The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 49 48 55
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 17 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.39% 2.60% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 3.31% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 4
Average daily rate £375 £225 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -39.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £225 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £225 £409
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
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
595 635 584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 83.80% 78.59% 77.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 352 321
Average daily rate £399 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £258
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 19 11 15
Average hourly rate £14.20 £16.00 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +0.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £18.50 £30.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 24 (68.57%) Finance
2 22 (62.86%) Windows
3 20 (57.14%) Migration
4 17 (48.57%) Unix
5 15 (42.86%) Oracle
6 13 (37.14%) VMware
6 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (34.29%) Management Information System
7 12 (34.29%) IBM
7 12 (34.29%) Data Centre
8 11 (31.43%) Windows Server
8 11 (31.43%) SQL
8 11 (31.43%) Clustering
8 11 (31.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (28.57%) Information Security
9 10 (28.57%) Intel
9 10 (28.57%) Firewall
10 9 (25.71%) Intel Security
10 9 (25.71%) HACMP
10 9 (25.71%) AIX
10 9 (25.71%) OLTP
10 9 (25.71%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (25.71%) N-Tier
10 9 (25.71%) Incident Management
10 9 (25.71%) AppSense
10 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (25.71%) Web Filtering
10 9 (25.71%) Kalman Filter
11 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
11 8 (22.86%) Service Management

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) Firewall
2 3 (8.57%) Broadband
2 3 (8.57%) SAN
3 2 (5.71%) LAN
3 2 (5.71%) WAN
4 1 (2.86%) BGP
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.86%) Network Security
4 1 (2.86%) OSPF
4 1 (2.86%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.86%) tcpdump
4 1 (2.86%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (25.71%) OLTP
2 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
3 6 (17.14%) DB2
3 6 (17.14%) DB2 UDB
4 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.71%) PowerCenter
5 1 (2.86%) Easytrieve
5 1 (2.86%) IDMS
General
1 24 (68.57%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Retail
2 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Architect
2 9 (25.71%) Analyst
2 9 (25.71%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (20.00%) DBA
4 6 (17.14%) Security Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Unix DBA
6 3 (8.57%) Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (8.57%) Systems Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Virtualisation Architect
7 2 (5.71%) AIX Administrator
7 2 (5.71%) Oracle Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (5.71%) Production DBA
7 2 (5.71%) SQL DBA
7 2 (5.71%) Unix Architect
7 2 (5.71%) VMware Architect
8 1 (2.86%) AIX Architect
8 1 (2.86%) CISSP Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Data Centre
1 12 (34.29%) Management Information System
2 11 (31.43%) Clustering
3 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (25.71%) HACMP
3 9 (25.71%) N-Tier
4 3 (8.57%) LPAR
5 1 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.86%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (2.86%) Statistics
5 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (62.86%) Windows
2 17 (48.57%) Unix
3 11 (31.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (31.43%) Windows Server
4 9 (25.71%) AIX
5 7 (20.00%) Solaris
6 4 (11.43%) Linux
6 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (8.57%) VMS
8 2 (5.71%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Migration
2 10 (28.57%) Information Security
3 9 (25.71%) Incident Management
3 9 (25.71%) Kalman Filter
3 9 (25.71%) Web Filtering
4 8 (22.86%) Service Management
5 7 (20.00%) Requirements Management
5 7 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 7 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (17.14%) Data Migration
6 6 (17.14%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (17.14%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (11.43%) High Availability
8 3 (8.57%) Change Management
8 3 (8.57%) Open Source
8 3 (8.57%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis
9 2 (5.71%) Data Modelling
9 2 (5.71%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) Java
2 5 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 3 (8.57%) AWK
3 3 (8.57%) Perl
3 3 (8.57%) sed
4 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.71%) JCL
5 1 (2.86%) COBOL
5 1 (2.86%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) CCDP
3 1 (2.86%) CCNP
3 1 (2.86%) CCSA
3 1 (2.86%) CCSE
3 1 (2.86%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.86%) CISSP
3 1 (2.86%) ISSMP
3 1 (2.86%) MBCS
3 1 (2.86%) MCP
3 1 (2.86%) MCSA
3 1 (2.86%) MCSE
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.86%) VCP5
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (17.14%) GPFS
2 6 (17.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (11.43%) VMware ESX
4 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
4 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
4 3 (8.57%) Veritas File System
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (5.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Oracle
2 13 (37.14%) VMware
3 12 (34.29%) IBM
4 10 (28.57%) Intel
5 9 (25.71%) AppSense
5 9 (25.71%) Intel Security
6 6 (17.14%) NetApp
7 3 (8.57%) 3PAR
7 3 (8.57%) EMC
7 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
7 3 (8.57%) Symantec
7 3 (8.57%) Veritas
8 1 (2.86%) CA
8 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.86%) Cisco
8 1 (2.86%) Dell
8 1 (2.86%) GFI Software
8 1 (2.86%) HP
8 1 (2.86%) Microsoft