The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Assessment 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 Assessment over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Assessment
Rank 428 447 391
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -56
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 184 169 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.36% 0.33% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.42% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 83 119
Median daily rate £475 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £420 £440
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Median hourly rate £67.50 £36.25 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.20% +262.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £67.50 £34.50 £10.00
% change year-on-year
+95.65% +245.00%
Risk Assessment
UK

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
41757 40716 39322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.71% 79.07% 77.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 27936 25809 24953
Median daily rate £445 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.58% +4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 923 1189 1163
Median hourly rate £32.00 £29.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.91 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Risk Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Risk Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in England

Risk Assessment
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Risk Assessment Daily Rate Trend in England

Risk Assessment
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Assessment across the England region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Risk Assessment Daily Rate Histogram in England

Risk Assessment
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Risk Assessment Hourly Rate Trend in England

Risk Assessment
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Assessment across the England region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Risk Assessment Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Risk Assessment
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 Assessment within the England region over the 3 months to 2 May 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 -31 71 £500 +11.11% 13
South East -13 46 £434 -0.85% 5
North West +5 18 £463 -15.90% 1
South West 0 13 £468 +24.66% 3
West Midlands -7 13 £425 +13.33% 5
Midlands - 10 £600 -
East of England +5 7 £625 - 3
East Midlands +3 6 £495 +10.00% 3
Yorkshire +6 3 - - 5
Risk Assessment
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Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Assessment 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 Assessment.

1 148 (37.56%) Information Security
2 145 (36.80%) Risk Management
3 113 (28.68%) Finance
4 109 (27.66%) CISSP
5 78 (19.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 72 (18.27%) CISM
7 67 (17.01%) Project Management
8 57 (14.47%) Security Cleared
9 55 (13.96%) Management Information System
10 53 (13.45%) Security Architecture
11 51 (12.94%) QA
12 42 (10.66%) Firewall
13 41 (10.41%) Stakeholder Management
14 39 (9.90%) Banking
15 38 (9.64%) CISA
16 34 (8.63%) Telecoms
17 33 (8.38%) Windows
18 32 (8.12%) Oracle
18 32 (8.12%) Agile Software Development
19 31 (7.87%) ITIL
19 31 (7.87%) SC Cleared
19 31 (7.87%) Cybersecurity
20 29 (7.36%) Analytical Skills
20 29 (7.36%) PCI DSS
21 26 (6.60%) CESG
22 25 (6.35%) Security Testing
22 25 (6.35%) Degree
23 24 (6.09%) Change Management
23 24 (6.09%) PRINCE2
24 23 (5.84%) Microsoft

