The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 93 87 81
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 10 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.54% 0.77% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 1.01% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 4
Median daily rate £331 £488 £367
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.05% +32.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £388 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £640 £539
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.75 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-11.94% +50.00%
Business Continuity
North 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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1502 1291 1055
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 81.76% 76.53% 75.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 912 696 548
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 28 42
Median hourly rate £26.50 £16.16 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.95% -3.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £12.00 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £37.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Business Continuity Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Business Continuity Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Business Continuity
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Business Continuity Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Business Continuity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 14 (77.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (66.67%) ITIL
3 10 (55.56%) Problem Management
4 9 (50.00%) Project Management
5 7 (38.89%) Service Management
6 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
7 3 (16.67%) SLA
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 3 (16.67%) Finance
7 3 (16.67%) Information Security
7 3 (16.67%) Performance Management
8 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
8 2 (11.11%) Life Science
8 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
8 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
8 2 (11.11%) Cisco
8 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
9 1 (5.56%) ERP
9 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
9 1 (5.56%) VoIP
9 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
9 1 (5.56%) Windows
9 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (5.56%) NHS
9 1 (5.56%) Internet
9 1 (5.56%) BCP
9 1 (5.56%) VMware
9 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
9 1 (5.56%) Wireless

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.56%) VLAN
1 1 (5.56%) VoIP
1 1 (5.56%) Wireless
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Service Manager
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL Manager
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL Service Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Service Planning Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Strategy Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Head of Information
3 2 (11.11%) Head of Information Security
3 2 (11.11%) Head of Security
4 1 (5.56%) Author
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.56%) IT Risk Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Risk Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Service Level Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Author
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Life Science
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) NHS
2 1 (5.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (66.67%) ITIL
3 10 (55.56%) Problem Management
4 9 (50.00%) Project Management
5 7 (38.89%) Service Management
6 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
7 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 3 (16.67%) Information Security
7 3 (16.67%) Performance Management
8 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
9 1 (5.56%) BCP
9 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity Planning
9 1 (5.56%) Critical Success Factor
9 1 (5.56%) ERP
9 1 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
9 1 (5.56%) Line Management
9 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
9 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
2 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) VMware