The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 86 87
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1  
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 4 22 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.37% 1.49% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 1.68% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 12
Median daily rate £531 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +30.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £315 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £473 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £43.28 £27.25
% change year-on-year -17.97% +58.82%  

Disaster Recovery is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 957 1310 1326
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 88.45% 88.87% 86.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 653 931 984
Median daily rate £403 £425 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% +21.08%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £565 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 22
Median hourly rate £15.25 £14.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.17% -12.12%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.20 £9.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.34 £170.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Disaster Recovery as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Disaster Recovery in Leeds

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Leeds

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (23.08%) High Availability
4 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) Unix
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Citrix
4 3 (23.08%) SAN
5 2 (15.38%) Avaya
5 2 (15.38%) NetApp
5 2 (15.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (15.38%) HACMP
5 2 (15.38%) OLTP
5 2 (15.38%) ETL
5 2 (15.38%) DB2
5 2 (15.38%) IIS
5 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Information Security
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) HP
5 2 (15.38%) Replication
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management

Disaster Recovery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (15.38%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon S3
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (7.69%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) Broadband
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) MPLS
3 1 (7.69%) SMS
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) DB2
2 2 (15.38%) DB2 UDB
2 2 (15.38%) OLTP
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) GitLab
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Administrator
1 3 (23.08%) DBA
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (15.38%) DB2 Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) DB2 DBA
2 2 (15.38%) Engineering Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Security Manager
3 1 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Information Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Security Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
3 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Operations Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Telephony Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) J2EE
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) HACMP
1 2 (15.38%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (15.38%) Private Cloud
1 2 (15.38%) Public Cloud
1 2 (15.38%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 3 (23.08%) Unix
4 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Phone
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
1 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
1 3 (23.08%) High Availability
1 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (15.38%) Change Management
2 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
2 2 (15.38%) ETL
2 2 (15.38%) Information Security
2 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Statistics
3 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) AWK
3 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) Korn
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) AWS Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) VMware
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco
2 3 (23.08%) Citrix
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) Avaya
3 2 (15.38%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) NetApp
4 1 (7.69%) IDERA
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) RedGate
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CPS Group UK
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + Expenses
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £440.00 per day + up to £90 travel expenses
Posted: 2 days ago