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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
UK / England
Rank 523 567 529
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -38
Contract jobs citing BCP 44 44 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.092% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.11% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 29 36
Median daily rate £450 £413 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £295 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year
- -26.13%

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
34667 39570 37387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.87% 82.95% 79.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 23141 26236 24040
Median daily rate £450 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 881 1083 1008
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +44.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £56.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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
South East +38 19 £278 +42.30% 1
London +8 14 £544 +20.83% 7
North West +22 6 £600 -
East of England - 4 £550 -
East Midlands +2 1 £350 -22.22% 1
BCP
UK

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 58 (56.31%) Business Continuity
2 49 (47.57%) Business Continuity Planning
3 33 (32.04%) ITIL
4 31 (30.10%) Disaster Recovery
5 23 (22.33%) Finance
5 23 (22.33%) ITIL V3
6 21 (20.39%) Service Management
7 16 (15.53%) TOGAF
7 16 (15.53%) Data Centre
8 15 (14.56%) WAN
9 14 (13.59%) LAN
9 14 (13.59%) Microsoft
9 14 (13.59%) High Availability
10 13 (12.62%) VMware
10 13 (12.62%) WFM
11 12 (11.65%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (11.65%) Banking
11 12 (11.65%) Avaya
12 11 (10.68%) Avaya Certification
12 11 (10.68%) SQL Server
12 11 (10.68%) SQL
12 11 (10.68%) Project Management
12 11 (10.68%) Enterprise Architecture
12 11 (10.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 11 (10.68%) Degree
12 11 (10.68%) Network Architecture
13 10 (9.71%) Workforce Optimisation
13 10 (9.71%) Problem Management
13 10 (9.71%) Oracle
14 9 (8.74%) MS Office

