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 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 61 57 58
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.14% 0.56% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.79% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -31.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.01% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+38.66% -3.84%
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
535 506 426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 74.31% 70.47% 68.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 314 257
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -84.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

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
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) BCP
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Services Delivery Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Delivery Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) BCP
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
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