Period
to 11 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 11 April 2021 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
11 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 17 - 33
Rank change year-on-year - +33 +5
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 3 0 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.68% - 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.37% - 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
10th Percentile £243 " £165
25th Percentile £306 " £181
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 - £213
75th Percentile £463 " £246
90th Percentile £478 " £262
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £500 £375
% change year-on-year -15.00% +33.33% -9.09%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 89 87 185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 79.46% 78.38% 87.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 51 121
10th Percentile £260 £163 £200
25th Percentile £335 £269 £275
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £388 £375 £370
Median % change year-on-year +3.33% +1.35% -1.33%
75th Percentile £441 £419 £425
90th Percentile £538 £488 £460
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £450 £440
% change year-on-year -8.33% +2.27% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 13
10th Percentile £22.14 £11.22 £13.95
25th Percentile £24.14 £13.75 £16.35
Median hourly rate £34.00 £16.20 £34.50
Median % change year-on-year +109.88% -53.04% +86.49%
75th Percentile £45.31 £21.25 £47.50
90th Percentile £48.13 £43.75 £56.65
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year +13.56% -0.94% -20.00%

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing Disaster Recovery as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Disaster Recovery in Staffordshire

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Disaster Recovery in Staffordshire.

Daily rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Staffordshire

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Disaster Recovery in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 11 April 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Disaster Recovery in Staffordshire

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 11 April 2021. 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
Leek - 2 £450 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £200 -
Disaster Recovery
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 April 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
1 2 (66.67%) Police
1 2 (66.67%) Business Case
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2017
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Critical Success Factor
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) NHS

Disaster Recovery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (33.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2017
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Police
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Migration Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Transition Manager
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Case
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Critical Success Factor