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 3 months to 28 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 88 72
Rank change year-on-year +15 -16  
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 14 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.00% 0.73% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 0.88% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 1
Median daily rate £331 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.28% +9.37%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £369
% change year-on-year - +1.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £43.28 £28.00
% change year-on-year -17.97% +54.57%  

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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1113 1469 1147
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 79.50% 82.62% 76.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 638 885 685
Median daily rate £400 £400 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 21 33
Median hourly rate £29.00 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.11% +2.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.33 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 10 (37.04%) ITIL
2 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 8 (29.63%) Office 365
3 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
3 8 (29.63%) DNS
3 8 (29.63%) Cisco
4 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
4 7 (25.93%) VPN
4 7 (25.93%) Service Management
4 7 (25.93%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (22.22%) Change Management
5 6 (22.22%) MPLS
5 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 5 (18.52%) DHCP
6 5 (18.52%) SSL
6 5 (18.52%) LAN
6 5 (18.52%) WAN
6 5 (18.52%) Windows
6 5 (18.52%) CCNA
6 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (18.52%) Firewall
6 5 (18.52%) VMware
6 5 (18.52%) VLAN
6 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
7 4 (14.81%) DevOps
7 4 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (14.81%) Finance

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 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (7.41%) IIS
3 2 (7.41%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.70%) CMS
4 1 (3.70%) JBoss
4 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Office 365
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.70%) IaaS
3 1 (3.70%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) DNS
2 7 (25.93%) Cisco IOS
2 7 (25.93%) VPN
3 6 (22.22%) MPLS
3 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 5 (18.52%) DHCP
4 5 (18.52%) Firewall
4 5 (18.52%) LAN
4 5 (18.52%) SSL
4 5 (18.52%) VLAN
4 5 (18.52%) WAN
5 3 (11.11%) PBX
5 3 (11.11%) Unified Communications
6 2 (7.41%) Internet
6 2 (7.41%) IP Telephony
6 2 (7.41%) ISDN
6 2 (7.41%) NX-OS
6 2 (7.41%) Skype
6 2 (7.41%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (7.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Data Mining
1 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (7.41%) IDOL
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
1 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.41%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Automotive
3 1 (3.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Telecoms Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Data Centre Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Network Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Messaging Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Security Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 3 (11.11%) Smartphone
4 2 (7.41%) Blackberry
4 2 (7.41%) NHS
5 1 (3.70%) Clustering
5 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Unix
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) AIX
3 1 (3.70%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) ITIL
2 7 (25.93%) Service Management
3 6 (22.22%) Change Management
4 4 (14.81%) DevOps
4 4 (14.81%) ITSM
4 4 (14.81%) Project Management
5 3 (11.11%) Business Continuity
5 3 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (11.11%) Informatics
5 3 (11.11%) Security Patching
6 2 (7.41%) Change Control
6 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.41%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (7.41%) Document Management
6 2 (7.41%) ETL
6 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.41%) Network Design
6 2 (7.41%) SDLC
6 2 (7.41%) Security Management
6 2 (7.41%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) CCNA
1 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (14.81%) ISEB
2 4 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (11.11%) CCNP
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) vSphere
2 3 (11.11%) XenApp
3 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.70%) Firmware
4 1 (3.70%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) SCOM
1 2 (7.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (3.70%) Ansible
2 1 (3.70%) Nagios
2 1 (3.70%) Puppet
2 1 (3.70%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (3.70%) yum
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) Cisco
3 5 (18.52%) VMware
4 4 (14.81%) Citrix
4 4 (14.81%) IBM
5 3 (11.11%) CommVault
5 3 (11.11%) NetApp
6 2 (7.41%) Fortinet
6 2 (7.41%) iManage
6 2 (7.41%) Intel
6 2 (7.41%) IronPort
6 2 (7.41%) JD Edwards
6 2 (7.41%) Proofpoint
6 2 (7.41%) RightFax
6 2 (7.41%) Symantec
7 1 (3.70%) HP
7 1 (3.70%) Interwoven
7 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.70%) Reuters
7 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
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