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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 156 135 188
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +53
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 7 22 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.63% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.75% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 19
Median daily rate £415 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £400 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £410 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +12.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.55 £16.13 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+95.65% -43.91%
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
2823 2946 4750
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.45% 83.88% 80.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2245 2368 3715
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 £308 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 25 52
Median hourly rate £27.50 £24.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.24% +36.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.67 £17.70 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £51.59 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Business Continuity as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 2 December 2016.

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 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Business Continuity 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 Business Continuity.

1 12 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (45.00%) Data Centre
3 7 (35.00%) Project Management
3 7 (35.00%) Finance
4 5 (25.00%) BCP
4 5 (25.00%) Migration
4 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (20.00%) ITIL
5 4 (20.00%) Windows
5 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (20.00%) High Availability
5 4 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
6 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (15.00%) Service Management
6 3 (15.00%) VMware
6 3 (15.00%) Clustering
6 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (15.00%) Linux
6 3 (15.00%) DNS
6 3 (15.00%) Apache
6 3 (15.00%) Unix
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (15.00%) IIS
6 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (15.00%) Banking
6 3 (15.00%) QA
6 3 (15.00%) PCI DSS
7 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
7 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared

Business Continuity
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 3 (15.00%) Apache
1 3 (15.00%) IIS
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) DNS
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) SSL
3 1 (5.00%) Extranet
3 1 (5.00%) Network Security
3 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) Ingres
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
1 1 (5.00%) JMeter
1 1 (5.00%) NeoLoad
1 1 (5.00%) Selenium
1 1 (5.00%) Zephyr
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Legal
4 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Security Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Incident Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Data Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Information Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Programme Director
4 1 (5.00%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Server Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.00%) Clustering
4 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (10.00%) NHS
5 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (5.00%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (5.00%) PlayStation
5 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Unix
3 2 (10.00%) CentOS
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Phone
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (35.00%) Project Management
3 5 (25.00%) BCP
3 5 (25.00%) Migration
4 4 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 4 (20.00%) High Availability
4 4 (20.00%) ITIL
4 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (15.00%) Service Management
6 2 (10.00%) Change Management
6 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (10.00%) ITSM
6 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (10.00%) Process Management
6 2 (10.00%) Quality Management
6 2 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) CISA
2 1 (5.00%) CISM
2 1 (5.00%) CISSP
2 1 (5.00%) CRISC
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.00%) MCSE
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (15.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.00%) ISO27002
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) DFS Replication
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (5.00%) UAG
3 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.00%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (5.00%) IBM BigFix
2 1 (5.00%) SCOM
2 1 (5.00%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) Sun
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) Juniper
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Remedy
4 1 (5.00%) Sony
4 1 (5.00%) Symantec
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