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 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 Assessment
Rank 112 127 114
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -13
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 16 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.64% 0.32% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.43% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 6
Average daily rate £143 £419 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-65.97% +19.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £339 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £455 £519
UK excluding London average daily rate £453 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £67.50 £34.50 £10.00
% change year-on-year
+95.65% +245.00%
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
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 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
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 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
(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 -8 5 £165 -63.33% 1
Maidenhead - 3 - -
Slough +14 2 - -
Bracknell - 1 - - 1
Risk Assessment
South East

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 20 (62.50%) Risk Management
2 16 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 10 (31.25%) HP
4 9 (28.13%) QA
4 9 (28.13%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (25.00%) Business Continuity Management
5 8 (25.00%) Incident Management
5 8 (25.00%) Business Continuity
6 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (12.50%) Value-Added Service
8 3 (9.38%) Line Management
8 3 (9.38%) Logistics
8 3 (9.38%) Project Management
8 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
9 2 (6.25%) Cisco
9 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
9 2 (6.25%) ISEB
9 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
9 2 (6.25%) ISO 9001
9 2 (6.25%) Juniper
9 2 (6.25%) Internet
9 2 (6.25%) Six Sigma
9 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
9 2 (6.25%) Test Management
9 2 (6.25%) Time Management
9 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
9 2 (6.25%) Degree
9 2 (6.25%) Firewall

Risk Assessment
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 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 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Value-Added Service
2 2 (6.25%) Firewall
2 2 (6.25%) Internet
2 2 (6.25%) MVNO
2 2 (6.25%) VoLTE
2 2 (6.25%) VoWiFi
3 1 (3.13%) 4G
3 1 (3.13%) BGP
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (3.13%) DAB
3 1 (3.13%) GPRS
3 1 (3.13%) GSM
3 1 (3.13%) LAN
3 1 (3.13%) OSPF
3 1 (3.13%) SNMP
3 1 (3.13%) SS7
3 1 (3.13%) UMTS
3 1 (3.13%) VPN
3 1 (3.13%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 16 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Legal
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Business Continuity Specialist
1 7 (21.88%) Test Manager
2 3 (9.38%) Project Manager
2 3 (9.38%) Security Manager
2 3 (9.38%) Security Specialist
3 2 (6.25%) Administrator
3 2 (6.25%) Facilities Manager
3 2 (6.25%) Network Manager
3 2 (6.25%) Project Administrator
3 2 (6.25%) Project Support Administrator
3 2 (6.25%) Quality Manager
3 2 (6.25%) Security Project Manager
3 2 (6.25%) Telecoms Manager
3 2 (6.25%) Test Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) VAS Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Facilities Coordinator
4 1 (3.13%) Health and Safety Manager
4 1 (3.13%) IP Design Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) IP Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Juniper Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.13%) Chemistry
1 1 (3.13%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) Risk Management
2 8 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 8 (25.00%) Business Continuity Management
2 8 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (9.38%) Line Management
5 3 (9.38%) Logistics
5 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
5 3 (9.38%) Project Management
6 2 (6.25%) Change Control
6 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.25%) Security Architecture
6 2 (6.25%) Six Sigma
6 2 (6.25%) Test Management
6 2 (6.25%) Time Management
7 1 (3.13%) Network Architecture
7 1 (3.13%) Network Management
7 1 (3.13%) Requirements Management
7 1 (3.13%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
1 2 (6.25%) ISEB
1 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
1 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.13%) JNCIE
2 1 (3.13%) JNCIP
2 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.13%) PMP
2 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (28.13%) QA
2 2 (6.25%) ISO 9001
2 2 (6.25%) NEBOSH
3 1 (3.13%) GMP
3 1 (3.13%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) HP
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco
2 2 (6.25%) Juniper
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Blue Coat
3 1 (3.13%) Forcepoint
3 1 (3.13%) Symantec