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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Continuity
UK / England
Rank 394 371 382
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +11
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 184 227 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.48% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.58% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 160 151
Median daily rate £400 £391 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.23% -1.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £381
% change year-on-year
- +4.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 4
Median hourly rate £38.00 £16.09 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+136.17% -56.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £16.09 £28.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.90 £16.09 £38.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £16.09 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+95.77% -56.21%

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
34870 38985 38045
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.97% 82.80% 79.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 23337 25837 24375
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 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 863 1056 1033
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -8 58 £445 +18.66% 18
South East +16 53 £419 - 13
Yorkshire +26 13 £469 -5.30% 5
North East - 13 £400 - 2
East of England -3 12 £400 +14.28% 5
West Midlands -3 10 £431 +7.81% 2
North West +16 9 £363 -3.33% 4
East Midlands -5 8 £375 -16.66% 2
South West -16 5 £428 +14.00% 2
Midlands +3 2 £600 +33.33%
Business Continuity
UK

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 140 (35.62%) Disaster Recovery
2 108 (27.48%) ITIL
3 86 (21.88%) Finance
4 67 (17.05%) Windows
5 65 (16.54%) Microsoft
6 62 (15.78%) Business Continuity Planning
7 58 (14.76%) Project Management
8 57 (14.50%) BCP
8 57 (14.50%) Information Security
9 55 (13.99%) Service Management
10 53 (13.49%) SQL
11 52 (13.23%) Service Delivery
12 49 (12.47%) Oracle
12 49 (12.47%) Incident Management
13 47 (11.96%) Security Cleared
14 46 (11.70%) Data Centre
14 46 (11.70%) Linux
15 45 (11.45%) Change Management
16 44 (11.20%) Problem Management
17 43 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
17 43 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
18 42 (10.69%) Management Information System
19 36 (9.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
20 35 (8.91%) Banking
21 34 (8.65%) PRINCE2
21 34 (8.65%) SQL Server
21 34 (8.65%) SC Cleared
21 34 (8.65%) Continuous Improvement
22 31 (7.89%) SLA
22 31 (7.89%) VMware

