The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Business Continuity skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Business Continuity
South West / Bristol
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 - 70
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.35% - 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% - 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £375 - £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £375 £359
% change year-on-year +17.33% +4.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.14 £23.35 £14.50
% change year-on-year -35.16% +61.03%  

Business Continuity is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 696 699 758
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 81.69% 82.33% 82.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 517 586
Median daily rate £388 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £276 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 17
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £37.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.26% +6.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £12.88 £17.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £44.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Business Continuity as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Business Continuity in Bristol

Business Continuity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Continuity in Bristol

Business Continuity
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Continuity in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Continuity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Office 365
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (42.86%) IronPort
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) SLA
4 3 (42.86%) Change Management
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Intel
4 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (42.86%) RightFax
5 2 (28.57%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Private Cloud
5 2 (28.57%) Public Cloud
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) SAN
5 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) arcserve
5 2 (28.57%) Linux

Business Continuity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) IIS
2 2 (28.57%) OpenStack
2 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) LDAP
2 2 (28.57%) NAS
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Messaging Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Graduate
3 2 (28.57%) Graduate Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Graduate IT Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) IT Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) IT Graduate
3 2 (28.57%) IT Operations Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Trainee
3 2 (28.57%) Trainee Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Trainee Operations Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (28.57%) Private Cloud
1 2 (28.57%) Public Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) AS400
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 1 (14.29%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 2 (28.57%) Kanban
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) BCP
4 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
1 2 (28.57%) Python
1 2 (28.57%) Ruby
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
1 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Intel
2 3 (42.86%) IronPort
2 3 (42.86%) RightFax
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) arcserve
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) McAfee