Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 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
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 184 203 173
Rank change year-on-year +19 -30 +27
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 67 53 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.95% 0.74% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 0.83% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 40 66
City of London median daily rate £413 £463 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.81% -2.63% +6.74%
10th Percentile £143 £287 £313
90th Percentile £597 £581 £581
Central London median daily rate £408 £450 £475
% change year-on-year -9.44% -5.26% +8.51%
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 6,112 6,364 5,934
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 86.87% 89.28% 88.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,866 5,051 4,738
City of London median daily rate £508 £510 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.49% +7.37% +2.70%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £688 £663
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 59 55
City of London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% - -
10th Percentile £13.13 £13.34 £12.15
90th Percentile £33.45 £30.90 £53.05
Central London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -2.56%

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 16 November 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

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 16 November 2018. 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 16 November 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 29 (43.28%) Finance
2 25 (37.31%) Windows
3 20 (29.85%) ITIL
3 20 (29.85%) Active Directory
4 17 (25.37%) Business Continuity
5 15 (22.39%) Information Security
6 14 (20.90%) Office 365
7 13 (19.40%) Microsoft Azure
7 13 (19.40%) Citrix
8 12 (17.91%) Microsoft
8 12 (17.91%) BCP
8 12 (17.91%) High Availability
9 11 (16.42%) SQL
10 10 (14.93%) Service Management
10 10 (14.93%) Management Information System
10 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (14.93%) IaaS
10 10 (14.93%) PaaS
10 10 (14.93%) PowerShell
10 10 (14.93%) Android
10 10 (14.93%) Self-Motivation
11 9 (13.43%) Azure Active Directory
11 9 (13.43%) iPhone
11 9 (13.43%) Banking
11 9 (13.43%) Firewall
12 8 (11.94%) Migration
12 8 (11.94%) Cybersecurity
12 8 (11.94%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (11.94%) Windows Server
13 7 (10.45%) Windows 10

