The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank - 27 23
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 0.63% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.78% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £310 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £373 £380
% change year-on-year
+9.79% -1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.35 £25.65 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-32.34% +22.11%
Business Continuity
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
173 128 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 81.99% 81.01% 71.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 81 56
Median daily rate £340 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £261 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 4
Median hourly rate £30.00 £15.00 £17.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -15.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Business Continuity Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire