The table below looks at the statistics for BCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
England / South West
Rank - 145 -
Contract jobs citing BCP 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.033% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.041% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year
- -26.13%

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2228 2451 2498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 82.55% 81.84% 78.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1474 1670 1633
Median daily rate £400 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £280 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 124 91
Median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +16.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £16.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing BCP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

BCP
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BCP across the South West region.

BCP Daily Rate Trend in the South West

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BCP 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 West region with a requirement for BCP.

1 4 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Compliance Audit
3 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (25.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) COBIT
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (25.00%) SAP PI
3 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
3 1 (25.00%) NetWeaver
3 1 (25.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) SAP EP
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Basis
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) ABAP
3 1 (25.00%) MS Project
3 1 (25.00%) SAP

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (25.00%) NetWeaver
1 1 (25.00%) SAP EP
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Cutover Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Information Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Cutover Manager
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Basis
1 1 (25.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Compliance Audit
3 1 (25.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) ABAP
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) CISM
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
Bristol, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Rate: £45 - £50 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago