The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for BCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 28 June 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 Planning (BCP)
England / London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 403 405 384
Rank change year-on-year +2 -21  
Contract jobs citing BCP 19 29 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.092% 0.13% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.16% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 39
Median daily rate £425 £500 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +47.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £236 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £744 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £500 £400
% change year-on-year -25.00% +25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.89 £13.50 £11.29
% change year-on-year -19.37% +19.57%  

BCP 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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 17998 18524 18927
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 86.68% 85.33% 82.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 50303 52350 47249
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 502 404 591
Median hourly rate £25.75 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.61% -4.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £46.88 £58.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing BCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for BCP in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BCP in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for BCP in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BCP in London over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BCP in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing BCP in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for BCP in London

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Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BCP within the London region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +1 6 £425 +13.33% 1
Croydon - 2 £450 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £450 -
BCP
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BCP 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 London region with a requirement for BCP.

1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 10 (31.25%) Business Continuity
3 8 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 7 (21.88%) ITIL
5 6 (18.75%) Project Management
5 6 (18.75%) Change Management
6 5 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (15.63%) SQL
6 5 (15.63%) Cisco
6 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (15.63%) Banking
6 5 (15.63%) Business Analysis
6 5 (15.63%) Incident Management
6 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (12.50%) SLA
7 4 (12.50%) WAN
7 4 (12.50%) CISSP
7 4 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 4 (12.50%) Migration
8 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
8 3 (9.38%) CISM
8 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
8 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
8 3 (9.38%) Oracle
8 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
8 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (9.38%) System Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Puppet
8 3 (9.38%) DevOps

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Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Bloomberg TOMS
1 2 (6.25%) ION MarketView
2 1 (3.13%) SAP CO
2 1 (3.13%) SAP FI
2 1 (3.13%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) WAN
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco ICM
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco IPT
2 2 (6.25%) CTI
2 2 (6.25%) IP Telephony
2 2 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (3.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.13%) SAP BW
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Banking
3 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.25%) Front Office
4 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.25%) Retail
5 1 (3.13%) Advertising
5 1 (3.13%) Back Office
5 1 (3.13%) Local Government
5 1 (3.13%) Prime Brokerage
5 1 (3.13%) Synthetic Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Project Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (9.38%) IT Manager
3 3 (9.38%) IT Security Specialist
3 3 (9.38%) Security Specialist
3 3 (9.38%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Applications Support
4 2 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Business Continuity Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Business Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco IPT Specialist
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco Specialist
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (6.25%) IP Specialist
4 2 (6.25%) Security Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Security Project Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Telephony Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Murex MxML
2 1 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.25%) CMDB
1 2 (6.25%) Fixed Income
1 2 (6.25%) IVR
1 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
1 2 (6.25%) Wiki
2 1 (3.13%) Cyber Defence
2 1 (3.13%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Android
1 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.13%) Unix
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Business Continuity
2 8 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 7 (21.88%) ITIL
4 6 (18.75%) Change Management
4 6 (18.75%) Project Management
5 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (15.63%) Business Analysis
5 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (15.63%) Incident Management
6 4 (12.50%) Migration
6 4 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (9.38%) DevOps
7 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
7 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
7 3 (9.38%) System Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Cisco ICM Scripting
8 2 (6.25%) CRM
8 2 (6.25%) KYC
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) CISSP
2 3 (9.38%) CISM
3 2 (6.25%) Degree
4 1 (3.13%) ISSAP
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (6.25%) MiFID
3 1 (3.13%) COBIT
3 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.13%) ISO 22301
3 1 (3.13%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Docker
1 2 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Puppet
2 2 (6.25%) Ansible
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco IPCC
2 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Cisco
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Avaya
3 2 (6.25%) Bloomberg
3 2 (6.25%) Citrix
3 2 (6.25%) ION Trading
3 2 (6.25%) Murex
3 2 (6.25%) NICE Systems
3 2 (6.25%) Verint
4 1 (3.13%) ArcSight
4 1 (3.13%) FireEye
4 1 (3.13%) McAfee
4 1 (3.13%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (3.13%) Splunk
4 1 (3.13%) Sun
4 1 (3.13%) Sybase
4 1 (3.13%) Symantec
4 1 (3.13%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.13%) VMware
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