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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 356 367 374
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +7
Contract jobs citing BCP 52 47 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.19% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.25% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 33 32
Average daily rate
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£380 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £339 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £575 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £441
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -9.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.93 £20.00 £67.50
% change year-on-year
-20.35% -70.37%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18021 18552 19435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.80% 76.41% 73.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 12558 12874 12943
Average daily rate £443 £450 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 253 382
Average hourly rate £20.35 £27.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.31% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £51.30 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
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 1 August 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 1 August 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +36 20 £338 -38.63% 2
Docklands, London - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
BCP
England

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 56 (49.12%) Business Continuity
2 47 (41.23%) Business Continuity Planning
3 40 (35.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 39 (34.21%) Finance
5 38 (33.33%) ITIL
6 37 (32.46%) Cisco
7 35 (30.70%) Firewall
8 32 (28.07%) Windows
9 28 (24.56%) Microsoft
10 26 (22.81%) SQL
11 24 (21.05%) UNIX
11 24 (21.05%) Active Directory
12 20 (17.54%) MS Exchange
12 20 (17.54%) Wireless
13 19 (16.67%) Banking
13 19 (16.67%) Degree
14 18 (15.79%) Network Security
15 17 (14.91%) Juniper
16 16 (14.04%) SSL
16 16 (14.04%) Security Architecture
16 16 (14.04%) F5
17 15 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
17 15 (13.16%) VMware
17 15 (13.16%) Penetration Testing
17 15 (13.16%) VPN
17 15 (13.16%) Service Management
18 14 (12.28%) MS Office
18 14 (12.28%) Investment Banking
19 13 (11.40%) Information Security
19 13 (11.40%) MS Excel

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 20 (17.54%) MS Exchange
2 13 (11.40%) SharePoint
3 12 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (10.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 9 (7.89%) IIS
5 8 (7.02%) WebSphere
6 7 (6.14%) CICS
6 7 (6.14%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (6.14%) Tomcat
7 4 (3.51%) Lync
7 4 (3.51%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (2.63%) MS Project Server
9 2 (1.75%) Apache
10 1 (0.88%) CMS
10 1 (0.88%) Drupal
10 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (12.28%) MS Office
2 13 (11.40%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.51%) MS Project
4 2 (1.75%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.88%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (6.14%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.88%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.88%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.88%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 35 (30.70%) Firewall
2 20 (17.54%) Wireless
3 18 (15.79%) Network Security
4 16 (14.04%) SSL
5 15 (13.16%) VPN
6 13 (11.40%) SAN
7 11 (9.65%) LAN
8 10 (8.77%) DNS
9 9 (7.89%) Reverse Proxy
10 7 (6.14%) IP Telephony
10 7 (6.14%) DHCP
10 7 (6.14%) WAN
11 6 (5.26%) MPLS
11 6 (5.26%) OSPF
12 5 (4.39%) IPsec
12 5 (4.39%) BIG-IP
12 5 (4.39%) BGP
12 5 (4.39%) DSL
12 5 (4.39%) Internet
12 5 (4.39%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.77%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.88%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.88%) DB2
5 1 (0.88%) MySQL
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.88%) MS Access
5 1 (0.88%) QlikView
5 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (7.02%) JIRA
2 1 (0.88%) Eclipse
General
1 39 (34.21%) Finance
2 19 (16.67%) Banking
3 14 (12.28%) Investment Banking
4 9 (7.89%) Front Office
5 8 (7.02%) Back Office
6 4 (3.51%) Advertising
7 3 (2.63%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.63%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.88%) French Language
8 1 (0.88%) German Language
8 1 (0.88%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.88%) Local Government
8 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (27.19%) Analyst
2 16 (14.04%) Security Engineer
3 15 (13.16%) Project Engineer
3 15 (13.16%) Architect
4 9 (7.89%) Infrastructure Architect
4 9 (7.89%) Project Manager
4 9 (7.89%) Service Analyst
4 9 (7.89%) Support Analyst
4 9 (7.89%) Support Engineer
5 8 (7.02%) IT Security Engineer
6 7 (6.14%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (5.26%) Business Analyst
7 6 (5.26%) Applications Support
7 6 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (4.39%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (4.39%) 1st Line Support
8 5 (4.39%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (4.39%) Consultant
9 4 (3.51%) DBA
9 4 (3.51%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.89%) Web Services
2 5 (4.39%) J2EE
3 3 (2.63%) .NET
4 1 (0.88%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.40%) Blackberry
2 10 (8.77%) Management Information System
3 7 (6.14%) iPhone
4 5 (4.39%) Clustering
4 5 (4.39%) Replication
4 5 (4.39%) Fixed Income
4 5 (4.39%) Derivative
4 5 (4.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (3.51%) CESG
6 3 (2.63%) Taxonomies
6 3 (2.63%) Thin Client
6 3 (2.63%) Fat Client
6 3 (2.63%) Market Risk
6 3 (2.63%) RMADS
7 2 (1.75%) Economics
8 1 (0.88%) Equities
8 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.88%) Contract for Difference
8 1 (0.88%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.88%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 32 (28.07%) Windows
2 24 (21.05%) UNIX
3 9 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (7.02%) Windows 7
5 7 (6.14%) Windows Mobile
5 7 (6.14%) Solaris
5 7 (6.14%) Windows XP
5 7 (6.14%) Android
5 7 (6.14%) Apple iOS
6 5 (4.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (4.39%) Linux
6 5 (4.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.88%) AIX
7 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (49.12%) Business Continuity
2 47 (41.23%) Business Continuity Planning
3 40 (35.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 38 (33.33%) ITIL
5 16 (14.04%) Security Architecture
6 15 (13.16%) Penetration Testing
6 15 (13.16%) Service Management
7 13 (11.40%) Information Security
7 13 (11.40%) Performance Management
8 12 (10.53%) Incident Management
9 11 (9.65%) Service Delivery
9 11 (9.65%) Change Management
10 10 (8.77%) Project Management
11 9 (7.89%) Migration
11 9 (7.89%) Risk Assessment
11 9 (7.89%) Release Management
12 7 (6.14%) ITSM
12 7 (6.14%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (6.14%) Asset Management
12 7 (6.14%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (22.81%) SQL
2 9 (7.89%) Korn
2 9 (7.89%) Bash Shell
3 8 (7.02%) Java
4 5 (4.39%) Perl
4 5 (4.39%) VBA
5 3 (2.63%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.63%) C++
5 3 (2.63%) Python
6 2 (1.75%) C
6 2 (1.75%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.88%) PHP
7 1 (0.88%) VC++
7 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (16.67%) Degree
2 5 (4.39%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.51%) CISSP
4 3 (2.63%) CEH
4 3 (2.63%) CCA
4 3 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (2.63%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (1.75%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.88%) ACCA
6 1 (0.88%) CISA
6 1 (0.88%) CCIE
6 1 (0.88%) CCNP
6 1 (0.88%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.26%) SLA
2 5 (4.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.39%) QA
3 2 (1.75%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.88%) COBIT
4 1 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 24 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 15 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (9.65%) Hyper-V
4 6 (5.26%) XenApp
5 5 (4.39%) NLBS
6 4 (3.51%) Xen
7 3 (2.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (2.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (1.75%) vSphere
8 2 (1.75%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.88%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (3.51%) SCOrch
2 3 (2.63%) SCCM
2 3 (2.63%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.75%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (1.75%) Control-M
3 2 (1.75%) WSUS
4 1 (0.88%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.88%) Nagios
Vendors
1 37 (32.46%) Cisco
2 28 (24.56%) Microsoft
3 17 (14.91%) Juniper
4 16 (14.04%) F5
5 15 (13.16%) VMware
6 13 (11.40%) Citrix
7 11 (9.65%) Oracle
8 9 (7.89%) CheckPoint
8 9 (7.89%) IBM
9 8 (7.02%) McAfee
9 8 (7.02%) Dell
10 7 (6.14%) Blue Coat
10 7 (6.14%) Temenos
10 7 (6.14%) Websense
10 7 (6.14%) Ruckus Wireless
11 6 (5.26%) jBASE
12 5 (4.39%) HP
12 5 (4.39%) Sybase
13 4 (3.51%) Avaya
14 3 (2.63%) DataSynapse
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