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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 59 61 67
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 3 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.48% 0.69% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.84% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £513 £420 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.02% +75.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+9.06% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.70 £25.65 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-23.18% +22.11%
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
498 717 662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 79.17% 82.51% 81.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 352 298
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 22 8
Median hourly rate £15.25 £39.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.89% +116.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.40 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £58.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) Publishing
4 2 (40.00%) Service Management
4 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) Change Management
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) MCSE
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) VBScript
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) MCP
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Symantec
4 2 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (40.00%) BCP
4 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) ServiceNow
4 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity Management
4 2 (40.00%) Front Office

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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Front Office
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Director
2 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) BCP
1 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity Management
1 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity Planning
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Data Privacy
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (40.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) MCP
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) SANS
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) ServiceNow
1 2 (40.00%) Symantec
2 1 (20.00%) Bloomberg
2 1 (20.00%) FactSet
2 1 (20.00%) Fidessa
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Reuters