The table below looks at the statistics for BCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 106 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BCP 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.11% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£313 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £488 £413
% change year-on-year
-32.05% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 - £22.50
BCP
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 West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1464 1214 1209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 78.33% 76.88% 73.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 989 750 629
Average daily rate £380 £336 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.09% -1.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 17 39
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.25 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.24% -5.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £12.50 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £25.00 £106.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

BCP
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

BCP Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

BCP
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BCP across the West Yorkshire region.

BCP Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

BCP
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BCP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds - 2 £313 -
BCP
Yorkshire

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) VPLS
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Mac OS
2 2 (66.67%) VCAP
2 2 (66.67%) VCP5
2 2 (66.67%) DMVPN
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) HSRP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) CCSA
2 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 2 (66.67%) CCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VPLS
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (66.67%) DMVPN
1 2 (66.67%) HSRP
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) IPsec
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) MPLS
1 2 (66.67%) OSPF
1 2 (66.67%) BGP
1 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
1 2 (66.67%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Mac OS
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 2 (66.67%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) VCAP
1 2 (66.67%) VCP5
1 2 (66.67%) CCSA
1 2 (66.67%) CCSE
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) MCSA
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) CCDA
1 2 (66.67%) CCDP
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) ISO 14001
2 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint