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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity Management
Rank 544 569 554
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -15
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity Management 37 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.080% 0.034% 0.037%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.098% 0.044% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 9
Average daily rate £250 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.39% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £354 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £475 £607
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £390
% change year-on-year
- +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.09 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.09 - -
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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
37890 36304 35043
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.52% 78.00% 77.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 25127 23515 21575
Average daily rate £430 £425 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £287 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1065 983 1106
Average hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.72 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.33 £48.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +1 14 £250 -37.50% 2
South East - 9 £450 -
Yorkshire -11 4 £375 -11.76% 1
West Midlands -14 4 £200 -52.94%
East of England - 3 - -
East Midlands - 2 £463 -
South West - 1 - - 2
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Business Continuity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 62 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 27 (43.55%) Information Security
3 26 (41.94%) Risk Management
4 22 (35.48%) Incident Management
5 19 (30.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 19 (30.65%) ITIL
6 18 (29.03%) VPN
6 18 (29.03%) Data Protection
7 17 (27.42%) Management Information System
8 16 (25.81%) Security Management
9 15 (24.19%) Windows
9 15 (24.19%) Information Assurance
10 14 (22.58%) Information Security Management
10 14 (22.58%) Firewall
11 13 (20.97%) Asset Management
11 13 (20.97%) ISMS
11 13 (20.97%) RMADS
12 12 (19.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 12 (19.35%) Legal
12 12 (19.35%) Oracle
13 11 (17.74%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (17.74%) Finance
13 11 (17.74%) Operations Management
13 11 (17.74%) PCI DSS
13 11 (17.74%) JSP 440
14 10 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
14 10 (16.13%) TCP/IP
15 9 (14.52%) Service Delivery
15 9 (14.52%) CISSP

Business Continuity Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 6 (9.68%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.61%) IBM Domino
2 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) MS Office
2 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) IBM PureFlex
2 1 (1.61%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 18 (29.03%) VPN
2 14 (22.58%) Firewall
3 10 (16.13%) TCP/IP
4 6 (9.68%) Wireless
5 5 (8.06%) DNS
5 5 (8.06%) Internet
5 5 (8.06%) LDAP
5 5 (8.06%) SSH
6 1 (1.61%) LAN
6 1 (1.61%) MPLS
6 1 (1.61%) Skype
6 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (19.35%) Legal
2 11 (17.74%) Finance
3 7 (11.29%) Banking
3 7 (11.29%) Front Office
3 7 (11.29%) Investment Banking
3 7 (11.29%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.45%) Billing
5 3 (4.84%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (20.97%) Security Specialist
2 10 (16.13%) Information Security Specialist
2 10 (16.13%) Information Specialist
2 10 (16.13%) IT Manager
3 7 (11.29%) Business Continuity Specialist
3 7 (11.29%) IT Services Manager
4 5 (8.06%) Analyst
4 5 (8.06%) Applications Support
4 5 (8.06%) Business Continuity Manager
4 5 (8.06%) Deskside Support
4 5 (8.06%) Information Manager
4 5 (8.06%) Programme Manager
4 5 (8.06%) Service Manager
4 5 (8.06%) Technical Support
5 4 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery Manager
5 4 (6.45%) Information Risk Manager
5 4 (6.45%) Risk Manager
5 4 (6.45%) Service Continuity Manager
6 3 (4.84%) Compliance Officer
6 3 (4.84%) IT Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) SAML
2 2 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.42%) Management Information System
2 7 (11.29%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.06%) Blackberry
3 5 (8.06%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.45%) Smart Meter
5 3 (4.84%) CESG
6 2 (3.23%) CESG CLAS
6 2 (3.23%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.61%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.61%) NHS
7 1 (1.61%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.19%) Windows
2 7 (11.29%) Linux
2 7 (11.29%) Windows 7
3 6 (9.68%) Windows Server
3 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (8.06%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.23%) Unix
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 27 (43.55%) Information Security
3 26 (41.94%) Risk Management
4 22 (35.48%) Incident Management
5 19 (30.65%) ITIL
6 18 (29.03%) Data Protection
7 16 (25.81%) Security Management
8 15 (24.19%) Information Assurance
9 14 (22.58%) Information Security Management
10 13 (20.97%) Asset Management
10 13 (20.97%) ISMS
11 11 (17.74%) Operations Management
11 11 (17.74%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (14.52%) Service Delivery
14 8 (12.90%) Analytics
14 8 (12.90%) Change Management
14 8 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (12.90%) PRINCE2
15 6 (9.68%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.29%) Java
2 4 (6.45%) SQL
3 2 (3.23%) C#
3 2 (3.23%) C++
3 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (14.52%) CISSP
2 7 (11.29%) Degree
2 7 (11.29%) MCSE
2 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (9.68%) CCNA
3 6 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (8.06%) MCSA
5 3 (4.84%) CISA
5 3 (4.84%) CISM
5 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.23%) CLAS
6 2 (3.23%) MCP
7 1 (1.61%) CISMP
7 1 (1.61%) CRISC
7 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (30.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (20.97%) RMADS
3 12 (19.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 11 (17.74%) JSP 440
4 11 (17.74%) PCI DSS
5 7 (11.29%) ISO22301
5 7 (11.29%) SLA
6 2 (3.23%) BS25999
7 1 (1.61%) COBIT
7 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 8 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (19.35%) Oracle
2 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.68%) Cisco
3 6 (9.68%) Lotus
4 5 (8.06%) Citrix
5 4 (6.45%) ServiceNow
6 2 (3.23%) IBM
7 1 (1.61%) NetApp
7 1 (1.61%) SAP
7 1 (1.61%) VMware