Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 20 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 133 157
Rank change year-on-year +5 +24 -48
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 4 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.18% 0.46% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.53% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 6
Leeds median daily rate £550 £688 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +71.88% +9.59%
10th Percentile £525 £433 £375
90th Percentile £575 £730 £425
West Yorkshire median daily rate £550 £665 £400
% change year-on-year -17.29% +66.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1925 2273 2832
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 86.01% 87.79% 87.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1374 1536 1988
Leeds median daily rate £410 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £275 £282 £263
90th Percentile £550 £563 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 36 66
Leeds median hourly rate £20.50 £13.50 £14.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.85% -5.58% +5.91%
10th Percentile £13.35 £10.20 £8.94
90th Percentile £40.00 £31.50 £39.75
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +6.90% -3.33% +3.45%

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Continuity in Leeds

Business Continuity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Continuity in Leeds

Business Continuity
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Continuity in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Document Management
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Skype
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) BPMN
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Data Security
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System

Business Continuity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) Skype
1 1 (25.00%) VLAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Information Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Document Management
3 1 (25.00%) BPMN
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Data Security
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) VMware