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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 185 219 209
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -10
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 65 18 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.67% 0.22% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.30% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 4 16
Average daily rate £363 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.68% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £415 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £535 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £383 £363
% change year-on-year
-4.57% +5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 0 1
Average hourly rate £26.50 - £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £17.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+55.88% -38.18%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6857 5921 6979
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 70.79% 70.75% 65.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3812 3079 3326
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 278 256 361
Average hourly rate £27.00 £29.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.24% +8.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £51.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
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 18 April 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
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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +12 22 £370 -7.50% 5
Berkshire -5 16 £400 -20.00% 5
Hampshire +18 14 £325 -40.90% 2
Buckinghamshire -11 8 £425 - 6
West Sussex - 3 £200 - 1
Oxfordshire -2 1 - - 1
Middlesex - 1 £400 -
Sussex - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - -
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 34 (37.36%) ITIL
2 28 (30.77%) Windows
2 28 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (28.57%) UNIX
4 23 (25.27%) Disaster Recovery
5 20 (21.98%) Business Continuity Management
6 17 (18.68%) Service Delivery
7 16 (17.58%) Oracle
8 15 (16.48%) Project Management
8 15 (16.48%) Telecoms
8 15 (16.48%) NetBackup
8 15 (16.48%) Information Security
9 14 (15.38%) Management Information System
9 14 (15.38%) Resource Management
9 14 (15.38%) Security Cleared
9 14 (15.38%) Intel
10 12 (13.19%) Service Management
10 12 (13.19%) Symantec
10 12 (13.19%) Problem Management
11 11 (12.09%) SC Cleared
12 10 (10.99%) Active Directory
12 10 (10.99%) SQL Server
12 10 (10.99%) Linux
13 9 (9.89%) J2EE
13 9 (9.89%) Java
13 9 (9.89%) IBM
13 9 (9.89%) Microsoft
13 9 (9.89%) Tivoli
13 9 (9.89%) QA
13 9 (9.89%) Oracle Database

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (8.79%) MS Exchange
1 8 (8.79%) WebLogic
2 6 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (6.59%) MS Office
2 4 (4.40%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.30%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.10%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Oracle BRM
2 1 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.10%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.79%) Firewall
2 6 (6.59%) SAN
3 4 (4.40%) GSM
3 4 (4.40%) LAN
3 4 (4.40%) VoIP
4 3 (3.30%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.20%) Network Security
5 2 (2.20%) DHCP
5 2 (2.20%) WAN
6 1 (1.10%) Intranet
6 1 (1.10%) Internet
6 1 (1.10%) EIGRP
6 1 (1.10%) MPLS
6 1 (1.10%) BGP
6 1 (1.10%) VPN
6 1 (1.10%) DNS
6 1 (1.10%) SSL
6 1 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.10%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.99%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.89%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.20%) Ingres
3 2 (2.20%) MySQL
4 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (16.48%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.59%) Finance
3 5 (5.49%) Billing
4 2 (2.20%) Military
4 2 (2.20%) Back Office
4 2 (2.20%) Retail
5 1 (1.10%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (16.48%) Analyst
2 13 (14.29%) Administrator
3 8 (8.79%) Architect
4 7 (7.69%) Business Manager
5 5 (5.49%) Consultant
5 5 (5.49%) Audit Manager
5 5 (5.49%) Business Continuity Manager
5 5 (5.49%) Compliance Manager
6 4 (4.40%) IT Audit Manager
6 4 (4.40%) Change Manager
6 4 (4.40%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (4.40%) Service Analyst
6 4 (4.40%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (3.30%) Project Manager
7 3 (3.30%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (3.30%) DBA
7 3 (3.30%) Developer
7 3 (3.30%) Risk Manager
7 3 (3.30%) Data Analyst
7 3 (3.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.89%) J2EE
2 3 (3.30%) .NET
2 3 (3.30%) HTML
3 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.20%) XHTML
4 1 (1.10%) CSS
4 1 (1.10%) Web Services
4 1 (1.10%) XML
4 1 (1.10%) XSL
4 1 (1.10%) Flash
4 1 (1.10%) jQuery
4 1 (1.10%) LINQ
4 1 (1.10%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.10%) WCF
4 1 (1.10%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.40%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.30%) NHS
3 3 (3.30%) CESG
4 2 (2.20%) RMADS
4 2 (2.20%) Economics
4 2 (2.20%) Clustering
4 2 (2.20%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (2.20%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.10%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.10%) IVR
5 1 (1.10%) Replication
5 1 (1.10%) CMDB
5 1 (1.10%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.10%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 28 (30.77%) Windows
2 26 (28.57%) UNIX
3 10 (10.99%) Linux
4 7 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (6.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (4.40%) Windows 7
6 4 (4.40%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.10%) AIX
8 1 (1.10%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (37.36%) ITIL
2 23 (25.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 20 (21.98%) Business Continuity Management
4 17 (18.68%) Service Delivery
5 15 (16.48%) Project Management
5 15 (16.48%) Information Security
6 14 (15.38%) Resource Management
7 12 (13.19%) Service Management
7 12 (13.19%) Problem Management
8 9 (9.89%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (8.79%) ITSM
9 8 (8.79%) SOA
10 7 (7.69%) Risk Management
10 7 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
11 6 (6.59%) Integration Testing
11 6 (6.59%) Change Management
11 6 (6.59%) Process Management
12 5 (5.49%) BCP
12 5 (5.49%) Business Analysis
12 5 (5.49%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.89%) Java
2 8 (8.79%) SQL
3 5 (5.49%) C
4 3 (3.30%) C#
5 2 (2.20%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.20%) VBScript
5 2 (2.20%) VBA
6 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.10%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 11 (12.09%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.79%) Degree
4 5 (5.49%) CISA
4 5 (5.49%) CISM
5 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.40%) MCSE
6 3 (3.30%) Postgraduate
6 3 (3.30%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.30%) CISSP
7 2 (2.20%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.20%) MBA
8 1 (1.10%) CCNP
8 1 (1.10%) CCNA
8 1 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.10%) PMP
8 1 (1.10%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.10%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (1.10%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (9.89%) QA
3 8 (8.79%) SLA
4 6 (6.59%) BS25999
4 6 (6.59%) ISO 9000
5 3 (3.30%) PCI DSS
6 2 (2.20%) COBIT
6 2 (2.20%) ISO 9001
7 1 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (1.10%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 10 (10.99%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.79%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 4 (4.40%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (2.20%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.10%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (16.48%) NetBackup
2 9 (9.89%) Tivoli
3 4 (4.40%) SCCM
3 4 (4.40%) Backup Exec
4 3 (3.30%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.20%) MOM
6 1 (1.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (17.58%) Oracle
2 14 (15.38%) Intel
3 12 (13.19%) Symantec
4 9 (9.89%) IBM
4 9 (9.89%) Microsoft
5 7 (7.69%) Cisco
6 6 (6.59%) HP
7 5 (5.49%) Citrix
8 4 (4.40%) VMware
8 4 (4.40%) Siebel
8 4 (4.40%) Juniper
9 3 (3.30%) NetApp
9 3 (3.30%) McAfee
9 3 (3.30%) Becrypt
10 2 (2.20%) F5
10 2 (2.20%) Capita
10 2 (2.20%) Altiris
10 2 (2.20%) Sophos
10 2 (2.20%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.20%) Genesys
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