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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 54 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing High Availability 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.58% - 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% - 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
- +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
High Availability
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
279 223 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 80.64% 82.90% 83.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 173 222
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 £285 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £463 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £17.83 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.06% -35.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

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 3 May 2016, 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 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) HPUX
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (50.00%) InterSystems Cache
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) InterSystems
3 1 (25.00%) React
3 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) CoffeeScript
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum

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 (25.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) HPUX Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Angular Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy Manager
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB Developer
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Strategy Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (25.00%) React
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) HPUX
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) CoffeeScript
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) InterSystems
1 2 (50.00%) Symantec