The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cambridge region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 40 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.82% - 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% - 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £320 - £213
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £383 £363
% change year-on-year
-4.57% +5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £17.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+55.88% -38.18%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
266 222 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 72.88% 57.51% 63.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 98 156
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £415 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 28 33
Average hourly rate £39.50 £38.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.59% -9.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £13.50 £29.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £56.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Business Continuity
Cambridgeshire

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 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) Information Security
1 3 (60.00%) ISMS
2 2 (40.00%) QMS
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (40.00%) Security Management
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) Veeam
3 1 (20.00%) NCDA
3 1 (20.00%) NCIE
3 1 (20.00%) PDCA

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP ERP
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Information Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Storage Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Compliance Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
1 3 (60.00%) ISMS
2 2 (40.00%) QMS
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (40.00%) Security Management
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) PDCA
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) NCDA
1 1 (20.00%) NCIE
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) NetApp
1 1 (20.00%) Veeam