Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for BCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BCP over the 6 months to 23 July 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 Planning (BCP)
London > City of London
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 227 227 274
Rank change year-on-year 0 +47 -9
Contract jobs citing BCP 7 15 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.11% 0.22% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.25% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 28
City of London median daily rate £425 £520 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.27% +54.07% +3.85%
10th Percentile £406 £364 £222
90th Percentile £553 £600 £503
London median daily rate £450 £450 £370
% change year-on-year - +21.62% -10.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - - -

BCP 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 the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5684 5996 9329
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 87.58% 86.90% 82.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4406 4870 7291
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £319 £313 £288
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
London median daily rate £488 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +5.41% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 52 93
City of London median hourly rate £20.54 £20.00 £21.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.71% -6.12% -2.07%
10th Percentile £13.35 £11.28 £10.84
90th Percentile £29.77 £46.66 £53.50
London median hourly rate £24.39 £21.50 £19.72
% change year-on-year +13.42% +9.05% +3.76%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing BCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for BCP in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BCP in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for BCP in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BCP in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BCP in the City of London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing BCP in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for BCP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BCP 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 City of London region with a requirement for BCP.

1 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
2 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Information Management
2 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Android
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) KYC
3 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (14.29%) PMO
3 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
3 1 (14.29%) ION Trading
3 1 (14.29%) CMDB
3 1 (14.29%) Wiki
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (14.29%) System Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Data Validation
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering

BCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Bloomberg TOMS
1 1 (14.29%) ION MarketView
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Security Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Security Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Electronic Trading Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Services Delivery Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Murex MxML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) CMDB
2 1 (14.29%) Fixed Income
2 1 (14.29%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Android
1 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Information Management
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Budget Control
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Data Validation
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) KYC
3 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
2 1 (14.29%) MiFID
2 1 (14.29%) PMO
2 1 (14.29%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Bloomberg
1 1 (14.29%) ION Trading
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Murex
1 1 (14.29%) PeopleSoft