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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 63 69 62
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 7 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.79% 0.22% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 0.29% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 3
Average daily rate
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£200 £200 £725
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -72.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+38.66% -3.84%
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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
695 688 531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 78.80% 76.61% 72.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 425 296
Average daily rate £400 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £255 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 24
Average hourly rate £22.50 £12.00 £13.82
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -13.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+22.00% -19.35%

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 5 August 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 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (53.33%) Business Continuity Planning
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (46.67%) BCP
4 7 (46.67%) BS25999
5 6 (40.00%) Cisco
5 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
6 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 5 (33.33%) DV Cleared
6 5 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (33.33%) NetScout
6 5 (33.33%) Business Continuity Management
7 4 (26.67%) Network Management
7 4 (26.67%) Information Assurance
7 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
8 3 (20.00%) BC Cleared
8 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
8 3 (20.00%) F5
8 3 (20.00%) CCNP
8 3 (20.00%) CCNA
8 3 (20.00%) ITIL
8 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (13.33%) BMC
9 2 (13.33%) NetApp
9 2 (13.33%) SLA
9 2 (13.33%) HP
9 2 (13.33%) Data Security
9 2 (13.33%) Security Management

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 5 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) VoIP
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) Wireless
1 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (13.33%) Service Manager
1 2 (13.33%) Risk Manager
1 2 (13.33%) Information Manager
1 2 (13.33%) Security Manager
1 2 (13.33%) Information Security Risk Manager
1 2 (13.33%) Information Risk Manager
1 2 (13.33%) Information Security Manager
1 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity Planner
2 1 (6.67%) Administrator
2 1 (6.67%) Technical Services Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Network Specialist
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Specialist
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Specialist
2 1 (6.67%) Network Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Thin Client
3 1 (6.67%) Fat Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Business Continuity Planning
2 7 (46.67%) BCP
3 5 (33.33%) Business Continuity Management
4 4 (26.67%) Network Management
4 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
4 4 (26.67%) Information Assurance
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL
6 2 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (13.33%) Application Performance Management
6 2 (13.33%) Business Process Improvement
6 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
6 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (13.33%) Data Security
6 2 (13.33%) Security Management
6 2 (13.33%) Information Security
7 1 (6.67%) Change Management
7 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
7 1 (6.67%) Information Governance
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 3 (20.00%) BC Cleared
4 3 (20.00%) CCNP
4 3 (20.00%) CCNA
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) BS25999
2 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (13.33%) SLA
4 1 (6.67%) TickIT
4 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco
3 5 (33.33%) NetScout
4 3 (20.00%) F5
5 2 (13.33%) HP
5 2 (13.33%) BMC
5 2 (13.33%) NetApp
6 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (6.67%) Citrix