The first table below looks at the demand for Risk Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Analysis over the 3 months to 17 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 Chester 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Analysis
Rank 36 20 17
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Contract jobs citing Risk Analysis 5 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.92% 3.47% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 4.81% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £405 £425
% change year-on-year
-13.58% -4.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £49.00
Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
216 104 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 83.08% 72.22% 48.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 24 14
Average daily rate £350 £368 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +1.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £451 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 14 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +221.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Risk Analysis
Cheshire

Risk Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Risk Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Risk Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Risk Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Risk Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
1 4 (44.44%) CISSP
1 4 (44.44%) ETL
1 4 (44.44%) Risk Assessment
1 4 (44.44%) Information Security
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (33.33%) Data Security
2 3 (33.33%) Back Office
2 3 (33.33%) Workflow
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (11.11%) BS7799
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Ab Initio

Risk Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (33.33%) Back Office
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Security Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Risk Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) IT Risk Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ETL
1 4 (44.44%) Risk Assessment
1 4 (44.44%) Information Security
2 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (33.33%) Data Security
2 3 (33.33%) Workflow
2 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) Data Transformation
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CISSP
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) BS7799
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco
1 1 (11.11%) Ab Initio
1 1 (11.11%) Tableau