The first table below looks at the demand for Business Continuity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Glasgow region.

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.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 65 73 60
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.28% 0.44% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.60% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Average daily rate £350 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £391 £355
% change year-on-year
-6.07% +10.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £17.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+54.41% -38.18%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
515 670 555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 73.26% 73.38% 71.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 370 313
Average daily rate £350 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 18
Average hourly rate £17.86 £10.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.60% -60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.14 £9.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Business Continuity
Scotland

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Continuity across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Business Continuity Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Business Continuity also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Continuity.

1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) Investment Management
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) Middleware
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Sage
4 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) IVR
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL V2
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Business Continuity also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Continuity. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Designer
1 2 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) IVR
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Investment Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V2
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Sage