The first table below looks at the demand for Risk Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Analysis over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Cheshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Analysis
Rank 69 50 51
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +1
Contract jobs citing Risk Analysis 5 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.59% 1.60% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 2.17% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Average daily rate £350 £500 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £415 £425
% change year-on-year
-15.66% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £49.00
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
655 552 430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 77.42% 73.50% 61.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 250 220
Average daily rate £395 £355 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.26% -2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £230 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £475 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 26 13
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £14.25 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Risk Analysis
North West

Risk Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Risk Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Risk Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Risk Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Risk Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Risk Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Risk Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Analysis within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Chester -16 5 £350 -
Warrington - - - - 1
Winsford - - - -
Risk Analysis
North West

Risk Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Risk Analysis 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 Analysis.

1 5 (45.45%) Information Security
2 4 (36.36%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
2 4 (36.36%) ETL
2 4 (36.36%) CISSP
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
3 3 (27.27%) Data Security
3 3 (27.27%) Back Office
3 3 (27.27%) Workflow
3 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (18.18%) IBM
4 2 (18.18%) UNIX
5 1 (9.09%) Windows
5 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (9.09%) Middleware
5 1 (9.09%) BS7799
5 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
5 1 (9.09%) Tandem
5 1 (9.09%) TDD

Risk Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Risk Analysis 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 Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (27.27%) Back Office
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Risk Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Security Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Data Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) IT Security Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) IT Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Designer
5 1 (9.09%) IT Risk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
1 1 (9.09%) Tandem
1 1 (9.09%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Information Security
2 4 (36.36%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (36.36%) ETL
3 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
3 3 (27.27%) Data Security
3 3 (27.27%) Workflow
3 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 1 (9.09%) BDD
4 1 (9.09%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
1 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) CISSP
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) BS7799
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Ab Initio
2 1 (9.09%) Tableau