The first table below looks at the demand for Business Continuity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Wolverhampton region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 13 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 7.46% 3.45% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.47% 6.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £301 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £340 £370
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £17.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+55.88% -37.61%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
59 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 88.06% 51.72% 56.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 6 8
Average daily rate £375 £310 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.16% -11.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £175 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Average hourly rate £155.00 £11.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1309.09% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Business Continuity
West Midlands

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Business Continuity Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Histogram in Wolverhampton

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

Business Continuity Daily Rate Histogram in Wolverhampton

Business Continuity
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 4 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Use Case
3 2 (33.33%) OpenView
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 2 (33.33%) Security Management
3 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (33.33%) COBIT
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
4 1 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) IIS

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 1 (16.67%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) IT Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (50.00%) Use Case
2 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 2 (33.33%) Security Management
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (33.33%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (33.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) HP