Period
to 5 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 5 December 2019 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 49 43 50
Rank change year-on-year -6 +7 -19
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 5 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.37% 0.78% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 0.89% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
Watford median daily rate £318 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.44% +20.00% +38.89%
10th Percentile £216 £370 £315
90th Percentile £354 £480 £435
Hertfordshire median daily rate £360 £421 £400
% change year-on-year -14.54% +5.31% +48.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - £43.50 £46.50
% change year-on-year - -6.45% -

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 Watford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 303 338 397
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 83.01% 88.02% 89.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 226 174
Watford median daily rate £425 £430 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.16% +4.24% +3.13%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £202
90th Percentile £550 £550 £588
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 14
Watford median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +38.89% +33.33%
10th Percentile £21.35 £16.75 £14.68
90th Percentile £36.75 £50.50 £40.00
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.25 £17.71 £18.00
% change year-on-year -2.57% -1.64% -44.19%

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Disaster Recovery in Watford

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Watford

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery in Watford over the 6 months to 5 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Disaster Recovery in Watford

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Watford

For the 6 months to 5 December 2019, 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 Watford region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (80.00%) AWS
1 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (80.00%) hybris
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (80.00%) Datadog
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 4 (80.00%) Task Automation
1 4 (80.00%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (60.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon Aurora
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (60.00%) Data Structures
2 3 (60.00%) Redis
2 3 (60.00%) Percona
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) SSH
2 3 (60.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon S3
3 2 (40.00%) Terraform
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

Disaster Recovery
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 4 (80.00%) AWS
1 4 (80.00%) Datadog
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon Aurora
2 3 (60.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) DBA
2 2 (40.00%) Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL DBA
3 1 (20.00%) AWS Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Scripter
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (60.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (80.00%) Task Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (60.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Antivirus Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) hybris
2 3 (60.00%) Percona
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) VMware