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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 555 542 486
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -56
Contract jobs citing BCP 70 69 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.17% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 40 60
Median daily rate £500 £350 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -15.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £320 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £528 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £388 £425
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £33.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.09% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £33.00 -
% change year-on-year
-59.09% -
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
41108 39802 37510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.14% 79.38% 78.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 27552 25663 24073
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 920 1132 1135
Median hourly rate £27.50 £28.69 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.14% +1.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 28 May 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 28 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
London -20 36 £475 +39.70% 6
South East -1 9 £350 -9.67% 1
East Midlands - 9 £588 - 2
South West -3 8 £500 +17.64%
North East - 5 £170 -
West Midlands -5 3 £550 +37.50%
East of England +7 1 £550 +51.72%
North West -3 1 - - 2
BCP
UK

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 75 (68.18%) Business Continuity
2 72 (65.45%) Business Continuity Planning
3 36 (32.73%) Finance
4 32 (29.09%) ITIL
4 32 (29.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 30 (27.27%) SLA
6 25 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 22 (20.00%) Project Management
8 21 (19.09%) Linux
9 19 (17.27%) SQL
10 18 (16.36%) SQL Server
10 18 (16.36%) Windows
10 18 (16.36%) Risk Management
10 18 (16.36%) Problem Management
11 17 (15.45%) Security Cleared
11 17 (15.45%) Oracle
11 17 (15.45%) Active Directory
12 16 (14.55%) Internet
12 16 (14.55%) Migration
13 15 (13.64%) Incident Management
13 15 (13.64%) Change Management
14 14 (12.73%) SC Cleared
14 14 (12.73%) Information Security
15 13 (11.82%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (11.82%) Banking
15 13 (11.82%) Degree
15 13 (11.82%) Service Delivery
15 13 (11.82%) Firewall
16 12 (10.91%) Red Hat

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 (8.18%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.55%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.64%) IIS
4 3 (2.73%) MQSeries
5 2 (1.82%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.91%) Apache
6 1 (0.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.91%) JBoss
6 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.91%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.91%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (10.91%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.36%) MS Office
3 6 (5.45%) MS Visio
4 5 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.64%) Finacle
2 1 (0.91%) Documaker
2 1 (0.91%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.36%) Office 365
2 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.91%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.91%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.55%) Internet
2 13 (11.82%) Firewall
3 6 (5.45%) VPN
4 5 (4.55%) BIG-IP
5 4 (3.64%) SAN
6 3 (2.73%) NAS
6 3 (2.73%) Skype
6 3 (2.73%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.73%) WAN
7 2 (1.82%) DHCP
7 2 (1.82%) IPsec
7 2 (1.82%) LAN
7 2 (1.82%) Network Security
8 1 (0.91%) DNS
8 1 (0.91%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.91%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.91%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.91%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.91%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.36%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.36%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (6.36%) MS Access
2 7 (6.36%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.91%) Big Data
4 1 (0.91%) Hadoop
General
1 36 (32.73%) Finance
2 13 (11.82%) Banking
3 9 (8.18%) Advertising
4 6 (5.45%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.64%) Retail
6 3 (2.73%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.82%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.82%) Legal
7 2 (1.82%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.82%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.91%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.91%) Front Office
8 1 (0.91%) International Banking
8 1 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (19.09%) Consultant
2 20 (18.18%) Analyst
3 16 (14.55%) Security Consultant
4 11 (10.00%) Architect
5 9 (8.18%) Business Analyst
5 9 (8.18%) CLAS Architect
5 9 (8.18%) CLAS Consultant
5 9 (8.18%) IT Support
6 8 (7.27%) Applications Engineer
6 8 (7.27%) CLAS Security Consultant
6 8 (7.27%) IT Consultant
6 8 (7.27%) Security Architect
7 7 (6.36%) Administrator
7 7 (6.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 6 (5.45%) IT Security Consultant
8 6 (5.45%) Project Manager
8 6 (5.45%) Support Engineer
9 5 (4.55%) Information Manager
9 5 (4.55%) Operations Engineer
9 5 (4.55%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.82%) Web Services
2 1 (0.91%) .NET
2 1 (0.91%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (0.91%) J2EE
2 1 (0.91%) JRules
2 1 (0.91%) Middleware
2 1 (0.91%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.91%) WCF
2 1 (0.91%) WebCenter
2 1 (0.91%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (0.91%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.27%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (6.36%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.45%) CESG
5 5 (4.55%) Mainframe
5 5 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.82%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.82%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.82%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.91%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (0.91%) CMDB
8 1 (0.91%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.91%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.91%) iPhone
8 1 (0.91%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.91%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.91%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (19.09%) Linux
2 18 (16.36%) Windows
3 12 (10.91%) Unix
4 6 (5.45%) Solaris
4 6 (5.45%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.73%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.82%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (1.82%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.91%) AIX
7 1 (0.91%) Android
7 1 (0.91%) HPUX
7 1 (0.91%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.91%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (68.18%) Business Continuity
2 72 (65.45%) Business Continuity Planning
3 32 (29.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 32 (29.09%) ITIL
4 25 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (20.00%) Project Management
6 18 (16.36%) Problem Management
6 18 (16.36%) Risk Management
7 16 (14.55%) Migration
8 15 (13.64%) Change Management
8 15 (13.64%) Incident Management
9 14 (12.73%) Information Security
10 13 (11.82%) Service Delivery
10 13 (11.82%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (10.00%) ITIL V3
12 9 (8.18%) Data Security
12 9 (8.18%) Risk Analysis
13 8 (7.27%) CRM
13 8 (7.27%) GAP Analysis
13 8 (7.27%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (17.27%) SQL
2 6 (5.45%) Perl
2 6 (5.45%) Python
3 2 (1.82%) C#
4 1 (0.91%) C
4 1 (0.91%) C++
4 1 (0.91%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (15.45%) Security Cleared
2 14 (12.73%) SC Cleared
3 13 (11.82%) Degree
4 11 (10.00%) CLAS
5 5 (4.55%) CESG Certified Professional
6 3 (2.73%) CISSP
7 2 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.82%) MCP
8 1 (0.91%) CISM
8 1 (0.91%) CRISC
8 1 (0.91%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.91%) HND
8 1 (0.91%) ISEB
8 1 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.91%) MBA
8 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (27.27%) SLA
2 12 (10.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (9.09%) Government Security Classifications
4 5 (4.55%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 5 (4.55%) ISO22301
5 2 (1.82%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.82%) QA
6 1 (0.91%) BS25999
6 1 (0.91%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.91%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (15.45%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.91%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.91%) NFS
3 1 (0.91%) Samba
3 1 (0.91%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (7.27%) Puppet
2 6 (5.45%) Nagios
3 2 (1.82%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.91%) Ansible
4 1 (0.91%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.91%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.91%) Control-M
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.91%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.91%) vRealize
4 1 (0.91%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 22 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (15.45%) Oracle
3 12 (10.91%) Red Hat
4 10 (9.09%) Citrix
4 10 (9.09%) SAP
5 9 (8.18%) Splunk
5 9 (8.18%) VMware
6 7 (6.36%) Cyber-Ark
6 7 (6.36%) F5
7 6 (5.45%) HP
7 6 (5.45%) Mitel
8 5 (4.55%) Bloomberg
8 5 (4.55%) Reuters
9 4 (3.64%) Cisco
10 3 (2.73%) Sybase
11 2 (1.82%) IBM
11 2 (1.82%) Intel Security
11 2 (1.82%) WorldPay
12 1 (0.91%) Etrali
12 1 (0.91%) NICE Systems
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