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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 350 373 381
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +8
Contract jobs citing BCP 50 43 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.23% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 31 42
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 £312 £324 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £575 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £435
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -8.04%
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
17633 18517 19420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.98% 76.39% 73.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 12356 12861 12842
Average daily rate £443 £450 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +0.55%
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 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 263 361
Average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +5.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £52.50 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +37 24 £350 -36.36% 3
Docklands, London - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
BCP
England

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 57 (51.35%) Business Continuity
2 46 (41.44%) Business Continuity Planning
3 39 (35.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 37 (33.33%) ITIL
4 37 (33.33%) Cisco
5 35 (31.53%) Finance
6 34 (30.63%) Firewall
7 33 (29.73%) Windows
8 27 (24.32%) Microsoft
9 26 (23.42%) SQL
10 25 (22.52%) UNIX
11 23 (20.72%) Active Directory
12 19 (17.12%) MS Exchange
12 19 (17.12%) Wireless
12 19 (17.12%) Banking
13 17 (15.32%) Degree
13 17 (15.32%) Juniper
13 17 (15.32%) Network Security
14 16 (14.41%) Security Architecture
14 16 (14.41%) F5
14 16 (14.41%) SSL
15 15 (13.51%) Information Security
15 15 (13.51%) VMware
15 15 (13.51%) Penetration Testing
15 15 (13.51%) Service Management
15 15 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
16 14 (12.61%) Performance Management
16 14 (12.61%) VPN
16 14 (12.61%) Investment Banking
17 13 (11.71%) SAN

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 19 (17.12%) MS Exchange
2 12 (10.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 11 (9.91%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (9.01%) SharePoint
5 9 (8.11%) IIS
6 8 (7.21%) WebSphere
7 7 (6.31%) CICS
7 7 (6.31%) Tomcat
7 7 (6.31%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (3.60%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (2.70%) MS Project Server
9 3 (2.70%) Lync
10 2 (1.80%) Apache
11 1 (0.90%) CMS
11 1 (0.90%) Drupal
11 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (10.81%) MS Office
2 11 (9.91%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.60%) MS Project
4 1 (0.90%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (6.31%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.90%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.90%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.90%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.80%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.90%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 34 (30.63%) Firewall
2 19 (17.12%) Wireless
3 17 (15.32%) Network Security
4 16 (14.41%) SSL
5 14 (12.61%) VPN
6 13 (11.71%) SAN
7 10 (9.01%) LAN
8 9 (8.11%) DNS
8 9 (8.11%) Reverse Proxy
9 7 (6.31%) IP Telephony
9 7 (6.31%) WAN
10 6 (5.41%) DHCP
10 6 (5.41%) MPLS
11 5 (4.50%) BIG-IP
11 5 (4.50%) OSPF
11 5 (4.50%) Internet
11 5 (4.50%) DSL
12 4 (3.60%) Fibre Channel
12 4 (3.60%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (3.60%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.01%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.90%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.90%) DB2
5 1 (0.90%) MySQL
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.90%) MS Access
5 1 (0.90%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.90%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (7.21%) JIRA
2 1 (0.90%) Eclipse
General
1 35 (31.53%) Finance
2 19 (17.12%) Banking
3 14 (12.61%) Investment Banking
4 9 (8.11%) Front Office
5 8 (7.21%) Back Office
6 4 (3.60%) Advertising
7 3 (2.70%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.70%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.90%) Local Government
8 1 (0.90%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.90%) Retail
8 1 (0.90%) French Language
8 1 (0.90%) German Language
8 1 (0.90%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 29 (26.13%) Analyst
2 16 (14.41%) Security Engineer
3 15 (13.51%) Project Engineer
4 13 (11.71%) Architect
5 9 (8.11%) Project Manager
5 9 (8.11%) Support Analyst
5 9 (8.11%) Service Analyst
5 9 (8.11%) Support Engineer
6 8 (7.21%) Consultant
6 8 (7.21%) IT Security Engineer
7 7 (6.31%) Service Desk Analyst
7 7 (6.31%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (5.41%) Applications Support
8 6 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.50%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (4.50%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (4.50%) 1st Line Support
10 4 (3.60%) Business Analyst
10 4 (3.60%) DBA
10 4 (3.60%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.21%) Web Services
2 5 (4.50%) J2EE
3 3 (2.70%) .NET
4 1 (0.90%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.71%) Blackberry
2 10 (9.01%) Management Information System
3 7 (6.31%) iPhone
4 6 (5.41%) Replication
5 5 (4.50%) Fixed Income
5 5 (4.50%) Derivative
5 5 (4.50%) CESG
5 5 (4.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (3.60%) Clustering
7 3 (2.70%) Taxonomies
7 3 (2.70%) Thin Client
7 3 (2.70%) RMADS
7 3 (2.70%) Fat Client
7 3 (2.70%) Market Risk
8 2 (1.80%) Economics
9 1 (0.90%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.90%) Equities
9 1 (0.90%) Contract for Difference
9 1 (0.90%) Open Source
9 1 (0.90%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 33 (29.73%) Windows
2 25 (22.52%) UNIX
3 9 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (7.21%) Windows 7
5 7 (6.31%) Windows Mobile
5 7 (6.31%) Solaris
5 7 (6.31%) Linux
5 7 (6.31%) Windows XP
5 7 (6.31%) Android
5 7 (6.31%) Apple iOS
6 5 (4.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (3.60%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.90%) AIX
8 1 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (51.35%) Business Continuity
2 46 (41.44%) Business Continuity Planning
3 39 (35.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 37 (33.33%) ITIL
5 16 (14.41%) Security Architecture
6 15 (13.51%) Information Security
6 15 (13.51%) Penetration Testing
6 15 (13.51%) Service Management
7 14 (12.61%) Performance Management
8 12 (10.81%) Incident Management
8 12 (10.81%) Change Management
9 11 (9.91%) Service Delivery
10 10 (9.01%) Project Management
11 9 (8.11%) Migration
11 9 (8.11%) Risk Assessment
11 9 (8.11%) Release Management
12 8 (7.21%) Problem Management
13 7 (6.31%) Security Management
13 7 (6.31%) ITSM
13 7 (6.31%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (23.42%) SQL
2 9 (8.11%) Korn
2 9 (8.11%) Bash Shell
3 8 (7.21%) Java
4 5 (4.50%) Perl
4 5 (4.50%) VBA
5 3 (2.70%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.70%) C++
5 3 (2.70%) Python
6 2 (1.80%) C
6 2 (1.80%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.90%) PHP
7 1 (0.90%) VC++
7 1 (0.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (15.32%) Degree
2 5 (4.50%) CISSP
3 3 (2.70%) CEH
3 3 (2.70%) CCA
3 3 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (2.70%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.80%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.80%) CISA
5 1 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.90%) CISM
5 1 (0.90%) ACCA
5 1 (0.90%) CCIE
5 1 (0.90%) CCNP
5 1 (0.90%) CCDP
5 1 (0.90%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.31%) SLA
2 5 (4.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.50%) QA
3 1 (0.90%) COBIT
3 1 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.90%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.90%) Data Quality
System Software
1 23 (20.72%) Active Directory
2 15 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (9.01%) Hyper-V
4 6 (5.41%) XenApp
5 5 (4.50%) NLBS
6 4 (3.60%) Xen
7 3 (2.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (2.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (1.80%) vSphere
8 2 (1.80%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.90%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (2.70%) Data Guard
1 3 (2.70%) SCCM
1 3 (2.70%) SCOrch
2 2 (1.80%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (1.80%) Control-M
2 2 (1.80%) WSUS
3 1 (0.90%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.90%) Nagios
Vendors
1 37 (33.33%) Cisco
2 27 (24.32%) Microsoft
3 17 (15.32%) Juniper
4 16 (14.41%) F5
5 15 (13.51%) VMware
6 13 (11.71%) Citrix
7 11 (9.91%) Oracle
8 9 (8.11%) IBM
9 8 (7.21%) McAfee
9 8 (7.21%) CheckPoint
10 7 (6.31%) Blue Coat
10 7 (6.31%) Dell
10 7 (6.31%) Temenos
10 7 (6.31%) Websense
10 7 (6.31%) Ruckus Wireless
11 6 (5.41%) jBASE
12 5 (4.50%) Sybase
13 4 (3.60%) Avaya
14 3 (2.70%) DataSynapse
14 3 (2.70%) Veritas
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