Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 171 174
Rank change year-on-year +13 +3 +6
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 39 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.88% 0.44% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 0.52% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 16 9
East of England median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -16.67%
10th Percentile £214 £337 £313
90th Percentile £524 £525 £527
England median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
East of England median hourly rate £18.64 - -
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year +6.70% -27.90% -27.78%

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 3,754 3,662 4,057
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 84.53% 83.89% 80.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,107 2,181 2,397
East of England median daily rate £438 £405 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.02% -1.82% +3.13%
10th Percentile £240 £225 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 262 314
East of England median hourly rate £19.00 £34.00 £26.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.12% +29.82% +4.76%
10th Percentile £11.43 £13.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £47.40 £47.73 £50.75
England median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% +8.70% +10.71%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +12 15 £350 -12.50% 2
Hertfordshire -2 10 £500 - 2
Bedfordshire -1 9 £375 -9.09%
Norfolk -4 2 £375 -1.45% 1
Essex -4 2 - - 1
Business Continuity
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 17 (43.59%) ITIL
2 14 (35.90%) Information Security
3 11 (28.21%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (25.64%) SQL
5 9 (23.08%) Windows
5 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 9 (23.08%) HP
5 9 (23.08%) Management Information System
5 9 (23.08%) VMware
6 8 (20.51%) Firewall
6 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
6 8 (20.51%) Degree
6 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
6 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (17.95%) Dell
7 7 (17.95%) MS Exchange
7 7 (17.95%) Oracle
7 7 (17.95%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (17.95%) Project Management
8 6 (15.38%) CISSP
8 6 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (15.38%) Cisco
8 6 (15.38%) VoIP
8 6 (15.38%) SMTP
8 6 (15.38%) HTTP
8 6 (15.38%) Telecoms
8 6 (15.38%) Finance
8 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
8 6 (15.38%) Windows Server

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 7 (17.95%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) AutoCAD
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Office 365
1 2 (5.13%) SaaS
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) Firewall
2 6 (15.38%) HTTP
2 6 (15.38%) SMTP
2 6 (15.38%) VoIP
3 4 (10.26%) LAN
3 4 (10.26%) WAN
4 3 (7.69%) FTP
5 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.13%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.56%) DHCP
6 1 (2.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) DataStage
1 4 (10.26%) IBM InfoSphere
2 3 (7.69%) DB2
2 3 (7.69%) Informix
2 3 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (7.69%) QualityStage
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
1 6 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.69%) Law
2 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.69%) Retail
3 2 (5.13%) Local Government
4 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (17.95%) Analyst
1 7 (17.95%) Project Manager
2 6 (15.38%) Technical Support
3 4 (10.26%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Desktop Support
3 4 (10.26%) Developer
3 4 (10.26%) ETL Developer
3 4 (10.26%) Network Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Server Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Support Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Consultant
4 3 (7.69%) DataStage Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Delivery Project Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
4 3 (7.69%) Risk Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) Middleware
1 3 (7.69%) XML
1 3 (7.69%) XML Schema
2 1 (2.56%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.26%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) PMI
4 1 (2.56%) Replication
4 1 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.08%) Windows
2 6 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 4 (10.26%) Linux
4 2 (5.13%) Unix
4 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) ITIL
2 14 (35.90%) Information Security
3 11 (28.21%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (17.95%) Project Management
5 6 (15.38%) Server Virtualisation
6 5 (12.82%) Risk Management
6 5 (12.82%) SDLC
7 4 (10.26%) Business Continuity Planning
7 4 (10.26%) ETL
7 4 (10.26%) Logistics
7 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
7 4 (10.26%) Supplier Management
8 3 (7.69%) Business Process Mapping
8 3 (7.69%) Coaching
8 3 (7.69%) Data Reconciliation
8 3 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Security Architecture
8 3 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.64%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Degree
1 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.95%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (15.38%) CISSP
3 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 4 (10.26%) MCP
5 3 (7.69%) CISA
5 3 (7.69%) CISM
5 3 (7.69%) GSLC
5 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (5.13%) CCNA
6 2 (5.13%) CCNP
6 2 (5.13%) MCSA
6 2 (5.13%) MCSE
7 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) PMO
2 3 (7.69%) Data Quality
2 3 (7.69%) GDPR
2 3 (7.69%) ISO 9001
2 3 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.69%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.13%) SLA
4 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
1 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.26%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (2.56%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (2.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) HP
1 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 9 (23.08%) VMware
2 7 (17.95%) Dell
2 7 (17.95%) Oracle
3 6 (15.38%) Cisco
4 5 (12.82%) IBM
5 4 (10.26%) Mitel
5 4 (10.26%) Veeam
6 3 (7.69%) Teradata
7 2 (5.13%) Citrix