Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 130 145
Rank change year-on-year +1 +15 -25
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 38 18 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.12% 0.65% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 0.75% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 6 19
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% -3.13% +25.00%
10th Percentile £363 £363 £293
90th Percentile £688 £559 £479
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +12.50% +2.56% +20.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 2,991 2,413 3,428
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 88.13% 86.92% 86.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,026 1,623 2,363
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £297 £277 £285
90th Percentile £538 £550 £570
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 48 60
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £12.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -15.52% -17.14%
10th Percentile £9.81 £8.41 £10.20
90th Percentile £41.00 £30.66 £24.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.31 £13.00 £15.63
% change year-on-year +56.19% -16.80% -6.55%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -8 35 £438 -14.63% 5
Wakefield +2 2 £330 - 2
Pudsey - 1 - -
Disaster Recovery
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (26.32%) High Availability
2 10 (26.32%) Data Centre
3 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (23.68%) Java
3 9 (23.68%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (21.05%) Linux
4 8 (21.05%) Information Security
4 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (18.42%) Load Balancing
5 7 (18.42%) Jenkins
5 7 (18.42%) Scrum
5 7 (18.42%) Configuration Management
6 6 (15.79%) Cisco
6 6 (15.79%) SQL
6 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
6 6 (15.79%) Docker
6 6 (15.79%) PaaS
6 6 (15.79%) Puppet
6 6 (15.79%) F5
6 6 (15.79%) Git (software)
6 6 (15.79%) IaaS
7 5 (13.16%) Salt
7 5 (13.16%) Marathon
7 5 (13.16%) Brocade
7 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (13.16%) Mesos
7 5 (13.16%) SaaS

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 2 (5.26%) Apache
1 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.63%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.63%) CloudStack
2 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.63%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (15.79%) IaaS
3 6 (15.79%) PaaS
4 5 (13.16%) SaaS
5 1 (2.63%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.63%) Office 365
5 1 (2.63%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Firewall
1 4 (10.53%) Internet
2 3 (7.89%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (5.26%) HTTP
3 2 (5.26%) IPsec
3 2 (5.26%) LAN
3 2 (5.26%) MPLS
3 2 (5.26%) SAN
3 2 (5.26%) VPN
3 2 (5.26%) WAN
4 1 (2.63%) BGP
4 1 (2.63%) DNS
4 1 (2.63%) EIGRP
4 1 (2.63%) FTP
4 1 (2.63%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.63%) OSPF
4 1 (2.63%) SSH
4 1 (2.63%) SSL
4 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.63%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.89%) RDBMS
3 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.26%) Informix
4 2 (5.26%) MySQL
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.63%) Bigtable
5 1 (2.63%) MariaDB
5 1 (2.63%) Power BI
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Jenkins
2 6 (15.79%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.26%) Selenium
4 1 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 3 (7.89%) Banking
1 3 (7.89%) Games
1 3 (7.89%) Legal
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
2 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Security Manager
2 6 (15.79%) Architect
2 6 (15.79%) Project Manager
3 5 (13.16%) Information Manager
3 5 (13.16%) Information Security Manager
3 5 (13.16%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) DBA
5 3 (7.89%) Information Security Project Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Network Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Programme Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Risk Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Security Project Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Automation Tester
6 2 (5.26%) Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Developer in Test
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Java Architect
6 2 (5.26%) SQL DBA
6 2 (5.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) Web Services
2 2 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (5.26%) HTML
2 2 (5.26%) HTML5
2 2 (5.26%) REST
2 2 (5.26%) SOAP
2 2 (5.26%) Spring
2 2 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Data Centre
2 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (13.16%) Clustering
4 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.89%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.63%) EPoS
5 1 (2.63%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.63%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Linux
2 4 (10.53%) Windows
2 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.63%) HPUX
5 1 (2.63%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.63%) VMS
5 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (26.32%) High Availability
3 9 (23.68%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (21.05%) Information Security
5 7 (18.42%) Configuration Management
5 7 (18.42%) Load Balancing
5 7 (18.42%) Scrum
6 5 (13.16%) Asset Management
6 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (13.16%) Migration
7 4 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (10.53%) Release Management
7 4 (10.53%) Risk Management
7 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
8 3 (7.89%) Cryptography
8 3 (7.89%) ETL
8 3 (7.89%) Information Security Management
8 3 (7.89%) Project Management
8 3 (7.89%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.68%) Java
2 6 (15.79%) SQL
3 5 (13.16%) PHP
4 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.63%) Python
5 1 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) CCNA
1 4 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) CISMP
2 3 (7.89%) CRISC
2 3 (7.89%) SANS
2 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) Degree
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.63%) CCNP
4 1 (2.63%) CCSA
4 1 (2.63%) CCSE
4 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.63%) MCITP
4 1 (2.63%) MCSA
4 1 (2.63%) MCTS
4 1 (2.63%) VCP5
4 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (10.53%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.26%) QA
2 2 (5.26%) SLA
3 1 (2.63%) GCP
3 1 (2.63%) PMO
3 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) Docker
2 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
4 2 (5.26%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) Puppet
2 5 (13.16%) Marathon
2 5 (13.16%) Mesos
2 5 (13.16%) Salt
3 2 (5.26%) CA Wily
3 2 (5.26%) OpenView
4 1 (2.63%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.63%) Ansible
4 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.63%) SCCM
4 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (2.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Cisco
1 6 (15.79%) F5
2 5 (13.16%) Brocade
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle
2 5 (13.16%) Red Hat
2 5 (13.16%) VMware
3 2 (5.26%) CheckPoint
3 2 (5.26%) HP
3 2 (5.26%) Nimsoft
4 1 (2.63%) CommVault
4 1 (2.63%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.63%) Mercator
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) SaltStack
4 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.63%) Tableau
4 1 (2.63%) Veeam