Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Disaster Recovery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Disaster Recovery
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 101 78
Rank change year-on-year -19 -23 +20
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 12 10 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.51% 0.57% 2.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.68% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 28
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £444 £371 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.68% -6.07% +27.50%
10th Percentile £370 £238 £309
90th Percentile £650 £481 £450
South East median daily rate £375 £418 £380
% change year-on-year -10.18% +9.87% -15.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £43.28 £27.50
% change year-on-year - +57.38% -3.51%

Disaster Recovery is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1936 1463 2128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 81.76% 84.08% 80.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 907 799 1119
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £408 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.84% +8.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £255 £235 £237
90th Percentile £538 £550 £513
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 60 62
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.83 £15.00 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.20% -7.38% +29.56%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.31 £9.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.65 £44.95
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.75 £26.60
% change year-on-year -14.02% +0.56% +52.00%

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Disaster Recovery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Disaster Recovery in Buckinghamshire

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Buckinghamshire

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Disaster Recovery in Buckinghamshire

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Buckinghamshire

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -22 10 £444 +31.65% 3
Amersham - 1 - -
Disaster Recovery
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 4 (33.33%) DB2
2 3 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) IBM
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (25.00%) Database Tuning
3 2 (16.67%) IT Strategy
3 2 (16.67%) Task Automation
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Time Sharing Option
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) Network Design
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (16.67%) ISPF
3 2 (16.67%) Clustering
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (16.67%) ETL
3 2 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) BMC
3 2 (16.67%) REXX

Disaster Recovery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) DB2
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) DBA
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) DB2 DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) DB2 Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Mainframe DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Director
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Design Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Transformation Director
4 1 (8.33%) Transformation Programme Director
4 1 (8.33%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) ISPF
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) WSDL
2 1 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) XML Messaging
2 1 (8.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 3 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) AIX
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Solaris
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Database Tuning
1 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (25.00%) Migration
1 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (16.67%) Change Management
2 2 (16.67%) ETL
2 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (16.67%) IT Strategy
2 2 (16.67%) Network Design
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (16.67%) Task Automation
3 1 (8.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (8.33%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (8.33%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (8.33%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) JCL
2 2 (16.67%) REXX
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (8.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Time Sharing Option
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) MAINVIEW
2 1 (8.33%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) IBM
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) BMC
2 2 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) NetApp
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) SunGard
3 1 (8.33%) TEOCO
3 1 (8.33%) Veritas