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 3 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 66 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 10 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.02% - 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% - 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Average daily rate
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£205 - £95
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £26.25 £19.75
% change year-on-year
-0.95% +32.91%
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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
778 641 574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 79.47% 76.31% 74.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 380 308
Average daily rate £390 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £495 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 27
Average hourly rate £22.50 £12.00 £23.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -48.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.91 £10.99 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £16.50 £66.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 3 September 2015.

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 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 (58.82%) Security Cleared
1 10 (58.82%) Business Continuity Planning
2 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
2 9 (52.94%) BCP
3 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
4 7 (41.18%) BS25999
4 7 (41.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (35.29%) Cisco
6 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
6 5 (29.41%) NetScout
6 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
6 5 (29.41%) Business Continuity Management
6 5 (29.41%) DV Cleared
7 4 (23.53%) Information Assurance
7 4 (23.53%) Network Management
7 4 (23.53%) Performance Management
8 3 (17.65%) BC Cleared
8 3 (17.65%) F5
8 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
8 3 (17.65%) CCNP
8 3 (17.65%) CCNA
8 3 (17.65%) ITIL
8 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
9 2 (11.76%) BMC
9 2 (11.76%) NetApp
9 2 (11.76%) SLA
9 2 (11.76%) HP
9 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
9 2 (11.76%) Business Process Improvement

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 7 (41.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
3 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) VoIP
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) Wireless
1 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) IT Risk Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Risk Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Service Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity Planner
3 1 (5.88%) Network Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Risk Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Information Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Services Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Network Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Security Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Information Security Risk Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Information Risk Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
2 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Business Continuity Planning
2 9 (52.94%) BCP
3 5 (29.41%) Business Continuity Management
4 4 (23.53%) Network Management
4 4 (23.53%) Performance Management
4 4 (23.53%) Information Assurance
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL
6 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (11.76%) Application Performance Management
6 2 (11.76%) Business Process Improvement
6 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.88%) Change Management
7 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (5.88%) Data Security
7 1 (5.88%) Security Management
7 1 (5.88%) Information Security
7 1 (5.88%) Project Management
7 1 (5.88%) Capacity Management
7 1 (5.88%) Information Governance
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
2 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
3 5 (29.41%) DV Cleared
4 3 (17.65%) BC Cleared
4 3 (17.65%) CCNP
4 3 (17.65%) CCNA
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) BS25999
2 2 (11.76%) SLA
2 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.88%) QA
3 1 (5.88%) TickIT
3 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco
3 5 (29.41%) NetScout
4 3 (17.65%) F5
5 2 (11.76%) HP
5 2 (11.76%) BMC
5 2 (11.76%) NetApp
6 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.88%) Citrix