The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Disaster Recovery
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 35 37 48
Rank change year-on-year +2 +11  
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 8 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.09% 0.55% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 0.63% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
Median daily rate £200 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £450 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £375 £386
% change year-on-year -0.66% -2.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £48.00 £35.25
% change year-on-year -54.16% +36.17%  

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 306 316 393
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 80.10% 86.34% 81.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 242 249
Median daily rate £415 £400 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% -5.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 12
Median hourly rate £18.50 £13.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.30% -31.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £11.00 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.55 £35.00 £29.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Northamptonshire

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Disaster Recovery in Northamptonshire

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Northamptonshire

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Northampton +3 5 £200 -55.55% 1
Kettering - 1 £363 -
Disaster Recovery
East Midlands

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 21 (80.77%) ITIL
2 20 (76.92%) Data Loss Prevention
3 16 (61.54%) Windows
4 15 (57.69%) Unified Communications
4 15 (57.69%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 12 (46.15%) Degree
5 12 (46.15%) ITIL V3
5 12 (46.15%) PRINCE2
5 12 (46.15%) Project Management
5 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (46.15%) Data Centre
5 12 (46.15%) SDLC
6 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
7 8 (30.77%) Asset Management
7 8 (30.77%) Data Protection
8 7 (26.92%) SCCM
8 7 (26.92%) High Availability
8 7 (26.92%) Clustering
9 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (23.08%) VMware
10 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (19.23%) NetApp
10 5 (19.23%) CAD
10 5 (19.23%) Unix
10 5 (19.23%) Cisco
10 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
10 5 (19.23%) Linux
10 5 (19.23%) MCSE

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.85%) IIS
1 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Mimecast
2 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (57.69%) Unified Communications
2 1 (3.85%) LAN
2 1 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (3.85%) WAN
General
1 2 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Windows Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (26.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Active Directory Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) SCCM Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Service Desk Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Support Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Support Engineer
4 6 (23.08%) Technical Leader
5 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (3.85%) Active Directory Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Integration Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Service Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Data Centre
2 7 (26.92%) Clustering
3 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Unix
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) ITIL
2 20 (76.92%) Data Loss Prevention
3 15 (57.69%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (46.15%) ITIL V3
4 12 (46.15%) PRINCE2
4 12 (46.15%) Project Management
4 12 (46.15%) SDLC
5 8 (30.77%) Asset Management
5 8 (30.77%) Data Protection
6 7 (26.92%) High Availability
7 5 (19.23%) CAD
8 1 (3.85%) Migration
8 1 (3.85%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Performance Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
8 1 (3.85%) Process Improvement
8 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Degree
2 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (19.23%) MCSE
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) VMware
2 5 (19.23%) Cisco
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) NetApp
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Snow