Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 83 92
Rank change year-on-year +11 +9 +4
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 24 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.85% 0.36% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 0.43% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 5
Glasgow median daily rate £500 £513 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +28.13% +66.67%
10th Percentile £357 £459 £333
90th Percentile £550 £596 £430
Scotland median daily rate £409 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +2.27% +14.29% -22.22%
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 1116 925 1392
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 85.91% 82.81% 81.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 608 490 739
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £255 £213 £225
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 32 15 24
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £36.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -42.24% +96.51%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £33.75 £44.65 £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -16.00% +11.11%

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 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Continuity in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 21 (87.50%) Finance
2 18 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 18 (75.00%) Symantec
2 18 (75.00%) BCP
2 18 (75.00%) Firewall
2 18 (75.00%) Publishing
2 18 (75.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 16 (66.67%) SCCM
4 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (62.50%) Security Operations
5 12 (50.00%) IBM
6 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
6 11 (45.83%) HP
6 11 (45.83%) Dell
6 11 (45.83%) Python
6 11 (45.83%) IIS
6 11 (45.83%) Linux
6 11 (45.83%) Perl
6 11 (45.83%) SQL
6 11 (45.83%) Internet
6 11 (45.83%) Task Automation
7 10 (41.67%) Web Development
8 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (37.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 9 (37.50%) Project Management
8 9 (37.50%) HTML
8 9 (37.50%) JavaScript

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 11 (45.83%) IIS
2 2 (8.33%) Apache
2 2 (8.33%) Apache Solr
2 2 (8.33%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 18 (75.00%) Firewall
2 11 (45.83%) Internet
3 4 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (8.33%) Kerberos
4 2 (8.33%) LDAP
5 1 (4.17%) SAN
General
1 21 (87.50%) Finance
2 18 (75.00%) Publishing
3 1 (4.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) IT Security Specialist
1 6 (25.00%) Security Engineer
1 6 (25.00%) Security Specialist
1 6 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Architect
3 2 (8.33%) Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) SAN Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) HTML
2 2 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (8.33%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 11 (45.83%) Linux
3 9 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) BCP
1 18 (75.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (62.50%) Security Operations
3 11 (45.83%) Task Automation
4 10 (41.67%) Web Development
5 9 (37.50%) Data Loss Prevention
5 9 (37.50%) Project Management
6 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (20.83%) Power Management
7 3 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (12.50%) Internal Audit
8 2 (8.33%) Data Security
8 2 (8.33%) High Availability
8 2 (8.33%) Open Source
9 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (4.17%) Migration
9 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
9 1 (4.17%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 11 (45.83%) Perl
2 11 (45.83%) Python
2 11 (45.83%) SQL
3 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 7 (29.17%) C#
4 7 (29.17%) VBScript
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (66.67%) SCCM
2 9 (37.50%) IBM BigFix
2 9 (37.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (20.83%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (16.67%) EnCase
5 1 (4.17%) BladeLogic
5 1 (4.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) Symantec
2 12 (50.00%) IBM
3 11 (45.83%) Dell
3 11 (45.83%) HP
3 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
4 9 (37.50%) Oracle
5 2 (8.33%) McAfee
5 2 (8.33%) Nuix
6 1 (4.17%) Altiris
6 1 (4.17%) Brocade
6 1 (4.17%) VMware