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 27 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 135 133
Rank change year-on-year +25 -2  
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 7 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.35% 0.46% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.53% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 9
Median daily rate £513 £538 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.65% +79.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £455 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £610 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £375 £359
% change year-on-year +17.33% +4.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.89 - -
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 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 1709 2439 2445
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 84.35% 86.46% 83.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1117 1694 1708
Median daily rate £413 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +16.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £565 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 35 53
Median hourly rate £15.93 £15.38 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.60% -12.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.16 £10.60 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.27 £23.50 £45.00
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 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 Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Continuity in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Continuity in Yorkshire

Business Continuity
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 27 June 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 +11 5 £531 -1.16% 2
North Yorkshire - 2 £130 -
Business Continuity
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 8 (42.11%) Data Protection
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) PCI DSS
2 6 (31.58%) Information Security
3 5 (26.32%) SLA
3 5 (26.32%) GDPR
4 4 (21.05%) Intranet
4 4 (21.05%) Extranet
4 4 (21.05%) B2B
4 4 (21.05%) B2C
4 4 (21.05%) OLTP
4 4 (21.05%) SOA
4 4 (21.05%) OLAP
4 4 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (21.05%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (15.79%) CRISC
5 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
5 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
5 3 (15.79%) Windows
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL
5 3 (15.79%) ERP
5 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
5 3 (15.79%) CISSP
5 3 (15.79%) CISA
5 3 (15.79%) CISM
5 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (15.79%) VMware
5 3 (15.79%) Cyber Essentials

Business Continuity
Co-occurring 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 (5.26%) IBM Domino
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon S3
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (5.26%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Extranet
1 4 (21.05%) Intranet
2 2 (10.53%) DHCP
2 2 (10.53%) DNS
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) OLAP
1 4 (21.05%) OLTP
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) GitLab
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Business Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Information Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Business Information Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) CISSP Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Security Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Engineering Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Field Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Information Security Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Security Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Security Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
1 2 (10.53%) REST
1 2 (10.53%) SOAP
1 2 (10.53%) WCF
1 2 (10.53%) WF
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Identity Foundation
1 2 (10.53%) XML
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) iSeries
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Data Protection
2 6 (31.58%) Information Security
3 4 (21.05%) B2B
3 4 (21.05%) B2C
3 4 (21.05%) SOA
4 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (15.79%) ERP
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) Change Control
5 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
5 2 (10.53%) Data Security
5 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
5 2 (10.53%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (5.26%) Coaching
6 1 (5.26%) Line Management
6 1 (5.26%) People Management
6 1 (5.26%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
1 1 (5.26%) C#
1 1 (5.26%) Korn
1 1 (5.26%) PHP
1 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
1 1 (5.26%) Python
1 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) CISA
1 3 (15.79%) CISM
1 3 (15.79%) CISSP
1 3 (15.79%) CRISC
2 1 (5.26%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) PCI DSS
2 5 (26.32%) GDPR
2 5 (26.32%) SLA
3 4 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (15.79%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (5.26%) BS25999
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Avaya
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Palo Alto