Period
to 23 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 148 168
Rank change year-on-year -17 +20 +5
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 6 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.17% 0.24% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.28% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 6
West Yorkshire median daily rate £393 £531 £536
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.12% -0.93% +34.06%
10th Percentile £329 £486 £424
90th Percentile £494 £572 £554
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £513 £535
% change year-on-year -2.44% -4.21% +33.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £10.89 -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £10.89 -

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 3,061 2,496 3,494
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 88.65% 87.24% 88.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,099 1,704 2,338
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +10.34%
10th Percentile £305 £275 £281
90th Percentile £550 £545 £548
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 62 54
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.20 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.72% -2.07% +5.09%
10th Percentile £11.04 £8.42 £10.20
90th Percentile £30.90 £27.38 £31.28
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £14.35 £14.87
% change year-on-year +21.32% -3.46% +7.14%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Continuity in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 September 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
Leeds -8 3 £410 -22.82% 5
Bradford -12 1 - - 1
Pudsey - 1 - -
Wakefield - 1 £330 - 1
Business Continuity
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) IPsec
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) BCP
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (33.33%) MPLS
2 2 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Service Design
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Disk Encryption
3 1 (16.67%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) IPsec
1 2 (33.33%) MPLS
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) BGP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Firepower
2 1 (16.67%) DMVPN
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Extranet
2 1 (16.67%) HSRP
2 1 (16.67%) HTTPS
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) Intranet
2 1 (16.67%) OSPF
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (16.67%) SSH
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (16.67%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) OLAP
1 1 (16.67%) OLTP
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Architect
1 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Business Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Implementation Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
1 1 (16.67%) IT Services Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Network Implementation Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) EPoS
2 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) HPUX
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Mac OS
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) BCP
2 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Antivirus Management
3 1 (16.67%) API Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Disk Encryption
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Microservices
3 1 (16.67%) Presales
3 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Service Design
3 1 (16.67%) Tech Ops
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCSA
2 1 (16.67%) CCSE
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCSA
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) VCP5
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) AirWatch
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) CommVault
2 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
2 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
2 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
2 1 (16.67%) Veeam