Period
to 23 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 February 2019 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 76 62 113
Rank change year-on-year -14 +51 -9
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 11 28 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.20% 2.91% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 3.31% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 25 20
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £345 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -25.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £277 £261 £348
90th Percentile £675 £449 £638
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £360 £300 £400
% change year-on-year +20.00% -25.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - -
Tyne and Wear 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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 789 847 1,661
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 86.04% 87.95% 90.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 577 624 1,231
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £302 £260 £270
90th Percentile £563 £575 £533
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 25 47
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.35% -44.64% +33.33%
10th Percentile £8.89 £9.16 £11.71
90th Percentile £46.00 £37.25 £41.20
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £14.78 £15.00 £26.54
% change year-on-year -1.47% -43.48% +36.09%

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Business Continuity as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Business Continuity in Newcastle upon Tyne

Business Continuity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Continuity in Newcastle upon Tyne

Business Continuity
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Continuity in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 23 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Continuity in Newcastle upon Tyne

Business Continuity
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Continuity in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 23 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Business Continuity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (45.45%) Knowledge Management
1 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
1 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
1 5 (45.45%) Defect Management
1 5 (45.45%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 5 (45.45%) Virtual Team
1 5 (45.45%) Scenario Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
3 3 (27.27%) ITSM
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (27.27%) SaaS
3 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (18.18%) Data Validation
4 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) System Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
4 2 (18.18%) Microservices
4 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (18.18%) IT Strategy
4 2 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (18.18%) C#

Business Continuity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 3 (27.27%) SaaS
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) VoIP
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
General
1 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Applications Support
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Applications Support
2 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Chief Technology Officer
3 2 (18.18%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Functional Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Head of Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) Head of IT
4 1 (9.09%) Head of IT Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Virtual Team
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Defect Management
1 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (45.45%) Knowledge Management
1 5 (45.45%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 5 (45.45%) Scenario Testing
1 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
1 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
2 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
3 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (27.27%) ITSM
3 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (18.18%) Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
4 2 (18.18%) Data Validation
4 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
4 2 (18.18%) IT Strategy
4 2 (18.18%) Microservices
4 2 (18.18%) System Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) EMC
2 1 (9.09%) Northgate