The table below looks at the statistics for BCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 399 380 361
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -19
Contract jobs citing BCP 29 51 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.27% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 39 36
Median daily rate £500 £340 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% -16.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £309 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £705 £505 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £11.29 £15.93
% change year-on-year
+19.57% -29.12%
BCP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18252 18961 18637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.46% 81.15% 81.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 13341 13468 13184
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 244 230
Median hourly rate £21.64 £22.18 £20.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +10.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.50 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing BCP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BCP within the London region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +35 4 £375 +15.38% 1
BCP
England

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for BCP.

1 41 (63.08%) Business Continuity
2 38 (58.46%) Business Continuity Planning
3 30 (46.15%) Disaster Recovery
4 25 (38.46%) Finance
5 21 (32.31%) Project Management
5 21 (32.31%) ITIL
6 20 (30.77%) Oracle
7 17 (26.15%) SLA
8 14 (21.54%) Service Delivery
8 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (20.00%) ITIL V3
9 13 (20.00%) Linux
10 12 (18.46%) Risk Management
10 12 (18.46%) Migration
10 12 (18.46%) Banking
11 11 (16.92%) Degree
11 11 (16.92%) Problem Management
11 11 (16.92%) SC Cleared
11 11 (16.92%) Security Cleared
11 11 (16.92%) SQL
11 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
11 11 (16.92%) CLAS
12 10 (15.38%) Government Security Classifications
12 10 (15.38%) Active Directory
12 10 (15.38%) SQL Server
12 10 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 9 (13.85%) Windows
13 9 (13.85%) VMware
14 8 (12.31%) Change Management
14 8 (12.31%) Unix

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (9.23%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.69%) IIS
3 3 (4.62%) Apache
4 2 (3.08%) MQSeries
4 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.08%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.54%) JBoss
5 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (10.77%) MS Excel
1 7 (10.77%) MS Office
2 5 (7.69%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.08%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Finacle
2 1 (1.54%) Documaker
2 1 (1.54%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (1.54%) LatentZero
2 1 (1.54%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.54%) Temenos T24
2 1 (1.54%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Office 365
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.77%) Firewall
2 5 (7.69%) Internet
3 4 (6.15%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.62%) DHCP
4 3 (4.62%) DNS
4 3 (4.62%) SAN
4 3 (4.62%) SMTP
5 2 (3.08%) WAN
6 1 (1.54%) DMZ
6 1 (1.54%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.54%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.54%) LAN
6 1 (1.54%) NAS
6 1 (1.54%) PuTTY
6 1 (1.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.62%) Big Data
2 3 (4.62%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.54%) MS Access
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) JIRA
General
1 25 (38.46%) Finance
2 12 (18.46%) Banking
3 7 (10.77%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.15%) Financial Institution
4 4 (6.15%) Legal
5 3 (4.62%) Back Office
5 3 (4.62%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.62%) Retail
6 2 (3.08%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.54%) Advertising
7 1 (1.54%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.54%) Front Office
7 1 (1.54%) International Banking
7 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.54%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (26.15%) Consultant
2 12 (18.46%) Security Consultant
3 11 (16.92%) Architect
4 10 (15.38%) CLAS Architect
4 10 (15.38%) CLAS Consultant
4 10 (15.38%) Security Architect
5 9 (13.85%) CLAS Security Consultant
6 8 (12.31%) Applications Engineer
7 6 (9.23%) Analyst
8 5 (7.69%) IT Consultant
8 5 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Applications Support
9 4 (6.15%) IT Support
9 4 (6.15%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Mitel Support
9 4 (6.15%) Project Manager
9 4 (6.15%) Senior IT Support
9 4 (6.15%) Support Engineer
10 3 (4.62%) Administrator
10 3 (4.62%) IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.62%) SAML
1 3 (4.62%) WAP
2 2 (3.08%) Middleware
2 2 (3.08%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.54%) .NET
3 1 (1.54%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (1.54%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (1.54%) JRules
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.54%) WCF
3 1 (1.54%) Web Services
3 1 (1.54%) WebCenter
3 1 (1.54%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (12.31%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (4.62%) CESG
3 3 (4.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (4.62%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (4.62%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (3.08%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.54%) Clustering
5 1 (1.54%) Equities
5 1 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.54%) iPhone
5 1 (1.54%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.00%) Linux
2 9 (13.85%) Windows
3 8 (12.31%) Unix
4 7 (10.77%) Windows Server
5 4 (6.15%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (6.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.15%) Windows 7
5 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.54%) Android
7 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (63.08%) Business Continuity
2 38 (58.46%) Business Continuity Planning
3 30 (46.15%) Disaster Recovery
4 21 (32.31%) ITIL
4 21 (32.31%) Project Management
5 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (21.54%) Service Delivery
6 13 (20.00%) ITIL V3
7 12 (18.46%) Migration
7 12 (18.46%) Risk Management
8 11 (16.92%) Problem Management
9 8 (12.31%) Change Management
10 7 (10.77%) Information Security
10 7 (10.77%) Release Management
10 7 (10.77%) Security Architecture
10 7 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (9.23%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (7.69%) Capacity Management
12 5 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
12 5 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.92%) SQL
2 3 (4.62%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.08%) C#
4 1 (1.54%) C++
4 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (16.92%) CLAS
1 11 (16.92%) Degree
1 11 (16.92%) SC Cleared
1 11 (16.92%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.08%) MCSA
2 2 (3.08%) MCSE
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.08%) RHCE
2 2 (3.08%) RHCSA
2 2 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.54%) CCNA
3 1 (1.54%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.54%) CISSP
3 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.54%) MCP
3 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (26.15%) SLA
2 10 (15.38%) Government Security Classifications
2 10 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.62%) COBIT
3 3 (4.62%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.54%) ISO 14001
4 1 (1.54%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 10 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.23%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.08%) Squid
4 2 (3.08%) vSphere
5 1 (1.54%) NFS
5 1 (1.54%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.54%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (6.15%) Puppet
2 3 (4.62%) Ansible
2 3 (4.62%) SCCM
2 3 (4.62%) SCOM
3 2 (3.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (3.08%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (3.08%) WSUS
4 1 (1.54%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.54%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.54%) Control-M
4 1 (1.54%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (1.54%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 20 (30.77%) Oracle
2 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
3 9 (13.85%) VMware
4 8 (12.31%) Citrix
5 7 (10.77%) Red Hat
6 6 (9.23%) Cisco
7 5 (7.69%) Bloomberg
7 5 (7.69%) Reuters
8 4 (6.15%) Mitel
8 4 (6.15%) WorldPay
9 3 (4.62%) Splunk
10 2 (3.08%) Fidessa
10 2 (3.08%) IBM
10 2 (3.08%) Informatica
10 2 (3.08%) Intel Security
10 2 (3.08%) SAP
10 2 (3.08%) Sybase
10 2 (3.08%) Symantec
11 1 (1.54%) SunGard
11 1 (1.54%) Temenos
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