Period
to 14 December 2018

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 14 December 2018 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 89 87
Rank change year-on-year -7 -2 +2
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 10 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.63% 1.11% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 1.34% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 9
Hertfordshire median daily rate £421 £400 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.31% +48.15% -34.55%
10th Percentile £313 £360 £245
90th Percentile £476 £480 £525
East of England median daily rate £423 £388 £380
% change year-on-year +9.03% +1.97% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £43.50 £46.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.45% - -
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £46.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -8.60% +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 1,304 1,345 1,122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 82.22% 83.18% 78.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 799 691 636
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% -
10th Percentile £209 £206 £214
90th Percentile £569 £575 £550
East of England median daily rate £449 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.59% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 63 60
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £32.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -41.09% +51.75%
10th Percentile £12.53 £13.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £48.65 £47.25 £53.75
East of England median hourly rate £18.38 £36.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year -49.66% +14.96% +27.00%

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 14 December 2018.

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 14 December 2018. 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 3 £450 +20.00% 1
Stevenage -11 2 - -
Royston - 2 £443 - 1
Baldock - 1 £400 -
Disaster Recovery
East of England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) HP
2 3 (30.00%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Replication
2 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (30.00%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (20.00%) Confluence
3 2 (20.00%) Storage Management
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity Management
3 2 (20.00%) Office 365
3 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (20.00%) Veeam
3 2 (20.00%) Acronis
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (20.00%) JIRA
3 2 (20.00%) Atlassian
3 2 (20.00%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (20.00%) Tivoli
3 2 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Active Directory

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 (20.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Administrator
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery Specialist
1 2 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Backup Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix Support
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Operations Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Service Operations Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Replication
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) CMDB
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (30.00%) Collaborative Working
1 3 (30.00%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity Management
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Storage Management
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Creative Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Management
3 1 (10.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Process Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (10.00%) Server Patching
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (20.00%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (20.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (10.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (10.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
2 1 (10.00%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) Acronis
2 2 (20.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (20.00%) Veeam
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Apple
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Sophos