Period
to 16 October 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 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.

Disaster Recovery
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 58 56
Rank change year-on-year -13 -2 +17
Contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery 9 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.10% 0.49% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 0.57% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 3
Cardiff median daily rate £320 £280 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -13.85% -
10th Percentile £254 £264 £293
90th Percentile £378 £307 £504
South Wales median daily rate £425 £325 £450
% change year-on-year +30.77% -27.78% +38.46%
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 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%

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 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Disaster Recovery in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) VoIP
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
4 2 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (22.22%) Server Management
4 2 (22.22%) Storage Management
4 2 (22.22%) Availability Management
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (22.22%) vSphere
4 2 (22.22%) Confluence
4 2 (22.22%) Puppet
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (22.22%) GitHub
4 2 (22.22%) Ansible
4 2 (22.22%) DevOps
4 2 (22.22%) Software Licensing
4 2 (22.22%) RHCSA
4 2 (22.22%) GitLab
4 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 2 (22.22%) Windows XP

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 2 (22.22%) Confluence
1 2 (22.22%) IIS
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) GitHub
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) VoIP
1 3 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) Intranet
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) GitLab
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) IT Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Platform Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) IT Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 2 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (11.11%) AS400
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) PDA
2 1 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (11.11%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Availability Management
1 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
1 2 (22.22%) Change Management
1 2 (22.22%) DevOps
1 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
1 2 (22.22%) IT Governance
1 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
1 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
1 2 (22.22%) Server Management
1 2 (22.22%) Software Licensing
1 2 (22.22%) Storage Management
2 1 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) High Availability
2 1 (11.11%) IT Strategy
2 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) RHCSA
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCP
2 1 (11.11%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 2 (22.22%) VMware