The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 24 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
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 36 29
Rank change year-on-year +1 -7  
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 3 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.12% 0.79% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 0.98% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Median daily rate £325 £438 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.71% -7.89%  
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 Liverpool with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 211 204 199
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 78.44% 80.63% 74.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 129 111
Median daily rate £425 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -15.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £18.80 £51.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.19% -63.61%  
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 Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 Liverpool

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Liverpool

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery in Liverpool over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Disaster Recovery in Liverpool

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 3 (50.00%) VBScript
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) AdminStudio
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Altiris
1 3 (50.00%) Wyse
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (50.00%) Application Packaging
1 3 (50.00%) Software Distribution
1 3 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 3 (50.00%) Application Virtualisation
1 3 (50.00%) Task Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Release Management
2 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Document Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) SMS
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL

Disaster Recovery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) SMS
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Business Process Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Process Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
1 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Workstream Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Application Packaging
1 3 (50.00%) Application Virtualisation
1 3 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 3 (50.00%) Software Distribution
1 3 (50.00%) Task Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (33.33%) Release Management
2 2 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Document Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Altiris
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Wyse