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 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Assessment
Rank 440 461 415
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -46
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 179 184 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.36% 0.35% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.44% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 122 125
Median daily rate £425 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £645 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £32.00 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year
- -40.00%
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
41492 42194 40271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.40% 81.13% 77.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 27669 28069 25578
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 £595 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1048 1167 1122
Median hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% +36.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 27 September 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 27 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 -30 72 £450 -10.00% 12
South East +19 44 £525 +34.61% 9
North East -1 23 £400 +77.77%
West Midlands -11 13 £415 -5.14% 5
East of England +9 10 £444 -6.57% 4
South West +2 9 £400 +11.88% 4
North West +12 6 £420 +3.06% 4
Yorkshire +5 1 - - 3
Risk Assessment
UK

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 111 (32.27%) Information Security
2 107 (31.10%) Finance
3 73 (21.22%) CISSP
4 71 (20.64%) Risk Management
5 59 (17.15%) Project Management
6 57 (16.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 53 (15.41%) CISM
8 45 (13.08%) Banking
9 42 (12.21%) Security Architecture
9 42 (12.21%) Cybersecurity
10 37 (10.76%) Agile Software Development
11 35 (10.17%) Oracle
11 35 (10.17%) ITIL
11 35 (10.17%) CESG
12 34 (9.88%) Microsoft
13 33 (9.59%) Stakeholder Management
13 33 (9.59%) Security Cleared
14 32 (9.30%) Windows
15 28 (8.14%) Management Information System
16 26 (7.56%) Degree
17 25 (7.27%) Service Management
17 25 (7.27%) Unix
18 24 (6.98%) MS Excel
18 24 (6.98%) CISA
18 24 (6.98%) Firewall
18 24 (6.98%) Incident Management
18 24 (6.98%) Cryptography
18 24 (6.98%) Penetration Testing
19 23 (6.69%) QA
20 22 (6.40%) Analytical Skills

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 15 (4.36%) MS Exchange
2 12 (3.49%) SharePoint
3 11 (3.20%) WebSphere
4 9 (2.62%) Tuxedo
5 5 (1.45%) IIS
6 4 (1.16%) Confluence
7 2 (0.58%) CMS
8 1 (0.29%) Apache
8 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.29%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.29%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 24 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.94%) MS Office
3 15 (4.36%) MS Visio
4 12 (3.49%) MS Project
5 11 (3.20%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.87%) Simulink
6 3 (0.87%) Stateflow
6 3 (0.87%) TargetLink
7 2 (0.58%) GNU Octave
8 1 (0.29%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 2 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.58%) SAP EHS
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.29%) HFM
2 1 (0.29%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.29%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (0.29%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.29%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.29%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.07%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (3.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.62%) IaaS
4 7 (2.03%) Office 365
4 7 (2.03%) PaaS
4 7 (2.03%) SaaS
5 5 (1.45%) Yammer
6 1 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.29%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.29%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.98%) Firewall
2 20 (5.81%) Network Security
3 16 (4.65%) Internet
3 16 (4.65%) SMTP
4 11 (3.20%) IPsec
5 10 (2.91%) FTP
5 10 (2.91%) SSH
6 7 (2.03%) TCP/IP
7 6 (1.74%) Wireless
8 5 (1.45%) WAN
9 4 (1.16%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (0.87%) Extranet
10 3 (0.87%) LAN
11 2 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (0.58%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (0.58%) SNA
11 2 (0.58%) VoIP
11 2 (0.58%) VPN
12 1 (0.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 1 (0.29%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.10%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (0.87%) KDB
3 3 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.58%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (0.58%) SAP HANA
4 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.29%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.29%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (0.29%) FileMaker
5 1 (0.29%) GIS
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.29%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.29%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 8 (2.33%) JIRA
2 5 (1.45%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.87%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (0.58%) HP UFT
4 2 (0.58%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.58%) Selenium
4 2 (0.58%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.29%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.29%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.29%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (0.29%) LSMW
5 1 (0.29%) Maven
5 1 (0.29%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 107 (31.10%) Finance
2 45 (13.08%) Banking
3 18 (5.23%) Telecoms
