The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 64 65 55
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 5 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.61% 0.89% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 1.13% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £213 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £413 £365
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +13.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.09%
Disaster Recovery
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
592 620 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 72.37% 78.48% 74.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 349 189
Average daily rate £410 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £235 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £510 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 27 27
Average hourly rate £21.53 £15.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.50% -60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.05 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Welwyn Garden City -8 3 - -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Disaster Recovery
East of England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Disaster Recovery.

1 7 (33.33%) UNIX
1 7 (33.33%) Migration
1 7 (33.33%) Clustering
1 7 (33.33%) Capacity Management
1 7 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 5 (23.81%) Progress
3 5 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (23.81%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
4 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
4 4 (19.05%) OpenEdge
4 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
4 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
4 4 (19.05%) Linux
4 4 (19.05%) MySQL
4 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (19.05%) Replication
4 4 (19.05%) VMware
5 3 (14.29%) SAN
5 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 3 (14.29%) Solaris
5 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
6 2 (9.52%) Open Source
6 2 (9.52%) Office Automation
6 2 (9.52%) Cyber-Ark

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Disaster Recovery. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) OpenEdge
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.76%) NetWeaver
3 1 (4.76%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Project
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
1 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) SAN
2 2 (9.52%) NAS
2 2 (9.52%) DHCP
2 2 (9.52%) DNS
3 1 (4.76%) LDAP
3 1 (4.76%) PBX
3 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
1 4 (19.05%) MySQL
1 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.76%) Sybase IQ
3 1 (4.76%) SAP HANA
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) DBA
2 7 (33.33%) Progress DBA
3 5 (23.81%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) MySQL DBA
4 2 (9.52%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Cyber-Ark Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) UNIX Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Storage Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) UNIX Technical Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Voice Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Clustering
2 4 (19.05%) Replication
2 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.52%) HACMP
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) EMC VNX
4 1 (4.76%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (4.76%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (4.76%) CLARiiON
4 1 (4.76%) Symmetrix
4 1 (4.76%) EMC Centera
4 1 (4.76%) Celerra
4 1 (4.76%) Symmetrix DMX
4 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) UNIX
2 6 (28.57%) Windows
3 4 (19.05%) Linux
4 3 (14.29%) Solaris
5 2 (9.52%) AIX
6 1 (4.76%) HPUX
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Migration
1 7 (33.33%) Capacity Management
1 7 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 5 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (23.81%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Open Source
4 2 (9.52%) SIEM
4 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.52%) Operations Management
4 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.52%) Office Automation
5 1 (4.76%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (4.76%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (4.76%) Resource Management
5 1 (4.76%) Release Management
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Process Management
5 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) Perl
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
1 2 (9.52%) Python
1 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.52%) PowerHA
5 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
1 2 (9.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Progress
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) IBM
3 2 (9.52%) Cyber-Ark
3 2 (9.52%) EMC
3 2 (9.52%) NetApp
3 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Sybase
4 1 (4.76%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) Brocade
4 1 (4.76%) 3PAR