The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 60 63 53
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 3 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.40% 0.30% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.45% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Average daily rate
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£419 £441 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.09% +253.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £384 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £498 £185
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £340 £370
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £19.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+6.32% +3.94%
Business Continuity
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
493 449 452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 66.35% 66.52% 66.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 302 248
Average daily rate £360 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 1 9
Average hourly rate £22.00 £175.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.42% +821.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £175.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £175.00 £40.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Continuity across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Business Continuity Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Business Continuity Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Business Continuity also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Continuity.

1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
1 6 (54.55%) BCP
1 6 (54.55%) Project Management
1 6 (54.55%) Business Continuity Planning
2 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (45.45%) Migration
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) UNIX
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 4 (36.36%) Sybase
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) MS Office
4 3 (27.27%) Legal
4 3 (27.27%) Banking
4 3 (27.27%) Investment Banking
4 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) Time Management
5 2 (18.18%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
5 2 (18.18%) Credit Risk
5 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Front Office
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (18.18%) SLA
5 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
5 2 (18.18%) Service Continuity Management

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Business Continuity also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Continuity. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Documentum
2 1 (9.09%) FileNet
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
3 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
1 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Legal
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
2 3 (27.27%) Investment Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Front Office
4 1 (9.09%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Service Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Project Manager
3 3 (27.27%) Technical Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Leader
4 2 (18.18%) Transition Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Services Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Service Transition Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Manager
5 1 (9.09%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Credit Risk
1 2 (18.18%) Market Risk
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) UNIX
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
1 6 (54.55%) BCP
1 6 (54.55%) Project Management
1 6 (54.55%) Business Continuity Planning
2 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (45.45%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
3 3 (27.27%) Time Management
4 2 (18.18%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
4 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Service Continuity Management
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) Release Management
4 2 (18.18%) Capacity Management
5 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
5 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) VB
1 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) Sybase
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Intel
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) RightScale
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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