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 3 months to 29 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
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 - 43
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 9 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.70% - 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.86% - 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 4
Median daily rate £431 - £384
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 - £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 - £483
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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 483 575 302
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 91.13% 88.33% 78.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 399 181
Median daily rate £390 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +1.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £550 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 14
Median hourly rate £35.00 £18.50 £11.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +89.18% +56.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.04 £12.43 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £21.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 29 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 11 (68.75%) Data Management
2 10 (62.50%) Service Delivery
3 9 (56.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (50.00%) ITSM
4 8 (50.00%) ITIL
4 8 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (43.75%) Change Management
6 6 (37.50%) DevOps
7 5 (31.25%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
7 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
7 5 (31.25%) Windows
7 5 (31.25%) Oracle
8 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
8 4 (25.00%) ETL
8 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (25.00%) Service Management
8 4 (25.00%) IaaS
8 4 (25.00%) Oracle Exalytics
8 4 (25.00%) Open Source
8 4 (25.00%) SaaS
8 4 (25.00%) PaaS
8 4 (25.00%) Oracle Exadata
8 4 (25.00%) Database Tuning
8 4 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 4 (25.00%) Logical Data Model

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) Tuxedo
1 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) IaaS
1 4 (25.00%) PaaS
1 4 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Operations Engineer
1 6 (37.50%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
3 1 (6.25%) DBA
3 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery Test Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Operational Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Operations Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Test Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Exalytics
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.25%) FlexPod
3 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Unix
3 2 (12.50%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) VME
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) AIX
4 1 (6.25%) MVS
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000
4 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Data Management
2 10 (62.50%) Service Delivery
3 9 (56.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (50.00%) ITIL
4 8 (50.00%) ITSM
5 7 (43.75%) Change Management
6 6 (37.50%) DevOps
7 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (31.25%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
7 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
8 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
8 4 (25.00%) Database Tuning
8 4 (25.00%) ETL
8 4 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
8 4 (25.00%) Open Source
8 4 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 4 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Java
1 2 (12.50%) Perl
1 2 (12.50%) Python
1 2 (12.50%) Ruby
2 1 (6.25%) C
2 1 (6.25%) COBOL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) XenApp
1 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
1 2 (12.50%) XenServer
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) XenMobile
2 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix
3 2 (12.50%) SAP
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) CA
4 1 (6.25%) Capita
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) Informatica
4 1 (6.25%) NetApp