The table below looks at the statistics for BCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BCP 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.78% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£338 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £360 £388
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -7.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 - -
BCP
South Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
197 150 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 76.36% 61.48% 69.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 84 67
Average daily rate £325 £320 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £183 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 11
Average hourly rate £20.75 £18.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.27% -24.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £24.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BCP across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

BCP
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BCP across the Sheffield region.

BCP Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing BCP 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 BCP.

1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) CLARiiON
2 2 (50.00%) EMC Navisphere
2 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (50.00%) SCOM
2 2 (50.00%) ZABBIX
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (50.00%) vCloud
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing BCP 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 BCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) JBoss
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Storage Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Solaris
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
1 2 (50.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) EMC Navisphere
1 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (50.00%) SCOM
1 2 (50.00%) ZABBIX
1 2 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) EMC
1 2 (50.00%) NetApp
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (50.00%) Symantec
1 2 (50.00%) McAfee
1 2 (50.00%) VMware