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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 124 125 134
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 4 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.33% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.42% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 2
Median daily rate £375 £400 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -17.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £370
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £40.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-21.25% +50.94%
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
1952 2146 2217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 78.90% 77.56% 75.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1117 1230 1247
Median daily rate £425 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 153 151
Median hourly rate £27.50 £36.00 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.61% +18.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex 0 3 £375 -
Hertfordshire +8 1 - -
Business Continuity
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 East of England region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (26.67%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) Business Continuity Management
4 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (20.00%) Linux
4 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (13.33%) IBM PureFlex
5 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (13.33%) Middleware
5 2 (13.33%) ITSM
5 2 (13.33%) VMware
5 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
5 2 (13.33%) DNS
5 2 (13.33%) IIS
5 2 (13.33%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (13.33%) Client/Server

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (13.33%) IIS
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) Network Security
2 1 (6.67%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Business Manager
2 3 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 3 (20.00%) IT Programme Manager
2 3 (20.00%) IT Services Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Programme Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Business Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Security Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (26.67%) Business Continuity Management
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (13.33%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (13.33%) Information Security
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 2 (13.33%) ITSM
5 2 (13.33%) People Management
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
5 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) SDLC
6 1 (6.67%) Security Operations
6 1 (6.67%) User Stories
6 1 (6.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (6.67%) CCNA
2 1 (6.67%) CEH
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CISM
2 1 (6.67%) CISSP
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) RHCE
2 1 (6.67%) SANS
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Nessus
1 1 (6.67%) QRadar
1 1 (6.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) IBM
1 2 (13.33%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (6.67%) ArcSight
2 1 (6.67%) BT
2 1 (6.67%) Ericsson
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) Huawei
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Nokia
2 1 (6.67%) Nokia Networks
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.67%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Siemens
2 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
2 1 (6.67%) SunGard
2 1 (6.67%) Symantec