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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Disaster Recovery
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 56 50 55
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 6 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.90% 0.46% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 0.62% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 5
Median daily rate £288 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £366 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.02% -8.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £51.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-59.31% +82.14%

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
525 482 528
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 78.36% 74.50% 76.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 252 295
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 44 27
Median hourly rate £45.71 £37.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.88% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £14.70 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Disaster Recovery as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 February 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
Watford - 2 £500 -
Disaster Recovery
East of England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 6 (75.00%) VMware
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 3 (37.50%) Lotus
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) IBM Notes
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (37.50%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (37.50%) Unified Communications
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (37.50%) Software Deployment
3 3 (37.50%) Java SE
4 2 (25.00%) High Availability
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (25.00%) Clustering
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) SSL
4 2 (25.00%) MySQL
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) Middleware
4 2 (25.00%) Dell

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (37.50%) IBM Notes
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
1 3 (37.50%) Unified Communications
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Automotive
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Support
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Data Centre Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Data Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Migration Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) ERP Manager
4 1 (12.50%) ERP Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Manager
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Software Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Java SE
2 2 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Software Deployment
2 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (25.00%) High Availability
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (37.50%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Lotus
4 2 (25.00%) Dell
5 1 (12.50%) EqualLogic
5 1 (12.50%) NetApp
5 1 (12.50%) SAP