The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 134 130 108
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -22
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 7 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.23% 0.36% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.48% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 10
Average daily rate
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£300 £438 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% +21.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £350 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £638 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £27.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.65 £21.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+22.11% +7.69%
Business Continuity
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2333 2278 1702
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 76.39% 75.26% 71.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1441 1328 888
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 158 131
Average hourly rate £32.00 £30.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.95 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Business Continuity Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 3 £300 - 3
Essex -10 2 - -
Norfolk - 1 £338 -
Suffolk - 1 £175 - 1
Business Continuity
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Information Security
2 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (31.25%) VoIP
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Business Continuity Planning
3 4 (25.00%) WAN
3 4 (25.00%) LAN
3 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (25.00%) ITIL
3 4 (25.00%) Windows
3 4 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 4 (25.00%) Firewall
4 3 (18.75%) Data Security
4 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) Linux
4 3 (18.75%) BCP
4 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
4 3 (18.75%) Citrix
4 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
4 3 (18.75%) Change Management
5 2 (12.50%) User Experience
5 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (12.50%) Customer Insight
5 2 (12.50%) Information Governance

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.25%) CMS
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) VoIP
2 4 (25.00%) WAN
2 4 (25.00%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (12.50%) Internet
3 2 (12.50%) NAS
3 2 (12.50%) Wireless
3 2 (12.50%) IP Telephony
3 2 (12.50%) VPN
3 2 (12.50%) SSL
4 1 (6.25%) SAN
4 1 (6.25%) Intranet
4 1 (6.25%) FTP
4 1 (6.25%) HTTP
4 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.25%) VLAN
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (6.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Risk Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Information Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Information Security Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Information Security Risk Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Information Risk Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Security Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Network Support
4 1 (6.25%) UNIX Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) CSS
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) XSL
2 1 (6.25%) Middleware
2 1 (6.25%) Ajax
2 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (6.25%) JSON
2 1 (6.25%) WF
2 1 (6.25%) LINQ
2 1 (6.25%) Django
2 1 (6.25%) CAML
2 1 (6.25%) HTML5
2 1 (6.25%) REST
2 1 (6.25%) CSS3
2 1 (6.25%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
3 2 (12.50%) Thin Client
3 2 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (12.50%) Fat Client
3 2 (12.50%) User Experience
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) HACMP
4 1 (6.25%) GIS
4 1 (6.25%) Clustering
4 1 (6.25%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) UNIX
4 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) AIX
4 1 (6.25%) HPUX
4 1 (6.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (31.25%) Information Security
2 5 (31.25%) Business Continuity Planning
3 4 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 4 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (18.75%) Change Management
4 3 (18.75%) Data Security
4 3 (18.75%) BCP
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) Security Management
5 2 (12.50%) Customer Insight
5 2 (12.50%) Information Governance
6 1 (6.25%) User Stories
6 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.25%) SOA
6 1 (6.25%) Open Source
6 1 (6.25%) Software Architecture
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Ruby
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) Scala
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CISA
2 1 (6.25%) CISM
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) CCNP
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (12.50%) ISO 9001
3 1 (6.25%) SLA
3 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (6.25%) TickIT
3 1 (6.25%) COSO
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) vSphere
2 1 (6.25%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) ARCserve
2 1 (6.25%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Citrix
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) SonicWALL
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Avaya
4 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.25%) McAfee
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (6.25%) WSO2
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