The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Business Continuity Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Continuity Management over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Continuity Management
England / London
Rank 399 415 399
Rank change year-on-year +16 -16  
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity Management 1 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.005% 0.059% 0.048%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.006% 0.069% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 6
Median daily rate £325 £275 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -36.78%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £430 £463
% change year-on-year -6.97% -7.02%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Business Continuity Management 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 16576 18773 17205
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 85.15% 85.14% 82.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 11916 13556 12086
Median daily rate £480 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 193 243
Median hourly rate £31.92 £22.50 £20.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.86% +10.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £12.20 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Business Continuity Management
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Continuity Management in London

Business Continuity Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Continuity Management in London

Business Continuity Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Continuity Management in London

Business Continuity Management
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 Business Continuity Management within the London region over the 3 months to 24 March 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 +4 1 £325 -18.23%
Business Continuity Management
England

Business Continuity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Continuity Management 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 Business Continuity Management.

1 8 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 5 (62.50%) Incident Management
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Front Office
4 3 (37.50%) Banking
4 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
4 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (37.50%) SLA
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (37.50%) ISO22301
5 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (25.00%) Security Patching
5 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) BCP
5 2 (25.00%) Time Management
5 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (12.50%) Validation
6 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (12.50%) Information Security
6 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 1 (12.50%) BS25999
6 1 (12.50%) CITP
6 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
6 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
6 1 (12.50%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft

Business Continuity Management
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Front Office
2 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Business Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Business Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Head of Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Head of Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) IT Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 5 (62.50%) Incident Management
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (25.00%) BCP
5 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (25.00%) Security Patching
5 2 (25.00%) Time Management
6 1 (12.50%) Information Security
6 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
6 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 1 (12.50%) Security Management
6 1 (12.50%) Service Management
6 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
6 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
6 1 (12.50%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) BC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CISA
2 1 (12.50%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) ISO22301
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
2 1 (12.50%) BS25999
2 1 (12.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow