Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 22 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
South West > Somerset
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 47 79
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset - 0.64% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.87% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Somerset median daily rate - £276 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -41.84% +115.91%
South West median daily rate £350 £275 £400
% change year-on-year +27.27% -31.25% +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £50.00 - -

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 Somerset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 385 345 580
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 76.54% 73.72% 84.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 189 339
Somerset median daily rate £375 £353 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.38% -2.76% +9.85%
10th Percentile £159 £194 £263
90th Percentile £510 £500 £478
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 54 66
Somerset median hourly rate £40.25 £38.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.92% -9.52% +20.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.48 £16.13
90th Percentile £53.75 £43.53 £55.00
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -19.23% +47.17%

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Continuity in Somerset

Business Continuity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Continuity in Somerset