Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Business Continuity skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Continuity over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Business Continuity
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 93 84
Rank change year-on-year +3 -9 -2
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 6 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.38% 0.59% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.73% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 2
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £324 £360 £378
90th Percentile £538 £653 £423
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £408 £400
% change year-on-year +10.40% +1.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - £8.10 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 £8.10 £11.29
% change year-on-year +332.10% -28.26% -54.84%

Business Continuity is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1294 1239 1037
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 81.13% 81.46% 75.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 954 801 647
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £231 £250 £230
90th Percentile £525 £550 £503
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 38
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
10th Percentile £12.45 £10.83 £10.40
90th Percentile £45.35 £31.21 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.20 £20.00
% change year-on-year +37.40% -9.03% -

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Business Continuity as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Business Continuity in Birmingham

Business Continuity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Continuity in Birmingham

Business Continuity
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Continuity in Birmingham over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Continuity in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Continuity 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) BCP
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) ERP
3 2 (33.33%) Data Security
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (33.33%) Business Transformation
3 2 (33.33%) PMO
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
4 1 (16.67%) Data Acquisition
4 1 (16.67%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management

Business Continuity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Programme Planner
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Business Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) BCP
3 2 (33.33%) Business Transformation
3 2 (33.33%) Data Security
3 2 (33.33%) ERP
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Data Acquisition
4 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) PMO
2 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle