Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 87 89
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 +6
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 19 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.18% 0.77% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 1.01% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 10
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 £270 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.78% -34.55% -8.33%
10th Percentile £370 £245 £347
90th Percentile £525 £525 £613
East of England median daily rate £388 £390 £375
% change year-on-year -0.64% +4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 5
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £46.50 - £15.00
10th Percentile £43.50 - £11.00
90th Percentile £47.25 - £15.50
East of England median hourly rate £46.50 £36.00 £16.13
% change year-on-year +29.17% +123.26% -

Disaster Recovery is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1299 1094 1136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 80.83% 76.56% 74.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 659 627 572
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -0.30% +10.33%
10th Percentile £213 £218 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 55 90
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £21.28 £42.20 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.59% +98.56% +30.78%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.00 £9.90
90th Percentile £47.25 £53.75 £42.63
East of England median hourly rate £37.00 £32.40 £25.50
% change year-on-year +14.20% +27.06% +2.00%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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
Stevenage - 6 - -
Hemel Hempstead +4 5 £400 - 2
Watford -15 4 £375 +38.89%
Hatfield - 1 - - 2
Disaster Recovery
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
2 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
3 7 (36.84%) Virtual Servers
3 7 (36.84%) Linux
4 6 (31.58%) Red Hat
4 6 (31.58%) Business Continuity
4 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
5 5 (26.32%) SQL
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (21.05%) High Availability
6 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (21.05%) Statistics
7 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
8 2 (10.53%) BCP
8 2 (10.53%) Benchmarking
8 2 (10.53%) Citrix
8 2 (10.53%) CISSP
8 2 (10.53%) Oracle
8 2 (10.53%) WAN
8 2 (10.53%) ISO 9001
8 2 (10.53%) DNS
8 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
8 2 (10.53%) GSLC
8 2 (10.53%) Information Security
8 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
8 2 (10.53%) Finance

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 2 (10.53%) Confluence
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
1 2 (10.53%) WAN
2 1 (5.26%) 4G
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) MPLS
2 1 (5.26%) NAS
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) VLAN
2 1 (5.26%) VoIP
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
2 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Law
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Administrator
1 6 (31.58%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (26.32%) DBA
2 5 (26.32%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (26.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (21.05%) SQL DBA
4 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Delivery Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Project Assurance Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Risk Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Risk Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) IT Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) IT Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Migration Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Windows Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Linux
3 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.26%) Unix
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Business Continuity
1 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
2 4 (21.05%) High Availability
2 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (21.05%) Statistics
3 2 (10.53%) BCP
3 2 (10.53%) Benchmarking
3 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity Planning
3 2 (10.53%) Coaching
3 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
3 2 (10.53%) Information Security
3 2 (10.53%) IT Strategy
3 2 (10.53%) Performance Management
3 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
3 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
4 1 (5.26%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
1 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) CISSP
2 2 (10.53%) GSLC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) GDPR
1 2 (10.53%) ISO 22301
1 2 (10.53%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.26%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (5.26%) Data Guard
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
1 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Red Hat
2 2 (10.53%) Atlassian
2 2 (10.53%) Citrix
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
3 1 (5.26%) BMC
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Mitel
3 1 (5.26%) NetApp