The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank - 61 43
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - 0.18% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.22% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £335 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £361 £380
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £16.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+65.62% -23.80%
Business Continuity
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
628 460 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 88.45% 84.87% 72.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 315 173
Median daily rate £415 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 11 23
Median hourly rate £49.00 £45.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% +181.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.65 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £50.00 £26.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Business Continuity Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Business Continuity
Top 17 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Stress Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Security Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (60.00%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Release Management
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (20.00%) Revenue Management

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Release Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (40.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Programme Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Programme Test Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Test Programme Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Transition Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (20.00%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Service Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) Security Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Stress Testing
1 3 (60.00%) System Integration Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (40.00%) Release Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Revenue Management
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management