Period
to 22 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 6 months to 22 October 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 231 227 242
Rank change year-on-year -4 +15 +2
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 15 19 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.22% 0.29% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.33% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 27
City of London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £346 £287 £308
90th Percentile £649 £540 £580
Central London median daily rate £475 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Business Continuity is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following 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 or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6062 5764 8218
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.42% 86.98% 83.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4781 4635 6538
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £288
90th Percentile £675 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 52 81
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.96 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.31% -4.95% +7.69%
10th Percentile £13.31 £11.25 £11.17
90th Percentile £31.28 £54.51 £38.75
Central London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +3.90%

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Continuity in the City of London

Business Continuity
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 Business Continuity in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Continuity in the City of London

Business Continuity
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Continuity in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Continuity in the City of London

Business Continuity
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 Business Continuity in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Continuity in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 City of London region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Service Delivery
3 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 5 (33.33%) Unified Communications
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (26.67%) Asset Management
4 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
4 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
5 3 (20.00%) Skype
5 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (20.00%) Information Security
5 3 (20.00%) Change Management
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (20.00%) Release Management
5 3 (20.00%) Office 365
5 3 (20.00%) Skype for Business
5 3 (20.00%) ServiceNow
6 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (13.33%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
6 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) HTML5
6 2 (13.33%) Bitbucket
6 2 (13.33%) Sass
6 2 (13.33%) LESS
6 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
6 2 (13.33%) Node.js

Business Continuity
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (6.67%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) OpenText VIM for SAP
1 1 (6.67%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (13.33%) npm
2 2 (13.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Unified Communications
2 3 (20.00%) Skype
3 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
3 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) Network Security
3 2 (13.33%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (13.33%) VPLS
3 2 (13.33%) WAN
3 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (6.67%) Internet
4 1 (6.67%) LDAP
4 1 (6.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Babel
1 2 (13.33%) Bitbucket
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (13.33%) TeamCity
1 2 (13.33%) webpack
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Law
4 1 (6.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Exchange Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Messaging Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365 Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Business Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Full Stack Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (6.67%) Development Manager
3 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
3 1 (6.67%) IT Risk Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) CSS
1 2 (13.33%) CSS3
1 2 (13.33%) Ext JS
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) HTML5
1 2 (13.33%) LESS
1 2 (13.33%) Node.js
1 2 (13.33%) React
1 2 (13.33%) Sass
1 2 (13.33%) Semantic UI
1 2 (13.33%) Serverless Framework
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (13.33%) User Experience
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Android
1 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Service Delivery
2 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) Asset Management
3 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (20.00%) Change Management
4 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (20.00%) Information Security
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) Release Management
4 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) BCP
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (13.33%) Information Management
5 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
5 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
5 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C#
1 2 (13.33%) ES6
1 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) C++
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) Perl
2 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (20.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (13.33%) Sybase
3 1 (6.67%) Adobe
3 1 (6.67%) Concur
3 1 (6.67%) CyberArk
3 1 (6.67%) Kronos
3 1 (6.67%) SAP