Risk Assessment
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 8 (2.03%) IIS
2 5 (1.27%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.02%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.51%) CMS
4 2 (0.51%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.25%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.25%) Confluence
5 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.25%) Node.js
5 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (3.81%) MS Project
2 14 (3.55%) MS Excel
3 13 (3.30%) MS Office
4 7 (1.78%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.27%) SmartSuite
6 3 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.25%) Maximo
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.25%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (0.25%) ResourceLink
2 1 (0.25%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.28%) IaaS
3 7 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.52%) SaaS
5 5 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (1.02%) PaaS
7 3 (0.76%) Office 365
8 2 (0.51%) Yammer
9 1 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 42 (10.66%) Firewall
2 16 (4.06%) Network Security
3 14 (3.55%) VPN
4 13 (3.30%) Internet
5 11 (2.79%) LAN
6 8 (2.03%) Wireless
7 7 (1.78%) IPsec
7 7 (1.78%) Value-Added Service
8 6 (1.52%) SSH
9 5 (1.27%) TCP/IP
10 4 (1.02%) 3G
10 4 (1.02%) FTP
10 4 (1.02%) SMTP
10 4 (1.02%) WAN
11 3 (0.76%) SNMP
12 2 (0.51%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (0.51%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (0.51%) MPLS
12 2 (0.51%) MVNO
12 2 (0.51%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.79%) Oracle Reports
2 10 (2.54%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.76%) GIS
5 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.25%) Big Data
6 1 (0.25%) DB2
6 1 (0.25%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.25%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.25%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.25%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (0.51%) JIRA
1 2 (0.51%) Rational Rose
1 2 (0.51%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.25%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.25%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.25%) Selenium
2 1 (0.25%) SpecFlow
2 1 (0.25%) WebDriver
General
1 113 (28.68%) Finance
2 39 (9.90%) Banking
3 34 (8.63%) Telecoms
4 23 (5.84%) Retail
5 18 (4.57%) Front Office
6 14 (3.55%) Legal
7 13 (3.30%) Investment Banking
8 10 (2.54%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.02%) Law
10 3 (0.76%) Automotive
10 3 (0.76%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.76%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.76%) Marketing
11 2 (0.51%) Advertising
11 2 (0.51%) German Language
11 2 (0.51%) Local Government
12 1 (0.25%) Back Office
12 1 (0.25%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.25%) Electronics
12 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 61 (15.48%) Consultant
2 55 (13.96%) Analyst
3 52 (13.20%) Security Consultant
4 48 (12.18%) Project Manager
5 39 (9.90%) Architect
6 35 (8.88%) Security Analyst
7 33 (8.38%) Security Manager
8 32 (8.12%) Security Architect
9 24 (6.09%) Information Security Manager
9 24 (6.09%) Risk Manager
10 23 (5.84%) Information Manager
11 16 (4.06%) IT Consultant
11 16 (4.06%) IT Security Consultant
11 16 (4.06%) Risk Consultant
12 13 (3.30%) Credit Risk Manager
12 13 (3.30%) Quantitative Risk Manager
12 13 (3.30%) Technical Manager
13 12 (3.05%) Information Security Consultant
13 12 (3.05%) Programme Manager
13 12 (3.05%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.79%) Web Services
2 10 (2.54%) Middleware
3 2 (0.51%) .NET
3 2 (0.51%) .NET Framework
3 2 (0.51%) SailPoint
3 2 (0.51%) SOAP
4 1 (0.25%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.25%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (0.25%) CSS
4 1 (0.25%) Gherkin
4 1 (0.25%) HTML
4 1 (0.25%) J2EE
4 1 (0.25%) REST
4 1 (0.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.25%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 55 (13.96%) Management Information System
2 29 (7.36%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (6.60%) CESG
4 20 (5.08%) Cryptography
5 15 (3.81%) Credit Risk
6 14 (3.55%) Credit Derivative
6 14 (3.55%) Derivative
6 14 (3.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 14 (3.55%) Market Risk
6 14 (3.55%) Mathematics
7 11 (2.79%) Data Centre
7 11 (2.79%) PMI
8 10 (2.54%) Mobile App
9 9 (2.28%) PKI
10 8 (2.03%) Private Cloud
10 8 (2.03%) Public Cloud
11 7 (1.78%) CESG CLAS
12 6 (1.52%) Computer Science
13 4 (1.02%) Client/Server
13 4 (1.02%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 33 (8.38%) Windows
2 21 (5.33%) Unix
3 14 (3.55%) Linux
4 11 (2.79%) Windows Server
5 8 (2.03%) Solaris
6 4 (1.02%) Windows Vista
7 2 (0.51%) AIX
7 2 (0.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (37.56%) Information Security
2 145 (36.80%) Risk Management
3 67 (17.01%) Project Management
4 53 (13.45%) Security Architecture
5 41 (10.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 32 (8.12%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (7.87%) Cybersecurity
7 31 (7.87%) ITIL
8 25 (6.35%) Security Testing
9 24 (6.09%) Change Management
9 24 (6.09%) PRINCE2
10 23 (5.84%) SIEM
11 22 (5.58%) Service Management
12 21 (5.33%) Information Assurance
12 21 (5.33%) Validation
13 19 (4.82%) Business Continuity
13 19 (4.82%) Identity Access Management
13 19 (4.82%) Security Management
13 19 (4.82%) Service Delivery
13 19 (4.82%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (4.31%) C#
2 14 (3.55%) C++
3 9 (2.28%) SQL
4 5 (1.27%) Perl
4 5 (1.27%) PowerShell
4 5 (1.27%) Python
4 5 (1.27%) VBA
5 4 (1.02%) Bash Shell
5 4 (1.02%) Java
6 1 (0.25%) C
6 1 (0.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 109 (27.66%) CISSP
2 72 (18.27%) CISM
3 57 (14.47%) Security Cleared
4 38 (9.64%) CISA
5 31 (7.87%) SC Cleared
6 25 (6.35%) Degree
7 22 (5.58%) PMI Certification
8 20 (5.08%) CESG Certified Professional
8 20 (5.08%) DV Cleared
9 18 (4.57%) SANS
10 17 (4.31%) CLAS
11 14 (3.55%) PhD
12 13 (3.30%) IISP
12 13 (3.30%) PMP
13 12 (3.05%) CEH
13 12 (3.05%) GIAC
14 11 (2.79%) Cisco Certification
15 9 (2.28%) CCNA
16 6 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 5 (1.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (19.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 51 (12.94%) QA
3 29 (7.36%) PCI DSS
4 14 (3.55%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 13 (3.30%) RMADS
6 10 (2.54%) COBIT
7 9 (2.28%) JSP 440
8 8 (2.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (1.27%) BS25999
10 4 (1.02%) ISO 9000
11 3 (0.76%) HMG Infosec
11 3 (0.76%) ISO27002
11 3 (0.76%) SLA
12 2 (0.51%) GxP
12 2 (0.51%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.51%) ISO27005
12 2 (0.51%) NEBOSH
12 2 (0.51%) SEPA
13 1 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
13 1 (0.25%) ISO22301
System Software
1 13 (3.30%) Active Directory
1 13 (3.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.02%) Sendmail
3 2 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.25%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 13 (3.30%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.27%) RSA Archer
3 4 (1.02%) Nessus
4 3 (0.76%) Nmap
5 2 (0.51%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 1 (0.25%) CA Wily
6 1 (0.25%) QRadar
6 1 (0.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 32 (8.12%) Oracle
2 23 (5.84%) Microsoft
3 15 (3.81%) HP
4 14 (3.55%) Cisco
4 14 (3.55%) VMware
5 12 (3.05%) PeopleSoft
6 6 (1.52%) Juniper
6 6 (1.52%) LogRhythm
7 5 (1.27%) Citrix
7 5 (1.27%) Proofpoint
7 5 (1.27%) SAP
7 5 (1.27%) Sybase
8 4 (1.02%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 4 (1.02%) BT
8 4 (1.02%) Cognos
8 4 (1.02%) Ericsson
8 4 (1.02%) NetCracker
8 4 (1.02%) Nokia
8 4 (1.02%) Siemens
8 4 (1.02%) Sun
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