Period
to

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 6 months to 30 June 2022 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
England > London
6 months to
30 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 263 306 256
Rank change year-on-year +43 -50 +111
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 394 209 150
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.00% 0.77% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.84% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 147 90
10th Percentile £350 £343 £295
25th Percentile £425 £409 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £505 £500 £475
Median % change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% -5.00%
75th Percentile £625 £650 £600
90th Percentile £800 £714 £651
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
10th Percentile £21.88 £21.20 -
25th Percentile £24.69 £23.00 -
Median hourly rate £56.25 £26.00 -
Median % change year-on-year +116.35% - -
75th Percentile £67.50 £29.00 -
90th Percentile £135.75 £30.80 -
England median hourly rate £55.45 £32.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year +73.28% +13.27% +54.12%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 36,052 24,874 15,748
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 91.51% 91.41% 89.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,386 17,820 11,325
10th Percentile £400 £360 £331
25th Percentile £475 £438 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% - +0.96%
75th Percentile £691 £638 £623
90th Percentile £788 £713 £713
England median daily rate £550 £500 £480
% change year-on-year +10.00% +4.17% +1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 376 246 181
10th Percentile £17.19 £15.73 £14.00
25th Percentile £23.91 £20.99 £19.99
Median hourly rate £36.75 £32.85 £33.50
Median % change year-on-year +11.87% -1.94% +48.89%
75th Percentile £53.75 £51.00 £47.83
90th Percentile £69.06 £66.13 £61.25
England median hourly rate £28.41 £24.08 £22.61
% change year-on-year +17.98% +6.50% -1.40%

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Disaster Recovery as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Disaster Recovery in London

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Disaster Recovery in London.

Daily rate trend for Disaster Recovery in London

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Disaster Recovery in London over the 6 months to 30 June 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Disaster Recovery in London

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Disaster Recovery in London.

Hourly rate trend for Disaster Recovery in London

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Disaster Recovery in London over the 6 months to 30 June 2022.

Hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 30 June 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Central London -20 50 £540 +3.85% 18
West London +1 9 £500 - 12
South London -6 9 £525 +2.44% 1
East London -9 4 - - 6
Disaster Recovery
England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 120 (30.46%) Azure
2 119 (30.20%) SQL
3 115 (29.19%) Windows
4 111 (28.17%) Finance
5 101 (25.63%) SQL Server
6 85 (21.57%) Agile
7 82 (20.81%) Business Continuity
8 79 (20.05%) Microsoft
9 78 (19.80%) Oracle
10 75 (19.04%) Social Skills
11 74 (18.78%) Linux
11 74 (18.78%) AWS
12 71 (18.02%) High Availability
13 70 (17.77%) DevOps
14 63 (15.99%) Banking
15 62 (15.74%) Python
16 61 (15.48%) VMware
16 61 (15.48%) Windows Server
17 60 (15.23%) Problem-Solving
18 57 (14.47%) T-SQL
18 57 (14.47%) PowerShell
19 55 (13.96%) Migration
20 54 (13.71%) CI/CD
21 53 (13.45%) ITIL
21 53 (13.45%) Active Directory
22 51 (12.94%) Microsoft 365
23 47 (11.93%) PL/SQL
23 47 (11.93%) Firewall
24 46 (11.68%) VMware Infrastructure
25 45 (11.42%) SharePoint

Disaster Recovery
Co-occurring 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 45 (11.42%) SharePoint
2 16 (4.06%) Confluence
3 12 (3.05%) CICS
4 9 (2.28%) Apache
4 9 (2.28%) IIS
4 9 (2.28%) MS Exchange
5 8 (2.03%) SAS
5 8 (2.03%) WebSphere
5 8 (2.03%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (1.52%) nginx
6 6 (1.52%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.27%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.02%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.76%) Apache Airflow
9 3 (0.76%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.51%) CMS
11 1 (0.25%) JBoss
11 1 (0.25%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 18 (4.57%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.51%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.78%) Markit EDM
1 7 (1.78%) thinkFolio
2 6 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.76%) Cognos Planning
3 3 (0.76%) IBM Planning Analytics
3 3 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.76%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (0.76%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.76%) Oracle FAH
3 3 (0.76%) Oracle Utilities
3 3 (0.76%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.51%) Carpe Diem
4 2 (0.51%) Elite 3E
4 2 (0.51%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.25%) Cerner Millennium
5 1 (0.25%) Cloudability
5 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.25%) Primavera
5 1 (0.25%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.25%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 120 (30.46%) Azure
2 74 (18.78%) AWS
3 51 (12.94%) Microsoft 365
4 35 (8.88%) PaaS
5 33 (8.38%) Power Platform
6 26 (6.60%) GCP
7 25 (6.35%) IaaS
8 22 (5.58%) SaaS
9 21 (5.33%) Azure Active Directory
10 19 (4.82%) Cloud Computing
11 18 (4.57%) PowerApps
12 17 (4.31%) GitHub
12 17 (4.31%) Power Automate
13 11 (2.79%) Azure DevOps
14 10 (2.54%) AWS CloudFormation
14 10 (2.54%) Nutanix
15 8 (2.03%) Azure AKS
15 8 (2.03%) Azure Storage
15 8 (2.03%) Serverless
16 7 (1.78%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 47 (11.93%) Firewall
2 28 (7.11%) DNS
3 26 (6.60%) SAN
4 22 (5.58%) TCP/IP
5 18 (4.57%) WAN
6 16 (4.06%) LAN
7 15 (3.81%) Wireless
8 14 (3.55%) Network Security
8 14 (3.55%) SSH
9 13 (3.30%) DHCP
10 11 (2.79%) VPN
11 10 (2.54%) Internet
12 8 (2.03%) SSL
13 7 (1.78%) VLAN
14 6 (1.52%) Cisco Nexus
14 6 (1.52%) Kerberos
14 6 (1.52%) NAS
14 6 (1.52%) OSPF
14 6 (1.52%) VSAN
15 5 (1.27%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (25.63%) SQL Server
2 33 (8.38%) Power BI
2 33 (8.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (7.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 27 (6.85%) Data Warehouse
4 27 (6.85%) Oracle Database
5 24 (6.09%) Relational Database
6 15 (3.81%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (3.30%) DB2
8 11 (2.79%) Amazon RDS
8 11 (2.79%) Azure SQL Database
8 11 (2.79%) OLTP
8 11 (2.79%) RDBMS
9 10 (2.54%) MongoDB
9 10 (2.54%) Oracle Database 12c
10 8 (2.03%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (2.03%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (1.78%) MySQL
12 6 (1.52%) Hadoop
13 5 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (5.84%) JIRA
2 20 (5.08%) Jenkins
3 19 (4.82%) Git (software)
4 17 (4.31%) Visual Studio
5 15 (3.81%) GitLab
6 13 (3.30%) Bitbucket
7 10 (2.54%) TeamCity
8 9 (2.28%) Subversion
9 6 (1.52%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (1.02%) Artifactory
10 4 (1.02%) Serena SBM
10 4 (1.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (0.76%) git-flow
11 3 (0.76%) SonarQube
12 1 (0.25%) CircleCI
12 1 (0.25%) Flyway
12 1 (0.25%) Gatling
12 1 (0.25%) Gradle
12 1 (0.25%) Spinnaker
12 1 (0.25%) Terragrunt
General
1 111 (28.17%) Finance
2 75 (19.04%) Social Skills
3 63 (15.99%) Banking
4 28 (7.11%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (5.08%) Presentation Skills
6 14 (3.55%) Public Sector
7 12 (3.05%) Back Office
8 10 (2.54%) Legal
9 8 (2.03%) Documentation Skills
10 6 (1.52%) Influencing Skills
11 5 (1.27%) Telecoms
12 4 (1.02%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 4 (1.02%) Organisational Skills
13 3 (0.76%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.76%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.76%) Law
13 3 (0.76%) Retail
14 2 (0.51%) Front Office
14 2 (0.51%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.51%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 68 (17.26%) Analyst
2 45 (11.42%) Architect
2 45 (11.42%) Developer
3 32 (8.12%) DBA
4 25 (6.35%) Azure Engineer
5 24 (6.09%) Support Analyst
6 22 (5.58%) Solutions Architect
7 21 (5.33%) Applications Support
7 21 (5.33%) DevOps Engineer
8 20 (5.08%) Microsoft 365 Developer
8 20 (5.08%) SharePoint Developer
9 19 (4.82%) Cloud Engineer
10 18 (4.57%) SQL DBA
11 17 (4.31%) Applications Support Analyst
11 17 (4.31%) IT Analyst
12 16 (4.06%) Administrator
13 14 (3.55%) C# Developer
13 14 (3.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 13 (3.30%) Consultant
14 13 (3.30%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (8.63%) .NET
2 20 (5.08%) CSS
2 20 (5.08%) HTML
3 18 (4.57%) HTML5
3 18 (4.57%) React
4 17 (4.31%) jQuery
5 15 (3.81%) Kafka
6 14 (3.55%) .NET Framework
7 13 (3.30%) JSON
8 10 (2.54%) Middleware
9 9 (2.28%) Elastic Stack
9 9 (2.28%) LDAP
10 8 (2.03%) Node.js
11 7 (1.78%) RESTful
12 5 (1.27%) Spring
12 5 (1.27%) XML
13 4 (1.02%) Oracle Fusion
13 4 (1.02%) REST
13 4 (1.02%) WinForms
14 3 (0.76%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.41%) Data Centre
2 33 (8.38%) Public Cloud
3 26 (6.60%) Management Information System
4 24 (6.09%) Clustering
5 22 (5.58%) Replication
6 16 (4.06%) Hybrid Cloud
6 16 (4.06%) Mainframe
7 13 (3.30%) Private Cloud
8 12 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (2.28%) PKI
10 8 (2.03%) CMDB
10 8 (2.03%) Renewable Energy
10 8 (2.03%) Virtual Team
11 7 (1.78%) Cloud Native
11 7 (1.78%) Enterprise Storage
11 7 (1.78%) SWIFT
12 6 (1.52%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
13 5 (1.27%) Data Structures
13 5 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 115 (29.19%) Windows
2 74 (18.78%) Linux
3 61 (15.48%) Windows Server
4 33 (8.38%) Unix
5 26 (6.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (4.82%) zOS
7 17 (4.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (3.81%) Windows Server 2016
9 14 (3.55%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (3.05%) Windows 10
11 10 (2.54%) CentOS
12 9 (2.28%) Windows Server 2019
13 8 (2.03%) Solaris
13 8 (2.03%) Ubuntu
14 7 (1.78%) VMS
15 5 (1.27%) Android
16 3 (0.76%) Oracle Linux
17 2 (0.51%) Apple iOS
17 2 (0.51%) SUSE
17 2 (0.51%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (21.57%) Agile
2 82 (20.81%) Business Continuity
3 71 (18.02%) High Availability
4 70 (17.77%) DevOps
5 60 (15.23%) Problem-Solving
6 55 (13.96%) Migration
7 54 (13.71%) CI/CD
8 53 (13.45%) ITIL
9 34 (8.63%) Load Balancing
