Period
to 14 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Contingency Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Contingency Planning over the 6 months to 14 October 2019 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.

Contingency Planning
Central London > City of London
6 months to
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 216 241 232
Rank change year-on-year +25 -9 +6
Contract jobs citing Contingency Planning 5 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.083% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.093% 0.25% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 7
City of London median daily rate £458 £501 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.59% +26.39% -20.80%
10th Percentile £381 £373 £318
90th Percentile £461 £545 £595
Central London median daily rate £458 £501 £396
% change year-on-year -8.59% +26.39% -2.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Contingency Planning 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 5,392 6,044 6,088
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 89.90% 87.09% 89.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,232 4,810 4,780
City of London median daily rate £525 £505 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.96% +1.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £325
90th Percentile £680 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £513 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 101 58
City of London median hourly rate £19.50 £18.70 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.28% - -1.58%
10th Percentile £11.85 £13.00 £13.17
90th Percentile £52.75 £33.00 £30.98
Central London median hourly rate £19.75 £18.70 £18.70
% change year-on-year +5.61% - -1.58%

Contingency Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Contingency Planning in the City of London

Contingency Planning
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 Contingency Planning in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Contingency Planning in the City of London

For the 6 months to 14 October 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Contingency Planning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Contingency Planning.

1 4 (80.00%) Change Control
1 4 (80.00%) QA
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) PMP
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Logistics
3 1 (20.00%) Advertising
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL

Contingency Planning
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Author
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Author
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Security Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Change Control
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Logistics
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper