Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 77 82
Rank change year-on-year +9 +5 +7
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 22 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.85% 0.66% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 0.79% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 4
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £400 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +88.24% -39.29%
10th Percentile £355 £400 £100
90th Percentile £550 £400 £373
Scotland median daily rate £369 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -7.81% +6.67% -16.67%
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 1,023 891 1,141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 86.26% 83.51% 79.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 608 465 626
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% +1.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £261 £213 £206
90th Percentile £500 £475 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 14 12
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £30.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -7.69% +62.50%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.50 £13.28
90th Percentile £36.00 £48.73 £48.28
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £19.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +7.69% -40.00% +43.23%

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

Business Continuity
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Continuity in Glasgow over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Continuity in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 15 (68.18%) Finance
2 12 (54.55%) Data Centre
3 11 (50.00%) Linux
4 9 (40.91%) Windows
4 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (40.91%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (36.36%) Firewall
5 8 (36.36%) Symantec
5 8 (36.36%) BCP
5 8 (36.36%) Project Management
5 8 (36.36%) Publishing
5 8 (36.36%) Business Continuity Planning
5 8 (36.36%) SCCM
5 8 (36.36%) PowerShell
6 7 (31.82%) IBM
6 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
6 7 (31.82%) DNS
7 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
7 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
7 6 (27.27%) Security Operations
7 6 (27.27%) Power Management
8 5 (22.73%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (22.73%) Python
8 5 (22.73%) Perl
8 5 (22.73%) SQL
9 4 (18.18%) VBScript
9 4 (18.18%) C#
9 4 (18.18%) Java
9 4 (18.18%) IIS

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 (18.18%) IIS
2 3 (13.64%) Confluence
3 2 (9.09%) Apache
3 2 (9.09%) Apache Solr
3 2 (9.09%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (13.64%) AWS CloudFormation
1 3 (13.64%) GitHub
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) Firewall
2 7 (31.82%) DNS
3 4 (18.18%) HTTP
3 4 (18.18%) Internet
3 4 (18.18%) Reverse Proxy
3 4 (18.18%) SSL
3 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 3 (13.64%) SAN
5 2 (9.09%) Kerberos
5 2 (9.09%) LAN
5 2 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
1 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
1 3 (13.64%) JIRA
General
1 15 (68.18%) Finance
2 8 (36.36%) Publishing
3 1 (4.55%) Law
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Analyst
1 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Architect
2 3 (13.64%) Consultant
2 3 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) IT Security Specialist
2 3 (13.64%) Security Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) SAN Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Storage Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Data Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) SAN Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) HTML
1 3 (13.64%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (9.09%) Kafka
3 1 (4.55%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.64%) Replication
3 2 (9.09%) Clustering
3 2 (9.09%) IBM XIV
4 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.55%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Linux
2 9 (40.91%) Windows
3 5 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.09%) AIX
5 2 (9.09%) Solaris
5 2 (9.09%) SUSE
5 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.55%) Android
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Phone
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (40.91%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (36.36%) BCP
2 8 (36.36%) Business Continuity Planning
2 8 (36.36%) Project Management
3 6 (27.27%) Power Management
3 6 (27.27%) Security Operations
4 5 (22.73%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (18.18%) High Availability
5 4 (18.18%) Internal Audit
5 4 (18.18%) Task Automation
6 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
6 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (13.64%) Data Loss Prevention
6 3 (13.64%) DevOps
6 3 (13.64%) SDLC
6 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
6 3 (13.64%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) PowerShell
2 5 (22.73%) Perl
2 5 (22.73%) Python
2 5 (22.73%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) C#
3 4 (18.18%) Java
3 4 (18.18%) VBScript
4 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
1 2 (9.09%) HND
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certified Architect
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) Firmware
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) SCCM
2 3 (13.64%) Ansible
2 3 (13.64%) EnCase
2 3 (13.64%) IBM BigFix
2 3 (13.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (4.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Symantec
2 7 (31.82%) IBM
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 4 (18.18%) Dell
3 4 (18.18%) HP
3 4 (18.18%) VMware
4 3 (13.64%) Brocade
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle
5 2 (9.09%) McAfee
5 2 (9.09%) Nuix
6 1 (4.55%) Apple
6 1 (4.55%) Capita
6 1 (4.55%) Citrix
6 1 (4.55%) Ivanti