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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Assessment
Rank 472 472 393
Rank change year-on-year
0 -79
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 157 158 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.31% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.39% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 86 114
Median daily rate £513 £436 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.47% -3.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £308 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £474 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+18.37% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £62.50 £26.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+135.84% -24.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.75 £26.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+95.28% -24.28%
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
40648 40505 38609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.42% 79.61% 78.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 27310 26531 24732
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 925 1086 1146
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -13 70 £550 +15.78% 31
South East +1 37 £438 - 8
North West +8 16 £425 +29.77% 3
East of England +20 8 £500 +25.00% 2
South West -1 8 £486 +40.94% 2
West Midlands -25 7 £329 +9.58% 4
Yorkshire +3 5 £550 - 1
East Midlands +4 4 £575 +27.77%
Midlands - 2 £600 -
Risk Assessment
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Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 112 (30.68%) Information Security
2 109 (29.86%) Finance
3 97 (26.58%) Risk Management
4 92 (25.21%) CISSP
5 59 (16.16%) Project Management
6 52 (14.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 51 (13.97%) Security Cleared
8 50 (13.70%) CISM
9 48 (13.15%) Security Architecture
10 46 (12.60%) QA
11 44 (12.05%) Banking
12 42 (11.51%) Stakeholder Management
13 41 (11.23%) Firewall
14 36 (9.86%) Management Information System
15 35 (9.59%) Oracle
15 35 (9.59%) ITIL
16 34 (9.32%) Agile Software Development
17 33 (9.04%) Windows
18 31 (8.49%) Telecoms
19 30 (8.22%) Cybersecurity
20 29 (7.95%) CISA
20 29 (7.95%) Unix
21 28 (7.67%) Microsoft
22 27 (7.40%) SC Cleared
23 26 (7.12%) Information Assurance
23 26 (7.12%) CESG
24 25 (6.85%) Service Management
24 25 (6.85%) Network Security
25 24 (6.58%) Penetration Testing
25 24 (6.58%) PRINCE2

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 12 (3.29%) MS Exchange
2 8 (2.19%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.55%) CMS
3 2 (0.55%) IIS
3 2 (0.55%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.27%) Apache
4 1 (0.27%) Confluence
4 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (4.66%) MS Project
2 15 (4.11%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.11%) MS Office
3 10 (2.74%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.82%) SmartSuite
6 2 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.27%) CINEMA 4D
7 1 (0.27%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 2 (0.55%) SAP EHS
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.27%) Maximo
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.27%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.29%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.19%) IaaS
3 7 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.92%) Office 365
3 7 (1.92%) PaaS
3 7 (1.92%) SaaS
4 4 (1.10%) Yammer
5 3 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.27%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 41 (11.23%) Firewall
2 25 (6.85%) Network Security
3 16 (4.38%) Internet
4 12 (3.29%) Wireless
5 10 (2.74%) IPsec
5 10 (2.74%) SMTP
5 10 (2.74%) VPN
6 9 (2.47%) LAN
7 8 (2.19%) TCP/IP
8 7 (1.92%) FTP
8 7 (1.92%) SSH
9 6 (1.64%) WAN
10 4 (1.10%) 3G
10 4 (1.10%) Value-Added Service
11 2 (0.55%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (0.55%) Extranet
11 2 (0.55%) MPLS
11 2 (0.55%) SSL
11 2 (0.55%) TACACS
11 2 (0.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.38%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.01%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.55%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.55%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.27%) DB2
6 1 (0.27%) FileMaker
6 1 (0.27%) GIS
6 1 (0.27%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (0.82%) JIRA
1 3 (0.82%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.55%) Rational Rose
2 2 (0.55%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.27%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.27%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 109 (29.86%) Finance
2 44 (12.05%) Banking
3 31 (8.49%) Telecoms
4 15 (4.11%) Retail
5 13 (3.56%) Front Office
6 10 (2.74%) Investment Banking
6 10 (2.74%) Legal
7 8 (2.19%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.37%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.82%) Advertising
9 3 (0.82%) Law
10 2 (0.55%) Marketing
11 1 (0.27%) Automotive
11 1 (0.27%) Back Office
11 1 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.27%) Electronics
11 1 (0.27%) Local Government
11 1 (0.27%) Publishing
