Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 16 July 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.

Business Continuity
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 165 181
Rank change year-on-year 0 +16 +18
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 35 43 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.74% 0.93% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 1.09% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 33 10
East of England median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% -16.67%
10th Percentile £200 £357 £313
90th Percentile £520 £525 £554
England median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
East of England median hourly rate £18.64 £15.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.32% - -
England median hourly rate £26.25 £26.37 £23.35
% change year-on-year -0.46% +12.94% -40.89%

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 East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,973 3,929 4,266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 84.19% 84.77% 82.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,249 2,331 2,503
East of England median daily rate £435 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +3.03% +6.45%
10th Percentile £238 £231 £246
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 257 293
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £31.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.55% +37.78% -
10th Percentile £11.50 £12.15 £12.91
90th Percentile £48.18 £50.24 £48.75
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +12.02%

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Continuity in the East of England

Business Continuity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Continuity in the East of England

Business Continuity
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Continuity in the East of England over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Continuity in the East of England

Business Continuity
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Continuity in the East of England

Business Continuity
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Continuity in the East of England over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Business Continuity in the East of England

Business Continuity
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 16 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -3 10 £350 -8.20% 1
Hertfordshire -5 8 £200 -56.99% 5
Essex +20 7 £500 +20.48% 3
Bedfordshire -7 6 £473 -3.08%
Norfolk +9 4 £278 -22.92% 1
Business Continuity
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Business Continuity 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 East of England region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 25 (71.43%) ITIL
2 13 (37.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (31.43%) SQL
4 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 10 (28.57%) HP
5 9 (25.71%) Information Security
6 8 (22.86%) VMware
6 8 (22.86%) Degree
6 8 (22.86%) Dell
6 8 (22.86%) Windows
7 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 7 (20.00%) Cisco
7 7 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (20.00%) Service Management
7 7 (20.00%) Firewall
7 7 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 7 (20.00%) Telecoms
8 6 (17.14%) Finance
8 6 (17.14%) HTTP
8 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
8 6 (17.14%) VoIP
8 6 (17.14%) SMTP
8 6 (17.14%) PRINCE2
8 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (17.14%) Server Virtualisation
9 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
9 5 (14.29%) SDLC
9 5 (14.29%) Oracle
9 5 (14.29%) IBM
9 5 (14.29%) Project Management

Business Continuity
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) AutoCAD
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) Firewall
2 6 (17.14%) HTTP
2 6 (17.14%) SMTP
2 6 (17.14%) VoIP
3 3 (8.57%) FTP
3 3 (8.57%) LAN
3 3 (8.57%) WAN
4 2 (5.71%) DHCP
4 2 (5.71%) DNS
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) DataStage
1 3 (8.57%) DB2
1 3 (8.57%) IBM InfoSphere
1 3 (8.57%) Informix
1 3 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (8.57%) QualityStage
2 1 (2.86%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (2.86%) IDOL
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) CA Gen
General
1 7 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (17.14%) Finance
3 3 (8.57%) Retail
4 2 (5.71%) Local Government
5 1 (2.86%) Electronics
5 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (17.14%) Technical Support
2 5 (14.29%) Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Consultant
3 4 (11.43%) Service Manager
3 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) DataStage Developer
4 3 (8.57%) DataStage ETL Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Developer
4 3 (8.57%) ETL Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Information Security Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Security Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
5 2 (5.71%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.71%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
5 2 (5.71%) Azure Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Incident and Problem Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) XML
1 3 (8.57%) XML Schema
2 2 (5.71%) Middleware
3 1 (2.86%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.86%) e-Health
4 1 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.86%) LIMS
4 1 (2.86%) NHS
4 1 (2.86%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Linux
2 4 (11.43%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.57%) Unix
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (71.43%) ITIL
2 13 (37.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (25.71%) Information Security
4 7 (20.00%) Service Management
5 6 (17.14%) PRINCE2
5 6 (17.14%) Server Virtualisation
6 5 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 5 (14.29%) Problem Management
6 5 (14.29%) Project Management
6 5 (14.29%) SDLC
7 4 (11.43%) Business Continuity Management
7 4 (11.43%) ITSM
7 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
7 4 (11.43%) Supplier Management
8 3 (8.57%) Data Integration
8 3 (8.57%) Data Mapping
8 3 (8.57%) Information Security Management
8 3 (8.57%) ISMS
8 3 (8.57%) Security Architecture
8 3 (8.57%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Degree
2 7 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (11.43%) MCP
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
4 3 (8.57%) CISA
4 3 (8.57%) CISM
4 3 (8.57%) CISSP
4 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) Data Quality
2 3 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (8.57%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.71%) PMO
3 2 (5.71%) SLA
4 1 (2.86%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.43%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) WSUS
2 1 (2.86%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (2.86%) SCOM
2 1 (2.86%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) HP
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.86%) Dell
2 8 (22.86%) VMware
3 7 (20.00%) Cisco
4 5 (14.29%) IBM
4 5 (14.29%) Oracle
5 4 (11.43%) Mitel
5 4 (11.43%) SAP
5 4 (11.43%) Veeam
6 3 (8.57%) Teradata
7 2 (5.71%) Citrix
8 1 (2.86%) iManage
8 1 (2.86%) Informatica
8 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow