The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Assessment 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 Assessment over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Assessment
Rank 97 97 116
Rank change year-on-year
0 +19
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 24 32 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.94% 1.18% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 1.61% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 8
Average daily rate £341 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.68% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £393 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £400 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £31.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+49.20% +162.50%
Risk Assessment
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
1997 1983 2006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 78.59% 73.12% 75.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1043 1006 1032
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 38 59
Average hourly rate £16.09 £32.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.49% +103.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £13.65 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £126.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Risk Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Risk Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Risk Assessment
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Risk Assessment Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Risk Assessment
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Assessment across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Risk Assessment Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Risk Assessment
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Risk Assessment across the Berkshire region.

Risk Assessment Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Risk Assessment
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 Assessment within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -4 8 £350 -
Slough - 4 £325 -
Maidenhead - 2 - -
Bracknell -2 1 - - 2
Risk Assessment
South East

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Risk Assessment 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 Assessment.

1 19 (65.52%) Risk Management
2 14 (48.28%) Telecoms
3 12 (41.38%) HP
4 11 (37.93%) QA
4 11 (37.93%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (20.69%) Business Continuity
5 6 (20.69%) Incident Management
5 6 (20.69%) Business Continuity Management
6 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (13.79%) Value-Added Service
8 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (10.34%) Project Management
9 2 (6.90%) Cisco
9 2 (6.90%) ISEB
9 2 (6.90%) Internet
9 2 (6.90%) Six Sigma
9 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
9 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
9 2 (6.90%) ISO 9001
9 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
9 2 (6.90%) Degree
9 2 (6.90%) Finance
9 2 (6.90%) MVNO
9 2 (6.90%) VoLTE
9 2 (6.90%) 4G
9 2 (6.90%) VoWiFi
9 2 (6.90%) Test Management
9 2 (6.90%) Security Architecture
9 2 (6.90%) Time Management
10 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Risk Assessment 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 Assessment. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) Value-Added Service
2 2 (6.90%) 4G
2 2 (6.90%) Internet
2 2 (6.90%) MVNO
2 2 (6.90%) VoLTE
2 2 (6.90%) VoWiFi
3 1 (3.45%) 3G
3 1 (3.45%) 3GPP
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.45%) DAB
3 1 (3.45%) Firewall
3 1 (3.45%) GPRS
3 1 (3.45%) GSM
3 1 (3.45%) LAN
3 1 (3.45%) Network Security
3 1 (3.45%) SS7
3 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.45%) UMTS
3 1 (3.45%) VPN
3 1 (3.45%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 14 (48.28%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Test Manager
2 6 (20.69%) Business Continuity Specialist
3 3 (10.34%) Network Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Security Specialist
4 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Quality Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Security Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Security Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Test Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) VAS Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) IP Design Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) IP Network Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) IT Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Project Support Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) Telecoms Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.45%) Chemistry
1 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.45%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) Risk Management
2 6 (20.69%) Business Continuity
2 6 (20.69%) Business Continuity Management
2 6 (20.69%) Incident Management
3 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (10.34%) Project Management
5 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.90%) Security Architecture
5 2 (6.90%) Six Sigma
5 2 (6.90%) Test Management
5 2 (6.90%) Time Management
6 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.45%) Benchmarking
6 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL
6 1 (3.45%) Migration
6 1 (3.45%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.45%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
1 2 (6.90%) ISEB
1 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.45%) PMP
2 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (37.93%) QA
2 2 (6.90%) ISO 9001
3 1 (3.45%) GMP
3 1 (3.45%) GxP
3 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (37.93%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.45%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) HP
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco
3 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.45%) Fortinet
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft