Period
to 19 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 January 2022 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
England > London
6 months to
19 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 413 360 374
Rank change year-on-year -53 +14 +121
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 172 41 138
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.46% 0.23% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.26% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 26 84
10th Percentile £363 £219 £281
25th Percentile £425 £300 £362
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £538 £450 £488
Median % change year-on-year +19.44% -7.69% -2.50%
75th Percentile £628 £566 £575
90th Percentile £705 £588 £710
England median daily rate £525 £475 £441
% change year-on-year +10.53% +7.83% +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £20.00 £23.00 £33.49
Median % change year-on-year -13.04% -31.32% +1.67%
England median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £22.10
% change year-on-year -11.11% +1.80% -5.95%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 34,332 15,593 26,423
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 91.47% 89.32% 88.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,037 11,252 19,262
10th Percentile £381 £323 £319
25th Percentile £463 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £560 £500 £513
Median % change year-on-year +12.00% -2.44% +0.49%
75th Percentile £675 £602 £600
90th Percentile £750 £700 £688
England median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 343 143 320
10th Percentile £16.44 £17.01 £12.44
25th Percentile £21.50 £24.06 £16.50
Median hourly rate £38.50 £32.50 £23.00
Median % change year-on-year +18.46% +41.30% +6.33%
75th Percentile £53.75 £50.94 £45.38
90th Percentile £65.00 £64.80 £53.03
England median hourly rate £25.15 £26.81 £20.92
% change year-on-year -6.19% +28.15% -3.87%

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Business Continuity as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Business Continuity in London

Business Continuity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Business Continuity in London.

Daily rate trend for Business Continuity in London

Business Continuity
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Business Continuity in London over the 6 months to 19 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Business Continuity in London

Business Continuity
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Business Continuity in London.

Hourly rate trend for Business Continuity in London

Business Continuity
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 within the London region over the 6 months to 19 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -44 21 £525 +23.53% 9
East London -7 3 £216 +53.93% 2
South London -7 3 £538 +79.17% 1
Business Continuity
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 75 (43.60%) Disaster Recovery
2 66 (38.37%) Finance
3 44 (25.58%) Social Skills
4 36 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (20.93%) ITIL
5 30 (17.44%) Azure
6 27 (15.70%) Risk Management
7 25 (14.53%) Active Directory
8 24 (13.95%) Project Management
8 24 (13.95%) Project Delivery
9 23 (13.37%) BCP
10 22 (12.79%) Microsoft
10 22 (12.79%) Windows
10 22 (12.79%) AWS
11 21 (12.21%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (11.05%) Information Security
12 19 (11.05%) SaaS
12 19 (11.05%) DevOps
13 18 (10.47%) Migration
13 18 (10.47%) Banking
13 18 (10.47%) Service Management
14 17 (9.88%) Incident Management
14 17 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
15 16 (9.30%) Change Management
15 16 (9.30%) SLA
15 16 (9.30%) Problem-Solving
16 15 (8.72%) Linux
16 15 (8.72%) COBIT
16 15 (8.72%) Microsoft 365

