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 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Continuity
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 56 52 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 -  
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.38% 0.35% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £100 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £37.00 £39.75
% change year-on-year +2.70% -6.91%  

Business Continuity 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 Glasgow with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 447 487 719
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 84.98% 84.70% 84.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 269 424
Median daily rate £360 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.76% -18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 19
Median hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +9.09%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Continuity 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 Business Continuity.

1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) VBScript
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Symantec
2 7 (87.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (87.50%) BCP
2 7 (87.50%) Publishing
2 7 (87.50%) SCCM
2 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
2 7 (87.50%) Business Continuity Planning
3 6 (75.00%) Windows 10
4 5 (62.50%) Firewall
5 4 (50.00%) Network Security
6 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (12.50%) Law
6 1 (12.50%) CISSP
6 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 1 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (12.50%) SANS
6 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Migration

Business Continuity
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (87.50%) Publishing
3 1 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Security Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Security Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Wintel Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) BCP
1 7 (87.50%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
1 7 (87.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CISSP
1 1 (12.50%) SANS
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 7 (87.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Symantec
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat