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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 97 104 118
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +14
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 16 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.80% 0.35% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 0.45% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 6
Median daily rate £390 £430 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.30% +10.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £353 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £16.13 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+55.03% -35.50%
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
1592 1979 1956
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.68% 77.67% 73.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 868 1058 1038
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 94 24
Median hourly rate £22.50 £25.54 £27.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.88% -8.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.47 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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
Reading +10 8 £408 -18.50%
Windsor - 3 - -
Newbury - 1 - - 2
Wokingham - 1 £500 - 1
Business Continuity
South East

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 13 (38.24%) Oracle
2 12 (35.29%) Service Management
3 11 (32.35%) Project Management
4 10 (29.41%) Risk Assessment
4 10 (29.41%) Capacity Management
5 8 (23.53%) WebSphere
5 8 (23.53%) Middleware
5 8 (23.53%) Tuxedo
6 7 (20.59%) SQL
6 7 (20.59%) Finance
7 6 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
7 6 (17.65%) VMware
8 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
8 5 (14.71%) Linux
8 5 (14.71%) Information Security
8 5 (14.71%) Programme Management
9 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
9 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
9 4 (11.76%) ITIL
9 4 (11.76%) Cisco
9 4 (11.76%) IBM
9 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
9 4 (11.76%) SAN
9 4 (11.76%) NetApp
10 3 (8.82%) PMP
10 3 (8.82%) PMI Certification
10 3 (8.82%) Unix
10 3 (8.82%) Windows

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 8 (23.53%) Tuxedo
1 8 (23.53%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) SAN
2 2 (5.88%) PBX
3 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) MS Access
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.94%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.88%) Legal
3 2 (5.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.94%) Law
4 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Architect
2 5 (14.71%) Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Process Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Business Process Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Middleware Architect
5 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Integration Architect
5 2 (5.88%) PBX Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Programme Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Systems Developer
5 2 (5.88%) VMware Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Voice Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Programme Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) Middleware
2 2 (5.88%) .NET
2 2 (5.88%) Web Services
3 1 (2.94%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) IBM Mainframe
2 3 (8.82%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.88%) EMC VMAX
3 2 (5.88%) EMC VNX
3 2 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.94%) Life Science
4 1 (2.94%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) AIX
2 3 (8.82%) Solaris
2 3 (8.82%) Unix
2 3 (8.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Service Management
2 11 (32.35%) Project Management
3 10 (29.41%) Capacity Management
3 10 (29.41%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (14.71%) Information Security
5 5 (14.71%) Programme Management
6 4 (11.76%) ITIL
7 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity Planning
7 3 (8.82%) Project Governance
8 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.88%) Contract Management
8 2 (5.88%) Customer-Centric Approach
8 2 (5.88%) IT Asset Management
8 2 (5.88%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.88%) Release Management
8 2 (5.88%) SOA
8 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) SQL
2 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) PMI Certification
1 3 (8.82%) PMP
1 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.94%) ISO22301
2 1 (2.94%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (5.88%) Tivoli
1 2 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (2.94%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Oracle
2 6 (17.65%) VMware
3 4 (11.76%) Cisco
3 4 (11.76%) IBM
3 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.76%) NetApp
4 2 (5.88%) EMC
4 2 (5.88%) JDA
4 2 (5.88%) Nortel
5 1 (2.94%) SAP