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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 349 324 320
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -4
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 96 126 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.42% 0.53% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.65% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 85 63
Median daily rate £500 £390 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% -12.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £215 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £702 £540 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £361 £380
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +60.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £16.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+65.62% -23.80%
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
19792 19510 19407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.69% 82.15% 81.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 14234 13880 13516
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 £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 223 232
Median hourly rate £25.69 £22.12 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.16% +2.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.23 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

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 August 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 August 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 +22 13 £425 +1.79% 3
Bromley 0 3 £450 +95.65%
Croydon -12 1 £500 +35.13% 1
Hayes - 1 £395 -
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 95 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 76 (40.00%) Finance
3 66 (34.74%) Business Continuity Planning
4 60 (31.58%) BCP
5 56 (29.47%) ITIL
6 43 (22.63%) Risk Management
7 41 (21.58%) Project Management
8 39 (20.53%) Data Centre
9 33 (17.37%) Microsoft
10 32 (16.84%) Windows
10 32 (16.84%) Security Cleared
11 30 (15.79%) Information Security
12 29 (15.26%) Banking
12 29 (15.26%) VMware
12 29 (15.26%) SC Cleared
13 27 (14.21%) Service Delivery
13 27 (14.21%) Agile Software Development
14 26 (13.68%) Linux
15 25 (13.16%) Migration
16 24 (12.63%) Problem Management
17 23 (12.11%) VMware Infrastructure
18 21 (11.05%) Oracle
18 21 (11.05%) SQL Server
19 20 (10.53%) MS Excel
19 20 (10.53%) Active Directory
19 20 (10.53%) Change Management
19 20 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 20 (10.53%) Windows Server
19 20 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
20 19 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management

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 (8.95%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 9 (4.74%) Skype for Business
4 7 (3.68%) Confluence
4 7 (3.68%) IIS
5 6 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (2.63%) Apache
7 4 (2.11%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.58%) MQSeries
9 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.05%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.53%) nginx
10 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.32%) MS Project
3 11 (5.79%) MS Office
4 4 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.58%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (1.05%) GNU Octave
6 2 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.53%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.53%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.26%) Office 365
2 4 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.58%) Mimecast
4 2 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.53%) GitHub
5 1 (0.53%) Heroku
5 1 (0.53%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.00%) Firewall
2 15 (7.89%) SAN
3 12 (6.32%) DNS
4 11 (5.79%) Network Security
5 8 (4.21%) Extranet
6 6 (3.16%) NAS
7 5 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (2.63%) VoIP
8 4 (2.11%) WAN
9 3 (1.58%) DHCP
9 3 (1.58%) Internet
9 3 (1.58%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (1.58%) ISDN
9 3 (1.58%) LAN
9 3 (1.58%) LDAP
9 3 (1.58%) MPLS
9 3 (1.58%) SMTP
9 3 (1.58%) TCP/IP
10 2 (1.05%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.53%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.05%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.74%) Big Data
3 7 (3.68%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.05%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.53%) MS Access
5 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.53%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.53%) Spotfire
5 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (3.68%) JIRA
2 6 (3.16%) Selenium
3 5 (2.63%) JMeter
3 5 (2.63%) NeoLoad
3 5 (2.63%) Zephyr
4 1 (0.53%) Bower
4 1 (0.53%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.53%) Grunt
4 1 (0.53%) gulp
4 1 (0.53%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.53%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (0.53%) TeamCity
General
1 76 (40.00%) Finance
2 29 (15.26%) Banking
3 14 (7.37%) Investment Banking
4 12 (6.32%) Financial Institution
5 6 (3.16%) Retail
5 6 (3.16%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.11%) Legal
6 4 (2.11%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.58%) Back Office
8 2 (1.05%) Billing
8 2 (1.05%) International Banking
9 1 (0.53%) Front Office
9 1 (0.53%) Law
9 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.53%) Marketing
9 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (13.16%) Consultant
2 18 (9.47%) Analyst
2 18 (9.47%) Architect
3 14 (7.37%) Security Consultant
4 13 (6.84%) Project Manager
4 13 (6.84%) Service Manager
5 11 (5.79%) Administrator
5 11 (5.79%) Business Continuity Manager
5 11 (5.79%) Business Manager
5 11 (5.79%) CLAS Consultant
5 11 (5.79%) IT Manager
6 10 (5.26%) CLAS Security Consultant
6 10 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
7 9 (4.74%) CLAS Architect
7 9 (4.74%) IT Services Manager
