Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 79 76
Rank change year-on-year -27 -3 +1
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 6 8 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.39% 0.70% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.80% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 14
Glasgow median daily rate £369 £395 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.65% +1.28% +8.33%
10th Percentile £317 £370 £139
90th Percentile £414 £400 £525
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £21.50 - -

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 1,337 995 1,048
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 86.43% 87.51% 82.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 810 524 583
Glasgow median daily rate £388 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.73% +5.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £239 £208
90th Percentile £525 £488 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year +5.96% +0.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 10 8
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £27.45 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.13% -15.55% +28.71%
10th Percentile £10.08 £14.49 £13.55
90th Percentile £35.00 £46.23 £40.26
Scotland median hourly rate £21.50 £22.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -2.27% -38.89% +34.65%

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 24 May 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%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
1 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (50.00%) Solaris
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control
3 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Office 365
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Phone
3 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (33.33%) IBM XIV
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) Proactive Monitoring
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (33.33%) High Availability
3 2 (33.33%) AIX
3 2 (33.33%) HND
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN

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 1 (16.67%) Apache Solr
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
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%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (16.67%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (16.67%) Bitbucket
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) SAN Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) SAN Storage Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Storage Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Data Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) IBM XIV
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) BYOD
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) iPhone
2 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Solaris
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) AIX
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) SUSE
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Phone
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control
3 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (33.33%) High Availability
3 2 (33.33%) Proactive Monitoring
3 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) IT Governance
4 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) Ruby
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) HND
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certified Architect
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF Certification
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Firmware
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (16.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (16.67%) Malwarebytes
1 1 (16.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Apple
2 2 (33.33%) Brocade
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Avaya
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) Ivanti
3 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
3 1 (16.67%) Sophos
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec