The table below looks at the statistics for BCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
London / City of London
Rank 150 140 174
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +34
Contract jobs citing BCP 3 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.35% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.40% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 12
Median daily rate £400 £550 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +27.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £450 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £550 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - £41.75

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2509 2744 4189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.88% 86.97% 82.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1991 2173 3264
Median daily rate £500 £485 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 30
Median hourly rate £21.50 £22.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.27% +7.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing BCP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

BCP
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BCP across the City of London region.

BCP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

BCP
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BCP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

BCP Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

BCP
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BCP across the City of London region.

BCP Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BCP 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 City of London region with a requirement for BCP.

1 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Murex
2 1 (25.00%) NHS
2 1 (25.00%) Bloomberg
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) ION Trading
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) MiFID
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) CMDB
2 1 (25.00%) Wiki
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) Electronic Trading

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Bloomberg TOMS
1 1 (25.00%) ION MarketView
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Data Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Electronic Trading Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Murex MxML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CMDB
1 1 (25.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (25.00%) NHS
1 1 (25.00%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) KYC
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) ISO22301
2 1 (25.00%) MiFID
2 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Bloomberg
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) ION Trading
1 1 (25.00%) Murex
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle