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 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 95 62 63
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +1
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 9 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.83% 0.45% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.54% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 2
Median daily rate £600 £320 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -11.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £256 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £352 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £16.13 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+55.03% -41.36%
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
931 558 495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 86.12% 83.53% 86.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 707 374 342
Median daily rate £400 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 22 11
Median hourly rate £28.00 £26.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.66% -3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £19.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £47.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 7 December 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 7 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 26 (74.29%) Service Delivery
2 23 (65.71%) ITIL
3 22 (62.86%) SAP
4 21 (60.00%) Project Management
5 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
6 17 (48.57%) Windows
7 16 (45.71%) HP
8 15 (42.86%) Active Directory
8 15 (42.86%) DHCP
9 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (40.00%) Citrix
9 14 (40.00%) XenApp
9 14 (40.00%) XenServer
9 14 (40.00%) XenDesktop
9 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (40.00%) Windows Server
10 13 (37.14%) XenMobile
10 13 (37.14%) Security Cleared
10 13 (37.14%) Management Information System
10 13 (37.14%) VMware
11 12 (34.29%) Microsoft App-V
11 12 (34.29%) AppSense
11 12 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (34.29%) Degree
11 12 (34.29%) Computer Science
11 12 (34.29%) ThinPrint
11 12 (34.29%) SafeCom
11 12 (34.29%) SC Cleared
12 11 (31.43%) EdgeSight
12 11 (31.43%) IIS

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 11 (31.43%) IIS
2 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.71%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (5.71%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.86%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) InfoPath
2 2 (5.71%) MS Office
3 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) IaaS
1 2 (5.71%) PaaS
1 2 (5.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (42.86%) DHCP
2 2 (5.71%) DNS
2 2 (5.71%) Extranet
2 2 (5.71%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (5.71%) Intranet
2 2 (5.71%) SAN
3 1 (2.86%) Firewall
3 1 (2.86%) FTP
3 1 (2.86%) Skype
3 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) OLAP
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 11 (31.43%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Architect
4 4 (11.43%) Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) Citrix Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Digital Architect
6 2 (5.71%) AIX Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) Citrix Support
6 2 (5.71%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support
6 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) TOGAF Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Wintel Support
7 1 (2.86%) Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) DBA
7 1 (2.86%) Server Support
7 1 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) Management Information System
2 12 (34.29%) Computer Science
3 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.71%) Celerra
4 2 (5.71%) EMC VMAX
4 2 (5.71%) EMC VNX
4 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (5.71%) HP Storage
4 2 (5.71%) HP StoreVirtual
4 2 (5.71%) Replication
5 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.86%) FlexPod
5 1 (2.86%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (2.86%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.86%) Tandem
5 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) Windows
2 14 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (8.57%) AIX
3 3 (8.57%) Unix
4 2 (5.71%) Linux
5 1 (2.86%) Android
5 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.86%) HPUX
5 1 (2.86%) MVS
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.86%) Solaris
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.86%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (74.29%) Service Delivery
2 23 (65.71%) ITIL
3 21 (60.00%) Project Management
4 6 (17.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (14.29%) TOGAF
6 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (11.43%) DSDM
6 4 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
6 4 (11.43%) Validation
7 3 (8.57%) Data Security
7 3 (8.57%) ITSM
7 3 (8.57%) Service Management
7 3 (8.57%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (5.71%) Data Protection
8 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
8 2 (5.71%) Information Security
8 2 (5.71%) QMS
8 2 (5.71%) Release Management
8 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) C
1 4 (11.43%) C#
1 4 (11.43%) Java
2 3 (8.57%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) JCL
3 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.86%) REXX
3 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.86%) VB
3 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) Security Cleared
2 12 (34.29%) Degree
2 12 (34.29%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (8.57%) MCSE
5 2 (5.71%) HP ASE
5 2 (5.71%) HPE ATP
6 1 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 14 (40.00%) XenApp
2 14 (40.00%) XenDesktop
2 14 (40.00%) XenServer
3 12 (34.29%) Microsoft App-V
3 12 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.86%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 13 (37.14%) XenMobile
2 12 (34.29%) SafeCom
3 11 (31.43%) EdgeSight
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (2.86%) SCCM
4 1 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (62.86%) SAP
2 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
3 16 (45.71%) HP
4 14 (40.00%) Citrix
5 13 (37.14%) VMware
6 12 (34.29%) AppSense
6 12 (34.29%) ThinPrint
7 3 (8.57%) Cisco
8 2 (5.71%) 3PAR
8 2 (5.71%) Brocade
8 2 (5.71%) EMC
8 2 (5.71%) Fujitsu
8 2 (5.71%) Isilon
8 2 (5.71%) Nintex
8 2 (5.71%) Siemens
9 1 (2.86%) Capita
9 1 (2.86%) NetApp
9 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow
9 1 (2.86%) Trend Micro