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 4 December 2016 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 403 367 400
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +33
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 207 270 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.45% 0.53% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.65% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 163 138
Median daily rate £413 £425 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +15.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £300 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 11
Median hourly rate £31.55 £17.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.28% -41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.79 £15.07 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.31 £31.60 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.55 £16.13 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+95.65% -41.36%
Business Continuity
UK

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
37885 41254 40531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.84% 81.42% 77.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 25383 27169 26769
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 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 995 1228 1147
Median hourly rate £29.00 £30.90 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.14% +28.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £48.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 4 December 2016.

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 4 December 2016.

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 4 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -35 72 £425 - 23
South East +5 48 £425 +1.67% 14
West Midlands -18 21 £415 -7.72% 4
South West +5 19 £230 -40.83% 4
North West +11 16 £334 -26.84% 8
Yorkshire +19 11 £730 +76.96% 1
North East -21 10 £600 +94.55%
East of England +8 9 £400 -21.56% 5
East Midlands -17 1 £525 +40.00% 2
Business Continuity
UK

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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.

1 164 (36.77%) Disaster Recovery
2 141 (31.61%) ITIL
3 106 (23.77%) Finance
4 99 (22.20%) Project Management
5 90 (20.18%) Microsoft
6 87 (19.51%) Windows
7 81 (18.16%) Service Management
8 78 (17.49%) Service Delivery
9 77 (17.26%) Business Continuity Planning
10 76 (17.04%) BCP
11 66 (14.80%) Security Cleared
12 64 (14.35%) Analytical Skills
13 58 (13.00%) Information Security
14 54 (12.11%) VMware
15 52 (11.66%) SC Cleared
16 51 (11.43%) Data Centre
16 51 (11.43%) Management Information System
16 51 (11.43%) Active Directory
17 50 (11.21%) Problem Management
18 49 (10.99%) Incident Management
19 47 (10.54%) Oracle
19 47 (10.54%) Change Management
19 47 (10.54%) Risk Management
20 46 (10.31%) SQL Server
21 45 (10.09%) SQL
21 45 (10.09%) Migration
22 42 (9.42%) Stakeholder Management
22 42 (9.42%) Banking
23 41 (9.19%) Windows Server
24 40 (8.97%) Agile Software Development

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 23 (5.16%) SharePoint
2 21 (4.71%) IIS
3 11 (2.47%) MS Exchange
4 10 (2.24%) WebSphere
5 8 (1.79%) Tuxedo
6 6 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (1.35%) Skype for Business
7 4 (0.90%) Apache
7 4 (0.90%) CMS
7 4 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.90%) MQSeries
8 3 (0.67%) Apache Pig
8 3 (0.67%) SAS
8 3 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.45%) Confluence
9 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.45%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 27 (6.05%) MS Excel
2 22 (4.93%) MS Office
3 10 (2.24%) MS Project
4 9 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.35%) InfoPath
5 6 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.45%) GNU Octave
6 2 (0.45%) InDesign
6 2 (0.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.57%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.90%) BigMachines
4 4 (0.90%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (0.67%) BPCS
6 2 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.45%) Sage X3
7 1 (0.22%) Bankmaster
7 1 (0.22%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.22%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 1 (0.22%) Maximo
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 31 (6.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (3.36%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (2.91%) SaaS
4 5 (1.12%) IaaS
4 5 (1.12%) PaaS
5 4 (0.90%) Office 365
6 3 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.22%) Heroku
8 1 (0.22%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.38%) Firewall
2 20 (4.48%) SAN
3 18 (4.04%) DHCP
4 17 (3.81%) WAN
5 12 (2.69%) LAN
6 11 (2.47%) TCP/IP
7 10 (2.24%) Intranet
8 9 (2.02%) Extranet
9 8 (1.79%) DNS
9 8 (1.79%) VPN
10 7 (1.57%) SSL
11 6 (1.35%) Internet
11 6 (1.35%) Network Security
12 5 (1.12%) IPsec
13 4 (0.90%) Intrusion Detection
13 4 (0.90%) PBX
13 4 (0.90%) Skype
13 4 (0.90%) SMTP
13 4 (0.90%) VoIP
14 3 (0.67%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (10.31%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (2.47%) MySQL
4 10 (2.24%) Big Data
4 10 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (2.02%) Hadoop
5 9 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (1.79%) OLAP
6 8 (1.79%) Relational Database
6 8 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (1.57%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.35%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.35%) OLTP
8 6 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.90%) DataStage
9 4 (0.90%) IBM InfoSphere
9 4 (0.90%) MS Access
9 4 (0.90%) Oracle Database
9 4 (0.90%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 11 (2.47%) JIRA
2 9 (2.02%) Jenkins
3 7 (1.57%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.45%) Selenium
6 1 (0.22%) JMeter
6 1 (0.22%) NeoLoad
6 1 (0.22%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.22%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.22%) Zephyr
General
1 106 (23.77%) Finance
2 42 (9.42%) Banking
3 24 (5.38%) Investment Banking
4 13 (2.91%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.69%) Military
6 9 (2.02%) Marketing
7 8 (1.79%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.57%) Legal
9 6 (1.35%) Billing
9 6 (1.35%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.12%) Retail
11 4 (0.90%) Front Office
12 3 (0.67%) Law
13 2 (0.45%) Advertising
13 2 (0.45%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.22%) Automotive
14 1 (0.22%) Back Office
14 1 (0.22%) Local Government
14 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 61 (13.68%) Analyst
2 53 (11.88%) Architect
3 35 (7.85%) Security Manager
4 34 (7.62%) Project Manager
5 24 (5.38%) Service Manager
6 22 (4.93%) Consultant
6 22 (4.93%) Solutions Architect
7 21 (4.71%) Administrator
7 21 (4.71%) Support Engineer
8 13 (2.91%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 12 (2.69%) Applications Architect
9 12 (2.69%) Business Continuity Analyst
9 12 (2.69%) Business Continuity Manager
9 12 (2.69%) IT Manager
9 12 (2.69%) Problem Manager
9 12 (2.69%) Team Leader
10 11 (2.47%) Disaster Recovery Manager
10 11 (2.47%) Security Assurance Manager
10 11 (2.47%) Security Project Manager
11 10 (2.24%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (6.50%) Middleware
2 12 (2.69%) .NET
3 8 (1.79%) Web Services
4 4 (0.90%) RESTful
5 3 (0.67%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.67%) CSS
5 3 (0.67%) FIX Protocol
5 3 (0.67%) HTML
5 3 (0.67%) jQuery
5 3 (0.67%) LAMP
5 3 (0.67%) SAML
5 3 (0.67%) WAP
6 2 (0.45%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.45%) Ajax
6 2 (0.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (0.45%) HTML5
6 2 (0.45%) MDX
7 1 (0.22%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.22%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.22%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 64 (14.35%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (11.43%) Data Centre
2 51 (11.43%) Management Information System
3 18 (4.04%) Computer Science
3 18 (4.04%) NHS
4 11 (2.47%) Replication
5 10 (2.24%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (1.79%) CESG
6 8 (1.79%) Public Cloud
7 7 (1.57%) PMI
8 6 (1.35%) Mainframe
8 6 (1.35%) Security Operations Centre
8 6 (1.35%) User Experience
9 5 (1.12%) BYOD
9 5 (1.12%) Clustering
9 5 (1.12%) Cyberthreat
9 5 (1.12%) Equities
9 5 (1.12%) Fat Client
9 5 (1.12%) Performance Metrics
9 5 (1.12%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 87 (19.51%) Windows
2 41 (9.19%) Windows Server
3 39 (8.74%) Linux
4 30 (6.73%) Unix
5 20 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (1.57%) AIX
6 7 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.12%) Android
7 5 (1.12%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (1.12%) Solaris
7 5 (1.12%) Windows 10
7 5 (1.12%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.67%) CentOS
9 3 (0.67%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.45%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.22%) HPUX
11 1 (0.22%) MVS
11 1 (0.22%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (36.77%) Disaster Recovery
2 141 (31.61%) ITIL
3 99 (22.20%) Project Management
4 81 (18.16%) Service Management
5 78 (17.49%) Service Delivery
6 77 (17.26%) Business Continuity Planning
7 76 (17.04%) BCP
8 58 (13.00%) Information Security
9 50 (11.21%) Problem Management
10 49 (10.99%) Incident Management
11 47 (10.54%) Change Management
11 47 (10.54%) Risk Management
12 45 (10.09%) Migration
13 42 (9.42%) Stakeholder Management
14 40 (8.97%) Agile Software Development
14 40 (8.97%) PRINCE2
15 39 (8.74%) Continuous Improvement
16 38 (8.52%) Business Continuity Management
17 33 (7.40%) Cybersecurity
18 32 (7.17%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (10.09%) SQL
2 14 (3.14%) Java
2 14 (3.14%) PowerShell
2 14 (3.14%) T-SQL
3 13 (2.91%) C#
4 12 (2.69%) C
5 9 (2.02%) VB
6 7 (1.57%) VBScript
7 6 (1.35%) Python
8 5 (1.12%) Shell Script
9 4 (0.90%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.45%) Perl
11 1 (0.22%) ABAP
11 1 (0.22%) JCL
11 1 (0.22%) REXX
11 1 (0.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 66 (14.80%) Security Cleared
2 52 (11.66%) SC Cleared
3 39 (8.74%) Degree
4 23 (5.16%) CISSP
5 19 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (3.14%) CISM
7 11 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 10 (2.24%) BPSS Clearance
8 10 (2.24%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (2.24%) PMI Certification
9 8 (1.79%) CISA
9 8 (1.79%) MCSE
10 7 (1.57%) CCNA
11 6 (1.35%) PMP
12 5 (1.12%) CEH
12 5 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (0.90%) GCIA
13 4 (0.90%) GCIH
13 4 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (7.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 35 (7.85%) SLA
2 18 (4.04%) PCI DSS
3 17 (3.81%) ISO22301
4 12 (2.69%) Disclosure Scotland
5 9 (2.02%) QA
6 8 (1.79%) RMADS
7 7 (1.57%) COBIT
8 6 (1.35%) BS25999
9 4 (0.90%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 2 (0.45%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.45%) ISO27002
11 1 (0.22%) COSO
11 1 (0.22%) CRD IV
11 1 (0.22%) MiFID
11 1 (0.22%) NEBOSH
11 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 51 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 39 (8.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (4.48%) XenApp
3 20 (4.48%) XenDesktop
4 17 (3.81%) XenServer
5 15 (3.36%) Microsoft App-V
6 13 (2.91%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (0.67%) Docker
7 3 (0.67%) HDFS
8 2 (0.45%) DFS Replication
8 2 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.45%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.22%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.22%) Squid
9 1 (0.22%) UAG
9 1 (0.22%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (3.36%) XenMobile
2 14 (3.14%) SafeCom
3 13 (2.91%) EdgeSight
4 11 (2.47%) Puppet
5 10 (2.24%) Ansible
6 7 (1.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 5 (1.12%) SCCM
8 4 (0.90%) Cisco Prime
8 4 (0.90%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.67%) Ambari
9 3 (0.67%) Hadoop YARN
9 3 (0.67%) Oozie
9 3 (0.67%) SCOM
10 2 (0.45%) Cisco IPCC
10 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (0.45%) Nagios
10 2 (0.45%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (0.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 90 (20.18%) Microsoft
2 54 (12.11%) VMware
3 47 (10.54%) Oracle
4 38 (8.52%) SAP
5 33 (7.40%) HP
6 26 (5.83%) Cisco
7 25 (5.61%) Citrix
8 16 (3.59%) IBM
9 14 (3.14%) AppSense
9 14 (3.14%) ThinPrint
10 9 (2.02%) CheckPoint
10 9 (2.02%) Remedy
10 9 (2.02%) Sybase
11 8 (1.79%) Red Hat
12 7 (1.57%) BMC
12 7 (1.57%) EMC
12 7 (1.57%) NetApp
13 6 (1.35%) Dell
13 6 (1.35%) Juniper
14 5 (1.12%) Sun
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