The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Assessment 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 Assessment over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Assessment
Rank 67 57 71
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 2 17 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.24% 1.86% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 2.40% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- £319 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £423
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £60.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+23.45% +1.25%
Risk Assessment
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
624 708 573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 75.82% 77.29% 66.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 313 318
Average daily rate £400 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 54 13
Average hourly rate £28.00 £31.56 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.26% -8.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £16.78 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £59.83
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

Risk Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Risk Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Risk Assessment
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Risk Assessment Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Risk Assessment
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Risk Assessment Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Risk Assessment
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 Assessment within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +10 1 - -
Warrington - 1 - -
Knutsford - - - -
Risk Assessment
North West

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (40.00%) CISSP
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (20.00%) CISMP
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Physics
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) SWIFT
2 1 (20.00%) SABSA
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (20.00%) BS7799
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Management

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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.

General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) IT Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) IT Risk Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) IT Security Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
1 1 (20.00%) PMO Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Principal Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Risk Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (20.00%) Physics
1 1 (20.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) SABSA
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CISMP
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) BS7799
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco