The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Continuity
South West / Dorset
Rank - 23 24
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - 1.04% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.32% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £375 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.87 £16.09 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+35.93% -35.64%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
104 152 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 80.62% 79.17% 77.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 84 87
Median daily rate £363 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 20 18
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £20.63 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £44.00 £53.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Business Continuity Daily Rate Trend in Dorset