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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank - 56 41
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 0.59% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.83% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £399 £370
% change year-on-year
+0.29% +7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.09 £30.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-47.24% +117.85%
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
357 363 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 78.46% 71.04% 67.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 221 99
Average daily rate £415 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 24 16
Average hourly rate £39.27 £40.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.82% +185.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £27.50 £12.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.20 £44.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Continuity across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) SonicWALL
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Firmware
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Aruba
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Network Optimisation
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Cryptography

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) VLAN
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Network Optimisation
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Aruba
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) SonicWALL