44% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.50% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 23 65
City of London median daily rate £450 £493 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.63% +4.23% +8.00%
10th Percentile £300 £286 £286
90th Percentile £610 £575 £575
Central London median daily rate £453 £488 £470
% change year-on-year -7.18% +3.72% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
City of London median hourly rate - £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -10.53% -
Central London median hourly rate £22.93 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +34.88% -10.53% -

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 5,986 6,033 5,935
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 86.39% 88.96% 87.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,772 4,713 4,776
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £330 £325 £313
90th Percentile £681 £675 £658
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 56 51
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.35 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.36% -3.25% -4.76%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.31 £11.25
90th Percentile £33.00 £31.13 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £20.00
% change year-on-year - -6.50% -

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 22 September 2018.

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 22 September 2018, 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 18 (30.51%) Finance
2 17 (28.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (23.73%) Business Continuity
3 14 (23.73%) Windows
3 14 (23.73%) Active Directory
4 13 (22.03%) Migration
4 13 (22.03%) Office 365
5 11 (18.64%) High Availability
5 11 (18.64%) Microsoft
6 10 (16.95%) SQL
6 10 (16.95%) ITIL
6 10 (16.95%) IaaS
6 10 (16.95%) PaaS
6 10 (16.95%) PowerShell
6 10 (16.95%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (15.25%) DevOps
7 9 (15.25%) Azure Active Directory
8 8 (13.56%) Citrix
8 8 (13.56%) CISSP
8 8 (13.56%) Firewall
9 7 (11.86%) Information Security
9 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (11.86%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (11.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 6 (10.17%) Runbook
10 6 (10.17%) Data Centre
10 6 (10.17%) Banking
10 6 (10.17%) Retail
10 6 (10.17%) JSON

