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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 401 389 382
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 242 252 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.48% 0.48% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.59% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 160 149
Median daily rate £450 £370 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% -4.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £523 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £355 £380
% change year-on-year
+16.74% -6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 14
Median hourly rate £26.50 £27.50 £20.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.63% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £17.17 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.40 £102.50 £60.34
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £16.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+65.62% -23.80%
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
41809 42609 40117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.03% 80.40% 78.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 27858 28200 25340
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1000 1145 1121
Median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £22.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 25 August 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 -42 95 £494 +29.08% 20
South East -13 41 £500 +52.67% 12
North East +4 35 £233 -28.46%
South West +11 17 £329 -22.64% 6
West Midlands -30 14 £400 - 5
North West +15 11 £348 +15.83% 3
East Midlands +8 11 £550 -15.38% 1
Yorkshire +1 9 £538 +34.37% 8
East of England +15 6 £550 +72.54% 7
Midlands - 1 £450 -
Business Continuity
UK

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 194 (39.11%) ITIL
2 163 (32.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 141 (28.43%) Project Management
4 117 (23.59%) Finance
5 112 (22.58%) Windows
6 106 (21.37%) Service Delivery
6 106 (21.37%) Business Continuity Planning
7 101 (20.36%) Microsoft
8 100 (20.16%) Security Cleared
9 99 (19.96%) BCP
10 85 (17.14%) Risk Management
11 83 (16.73%) SC Cleared
12 82 (16.53%) VMware
13 78 (15.73%) Active Directory
14 77 (15.52%) Windows Server
15 75 (15.12%) SAP
16 73 (14.72%) Information Security
17 72 (14.52%) Degree
18 71 (14.31%) Management Information System
19 65 (13.10%) Citrix
19 65 (13.10%) VMware Infrastructure
20 62 (12.50%) HP
21 55 (11.09%) Problem Management
22 54 (10.89%) SQL Server
23 52 (10.48%) Stakeholder Management
23 52 (10.48%) XenApp
24 51 (10.28%) Windows Server 2008
24 51 (10.28%) Data Centre
25 49 (9.88%) Change Management
25 49 (9.88%) Service Management

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 41 (8.27%) IIS
2 30 (6.05%) SharePoint
3 19 (3.83%) MS Exchange
4 18 (3.63%) Skype for Business
5 14 (2.82%) WebSphere
6 12 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (2.22%) Apache
8 8 (1.61%) Confluence
8 8 (1.61%) Tuxedo
9 5 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (1.01%) OpenStack
10 4 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (0.81%) CMS
10 4 (0.81%) MQSeries
10 4 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.81%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 30 (6.05%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.03%) MS Office
3 16 (3.23%) MS Project
4 6 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.60%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.40%) GNU Octave
6 2 (0.40%) InDesign
6 2 (0.40%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.40%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.41%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.81%) BigMachines
4 3 (0.60%) Remedy AR System
5 2 (0.40%) Sage X3
6 1 (0.20%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.20%) Maximo
6 1 (0.20%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (2.82%) Office 365
3 10 (2.02%) SaaS
4 5 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.60%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 2 (0.40%) IaaS
7 1 (0.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.20%) GitHub
7 1 (0.20%) Heroku
7 1 (0.20%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.20%) PaaS
7 1 (0.20%) Rackspace Cloud
7 1 (0.20%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 48 (9.68%) Firewall
2 47 (9.48%) DHCP
3 29 (5.85%) SAN
4 21 (4.23%) DNS
5 19 (3.83%) WAN
6 16 (3.23%) Extranet
6 16 (3.23%) TCP/IP
7 15 (3.02%) LAN
8 14 (2.82%) Network Security
9 13 (2.62%) Internet
10 12 (2.42%) Intranet
10 12 (2.42%) VPN
11 10 (2.02%) NAS
12 9 (1.81%) Fibre Channel
12 9 (1.81%) Skype
12 9 (1.81%) VoIP
13 7 (1.41%) IPsec
13 7 (1.41%) SSL
14 6 (1.21%) BIG-IP
14 6 (1.21%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (10.89%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.81%) Big Data
2 9 (1.81%) Hadoop
2 9 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (1.41%) OLAP
4 7 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (1.41%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (1.21%) OLTP
6 5 (1.01%) MySQL
7 4 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.81%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.81%) SAP HANA
8 3 (0.60%) MS Access
8 3 (0.60%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (0.40%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (1.61%) JIRA
2 6 (1.21%) Selenium
3 5 (1.01%) JMeter
3 5 (1.01%) NeoLoad
3 5 (1.01%) Zephyr
4 2 (0.40%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.40%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.20%) Bower
5 1 (0.20%) Grunt
5 1 (0.20%) gulp
5 1 (0.20%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.20%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.20%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.20%) Vagrant
General
1 117 (23.59%) Finance
2 42 (8.47%) Banking
3 18 (3.63%) Telecoms
4 15 (3.02%) Investment Banking
5 13 (2.62%) Financial Institution
6 11 (2.22%) Retail
7 10 (2.02%) Legal
8 8 (1.61%) Marketing
9 6 (1.21%) Billing
10 4 (0.81%) Advertising
10 4 (0.81%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.81%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.60%) Back Office
11 3 (0.60%) Law
12 2 (0.40%) Automotive
12 2 (0.40%) International Banking
12 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.20%) Front Office
13 1 (0.20%) Local Government
13 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 65 (13.10%) Analyst
1 65 (13.10%) Architect
2 45 (9.07%) Support Engineer
3 40 (8.06%) Consultant
4 30 (6.05%) Project Manager
4 30 (6.05%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 27 (5.44%) Solutions Architect
6 26 (5.24%) Service Manager
7 22 (4.44%) Administrator
7 22 (4.44%) Security Manager
8 21 (4.23%) Security Analyst
9 18 (3.63%) Business Manager
9 18 (3.63%) IT Manager
9 18 (3.63%) Security Consultant
10 17 (3.43%) Business Continuity Manager
11 13 (2.62%) Business Continuity Analyst
11 13 (2.62%) Desktop Engineer
11 13 (2.62%) Information Security Manager
11 13 (2.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 12 (2.42%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (4.44%) Middleware
2 12 (2.42%) Web Services
3 11 (2.22%) .NET
4 7 (1.41%) HTML
5 5 (1.01%) .NET Framework
5 5 (1.01%) RESTful
5 5 (1.01%) XML
6 4 (0.81%) CSS
6 4 (0.81%) jQuery
6 4 (0.81%) SAML
7 3 (0.60%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.60%) HTML5
7 3 (0.60%) ISPF
7 3 (0.60%) LAMP
7 3 (0.60%) WAP
8 2 (0.40%) Ajax
8 2 (0.40%) AngularJS
8 2 (0.40%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.40%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (0.20%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 71 (14.31%) Management Information System
2 51 (10.28%) Data Centre
3 48 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (7.66%) Computer Science
5 16 (3.23%) Replication
6 13 (2.62%) CESG
7 11 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
8 10 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (2.02%) Mainframe
9 9 (1.81%) Clustering
9 9 (1.81%) Video Conferencing
10 8 (1.61%) NHS
11 7 (1.41%) Performance Metrics
11 7 (1.41%) Security Operations Centre
12 6 (1.21%) CMDB
13 5 (1.01%) Enterprise Storage
13 5 (1.01%) PMI
13 5 (1.01%) RSA SecurID
14 4 (0.81%) HP Storage
14 4 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 112 (22.58%) Windows
2 77 (15.52%) Windows Server
3 51 (10.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 49 (9.88%) Linux
5 46 (9.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 37 (7.46%) Unix
7 16 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (2.22%) Solaris
9 10 (2.02%) Windows Phone
10 9 (1.81%) Windows 7
10 9 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (1.41%) Oracle Linux
