The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity 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 Business Continuity over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 172 186 180
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 27 41 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.46% 0.57% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.74% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 23 18
Average daily rate
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£450 £430 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -16.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £245 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £540 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.71% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +5.26%
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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
4478 5509 5854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 76.07% 76.51% 75.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3363 4079 4310
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £618
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 71 93
Average hourly rate £21.88 £21.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.74% -31.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.47 £13.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £55.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Continuity across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Business Continuity
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 Business Continuity across the City of London region.

Business Continuity Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Business Continuity Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Business Continuity
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 Business Continuity across the City of London region.

Business Continuity Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 29 (48.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 23 (38.33%) BCP
3 21 (35.00%) Firewall
3 21 (35.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 19 (31.67%) Network Security
4 19 (31.67%) Penetration Testing
5 18 (30.00%) Cisco
6 17 (28.33%) Windows
7 16 (26.67%) Wireless
8 15 (25.00%) Juniper
8 15 (25.00%) SSL
8 15 (25.00%) Security Architecture
8 15 (25.00%) F5
9 12 (20.00%) VPN
9 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 12 (20.00%) ITIL
9 12 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
10 11 (18.33%) Finance
10 11 (18.33%) Active Directory
11 10 (16.67%) Reverse Proxy
12 8 (13.33%) Windows 7
13 7 (11.67%) DNS
13 7 (11.67%) MS Excel
13 7 (11.67%) SQL
14 6 (10.00%) VMware
14 6 (10.00%) SharePoint
14 6 (10.00%) Citrix
14 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (10.00%) Banking
15 5 (8.33%) Blue Coat

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.33%) IIS
3 2 (3.33%) IBM Notes
3 2 (3.33%) Lync
3 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.67%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.67%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.67%) Apache
4 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.33%) MS Office
3 2 (3.33%) MS Project
4 1 (1.67%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) LatentZero
1 1 (1.67%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (35.00%) Firewall
2 19 (31.67%) Network Security
3 16 (26.67%) Wireless
4 15 (25.00%) SSL
5 12 (20.00%) VPN
6 10 (16.67%) Reverse Proxy
7 7 (11.67%) DNS
8 4 (6.67%) LAN
9 3 (5.00%) Internet
9 3 (5.00%) SAN
9 3 (5.00%) DHCP
10 2 (3.33%) WAN
11 1 (1.67%) IP Telephony
11 1 (1.67%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (1.67%) BIG-IP
11 1 (1.67%) Unified Communications
11 1 (1.67%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (1.67%) iSCSI
11 1 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (1.67%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.67%) MySQL
2 1 (1.67%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) CruiseControl
1 1 (1.67%) ClearCase
General
1 11 (18.33%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Banking
3 3 (5.00%) Legal
4 2 (3.33%) Back Office
4 2 (3.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Retail
5 1 (1.67%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Local Government
5 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.67%) Front Office
5 1 (1.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (28.33%) Analyst
2 13 (21.67%) Project Engineer
2 13 (21.67%) Security Engineer
3 8 (13.33%) IT Security Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Consultant
4 7 (11.67%) Support Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) Architect
5 4 (6.67%) Desktop Support
5 4 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) Technical Leader
5 4 (6.67%) Desktop Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) Security Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Business Continuity Consultant
7 2 (3.33%) Solutions Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Business Consultant
7 2 (3.33%) Senior Security Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) Software Packaging
1 1 (1.67%) Middleware
1 1 (1.67%) J2EE
1 1 (1.67%) EJB
1 1 (1.67%) JSP
1 1 (1.67%) XML
1 1 (1.67%) HTML
1 1 (1.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.00%) Replication
4 2 (3.33%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.33%) Clustering
4 2 (3.33%) PKI
5 1 (1.67%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.67%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.67%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.67%) Social Media
5 1 (1.67%) RMADS
5 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.67%) User Experience
5 1 (1.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.33%) Windows
2 8 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (8.33%) UNIX
4 5 (8.33%) Linux
5 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.33%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (48.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 23 (38.33%) BCP
3 21 (35.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 19 (31.67%) Penetration Testing
5 15 (25.00%) Security Architecture
6 12 (20.00%) ITIL
6 12 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 5 (8.33%) Information Security
8 4 (6.67%) Risk Management
8 4 (6.67%) Change Management
8 4 (6.67%) Migration
8 4 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (6.67%) Business Continuity Management
8 4 (6.67%) Problem Management
9 3 (5.00%) TOGAF
9 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (5.00%) Coaching
9 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.67%) SQL
2 3 (5.00%) Java
3 2 (3.33%) Perl
3 2 (3.33%) VBA
4 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.67%) PHP
4 1 (1.67%) VB
4 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.67%) C#
4 1 (1.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) Degree
1 5 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) CEH
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.67%) MCSE
4 1 (1.67%) GIAC
4 1 (1.67%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.33%) SLA
3 1 (1.67%) QA
3 1 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (18.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.67%) XenApp
3 3 (5.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.67%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.67%) NLBS
4 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) SCCM
2 2 (3.33%) Nessus
3 1 (1.67%) WSUS
3 1 (1.67%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 18 (30.00%) Cisco
2 15 (25.00%) Juniper
2 15 (25.00%) F5
3 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.00%) VMware
4 6 (10.00%) Citrix
5 5 (8.33%) Blue Coat
5 5 (8.33%) Ruckus Wireless
5 5 (8.33%) Websense
6 3 (5.00%) AppSense
6 3 (5.00%) HP
6 3 (5.00%) Oracle
6 3 (5.00%) Remedy
6 3 (5.00%) Bloomberg
7 2 (3.33%) Lotus
7 2 (3.33%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.33%) Dell
7 2 (3.33%) IBM
8 1 (1.67%) Polycom
8 1 (1.67%) Cyber-Ark
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