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 2 June 2015 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 71 70 54
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 14 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.18% 1.28% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 1.71% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 3
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£350 £419 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.41% -0.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £236 £412
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £513 £664
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
-2.96% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £14.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £20.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+48.78% -3.52%
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
940 937 572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 79.39% 75.02% 71.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 482 564 339
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £495 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 35 18
Average hourly rate £35.00 £20.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.73% +24.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £27.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +5 12 £350 +118.75% 4
Disaster Recovery
South East

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 22 (64.71%) Windows
2 18 (52.94%) VMware
3 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (41.18%) Active Directory
6 12 (35.29%) ITIL
7 11 (32.35%) UNIX
7 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (29.41%) Mobile Device Management
8 10 (29.41%) Hyper-V
8 10 (29.41%) XenApp
8 10 (29.41%) XenDesktop
8 10 (29.41%) PowerShell
8 10 (29.41%) Security Cleared
8 10 (29.41%) SC Cleared
8 10 (29.41%) User Experience
8 10 (29.41%) AirWatch
8 10 (29.41%) XenMobile
8 10 (29.41%) Data Centre
8 10 (29.41%) Citrix
8 10 (29.41%) Finance
9 9 (26.47%) Service Management
10 8 (23.53%) Service Delivery
10 8 (23.53%) SLA
10 8 (23.53%) Oracle
11 7 (20.59%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (20.59%) N-Tier
11 7 (20.59%) OLTP
11 7 (20.59%) Intel

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 2 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (20.59%) OLTP
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.82%) DB2
3 3 (8.82%) DB2 UDB
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Banking
2 2 (5.88%) Retail
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Citrix Consultant
1 8 (23.53%) Consultant
2 6 (17.65%) Citrix Specialist
2 6 (17.65%) Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (14.71%) DBA
3 5 (14.71%) Virtualisation Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (8.82%) Security Specialist
4 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (8.82%) Citrix Technical Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) Information Risk Manager
5 2 (5.88%) CRM Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Security Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Information Security Risk Manager
5 2 (5.88%) DB2 DBA
5 2 (5.88%) Risk Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Information Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) User Experience
1 10 (29.41%) Data Centre
2 7 (20.59%) N-Tier
3 6 (17.65%) Clustering
4 4 (11.76%) Mainframe
5 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
6 2 (5.88%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 22 (64.71%) Windows
2 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (32.35%) UNIX
3 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (11.76%) Windows 2000 Server
4 4 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (11.76%) Solaris
4 4 (11.76%) Windows 2000
4 4 (11.76%) Windows NT
5 2 (5.88%) AIX
5 2 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) ITIL
2 10 (29.41%) Mobile Device Management
3 9 (26.47%) Service Management
4 8 (23.53%) Service Delivery
5 6 (17.65%) Asset Management
5 6 (17.65%) Change Management
6 5 (14.71%) Requirements Management
6 5 (14.71%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (14.71%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (11.76%) Release Management
7 4 (11.76%) Patch Management
7 4 (11.76%) Migration
8 3 (8.82%) Information Security
8 3 (8.82%) CRM
8 3 (8.82%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (5.88%) Open Source
9 2 (5.88%) Data Migration
9 2 (5.88%) Malware Analysis
9 2 (5.88%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) PowerShell
2 6 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Security Cleared
1 10 (29.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) SLA
2 2 (5.88%) HL7
2 2 (5.88%) DICOM
2 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 10 (29.41%) Hyper-V
2 10 (29.41%) XenApp
2 10 (29.41%) XenDesktop
3 4 (11.76%) Firmware
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (5.88%) GPFS
4 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (29.41%) AirWatch
1 10 (29.41%) XenMobile
2 2 (5.88%) SCOM
2 2 (5.88%) Tivoli
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.94%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) VMware
2 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (29.41%) Citrix
4 8 (23.53%) Oracle
5 7 (20.59%) Intel
6 3 (8.82%) IBM
6 3 (8.82%) McAfee
7 2 (5.88%) NetApp
8 1 (2.94%) AppSense