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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Assessment
Rank 174 183 172
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 19 29 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.47% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.61% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 23 20
Average daily rate
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£475 £488 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £365 £399
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £595 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £433 £373
% change year-on-year
-2.89% +16.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £10.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+245.00% -65.51%
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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
4267 4781 4727
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.46% 77.24% 76.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3338 3539 3582
Average daily rate £470 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 44 54
Average hourly rate £24.23 £22.25 £93.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.89% -76.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £94.75 £47.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Risk Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Risk Assessment across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Risk Assessment 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 Assessment.

1 14 (38.89%) Finance
2 10 (27.78%) Project Management
3 9 (25.00%) CISSP
3 9 (25.00%) CISA
3 9 (25.00%) CISM
4 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (22.22%) Information Security
5 6 (16.67%) ITIL
5 6 (16.67%) Wealth Management
6 5 (13.89%) Use Case
6 5 (13.89%) QA
6 5 (13.89%) UML
6 5 (13.89%) MS Visio
7 4 (11.11%) Rational Rose
7 4 (11.11%) BPMN
7 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (8.33%) Investment Management
8 3 (8.33%) Change Control
8 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (8.33%) Banking
8 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
8 3 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (8.33%) Windows
8 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
8 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
8 3 (8.33%) Back Office
8 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
8 3 (8.33%) RUP

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Risk Assessment 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 Assessment. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) IIS
1 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.78%) MS Project
2 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) VPN
1 1 (2.78%) SSL
1 1 (2.78%) Firewall
1 1 (2.78%) Wireless
1 1 (2.78%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (2.78%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Rational Rose
General
1 14 (38.89%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Banking
2 3 (8.33%) Back Office
3 2 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (5.56%) Front Office
4 1 (2.78%) Automotive
4 1 (2.78%) Legal
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Project Manager
3 6 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Risk Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) IT Risk Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Architect
6 3 (8.33%) AWS Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Security Specialist
6 3 (8.33%) Security Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Information Security Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Change Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Change Project Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Information Specialist
8 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) HTML
1 1 (2.78%) Middleware
1 1 (2.78%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Life Science
1 2 (5.56%) Pharmacovigilance
1 2 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) PMI
2 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.78%) Economics
2 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.78%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Project Management
2 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (22.22%) Information Security
3 6 (16.67%) ITIL
3 6 (16.67%) Wealth Management
4 5 (13.89%) Use Case
4 5 (13.89%) UML
5 4 (11.11%) BPMN
5 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (8.33%) Investment Management
6 3 (8.33%) Change Control
6 3 (8.33%) RUP
6 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) Java
1 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) CISA
1 9 (25.00%) CISM
1 9 (25.00%) CISSP
2 2 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) IIBA
3 1 (2.78%) CRISC
3 1 (2.78%) GPEN
3 1 (2.78%) GIAC
3 1 (2.78%) GSEC
3 1 (2.78%) CEH
3 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.78%) SSCP
3 1 (2.78%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) COBIT
2 2 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (2.78%) SLA
3 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle
1 1 (2.78%) Cisco
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.78%) Juniper
1 1 (2.78%) BEA
1 1 (2.78%) Google
1 1 (2.78%) F5
1 1 (2.78%) Tableau
1 1 (2.78%) MobileIron