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 22 (5.60%) IIS
2 18 (4.58%) SharePoint
3 11 (2.80%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (0.76%) Apache Pig
5 3 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (0.76%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.51%) Apache
6 2 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.51%) CMS
6 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.51%) MQSeries
6 2 (0.51%) NetWeaver
6 2 (0.51%) SAS
6 2 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.25%) IBM Domino
7 1 (0.25%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 30 (7.63%) MS Excel
2 19 (4.83%) MS Office
3 9 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.53%) MS Project
5 4 (1.02%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (1.27%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.02%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (0.76%) BPCS
3 3 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.25%) Bankmaster
4 1 (0.25%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.25%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (5.60%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (3.82%) Office 365
4 9 (2.29%) IaaS
4 9 (2.29%) PaaS
5 8 (2.04%) SaaS
6 3 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.51%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.51%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.25%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 30 (7.63%) Firewall
2 13 (3.31%) WAN
3 12 (3.05%) LAN
4 11 (2.80%) SAN
5 8 (2.04%) Network Security
6 7 (1.78%) TCP/IP
6 7 (1.78%) VPN
7 5 (1.27%) BGP
7 5 (1.27%) DNS
7 5 (1.27%) Intranet
8 4 (1.02%) Extranet
8 4 (1.02%) SSL
9 3 (0.76%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (0.76%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (0.76%) Kerberos
9 3 (0.76%) VLAN
10 2 (0.51%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (0.51%) IPsec
10 2 (0.51%) OSPF
10 2 (0.51%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (8.65%) SQL Server
2 26 (6.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (4.58%) Oracle Database
4 16 (4.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 16 (4.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (3.05%) Oracle Database 10g
5 12 (3.05%) Oracle9i Database
6 11 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (2.80%) MySQL
7 6 (1.53%) OLAP
8 4 (1.02%) DataStage
8 4 (1.02%) MS Access
8 4 (1.02%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.02%) OLTP
8 4 (1.02%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (1.02%) Oracle Exadata
8 4 (1.02%) Power BI
8 4 (1.02%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (3.56%) TeamCity
2 11 (2.80%) Jenkins
3 9 (2.29%) JIRA
4 7 (1.78%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.25%) GitLab
6 1 (0.25%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.25%) Subversion
6 1 (0.25%) Toad
6 1 (0.25%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 86 (21.88%) Finance
2 35 (8.91%) Banking
3 19 (4.83%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.56%) Front Office
5 13 (3.31%) Investment Banking
6 12 (3.05%) Military
7 11 (2.80%) Back Office
8 9 (2.29%) Retail
9 8 (2.04%) Legal
10 7 (1.78%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.76%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.76%) Marketing
11 3 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.51%) Law
13 1 (0.25%) Billing
13 1 (0.25%) French Language
13 1 (0.25%) Games
13 1 (0.25%) Local Government
13 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 88 (22.39%) Analyst
2 30 (7.63%) Architect
2 30 (7.63%) Consultant
2 30 (7.63%) Security Manager
3 23 (5.85%) Support Analyst
4 22 (5.60%) Project Manager
5 18 (4.58%) Solutions Architect
6 17 (4.33%) Service Manager
7 16 (4.07%) Applications Support
8 15 (3.82%) Technical Leader
9 13 (3.31%) Business Continuity Analyst
9 13 (3.31%) IT Manager
9 13 (3.31%) Support Engineer
10 12 (3.05%) Business Analyst
10 12 (3.05%) Business Continuity Manager
11 11 (2.80%) Operations Engineer
11 11 (2.80%) Security Assurance Manager
12 10 (2.54%) Business Manager
12 10 (2.54%) Problem Manager
12 10 (2.54%) Senior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.80%) Middleware
2 10 (2.54%) .NET
3 7 (1.78%) Web Services
4 4 (1.02%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (0.51%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.51%) HTML
5 2 (0.51%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.25%) CSS
6 1 (0.25%) DHTML
6 1 (0.25%) Flash
6 1 (0.25%) JSP
6 1 (0.25%) MDX
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.25%) XML
6 1 (0.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 46 (11.70%) Data Centre
2 43 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (10.69%) Management Information System
4 14 (3.56%) NHS
5 12 (3.05%) Mainframe
6 8 (2.04%) Equities
6 8 (2.04%) Public Cloud
7 7 (1.78%) Replication
8 5 (1.27%) BYOD
8 5 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
8 5 (1.27%) Fat Client
8 5 (1.27%) Thin Client
8 5 (1.27%) User Experience
9 4 (1.02%) Clustering
9 4 (1.02%) Oracle Exalytics
9 4 (1.02%) PMI
9 4 (1.02%) Tandem
9 4 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.76%) e-Learning
10 3 (0.76%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 67 (17.05%) Windows
2 46 (11.70%) Linux
3 29 (7.38%) Windows Server
4 28 (7.12%) Unix
5 6 (1.53%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.27%) AIX
6 5 (1.27%) VME
7 4 (1.02%) Android
7 4 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.76%) Solaris
8 3 (0.76%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.76%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.51%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.25%) CentOS
10 1 (0.25%) HPUX
10 1 (0.25%) MVS
10 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (35.62%) Disaster Recovery
2 108 (27.48%) ITIL
3 62 (15.78%) Business Continuity Planning
4 58 (14.76%) Project Management
5 57 (14.50%) BCP
5 57 (14.50%) Information Security
6 55 (13.99%) Service Management
7 52 (13.23%) Service Delivery
8 49 (12.47%) Incident Management
9 45 (11.45%) Change Management
10 44 (11.20%) Problem Management
11 43 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
12 34 (8.65%) Continuous Improvement
12 34 (8.65%) PRINCE2
13 30 (7.63%) Configuration Management
14 29 (7.38%) Security Management
15 28 (7.12%) Migration
15 28 (7.12%) Risk Management
16 26 (6.62%) Business Continuity Management
16 26 (6.62%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (13.49%) SQL
2 19 (4.83%) T-SQL
3 17 (4.33%) Java
3 17 (4.33%) PowerShell
4 13 (3.31%) VBScript
5 12 (3.05%) C
6 10 (2.54%) C#
7 6 (1.53%) VB
8 5 (1.27%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.02%) Python
10 2 (0.51%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.51%) C++
10 2 (0.51%) Perl
10 2 (0.51%) Ruby
11 1 (0.25%) COBOL
11 1 (0.25%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.25%) PHP
11 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.25%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 47 (11.96%) Security Cleared
2 34 (8.65%) SC Cleared
3 25 (6.36%) CISSP
4 22 (5.60%) Degree
5 18 (4.58%) ITIL Certification
6 16 (4.07%) CISM
7 12 (3.05%) CISA
8 11 (2.80%) Avaya Certification
8 11 (2.80%) BPSS Clearance
9 10 (2.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (1.78%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (1.78%) PMI Certification
11 6 (1.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 5 (1.27%) BC Cleared
12 5 (1.27%) CCNA
12 5 (1.27%) ISEB
12 5 (1.27%) SSCP
13 4 (1.02%) CRISC
13 4 (1.02%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (9.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (7.89%) SLA
3 16 (4.07%) Disclosure Scotland
4 14 (3.56%) ISO22301
4 14 (3.56%) PCI DSS
5 9 (2.29%) RMADS
6 8 (2.04%) PMO
7 7 (1.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (1.53%) QA
9 5 (1.27%) BS25999
10 4 (1.02%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 3 (0.76%) Cyber Essentials
11 3 (0.76%) GDPR
12 2 (0.51%) COBIT
12 2 (0.51%) Data Quality
12 2 (0.51%) ISO 9001
13 1 (0.25%) COSO
13 1 (0.25%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.25%) JSP 440
13 1 (0.25%) MiFID
System Software
1 26 (6.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (6.36%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.02%) Docker
4 3 (0.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (0.76%) HDFS
5 2 (0.51%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.51%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 2 (0.51%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.51%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.51%) XenApp
5 2 (0.51%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.51%) XenServer
6 1 (0.25%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (3.05%) Control-M
2 9 (2.29%) Puppet
3 6 (1.53%) Ansible
3 6 (1.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.02%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.76%) Ambari
5 3 (0.76%) Hadoop YARN
5 3 (0.76%) Oozie
6 2 (0.51%) Cisco IPCC
6 2 (0.51%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (0.51%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.51%) SCCM
6 2 (0.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.51%) Unicenter
6 2 (0.51%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.25%) SCOM
7 1 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 65 (16.54%) Microsoft
2 49 (12.47%) Oracle
3 31 (7.89%) VMware
4 20 (5.09%) Cisco
5 17 (4.33%) Avaya
6 14 (3.56%) HP
7 12 (3.05%) SAP
8 10 (2.54%) Citrix
8 10 (2.54%) IBM
8 10 (2.54%) Remedy
9 8 (2.04%) NetApp
9 8 (2.04%) Sybase
10 6 (1.53%) Cognos
11 5 (1.27%) BMC
11 5 (1.27%) Dell
11 5 (1.27%) Juniper
12 4 (1.02%) Hyperion
12 4 (1.02%) Intel
12 4 (1.02%) JD Edwards
13 3 (0.76%) CheckPoint
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