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 11 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank - - 77
Contract jobs citing BCP 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £255
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+60.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £32.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+69.23% +38.29%
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
676 548 589
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 84.08% 80.00% 81.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 496 421 377
Median daily rate £433 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.36% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £387
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 21 11
Median hourly rate £32.50 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.76% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.68 £11.95 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.25 £52.03 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +32.00%

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