Period
to 19 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 6 months to 19 December 2018 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 156 119 148
Rank change year-on-year -37 +29 +8
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 22 36 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.64% 1.18% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 1.36% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 24 12
West Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £464 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.18% +23.60% -2.60%
10th Percentile £114 £328 £265
90th Percentile £543 £546 £500
Yorkshire median daily rate £340 £465 £350
% change year-on-year -26.88% +32.86% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £25.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £29.04 £25.00
% change year-on-year - +16.15% -

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,026 2,641 2,989
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 87.36% 86.53% 87.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,064 1,821 1,943
West Yorkshire median daily rate £416 £406 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.47% +1.38% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +1.22% +2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 69 71
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.81% +10.34% -4.92%
10th Percentile £11.18 £9.96 £10.20
90th Percentile £33.00 £40.00 £29.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £16.00 £14.57
% change year-on-year +8.81% +9.85% +0.45%

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Disaster Recovery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Disaster Recovery in West Yorkshire

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Disaster Recovery in West Yorkshire

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Disaster Recovery in West Yorkshire

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Disaster Recovery in West Yorkshire

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 December 2018. 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
Leeds -17 11 £444 -4.26% 7
Elland 0 5 £118 -
Wakefield - 2 - - 6
Bingley - 2 £375 -
Huddersfield -10 1 £275 -8.33%
Disaster Recovery
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
1 7 (31.82%) Data Centre
2 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 6 (27.27%) ITIL
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco
3 5 (22.73%) Power Management
3 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (22.73%) Time Management
4 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (18.18%) PaaS
4 4 (18.18%) Capacity Management
4 4 (18.18%) IaaS
4 4 (18.18%) Public Cloud
4 4 (18.18%) VMware
4 4 (18.18%) Finance
4 4 (18.18%) CCNA
4 4 (18.18%) SAN
4 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (18.18%) Serverless
4 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (13.64%) VMS
5 3 (13.64%) Windows
5 3 (13.64%) MCSE
5 3 (13.64%) MCSA
5 3 (13.64%) Migration
5 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (13.64%) IT Governance
5 3 (13.64%) DevOps
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Server

Disaster Recovery
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (18.18%) IaaS
1 4 (18.18%) PaaS
1 4 (18.18%) Serverless
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.55%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (4.55%) BlazeMeter
3 1 (4.55%) Office 365
3 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) SAN
2 2 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.55%) EIGRP
3 1 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (4.55%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) Network Security
3 1 (4.55%) OSPF
3 1 (4.55%) VPN
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
3 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) JMeter
1 1 (4.55%) LoadRunner
1 1 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Operations Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) AWS Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Lead Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Operational Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Operations Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) .NET Core
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Data Centre
2 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
3 4 (18.18%) Public Cloud
4 2 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) VMS
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
1 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
1 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (22.73%) Power Management
2 5 (22.73%) Time Management
3 4 (18.18%) Capacity Management
3 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (13.64%) DevOps
4 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (13.64%) IT Governance
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL V3
4 3 (13.64%) Migration
4 3 (13.64%) Network Management
4 3 (13.64%) Security Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 2 (9.09%) IT Strategy
5 2 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Scenario Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) C#
2 1 (4.55%) C++
2 1 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) Perl
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) CCNA
1 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.64%) CCENT
2 3 (13.64%) MCSA
2 3 (13.64%) MCSE
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.09%) MCP
4 1 (4.55%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco
3 4 (18.18%) VMware
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) Aruba
5 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.55%) F5
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Meraki
5 1 (4.55%) NetApp
5 1 (4.55%) Qualys
5 1 (4.55%) Tripwire
5 1 (4.55%) Veeam