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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 39 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing High Availability 5 18 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.55% 4.18% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 5.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 0
Median daily rate £500 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+8.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £26.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+53.27% -10.83%
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
261 350 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 81.06% 81.21% 79.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 295 199
Median daily rate £403 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 4
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing High Availability across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

High Availability Daily Rate Histogram 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 10 December 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 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
2 3 (33.33%) RESTful
2 3 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 3 (33.33%) Open Source
2 3 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (22.22%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
3 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Database Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Scala
4 1 (11.11%) Information Management
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (11.11%) Spring
4 1 (11.11%) REST
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3

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 (11.11%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 1 (11.11%) OLTP
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (11.11%) PowerCenter
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) DBA
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) AWS Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) AWS Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Scala Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Python Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Python Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Scala Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) webMethods Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) RESTful
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) Akka
2 1 (11.11%) Django
2 1 (11.11%) Flask
2 1 (11.11%) Play Framework
2 1 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) Informatics
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) NHS
1 1 (11.11%) Replication
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) BDD
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Open Source
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) B2B
4 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Database Security
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) Information Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Scala
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Informatica
3 1 (11.11%) Teradata
3 1 (11.11%) Veritas
3 1 (11.11%) webMethods