The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Analysis over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Analysis
Rank 502 474 495
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +21
Contract jobs citing Risk Analysis 122 149 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.28% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.35% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 108 94
Median daily rate £400 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £670 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £405 £354
% change year-on-year
-13.51% +14.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Median hourly rate £53.00 £108.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.26% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.00 £108.75 -
% change year-on-year
-51.26% -
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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 England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41317 42757 40955
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.43% 81.22% 77.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 27580 28391 26049
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1057 1189 1143
Median hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% +38.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.23 £47.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

Risk Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Risk Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in England

Risk Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Risk Analysis Daily Rate Trend in England

Risk Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Analysis across the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Risk Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in England

Risk Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Risk Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in England

Risk Analysis
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Analysis across the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Risk Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Risk Analysis
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Analysis within the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -11 47 £438 -16.66% 7
West Midlands -11 26 £400 - 3
South West +17 13 £350 -26.31% 1
South East +10 11 £425 +0.59% 4
North East -18 10 £313 +3.30% 1
North West +1 6 £550 +46.73% 2
East of England +2 5 £513 +7.89% 5
Yorkshire +14 3 £425 -15.00% 3
East Midlands -10 1 £325 -25.71% 1
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Risk Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Analysis 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 England region with a requirement for Risk Analysis.

1 83 (34.87%) Finance
2 64 (26.89%) Project Management
3 58 (24.37%) Security Cleared
4 53 (22.27%) Risk Management
5 51 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 42 (17.65%) SC Cleared
7 41 (17.23%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (16.39%) Test Strategy
9 37 (15.55%) Microsoft
10 31 (13.03%) Banking
10 31 (13.03%) Information Security
10 31 (13.03%) Test Automation
10 31 (13.03%) Test Scripting
10 31 (13.03%) Analytical Skills
11 30 (12.61%) Mentoring
12 29 (12.18%) MS Excel
12 29 (12.18%) ITIL
13 26 (10.92%) Degree
13 26 (10.92%) Automated Testing
13 26 (10.92%) Knowledge Management
14 25 (10.50%) Management Information System
15 24 (10.08%) PRINCE2
16 23 (9.66%) Migration
16 23 (9.66%) Waterfall
17 21 (8.82%) Change Management
18 19 (7.98%) Primavera
19 18 (7.56%) C
19 18 (7.56%) SQL
20 17 (7.14%) Oracle
20 17 (7.14%) SQL Server

