The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 52 54 50
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 1 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.22% 0.59% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.75% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £275 - £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £16.13 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+55.03% -35.50%
Business Continuity
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
350 402 369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 78.13% 79.45% 71.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 229 200
Median daily rate £425 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £298 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 19 14
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Business Continuity Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Business Continuity
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Continuity across the Gloucestershire region.

Business Continuity Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Business Continuity
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 1 £275 -
Business Continuity
South West

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 9 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) High Availability
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (60.00%) VBScript
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) NHS
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Database Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) People Management
4 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Replication

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) DBA
1 4 (80.00%) SQL DBA
2 3 (60.00%) Administrator
3 2 (40.00%) NHS DBA
4 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared DBA
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) NHS
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Facilities Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) People Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (60.00%) VBScript
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware