The table below looks at the statistics for BCP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank - - 72
Contract jobs citing BCP 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £255
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £295 £350
% change year-on-year
+52.54% -15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £54.00 £23.88
% change year-on-year
- +126.17%
BCP
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
559 717 630
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 83.56% 81.57% 80.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 527 424
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £270 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 31 11
Median hourly rate £15.50 £20.00 £20.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% -4.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.50 £52.03 £65.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

BCP
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

BCP Daily Rate Trend in Wales