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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.87% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.55% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £394
% change year-on-year
- -4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £17.15 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+45.77% -18.33%
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
157 123 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 73.36% 73.65% 80.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 68 68
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £130 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £467 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 12
Average hourly rate £43.50 £32.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.93% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.85 £24.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.95 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 24 December 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 - 1 £375 -
Poole - 1 £375 -
Business Continuity
South West

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 6 (75.00%) VMware
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (62.50%) Korn
2 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 5 (62.50%) SSH
2 5 (62.50%) Perl
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) UNIX
2 5 (62.50%) Ingres
2 5 (62.50%) NFS
2 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
2 5 (62.50%) Change Control
3 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (50.00%) PuTTY
3 4 (50.00%) DNS
3 4 (50.00%) CGI
3 4 (50.00%) HTTPS
3 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) SAN
3 4 (50.00%) VMS
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) OO
3 4 (50.00%) Apache
3 4 (50.00%) N-Tier
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) JDBC
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) PHP

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) SSH
2 4 (50.00%) PuTTY
2 4 (50.00%) DNS
2 4 (50.00%) HTTPS
2 4 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Ingres
2 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (50.00%) JasperReports
2 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (50.00%) Retail
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Test Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Applications Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 2 (25.00%) Test Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
1 4 (50.00%) JDBC
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
1 4 (50.00%) CGI
1 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (50.00%) DAO
1 4 (50.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) N-Tier
1 4 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) UNIX
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) VMS
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
1 5 (62.50%) Migration
1 5 (62.50%) Change Control
2 4 (50.00%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Validation
3 3 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (25.00%) People Management
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Perl
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) Korn
2 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (50.00%) PHP
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) AWK
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (62.50%) NFS
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Dell