The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Continuity Consultant role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Continuity Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity Consultant
Rank 616 584 596
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Business Continuity Consultant 1 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.011% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.012% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £318 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.23% -25.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £310 £350
% change year-on-year
- -11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51806 48814 53474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.56% 92.66% 93.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 31840 29382 29897
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2020 2076 2649
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Business Continuity Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Continuity Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Continuity Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Continuity Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Continuity Consultant within the UK.

Business Continuity Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Business Continuity Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Continuity Consultant within the UK.

Business Continuity Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Business Continuity Consultant
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 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
London +7 1 £350 +7.69%
England -23 1 £350 +10.23%
Birmingham - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Leicester - - - -
Northampton - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
City of London - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -

Business Continuity Consultant
Top 21 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Business Continuity Consultant in their job title 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 with Business Continuity Consultant in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity Management
3 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) MCSE
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (16.67%) BCP
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (16.67%) QA
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning

Business Continuity Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Business Continuity Consultant in their job title 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 with Business Continuity Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity Management
3 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) BCP
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) VMware