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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 56 57 55
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 3 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.55% 0.51% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.68% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £16.13 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+55.03% -41.36%
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
450 591 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 81.97% 75.00% 81.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 343 331
Median daily rate £370 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £195 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 7
Median hourly rate £38.00 £29.36 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.44% -16.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) VBScript
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Symantec
1 6 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (100.00%) BCP
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Publishing
1 6 (100.00%) SCCM
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) SANS
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) CISSP
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat

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 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Wintel Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) BCP
1 6 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (100.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) SANS
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Symantec
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat