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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity Management
Rank 555 543 578
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +35
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity Management 18 28 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.058% 0.013%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.046% 0.078% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 6
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.91% -42.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £482 £913
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £320 £875
% change year-on-year
+34.76% -63.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Average hourly rate £70.00 £19.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+258.97% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £70.00 £19.50 -
% change year-on-year
+258.97% -
Business Continuity Management
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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
38820 35961 39230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.48% 74.48% 72.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 24656 22601 23180
Average daily rate £413 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.48% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1106 1012 1434
Average hourly rate £23.50 £29.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.96% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 16 September 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 16 September 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
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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 +11 8 £476 +7.32% 1
South East -9 8 £475 +37.68%
South West - 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £388 -
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -
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Business Continuity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 45 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 16 (35.56%) ITIL
3 15 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (28.89%) Finance
5 11 (24.44%) Risk Management
6 10 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (20.00%) Information Security
7 9 (20.00%) Banking
8 8 (17.78%) CISA
8 8 (17.78%) CISM
8 8 (17.78%) Java
8 8 (17.78%) UNIX
9 6 (13.33%) Windows
9 6 (13.33%) Linux
9 6 (13.33%) CISSP
9 6 (13.33%) Degree
9 6 (13.33%) Security Management
9 6 (13.33%) VMware
10 5 (11.11%) Investment Banking
10 5 (11.11%) BCP
10 5 (11.11%) Project Management
10 5 (11.11%) Change Management
10 5 (11.11%) MS Office
11 4 (8.89%) Oracle
11 4 (8.89%) Perl
11 4 (8.89%) C++
11 4 (8.89%) Tomcat
11 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
11 4 (8.89%) SLA
11 4 (8.89%) Configuration Management

Business Continuity Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 4 (8.89%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.67%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.67%) Apache
3 1 (2.22%) IIS
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Office
2 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) VoIP
1 3 (6.67%) SAN
1 3 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) ClearCase
1 1 (2.22%) CruiseControl
General
1 13 (28.89%) Finance
2 9 (20.00%) Banking
3 5 (11.11%) Investment Banking
4 4 (8.89%) Retail
5 3 (6.67%) Front Office
6 2 (4.44%) Back Office
6 2 (4.44%) Military
7 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
7 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
7 1 (2.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (20.00%) Consultant
1 9 (20.00%) Business Continuity Manager
1 9 (20.00%) Business Manager
2 5 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 4 (8.89%) Analyst
3 4 (8.89%) Administrator
3 4 (8.89%) Business Consultant
3 4 (8.89%) Business Continuity Consultant
4 3 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Programme Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Information Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Security Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Security Officer
5 2 (4.44%) CLAS Consultant
5 2 (4.44%) Development Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Information Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) J2EE
2 1 (2.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (4.44%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.44%) CESG
3 2 (4.44%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (4.44%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.44%) RMADS
4 1 (2.22%) FMCG
4 1 (2.22%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) UNIX
2 6 (13.33%) Windows
2 6 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 16 (35.56%) ITIL
3 11 (24.44%) Risk Management
4 10 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (20.00%) Information Security
6 6 (13.33%) Security Management
7 5 (11.11%) BCP
7 5 (11.11%) Project Management
7 5 (11.11%) Change Management
8 4 (8.89%) Configuration Management
8 4 (8.89%) Resource Management
9 3 (6.67%) Problem Management
9 3 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
9 3 (6.67%) Performance Management
9 3 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.67%) Release Management
9 3 (6.67%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) Java
2 4 (8.89%) Perl
2 4 (8.89%) C++
3 3 (6.67%) Ruby
3 3 (6.67%) Python
4 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.44%) C
5 1 (2.22%) C#
5 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.22%) SQL
5 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) CISA
1 8 (17.78%) CISM
2 6 (13.33%) CISSP
2 6 (13.33%) Degree
3 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.44%) CRISC
4 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.44%) MBA
5 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.89%) SLA
3 3 (6.67%) QA
4 2 (4.44%) COBIT
5 1 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (2.22%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) NetBackup
2 3 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) VMware
2 4 (8.89%) Intel
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle
3 3 (6.67%) Sybase
3 3 (6.67%) HP
3 3 (6.67%) JBoss
3 3 (6.67%) NetApp
3 3 (6.67%) SolarWinds
4 2 (4.44%) 3PAR
4 2 (4.44%) Citrix
5 1 (2.22%) Perforce
5 1 (2.22%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.22%) IBM
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.22%) Sun
5 1 (2.22%) Dell
5 1 (2.22%) SAP