7 9 (4.74%) Linux Engineer
7 9 (4.74%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 9 (4.74%) Server Engineer
8 8 (4.21%) Applications Engineer
8 8 (4.21%) Service Continuity Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.21%) .NET
1 8 (4.21%) Middleware
2 5 (2.63%) HTML
3 4 (2.11%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.58%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.58%) CSS
4 3 (1.58%) HTML5
4 3 (1.58%) jQuery
4 3 (1.58%) SAML
4 3 (1.58%) WAP
5 2 (1.05%) Ajax
5 2 (1.05%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (1.05%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.53%) CSS3
6 1 (0.53%) LAMP
6 1 (0.53%) RESTful
6 1 (0.53%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (0.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.53%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 39 (20.53%) Data Centre
2 20 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.32%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.68%) Performance Metrics
5 6 (3.16%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (2.63%) CESG
6 5 (2.63%) Clustering
6 5 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (2.63%) Security Operations Centre
7 4 (2.11%) Informatics
8 3 (1.58%) Cyber Attack
8 3 (1.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.58%) NHS
8 3 (1.58%) PMI
8 3 (1.58%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.58%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.05%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.05%) CMDB
9 2 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.05%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (16.84%) Windows
2 26 (13.68%) Linux
3 20 (10.53%) Windows Server
4 17 (8.95%) Unix
5 15 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (4.21%) Windows Phone
7 7 (3.68%) Oracle Linux
7 7 (3.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (3.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.58%) CentOS
8 3 (1.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.05%) AIX
9 2 (1.05%) Solaris
9 2 (1.05%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.05%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.53%) Android
10 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 66 (34.74%) Business Continuity Planning
3 60 (31.58%) BCP
4 56 (29.47%) ITIL
5 43 (22.63%) Risk Management
6 41 (21.58%) Project Management
7 30 (15.79%) Information Security
8 27 (14.21%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (14.21%) Service Delivery
9 25 (13.16%) Migration
10 24 (12.63%) Problem Management
11 20 (10.53%) Change Management
12 19 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (8.95%) ITIL V3
14 16 (8.42%) Continuous Improvement
14 16 (8.42%) Incident Management
15 14 (7.37%) Capacity Management
16 13 (6.84%) Data Protection
16 13 (6.84%) Enterprise Architecture
17 12 (6.32%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.32%) SQL
2 6 (3.16%) Perl
2 6 (3.16%) Python
3 5 (2.63%) Shell Script
4 4 (2.11%) C#
4 4 (2.11%) Java
5 3 (1.58%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.05%) C
6 2 (1.05%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.05%) Ruby
6 2 (1.05%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.53%) C++
Qualifications
1 32 (16.84%) Security Cleared
2 29 (15.26%) SC Cleared
3 17 (8.95%) Degree
4 12 (6.32%) CLAS
5 10 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (4.74%) MCSE
7 8 (4.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (3.68%) CISSP
9 5 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (2.63%) CISM
9 5 (2.63%) RHCE
10 4 (2.11%) CISA
10 4 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.58%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (1.58%) CCNA
11 3 (1.58%) ISEB
11 3 (1.58%) ISTQB
11 3 (1.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (1.58%) PMI Certification
11 3 (1.58%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (10.00%) SLA
3 17 (8.95%) PCI DSS
4 10 (5.26%) Government Security Classifications
5 9 (4.74%) COBIT
6 8 (4.21%) QA
7 5 (2.63%) ISO22301
8 4 (2.11%) Data Quality
9 3 (1.58%) BS25999
10 2 (1.05%) COSO
10 2 (1.05%) ISO27002
10 2 (1.05%) MiFID
10 2 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.53%) BS7799
11 1 (0.53%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (12.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (10.53%) Active Directory
3 11 (5.79%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (4.74%) Hyper-V
5 8 (4.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 8 (4.21%) UAG
5 8 (4.21%) XenApp
6 4 (2.11%) NFS
7 3 (1.58%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.58%) vSphere
8 2 (1.05%) Samba
8 2 (1.05%) Sendmail
8 2 (1.05%) Squid
8 2 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.53%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.53%) Docker
9 1 (0.53%) Firmware
9 1 (0.53%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.53%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (6.84%) Puppet
2 12 (6.32%) Backup Exec
3 9 (4.74%) Ansible
3 9 (4.74%) SCOM
4 8 (4.21%) IBM BigFix
4 8 (4.21%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 5 (2.63%) BMC PATROL
6 4 (2.11%) Nagios
6 4 (2.11%) SCCM
7 3 (1.58%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (1.05%) BladeLogic
8 2 (1.05%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (1.05%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.05%) WSUS
9 1 (0.53%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.53%) Icinga
9 1 (0.53%) logstash
9 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.53%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 33 (17.37%) Microsoft
2 29 (15.26%) VMware
3 21 (11.05%) Oracle
4 17 (8.95%) Red Hat
5 16 (8.42%) Citrix
6 11 (5.79%) Cisco
6 11 (5.79%) IBM
7 9 (4.74%) Symantec
8 7 (3.68%) BMC
8 7 (3.68%) CheckPoint
9 6 (3.16%) SAP
10 5 (2.63%) HP
10 5 (2.63%) Mitel
10 5 (2.63%) WorldPay
11 4 (2.11%) NetApp
11 4 (2.11%) Sybase
12 3 (1.58%) EMC
12 3 (1.58%) Reuters
12 3 (1.58%) Sun
12 3 (1.58%) SunGard
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