The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 42 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.81% - 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% - 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate £588 - £339
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £399 £370
% change year-on-year
+0.29% +7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.09 £30.50 £14.25
% change year-on-year
-47.24% +114.03%
Business Continuity
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
319 236 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 85.75% 74.92% 70.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 147 102
Average daily rate £400 £375 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £210 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 14 21
Average hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Business Continuity Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Business Continuity
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (33.33%) Unix
1 2 (33.33%) Solaris
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 2 (33.33%) Perl
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
1 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
1 2 (33.33%) CentOS
1 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
1 2 (33.33%) CFEngine
1 2 (33.33%) ISO22301
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) COSO
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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.

General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Business Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Compliance Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Cutover Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Rollout Manager
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Cutover Manager
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) CentOS
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Solaris
1 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 2 (33.33%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO22301
2 1 (16.67%) COSO
2 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) CFEngine
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) SAP