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 3 (5.08%) MS Exchange
1 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.39%) Apache Solr
2 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.39%) IIS
2 2 (3.39%) JBoss
2 2 (3.39%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.69%) Apache
3 1 (1.69%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.69%) CMS
3 1 (1.69%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) ReMetrica
1 2 (3.39%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 17 (28.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (22.03%) Office 365
3 10 (16.95%) IaaS
3 10 (16.95%) PaaS
4 9 (15.25%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (10.17%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (3.39%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (3.39%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (3.39%) Serverless
6 2 (3.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (1.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (1.69%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (1.69%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.69%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.69%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.69%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (1.69%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.56%) Firewall
2 6 (10.17%) VPN
2 6 (10.17%) WAN
3 5 (8.47%) LAN
4 4 (6.78%) Network Security
4 4 (6.78%) OSPF
4 4 (6.78%) SAN
4 4 (6.78%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.08%) BGP
5 3 (5.08%) Broadband
5 3 (5.08%) MPLS
5 3 (5.08%) NGN
6 2 (3.39%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (3.39%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (3.39%) DNS
6 2 (3.39%) ISDN
6 2 (3.39%) NAS
6 2 (3.39%) Skype
6 2 (3.39%) Wireless
6 2 (3.39%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) Azure SQL Database
1 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.47%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.39%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.69%) DB2
6 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.69%) MySQL
6 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.69%) OLTP
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (10.17%) JIRA
2 4 (6.78%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.39%) Gatling
3 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.39%) JMeter
3 2 (3.39%) LoadRunner
3 2 (3.39%) NeoLoad
4 1 (1.69%) Ant
4 1 (1.69%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (1.69%) Gradle
4 1 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 18 (30.51%) Finance
2 6 (10.17%) Banking
2 6 (10.17%) Retail
3 4 (6.78%) Financial Institution
4 3 (5.08%) Back Office
5 2 (3.39%) Legal
6 1 (1.69%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (11.86%) Analyst
2 6 (10.17%) Consultant
2 6 (10.17%) DBA
2 6 (10.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (10.17%) Network Engineer
3 5 (8.47%) Administrator
3 5 (8.47%) Azure DevOps
3 5 (8.47%) Security Consultant
4 4 (6.78%) Architect
4 4 (6.78%) GDPR Consultant
4 4 (6.78%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) Active Directory Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) Business Analyst
5 3 (5.08%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) Desktop Support
5 3 (5.08%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) Server Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (3.39%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.17%) JSON
2 2 (3.39%) RESTful
3 1 (1.69%) boto
3 1 (1.69%) LDAP
3 1 (1.69%) Middleware
3 1 (1.69%) Node.js
3 1 (1.69%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.78%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.08%) Replication
3 3 (5.08%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.39%) Cloud Native
4 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (3.39%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.39%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (3.39%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.39%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.69%) Cyberattack
5 1 (1.69%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.69%) iPhone
5 1 (1.69%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.73%) Windows
2 6 (10.17%) Unix
3 4 (6.78%) Android
3 4 (6.78%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.08%) Apple iOS
4 3 (5.08%) Linux
4 3 (5.08%) Mac OS
4 3 (5.08%) Windows 10
4 3 (5.08%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.69%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.73%) Business Continuity
2 13 (22.03%) Migration
3 11 (18.64%) High Availability
4 10 (16.95%) ITIL
4 10 (16.95%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (15.25%) DevOps
6 7 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (11.86%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (11.86%) Information Security
6 7 (11.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 6 (10.17%) Analytics
7 6 (10.17%) Runbook
8 5 (8.47%) Data Protection
8 5 (8.47%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (8.47%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (8.47%) Scrum
8 5 (8.47%) SDLC
9 4 (6.78%) BCP
9 4 (6.78%) Problem Management
9 4 (6.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.95%) PowerShell
1 10 (16.95%) SQL
2 3 (5.08%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.39%) Java
3 2 (3.39%) Python
3 2 (3.39%) Ruby
3 2 (3.39%) Scala
4 1 (1.69%) Go
4 1 (1.69%) PHP
4 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (13.56%) CISSP
2 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (8.47%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (8.47%) CISM
4 4 (6.78%) CCNP
4 4 (6.78%) CISA
4 4 (6.78%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 3 (5.08%) Check Point Certification
5 3 (5.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (5.08%) MCSE
6 2 (3.39%) CCNA
6 2 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.39%) MCP
6 2 (3.39%) MCSA
6 2 (3.39%) MCTS
7 1 (1.69%) AWS Certification
7 1 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.69%) Degree
7 1 (1.69%) ISACA
7 1 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) GDPR
1 4 (6.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (6.78%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.08%) SLA
3 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 14 (23.73%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.47%) Virtual Desktop
3 4 (6.78%) Docker
3 4 (6.78%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.39%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (3.39%) vSphere
5 1 (1.69%) HDFS
5 1 (1.69%) iptables
5 1 (1.69%) NFS
5 1 (1.69%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.69%) Samba
5 1 (1.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.69%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) Ansible
1 2 (3.39%) Kubernetes
1 2 (3.39%) Prometheus
1 2 (3.39%) Puppet
2 1 (1.69%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.69%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.69%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (1.69%) HAProxy
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.69%) PowerBroker
2 1 (1.69%) SCCM
2 1 (1.69%) SCOM
2 1 (1.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.56%) Citrix
3 6 (10.17%) Cisco
4 5 (8.47%) VMware
5 4 (6.78%) CheckPoint
6 3 (5.08%) Bloomberg
6 3 (5.08%) FactSet
6 3 (5.08%) FireEye
6 3 (5.08%) McAfee
6 3 (5.08%) Palo Alto
6 3 (5.08%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.39%) AppDynamics
7 2 (3.39%) F5
7 2 (3.39%) NetApp
7 2 (3.39%) SOASTA, Inc
7 2 (3.39%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.69%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.69%) EqualLogic
8 1 (1.69%) Leostream
8 1 (1.69%) Veeam