Period
to 16 July 2018

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 16 July 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.

Disaster Recovery
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 59 70
Rank change year-on-year 0 +11 -11
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 15 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.85% 0.46% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 0.52% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 3
Cardiff median daily rate £388 £280 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.39% -6.67% -7.69%
10th Percentile £309 £264 £233
90th Percentile £453 £307 £499
South Wales median daily rate £400 £310 £368
% change year-on-year +29.03% -15.65% +13.08%
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 717 579 539
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 88.19% 87.99% 82.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 563 451 404
Cardiff median daily rate £400 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% +8.30%
10th Percentile £281 £185 £213
90th Percentile £538 £525 £486
South Wales median daily rate £405 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +8.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 23 15
Cardiff median hourly rate £13.00 £16.28 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.15% +25.23% -14.75%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.00 £12.75
90th Percentile £30.00 £39.95 £20.41
South Wales median hourly rate £15.50 £25.00 £19.81
% change year-on-year -38.00% +26.18% +30.99%

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

Disaster Recovery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery in Cardiff over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Disaster Recovery in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Disaster Recovery 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 Disaster Recovery.

1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (60.00%) Migration
2 9 (60.00%) High Availability
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
4 7 (46.67%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (40.00%) MySQL
6 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (33.33%) Degree
7 4 (26.67%) MCTS
7 4 (26.67%) Moodle
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (26.67%) MCITP
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (20.00%) Project Management
8 3 (20.00%) ITIL
8 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
8 3 (20.00%) Change Management
8 3 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
9 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
9 2 (13.33%) Problem Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) Moodle
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (6.67%) IaaS
2 1 (6.67%) PaaS
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) VPN
2 1 (6.67%) DHCP
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) IPsec
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) VoIP
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (40.00%) MySQL
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (6.67%) Hudson
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) DBA
1 9 (60.00%) SQL DBA
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Data Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Database Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.67%) IT Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Support
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) JSON
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Clustering
1 2 (13.33%) NHS
2 1 (6.67%) AS400
2 1 (6.67%) e-Learning
2 1 (6.67%) PDA
2 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
2 1 (6.67%) Reference Data
2 1 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (13.33%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) High Availability
1 9 (60.00%) Migration
2 7 (46.67%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Change Management
4 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
5 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) ETL
5 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (13.33%) IT Governance
5 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
5 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
6 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) MCITP
2 4 (26.67%) MCTS
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (6.67%) MCP
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Docker
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Ansible
1 1 (6.67%) Kubernetes
1 1 (6.67%) Mesos
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
1 1 (6.67%) rkt
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
1 1 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (6.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Dell
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) VMware