The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 68 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 44 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.84% 0.37% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.36% 0.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 33 1 0
Median daily rate £275 £225 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £370
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £31.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £40.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-21.25% +50.94%
Business Continuity
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1010 430 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 88.13% 78.75% 75.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 682 273 233
Median daily rate £325 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £575 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 34 2
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £34.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% -56.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £11.00 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £27.50 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Business Continuity Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Business Continuity Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Business Continuity
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Continuity across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Business Continuity Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 43 (97.73%) ITIL
2 37 (84.09%) SAP
3 36 (81.82%) Project Management
3 36 (81.82%) Service Delivery
4 34 (77.27%) HP
5 27 (61.36%) Citrix
5 27 (61.36%) Windows
5 27 (61.36%) Security Cleared
6 26 (59.09%) XenApp
6 26 (59.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (59.09%) Windows Server
6 26 (59.09%) DHCP
6 26 (59.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 25 (56.82%) XenServer
7 25 (56.82%) XenDesktop
7 25 (56.82%) SC Cleared
7 25 (56.82%) XenMobile
8 24 (54.55%) ThinPrint
8 24 (54.55%) SafeCom
9 22 (50.00%) Active Directory
10 21 (47.73%) Microsoft
11 20 (45.45%) AppSense
12 19 (43.18%) VMware
12 19 (43.18%) Microsoft App-V
12 19 (43.18%) Degree
12 19 (43.18%) Computer Science
12 19 (43.18%) IIS
12 19 (43.18%) EdgeSight
12 19 (43.18%) VMware Infrastructure
13 18 (40.91%) Management Information System

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 19 (43.18%) IIS
2 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.27%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.27%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 26 (59.09%) DHCP
2 2 (4.55%) DNS
2 2 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (4.55%) Firewall
2 2 (4.55%) FTP
2 2 (4.55%) SAN
2 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.27%) Skype
General
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (56.82%) Support Engineer
2 18 (40.91%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) IT Support
4 4 (9.09%) Citrix Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Citrix Support
5 3 (6.82%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Desktop Support
5 3 (6.82%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Services Delivery Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Mainframe Operator
6 2 (4.55%) Storage Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.27%) Administrator
7 1 (2.27%) Deployment Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) EMC Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) EMC Storage Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Messaging Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Solaris Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) ISPF
2 1 (2.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (43.18%) Computer Science
2 18 (40.91%) Management Information System
3 8 (18.18%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.55%) Celerra
4 2 (4.55%) EMC VMAX
4 2 (4.55%) EMC VNX
4 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (4.55%) HP Storage
4 2 (4.55%) HP StoreVirtual
4 2 (4.55%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (61.36%) Windows
2 26 (59.09%) Windows Server
2 26 (59.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 26 (59.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.55%) MVS
3 2 (4.55%) zOS
4 1 (2.27%) Solaris
4 1 (2.27%) Unix
4 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (97.73%) ITIL
2 36 (81.82%) Project Management
2 36 (81.82%) Service Delivery
3 6 (13.64%) Incident Management
4 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.36%) BCP
4 5 (11.36%) Business Continuity Planning
4 5 (11.36%) E-Commerce
4 5 (11.36%) Escalation Management
4 5 (11.36%) Knowledge Management
4 5 (11.36%) Problem Management
4 5 (11.36%) Validation
5 2 (4.55%) QMS
5 2 (4.55%) Quality Management
5 2 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.27%) ITSM
6 1 (2.27%) Operations Management
6 1 (2.27%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.27%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.27%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) JCL
1 2 (4.55%) REXX
Qualifications
1 27 (61.36%) Security Cleared
2 25 (56.82%) SC Cleared
3 19 (43.18%) Degree
4 2 (4.55%) HP ASE
4 2 (4.55%) HPE ATP
5 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (59.09%) XenApp
2 25 (56.82%) XenDesktop
2 25 (56.82%) XenServer
3 22 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 19 (43.18%) Microsoft App-V
4 19 (43.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.55%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 25 (56.82%) XenMobile
2 24 (54.55%) SafeCom
3 19 (43.18%) EdgeSight
4 1 (2.27%) Control-M
4 1 (2.27%) SCCM
4 1 (2.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 37 (84.09%) SAP
2 34 (77.27%) HP
3 27 (61.36%) Citrix
4 24 (54.55%) ThinPrint
5 21 (47.73%) Microsoft
6 20 (45.45%) AppSense
7 19 (43.18%) VMware
8 2 (4.55%) 3PAR
8 2 (4.55%) Brocade
8 2 (4.55%) Cisco
8 2 (4.55%) EMC
8 2 (4.55%) IBM
8 2 (4.55%) Isilon
8 2 (4.55%) ServiceNow
9 1 (2.27%) BMC