The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Business Continuity Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity Specialist
Rank 640 638 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs requiring a Business Continuity Specialist 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.004% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.004% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £513 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £450 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
52745 52880 52258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.86% 94.75% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 34373 32080 31881
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1528 2113 2153
Median hourly rate £17.95 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.54% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

Business Continuity Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Business Continuity Specialist in the job title.

Business Continuity Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Continuity Specialist
Daily Rate Trend

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

Business Continuity Specialist Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Business Continuity Specialist
Top 5 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 Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 3 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 -16 7 - -
Berkshire - 7 - -
South East - 7 - -
Slough - 3 - -
Maidenhead - 2 - -

Business Continuity Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Business Continuity Specialist contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Business Continuity Specialist in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 9 (56.25%) Risk Management
3 8 (50.00%) Business Continuity Management
4 7 (43.75%) Risk Assessment
4 7 (43.75%) Incident Management
4 7 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
7 2 (12.50%) Finance
7 2 (12.50%) BCP
7 2 (12.50%) Project Management
7 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
7 2 (12.50%) QA
8 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
8 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
8 1 (6.25%) BC Cleared
8 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
8 1 (6.25%) NAS
8 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
8 1 (6.25%) Service Continuity Management
8 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (6.25%) Converged Networks
8 1 (6.25%) ISO22301
8 1 (6.25%) Information Security Management
8 1 (6.25%) Security Management
8 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
8 1 (6.25%) ITIL
8 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
8 1 (6.25%) MS Excel

Business Continuity Specialist Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Converged Networks
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
1 1 (6.25%) NAS
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.25%) VPN
General
1 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (6.25%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (6.25%) Freedom of Information Act
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.25%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 9 (56.25%) Risk Management
3 8 (50.00%) Business Continuity Management
4 7 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (43.75%) Incident Management
4 7 (43.75%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) BCP
6 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
7 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Information Security
7 1 (6.25%) Information Security Management
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
7 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 1 (6.25%) Security Management
7 1 (6.25%) Service Continuity Management
7 1 (6.25%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) BC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) ISO22301
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft