The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 50 56 38
Rank change year-on-year +6 -18  
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.86% 0.19% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.24% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Median daily rate £400 - £275
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 367 414 321
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 79.09% 78.11% 78.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 281 215
Median daily rate £425 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +26.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £589 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 13
Median hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 £16.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.85% -15.72%  
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 South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Disaster Recovery in South Yorkshire

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Disaster Recovery in South Yorkshire

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire 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
Sheffield +4 3 £400 -
Doncaster - 1 - -
Disaster Recovery
Yorkshire

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) DNS
3 4 (40.00%) Perl
3 4 (40.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (40.00%) NAS
3 4 (40.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 4 (40.00%) Veritas File System
3 4 (40.00%) SRDF
3 4 (40.00%) High Availability
3 4 (40.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 4 (40.00%) Change Management
3 4 (40.00%) SUSE
3 4 (40.00%) Replication
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Symmetrix
3 4 (40.00%) NFS
3 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (40.00%) EMC
3 4 (40.00%) SAN
3 4 (40.00%) NetApp
3 4 (40.00%) Veritas
3 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (40.00%) IBM
3 4 (40.00%) Sun
3 4 (40.00%) LDAP
3 4 (40.00%) VMS

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) LDAP
2 4 (40.00%) NAS
2 4 (40.00%) SAN
2 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) Intranet
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) DBA
1 5 (50.00%) SQL DBA
2 4 (40.00%) Administrator
2 4 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (40.00%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) AIX Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) SAN Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Database Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Network Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Replication
1 4 (40.00%) Symmetrix
2 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (20.00%) Clustering
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (10.00%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) AIX
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Solaris
2 4 (40.00%) SUSE
2 4 (40.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 4 (40.00%) Unix
2 4 (40.00%) VMS
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Change Management
1 4 (40.00%) High Availability
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (20.00%) Database Mirroring
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Data Security
4 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCSA
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) DBS Check
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) NFS
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (40.00%) SRDF
1 4 (40.00%) Veritas File System
1 4 (40.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) EMC
2 4 (40.00%) IBM
2 4 (40.00%) NetApp
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (40.00%) Sun
2 4 (40.00%) Veritas
2 4 (40.00%) VMware