The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 52 45 38
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 8 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.40% 1.13% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 1.59% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 1
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£450 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +45.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £368 £363
% change year-on-year
+15.64% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.80 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.79% +2.63%
Disaster Recovery
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 South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
416 315 282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 72.73% 71.43% 70.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 222 193
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 5
Average hourly rate £43.75 £15.29 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+186.13% -12.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.33 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.50 £17.08 £61.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
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Vacancies
Cardiff -10 7 £450 +12.50% 1
Newport - - - -
Bridgend - - - -
Disaster Recovery
Wales

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Disaster Recovery.

1 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 4 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Business Continuity
3 4 (26.67%) Information Security
3 4 (26.67%) SCADA
3 4 (26.67%) Network Security
3 4 (26.67%) ISMS
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (26.67%) Information Security Management
3 4 (26.67%) Security Management
3 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
3 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
3 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
4 3 (20.00%) VBScript
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (20.00%) MCP
4 3 (20.00%) Citrix
4 3 (20.00%) Clustering
4 3 (20.00%) NetBackup
4 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
4 3 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (20.00%) ARCserve
4 3 (20.00%) Symantec

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Disaster Recovery. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (13.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Project
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (26.67%) Network Security
3 2 (13.33%) H.323
3 2 (13.33%) DHCP
3 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (13.33%) DNS
3 2 (13.33%) ISDN
3 2 (13.33%) PBX
4 1 (6.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.67%) MS Access
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) TestDirector
General
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) IT Security Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Security Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Security Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Senior IT Security Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Wintel Support
3 3 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Support
4 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Support
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Support
5 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (26.67%) SCADA
3 3 (20.00%) Clustering
3 3 (20.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (13.33%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (13.33%) UNIX
4 2 (13.33%) AIX
4 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 4 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Business Continuity
3 4 (26.67%) Information Security
3 4 (26.67%) ISMS
3 4 (26.67%) Information Security Management
3 4 (26.67%) Security Management
3 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
3 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
4 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
4 2 (13.33%) Coaching
4 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
4 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Service Management
4 2 (13.33%) UML
4 2 (13.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) VBScript
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.67%) VB
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) MCP
1 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (13.33%) vSphere
2 2 (13.33%) XenApp
2 2 (13.33%) NFS
3 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (20.00%) ARCserve
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (13.33%) Tivoli
2 2 (13.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Citrix
3 3 (20.00%) Symantec
4 2 (13.33%) Remedy
4 2 (13.33%) McAfee
4 2 (13.33%) Sophos
4 2 (13.33%) Avaya
4 2 (13.33%) Siemens
4 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (13.33%) EMC
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) IBM
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle
5 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow
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