The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity Planning skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Continuity Planning over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity Planning
Rank 577 586 582
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity Planning 64 52 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.096% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 39 21
Median daily rate £400 £340 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -18.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £298 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £455 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £388 £475
% change year-on-year
+8.06% -18.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.25% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-66.25% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
43989 42942 40972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.91% 79.23% 77.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 29145 27166 25895
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1025 1234 1230
Median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.35 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.71 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

Business Continuity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Business Continuity Planning as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Continuity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Continuity Planning
Daily Rate Trend

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

Business Continuity Planning Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Business Continuity Planning
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Continuity Planning within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Business Continuity Planning Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Business Continuity Planning
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Business Continuity Planning Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Business Continuity Planning
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity Planning within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 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
England -3 63 £400 +17.64% 10
London +14 37 £375 +11.11% 2
South West -4 8 £500 +9.89%
Bournemouth - 8 £500 -
Dorset - 8 £500 -
Croydon - 7 £375 -
City of London +44 5 £545 +61.48%
South East -13 5 £313 -19.35% 3
East Midlands - 5 £590 -
Nottingham - 5 £590 -
Nottinghamshire - 5 £590 -
Tyne and Wear - 4 £170 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £170 -
Ilford - 4 £120 -
North East - 4 £170 -
West Midlands -7 3 £438 +9.37% 2
Berkshire -5 2 £228 -41.29% 2
North West -10 2 - - 2
Surrey -12 2 £356 +5.55%
Coventry - 2 £438 - 1
Wokingham - 2 £228 -
East of England +5 1 - -
Warwickshire -4 1 - - 1
East Sussex - 1 £375 - 1
Belfast - 1 - -
Leatherhead - 1 £313 -
Warwick - 1 - -
Brighton - 1 £375 - 1
Stevenage - 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

Business Continuity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Business Continuity Planning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Business Continuity Planning.

1 94 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 75 (79.79%) BCP
3 39 (41.49%) ITIL
4 35 (37.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 29 (30.85%) Risk Management
6 27 (28.72%) SLA
7 25 (26.60%) Security Cleared
8 22 (23.40%) SC Cleared
8 22 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (21.28%) Project Management
10 18 (19.15%) Problem Management
11 16 (17.02%) SQL Server
12 15 (15.96%) Information Security
13 14 (14.89%) SQL
13 14 (14.89%) Linux
13 14 (14.89%) Finance
13 14 (14.89%) Change Management
14 13 (13.83%) Service Delivery
14 13 (13.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 12 (12.77%) Incident Management
15 12 (12.77%) Firewall
15 12 (12.77%) Migration
15 12 (12.77%) Oracle
15 12 (12.77%) Internet
16 11 (11.70%) Microsoft
16 11 (11.70%) Unix
16 11 (11.70%) Degree
16 11 (11.70%) Confluence
16 11 (11.70%) ITIL V3
17 10 (10.64%) CLAS

Business Continuity Planning
Top Related IT Skills 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 11 (11.70%) Confluence
2 9 (9.57%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.32%) IIS
4 4 (4.26%) MS Exchange
5 3 (3.19%) MQSeries
6 2 (2.13%) Apache
6 2 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.13%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.06%) JBoss
7 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.06%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.06%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.06%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.26%) MS Office
2 4 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Documaker
1 1 (1.06%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.32%) Office 365
2 3 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.06%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.77%) Firewall
1 12 (12.77%) Internet
2 5 (5.32%) BIG-IP
2 5 (5.32%) VPN
3 4 (4.26%) SAN
4 3 (3.19%) DHCP
4 3 (3.19%) ISDN
4 3 (3.19%) NAS
4 3 (3.19%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.19%) VoIP
5 2 (2.13%) DNS
5 2 (2.13%) LAN
5 2 (2.13%) Skype
5 2 (2.13%) WAN
6 1 (1.06%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.06%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.06%) Intranet
6 1 (1.06%) IPsec
6 1 (1.06%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.06%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.45%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (7.45%) MS Access
2 7 (7.45%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.13%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.13%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.06%) Big Data
4 1 (1.06%) MySQL
4 1 (1.06%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.06%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (14.89%) Finance
2 4 (4.26%) Banking
2 4 (4.26%) Retail
2 4 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.19%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.13%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.13%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.13%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.06%) Advertising
5 1 (1.06%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.06%) Front Office
5 1 (1.06%) International Banking
5 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (21.28%) Analyst
2 14 (14.89%) IT Manager
3 13 (13.83%) Consultant
4 12 (12.77%) IT Services Manager
4 12 (12.77%) Service Manager
5 9 (9.57%) Architect
5 9 (9.57%) Business Analyst
5 9 (9.57%) CLAS Architect
5 9 (9.57%) CLAS Consultant
5 9 (9.57%) Security Consultant
5 9 (9.57%) Service Continuity Manager
6 8 (8.51%) Applications Engineer
6 8 (8.51%) CLAS Security Consultant
6 8 (8.51%) Security Architect
7 7 (7.45%) Security Manager
8 6 (6.38%) Business Continuity Manager
8 6 (6.38%) Business Manager
8 6 (6.38%) Information Security Manager
8 6 (6.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 5 (5.32%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.06%) ELK Stack
1 1 (1.06%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (1.06%) J2EE
1 1 (1.06%) JRules
1 1 (1.06%) Middleware
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (1.06%) Web Services
1 1 (1.06%) WebCenter
1 1 (1.06%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.57%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.51%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.32%) CESG
3 5 (5.32%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.26%) Informatics
4 4 (4.26%) Mainframe
5 3 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.19%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.13%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.13%) CMDB
6 2 (2.13%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.13%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.13%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.13%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.06%) iPhone
7 1 (1.06%) NHS
7 1 (1.06%) Statistics
7 1 (1.06%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.89%) Linux
2 11 (11.70%) Unix
3 7 (7.45%) Windows
4 5 (5.32%) Solaris
4 5 (5.32%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.26%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.13%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.13%) Windows Phone
6 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.06%) Android
7 1 (1.06%) CentOS
7 1 (1.06%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.06%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 75 (79.79%) BCP
3 39 (41.49%) ITIL
4 35 (37.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 29 (30.85%) Risk Management
6 22 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (21.28%) Project Management
8 18 (19.15%) Problem Management
9 15 (15.96%) Information Security
10 14 (14.89%) Change Management
11 13 (13.83%) Service Delivery
12 12 (12.77%) Incident Management
12 12 (12.77%) Migration
13 11 (11.70%) ITIL V3
14 10 (10.64%) Risk Analysis
15 9 (9.57%) GAP Analysis
16 8 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
16 8 (8.51%) Network Monitoring
16 8 (8.51%) Scrum
16 8 (8.51%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.89%) SQL
2 7 (7.45%) Perl
2 7 (7.45%) Python
3 1 (1.06%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.06%) Java
Qualifications
1 25 (26.60%) Security Cleared
2 22 (23.40%) SC Cleared
3 11 (11.70%) Degree
4 10 (10.64%) CLAS
5 5 (5.32%) CESG Certified Professional
6 3 (3.19%) CISSP
7 2 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.13%) MCP
8 1 (1.06%) CISA
8 1 (1.06%) CISM
8 1 (1.06%) HND
8 1 (1.06%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (28.72%) SLA
2 13 (13.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (10.64%) Government Security Classifications
4 5 (5.32%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 4 (4.26%) ISO22301
6 2 (2.13%) PCI DSS
6 2 (2.13%) QA
7 1 (1.06%) BS25999
7 1 (1.06%) ISO 14001
7 1 (1.06%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (5.32%) Active Directory
1 5 (5.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.06%) Firmware
2 1 (1.06%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.06%) NFS
2 1 (1.06%) Samba
2 1 (1.06%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (8.51%) Puppet
2 6 (6.38%) Nagios
3 3 (3.19%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (2.13%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.06%) Ansible
5 1 (1.06%) Control-M
5 1 (1.06%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (1.06%) SCOM
5 1 (1.06%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 12 (12.77%) Oracle
2 11 (11.70%) Microsoft
3 9 (9.57%) Red Hat
4 7 (7.45%) Citrix
4 7 (7.45%) F5
5 6 (6.38%) VMware
6 5 (5.32%) HP
6 5 (5.32%) Mitel
7 4 (4.26%) Cisco
8 3 (3.19%) SAP
9 2 (2.13%) arcserve
9 2 (2.13%) CA
9 2 (2.13%) Sybase
9 2 (2.13%) Veeam
9 2 (2.13%) WorldPay
10 1 (1.06%) Bloomberg
10 1 (1.06%) New Relic
10 1 (1.06%) Rackspace
10 1 (1.06%) Reuters
10 1 (1.06%) SolarWinds
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