The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 61 69 64
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 9 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.06% 0.35% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 0.45% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 0
Average daily rate £400 £1,100 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-63.63% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £399 £370
% change year-on-year
+0.29% +7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.09 £36.00 £13.63
% change year-on-year
-55.30% +164.22%
Business Continuity
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
691 663 639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 81.10% 77.91% 79.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 519 502 445
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 9 28
Average hourly rate £37.50 £44.44 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.61% +77.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £13.30 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.25 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Business Continuity Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Business Continuity Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Business Continuity
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Business Continuity Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
2 6 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 6 (40.00%) MVNO
2 6 (40.00%) IVR
3 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
3 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
4 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) ISO22301
5 2 (13.33%) Information Security
5 2 (13.33%) Security Operations
5 2 (13.33%) Operations Management
5 2 (13.33%) Logistics
5 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (13.33%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) Unix
6 1 (6.67%) Windows
6 1 (6.67%) LAN
6 1 (6.67%) SLA
6 1 (6.67%) CISSP
6 1 (6.67%) BCP
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) Service Management
6 1 (6.67%) Information Security Management
6 1 (6.67%) Security Management
6 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (6.67%) Firewall
6 1 (6.67%) Change Management

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) MVNO
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
General
1 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Architect
1 6 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Telecoms Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Information Officer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Security Operations Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Security Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) SOC Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) IVR
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Cryptography
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
2 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (13.33%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Information Security
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Logistics
3 2 (13.33%) Operations Management
3 2 (13.33%) Security Operations
4 1 (6.67%) BCP
4 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Change Control
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security Management
4 1 (6.67%) ISMS
4 1 (6.67%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.67%) Security Management
4 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) CISSP
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (13.33%) ISO22301
3 1 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) SAP