Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for Disaster Recovery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 6 months to 18 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.

Disaster Recovery
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 47 76
Rank change year-on-year -6 +29 -14
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 6 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.98% 1.63% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.96% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 6
Cardiff median daily rate £316 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.45% +19.23% -27.78%
10th Percentile £264 £308 £285
90th Percentile £362 £456 £375
South Wales median daily rate £325 £388 £325
% change year-on-year -16.13% +19.23% -27.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - -

Disaster Recovery 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 531 459 699
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 86.34% 83.15% 81.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 370 582
Cardiff median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £175 £187 £219
90th Percentile £500 £525 £463
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 16 14
Cardiff median hourly rate £17.75 £14.25 £14.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.56% -4.20% +21.43%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.75 £10.05
90th Percentile £37.50 £37.13 £21.05
South Wales median hourly rate £20.69 £18.75 £15.88
% change year-on-year +10.35% +18.11% +9.48%

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Disaster Recovery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Disaster Recovery in Cardiff

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Disaster Recovery in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery 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 Disaster Recovery.

1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (50.00%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) ITSM
4 2 (33.33%) ISEB
4 2 (33.33%) CCA
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (33.33%) NHS
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (33.33%) POP3
4 2 (33.33%) SMTP
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (33.33%) ETL
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) XenServer

Disaster Recovery
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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
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
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) DBA
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
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%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (33.33%) NHS
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity
3 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (50.00%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (33.33%) ETL
4 2 (33.33%) High Availability
4 2 (33.33%) Information Governance
4 2 (33.33%) ITSM
4 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) T-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
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (33.33%) XenServer
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (16.67%) HP