The first table below looks at the demand for BCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 349 370 367
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -3
Contract jobs citing BCP 63 19 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.088% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.12% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 11 31
Average daily rate £415 £310 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.87% -31.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £280 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £470 £583
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £381 £351
% change year-on-year
-3.60% +8.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18535 16423 20573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.61% 76.02% 73.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13086 11421 13439
Average daily rate £430 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 222 328
Average hourly rate £24.00 £30.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +1.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £135.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
BCP
England

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in London

BCP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

BCP Daily Rate Trend in London

BCP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BCP across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

BCP Daily Rate Histogram in London

BCP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

BCP Hourly Rate Trend in London

BCP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BCP within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
City of London +1 17 £244 -40.90% 2
Docklands, London - - - -
BCP
England

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 39 (42.39%) Business Continuity
2 34 (36.96%) ITIL
2 34 (36.96%) Business Continuity Planning
3 33 (35.87%) Windows
4 32 (34.78%) Finance
5 29 (31.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 26 (28.26%) Microsoft
7 24 (26.09%) UNIX
8 22 (23.91%) SQL
8 22 (23.91%) Degree
9 21 (22.83%) Incident Management
10 20 (21.74%) Active Directory
11 19 (20.65%) Cisco
11 19 (20.65%) Performance Management
11 19 (20.65%) VMware
12 18 (19.57%) MS Exchange
13 17 (18.48%) VMware Infrastructure
14 16 (17.39%) Citrix
14 16 (17.39%) Service Delivery
15 15 (16.30%) Change Management
15 15 (16.30%) Blackberry
15 15 (16.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 14 (15.22%) Management Information System
16 14 (15.22%) Service Management
16 14 (15.22%) Relational Database
17 13 (14.13%) Project Management
17 13 (14.13%) SLA
17 13 (14.13%) Information Security
18 12 (13.04%) Oracle
19 11 (11.96%) Java

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 18 (19.57%) MS Exchange
2 15 (16.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 9 (9.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (8.70%) WebSphere
4 8 (8.70%) IIS
5 7 (7.61%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (7.61%) Tomcat
5 7 (7.61%) CICS
6 6 (6.52%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.26%) TIBCO EMS
7 3 (3.26%) MS Project Server
7 3 (3.26%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.09%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.61%) MS Office
3 4 (4.35%) MS Project
4 1 (1.09%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (6.52%) Temenos T24
2 1 (1.09%) SAP R/3
2 1 (1.09%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.17%) Office 365
2 1 (1.09%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.87%) Firewall
1 10 (10.87%) SAN
2 8 (8.70%) IP Telephony
3 6 (6.52%) LAN
3 6 (6.52%) WAN
4 4 (4.35%) Internet
5 3 (3.26%) Network Security
5 3 (3.26%) SSL
5 3 (3.26%) Wireless
6 2 (2.17%) MPLS
6 2 (2.17%) SNMP
6 2 (2.17%) VPN
6 2 (2.17%) DNS
7 1 (1.09%) BIG-IP
7 1 (1.09%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.09%) IPv4
7 1 (1.09%) IPv6
7 1 (1.09%) SMTP
7 1 (1.09%) DHCP
7 1 (1.09%) IKE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.22%) Relational Database
2 7 (7.61%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (5.43%) BusinessObjects XI
3 5 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.26%) Oracle OWB
5 3 (3.26%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.26%) DB2
5 3 (3.26%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (2.17%) MS Access
6 2 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.09%) QlikView
7 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.09%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.09%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (8.70%) JIRA
2 1 (1.09%) Eclipse
General
1 32 (34.78%) Finance
2 11 (11.96%) Banking
3 9 (9.78%) Back Office
3 9 (9.78%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.26%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.26%) Advertising
5 1 (1.09%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.09%) Retail
5 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.09%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 29 (31.52%) Analyst
2 11 (11.96%) Service Analyst
3 10 (10.87%) Support Engineer
3 10 (10.87%) Consultant
4 8 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (8.70%) Architect
4 8 (8.70%) Project Manager
5 6 (6.52%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (6.52%) Operations Analyst
5 6 (6.52%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (5.43%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (5.43%) Support Analyst
6 5 (5.43%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (4.35%) Applications Support
7 4 (4.35%) DBA
8 3 (3.26%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (3.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.26%) Services Delivery Analyst
8 3 (3.26%) Senior Manager
8 3 (3.26%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.70%) Web Services
2 5 (5.43%) J2EE
3 3 (3.26%) .NET
3 3 (3.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.30%) Blackberry
2 14 (15.22%) Management Information System
3 8 (8.70%) iPhone
4 6 (6.52%) Replication
5 5 (5.43%) Fat Client
5 5 (5.43%) Fixed Income
5 5 (5.43%) Thin Client
6 4 (4.35%) CESG
6 4 (4.35%) Derivative
7 3 (3.26%) Taxonomies
7 3 (3.26%) SWIFT
8 2 (2.17%) Visualisation
8 2 (2.17%) RMADS
9 1 (1.09%) Contract for Difference
9 1 (1.09%) Data Conversion
9 1 (1.09%) Data Integration
9 1 (1.09%) Equities
9 1 (1.09%) Clustering
9 1 (1.09%) CLARiiON
9 1 (1.09%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 33 (35.87%) Windows
2 24 (26.09%) UNIX
3 11 (11.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (10.87%) Solaris
5 8 (8.70%) Windows Mobile
5 8 (8.70%) Android
5 8 (8.70%) Windows XP
6 7 (7.61%) Linux
6 7 (7.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (7.61%) Apple iOS
7 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (5.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (42.39%) Business Continuity
2 34 (36.96%) ITIL
2 34 (36.96%) Business Continuity Planning
3 29 (31.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 21 (22.83%) Incident Management
5 19 (20.65%) Performance Management
6 16 (17.39%) Service Delivery
7 15 (16.30%) Change Management
8 14 (15.22%) Service Management
9 13 (14.13%) Project Management
9 13 (14.13%) Information Security
10 9 (9.78%) Migration
11 8 (8.70%) Problem Management
11 8 (8.70%) Release Management
11 8 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (7.61%) ERP
13 6 (6.52%) Capacity Management
13 6 (6.52%) Configuration Management
13 6 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (23.91%) SQL
2 11 (11.96%) Java
3 9 (9.78%) Korn
4 7 (7.61%) Bash Shell
5 5 (5.43%) Perl
6 2 (2.17%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.09%) VC++
7 1 (1.09%) C++
7 1 (1.09%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (23.91%) Degree
2 4 (4.35%) CCA
2 4 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.26%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.17%) CISA
4 2 (2.17%) CISSP
4 2 (2.17%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.09%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.09%) CCIE
5 1 (1.09%) CCNP
5 1 (1.09%) CCDP
5 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.09%) CISM
5 1 (1.09%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.13%) SLA
2 6 (6.52%) QA
3 5 (5.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.09%) COBIT
4 1 (1.09%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.09%) FATCA
4 1 (1.09%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 17 (18.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.70%) Hyper-V
3 8 (8.70%) XenApp
4 5 (5.43%) Xen
4 5 (5.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (3.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (2.17%) vSphere
6 2 (2.17%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.09%) NLBS
7 1 (1.09%) vCloud
7 1 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (4.35%) SCCM
2 2 (2.17%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.09%) WSUS
3 1 (1.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (28.26%) Microsoft
2 19 (20.65%) Cisco
2 19 (20.65%) VMware
3 16 (17.39%) Citrix
4 12 (13.04%) Oracle
5 11 (11.96%) IBM
6 8 (8.70%) McAfee
7 6 (6.52%) Temenos
7 6 (6.52%) Business Objects
7 6 (6.52%) jBASE
8 5 (5.43%) Dell
8 5 (5.43%) Sybase
8 5 (5.43%) Remedy
9 4 (4.35%) Avaya
9 4 (4.35%) Juniper
10 3 (3.26%) DataSynapse
10 3 (3.26%) TIBCO
10 3 (3.26%) Veritas
11 2 (2.17%) F5
11 2 (2.17%) Ruckus Wireless
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