10 30 (7.61%) Business Intelligence
10 30 (7.61%) Cybersecurity
10 30 (7.61%) Infrastructure as Code
10 30 (7.61%) Performance Tuning
11 29 (7.36%) Capacity Planning
12 28 (7.11%) Problem Management
13 24 (6.09%) Service Management
14 23 (5.84%) Change Management
14 23 (5.84%) Information Security
15 22 (5.58%) Data Security
16 21 (5.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 119 (30.20%) SQL
2 62 (15.74%) Python
3 57 (14.47%) PowerShell
3 57 (14.47%) T-SQL
4 47 (11.93%) PL/SQL
5 41 (10.41%) C#
6 33 (8.38%) Java
7 23 (5.84%) JavaScript
7 23 (5.84%) VBA
8 22 (5.58%) Shell Script
9 21 (5.33%) VB
10 18 (4.57%) Bash
11 14 (3.55%) Go
12 12 (3.05%) Ruby
13 9 (2.28%) Perl
14 5 (1.27%) C
15 3 (0.76%) PHP
15 3 (0.76%) Scala
15 3 (0.76%) TypeScript
15 3 (0.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (5.84%) Degree
1 23 (5.84%) Security Cleared
2 14 (3.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (3.55%) SC Cleared
3 12 (3.05%) CISA
3 12 (3.05%) CISM
3 12 (3.05%) CISSP
4 11 (2.79%) MCSE
5 10 (2.54%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (2.28%) DBS Check
7 8 (2.03%) CCNA
7 8 (2.03%) CRISC
7 8 (2.03%) MCSA
8 6 (1.52%) CCENT
9 5 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
10 3 (0.76%) GIAC
10 3 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.76%) SANS
11 2 (0.51%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.35%) QA
2 17 (4.31%) GDPR
3 13 (3.30%) SLA
4 10 (2.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (1.78%) ISO 22301
5 7 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (1.52%) PCI DSS
7 5 (1.27%) ITGC
8 4 (1.02%) NIST
9 3 (0.76%) Accessibility
9 3 (0.76%) Cyber Essentials
9 3 (0.76%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 3 (0.76%) GRC
9 3 (0.76%) OASIS TOSCA
9 3 (0.76%) PMO
10 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.25%) GxP
10 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 53 (13.45%) Active Directory
2 46 (11.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (8.38%) Virtual Machines
4 27 (6.85%) Docker
5 22 (5.58%) vSphere
6 19 (4.82%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (2.28%) XenApp
8 8 (2.03%) Hyper-V
9 7 (1.78%) Oracle RAC
9 7 (1.78%) XenDesktop
10 5 (1.27%) NFS
11 4 (1.02%) VMware NSX
12 3 (0.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 3 (0.76%) vCloud
13 2 (0.51%) Firmware
13 2 (0.51%) iptables
13 2 (0.51%) RACF
13 2 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.25%) Veritas File System
14 1 (0.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 41 (10.41%) Kubernetes
2 40 (10.15%) Terraform
3 25 (6.35%) Ansible
4 19 (4.82%) Microsoft Intune
4 19 (4.82%) SCCM
5 16 (4.06%) Grafana
6 14 (3.55%) Control-M
6 14 (3.55%) Puppet
7 13 (3.30%) Prometheus
8 9 (2.28%) Data Guard
8 9 (2.28%) SCOM
9 8 (2.03%) Microsoft Clustering
10 7 (1.78%) AirWatch
10 7 (1.78%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 7 (1.78%) Oracle RMAN
10 7 (1.78%) vCenter Server
11 6 (1.52%) Consul
11 6 (1.52%) Tivoli
11 6 (1.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 5 (1.27%) QRadar
Vendors
1 79 (20.05%) Microsoft
2 78 (19.80%) Oracle
3 61 (15.48%) VMware
4 45 (11.42%) Cisco
5 26 (6.60%) Red Hat
6 25 (6.35%) IBM
7 24 (6.09%) Citrix
8 19 (4.82%) NetApp
8 19 (4.82%) Splunk
9 17 (4.31%) EMC
10 16 (4.06%) ServiceNow
11 15 (3.81%) HP
12 14 (3.55%) BMC
13 13 (3.30%) Google
14 11 (2.79%) Dell
14 11 (2.79%) F5
15 9 (2.28%) SolarWinds
16 8 (2.03%) SAP
16 8 (2.03%) Zerto
17 7 (1.78%) Intel