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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 224 209 192
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -17
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 38 61 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.43% 0.65% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.81% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 32 41
Median daily rate £450 £323 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.53% -11.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £271 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £447 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £358 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.72% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £14.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.70 £14.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+35.86% -32.55%
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
7189 7489 6961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.56% 79.47% 76.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4385 4352 3850
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 266 245 263
Median hourly rate £35.00 £23.88 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.59% -20.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.46 £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.82 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 30 June 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 30 June 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
Berkshire +2 17 £500 +68.06% 9
Surrey -2 11 £420 +20.00% 4
East Sussex +15 4 £488 - 1
West Sussex - 2 £488 - 1
Kent +7 1 - -
Buckinghamshire +1 1 £500 +1.52% 4
Hampshire -13 1 £350 +10.36% 2
Sussex - 1 - -
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 44 (45.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 30 (30.93%) ITIL
3 22 (22.68%) Risk Management
4 20 (20.62%) Firewall
5 18 (18.56%) Business Continuity Management
6 17 (17.53%) Telecoms
7 16 (16.49%) Windows
7 16 (16.49%) Incident Management
8 14 (14.43%) WAN
8 14 (14.43%) Management Information System
8 14 (14.43%) Service Management
9 13 (13.40%) ITSM
9 13 (13.40%) VPN
9 13 (13.40%) Cisco
9 13 (13.40%) CheckPoint
9 13 (13.40%) Security Cleared
10 12 (12.37%) Problem Management
10 12 (12.37%) BCP
10 12 (12.37%) Project Management
10 12 (12.37%) Juniper
11 11 (11.34%) TCP/IP
11 11 (11.34%) Linux
11 11 (11.34%) Service Delivery
11 11 (11.34%) Finance
12 10 (10.31%) Data Protection
12 10 (10.31%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (10.31%) Information Security
12 10 (10.31%) Change Management
12 10 (10.31%) SSL
12 10 (10.31%) LAN

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 2 (2.06%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.06%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (3.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (7.22%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (3.09%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.06%) Office 365
2 2 (2.06%) SaaS
3 1 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (20.62%) Firewall
2 14 (14.43%) WAN
3 13 (13.40%) VPN
4 11 (11.34%) TCP/IP
5 10 (10.31%) LAN
5 10 (10.31%) SSL
6 7 (7.22%) Internet
6 7 (7.22%) IPsec
7 6 (6.19%) VoIP
8 5 (5.15%) DHCP
8 5 (5.15%) DNS
8 5 (5.15%) NAS
8 5 (5.15%) SAN
9 4 (4.12%) BGP
9 4 (4.12%) EIGRP
9 4 (4.12%) MPLS
9 4 (4.12%) Multicast
10 2 (2.06%) Network Security
10 2 (2.06%) Skype
10 2 (2.06%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.28%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.15%) MySQL
3 3 (3.09%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (3.09%) Big Data
3 3 (3.09%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.09%) Riak
4 2 (2.06%) Apache Hive
4 2 (2.06%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.06%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Ant
1 3 (3.09%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.09%) Maven
General
1 17 (17.53%) Telecoms
2 11 (11.34%) Finance
3 5 (5.15%) Retail
4 2 (2.06%) Advertising
4 2 (2.06%) Automotive
4 2 (2.06%) Legal
5 1 (1.03%) Banking
5 1 (1.03%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.03%) Law
5 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (18.56%) Analyst
2 11 (11.34%) Business Continuity Specialist
3 9 (9.28%) Architect
4 7 (7.22%) Network Engineer
4 7 (7.22%) Security Specialist
4 7 (7.22%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (6.19%) Cisco Analyst
5 6 (6.19%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 6 (6.19%) Cisco Security Analyst
5 6 (6.19%) Network Analyst
5 6 (6.19%) Network Security Analyst
5 6 (6.19%) Security Analyst
6 5 (5.15%) Business Analyst
6 5 (5.15%) Consultant
6 5 (5.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (5.15%) Programme Manager
6 5 (5.15%) Service Manager
6 5 (5.15%) Transition Manager
7 4 (4.12%) Technical Architect
7 4 (4.12%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.19%) Web Services
2 3 (3.09%) RESTful
3 2 (2.06%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.03%) .NET
4 1 (1.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.43%) Management Information System
2 8 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.19%) RSA SecurID
4 5 (5.15%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (4.12%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.12%) Replication
6 3 (3.09%) Clustering
6 3 (3.09%) CMDB
6 3 (3.09%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.06%) FMCG
7 2 (2.06%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (2.06%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (1.03%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.03%) CCTV
8 1 (1.03%) CESG
8 1 (1.03%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.03%) Cryptography
8 1 (1.03%) NHS
8 1 (1.03%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.03%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.49%) Windows
2 11 (11.34%) Linux
3 8 (8.25%) Windows Server
4 5 (5.15%) Unix
5 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.06%) Debian
6 2 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.06%) Solaris
6 2 (2.06%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.06%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.03%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (45.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 30 (30.93%) ITIL
3 22 (22.68%) Risk Management
4 18 (18.56%) Business Continuity Management
5 16 (16.49%) Incident Management
6 14 (14.43%) Service Management
7 13 (13.40%) ITSM
8 12 (12.37%) BCP
8 12 (12.37%) Problem Management
8 12 (12.37%) Project Management
9 11 (11.34%) Service Delivery
10 10 (10.31%) Change Management
10 10 (10.31%) Data Protection
10 10 (10.31%) Information Security
10 10 (10.31%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (9.28%) Business Continuity Planning
11 9 (9.28%) Change Control
11 9 (9.28%) Risk Assessment
12 7 (7.22%) Project Governance
13 6 (6.19%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.15%) Java
1 5 (5.15%) SQL
2 2 (2.06%) Python
2 2 (2.06%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.03%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (13.40%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.25%) Degree
2 8 (8.25%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.12%) CCNA
3 4 (4.12%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.09%) CISSP
5 2 (2.06%) CISM
5 2 (2.06%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.06%) PMP
6 1 (1.03%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.03%) CEH
6 1 (1.03%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (1.03%) ISEB
6 1 (1.03%) MCTS
6 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.28%) ISO22301
2 7 (7.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (4.12%) RMADS
3 4 (4.12%) SLA
4 3 (3.09%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 3 (3.09%) ISO 9001
5 2 (2.06%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (2.06%) NEBOSH
5 2 (2.06%) QA
6 1 (1.03%) BS25999
6 1 (1.03%) BS7799
6 1 (1.03%) ISO 14001
6 1 (1.03%) JSP 440
6 1 (1.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (6.19%) Active Directory
1 6 (6.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.09%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.06%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.06%) vSphere
3 2 (2.06%) XenApp
3 2 (2.06%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.03%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.03%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (6.19%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.06%) ArcSight ESM
2 2 (2.06%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.06%) Puppet
2 2 (2.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (2.06%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (13.40%) CheckPoint
1 13 (13.40%) Cisco
2 12 (12.37%) Juniper
3 10 (10.31%) Microsoft
3 10 (10.31%) Remedy
4 9 (9.28%) VMware
5 8 (8.25%) Palo Alto
6 6 (6.19%) Blue Coat
6 6 (6.19%) Oracle
7 5 (5.15%) HP
8 4 (4.12%) Citrix
9 3 (3.09%) BMC
9 3 (3.09%) Sybase
10 2 (2.06%) ArcSight
10 2 (2.06%) Avaya
10 2 (2.06%) BT
10 2 (2.06%) Mitel
10 2 (2.06%) Sun
10 2 (2.06%) Symantec
10 2 (2.06%) Veritas
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