The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 28 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.

Business Continuity
England / East Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 89 93
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4  
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 9 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.60% 0.25% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.31% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 1
Median daily rate £363 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.44% -10.00%  
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 £39.75
% change year-on-year +2.70% -6.91%  

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1195 1308 1281
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 79.77% 80.15% 76.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 749 803 732
Median daily rate £388 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 29 43
Median hourly rate £21.80 £27.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.72% +71.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.38 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Business Continuity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Continuity in the East Midlands

Business Continuity
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Continuity in the East Midlands

Business Continuity
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 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
Nottinghamshire +11 4 £350 -22.22% 1
Lincolnshire - 2 - -
Derbyshire - 1 £475 - 1
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Business Continuity
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (36.36%) Risk Analysis
1 4 (36.36%) Business Continuity Management
2 3 (27.27%) Security Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (27.27%) Virtual Team
3 2 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team Management
3 2 (18.18%) SAN
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) EMC
3 2 (18.18%) Network Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) People Management
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity Planning
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) Data Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Android
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) XenApp
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) SCCM
4 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) AirWatch

Business Continuity
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (9.09%) Local Government
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity Planner
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Business Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Business Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Database Manager
3 1 (9.09%) DBA
3 1 (9.09%) DBA Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Virtual Team
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Business Continuity Management
1 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (36.36%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Security Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity Planning
3 2 (18.18%) Data Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 2 (18.18%) Network Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) People Management
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team Management
4 1 (9.09%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (9.09%) BCP
4 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (9.09%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) ABAP
1 1 (9.09%) C
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) NFS
2 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) AirWatch
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) EMC
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
1 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Apple
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
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