The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 August 2015 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Management
Rank 566 563 514
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -49
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity Management 19 13 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.037% 0.026% 0.062%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.047% 0.034% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 18
Average daily rate
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£300 £488 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £345 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £698 £800 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £500 £350
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +42.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £147.50 - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £147.50 - £19.50
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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
40181 37789 35076
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.87% 76.43% 75.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 26554 23781 21753
Average daily rate £425 £410 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1086 1099 1020
Average hourly rate £29.00 £24.12 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.23% -25.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.62 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £47.30 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.16% -14.51%

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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -14 9 £475 +1.33%
South East -12 8 £208 -
South West - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
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Business Continuity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 27 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
3 9 (33.33%) Finance
3 9 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (29.63%) Business Continuity Planning
4 8 (29.63%) BCP
5 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
6 6 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
6 6 (22.22%) BS25999
6 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
8 4 (14.81%) BC Cleared
8 4 (14.81%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (14.81%) Programme Management
8 4 (14.81%) Puppet
8 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
8 4 (14.81%) CISA
8 4 (14.81%) Information Security
8 4 (14.81%) Banking
8 4 (14.81%) Project Management
8 4 (14.81%) Linux
9 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
9 3 (11.11%) CISSP
9 3 (11.11%) SQL
9 3 (11.11%) ITIL
9 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
9 3 (11.11%) UNIX
9 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (11.11%) VMware

Business Continuity Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
2 9 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
3 2 (7.41%) MS Project
3 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) NetScaler
2 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.70%) SNMP
2 1 (3.70%) SAN
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Multimedia
3 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (14.81%) Analyst
2 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
2 3 (11.11%) Consultant
2 3 (11.11%) Administrator
2 3 (11.11%) Business Continuity Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) UNIX Administrator
3 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Security Consultant
3 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Supply Chain Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Procurement Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Risk Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Commercial Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (3.70%) Programme Manager
4 1 (3.70%) IT Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Security Specialist
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Cryptography
2 1 (3.70%) PKI
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) UNIX
3 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Solaris
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 8 (29.63%) BCP
2 8 (29.63%) Business Continuity Planning
3 6 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
4 4 (14.81%) Information Security
4 4 (14.81%) Programme Management
4 4 (14.81%) Project Management
4 4 (14.81%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Supplier Management
5 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Security Architecture
5 3 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 3 (11.11%) ITIL
5 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (11.11%) Data Privacy
6 2 (7.41%) DevOps
6 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
1 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 2 (7.41%) Korn
2 2 (7.41%) C-shell
2 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
2 2 (7.41%) Perl
3 1 (3.70%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) C++
3 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
3 4 (14.81%) BC Cleared
3 4 (14.81%) CISA
4 3 (11.11%) CISM
4 3 (11.11%) Degree
4 3 (11.11%) DV Cleared
4 3 (11.11%) CRISC
4 3 (11.11%) CISSP
5 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) BS25999
2 3 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.70%) XenApp
3 1 (3.70%) XenServer
3 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Puppet
2 2 (7.41%) CFEngine
3 1 (3.70%) XenMobile
3 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) VMware
3 2 (7.41%) Sun
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco
3 2 (7.41%) Veritas
3 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix
4 1 (3.70%) AppSense
4 1 (3.70%) Altiris
4 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow