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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 174 161 165
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 27 33 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.46% 0.57% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.74% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 31
Average daily rate
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£338 £408 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.17% -4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £242 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.51% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £23.75 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £22.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-34.09% +12.82%
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
4539 4454 5397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.79% 77.38% 77.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3588 3328 4054
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 39 101
Average hourly rate £24.50 £23.50 £32.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.25% -27.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £53.50 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 23 (39.66%) ITIL
3 21 (36.21%) BCP
3 21 (36.21%) Business Continuity Planning
4 19 (32.76%) Windows
5 18 (31.03%) Firewall
6 13 (22.41%) Service Management
6 13 (22.41%) Microsoft
7 12 (20.69%) Active Directory
7 12 (20.69%) MS Exchange
8 11 (18.97%) Finance
8 11 (18.97%) VMware
8 11 (18.97%) Cisco
8 11 (18.97%) Performance Management
8 11 (18.97%) Incident Management
9 10 (17.24%) Problem Management
9 10 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (17.24%) Service Delivery
10 9 (15.52%) Blackberry
10 9 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (15.52%) Windows 7
11 8 (13.79%) DSL
11 8 (13.79%) Project Management
11 8 (13.79%) WAN
11 8 (13.79%) CheckPoint
11 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (13.79%) MS Office
11 8 (13.79%) Data Centre
12 7 (12.07%) SQL Server
12 7 (12.07%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 12 (20.69%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (8.62%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.17%) IIS
5 2 (3.45%) Apache
5 2 (3.45%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.45%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.45%) Lync
5 2 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.72%) MQSeries
Applications
1 8 (13.79%) MS Office
2 6 (10.34%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.45%) MS Project
4 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.72%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (31.03%) Firewall
2 8 (13.79%) DSL
2 8 (13.79%) WAN
3 7 (12.07%) LAN
3 7 (12.07%) SAN
3 7 (12.07%) MPLS
3 7 (12.07%) BIG-IP
4 4 (6.90%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (5.17%) Internet
5 3 (5.17%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.17%) LDAP
6 2 (3.45%) DHCP
6 2 (3.45%) VPN
6 2 (3.45%) DMZ
6 2 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.72%) NAS
7 1 (1.72%) Wireless
7 1 (1.72%) IPsec
7 1 (1.72%) DDNS
7 1 (1.72%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (5.17%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.45%) DTS
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Introscope
2 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (18.97%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Local Government
3 2 (3.45%) Back Office
3 2 (3.45%) Advertising
3 2 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
4 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.72%) Legal
4 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (20.69%) Analyst
2 9 (15.52%) Project Manager
3 5 (8.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (8.62%) Operations Analyst
4 4 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (6.90%) Business Manager
4 4 (6.90%) Security Manager
5 3 (5.17%) Information Manager
5 3 (5.17%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (3.45%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (3.45%) Citrix Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (3.45%) Administrator
6 2 (3.45%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (3.45%) SQL DBA
6 2 (3.45%) Server Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Services Delivery Manager
6 2 (3.45%) Service Manager
6 2 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.45%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) Java EE
2 1 (1.72%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (1.72%) .NET
2 1 (1.72%) Middleware
2 1 (1.72%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Blackberry
2 8 (13.79%) Data Centre
3 7 (12.07%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.90%) Clustering
4 4 (6.90%) PKI
4 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.17%) CLARiiON
5 3 (5.17%) Fat Client
5 3 (5.17%) Thin Client
6 2 (3.45%) PMI
6 2 (3.45%) Handset
6 2 (3.45%) Replication
6 2 (3.45%) Celerra
6 2 (3.45%) PDA
6 2 (3.45%) Visualisation
6 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.72%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.72%) iPad
7 1 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.76%) Windows
2 10 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (15.52%) Windows 7
4 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (6.90%) UNIX
5 4 (6.90%) Linux
6 2 (3.45%) Solaris
7 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.72%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.72%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (58.62%) Disaster Recovery
2 23 (39.66%) ITIL
3 21 (36.21%) BCP
3 21 (36.21%) Business Continuity Planning
4 13 (22.41%) Service Management
5 11 (18.97%) Incident Management
5 11 (18.97%) Performance Management
6 10 (17.24%) Problem Management
6 10 (17.24%) Service Delivery
7 8 (13.79%) Project Management
8 7 (12.07%) Business Continuity Management
9 6 (10.34%) PRINCE2
10 5 (8.62%) Change Management
10 5 (8.62%) ITSM
11 4 (6.90%) Project Planning
11 4 (6.90%) Risk Management
11 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (6.90%) Information Security
11 4 (6.90%) Line Management
12 3 (5.17%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.90%) SQL
2 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
2 2 (3.45%) C
2 2 (3.45%) Java
2 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (3.45%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.45%) CCNP
2 2 (3.45%) CCNA
2 2 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) ISACA
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.72%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.72%) CISSP
3 1 (1.72%) MCP
3 1 (1.72%) MCSE
3 1 (1.72%) CISA
3 1 (1.72%) CISM
3 1 (1.72%) CCSA
3 1 (1.72%) CCSE
3 1 (1.72%) MCTS
3 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) SLA
1 5 (8.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.17%) BS7799
3 2 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (20.69%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (12.07%) NLBS
4 5 (8.62%) vSphere
5 4 (6.90%) Hyper-V
6 3 (5.17%) XenApp
6 3 (5.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (5.17%) Xen
7 1 (1.72%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.72%) Snort
7 1 (1.72%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (10.34%) WSUS
2 2 (3.45%) SCCM
2 2 (3.45%) CA Wily
3 1 (1.72%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 13 (22.41%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.97%) Cisco
2 11 (18.97%) VMware
3 8 (13.79%) CheckPoint
4 7 (12.07%) Citrix
5 4 (6.90%) Oracle
6 3 (5.17%) Business Objects
6 3 (5.17%) EMC
7 2 (3.45%) IBM
8 1 (1.72%) Nokia
8 1 (1.72%) Dell
8 1 (1.72%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.72%) Remedy
8 1 (1.72%) Websense
8 1 (1.72%) ION Trading
8 1 (1.72%) Qualys
8 1 (1.72%) Tumbleweed
8 1 (1.72%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.72%) Rapid7
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 19 days ago