The table below looks at the statistics for BCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank - 48 -
Contract jobs citing BCP 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.19% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.29 £15.93 -
% change year-on-year
-29.12% -
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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 Oxfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
582 359 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 77.39% 69.31% 73.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 225 242
Average daily rate £410 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £483 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 22 14
Average hourly rate £22.00 £14.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £10.90 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.99 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.95%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

BCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

BCP Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing BCP 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 BCP.

1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Icinga
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) CommVault
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Nagios
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) ISMS
2 1 (33.33%) BS25999
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing BCP 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 BCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Compliance Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) ISMS
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) BS25999
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) Cacti
1 1 (33.33%) Icinga
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) Dell
1 1 (33.33%) EMC
1 1 (33.33%) CommVault
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
1 1 (33.33%) Lumension