The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 24 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
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 - 70
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.80% - 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% - 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £425 - £285
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 - £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 - £297
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +17.33% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.14 £23.35 £40.00
% change year-on-year -35.16% -41.62%  

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 516 474 612
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 82.30% 80.07% 80.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 348 411
Median daily rate £475 £415 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.45% +3.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £525 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 27
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Business Continuity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Continuity in Oxfordshire

Business Continuity
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Continuity in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Continuity in Oxfordshire

Business Continuity
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Continuity in Oxfordshire

Business Continuity
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Kidlington - 1 £238 -
Business Continuity
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) CRM
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Information Security Management
4 2 (25.00%) Security Management
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Information Security
4 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (25.00%) SLA
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Network Design
4 2 (25.00%) PMI

Business Continuity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
1 2 (25.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Security Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Security Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (12.50%) Governance Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Information Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Governance Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Security Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Security Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support
2 1 (12.50%) Project Governance Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (25.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) CRM
2 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 2 (25.00%) IT Governance
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) MOF
3 2 (25.00%) Network Design
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Security Management
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Storage Virtualisation
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO 22301
1 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
3 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
3 1 (12.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
1 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) NetApp
2 2 (25.00%) Sage
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix