The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Continuity
UK / England
Rank 382 356 382
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +26
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 197 246 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.48% 0.54% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.66% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 170 132
Median daily rate £408 £413 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.21% +3.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £538 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 9
Median hourly rate £18.75 £26.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.90% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.36 £13.04 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.40 £42.80 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.87 £16.09 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+35.93% -35.64%

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
34178 37465 35875
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.43% 82.04% 78.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 22789 24561 23587
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 854 1091 969
Median hourly rate £33.00 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.75 £11.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Business Continuity as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in England

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Business Continuity Daily Rate Trend in England

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the England region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Business Continuity Daily Rate Histogram in England

Business Continuity
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Business Continuity Hourly Rate Trend in England

Business Continuity
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the England region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Business Continuity Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Business Continuity
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 Business Continuity within the England region over the 3 months to 17 January 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
London -16 67 £445 +4.70% 25
South East +13 44 £475 +11.76% 20
West Midlands -14 22 £415 -7.72% 4
Yorkshire +23 17 £715 +78.75% 7
South West +3 16 £230 -41.02% 3
North West +15 12 £350 -17.64% 4
East of England +4 9 £390 -23.52% 10
North East -15 7 £386 +30.13% 1
East Midlands -6 2 £453 +13.12%
Midlands -1 1 - - 1
Business Continuity
UK

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Continuity 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 Business Continuity.

1 153 (36.34%) Disaster Recovery
2 129 (30.64%) ITIL
3 109 (25.89%) Finance
4 78 (18.53%) Microsoft
5 77 (18.29%) Windows
6 74 (17.58%) Project Management
7 73 (17.34%) Service Management
8 64 (15.20%) Business Continuity Planning
9 61 (14.49%) Information Security
10 60 (14.25%) BCP
11 59 (14.01%) Service Delivery
12 53 (12.59%) SQL
12 53 (12.59%) Oracle
13 52 (12.35%) Change Management
13 52 (12.35%) Incident Management
14 51 (12.11%) Security Cleared
15 50 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
16 49 (11.64%) Data Centre
17 48 (11.40%) Problem Management
18 44 (10.45%) Linux
19 43 (10.21%) Management Information System
20 41 (9.74%) Risk Management
20 41 (9.74%) SQL Server
20 41 (9.74%) Banking
21 39 (9.26%) SC Cleared
22 38 (9.03%) PRINCE2
23 37 (8.79%) VMware
23 37 (8.79%) Agile Software Development
24 36 (8.55%) Active Directory
24 36 (8.55%) Continuous Improvement

