Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 32 35
Rank change year-on-year -14 +3 +2
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 5 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.14% 2.76% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 3.57% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 1
Watford median daily rate £320 £270 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.52% +27.06% -
10th Percentile £302 £245 £206
90th Percentile £426 £362 £219
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £270 £480
% change year-on-year +48.15% -43.75% +73.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £46.50 - £13.75

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 382 224 181
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 87.21% 77.24% 72.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 110 79
Watford median daily rate £425 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% -1.33%
10th Percentile £224 £205 £212
90th Percentile £588 £532 £489
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 11
Watford median hourly rate £18.00 £14.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.32% +9.62% +4.00%
10th Percentile £14.45 £12.75 £8.50
90th Percentile £40.00 £15.50 £37.50
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £19.00 £32.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year -41.09% +53.57% +31.25%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 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 4 (80.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) BMC
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) BCP
3 1 (20.00%) Mitel
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis

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 1 (20.00%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) 4G
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Deployment Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Deployment Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Migration Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) BCP
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Network Segmentation
2 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (20.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (20.00%) BMC
2 1 (20.00%) Mitel
2 1 (20.00%) NetApp
2 1 (20.00%) VMware