The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 66 46 52
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +6
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 16 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.05% 1.40% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.60% 1.97% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 1
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£419 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.64% +27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £358 £370
% change year-on-year
+11.88% -3.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.85 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.40 £30.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-22.00% +42.85%
Disaster Recovery
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
616 406 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 78.87% 71.10% 68.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 252 214
Average daily rate £350 £365 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 12
Average hourly rate £19.70 £15.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.33% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.07 £22.50 £41.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.28% +3.63%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Disaster Recovery Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 October 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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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 -9 8 £450 +57.89% 3
Disaster Recovery
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Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 10 (50.00%) Firewall
2 6 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (30.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (25.00%) Network Security
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 5 (25.00%) Windows
3 5 (25.00%) Service Management
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (25.00%) High Availability
4 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (20.00%) User Stories
4 4 (20.00%) HP
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (20.00%) Information Security Management
4 4 (20.00%) Security Management
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
4 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 4 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Maven
4 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (20.00%) VMware
4 4 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 4 (20.00%) Information Security
4 4 (20.00%) ISMS
4 4 (20.00%) SCADA
4 4 (20.00%) Selenium

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.00%) Confluence
2 1 (5.00%) nginx
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.00%) MediaWiki
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (25.00%) Network Security
3 2 (10.00%) H.323
3 2 (10.00%) ISDN
3 2 (10.00%) PBX
4 1 (5.00%) VPN
4 1 (5.00%) VoIP
4 1 (5.00%) WAN
4 1 (5.00%) LAN
4 1 (5.00%) LDAP
4 1 (5.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (5.00%) IPsec
4 1 (5.00%) OSPF
4 1 (5.00%) BGP
4 1 (5.00%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.00%) MS Access
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (20.00%) Maven
1 4 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) Hudson
2 1 (5.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Test Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Senior IT Security Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Web Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Voice Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Assistant
5 1 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Integration Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Integration Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) CSS
1 2 (10.00%) HTML
1 2 (10.00%) Ajax
2 1 (5.00%) JSON
2 1 (5.00%) LAMP
2 1 (5.00%) SOAP
2 1 (5.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (20.00%) SCADA
3 2 (10.00%) LPAR
3 2 (10.00%) Open Source
3 2 (10.00%) Informatics
4 1 (5.00%) Wiki
4 1 (5.00%) Clustering
4 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
1 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (10.00%) AIX
3 2 (10.00%) UNIX
3 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.00%) CentOS
4 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) ITIL
1 6 (30.00%) Test Scripting
1 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 5 (25.00%) Service Management
2 5 (25.00%) High Availability
3 4 (20.00%) User Stories
3 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (20.00%) Information Security Management
3 4 (20.00%) Security Management
3 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 4 (20.00%) Information Security
3 4 (20.00%) ISMS
4 3 (15.00%) Scrum
4 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (10.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) PHP
3 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.00%) Ruby
4 1 (5.00%) Perl
4 1 (5.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) VBScript
4 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (5.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) NFS
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.00%) Postfix
2 1 (5.00%) XenServer
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (5.00%) Samba
2 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (10.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (5.00%) ZABBIX
3 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.00%) ARCserve
3 1 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) HP
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (20.00%) VMware
2 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (10.00%) EMC
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix
3 2 (10.00%) Avaya
3 2 (10.00%) Siemens
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) IBM
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Symantec
4 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow