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 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 30 58
Rank change year-on-year -21 +28  
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 7 23 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.26% 4.61% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 5.85% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 21 5
Median daily rate £450 £250 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +80.00% -28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £175 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £400 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £375 £383
% change year-on-year -0.66% -1.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £48.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year -54.16% +45.45%  

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 440 393 579
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 79.28% 78.76% 84.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 305 369
Median daily rate £450 £400 £412
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -2.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £214 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 41
Median hourly rate £55.00 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +214.28% -30.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 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 3 months to 29 March 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 3 months to 29 March 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
Oxford -17 3 £500 +100.00%
Banbury +2 2 £300 -13.04%
Kidlington - 1 £475 -
Disaster Recovery
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Service Management
2 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 2 (22.22%) Storage Virtualisation
3 2 (22.22%) CMDB
3 2 (22.22%) vSphere
3 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) Network Design
3 2 (22.22%) Release Management
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 2 (22.22%) SAN
3 2 (22.22%) NetApp
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Unix

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 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) AWS Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Azure Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Virtualisation Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Operations Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Services Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Server Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (22.22%) CMDB
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Service Management
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Network Design
3 2 (22.22%) Process Management
3 2 (22.22%) Release Management
3 2 (22.22%) Storage Virtualisation
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) High Availability
4 1 (11.11%) Operations Management
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) XenApp
3 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
3 1 (11.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
1 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) HP
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) NetApp
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow