The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 76 74 51
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -23
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 50 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.31% 0.54% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.94% 0.67% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 4 1
Median daily rate £270 £223 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.34% -42.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+7.86% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 2
Median hourly rate £23.35 - £15.93
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 - £13.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 - £18.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.70 £25.65 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-23.18% +22.11%
Business Continuity
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1270 744 385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 84.05% 80.17% 73.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 829 475 243
Median daily rate £325 £403 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.25% +11.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £553 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 33 16
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.64% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £10.82 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £34.10 £32.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 the North East

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Business Continuity Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the North East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Business Continuity Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Business Continuity
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Business Continuity Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Business Continuity
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the North East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Business Continuity Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

Business Continuity
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Tyne and Wear +3 49 £270 +20.00% 2
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 North East region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 63 (94.03%) ITIL
2 57 (85.07%) Service Delivery
3 56 (83.58%) SAP
4 55 (82.09%) Project Management
5 48 (71.64%) HP
6 41 (61.19%) Windows
7 39 (58.21%) Citrix
7 39 (58.21%) DHCP
8 38 (56.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 38 (56.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 38 (56.72%) XenApp
8 38 (56.72%) Windows Server
9 37 (55.22%) XenServer
9 37 (55.22%) XenDesktop
9 37 (55.22%) Security Cleared
10 36 (53.73%) Microsoft
10 36 (53.73%) XenMobile
11 35 (52.24%) ThinPrint
11 35 (52.24%) SafeCom
11 35 (52.24%) Active Directory
11 35 (52.24%) SC Cleared
12 32 (47.76%) Computer Science
12 32 (47.76%) Degree
12 32 (47.76%) Management Information System
13 31 (46.27%) AppSense
14 30 (44.78%) Microsoft App-V
15 29 (43.28%) VMware
15 29 (43.28%) VMware Infrastructure
15 29 (43.28%) IIS
15 29 (43.28%) EdgeSight

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 29 (43.28%) IIS
2 4 (5.97%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.48%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.99%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.99%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (2.99%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.99%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (2.99%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.99%) InfoPath
2 2 (2.99%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 39 (58.21%) DHCP
2 4 (5.97%) DNS
3 3 (4.48%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (4.48%) Firewall
3 3 (4.48%) FTP
3 3 (4.48%) SAN
3 3 (4.48%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.99%) Extranet
4 2 (2.99%) Intranet
4 2 (2.99%) Skype
General
1 5 (7.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (55.22%) Support Engineer
2 29 (43.28%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 5 (7.46%) Administrator
3 5 (7.46%) Citrix Engineer
3 5 (7.46%) IT Support
4 4 (5.97%) Consultant
5 3 (4.48%) Citrix Support
5 3 (4.48%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 3 (4.48%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (4.48%) Desktop Support
5 3 (4.48%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (4.48%) Services Delivery Consultant
5 3 (4.48%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (2.99%) AIX Administrator
6 2 (2.99%) EMC Engineer
6 2 (2.99%) EMC Storage Engineer
6 2 (2.99%) HP Storage Engineer
6 2 (2.99%) Mainframe Operator
6 2 (2.99%) Messaging Engineer
6 2 (2.99%) Solaris Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) ISPF
2 2 (2.99%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 32 (47.76%) Computer Science
1 32 (47.76%) Management Information System
2 10 (14.93%) Mainframe
3 7 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.48%) Celerra
4 3 (4.48%) EMC VMAX
4 3 (4.48%) EMC VNX
4 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (4.48%) HP Storage
4 3 (4.48%) HP StoreVirtual
4 3 (4.48%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (4.48%) Replication
5 1 (1.49%) AS400
5 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.49%) Tandem
5 1 (1.49%) User Experience
5 1 (1.49%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 41 (61.19%) Windows
2 38 (56.72%) Windows Server
2 38 (56.72%) Windows Server 2003
2 38 (56.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.97%) Unix
4 3 (4.48%) MVS
4 3 (4.48%) zOS
5 2 (2.99%) AIX
5 2 (2.99%) Solaris
6 1 (1.49%) Android
6 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.49%) Linux
6 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (94.03%) ITIL
2 57 (85.07%) Service Delivery
3 55 (82.09%) Project Management
4 9 (13.43%) Validation
5 8 (11.94%) Incident Management
6 5 (7.46%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.46%) BCP
6 5 (7.46%) Business Continuity Planning
6 5 (7.46%) E-Commerce
6 5 (7.46%) Escalation Management
6 5 (7.46%) Knowledge Management
6 5 (7.46%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.48%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.48%) ITSM
7 3 (4.48%) QMS
7 3 (4.48%) Quality Management
7 3 (4.48%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (2.99%) Data Protection
8 2 (2.99%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (2.99%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.48%) JCL
1 3 (4.48%) REXX
2 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.49%) SQL
2 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.49%) VB
2 1 (1.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 37 (55.22%) Security Cleared
2 35 (52.24%) SC Cleared
3 32 (47.76%) Degree
4 3 (4.48%) HP ASE
4 3 (4.48%) HPE ATP
4 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.99%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.99%) MCSE
6 1 (1.49%) CCNA
6 1 (1.49%) CCNP
6 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.49%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.49%) MCDBA
6 1 (1.49%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 38 (56.72%) XenApp
2 37 (55.22%) XenDesktop
2 37 (55.22%) XenServer
3 35 (52.24%) Active Directory
4 30 (44.78%) Microsoft App-V
5 29 (43.28%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (4.48%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 36 (53.73%) XenMobile
2 35 (52.24%) SafeCom
3 29 (43.28%) EdgeSight
4 2 (2.99%) SCCM
4 2 (2.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.49%) Control-M
5 1 (1.49%) OpenView
Vendors
1 56 (83.58%) SAP
2 48 (71.64%) HP
3 39 (58.21%) Citrix
4 36 (53.73%) Microsoft
5 35 (52.24%) ThinPrint
6 31 (46.27%) AppSense
7 29 (43.28%) VMware
8 3 (4.48%) 3PAR
8 3 (4.48%) Brocade
8 3 (4.48%) Cisco
8 3 (4.48%) EMC
8 3 (4.48%) IBM
8 3 (4.48%) Isilon
8 3 (4.48%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.99%) Fujitsu
9 2 (2.99%) Nintex
9 2 (2.99%) Siemens
10 1 (1.49%) BMC
10 1 (1.49%) Oracle
10 1 (1.49%) Trend Micro
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