The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 106 120 124
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 19 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.81% 0.35% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 0.45% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 4
Median daily rate £575 £275 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+109.09% -52.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £263 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £311 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
+9.06% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.35 £25.65 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-32.34% +22.11%
Business Continuity
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1873 1987 1939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.74% 77.47% 77.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1003 1071 919
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £245 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 70 20
Median hourly rate £19.61 £30.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.63% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £14.50 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.30 £39.20 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Business Continuity as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Business Continuity Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Maidenhead +4 5 £615 +106.72%
Slough - 3 £450 - 1
Newbury - 2 £575 - 1
Reading +6 1 £400 +53.84% 2
Wokingham -9 1 £230 -
Bracknell - 1 - - 1
Business Continuity
South East

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 14 (34.15%) Risk Assessment
2 10 (24.39%) Service Management
3 9 (21.95%) Telecoms
3 9 (21.95%) Incident Management
4 8 (19.51%) Risk Management
5 7 (17.07%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (17.07%) Oracle
5 7 (17.07%) ITIL
5 7 (17.07%) Project Governance
5 7 (17.07%) Capacity Management
5 7 (17.07%) Business Continuity Management
6 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
6 6 (14.63%) VMware
7 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (12.20%) SQL
7 5 (12.20%) Linux
7 5 (12.20%) Tuxedo
7 5 (12.20%) Middleware
7 5 (12.20%) Problem Management
7 5 (12.20%) WebSphere
8 4 (9.76%) Retail
8 4 (9.76%) Remedy
8 4 (9.76%) SOA
8 4 (9.76%) Information Security
8 4 (9.76%) Windows
8 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 3 (7.32%) Change Management
9 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
9 3 (7.32%) ITSM

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 5 (12.20%) Tuxedo
1 5 (12.20%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Remedy AR System
1 3 (7.32%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.88%) Office 365
2 2 (4.88%) SaaS
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Skype
1 2 (4.88%) VPN
2 1 (2.44%) DHCP
2 1 (2.44%) DNS
2 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) MySQL
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (21.95%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.76%) Retail
3 3 (7.32%) Finance
4 2 (4.88%) Automotive
5 1 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Architect
2 7 (17.07%) Business Continuity Specialist
2 7 (17.07%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (9.76%) Technical Architect
3 4 (9.76%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 3 (7.32%) Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Business Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) ITSM Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Programme Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Remedy Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Security Specialist
5 2 (4.88%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (4.88%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (4.88%) MySQL DBA
5 2 (4.88%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Office 365 Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) Middleware
2 3 (7.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (7.32%) CMDB
1 3 (7.32%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
1 3 (7.32%) Replication
2 2 (4.88%) Clustering
2 2 (4.88%) FMCG
2 2 (4.88%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.44%) CCTV
3 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.44%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Linux
2 4 (9.76%) Windows
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Phone
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Risk Assessment
2 10 (24.39%) Service Management
3 9 (21.95%) Incident Management
4 8 (19.51%) Risk Management
5 7 (17.07%) Business Continuity Management
5 7 (17.07%) Capacity Management
5 7 (17.07%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (17.07%) ITIL
5 7 (17.07%) Project Governance
6 5 (12.20%) Problem Management
6 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (9.76%) Information Security
7 4 (9.76%) SOA
7 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 3 (7.32%) Business Analysis
8 3 (7.32%) Change Management
8 3 (7.32%) Data Protection
8 3 (7.32%) IT Asset Management
8 3 (7.32%) ITSM
9 2 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) PMI Certification
2 2 (4.88%) PMP
3 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
2 2 (4.88%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.88%) NEBOSH
3 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.44%) ISO22301
3 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Oracle
2 6 (14.63%) VMware
3 4 (9.76%) Remedy
4 3 (7.32%) BMC
4 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.88%) Mitel
6 1 (2.44%) Citrix
6 1 (2.44%) NetApp
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