The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Disaster Recovery
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 1.94% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.69 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-5.25% +13.63%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87 65 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 84.47% 64.36% 65.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 36 38
Median daily rate £450 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford 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 Watford

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

Disaster Recovery
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Watford region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) VPN
2 6 (66.67%) DNS
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (66.67%) Juniper
2 6 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) CCNA
2 6 (66.67%) Local Government
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) High Availability
3 2 (22.22%) Dell
3 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Middleware
3 2 (22.22%) SSL
3 2 (22.22%) MySQL
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Clustering
3 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) DNS
2 6 (66.67%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (66.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Data Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Migration Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
1 2 (22.22%) High Availability
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CCNA
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
1 6 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (22.22%) Dell
2 2 (22.22%) VMware