The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 188 184 199
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 66 64 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.71% 0.71% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.98% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 29 13
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£340 £370 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% -17.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £456 £695
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 0
Average hourly rate £33.00 £26.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.52% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £26.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+50.94% +55.88%
Business Continuity
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7100 6532 5713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 76.24% 72.84% 71.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4058 3629 3021
Average daily rate £398 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.24% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 254 263 236
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Business Continuity Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Business Continuity Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Business Continuity
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Business Continuity Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Business Continuity
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Business Continuity Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Business Continuity
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +8 20 £316 -10.49% 5
Berkshire +8 18 £320 -24.70% 1
Buckinghamshire -3 9 £460 - 3
Oxfordshire -14 8 £353 - 1
Surrey -17 8 £350 -4.43% 3
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Kent - 1 £180 - 3
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 40 (38.10%) Disaster Recovery
2 26 (24.76%) ITIL
3 21 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 18 (17.14%) Microsoft
4 18 (17.14%) Finance
4 18 (17.14%) Business Continuity Planning
5 17 (16.19%) Data Centre
5 17 (16.19%) Service Delivery
5 17 (16.19%) BCP
5 17 (16.19%) WAN
5 17 (16.19%) SC Cleared
6 16 (15.24%) Test Scripting
6 16 (15.24%) Windows
7 15 (14.29%) System Testing
8 14 (13.33%) SQL
8 14 (13.33%) Migration
9 13 (12.38%) VMware
9 13 (12.38%) LAN
9 13 (12.38%) Waterfall
10 12 (11.43%) Time Management
10 12 (11.43%) Firewall
11 11 (10.48%) Management Information System
11 11 (10.48%) SLA
11 11 (10.48%) HP
11 11 (10.48%) BMC
11 11 (10.48%) E-Commerce
12 10 (9.52%) Service Management
12 10 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (8.57%) Incident Management
13 9 (8.57%) Information Security

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 8 (7.62%) CMS
2 5 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.90%) IIS
3 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.95%) GroupWise
Applications
1 8 (7.62%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.67%) MS Office
3 3 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.81%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (2.86%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.95%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.95%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.76%) SaaS
2 2 (1.90%) PaaS
2 2 (1.90%) Office 365
2 2 (1.90%) IaaS
3 1 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (16.19%) WAN
2 13 (12.38%) LAN
3 12 (11.43%) Firewall
4 8 (7.62%) SAN
5 5 (4.76%) TCP/IP
6 4 (3.81%) VoIP
7 3 (2.86%) PBX
7 3 (2.86%) DNS
7 3 (2.86%) IP Telephony
8 2 (1.90%) VLAN
8 2 (1.90%) SNMP
8 2 (1.90%) VPN
9 1 (0.95%) DHCP
9 1 (0.95%) LDAP
9 1 (0.95%) SSL
9 1 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.95%) NAS
9 1 (0.95%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.86%) OLTP
5 2 (1.90%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.90%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.90%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Subversion
2 1 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 18 (17.14%) Finance
2 7 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.76%) Automotive
4 4 (3.81%) Legal
5 3 (2.86%) Retail
6 1 (0.95%) Billing
6 1 (0.95%) Marketing
6 1 (0.95%) Back Office
6 1 (0.95%) Electronics
6 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.95%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (36.19%) Analyst
2 17 (16.19%) Business Analyst
3 13 (12.38%) Test Analyst
4 7 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 7 (6.67%) Incident Manager
5 6 (5.71%) Service Manager
6 5 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (4.76%) Consultant
7 4 (3.81%) IT Consultant
7 4 (3.81%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (3.81%) Information Security Manager
7 4 (3.81%) Security Manager
7 4 (3.81%) Information Manager
8 3 (2.86%) Business Continuity Analyst
8 3 (2.86%) DBA
8 3 (2.86%) Coordinator
8 3 (2.86%) SQL DBA
8 3 (2.86%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (2.86%) Services Delivery Manager
8 3 (2.86%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.71%) XML
2 5 (4.76%) Web Services
3 2 (1.90%) HTML
4 1 (0.95%) .NET
4 1 (0.95%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.19%) Data Centre
2 11 (10.48%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.81%) Thin Client
3 4 (3.81%) Fat Client
3 4 (3.81%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (2.86%) CMDB
5 2 (1.90%) iSeries
5 2 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.90%) AS400
5 2 (1.90%) Replication
5 2 (1.90%) Clustering
5 2 (1.90%) IVR
6 1 (0.95%) e-Health
6 1 (0.95%) PKI
6 1 (0.95%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.95%) FMCG
6 1 (0.95%) NHS
6 1 (0.95%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.24%) Windows
2 7 (6.67%) Linux
3 6 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.90%) UNIX
5 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.90%) FreeBSD
6 1 (0.95%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.95%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (38.10%) Disaster Recovery
2 26 (24.76%) ITIL
3 18 (17.14%) Business Continuity Planning
4 17 (16.19%) BCP
4 17 (16.19%) Service Delivery
5 16 (15.24%) Test Scripting
6 15 (14.29%) System Testing
7 14 (13.33%) Migration
8 13 (12.38%) Waterfall
9 12 (11.43%) Time Management
10 11 (10.48%) E-Commerce
11 10 (9.52%) Service Management
12 9 (8.57%) Information Security
12 9 (8.57%) Incident Management
13 8 (7.62%) ITSM
14 7 (6.67%) Security Management
15 6 (5.71%) Business Analysis
16 5 (4.76%) Performance Management
16 5 (4.76%) Network Management
16 5 (4.76%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (13.33%) SQL
2 5 (4.76%) T-SQL
3 3 (2.86%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.90%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.90%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (16.19%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.62%) Degree
4 7 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (4.76%) MCSE
5 5 (4.76%) CCNA
5 5 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.81%) ISTQB
6 4 (3.81%) ISEB
7 3 (2.86%) CCNP
7 3 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.90%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.90%) MCTS
8 2 (1.90%) MCITP
9 1 (0.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.48%) SLA
2 7 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.90%) QA
4 1 (0.95%) BS25999
4 1 (0.95%) TickIT
4 1 (0.95%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.76%) vSphere
4 2 (1.90%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.90%) ISA Server
4 2 (1.90%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.90%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.95%) XenApp
5 1 (0.95%) XenServer
5 1 (0.95%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.86%) WSUS
2 3 (2.86%) SCOM
3 2 (1.90%) SCCM
3 2 (1.90%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (1.90%) Nagios
3 2 (1.90%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.90%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.90%) WMI
3 2 (1.90%) HP SIM
3 2 (1.90%) Icinga
4 1 (0.95%) Cacti
Vendors
1 18 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.38%) VMware
3 11 (10.48%) HP
3 11 (10.48%) BMC
4 9 (8.57%) Cisco
5 6 (5.71%) Citrix
5 6 (5.71%) NetScout
6 5 (4.76%) Remedy
6 5 (4.76%) NetApp
6 5 (4.76%) Business Objects
7 3 (2.86%) SAP
7 3 (2.86%) EMC
7 3 (2.86%) SolarWinds
7 3 (2.86%) F5
8 2 (1.90%) McAfee
8 2 (1.90%) Symantec
8 2 (1.90%) Websense
8 2 (1.90%) PlateSpin
8 2 (1.90%) Dell
9 1 (0.95%) Intel
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