The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 75 60 46
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -14
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 8 17 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.62% 1.69% 2.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 2.34% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 2
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£488 £415 £399
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.46% +4.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £291 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £512 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £414 £371 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.44% +6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £16.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-14.92% -25.55%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
967 725 650
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 74.73% 72.07% 67.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 574 384 311
Average daily rate £365 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £258 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £474 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 28 25
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.60 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Disaster Recovery
South East

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014. 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
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 -6 6 - - 2
Aylesbury - - - -
Beaconsfield - - - -
High Wycombe - - - - 3
Disaster Recovery
South East

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 13 (44.83%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) SLA
3 10 (34.48%) Change Management
4 9 (31.03%) VMware
5 8 (27.59%) UNIX
5 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
6 7 (24.14%) Migration
6 7 (24.14%) Finance
7 6 (20.69%) Intel
7 6 (20.69%) AIX
7 6 (20.69%) Solaris
7 6 (20.69%) Linux
7 6 (20.69%) SQL
8 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
8 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (17.24%) Mainframe
8 5 (17.24%) Clustering
8 5 (17.24%) Business Continuity
8 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
9 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (13.79%) Firewall
9 4 (13.79%) Release Management
9 4 (13.79%) Cisco
9 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (13.79%) SAN
9 4 (13.79%) Windows NT

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) Firewall
1 4 (13.79%) SAN
2 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.90%) H.323
3 2 (6.90%) Broadband
3 2 (6.90%) ISDN
3 2 (6.90%) LAN
3 2 (6.90%) PBX
3 2 (6.90%) VoIP
3 2 (6.90%) WAN
4 1 (3.45%) VPN
4 1 (3.45%) BGP
4 1 (3.45%) OSPF
4 1 (3.45%) Wireshark
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.45%) tcpdump
4 1 (3.45%) Network Security
4 1 (3.45%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) DB2
2 2 (6.90%) MySQL
2 2 (6.90%) OLTP
3 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.45%) Informix
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Spanish Language
3 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Automotive
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Project Manager
3 4 (13.79%) DBA
3 4 (13.79%) Administrator
3 4 (13.79%) Support Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Service Continuity Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.90%) IT Support
5 2 (6.90%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Service Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.90%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Data Centre Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) ISPF
2 1 (3.45%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Mainframe
1 5 (17.24%) Clustering
2 2 (6.90%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (6.90%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (6.90%) IVR
2 2 (6.90%) HACMP
2 2 (6.90%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.45%) PMI
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) UNIX
3 6 (20.69%) AIX
3 6 (20.69%) Solaris
3 6 (20.69%) Linux
4 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (13.79%) Windows NT
6 3 (10.34%) Windows 2000
6 3 (10.34%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Change Management
2 7 (24.14%) Migration
3 5 (17.24%) Business Continuity
4 4 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
4 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (13.79%) Release Management
5 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
5 3 (10.34%) Service Management
6 2 (6.90%) Database Tuning
6 2 (6.90%) Software Deployment
6 2 (6.90%) Capacity Management
6 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (6.90%) Validation
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (6.90%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.90%) BCP
6 2 (6.90%) ITIL
7 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.45%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.90%) JCL
3 2 (6.90%) REXX
4 1 (3.45%) Perl
4 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.45%) AWK
4 1 (3.45%) sed
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.34%) MCSE
2 3 (10.34%) Degree
3 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) MCP
4 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.45%) CCNP
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.45%) MCDST
4 1 (3.45%) CCSE
4 1 (3.45%) CCSA
4 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (37.93%) SLA
2 2 (6.90%) QA
3 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.34%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.45%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) SCOM
1 2 (6.90%) MAINVIEW
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (3.45%) Control-M
2 1 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.45%) BladeLogic
2 1 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) VMware
2 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.69%) Intel
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle
5 3 (10.34%) IBM
6 2 (6.90%) ServiceNow
6 2 (6.90%) Remedy
6 2 (6.90%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 2 (6.90%) BMC
6 2 (6.90%) NetApp
7 1 (3.45%) Cognos
7 1 (3.45%) SAP
7 1 (3.45%) Veritas
7 1 (3.45%) EMC
7 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.45%) ION Trading
7 1 (3.45%) Teradata
7 1 (3.45%) 3PAR
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
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