Period
to 16 October 2018

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 16 October 2018 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 58 56
Rank change year-on-year -20 -2 -
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.24% 0.49% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.57% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Cardiff median daily rate £325 £280 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.07% -13.85% -
10th Percentile £313 £264 £293
90th Percentile £338 £307 £504
South Wales median daily rate £475 £280 £325
% change year-on-year +69.64% -13.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - -

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 734 525 477
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 89.73% 86.49% 83.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 576 387 368
Cardiff median daily rate £405 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £285 £175 £200
90th Percentile £560 £513 £525
South Wales median daily rate £413 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 21 16
Cardiff median hourly rate £11.78 £18.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.56% +38.46% -3.70%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £19.88 £39.75 £27.88
South Wales median hourly rate £14.72 £23.07 £18.75
% change year-on-year -36.22% +23.04% +40.45%

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 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Business Continuity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Wiki
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Software Licensing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Postgraduate
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

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 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (50.00%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Licensing
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft