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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank - 35 44
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 0 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne - 1.82% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.39% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
Average daily rate - £399 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £399 £370
% change year-on-year
+0.29% +7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.09 £30.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-47.24% +117.85%
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
590 251 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 87.67% 76.29% 78.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 165 139
Average daily rate £410 £400 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +42.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 20
Average hourly rate £19.50 £21.82 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.63% -12.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.05 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £21.82 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Continuity across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 20 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 7 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (85.71%) Supplier Management
2 6 (85.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (85.71%) Incident Management
2 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Problem Management
3 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) ISO 9001
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) Service Management
4 4 (57.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
5 3 (42.86%) HP
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) SAP
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Degree
6 1 (14.29%) Computer Science

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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.

Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
1 6 (85.71%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Operations Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Service Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Service Operations Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Services Delivery Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (85.71%) Incident Management
2 6 (85.71%) Problem Management
2 6 (85.71%) Supplier Management
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) SAP