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 25 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 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 46 25 41
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +16
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 4 24 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.83% 4.88% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 6.80% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 24 3
Average daily rate
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£425 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.18% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £310 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £380 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £371 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-18.57% -22.22%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
323 353 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 66.74% 71.75% 66.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 239 190
Average daily rate £360 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £213 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 15 27
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% -10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £11.50 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £42.75 £30.00
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 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 25 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Oxford -14 2 £400 +11.11%
Thame - - - -
Wallingford - - - -
Witney - - - -
Abingdon - - - -
Disaster Recovery
South East

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (30.00%) SLA
3 2 (20.00%) SAN
3 2 (20.00%) UNIX
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall
4 1 (10.00%) ITSM
4 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (10.00%) Wireless
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Electronics
4 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (10.00%) Economics
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (10.00%) Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Management
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (10.00%) Computer Science

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) MPLS
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) LDAP
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) VoIP
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Writer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Support Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Service Continuity Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) DTV
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) Economics
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (10.00%) Solaris
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Management
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) High Availability
3 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) ITSM
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) VB
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCIE
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) BS25999
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (10.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 1 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) SAP
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Sun
1 1 (10.00%) EMC
1 1 (10.00%) NetApp
1 1 (10.00%) Veritas
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (10.00%) Symantec
1 1 (10.00%) VMware