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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 49 51 63
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +12
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 5 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.87% 1.57% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 2.11% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 4
Average daily rate £375 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +38.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £371 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.34% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.50 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+172.97% +5.71%
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
407 473 486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 70.66% 74.49% 72.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 255 254
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 24 28
Average hourly rate £37.50 £33.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Royston - 4 - -
Stevenage -6 1 £375 -
Disaster Recovery
East of England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (50.00%) LAN
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 5 (35.71%) iSeries
3 5 (35.71%) Facilities Management
3 5 (35.71%) SCCM
3 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
3 5 (35.71%) WAN
4 4 (28.57%) Unix
5 3 (21.43%) SIEM
5 3 (21.43%) Cyber-Ark
5 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
5 3 (21.43%) MS Access
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
5 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
6 2 (14.29%) Firewall
6 2 (14.29%) Wireless
6 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 2 (14.29%) Finance
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (14.29%) MS Office
6 2 (14.29%) VoIP
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) Change Management
6 2 (14.29%) CMS
6 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
6 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
6 2 (14.29%) Data Protection Act

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) LAN
2 5 (35.71%) WAN
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) VoIP
3 2 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MS Access
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (7.14%) DB2
3 1 (7.14%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) IT Technician
2 4 (28.57%) IT Support
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Cyber-Ark Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) IT Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) IT Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Network Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Network Support
4 2 (14.29%) Network Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Officer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Operations Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Workstream Lead
5 1 (7.14%) Workstream Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) iSeries
2 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
3 2 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (7.14%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
1 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 4 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Facilities Management
2 3 (21.43%) SIEM
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 2 (14.29%) Line Management
3 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.14%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Management
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) Cyber-Ark
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle