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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 195 205 197
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 51 68 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.66% 0.71% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.89% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 39 42
Median daily rate £425 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £308 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £410 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +12.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £55.00 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.55 £16.13 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+95.65% -43.91%
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
6221 7604 7629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.26% 79.69% 76.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3695 4479 4277
Median daily rate £420 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 316 289
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.09 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.63% +56.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.25 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Business Continuity as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 2 December 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +21 18 £243 -41.98% 2
Berkshire +17 16 £390 -16.57% 4
Buckinghamshire +15 4 £563 +87.50% 1
Hampshire -2 4 £440 -2.22% 4
West Sussex - 2 £438 -
East Sussex +6 1 £850 +131.29% 2
Middlesex -1 1 £400 -3.03%
Kent -2 1 £425 -8.10%
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Business Continuity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 31 (32.63%) Disaster Recovery
2 23 (24.21%) Project Management
3 19 (20.00%) Service Management
3 19 (20.00%) Windows
3 19 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (18.95%) Oracle
5 16 (16.84%) Migration
6 15 (15.79%) Finance
6 15 (15.79%) Middleware
6 15 (15.79%) Data Centre
7 14 (14.74%) Microsoft
8 12 (12.63%) SQL
8 12 (12.63%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (11.58%) Business Continuity Planning
9 11 (11.58%) Amazon AWS
9 11 (11.58%) Risk Assessment
9 11 (11.58%) Information Security
9 11 (11.58%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (10.53%) SQL Server
10 10 (10.53%) ITIL
10 10 (10.53%) SOA
10 10 (10.53%) Cisco
10 10 (10.53%) BCP
10 10 (10.53%) Management Information System
10 10 (10.53%) Firewall
10 10 (10.53%) Capacity Management
11 9 (9.47%) NHS
11 9 (9.47%) Active Directory
11 9 (9.47%) WAN
11 9 (9.47%) Unix

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (8.42%) Tuxedo
1 8 (8.42%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.21%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.16%) Apache Pig
3 3 (3.16%) CMS
3 3 (3.16%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.11%) SAS
4 2 (2.11%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.11%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.11%) WordPress
5 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (7.37%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.11%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.11%) InDesign
2 2 (2.11%) MS Office
2 2 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.11%) MS Project
2 2 (2.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Sage X3
2 1 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 19 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (11.58%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.16%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (2.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.53%) Firewall
2 9 (9.47%) WAN
3 6 (6.32%) LAN
3 6 (6.32%) SAN
3 6 (6.32%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.26%) Internet
4 5 (5.26%) IPsec
4 5 (5.26%) VPN
5 3 (3.16%) Kerberos
5 3 (3.16%) SSL
5 3 (3.16%) Wireless
6 2 (2.11%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.11%) Intranet
6 2 (2.11%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (2.11%) PBX
6 2 (2.11%) Skype
7 1 (1.05%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.05%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.05%) Network Security
7 1 (1.05%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.16%) Apache Hive
3 3 (3.16%) Big Data
3 3 (3.16%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.16%) Mahout
3 3 (3.16%) Oracle Exadata
3 3 (3.16%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.16%) Sqoop
4 2 (2.11%) MS Access
4 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.05%) GIS
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (7.37%) Git (software)
1 7 (7.37%) Jenkins
1 7 (7.37%) JIRA
2 1 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (15.79%) Finance
2 4 (4.21%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.16%) Legal
3 3 (3.16%) Marketing
3 3 (3.16%) Retail
4 2 (2.11%) Advertising
5 1 (1.05%) Automotive
5 1 (1.05%) Banking
5 1 (1.05%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.05%) Law
5 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.05%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 19 (20.00%) Analyst
2 15 (15.79%) Architect
3 8 (8.42%) Cloud Architect
4 7 (7.37%) Business Continuity Manager
4 7 (7.37%) Project Manager
4 7 (7.37%) Security Analyst
4 7 (7.37%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (5.26%) Business Manager
5 5 (5.26%) Junior
6 4 (4.21%) AWS Architect
6 4 (4.21%) Azure Architect
6 4 (4.21%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 4 (4.21%) Consultant
6 4 (4.21%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 4 (4.21%) Disaster Recovery Manager
6 4 (4.21%) Network Analyst
6 4 (4.21%) Process Analyst
6 4 (4.21%) Security Manager
7 3 (3.16%) Business Continuity Planner
7 3 (3.16%) Business Continuity Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.79%) Middleware
2 2 (2.11%) .NET
2 2 (2.11%) Web Services
3 1 (1.05%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 10 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 9 (9.47%) NHS
4 7 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (7.37%) Public Cloud
5 4 (4.21%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (3.16%) IBM Mainframe
6 3 (3.16%) Mainframe
6 3 (3.16%) PMI
6 3 (3.16%) RSA SecurID
6 3 (3.16%) Social Media
7 2 (2.11%) Blog
7 2 (2.11%) CCTV
7 2 (2.11%) Cryptography
7 2 (2.11%) EMC VMAX
7 2 (2.11%) EMC VNX
7 2 (2.11%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (2.11%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.05%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.05%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.00%) Windows
2 9 (9.47%) Linux
2 9 (9.47%) Unix
3 8 (8.42%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.16%) AIX
4 3 (3.16%) Solaris
5 2 (2.11%) Android
5 2 (2.11%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.11%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.05%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (32.63%) Disaster Recovery
2 23 (24.21%) Project Management
3 19 (20.00%) Service Management
4 16 (16.84%) Migration
5 12 (12.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (11.58%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (11.58%) Business Continuity Planning
6 11 (11.58%) Information Security
6 11 (11.58%) Risk Assessment
7 10 (10.53%) BCP
7 10 (10.53%) Capacity Management
7 10 (10.53%) ITIL
7 10 (10.53%) SOA
8 8 (8.42%) DevOps
8 8 (8.42%) SDLC
9 7 (7.37%) Business Continuity Management
9 7 (7.37%) Configuration Management
9 7 (7.37%) High Availability
9 7 (7.37%) PRINCE2
9 7 (7.37%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.63%) SQL
2 4 (4.21%) C#
2 4 (4.21%) PowerShell
2 4 (4.21%) Python
2 4 (4.21%) VB
3 3 (3.16%) Java
3 3 (3.16%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.05%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (6.32%) CISSP
1 6 (6.32%) PMI Certification
1 6 (6.32%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.26%) CEH
2 5 (5.26%) CISM
3 4 (4.21%) Degree
3 4 (4.21%) GCIA
3 4 (4.21%) GCIH
3 4 (4.21%) GIAC
3 4 (4.21%) PMP
3 4 (4.21%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.11%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.05%) APMP
5 1 (1.05%) CCNA
5 1 (1.05%) CCNP
5 1 (1.05%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (1.05%) CRISC
5 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (7.37%) ISO22301
1 7 (7.37%) SLA
2 5 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.11%) BS25999
3 2 (2.11%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.05%) ISO 14001
4 1 (1.05%) NEBOSH
4 1 (1.05%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.05%) RMADS
System Software
1 9 (9.47%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (3.16%) HDFS
4 3 (3.16%) XenApp
4 3 (3.16%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.11%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.05%) Sendmail
6 1 (1.05%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (1.05%) vSphere
6 1 (1.05%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (3.16%) Ambari
1 3 (3.16%) Ansible
1 3 (3.16%) Hadoop YARN
1 3 (3.16%) Oozie
1 3 (3.16%) Puppet
1 3 (3.16%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.11%) Cisco IPCC
2 2 (2.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.05%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.05%) SCOM
3 1 (1.05%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 18 (18.95%) Oracle
2 14 (14.74%) Microsoft
3 10 (10.53%) Cisco
4 9 (9.47%) VMware
5 5 (5.26%) IBM
5 5 (5.26%) NetApp
6 4 (4.21%) CheckPoint
6 4 (4.21%) Citrix
6 4 (4.21%) Juniper
7 3 (3.16%) Blue Coat
7 3 (3.16%) HP
7 3 (3.16%) Palo Alto
8 2 (2.11%) Adobe
8 2 (2.11%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (2.11%) Dell
8 2 (2.11%) EMC
8 2 (2.11%) HEAT Software
8 2 (2.11%) JDA
8 2 (2.11%) Nortel
8 2 (2.11%) SAP