The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff 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 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Management
Rank 55 30 47
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +17
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 2 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.55% 2.60% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 3.14% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 1
Average daily rate £388 £460 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.76% +84.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £410 £405
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
297 223 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 81.37% 82.90% 83.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 172 222
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £463 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £17.83 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.06% -35.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

Risk Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Risk Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Risk Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Risk Management Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Risk Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Risk Management Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Information Security
3 3 (37.50%) Service Management
3 3 (37.50%) ITSM
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 3 (37.50%) NetApp
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (37.50%) SAP
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) Project Governance
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (12.50%) GIAC
5 1 (12.50%) Finance

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Design Authority
2 2 (25.00%) Change Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Author
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Change and Release Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration and Release Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Advisor
3 1 (12.50%) PMO Officer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Officer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Support Officer
3 1 (12.50%) Security Advisor
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Author
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
1 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Information Security
3 3 (37.50%) ITSM
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Project Governance
3 3 (37.50%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) People Management
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CISM
2 1 (12.50%) CISSP
2 1 (12.50%) GIAC
2 1 (12.50%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Citrix
1 3 (37.50%) HP
1 3 (37.50%) NetApp
1 3 (37.50%) SAP
1 3 (37.50%) VMware