The first table below looks at the demand for Business Continuity Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Continuity Management over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity Management
Rank 548 481 562
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +81
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity Management 42 22 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.082% 0.051% 0.027%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.070% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 9
Average daily rate £450 £416 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +4.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £405 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £708 £420 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £420 £420
% change year-on-year
-11.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 0 0
Average hourly rate £26.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37958 31464 38928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.95% 73.02% 69.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 23972 19227 22646
Average daily rate £405 £413 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1118 981 1339
Average hourly rate £27.88 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.89% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.50 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Business Continuity Management
UK

Business Continuity Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Business Continuity Management Jobs Demand Trend in England

Business Continuity Management
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Business Continuity Management Daily Rate Trend in England

Business Continuity Management
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Continuity Management across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Business Continuity Management Daily Rate Histogram in England

Business Continuity Management
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Business Continuity Management Hourly Rate Trend in England

Business Continuity Management
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity Management within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East +2 18 £394 - 5
London -13 18 £588 +43.29% 4
North West -22 4 £319 -24.10%
West Midlands -14 2 £458 -
East of England - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Business Continuity Management
UK

Business Continuity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Business Continuity Management 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 Management.

1 56 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 29 (51.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (41.07%) Risk Management
4 21 (37.50%) ITIL
5 19 (33.93%) Information Security
6 16 (28.57%) Windows
7 15 (26.79%) Finance
8 14 (25.00%) NetBackup
8 14 (25.00%) UNIX
8 14 (25.00%) Intel
8 14 (25.00%) Resource Management
9 12 (21.43%) Management Information System
10 11 (19.64%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (14.29%) Tivoli
11 8 (14.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 8 (14.29%) Symantec
11 8 (14.29%) Project Management
11 8 (14.29%) MS Office
11 8 (14.29%) IBM
11 8 (14.29%) BS25999
12 7 (12.50%) Security Management
12 7 (12.50%) COBIT
13 6 (10.71%) Degree
13 6 (10.71%) Games
13 6 (10.71%) Change Management
13 6 (10.71%) CISA
13 6 (10.71%) CISM
13 6 (10.71%) CISSP
13 6 (10.71%) Time Management

Business Continuity Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Business Continuity Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.36%) Apache
1 3 (5.36%) Tomcat
1 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
1 3 (5.36%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.79%) Documentum
2 1 (1.79%) IIS
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.79%) FileNet
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) MS Office
2 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.57%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.79%) MS Project
4 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) VoIP
1 4 (7.14%) Internet
2 2 (3.57%) Network Security
3 1 (1.79%) Firewall
3 1 (1.79%) SAN
3 1 (1.79%) DWDM
3 1 (1.79%) MPLS
3 1 (1.79%) ATM
3 1 (1.79%) SDH
3 1 (1.79%) VPN
3 1 (1.79%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (26.79%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Games
3 3 (5.36%) Banking
4 2 (3.57%) Military
4 2 (3.57%) Legal
4 2 (3.57%) Retail
5 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (21.43%) Administrator
1 12 (21.43%) Security Manager
2 11 (19.64%) Information Manager
2 11 (19.64%) Information Security Manager
3 9 (16.07%) Risk Manager
4 8 (14.29%) Business Manager
5 6 (10.71%) Business Continuity Manager
5 6 (10.71%) Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) Consultant
6 5 (8.93%) Information Risk Manager
6 5 (8.93%) Information Security Risk Manager
7 4 (7.14%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.36%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Data Centre Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Programme Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Business Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Data Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) Business Change Manager
9 2 (3.57%) Network Manager
9 2 (3.57%) Relationships Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.71%) Online Games
3 2 (3.57%) CESG
3 2 (3.57%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (3.57%) Replication
3 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.79%) RMADS
4 1 (1.79%) CMDB
4 1 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.79%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.79%) Contract for Difference
4 1 (1.79%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.79%) Derivative
4 1 (1.79%) Equities
4 1 (1.79%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.57%) Windows
2 14 (25.00%) UNIX
3 4 (7.14%) Linux
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 23 (41.07%) Risk Management
3 21 (37.50%) ITIL
4 19 (33.93%) Information Security
5 14 (25.00%) Resource Management
6 11 (19.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (14.29%) Project Management
8 7 (12.50%) Security Management
9 6 (10.71%) Change Management
9 6 (10.71%) Time Management
10 4 (7.14%) Performance Management
10 4 (7.14%) Data Protection
11 3 (5.36%) Release Management
11 3 (5.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (5.36%) Capacity Management
11 3 (5.36%) Configuration Management
11 3 (5.36%) GAP Analysis
11 3 (5.36%) Information Security Management
11 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.36%) Python
1 3 (5.36%) C++
1 3 (5.36%) Java
1 3 (5.36%) Perl
1 3 (5.36%) Ruby
2 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.79%) C
2 1 (1.79%) SQL
2 1 (1.79%) VB
2 1 (1.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) Degree
1 6 (10.71%) CISA
1 6 (10.71%) CISM
1 6 (10.71%) CISSP
2 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) MBA
3 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (51.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (14.29%) BS25999
3 7 (12.50%) COBIT
4 6 (10.71%) QA
5 4 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
6 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (14.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 3 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 8 (14.29%) Tivoli
3 3 (5.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (25.00%) Intel
2 8 (14.29%) Symantec
2 8 (14.29%) IBM
3 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.36%) JBoss
4 3 (5.36%) VMware
5 1 (1.79%) Citrix
5 1 (1.79%) SAP
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle
5 1 (1.79%) Capita