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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Continuity
South West / Bristol
Rank 63 60 67
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 3 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.40% 1.12% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 1.34% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 3
Median daily rate £345 £400 £1,100
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% -63.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.87 £16.09 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+35.93% -35.64%

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
610 671 633
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 81.88% 83.46% 76.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 516 500
Median daily rate £390 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £525 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 20 9
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -14.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.04 £25.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £50.00 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol 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 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
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 18 January 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (25.00%) High Availability
4 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (25.00%) SLA
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (25.00%) VBScript
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
5 1 (12.50%) IronPort
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (12.50%) Incident Management

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) DBA
1 2 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Business Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Service Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Junior DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Messaging Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Security Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Security Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) High Availability
3 2 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) BCP
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Security Management
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
4 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
4 1 (12.50%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
1 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CISSP
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) ISO22301
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Intel
2 1 (12.50%) IronPort
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) RightFax