The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 27 March 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 133 95
Rank change year-on-year +22 -38  
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 13 9 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.61% 0.32% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.39% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 30
Median daily rate £388 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.97% +4.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £313 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £381 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £388
% change year-on-year - -3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £48.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year -54.16% +45.45%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1754 2303 2218
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 82.58% 81.09% 82.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1124 1564 1436
Median daily rate £410 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 65 64
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.21% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £10.20 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.34 £35.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Yorkshire

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Yorkshire

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
West Yorkshire +21 9 £375 +10.29% 5
South Yorkshire +3 4 £400 - 2
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 22 (64.71%) Windows
2 20 (58.82%) SQL
3 14 (41.18%) VMware
4 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
5 11 (32.35%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (29.41%) High Availability
6 10 (29.41%) Windows Server
6 10 (29.41%) Linux
6 10 (29.41%) Unix
6 10 (29.41%) Change Management
6 10 (29.41%) Replication
7 9 (26.47%) Finance
7 9 (26.47%) NetApp
8 8 (23.53%) SAN
8 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
9 7 (20.59%) Configuration Management
9 7 (20.59%) Oracle
10 6 (17.65%) ETL
10 6 (17.65%) DNS
10 6 (17.65%) EMC
10 6 (17.65%) Migration
10 6 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (14.71%) DB2 UDB
11 5 (14.71%) AWK
11 5 (14.71%) Citrix
11 5 (14.71%) OLTP
11 5 (14.71%) Cisco
11 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
11 5 (14.71%) Red Hat

Disaster Recovery
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (8.82%) IIS
2 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.94%) CloudStack
3 1 (2.94%) JBoss
3 1 (2.94%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.88%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.94%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (2.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) SAN
2 6 (17.65%) DNS
3 4 (11.76%) LDAP
3 4 (11.76%) NAS
3 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 3 (8.82%) Firewall
4 3 (8.82%) LAN
4 3 (8.82%) WAN
5 2 (5.88%) DHCP
5 2 (5.88%) VPN
5 2 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.94%) Internet
6 1 (2.94%) Intranet
6 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.94%) SMS
6 1 (2.94%) SNMP
6 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (14.71%) DB2
3 5 (14.71%) DB2 UDB
3 5 (14.71%) OLTP
4 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) GitLab
1 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
1 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) DBA
2 11 (32.35%) Administrator
3 8 (23.53%) SQL DBA
4 5 (14.71%) DB2 DBA
5 4 (11.76%) DB2 Administrator
5 4 (11.76%) Engineering Manager
5 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
5 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (11.76%) Unix Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) AIX Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) IT Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) SAN Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) .NET
1 1 (2.94%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Replication
2 5 (14.71%) HACMP
3 4 (11.76%) Clustering
3 4 (11.76%) Symmetrix
4 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
4 3 (8.82%) Private Cloud
5 2 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (5.88%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.94%) PKI
6 1 (2.94%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 22 (64.71%) Windows
2 10 (29.41%) Linux
2 10 (29.41%) Unix
2 10 (29.41%) Windows Server
3 6 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (11.76%) AIX
4 4 (11.76%) Solaris
4 4 (11.76%) SUSE
4 4 (11.76%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 4 (11.76%) VMS
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Phone
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (29.41%) Change Management
2 10 (29.41%) High Availability
3 7 (20.59%) Configuration Management
4 6 (17.65%) ETL
4 6 (17.65%) Migration
5 4 (11.76%) ITIL
6 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (8.82%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.88%) Database Mirroring
7 2 (5.88%) DevOps
7 2 (5.88%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.88%) Scrum
7 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (2.94%) Performance Management
8 1 (2.94%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) SQL
2 5 (14.71%) AWK
3 4 (11.76%) Perl
3 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
3 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.88%) Python
4 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.94%) C#
5 1 (2.94%) Korn
5 1 (2.94%) PHP
5 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) MCSA
1 2 (5.88%) MCSE
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.94%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.94%) DBS Check
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
1 5 (14.71%) NFS
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (11.76%) SRDF
2 4 (11.76%) Veritas File System
2 4 (11.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (5.88%) vSphere
3 2 (5.88%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.94%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.94%) vCloud
4 1 (2.94%) Xen
4 1 (2.94%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (11.76%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 3 (8.82%) Puppet
4 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.94%) Ansible
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.94%) Nagios
5 1 (2.94%) PowerCLI
5 1 (2.94%) RANCID
5 1 (2.94%) SCCM
5 1 (2.94%) SCOM
5 1 (2.94%) vRealize
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) VMware
2 9 (26.47%) NetApp
3 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 7 (20.59%) Oracle
5 6 (17.65%) EMC
6 5 (14.71%) Cisco
6 5 (14.71%) Citrix
6 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
7 4 (11.76%) Avaya
7 4 (11.76%) IBM
7 4 (11.76%) Sun
7 4 (11.76%) Veritas
8 3 (8.82%) IDERA
8 3 (8.82%) RedGate
9 2 (5.88%) HP
10 1 (2.94%) Arista
10 1 (2.94%) Dell
10 1 (2.94%) Juniper
10 1 (2.94%) Veeam
10 1 (2.94%) Zerto
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