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 6 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 194 192 194
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 63 54 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.69% 0.60% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.81% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 37 17
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£323 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £317 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £486 £635
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 £21.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.55% +10.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £22.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-34.09% +12.82%
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
7062 6652 5964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 77.13% 74.24% 71.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4135 3667 3111
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £246 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 253 275
Average hourly rate £22.83 £26.98 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.36% -10.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 6 July 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
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 6 July 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 +12 27 £316 -25.76% 2
Berkshire +9 12 £275 -33.33% 8
Surrey 0 11 £350 -0.56% 4
Buckinghamshire +8 9 £493 +146.25% 1
Oxfordshire -21 2 £285 -41.59%
East Sussex -10 1 - -
Kent - 1 £180 - 1
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 44 (38.60%) Disaster Recovery
2 27 (23.68%) ITIL
2 27 (23.68%) Security Cleared
3 24 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 22 (19.30%) SQL
5 19 (16.67%) Windows
5 19 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 19 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 18 (15.79%) SC Cleared
6 18 (15.79%) Business Continuity Planning
7 17 (14.91%) BCP
7 17 (14.91%) Finance
7 17 (14.91%) System Testing
8 16 (14.04%) Migration
8 16 (14.04%) Waterfall
8 16 (14.04%) Data Centre
9 15 (13.16%) WAN
10 14 (12.28%) Firewall
10 14 (12.28%) Degree
11 13 (11.40%) Management Information System
11 13 (11.40%) BMC
12 12 (10.53%) Cisco
12 12 (10.53%) VMware
13 11 (9.65%) Service Management
13 11 (9.65%) SLA
13 11 (9.65%) MS Excel
13 11 (9.65%) E-Commerce
13 11 (9.65%) LAN
13 11 (9.65%) MS Office
13 11 (9.65%) Time Management

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (7.02%) BizTalk Server
1 8 (7.02%) CMS
2 4 (3.51%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.75%) IIS
3 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (9.65%) MS Office
1 11 (9.65%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.51%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.51%) MS Project
3 3 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.51%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (2.63%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.39%) SaaS
2 2 (1.75%) PaaS
2 2 (1.75%) Office 365
2 2 (1.75%) IaaS
3 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.16%) WAN
2 14 (12.28%) Firewall
3 11 (9.65%) LAN
4 8 (7.02%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.39%) SAN
6 4 (3.51%) VPN
6 4 (3.51%) SSL
7 3 (2.63%) VoIP
7 3 (2.63%) DNS
7 3 (2.63%) IP Telephony
7 3 (2.63%) VLAN
8 2 (1.75%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (1.75%) PBX
8 2 (1.75%) SNMP
8 2 (1.75%) TACACS
9 1 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.88%) Internet
9 1 (0.88%) Wireless
9 1 (0.88%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.77%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (6.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (6.14%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.39%) OLTP
4 5 (4.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.75%) QlikView
6 2 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.75%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.75%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.75%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Subversion
2 1 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 17 (14.91%) Finance
2 7 (6.14%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.26%) Legal
4 3 (2.63%) Automotive
5 2 (1.75%) Retail
6 1 (0.88%) Billing
6 1 (0.88%) Marketing
6 1 (0.88%) Back Office
6 1 (0.88%) Electronics
6 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.88%) Games
6 1 (0.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (38.60%) Analyst
2 18 (15.79%) Business Analyst
3 17 (14.91%) Test Analyst
4 8 (7.02%) Service Manager
5 7 (6.14%) Project Manager
5 7 (6.14%) Incident Manager
6 6 (5.26%) Security Manager
6 6 (5.26%) Consultant
7 5 (4.39%) Services Delivery Manager
7 5 (4.39%) SQL DBA
7 5 (4.39%) IT Consultant
7 5 (4.39%) DBA
7 5 (4.39%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (3.51%) Information Manager
8 4 (3.51%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (3.51%) Information Security Manager
8 4 (3.51%) Business Continuity Analyst
8 4 (3.51%) Developer
8 4 (3.51%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 3 (2.63%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.89%) XML
2 5 (4.39%) Web Services
3 2 (1.75%) HTML
4 1 (0.88%) .NET
4 1 (0.88%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.04%) Data Centre
2 13 (11.40%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.26%) Performance Metrics
4 4 (3.51%) Thin Client
4 4 (3.51%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (2.63%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.63%) CMDB
5 3 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.63%) NHS
6 2 (1.75%) PKI
6 2 (1.75%) IVR
6 2 (1.75%) EMC VNX
6 2 (1.75%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.88%) Online Games
7 1 (0.88%) FMCG
7 1 (0.88%) e-Health
7 1 (0.88%) SecurID
7 1 (0.88%) DTV
7 1 (0.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.67%) Windows
2 8 (7.02%) Linux
3 5 (4.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.75%) UNIX
5 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.75%) FreeBSD
6 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (38.60%) Disaster Recovery
2 27 (23.68%) ITIL
3 19 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 19 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 18 (15.79%) Business Continuity Planning
5 17 (14.91%) System Testing
5 17 (14.91%) BCP
6 16 (14.04%) Migration
6 16 (14.04%) Waterfall
7 11 (9.65%) Time Management
7 11 (9.65%) Information Security
7 11 (9.65%) E-Commerce
7 11 (9.65%) Service Management
8 9 (7.89%) Security Management
8 9 (7.89%) Incident Management
9 8 (7.02%) ITSM
10 7 (6.14%) Data Migration
11 6 (5.26%) Business Analysis
12 5 (4.39%) Information Security Management
12 5 (4.39%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (19.30%) SQL
2 9 (7.89%) T-SQL
3 6 (5.26%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.63%) VBScript
5 2 (1.75%) C
5 2 (1.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (23.68%) Security Cleared
2 18 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 14 (12.28%) Degree
4 9 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (4.39%) MCSE
5 5 (4.39%) CCNA
5 5 (4.39%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.51%) ISTQB
6 4 (3.51%) MCTS
6 4 (3.51%) ISEB
7 3 (2.63%) CCNP
7 3 (2.63%) MCITP
7 3 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.75%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.75%) CISSP
8 2 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.75%) CISA
8 2 (1.75%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.65%) SLA
2 9 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.75%) QA
4 1 (0.88%) BS25999
4 1 (0.88%) TickIT
4 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (7.02%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.26%) vSphere
4 3 (2.63%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.75%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.75%) ISA Server
5 2 (1.75%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.88%) XenApp
6 1 (0.88%) XenServer
6 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (7.02%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (4.39%) SCOM
3 4 (3.51%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (2.63%) WSUS
4 3 (2.63%) SCCM
4 3 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (2.63%) NetBackup
4 3 (2.63%) HP SIM
5 2 (1.75%) Icinga
5 2 (1.75%) Nessus
5 2 (1.75%) WMI
5 2 (1.75%) Nagios
6 1 (0.88%) Cacti
Vendors
1 24 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.40%) BMC
3 12 (10.53%) Cisco
3 12 (10.53%) VMware
4 9 (7.89%) HP
5 8 (7.02%) Business Objects
6 6 (5.26%) NetScout
7 5 (4.39%) Citrix
7 5 (4.39%) Remedy
7 5 (4.39%) NetApp
8 4 (3.51%) EMC
8 4 (3.51%) SolarWinds
9 3 (2.63%) F5
9 3 (2.63%) Symantec
9 3 (2.63%) McAfee
10 2 (1.75%) Websense
10 2 (1.75%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.75%) SAP
10 2 (1.75%) PlateSpin
11 1 (0.88%) Blue Coat
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