The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Business Continuity Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Continuity Management over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Continuity Management
UK / England
Rank 570 580 590
Rank change year-on-year +10 +10  
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity Management 13 37 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.031% 0.076% 0.027%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.037% 0.091% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 23 9
Median daily rate £388 £410 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.48% -11.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £491 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £430 £463
% change year-on-year -6.97% -7.02%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Business Continuity Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 34806 40518 38294
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 83.27% 82.93% 80.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 23035 26911 24118
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 869 1000 1121
Median hourly rate £35.75 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.66% +36.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Business Continuity Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Business Continuity Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Business Continuity Management in England

Business Continuity Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Continuity Management in England

Business Continuity Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Continuity Management in England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Continuity Management in England

Business Continuity Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Continuity Management in England

Business Continuity Management
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity Management within the England region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +16 5 £550 +27.90% 1
East Midlands -1 4 £350 -24.32%
East of England -2 3 £400 -
London +16 1 £325 +18.18%
Business Continuity Management
UK

Business Continuity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Continuity Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Business Continuity Management.

1 30 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 13 (43.33%) ITIL
3 11 (36.67%) Information Security
4 10 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 10 (33.33%) Finance
5 9 (30.00%) Incident Management
5 9 (30.00%) Risk Analysis
6 8 (26.67%) Banking
7 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
7 7 (23.33%) Service Delivery
7 7 (23.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (23.33%) ISO22301
8 6 (20.00%) Data Protection
8 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 6 (20.00%) Risk Management
8 6 (20.00%) CISSP
8 6 (20.00%) Mainframe
9 5 (16.67%) CISM
9 5 (16.67%) SSCP
9 5 (16.67%) LAN
9 5 (16.67%) WAN
9 5 (16.67%) Data Security
9 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
10 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
10 4 (13.33%) SLA
11 3 (10.00%) Windows
11 3 (10.00%) BCP
11 3 (10.00%) Security Management

Business Continuity Management
Top Related IT Skills in 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 1 (3.33%) CMS
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) LAN
1 5 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Banking
3 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (10.00%) Front Office
4 3 (10.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Advertising
5 1 (3.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Analyst
1 6 (20.00%) Business Continuity Manager
1 6 (20.00%) Security Officer
2 5 (16.67%) Business Manager
3 4 (13.33%) IT Security Officer
4 3 (10.00%) Business Continuity Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Desktop Support
5 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity Planner
5 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery Manager
5 2 (6.67%) IT Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Chief Information Officer
6 1 (3.33%) Chief Security Officer
6 1 (3.33%) CIO
6 1 (3.33%) Head of Delivery
6 1 (3.33%) ICT Officer
6 1 (3.33%) Information Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Telecoms Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Transformation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 6 (20.00%) Mainframe
3 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.67%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.33%) CESG
5 1 (3.33%) PMI
5 1 (3.33%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Unix
3 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 13 (43.33%) ITIL
3 11 (36.67%) Information Security
4 10 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (30.00%) Incident Management
5 9 (30.00%) Risk Analysis
6 7 (23.33%) Service Delivery
7 6 (20.00%) Data Protection
7 6 (20.00%) Risk Management
8 5 (16.67%) Data Security
9 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (10.00%) BCP
10 3 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
10 3 (10.00%) Information Security Management
10 3 (10.00%) Security Management
11 2 (6.67%) Asset Management
11 2 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
11 2 (6.67%) Process Improvement
11 2 (6.67%) Service Management
11 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) CISSP
1 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.67%) CISM
2 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 5 (16.67%) SSCP
3 3 (10.00%) BC Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.33%) CCNA
4 1 (3.33%) CISA
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.33%) CITP
4 1 (3.33%) CREST Certified
4 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (23.33%) ISO22301
2 4 (13.33%) SLA
3 3 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (6.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (3.33%) BS25999
5 1 (3.33%) RMADS
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) NetBackup
1 2 (6.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) IBM
1 2 (6.67%) Intel
1 2 (6.67%) Rackspace
1 2 (6.67%) Veritas
2 1 (3.33%) Avaya
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow