The table below looks at the statistics for BCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 64 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BCP 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% - 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% - 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £550 - £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.50 -
BCP
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
609 618 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 79.09% 74.64% 68.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 421 254
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £265 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 14 13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £17.00 £25.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.88% -34.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £28.00 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing BCP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

BCP
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BCP across the Birmingham region.

BCP Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

BCP
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BCP 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for BCP.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Implementation

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Security Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Implementation
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP