The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Continuity
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 64 64 71
Rank change year-on-year 0 +7  
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 9 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.21% 0.40% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 0.47% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £233 £303 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.14% -32.77%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +2.70% -1.33%  

Business Continuity 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 624 636 666
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 84.10% 85.60% 79.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 356 346
Median daily rate £415 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.21% +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 6
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -18.91%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Continuity in Milton Keynes

Business Continuity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Continuity in Milton Keynes

Business Continuity
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Continuity in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Continuity in Milton Keynes

Business Continuity
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Continuity in Milton Keynes

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 5 (45.45%) ISO22301
1 5 (45.45%) Presales
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) MS Office
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (18.18%) Apple
4 2 (18.18%) MCP
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
4 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 2 (18.18%) VPN
4 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Wyse
4 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (18.18%) Smartphone
4 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
4 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) Handset
4 2 (18.18%) CMDB
4 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) Internal Audit
5 1 (9.09%) Service Design
5 1 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (9.09%) Regulatory Compliance

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Project
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 2 (18.18%) VPN
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Business Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) Business Continuity Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) IT Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Deskside Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Deskside Support
4 1 (9.09%) Deskside Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Risk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Operations Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) CMDB
1 2 (18.18%) Handset
1 2 (18.18%) Smartphone
2 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
1 5 (45.45%) Presales
2 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Business Development
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
3 1 (9.09%) ERD
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security
3 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
3 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (18.18%) MCP
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) CISA
3 1 (9.09%) CISMP
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) ISO22301
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Apple
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) Wyse
3 1 (9.09%) Avaya