Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 21 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 > Oxfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 102 81
Rank change year-on-year +33 -21 -8
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 33 8 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.65% 0.63% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.19% 0.73% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 6 14
Oxfordshire median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% - -27.78%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £244
90th Percentile £419 £538 £373
South East median daily rate £375 £423 £378
% change year-on-year -11.24% +11.92% -16.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1034 1098 1074
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 83.12% 87.00% 81.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 842 788 787
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £213 £230
90th Percentile £590 £539 £520
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 29 42
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -11.11% +57.89%
10th Percentile £13.67 £14.35 £12.57
90th Percentile £77.50 £44.15 £55.00
South East median hourly rate £22.75 £27.13 £26.50
% change year-on-year -16.13% +2.36% +51.43%

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Disaster Recovery in Oxfordshire

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Oxfordshire

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Disaster Recovery in Oxfordshire

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Oxfordshire

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Oxford +14 18 £375 +25.00% 1
Kidlington - 5 £375 - 1
Banbury +1 3 £300 -
Witney - 2 - -
Disaster Recovery
South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 28 (84.85%) VMware
2 26 (78.79%) Active Directory
3 24 (72.73%) Windows
4 23 (69.70%) Microsoft
4 23 (69.70%) Hyper-V
5 19 (57.58%) DHCP
5 19 (57.58%) DNS
6 18 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (48.48%) Office 365
8 15 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (45.45%) Problem Management
8 15 (45.45%) Change Management
9 14 (42.42%) ITIL
9 14 (42.42%) SCCM
9 14 (42.42%) SCOM
9 14 (42.42%) Windows Server
10 13 (39.39%) LDAP
11 12 (36.36%) PowerShell
11 12 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
12 11 (33.33%) Replication
13 10 (30.30%) McAfee ePO
13 10 (30.30%) Kerberos
13 10 (30.30%) Clustering
13 10 (30.30%) NetApp
13 10 (30.30%) McAfee
13 10 (30.30%) Remote Desktop
14 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (27.27%) Service Delivery
14 9 (27.27%) SLA
15 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification

Disaster Recovery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 7 (21.21%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) Apache
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 16 (48.48%) Office 365
2 12 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (57.58%) DHCP
1 19 (57.58%) DNS
2 13 (39.39%) LDAP
3 10 (30.30%) Kerberos
3 10 (30.30%) Remote Desktop
4 7 (21.21%) Firewall
5 5 (15.15%) Network Security
5 5 (15.15%) SAN
6 4 (12.12%) VoIP
7 2 (6.06%) LAN
7 2 (6.06%) WAN
8 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Active Directory Engineer
1 8 (24.24%) SCCM Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Administrator
4 4 (12.12%) Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) PowerShell Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Server Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 2 (6.06%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (6.06%) LAN Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) WAN Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) Web Services
2 1 (3.03%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Replication
2 10 (30.30%) Clustering
3 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
5 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
6 2 (6.06%) User Experience
6 2 (6.06%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (3.03%) CMDB
7 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
7 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 24 (72.73%) Windows
2 15 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (42.42%) Windows Server
4 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 5 (15.15%) Linux
7 4 (12.12%) Unix
8 3 (9.09%) Windows 10
9 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Change Management
1 15 (45.45%) Problem Management
2 14 (42.42%) ITIL
3 9 (27.27%) Service Delivery
4 8 (24.24%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (24.24%) Incident Management
4 8 (24.24%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (15.15%) Patch Management
5 5 (15.15%) Proactive Management
6 4 (12.12%) Business Continuity
6 4 (12.12%) Project Management
7 3 (9.09%) Change Control
7 3 (9.09%) High Availability
7 3 (9.09%) Migration
7 3 (9.09%) Network Design
7 3 (9.09%) Storage Virtualisation
8 2 (6.06%) Operations Management
8 2 (6.06%) Time Management
9 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (3.03%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) PowerShell
2 4 (12.12%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (18.18%) Degree
3 5 (15.15%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (9.09%) MCSE
5 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (3.03%) Master's Degree
5 1 (3.03%) RHCE
5 1 (3.03%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (27.27%) SLA
2 4 (12.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 26 (78.79%) Active Directory
2 23 (69.70%) Hyper-V
3 18 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (21.21%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (9.09%) vSphere
5 3 (9.09%) XenApp
5 3 (9.09%) XenDesktop
5 3 (9.09%) XenServer
6 2 (6.06%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (3.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (3.03%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (42.42%) SCCM
1 14 (42.42%) SCOM
2 10 (30.30%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (21.21%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.03%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (3.03%) Nagios
4 1 (3.03%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 28 (84.85%) VMware
2 23 (69.70%) Microsoft
3 10 (30.30%) McAfee
3 10 (30.30%) NetApp
4 7 (21.21%) Citrix
5 6 (18.18%) Cisco
6 3 (9.09%) HP
7 1 (3.03%) EMC
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle
7 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.03%) Sun
7 1 (3.03%) Veritas