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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 306 328 302
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -26
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 128 96 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.53% 0.39% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.50% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 57 77
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£383 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £625 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £21.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.91% -3.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £26.25 £19.75
% change year-on-year
-0.95% +32.91%
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
19209 19220 19867
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.81% 79.03% 78.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 13729 13396 13902
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 207 219 241
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% -8.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £48.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Continuity across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the London region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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 +3 22 £400 -11.11% 7
Bromley -5 3 £245 -
Croydon - 2 £370 -
Greenwich - 2 £213 -
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Business Continuity 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 Business Continuity.

1 128 (59.53%) Disaster Recovery
2 79 (36.74%) ITIL
3 72 (33.49%) BCP
4 71 (33.02%) Business Continuity Planning
5 69 (32.09%) Windows
6 56 (26.05%) Microsoft
7 50 (23.26%) Firewall
7 50 (23.26%) Active Directory
8 48 (22.33%) Cisco
8 48 (22.33%) VMware
9 47 (21.86%) Finance
10 45 (20.93%) Service Management
11 43 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 42 (19.53%) LAN
13 40 (18.60%) Problem Management
14 39 (18.14%) Project Management
15 38 (17.67%) MS Exchange
15 38 (17.67%) MS Office
16 36 (16.74%) SQL
16 36 (16.74%) WAN
17 35 (16.28%) PRINCE2
18 34 (15.81%) MS Excel
19 33 (15.35%) Windows Server 2008
20 32 (14.88%) Windows 7
21 31 (14.42%) Performance Management
21 31 (14.42%) CheckPoint
22 30 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
22 30 (13.95%) Linux
22 30 (13.95%) Data Centre
23 29 (13.49%) MPLS

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Business Continuity 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 Business Continuity. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 38 (17.67%) MS Exchange
2 26 (12.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 20 (9.30%) SharePoint
4 13 (6.05%) Lync
5 9 (4.19%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (2.79%) IIS
7 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.47%) Apache
8 1 (0.47%) WorkSite
Applications
1 38 (17.67%) MS Office
2 34 (15.81%) MS Excel
3 9 (4.19%) MS Project
4 8 (3.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.86%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.40%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (1.40%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (1.40%) SAP SRM
1 3 (1.40%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.47%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.40%) Yammer
3 2 (0.93%) Office 365
4 1 (0.47%) PaaS
4 1 (0.47%) Force.com
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 50 (23.26%) Firewall
2 42 (19.53%) LAN
3 36 (16.74%) WAN
4 29 (13.49%) MPLS
5 27 (12.56%) DSL
6 25 (11.63%) BIG-IP
7 20 (9.30%) SAN
8 13 (6.05%) Internet
9 11 (5.12%) VPN
10 10 (4.65%) Intrusion Detection
10 10 (4.65%) Wireless
11 9 (4.19%) DNS
11 9 (4.19%) TCP/IP
11 9 (4.19%) DHCP
12 8 (3.72%) LDAP
12 8 (3.72%) SNMP
12 8 (3.72%) VLAN
12 8 (3.72%) Wireshark
12 8 (3.72%) Cisco IOS
13 6 (2.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 13 (6.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (6.05%) Relational Database
3 13 (6.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (3.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (3.26%) DTS
5 7 (3.26%) RDBMS
6 6 (2.79%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (2.79%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (2.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (2.33%) Big Data
7 5 (2.33%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.40%) OLAP Cube
8 3 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.40%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 3 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.40%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (3.72%) LoadRunner
2 3 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.47%) GCC
3 1 (0.47%) JIRA
General
1 47 (21.86%) Finance
2 13 (6.05%) Banking
3 10 (4.65%) Law
4 8 (3.72%) Legal
4 8 (3.72%) Retail
5 7 (3.26%) Local Government
6 5 (2.33%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.33%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.40%) Back Office
7 3 (1.40%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.40%) Advertising
7 3 (1.40%) Billing
8 2 (0.93%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.93%) Front Office
9 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (26.05%) Analyst
2 31 (14.42%) Project Manager
3 19 (8.84%) Operations Analyst
4 15 (6.98%) 3rd Line Support
5 12 (5.58%) Business Analyst
5 12 (5.58%) Security Manager
6 11 (5.12%) Business Manager
6 11 (5.12%) Consultant
6 11 (5.12%) DBA
7 10 (4.65%) Administrator
8 9 (4.19%) Systems Administrator