Business Continuity
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.74%) Apache
2 2 (1.16%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.16%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.58%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (0.58%) CICS
3 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.58%) nginx
3 1 (0.58%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (5.81%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (5.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.16%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.74%) Cerner Millennium
2 1 (0.58%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 30 (17.44%) Azure
2 22 (12.79%) AWS
3 19 (11.05%) SaaS
4 15 (8.72%) Microsoft 365
5 12 (6.98%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (2.91%) IaaS
6 5 (2.91%) Power Platform
7 4 (2.33%) PaaS
8 3 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (1.74%) Amazon S3
8 3 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (1.16%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (1.16%) Azure Monitor
9 2 (1.16%) Azure Storage
9 2 (1.16%) GCP
9 2 (1.16%) OneDrive
9 2 (1.16%) Serverless
10 1 (0.58%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.58%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 1 (0.58%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.81%) Firewall
2 7 (4.07%) Network Security
3 6 (3.49%) DNS
3 6 (3.49%) Intranet
3 6 (3.49%) WAN
4 5 (2.91%) LAN
5 4 (2.33%) VPN
5 4 (2.33%) Wireless
6 3 (1.74%) DHCP
6 3 (1.74%) SAN
6 3 (1.74%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.16%) Broadband
7 2 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.16%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (1.16%) HTTP
7 2 (1.16%) Internet
7 2 (1.16%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (1.16%) Unified Communications
7 2 (1.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.91%) Power BI
1 5 (2.91%) Tableau
2 4 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.74%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.74%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (1.74%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (1.74%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (1.74%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.16%) Riak
5 1 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.58%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.58%) Big Data
5 1 (0.58%) DataStage
5 1 (0.58%) DB2
5 1 (0.58%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.58%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.33%) JIRA
2 3 (1.74%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.74%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.16%) Bitbucket
3 2 (1.16%) git-flow
3 2 (1.16%) GitLab
3 2 (1.16%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.58%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.58%) TeamCity
General
1 66 (38.37%) Finance
2 44 (25.58%) Social Skills
3 18 (10.47%) Banking
4 17 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (7.56%) Public Sector
6 11 (6.40%) Presentation Skills
7 7 (4.07%) Organisational Skills
8 4 (2.33%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.74%) Documentation Skills
9 3 (1.74%) Retail
9 3 (1.74%) Telecoms
10 2 (1.16%) Electronics
10 2 (1.16%) Financial Institution
10 2 (1.16%) Law
10 2 (1.16%) Legal
10 2 (1.16%) Local Government
10 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
10 2 (1.16%) Marketing
10 2 (1.16%) Police
11 1 (0.58%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (14.53%) Architect
2 21 (12.21%) Project Manager
3 20 (11.63%) Analyst
3 20 (11.63%) IT Manager
4 19 (11.05%) Consultant
5 15 (8.72%) Solutions Architect
6 12 (6.98%) Business Manager
6 12 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery Manager
7 10 (5.81%) Business Consultant
7 10 (5.81%) Business Continuity Consultant
8 9 (5.23%) Business Continuity Manager
8 9 (5.23%) Resilience Manager
9 8 (4.65%) Business Analyst
9 8 (4.65%) Security Manager
10 7 (4.07%) Disaster Recovery Project Manager
11 6 (3.49%) Cloud Architect
11 6 (3.49%) DBA
11 6 (3.49%) IT Consultant
11 6 (3.49%) IT Security Manager
11 6 (3.49%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.07%) Middleware
2 5 (2.91%) TensorFlow
3 4 (2.33%) AngularJS
3 4 (2.33%) Node.js
3 4 (2.33%) React
4 3 (1.74%) JSON
4 3 (1.74%) SOAP
4 3 (1.74%) XML
5 2 (1.16%) ARM Templates
5 2 (1.16%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (1.16%) FHIR
5 2 (1.16%) J2EE
6 1 (0.58%) .NET
6 1 (0.58%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.58%) Keras
6 1 (0.58%) LDAP
6 1 (0.58%) Loki
6 1 (0.58%) Pandas
6 1 (0.58%) REST
6 1 (0.58%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.81%) Management Information System
2 9 (5.23%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.49%) Renewable Energy
3 6 (3.49%) Virtual Team
4 5 (2.91%) Mainframe
4 5 (2.91%) NHS
5 4 (2.33%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.33%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.74%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.74%) PKI
7 2 (1.16%) Life Science
7 2 (1.16%) PMI
7 2 (1.16%) User Experience
7 2 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.58%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.58%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.58%) iPhone
8 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.58%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.79%) Windows
2 15 (8.72%) Linux
3 8 (4.65%) Unix
4 7 (4.07%) Windows 10
4 7 (4.07%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.33%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.74%) HPUX
7 2 (1.16%) Android
7 2 (1.16%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.16%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (0.58%) CentOS
8 1 (0.58%) MVS
8 1 (0.58%) VMS
8 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (43.60%) Disaster Recovery
2 36 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (20.93%) ITIL
3 27 (15.70%) Risk Management
4 24 (13.95%) Project Delivery
4 24 (13.95%) Project Management
5 23 (13.37%) BCP
6 21 (12.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (11.05%) DevOps
7 19 (11.05%) Information Security
8 18 (10.47%) Migration
8 18 (10.47%) Service Management
9 17 (9.88%) Incident Management
10 16 (9.30%) Change Management
10 16 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
10 16 (9.30%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (8.14%) Cybersecurity
12 13 (7.56%) Business Case
12 13 (7.56%) Business Continuity Planning
12 13 (7.56%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.81%) PowerShell
2 9 (5.23%) Python
2 9 (5.23%) SQL
3 5 (2.91%) Ruby
4 4 (2.33%) Java
5 2 (1.16%) C#
5 2 (1.16%) Erlang
5 2 (1.16%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.58%) Bash
6 1 (0.58%) Go
6 1 (0.58%) XPath
6 1 (0.58%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 13 (7.56%) CISA
2 8 (4.65%) CISM
2 8 (4.65%) CISSP
3 7 (4.07%) Degree
3 7 (4.07%) PMP
4 6 (3.49%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.91%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.74%) CCNP
8 2 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (1.16%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.58%) CCIE
9 1 (0.58%) CCNA
9 1 (0.58%) CEH
9 1 (0.58%) CRISC
9 1 (0.58%) IBM Certification
9 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.58%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.30%) SLA
2 15 (8.72%) COBIT
3 13 (7.56%) ISO 22301
4 12 (6.98%) GRC
5 9 (5.23%) QA
5 9 (5.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (4.07%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 5 (2.91%) NIST
9 4 (2.33%) ISO 31000
10 2 (1.16%) COSO
10 2 (1.16%) GDPR
10 2 (1.16%) HL7
10 2 (1.16%) SOC 2
11 1 (0.58%) Accessibility
11 1 (0.58%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
11 1 (0.58%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.58%) PMO
System Software
1 25 (14.53%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.33%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (1.74%) Docker
5 1 (0.58%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.58%) OCFS2
5 1 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.58%) XenApp
5 1 (0.58%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (3.49%) Terraform
2 4 (2.33%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.33%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (1.74%) Ansible
3 3 (1.74%) Data Guard
3 3 (1.74%) Grafana
3 3 (1.74%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (1.74%) Prometheus
4 2 (1.16%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 2 (1.16%) Consul
4 2 (1.16%) Icinga
4 2 (1.16%) Packer
4 2 (1.16%) Puppet
4 2 (1.16%) SCCM
5 1 (0.58%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.58%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.58%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.58%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.58%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 22 (12.79%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.40%) Oracle
3 9 (5.23%) VMware
4 8 (4.65%) Cisco
4 8 (4.65%) ServiceNow
5 6 (3.49%) SAP
6 5 (2.91%) CheckPoint
6 5 (2.91%) HP
7 4 (2.33%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.74%) Cerner
8 3 (1.74%) IBM
8 3 (1.74%) NetApp
9 2 (1.16%) BeyondTrust
9 2 (1.16%) Citrix
9 2 (1.16%) FireEye
9 2 (1.16%) Forcepoint
9 2 (1.16%) Google
9 2 (1.16%) LogRhythm
9 2 (1.16%) McAfee
9 2 (1.16%) Tripwire