The first table below looks at the demand for Risk Assessment skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Assessment
Rank 58 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 6 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.84% - 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% - 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£475 - £181
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 - £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £363 £410
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -11.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £31.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- +40.90%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
487 408 475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 68.21% 67.11% 71.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 236 251
Average daily rate £351 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.53% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £261 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 15
Average hourly rate £27.50 £175.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-84.28% +1150.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.50 £84.10 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £175.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Risk Assessment
West Midlands

Risk Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Risk Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Risk Assessment
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Risk Assessment Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Risk Assessment
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Assessment across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Risk Assessment Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Risk Assessment
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Risk Assessment Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 5 (71.43%) Perl
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) CCNP
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (71.43%) Juniper
1 5 (71.43%) Tcl
1 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
1 5 (71.43%) OSPF
1 5 (71.43%) BGP
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
1 5 (71.43%) Clustering
1 5 (71.43%) Blue Coat
1 5 (71.43%) Network Security
1 5 (71.43%) Load Balancing
2 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
2 4 (57.14%) UNIX
2 4 (57.14%) Solaris
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) Extranet
3 2 (28.57%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (28.57%) CCSA
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Junos
3 2 (28.57%) Low Latency
3 2 (28.57%) Ultra-Low Latency

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) TRIRIGA
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) OSPF
1 5 (71.43%) BGP
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
1 5 (71.43%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) Junos
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) Extranet
General
1 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) IT Programme Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) UNIX
1 4 (57.14%) Solaris
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) Low Latency
2 2 (28.57%) Ultra-Low Latency
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
3 1 (14.29%) Security Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
3 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Perl
1 5 (71.43%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCNP
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (28.57%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) Juniper
1 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
1 5 (71.43%) Blue Coat
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Sun