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 (10.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 7 (10.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (10.45%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.46%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.99%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.99%) CMS
3 2 (2.99%) IBM Domino
4 1 (1.49%) Apache
4 1 (1.49%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.49%) IIS
4 1 (1.49%) JBoss
4 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) LatentZero
1 2 (2.99%) ReMetrica
1 2 (2.99%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 14 (20.90%) Office 365
2 13 (19.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (14.93%) IaaS
3 10 (14.93%) PaaS
4 9 (13.43%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (2.99%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.49%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (1.49%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.49%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.49%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.49%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (1.49%) Route 53
7 1 (1.49%) Serverless
7 1 (1.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.43%) Firewall
2 5 (7.46%) Internet
2 5 (7.46%) LAN
2 5 (7.46%) WAN
3 4 (5.97%) Network Security
3 4 (5.97%) Wireless
4 3 (4.48%) Broadband
4 3 (4.48%) DMZ
4 3 (4.48%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.48%) VPN
5 2 (2.99%) BGP
5 2 (2.99%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.99%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (2.99%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (2.99%) Intranet
5 2 (2.99%) ISDN
5 2 (2.99%) MPLS
5 2 (2.99%) NGN
5 2 (2.99%) OSPF
5 2 (2.99%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.45%) MongoDB
1 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.96%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (5.97%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.99%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.49%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.49%) OLTP
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) JIRA
2 3 (4.48%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.99%) Gatling
3 2 (2.99%) JMeter
3 2 (2.99%) LoadRunner
3 2 (2.99%) NeoLoad
4 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
General
1 29 (43.28%) Finance
2 9 (13.43%) Banking
3 6 (8.96%) Retail
4 4 (5.97%) Financial Institution
5 3 (4.48%) Back Office
6 2 (2.99%) Front Office
6 2 (2.99%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.99%) Legal
7 1 (1.49%) Billing
7 1 (1.49%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 13 (19.40%) Analyst
2 7 (10.45%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (10.45%) 1st Line Support
2 7 (10.45%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 7 (10.45%) Service Analyst
2 7 (10.45%) Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (10.45%) Service Desk Support
2 7 (10.45%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 7 (10.45%) Support Engineer
3 6 (8.96%) Consultant
3 6 (8.96%) Network Engineer
4 5 (7.46%) Azure DevOps
4 5 (7.46%) Security Consultant
5 4 (5.97%) DBA
5 4 (5.97%) GDPR Consultant
5 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) IT Support
6 3 (4.48%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) Service Manager
6 3 (4.48%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) JSON
2 2 (2.99%) RESTful
2 2 (2.99%) XMPP
3 1 (1.49%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Management Information System
1 10 (14.93%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (13.43%) iPhone
3 7 (10.45%) Blackberry
4 4 (5.97%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.48%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.48%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.48%) Smartphone
5 3 (4.48%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.99%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (2.99%) iPad
6 2 (2.99%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.99%) Replication
6 2 (2.99%) User Experience
7 1 (1.49%) Cyberattack
7 1 (1.49%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.49%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (37.31%) Windows
2 10 (14.93%) Android
3 8 (11.94%) Windows Server
4 7 (10.45%) Unix
4 7 (10.45%) Windows 10
4 7 (10.45%) Windows 7
4 7 (10.45%) Windows Mobile
4 7 (10.45%) Windows XP
5 6 (8.96%) Linux
6 3 (4.48%) Apple iOS
6 3 (4.48%) Mac OS
7 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.85%) ITIL
2 17 (25.37%) Business Continuity
3 15 (22.39%) Information Security
4 12 (17.91%) BCP
4 12 (17.91%) High Availability
5 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (14.93%) Service Management
6 8 (11.94%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (11.94%) Migration
6 8 (11.94%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (10.45%) DevOps
7 7 (10.45%) ITIL V3
8 6 (8.96%) Analytics
8 6 (8.96%) Asset Management
8 6 (8.96%) Runbook
8 6 (8.96%) SDLC
9 5 (7.46%) Business Continuity Planning
9 5 (7.46%) Data Protection
9 5 (7.46%) Investment Management
9 5 (7.46%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.42%) SQL
2 10 (14.93%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.48%) Java
3 3 (4.48%) Scala
3 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.99%) Python
4 2 (2.99%) Ruby
5 1 (1.49%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) CISSP
2 5 (7.46%) CISM
2 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.97%) CCNP
3 4 (5.97%) CISA
3 4 (5.97%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.97%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 4 (5.97%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (4.48%) MCP
4 3 (4.48%) MCSE
5 2 (2.99%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (2.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.99%) MCTS
6 1 (1.49%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) GDPR
2 4 (5.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.97%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.48%) SLA
4 1 (1.49%) HIPAA
4 1 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (29.85%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.46%) Virtual Desktop
3 4 (5.97%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.99%) Docker
4 2 (2.99%) ProxySG
4 2 (2.99%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.99%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.49%) HDFS
5 1 (1.49%) VMware NSX
5 1 (1.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) AirWatch
1 2 (2.99%) Backup Exec
1 2 (2.99%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (2.99%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (2.99%) Kubernetes
1 2 (2.99%) Prometheus
1 2 (2.99%) SCCM
2 1 (1.49%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.49%) Netcool
2 1 (1.49%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 1 (1.49%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.49%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 13 (19.40%) Citrix
2 12 (17.91%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.45%) Bloomberg
4 6 (8.96%) Cisco
5 5 (7.46%) CheckPoint
5 5 (7.46%) FactSet
5 5 (7.46%) Oracle
6 4 (5.97%) ServiceNow
7 3 (4.48%) F5
7 3 (4.48%) NetApp
8 2 (2.99%) Apple
8 2 (2.99%) Charles River
8 2 (2.99%) IBM
8 2 (2.99%) McAfee
8 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.99%) Reuters
8 2 (2.99%) SOASTA, Inc
8 2 (2.99%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.99%) Symantec
8 2 (2.99%) VMware