Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for Business Continuity skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Continuity over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Business Continuity
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 50 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 - +67
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 6 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.94% 0.53% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Cardiff median daily rate £295 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.23% - -
South Wales median daily rate £295 £325 -
% change year-on-year -9.23% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - £16.00

Business Continuity is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 555 473 699
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 86.85% 83.42% 81.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 380 580
Cardiff median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £175 £189 £218
90th Percentile £500 £525 £464
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 16 16
Cardiff median hourly rate £17.75 £14.25 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.56% -10.24% +17.59%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.75 £10.25
90th Percentile £37.50 £37.13 £20.75
South Wales median hourly rate £20.69 £19.63 £16.00
% change year-on-year +5.43% +22.66% +7.56%

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Business Continuity as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Business Continuity in Cardiff

Business Continuity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Business Continuity in Cardiff.

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Continuity in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Continuity 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 4 (66.67%) NHS
3 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
3 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 3 (50.00%) Migration
4 3 (50.00%) Service Management
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (50.00%) Dell
4 3 (50.00%) LAN
4 3 (50.00%) WAN
5 2 (33.33%) POP3
5 2 (33.33%) SMTP
5 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) ISEB
5 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (33.33%) ITSM
5 2 (33.33%) CCA
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (33.33%) Legal
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) XenServer
5 2 (33.33%) CCAA
5 2 (33.33%) Data Centre

Business Continuity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) POP3
2 2 (33.33%) SMTP
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
General
1 2 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Support
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
3 1 (16.67%) Virtualisation Architect
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) NHS
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (33.33%) Information Governance
4 2 (33.33%) ITSM
4 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCA
1 2 (33.33%) CCAA
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) XenServer
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft