Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 49 61
Rank change year-on-year -12 +12 0
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.19% 0.40% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.49% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Kent median daily rate £350 £425 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.65% -8.11% -7.50%
South East median daily rate £363 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -19.44% +20.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £37.50 £55.00 £87.50
% change year-on-year -31.82% -37.14% +133.33%

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 409 412 463
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 79.57% 82.40% 81.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 284 289
Kent median daily rate £350 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +11.11% -3.57%
10th Percentile £231 £193 £202
90th Percentile £625 £561 £488
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 22
Kent median hourly rate £25.69 £21.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.33% -7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £20.61 £15.25 £12.25
90th Percentile £46.00 £114.40 £40.10
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.75 £26.55
% change year-on-year -14.02% +0.75% +51.71%

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 Kent region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Incident and Problem Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware