The table below looks at the statistics for BCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 121 - 118
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BCP 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.20% - 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% - 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
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£288 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £400 £500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 - £18.75
BCP
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1911 1716 1800
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 75.41% 75.23% 73.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1207 1027 896
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 50 63
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.95% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.78 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

BCP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

BCP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

BCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

BCP Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

BCP
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 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
South Yorkshire - 4 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £288 - 1
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
BCP
England

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) CLARiiON
2 4 (66.67%) EMC Navisphere
2 4 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 4 (66.67%) McAfee
2 4 (66.67%) SCOM
2 4 (66.67%) ZABBIX
2 4 (66.67%) vSphere
2 4 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (66.67%) Puppet
2 4 (66.67%) EMC
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) NetApp
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 4 (66.67%) Symantec
2 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) Apache
2 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (66.67%) Solaris
2 4 (66.67%) JBoss
2 4 (66.67%) SQL

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 4 (66.67%) JBoss
1 4 (66.67%) Apache
1 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) SSL
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) MPLS
3 1 (16.67%) OSPF
3 1 (16.67%) BGP
3 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
3 1 (16.67%) VRRP
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) IPsec
3 1 (16.67%) VPLS
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) DMVPN
3 1 (16.67%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Storage Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Storage Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Solaris
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Mac OS
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) CCDA
1 1 (16.67%) CCDP
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) CCSA
1 1 (16.67%) CCSE
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (16.67%) VCAP
1 1 (16.67%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 14001
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) vSphere
2 4 (66.67%) vCloud
3 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) EMC Navisphere
1 4 (66.67%) NetBackup
1 4 (66.67%) SCOM
1 4 (66.67%) ZABBIX
1 4 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) Symantec
2 4 (66.67%) McAfee
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) EMC
2 4 (66.67%) NetApp
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint