The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 33 39 34
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.32% 0.28% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 0.33% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £375 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.55 £16.13 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+95.65% -41.36%
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
228 300 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 75.00% 84.27% 77.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 158 120
Median daily rate £375 £404 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.12% +24.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £263 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £505 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 8
Median hourly rate £22.85 £30.19 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.32% +101.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.04 £50.50 £19.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Business Continuity Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Business Continuity Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

Business Continuity
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Wirral - 2 £375 -
Liverpool +5 1 £470 +17.50% 3
Business Continuity
North West

Business Continuity
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 5 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (75.00%) Release Management
2 3 (75.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (75.00%) Security Management
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Local Government
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Records Management
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Allocation

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (75.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Release Management
2 3 (75.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Records Management
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree