The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Assessment
Rank 64 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.49% 0.16% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£295 £675 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.29% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £10.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+245.00% -65.51%
Risk Assessment
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
595 456 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 73.19% 71.14% 72.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 273 162
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 10
Average hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £10.50 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £31.00 £119.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
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 22 May 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Check Point Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
1 4 (100.00%) CCSA
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 4 (100.00%) Junos
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Low Latency
3 2 (50.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
3 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) Extranet
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) Tcl
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Solaris

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (100.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) Junos
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) Extranet
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Solaris
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 2 (50.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Tcl
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Check Point Certification
1 4 (100.00%) CCSA
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Blue Coat