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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 101 104 91
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 6 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.36% 0.15% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.19% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Median daily rate £331 £700 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.67% +115.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £16.13 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+55.03% -35.50%
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
1402 1572 1104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 84.76% 80.25% 75.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 918 903 700
Median daily rate £420 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 42 32
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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 10 December 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 9 (69.23%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (53.85%) Problem Management
2 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) Project Management
2 7 (53.85%) Service Management
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Windows
4 2 (15.38%) LAN
4 2 (15.38%) PBX
4 2 (15.38%) VoIP
4 2 (15.38%) WAN
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 2 (15.38%) Finance
4 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
4 2 (15.38%) SLA
4 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
4 2 (15.38%) SCCM
4 2 (15.38%) Life Science
4 2 (15.38%) Business Development
4 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
5 1 (7.69%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
5 1 (7.69%) Service Design
5 1 (7.69%) VPLS
5 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
5 1 (7.69%) Firewall
5 1 (7.69%) SCOM
5 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure

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 (15.38%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) LAN
1 2 (15.38%) PBX
1 2 (15.38%) VoIP
1 2 (15.38%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) MPLS
2 1 (7.69%) Skype
2 1 (7.69%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
2 1 (7.69%) VLAN
2 1 (7.69%) VPLS
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Service Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Service Planning Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Strategy Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Governance Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) IT Governance Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) IT Strategy and Governance Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Network Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
1 2 (15.38%) Life Science
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) PKI
2 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) Problem Management
2 7 (53.85%) Project Management
2 7 (53.85%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) Business Development
3 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity Management
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Design
4 1 (7.69%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) F5
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Intel
2 1 (7.69%) Rackspace
2 1 (7.69%) Riverbed
2 1 (7.69%) Siemens
2 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
2 1 (7.69%) Sonus
2 1 (7.69%) Veritas
2 1 (7.69%) VMware