The first table below looks at the demand for Business Continuity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leeds region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 77 61 66
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 5 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.43% 0.39% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.52% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Average daily rate £325 £325 £140
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +132.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £383 £363
% change year-on-year
-4.57% +5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £17.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+55.88% -38.18%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
919 579 655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 78.35% 75.69% 71.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 611 310 371
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £434 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 17
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £12.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £24.10 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Business Continuity
West Yorkshire

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Business Continuity Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Business Continuity
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Continuity across the Leeds region.

Business Continuity Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) MS Project
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Middleware
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) BCP
3 1 (14.29%) BS7799
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) CMMI
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
3 1 (14.29%) Security Management
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Contact Management
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) CISSP
3 1 (14.29%) NHS
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (28.57%) MS Project
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Information Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Security Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Supplier Manager
2 1 (14.29%) NHS Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) BCP
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) CMMI
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
3 1 (14.29%) Security Management
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Contact Management
3 1 (14.29%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) CISSP
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) BS7799
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (14.29%) COBIT
1 1 (14.29%) BS25999
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix