The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford 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 3 months to 25 June 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 Yorkshire / Bradford
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 22 38
Rank change year-on-year +6 +16  
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 2.17% 2.70% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 3.01% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £538 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +17.33% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.14 £23.35 £40.00
% change year-on-year -35.16% -41.62%  

Business Continuity is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bradford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 80 133 196
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 86.96% 89.86% 87.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 84 109
Median daily rate £425 £450 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +36.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £290 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £538 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Median hourly rate £17.50 £98.38 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -82.21% +417.76%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bradford citing Business Continuity as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Business Continuity in Bradford

Business Continuity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Continuity in Bradford

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 4 (100.00%) OLAP
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) B2B
1 4 (100.00%) B2C
1 4 (100.00%) OLTP
1 4 (100.00%) Intranet
1 4 (100.00%) Extranet
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) WF
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) GDPR
3 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act

Business Continuity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Extranet
1 4 (100.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) OLAP
1 4 (100.00%) OLTP
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Lead Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) WCF
1 2 (50.00%) WF
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) B2B
1 4 (100.00%) B2C
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (25.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft