The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Gate products and/or services 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 Red Gate over the 3 months to 28 November 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Red Gate Software.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Gate
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Red Gate 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £190 £375
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -49.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Vendors Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
194 170 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 34.46% 41.67% 45.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 95 75
Average daily rate £350 £315 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £180 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £464 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 14
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.57 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.75% +3.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.23 £13.57 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.10 £19.05 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Red Gate
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Gate across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Red Gate Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Red Gate
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Red Gate Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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Top 23 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing Red Gate 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 Red Gate.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (57.14%) MCITP
4 4 (57.14%) MCDBA
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) C#
6 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) Star Schema
6 1 (14.29%) XML

Red Gate
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing Red Gate 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 Red Gate. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (14.29%) Star Schema
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) DBA
1 6 (85.71%) SQL DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Data Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) MCITP
2 4 (57.14%) MCDBA
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft