The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 26 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 50 46
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire - 0.46% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.55% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £588 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +88.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +15.33% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 272 362 348
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 83.44% 83.41% 79.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 272 224
Median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £700 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 11
Median hourly rate £22.75 £18.21 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.93% +45.68%  
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 South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

Business Continuity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Continuity in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 1 (50.00%) Data Security
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) BS25999
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement

Business Continuity
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Data Security
1 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) BS25999
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS