Period
to 16 November 2018

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 16 November 2018 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
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 235 245 234
Rank change year-on-year +10 -11 +30
Contract jobs citing Contingency Planning 16 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.23% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 8
City of London median daily rate £525 £486 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.14% -5.27% +23.49%
10th Percentile £399 £329 £293
90th Percentile £545 £593 £600
Central London median daily rate £525 £486 £400
% change year-on-year +8.14% +21.38% -4.19%
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 6,112 6,364 5,934
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 86.87% 89.28% 88.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,866 5,051 4,738
City of London median daily rate £508 £510 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.49% +7.37% +2.70%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £688 £663
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 59 55
City of London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% - -
10th Percentile £13.13 £13.34 £12.15
90th Percentile £33.45 £30.90 £53.05
Central London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -2.56%

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

Contingency Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Contingency Planning in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

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

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, 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 10 (62.50%) Project Management
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2
4 5 (31.25%) PMI
4 5 (31.25%) PMI Certification
4 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (31.25%) PMO
5 4 (25.00%) ITIL
5 4 (25.00%) Change Control
5 4 (25.00%) C
5 4 (25.00%) ETL
5 4 (25.00%) Change Management
5 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (18.75%) Supplier Management
6 3 (18.75%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 3 (18.75%) Finance
6 3 (18.75%) Law
6 3 (18.75%) Project Planning
6 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
6 3 (18.75%) Coaching
6 3 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
7 2 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) FireEye
7 2 (12.50%) Palo Alto
7 2 (12.50%) Project Governance
7 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery

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:

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (6.25%) Open Workbench
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) BGP
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) Network Security
1 2 (12.50%) NGN
1 2 (12.50%) OSPF
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
1 3 (18.75%) Law
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Publishing
2 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Project Manager
2 4 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 4 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Coach
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Scrum Master
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Network Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum Master
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (31.25%) PMI
2 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
3 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.25%) Animation
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Project Management
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2
4 4 (25.00%) Change Control
4 4 (25.00%) Change Management
4 4 (25.00%) ETL
4 4 (25.00%) ITIL
4 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (18.75%) Coaching
5 3 (18.75%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (18.75%) Project Planning
5 3 (18.75%) Supplier Management
6 2 (12.50%) B2B
6 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 2 (12.50%) RAD
6 2 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) PMI Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Check Point Certification
2 2 (12.50%) CISSP
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
1 2 (12.50%) FireEye
1 2 (12.50%) McAfee
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) Palo Alto
2 1 (6.25%) Intapp