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 30 July 2016 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 161 194 182
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -12
Contract jobs citing BCP 4 20 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.34% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.42% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 18 9
Median daily rate £550 £339 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.36% -3.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £11.29 £15.93
% change year-on-year
+19.57% -29.12%
BCP
London

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
2887 4788 4704
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 85.90% 81.02% 80.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2358 3789 3501
Median daily rate £475 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £323 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 46 49
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.75 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.52% -1.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

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 30 July 2016, 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 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 8 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 8 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 7 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) Project Management
5 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (25.00%) Windows
5 4 (25.00%) Banking
6 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
6 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
6 3 (18.75%) CLAS
6 3 (18.75%) Government Security Classifications
6 3 (18.75%) WAN
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle
6 3 (18.75%) ITIL
6 3 (18.75%) Citrix
6 3 (18.75%) Middleware
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
6 3 (18.75%) VMware
7 2 (12.50%) Migration
7 2 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 2 (12.50%) Change Management
7 2 (12.50%) MPLS
7 2 (12.50%) Intel Security
7 2 (12.50%) Cisco
7 2 (12.50%) Red Hat

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Documaker
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) WAN
2 2 (12.50%) MPLS
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Legal
4 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Architect
2 3 (18.75%) CLAS Architect
2 3 (18.75%) CLAS Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) IT Manager
3 2 (12.50%) CLAS Security Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) IT Operations Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Operations Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Security Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Security Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Security Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Security Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Network Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Middleware
2 1 (6.25%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (6.25%) JRules
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (6.25%) WCF
2 1 (6.25%) WebCenter
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (6.25%) NHS
2 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 8 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 7 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (31.25%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL
4 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
5 2 (12.50%) Change Control
5 2 (12.50%) Change Management
5 2 (12.50%) Migration
5 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 2 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 2 (12.50%) Supplier Management
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) Information Security
6 1 (6.25%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Quality Management
6 1 (6.25%) Service Management
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) C++
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CLAS
1 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) Government Security Classifications
1 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (6.25%) Control-M
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Citrix
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) Intel Security
3 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 2 (12.50%) Splunk
4 1 (6.25%) Avaya
4 1 (6.25%) Cadence
4 1 (6.25%) Etrali
4 1 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (6.25%) IBM Sterling
4 1 (6.25%) Informatica
4 1 (6.25%) NICE Systems
4 1 (6.25%) Polycom
4 1 (6.25%) WorldPay
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