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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank - 143 121
Contract jobs citing BCP 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.17% 0.040%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.21% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £338 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.50 -
BCP
England

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
2405 2406 1910
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.89% 82.57% 76.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1683 1562 1247
Average daily rate £425 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 61 43
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.88 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.08% -28.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.15 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.30 £62.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

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
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Continuity Management
1 1 (100.00%) ISO22301

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Continuity Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) ISO22301
1 1 (100.00%) QA