Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 76 76
Rank change year-on-year -4 0 +12
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 10 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.84% 0.75% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 0.90% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 7
Glasgow median daily rate £369 £381 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.28% +12.96% -28.95%
10th Percentile £357 £349 £174
90th Percentile £414 £397 £415
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £369
% change year-on-year +7.14% -5.08% -7.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £13.75 £21.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.52% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £17.63 £29.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year -40.76% +56.58% -

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 1,023 891 1,141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 86.26% 83.51% 79.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 608 465 626
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% +1.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £261 £213 £206
90th Percentile £500 £475 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 14 12
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £30.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -7.69% +62.50%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.50 £13.28
90th Percentile £36.00 £48.73 £48.28
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £19.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +7.69% -40.00% +43.23%

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 21 February 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 9 (90.00%) Business Continuity
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
3 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (60.00%) Power Management
4 4 (40.00%) Internal Audit
4 4 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (30.00%) High Availability
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 3 (30.00%) SLA
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) IBM
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (20.00%) LAN
6 2 (20.00%) WAN
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL
6 2 (20.00%) HND
6 2 (20.00%) AIX
6 2 (20.00%) Solaris
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (20.00%) SUSE
6 2 (20.00%) Replication
6 2 (20.00%) Project Management
6 2 (20.00%) Service Management
6 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (20.00%) SAN
6 2 (20.00%) Firmware

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:

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) SAN Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) SAN Storage Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Storage Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Break Fix Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Data Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Hardware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) IBM XIV
2 2 (20.00%) Replication
3 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (10.00%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) AIX
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Solaris
1 2 (20.00%) SUSE
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Business Continuity
2 6 (60.00%) Power Management
3 4 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Internal Audit
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (30.00%) High Availability
5 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
5 2 (20.00%) Change Control
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) Proactive Monitoring
5 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
5 2 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Service Management
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
6 1 (10.00%) Break/Fix
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) HND
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Firmware
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Brocade
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Apple
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Ivanti