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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Assessment
Rank 426 334 326
Rank change year-on-year
-92 -8
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 175 261 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.53% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.69% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 153 137
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £263 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £363
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +24.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £36.25 - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 - £31.00
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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
40274 37756 35067
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.92% 76.45% 75.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 26662 23794 21732
Average daily rate £422 £410 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1065 1106 1034
Average hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -26.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.67 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £46.34 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

Risk Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Risk Assessment across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Assessment within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -32 90 £475 +5.55% 20
South East -32 43 £414 +10.33% 12
North West -29 10 £308 -33.45% 6
South West -22 7 £375 -21.05% 1
East Midlands -4 6 £325 -31.57% 5
West Midlands -13 6 £400 -15.78% 2
Yorkshire -27 5 £400 -13.51% 2
East of England - 5 £600 - 4
Midlands - 1 - -
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Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Risk Assessment also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Risk Assessment.

1 91 (26.69%) Finance
2 87 (25.51%) Information Security
3 84 (24.63%) Risk Management
4 80 (23.46%) CISSP
5 76 (22.29%) Project Management
6 63 (18.48%) ITIL
7 62 (18.18%) CISM
8 49 (14.37%) Stakeholder Management
9 46 (13.49%) CISA
10 45 (13.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 43 (12.61%) Banking
12 41 (12.02%) Management Information System
13 40 (11.73%) Agile Software Development
14 33 (9.68%) PRINCE2
14 33 (9.68%) Data Protection
15 30 (8.80%) PCI DSS
15 30 (8.80%) MS Visio
16 29 (8.50%) MS Excel
16 29 (8.50%) Degree
17 28 (8.21%) QA
17 28 (8.21%) Risk Analysis
18 26 (7.62%) COBIT
19 25 (7.33%) Security Architecture
19 25 (7.33%) Windows
19 25 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
20 24 (7.04%) Change Management
20 24 (7.04%) Investment Banking
21 23 (6.74%) Telecoms
21 23 (6.74%) Legal
22 21 (6.16%) Migration

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Risk Assessment also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Risk Assessment. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (1.76%) IIS
1 6 (1.76%) MS Project Server
2 4 (1.17%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.88%) Apache
4 2 (0.59%) TPMS
4 2 (0.59%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.29%) SAS
5 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 30 (8.80%) MS Visio
2 29 (8.50%) MS Excel
3 21 (6.16%) MS Project
4 19 (5.57%) MS Office
4 19 (5.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.59%) Agresso
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.29%) HFM
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.29%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.29%) SAP FS
2 1 (0.29%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.47%) SaaS
2 4 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.87%) Firewall
2 10 (2.93%) Network Security
3 9 (2.64%) TCP/IP
4 8 (2.35%) VPN
4 8 (2.35%) Internet
5 7 (2.05%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (1.76%) OSPF
7 5 (1.47%) BGP
7 5 (1.47%) Extranet
7 5 (1.47%) Wireless
8 4 (1.17%) Junos
8 4 (1.17%) Intranet
9 3 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (0.88%) IPsec
9 3 (0.88%) SNMP
9 3 (0.88%) DNS
9 3 (0.88%) WAN
9 3 (0.88%) DHCP
10 2 (0.59%) SSL
10 2 (0.59%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.64%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.76%) QlikView
3 2 (0.59%) Big Data
3 2 (0.59%) Couchbase
3 2 (0.59%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.59%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.59%) PowerCenter
3 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.29%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.29%) SAP BI
4 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.29%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 7 (2.05%) Rational Rose
2 6 (1.76%) JIRA
3 4 (1.17%) Zephyr
4 3 (0.88%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.29%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.29%) JMeter
5 1 (0.29%) Yeoman
General
1 91 (26.69%) Finance
2 43 (12.61%) Banking
3 24 (7.04%) Investment Banking
4 23 (6.74%) Telecoms
4 23 (6.74%) Legal
5 20 (5.87%) Retail
6 15 (4.40%) Back Office
7 8 (2.35%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (2.05%) Front Office
8 7 (2.05%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.47%) Automotive
10 4 (1.17%) Law
10 4 (1.17%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.59%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.59%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.29%) Billing
12 1 (0.29%) Advertising
12 1 (0.29%) Publishing
12 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 81 (23.75%) Analyst
2 43 (12.61%) Project Manager
3 41 (12.02%) Consultant
4 36 (10.56%) Security Consultant
5 27 (7.92%) Business Analyst
6 26 (7.62%) Security Analyst
7 22 (6.45%) Architect
8 19 (5.57%) Risk Analyst
9 14 (4.11%) Security Manager
9 14 (4.11%) Test Manager
10 13 (3.81%) Security Architect
10 13 (3.81%) Information Security Consultant
11 12 (3.52%) IT Risk Analyst
12 9 (2.64%) Risk Consultant
12 9 (2.64%) Security Specialist
12 9 (2.64%) Information Security Analyst
12 9 (2.64%) Programme Manager
12 9 (2.64%) Information Analyst
13 8 (2.35%) Designer
14 6 (1.76%) Programme Assurance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.17%) .NET
1 4 (1.17%) Web Services
2 3 (0.88%) JSP
2 3 (0.88%) SOAP
2 3 (0.88%) Middleware
3 2 (0.59%) .NET Framework
3 2 (0.59%) WCF
3 2 (0.59%) REST
3 2 (0.59%) Regular Expression
3 2 (0.59%) CSS
3 2 (0.59%) HTML
3 2 (0.59%) SAML
4 1 (0.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (12.02%) Management Information System
2 25 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 10 (2.93%) RMADS
5 9 (2.64%) Life Science
5 9 (2.64%) PKI
6 8 (2.35%) Data Protection Act
6 8 (2.35%) CESG
7 7 (2.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (2.05%) User Experience
8 6 (1.76%) Fixed Income
8 6 (1.76%) SCADA
9 5 (1.47%) Clustering
9 5 (1.47%) Cryptography
9 5 (1.47%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.17%) BYOD
10 4 (1.17%) Economics
10 4 (1.17%) Biotechnology
11 3 (0.88%) Human Factors
11 3 (0.88%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 25 (7.33%) Windows
2 15 (4.40%) Linux
3 8 (2.35%) UNIX
4 6 (1.76%) Solaris
5 4 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.88%) AIX
7 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.29%) Android
7 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (25.51%) Information Security
2 84 (24.63%) Risk Management
3 76 (22.29%) Project Management
4 63 (18.48%) ITIL
5 49 (14.37%) Stakeholder Management
6 40 (11.73%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (9.68%) PRINCE2
7 33 (9.68%) Data Protection
8 28 (8.21%) Risk Analysis
9 25 (7.33%) Security Architecture
10 24 (7.04%) Change Management
11 21 (6.16%) Migration
11 21 (6.16%) Incident Management
11 21 (6.16%) Project Planning
12 20 (5.87%) Security Management
13 18 (5.28%) Disaster Recovery
14 17 (4.99%) Service Delivery
14 17 (4.99%) UML
14 17 (4.99%) TOGAF
14 17 (4.99%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (3.23%) SQL
2 6 (1.76%) C
3 4 (1.17%) C#
4 3 (0.88%) Perl
5 2 (0.59%) Tcl
5 2 (0.59%) Java
5 2 (0.59%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.29%) COBOL
6 1 (0.29%) ABAP
6 1 (0.29%) VBA
6 1 (0.29%) Assembly Language
6 1 (0.29%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.29%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.29%) sed
Qualifications
1 80 (23.46%) CISSP
2 62 (18.18%) CISM
3 46 (13.49%) CISA
4 29 (8.50%) Degree
5 19 (5.57%) Security Cleared
6 16 (4.69%) CRISC
6 16 (4.69%) CEH
7 11 (3.23%) SC Cleared
8 10 (2.93%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (2.64%) ISEB
10 8 (2.35%) PMI Certification
11 7 (2.05%) PMP
12 6 (1.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 6 (1.76%) Check Point Certification
12 6 (1.76%) GIAC
12 6 (1.76%) CCSA
13 4 (1.17%) CISMP
13 4 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (1.17%) CCNP
13 4 (1.17%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (13.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (8.80%) PCI DSS
3 28 (8.21%) QA
4 26 (7.62%) COBIT
5 13 (3.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (1.76%) GMP
6 6 (1.76%) SLA
7 4 (1.17%) ISO 9001
7 4 (1.17%) GAMP
8 3 (0.88%) JSP 440
8 3 (0.88%) GxP
8 3 (0.88%) IEC 61508
9 2 (0.59%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.29%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.29%) BS7799
10 1 (0.29%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.29%) BS15000
10 1 (0.29%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 11 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.29%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.59%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 2 (0.59%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (0.59%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.29%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.29%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 19 (5.57%) SAP
2 12 (3.52%) Cisco
3 11 (3.23%) Microsoft
3 11 (3.23%) CheckPoint
4 8 (2.35%) Juniper
4 8 (2.35%) Oracle
5 6 (1.76%) HP
6 5 (1.47%) Blue Coat
6 5 (1.47%) IBM
7 4 (1.17%) PeopleSoft
7 4 (1.17%) VMware
7 4 (1.17%) F5
7 4 (1.17%) Splunk
8 3 (0.88%) ArcSight
8 3 (0.88%) MobileIron
9 2 (0.59%) Redback
9 2 (0.59%) Ab Initio
9 2 (0.59%) Fortinet
9 2 (0.59%) LANDesk
9 2 (0.59%) Qualys
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