Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 79 83
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4 +6
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 10 6 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.77% 0.54% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.65% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 8
Glasgow median daily rate £275 £525 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.62% +52.17% -10.97%
10th Percentile £263 £416 £201
90th Percentile £288 £569 £440
Scotland median daily rate £363 £363 £340
% change year-on-year - +6.62% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £13.75 £21.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.52% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £13.75 £21.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year -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 1109 918 1395
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 85.77% 82.63% 81.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 600 485 741
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -2.10%
10th Percentile £257 £219 £226
90th Percentile £500 £450 £475
Scotland median daily rate £390 £356 £375
% change year-on-year +9.55% -5.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 15 25
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £33.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -37.70% +82.22%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £33.75 £44.65 £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -16.00% +11.11%

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 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 6 (60.00%) SLA
1 6 (60.00%) Change Management
1 6 (60.00%) Incident Management
1 6 (60.00%) Break/Fix
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
3 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) EMC
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) CommVault
3 4 (40.00%) NetApp
3 4 (40.00%) Service Management
3 4 (40.00%) XenApp
3 4 (40.00%) vSphere
3 4 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (40.00%) Security Patching
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server

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 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
General
1 5 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Break Fix Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Break/Fix
1 6 (60.00%) Change Management
1 6 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL V3
2 4 (40.00%) Security Patching
2 4 (40.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (40.00%) vSphere
1 4 (40.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Citrix
1 4 (40.00%) CommVault
1 4 (40.00%) EMC
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (40.00%) NetApp
1 4 (40.00%) VMware