The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 29 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 353 319 356
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +37
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 90 120 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.39% 0.51% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.62% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 71 51
Median daily rate £475 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.79% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £213 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £26.75 £33.90
% change year-on-year
-0.93% -21.09%
Business Continuity
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
19628 19494 19992
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.99% 83.33% 81.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 14059 13991 14192
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 201 218 253
Median hourly rate £24.72 £22.00 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.36% +1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.14 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.35 £53.74 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Business Continuity as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in London

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Business Continuity Daily Rate Trend in London

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the London region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Business Continuity Daily Rate Histogram in London

Business Continuity
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Business Continuity Hourly Rate Trend in London

Business Continuity
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 Business Continuity within the London region over the 3 months to 29 September 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 +11 14 £475 +8.57% 3
Bromley -1 2 £438 +88.17% 1
Croydon -12 1 £500 +35.13%
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Business Continuity 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 Business Continuity.

1 84 (49.12%) Disaster Recovery
2 68 (39.77%) Finance
3 56 (32.75%) ITIL
4 51 (29.82%) Business Continuity Planning
5 48 (28.07%) BCP
6 38 (22.22%) Data Centre
7 35 (20.47%) Project Management
8 33 (19.30%) Microsoft
9 31 (18.13%) Windows
10 30 (17.54%) Banking
11 26 (15.20%) VMware
11 26 (15.20%) Service Delivery
12 24 (14.04%) Risk Management
13 23 (13.45%) Migration
13 23 (13.45%) Security Cleared
14 22 (12.87%) Problem Management
15 21 (12.28%) VMware Infrastructure
15 21 (12.28%) Linux
16 20 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
17 19 (11.11%) Windows Server
17 19 (11.11%) Information Security
17 19 (11.11%) SC Cleared
18 18 (10.53%) Change Management
18 18 (10.53%) MS Excel
19 17 (9.94%) SharePoint
19 17 (9.94%) Active Directory
19 17 (9.94%) SQL Server
19 17 (9.94%) Service Management
19 17 (9.94%) Firewall
19 17 (9.94%) ITIL V3

Business Continuity
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 17 (9.94%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.68%) Skype for Business
3 7 (4.09%) MS Exchange
4 6 (3.51%) Confluence
4 6 (3.51%) IIS
5 4 (2.34%) Apache
5 4 (2.34%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.17%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.58%) nginx
Applications
1 18 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 13 (7.60%) MS Office
3 11 (6.43%) MS Project
4 6 (3.51%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (1.17%) GNU Octave
6 2 (1.17%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.75%) BPCS
2 2 (1.17%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (1.17%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.17%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.58%) Bankmaster
3 1 (0.58%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.58%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.26%) Office 365
2 3 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.75%) Mimecast
3 2 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.58%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.58%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.58%) GitHub
4 1 (0.58%) Heroku
4 1 (0.58%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (0.58%) Route 53
4 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.94%) Firewall
2 14 (8.19%) Network Security
3 12 (7.02%) DNS
4 11 (6.43%) SAN
5 8 (4.68%) Extranet
6 5 (2.92%) VoIP
6 5 (2.92%) WAN
7 4 (2.34%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (2.34%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (2.34%) MPLS
7 4 (2.34%) NAS
7 4 (2.34%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.75%) DHCP
8 3 (1.75%) LAN
8 3 (1.75%) LDAP
8 3 (1.75%) SMTP
9 2 (1.17%) Internet
9 2 (1.17%) ISDN
9 2 (1.17%) VPN
10 1 (0.58%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.94%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.26%) Big Data
3 7 (4.09%) Hadoop
4 4 (2.34%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.17%) DataStage
5 2 (1.17%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.58%) MS Access
6 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.58%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (2.34%) JIRA
2 3 (1.75%) Selenium
3 2 (1.17%) JMeter
3 2 (1.17%) NeoLoad
3 2 (1.17%) Zephyr
4 1 (0.58%) Bower
4 1 (0.58%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.58%) Grunt
4 1 (0.58%) gulp
4 1 (0.58%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.58%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (0.58%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.58%) Vagrant
General
1 68 (39.77%) Finance
2 30 (17.54%) Banking
3 16 (9.36%) Investment Banking
4 12 (7.02%) Financial Institution
5 6 (3.51%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.92%) Retail
7 4 (2.34%) Retail Banking
8 3 (1.75%) Legal
8 3 (1.75%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.17%) Back Office
9 2 (1.17%) Billing
9 2 (1.17%) Marketing
10 1 (0.58%) International Banking
10 1 (0.58%) Law
10 1 (0.58%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (10.53%) Project Manager
2 17 (9.94%) Consultant
3 15 (8.77%) Analyst
4 12 (7.02%) Service Manager
5 11 (6.43%) Administrator
6 10 (5.85%) Security Manager
7 9 (5.26%) Business Manager
7 9 (5.26%) Server Engineer
7 9 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
8 8 (4.68%) Business Continuity Manager
8 8 (4.68%) Desktop Engineer
8 8 (4.68%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (4.68%) Senior Desktop Engineer
8 8 (4.68%) Senior Server Engineer
8 8 (4.68%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 7 (4.09%) Business Continuity Analyst
9 7 (4.09%) IT Manager
9 7 (4.09%) Linux Administrator
9 7 (4.09%) Security Consultant
9 7 (4.09%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.09%) Middleware
2 6 (3.51%) .NET
3 3 (1.75%) .NET Framework
3 3 (1.75%) CSS
3 3 (1.75%) HTML
3 3 (1.75%) HTML5
3 3 (1.75%) jQuery
3 3 (1.75%) SAML
3 3 (1.75%) WAP
4 2 (1.17%) Ajax
4 2 (1.17%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.17%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (1.17%) LAMP
5 1 (0.58%) CSS3
5 1 (0.58%) RESTful
5 1 (0.58%) Sass
5 1 (0.58%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (0.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (0.58%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 38 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 20 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.68%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (4.09%) Performance Metrics
6 6 (3.51%) User Experience
7 5 (2.92%) CESG
7 5 (2.92%) Clustering
8 4 (2.34%) Cyber Attack
8 4 (2.34%) Security Operations Centre
9 3 (1.75%) Informatics
9 3 (1.75%) PMI
9 3 (1.75%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.75%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.17%) CESG CLAS
10 2 (1.17%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.17%) Cryptography
10 2 (1.17%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 31 (18.13%) Windows
2 21 (12.28%) Linux
3 19 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 13 (7.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (7.02%) Unix
6 8 (4.68%) Windows Phone
7 7 (4.09%) Oracle Linux
8 6 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (2.34%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (1.75%) CentOS
10 3 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.17%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.58%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (49.12%) Disaster Recovery
2 56 (32.75%) ITIL
3 51 (29.82%) Business Continuity Planning
4 48 (28.07%) BCP
5 35 (20.47%) Project Management
6 26 (15.20%) Service Delivery
7 24 (14.04%) Risk Management
8 23 (13.45%) Migration
9 22 (12.87%) Problem Management
10 19 (11.11%) Information Security
11 18 (10.53%) Change Management
12 17 (9.94%) ITIL V3
12 17 (9.94%) Service Management
13 16 (9.36%) Continuous Improvement
14 15 (8.77%) Incident Management
15 14 (8.19%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (8.19%) Stakeholder Management
16 12 (7.02%) Capacity Management
16 12 (7.02%) PRINCE2
17 10 (5.85%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.43%) SQL
2 5 (2.92%) Java
3 4 (2.34%) C
3 4 (2.34%) C#
3 4 (2.34%) Perl
3 4 (2.34%) Python
4 3 (1.75%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.75%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.75%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.17%) Ruby
5 2 (1.17%) VB
6 1 (0.58%) C++
6 1 (0.58%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (13.45%) Security Cleared
2 19 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 13 (7.60%) Degree
4 11 (6.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (5.26%) MCSE
6 8 (4.68%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (4.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (3.51%) CCNA
8 5 (2.92%) CISM
8 5 (2.92%) CISSP
8 5 (2.92%) RHCE
9 4 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (1.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (1.75%) PMI Certification
10 3 (1.75%) RHCA
11 2 (1.17%) CLAS
11 2 (1.17%) CRISC
11 2 (1.17%) ISTQB
11 2 (1.17%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.60%) PCI DSS
1 13 (7.60%) SLA
2 7 (4.09%) QA
3 5 (2.92%) COBIT
3 5 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.92%) ISO22301
4 2 (1.17%) ISO27002
5 1 (0.58%) BS25999
5 1 (0.58%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (12.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (9.94%) Active Directory
3 11 (6.43%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (5.26%) Hyper-V
5 8 (4.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 8 (4.68%) UAG
5 8 (4.68%) XenApp
6 3 (1.75%) NFS
7 2 (1.17%) Docker
7 2 (1.17%) Squid
8 1 (0.58%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.58%) Firmware
8 1 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.58%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.58%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.58%) vSphere
8 1 (0.58%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (7.02%) Puppet
2 9 (5.26%) Ansible
2 9 (5.26%) Backup Exec
2 9 (5.26%) SCOM
3 8 (4.68%) IBM BigFix
3 8 (4.68%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 4 (2.34%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (2.34%) Nagios
5 3 (1.75%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (1.17%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.17%) SCCM
6 2 (1.17%) WSUS
7 1 (0.58%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.58%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.58%) Icinga
7 1 (0.58%) logstash
7 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.58%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 33 (19.30%) Microsoft
2 26 (15.20%) VMware
3 16 (9.36%) Oracle
4 14 (8.19%) Citrix
4 14 (8.19%) Red Hat
5 13 (7.60%) IBM
6 12 (7.02%) Cisco
7 9 (5.26%) Symantec
8 6 (3.51%) CheckPoint
8 6 (3.51%) Mitel
9 5 (2.92%) BMC
9 5 (2.92%) HP
9 5 (2.92%) Sun
10 4 (2.34%) NetApp
10 4 (2.34%) SAP
10 4 (2.34%) WorldPay
11 3 (1.75%) ArcSight
11 3 (1.75%) EMC
11 3 (1.75%) Sybase
12 2 (1.17%) Hyperion
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