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 24 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
London / City of London
Rank 144 142 174
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +32
Contract jobs citing BCP 3 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.30% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.35% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 9
Median daily rate £363 £550 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.09% +23.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £550 £412
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £550 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+22.58% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £32.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+69.23% +47.72%

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
2511 2573 4101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 85.61% 84.92% 81.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1993 2020 3207
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 27 37
Median hourly rate £55.00 £29.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.65% +41.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.41 £13.00 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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
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 24 January 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 5 (83.33%) Business Continuity
2 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity Planning
3 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (33.33%) QA
4 2 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (33.33%) NHS
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Sony
5 1 (16.67%) CISA
5 1 (16.67%) CISM
5 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 1 (16.67%) ETL
5 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) CISSP
5 1 (16.67%) Information Security
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Business Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Data Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Information Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
1 1 (16.67%) IT Support
1 1 (16.67%) IT Support Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Programme Director
1 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) NHS
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) PlayStation
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Business Continuity
2 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity Planning
3 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Management
5 1 (16.67%) Change Control
5 1 (16.67%) Contract Management
5 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (16.67%) Information Security
5 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
5 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Remediation Plan
5 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
5 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CISA
1 1 (16.67%) CISM
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
1 1 (16.67%) CRISC
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (16.67%) ISO22301
2 1 (16.67%) ISO27002
2 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Sony
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