Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 27 May 2018 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 119 115
Rank change year-on-year -7 -4 -4
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 32 21 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.05% 0.78% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 0.95% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 16
Manchester median daily rate £475 £335 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.79% -5.96% -19.03%
10th Percentile £365 £160 £267
90th Percentile £608 £425 £456
North West median daily rate £475 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +35.71% -6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate £28.00 - -
North West median hourly rate £30.25 £66.50 -
% change year-on-year -54.51% - -

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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,637 2,218 3,072
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 86.23% 82.82% 84.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,717 1,353 1,815
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +7.64%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £244
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 48 58
Manchester median hourly rate £19.52 £20.25 £18.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.60% +6.62% +30.98%
10th Percentile £12.82 £11.75 £12.75
90th Percentile £42.00 £46.13 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £22.65 £35.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -36.20% +9.23% +47.73%

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Disaster Recovery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Disaster Recovery in Manchester

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Manchester

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery in Manchester over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Disaster Recovery in Manchester

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Manchester

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 27 May 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - 5 - -
Salford 0 1 - - 3
Disaster Recovery
North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 12 (37.50%) ITIL
1 12 (37.50%) Service Management
2 10 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 10 (31.25%) Windows
3 9 (28.13%) Finance
4 8 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 7 (21.88%) Cisco
5 7 (21.88%) Information Security
6 6 (18.75%) CISSP
6 6 (18.75%) Linux
6 6 (18.75%) DevOps
6 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (18.75%) GDPR
7 5 (15.63%) Veeam
7 5 (15.63%) Hyper-V
7 5 (15.63%) SQL
7 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (15.63%) CCNP
7 5 (15.63%) Project Management
8 4 (12.50%) Network Design
8 4 (12.50%) Data Management
8 4 (12.50%) Resource Management
8 4 (12.50%) Problem Management
8 4 (12.50%) Chartered Engineer
8 4 (12.50%) CISM

Disaster Recovery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 3 (9.38%) OpenStack
1 3 (9.38%) SAS
2 2 (6.25%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.50%) Office 365
2 4 (12.50%) PaaS
2 4 (12.50%) SaaS
3 3 (9.38%) IaaS
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Firewall
2 3 (9.38%) DHCP
2 3 (9.38%) DNS
3 2 (6.25%) LAN
3 2 (6.25%) Skype
3 2 (6.25%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (6.25%) VPN
3 2 (6.25%) WAN
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.13%) IP Telephony
4 1 (3.13%) ISDN
4 1 (3.13%) MPLS
4 1 (3.13%) PBX
4 1 (3.13%) SAN
4 1 (3.13%) SSL
4 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.13%) VLAN
4 1 (3.13%) VoIP
4 1 (3.13%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
2 3 (9.38%) DB2
2 3 (9.38%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) JMeter
1 1 (3.13%) LoadRunner
1 1 (3.13%) Selenium
1 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (15.63%) Active Directory Administrator
1 5 (15.63%) Administrator
1 5 (15.63%) Exchange Administrator
1 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (15.63%) Server Administrator
1 5 (15.63%) Service Manager
1 5 (15.63%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (15.63%) Windows Administrator
1 5 (15.63%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 3 (9.38%) Architect
2 3 (9.38%) Consultant
2 3 (9.38%) Information Security Consultant
2 3 (9.38%) Security Consultant
3 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery Manager
3 2 (6.25%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 2 (6.25%) Java Architect
3 2 (6.25%) Telecoms Manager
4 1 (3.13%) Head of Security
4 1 (3.13%) Test Leader
4 1 (3.13%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Spring Boot
1 2 (6.25%) Thymeleaf
2 1 (3.13%) CSS
2 1 (3.13%) HTML
2 1 (3.13%) J2EE
2 1 (3.13%) JSON
2 1 (3.13%) Node.js
2 1 (3.13%) OAuth
2 1 (3.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.25%) Blackberry
4 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.13%) CESG
5 1 (3.13%) Clustering
5 1 (3.13%) CMDB
5 1 (3.13%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (3.13%) Smartphone
5 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (18.75%) Linux
4 2 (6.25%) SUSE
5 1 (3.13%) AIX
5 1 (3.13%) Solaris
5 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) ITIL
1 12 (37.50%) Service Management
2 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 7 (21.88%) Information Security
4 6 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (18.75%) DevOps
5 5 (15.63%) Project Management
6 4 (12.50%) Capacity Management
6 4 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (12.50%) Data Management
6 4 (12.50%) Database Security
6 4 (12.50%) High Availability
6 4 (12.50%) Network Design
6 4 (12.50%) Open Source
6 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 4 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 4 (12.50%) Resource Management
6 4 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
6 4 (12.50%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) Java
3 2 (6.25%) Java 9
4 1 (3.13%) COBOL
4 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) PHP
4 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.13%) Python
4 1 (3.13%) Ruby
4 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) CISSP
2 5 (15.63%) CCNP
2 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (12.50%) CCDP
3 4 (12.50%) Chartered Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) CISM
3 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (6.25%) Degree
4 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.13%) CCIE
5 1 (3.13%) CCNA
5 1 (3.13%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (3.13%) IISP
5 1 (3.13%) ISEB
5 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) GDPR
2 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
4 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) Hyper-V
3 3 (9.38%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.13%) Firmware
4 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (6.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (6.25%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.88%) Cisco
3 5 (15.63%) Veeam
4 4 (12.50%) ServiceNow
5 3 (9.38%) Informatica
5 3 (9.38%) Oracle
6 2 (6.25%) Clearswift
6 2 (6.25%) IronPort
6 2 (6.25%) Micro Focus
6 2 (6.25%) NetApp
7 1 (3.13%) Citrix
7 1 (3.13%) HP