The table below looks at the statistics for BCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 50 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BCP 7 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.25% - 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% - 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Median daily rate £400 - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year
- -26.13%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
482 495 664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 86.23% 80.75% 83.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 260 403
Median daily rate £350 £338 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 14
Median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £16.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +95.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.39 £30.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.77 £49.41 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

BCP
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

BCP Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

BCP
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BCP 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for BCP.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) VBScript
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Symantec
1 7 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Publishing
1 7 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) SCCM
1 7 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 7 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 10
3 5 (71.43%) Firewall
4 4 (57.14%) Network Security
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) CISSP
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (14.29%) SANS

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Network Security
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Security Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Security Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Wintel Consultant
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 7 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 7 (100.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CISSP
1 1 (14.29%) SANS
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 7 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Symantec
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat