Period
to 10 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 10 July 2020 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 57 86 113
Rank change year-on-year +29 +27 -31
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 8 25 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.17% 1.62% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 1.82% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 3
Median daily rate £363 £408 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.04% +35.83% +9.09%
10th Percentile £313 £373 £270
90th Percentile £441 £545 £345
Scotland median daily rate £425 £408 £394
% change year-on-year +4.29% +3.49% +43.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £13.75 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.85% -1.82%
Scotland median hourly rate - £13.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -21.43% +27.27%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 581 1,372 1,527
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 84.69% 88.86% 87.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 814 899
Median daily rate £425 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.97% +4.00%
10th Percentile £285 £287 £266
90th Percentile £563 £579 £538
Scotland median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 45 33
Median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £15.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +57.63% -8.43%
10th Percentile £11.57 £11.17 £10.55
90th Percentile £35.00 £41.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate £24.75 £23.50 £17.40
% change year-on-year +5.32% +35.06% -36.73%

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Disaster Recovery as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Disaster Recovery in Glasgow

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Disaster Recovery in Glasgow.

Daily rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Glasgow

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Disaster Recovery in Glasgow over the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Disaster Recovery in Glasgow

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Disaster Recovery in Glasgow.

Hourly rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 10 July 2020, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
1 3 (37.50%) Release Management
2 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) Critical Thinking
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security
2 2 (25.00%) Change Control
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) SMTP
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) HTTP
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) SSL
3 1 (12.50%) SLA

Disaster Recovery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Confluence
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (12.50%) IBM Domino
2 1 (12.50%) IBM Notes
2 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
1 1 (12.50%) OneDrive
1 1 (12.50%) Power Platform
1 1 (12.50%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) Network Security
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) BGP
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) MPLS
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) OSPF
2 1 (12.50%) SMTP
2 1 (12.50%) SSH
2 1 (12.50%) SSL
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Backup Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Telephony Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
1 3 (37.50%) Release Management
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (25.00%) Change Control
2 2 (25.00%) Critical Thinking
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Thinking
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (12.50%) People Management
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (12.50%) Runbook
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCSA
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
1 1 (12.50%) PMP
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 1 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (12.50%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) arcserve
3 1 (12.50%) Aruba
3 1 (12.50%) Asigra
3 1 (12.50%) Avaya
3 1 (12.50%) BT
3 1 (12.50%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) EMC
3 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) McAfee
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec
3 1 (12.50%) Veeam
3 1 (12.50%) VMware