The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Management
Rank 44 46 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 16 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.36% 1.80% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.05% 2.56% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 1
Average daily rate £350 £295 £535
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% -44.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £27.50 £155.00
% change year-on-year
+81.81% -82.25%
Risk Management
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
525 430 395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 77.55% 70.38% 69.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 267 247
Average daily rate £380 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 9
Average hourly rate £27.50 £13.00 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.53% +15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.85 £10.00 £9.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £26.00 £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Risk Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Risk Management Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Risk Management
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Risk Management Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Risk Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Management across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Risk Management Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Risk Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Risk Management Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 16 (48.48%) Project Management
1 16 (48.48%) Finance
2 14 (42.42%) Change Management
3 10 (30.30%) PRINCE2
4 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
5 6 (18.18%) MS Office
5 6 (18.18%) Migration
6 5 (15.15%) Retail
6 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
6 5 (15.15%) Workflow
7 4 (12.12%) QA
7 4 (12.12%) MS Project
7 4 (12.12%) Legal
8 3 (9.09%) SAP
8 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
8 3 (9.09%) IT Governance
8 3 (9.09%) Degree
8 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (9.09%) Resource Management
8 3 (9.09%) Performance Management
8 3 (9.09%) Data Privacy
8 3 (9.09%) People Management
9 2 (6.06%) P3O
9 2 (6.06%) Change Control
9 2 (6.06%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
9 2 (6.06%) APMP
9 2 (6.06%) Presales

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Office
2 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
3 4 (12.12%) MS Project
4 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
5 1 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) WAN
General
1 16 (48.48%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Retail
3 4 (12.12%) Legal
4 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.03%) Banking
5 1 (3.03%) Law
5 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Project Manager
2 5 (15.15%) IT Manager
3 4 (12.12%) Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Implementation Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Performance Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Transformation Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Transformation Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Vendor Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Change and Release Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Compliance Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) EPoS Manager
6 1 (3.03%) EPoS Project Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Governance Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Head of Compliance
6 1 (3.03%) Junior Risk Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Lead Security Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Project Governance Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Risk Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.06%) PMI
2 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.03%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
1 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
1 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Project Management
2 14 (42.42%) Change Management
3 10 (30.30%) PRINCE2
4 6 (18.18%) Migration
5 5 (15.15%) Workflow
6 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 3 (9.09%) Data Privacy
6 3 (9.09%) IT Governance
6 3 (9.09%) People Management
6 3 (9.09%) Performance Management
6 3 (9.09%) Resource Management
6 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.06%) Change Control
7 2 (6.06%) Critical Path Analysis
7 2 (6.06%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (6.06%) ERP
7 2 (6.06%) Information Security
7 2 (6.06%) ITIL
7 2 (6.06%) Presales
7 2 (6.06%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
1 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (6.06%) APMP
2 2 (6.06%) PMI Certification
2 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.03%) ISEB
3 1 (3.03%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
2 2 (6.06%) P3O
2 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.03%) COBIT
3 1 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.03%) RMADS
3 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) SAP