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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 68 56
Rank change year-on-year +27 -12  
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 4 55 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.15% 4.09% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 4.62% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 40 3
Median daily rate £280 £274 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.28% +21.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £170 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £295 £268
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £375 £358
% change year-on-year +17.33% +4.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £34.00 £27.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.92% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.14 £23.35 £14.50
% change year-on-year -35.16% +61.03%  

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 305 1190 459
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 87.64% 88.48% 80.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1024 3515 1423
Median daily rate £400 £323 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.03% -15.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £223 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £503 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 277 51
Median hourly rate £34.00 £28.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.42% +86.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £25.50 £11.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £36.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 28 June 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 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) Data Management
3 6 (46.15%) Service Delivery
4 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
4 5 (38.46%) Oracle
4 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (30.77%) Service Management
5 4 (30.77%) SAP
5 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
5 4 (30.77%) ETL
5 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (30.77%) Database Tuning
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle Exadata
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle Exalytics
5 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (30.77%) Logical Data Model
5 4 (30.77%) Dashboard Development
5 4 (30.77%) ETL Development
6 3 (23.08%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (23.08%) DevOps
6 3 (23.08%) Change Management
6 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) Validation
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2

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 (7.69%) Tuxedo
1 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
1 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle BI EE
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Operations Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Wintel Support
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Support Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Exalytics
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
1 1 (7.69%) VME
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) Data Management
3 6 (46.15%) Service Delivery
4 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (30.77%) Dashboard Development
5 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
5 4 (30.77%) Database Tuning
5 4 (30.77%) ETL
5 4 (30.77%) ETL Development
5 4 (30.77%) Logical Data Model
5 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (30.77%) Service Management
6 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (23.08%) Change Management
6 3 (23.08%) DevOps
6 3 (23.08%) ITSM
6 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
6 3 (23.08%) Project Management
6 3 (23.08%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) XenApp
2 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
2 1 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) SAP
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Informatica