The first table below looks at the demand for Business Continuity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 113 108 128
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +20
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 16 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.56% 0.53% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.77% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Average daily rate £400 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £383 £363
% change year-on-year
-4.57% +5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £17.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+55.88% -38.18%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2022 1680 1977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 70.85% 68.35% 63.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1047 675 757
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 56 56
Average hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.08% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £167.50 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Business Continuity
South East

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Continuity across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Business Continuity Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Business Continuity
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Business Continuity Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Business Continuity
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Newbury - 6 £350 - 1
Reading -3 4 £431 -13.75% 4
Bracknell -6 1 - -
Slough - 1 - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Business Continuity
South East

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Business Continuity also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Continuity.

1 14 (56.00%) Oracle
2 13 (52.00%) Telecoms
3 11 (44.00%) Problem Management
4 10 (40.00%) UNIX
4 10 (40.00%) Linux
5 9 (36.00%) Java
5 9 (36.00%) J2EE
5 9 (36.00%) Oracle Database
5 9 (36.00%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (32.00%) WebLogic
6 8 (32.00%) SOA
6 8 (32.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (28.00%) ITIL
8 5 (20.00%) SLA
8 5 (20.00%) Billing
8 5 (20.00%) Business Analysis
8 5 (20.00%) Degree
9 4 (16.00%) Oracle BRM
9 4 (16.00%) Integration Testing
9 4 (16.00%) Cisco
9 4 (16.00%) GSM
9 4 (16.00%) Siebel
9 4 (16.00%) Windows
9 4 (16.00%) SAN
9 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
9 4 (16.00%) Service Management
10 3 (12.00%) Juniper
10 3 (12.00%) Finance
10 3 (12.00%) NetApp
10 3 (12.00%) Project Management

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Business Continuity also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Continuity. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (32.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle BRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) GSM
1 4 (16.00%) SAN
2 1 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) LAN
2 1 (4.00%) WAN
2 1 (4.00%) DHCP
2 1 (4.00%) VPN
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 13 (52.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (20.00%) Billing
3 3 (12.00%) Finance
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Architect
2 4 (16.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Business Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Change Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Domain Architect
4 2 (8.00%) OSS Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Service Transition Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Service Continuity Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) IBM Storage Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Business Change Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) J2EE
2 1 (4.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Replication
3 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) CMDB
3 1 (4.00%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) UNIX
1 10 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) AIX
3 1 (4.00%) Solaris
3 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Problem Management
2 9 (36.00%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (32.00%) SOA
3 8 (32.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (28.00%) ITIL
5 5 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 4 (16.00%) Integration Testing
6 4 (16.00%) Service Management
7 3 (12.00%) Project Management
7 3 (12.00%) Change Management
8 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
8 2 (8.00%) Information Security
8 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity Planning
8 2 (8.00%) Change Control
8 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
8 2 (8.00%) PRINCE
8 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
9 1 (4.00%) Migration
9 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) Java
2 3 (12.00%) C
3 2 (8.00%) SQL
4 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) Postgraduate
2 3 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.00%) CISA
3 1 (4.00%) CISM
3 1 (4.00%) PMP
3 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) SLA
2 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (8.00%) BS25999
4 1 (4.00%) ISO 14001
4 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco
2 4 (16.00%) Siebel
3 3 (12.00%) Juniper
3 3 (12.00%) NetApp
4 2 (8.00%) F5
4 2 (8.00%) HP
4 2 (8.00%) EMC
5 1 (4.00%) VMware
5 1 (4.00%) Symantec
5 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.00%) Business Objects
5 1 (4.00%) IBM
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix
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