The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 37 41 46
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.36% 0.60% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.76% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Median daily rate £300 £308 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -27.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.28 £28.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+54.57% +47.36%
Disaster Recovery
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
213 262 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 76.62% 78.21% 86.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 219 259
Median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.75 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing Disaster Recovery as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Database Security
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Database Security
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft