The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of RedGate products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RedGate over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 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.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RedGate
Rank 60 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing RedGate 6 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.94% 2.39% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.20% 5.36% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 0
Median daily rate £449 £338 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.96% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £285
% change year-on-year
- +22.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £57.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 - -
RedGate
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
273 261 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 42.86% 44.46% 35.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 198 142
Median daily rate £414 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.69% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 12 8
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.38 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.25% +49.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.68 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £29.65 £26.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

RedGate
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing RedGate as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

RedGate Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

RedGate
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

RedGate Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

RedGate
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 RedGate within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Newport - 6 £449 -
RedGate
Wales

RedGate
Top 20 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RedGate 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 RedGate.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MCDBA
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 6 (100.00%) MCITP
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 6 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) Finance

RedGate
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) DBA
1 3 (50.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Database Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior SQL DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Senior SQL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) MCDBA
1 6 (100.00%) MCITP
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle