The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity 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 Business Continuity over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 96 87 93
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 11 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.60% 0.37% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.49% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 5
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£400 £347 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.44% -13.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £347 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £347 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £394
% change year-on-year
- -4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £17.15 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+45.77% -18.33%
Business Continuity
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
1441 1228 1215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 78.32% 76.70% 74.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 995 757 627
Average daily rate £388 £340 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.97% +2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £463 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 17 42
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.95% +13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.85 £12.80 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £167.50 £114.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Business Continuity Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Business Continuity Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Business Continuity
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Business Continuity Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Business Continuity
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 Business Continuity within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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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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 -9 10 £400 +15.44% 4
Wakefield - - - -
Bradford - - - - 1
Halifax - - - - 1
Business Continuity
Yorkshire

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Business Continuity 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 Business Continuity.

1 20 (74.07%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (33.33%) ITIL
3 8 (29.63%) Service Management
3 8 (29.63%) Project Management
4 7 (25.93%) PRINCE2
4 7 (25.93%) Business Continuity Planning
5 6 (22.22%) WAN
5 6 (22.22%) LAN
5 6 (22.22%) Cisco
5 6 (22.22%) CCNA
5 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (22.22%) MPLS
5 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (14.81%) VLAN
6 4 (14.81%) Capacity Management
6 4 (14.81%) Finance
6 4 (14.81%) Internet
6 4 (14.81%) VoIP
7 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
7 3 (11.11%) PRINCE
7 3 (11.11%) BCP
7 3 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
7 3 (11.11%) Service Continuity Management
7 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 3 (11.11%) Supplier Management
8 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (7.41%) TOGAF

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Business Continuity 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 Business Continuity. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) WAN
1 6 (22.22%) MPLS
1 6 (22.22%) LAN
2 4 (14.81%) VoIP
2 4 (14.81%) Internet
2 4 (14.81%) VLAN
3 2 (7.41%) VPLS
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (7.41%) DMVPN
3 2 (7.41%) HSRP
3 2 (7.41%) OSPF
3 2 (7.41%) BGP
3 2 (7.41%) EIGRP
3 2 (7.41%) VRRP
3 2 (7.41%) Firewall
3 2 (7.41%) IPsec
3 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.41%) VPN
3 2 (7.41%) DNS
3 2 (7.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.70%) OLAP
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Analyst
1 6 (22.22%) Service Manager
2 5 (18.52%) IT Services Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Service Continuity Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Data Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Capacity Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Vendor Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Supplier Manager
6 1 (3.70%) IT Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery Manager
6 1 (3.70%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (3.70%) SQL DBA
6 1 (3.70%) DBA
6 1 (3.70%) Field Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) .NET
1 2 (7.41%) J2EE
1 2 (7.41%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) NHS
1 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.70%) Replication
1 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
1 2 (7.41%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (33.33%) ITIL
3 8 (29.63%) Project Management
3 8 (29.63%) Service Management
4 7 (25.93%) PRINCE2
4 7 (25.93%) Business Continuity Planning
5 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (14.81%) Capacity Management
7 3 (11.11%) Service Continuity Management
7 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 3 (11.11%) Supplier Management
7 3 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (11.11%) PRINCE
7 3 (11.11%) BCP
7 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
8 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
8 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
8 2 (7.41%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) Java
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) CCNA
1 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (7.41%) CCSA
2 2 (7.41%) CCSE
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (7.41%) CCDA
2 2 (7.41%) CCDP
2 2 (7.41%) MCSE
2 2 (7.41%) MCSA
2 2 (7.41%) CCNP
2 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) VCAP
2 2 (7.41%) VCP5
2 2 (7.41%) CISSP
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) ISEB
3 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
1 2 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) BS25999
2 1 (3.70%) ISO 14001
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
2 2 (7.41%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
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