4 16 (4.65%) Legal
5 12 (3.49%) Retail
6 10 (2.91%) Investment Banking
7 7 (2.03%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.45%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.87%) Advertising
9 3 (0.87%) Electronics
10 2 (0.58%) Back Office
10 2 (0.58%) Law
10 2 (0.58%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.58%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.29%) Automotive
11 1 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.29%) Front Office
11 1 (0.29%) Games
11 1 (0.29%) Local Government
11 1 (0.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 69 (20.06%) Consultant
2 68 (19.77%) Analyst
3 52 (15.12%) Security Consultant
4 43 (12.50%) Architect
5 34 (9.88%) Project Manager
6 31 (9.01%) Security Manager
7 29 (8.43%) Security Analyst
8 27 (7.85%) Security Architect
9 23 (6.69%) IT Consultant
9 23 (6.69%) Risk Consultant
10 22 (6.40%) Information Manager
10 22 (6.40%) Information Security Manager
11 18 (5.23%) Business Analyst
12 16 (4.65%) IT Security Consultant
13 14 (4.07%) IT Risk Consultant
14 11 (3.20%) Banking Analyst
14 11 (3.20%) IT Analyst
15 10 (2.91%) Information Security Consultant
15 10 (2.91%) IT Manager
16 9 (2.62%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.36%) Middleware
2 5 (1.45%) SAML
2 5 (1.45%) WAP
2 5 (1.45%) Web Services
3 3 (0.87%) HTML
4 2 (0.58%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (0.58%) REST
4 2 (0.58%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.29%) .NET
5 1 (0.29%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.29%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.29%) COM
5 1 (0.29%) CSS
5 1 (0.29%) J2EE
5 1 (0.29%) jQuery
5 1 (0.29%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.29%) Node.js
5 1 (0.29%) SailPoint
5 1 (0.29%) SOAP
5 1 (0.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 35 (10.17%) CESG
2 28 (8.14%) Management Information System
3 24 (6.98%) Cryptography
4 22 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (3.78%) Data Centre
6 11 (3.20%) Client/Server
7 9 (2.62%) PKI
8 8 (2.33%) Security Operations Centre
9 7 (2.03%) NHS
10 6 (1.74%) SWIFT
11 5 (1.45%) CESG CLAS
11 5 (1.45%) Computer Science
11 5 (1.45%) Fixed Income
11 5 (1.45%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.45%) Public Cloud
11 5 (1.45%) SCADA
11 5 (1.45%) Virtual Team
12 4 (1.16%) Fintech
12 4 (1.16%) Visualisation
13 3 (0.87%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 32 (9.30%) Windows
2 25 (7.27%) Unix
3 19 (5.52%) Linux
4 10 (2.91%) Windows Vista
5 9 (2.62%) Solaris
6 8 (2.33%) Windows Server
7 6 (1.74%) AIX
8 3 (0.87%) NetWare
9 2 (0.58%) Android
9 2 (0.58%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.29%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (32.27%) Information Security
2 71 (20.64%) Risk Management
3 59 (17.15%) Project Management
4 42 (12.21%) Cybersecurity
4 42 (12.21%) Security Architecture
5 37 (10.76%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (10.17%) ITIL
7 33 (9.59%) Stakeholder Management
8 25 (7.27%) Service Management
9 24 (6.98%) Incident Management
9 24 (6.98%) Penetration Testing
10 22 (6.40%) Business Continuity
10 22 (6.40%) PRINCE2
11 20 (5.81%) Migration
12 18 (5.23%) Change Control
12 18 (5.23%) Information Assurance
12 18 (5.23%) SDLC
13 17 (4.94%) Change Management
13 17 (4.94%) ISMS
13 17 (4.94%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (4.65%) SQL
2 9 (2.62%) Java
2 9 (2.62%) Perl
3 7 (2.03%) Python
4 5 (1.45%) Bash Shell
4 5 (1.45%) C
5 4 (1.16%) PowerShell
6 3 (0.87%) C++
6 3 (0.87%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.87%) MATLAB
6 3 (0.87%) Ruby
6 3 (0.87%) VBA
7 2 (0.58%) Assembly Language
7 2 (0.58%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.58%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.29%) AWK
8 1 (0.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 73 (21.22%) CISSP
2 53 (15.41%) CISM
3 33 (9.59%) Security Cleared
4 26 (7.56%) Degree
5 24 (6.98%) CISA
6 19 (5.52%) CESG Certified Professional
7 17 (4.94%) SC Cleared
8 16 (4.65%) CEH
9 10 (2.91%) CLAS
10 9 (2.62%) DV Cleared
10 9 (2.62%) ISEB
11 8 (2.33%) CISMP
11 8 (2.33%) CRISC
12 5 (1.45%) BPSS Clearance
12 5 (1.45%) IISP
12 5 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 5 (1.45%) PMP
13 4 (1.16%) PMI Certification
14 3 (0.87%) GIAC
14 3 (0.87%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (16.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (6.69%) QA
3 20 (5.81%) RMADS
4 19 (5.52%) COBIT
4 19 (5.52%) PCI DSS
5 12 (3.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (1.45%) Basel III
7 4 (1.16%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 3 (0.87%) Government Security Classifications
8 3 (0.87%) HMG Infosec
8 3 (0.87%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 3 (0.87%) ISO 9000
8 3 (0.87%) ISO26262
8 3 (0.87%) ISO27002
8 3 (0.87%) JSP 440
9 2 (0.58%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.29%) GAAP
10 1 (0.29%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 11 (3.20%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.91%) Sendmail
3 5 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.29%) Nessus
2 1 (0.29%) Nmap
2 1 (0.29%) Puppet
2 1 (0.29%) Salt
Vendors
1 35 (10.17%) Oracle
2 34 (9.88%) Microsoft
3 11 (3.20%) Citrix
3 11 (3.20%) SAP
4 9 (2.62%) Cisco
5 7 (2.03%) VMware
6 6 (1.74%) F5
7 5 (1.45%) HP
7 5 (1.45%) Palo Alto
7 5 (1.45%) Sourcefire
7 5 (1.45%) Splunk
8 4 (1.16%) PeopleSoft
8 4 (1.16%) Sybase
9 3 (0.87%) ION Trading
9 3 (0.87%) Juniper
9 3 (0.87%) LogRhythm
9 3 (0.87%) Proofpoint
9 3 (0.87%) Sun
10 2 (0.58%) Rackspace
10 2 (0.58%) Yolus
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