Period
to 21 November 2017

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 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
England > North East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 140 113
Rank change year-on-year +54 -27 -48
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 17 28 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.38% 1.04% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 1.23% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 21 7
North East median daily rate £400 £280 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.86% +1.82% -33.88%
10th Percentile £305 £210 £180
90th Percentile £426 £376 £335
England median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
North East median hourly rate - £14.00 -
England median hourly rate £28.25 £27.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year +2.73% +32.53% -13.54%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1036 2279 1675
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 84.23% 84.28% 83.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 695 1576 1067
North East median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £256
90th Percentile £550 £525 £600
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 92 75
North East median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +64.71% -10.05%
10th Percentile £10.00 £11.01 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.83 £36.00 £34.50
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.74% +8.53% +18.42%

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Disaster Recovery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

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 Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 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
Tyne and Wear +56 17 £400 +42.86% 2
Disaster Recovery
England

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 North East region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 14 (82.35%) Oracle
1 14 (82.35%) Security Cleared
2 13 (76.47%) SC Cleared
2 13 (76.47%) Perl
2 13 (76.47%) Python
3 8 (47.06%) Unix
4 7 (41.18%) Korn
4 7 (41.18%) SAP
4 7 (41.18%) PL/SQL
4 7 (41.18%) ERP
4 7 (41.18%) Solaris
4 7 (41.18%) Linux
4 7 (41.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 7 (41.18%) Sun
4 7 (41.18%) Veritas
4 7 (41.18%) Oracle Database
4 7 (41.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 7 (41.18%) SAP ERP
4 7 (41.18%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (35.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 6 (35.29%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (35.29%) Data Guard
5 6 (35.29%) High Availability
5 6 (35.29%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (35.29%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (35.29%) Clustering
6 4 (23.53%) Sybase ASE
6 4 (23.53%) NetBackup
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle RMAN

Disaster Recovery
Co-occurring 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 1 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle 10gAS
Business Applications
1 7 (41.18%) SAP ERP
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle Database
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database 12c
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (23.53%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (5.88%) DB2
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) DBA
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle DBA
3 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared DBA
4 4 (23.53%) Unix Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Design Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Solaris Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery Test Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Information Manager
7 1 (5.88%) Information Security Manager
7 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 1 (5.88%) Performance Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) SAP Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Security Manager
7 1 (5.88%) Solaris Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Sybase DBA
7 1 (5.88%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (5.88%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Unix
2 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Solaris
3 1 (5.88%) AIX
3 1 (5.88%) MVS
3 1 (5.88%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ERP
2 6 (35.29%) High Availability
2 6 (35.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.88%) Content Management
3 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.88%) Data Conversion
3 1 (5.88%) Data Management
3 1 (5.88%) Document Management
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Personalization
3 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.88%) Resilience Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Security Management
3 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Perl
1 13 (76.47%) Python
2 7 (41.18%) Korn
2 7 (41.18%) PL/SQL
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) REXX
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) Security Cleared
2 13 (76.47%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) CISM
3 1 (5.88%) CISSP
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.88%) QA
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 7 (41.18%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (5.88%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 6 (35.29%) Data Guard
3 4 (23.53%) NetBackup
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (5.88%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Oracle
2 7 (41.18%) SAP
2 7 (41.18%) Sun
2 7 (41.18%) Veritas
3 4 (23.53%) Sybase
4 1 (5.88%) BMC
4 1 (5.88%) CA
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) IBM