The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
High Availability
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank - 58 -
Contract jobs citing High Availability 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - 0.24% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £42.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-28.76% +29.23%

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
282 380 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 85.45% 89.41% 72.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 290 158
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 8
Median hourly rate £25.00 £13.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.30% -42.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £47.00 £30.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

High Availability
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

High Availability Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

High Availability
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

High Availability Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing High Availability 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 High Availability.

1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) RESTful
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Informatics
4 1 (20.00%) Django
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Database Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) Scala
4 1 (20.00%) Information Management
4 1 (20.00%) Spring
4 1 (20.00%) Teradata
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2

High Availability
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) PowerCenter
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) AWS Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) AWS Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Scala Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Python Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Python Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Scala Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) RESTful
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) Akka
2 1 (20.00%) Django
2 1 (20.00%) Flask
2 1 (20.00%) Play Framework
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Database Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (20.00%) ETL Development
4 1 (20.00%) Informatics
4 1 (20.00%) Information Management
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Informatica
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Teradata