The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 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 30 April 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
West Midlands / Wolverhampton
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 9 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 -  
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 9.09% 2.78% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.50% 3.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £225 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £384
% change year-on-year - -2.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% +39.34%  

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 Wolverhampton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wolverhampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 24 26 38
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 72.73% 72.22% 84.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 18
Median daily rate £350 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £255 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £11.75 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year - +18.03%  

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in Wolverhampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 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 Wolverhampton

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) Process Management
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) BCP
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Database Mirroring
2 2 (66.67%) Server Building
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (66.67%) Proactive Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Migration

Disaster Recovery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) DBA
1 3 (100.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (66.67%) Production DBA
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server DBA
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Production DBA
3 1 (33.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) BCP
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 2 (66.67%) Database Mirroring
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (66.67%) Proactive Monitoring
1 2 (66.67%) Process Management
1 2 (66.67%) Server Building
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Database Security
2 1 (33.33%) Database Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle