The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Assessment skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Assessment
Rank 162 183 177
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -6
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 13 25 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.38% 0.46% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.56% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 23 21
Median daily rate £600 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £324 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £570 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.50 -
Risk Assessment
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
2990 4471 4717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 86.39% 82.20% 79.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2401 3529 3501
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 42 47
Median hourly rate £17.25 £21.63 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.23% -1.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.01 £40.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Risk Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Risk Assessment as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Risk Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Risk Assessment
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 Assessment across the City of London region.

Risk Assessment Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Risk Assessment
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Assessment across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Risk Assessment Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Risk Assessment
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 Assessment across the City of London region.

Risk Assessment Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Assessment 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 City of London region with a requirement for Risk Assessment.

1 16 (66.67%) Finance
2 11 (45.83%) Information Security
2 11 (45.83%) CISSP
2 11 (45.83%) CISM
3 9 (37.50%) CISA
4 8 (33.33%) Project Management
5 6 (25.00%) Banking
5 6 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (20.83%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (20.83%) Investment Banking
6 5 (20.83%) Risk Management
7 4 (16.67%) MS Visio
7 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 4 (16.67%) Firewall
7 4 (16.67%) Cryptography
7 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (16.67%) CRISC
7 4 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
8 3 (12.50%) Internal Audit
8 3 (12.50%) Contingency Planning
8 3 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 3 (12.50%) KDB
8 3 (12.50%) COBIT
8 3 (12.50%) ION Trading
8 3 (12.50%) Cognos
8 3 (12.50%) Quality Management
8 3 (12.50%) Information Security Management
8 3 (12.50%) Security Management
8 3 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (8.33%) SharePoint

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 2 (8.33%) MS Office
3 2 (8.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.17%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) KDB
General
1 16 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Banking
3 5 (20.83%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Back Office
4 1 (4.17%) Front Office
4 1 (4.17%) Legal
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) IT Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) IT Risk Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) Risk Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Security Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Risk Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Risk Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Security Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Security Architect
4 3 (12.50%) SOC Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Application Security Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Cloud Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Risk Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Security Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Security Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Middleware
1 2 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (16.67%) Cryptography
2 2 (8.33%) Fixed Income
2 2 (8.33%) PKI
2 2 (8.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.17%) CESG
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Economics
3 1 (4.17%) NHS
3 1 (4.17%) PlayStation
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Information Security
2 8 (33.33%) Project Management
3 5 (20.83%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (20.83%) Risk Management
4 4 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (12.50%) Contingency Planning
5 3 (12.50%) Information Security Management
5 3 (12.50%) Internal Audit
5 3 (12.50%) Quality Management
5 3 (12.50%) Security Management
5 3 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 2 (8.33%) BCP
6 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
6 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (8.33%) ITIL
6 2 (8.33%) Migration
6 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.33%) Secure Coding
6 2 (8.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) CISM
1 11 (45.83%) CISSP
2 9 (37.50%) CISA
3 4 (16.67%) CRISC
4 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) COBIT
1 3 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (8.33%) Basel III
2 2 (8.33%) QA
3 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.17%) ISO27002
3 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Cognos
1 3 (12.50%) ION Trading
2 2 (8.33%) Yolus
3 1 (4.17%) Calypso
3 1 (4.17%) Murex
3 1 (4.17%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) Sony