8 9 (4.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (4.19%) Operations Engineer
9 8 (3.72%) Service Manager
9 8 (3.72%) Test Analyst
10 7 (3.26%) Infrastructure Manager
10 7 (3.26%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
11 6 (2.79%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
11 6 (2.79%) Business Continuity Manager
11 6 (2.79%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.33%) .NET
1 5 (2.33%) XMPP
2 3 (1.40%) MDX
2 3 (1.40%) CSS
3 2 (0.93%) HTML
4 1 (0.47%) DHTML
4 1 (0.47%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.47%) Web Services
4 1 (0.47%) XML
4 1 (0.47%) XSLT
4 1 (0.47%) Middleware
4 1 (0.47%) LAMP
4 1 (0.47%) Ajax
4 1 (0.47%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.47%) CAML
4 1 (0.47%) Visualforce
4 1 (0.47%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.95%) Data Centre
2 27 (12.56%) Blackberry
3 18 (8.37%) Management Information System
4 15 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (6.51%) Fat Client
5 14 (6.51%) Thin Client
6 8 (3.72%) NHS
6 8 (3.72%) Replication
7 5 (2.33%) PKI
7 5 (2.33%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.33%) PMI
8 4 (1.86%) Clustering
8 4 (1.86%) iPad
8 4 (1.86%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.40%) Cryptography
9 3 (1.40%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.40%) Statistics
9 3 (1.40%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (1.40%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (1.40%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 69 (32.09%) Windows
2 33 (15.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (14.88%) Windows 7
4 30 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 30 (13.95%) Linux
5 13 (6.05%) UNIX
6 6 (2.79%) FreeBSD
6 6 (2.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.33%) Android
8 3 (1.40%) VMS
8 3 (1.40%) Solaris
9 2 (0.93%) AIX
9 2 (0.93%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.93%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.47%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (59.53%) Disaster Recovery
2 79 (36.74%) ITIL
3 72 (33.49%) BCP
4 71 (33.02%) Business Continuity Planning
5 45 (20.93%) Service Management
6 40 (18.60%) Problem Management
7 39 (18.14%) Project Management
8 35 (16.28%) PRINCE2
9 31 (14.42%) Performance Management
10 27 (12.56%) Service Delivery
11 24 (11.16%) ITSM
12 20 (9.30%) Change Management
13 18 (8.37%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (8.37%) Time Management
14 17 (7.91%) Business Continuity Management
14 17 (7.91%) Risk Management
15 16 (7.44%) Information Security
15 16 (7.44%) Stakeholder Management
15 16 (7.44%) Change Control
16 13 (6.05%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 36 (16.74%) SQL
2 13 (6.05%) T-SQL
3 9 (4.19%) PowerShell
4 7 (3.26%) Shell Script
5 6 (2.79%) Perl
6 4 (1.86%) Java
7 3 (1.40%) C#
7 3 (1.40%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (0.93%) C-shell
8 2 (0.93%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.93%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.93%) PHP
8 2 (0.93%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.93%) VBA
8 2 (0.93%) C
8 2 (0.93%) Korn
9 1 (0.47%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.47%) Python
9 1 (0.47%) Ruby
9 1 (0.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (6.98%) Degree
2 14 (6.51%) Security Cleared
3 12 (5.58%) CCNA
4 8 (3.72%) CISSP
4 8 (3.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (3.72%) SC Cleared
5 7 (3.26%) MCSE
6 6 (2.79%) CISA
6 6 (2.79%) CISM
7 5 (2.33%) PMI Certification
7 5 (2.33%) CCNP
7 5 (2.33%) Check Point Certification
7 5 (2.33%) CCSA
7 5 (2.33%) CCSE
8 4 (1.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (1.86%) MCP
8 4 (1.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (1.86%) CRISC
9 3 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.84%) SLA
2 13 (6.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.33%) BS7799
4 4 (1.86%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.93%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 2 (0.93%) COBIT
5 2 (0.93%) QA
6 1 (0.47%) PMBOK
System Software
1 50 (23.26%) Active Directory
2 43 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (11.63%) NLBS
4 16 (7.44%) Hyper-V
5 14 (6.51%) Xen
6 10 (4.65%) XenApp
7 9 (4.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 8 (3.72%) vSphere
9 4 (1.86%) Snort
9 4 (1.86%) Squid
9 4 (1.86%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 2 (0.93%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.93%) vCloud
12 1 (0.47%) Samba
12 1 (0.47%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.47%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.47%) XenServer
12 1 (0.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 25 (11.63%) WSUS
2 8 (3.72%) Nessus
3 6 (2.79%) WMI
4 5 (2.33%) SCCM
4 5 (2.33%) Puppet
5 3 (1.40%) CFEngine
6 2 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.47%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.47%) vMotion
7 1 (0.47%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.47%) EMC VPLEX
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (0.47%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 56 (26.05%) Microsoft
2 48 (22.33%) Cisco
2 48 (22.33%) VMware
3 31 (14.42%) CheckPoint
4 26 (12.09%) Citrix
5 13 (6.05%) HP
6 11 (5.12%) Oracle
7 8 (3.72%) NetApp
8 7 (3.26%) SAP
9 5 (2.33%) Red Hat
9 5 (2.33%) EMC
9 5 (2.33%) SolarWinds
10 4 (1.86%) Polycom
10 4 (1.86%) Juniper
11 3 (1.40%) F5
11 3 (1.40%) Nokia
11 3 (1.40%) Veritas
11 3 (1.40%) Sun
12 2 (0.93%) IBM
12 2 (0.93%) Splunk
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