The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Continuity
North West / Cheshire
Rank 53 79 71
Rank change year-on-year +26 -8  
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.19% 0.21% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.25% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £350 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -14.11%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +2.70% -1.33%  

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 Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 455 814 677
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 84.57% 84.27% 83.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 511 440
Median daily rate £400 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +4.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 33
Median hourly rate £42.48 £22.54 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +88.44% -35.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £13.00 £18.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.95 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Business Continuity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Continuity in Cheshire

Business Continuity
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Continuity in Cheshire

Business Continuity
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 1 - -
Business Continuity
North West

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 1 (33.33%) DHTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) eTOM
1 1 (33.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) IT Governance
1 1 (33.33%) COBIT
1 1 (33.33%) MDX
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Management

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Business Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Data Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Officer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) DHTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 1 (33.33%) eTOM
1 1 (33.33%) IT Governance
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) BS25999
1 1 (33.33%) COBIT
1 1 (33.33%) COSO
1 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
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