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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Assessment
Rank 421 421 466
Rank change year-on-year
0 +45
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 176 201 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.40% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.49% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 114 93
Median daily rate £475 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £340 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £614 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £458 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.58% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 6
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +70.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.20 £25.30 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.83 £44.20 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +70.21%
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
38173 41342 39811
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.79% 81.45% 77.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 25638 27209 26333
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1000 1236 1136
Median hourly rate £29.00 £31.44 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.76% +31.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 7 December 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
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 7 December 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 -3 77 £525 -4.54% 22
South East +28 54 £485 +18.29% 8
North West 0 12 £450 +18.89% 6
East of England +11 10 £300 -25.00% 1
North East - 9 £400 -
West Midlands -22 6 £430 -8.51% 4
Yorkshire +14 5 £200 -60.00% 1
South West +1 1 £340 -24.44% 6
Risk Assessment
UK

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 116 (32.31%) Finance
2 107 (29.81%) Information Security
3 83 (23.12%) Risk Management
4 67 (18.66%) CISSP
5 63 (17.55%) Project Management
6 60 (16.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 55 (15.32%) Cybersecurity
8 49 (13.65%) CISM
9 47 (13.09%) Banking
10 45 (12.53%) Windows
11 41 (11.42%) Security Architecture
12 40 (11.14%) Agile Software Development
13 38 (10.58%) Degree
13 38 (10.58%) Security Cleared
13 38 (10.58%) ITIL
14 34 (9.47%) Management Information System
15 33 (9.19%) Analytical Skills
16 32 (8.91%) Microsoft
17 31 (8.64%) Unix
18 29 (8.08%) Oracle
18 29 (8.08%) QA
19 28 (7.80%) CESG
20 27 (7.52%) Incident Management
20 27 (7.52%) Linux
20 27 (7.52%) MS Excel
20 27 (7.52%) Stakeholder Management
21 26 (7.24%) CISA
21 26 (7.24%) Penetration Testing
22 25 (6.96%) SC Cleared
23 24 (6.69%) Service Management

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 11 (3.06%) WebSphere
2 9 (2.51%) Tuxedo
3 7 (1.95%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.39%) IIS
4 5 (1.39%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.11%) Confluence
6 3 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (0.84%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.28%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.28%) SAS
7 1 (0.28%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 27 (7.52%) MS Excel
2 20 (5.57%) MS Office
3 16 (4.46%) MS Project
3 16 (4.46%) MS Visio
4 13 (3.62%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.11%) Simulink
5 4 (1.11%) Stateflow
5 4 (1.11%) TargetLink
6 2 (0.56%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 4 (1.11%) SAP GRC
2 3 (0.84%) HFM
3 2 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.56%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.28%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 1 (0.28%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.28%) SAP EHS
4 1 (0.28%) Summit
4 1 (0.28%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.11%) IaaS
3 4 (1.11%) Office 365
4 3 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.56%) SaaS
6 1 (0.28%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.28%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.28%) PaaS
6 1 (0.28%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.74%) Network Security
2 13 (3.62%) IPsec
3 12 (3.34%) Internet
3 12 (3.34%) Wireless
4 11 (3.06%) SMTP
4 11 (3.06%) TCP/IP
5 10 (2.79%) Firewall
6 7 (1.95%) WAN
7 6 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (1.67%) LAN
7 6 (1.67%) SSH
8 5 (1.39%) 2G
8 5 (1.39%) 3G
8 5 (1.39%) 4G
8 5 (1.39%) FTP
8 5 (1.39%) MVNO
9 3 (0.84%) Diameter Protocol
9 3 (0.84%) Extranet
9 3 (0.84%) Radio Access Network
9 3 (0.84%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.39%) Oracle Database
2 5 (1.39%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (0.84%) KDB
3 3 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (0.56%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.28%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (0.28%) GIS
5 1 (0.28%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.28%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.28%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (0.28%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.28%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (3.06%) JIRA
2 5 (1.39%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (1.39%) Selenium
2 5 (1.39%) WebDriver
3 4 (1.11%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.84%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.84%) Protractor
4 3 (0.84%) SpecFlow
5 2 (0.56%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.28%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.28%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.28%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.28%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.28%) LSMW
6 1 (0.28%) Maven
6 1 (0.28%) Rational Rose
6 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 116 (32.31%) Finance
2 47 (13.09%) Banking
3 23 (6.41%) Telecoms
4 17 (4.74%) Retail
5 15 (4.18%) Legal
6 12 (3.34%) Pharmaceutical
7 11 (3.06%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.39%) Electronics
8 5 (1.39%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.11%) Front Office
9 4 (1.11%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.11%) Marketing
9 4 (1.11%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.84%) Wholesale Banking
11 2 (0.56%) Publishing
12 1 (0.28%) Advertising
12 1 (0.28%) Automotive
12 1 (0.28%) Games
12 1 (0.28%) Law
12 1 (0.28%) Military
Job Titles
1 77 (21.45%) Analyst
2 53 (14.76%) Consultant
3 42 (11.70%) Architect
4 35 (9.75%) Security Consultant
5 34 (9.47%) Security Manager
6 31 (8.64%) Security Analyst
7 27 (7.52%) Information Manager
7 27 (7.52%) Information Security Manager
8 26 (7.24%) Security Architect
9 24 (6.69%) Project Manager
10 23 (6.41%) Business Analyst
11 19 (5.29%) Risk Consultant
12 14 (3.90%) IT Consultant
13 12 (3.34%) Information Security Officer
13 12 (3.34%) Security Officer
13 12 (3.34%) Solutions Architect
14 11 (3.06%) Security Advisor
15 10 (2.79%) Senior Analyst
16 9 (2.51%) Information Analyst
16 9 (2.51%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.46%) Middleware
2 5 (1.39%) SAML
2 5 (1.39%) WAP
3 3 (0.84%) HTML
4 2 (0.56%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (0.56%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.28%) .NET
5 1 (0.28%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.28%) COM
5 1 (0.28%) CSS
5 1 (0.28%) J2EE
5 1 (0.28%) Java EE
5 1 (0.28%) jQuery
5 1 (0.28%) Node.js
5 1 (0.28%) SailPoint
5 1 (0.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (0.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.47%) Management Information System
2 33 (9.19%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (7.80%) CESG
4 20 (5.57%) Cryptography
5 15 (4.18%) Data Centre
6 13 (3.62%) Computer Science
7 9 (2.51%) Credit Risk
8 7 (1.95%) NHS
8 7 (1.95%) Security Operations Centre
9 6 (1.67%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
9 6 (1.67%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.39%) Fixed Income
11 4 (1.11%) Cyber Attack
11 4 (1.11%) Data Integration
11 4 (1.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 4 (1.11%) Economics
11 4 (1.11%) Life Science
11 4 (1.11%) PKI
11 4 (1.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 45 (12.53%) Windows
2 31 (8.64%) Unix
3 27 (7.52%) Linux
4 12 (3.34%) Windows Server
5 11 (3.06%) Solaris
6 8 (2.23%) AIX
7 5 (1.39%) Windows Vista
8 3 (0.84%) NetWare
9 2 (0.56%) Android
9 2 (0.56%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.28%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (29.81%) Information Security
2 83 (23.12%) Risk Management
3 63 (17.55%) Project Management
4 55 (15.32%) Cybersecurity
5 41 (11.42%) Security Architecture
6 40 (11.14%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (10.58%) ITIL
8 27 (7.52%) Incident Management
8 27 (7.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 26 (7.24%) Penetration Testing
10 24 (6.69%) Service Management
11 23 (6.41%) Business Continuity
12 22 (6.13%) Change Management
13 21 (5.85%) Validation
14 19 (5.29%) Business Analysis
15 18 (5.01%) Data Protection
15 18 (5.01%) PRINCE2
15 18 (5.01%) Project Planning
15 18 (5.01%) Security Management
16 17 (4.74%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 19 (5.29%) SQL
2 11 (3.06%) C
3 9 (2.51%) Java
4 6 (1.67%) C#
4 6 (1.67%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.11%) C++
5 4 (1.11%) MATLAB
5 4 (1.11%) Perl
6 3 (0.84%) Python
6 3 (0.84%) VBA
7 2 (0.56%) Assembly Language
7 2 (0.56%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.56%) Ruby
7 2 (0.56%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.28%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.28%) Bourne shell
8 1 (0.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 67 (18.66%) CISSP
2 49 (13.65%) CISM
3 38 (10.58%) Degree
3 38 (10.58%) Security Cleared
4 26 (7.24%) CISA
5 25 (6.96%) SC Cleared
6 18 (5.01%) CESG Certified Professional
7 17 (4.74%) ISEB
8 13 (3.62%) CRISC
9 12 (3.34%) CEH
10 11 (3.06%) DV Cleared
11 9 (2.51%) CLAS
12 8 (2.23%) IISP
12 8 (2.23%) ISSAP
13 6 (1.67%) BPSS Clearance
14 5 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
14 5 (1.39%) GIAC
15 4 (1.11%) CCNA
15 4 (1.11%) PMP
16 3 (0.84%) GISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (16.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (8.08%) QA
3 23 (6.41%) PCI DSS
4 20 (5.57%) COBIT
4 20 (5.57%) RMADS
5 14 (3.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (1.95%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 7 (1.95%) Basel III
7 4 (1.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 4 (1.11%) ISO26262
8 3 (0.84%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.84%) Disclosure Scotland
8 3 (0.84%) Government Security Classifications
8 3 (0.84%) ISO 9000
8 3 (0.84%) ISO27002
8 3 (0.84%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.56%) GPG13
9 2 (0.56%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.28%) GxP
10 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 11 (3.06%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.39%) Sendmail
3 3 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.28%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (1.11%) QRadar
2 3 (0.84%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.28%) Nessus
4 1 (0.28%) Nmap
Vendors
1 32 (8.91%) Microsoft
2 29 (8.08%) Oracle
3 13 (3.62%) SAP
4 9 (2.51%) Splunk
5 7 (1.95%) Sourcefire
6 6 (1.67%) Cisco
6 6 (1.67%) Citrix
7 5 (1.39%) F5
7 5 (1.39%) Palo Alto
7 5 (1.39%) VMware
8 4 (1.11%) ServiceNow
8 4 (1.11%) Sybase
8 4 (1.11%) Symantec
8 4 (1.11%) Trend Micro
9 3 (0.84%) CheckPoint
9 3 (0.84%) Dell
9 3 (0.84%) HP
9 3 (0.84%) IBM
9 3 (0.84%) ION Trading
9 3 (0.84%) Misys
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Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £350 - 400 per day
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Bankside Recruitment
Rate: £400- £500 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
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