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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 105 97 83
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -14
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 7 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.38% 0.21% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.27% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 5
Median daily rate £335 £675 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.37% +125.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £675 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £675 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £26.75 £33.90
% change year-on-year
-0.93% -21.09%
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
1505 1490 1050
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.24% 79.38% 77.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 943 891 654
Median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 33 29
Median hourly rate £15.00 £33.64 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.41% +136.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.35 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.20 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (37.50%) Service Management
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
3 2 (25.00%) Business Development
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) SCCM
3 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) PBX
3 2 (25.00%) VoIP
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (12.50%) PKI
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) VLAN
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Siemens
4 1 (12.50%) MPLS
4 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) SLA
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Windows

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 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) PBX
1 2 (25.00%) VoIP
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) MPLS
2 1 (12.50%) Skype
2 1 (12.50%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
2 1 (12.50%) VLAN
2 1 (12.50%) VPLS
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (12.50%) IT Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) IT Governance Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) IT Strategy Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Lead Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Service Planning Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Strategy Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Strategy Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) Life Science
1 1 (12.50%) PKI
1 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) Business Development
3 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Service Design
4 1 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) F5
2 1 (12.50%) Riverbed
2 1 (12.50%) Siemens
2 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
2 1 (12.50%) Sonus
2 1 (12.50%) VMware