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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 358 316 311
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -5
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 74 117 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.50% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.61% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 88 70
Median daily rate £488 £351 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.79% -12.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £239 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £720 £506 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.20% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +75.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.70 £25.65 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-23.18% +22.11%
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
18896 19265 18726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.27% 81.63% 81.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13649 13768 13140
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
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 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 232 227
Median hourly rate £22.38 £21.50 £20.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% +6.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.73 £64.25 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +25 8 £360 +6.27% 7
Bromley -10 2 £450 +83.67%
Hayes - 1 £395 -
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 87 (44.62%) Disaster Recovery
2 69 (35.38%) Finance
3 63 (32.31%) Business Continuity Planning
4 61 (31.28%) ITIL
5 52 (26.67%) BCP
6 46 (23.59%) Risk Management
7 39 (20.00%) Windows
8 37 (18.97%) Microsoft
9 36 (18.46%) Project Management
10 34 (17.44%) Security Cleared
11 33 (16.92%) Service Delivery
12 32 (16.41%) Information Security
12 32 (16.41%) SC Cleared
12 32 (16.41%) Data Centre
13 28 (14.36%) Linux
14 27 (13.85%) VMware
14 27 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
15 25 (12.82%) Banking
15 25 (12.82%) Windows Server
16 24 (12.31%) Change Management
16 24 (12.31%) Oracle
17 22 (11.28%) VMware Infrastructure
18 21 (10.77%) SQL Server
18 21 (10.77%) MS Excel
18 21 (10.77%) Active Directory
19 20 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
19 20 (10.26%) Degree
20 19 (9.74%) Problem Management
20 19 (9.74%) Migration
21 18 (9.23%) Firewall

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 18 (9.23%) SharePoint
2 12 (6.15%) Confluence
3 10 (5.13%) IIS
4 9 (4.62%) MS Exchange
4 9 (4.62%) Skype for Business
5 6 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.05%) Apache
6 4 (2.05%) OpenStack
7 3 (1.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (1.54%) CMS
7 3 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.54%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.51%) JBoss
9 1 (0.51%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (10.77%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.15%) MS Project
3 8 (4.10%) MS Office
4 4 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.03%) GNU Octave
5 2 (1.03%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.03%) BPCS
1 2 (1.03%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.51%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.51%) Documaker
2 1 (0.51%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.13%) Office 365
2 4 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.54%) Mimecast
4 2 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.51%) GitHub
5 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.23%) Firewall
2 16 (8.21%) DNS
3 13 (6.67%) Network Security
3 13 (6.67%) SAN
4 10 (5.13%) TCP/IP
5 8 (4.10%) Extranet
5 8 (4.10%) LDAP
6 6 (3.08%) VoIP
6 6 (3.08%) VPN
6 6 (3.08%) WAN
7 5 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (2.56%) LAN
7 5 (2.56%) SSH
8 4 (2.05%) Internet
8 4 (2.05%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (2.05%) NAS
9 3 (1.54%) ISDN
9 3 (1.54%) MPLS
9 3 (1.54%) SMTP
10 2 (1.03%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.77%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.10%) Big Data
3 6 (3.08%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.51%) MS Access
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.51%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.51%) Spotfire
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (3.08%) JIRA
1 6 (3.08%) Selenium
2 5 (2.56%) JMeter
2 5 (2.56%) NeoLoad
2 5 (2.56%) Zephyr
3 1 (0.51%) Bower
3 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.51%) Grunt
3 1 (0.51%) gulp
3 1 (0.51%) Jasmine
3 1 (0.51%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 69 (35.38%) Finance
2 25 (12.82%) Banking
3 16 (8.21%) Financial Institution
4 10 (5.13%) Investment Banking
5 8 (4.10%) Retail
5 8 (4.10%) Telecoms
6 6 (3.08%) Legal
7 5 (2.56%) Retail Banking
8 4 (2.05%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.54%) Back Office
9 3 (1.54%) Front Office
10 2 (1.03%) International Banking
10 2 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.51%) Law
11 1 (0.51%) Marketing
11 1 (0.51%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.51%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (11.79%) Analyst
1 23 (11.79%) Consultant
2 19 (9.74%) Architect
3 18 (9.23%) Service Manager
4 17 (8.72%) IT Manager
5 15 (7.69%) IT Services Manager
6 14 (7.18%) Service Continuity Manager
7 13 (6.67%) Security Consultant
8 12 (6.15%) Project Manager
9 11 (5.64%) CLAS Consultant
10 10 (5.13%) Business Continuity Manager
10 10 (5.13%) CLAS Security Consultant
10 10 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
11 9 (4.62%) Administrator
11 9 (4.62%) Applications Support
11 9 (4.62%) Business Manager
11 9 (4.62%) CLAS Architect
11 9 (4.62%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 9 (4.62%) Server Engineer
12 8 (4.10%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.10%) .NET
1 8 (4.10%) Middleware
1 8 (4.10%) SAML
2 6 (3.08%) HTML
3 5 (2.56%) .NET Framework
4 4 (2.05%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.54%) CSS
5 3 (1.54%) HTML5
5 3 (1.54%) WAP
5 3 (1.54%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (1.03%) Ajax
6 2 (1.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.03%) jQuery
6 2 (1.03%) Web Services
7 1 (0.51%) IBM Integration Bus
7 1 (0.51%) JRules
7 1 (0.51%) LAMP
7 1 (0.51%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (0.51%) XML
7 1 (0.51%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.41%) Data Centre
2 18 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.08%) Performance Metrics
5 5 (2.56%) CESG
5 5 (2.56%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (2.56%) Security Operations Centre
5 5 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (2.05%) Clustering
6 4 (2.05%) Informatics
7 3 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.54%) PMI
7 3 (1.54%) User Experience
7 3 (1.54%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.03%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.03%) Cyber Attack
8 2 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.03%) NHS
8 2 (1.03%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 39 (20.00%) Windows
2 28 (14.36%) Linux
3 25 (12.82%) Windows Server
4 16 (8.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (8.21%) Unix
5 14 (7.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (4.10%) Windows Phone
8 7 (3.59%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.05%) AIX
10 4 (2.05%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.03%) Solaris
11 2 (1.03%) SUSE
12 1 (0.51%) Android
12 1 (0.51%) CentOS
12 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.51%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (44.62%) Disaster Recovery
2 63 (32.31%) Business Continuity Planning
3 61 (31.28%) ITIL
4 52 (26.67%) BCP
5 46 (23.59%) Risk Management
6 36 (18.46%) Project Management
7 33 (16.92%) Service Delivery
8 32 (16.41%) Information Security
9 27 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (12.31%) Change Management
11 20 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (9.74%) Migration
12 19 (9.74%) Problem Management
13 18 (9.23%) Continuous Improvement
14 17 (8.72%) Business Continuity Management
15 13 (6.67%) Capacity Management
15 13 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
15 13 (6.67%) ITIL V3
16 11 (5.64%) Root Cause Analysis
17 10 (5.13%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.15%) SQL
2 5 (2.56%) Perl
2 5 (2.56%) Python
2 5 (2.56%) Shell Script
3 4 (2.05%) C#
3 4 (2.05%) Java
4 3 (1.54%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.54%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.03%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.51%) C
6 1 (0.51%) C++
6 1 (0.51%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 34 (17.44%) Security Cleared
2 32 (16.41%) SC Cleared
3 20 (10.26%) Degree
4 16 (8.21%) MCSE
4 16 (8.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (6.67%) CLAS
6 12 (6.15%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (5.13%) CISSP
8 8 (4.10%) CCNA
8 8 (4.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (2.56%) MCSA
10 5 (2.56%) RHCE
11 3 (1.54%) CCNP
11 3 (1.54%) ISEB
11 3 (1.54%) ISTQB
11 3 (1.54%) MCP
11 3 (1.54%) PMI Certification
11 3 (1.54%) RHCA
12 2 (1.03%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 17 (8.72%) SLA
2 12 (6.15%) PCI DSS
3 10 (5.13%) Government Security Classifications
4 8 (4.10%) COBIT
4 8 (4.10%) QA
5 5 (2.56%) ISO22301
6 4 (2.05%) Data Quality
7 3 (1.54%) BS25999
8 2 (1.03%) COSO
8 2 (1.03%) MiFID
8 2 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.51%) BS7799
9 1 (0.51%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.51%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.51%) RMADS
System Software
1 22 (11.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (10.77%) Active Directory
3 13 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (4.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 8 (4.10%) UAG
4 8 (4.10%) XenApp
5 7 (3.59%) Hyper-V
6 5 (2.56%) vSphere
7 4 (2.05%) NFS
8 3 (1.54%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.03%) Samba
9 2 (1.03%) Sendmail
9 2 (1.03%) Squid
9 2 (1.03%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.51%) Firmware
10 1 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.51%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (6.15%) Backup Exec
2 11 (5.64%) Puppet
3 9 (4.62%) SCOM
4 8 (4.10%) IBM BigFix
4 8 (4.10%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 7 (3.59%) Ansible
6 5 (2.56%) BMC PATROL
7 4 (2.05%) BladeLogic
7 4 (2.05%) SCCM
8 3 (1.54%) Cisco UCCX
8 3 (1.54%) Nagios
9 2 (1.03%) Cisco Prime
9 2 (1.03%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 1 (0.51%) Control-M
10 1 (0.51%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.51%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 1 (0.51%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 1 (0.51%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (18.97%) Microsoft
2 27 (13.85%) VMware
3 24 (12.31%) Oracle
4 18 (9.23%) Citrix
4 18 (9.23%) Red Hat
5 15 (7.69%) Cisco
6 12 (6.15%) IBM
7 9 (4.62%) Symantec
8 7 (3.59%) BMC
8 7 (3.59%) CheckPoint
9 6 (3.08%) WorldPay
10 5 (2.56%) HP
10 5 (2.56%) Mitel
10 5 (2.56%) NetApp
10 5 (2.56%) SAP
11 3 (1.54%) ArcSight
11 3 (1.54%) Dell
11 3 (1.54%) Reuters
11 3 (1.54%) Solace
11 3 (1.54%) SunGard
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