Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for BCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BCP over the 6 months to 18 November 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.

Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 83 98
Rank change year-on-year +9 +15 0
Contract jobs citing BCP 18 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.39% 0.27% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 0.32% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 0
Glasgow median daily rate £500 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
Scotland median daily rate £500 £400 £355
% change year-on-year +25.00% +12.68% +1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

BCP 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 Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1112 926 1401
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 85.67% 82.46% 81.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 602 492 748
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £258 £220 £232
90th Percentile £500 £450 £475
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 15 27
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £27.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -23.47% +52.44%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £33.75 £44.65 £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £25.61
% change year-on-year +9.89% -11.17% +17.75%

BCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing BCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for BCP in Glasgow

BCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BCP in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for BCP in Glasgow

BCP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BCP in Glasgow over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BCP in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BCP 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for BCP.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Symantec
1 18 (100.00%) Firewall
1 18 (100.00%) Publishing
1 18 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 18 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 18 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 16 (88.89%) SCCM
2 16 (88.89%) Finance
3 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (83.33%) Security Operations
4 11 (61.11%) Task Automation
4 11 (61.11%) IBM
4 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
4 11 (61.11%) Linux
4 11 (61.11%) Perl
4 11 (61.11%) SQL
4 11 (61.11%) Python
4 11 (61.11%) IIS
4 11 (61.11%) HP
4 11 (61.11%) Dell
4 11 (61.11%) Internet
5 10 (55.56%) Web Development
6 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (50.00%) IBM BigFix
6 9 (50.00%) Data Loss Prevention
6 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 9 (50.00%) HTML

BCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 11 (61.11%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) Apache Solr
2 2 (11.11%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (61.11%) Internet
3 4 (22.22%) DNS
4 2 (11.11%) Kerberos
4 2 (11.11%) LDAP
General
1 18 (100.00%) Publishing
2 16 (88.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) IT Security Specialist
1 6 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 6 (33.33%) Security Specialist
1 6 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Architect
2 2 (11.11%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (11.11%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Clustering
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Linux
3 9 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 18 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (83.33%) Security Operations
3 11 (61.11%) Task Automation
4 10 (55.56%) Web Development
5 9 (50.00%) Data Loss Prevention
5 9 (50.00%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) Data Security
6 2 (11.11%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 11 (61.11%) Perl
2 11 (61.11%) Python
2 11 (61.11%) SQL
3 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (38.89%) C#
4 7 (38.89%) VBScript
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (88.89%) SCCM
2 9 (50.00%) IBM BigFix
2 9 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (27.78%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (22.22%) EnCase
5 1 (5.56%) BladeLogic
5 1 (5.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Symantec
2 11 (61.11%) Dell
2 11 (61.11%) HP
2 11 (61.11%) IBM
2 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
3 9 (50.00%) Oracle
4 2 (11.11%) McAfee
4 2 (11.11%) Nuix
5 1 (5.56%) Altiris