12 4 (0.81%) AIX
12 4 (0.81%) Android
12 4 (0.81%) CentOS
12 4 (0.81%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.60%) MVS
13 3 (0.60%) zOS
14 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (39.11%) ITIL
2 163 (32.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 141 (28.43%) Project Management
4 106 (21.37%) Business Continuity Planning
4 106 (21.37%) Service Delivery
5 99 (19.96%) BCP
6 85 (17.14%) Risk Management
7 73 (14.72%) Information Security
8 55 (11.09%) Problem Management
9 52 (10.48%) Stakeholder Management
10 49 (9.88%) Change Management
10 49 (9.88%) Service Management
11 44 (8.87%) Agile Software Development
12 40 (8.06%) Incident Management
12 40 (8.06%) Migration
13 37 (7.46%) Business Continuity Management
14 32 (6.45%) Data Protection
15 31 (6.25%) PRINCE2
16 28 (5.65%) Continuous Improvement
17 27 (5.44%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (7.46%) SQL
2 18 (3.63%) Python
3 14 (2.82%) PowerShell
4 13 (2.62%) Perl
5 11 (2.22%) T-SQL
6 9 (1.81%) C#
7 7 (1.41%) Shell Script
7 7 (1.41%) VBScript
8 6 (1.21%) Java
9 5 (1.01%) VB
10 4 (0.81%) JavaScript
11 3 (0.60%) C
11 3 (0.60%) JCL
11 3 (0.60%) REXX
12 2 (0.40%) Ruby
13 1 (0.20%) C++
Qualifications
1 100 (20.16%) Security Cleared
2 83 (16.73%) SC Cleared
3 72 (14.52%) Degree
4 29 (5.85%) CISSP
5 19 (3.83%) CISM
6 18 (3.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (2.82%) MCSE
8 12 (2.42%) CLAS
9 9 (1.81%) BPSS Clearance
10 8 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (1.41%) CESG Certified Professional
12 6 (1.21%) CCNA
12 6 (1.21%) ISEB
12 6 (1.21%) PMI Certification
13 5 (1.01%) BC Cleared
13 5 (1.01%) CEH
13 5 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 5 (1.01%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (7.46%) SLA
2 35 (7.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (4.84%) ISO22301
4 22 (4.44%) PCI DSS
5 14 (2.82%) COBIT
6 10 (2.02%) Government Security Classifications
6 10 (2.02%) QA
7 8 (1.61%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 7 (1.41%) ISO 9001
8 7 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 6 (1.21%) BS25999
10 5 (1.01%) Data Quality
10 5 (1.01%) RMADS
11 4 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
11 4 (0.81%) ISO 14001
12 2 (0.40%) BS7799
12 2 (0.40%) COSO
12 2 (0.40%) JSP 440
12 2 (0.40%) MiFID
12 2 (0.40%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 78 (15.73%) Active Directory
2 65 (13.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (10.48%) XenApp
4 45 (9.07%) XenDesktop
5 41 (8.27%) XenServer
6 33 (6.65%) Microsoft App-V
7 14 (2.82%) Hyper-V
8 12 (2.42%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (1.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 8 (1.61%) UAG
10 6 (1.21%) Virtual Desktop
11 5 (1.01%) VMware ESX
11 5 (1.01%) vSphere
12 4 (0.81%) NFS
13 3 (0.60%) Samba
13 3 (0.60%) Sendmail
13 3 (0.60%) Time Sharing Option
13 3 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
14 2 (0.40%) Docker
14 2 (0.40%) Squid
Systems Management
1 39 (7.86%) XenMobile
2 38 (7.66%) SafeCom
3 32 (6.45%) EdgeSight
4 21 (4.23%) Puppet
5 13 (2.62%) Backup Exec
6 11 (2.22%) Nagios
6 11 (2.22%) SCOM
7 9 (1.81%) Ansible
8 8 (1.61%) IBM BigFix
8 8 (1.61%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 7 (1.41%) SCCM
10 5 (1.01%) BMC PATROL
11 4 (0.81%) Cisco UCCX
12 3 (0.60%) NetBackup
12 3 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
12 3 (0.60%) WSUS
13 2 (0.40%) BladeLogic
13 2 (0.40%) Cisco Prime
13 2 (0.40%) Oracle RMAN
13 2 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 101 (20.36%) Microsoft
2 82 (16.53%) VMware
3 75 (15.12%) SAP
4 65 (13.10%) Citrix
5 62 (12.50%) HP
6 49 (9.88%) Oracle
7 38 (7.66%) ThinPrint
8 34 (6.85%) AppSense
9 27 (5.44%) Cisco
10 24 (4.84%) Red Hat
11 16 (3.23%) CheckPoint
12 15 (3.02%) IBM
13 11 (2.22%) BMC
14 10 (2.02%) F5
14 10 (2.02%) Symantec
15 8 (1.61%) Juniper
16 7 (1.41%) EMC
16 7 (1.41%) Mitel
16 7 (1.41%) Remedy
16 7 (1.41%) Sybase
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset, United Kingdom
XIST4 Recruitment
Rate: 280 to 300 per day GBP
Posted: 4 days ago
Clevedon, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Rate: 280 to 300 per day GBP
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hydrogen
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £545 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago