The median contractor rate for a Business Continuity Consultant was £250 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Continuity Consultant
UK
Rank 603 640 622
Rank change year-on-year +37 -18  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Continuity Consultant 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.002% 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £250 £375 £800
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% -53.12%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £375 -
% change year-on-year -33.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42399 50658 50465
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.80% 95.19% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27502 32772 30486
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1497 1585 2011
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.44 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Business Continuity Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Business Continuity Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Continuity Consultant in the UK

Business Continuity Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Continuity Consultant in the UK

Business Continuity Consultant
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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
England +44 6 £250 -33.33%
South East - 5 £250 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 - -
Milton Keynes - 4 - -
Leicester - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £250 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 £250 -

Business Continuity Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Business Continuity Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Business Continuity Consultant in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 6 (75.00%) ISO22301
3 5 (62.50%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) Presales
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (25.00%) Service Design
6 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
7 1 (12.50%) Security Management
7 1 (12.50%) Finance
7 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
7 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
7 1 (12.50%) CITP
7 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
7 1 (12.50%) BS25999
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 1 (12.50%) Avaya
7 1 (12.50%) Avaya Certification
7 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
7 1 (12.50%) BCP
7 1 (12.50%) Project Management
7 1 (12.50%) CISA
7 1 (12.50%) C
7 1 (12.50%) MS Project
7 1 (12.50%) MS Office
7 1 (12.50%) Matrix Organization

Business Continuity Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Presales
4 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (25.00%) Service Design
5 1 (12.50%) BCP
5 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Management
5 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 1 (12.50%) Information Security
5 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
5 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
5 1 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Security Management
5 1 (12.50%) Service Continuity Management
5 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Avaya Certification
4 1 (12.50%) BC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) CISA
4 1 (12.50%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) ISO22301
2 1 (12.50%) BS25999
2 1 (12.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Avaya
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft