Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 171 140 180
Rank change year-on-year -31 +40 +10
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 39 68 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.77% 1.35% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 1.58% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 53 12
East of England median daily rate £363 £388 £511
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.45% -24.21% +70.42%
10th Percentile £256 £275 £364
90th Percentile £494 £506 £550
England median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
East of England median hourly rate - £15.75 -
England median hourly rate £40.00 £27.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year +48.15% +1.89% -0.93%

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 4,331 4,303 4,063
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 84.97% 85.16% 83.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,535 2,475 2,316
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £243 £250 £220
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 268 326
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £31.02 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.58% +14.87% +5.88%
10th Percentile £11.50 £12.00 £13.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £49.75 £46.88
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.87 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.54% +10.51% +3.97%

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 17 October 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
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 17 October 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
Essex +15 22 £298 -20.67% 2
Cambridgeshire -14 8 £400 +6.67%
Hertfordshire -10 4 £459 +2.51% 4
Norfolk +10 2 £175 -36.36%
Suffolk - 2 £350 - 3
Bedfordshire -12 1 - - 2
Business Continuity
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 27 (69.23%) Disaster Recovery
2 25 (64.10%) ITIL
3 18 (46.15%) Risk Management
4 17 (43.59%) Service Management
5 16 (41.03%) Problem Management
5 16 (41.03%) Business Continuity Management
6 14 (35.90%) Supplier Management
6 14 (35.90%) Finance
6 14 (35.90%) ITSM
7 12 (30.77%) Incident Management
8 10 (25.64%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (20.51%) PRINCE2
9 8 (20.51%) Management Information System
10 6 (15.38%) Unix
10 6 (15.38%) High Availability
10 6 (15.38%) Process Improvement
11 5 (12.82%) Business Continuity Planning
11 5 (12.82%) Line Management
11 5 (12.82%) Self-Motivation
11 5 (12.82%) Windows
11 5 (12.82%) Oracle
11 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
11 5 (12.82%) HP
12 4 (10.26%) SAP
12 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
12 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
12 4 (10.26%) Document Management
12 4 (10.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 4 (10.26%) Security Operations

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 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) DHCP
1 2 (5.13%) DNS
1 2 (5.13%) Extranet
1 2 (5.13%) Firewall
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.56%) LAN
2 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.56%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (2.56%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) CA Gen
1 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 14 (35.90%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Electronics
2 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
2 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Analyst
2 12 (30.77%) Service Manager
3 9 (23.08%) IT Analyst
3 9 (23.08%) IT Manager
3 9 (23.08%) IT Services Manager
3 9 (23.08%) Service Management Manager
4 8 (20.51%) Service Analyst
5 7 (17.95%) Incident Manager
6 6 (15.38%) Incident Analyst
6 6 (15.38%) Service Management Analyst
7 4 (10.26%) SOC Analyst
8 3 (7.69%) Business Continuity Analyst
8 3 (7.69%) Business IT Analyst
8 3 (7.69%) Consultant
8 3 (7.69%) Incident and Problem Analyst
8 3 (7.69%) Problem Management Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Administrator
9 2 (5.13%) Delivery Manager
9 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (5.13%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Management Information System
2 5 (12.82%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.69%) Replication
4 2 (5.13%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (5.13%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.56%) CMDB
5 1 (2.56%) e-Health
5 1 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.56%) LIMS
5 1 (2.56%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.56%) NHS
5 1 (2.56%) PACS
5 1 (2.56%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Unix
2 5 (12.82%) Windows
3 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (69.23%) Disaster Recovery
2 25 (64.10%) ITIL
3 18 (46.15%) Risk Management
4 17 (43.59%) Service Management
5 16 (41.03%) Business Continuity Management
5 16 (41.03%) Problem Management
6 14 (35.90%) ITSM
6 14 (35.90%) Supplier Management
7 12 (30.77%) Incident Management
8 10 (25.64%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (20.51%) PRINCE2
10 6 (15.38%) High Availability
10 6 (15.38%) Process Improvement
11 5 (12.82%) Business Continuity Planning
11 5 (12.82%) Line Management
12 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (10.26%) Document Management
12 4 (10.26%) Security Operations
12 4 (10.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 4 (10.26%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
1 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) BC Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.13%) Degree
3 2 (5.13%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.56%) CISA
4 1 (2.56%) CISM
4 1 (2.56%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.56%) HL7
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.56%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (5.13%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.13%) Tivoli
2 2 (5.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (5.13%) WSUS
3 1 (2.56%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.56%) Nexpose
3 1 (2.56%) QRadar
3 1 (2.56%) SCOM
3 1 (2.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) HP
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle
2 4 (10.26%) SAP
2 4 (10.26%) Veeam
3 3 (7.69%) Acronis
3 3 (7.69%) Cisco
4 2 (5.13%) CheckPoint
4 2 (5.13%) Citrix
4 2 (5.13%) Dell
4 2 (5.13%) IBM
4 2 (5.13%) Informatica
4 2 (5.13%) VMware
5 1 (2.56%) iManage
5 1 (2.56%) Rapid7
5 1 (2.56%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.56%) Symantec