The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.42% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£180 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £368 £365
% change year-on-year
-0.68% +0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £26.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+50.94% +55.88%
Business Continuity
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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 Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
172 161 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 71.67% 72.85% 66.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 97 90
Average daily rate £350 £375 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +23.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 15
Average hourly rate £11.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.28% -2.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Business Continuity Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Business Continuity
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Business Continuity Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) FreeBSD
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) SNMP
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) WMI
1 2 (50.00%) BCP
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) WSUS
2 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (25.00%) NHS
2 1 (25.00%) Thin Client

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) SNMP
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (25.00%) NHS
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) FreeBSD
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) BCP
1 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) WMI
2 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) VMware