The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Milton Keynes region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 62 51 62
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 6 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.68% 0.19% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.26% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £425 - £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £383 £363
% change year-on-year
-4.57% +5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £17.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+55.88% -38.18%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
622 386 534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 70.68% 73.24% 63.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 236 254
Average daily rate £375 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 32
Average hourly rate £15.97 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.46% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £162.50 £17.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Business Continuity
Buckinghamshire

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
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 18 April 2014, 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 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (33.33%) QA
2 4 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) BCP
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 2 (16.67%) SLA
4 2 (16.67%) MOM
4 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (16.67%) Genesys
4 2 (16.67%) SAN
4 2 (16.67%) Terminal Server
4 2 (16.67%) MCSE
4 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 2 (16.67%) MS Office
4 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (16.67%) Network Security
4 2 (16.67%) BS25999
4 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) Altiris
4 2 (16.67%) Firewall
4 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
1 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
1 2 (16.67%) Network Security
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Service Continuity Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Business Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Server Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Server Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (8.33%) WCF
1 1 (8.33%) LINQ
1 1 (8.33%) jQuery
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
1 1 (8.33%) XML
1 1 (8.33%) XSL
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) IVR
1 1 (8.33%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
3 3 (25.00%) BCP
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Management
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) CMMI
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (16.67%) MCSE
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (16.67%) SLA
2 2 (16.67%) BS25999
3 1 (8.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) Terminal Server
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) MOM
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix
2 2 (16.67%) Genesys
2 2 (16.67%) Altiris
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