The first table below looks at the demand for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Oxfordshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 45 28 48
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +20
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 6 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.12% 4.66% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 6.21% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 6
Average daily rate £356 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £295 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £430 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £27.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-35.18% -16.92%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
368 338 380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 68.53% 74.94% 60.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 189 200
Average daily rate £330 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 18 39
Average hourly rate £22.50 £12.09 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.10% -51.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.33 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £27.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Disaster Recovery
South East

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Witney - 1 - -
Abingdon - - - -
Bicester - - - -
Oxford - - - - 1
Thame - - - -
Disaster Recovery
South East

Disaster Recovery
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) SLA
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
3 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) VB
3 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) Symantec
3 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
4 1 (7.69%) BCP
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) UNIX
4 1 (7.69%) Economics
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.69%) BS25999
4 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) iPad
4 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) IT Support
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Service Continuity Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Writer
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Economics
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
1 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.69%) BCP
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
3 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
1 2 (15.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) BS25999
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Symantec
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle