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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 29 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.60% - 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% - 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£375 - £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.71% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +5.26%
Business Continuity
South West

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
190 139 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 76.00% 78.53% 74.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 82 118
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 24
Average hourly rate £16.31 £34.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.03% +23.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.66 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Continuity across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

Business Continuity
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - - - -
Business Continuity
South West

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Ingres
1 4 (100.00%) NFS
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) SSH
1 4 (100.00%) Korn
1 4 (100.00%) Change Control
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) PuTTY
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) PHPUnit
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) Laravel
2 3 (75.00%) DAO
2 3 (75.00%) JasperReports
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Clustering
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) CGI

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (75.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SSH
2 3 (75.00%) PuTTY
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) HTTPS
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Ingres
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) JasperReports
2 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Applications Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Applications Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Laravel
1 3 (75.00%) DAO
1 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (75.00%) CGI
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) JDBC
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Clustering
1 3 (75.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) VMS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Change Control
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 3 (75.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Korn
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) AWK
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) NFS
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware