The table below looks at the statistics for BCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
England / Yorkshire
Rank - 141 128
Contract jobs citing BCP 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.035% 0.077%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.043% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £32.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year
+46.15% -26.13%

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
1811 2309 2128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.54% 81.36% 81.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1178 1538 1429
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £559 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 63 50
Median hourly rate £13.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.02% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £12.12 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.31 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing BCP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for BCP.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree