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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Assessment
UK / England
Rank 399 385 413
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +28
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 181 218 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.43% 0.46% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.56% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 145 70
Median daily rate £475 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £775 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £405
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 5
Median hourly rate £55.00 £52.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +59.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.32 £46.50 £18.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.52 £76.50 £38.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.44 £52.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-3.93% +59.09%

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
34885 38997 37464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.95% 82.80% 79.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 23333 25843 24000
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 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 855 1059 1018
Median hourly rate £36.25 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017. 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 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 +12 93 £473 -16.00% 13
South East +8 41 £488 +9.24% 7
East of England +4 14 £425 -19.04% 3
North West +17 12 £600 +66.66% 3
South West -16 10 £500 +11.11% 7
West Midlands +1 5 £381 -18.88% 1
Yorkshire +18 4 £425 -12.82% 2
East Midlands +1 1 £355 -35.45% 2
Midlands -2 1 £550 -15.38%
Risk Assessment
UK

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 (31.64%) Finance
2 107 (30.23%) Information Security
3 104 (29.38%) Risk Management
4 75 (21.19%) CISSP
5 68 (19.21%) Cybersecurity
6 62 (17.51%) Management Information System
7 60 (16.95%) Security Cleared
8 48 (13.56%) Banking
8 48 (13.56%) Project Management
9 47 (13.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 46 (12.99%) Windows
11 44 (12.43%) Analytical Skills
12 43 (12.15%) SC Cleared
13 41 (11.58%) ITIL
14 39 (11.02%) Degree
15 34 (9.60%) CISM
16 32 (9.04%) Agile Software Development
16 32 (9.04%) Security Architecture
17 31 (8.76%) Unix
18 29 (8.19%) Telecoms
18 29 (8.19%) Stakeholder Management
19 28 (7.91%) CESG
19 28 (7.91%) RMADS
20 27 (7.63%) CESG Certified Professional
21 26 (7.34%) Penetration Testing
21 26 (7.34%) Systems Analysis
22 25 (7.06%) Cryptography
22 25 (7.06%) ISMS
22 25 (7.06%) DV Cleared
23 23 (6.50%) QA

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 7 (1.98%) TPMS
2 5 (1.41%) Confluence
3 4 (1.13%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.85%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (0.85%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.56%) IIS
6 1 (0.28%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.28%) SAS
6 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (3.67%) MS Project
2 12 (3.39%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.39%) MS Office
3 7 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (1.98%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.13%) Simulink
4 4 (1.13%) Stateflow
4 4 (1.13%) TargetLink
5 3 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.28%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (1.13%) SAP GRC
2 3 (0.85%) HFM
3 2 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.56%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.28%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 1 (0.28%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.28%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.54%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.13%) PaaS
4 3 (0.85%) IaaS
4 3 (0.85%) Office 365
5 2 (0.56%) SaaS
6 1 (0.28%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.21%) Firewall
1 22 (6.21%) Network Security
2 18 (5.08%) Wireless
3 16 (4.52%) IPsec
4 13 (3.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 12 (3.39%) Internet
6 11 (3.11%) TCP/IP
7 9 (2.54%) 2G
7 9 (2.54%) 3G
7 9 (2.54%) 4G
7 9 (2.54%) LAN
7 9 (2.54%) MVNO
7 9 (2.54%) WAN
8 7 (1.98%) Diameter Protocol
8 7 (1.98%) LTE
8 7 (1.98%) Radio Access Network
8 7 (1.98%) VoLTE
9 4 (1.13%) Ethernet
9 4 (1.13%) SSL
10 3 (0.85%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (0.85%) Oracle Database
1 3 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (0.85%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (0.85%) Relational Database
1 3 (0.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.56%) Big Data
2 2 (0.56%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.28%) Data Lake
3 1 (0.28%) GIS
3 1 (0.28%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.28%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (0.28%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 14 (3.95%) JIRA
2 6 (1.69%) Selenium
3 5 (1.41%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (1.13%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.13%) Protractor
4 4 (1.13%) SpecFlow
4 4 (1.13%) WebDriver
5 2 (0.56%) HP UFT
5 2 (0.56%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.56%) YouTrack
6 1 (0.28%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.28%) LSMW
6 1 (0.28%) Rational Rose
General
1 112 (31.64%) Finance
2 48 (13.56%) Banking
3 29 (8.19%) Telecoms
4 19 (5.37%) Legal
5 16 (4.52%) Retail
6 10 (2.82%) Investment Banking
7 8 (2.26%) Electronics
7 8 (2.26%) Law
7 8 (2.26%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (1.98%) Military
9 5 (1.41%) Marketing
10 4 (1.13%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.13%) Front Office
10 4 (1.13%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.13%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.85%) Publishing
11 3 (0.85%) Wholesale Banking
12 1 (0.28%) Automotive
12 1 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 71 (20.06%) Analyst
2 46 (12.99%) Architect
3 45 (12.71%) Consultant
4 30 (8.47%) Security Analyst
4 30 (8.47%) Security Architect
5 27 (7.63%) Security Consultant
6 22 (6.21%) Business Analyst
6 22 (6.21%) Security Manager
7 16 (4.52%) Information Manager
7 16 (4.52%) Information Security Manager
7 16 (4.52%) Security Advisor
7 16 (4.52%) Security Officer
8 15 (4.24%) Solutions Architect
9 13 (3.67%) Information Security Officer
10 12 (3.39%) Information Security Consultant
11 11 (3.11%) Cybersecurity Analyst
11 11 (3.11%) Risk Analyst
11 11 (3.11%) Senior Analyst
12 10 (2.82%) Project Manager
12 10 (2.82%) Risk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.82%) Middleware
2 6 (1.69%) HTML
3 5 (1.41%) CSS
4 3 (0.85%) JSON
4 3 (0.85%) PostGIS
4 3 (0.85%) RSS
4 3 (0.85%) XML
4 3 (0.85%) XSLT
5 2 (0.56%) .NET
5 2 (0.56%) Web Services
6 1 (0.28%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.28%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (0.28%) Java EE
6 1 (0.28%) SailPoint
6 1 (0.28%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 62 (17.51%) Management Information System
2 44 (12.43%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (7.91%) CESG
4 21 (5.93%) Computer Science
5 19 (5.37%) Data Centre
6 9 (2.54%) Credit Risk
6 9 (2.54%) Cyber Defence
7 8 (2.26%) CESG CLAS
8 7 (1.98%) Data Protection Act
8 7 (1.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 5 (1.41%) Cyberthreat
9 5 (1.41%) Internet of Things
10 4 (1.13%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.13%) e-Learning
10 4 (1.13%) Life Science
10 4 (1.13%) PMI
11 3 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.85%) NHS
11 3 (0.85%) Online Banking
11 3 (0.85%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 46 (12.99%) Windows
2 31 (8.76%) Unix
3 23 (6.50%) Linux
4 13 (3.67%) Windows Server
5 9 (2.54%) Solaris
6 4 (1.13%) AIX
7 3 (0.85%) CentOS
7 3 (0.85%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.85%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.56%) Android
9 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.28%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (30.23%) Information Security
2 104 (29.38%) Risk Management
3 68 (19.21%) Cybersecurity
4 48 (13.56%) Project Management
5 41 (11.58%) ITIL
6 32 (9.04%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (9.04%) Security Architecture
7 29 (8.19%) Stakeholder Management
8 26 (7.34%) Penetration Testing
8 26 (7.34%) Systems Analysis
9 25 (7.06%) Cryptography
9 25 (7.06%) ISMS
10 23 (6.50%) Change Management
10 23 (6.50%) Incident Management
11 22 (6.21%) Security Management
12 20 (5.65%) Service Delivery
13 18 (5.08%) Service Management
14 17 (4.80%) Analytics
14 17 (4.80%) Information Assurance
15 16 (4.52%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 21 (5.93%) C
2 12 (3.39%) SQL
3 9 (2.54%) JavaScript
4 8 (2.26%) Java
5 6 (1.69%) C#
6 4 (1.13%) MATLAB
6 4 (1.13%) Python
7 3 (0.85%) C++
7 3 (0.85%) PHP
8 2 (0.56%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.56%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.28%) Bourne shell
9 1 (0.28%) Perl
9 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 75 (21.19%) CISSP
2 60 (16.95%) Security Cleared
3 43 (12.15%) SC Cleared
4 39 (11.02%) Degree
5 34 (9.60%) CISM
6 27 (7.63%) CESG Certified Professional
7 25 (7.06%) DV Cleared
8 17 (4.80%) CISA
8 17 (4.80%) ISSAP
9 15 (4.24%) ISEB
10 11 (3.11%) CLAS
11 8 (2.26%) IISP
12 7 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (1.98%) CRISC
13 6 (1.69%) CCNA
14 5 (1.41%) CEH
15 4 (1.13%) CREST Certified
15 4 (1.13%) PMI Certification
16 3 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
16 3 (0.85%) GISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (13.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (7.91%) RMADS
3 23 (6.50%) QA
4 22 (6.21%) PCI DSS
5 12 (3.39%) PMO
6 11 (3.11%) GDPR
7 9 (2.54%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 9 (2.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (1.41%) COBIT
8 5 (1.41%) Solvency II
9 4 (1.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 4 (1.13%) ISO 9000
9 4 (1.13%) ISO26262
9 4 (1.13%) ISO27002
10 3 (0.85%) Cyber Essentials
10 3 (0.85%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.85%) IFRS
10 3 (0.85%) IFRS 9
10 3 (0.85%) SLA
11 2 (0.56%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 9 (2.54%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.56%) XenApp
4 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.28%) NFS
4 1 (0.28%) Sendmail
4 1 (0.28%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.28%) vSphere
4 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (1.98%) QRadar
2 4 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.85%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (0.56%) Nessus
4 2 (0.56%) Nmap
4 2 (0.56%) WSUS
5 1 (0.28%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.28%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (6.50%) Microsoft
2 13 (3.67%) Citrix
2 13 (3.67%) Splunk
3 10 (2.82%) Oracle
4 9 (2.54%) Cisco
4 9 (2.54%) SAP
5 7 (1.98%) Trend Micro
5 7 (1.98%) VMware
6 6 (1.69%) Dell
6 6 (1.69%) Sourcefire
6 6 (1.69%) Symantec
7 5 (1.41%) Atlassian
7 5 (1.41%) F5
7 5 (1.41%) Palo Alto
7 5 (1.41%) ServiceNow
8 4 (1.13%) Actimize
8 4 (1.13%) CheckPoint
8 4 (1.13%) Qualys
9 3 (0.85%) CA
9 3 (0.85%) Red Hat
Staines, Middlesex
Harris Global
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £350.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago