The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity 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 Business Continuity over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 127 105 116
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +11
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 7 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.24% 0.80% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 1.00% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 17 1
Average daily rate £495 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £399 £370
% change year-on-year
+0.29% +7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.09 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.09 £30.50 £14.25
% change year-on-year
-47.24% +114.03%
Business Continuity
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
2345 1999 1683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 80.58% 80.09% 75.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1546 1379 995
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 42 35
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.00 £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Business Continuity Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Business Continuity Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Business Continuity
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Business Continuity Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Business Continuity
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 Business Continuity within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
West Yorkshire -11 4 - - 7
South Yorkshire -12 2 £375 -18.91% 2
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Information Security
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
3 5 (27.78%) Data Protection
3 5 (27.78%) Business Continuity Management
4 4 (22.22%) OLAP
4 4 (22.22%) ITIL
4 4 (22.22%) Windows
4 4 (22.22%) SOA
4 4 (22.22%) B2B
4 4 (22.22%) B2C
4 4 (22.22%) OLTP
4 4 (22.22%) Intranet
4 4 (22.22%) Extranet
4 4 (22.22%) VMware
4 4 (22.22%) SAN
4 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 3 (16.67%) HP
5 3 (16.67%) .NET
5 3 (16.67%) SOAP
5 3 (16.67%) XML
5 3 (16.67%) REST
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Identity Foundation
5 3 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 1 (5.56%) IIS
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Extranet
1 4 (22.22%) Intranet
1 4 (22.22%) SAN
2 2 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) OLAP
2 4 (22.22%) OLTP
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Advertising
2 2 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Architect
1 4 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Data Centre Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Lead Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Security Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Security Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) SIEM Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Cutover Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Technician
4 1 (5.56%) Security Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Subject Matter Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
1 3 (16.67%) REST
1 3 (16.67%) SOAP
1 3 (16.67%) WCF
1 3 (16.67%) WF
1 3 (16.67%) Windows Identity Foundation
1 3 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) NHS
3 1 (5.56%) CESG
3 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
1 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Information Security
2 5 (27.78%) Business Continuity Management
2 5 (27.78%) Data Protection
3 4 (22.22%) B2B
3 4 (22.22%) B2C
3 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (22.22%) ITIL
3 4 (22.22%) SOA
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.11%) Information Assurance
4 2 (11.11%) IT Governance
4 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (11.11%) SIEM
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.56%) Service Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) CCNA
1 1 (5.56%) CCNP
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.56%) CISMP
1 1 (5.56%) CISSP
1 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (11.11%) BS25999
2 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (5.56%) ISO22301
3 1 (5.56%) QA
3 1 (5.56%) RMADS
3 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (5.56%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (5.56%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) EMC
5 1 (5.56%) LANDesk
5 1 (5.56%) Palo Alto
5 1 (5.56%) Splunk