The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 52 60 66
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 22 28 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.25% 2.37% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 3.01% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 6
Average daily rate £363 £275 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.81% -25.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £238 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £280 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £371 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.34% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.50 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+172.97% +5.71%
Disaster Recovery
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
793 929 794
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 81.17% 78.53% 76.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 478 430
Average daily rate £400 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 27 24
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.50 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% +15.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.75 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -1 17 £375 +66.66%
High Wycombe +2 1 £350 +26.12% 1
Disaster Recovery
South East

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Disaster Recovery.

1 31 (65.96%) Finance
2 30 (63.83%) Windows
3 25 (53.19%) Unix
4 23 (48.94%) Migration
5 18 (38.30%) Clustering
5 18 (38.30%) Oracle
6 15 (31.91%) IBM
7 14 (29.79%) VMware
7 14 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (27.66%) Management Information System
8 13 (27.66%) Data Centre
9 12 (25.53%) Windows Server
9 12 (25.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (25.53%) Firewall
10 11 (23.40%) Intel Security
10 11 (23.40%) SQL
10 11 (23.40%) Information Security
10 11 (23.40%) Web Filtering
10 11 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (23.40%) Kalman Filter
11 10 (21.28%) High Availability
11 10 (21.28%) AppSense
11 10 (21.28%) Incident Management
11 10 (21.28%) Linux
11 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
11 10 (21.28%) AIX
11 10 (21.28%) HACMP
11 10 (21.28%) Intel
12 9 (19.15%) OLTP
12 9 (19.15%) Active Directory

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Disaster Recovery. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.64%) Apache
1 5 (10.64%) JBoss
1 5 (10.64%) Tomcat
1 5 (10.64%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.53%) Firewall
2 5 (10.64%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 5 (10.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (8.51%) SAN
4 3 (6.38%) Broadband
4 3 (6.38%) LAN
4 3 (6.38%) WAN
5 1 (2.13%) BGP
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.13%) Network Security
5 1 (2.13%) OSPF
5 1 (2.13%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.13%) tcpdump
5 1 (2.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.15%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (19.15%) OLTP
3 8 (17.02%) DB2
3 8 (17.02%) DB2 UDB
4 2 (4.26%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.26%) PowerCenter
5 1 (2.13%) Easytrieve
5 1 (2.13%) IDMS
General
1 31 (65.96%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Retail
2 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Analyst
2 10 (21.28%) Architect
3 9 (19.15%) DBA
3 9 (19.15%) Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (14.89%) Security Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Middleware Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Unix DBA
6 4 (8.51%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (6.38%) Administrator
7 3 (6.38%) Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) Production DBA
7 3 (6.38%) Systems Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Virtualisation Architect
8 2 (4.26%) AIX Administrator
8 2 (4.26%) DB2 DBA
8 2 (4.26%) Oracle Architect
8 2 (4.26%) Oracle DBA
8 2 (4.26%) SQL DBA
8 2 (4.26%) Unix Architect
8 2 (4.26%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) J2EE
1 5 (10.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (38.30%) Clustering
2 13 (27.66%) Data Centre
2 13 (27.66%) Management Information System
3 11 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (21.28%) HACMP
5 9 (19.15%) N-Tier
6 3 (6.38%) LPAR
7 1 (2.13%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (2.13%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (2.13%) Statistics
7 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (63.83%) Windows
2 25 (53.19%) Unix
3 12 (25.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (25.53%) Windows Server
4 10 (21.28%) AIX
4 10 (21.28%) Linux
5 7 (14.89%) Solaris
6 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.38%) VMS
7 3 (6.38%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (48.94%) Migration
2 11 (23.40%) Information Security
2 11 (23.40%) Kalman Filter
2 11 (23.40%) Web Filtering
3 10 (21.28%) High Availability
3 10 (21.28%) Incident Management
4 8 (17.02%) Data Migration
4 8 (17.02%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (17.02%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (17.02%) Service Management
5 7 (14.89%) Requirements Management
5 7 (14.89%) Service Delivery
5 7 (14.89%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (12.77%) Load Balancing
7 4 (8.51%) Change Management
7 4 (8.51%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (6.38%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (6.38%) Open Source
8 3 (6.38%) Test Planning
8 3 (6.38%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.40%) SQL
2 9 (19.15%) Perl
3 6 (12.77%) Java
3 6 (12.77%) Shell Script
4 5 (10.64%) PowerShell
5 4 (8.51%) AWK
5 4 (8.51%) sed
6 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.26%) JCL
7 1 (2.13%) COBOL
7 1 (2.13%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) CCDP
3 1 (2.13%) CCNP
3 1 (2.13%) CCSA
3 1 (2.13%) CCSE
3 1 (2.13%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.13%) CISSP
3 1 (2.13%) ISSMP
3 1 (2.13%) MBCS
3 1 (2.13%) MCP
3 1 (2.13%) MCSA
3 1 (2.13%) MCSE
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.13%) VCP5
3 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.02%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (19.15%) Active Directory
3 7 (14.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 6 (12.77%) GPFS
5 5 (10.64%) VMware ESX
6 4 (8.51%) Hyper-V
6 4 (8.51%) Veritas File System
7 2 (4.26%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (4.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (38.30%) Oracle
2 15 (31.91%) IBM
3 14 (29.79%) VMware
4 11 (23.40%) Intel Security
5 10 (21.28%) AppSense
5 10 (21.28%) Intel
6 8 (17.02%) Red Hat
7 6 (12.77%) NetApp
8 5 (10.64%) F5
9 4 (8.51%) 3PAR
9 4 (8.51%) EMC
9 4 (8.51%) Symantec
9 4 (8.51%) Veritas
10 1 (2.13%) CA
10 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.13%) Cisco
10 1 (2.13%) Dell
10 1 (2.13%) GFI Software
10 1 (2.13%) HP
10 1 (2.13%) Microsoft