The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Management
Rank 93 99 94
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 31 32 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.23% 1.24% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 1.82% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 26 13
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £375 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £738 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £396 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.56% -1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -46.15%
Risk Management
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
1814 1759 1975
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 71.87% 68.31% 68.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 937 888 729
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £501 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.13% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 50 51
Average hourly rate £27.83 £18.70 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.82% -6.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

Risk Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Risk Management Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Risk Management
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Risk Management Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Risk Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Management across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Risk Management Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Risk Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Risk Management Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Risk Management
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 Management within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 10 £485 -
Reading -1 8 £370 -17.77% 1
Newbury - 3 £410 - 1
Bracknell - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Wokingham - - - -
Risk Management
South East

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Risk Management 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 Management.

1 33 (39.76%) Project Management
2 30 (36.14%) Telecoms
3 25 (30.12%) Finance
4 24 (28.92%) PRINCE2
5 14 (16.87%) Microsoft
5 14 (16.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 14 (16.87%) Information Security
5 14 (16.87%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (15.66%) MS Project
6 13 (15.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (15.66%) Change Control
7 12 (14.46%) PMP
7 12 (14.46%) PMI Certification
8 11 (13.25%) Change Management
8 11 (13.25%) Migration
8 11 (13.25%) Programme Management
8 11 (13.25%) Project Planning
8 11 (13.25%) Degree
9 10 (12.05%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (12.05%) Management Information System
9 10 (12.05%) MS Excel
10 9 (10.84%) PRINCE
10 9 (10.84%) Service Management
11 8 (9.64%) CISM
11 8 (9.64%) Firewall
12 7 (8.43%) Service Delivery
12 7 (8.43%) CISSP
12 7 (8.43%) SAP
12 7 (8.43%) Incident Management
13 6 (7.23%) Supplier Management

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Risk Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.02%) CMS
2 3 (3.61%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.61%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.20%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (15.66%) MS Project
2 10 (12.05%) MS Excel
3 5 (6.02%) MS Office
4 4 (4.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (3.61%) MS Visio
6 2 (2.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (3.61%) Office 365
2 2 (2.41%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.64%) Firewall
2 5 (6.02%) Network Security
3 4 (4.82%) NFC
3 4 (4.82%) MPLS
4 3 (3.61%) BGP
4 3 (3.61%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (3.61%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (3.61%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (2.41%) NAS
5 2 (2.41%) LAN
5 2 (2.41%) WAN
5 2 (2.41%) Internet
5 2 (2.41%) SAN
6 1 (1.20%) 2G
6 1 (1.20%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.20%) SS7
6 1 (1.20%) 3G
6 1 (1.20%) DNS
6 1 (1.20%) SMS
6 1 (1.20%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.82%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.41%) Big Data
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.20%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.20%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Eclipse
General
1 30 (36.14%) Telecoms
2 25 (30.12%) Finance
3 5 (6.02%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (4.82%) Legal
5 2 (2.41%) Billing
5 2 (2.41%) Marketing
6 1 (1.20%) Front Office
6 1 (1.20%) Back Office
6 1 (1.20%) Banking
6 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (49.40%) Project Manager
2 9 (10.84%) Analyst
3 6 (7.23%) Consultant
4 5 (6.02%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 5 (6.02%) Senior Manager
4 5 (6.02%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (6.02%) Senior Project Manager
4 5 (6.02%) Oracle Project Manager
5 4 (4.82%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 4 (4.82%) Business Analyst
5 4 (4.82%) Programme Manager
6 3 (3.61%) Test Manager
6 3 (3.61%) Security Consultant
6 3 (3.61%) Security Analyst
6 3 (3.61%) Information Analyst
6 3 (3.61%) Environment Manager
6 3 (3.61%) Architect
6 3 (3.61%) Information Security Analyst
7 2 (2.41%) Information Security Manager
7 2 (2.41%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.82%) HTML5
1 4 (4.82%) HTML
2 1 (1.20%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.23%) Smart Meter
2 6 (7.23%) Mobile App
2 6 (7.23%) User Experience
3 5 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.61%) PKI
5 2 (2.41%) Informatics
5 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.41%) Life Science
5 2 (2.41%) Linked Data
5 2 (2.41%) Semantic Web
5 2 (2.41%) NHS
6 1 (1.20%) RMADS
6 1 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.02%) Windows
2 4 (4.82%) UNIX
3 3 (3.61%) Linux
3 3 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (39.76%) Project Management
2 24 (28.92%) PRINCE2
3 14 (16.87%) Information Security
3 14 (16.87%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (15.66%) Change Control
5 11 (13.25%) Change Management
5 11 (13.25%) Migration
5 11 (13.25%) Programme Management
5 11 (13.25%) Project Planning
6 10 (12.05%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (10.84%) PRINCE
7 9 (10.84%) Service Management
8 7 (8.43%) Service Delivery
8 7 (8.43%) Incident Management
9 6 (7.23%) Supplier Management
9 6 (7.23%) Risk Analysis
9 6 (7.23%) ITIL
10 5 (6.02%) Data Management
10 5 (6.02%) SOA
11 4 (4.82%) Critical Path Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.41%) C
1 2 (2.41%) Python
2 1 (1.20%) SQL
2 1 (1.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (16.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 12 (14.46%) PMP
2 12 (14.46%) PMI Certification
3 11 (13.25%) Degree
4 8 (9.64%) CISM
5 7 (8.43%) CISSP
6 5 (6.02%) CISA
7 4 (4.82%) MAPM
8 3 (3.61%) SC Cleared
8 3 (3.61%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (2.41%) CBAP
9 2 (2.41%) Postgraduate
10 1 (1.20%) QiCA
10 1 (1.20%) CIMA
10 1 (1.20%) GIAC
10 1 (1.20%) ACCA
10 1 (1.20%) ISEB
10 1 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.20%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (7.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (4.82%) QA
4 2 (2.41%) COBIT
4 2 (2.41%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.20%) ISO 14001
5 1 (1.20%) SLA
5 1 (1.20%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.20%) BS25999
System Software
1 2 (2.41%) VMware Server
1 2 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.61%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.20%) Netcool
2 1 (1.20%) XenMobile
2 1 (1.20%) SCCM
2 1 (1.20%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 14 (16.87%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.43%) SAP
3 6 (7.23%) Cisco
4 5 (6.02%) Oracle
5 4 (4.82%) F5
6 3 (3.61%) VMware
6 3 (3.61%) CheckPoint
6 3 (3.61%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (3.61%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.41%) Siebel
7 2 (2.41%) EMC
8 1 (1.20%) Infovista
8 1 (1.20%) Citrix
8 1 (1.20%) Juniper
8 1 (1.20%) MobileIron