The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Assessment skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Assessment
Rank 120 128 121
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 7 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.29% 0.039% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.051% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 5
Average daily rate £600 - £405
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 - £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £47.00 £33.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £31.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+49.20% +162.50%
Risk Assessment
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1875 1948 1754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 78.68% 76.12% 72.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1138 1189 980
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 140 150
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Risk Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Risk Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Risk Assessment
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Risk Assessment across the East of England region.

Risk Assessment Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Risk Assessment
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Assessment across the East of England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Risk Assessment Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Risk Assessment
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Risk Assessment across the East of England region.

Risk Assessment Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Risk Assessment
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Assessment within the East of England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +8 2 - - 1
Norfolk - 2 £600 -
Essex - 2 £375 - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £625 - 1
Risk Assessment
England

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 6 (54.55%) Information Security
2 5 (45.45%) CISSP
3 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) CISA
3 4 (36.36%) CISM
3 4 (36.36%) Cryptography
3 4 (36.36%) Time Management
4 3 (27.27%) PKI
4 3 (27.27%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) Middleware
4 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (27.27%) Public Cloud
4 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 3 (27.27%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 2 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
5 2 (18.18%) Legal
5 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
5 2 (18.18%) Validation
5 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (18.18%) Network Security
5 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
6 1 (9.09%) Metasploit
6 1 (9.09%) NGA Human Resources
6 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
6 1 (9.09%) ResourceLink

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) Network Security
3 1 (9.09%) Intranet
3 1 (9.09%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Legal
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 2 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (9.09%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) Security Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) IT Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) IT Risk Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) IT Security Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Risk Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Cloud Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Validation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Programme Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Security Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Security Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Security Operations Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Security Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Cryptography
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) PKI
2 3 (27.27%) Public Cloud
3 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Information Security
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) Time Management
3 3 (27.27%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 2 (18.18%) Validation
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (9.09%) Information Security Governance
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
5 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Security Operations
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Threat Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) CISSP
2 4 (36.36%) CISA
2 4 (36.36%) CISM
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) CEH
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) CRISC
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (9.09%) RHCE
3 1 (9.09%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
2 1 (9.09%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Nessus
1 1 (9.09%) QRadar
1 1 (9.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) ArcSight
1 1 (9.09%) Cognos
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) NGA Human Resources
1 1 (9.09%) Northgate
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
1 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
1 1 (9.09%) Symantec