Period
to 18 April 2019

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 18 April 2019 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
18 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 156 142 152
Rank change year-on-year -14 +10 +30
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 37 54 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.78% 1.12% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 1.30% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 37 17
Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £475 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +31.94% -4.00%
10th Percentile £218 £363 £263
90th Percentile £541 £600 £425
England median daily rate £450 £448 £400
% change year-on-year +0.56% +11.88% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.36 £23.08 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.12% - -
England median hourly rate £17.00 £30.00 £19.88
% change year-on-year -43.33% +50.94% -20.50%

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 4,102 4,157 3,722
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 86.32% 86.42% 85.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,768 2,726 2,417
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £269 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £561
England median daily rate £475 £463 £445
% change year-on-year +2.70% +3.93% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 133 94
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.41 £19.03 £14.24
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +33.64% -7.41%
10th Percentile £11.21 £10.55 £9.18
90th Percentile £39.97 £42.90 £34.09
England median hourly rate £24.91 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +10.72% -10.00% +8.70%

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 18 April 2019.

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 18 April 2019. 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 -6 25 £450 +1.69% 5
South Yorkshire -27 7 £340 -38.18% 3
Disaster Recovery
England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2019, 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 14 (37.84%) Cisco
1 14 (37.84%) Firewall
1 14 (37.84%) Business Continuity
2 13 (35.14%) LAN
3 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
4 11 (29.73%) WAN
4 11 (29.73%) VPN
4 11 (29.73%) Data Centre
5 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
5 10 (27.03%) Windows
6 9 (24.32%) ITIL
6 9 (24.32%) Project Management
6 9 (24.32%) Migration
6 9 (24.32%) VLAN
6 9 (24.32%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (21.62%) Windows Server
8 7 (18.92%) Avaya
8 7 (18.92%) Firmware
8 7 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (18.92%) PBX
8 7 (18.92%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (16.22%) VoIP
10 5 (13.51%) ISDN
10 5 (13.51%) SQL
10 5 (13.51%) Service Delivery
10 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
10 5 (13.51%) Validation
10 5 (13.51%) Network Security
10 5 (13.51%) Avaya Modular Messaging
10 5 (13.51%) Cisco ASA

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 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (5.41%) IIS
1 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.41%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (5.41%) Mimecast
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) PaaS
2 1 (2.70%) SaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (37.84%) Firewall
2 13 (35.14%) LAN
3 11 (29.73%) VPN
3 11 (29.73%) WAN
4 9 (24.32%) VLAN
5 7 (18.92%) PBX
5 7 (18.92%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (16.22%) VoIP
7 5 (13.51%) Avaya Modular Messaging
7 5 (13.51%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (13.51%) ISDN
7 5 (13.51%) Network Security
8 4 (10.81%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 4 (10.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (10.81%) SAN
9 3 (8.11%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (8.11%) DNS
10 2 (5.41%) DHCP
10 2 (5.41%) MPLS
10 2 (5.41%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) CircleCI
1 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.70%) git-flow
1 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.70%) Travis CI
1 1 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.41%) Billing
2 2 (5.41%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Project Manager
2 5 (13.51%) Analyst
2 5 (13.51%) Avaya Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) DBA
3 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (8.11%) Junior
3 3 (8.11%) Junior Project Manager
3 3 (8.11%) Network Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Operations Analyst
3 3 (8.11%) SQL DBA
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (5.41%) Architect
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Operational Support Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Service Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) Express
1 1 (2.70%) Middleware
1 1 (2.70%) Node.js
1 1 (2.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) Clustering
3 2 (5.41%) Handset
3 2 (5.41%) IVR
3 2 (5.41%) Replication
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) NHS
4 1 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Windows
2 8 (21.62%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) AIX
4 1 (2.70%) Linux
4 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Business Continuity
2 9 (24.32%) ITIL
2 9 (24.32%) Migration
2 9 (24.32%) Problem-Solving
2 9 (24.32%) Project Management
3 7 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (13.51%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (13.51%) Service Delivery
4 5 (13.51%) Validation
5 4 (10.81%) Incident Management
5 4 (10.81%) Load Balancing
5 4 (10.81%) Supplier Management
6 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.11%) Data Analysis
6 3 (8.11%) Patch Management
6 3 (8.11%) Power Management
6 3 (8.11%) Project Planning
6 3 (8.11%) Service Management
6 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) Shell Script
3 2 (5.41%) Python
4 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.70%) C
4 1 (2.70%) Groovy
4 1 (2.70%) Java
4 1 (2.70%) Ruby
4 1 (2.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) CCNA
1 4 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
1 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (8.11%) CCNP
3 2 (5.41%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.70%) CCENT
4 1 (2.70%) CISMP
4 1 (2.70%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) MCSA
4 1 (2.70%) MCSE
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.70%) ISO 22301
2 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
2 7 (18.92%) Firmware
3 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.41%) KVM
4 2 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Ansible
1 1 (2.70%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.70%) Puppet
1 1 (2.70%) Rancher
1 1 (2.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Cisco
2 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
3 7 (18.92%) Avaya
4 4 (10.81%) CheckPoint
4 4 (10.81%) F5
4 4 (10.81%) VMware
5 3 (8.11%) Citrix
5 3 (8.11%) HP
6 2 (5.41%) Forcepoint
6 2 (5.41%) Google
6 2 (5.41%) Sophos
6 2 (5.41%) Verint
7 1 (2.70%) Aruba
7 1 (2.70%) IBM
7 1 (2.70%) Meraki
7 1 (2.70%) NetApp
7 1 (2.70%) Qualys
7 1 (2.70%) Tripwire