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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Management
Rank 62 56 51
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 167 191 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.10% 3.24% 3.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 4.19% 4.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 154 196
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £643 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £390
% change year-on-year
- +8.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £14.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £21.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+97.64% +21.42%
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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
4333 4563 5651
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 80.42% 77.35% 77.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3440 3384 4203
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 40 71
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.80 £36.50 £58.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £25.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+26.29% -15.57%

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015, 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.

1 174 (54.72%) Finance
2 114 (35.85%) Banking
3 75 (23.58%) SQL
4 60 (18.87%) Front Office
4 60 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (18.87%) Investment Banking
5 56 (17.61%) Project Management
5 56 (17.61%) Java
6 54 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
7 53 (16.67%) C#
8 51 (16.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 46 (14.47%) Derivative
10 45 (14.15%) Oracle
11 42 (13.21%) Equities
12 40 (12.58%) Microsoft
12 40 (12.58%) SDLC
13 39 (12.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 38 (11.95%) Multithreading
15 37 (11.64%) Business Analysis
16 35 (11.01%) Market Risk
17 34 (10.69%) SQL Server
17 34 (10.69%) C++
18 32 (10.06%) Windows
19 31 (9.75%) Degree
20 28 (8.81%) PRINCE2
20 28 (8.81%) .NET
20 28 (8.81%) Information Security
21 25 (7.86%) Relational Database
22 24 (7.55%) VBA
22 24 (7.55%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 6 (1.89%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.57%) IIS
3 4 (1.26%) SAS
4 3 (0.94%) Confluence
5 2 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (0.63%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.31%) Lync
6 1 (0.31%) Node.js
6 1 (0.31%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.31%) CMS
6 1 (0.31%) LiveLink
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.31%) Documentum
Applications
1 19 (5.97%) MS Office
1 19 (5.97%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.35%) MS Project
3 16 (5.03%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.31%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (0.94%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (0.94%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.31%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (0.31%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.31%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.63%) PaaS
2 1 (0.31%) Force.com
2 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.57%) LAN
1 5 (1.57%) Firewall
1 5 (1.57%) Network Security
2 4 (1.26%) NAS
2 4 (1.26%) WAN
2 4 (1.26%) SAN
3 2 (0.63%) VoIP
3 2 (0.63%) MPLS
3 2 (0.63%) DPNSS
3 2 (0.63%) PBX
3 2 (0.63%) LDAP
3 2 (0.63%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.63%) iSCSI
3 2 (0.63%) PCoIP
3 2 (0.63%) QSIG
3 2 (0.63%) VLAN
3 2 (0.63%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.31%) H.323
4 1 (0.31%) IPsec
4 1 (0.31%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (10.69%) SQL Server
2 25 (7.86%) Relational Database
3 20 (6.29%) RDBMS
4 11 (3.46%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (2.52%) Oracle Database
6 6 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.26%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (1.26%) Big Data
8 4 (1.26%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.26%) Apache Hive
8 4 (1.26%) Impala
9 3 (0.94%) MS Access
10 2 (0.63%) DB2
10 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.63%) Base SAS
10 2 (0.63%) Spotfire
10 2 (0.63%) QlikView
10 2 (0.63%) HBase
Development Applications
1 11 (3.46%) JIRA
2 3 (0.94%) Maven
3 2 (0.63%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.63%) VisualAge
3 2 (0.63%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 2 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.31%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.31%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.31%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.31%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.31%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.31%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.31%) JUnit
4 1 (0.31%) Selenium
4 1 (0.31%) jMock
General
1 174 (54.72%) Finance
2 114 (35.85%) Banking
3 60 (18.87%) Investment Banking
3 60 (18.87%) Front Office
4 13 (4.09%) Back Office
4 13 (4.09%) Financial Institution
5 9 (2.83%) Legal
6 7 (2.20%) Retail
6 7 (2.20%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.26%) Marketing
7 4 (1.26%) Billing
7 4 (1.26%) Wholesale Banking
7 4 (1.26%) Retail Banking
8 3 (0.94%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.63%) German Language
10 1 (0.31%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.31%) Electronics
