The first table below looks at the demand for Disaster Recovery skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Wales region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 67 52 55
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.40% 0.37% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.53% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Average daily rate
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£413 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.48% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-18.57% -22.22%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
546 380 432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 72.61% 70.76% 67.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 239 248
Average daily rate £388 £328 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.32% -10.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £549 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 6
Average hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £16.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Disaster Recovery
UK

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Disaster Recovery
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Disaster Recovery
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Disaster Recovery Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Disaster Recovery
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
South Wales -15 2 £400 - 1
North Wales - - - -
Disaster Recovery
UK

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Citrix
3 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2000
4 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (33.33%) VBScript
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) MCP
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (33.33%) ARCserve
4 3 (33.33%) Symantec
4 3 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
4 3 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (33.33%) Clustering
4 3 (33.33%) NetBackup
4 3 (33.33%) Backup Exec
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 3 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2000
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (22.22%) IIS
3 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (11.11%) Apache
4 1 (11.11%) MediaWiki
4 1 (11.11%) nginx
4 1 (11.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Project
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) IPsec
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) IPv6
2 1 (11.11%) OSPF
2 1 (11.11%) BGP
2 1 (11.11%) EIGRP
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) LDAP
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) MS Access
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) TestDirector
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Hudson
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Wintel Support
1 3 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Support
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Assistant
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 3 (33.33%) Clustering
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Debian
4 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
1 2 (22.22%) UML
1 2 (22.22%) OO
2 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Change Control
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) VBScript
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) MCP
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) XenApp
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) XenServer
3 1 (11.11%) Postfix
3 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
3 1 (11.11%) Samba
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) ARCserve
1 3 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 3 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (11.11%) ZABBIX
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) Symantec
4 2 (22.22%) Remedy
4 2 (22.22%) McAfee
4 2 (22.22%) Sophos
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
Swansea, West Glamorgan
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