Period
to 20 November 2018

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 20 November 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 41 34
Rank change year-on-year -3 -7 +3
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 3 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.78% 1.14% 2.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 1.28% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 7
Watford median daily rate £450 £320 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.63% +18.52% +27.06%
10th Percentile £370 £302 £245
90th Percentile £480 £426 £362
Hertfordshire median daily rate £421 £400 £270
% change year-on-year +5.31% +48.15% -43.75%
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 339 391 223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 87.60% 89.27% 78.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 180 108
Watford median daily rate £435 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £212 £205
90th Percentile £550 £588 £533
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £407
% change year-on-year +6.25% -1.72% +1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 7
Watford median hourly rate £35.00 £18.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +94.44% +28.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £14.40 £14.45 £11.87
90th Percentile £51.00 £40.00 £15.35
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.71 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +1.20% -30.00% +19.03%

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 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 20 November 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 Watford region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 2 (66.67%) Retail
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Decision-Making
2 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Availability Management
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Management
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) CMDB
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Project Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Process Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Support
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Operations Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Service Operations Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Availability Management
1 1 (33.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
1 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Decision-Making
1 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Operations Management
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Process Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Governance
1 1 (33.33%) Release Management
1 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) VMware