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 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Management
Rank 46 60 44
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 29 9 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.07% 1.17% 3.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.77% 1.47% 4.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 19
Average daily rate £565 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+67.40% -0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £414 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £28.75 £155.00
% change year-on-year
+73.91% -81.45%
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
769 614 710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.46% 79.64% 78.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 495 377 351
Average daily rate £425 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £530 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 31 46
Average hourly rate £22.50 £36.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.67 £17.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
Warrington +2 13 £650 +136.36%
Knutsford 0 6 £475 -
Chester +1 2 £242 -
Macclesfield -3 1 - -
Wilmslow - 1 - - 1
Risk Management
North West

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 43 (57.33%) Finance
2 36 (48.00%) Banking
3 24 (32.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (21.33%) TOGAF
4 16 (21.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 16 (21.33%) Legal
5 15 (20.00%) Security Management
5 15 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 15 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
6 14 (18.67%) Protective Monitoring
6 14 (18.67%) SABSA
6 14 (18.67%) Security Operations
7 13 (17.33%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (16.00%) ITIL
9 11 (14.67%) Security Architecture
10 9 (12.00%) CLAS
10 9 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (12.00%) CISSP
10 9 (12.00%) PRINCE2
10 9 (12.00%) Python
10 9 (12.00%) C++
10 9 (12.00%) JavaScript
10 9 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 8 (10.67%) Retail Banking
11 8 (10.67%) Retail
11 8 (10.67%) Project Management
11 8 (10.67%) Non-Functional Testing
12 7 (9.33%) P3O
13 6 (8.00%) Identity Management
14 5 (6.67%) Degree

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.33%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 5 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (1.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.33%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.33%) Selenium
General
1 43 (57.33%) Finance
2 36 (48.00%) Banking
3 16 (21.33%) Legal
4 8 (10.67%) Retail
4 8 (10.67%) Retail Banking
5 3 (4.00%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (2.67%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.33%) German Language
7 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (21.33%) Architect
2 15 (20.00%) Risk Manager
3 13 (17.33%) Security Architect
4 12 (16.00%) Analyst
4 12 (16.00%) Audit Manager
5 11 (14.67%) Project Manager
6 7 (9.33%) Portfolio Manager
7 5 (6.67%) Technical Manager
8 4 (5.33%) Risk Analyst
9 3 (4.00%) Banking Project Manager
9 3 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
9 3 (4.00%) Environment Manager
9 3 (4.00%) Risk Project Manager
9 3 (4.00%) Test Environment Manager
10 2 (2.67%) Data Warehouse Manager
10 2 (2.67%) Data Warehouse Project Manager
10 2 (2.67%) IT Analyst
10 2 (2.67%) Senior Architect
10 2 (2.67%) TOGAF Architect
10 2 (2.67%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.33%) Middleware
2 1 (1.33%) .NET
2 1 (1.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.33%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.33%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.33%) PMI
3 1 (1.33%) Tandem
3 1 (1.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.00%) Unix
1 3 (4.00%) Windows
2 2 (2.67%) Linux
3 1 (1.33%) Android
3 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (21.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 16 (21.33%) TOGAF
3 15 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 15 (20.00%) Security Management
4 14 (18.67%) Protective Monitoring
4 14 (18.67%) SABSA
4 14 (18.67%) Security Operations
5 13 (17.33%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (16.00%) ITIL
7 11 (14.67%) Security Architecture
8 9 (12.00%) PRINCE2
9 8 (10.67%) Non-Functional Testing
9 8 (10.67%) Project Management
10 6 (8.00%) Identity Management
11 5 (6.67%) Capacity Management
11 5 (6.67%) Demand Management
11 5 (6.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 5 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
11 5 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.00%) C++
1 9 (12.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (12.00%) Python
2 3 (4.00%) Java
2 3 (4.00%) SQL
2 3 (4.00%) VBA
3 2 (2.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (12.00%) CISSP
1 9 (12.00%) CLAS
1 9 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (6.67%) Degree
3 3 (4.00%) CIPD
3 3 (4.00%) MBA
3 3 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.33%) APMP
5 1 (1.33%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (1.33%) CISA
5 1 (1.33%) CRISC
5 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.33%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (9.33%) P3O
3 2 (2.67%) QA
4 1 (1.33%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.33%) FATCA
4 1 (1.33%) SLA
4 1 (1.33%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.33%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.67%) Ab Initio
2 2 (2.67%) ServiceNow
2 2 (2.67%) Tableau
2 2 (2.67%) Talend
2 2 (2.67%) Vertica