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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 58 63 59
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 11 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.46% 1.21% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 1.54% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 3
Average daily rate £355 £450 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.11% +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £370 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £33.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.78% +88.57%
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
634 716 664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 83.86% 78.94% 76.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 371 365
Average daily rate £410 £368 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.56% -2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 16
Average hourly rate £60.00 £40.00 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +150.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 29 April 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 18 (60.00%) Windows
2 15 (50.00%) Finance
2 15 (50.00%) Migration
3 14 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (43.33%) Management Information System
5 12 (40.00%) IBM
5 12 (40.00%) Firewall
6 10 (33.33%) Incident Management
6 10 (33.33%) Intel Security
7 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
7 9 (30.00%) AppSense
7 9 (30.00%) Information Security
7 9 (30.00%) Kalman Filter
7 9 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (30.00%) Windows Server
7 9 (30.00%) Web Filtering
8 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
8 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
9 7 (23.33%) SQL
9 7 (23.33%) Unix
9 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
9 7 (23.33%) High Availability
10 6 (20.00%) Data Centre
10 6 (20.00%) Clustering
10 6 (20.00%) VMware
10 6 (20.00%) Statistics
10 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) Firewall
2 5 (16.67%) SAN
3 3 (10.00%) Broadband
4 2 (6.67%) LAN
4 2 (6.67%) WAN
5 1 (3.33%) BGP
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.33%) Network Security
5 1 (3.33%) OSPF
5 1 (3.33%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.33%) tcpdump
5 1 (3.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (13.33%) DB2
3 4 (13.33%) DB2 UDB
4 2 (6.67%) MS Access
5 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.33%) Easytrieve
5 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.33%) IDMS
5 1 (3.33%) OLTP
5 1 (3.33%) PowerCenter
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 15 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Analyst
2 10 (33.33%) DBA
3 7 (23.33%) Security Analyst
4 6 (20.00%) SQL DBA
5 5 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Administrator
6 4 (13.33%) Development Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Development DBA
7 3 (10.00%) Architect
7 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (6.67%) AIX Administrator
8 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 2 (6.67%) Production DBA
8 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
8 2 (6.67%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (6.67%) Unix DBA
9 1 (3.33%) Exchange Architect
9 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared DBA
9 1 (3.33%) Testing Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (43.33%) Management Information System
3 6 (20.00%) Clustering
3 6 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (20.00%) Statistics
4 4 (13.33%) HACMP
5 3 (10.00%) LPAR
6 1 (3.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (60.00%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (23.33%) Unix
4 4 (13.33%) AIX
4 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (10.00%) Linux
5 3 (10.00%) VMS
6 2 (6.67%) Windows 10
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Migration
2 10 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 9 (30.00%) Information Security
3 9 (30.00%) Kalman Filter
3 9 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (30.00%) Web Filtering
4 7 (23.33%) High Availability
5 5 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 5 (16.67%) Project Management
6 4 (13.33%) Change Management
7 3 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (10.00%) Storage Virtualisation
8 2 (6.67%) Capacity Management
8 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
8 2 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (6.67%) Network Design
8 2 (6.67%) Server Virtualisation
8 2 (6.67%) Test Planning
8 2 (6.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) Shell Script
3 3 (10.00%) AWK
3 3 (10.00%) Perl
3 3 (10.00%) sed
4 1 (3.33%) COBOL
4 1 (3.33%) Java
4 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.33%) JCL
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (13.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) CCDP
4 1 (3.33%) CCNP
4 1 (3.33%) CCSA
4 1 (3.33%) CCSE
4 1 (3.33%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.33%) MCITP
4 1 (3.33%) MCTS
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 3 (10.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (10.00%) Veritas File System
5 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.33%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.33%) IBM BigFix
2 1 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.33%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) IBM
2 10 (33.33%) Intel Security
3 9 (30.00%) AppSense
4 6 (20.00%) Oracle
4 6 (20.00%) VMware
5 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 3 (10.00%) 3PAR
6 3 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (10.00%) Cisco
6 3 (10.00%) EMC
6 3 (10.00%) HP
6 3 (10.00%) NetApp
6 3 (10.00%) Symantec
6 3 (10.00%) Veritas
7 2 (6.67%) Blue Coat
8 1 (3.33%) CA
8 1 (3.33%) Google
8 1 (3.33%) Intel
8 1 (3.33%) Remedy
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