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 3 months to 26 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 98 108
Rank change year-on-year +2 +10  
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 7 22 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.49% 1.09% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 1.24% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 14
Median daily rate £513 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.58% +41.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £473 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year - +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £43.28 £27.25
% change year-on-year -17.97% +58.82%  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1236 1772 1819
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 86.74% 87.59% 85.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 832 1221 1298
Median daily rate £403 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% +18.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £318 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 18 32
Median hourly rate £10.89 £14.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.93% -58.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.79 £10.20 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.02 £170.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West 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 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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 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
Leeds +6 5 £531 +25.00% 12
Bradford - 1 £375 - 1
Wakefield - 1 - - 2
Disaster Recovery
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (38.89%) Linux
3 7 (38.89%) VMware
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
4 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (33.33%) HP
4 6 (33.33%) Citrix
4 6 (33.33%) SAN
5 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 4 (22.22%) LAN
6 4 (22.22%) WAN
6 4 (22.22%) ITIL
6 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (22.22%) XenDesktop
6 4 (22.22%) Windows Phone
7 3 (16.67%) High Availability
7 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity
7 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 3 (16.67%) Unix
7 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
7 3 (16.67%) EMC
7 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 3 (16.67%) Finance

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 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (5.56%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.56%) IaaS
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) SAN
2 4 (22.22%) LAN
2 4 (22.22%) WAN
2 4 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (16.67%) Firewall
4 2 (11.11%) Broadband
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.56%) MPLS
5 1 (5.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) DB2
2 2 (11.11%) DB2 UDB
2 2 (11.11%) OLTP
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) LoadRunner
2 1 (5.56%) GitLab
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) DBA
2 3 (16.67%) Administrator
2 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) IT Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (11.11%) DB2 Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) DB2 DBA
3 2 (11.11%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
3 2 (11.11%) LoadRunner Tester
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Tester
3 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Security Manager
3 2 (11.11%) SQL DBA
3 2 (11.11%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) J2EE
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 2 (11.11%) HACMP
1 2 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (11.11%) Private Cloud
1 2 (11.11%) Public Cloud
1 2 (11.11%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) EMC VNX
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Linux
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Phone
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) ITIL
3 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (16.67%) High Availability
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.11%) Change Management
4 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 2 (11.11%) ETL
4 2 (11.11%) Information Security
4 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (5.56%) Cryptography
5 1 (5.56%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) AWK
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) Korn
3 1 (5.56%) PHP
3 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (22.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.56%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) VMware
2 6 (33.33%) Citrix
2 6 (33.33%) HP
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) EMC
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco
4 2 (11.11%) NetApp
5 1 (5.56%) Avaya
5 1 (5.56%) IDERA
5 1 (5.56%) Juniper
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) RedGate
5 1 (5.56%) Symantec
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