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 4 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 59 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BCP 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.30% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £360 £389
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £44.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.75 - -
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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
529 309 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 80.40% 68.97% 74.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 168 167
Average daily rate £410 £325 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.15% -15.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 24 22
Average hourly rate £25.00 £33.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% +92.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £13.35 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £39.30 £56.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) ISMS
1 1 (50.00%) BS25999
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) Lumension
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Security Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Compliance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) ISMS
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) BS25999
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Lumension