The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 41 29 12
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -17
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 3 2 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.88% 0.87% 9.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 1.33% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 20
Average daily rate
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£288 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.12% +10.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £411 £370
% change year-on-year
-14.89% +11.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.25 £25.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+6.88% +52.20%
Disaster Recovery
Oxfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
269 150 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 78.65% 65.50% 73.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 83 105
Average daily rate £403 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.38% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 17 4
Average hourly rate £45.00 £14.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+221.42% -15.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) OpenView
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Replication
3 1 (20.00%) CLARiiON
3 1 (20.00%) Symmetrix
3 1 (20.00%) EMC Centera
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) NAS
3 1 (20.00%) Symmetrix DMX
3 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Network Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Storage Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) CLARiiON
2 1 (20.00%) Symmetrix
2 1 (20.00%) EMC Centera
2 1 (20.00%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) HPUX
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (20.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Service Management
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) EMC
1 1 (20.00%) 3PAR