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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Assessment
Rank 431 367 370
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +3
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 162 204 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.43% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.57% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 123 116
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£475 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £168 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £423
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 4
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £14.90 £18.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £39.70 £34.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+23.45% +1.25%
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
39381 35768 36229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.87% 74.65% 72.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 25694 22646 21510
Average daily rate £423 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1118 1037 1346
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% -1.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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 86 £500 +11.11% 16
South East -29 32 £400 +138.80% 8
South West -27 11 £539 +20.44% 4
North West -17 10 £500 +56.73% 8
West Midlands -16 9 £380 -9.52% 2
East Midlands +6 5 £425 -18.66%
East of England -17 5 £425 +13.33% 1
Yorkshire -4 2 - - 2
Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
Risk Assessment
UK

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

1 117 (28.06%) Finance
2 105 (25.18%) Information Security
3 93 (22.30%) Risk Management
4 74 (17.75%) Project Management
5 63 (15.11%) CISSP
6 60 (14.39%) ITIL
7 59 (14.15%) PRINCE2
8 56 (13.43%) Security Cleared
9 55 (13.19%) Management Information System
10 54 (12.95%) Stakeholder Management
11 53 (12.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 48 (11.51%) Firewall
13 47 (11.27%) Banking
13 47 (11.27%) SC Cleared
14 44 (10.55%) Cisco
15 42 (10.07%) Agile Software Development
16 40 (9.59%) MS Project
16 40 (9.59%) MS Excel
16 40 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
17 39 (9.35%) Security Architecture
17 39 (9.35%) Degree
18 38 (9.11%) Windows
19 36 (8.63%) Network Security
20 35 (8.39%) Microsoft
20 35 (8.39%) Change Management
21 34 (8.15%) MS Office
22 33 (7.91%) CISM
22 33 (7.91%) MS PowerPoint
22 33 (7.91%) Penetration Testing
23 32 (7.67%) Telecoms

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 14 (3.36%) MS Project Server
2 5 (1.20%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.96%) Node.js
4 3 (0.72%) Documentum
4 3 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.48%) Apache
6 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.24%) Site Server
6 1 (0.24%) CMS
6 1 (0.24%) Confluence
6 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
Applications
1 40 (9.59%) MS Excel
1 40 (9.59%) MS Project
2 34 (8.15%) MS Office
3 33 (7.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 25 (6.00%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.24%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.24%) Stata
6 1 (0.24%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 5 (1.20%) Summit
2 4 (0.96%) TRIRIGA
3 2 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.24%) CA Clarity
4 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.24%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.48%) SaaS
2 2 (0.48%) PaaS
2 2 (0.48%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (11.51%) Firewall
2 36 (8.63%) Network Security
3 30 (7.19%) VPN
4 19 (4.56%) OSPF
5 17 (4.08%) Internet
5 17 (4.08%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (3.84%) BGP
6 16 (3.84%) SSL
7 14 (3.36%) IPsec
8 12 (2.88%) Cisco PIX
8 12 (2.88%) Wireless
9 11 (2.64%) MPLS
9 11 (2.64%) WAN
10 10 (2.40%) VoIP
10 10 (2.40%) Reverse Proxy
11 9 (2.16%) SNMP
11 9 (2.16%) FWSM
12 7 (1.68%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (1.44%) LAN
13 6 (1.44%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (2.88%) MS Access
2 7 (1.68%) Big Data
3 5 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (0.72%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.48%) KDB
5 2 (0.48%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.24%) DB2
6 1 (0.24%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (1.20%) Rational Rose
2 3 (0.72%) ClearQuest
3 2 (0.48%) yacc
3 2 (0.48%) ANTLR
4 1 (0.24%) JProfiler
4 1 (0.24%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (0.24%) Introscope
4 1 (0.24%) JIRA
4 1 (0.24%) Ant
4 1 (0.24%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.24%) Toad
4 1 (0.24%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.24%) LoadRunner
General
1 117 (28.06%) Finance
2 47 (11.27%) Banking
3 32 (7.67%) Telecoms
4 22 (5.28%) Investment Banking
5 18 (4.32%) Retail
5 18 (4.32%) Legal
6 15 (3.60%) Front Office
7 13 (3.12%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (2.16%) Manufacturing
8 9 (2.16%) Advertising
9 8 (1.92%) Financial Institution
10 5 (1.20%) Back Office
10 5 (1.20%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.96%) Automotive
12 2 (0.48%) Law
12 2 (0.48%) Private Banking
12 2 (0.48%) Publishing
13 1 (0.24%) Military
13 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.24%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 82 (19.66%) Analyst
2 61 (14.63%) Consultant
3 46 (11.03%) Project Manager
4 40 (9.59%) Security Consultant
5 32 (7.67%) Security Analyst
6 29 (6.95%) Business Analyst
7 25 (6.00%) Architect
8 19 (4.56%) Programme Manager
9 15 (3.60%) Coordinator
9 15 (3.60%) Security Engineer
9 15 (3.60%) Information Security Consultant
10 14 (3.36%) Risk Analyst
11 12 (2.88%) Risk Manager
11 12 (2.88%) Risk Consultant
12 11 (2.64%) Developer
13 10 (2.40%) Senior Analyst
13 10 (2.40%) Planning Manager
14 9 (2.16%) Security Architect
14 9 (2.16%) IT Security Analyst
14 9 (2.16%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.56%) .NET
1 19 (4.56%) JSP
2 14 (3.36%) XML
3 12 (2.88%) HTML
4 11 (2.64%) Web Services
5 7 (1.68%) CSS
6 6 (1.44%) Struts
7 5 (1.20%) Swing
7 5 (1.20%) Spring
8 4 (0.96%) WPF
8 4 (0.96%) WAP
8 4 (0.96%) WML
9 2 (0.48%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.48%) JDBC
9 2 (0.48%) SOAP
9 2 (0.48%) Middleware
9 2 (0.48%) HTML5
9 2 (0.48%) Android SDK
9 2 (0.48%) JSON
10 1 (0.24%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 55 (13.19%) Management Information System
2 40 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (4.08%) RMADS
4 15 (3.60%) CESG
5 12 (2.88%) CESG CLAS
6 11 (2.64%) Data Protection Act
7 8 (1.92%) Mathematics
8 7 (1.68%) Clustering
9 6 (1.44%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.20%) Economics
10 5 (1.20%) Thin Client
10 5 (1.20%) Blackberry
10 5 (1.20%) PMI
10 5 (1.20%) Physics
10 5 (1.20%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.20%) Fat Client
10 5 (1.20%) FMCG
10 5 (1.20%) Smart Meter
11 4 (0.96%) Statistics
12 3 (0.72%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 38 (9.11%) Windows
2 21 (5.04%) Linux
3 18 (4.32%) UNIX
4 9 (2.16%) Solaris
5 7 (1.68%) Android
6 5 (1.20%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.96%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.72%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.72%) AIX
9 2 (0.48%) Windows NT
9 2 (0.48%) VMS
10 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (25.18%) Information Security
2 93 (22.30%) Risk Management
3 74 (17.75%) Project Management
4 60 (14.39%) ITIL
5 59 (14.15%) PRINCE2
6 54 (12.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 42 (10.07%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (9.35%) Security Architecture
9 35 (8.39%) Change Management
10 33 (7.91%) Penetration Testing
11 27 (6.47%) Project Planning
12 24 (5.76%) Migration
13 22 (5.28%) Data Protection
14 21 (5.04%) Continuous Improvement
14 21 (5.04%) Business Continuity
14 21 (5.04%) Security Management
15 20 (4.80%) Risk Analysis
16 19 (4.56%) Programme Management
17 18 (4.32%) Service Delivery
17 18 (4.32%) UML
Programming Languages
1 21 (5.04%) Java
2 17 (4.08%) C
3 15 (3.60%) C++
4 13 (3.12%) C#
5 10 (2.40%) SQL
6 7 (1.68%) Perl
6 7 (1.68%) Tcl
7 4 (0.96%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.72%) VB
8 3 (0.72%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.72%) Objective-C
8 3 (0.72%) Ruby
8 3 (0.72%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.48%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.48%) Python
10 1 (0.24%) PHP
10 1 (0.24%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 63 (15.11%) CISSP
2 56 (13.43%) Security Cleared
3 47 (11.27%) SC Cleared
4 39 (9.35%) Degree
5 33 (7.91%) CISM
6 25 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (3.36%) ITIL Certification
7 14 (3.36%) CISA
8 12 (2.88%) Check Point Certification
9 11 (2.64%) GIAC
10 10 (2.40%) PMI Certification
10 10 (2.40%) CCIE
10 10 (2.40%) CCSP
10 10 (2.40%) CCNP
11 9 (2.16%) CRISC
12 8 (1.92%) DV Cleared
12 8 (1.92%) CCDP
13 7 (1.68%) ISEB
14 5 (1.20%) PMP
14 5 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (12.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (6.47%) PCI DSS
3 18 (4.32%) COBIT
4 17 (4.08%) QA
5 15 (3.60%) JSP 440
6 9 (2.16%) ISO 9001
7 6 (1.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (1.20%) ISO 14001
9 4 (0.96%) SLA
10 3 (0.72%) BS7799
11 2 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 2 (0.48%) Solvency II
12 1 (0.24%) P3O
12 1 (0.24%) BS15000
12 1 (0.24%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 12 (2.88%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.72%) Terminal Server
2 3 (0.72%) Nmap
2 3 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.72%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.48%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (1.68%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.20%) Nessus
3 3 (0.72%) SCVMM
3 3 (0.72%) CORE IMPACT
4 1 (0.24%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.24%) nmon
4 1 (0.24%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 44 (10.55%) Cisco
2 35 (8.39%) Microsoft
3 32 (7.67%) Juniper
4 25 (6.00%) CheckPoint
5 20 (4.80%) Oracle
6 19 (4.56%) SAP
7 16 (3.84%) F5
8 11 (2.64%) HP
9 10 (2.40%) IBM
9 10 (2.40%) Radware
9 10 (2.40%) Redback
9 10 (2.40%) Blue Coat
9 10 (2.40%) Nokia
10 5 (1.20%) Splunk
10 5 (1.20%) Qualys
10 5 (1.20%) Fortinet
11 4 (0.96%) MobileIron
11 4 (0.96%) Cyber-Ark
12 3 (0.72%) Venda
12 3 (0.72%) AlgoSec
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