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 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
Rank 153 188 158
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -30
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 37 20 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.73% 0.33% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.43% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 8 30
Average daily rate
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£435 £344 £391
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.54% -12.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £266 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £615 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £375 £385
% change year-on-year
+6.34% -2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £23.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £14.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+72.41% -30.95%
Business Continuity
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
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%

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015, 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 34 (58.62%) Disaster Recovery
2 19 (32.76%) Windows
3 18 (31.03%) BCP
4 16 (27.59%) Business Continuity Planning
5 13 (22.41%) Finance
6 12 (20.69%) Firewall
6 12 (20.69%) Degree
7 11 (18.97%) Incident Management
8 10 (17.24%) Network Security
8 10 (17.24%) Internet
8 10 (17.24%) ITIL
9 9 (15.52%) Service Management
10 8 (13.79%) MS Exchange
10 8 (13.79%) Cisco
10 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 8 (13.79%) Business Continuity Management
11 7 (12.07%) Management Information System
11 7 (12.07%) Banking
12 6 (10.34%) Service Delivery
12 6 (10.34%) Legal
12 6 (10.34%) Replication
12 6 (10.34%) VMware
12 6 (10.34%) SLA
12 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
12 6 (10.34%) Active Directory
12 6 (10.34%) Blackberry
12 6 (10.34%) Windows 7
13 5 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (8.62%) Data Architecture

Business Continuity
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 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 8 (13.79%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.45%) Lync
5 1 (1.72%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.72%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Office
2 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Office 365
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.69%) Firewall
2 10 (17.24%) Network Security
2 10 (17.24%) Internet
3 5 (8.62%) VPN
4 4 (6.90%) Wireless
4 4 (6.90%) DNS
5 3 (5.17%) Reverse Proxy
5 3 (5.17%) SAN
5 3 (5.17%) SSL
5 3 (5.17%) DHCP
5 3 (5.17%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.45%) LAN
7 1 (1.72%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.72%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.72%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.72%) DSL
7 1 (1.72%) MPLS
7 1 (1.72%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (5.17%) BusinessObjects XI
3 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (5.17%) DTS
3 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (3.45%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.45%) Big Data
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (22.41%) Finance
2 7 (12.07%) Banking
3 6 (10.34%) Legal
4 3 (5.17%) Back Office
5 2 (3.45%) Retail
5 2 (3.45%) Law
5 2 (3.45%) Advertising
6 1 (1.72%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (39.66%) Analyst
2 6 (10.34%) Consultant
3 5 (8.62%) Solutions Analyst
4 4 (6.90%) Security Analyst
4 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (6.90%) Business Analyst
5 3 (5.17%) DBA
5 3 (5.17%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (5.17%) Service Analyst
5 3 (5.17%) Service Management Analyst
5 3 (5.17%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (5.17%) Business Consultant
5 3 (5.17%) SQL DBA
6 2 (3.45%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (3.45%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (3.45%) Senior Security Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Developer
6 2 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (3.45%) Support Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.34%) Replication
2 6 (10.34%) Blackberry
3 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.17%) Celerra
4 3 (5.17%) PDA
4 3 (5.17%) PKI
4 3 (5.17%) Handset
4 3 (5.17%) CLARiiON
5 2 (3.45%) Clustering
5 2 (3.45%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.45%) Open Source
5 2 (3.45%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.76%) Windows
2 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (10.34%) Windows 7
4 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.17%) Linux
6 1 (1.72%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (58.62%) Disaster Recovery
2 18 (31.03%) BCP
3 16 (27.59%) Business Continuity Planning
4 11 (18.97%) Incident Management
5 10 (17.24%) ITIL
6 9 (15.52%) Service Management
7 8 (13.79%) Business Continuity Management
8 6 (10.34%) Service Delivery
9 5 (8.62%) Data Architecture
9 5 (8.62%) OOP
9 5 (8.62%) OO
9 5 (8.62%) SOA
9 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (8.62%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (8.62%) Information Security
9 5 (8.62%) Risk Management
9 5 (8.62%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (8.62%) Systems Analysis
10 4 (6.90%) Change Management
10 4 (6.90%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.62%) SQL
2 4 (6.90%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.72%) C
4 1 (1.72%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (20.69%) Degree
2 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.17%) CCNP
2 3 (5.17%) CCNA
2 3 (5.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.72%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.72%) MCTS
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.72%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.90%) vSphere
4 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.72%) XenApp
5 1 (1.72%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.72%) NLBS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) Nessus
2 1 (1.72%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.72%) WSUS
2 1 (1.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (13.79%) Cisco
2 6 (10.34%) VMware
3 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.90%) Citrix
5 3 (5.17%) F5
5 3 (5.17%) Juniper
5 3 (5.17%) EMC
5 3 (5.17%) Business Objects
6 2 (3.45%) Oracle
6 2 (3.45%) Remedy
6 2 (3.45%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.72%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.72%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.72%) Rapid7
7 1 (1.72%) Cyber-Ark
7 1 (1.72%) Polycom
7 1 (1.72%) Qualys
7 1 (1.72%) Websense
7 1 (1.72%) Dell
7 1 (1.72%) AppSense
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