The table below looks at the statistics for BCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 543 553 526
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -27
Contract jobs citing BCP 55 68 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.17% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 38 58
Median daily rate £550 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £295 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £728 £705 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £625 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £55.00 £32.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.23% +30.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+69.23% +30.00%
BCP
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38102 41163 39893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.78% 81.44% 77.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 25585 27074 26427
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 996 1228 1132
Median hourly rate £29.00 £30.15 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.81% +23.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing BCP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in England

BCP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

BCP Daily Rate Trend in England

BCP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BCP across the England region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

BCP Daily Rate Histogram in England

BCP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

BCP Hourly Rate Trend in England

BCP
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BCP within the England region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
London -8 29 £525 - 5
North East - 11 £738 -
South East +19 5 £500 +66.66% 2
North West +12 5 £638 +131.81% 1
South West +13 2 £400 +2.56%
East of England - 2 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £650 - 1
BCP
UK

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BCP 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 England region with a requirement for BCP.

1 79 (59.40%) Business Continuity
2 68 (51.13%) Business Continuity Planning
3 50 (37.59%) Disaster Recovery
4 47 (35.34%) Finance
5 39 (29.32%) ITIL
6 27 (20.30%) Banking
7 26 (19.55%) Project Management
8 25 (18.80%) Microsoft
9 22 (16.54%) VMware
10 21 (15.79%) Linux
10 21 (15.79%) ITIL V3
11 20 (15.04%) Oracle
12 19 (14.29%) Service Delivery
12 19 (14.29%) Investment Banking
12 19 (14.29%) Data Centre
13 18 (13.53%) Service Management
14 17 (12.78%) Windows
14 17 (12.78%) Enterprise Architecture
14 17 (12.78%) Information Security
14 17 (12.78%) Problem Management
15 16 (12.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 16 (12.03%) SQL Server
15 16 (12.03%) SQL
16 15 (11.28%) Migration
16 15 (11.28%) Security Management
16 15 (11.28%) DevOps
17 14 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
17 14 (10.53%) WAN
17 14 (10.53%) CISSP
18 13 (9.77%) PCI DSS

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in 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 9 (6.77%) Apache
2 8 (6.02%) IIS
3 5 (3.76%) JBoss
3 5 (3.76%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.01%) MQSeries
5 3 (2.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (2.26%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.50%) Confluence
6 2 (1.50%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.50%) nginx
6 2 (1.50%) SAS
6 2 (1.50%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.50%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.75%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.75%) SAP EP
7 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (8.27%) MS Office
2 10 (7.52%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.51%) MS Project
3 6 (4.51%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.50%) GNU Octave
5 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.50%) Eagle PACE
1 2 (1.50%) LatentZero
1 2 (1.50%) Markit EDM
1 2 (1.50%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.51%) Office 365
2 5 (3.76%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.26%) IaaS
5 2 (1.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.50%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (1.50%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.50%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.50%) OneDrive
5 2 (1.50%) PaaS
5 2 (1.50%) Route 53
5 2 (1.50%) SaaS
6 1 (0.75%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.53%) WAN
2 10 (7.52%) LAN
2 10 (7.52%) TCP/IP
3 8 (6.02%) DNS
4 6 (4.51%) DHCP
5 5 (3.76%) Firewall
5 5 (3.76%) SSH
5 5 (3.76%) SSL
6 4 (3.01%) Network Security
6 4 (3.01%) SAN
6 4 (3.01%) SMTP
7 3 (2.26%) DMZ
7 3 (2.26%) MPLS
7 3 (2.26%) VPN
8 2 (1.50%) Internet
8 2 (1.50%) Skype
8 2 (1.50%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.50%) VLAN
9 1 (0.75%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.03%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.02%) MySQL
3 6 (4.51%) Hadoop
4 5 (3.76%) Big Data
4 5 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.50%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.50%) MS Access
7 2 (1.50%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.50%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.75%) GIS
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.75%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.75%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 3 (2.26%) JIRA
2 2 (1.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.75%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 47 (35.34%) Finance
2 27 (20.30%) Banking
3 19 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 7 (5.26%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.51%) Retail
6 5 (3.76%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.26%) Back Office
8 2 (1.50%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.75%) French Language
9 1 (0.75%) German Language
9 1 (0.75%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (18.05%) Architect
2 17 (12.78%) Analyst
3 12 (9.02%) Project Manager
4 11 (8.27%) Infrastructure Architect
4 11 (8.27%) Security Manager
5 9 (6.77%) Enterprise Architect
6 8 (6.02%) Administrator
6 8 (6.02%) Consultant
7 7 (5.26%) Business Continuity Analyst
7 7 (5.26%) IT Manager
8 6 (4.51%) Business Continuity Manager
8 6 (4.51%) Business Manager
8 6 (4.51%) Infrastructure Manager
8 6 (4.51%) Security Consultant
8 6 (4.51%) Security Project Manager
9 5 (3.76%) Business Continuity Planner
9 5 (3.76%) Cloud Architect
9 5 (3.76%) Team Leader
9 5 (3.76%) Technical Leader
10 4 (3.01%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.77%) Middleware
2 5 (3.76%) LAMP
3 4 (3.01%) SAML
3 4 (3.01%) WAP
4 2 (1.50%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.75%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.75%) JSON
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (0.75%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.75%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 13 (9.77%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.26%) Performance Metrics
4 6 (4.51%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.51%) NHS
4 6 (4.51%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (3.01%) CESG
6 3 (2.26%) Equities
6 3 (2.26%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (1.50%) CCTV
7 2 (1.50%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.50%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.50%) PMI
7 2 (1.50%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.75%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.75%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.75%) PlayStation
8 1 (0.75%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.79%) Linux
2 17 (12.78%) Windows
3 9 (6.77%) Windows Server
4 6 (4.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (4.51%) Unix
4 6 (4.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.76%) Oracle Linux
5 5 (3.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.26%) Solaris
6 3 (2.26%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.50%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.75%) AIX
8 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (59.40%) Business Continuity
2 68 (51.13%) Business Continuity Planning
3 50 (37.59%) Disaster Recovery
4 39 (29.32%) ITIL
5 26 (19.55%) Project Management
6 21 (15.79%) ITIL V3
7 19 (14.29%) Service Delivery
8 18 (13.53%) Service Management
9 17 (12.78%) Enterprise Architecture
9 17 (12.78%) Information Security
9 17 (12.78%) Problem Management
10 15 (11.28%) DevOps
10 15 (11.28%) Migration
10 15 (11.28%) Security Management
11 12 (9.02%) Incident Management
12 11 (8.27%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (8.27%) Risk Assessment
12 11 (8.27%) Risk Management
13 10 (7.52%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (7.52%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 16 (12.03%) SQL
2 6 (4.51%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.01%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.50%) PHP
4 2 (1.50%) VB
5 1 (0.75%) ABAP
5 1 (0.75%) C
5 1 (0.75%) Java
5 1 (0.75%) Perl
5 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (10.53%) CISSP
2 11 (8.27%) Degree
3 10 (7.52%) Security Cleared
4 9 (6.77%) SC Cleared
5 7 (5.26%) CISA
6 5 (3.76%) CCNA
6 5 (3.76%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (3.76%) CISM
7 4 (3.01%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (3.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (3.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (3.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (2.26%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (2.26%) CRISC
9 2 (1.50%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.50%) PMP
10 1 (0.75%) MCITP
10 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.75%) RHCE
10 1 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (9.77%) PCI DSS
3 8 (6.02%) QA
4 6 (4.51%) ISO22301
4 6 (4.51%) SLA
5 5 (3.76%) COBIT
6 3 (2.26%) ISO27002
7 2 (1.50%) BS25999
7 2 (1.50%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.75%) BS7799
System Software
1 14 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (6.02%) Hyper-V
3 6 (4.51%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.51%) Docker
4 3 (2.26%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.50%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.75%) Squid
6 1 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.75%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (9.02%) Puppet
2 11 (8.27%) Ansible
3 5 (3.76%) Kubernetes
3 5 (3.76%) SELinux
4 4 (3.01%) SCCM
5 2 (1.50%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (1.50%) SCOM
6 1 (0.75%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.75%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.75%) Nagios
6 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle Flashback
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 25 (18.80%) Microsoft
2 22 (16.54%) VMware
3 20 (15.04%) Oracle
4 9 (6.77%) Cisco
5 8 (6.02%) Red Hat
6 5 (3.76%) Citrix
6 5 (3.76%) SAP
7 4 (3.01%) Sybase
8 3 (2.26%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.26%) Fidessa
8 3 (2.26%) IBM
9 2 (1.50%) Informatica
9 2 (1.50%) NetApp
9 2 (1.50%) SaltStack
9 2 (1.50%) WorldPay
10 1 (0.75%) Altiris
10 1 (0.75%) Avaya
10 1 (0.75%) Cognos
10 1 (0.75%) Sony
10 1 (0.75%) Veeam
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