Business Continuity
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 21 (4.99%) IIS
2 17 (4.04%) SharePoint
3 9 (2.14%) MS Exchange
3 9 (2.14%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.43%) Tuxedo
5 5 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (0.95%) MQSeries
6 4 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.71%) Apache
7 3 (0.71%) Apache Pig
7 3 (0.71%) CMS
7 3 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.71%) SAS
8 2 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.48%) NetWeaver
8 2 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.48%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.24%) Umbraco
Applications
1 30 (7.13%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.99%) MS Office
3 9 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.19%) MS Project
5 4 (0.95%) InfoPath
5 4 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.24%) InDesign
6 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (1.66%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.95%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.71%) BigMachines
4 3 (0.71%) BPCS
4 3 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.24%) Bankmaster
6 1 (0.24%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.24%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 25 (5.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.85%) Office 365
4 11 (2.61%) SaaS
5 7 (1.66%) IaaS
5 7 (1.66%) PaaS
6 3 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.24%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.24%) Heroku
7 1 (0.24%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.46%) Firewall
2 20 (4.75%) SAN
3 13 (3.09%) WAN
4 11 (2.61%) LAN
5 8 (1.90%) Network Security
6 7 (1.66%) DHCP
7 6 (1.43%) DNS
7 6 (1.43%) VPN
8 5 (1.19%) Intranet
9 4 (0.95%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (0.95%) SSL
9 4 (0.95%) TCP/IP
10 3 (0.71%) BGP
10 3 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (0.71%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (0.71%) Extranet
10 3 (0.71%) Kerberos
10 3 (0.71%) PBX
10 3 (0.71%) VLAN
10 3 (0.71%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (9.74%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (2.85%) Oracle Database
5 11 (2.61%) MySQL
6 10 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (2.14%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.66%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (1.66%) Oracle9i Database
8 7 (1.66%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (1.43%) NoSQL
10 5 (1.19%) Big Data
10 5 (1.19%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.19%) OLAP
10 5 (1.19%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (0.95%) DataStage
11 4 (0.95%) IBM InfoSphere
11 4 (0.95%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (2.38%) Jenkins
2 8 (1.90%) JIRA
2 8 (1.90%) TeamCity
3 7 (1.66%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.24%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 109 (25.89%) Finance
2 41 (9.74%) Banking
3 23 (5.46%) Investment Banking
4 17 (4.04%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.85%) Military
6 9 (2.14%) Front Office
7 8 (1.90%) Marketing
7 8 (1.90%) Retail
8 7 (1.66%) Legal
9 6 (1.43%) Billing
10 5 (1.19%) Back Office
10 5 (1.19%) Financial Institution
10 5 (1.19%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.48%) Law
11 2 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.24%) Advertising
12 1 (0.24%) Automotive
12 1 (0.24%) Games
12 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 82 (19.48%) Analyst
2 42 (9.98%) Architect
3 32 (7.60%) Security Manager
4 29 (6.89%) Project Manager
5 24 (5.70%) Consultant
6 22 (5.23%) Service Manager
7 17 (4.04%) Business Continuity Analyst
8 16 (3.80%) Solutions Architect
8 16 (3.80%) Support Analyst
9 15 (3.56%) Administrator
10 14 (3.33%) Applications Support
10 14 (3.33%) IT Manager
11 13 (3.09%) Business Continuity Manager
11 13 (3.09%) Support Engineer
12 11 (2.61%) Business Manager
12 11 (2.61%) DBA
12 11 (2.61%) Problem Manager
12 11 (2.61%) Security Assurance Manager
13 10 (2.38%) Team Leader
14 9 (2.14%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (5.23%) Middleware
2 11 (2.61%) .NET
3 3 (0.71%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (0.71%) RESTful
3 3 (0.71%) SAP Basis
3 3 (0.71%) Web Services
4 2 (0.48%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.24%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.24%) CSS
5 1 (0.24%) DHTML
5 1 (0.24%) Flash
5 1 (0.24%) HTML
5 1 (0.24%) jQuery
5 1 (0.24%) LAMP
5 1 (0.24%) MDX
5 1 (0.24%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.24%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 50 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (11.64%) Data Centre
3 43 (10.21%) Management Information System
4 19 (4.51%) NHS
5 10 (2.38%) Mainframe
5 10 (2.38%) Replication
6 8 (1.90%) Equities
6 8 (1.90%) Public Cloud
7 6 (1.43%) User Experience
7 6 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (1.19%) BYOD
8 5 (1.19%) Clustering
8 5 (1.19%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.19%) Cyberthreat
8 5 (1.19%) Fat Client
8 5 (1.19%) PMI
8 5 (1.19%) Thin Client
9 4 (0.95%) EMC VMAX
9 4 (0.95%) EMC VNX
9 4 (0.95%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 77 (18.29%) Windows
2 44 (10.45%) Linux
3 32 (7.60%) Windows Server
4 30 (7.13%) Unix
5 11 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (1.43%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.19%) AIX
8 5 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.95%) Android
9 4 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.95%) Solaris
9 4 (0.95%) VME
9 4 (0.95%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.71%) CentOS
10 3 (0.71%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.48%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.48%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (36.34%) Disaster Recovery
2 129 (30.64%) ITIL
3 74 (17.58%) Project Management
4 73 (17.34%) Service Management
5 64 (15.20%) Business Continuity Planning
6 61 (14.49%) Information Security
7 60 (14.25%) BCP
8 59 (14.01%) Service Delivery
9 52 (12.35%) Change Management
9 52 (12.35%) Incident Management
10 48 (11.40%) Problem Management
11 41 (9.74%) Risk Management
12 38 (9.03%) PRINCE2
13 37 (8.79%) Agile Software Development
14 36 (8.55%) Continuous Improvement
15 35 (8.31%) Migration
16 33 (7.84%) Security Management
16 33 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
17 32 (7.60%) Business Continuity Management
18 30 (7.13%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (12.59%) SQL
2 19 (4.51%) PowerShell
2 19 (4.51%) T-SQL
3 17 (4.04%) Java
4 14 (3.33%) C
5 13 (3.09%) VBScript
6 12 (2.85%) C#
7 9 (2.14%) VB
8 8 (1.90%) Python
9 4 (0.95%) Perl
9 4 (0.95%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.71%) Ruby
11 2 (0.48%) C++
11 2 (0.48%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.24%) ABAP
12 1 (0.24%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.24%) VB6
Qualifications
1 51 (12.11%) Security Cleared
2 39 (9.26%) SC Cleared
3 31 (7.36%) Degree
4 25 (5.94%) CISSP
5 20 (4.75%) ITIL Certification
6 18 (4.28%) CISM
7 11 (2.61%) CISA
8 9 (2.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 8 (1.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 8 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (1.90%) PMI Certification
10 7 (1.66%) BPSS Clearance
10 7 (1.66%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (1.66%) ISEB
11 5 (1.19%) BC Cleared
11 5 (1.19%) CCNA
11 5 (1.19%) MCSE
12 4 (0.95%) CEH
12 4 (0.95%) GCIA
12 4 (0.95%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (8.31%) SLA
2 34 (8.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (4.04%) PCI DSS
4 14 (3.33%) ISO22301
5 10 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
6 7 (1.66%) QA
6 7 (1.66%) RMADS
7 6 (1.43%) BS25999
8 5 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.71%) COBIT
10 2 (0.48%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.48%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 2 (0.48%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.48%) ISO27002
11 1 (0.24%) COSO
11 1 (0.24%) CRD IV
11 1 (0.24%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.24%) MiFID
11 1 (0.24%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 36 (8.55%) Active Directory
2 24 (5.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.43%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (1.43%) XenApp
3 6 (1.43%) XenDesktop
3 6 (1.43%) XenServer
4 5 (1.19%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.95%) Docker
6 3 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.71%) HDFS
7 2 (0.48%) DFS Replication
7 2 (0.48%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 2 (0.48%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.48%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (2.38%) Puppet
2 8 (1.90%) Ansible
3 7 (1.66%) Control-M
4 6 (1.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 6 (1.43%) XenMobile
5 5 (1.19%) EdgeSight
5 5 (1.19%) SafeCom
6 4 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.95%) SCCM
6 4 (0.95%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.71%) Ambari
7 3 (0.71%) Hadoop YARN
7 3 (0.71%) Oozie
8 2 (0.48%) Cisco IPCC
8 2 (0.48%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (0.48%) Nagios
8 2 (0.48%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.48%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (0.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 78 (18.53%) Microsoft
2 53 (12.59%) Oracle
3 37 (8.79%) VMware
4 25 (5.94%) SAP
5 23 (5.46%) Cisco
6 21 (4.99%) HP
7 13 (3.09%) IBM
8 12 (2.85%) Citrix
9 10 (2.38%) Remedy
9 10 (2.38%) Sybase
10 8 (1.90%) NetApp
11 7 (1.66%) BMC
11 7 (1.66%) EMC
12 6 (1.43%) Avaya
12 6 (1.43%) Cognos
12 6 (1.43%) Dell
13 5 (1.19%) AppSense
13 5 (1.19%) Juniper
13 5 (1.19%) Red Hat
13 5 (1.19%) Sun
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