The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for knowledge and experience of RedGate products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RedGate over the 3 months to 26 April 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Red Gate Software.

RedGate
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing RedGate 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.18% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £400
% change year-on-year -7.14% -12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

RedGate is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 265 225 202
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 48.01% 41.51% 42.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 128 133
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 13 7
Median hourly rate £16.28 £19.00 £17.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.31% +9.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.27 £12.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £20.28 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -13.15% +8.57%  

RedGate
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing RedGate as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for RedGate in South Wales

RedGate
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing RedGate in South Wales.

Contractor daily rate trend for RedGate in South Wales

RedGate
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RedGate within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 1 £325 -
RedGate
Wales

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing RedGate 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 South Wales region with a requirement for RedGate.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server

RedGate
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ETL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL BI Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SSIS Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica