Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 6 months to 23 February 2018 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 > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 133 166
Rank change year-on-year -24 +33 -34
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 8 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.25% 0.64% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.75% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 0
West Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £715 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -54.55% - -
Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £675 £413
% change year-on-year -50.00% +63.64% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £18.75 £16.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +16.50% -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £18.75 £16.09
% change year-on-year - +16.50% -

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,774 2,524 3,501
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 85.33% 84.44% 84.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,878 1,643 2,368
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £270 £263 £263
90th Percentile £545 £550 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £394
% change year-on-year - +1.52% +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 62 90
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -5.28% -6.43%
10th Percentile £9.81 £9.80 £9.99
90th Percentile £40.00 £29.40 £25.79
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.52 £14.87 £15.00
% change year-on-year +31.28% -0.90% -4.61%

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Continuity in West Yorkshire

Business Continuity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Continuity in West Yorkshire

Business Continuity
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Continuity in West Yorkshire

Business Continuity
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bradford +3 5 £325 - 1
Leeds -17 2 - - 5
Halifax - 1 - - 1
Business Continuity
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) ERP
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity Planning
3 3 (37.50%) Operations Management
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Document Management
4 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
5 1 (12.50%) Strategic Thinking
5 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
5 1 (12.50%) GDPR
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Coaching
5 1 (12.50%) Microservices
5 1 (12.50%) Skype
5 1 (12.50%) Office 365
5 1 (12.50%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (12.50%) Master Data Management
5 1 (12.50%) Data Virtualisation
5 1 (12.50%) User Stories
5 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) OLTP

Business Continuity
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (12.50%) OLAP
1 1 (12.50%) OLTP
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Specialist
1 4 (50.00%) Support Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) HR Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Risk Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle HRMS Support
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Security Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Risk Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (50.00%) ERP
3 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity Planning
3 3 (37.50%) Operations Management
3 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (25.00%) Document Management
5 1 (12.50%) Coaching
5 1 (12.50%) Data Virtualisation
5 1 (12.50%) Master Data Management
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Microservices
5 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
5 1 (12.50%) Strategic Thinking
5 1 (12.50%) User Stories
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) GDPR
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft