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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity Planning
Rank 588 597 595
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity Planning 36 49 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.089% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.088% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 25 38
Median daily rate £460 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £313 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £738 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 5
Median hourly rate £55.00 £26.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.53% +4.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+69.23% +30.00%

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
40825 44928 44271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.52% 81.15% 76.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27182 29127 28771
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1081 1342 1219
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.44 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% +25.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 4 December 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 27 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 4 December 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
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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 -6 33 £473 +18.12% 8
London -5 18 £525 - 5
South East +15 7 £525 +75.00% 1
North West +7 4 £375 - 1
Merseyside - 4 £375 - 1
Scotland +15 3 £400 -
Berkshire +11 3 £500 -
Glasgow - 3 £400 -
Buckinghamshire +10 2 £550 +83.33%
South West +9 2 £400 +2.56%
Reading - 2 - -
Wirral - 2 £375 -
East of England +6 1 £375 -
Swindon -2 1 £400 +2.56%
Wiltshire -7 1 £400 +2.56%
West Midlands -10 1 £250 -37.50% 1
Wokingham - 1 £500 -
Warwick - 1 £250 -
Warwickshire - 1 £250 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £375 -
East Sussex - 1 £850 -
Devon - 1 - -
Exeter - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 £470 - 1
Hove - 1 £850 -
High Wycombe - 1 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £375 -

Business Continuity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 86 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 74 (86.05%) BCP
3 46 (53.49%) Finance
4 42 (48.84%) Disaster Recovery
5 22 (25.58%) Banking
6 21 (24.42%) ITIL
7 17 (19.77%) Investment Banking
8 16 (18.60%) Project Management
9 15 (17.44%) Information Security
9 15 (17.44%) Microsoft
9 15 (17.44%) Data Centre
10 14 (16.28%) Oracle
10 14 (16.28%) Service Delivery
11 13 (15.12%) Windows
11 13 (15.12%) Linux
11 13 (15.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 12 (13.95%) ITIL V3
12 12 (13.95%) MS Office
12 12 (13.95%) Security Management
12 12 (13.95%) Risk Management
13 11 (12.79%) PRINCE2
13 11 (12.79%) CISSP
13 11 (12.79%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (12.79%) PCI DSS
13 11 (12.79%) Problem Management
14 10 (11.63%) Incident Management
14 10 (11.63%) Active Directory
14 10 (11.63%) Migration
15 9 (10.47%) Change Management
15 9 (10.47%) SQL Server

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 4 (4.65%) MQSeries
2 3 (3.49%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.33%) Confluence
3 2 (2.33%) SAS
4 1 (1.16%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (13.95%) MS Office
2 7 (8.14%) MS Project
3 6 (6.98%) MS Excel
3 6 (6.98%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (1.16%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.16%) Heroku
1 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.65%) Firewall
2 3 (3.49%) Network Security
2 3 (3.49%) SAN
2 3 (3.49%) Unified Communications
3 2 (2.33%) LAN
3 2 (2.33%) PBX
3 2 (2.33%) WAN
4 1 (1.16%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.47%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.98%) Hadoop
3 5 (5.81%) Big Data
4 3 (3.49%) MySQL
5 2 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.33%) MS Access
5 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.16%) GIS
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.33%) JIRA
2 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 46 (53.49%) Finance
2 22 (25.58%) Banking
3 17 (19.77%) Investment Banking
4 6 (6.98%) Publishing
5 5 (5.81%) Financial Institution
5 5 (5.81%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.49%) Retail
7 2 (2.33%) Legal
7 2 (2.33%) Multimedia
8 1 (1.16%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (15.12%) Project Manager
2 12 (13.95%) Analyst
3 9 (10.47%) Security Manager
4 6 (6.98%) Business Continuity Analyst
4 6 (6.98%) Consultant
4 6 (6.98%) Security Project Manager
5 5 (5.81%) Business Continuity Manager
5 5 (5.81%) Business Manager
5 5 (5.81%) Team Leader
5 5 (5.81%) Technical Leader
6 4 (4.65%) Administrator
6 4 (4.65%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (4.65%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (4.65%) Security Consultant
7 3 (3.49%) Banking Analyst
7 3 (3.49%) Business Project Manager
7 3 (3.49%) Data Centre Manager
7 3 (3.49%) Database Team Leader
7 3 (3.49%) Information Manager
7 3 (3.49%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.49%) Middleware
2 2 (2.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.44%) Data Centre
2 9 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.14%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (5.81%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.81%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (2.33%) CCTV
5 2 (2.33%) NHS
5 2 (2.33%) PMI
6 1 (1.16%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.16%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.16%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.16%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.16%) Equities
6 1 (1.16%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.16%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.16%) PlayStation
6 1 (1.16%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.12%) Linux
1 13 (15.12%) Windows
2 6 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (5.81%) Oracle Linux
3 5 (5.81%) Unix
4 3 (3.49%) Windows 10
4 3 (3.49%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.16%) Solaris
5 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 74 (86.05%) BCP
3 42 (48.84%) Disaster Recovery
4 21 (24.42%) ITIL
5 16 (18.60%) Project Management
6 15 (17.44%) Information Security
7 14 (16.28%) Service Delivery
8 12 (13.95%) ITIL V3
8 12 (13.95%) Risk Management
8 12 (13.95%) Security Management
9 11 (12.79%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (12.79%) PRINCE2
9 11 (12.79%) Problem Management
10 10 (11.63%) Incident Management
10 10 (11.63%) Migration
11 9 (10.47%) Change Management
11 9 (10.47%) Release Management
12 7 (8.14%) Enterprise Architecture
12 7 (8.14%) Risk Analysis
12 7 (8.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.30%) SQL
2 6 (6.98%) C#
2 6 (6.98%) PowerShell
2 6 (6.98%) VBScript
3 1 (1.16%) C
3 1 (1.16%) Perl
3 1 (1.16%) Python
3 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (12.79%) CISSP
2 6 (6.98%) Degree
3 5 (5.81%) CISA
3 5 (5.81%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.65%) CISM
4 4 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (4.65%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.49%) CRISC
6 2 (2.33%) CCNA
6 2 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.33%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.33%) PMP
7 1 (1.16%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.16%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.16%) RHCE
7 1 (1.16%) RHCSA
7 1 (1.16%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (12.79%) PCI DSS
3 8 (9.30%) SLA
4 4 (4.65%) ISO22301
5 3 (3.49%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (3.49%) QA
6 2 (2.33%) BS25999
6 2 (2.33%) ISO27002
7 1 (1.16%) COBIT
7 1 (1.16%) ISO 14001
7 1 (1.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (11.63%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.47%) Hyper-V
3 5 (5.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.16%) Docker
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.16%) Squid
Systems Management
1 7 (8.14%) Puppet
1 7 (8.14%) SCCM
2 6 (6.98%) Ansible
2 6 (6.98%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.33%) Cisco IPCC
3 2 (2.33%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.16%) Nagios
4 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (17.44%) Microsoft
2 14 (16.28%) Oracle
3 7 (8.14%) Red Hat
4 6 (6.98%) Symantec
4 6 (6.98%) VMware
5 5 (5.81%) Cisco
6 4 (4.65%) SAP
6 4 (4.65%) Sybase
7 3 (3.49%) IBM
8 2 (2.33%) Citrix
8 2 (2.33%) HP
8 2 (2.33%) Nortel
8 2 (2.33%) WorldPay
9 1 (1.16%) Altiris
9 1 (1.16%) F5
9 1 (1.16%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.16%) Juniper
9 1 (1.16%) Sony
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Lawrence Harvey
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