The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 194 198 214
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +16
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 50 41 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.55% 0.49% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.69% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 15 19
Average daily rate
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£360 £350 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £228 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £645 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £369
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 £19.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £19.50 £20.60
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6570 5929 6796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.65% 70.32% 69.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3611 3149 3239
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 266 319
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.93 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Business Continuity
England

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014. 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
Surrey +10 16 £352 - 3
Hampshire -8 16 £400 +14.28% 1
Berkshire +4 6 £575 - 1
Middlesex - 4 £338 - 2
Buckinghamshire -10 3 £200 -72.41%
Oxfordshire -14 2 £488 +42.48%
West Sussex 0 1 - - 1
East Sussex -3 1 £305 -
Kent - - - - 3
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 38 (33.04%) ITIL
2 34 (29.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 34 (29.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (27.83%) Security Cleared
4 31 (26.96%) Windows
5 26 (22.61%) SC Cleared
6 24 (20.87%) UNIX
7 22 (19.13%) Information Security
8 21 (18.26%) Business Continuity Management
9 20 (17.39%) Business Continuity Planning
9 20 (17.39%) Service Management
10 19 (16.52%) Service Delivery
11 17 (14.78%) Microsoft
11 17 (14.78%) Finance
12 16 (13.91%) Management Information System
13 15 (13.04%) NetBackup
14 14 (12.17%) Resource Management
14 14 (12.17%) IBM
14 14 (12.17%) Intel
15 13 (11.30%) Telecoms
16 12 (10.43%) ITSM
16 12 (10.43%) Oracle
17 11 (9.57%) Linux
17 11 (9.57%) MS Excel
17 11 (9.57%) Tivoli
17 11 (9.57%) Symantec
17 11 (9.57%) BCP
17 11 (9.57%) Project Management
17 11 (9.57%) Risk Management
17 11 (9.57%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 6 (5.22%) WebLogic
2 5 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.74%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.87%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (9.57%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.09%) MS Project
2 7 (6.09%) MS Office
3 4 (3.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.96%) Firewall
2 7 (6.09%) LAN
3 6 (5.22%) SAN
4 5 (4.35%) VoIP
5 4 (3.48%) WAN
5 4 (3.48%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.74%) DNS
6 2 (1.74%) DHCP
6 2 (1.74%) Internet
6 2 (1.74%) MPLS
7 1 (0.87%) BGP
7 1 (0.87%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.87%) Wireless
7 1 (0.87%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.87%) Multicast
7 1 (0.87%) SSL
7 1 (0.87%) VPN
7 1 (0.87%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.22%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.74%) MySQL
3 2 (1.74%) Ingres
3 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (14.78%) Finance
2 13 (11.30%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.48%) Military
4 2 (1.74%) Local Government
5 1 (0.87%) Marketing
5 1 (0.87%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (19.13%) Analyst
2 13 (11.30%) Administrator
3 8 (6.96%) Audit Manager
3 8 (6.96%) Compliance Manager
4 7 (6.09%) Architect
5 6 (5.22%) Project Manager
5 6 (5.22%) IT Audit Manager
6 5 (4.35%) Test Analyst
7 4 (3.48%) Consultant
7 4 (3.48%) Data Analyst
7 4 (3.48%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (3.48%) Business Manager
8 3 (2.61%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (2.61%) Business Continuity Manager
8 3 (2.61%) Technical Designer
8 3 (2.61%) Server Analyst
8 3 (2.61%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (2.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (2.61%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 3 (2.61%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.22%) J2EE
2 5 (4.35%) Web Services
3 3 (2.61%) HTML
3 3 (2.61%) .NET
3 3 (2.61%) Flash
4 2 (1.74%) XHTML
4 2 (1.74%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.87%) CSS
5 1 (0.87%) JSP
5 1 (0.87%) XML
5 1 (0.87%) XSL
5 1 (0.87%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.87%) WCF
5 1 (0.87%) LINQ
5 1 (0.87%) jQuery
5 1 (0.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.91%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.22%) NHS
3 5 (4.35%) Clustering
3 5 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.48%) CESG
5 3 (2.61%) CESG CLAS
5 3 (2.61%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.74%) Replication
6 2 (1.74%) Economics
6 2 (1.74%) RMADS
7 1 (0.87%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.87%) iPhone
7 1 (0.87%) iPad
7 1 (0.87%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.87%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.87%) IVR
7 1 (0.87%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.87%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 31 (26.96%) Windows
2 24 (20.87%) UNIX
3 11 (9.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (9.57%) Linux
4 10 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (4.35%) Windows 7
5 5 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.48%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.87%) AIX
7 1 (0.87%) Solaris
7 1 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (33.04%) ITIL
2 34 (29.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 22 (19.13%) Information Security
4 21 (18.26%) Business Continuity Management
5 20 (17.39%) Business Continuity Planning
5 20 (17.39%) Service Management
6 19 (16.52%) Service Delivery
7 14 (12.17%) Resource Management
8 12 (10.43%) ITSM
9 11 (9.57%) Project Management
9 11 (9.57%) BCP
9 11 (9.57%) Risk Management
10 9 (7.83%) Change Management
10 9 (7.83%) Process Management
11 8 (6.96%) Problem Management
12 7 (6.09%) SOA
12 7 (6.09%) Migration
13 6 (5.22%) Asset Management
13 6 (5.22%) PRINCE2
13 6 (5.22%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.83%) C
1 9 (7.83%) Java
2 7 (6.09%) SQL
3 3 (2.61%) C#
4 2 (1.74%) VBScript
4 2 (1.74%) VBA
4 2 (1.74%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.87%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.87%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.87%) PowerHouse
5 1 (0.87%) C++
5 1 (0.87%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 32 (27.83%) Security Cleared
2 26 (22.61%) SC Cleared
3 10 (8.70%) Degree
4 8 (6.96%) CISA
4 8 (6.96%) CISM
5 5 (4.35%) CISSP
6 4 (3.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (3.48%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.61%) MCSE
7 3 (2.61%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.61%) MBA
7 3 (2.61%) CCNA
8 2 (1.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.74%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.74%) PgMP
9 1 (0.87%) CRISC
9 1 (0.87%) CCIE
9 1 (0.87%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (29.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (7.83%) ISO 9000
3 8 (6.96%) SLA
4 7 (6.09%) QA
4 7 (6.09%) BS25999
5 6 (5.22%) PCI DSS
6 5 (4.35%) ISO 9001
7 2 (1.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.87%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.87%) JSP 440
System Software
1 10 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (6.96%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.96%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 4 (3.48%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.61%) VMware ESX
4 3 (2.61%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.87%) XenApp
5 1 (0.87%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (13.04%) NetBackup
2 11 (9.57%) Tivoli
3 3 (2.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (2.61%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.74%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.74%) SCCM
5 1 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.87%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.87%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (14.78%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.17%) IBM
2 14 (12.17%) Intel
3 12 (10.43%) Oracle
4 11 (9.57%) Symantec
4 11 (9.57%) VMware
5 10 (8.70%) Cisco
5 10 (8.70%) HP
6 5 (4.35%) Juniper
7 4 (3.48%) EMC
8 3 (2.61%) JBoss
8 3 (2.61%) Citrix
8 3 (2.61%) NetApp
8 3 (2.61%) F5
9 2 (1.74%) Becrypt
9 2 (1.74%) Capita
9 2 (1.74%) Brocade
9 2 (1.74%) Remedy
9 2 (1.74%) McAfee
9 2 (1.74%) Sophos
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Progressive Recruitment
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Rate: £350 - £351 per day + competitive
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