The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Disaster Recovery
England / London
Rank 241 219 239
Rank change year-on-year -22 +20  
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 172 220 177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.90% 1.00% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 1.18% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 159 131
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £310 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £371 £375 £388
% change year-on-year -1.00% -3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £20.05 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.66% +0.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £50.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year -56.00% +51.51%  

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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 16215 18706 17085
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 85.12% 85.13% 82.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 11668 13514 11991
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 186 240
Median hourly rate £31.92 £22.50 £20.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.86% +10.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Disaster Recovery in London

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery in London over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Disaster Recovery in London

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Disaster Recovery in London

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the London region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -24 27 £525 +7.69% 9
Croydon +6 5 £325 -25.71%
Uxbridge - 2 - -
Stockley Park - 2 - -
Bromley - 1 £425 -
Hendon - 1 £600 -
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 London region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 88 (28.39%) Windows
2 77 (24.84%) Microsoft
2 77 (24.84%) Finance
3 74 (23.87%) SQL
4 71 (22.90%) High Availability
5 70 (22.58%) Migration
6 68 (21.94%) Firewall
7 62 (20.00%) ITIL
8 61 (19.68%) Amazon AWS
9 59 (19.03%) Business Continuity
10 58 (18.71%) SQL Server
10 58 (18.71%) Microsoft Azure
11 55 (17.74%) Linux
12 54 (17.42%) Data Centre
13 53 (17.10%) Replication
14 52 (16.77%) VMware
15 50 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
16 49 (15.81%) DevOps
17 47 (15.16%) PowerShell
18 45 (14.52%) Security Cleared
18 45 (14.52%) Oracle
18 45 (14.52%) Active Directory
19 43 (13.87%) Windows Server
20 39 (12.58%) Cisco
20 39 (12.58%) SC Cleared
20 39 (12.58%) Puppet
21 37 (11.94%) Python
21 37 (11.94%) WAN
22 36 (11.61%) DNS
22 36 (11.61%) Banking

