The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Continuity
England / Yorkshire
Rank 114 140 122
Rank change year-on-year +26 -18  
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 13 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.60% 0.070% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.087% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 9
Median daily rate £475 - £306
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +2.70% -1.33%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1781 2301 2166
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 82.45% 81.05% 82.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1141 1562 1395
Median daily rate £410 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 65 62
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.21% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £10.20 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.34 £35.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

Business Continuity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Continuity in Yorkshire

Business Continuity
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Continuity in Yorkshire

Business Continuity
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +13 7 £400 - 5
North Yorkshire - 3 £475 -
South Yorkshire - 2 - - 1
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 15 (60.00%) Information Security
1 15 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (44.00%) Information Security Management
2 11 (44.00%) Security Management
2 11 (44.00%) Management Information System
2 11 (44.00%) Incident Management
2 11 (44.00%) ISMS
2 11 (44.00%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (20.00%) BYOD
3 5 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 4 (16.00%) Finance
4 4 (16.00%) SOA
4 4 (16.00%) Intranet
4 4 (16.00%) Extranet
4 4 (16.00%) OLAP
4 4 (16.00%) B2B
4 4 (16.00%) B2C
4 4 (16.00%) OLTP
5 3 (12.00%) SLA
5 3 (12.00%) ERP
5 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (12.00%) CISSP
5 3 (12.00%) CISA
5 3 (12.00%) CISM
5 3 (12.00%) PCI DSS
5 3 (12.00%) CRISC
5 3 (12.00%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (12.00%) GDPR
5 3 (12.00%) Cyber Essentials

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (4.00%) IBM Domino
1 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (4.00%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (4.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Extranet
1 4 (16.00%) Intranet
2 1 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) OLAP
1 4 (16.00%) OLTP
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) GitLab
1 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Security Assurance Manager
1 11 (44.00%) Security Manager
2 6 (24.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Information Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Business Information Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) CISSP Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Security Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Engineering Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Lead Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (20.00%) BYOD
3 3 (12.00%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (4.00%) iSeries
4 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
1 2 (8.00%) Unix
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Information Security
2 11 (44.00%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (44.00%) Incident Management
2 11 (44.00%) Information Security Management
2 11 (44.00%) ISMS
2 11 (44.00%) Security Management
3 5 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 5 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (16.00%) B2B
4 4 (16.00%) B2C
4 4 (16.00%) SOA
5 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (12.00%) ERP
6 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.00%) Change Control
6 2 (8.00%) CRM
6 2 (8.00%) Data Management
6 2 (8.00%) Master Data Management
6 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.00%) C#
1 1 (4.00%) Korn
1 1 (4.00%) PHP
1 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (4.00%) Python
1 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) CISA
1 3 (12.00%) CISM
1 3 (12.00%) CISSP
1 3 (12.00%) CRISC
2 2 (8.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (12.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (12.00%) GDPR
2 3 (12.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (12.00%) SLA
3 2 (8.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (4.00%) BS25999
4 1 (4.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Avaya
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle
1 1 (4.00%) Palo Alto
1 1 (4.00%) VMware