The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Business Continuity Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Continuity Planning over the 3 months to 23 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 Planning
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 578 595 583
Rank change year-on-year +17 -12  
Contract jobs citing Business Continuity Planning 24 48 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.051% 0.089% 0.100%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.061% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 36 48
Median daily rate £375 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £170 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £565 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £388
% change year-on-year -6.25% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £10.89 £13.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.37% -66.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.89 £13.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -19.37% -66.25%  

Business Continuity Planning 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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 39559 44852 45349
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.50% 83.35% 80.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 25807 29750 29034
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1054 1082 1276
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.58 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £48.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Business Continuity Planning
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Continuity Planning in the UK

Business Continuity Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Continuity Planning in the UK

Business Continuity Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Continuity Planning over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Continuity Planning in the UK

Business Continuity Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Continuity Planning in the UK

Business Continuity Planning
Top 25 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 Planning within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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
England +12 24 £375 - 8
East of England +1 8 £375 -
Cambridgeshire - 7 £375 -
London -9 6 £438 +16.66% 3
West Midlands +18 5 £325 -25.71%
Peterborough - 4 £373 -
Sutton Coldfield - 3 £600 -
North West +24 2 £275 -
City of London -2 2 £425 - 1
Birmingham - 2 £313 -
Newcastle upon Tyne +75 1 £575 +238.23%
Tyne and Wear +75 1 £575 +238.23%
North East +64 1 £575 +238.23% 1
South East +4 1 £475 +52.00% 2
East Sussex 0 1 £475 +26.66%
Hertfordshire -3 1 £320 -
Croydon -7 1 £450 +20.00%
Canary Wharf - 1 £450 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £275 -
Warrington - 1 £275 -
Watford - 1 £320 -
Brighouse - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Continuity Planning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Business Continuity Planning.

1 52 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 41 (78.85%) BCP
3 22 (42.31%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (23.08%) Avaya
5 11 (21.15%) Avaya Certification
5 11 (21.15%) High Availability
5 11 (21.15%) Data Centre
6 10 (19.23%) Workforce Optimisation
6 10 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (19.23%) VMware
6 10 (19.23%) WFM
7 8 (15.38%) WAN
7 8 (15.38%) Security Cleared
8 7 (13.46%) LAN
8 7 (13.46%) Active Directory
8 7 (13.46%) ITIL
8 7 (13.46%) Windows
8 7 (13.46%) Project Management
8 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (13.46%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (13.46%) Finance
9 6 (11.54%) Change Management
9 6 (11.54%) Migration
10 5 (9.62%) Firewall
10 5 (9.62%) Cisco
10 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (9.62%) Windows Server
10 5 (9.62%) SC Cleared
10 5 (9.62%) Incident Management
11 4 (7.69%) Degree

Business Continuity Planning
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.92%) G Suite
2 1 (1.92%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) WAN
2 7 (13.46%) LAN
3 5 (9.62%) Firewall
4 4 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.92%) Network Security
5 1 (1.92%) SAN
5 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.92%) Pentaho
2 1 (1.92%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (13.46%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Publishing
4 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (17.31%) Technical Leader
2 7 (13.46%) Analyst
3 5 (9.62%) Business Manager
4 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Consultant
5 3 (5.77%) Integration Manager
5 3 (5.77%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (5.77%) IT Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Service Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Avaya Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Business Consultant
6 2 (3.85%) Business Continuity Consultant
6 2 (3.85%) Business Continuity Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Lead DevOps
6 2 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (1.92%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (1.92%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (1.92%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.92%) AS400
4 1 (1.92%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.92%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (1.92%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.92%) iPhone
4 1 (1.92%) NHS
4 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.46%) Windows
2 5 (9.62%) Windows Server
2 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.77%) Android
5 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.92%) Linux
6 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 41 (78.85%) BCP
3 22 (42.31%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (21.15%) High Availability
5 10 (19.23%) WFM
5 10 (19.23%) Workforce Optimisation
6 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (13.46%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (13.46%) ITIL
6 7 (13.46%) Project Management
7 6 (11.54%) Change Management
7 6 (11.54%) Migration
8 5 (9.62%) Incident Management
9 4 (7.69%) Capacity Management
9 4 (7.69%) Configuration Management
9 4 (7.69%) Release Management
9 4 (7.69%) Security Management
10 3 (5.77%) Business Transformation
10 3 (5.77%) DevOps
10 3 (5.77%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.85%) SQL
2 1 (1.92%) C#
2 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) Avaya Certification
2 8 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 5 (9.62%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.69%) Degree
5 3 (5.77%) CISSP
6 1 (1.92%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.92%) CCNA
6 1 (1.92%) CISA
6 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.92%) CISM
6 1 (1.92%) HNC
6 1 (1.92%) HND
6 1 (1.92%) ISSAP
6 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.92%) MCSE
6 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.92%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.92%) GDPR
2 1 (1.92%) ISO 22301
2 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.92%) PMO
2 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 10 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (13.46%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.77%) Docker
4 1 (1.92%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) FortiGate
2 3 (5.77%) Ansible
2 3 (5.77%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.77%) Puppet
3 2 (3.85%) SCCM
4 1 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.92%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 12 (23.08%) Avaya
2 10 (19.23%) VMware
3 5 (9.62%) Cisco
4 3 (5.77%) Oracle
5 2 (3.85%) Citrix
5 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.92%) Cadence
6 1 (1.92%) Cognos
6 1 (1.92%) HP
6 1 (1.92%) McAfee
6 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.92%) Symantec
North East
Venn Group
Rate: £10 - £13 Per Hour
Posted: 17 hours ago