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 24 (7.74%) MS Exchange
2 19 (6.13%) Exchange Server 2013
2 19 (6.13%) IIS
3 16 (5.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (4.19%) SharePoint
5 11 (3.55%) Skype for Business
6 10 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (2.58%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (2.26%) Apache
9 5 (1.61%) OpenStack
10 4 (1.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (1.29%) Office Communications Server
11 3 (0.97%) Apache Pig
11 3 (0.97%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.97%) Oracle Coherence
12 2 (0.65%) Cloud Foundry
12 2 (0.65%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.65%) Oracle Application Server
12 2 (0.65%) Oracle Service Bus
12 2 (0.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (7.42%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.52%) MS Office
3 2 (0.65%) MS Project
4 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.65%) Northgate Housing
2 2 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.65%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.32%) BondVision
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.32%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 61 (19.68%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (18.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (9.35%) AWS CloudFormation
4 22 (7.10%) IaaS
5 14 (4.52%) Office 365
6 13 (4.19%) Azure Active Directory
7 10 (3.23%) SaaS
8 9 (2.90%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (2.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 8 (2.58%) Mimecast
9 8 (2.58%) PaaS
10 4 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.97%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.65%) Heroku
12 2 (0.65%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.65%) Yammer
13 1 (0.32%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.32%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.32%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 68 (21.94%) Firewall
2 37 (11.94%) WAN
3 36 (11.61%) DNS
4 31 (10.00%) SAN
5 29 (9.35%) VPN
6 28 (9.03%) LAN
7 20 (6.45%) TCP/IP
8 17 (5.48%) DHCP
8 17 (5.48%) Network Security
8 17 (5.48%) VLAN
9 14 (4.52%) VoIP
10 13 (4.19%) NAS
11 11 (3.55%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (3.55%) SSL
12 9 (2.90%) MPLS
13 8 (2.58%) Internet
13 8 (2.58%) LDAP
13 8 (2.58%) Wireless
14 7 (2.26%) Intrusion Detection
15 6 (1.94%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (18.71%) SQL Server
2 20 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (4.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (4.52%) Amazon RDS
4 14 (4.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (3.87%) MySQL
5 12 (3.87%) Oracle Database
6 10 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (1.94%) Big Data
8 6 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.94%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (1.94%) Oracle9i Database
9 5 (1.61%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (1.61%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.29%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (1.29%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (2.90%) TeamCity
2 8 (2.58%) Jenkins
3 7 (2.26%) HP UFT
3 7 (2.26%) JUnit
3 7 (2.26%) Selenium
4 4 (1.29%) JIRA
5 2 (0.65%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.65%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (0.65%) Subversion
5 2 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.65%) Toad
6 1 (0.32%) Bazaar
6 1 (0.32%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.32%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.32%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 77 (24.84%) Finance
2 36 (11.61%) Banking
3 22 (7.10%) Retail
4 17 (5.48%) Legal
5 11 (3.55%) Front Office
5 11 (3.55%) Investment Banking
6 10 (3.23%) Financial Institution
7 9 (2.90%) Law
8 8 (2.58%) Back Office
9 7 (2.26%) Telecoms
10 5 (1.61%) Marketing
11 4 (1.29%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.65%) Advertising
12 2 (0.65%) Billing
12 2 (0.65%) Electronics
12 2 (0.65%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (13.55%) Architect
2 37 (11.94%) Analyst
3 25 (8.06%) DevOps Engineer
4 21 (6.77%) Administrator
5 18 (5.81%) AWS Engineer
6 16 (5.16%) AWS DevOps
6 16 (5.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 14 (4.52%) DBA
8 13 (4.19%) Project Manager
8 13 (4.19%) SQL DBA
9 12 (3.87%) Technical Architect
10 11 (3.55%) Infrastructure Manager
11 10 (3.23%) Consultant
11 10 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery Architect
11 10 (3.23%) Infrastructure Architect
11 10 (3.23%) IT Manager
11 10 (3.23%) Network Engineer
11 10 (3.23%) Service Manager
11 10 (3.23%) Support Analyst
12 9 (2.90%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.90%) .NET
1 9 (2.90%) Elastic Stack
2 7 (2.26%) Django
2 7 (2.26%) Middleware
2 7 (2.26%) Web Services
3 6 (1.94%) boto
3 6 (1.94%) HTML
4 5 (1.61%) J2EE
4 5 (1.61%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (1.61%) SOAP
5 4 (1.29%) HTML5
6 3 (0.97%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.97%) Kafka
6 3 (0.97%) WAP
7 2 (0.65%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 1 (0.32%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.32%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.32%) IBM Integration Bus
8 1 (0.32%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 54 (17.42%) Data Centre
2 53 (17.10%) Replication
3 22 (7.10%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (6.77%) Management Information System
5 16 (5.16%) Clustering
6 7 (2.26%) Blackberry
6 7 (2.26%) Linux Command Line
7 6 (1.94%) PKI
7 6 (1.94%) Private Cloud
7 6 (1.94%) Public Cloud
8 5 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (1.61%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.29%) Derivative
9 4 (1.29%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (0.97%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.97%) Fintech
10 3 (0.97%) NHS
10 3 (0.97%) Symmetrix
10 3 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.65%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 88 (28.39%) Windows
2 55 (17.74%) Linux
3 43 (13.87%) Windows Server
4 31 (10.00%) Unix
5 30 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (8.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (5.16%) Windows 7
8 14 (4.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (4.19%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (3.55%) Solaris
11 10 (3.23%) Windows 10
12 6 (1.94%) CentOS
13 3 (0.97%) AIX
13 3 (0.97%) Data ONTAP
13 3 (0.97%) SUSE
13 3 (0.97%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.97%) VMS
14 2 (0.65%) MVS
15 1 (0.32%) Debian
15 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (22.90%) High Availability
2 70 (22.58%) Migration
3 62 (20.00%) ITIL
4 59 (19.03%) Business Continuity
5 50 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (15.81%) DevOps
7 30 (9.68%) Project Management
8 27 (8.71%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (8.39%) Service Management
10 24 (7.74%) Load Balancing
11 23 (7.42%) Configuration Management
11 23 (7.42%) Information Security
12 22 (7.10%) BCP
12 22 (7.10%) Continuous Deployment
12 22 (7.10%) Data Migration
13 17 (5.48%) Service Delivery
13 17 (5.48%) Stakeholder Management
14 16 (5.16%) Business Continuity Planning
14 16 (5.16%) Performance Testing
14 16 (5.16%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 74 (23.87%) SQL
2 47 (15.16%) PowerShell
3 37 (11.94%) Python
4 23 (7.42%) Java
5 15 (4.84%) T-SQL
6 7 (2.26%) Perl
6 7 (2.26%) Ruby
6 7 (2.26%) VBScript
7 5 (1.61%) Bash Shell
7 5 (1.61%) C#
7 5 (1.61%) VB
8 4 (1.29%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.97%) C
9 3 (0.97%) Korn
10 2 (0.65%) C++
10 2 (0.65%) COBOL
10 2 (0.65%) Go
10 2 (0.65%) JCL
10 2 (0.65%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.65%) VC++
Qualifications
1 45 (14.52%) Security Cleared
2 39 (12.58%) SC Cleared
3 18 (5.81%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (4.84%) CCNA
4 15 (4.84%) CISSP
5 11 (3.55%) Degree
5 11 (3.55%) MCSE
5 11 (3.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (2.90%) CCIE
7 8 (2.58%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (2.26%) CCNP
8 7 (2.26%) MCITP
9 6 (1.94%) CISA
10 5 (1.61%) MCP
11 4 (1.29%) CISM
11 4 (1.29%) CTC Cleared
11 4 (1.29%) DV Cleared
11 4 (1.29%) ISEB
12 3 (0.97%) MCSD
13 2 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.39%) PCI DSS
2 16 (5.16%) SLA
3 14 (4.52%) QA
4 9 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.97%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.65%) BS25999
6 2 (0.65%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.32%) BS7799
7 1 (0.32%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.32%) MiFID
7 1 (0.32%) PMO
7 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 45 (14.52%) Active Directory
2 34 (10.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (9.03%) Hyper-V
4 16 (5.16%) Docker
5 8 (2.58%) NFS
6 7 (2.26%) Oracle RAC
6 7 (2.26%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (2.26%) Virtual Servers
7 6 (1.94%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.97%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 3 (0.97%) HDFS
8 3 (0.97%) SRDF
8 3 (0.97%) Veritas File System
8 3 (0.97%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 3 (0.97%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.97%) vSphere
8 3 (0.97%) XenApp
8 3 (0.97%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.65%) vCloud
9 2 (0.65%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 39 (12.58%) Puppet
2 27 (8.71%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (8.39%) Ansible
4 24 (7.74%) SCOM
5 22 (7.10%) SCCM
6 8 (2.58%) Nagios
6 8 (2.58%) NetBackup
7 7 (2.26%) logstash
8 6 (1.94%) Control-M
8 6 (1.94%) Kibana
8 6 (1.94%) SCOrch
9 5 (1.61%) Oracle Identity Management
9 5 (1.61%) Salt
9 5 (1.61%) SCVMM
10 4 (1.29%) Data Guard
10 4 (1.29%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 4 (1.29%) Failover Clustering
10 4 (1.29%) MIMEsweeper
10 4 (1.29%) Oracle RMAN
10 4 (1.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 77 (24.84%) Microsoft
2 52 (16.77%) VMware
3 45 (14.52%) Oracle
4 39 (12.58%) Cisco
5 31 (10.00%) HP
6 14 (4.52%) Citrix
6 14 (4.52%) NetApp
7 10 (3.23%) Red Hat
8 9 (2.90%) CheckPoint
9 7 (2.26%) Dell
9 7 (2.26%) EMC
9 7 (2.26%) SaltStack
9 7 (2.26%) SAP
9 7 (2.26%) Sophos
9 7 (2.26%) Symantec
10 6 (1.94%) Fortinet
10 6 (1.94%) IBM
10 6 (1.94%) Splunk
11 5 (1.61%) Altiris
11 5 (1.61%) Sun
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