The table below looks at the statistics for BCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 116 104 86
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -18
Contract jobs citing BCP 4 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.19% 0.16% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.23% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
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£475 £439 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.26% +17.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £360 £389
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.75 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1661 1319 1020
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 77.22% 71.11% 73.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 926 727 549
Average daily rate £380 £360 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 69 80
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.80 £97.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BCP across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

BCP
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

BCP Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing BCP 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 BCP.

1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) ISDN
2 4 (40.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) PBX
2 4 (40.00%) VoIP
2 4 (40.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (40.00%) Legal
2 4 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 4 (40.00%) IVR
2 4 (40.00%) CCNA
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) IP Telephony
2 4 (40.00%) Telemarketing
2 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 4 (40.00%) Capacity Management
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) AIX
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing BCP 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 BCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (10.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Project
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) ISDN
1 4 (40.00%) LAN
1 4 (40.00%) PBX
1 4 (40.00%) VoIP
1 4 (40.00%) WAN
1 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (40.00%) IP Telephony
1 4 (40.00%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (20.00%) SQLPlus
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Toad
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (40.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) VoIP Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Project Officer
2 2 (20.00%) VoIP Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management Officer
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) DBA
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 2 (20.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) IVR
2 2 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (20.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Business Continuity
1 4 (40.00%) Telemarketing
1 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (40.00%) Capacity Management
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Perl
1 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
1 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (20.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) CCNA
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Lotus