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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 60 62 60
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.21% 0.19% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.23% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £400 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -23.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £30.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+21.31% +43.52%
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
360 432 512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 77.25% 83.24% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 333 325
Median daily rate £385 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £287 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £456 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 16 9
Median hourly rate £41.50 £15.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+163.49% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.30 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £34.50 £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales 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 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bridgend - 1 £400 -
Disaster Recovery
Wales

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) SCOM
2 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (20.00%) arcserve
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) Remedy
3 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
3 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (20.00%) Sophos
3 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Support
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCOM
2 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) arcserve
2 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Remedy
2 1 (20.00%) Sophos
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec