The first table below looks at the demand for Business Continuity skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East of England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 134 111 131
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +20
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 10 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.32% 0.31% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.45% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 3
Average daily rate £368 £275 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.63% +29.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £383 £363
% change year-on-year
-4.57% +5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £17.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+55.88% -38.18%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2277 1543 2150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 72.22% 68.52% 68.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1291 851 1067
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 120 199
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £16.30 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Continuity across the East of England region.

Business Continuity Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Business Continuity
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Continuity across the East of England region.

Business Continuity Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Business Continuity
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -6 6 £320 +16.36% 2
Essex - 4 £368 - 2
Hertfordshire - - - - 4
Norfolk - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - - 2
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 10 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (44.44%) Clustering
3 7 (38.89%) VMware
3 7 (38.89%) UNIX
3 7 (38.89%) Business Continuity Planning
4 6 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (33.33%) Windows
4 6 (33.33%) Linux
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (27.78%) Foglight
5 5 (27.78%) IIS
5 5 (27.78%) MySQL
5 5 (27.78%) Apache
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 5 (27.78%) Information Security
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (22.22%) ISMS
6 4 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
6 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (22.22%) HP
7 3 (16.67%) ITIL
7 3 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (16.67%) Information Security Management
7 3 (16.67%) Security Management
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (16.67%) Publishing
7 3 (16.67%) Dell
7 3 (16.67%) Citrix

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 5 (27.78%) IIS
1 5 (27.78%) Apache
2 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) BASE24
1 1 (5.56%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) SAN
1 3 (16.67%) LAN
1 3 (16.67%) WAN
1 3 (16.67%) DHCP
1 3 (16.67%) DNS
1 3 (16.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) MySQL
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.56%) NonStop SQL
General
1 3 (16.67%) Publishing
2 2 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) DBA
2 5 (27.78%) Administrator
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Business Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Technical Design Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Wintel Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) SQL DBA
6 1 (5.56%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Business Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Audit Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) IT Auditor
6 1 (5.56%) Information Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Storage Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Clustering
2 3 (16.67%) Thin Client
2 3 (16.67%) Fat Client
2 3 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
4 1 (5.56%) Replication
4 1 (5.56%) Open Source
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) UNIX
2 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (38.89%) Business Continuity Planning
3 6 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (27.78%) Information Security
5 4 (22.22%) ISMS
6 3 (16.67%) ITIL
6 3 (16.67%) Information Security Management
6 3 (16.67%) Security Management
6 3 (16.67%) Software Deployment
6 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
7 2 (11.11%) QMS
7 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity Management
7 2 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
7 2 (11.11%) Data Security
7 2 (11.11%) Project Management
8 1 (5.56%) Change Management
8 1 (5.56%) Workflow
8 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (16.67%) MCSE
2 3 (16.67%) MCSA
3 1 (5.56%) NCDA
3 1 (5.56%) NCIE
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) MCITP
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (16.67%) XenApp
3 3 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Foglight
2 3 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) VMware
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) HP
4 3 (16.67%) Dell
4 3 (16.67%) Citrix
4 3 (16.67%) Mercator
4 3 (16.67%) IBM
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle
6 1 (5.56%) NetApp
6 1 (5.56%) SAP
6 1 (5.56%) Veeam
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