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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Management
Rank 41 58 55
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -3
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 25 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.24% 1.36% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.11% 1.83% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 4
Average daily rate £300 £420 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +15.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £350 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £590 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £405 £405
% change year-on-year
-1.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +21.10%
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
609 600 409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 78.99% 74.26% 67.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 405 243
Average daily rate £375 £375 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 13
Average hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £25.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+133.33% -42.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £23.55 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 25 (59.52%) Project Management
2 21 (50.00%) Finance
3 15 (35.71%) QA
4 13 (30.95%) MS Office
5 11 (26.19%) PRINCE2
5 11 (26.19%) Change Management
6 10 (23.81%) Legal
7 9 (21.43%) Logistics
7 9 (21.43%) PMI
7 9 (21.43%) PMI Certification
7 9 (21.43%) Business Analysis
8 8 (19.05%) Migration
9 7 (16.67%) Data Privacy
10 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (14.29%) Project Planning
10 6 (14.29%) SLA
11 5 (11.90%) Firewall
11 5 (11.90%) PMP
11 5 (11.90%) Risk Assessment
11 5 (11.90%) Retail
11 5 (11.90%) Proofpoint
11 5 (11.90%) LogRhythm
12 4 (9.52%) User Stories
12 4 (9.52%) Translating Business Requirements
12 4 (9.52%) User Experience
12 4 (9.52%) LTE
12 4 (9.52%) Web Development
12 4 (9.52%) Degree
12 4 (9.52%) Network Planning
12 4 (9.52%) Use Case

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (30.95%) MS Office
2 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.38%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) Firewall
2 4 (9.52%) 3G
2 4 (9.52%) Internet
2 4 (9.52%) LTE
General
1 21 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (23.81%) Legal
3 5 (11.90%) Retail
4 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.76%) Banking
6 1 (2.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (52.38%) Project Manager
2 6 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 5 (11.90%) Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) Business Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) Digital Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Digital Business Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Firewall Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) Governance Manager
4 4 (9.52%) IT Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) IT Risk Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) IT Security Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) Lead Project Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Risk Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) Risk Management Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) Security Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) Security Management Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) Security Technical Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) Technical Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) PMI
2 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.52%) User Experience
4 2 (4.76%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
1 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) Project Management
2 11 (26.19%) Change Management
2 11 (26.19%) PRINCE2
3 9 (21.43%) Business Analysis
3 9 (21.43%) Logistics
4 8 (19.05%) Migration
5 7 (16.67%) Data Privacy
6 6 (14.29%) Project Planning
7 5 (11.90%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (9.52%) Network Planning
8 4 (9.52%) Translating Business Requirements
8 4 (9.52%) UML
8 4 (9.52%) Use Case
8 4 (9.52%) User Stories
8 4 (9.52%) Web Development
9 3 (7.14%) Change Control
9 3 (7.14%) Data Protection
9 3 (7.14%) ITIL
10 2 (4.76%) ERP
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) PMI Certification
2 5 (11.90%) PMP
3 4 (9.52%) Degree
4 2 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (35.71%) QA
2 6 (14.29%) SLA
3 2 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) LogRhythm
1 5 (11.90%) Proofpoint
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) SAP