The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Analysis over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Analysis
Rank 184 193 193
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Contract jobs citing Risk Analysis 8 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.13% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.17% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 14
Average daily rate
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£600 £475 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £390 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £650 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £367 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4182 4595 4909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.07% 76.87% 76.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3293 3455 3705
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 40 81
Average hourly rate £23.00 £21.75 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.74% -47.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £92.50 £53.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Risk Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Risk Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Risk Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Risk Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Risk Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Analysis across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Risk Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Risk Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Risk Analysis across the City of London region.

Risk Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Risk Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 7 (43.75%) Finance
1 7 (43.75%) Banking
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) ISEB
3 4 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 4 (25.00%) Degree
3 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 2 (12.50%) C#
5 2 (12.50%) C++
5 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) MS Project
5 2 (12.50%) STL
5 2 (12.50%) XML
5 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 2 (12.50%) Validation
5 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 2 (12.50%) Fixed Income
5 2 (12.50%) Grid Computing
5 2 (12.50%) Information Security
5 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 2 (12.50%) Waterfall

Risk Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (12.50%) MS Project
1 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (6.25%) RMDS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) OLTP
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
1 7 (43.75%) Banking
2 4 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Test Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Programme Manager
3 2 (12.50%) C++ Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Programme Test Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Information Risk Manager
4 1 (6.25%) PMO Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Project Officer
4 1 (6.25%) Security Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security Risk Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Security Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) C++ Quantitative Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Project Support Officer
4 1 (6.25%) Quantitative Developer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) STL
1 2 (12.50%) XML
1 2 (12.50%) WPF
1 2 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (6.25%) WCF
2 1 (6.25%) Reactive Extensions
2 1 (6.25%) XSLT
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Fixed Income
2 2 (12.50%) Grid Computing
2 2 (12.50%) Derivative
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Market Risk
3 1 (6.25%) RMADS
3 1 (6.25%) BYOD
3 1 (6.25%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Debian
1 1 (6.25%) UNIX
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Solaris
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
3 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 2 (12.50%) Validation
3 2 (12.50%) TDD
3 2 (12.50%) Information Security
3 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Information Assurance
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.25%) Information Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Logistics
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Earned Value Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Governance
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C#
1 2 (12.50%) C++
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) XPath
2 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) ISEB
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) CISSP
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (6.25%) CISA
3 1 (6.25%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.25%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Qualys
3 1 (6.25%) Rapid7
3 1 (6.25%) ION Trading
3 1 (6.25%) Siebel
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (6.25%) TIBCO
3 1 (6.25%) Sybase