The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 52 62 56
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 3 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.48% 0.90% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 1.10% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate £213 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £399 £370
% change year-on-year
+0.29% +7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.09 £30.50 £14.25
% change year-on-year
-47.24% +114.03%
Business Continuity
Scotland

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
481 636 474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 77.58% 81.54% 79.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 389 233
Average daily rate £330 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 8
Average hourly rate £33.36 £15.77 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.50% +5.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.10 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.41 £27.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Business Continuity Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 3 (60.00%) Change Management
1 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity Management
2 2 (40.00%) IaaS
2 2 (40.00%) SaaS
2 2 (40.00%) PaaS
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) MCP
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Front Office
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) IaaS
1 2 (40.00%) PaaS
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Front Office
1 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Change Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Business Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Change Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity Management
1 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow