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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 55 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.51% 0.45% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £450 £420 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £378 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.62% -0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £26.75 £33.90
% change year-on-year
-0.93% -21.09%
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
482 738 676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 82.11% 82.46% 81.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 377 332
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 13
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.35 £14.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 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 28 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) VBScript
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec
2 3 (75.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (75.00%) BCP
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Publishing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Privacy
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) SANS
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Intranet
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Information Management
3 1 (25.00%) Degree

Business Continuity
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 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Wintel Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Director
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) BCP
1 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Data Privacy
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (75.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) SANS
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat