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 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 70 64 58
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 29 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.50% 0.38% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.94% 0.50% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 2 1
Median daily rate £280 £220 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £31.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.75 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-11.94% +50.00%
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
988 601 490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 85.17% 76.66% 77.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 354 320
Median daily rate £325 £373 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.75% +16.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 36 7
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.60% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £11.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

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 6 May 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
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 6 May 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 -12 29 £280 +27.27% 1
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

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

1 29 (96.67%) ITIL
2 28 (93.33%) SAP
2 28 (93.33%) Service Delivery
3 27 (90.00%) Project Management
4 26 (86.67%) Windows
4 26 (86.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (86.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (83.33%) Windows Server
6 24 (80.00%) XenMobile
6 24 (80.00%) XenApp
6 24 (80.00%) XenServer
6 24 (80.00%) XenDesktop
6 24 (80.00%) HP
6 24 (80.00%) Citrix
6 24 (80.00%) DHCP
7 23 (76.67%) ThinPrint
7 23 (76.67%) SafeCom
8 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
8 20 (66.67%) Active Directory
9 19 (63.33%) Security Cleared
10 18 (60.00%) Management Information System
10 18 (60.00%) SC Cleared
10 18 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 18 (60.00%) EdgeSight
10 18 (60.00%) IIS
10 18 (60.00%) VMware
10 18 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
10 18 (60.00%) AppSense
11 14 (46.67%) Degree
11 14 (46.67%) Computer Science

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 18 (60.00%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 24 (80.00%) DHCP
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
2 1 (3.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Support Engineer
2 17 (56.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Citrix Support
3 3 (10.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 3 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) IT Support
5 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Messaging Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Services Delivery Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Software Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 18 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 14 (46.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (86.67%) Windows
1 26 (86.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 26 (86.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 25 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (96.67%) ITIL
2 28 (93.33%) Service Delivery
3 27 (90.00%) Project Management
4 3 (10.00%) Validation
5 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.67%) BCP
5 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.67%) Escalation Management
5 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.33%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (63.33%) Security Cleared
2 18 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 14 (46.67%) Degree
4 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (80.00%) XenApp
1 24 (80.00%) XenDesktop
1 24 (80.00%) XenServer
2 20 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 18 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 18 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (80.00%) XenMobile
2 18 (60.00%) EdgeSight
3 1 (3.33%) SCCM
3 1 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (93.33%) SAP
2 24 (80.00%) Citrix
2 24 (80.00%) HP
3 23 (76.67%) SafeCom
3 23 (76.67%) ThinPrint
4 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 18 (60.00%) AppSense
5 18 (60.00%) VMware
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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