11 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 70 (19.18%) Consultant
2 62 (16.99%) Analyst
3 54 (14.79%) Security Consultant
4 44 (12.05%) Project Manager
5 37 (10.14%) Architect
6 33 (9.04%) Security Analyst
7 29 (7.95%) Security Architect
8 24 (6.58%) IT Consultant
9 21 (5.75%) Risk Consultant
9 21 (5.75%) Risk Manager
10 19 (5.21%) IT Security Consultant
11 16 (4.38%) Business Analyst
11 16 (4.38%) Security Manager
12 14 (3.84%) IT Analyst
13 13 (3.56%) IT Manager
14 12 (3.29%) IT Risk Consultant
14 12 (3.29%) Programme Manager
14 12 (3.29%) Risk Analyst
15 11 (3.01%) Head of Security
15 11 (3.01%) Quantitative Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.47%) Web Services
2 6 (1.64%) Middleware
3 3 (0.82%) SAML
3 3 (0.82%) WAP
4 2 (0.55%) REST
4 2 (0.55%) SOAP
5 1 (0.27%) .NET
5 1 (0.27%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.27%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.27%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.27%) CSS
5 1 (0.27%) HTML
5 1 (0.27%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (0.27%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.27%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 36 (9.86%) Management Information System
2 26 (7.12%) CESG
3 21 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (5.75%) Cryptography
4 13 (3.56%) Credit Risk
5 11 (3.01%) Credit Derivative
5 11 (3.01%) Data Centre
5 11 (3.01%) Derivative
5 11 (3.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (3.01%) Market Risk
5 11 (3.01%) Mathematics
6 10 (2.74%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.47%) PMI
8 7 (1.92%) Client/Server
8 7 (1.92%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.92%) PKI
9 6 (1.64%) Security Operations Centre
9 6 (1.64%) Virtual Team
10 5 (1.37%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.37%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 33 (9.04%) Windows
2 29 (7.95%) Unix
3 23 (6.30%) Linux
4 7 (1.92%) Windows Server
4 7 (1.92%) Windows Vista
5 6 (1.64%) Solaris
6 4 (1.10%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.82%) AIX
8 2 (0.55%) Android
8 2 (0.55%) NetWare
9 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.27%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (30.68%) Information Security
2 97 (26.58%) Risk Management
3 59 (16.16%) Project Management
4 48 (13.15%) Security Architecture
5 42 (11.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 35 (9.59%) ITIL
7 34 (9.32%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (8.22%) Cybersecurity
9 26 (7.12%) Information Assurance
10 25 (6.85%) Service Management
11 24 (6.58%) Penetration Testing
11 24 (6.58%) PRINCE2
12 23 (6.30%) Incident Management
12 23 (6.30%) Service Delivery
13 21 (5.75%) Business Continuity
14 20 (5.48%) Change Management
14 20 (5.48%) Validation
15 19 (5.21%) CRM
15 19 (5.21%) Security Management
15 19 (5.21%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (3.56%) C#
1 13 (3.56%) C++
2 12 (3.29%) SQL
3 9 (2.47%) Java
3 9 (2.47%) Perl
4 8 (2.19%) Python
5 7 (1.92%) VBA
6 5 (1.37%) Bash Shell
6 5 (1.37%) PowerShell
7 3 (0.82%) Ruby
8 2 (0.55%) Assembly Language
8 2 (0.55%) C
9 1 (0.27%) AWK
9 1 (0.27%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 92 (25.21%) CISSP
2 51 (13.97%) Security Cleared
3 50 (13.70%) CISM
4 29 (7.95%) CISA
5 27 (7.40%) SC Cleared
6 23 (6.30%) Degree
7 21 (5.75%) DV Cleared
7 21 (5.75%) PMI Certification
8 16 (4.38%) CEH
8 16 (4.38%) CESG Certified Professional
9 14 (3.84%) PMP
10 12 (3.29%) SANS
11 11 (3.01%) PhD
12 9 (2.47%) CISMP
12 9 (2.47%) CLAS
12 9 (2.47%) GIAC
13 7 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 5 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
14 5 (1.37%) CREST Certified
14 5 (1.37%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (14.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 46 (12.60%) QA
3 23 (6.30%) PCI DSS
4 15 (4.11%) RMADS
5 10 (2.74%) COBIT
6 7 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (1.37%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 3 (0.82%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 3 (0.82%) BS25999
8 3 (0.82%) HMG Infosec
8 3 (0.82%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.55%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.55%) ISO27005
9 2 (0.55%) JSP 440
9 2 (0.55%) NEBOSH
10 1 (0.27%) COSO
10 1 (0.27%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.27%) ISO22301
10 1 (0.27%) ISO27002
10 1 (0.27%) MiFID
System Software
1 9 (2.47%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.92%) Sendmail
2 7 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.10%) RSA Archer
3 3 (0.82%) Nessus
4 2 (0.55%) Nmap
5 1 (0.27%) Puppet
5 1 (0.27%) QRadar
5 1 (0.27%) Salt
5 1 (0.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 35 (9.59%) Oracle
2 28 (7.67%) Microsoft
3 13 (3.56%) PeopleSoft
4 12 (3.29%) Cisco
5 10 (2.74%) HP
6 8 (2.19%) Citrix
6 8 (2.19%) Sybase
6 8 (2.19%) VMware
7 7 (1.92%) SAP
8 6 (1.64%) Juniper
8 6 (1.64%) LogRhythm
8 6 (1.64%) Sun
9 5 (1.37%) Proofpoint
10 4 (1.10%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 4 (1.10%) Ericsson
10 4 (1.10%) Huawei
10 4 (1.10%) NetCracker
10 4 (1.10%) Nokia
10 4 (1.10%) Nokia Networks
10 4 (1.10%) ZTE
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