The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Disaster Recovery
England / North East
Rank 68 55 54
Rank change year-on-year -13 -1  
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 12 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.66% 2.18% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 2.55% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 1
Median daily rate £389 £288 £492
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.09% -41.53%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £371 £375 £388
% change year-on-year -1.00% -3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £48.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year -54.16% +45.45%  

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 the North East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 631 744 461
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 87.52% 85.32% 74.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 507 259
Median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £550 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 18
Median hourly rate £32.50 £18.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.55% +44.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.71 £12.97 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £30.00 £30.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Disaster Recovery in the North East

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery in the North East over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Disaster Recovery in the North East

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Disaster Recovery in the North East

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -19 12 £389 +35.09% 2
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 North East region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 31 (70.45%) Windows
2 26 (59.09%) ITIL
2 26 (59.09%) Linux
3 24 (54.55%) Oracle
4 22 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 20 (45.45%) Change Management
5 20 (45.45%) Data Management
5 20 (45.45%) Oracle Database
6 19 (43.18%) Open Source
7 18 (40.91%) SaaS
7 18 (40.91%) PaaS
7 18 (40.91%) IaaS
8 17 (38.64%) Performance Tuning
8 17 (38.64%) DevOps
8 17 (38.64%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (38.64%) SQL
9 16 (36.36%) Unix
9 16 (36.36%) MS PowerPoint
10 15 (34.09%) Problem Management
10 15 (34.09%) MS Excel
11 14 (31.82%) PRINCE2
11 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (31.82%) VMware
11 14 (31.82%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 13 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (27.27%) AIX
14 11 (25.00%) DB2
14 11 (25.00%) Service Management
14 11 (25.00%) MongoDB
14 11 (25.00%) Management Information System

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 10 (22.73%) WebLogic
2 5 (11.36%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.27%) IIS
4 1 (2.27%) Tuxedo
4 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (36.36%) MS PowerPoint
2 15 (34.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 18 (40.91%) IaaS
1 18 (40.91%) PaaS
1 18 (40.91%) SaaS
2 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.73%) LDAP
2 3 (6.82%) Firewall
3 2 (4.55%) NetScaler
3 2 (4.55%) VPN
3 2 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.27%) DHCP
4 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (45.45%) Oracle Database
2 11 (25.00%) DB2
2 11 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 9 (20.45%) BODI
3 9 (20.45%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (11.36%) Ingres
6 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Oracle APEX
1 9 (20.45%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.27%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
1 2 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (43.18%) DBA
2 13 (29.55%) Administrator
3 11 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
4 8 (18.18%) Architect
5 5 (11.36%) Cloud Architect
5 5 (11.36%) Operations Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) SQL DBA
7 3 (6.82%) Ingres DBA
8 2 (4.55%) Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Applications Architect
8 2 (4.55%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.55%) DB2 DBA
8 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 2 (4.55%) Systems Architect
8 2 (4.55%) Technical Leader
9 1 (2.27%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.27%) Technical Architect
9 1 (2.27%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 17 (38.64%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 9 (20.45%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.55%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.27%) Clustering
5 1 (2.27%) FlexPod
5 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.27%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 31 (70.45%) Windows
2 26 (59.09%) Linux
3 16 (36.36%) Unix
4 12 (27.27%) AIX
5 11 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 10 (22.73%) Solaris
6 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (20.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (18.18%) HPUX
9 4 (9.09%) VME
10 3 (6.82%) MVS
11 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000
12 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (59.09%) ITIL
2 20 (45.45%) Change Management
2 20 (45.45%) Data Management
3 19 (43.18%) Open Source
4 17 (38.64%) DevOps
4 17 (38.64%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (34.09%) Problem Management
6 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (31.82%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 14 (31.82%) PRINCE2
7 11 (25.00%) Service Management
8 9 (20.45%) Business Continuity
8 9 (20.45%) Change Control
8 9 (20.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (20.45%) High Availability
8 9 (20.45%) ITSM
9 8 (18.18%) Migration
9 8 (18.18%) Project Governance
10 7 (15.91%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (15.91%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (38.64%) SQL
2 3 (6.82%) COBOL
3 2 (4.55%) C
4 1 (2.27%) Java
4 1 (2.27%) Perl
4 1 (2.27%) Python
4 1 (2.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.36%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (11.36%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.82%) IBM Certification
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (4.55%) MCSA
5 1 (2.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) SLA
2 4 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.36%) Oracle Clusterware
3 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (4.55%) XenApp
4 1 (2.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (11.36%) Data Guard
3 2 (4.55%) SCCM
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.27%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (54.55%) Oracle
2 22 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (31.82%) VMware
4 10 (22.73%) Cisco
5 9 (20.45%) F5
5 9 (20.45%) HP
5 9 (20.45%) Red Hat
5 9 (20.45%) TIBCO
6 3 (6.82%) Citrix
6 3 (6.82%) IBM
7 2 (4.55%) Autodesk
7 2 (4.55%) EMC
8 1 (2.27%) CA
8 1 (2.27%) Capita
8 1 (2.27%) Informatica
8 1 (2.27%) NetApp
8 1 (2.27%) Veritas
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