Period
to 14 August 2018

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 14 August 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 87 73
Rank change year-on-year -25 -14 -1
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 6 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.34% 0.82% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.94% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 15
Glasgow median daily rate £300 £275 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -31.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £270 £263 £151
90th Percentile £345 £355 £525
Scotland median daily rate £363 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -9.38% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £13.50 £13.75 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.82% -34.52% -80.91%
Scotland median hourly rate £13.50 £13.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year -1.82% -34.52% +44.83%

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 1,562 1,169 1,108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 88.25% 86.98% 85.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 907 618 625
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -5.47%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £214
90th Percentile £538 £500 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 20 13
Glasgow median hourly rate £16.68 £20.70 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.40% +47.82% -56.39%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.70 £9.40
90th Percentile £35.00 £35.15 £37.65
Scotland median hourly rate £17.63 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -35.91% -23.61% +54.18%

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Disaster Recovery in Glasgow

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Glasgow

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Dell
3 2 (33.33%) Avaya
3 2 (33.33%) Apple
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Symantec
3 2 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (33.33%) Sophos
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) Legal
3 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (33.33%) VLAN

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 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics 365
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Datadog
2 1 (16.67%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) VLAN
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (16.67%) Bitbucket
General
1 2 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Break Fix Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IMAC Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) iPhone
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Phone
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (33.33%) Innovative Thinking
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Stress Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 2 (33.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (33.33%) Malwarebytes
1 2 (33.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (16.67%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Apple
1 2 (33.33%) Avaya
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Dell
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
1 2 (33.33%) Sophos
1 2 (33.33%) Symantec
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle