The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 63 70 58
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 3 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.43% 0.13% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.16% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate £248 £450 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +21.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £399 £370
% change year-on-year
+0.29% +7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.09 £36.00 £13.63
% change year-on-year
-55.30% +164.22%
Business Continuity
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
585 620 579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 83.81% 78.88% 77.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 348 318
Average daily rate £390 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 10 13
Average hourly rate £13.85 £18.50 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.13% +15.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.82 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £18.50 £15.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Continuity across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Business Continuity Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Business Continuity Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Business Continuity
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Business Continuity Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Business Continuity
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 10 (83.33%) BCP
1 10 (83.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 10 (83.33%) Business Continuity Planning
2 9 (75.00%) MS Visio
3 8 (66.67%) Project Management
4 7 (58.33%) QA
5 6 (50.00%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) Banking
7 1 (8.33%) Statistics
7 1 (8.33%) Validation
7 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (8.33%) SLA
7 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (8.33%) Delphi
7 1 (8.33%) SQL
7 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
7 1 (8.33%) Software Audit
7 1 (8.33%) BS25999
7 1 (8.33%) Data Validation
7 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
7 1 (8.33%) User Experience
7 1 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (8.33%) ISO22301

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Applications
1 10 (83.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 9 (75.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Analyst
2 9 (75.00%) Business Continuity Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) IT Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) IT Risk Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Risk Analyst
4 4 (33.33%) Business IT Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Support
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (8.33%) Statistics
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) BCP
1 10 (83.33%) Business Continuity Planning
2 8 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Validation
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Software Audit
3 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Delphi
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) BS25999
2 1 (8.33%) ISO22301
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft