The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 77 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.17% 0.36% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £525 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £356
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.63 £19.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.55% +3.94%
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Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
909 800 729
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 77.23% 71.68% 66.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 500 380 334
Average daily rate £400 £396 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £287 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 18
Average hourly rate £15.77 £22.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.91% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £5.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Business Continuity Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) HTTP
2 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 4 (57.14%) SSL
2 4 (57.14%) Reverse Proxy
2 4 (57.14%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (42.86%) Heroku
3 3 (42.86%) PaaS
3 3 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (42.86%) Release Management
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
4 2 (28.57%) Retail Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Retail
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (14.29%) WSUS
5 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) EDI
5 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (42.86%) PaaS
1 3 (42.86%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) HTTP
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
1 4 (57.14%) SSL
1 4 (57.14%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
1 2 (28.57%) Retail Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) EDI
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (42.86%) Release Management
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Server
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
1 1 (14.29%) WSUS
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) EMC
1 1 (14.29%) Symantec
1 1 (14.29%) McAfee
1 1 (14.29%) VMware
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