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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Management over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Management
Rank 40 39 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 29 40 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.67% 3.49% 3.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.27% 4.09% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 34 25
Median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £383 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £532 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £38.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +46.66%
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
679 977 602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.84% 85.33% 76.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 491 671 320
Median daily rate £413 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £602 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 28 41
Median hourly rate £21.02 £17.33 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.30% -38.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £36.25 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Risk Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Risk Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +7 10 £475 +1.60%
Knutsford +9 1 - - 1
Chester 0 1 £413 -8.33% 1
Macclesfield -1 1 £410 -
Risk Management
North West

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 21 (36.84%) Finance
1 21 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (24.56%) CISSP
3 13 (22.81%) CISM
4 12 (21.05%) Information Security
5 11 (19.30%) Project Management
5 11 (19.30%) ITIL
6 10 (17.54%) Degree
7 9 (15.79%) Data Centre
8 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (14.04%) SIEM
8 8 (14.04%) Vulnerability Management
8 8 (14.04%) Network Security
8 8 (14.04%) Threat Management
8 8 (14.04%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 8 (14.04%) Change Management
8 8 (14.04%) Firewall
8 8 (14.04%) Microsoft
9 7 (12.28%) MS Office
9 7 (12.28%) Business Continuity
9 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (10.53%) Banking
10 6 (10.53%) Service Delivery
11 5 (8.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 5 (8.77%) COBIT
11 5 (8.77%) Matrix Organization
12 4 (7.02%) SDLC
12 4 (7.02%) MS PowerPoint
12 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
12 4 (7.02%) Telecoms

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.75%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) MS Office
2 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.02%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (5.26%) Office 365
2 2 (3.51%) IaaS
2 2 (3.51%) PaaS
2 2 (3.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.04%) Firewall
1 8 (14.04%) Network Security
2 3 (5.26%) GSM
2 3 (5.26%) UMTS
3 1 (1.75%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) Data Mining
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) JIRA
General
1 21 (36.84%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Banking
3 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.51%) Legal
5 1 (1.75%) Billing
5 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.75%) Marketing
5 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (14.04%) Analyst
2 7 (12.28%) IT Manager
3 6 (10.53%) Architect
3 6 (10.53%) Consultant
3 6 (10.53%) Risk Manager
4 5 (8.77%) IT Risk Manager
4 5 (8.77%) Project Manager
4 5 (8.77%) Service Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Security Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Compliance Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Domain Architect
6 3 (5.26%) Implementation Controller
6 3 (5.26%) IT Programme Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Principal Architect
6 3 (5.26%) Programme Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Security Consultant
7 2 (3.51%) Audit Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Office 365 Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Test Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) Middleware
2 1 (1.75%) .NET
2 1 (1.75%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.26%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.51%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.51%) Wiki
6 1 (1.75%) CESG
6 1 (1.75%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.75%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.75%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.75%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) Unix
2 1 (1.75%) AIX
2 1 (1.75%) HPUX
2 1 (1.75%) Linux
2 1 (1.75%) Solaris
2 1 (1.75%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (21.05%) Information Security
3 11 (19.30%) ITIL
3 11 (19.30%) Project Management
4 8 (14.04%) Change Management
4 8 (14.04%) SIEM
4 8 (14.04%) Threat Management
4 8 (14.04%) Vulnerability Management
4 8 (14.04%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (12.28%) Business Continuity
6 6 (10.53%) Service Delivery
7 5 (8.77%) Matrix Organization
8 4 (7.02%) Configuration Management
8 4 (7.02%) SDLC
9 3 (5.26%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 3 (5.26%) Change Control
9 3 (5.26%) Network Design
9 3 (5.26%) Regulatory Compliance
9 3 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.51%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (24.56%) CISSP
2 13 (22.81%) CISM
3 10 (17.54%) Degree
4 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.51%) CISA
5 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.75%) CCNA
6 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.75%) CLAS
6 1 (1.75%) CRISC
6 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) COBIT
1 5 (8.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.51%) SLA
3 1 (1.75%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.75%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.75%) Cisco
2 1 (1.75%) Juniper
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle
2 1 (1.75%) SAP
2 1 (1.75%) ServiceNow