The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Continuity
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 76 72 88
Rank change year-on-year -4 +16  
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 9 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.88% 0.48% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 0.57% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £233 £410 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.29% -8.88%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £37.00 £39.75
% change year-on-year +2.70% -6.91%  

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 850 880 969
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 83.42% 84.37% 80.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 468 472
Median daily rate £400 £410 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +11.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 16 20
Median hourly rate £19.00 £33.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.42% +20.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £13.57 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Business Continuity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Continuity in Buckinghamshire

Business Continuity
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Continuity in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Continuity in Buckinghamshire

Business Continuity
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Continuity in Buckinghamshire

Business Continuity
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 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
Milton Keynes +7 9 £233 -23.14% 1
Business Continuity
South East

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 5 (38.46%) ISO22301
1 5 (38.46%) Presales
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) Information Security Management
3 3 (23.08%) Security Management
3 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 3 (23.08%) Information Security
3 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (23.08%) BCP
3 3 (23.08%) MS Office
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (15.38%) Internal Audit
4 2 (15.38%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (15.38%) CMDB
4 2 (15.38%) ISMS
4 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
4 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
4 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 2 (15.38%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (15.38%) VPN
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (15.38%) MCP
4 2 (15.38%) Windows
4 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) MS Project
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
1 2 (15.38%) VPN
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Automotive
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Business Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Business Continuity Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) IT Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Business IT Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Deskside Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Deskside Support
5 1 (7.69%) Deskside Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Information Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Security Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) CMDB
2 2 (15.38%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (15.38%) Handset
2 2 (15.38%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
1 5 (38.46%) Presales
2 3 (23.08%) BCP
2 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (23.08%) Information Security
2 3 (23.08%) Information Security Management
2 3 (23.08%) Security Management
3 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
3 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
3 2 (15.38%) Internal Audit
3 2 (15.38%) ISMS
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) ERD
4 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
4 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (15.38%) CISA
2 2 (15.38%) MCP
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) CISM
3 1 (7.69%) CISMP
3 1 (7.69%) CISSP
3 1 (7.69%) CRISC
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) ISO22301
2 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
4 1 (7.69%) QA
4 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Apple
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix
2 2 (15.38%) Wyse
3 1 (7.69%) Avaya