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 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 > Oxfordshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 56 64
Rank change year-on-year -13 +8  
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 2 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.32% 1.35% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 1.69% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 3
Oxfordshire median daily rate £413 £463 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.81% +60.86%  
10th Percentile £369 £320 £244
90th Percentile £466 £538 £331
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £398
% change year-on-year - +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £43.28 -

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 511 474 620
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 82.42% 80.07% 80.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2030 1417 1652
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £420 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +4.34%  
10th Percentile £305 £299 £268
90th Percentile £580 £538 £520
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 27 40
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £14.75 £16.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.81% -27.27%  
10th Percentile £10.50 £14.00 £8.48
90th Percentile £34.63 £40.75 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £29.75 £32.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -7.03% +28.00%  

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 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 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
Oxford -3 1 £450 +12.50% 1
Kidlington - 1 £375 -
Disaster Recovery
South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Service Management
2 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (44.44%) IT Strategy
4 3 (33.33%) Master's Degree
4 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) CMDB
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity
4 3 (33.33%) Process Management
4 3 (33.33%) SAN
4 3 (33.33%) Unix
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) HP
5 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
5 2 (22.22%) SLA
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) NetApp
5 2 (22.22%) Change Management
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
5 2 (22.22%) Network Design

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
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
1 1 (11.11%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
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 4 (44.44%) Service Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL Manager
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL Service Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Operations Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) CMDB
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 1 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Unix
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Solaris
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
2 5 (55.56%) Service Management
3 4 (44.44%) IT Strategy
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (33.33%) Process Management
5 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (22.22%) Change Management
5 2 (22.22%) Network Design
5 2 (22.22%) Operations Management
5 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
5 2 (22.22%) Release Management
5 2 (22.22%) Storage Virtualisation
5 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) High Availability
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) Master's Degree
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) RHCE
3 1 (11.11%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) 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%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (11.11%) XenApp
3 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
3 1 (11.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (11.11%) Nagios
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
1 1 (11.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) NetApp
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
3 1 (11.11%) Sun
3 1 (11.11%) Veritas