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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Analysis
Rank 144 183 184
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +1
Contract jobs citing Risk Analysis 6 9 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.18% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.22% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 19
Average daily rate £405 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £369 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £510 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £444 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.85% +18.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.27 - £36.00
Risk Analysis
London

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
2644 4145 4733
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.02% 80.94% 79.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2095 3226 3431
Average daily rate £488 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 36 51
Average hourly rate £24.00 £23.10 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.91% -15.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £45.50 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016, 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 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 10 (50.00%) Banking
3 8 (40.00%) SQL
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (30.00%) Unix
5 5 (25.00%) Windows
5 5 (25.00%) Oracle
5 5 (25.00%) C#
5 5 (25.00%) .NET
5 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (25.00%) Investment Banking
5 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
6 4 (20.00%) Project Management
6 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (15.00%) Linux
7 3 (15.00%) MySQL
7 3 (15.00%) VBA
7 3 (15.00%) Sybase
7 3 (15.00%) Degree
7 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (10.00%) Cyber-Ark
8 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
8 2 (10.00%) SDLC
8 2 (10.00%) WPF
8 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (10.00%) TDD
8 2 (10.00%) Market Risk
8 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (10.00%) Risk Management

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) ArcGIS
1 1 (5.00%) IIS
1 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
3 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) ACBS
1 1 (5.00%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Broadband
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (15.00%) MySQL
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.00%) GIS
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 10 (50.00%) Banking
3 5 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Advertising
4 1 (5.00%) Front Office
4 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) DBA
3 3 (15.00%) Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (15.00%) Sybase DBA
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Excel Developer
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Credit Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Information Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Junior C# Developer
5 1 (5.00%) SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) Web Services
2 2 (10.00%) WPF
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.00%) WCF
3 1 (5.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Market Risk
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (5.00%) Derivative
2 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.00%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (5.00%) Pricing Data
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Unix
2 5 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (15.00%) Linux
4 1 (5.00%) AIX
4 1 (5.00%) VMS
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (10.00%) SDLC
3 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (5.00%) Analytics
4 1 (5.00%) Change Control
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.00%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (5.00%) Numerical Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) SIEM
4 1 (5.00%) Time Management
4 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (15.00%) VBA
4 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.00%) Java
5 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.00%) VBScript
5 1 (5.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) CISM
2 2 (10.00%) CISSP
2 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) CCNP
3 1 (5.00%) CCNP Voice
3 1 (5.00%) CCVP
3 1 (5.00%) CISA
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) CLAS
3 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) BladeLogic
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Sybase
3 2 (10.00%) Cyber-Ark
3 2 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) ESRI
4 1 (5.00%) Intel Security
4 1 (5.00%) Murex
4 1 (5.00%) Remedy
4 1 (5.00%) SAP