10 1 (0.31%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 88 (27.67%) Analyst
2 70 (22.01%) Developer
3 48 (15.09%) Business Analyst
4 39 (12.26%) Project Manager
5 22 (6.92%) C++ Developer
6 18 (5.66%) Architect
7 16 (5.03%) Analyst Programmer
7 16 (5.03%) Programmer
7 16 (5.03%) Java Analyst Programmer
7 16 (5.03%) Java Programmer
8 15 (4.72%) Senior Developer
9 13 (4.09%) Risk Manager
10 12 (3.77%) Data Analyst
11 11 (3.46%) Java Developer
11 11 (3.46%) Risk Analyst
12 10 (3.14%) C# Developer
13 9 (2.83%) Solutions Architect
13 9 (2.83%) Programme Manager
13 9 (2.83%) Consultant
14 7 (2.20%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (8.81%) .NET
2 14 (4.40%) XML
3 12 (3.77%) WPF
4 11 (3.46%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 11 (3.46%) STL
5 8 (2.52%) HTML
5 8 (2.52%) ASP.NET
6 6 (1.89%) Web Services
6 6 (1.89%) WCF
6 6 (1.89%) Middleware
7 5 (1.57%) HTML5
7 5 (1.57%) REST
8 4 (1.26%) Hibernate
8 4 (1.26%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.94%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
9 3 (0.94%) JSON
9 3 (0.94%) WinForms
9 3 (0.94%) Spring
9 3 (0.94%) XSLT
9 3 (0.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 54 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (14.47%) Derivative
3 42 (13.21%) Equities
4 39 (12.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 35 (11.01%) Market Risk
6 23 (7.23%) Credit Risk
7 22 (6.92%) Management Information System
7 22 (6.92%) Fixed Income
8 13 (4.09%) Credit Derivative
9 11 (3.46%) Computer Science
10 8 (2.52%) Equity Derivative
11 7 (2.20%) Contract for Difference
12 6 (1.89%) Replication
12 6 (1.89%) N-Tier
12 6 (1.89%) PMI
12 6 (1.89%) Data Centre
13 5 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (1.57%) Hedge funds
13 5 (1.57%) NHS
14 4 (1.26%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 32 (10.06%) Windows
2 21 (6.60%) Linux
3 16 (5.03%) UNIX
4 8 (2.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (1.89%) Solaris
5 6 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.94%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.94%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.63%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.63%) CentOS
9 1 (0.31%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (17.61%) Project Management
3 51 (16.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 40 (12.58%) SDLC
5 38 (11.95%) Multithreading
6 37 (11.64%) Business Analysis
7 28 (8.81%) Information Security
7 28 (8.81%) PRINCE2
8 24 (7.55%) ITIL
9 20 (6.29%) Change Management
10 19 (5.97%) Change Control
11 18 (5.66%) Low Latency
12 17 (5.35%) Electronic Trading
12 17 (5.35%) OO
13 14 (4.40%) Service Management
14 13 (4.09%) Incident Management
14 13 (4.09%) User Acceptance Testing
14 13 (4.09%) Analytics
15 12 (3.77%) Migration
15 12 (3.77%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 75 (23.58%) SQL
2 56 (17.61%) Java
3 53 (16.67%) C#
4 34 (10.69%) C++
5 24 (7.55%) VBA
6 13 (4.09%) Python
7 6 (1.89%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.57%) T-SQL
8 5 (1.57%) Scala
9 4 (1.26%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.26%) Perl
10 3 (0.94%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.63%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.63%) R
11 2 (0.63%) XPath
11 2 (0.63%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.63%) C
12 1 (0.31%) XAML
12 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.31%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 31 (9.75%) Degree
2 17 (5.35%) Security Cleared
3 13 (4.09%) SC Cleared
4 12 (3.77%) CISSP
5 11 (3.46%) PMI Certification
6 7 (2.20%) CISA
7 6 (1.89%) CISM
8 5 (1.57%) PMP
9 4 (1.26%) CISMP
10 3 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.63%) MCSE
11 2 (0.63%) RHCE
11 2 (0.63%) CCNA
11 2 (0.63%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (0.63%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.63%) CRISC
11 2 (0.63%) CEH
12 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.31%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.72%) QA
2 8 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.20%) COBIT
4 6 (1.89%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (1.57%) Solvency II
6 4 (1.26%) Data Quality
6 4 (1.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.94%) P3O
7 3 (0.94%) Basel III
8 2 (0.63%) EMIR
8 2 (0.63%) Basel II
8 2 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 2 (0.63%) MiFID
8 2 (0.63%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (1.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.26%) Apache Flume
2 4 (1.26%) HDFS
3 2 (0.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.63%) Terminal Services
3 2 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.31%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.26%) Control-M
2 3 (0.94%) SCOM
2 3 (0.94%) Oozie
3 2 (0.63%) ZABBIX
3 2 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.63%) Puppet
4 1 (0.31%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 45 (14.15%) Oracle
2 40 (12.58%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.20%) IBM
3 7 (2.20%) Sybase
4 5 (1.57%) SAP
4 5 (1.57%) Veritas
5 4 (1.26%) Murex
5 4 (1.26%) Cisco
5 4 (1.26%) VMware
5 4 (1.26%) Reuters
6 3 (0.94%) Sun
6 3 (0.94%) Cognos
6 3 (0.94%) Citrix
6 3 (0.94%) Informatica
7 2 (0.63%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (0.63%) CheckPoint
7 2 (0.63%) Avaya
7 2 (0.63%) Dell
7 2 (0.63%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.31%) Capita
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