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 3 (2.91%) IIS
2 2 (1.94%) Apache
2 2 (1.94%) MQSeries
2 2 (1.94%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.94%) SAS
2 2 (1.94%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.97%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.97%) nginx
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.97%) SAP EP
3 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.97%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (8.74%) MS Office
2 4 (3.88%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.91%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.97%) MS Project
4 1 (0.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Bloomberg TOMS
1 1 (0.97%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.77%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.88%) Office 365
3 3 (2.91%) IaaS
3 3 (2.91%) SaaS
4 2 (1.94%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.94%) OneDrive
4 2 (1.94%) PaaS
5 1 (0.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.97%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.97%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.97%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.56%) WAN
2 14 (13.59%) LAN
3 6 (5.83%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (3.88%) SAN
5 3 (2.91%) Cisco ICM
5 3 (2.91%) CTI
5 3 (2.91%) Network Security
6 2 (1.94%) BGP
6 2 (1.94%) Cisco IPT
6 2 (1.94%) DMZ
6 2 (1.94%) DNS
6 2 (1.94%) Firewall
6 2 (1.94%) IP Telephony
6 2 (1.94%) Skype
6 2 (1.94%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.97%) DHCP
7 1 (0.97%) Internet
7 1 (0.97%) Intranet
7 1 (0.97%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.97%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.88%) MySQL
3 3 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.97%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.97%) GIS
4 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.97%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.97%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.97%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (22.33%) Finance
2 12 (11.65%) Banking
3 8 (7.77%) Investment Banking
4 6 (5.83%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.88%) Retail
6 1 (0.97%) Back Office
6 1 (0.97%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 29 (28.16%) Architect
2 17 (16.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 12 (11.65%) Technical Leader
4 9 (8.74%) Enterprise Architect
5 8 (7.77%) Analyst
6 6 (5.83%) Business Continuity Manager
6 6 (5.83%) Business Manager
6 6 (5.83%) Project Manager
7 5 (4.85%) Cloud Architect
7 5 (4.85%) Data Manager
7 5 (4.85%) IT Manager
8 4 (3.88%) Consultant
8 4 (3.88%) Security Manager
8 4 (3.88%) Storage Architect
8 4 (3.88%) Team Leader
9 3 (2.91%) Business Analyst
9 3 (2.91%) Business Continuity Analyst
9 3 (2.91%) Cisco Specialist
9 3 (2.91%) Database Team Leader
9 3 (2.91%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.94%) Web Services
2 1 (0.97%) JSON
2 1 (0.97%) LAMP
2 1 (0.97%) Murex MxML
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (0.97%) SAP Basis
2 1 (0.97%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.53%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.83%) NHS
3 5 (4.85%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.91%) Fixed Income
4 3 (2.91%) IVR
4 3 (2.91%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.94%) CCTV
5 2 (1.94%) Equities
6 1 (0.97%) CMDB
6 1 (0.97%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (0.97%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.97%) Fintech
6 1 (0.97%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.97%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.97%) Replication
6 1 (0.97%) Social Media
6 1 (0.97%) User Experience
6 1 (0.97%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.97%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.77%) Windows
2 5 (4.85%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.88%) Linux
4 2 (1.94%) Unix
5 1 (0.97%) AIX
5 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.97%) Solaris
5 1 (0.97%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.97%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (56.31%) Business Continuity
2 49 (47.57%) Business Continuity Planning
3 33 (32.04%) ITIL
4 31 (30.10%) Disaster Recovery
5 23 (22.33%) ITIL V3
6 21 (20.39%) Service Management
7 16 (15.53%) TOGAF
8 14 (13.59%) High Availability
9 13 (12.62%) WFM
10 11 (10.68%) Enterprise Architecture
10 11 (10.68%) Network Architecture
10 11 (10.68%) Project Management
11 10 (9.71%) Problem Management
11 10 (9.71%) Workforce Optimisation
12 9 (8.74%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (8.74%) Service Delivery
13 8 (7.77%) Information Security
13 8 (7.77%) Network Design
14 7 (6.80%) Incident Management
15 6 (5.83%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.68%) SQL
2 2 (1.94%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.97%) ABAP
3 1 (0.97%) Java
3 1 (0.97%) PHP
3 1 (0.97%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.97%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.97%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (10.68%) Avaya Certification
1 11 (10.68%) Degree
2 7 (6.80%) CISSP
3 4 (3.88%) CCNA
3 4 (3.88%) CISA
3 4 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.91%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.91%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.94%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.94%) CISM
5 2 (1.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.97%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.97%) CCIE
6 1 (0.97%) CCNP
6 1 (0.97%) CRISC
6 1 (0.97%) ISSAP
6 1 (0.97%) MCSE
6 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (5.83%) QA
3 5 (4.85%) SLA
4 4 (3.88%) PCI DSS
5 3 (2.91%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (1.94%) ISO22301
6 2 (1.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.97%) BS25999
7 1 (0.97%) BS7799
7 1 (0.97%) COBIT
7 1 (0.97%) MiFID
System Software
1 12 (11.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.88%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.91%) Docker
4 2 (1.94%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.97%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.97%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (2.91%) Ansible
1 3 (2.91%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (2.91%) Cisco IPCC
1 3 (2.91%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.91%) Puppet
2 2 (1.94%) SCCM
3 1 (0.97%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.97%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle Flashback
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 14 (13.59%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.62%) VMware
3 12 (11.65%) Avaya
4 10 (9.71%) Oracle
5 7 (6.80%) Cisco
6 5 (4.85%) Citrix
7 3 (2.91%) SAP
7 3 (2.91%) Verint
8 2 (1.94%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.94%) Genesys
8 2 (1.94%) NetApp
8 2 (1.94%) NICE Systems
8 2 (1.94%) Sybase
9 1 (0.97%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.97%) Capita
9 1 (0.97%) Cognos
9 1 (0.97%) HP
9 1 (0.97%) IBM
9 1 (0.97%) Murex
9 1 (0.97%) Red Hat
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