The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Management
Rank 70 51 56
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +5
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 157 225 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.78% 3.31% 3.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.57% 4.29% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 168 152
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £379 £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £412
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £32.00 £49.01
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -15.49%
Risk Management
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
4402 5249 4652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.02% 77.21% 75.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3470 3862 3529
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 57 88
Average hourly rate £18.50 £23.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.27% -32.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £52.82 £107.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Risk Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Risk Management Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Risk Management
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 Management across the City of London region.

Risk Management Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Risk Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Management across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Risk Management Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Risk Management
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 Management across the City of London region.

Risk Management Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Risk Management 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 Management.

1 127 (36.60%) Finance
2 101 (29.11%) Banking
3 67 (19.31%) Front Office
4 63 (18.16%) Project Management
4 63 (18.16%) Investment Banking
5 60 (17.29%) Agile Software Development
6 57 (16.43%) Information Security
7 55 (15.85%) SQL
8 52 (14.99%) Java
9 47 (13.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 42 (12.10%) Analytical Skills
11 41 (11.82%) UNIX
12 39 (11.24%) Windows
12 39 (11.24%) CISSP
12 39 (11.24%) Degree
13 38 (10.95%) Derivative
14 37 (10.66%) Market Risk
15 36 (10.37%) Business Analysis
16 34 (9.80%) Linux
17 33 (9.51%) Oracle
17 33 (9.51%) Stakeholder Management
18 27 (7.78%) Legal
19 26 (7.49%) Data Modelling
20 25 (7.20%) MS Excel
21 24 (6.92%) PRINCE2
21 24 (6.92%) CISM
21 24 (6.92%) Firewall
22 23 (6.63%) C++
22 23 (6.63%) Credit Risk
23 22 (6.34%) Asset Management

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Risk Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (2.02%) IIS
1 7 (2.02%) WebSphere
2 6 (1.73%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (0.58%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (0.58%) TIBCO EMS
3 2 (0.58%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.58%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.29%) SAS
4 1 (0.29%) Apache
4 1 (0.29%) JBoss
4 1 (0.29%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.29%) CMS
4 1 (0.29%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 25 (7.20%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.48%) MS Office
3 15 (4.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (2.88%) MS Visio
5 7 (2.02%) MS Project
6 3 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.44%) Markit EDM
2 4 (1.15%) Sentinel
3 3 (0.86%) Summit
4 2 (0.58%) RMDS
4 2 (0.58%) Murex MxG2000
5 1 (0.29%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.29%) Endur
5 1 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.29%) HFM
5 1 (0.29%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.29%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.29%) SAP FI-CA
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.29%) Cordys
5 1 (0.29%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.29%) SAP FSCM
5 1 (0.29%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.29%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.29%) Office 365
1 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.92%) Firewall
2 14 (4.03%) TCP/IP
3 11 (3.17%) Network Security
4 10 (2.88%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (2.02%) DHCP
5 7 (2.02%) DNS
6 5 (1.44%) Internet
6 5 (1.44%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (1.15%) LDAP
7 4 (1.15%) LAN
7 4 (1.15%) WAN
8 3 (0.86%) SAN
8 3 (0.86%) NetScaler
9 2 (0.58%) IMAP
9 2 (0.58%) Wireless
9 2 (0.58%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.58%) SNMP
10 1 (0.29%) VPN
10 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.90%) Big Data
2 15 (4.32%) SQL Server
3 14 (4.03%) Oracle Database
4 11 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (3.17%) Hadoop
5 7 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (2.02%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.02%) MongoDB
6 6 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (1.73%) QlikView
6 6 (1.73%) Data Mining
7 4 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (1.15%) KDB
7 4 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.86%) Data Mart
8 3 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.86%) Redis
9 2 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.58%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (3.46%) JUnit
2 9 (2.59%) Maven
3 8 (2.31%) TeamCity
4 7 (2.02%) CruiseControl
4 7 (2.02%) Mockito
5 4 (1.15%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.86%) jMock
7 2 (0.58%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.58%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.58%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.58%) JIRA
8 1 (0.29%) PowerBuilder
8 1 (0.29%) ProC
8 1 (0.29%) Ant
8 1 (0.29%) Subversion
8 1 (0.29%) Lombardi
8 1 (0.29%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.29%) NSubstitute
8 1 (0.29%) Artifactory
General
1 127 (36.60%) Finance
2 101 (29.11%) Banking
3 67 (19.31%) Front Office
4 63 (18.16%) Investment Banking
5 27 (7.78%) Legal
6 13 (3.75%) Financial Institution
7 8 (2.31%) Law
8 7 (2.02%) Retail
9 5 (1.44%) Back Office
9 5 (1.44%) Advertising
9 5 (1.44%) Publishing
10 4 (1.15%) Marketing
11 3 (0.86%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.29%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.29%) French Language
Job Titles
1 94 (27.09%) Analyst
2 67 (19.31%) Developer
3 51 (14.70%) Project Manager
3 51 (14.70%) Business Analyst
4 22 (6.34%) Java Developer
5 20 (5.76%) Security Analyst
6 19 (5.48%) Risk Analyst
7 18 (5.19%) Consultant
8 17 (4.90%) Information Analyst
8 17 (4.90%) Security Manager
9 16 (4.61%) Information Security Analyst
10 12 (3.46%) Security Consultant
10 12 (3.46%) Architect
10 12 (3.46%) Senior Analyst
11 11 (3.17%) C++ Developer
11 11 (3.17%) Programme Manager
12 9 (2.59%) Security Project Manager
12 9 (2.59%) IT Business Analyst
12 9 (2.59%) Senior Information Analyst
13 8 (2.31%) Senior Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.61%) Web Services
2 14 (4.03%) XML
3 13 (3.75%) Spring
4 12 (3.46%) .NET
4 12 (3.46%) HTML
5 11 (3.17%) J2EE
5 11 (3.17%) Hibernate
6 10 (2.88%) Middleware
7 8 (2.31%) HTML5
7 8 (2.31%) FIX Protocol
8 7 (2.02%) JDBC
8 7 (2.02%) Spring MVC
8 7 (2.02%) RESTful
9 5 (1.44%) JMS
10 4 (1.15%) WCF
10 4 (1.15%) ASP.NET
10 4 (1.15%) XSD
11 3 (0.86%) Swing
11 3 (0.86%) XSLT
11 3 (0.86%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (13.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 42 (12.10%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (10.95%) Derivative
4 37 (10.66%) Market Risk
5 23 (6.63%) Credit Risk
6 19 (5.48%) Management Information System
7 16 (4.61%) Fixed Income
8 14 (4.03%) Computer Science
9 10 (2.88%) Equities
10 7 (2.02%) Mathematics
11 6 (1.73%) Hedge funds
11 6 (1.73%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 6 (1.73%) CESG
12 5 (1.44%) Data Protection Act
13 4 (1.15%) SWIFT
13 4 (1.15%) RMADS
13 4 (1.15%) Physics
13 4 (1.15%) CESG CLAS
13 4 (1.15%) Freedom of Information
13 4 (1.15%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 41 (11.82%) UNIX
2 39 (11.24%) Windows
3 34 (9.80%) Linux
4 3 (0.86%) Solaris
5 2 (0.58%) Android
6 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (18.16%) Project Management
2 60 (17.29%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (16.43%) Information Security
4 36 (10.37%) Business Analysis
5 33 (9.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (7.49%) Data Modelling
7 24 (6.92%) PRINCE2
8 22 (6.34%) Asset Management
9 21 (6.05%) Service Management
9 21 (6.05%) Analytics
10 20 (5.76%) ITIL
11 19 (5.48%) User Acceptance Testing
11 19 (5.48%) Low Latency
12 18 (5.19%) Change Management
13 17 (4.90%) Project Planning
13 17 (4.90%) Change Control
14 16 (4.61%) Multithreading
14 16 (4.61%) Scrum
15 15 (4.32%) OO
15 15 (4.32%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 55 (15.85%) SQL
2 52 (14.99%) Java
3 23 (6.63%) C++
4 19 (5.48%) C#
5 12 (3.46%) Python
6 11 (3.17%) Perl
7 8 (2.31%) Scala
7 8 (2.31%) VBA
8 7 (2.02%) JavaScript
9 5 (1.44%) C
9 5 (1.44%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.86%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.86%) Groovy
11 2 (0.58%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.58%) Korn
11 2 (0.58%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.29%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 39 (11.24%) CISSP
1 39 (11.24%) Degree
2 24 (6.92%) CISM
3 16 (4.61%) Security Cleared
4 15 (4.32%) CISA
5 14 (4.03%) GIAC
6 11 (3.17%) SC Cleared
7 10 (2.88%) GCIA
8 9 (2.59%) Network+ Certification
9 7 (2.02%) CNA
9 7 (2.02%) Novell Certification
9 7 (2.02%) CRISC
10 4 (1.15%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.86%) MCSA
11 3 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.86%) APMP
12 2 (0.58%) CCEE
12 2 (0.58%) CEH
12 2 (0.58%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (4.32%) QA
3 9 (2.59%) SLA
4 5 (1.44%) COBIT
5 4 (1.15%) Solvency II
6 3 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.58%) EMIR
7 2 (0.58%) P3O
7 2 (0.58%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.58%) Basel II
7 2 (0.58%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.29%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.29%) Basel III
System Software
1 7 (2.02%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.86%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.58%) HDFS
4 2 (0.58%) XenApp
4 2 (0.58%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.29%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (2.02%) Control-M
2 5 (1.44%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.58%) Puppet
3 2 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.58%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (0.58%) SCCM
4 1 (0.29%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.29%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.29%) Nagios
4 1 (0.29%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 33 (9.51%) Oracle
2 14 (4.03%) Microsoft
3 11 (3.17%) Sybase
4 8 (2.31%) SAP
4 8 (2.31%) Cisco
5 6 (1.73%) CheckPoint
6 5 (1.44%) HP
6 5 (1.44%) Juniper
7 4 (1.15%) VMware
7 4 (1.15%) Murex
8 3 (0.86%) Sun
8 3 (0.86%) Reuters
8 3 (0.86%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.58%) 29West
9 2 (0.58%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.58%) Google
9 2 (0.58%) Altiris
9 2 (0.58%) MKS
9 2 (0.58%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.58%) Bloomberg
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £260 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £750.00 - £800.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £550 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £210.00 - £310.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £470 - £570 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: €500 - €800 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £301 per day + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago