Period
to 26 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 26 May 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 77 92
Rank change year-on-year -26 +15 +1
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 10 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.64% 0.60% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.69% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 2
Glasgow median daily rate £388 £400 £100
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +300.00% -71.43%
Scotland median daily rate £388 £400 £413
% change year-on-year -3.13% -3.03% +12.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 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 1,352 1,011 1,051
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 86.50% 87.31% 82.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 822 529 584
Glasgow median daily rate £390 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.41% +5.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £239 £208
90th Percentile £525 £488 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 12 7
Glasgow median hourly rate £17.93 £21.20 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.40% -34.78% +25.68%
10th Percentile £10.10 £14.49 £13.53
90th Percentile £35.00 £44.18 £36.25
Scotland median hourly rate £20.75 £22.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year -6.74% -38.19% +31.20%

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Continuity in Glasgow

Business Continuity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Continuity in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 7 (70.00%) Linux
1 7 (70.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (60.00%) Project Management
3 5 (50.00%) HTTP
3 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (50.00%) DNS
3 5 (50.00%) SSL
3 5 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 5 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 4 (40.00%) Ansible
4 4 (40.00%) DevOps
4 4 (40.00%) SDLC
4 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (40.00%) GitHub
4 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (40.00%) Confluence
4 4 (40.00%) JIRA
4 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Web Services
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) Finance

Business Continuity
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 4 (40.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 4 (40.00%) GitHub
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
1 5 (50.00%) HTTP
1 5 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 5 (50.00%) SSL
1 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (40.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) SAN Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Storage Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Data Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) PMO Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Project Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Project Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) IBM XIV
2 2 (20.00%) Replication
3 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (10.00%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) AIX
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Solaris
2 2 (20.00%) SUSE
3 1 (10.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Project Management
2 5 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (40.00%) DevOps
3 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (40.00%) SDLC
3 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
5 2 (20.00%) Change Control
5 2 (20.00%) High Availability
5 2 (20.00%) Proactive Monitoring
5 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
5 2 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Service Management
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) HND
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) TOGAF Certification
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Firmware
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Ansible
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Brocade
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Apple
3 1 (10.00%) Capita
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Ivanti