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 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 66 72
Rank change year-on-year -16 +6  
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 6 8 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.59% 0.84% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.99% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 7
Median daily rate £400 £350 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -10.37%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £51.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year -30.39% +87.15%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 836 811 999
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 81.88% 84.92% 81.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 441 517
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £519 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 17 25
Median hourly rate £29.00 £12.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +141.66% -57.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £9.37 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing Disaster Recovery as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -14 4 £400 +14.28% 1
Amersham - 1 - -
Disaster Recovery
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 5 (45.45%) ITIL
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) HP
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) DB2
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
2 4 (36.36%) IT Strategy
3 3 (27.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (27.27%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (27.27%) Server Virtualisation
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
3 3 (27.27%) SonarQube
3 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
3 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
3 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
3 3 (27.27%) APMG
3 3 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) JIRA
3 3 (27.27%) Blue Coat
3 3 (27.27%) Network Design
3 3 (27.27%) Computer Science

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 3 (27.27%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (27.27%) Confluence
1 3 (27.27%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (27.27%) IIS
1 3 (27.27%) LiveCycle
1 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
1 3 (27.27%) SAS
1 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
1 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Staffware
2 1 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) LDAP
2 3 (27.27%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) DB2
2 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
2 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
1 3 (27.27%) JIRA
1 3 (27.27%) SonarQube
1 3 (27.27%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Architect
1 4 (36.36%) Technical Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Finance Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Finance Project Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Financial Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Process Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Project Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Design Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) REST
1 1 (9.09%) SOAP
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
1 1 (9.09%) WSDL
1 1 (9.09%) XML
1 1 (9.09%) XML Messaging
1 1 (9.09%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Unix
2 3 (27.27%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
2 4 (36.36%) IT Strategy
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) BPMN
3 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
3 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 3 (27.27%) ITSM
3 3 (27.27%) Kanban
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Network Design
3 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
3 3 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) Server Virtualisation
3 3 (27.27%) Service Management
3 3 (27.27%) UML
4 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) APMG
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 22301
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
1 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) HP
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Adobe
2 3 (27.27%) Blue Coat
2 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) ILOG
2 3 (27.27%) NetApp
2 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) BMC
3 1 (9.09%) McAfee
3 1 (9.09%) Remedy
3 1 (9.09%) TEOCO