The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Analysis over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Analysis
Rank 120 128 121
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Contract jobs citing Risk Analysis 8 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.32% 0.28% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.38% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate £365 £406 £498
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.15% -18.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.16% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £41.25 -
% change year-on-year
-29.09% -
Risk Analysis
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1977 2094 1998
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.14% 74.15% 74.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1069 1106 1030
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 61 48
Average hourly rate £15.00 £27.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £42.50 £167.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Risk Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Risk Analysis across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Risk Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Risk Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Risk Analysis across the Berkshire region.

Risk Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Risk Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Analysis within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -6 6 - -
Slough - 1 £365 -
Risk Analysis
South East

Risk Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Risk Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Risk Analysis.

1 10 (37.04%) ITIL
1 10 (37.04%) Cisco
2 9 (33.33%) Firewall
2 9 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (29.63%) Information Security
4 7 (25.93%) VMware
4 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (25.93%) Risk Management
4 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
4 7 (25.93%) SLA
4 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
4 7 (25.93%) Windows
4 7 (25.93%) Oracle
4 7 (25.93%) Linux
4 7 (25.93%) vSphere
4 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
5 6 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (18.52%) Finance
6 5 (18.52%) Wireless
6 5 (18.52%) Migration
6 5 (18.52%) SQL
6 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
7 4 (14.81%) MCSA
7 4 (14.81%) LAN
7 4 (14.81%) WAN

Risk Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Risk Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Risk Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) Firewall
2 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (18.52%) Wireless
3 4 (14.81%) LAN
3 4 (14.81%) Unified Communications
3 4 (14.81%) WAN
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco Wireless
4 2 (7.41%) DHCP
4 2 (7.41%) DNS
5 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.70%) FCoE
5 1 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (3.70%) H.323
5 1 (3.70%) MGCP
5 1 (3.70%) SAN
5 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Project Manager
2 5 (18.52%) Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Network Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Security Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) VMware Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Forensic Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Forensic Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) Middleware
2 1 (3.70%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
1 4 (14.81%) Hybrid Cloud
1 4 (14.81%) SCADA
2 3 (11.11%) Data Integration
3 2 (7.41%) Clustering
3 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.70%) e-Health
4 1 (3.70%) FlexPod
4 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Linux
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
1 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
2 6 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.41%) AIX
4 2 (7.41%) Unix
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.70%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) ITIL
2 9 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (29.63%) Information Security
4 7 (25.93%) Risk Management
5 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (18.52%) Migration
6 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
7 4 (14.81%) Coaching
7 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
7 4 (14.81%) Project Management
7 4 (14.81%) Security Architecture
7 4 (14.81%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (11.11%) Change Management
8 3 (11.11%) Integration Testing
9 2 (7.41%) Analytics
9 2 (7.41%) Business Development
9 2 (7.41%) People Management
9 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
9 2 (7.41%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
2 4 (14.81%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) CCNP
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (14.81%) CISM
2 4 (14.81%) CISSP
2 4 (14.81%) GCIA
2 4 (14.81%) GCIH
2 4 (14.81%) GIAC
2 4 (14.81%) GSEC
2 4 (14.81%) ISSAP
2 4 (14.81%) MCSA
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (7.41%) CCVP
4 2 (7.41%) VCP5
4 2 (7.41%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (3.70%) NCDA
5 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) SLA
2 4 (14.81%) QA
2 4 (14.81%) RMADS
3 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
1 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (25.93%) vSphere
2 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.41%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (7.41%) ISA Server
3 2 (7.41%) VMware ESX
3 2 (7.41%) XenApp
3 2 (7.41%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.70%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Puppet
1 4 (14.81%) SCCM
1 4 (14.81%) SCOM
1 4 (14.81%) SCVMM
1 4 (14.81%) Windows Intune
2 2 (7.41%) Backup Exec
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (7.41%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (7.41%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (7.41%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (7.41%) Tivoli
2 2 (7.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (7.41%) WSUS
3 1 (3.70%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (3.70%) vRealize
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Cisco
2 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle
2 7 (25.93%) VMware
3 6 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 4 (14.81%) Juniper
4 4 (14.81%) RightScale
4 4 (14.81%) Symantec
5 3 (11.11%) CA
5 3 (11.11%) IBM
5 3 (11.11%) NetApp
5 3 (11.11%) SAP
6 2 (7.41%) Citrix
6 2 (7.41%) Dell
6 2 (7.41%) HP
6 2 (7.41%) ServiceNow
6 2 (7.41%) Veritas
7 1 (3.70%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.70%) Meraki