Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 130 127
Rank change year-on-year +21 -3 -12
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 28 33 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.95% 0.94% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 1.12% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 10
Manchester median daily rate £438 £360 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.53% +20.00% -26.83%
10th Percentile £189 £293 £284
90th Percentile £531 £523 £701
North West median daily rate £410 £369 £350
% change year-on-year +11.19% +5.36% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate £18.25 - -
North West median hourly rate £22.35 - £54.00

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 2405 2958 3039
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 81.25% 83.96% 80.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1534 1882 1800
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +8.70%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £238
90th Percentile £575 £538 £530
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 56 78
Manchester median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.75% -21.79% +30.00%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.54 £11.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £40.00 £42.15
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.42 £30.52
% change year-on-year +20.41% -26.53% +69.56%

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 21 November 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

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 21 November 2017. 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
Salford - 4 £425 - 1
Stockport +4 1 - - 1
Disaster Recovery
North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 12 (42.86%) Office 365
3 10 (35.71%) Management Information System
4 9 (32.14%) ITIL
4 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
5 8 (28.57%) Service Management
6 7 (25.00%) Business Continuity
6 7 (25.00%) Cisco
6 7 (25.00%) DNS
6 7 (25.00%) Windows
6 7 (25.00%) Change Control
7 6 (21.43%) Skype for Business
7 6 (21.43%) Skype
7 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
7 6 (21.43%) DHCP
7 6 (21.43%) Blackberry
7 6 (21.43%) Legal
7 6 (21.43%) Identity Management
8 5 (17.86%) CMS
8 5 (17.86%) IDOL
8 5 (17.86%) Workflow
8 5 (17.86%) SUSE
8 5 (17.86%) Content Management
8 5 (17.86%) Document Management
8 5 (17.86%) Dynamics CRM
8 5 (17.86%) Reuters
8 5 (17.86%) Interwoven
8 5 (17.86%) Java
8 5 (17.86%) SQL
8 5 (17.86%) .NET

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 6 (21.43%) Skype for Business
2 5 (17.86%) CMS
3 2 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.14%) IIS
3 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.57%) JBoss
4 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (42.86%) Office 365
2 5 (17.86%) OneDrive
3 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) DNS
2 6 (21.43%) DHCP
2 6 (21.43%) Skype
3 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.71%) Unified Communications
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (7.14%) Firewall
4 2 (7.14%) Internet
4 2 (7.14%) IP Telephony
4 2 (7.14%) ISDN
4 2 (7.14%) LAN
4 2 (7.14%) MPLS
4 2 (7.14%) PBX
4 2 (7.14%) SSL
4 2 (7.14%) VLAN
4 2 (7.14%) VPN
4 2 (7.14%) WAN
5 1 (3.57%) SAN
5 1 (3.57%) VoIP
5 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) IDOL
2 2 (7.14%) Data Mining
2 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
General
1 6 (21.43%) Legal
2 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.71%) Finance
4 1 (3.57%) Automotive
4 1 (3.57%) Law
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Technical Support
1 4 (14.29%) Analyst
1 4 (14.29%) Consultant
1 4 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
1 4 (14.29%) Technical Support
2 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
2 3 (10.71%) Administrator
2 3 (10.71%) Support Specialist
2 3 (10.71%) Technical Support Specialist
3 2 (7.14%) Active Directory Consultant
3 2 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Senior Applications Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (7.14%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (3.57%) Active Directory Administrator
4 1 (3.57%) IT Support
4 1 (3.57%) JDE Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Network Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Management Information System
2 6 (21.43%) Blackberry
2 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
3 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (10.71%) PKI
5 2 (7.14%) Replication
5 2 (7.14%) Smartphone
6 1 (3.57%) Clustering
6 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Linux
2 5 (17.86%) SUSE
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.57%) AIX
4 1 (3.57%) Unix
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) ITIL
2 8 (28.57%) Service Management
3 7 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 7 (25.00%) Change Control
4 6 (21.43%) Identity Management
5 5 (17.86%) Content Management
5 5 (17.86%) CRM
5 5 (17.86%) Document Management
5 5 (17.86%) Task Automation
5 5 (17.86%) Workflow
6 4 (14.29%) Change Management
6 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (14.29%) Email Filtering
6 4 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (14.29%) Project Management
6 4 (14.29%) Resource Management
6 4 (14.29%) Statistics
7 3 (10.71%) DevOps
7 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) Java
1 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.14%) CCNA
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.57%) CCNP
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) ISEB
3 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.57%) MCSA
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) PMO
2 1 (3.57%) COBIT
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) Firmware
2 1 (3.57%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 4 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (14.29%) SCCM
1 4 (14.29%) WSUS
2 2 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (3.57%) Ansible
3 1 (3.57%) Nagios
3 1 (3.57%) Puppet
3 1 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (3.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (3.57%) yum
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) Cisco
3 5 (17.86%) iManage
3 5 (17.86%) Interwoven
3 5 (17.86%) Reuters
4 4 (14.29%) Citrix
4 4 (14.29%) Clearswift
4 4 (14.29%) IronPort
4 4 (14.29%) Lumension
4 4 (14.29%) McAfee
4 4 (14.29%) Micro Focus
4 4 (14.29%) MobileIron
4 4 (14.29%) NetApp
5 2 (7.14%) JD Edwards
5 2 (7.14%) Proofpoint
5 2 (7.14%) Symantec
5 2 (7.14%) VMware
6 1 (3.57%) HP
6 1 (3.57%) SunGard
6 1 (3.57%) Veeam