Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 11 December 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 59 53
Rank change year-on-year +6 -6 +5
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.00% 0.18% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 0.23% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Kent median daily rate £434 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.93% -17.65% -8.11%
10th Percentile £375 £350 £413
90th Percentile £535 £350 £438
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £450
% change year-on-year +6.67% -16.67% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £31.75 £37.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year -15.33% -31.82% -37.14%

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 Kent with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 345 436 404
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 86.03% 80.15% 83.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 329 284
Kent median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £181 £215 £193
90th Percentile £600 £625 £550
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 7 5
Kent median hourly rate £35.00 £25.69 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.24% +83.50% -28.21%
10th Percentile £11.24 £25.30 £9.61
90th Percentile £42.50 £46.00 £21.95
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £22.75 £24.23
% change year-on-year +10.42% -6.09% -3.10%

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Continuity in Kent

Business Continuity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Continuity in Kent

Business Continuity
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Continuity in Kent over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Continuity in Kent

Business Continuity
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the Kent region over the 6 months to 11 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone - 1 £450 -
Business Continuity
South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Kent region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Continuity Management
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Advertising
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) PaaS
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) IaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) ISO 22301
3 1 (25.00%) GDPR
3 1 (25.00%) Decision-Making
3 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (25.00%) BCP

Business Continuity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
General
1 2 (50.00%) Advertising
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) IT Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Service Continuity Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Service Continuity Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Service Continuity Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Continuity Management
3 1 (25.00%) BCP
3 1 (25.00%) Decision-Making
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) GDPR
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 22301
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) VMware