The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 22 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
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 28 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 -  
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 1.28% 0.67% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 0.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £300 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £49.50 £27.25
% change year-on-year -4.04% +81.65%  

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Portsmouth
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 127 118 81
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 81.41% 78.67% 86.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 67 56
Median daily rate £425 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 29 16
Median hourly rate £45.00 £47.83 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.91% +21.08%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £30.00 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.69 £52.50 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Portsmouth

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 22 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Use Case
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Meraki
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) vCenter Server
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Billing
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP

Disaster Recovery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Billing
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) BCP
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Meraki
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam