Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 18 January 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 114 98
Rank change year-on-year +42 -16 -24
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 15 33 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.68% 1.73% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 1.95% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 30 2
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £400 £356 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.28% +26.11% -37.22%
10th Percentile £341 £313 £269
90th Percentile £418 £488 £297
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £356 £283
% change year-on-year +12.28% +26.11% -37.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 775 1,690 1,193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 86.88% 88.44% 86.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 566 1,241 806
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £261 £270 £270
90th Percentile £588 £530 £613
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £375 £417
% change year-on-year +6.67% -9.96% +6.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 48 38
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £25.00 £28.08 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.95% +33.69% -3.67%
10th Percentile £10.10 £19.40 £12.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £40.90 £39.15
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £20.25 £27.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year -27.03% +42.31% -10.55%

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Disaster Recovery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Disaster Recovery in Newcastle upon Tyne

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Newcastle upon Tyne

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 14 (93.33%) Oracle
1 14 (93.33%) Security Cleared
2 13 (86.67%) SC Cleared
2 13 (86.67%) Perl
2 13 (86.67%) Python
3 8 (53.33%) Unix
4 7 (46.67%) SAP
4 7 (46.67%) PL/SQL
4 7 (46.67%) ERP
4 7 (46.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 7 (46.67%) Solaris
4 7 (46.67%) Linux
4 7 (46.67%) Sun
4 7 (46.67%) Veritas
4 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database
4 7 (46.67%) SAP ERP
4 7 (46.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 7 (46.67%) Korn
4 7 (46.67%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (40.00%) High Availability
5 6 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (40.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (40.00%) Data Guard
5 6 (40.00%) Clustering
5 6 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (26.67%) Sybase
6 4 (26.67%) NetBackup
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle RMAN

Disaster Recovery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 1 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle 10gAS
Business Applications
1 7 (46.67%) SAP ERP
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (26.67%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) DBA
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle DBA
2 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared DBA
3 4 (26.67%) Unix Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Design Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Solaris Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery Test Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Test Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) SAP Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Solaris Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Sybase DBA
6 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Unix
2 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Solaris
3 1 (6.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) ERP
2 6 (40.00%) High Availability
2 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.67%) Content Management
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.67%) Data Conversion
3 1 (6.67%) Data Management
3 1 (6.67%) Document Management
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Personalization
3 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.67%) Resilience Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) Perl
1 13 (86.67%) Python
2 7 (46.67%) Korn
2 7 (46.67%) PL/SQL
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) Security Cleared
2 13 (86.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 7 (46.67%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 6 (40.00%) Data Guard
3 4 (26.67%) NetBackup
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Oracle
2 7 (46.67%) SAP
2 7 (46.67%) Sun
2 7 (46.67%) Veritas
3 4 (26.67%) Sybase
4 1 (6.67%) HP