The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Continuity
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank - 48 36
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 0.57% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.76% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £388 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.87 £16.09 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+35.93% -35.64%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
423 396 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 82.78% 75.43% 75.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 271 155
Median daily rate £425 £410 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £587 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 20 9
Median hourly rate £21.50 £13.00 £15.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.38% -17.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £9.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.80 £25.00 £19.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Business Continuity Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire