The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 37 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.69% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £379
% change year-on-year
- -0.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £20.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year
+87.50% -19.19%
Business Continuity
Oxfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
284 119 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 80.23% 64.32% 74.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 72 93
Average daily rate £420 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £228 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 12
Average hourly rate £16.00 £37.50 £12.09
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.33% +210.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.09 £30.25 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £39.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Business Continuity Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Business Continuity Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Business Continuity
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Business Continuity Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 (50.00%) Service Management
1 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (40.00%) ITSM
2 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 4 (40.00%) CMS
2 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (30.00%) SCCM
3 3 (30.00%) SCOM
3 3 (30.00%) Time Management
3 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (30.00%) Office 365
3 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Legal
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) Firewall
5 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
5 1 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (10.00%) MS Excel

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 4 (40.00%) CMS
2 1 (10.00%) GroupWise
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) VoIP
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) NAS
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Business Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Operations Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Service Management
1 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (40.00%) ITSM
2 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (40.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Time Management
3 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
5 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
5 1 (10.00%) Network Management
5 1 (10.00%) Line Management
5 1 (10.00%) People Management
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security
5 1 (10.00%) Information Management
5 1 (10.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
1 3 (30.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) Novell
2 1 (10.00%) Kaspersky
2 1 (10.00%) Kaseya
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle