The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Management
Rank 61 53 44
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 6 18 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.77% 2.31% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 2.94% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 8
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£400 £340 £417
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £468 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £409 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £37.50 £41.77
% change year-on-year
-17.33% -10.22%
Risk Management
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
595 612 467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 76.77% 78.66% 70.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 300 223
Average daily rate £400 £380 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +10.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £580 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 53 30
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £13.86 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.40 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

Risk Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Risk Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Risk Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Risk Management Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Risk Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Management across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Risk Management Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Risk Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Risk Management Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Risk Management
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 Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
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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 +13 2 - - 4
Knutsford -6 1 - -
Warrington -11 1 £275 -41.17%
Wilmslow - - - - 1
Nantwich - - - -
Crewe - - - - 13
Risk Management
North West

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 11 (44.00%) Project Management
2 10 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 10 (40.00%) CRAMM
3 9 (36.00%) ITIL
4 7 (28.00%) ITSM
4 7 (28.00%) ISEB
5 6 (24.00%) Service Management
6 5 (20.00%) Change Management
6 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 5 (20.00%) Performance Management
7 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (16.00%) Banking
7 4 (16.00%) PMP
8 3 (12.00%) PMI Certification
8 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
8 3 (12.00%) Supplier Management
8 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
9 2 (8.00%) System Testing
9 2 (8.00%) Dependency Management
9 2 (8.00%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (8.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (8.00%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
9 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
9 2 (8.00%) Degree
9 2 (8.00%) Legal

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Route 53
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MS Access
1 1 (4.00%) DTS
1 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Legal
4 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Service Manager
2 8 (32.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 8 (32.00%) Delivery Manager
3 5 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 5 (20.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Service Design Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Development Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) PMI
3 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Project Management
2 10 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 10 (40.00%) CRAMM
3 9 (36.00%) ITIL
4 7 (28.00%) ITSM
5 6 (24.00%) Service Management
6 5 (20.00%) Change Management
6 5 (20.00%) Performance Management
7 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (12.00%) Supplier Management
7 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (8.00%) System Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Dependency Management
8 2 (8.00%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (8.00%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
8 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Migration
9 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) ISEB
2 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (16.00%) PMP
4 3 (12.00%) PMI Certification
5 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (8.00%) Degree
6 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (4.00%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
1 1 (4.00%) Vagrant
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) HP
1 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle
1 1 (4.00%) RightScale
1 1 (4.00%) TSYS