Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 6 months to 21 July 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 80 82
Rank change year-on-year +4 +2 -3
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 13 3 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.01% 0.21% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 0.28% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 7
Hertfordshire median daily rate £250 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -39.02% +17.14% -24.32%
10th Percentile £185 £276 £315
90th Percentile £388 £525 £450
East of England median daily rate £375 £340 £363
% change year-on-year +10.29% -6.21% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £20.50 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year -43.06% - -

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1022 1072 1262
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 79.60% 76.63% 77.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 524 584 643
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 £411 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.30% +6.13% +3.33%
10th Percentile £213 £252 £250
90th Percentile £588 £550 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £390
% change year-on-year +3.03% +5.77% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 43 101
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.00 £30.00 £20.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +43.30% -0.31%
10th Percentile £11.62 £9.23 £9.27
90th Percentile £52.50 £53.75 £40.00
East of England median hourly rate £30.00 £22.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year +31.87% -1.09% -16.36%

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Disaster Recovery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Disaster Recovery in Hertfordshire

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Hertfordshire

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Disaster Recovery in Hertfordshire

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Disaster Recovery 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 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -5 4 £348 -15.24%
Hatfield - 1 - - 1
Letchworth - 1 - -
Royston - 1 £250 -
Disaster Recovery
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 4 (30.77%) LAN
2 4 (30.77%) WAN
2 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 3 (23.08%) SAN
3 3 (23.08%) Lotus
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) IBM Notes
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (23.08%) Unified Communications
3 3 (23.08%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (23.08%) Proactive Monitoring
3 3 (23.08%) Java SE
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (23.08%) Software Deployment
4 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (15.38%) ERP
4 2 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
4 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
4 2 (15.38%) Automotive
4 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
4 2 (15.38%) Windows
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) SAP
4 2 (15.38%) NetApp

Disaster Recovery
Co-occurring 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 (23.08%) IBM Notes
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JDE OneWorld
1 1 (7.69%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) LAN
1 4 (30.77%) WAN
2 3 (23.08%) SAN
2 3 (23.08%) Unified Communications
3 1 (7.69%) BGP
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) MPLS
3 1 (7.69%) Telepresence
3 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (15.38%) Automotive
1 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
1 2 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Support
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.69%) ERP Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Manager
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Signage
3 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (23.08%) Proactive Monitoring
1 3 (23.08%) Software Deployment
2 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
2 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
2 2 (15.38%) ERP
2 2 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (7.69%) BCP
3 1 (7.69%) BDD
3 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Server Building
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) TDD
3 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCNP
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (23.08%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (7.69%) Firmware
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Data Guard
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Lotus
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 3 (23.08%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) NetApp
2 2 (15.38%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) 3PAR
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) JD Edwards
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Tandberg