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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Continuity
North West / Manchester
Rank 90 100 90
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 3 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.50% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.58% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Median daily rate £379 £538 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.53% +53.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £16.09 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+55.37% -55.30%

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
1120 1541 1157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.84% 85.14% 78.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 711 897 698
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 41 29
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% +68.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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
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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 2 £345 -
Business Continuity
North West

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 6 (66.67%) ITIL
1 6 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (55.56%) Service Management
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) Problem Management
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) SLA
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Intel
4 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
5 1 (11.11%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (11.11%) ISEB
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (11.11%) Veritas
5 1 (11.11%) Tivoli
5 1 (11.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
5 1 (11.11%) IBM
5 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
5 1 (11.11%) LAN
5 1 (11.11%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) DNS
5 1 (11.11%) Unix
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Service Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Service Planning Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Strategy Manager
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Migration Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Life Science
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Service Management
3 4 (44.44%) Problem Management
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity Management
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
4 1 (11.11%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
4 1 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
2 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Intel
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) IronPort
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (11.11%) PlateSpin
2 1 (11.11%) Rackspace
2 1 (11.11%) RightFax
2 1 (11.11%) Veritas
2 1 (11.11%) VMware