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 29 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
England > North East
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 97 63
Rank change year-on-year +45 -34  
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 4 32 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.71% 1.98% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 2.30% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 25 8
North East median daily rate £368 £260 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.44% -9.56%  
10th Percentile £305 £212 £204
90th Percentile £543 £307 £440
England median daily rate £394 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -1.56% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
North East median hourly rate - £14.00 -
England median hourly rate £47.50 £19.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +150.00% -32.14%  

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 476 1394 672
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 84.40% 86.16% 79.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1351 3878 1820
North East median daily rate £380 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.92% -16.12%  
10th Percentile £263 £225 £250
90th Percentile £613 £518 £575
England median daily rate £450 £450 £415
% change year-on-year - +8.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 299 80
North East median hourly rate £28.00 £28.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +55.55%  
10th Percentile £13.75 £19.77 £11.24
90th Percentile £47.83 £36.00 £42.50
England median hourly rate £32.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.36% +10.00%  

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 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 29 June 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 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 3 months to 29 June 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 +54 4 £368 +41.44%
Disaster Recovery
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 North East region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 8 (44.44%) Oracle
2 7 (38.89%) BPSS Clearance
3 6 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 6 (33.33%) ITIL
3 6 (33.33%) Solaris
3 6 (33.33%) Linux
3 6 (33.33%) Windows
3 6 (33.33%) HP
3 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (27.78%) F5
4 5 (27.78%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (27.78%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (27.78%) BODI
4 5 (27.78%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
4 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (27.78%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco
4 5 (27.78%) Red Hat
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (27.78%) TIBCO
4 5 (27.78%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
4 5 (27.78%) Migration
4 5 (27.78%) Business Continuity
4 5 (27.78%) VMware
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server

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 6 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.56%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) SMS
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
2 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 5 (27.78%) BODI
2 5 (27.78%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (11.11%) DB2
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle APEX
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (5.56%) LoadRunner
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Architect
2 3 (16.67%) DBA
2 3 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Security Officer
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (11.11%) DB2 DBA
3 2 (11.11%) Information Officer
3 2 (11.11%) Information Security Officer
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.56%) Azure Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Cyber Attack
3 2 (11.11%) Mainframe
3 2 (11.11%) Public Cloud
4 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.56%) Clustering
4 1 (5.56%) NHS
4 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
1 6 (33.33%) Solaris
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (22.22%) HPUX
4 2 (11.11%) MVS
4 2 (11.11%) zOS
5 1 (5.56%) Unix
5 1 (5.56%) VME
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Business Continuity
2 5 (27.78%) Migration
2 5 (27.78%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
3 4 (22.22%) Change Control
3 4 (22.22%) Change Management
3 4 (22.22%) DevOps
3 4 (22.22%) Information Security
3 4 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 4 (22.22%) Project Governance
3 4 (22.22%) Service Management
3 4 (22.22%) TOGAF
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (16.67%) Data Management
4 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 3 (16.67%) ITSM
4 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 3 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) REXX
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
3 4 (22.22%) CISSP
3 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 2 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (5.56%) CISM
5 1 (5.56%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
3 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (5.56%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle
2 6 (33.33%) HP
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco
3 5 (27.78%) F5
3 5 (27.78%) Red Hat
3 5 (27.78%) TIBCO
3 5 (27.78%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) BMC
4 2 (11.11%) CA
4 2 (11.11%) IBM
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.56%) Informatica
5 1 (5.56%) SAP
5 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow