The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 27 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 56 51
Rank change year-on-year -16 -5  
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 4 5 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.54% 0.75% 2.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.90% 2.84%
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 £369
% change year-on-year - +1.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £43.28 £28.00
% change year-on-year -17.97% +54.57%  

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 627 557 668
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 84.62% 83.38% 81.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 315 387
Median daily rate £400 £406 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.36% +3.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 8
Median hourly rate £16.25 £11.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.44% -50.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.04 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £13.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Milton Keynes

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
1 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
2 3 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) JIRA
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 3 (33.33%) Kanban
2 3 (33.33%) BPMN
2 3 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 3 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (33.33%) APMG
2 3 (33.33%) ITSM
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (33.33%) Service Management
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) Unix
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) SQL

Disaster Recovery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (33.33%) Confluence
1 3 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (33.33%) IIS
1 3 (33.33%) LiveCycle
1 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 3 (33.33%) SAS
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) LDAP
2 3 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) DB2
1 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 3 (33.33%) JIRA
1 3 (33.33%) SonarQube
1 3 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Finance Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Finance Project Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Process Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Project Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Design Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Unix
2 3 (33.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) BPMN
2 3 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 3 (33.33%) ITSM
2 3 (33.33%) Kanban
2 3 (33.33%) Network Design
2 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
2 3 (33.33%) Service Management
2 3 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) Presales
3 1 (11.11%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) APMG
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO 22301
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Adobe
1 3 (33.33%) Blue Coat
1 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
1 3 (33.33%) HP
1 3 (33.33%) ILOG
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) NetApp
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
1 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) McAfee