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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 57 49 41
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 5 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.84% 0.65% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 0.91% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.16% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -14.44%
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
421 330 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 70.99% 71.27% 68.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 231 186
Average daily rate £370 £350 £341
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £465 £500
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 £22.50 £15.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £10.63 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £21.60 £58.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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
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 21 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -3 5 £425 +6.25% 2
Newport - - - -
Torfaen - - - -
Bridgend - - - -
Disaster Recovery
Wales

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (30.00%) VBScript
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) MCP
4 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (30.00%) Citrix
4 3 (30.00%) ARCserve
4 3 (30.00%) Symantec
4 3 (30.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
4 3 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (30.00%) Clustering
4 3 (30.00%) NetBackup
4 3 (30.00%) Backup Exec
4 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2000
4 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (20.00%) .NET

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Project
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DHCP
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) TestDirector
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Wintel Support
1 3 (30.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (20.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior IT Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (30.00%) Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) LPAR
3 1 (10.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (20.00%) UNIX
4 2 (20.00%) AIX
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) UML
1 2 (20.00%) OO
1 2 (20.00%) Project Management
1 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (10.00%) ISMS
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (10.00%) Security Management
2 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security
2 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) VBScript
2 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) MCP
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (20.00%) XenApp
2 2 (20.00%) vSphere
2 2 (20.00%) NFS
3 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) ARCserve
1 3 (30.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (30.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (30.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (20.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) Symantec
4 2 (20.00%) Remedy
4 2 (20.00%) McAfee
4 2 (20.00%) Sophos
4 2 (20.00%) EMC
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) IBM
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
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