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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Assessment
Rank 109 103 118
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 3 23 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% 0.94% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 1.28% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Average daily rate
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£418 £220 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+89.77% -48.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £185 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £375 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-24.28% +12.90%
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
1818 1801 1673
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 74.08% 73.81% 70.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 923 850 716
Average daily rate £378 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 22 35
Average hourly rate £21.55 £19.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.42% -36.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.80 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 July 2015. 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +2 2 £418 - 2
Risk Assessment
South East

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 11 (55.00%) Cisco
1 11 (55.00%) Telecoms
2 10 (50.00%) Firewall
2 10 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 8 (40.00%) OSPF
3 8 (40.00%) Juniper
3 8 (40.00%) VPN
4 7 (35.00%) RIP
4 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
5 6 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (30.00%) Network Management
5 6 (30.00%) VLAN
5 6 (30.00%) Load Balancing
5 6 (30.00%) PCI DSS
5 6 (30.00%) SNMP
5 6 (30.00%) Linux
5 6 (30.00%) CISSP
5 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (30.00%) Project Management
5 6 (30.00%) IPsec
6 5 (25.00%) Radware
6 5 (25.00%) CCDP
6 5 (25.00%) CCIE
6 5 (25.00%) CCSP
6 5 (25.00%) Nokia
6 5 (25.00%) Check Point Certification
6 5 (25.00%) ITIL
6 5 (25.00%) VoIP
6 5 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
6 5 (25.00%) Redback

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Project
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) Firewall
2 8 (40.00%) OSPF
2 8 (40.00%) VPN
3 7 (35.00%) RIP
4 6 (30.00%) SNMP
4 6 (30.00%) IPsec
4 6 (30.00%) VLAN
4 6 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (25.00%) FWSM
5 5 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
5 5 (25.00%) VoIP
6 2 (10.00%) Internet
6 2 (10.00%) Network Security
6 2 (10.00%) BGP
6 2 (10.00%) Wireless
6 2 (10.00%) LAN
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (5.00%) MPLS
7 1 (5.00%) SSL
General
1 11 (55.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Design Engineer
1 9 (45.00%) IP Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Service Transition Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Quality Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Transition Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Deployment Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Junior
3 1 (5.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) IP Network Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Network Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) PMI
3 1 (5.00%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Project Management
1 6 (30.00%) Load Balancing
1 6 (30.00%) Network Management
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL
3 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 3 (15.00%) Demand Forecasting
4 3 (15.00%) Quality Management
4 3 (15.00%) Security Management
4 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (10.00%) Validation
5 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.00%) Information Security Management
5 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (10.00%) Information Security
5 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) eTOM
5 2 (10.00%) ISMS
5 2 (10.00%) Resource Management
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) CISSP
1 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (25.00%) Check Point Certification
2 5 (25.00%) CCIE
2 5 (25.00%) CCSP
2 5 (25.00%) CCDP
3 4 (20.00%) PMI Certification
4 3 (15.00%) PMP
5 2 (10.00%) Degree
5 2 (10.00%) ISEB
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (5.00%) CCNP
6 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (5.00%) CRISC
6 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (5.00%) CISA
6 1 (5.00%) CISM
6 1 (5.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (10.00%) QA
3 2 (10.00%) ISO 9001
4 1 (5.00%) ISO 14001
4 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (5.00%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (5.00%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Cisco
2 10 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 8 (40.00%) Juniper
4 5 (25.00%) Radware
4 5 (25.00%) Redback
4 5 (25.00%) Nokia
5 3 (15.00%) F5
6 2 (10.00%) Fortinet
7 1 (5.00%) Tufin
7 1 (5.00%) CA
7 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.00%) Avaya
7 1 (5.00%) AlgoSec