Period
to 13 November 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 13 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 87 82
Rank change year-on-year -10 -5 +2
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 19 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.12% 0.76% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 0.86% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 7
Glasgow median daily rate £338 £275 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.73% -47.62% +54.41%
10th Percentile £280 £263 £354
90th Percentile £438 £288 £560
Scotland median daily rate £419 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +15.52% +6.62% +2.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £13.50 £13.75 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.82% -34.52% -
Scotland median hourly rate £13.50 £13.75 £29.75
% change year-on-year -1.82% -53.78% +105.17%

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 1,519 1,160 952
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 89.56% 87.81% 84.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 875 611 514
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £254 £255 £219
90th Percentile £538 £500 £450
Scotland median daily rate £400 £389 £355
% change year-on-year +2.89% +9.51% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 34 22
Glasgow median hourly rate £19.00 £24.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.83% +57.38% -44.42%
10th Percentile £12.75 £10.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £39.57 £33.53 £42.73
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year - +17.65% +1.19%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery in Glasgow over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 13 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 11 (57.89%) Linux
3 8 (42.11%) Clustering
3 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
3 8 (42.11%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (36.84%) JIRA
4 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
4 7 (36.84%) Bash Shell
4 7 (36.84%) Confluence
4 7 (36.84%) MariaDB
4 7 (36.84%) Replication
4 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) MySQL
5 6 (31.58%) Windows
5 6 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (21.05%) Office 365
6 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
6 4 (21.05%) Banking
6 4 (21.05%) Investment Banking
6 4 (21.05%) Business Continuity
7 3 (15.79%) VMware
7 3 (15.79%) Backup Exec
7 3 (15.79%) Firewall
7 3 (15.79%) Wireless
7 3 (15.79%) Dell
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (15.79%) SharePoint

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 7 (36.84%) Confluence
2 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.79%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.26%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (42.11%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (21.05%) Office 365
3 3 (15.79%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (5.26%) Datadog
4 1 (5.26%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) DHCP
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
1 3 (15.79%) VLAN
1 3 (15.79%) VPN
1 3 (15.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) MariaDB
1 7 (36.84%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
1 7 (36.84%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.26%) Bitbucket
2 1 (5.26%) Hudson
General
1 4 (21.05%) Banking
1 4 (21.05%) Investment Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) DBA
2 4 (21.05%) MySQL DBA
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (10.53%) Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Programmer
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Break Fix Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Hardware Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) IMAC Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Non-Functional Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) VBA Developer
5 1 (5.26%) VBA Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Clustering
2 7 (36.84%) Replication
3 3 (15.79%) iPhone
4 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Linux
2 6 (31.58%) Windows
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
4 3 (15.79%) Solaris
4 3 (15.79%) Unix
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Phone
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (21.05%) Business Continuity
4 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (15.79%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) Patch Management
5 2 (10.53%) Innovative Thinking
6 1 (5.26%) Break/Fix
6 1 (5.26%) Compliance Management
6 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.26%) DevOps
6 1 (5.26%) High Availability
6 1 (5.26%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Resource Allocation
6 1 (5.26%) Risk and Compliance Management
6 1 (5.26%) Service Management
6 1 (5.26%) SOA
6 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) Bash Shell
3 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
3 3 (15.79%) VBA
4 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.26%) Python
5 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) MCSE
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certified Architect
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) GDPR
2 2 (10.53%) PMO
3 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) vSphere
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Backup Exec
1 3 (15.79%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 3 (15.79%) Malwarebytes
1 3 (15.79%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 3 (15.79%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.26%) Puppet
3 1 (5.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Apple
2 3 (15.79%) Avaya
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco
2 3 (15.79%) Dell
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Palo Alto
2 3 (15.79%) Sophos
2 3 (15.79%) Symantec
2 3 (15.79%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) Twitter