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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 177 203 188
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -15
Contract jobs citing BCP 13 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.084% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 6
Average daily rate
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£445 £510 £384
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.74% +32.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £280 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £400 £394
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 - -
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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
3980 4626 4339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.66% 77.34% 75.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3102 3394 3315
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 48 75
Average hourly rate £20.45 £23.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.10% -34.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.25 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £77.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -11.29%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BCP across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing BCP 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 BCP.

1 18 (72.00%) Business Continuity
2 16 (64.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 15 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (36.00%) ITIL
5 8 (32.00%) Windows
5 8 (32.00%) Finance
6 7 (28.00%) Degree
7 6 (24.00%) Firewall
7 6 (24.00%) SLA
8 5 (20.00%) Cisco
8 5 (20.00%) VPN
8 5 (20.00%) Service Management
8 5 (20.00%) Service Delivery
8 5 (20.00%) Network Security
8 5 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (20.00%) Incident Management
9 4 (16.00%) Performance Management
9 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
9 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (16.00%) Linux
9 4 (16.00%) SQL
9 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
10 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
10 3 (12.00%) Oracle
10 3 (12.00%) Business Objects
10 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
10 3 (12.00%) Juniper
10 3 (12.00%) Wireless
10 3 (12.00%) SSL

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing BCP 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 BCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (8.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (8.00%) IIS
1 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Firewall
2 5 (20.00%) VPN
2 5 (20.00%) Network Security
3 3 (12.00%) Wireless
3 3 (12.00%) SSL
3 3 (12.00%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (8.00%) DNS
4 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.00%) LAN
5 1 (4.00%) WAN
5 1 (4.00%) DHCP
5 1 (4.00%) MPLS
5 1 (4.00%) DSL
5 1 (4.00%) IP Telephony
5 1 (4.00%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
2 2 (8.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Security Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Business Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Report Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (4.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.00%) PKI
3 2 (8.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (8.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (4.00%) Clustering
4 1 (4.00%) iPhone
4 1 (4.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Linux
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.00%) UNIX
5 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.00%) Android
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Business Continuity
2 16 (64.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 15 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (36.00%) ITIL
5 5 (20.00%) Service Management
5 5 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 5 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (20.00%) Incident Management
6 4 (16.00%) Performance Management
7 3 (12.00%) Security Architecture
7 3 (12.00%) Information Security
8 2 (8.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
8 2 (8.00%) High Availability
8 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
8 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
8 2 (8.00%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (8.00%) Migration
8 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) SLA
2 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.00%) ISA Server
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.00%) NLBS
3 1 (4.00%) XenApp
3 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Nessus
2 1 (4.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle
3 3 (12.00%) Business Objects
3 3 (12.00%) Juniper
3 3 (12.00%) F5
4 2 (8.00%) VMware
4 2 (8.00%) Citrix
4 2 (8.00%) Sybase
5 1 (4.00%) Remedy
5 1 (4.00%) McAfee
5 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.00%) Websense
5 1 (4.00%) MobileIron
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