Risk Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 9 (3.78%) SAS
2 8 (3.36%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.84%) IBM Notes
3 2 (0.84%) MQSeries
3 2 (0.84%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.42%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.42%) Confluence
4 1 (0.42%) IIS
4 1 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 29 (12.18%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.46%) MS Office
3 11 (4.62%) MS Project
4 10 (4.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (4.20%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.26%) SPSS
6 1 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (7.98%) Primavera
2 3 (1.26%) SAP ERP
2 3 (1.26%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.84%) OpenText MBPM
3 2 (0.84%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.36%) VPN
2 5 (2.10%) Network Security
3 3 (1.26%) Internet
4 2 (0.84%) BGP
4 2 (0.84%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (0.84%) MPLS
4 2 (0.84%) SAN
4 2 (0.84%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.42%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.42%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (0.42%) DWDM
5 1 (0.42%) Firewall
5 1 (0.42%) LAN
5 1 (0.42%) SDH
5 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.42%) VLAN
5 1 (0.42%) WAN
5 1 (0.42%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.88%) Data Mining
3 13 (5.46%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (3.78%) Big Data
5 6 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.68%) Base SAS
7 4 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.84%) GIS
9 2 (0.84%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.42%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.42%) EDRMS
10 1 (0.42%) MS Access
10 1 (0.42%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.42%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.42%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (2.10%) Cucumber
2 4 (1.68%) HP UFT
2 4 (1.68%) Selenium
3 2 (0.84%) JIRA
3 2 (0.84%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.84%) Subversion
4 1 (0.42%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (0.42%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.42%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.42%) JMeter
4 1 (0.42%) JSUnit
4 1 (0.42%) JUnit
4 1 (0.42%) PHPUnit
General
1 83 (34.87%) Finance
2 31 (13.03%) Banking
3 16 (6.72%) Retail
4 6 (2.52%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.10%) Legal
5 5 (2.10%) Marketing
5 5 (2.10%) Publishing
5 5 (2.10%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.68%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.68%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.68%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.26%) Back Office
7 3 (1.26%) Games
8 2 (0.84%) Advertising
8 2 (0.84%) Front Office
8 2 (0.84%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.84%) Wholesale Banking
9 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.42%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.42%) German Language
Job Titles
1 56 (23.53%) Analyst
2 30 (12.61%) Project Manager
3 24 (10.08%) Architect
4 17 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 14 (5.88%) Consultant
5 14 (5.88%) Project Planner
5 14 (5.88%) Risk Analyst
6 12 (5.04%) Senior Manager
6 12 (5.04%) Tester
7 11 (4.62%) Risk Manager
7 11 (4.62%) Test Manager
8 10 (4.20%) Senior Project Manager
8 10 (4.20%) Service Analyst
9 8 (3.36%) Developer
9 8 (3.36%) Disaster Recovery Manager
9 8 (3.36%) Disaster Recovery Project Manager
9 8 (3.36%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (3.36%) Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (3.36%) Test Analyst
9 8 (3.36%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.68%) .NET
2 3 (1.26%) AngularJS
2 3 (1.26%) HTML
2 3 (1.26%) HTML5
2 3 (1.26%) React
3 2 (0.84%) JSON
3 2 (0.84%) Middleware
3 2 (0.84%) RequireJS
3 2 (0.84%) SAML
3 2 (0.84%) SAP PI
3 2 (0.84%) Underscore.js
4 1 (0.42%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.42%) Backbone.js
4 1 (0.42%) CSS
4 1 (0.42%) CSS3
4 1 (0.42%) Node.js
4 1 (0.42%) RESTful
4 1 (0.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.42%) Web Services
4 1 (0.42%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (13.03%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (10.50%) Management Information System
3 14 (5.88%) Virtual Team
4 9 (3.78%) Data Centre
5 8 (3.36%) CESG
6 7 (2.94%) Credit Risk
6 7 (2.94%) Mathematics
6 7 (2.94%) User Experience
7 6 (2.52%) CESG CLAS
7 6 (2.52%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (2.52%) EPoS
8 4 (1.68%) Economics
8 4 (1.68%) Statistics
8 4 (1.68%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.26%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.26%) Market Risk
9 3 (1.26%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.26%) PKI
9 3 (1.26%) PMI
9 3 (1.26%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.14%) Windows
2 13 (5.46%) Linux
3 9 (3.78%) Unix
4 4 (1.68%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.26%) AIX
5 3 (1.26%) VME
6 2 (0.84%) Android
6 2 (0.84%) Solaris
6 2 (0.84%) SUSE
6 2 (0.84%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.42%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (26.89%) Project Management
2 53 (22.27%) Risk Management
3 51 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (17.23%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (16.39%) Test Strategy
6 31 (13.03%) Information Security
6 31 (13.03%) Test Automation
6 31 (13.03%) Test Scripting
7 30 (12.61%) Mentoring
8 29 (12.18%) ITIL
9 26 (10.92%) Automated Testing
9 26 (10.92%) Knowledge Management
10 24 (10.08%) PRINCE2
11 23 (9.66%) Migration
11 23 (9.66%) Waterfall
12 21 (8.82%) Change Management
13 17 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
13 17 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
14 16 (6.72%) Scrum
14 16 (6.72%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 18 (7.56%) C
1 18 (7.56%) SQL
2 8 (3.36%) Perl
3 6 (2.52%) Python
4 5 (2.10%) C#
4 5 (2.10%) Java
4 5 (2.10%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.10%) MATLAB
4 5 (2.10%) R
4 5 (2.10%) T-SQL
5 4 (1.68%) SAS Macro
5 4 (1.68%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.26%) C++
6 3 (1.26%) VB
6 3 (1.26%) VBA
7 2 (0.84%) COBOL
7 2 (0.84%) Korn
7 2 (0.84%) PHP
7 2 (0.84%) Ruby
7 2 (0.84%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 58 (24.37%) Security Cleared
2 42 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 26 (10.92%) Degree
4 13 (5.46%) CISSP
5 10 (4.20%) BPSS Clearance
5 10 (4.20%) DV Cleared
6 8 (3.36%) CRISC
7 7 (2.94%) ISEB
8 6 (2.52%) CLAS
8 6 (2.52%) PMI Certification
9 5 (2.10%) CGEIT
9 5 (2.10%) PMP
10 4 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (1.68%) CISM
10 4 (1.68%) ISTQB
10 4 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.26%) CCNP
11 3 (1.26%) ISSAP
11 3 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (5.88%) QA
2 14 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 11 (4.62%) COBIT
4 9 (3.78%) PCI DSS
5 6 (2.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 4 (1.68%) Data Quality
6 4 (1.68%) GxP
7 3 (1.26%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 3 (1.26%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.84%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.84%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.84%) ISO22301
8 2 (0.84%) SLA
9 1 (0.42%) Basel III
9 1 (0.42%) COSO
9 1 (0.42%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.42%) EMIR
9 1 (0.42%) ISAE 3402
9 1 (0.42%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (2.52%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.68%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.84%) Snort
4 2 (0.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (0.84%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.42%) Docker
5 1 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (2.10%) RSA Archer
2 3 (1.26%) Puppet
3 2 (0.84%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (0.84%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (0.84%) SCCM
3 2 (0.84%) SCOM
4 1 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 37 (15.55%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.14%) HP
2 17 (7.14%) Oracle
3 11 (4.62%) SAP
4 5 (2.10%) Cisco
5 3 (1.26%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.26%) TOWER Software
5 3 (1.26%) VMware
6 2 (0.84%) Apple
6 2 (0.84%) EMC
6 2 (0.84%) ICL
6 2 (0.84%) Lotus
6 2 (0.84%) Nintex
6 2 (0.84%) Sun
6 2 (0.84%) Sybase
6 2 (0.84%) Veritas
7 1 (0.42%) CA
7 1 (0.42%) Citrix
7 1 (0.42%) Red Box
7 1 (0.42%) Siebel