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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 86 77 79
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 5 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.35% 0.18% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.25% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Average daily rate
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£325 £425 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +102.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £373 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.01% -6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £17.15 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+67.63% -18.33%
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
1034 813 895
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 71.41% 74.59% 69.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 653 415 424
Average daily rate £350 £348 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% +3.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.82% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 40 50
Average hourly rate £14.75 £17.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.63 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.13 £33.00 £82.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Continuity across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 November 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - - - -
Salford - - - -
Business Continuity
North West

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Change Management
2 5 (50.00%) Coaching
3 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (40.00%) Performance Improvement
3 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 4 (40.00%) Middleware
4 3 (30.00%) EMC
4 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (30.00%) IBM
4 3 (30.00%) NetApp
4 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (30.00%) Firmware
4 3 (30.00%) Perl
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) Sybase
4 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
4 3 (30.00%) UNIX
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Apache
4 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (30.00%) Data Management
4 3 (30.00%) Shell Script

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (30.00%) Apache
1 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
1 1 (10.00%) PaaS
1 1 (10.00%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Applications Support
1 3 (30.00%) Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Head of IT
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Head of Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Enterprise Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Network Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Middleware
2 2 (20.00%) Regular Expression
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
3 1 (10.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) Statistics
1 1 (10.00%) Open Source
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) UNIX
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Change Management
1 5 (50.00%) Coaching
2 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Improvement
2 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (30.00%) Wealth Management
3 3 (30.00%) Data Management
3 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (30.00%) Change Control
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Perl
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
1 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Firmware
1 3 (30.00%) RHEV
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
1 3 (30.00%) Sybase
1 3 (30.00%) IBM
1 3 (30.00%) EMC
1 3 (30.00%) NetApp
1 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix