Period
to 14 December 2018

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 6 months to 14 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 131 179
Rank change year-on-year -26 +48 -8
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 44 56 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.88% 1.26% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.48% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 35 19
Yorkshire median daily rate £340 £465 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.88% +32.86% +9.38%
10th Percentile £114 £335 £263
90th Percentile £488 £558 £500
England median daily rate £425 £410 £425
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £29.04 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +16.15% -
England median hourly rate £16.00 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -50.77% +18.18% +44.74%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,332 3,793 4,537
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 87.01% 85.49% 85.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,951 2,509 2,939
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.61% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £281 £262 £260
90th Percentile £563 £550 £541
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 98 144
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £14.57
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +9.85% +4.04%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.56
90th Percentile £41.50 £40.00 £34.59
England median hourly rate £22.22 £25.00 £22.92
% change year-on-year -11.14% +9.06% +4.19%

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Disaster Recovery in Yorkshire

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 14 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
West Yorkshire -25 23 £338 -27.18% 15
South Yorkshire -4 12 £340 -38.18% 3
North Yorkshire -5 5 £155 -54.41% 2
East Yorkshire - 1 £400 -
Disaster Recovery
England

For the 6 months to 14 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 15 (34.09%) Cisco
1 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
2 11 (25.00%) ITIL
2 11 (25.00%) Windows
2 11 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (22.73%) Data Centre
3 10 (22.73%) Active Directory
4 9 (20.45%) WAN
4 9 (20.45%) LAN
4 9 (20.45%) Firewall
4 9 (20.45%) Migration
4 9 (20.45%) Business Continuity
5 8 (18.18%) VPN
6 7 (15.91%) Firmware
6 7 (15.91%) Project Management
6 7 (15.91%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (15.91%) VLAN
6 7 (15.91%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (13.64%) Management Information System
7 6 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (13.64%) VoIP
7 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
8 5 (11.36%) SAN
8 5 (11.36%) Service Delivery
8 5 (11.36%) Finance
8 5 (11.36%) VMware
8 5 (11.36%) Public Cloud
8 5 (11.36%) Power Management
8 5 (11.36%) Time Management

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 (6.82%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (9.09%) IaaS
3 4 (9.09%) PaaS
3 4 (9.09%) Serverless
4 2 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (4.55%) Office 365
5 1 (2.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.27%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.27%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.27%) BlazeMeter
5 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.45%) Firewall
1 9 (20.45%) LAN
1 9 (20.45%) WAN
2 8 (18.18%) VPN
3 7 (15.91%) VLAN
3 7 (15.91%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (13.64%) VoIP
5 5 (11.36%) SAN
6 3 (6.82%) Avaya Modular Messaging
6 3 (6.82%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (6.82%) ISDN
6 3 (6.82%) PBX
7 2 (4.55%) Network Security
8 1 (2.27%) DNS
8 1 (2.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (2.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (2.27%) FTP
8 1 (2.27%) OSPF
8 1 (2.27%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) JMeter
1 1 (2.27%) LoadRunner
1 1 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (11.36%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Retail
2 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.55%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) Analyst
2 7 (15.91%) Project Manager
3 6 (13.64%) Support Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Network Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Operations Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Architect
5 4 (9.09%) Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (6.82%) Avaya Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) IT Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) IT Support
6 3 (6.82%) Junior Project Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Lotus Notes Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Technical Support
6 3 (6.82%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) .NET
1 1 (2.27%) .NET Core
1 1 (2.27%) Middleware
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 5 (11.36%) Public Cloud
4 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.27%) Clustering
6 1 (2.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (2.27%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.27%) Thin Client
6 1 (2.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) Windows
1 11 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (9.09%) VMS
3 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.27%) Linux
5 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) ITIL
2 9 (20.45%) Business Continuity
2 9 (20.45%) Migration
3 7 (15.91%) Project Management
4 6 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (11.36%) Capacity Management
5 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (11.36%) Power Management
5 5 (11.36%) Service Delivery
5 5 (11.36%) Time Management
6 4 (9.09%) DevOps
6 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (9.09%) Security Testing
7 3 (6.82%) IT Governance
7 3 (6.82%) ITIL V3
7 3 (6.82%) Network Management
7 3 (6.82%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (6.82%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) SQL
2 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.27%) C#
3 1 (2.27%) C++
3 1 (2.27%) Java
3 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.27%) Perl
3 1 (2.27%) Python
3 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) CCNA
1 4 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.82%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (6.82%) CCENT
2 3 (6.82%) MCSA
2 3 (6.82%) MCSE
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.55%) DBS Check
3 2 (4.55%) MCP
4 1 (2.27%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.27%) GDPR
1 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27005
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 10 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.91%) Firmware
3 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.27%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Cisco
1 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.36%) VMware
3 3 (6.82%) Avaya
3 3 (6.82%) Citrix
3 3 (6.82%) Lotus
4 2 (4.55%) Google
5 1 (2.27%) Aruba
5 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.27%) F5
5 1 (2.27%) HP
5 1 (2.27%) Meraki
5 1 (2.27%) NetApp
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle
5 1 (2.27%) Qualys
5 1 (2.27%) Tripwire
5 1 (2.27%) Veeam