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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Assessment
Rank 414 372 366
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -6
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 168 204 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.33% 0.41% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.55% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 118 86
Average daily rate
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£438 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £329 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Average hourly rate £36.25 £10.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+262.50% -65.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £10.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+245.00% -65.51%
Risk Assessment
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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
38743 37390 31855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.59% 75.29% 74.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 24566 23724 19449
Average daily rate £423 £403 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.96% -2.42%
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 £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1119 1085 996
Average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.37 £13.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -3.12%

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 28 April 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
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 28 April 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -36 73 £463 -2.63% 16
South East -2 48 £438 +9.37% 7
North West -17 12 £550 +22.22% 7
South West +16 11 £375 -27.88% 8
East Midlands +5 10 £450 - 2
West Midlands -18 10 £375 -23.07% 2
East of England +13 1 - - 5
North East -4 1 £400 -
Yorkshire -27 1 £390 -0.95% 6
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Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 71 (21.07%) Finance
2 66 (19.58%) Risk Management
2 66 (19.58%) Information Security
3 64 (18.99%) ITIL
4 63 (18.69%) CISSP
5 56 (16.62%) Project Management
6 44 (13.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 44 (13.06%) Security Cleared
7 39 (11.57%) SC Cleared
7 39 (11.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 39 (11.57%) Telecoms
8 38 (11.28%) CISM
9 36 (10.68%) Firewall
9 36 (10.68%) Management Information System
10 35 (10.39%) PRINCE2
11 34 (10.09%) Windows
12 33 (9.79%) Cisco
13 31 (9.20%) Degree
13 31 (9.20%) PCI DSS
14 30 (8.90%) Microsoft
15 29 (8.61%) CheckPoint
16 27 (8.01%) OSPF
16 27 (8.01%) VPN
17 26 (7.72%) MS Excel
17 26 (7.72%) Banking
18 24 (7.12%) Agile Software Development
18 24 (7.12%) Network Security
19 23 (6.82%) CISA
19 23 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
20 22 (6.53%) RIP

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 10 (2.97%) MS Project Server
2 6 (1.78%) IIS
3 5 (1.48%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.59%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.59%) TPMS
4 2 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.30%) WordPress
5 1 (0.30%) Confluence
5 1 (0.30%) SAS
5 1 (0.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 26 (7.72%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.64%) MS Project
3 18 (5.34%) MS Visio
4 17 (5.04%) MS Office
5 11 (3.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.89%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.30%) SAP FS
2 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.30%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (10.68%) Firewall
2 27 (8.01%) VPN
2 27 (8.01%) OSPF
3 24 (7.12%) Network Security
4 22 (6.53%) RIP
5 15 (4.45%) IPsec
6 14 (4.15%) Internet
7 13 (3.86%) SSL
7 13 (3.86%) Wireless
8 12 (3.56%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (3.26%) VLAN
10 8 (2.37%) SNMP
10 8 (2.37%) LAN
11 7 (2.08%) TCP/IP
11 7 (2.08%) WLAN
12 6 (1.78%) VoIP
12 6 (1.78%) BGP
12 6 (1.78%) Cisco ISE
13 5 (1.48%) Cisco PIX
13 5 (1.48%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (0.59%) Couchbase
2 2 (0.59%) Oracle Database
2 2 (0.59%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.30%) QlikView
3 1 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.30%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (2.67%) Rational Rose
2 4 (1.19%) Subversion
3 3 (0.89%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.89%) Trac
3 3 (0.89%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.30%) Introscope
4 1 (0.30%) Yeoman
4 1 (0.30%) JIRA
General
1 71 (21.07%) Finance
2 39 (11.57%) Telecoms
3 26 (7.72%) Banking
4 21 (6.23%) Retail
5 18 (5.34%) Legal
6 10 (2.97%) Investment Banking
7 8 (2.37%) Front Office
7 8 (2.37%) Back Office
8 7 (2.08%) Retail Banking
9 6 (1.78%) Marketing
9 6 (1.78%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (1.48%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.89%) German Language
12 2 (0.59%) Automotive
13 1 (0.30%) Law
13 1 (0.30%) Billing
13 1 (0.30%) Advertising
13 1 (0.30%) Publishing
13 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 60 (17.80%) Analyst
2 38 (11.28%) Consultant
3 37 (10.98%) Architect
4 36 (10.68%) Project Manager
5 30 (8.90%) Security Consultant
6 24 (7.12%) Design Engineer
7 23 (6.82%) Security Analyst
8 22 (6.53%) Business Analyst
9 19 (5.64%) IP Engineer
10 15 (4.45%) Security Engineer
11 11 (3.26%) Risk Analyst
11 11 (3.26%) Programme Manager
11 11 (3.26%) Coordinator
12 10 (2.97%) Infrastructure Manager
12 10 (2.97%) Enterprise Architect
12 10 (2.97%) Security Architect
13 9 (2.67%) Security Specialist
13 9 (2.67%) Solutions Architect
13 9 (2.67%) Risk Consultant
14 8 (2.37%) IT Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.56%) .NET
2 8 (2.37%) HTML
3 4 (1.19%) ASP.NET
3 4 (1.19%) Web Services
4 3 (0.89%) XSLT
4 3 (0.89%) CSS
4 3 (0.89%) JSP
4 3 (0.89%) SOAP
4 3 (0.89%) WCF
5 2 (0.59%) HTML5
5 2 (0.59%) REST
5 2 (0.59%) SAML
5 2 (0.59%) Middleware
5 2 (0.59%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.30%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.30%) WPF
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 36 (10.68%) Management Information System
2 16 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.26%) CESG
3 11 (3.26%) SecurID
4 9 (2.67%) RMADS
5 8 (2.37%) FMCG
6 7 (2.08%) User Experience
7 6 (1.78%) Life Science
8 5 (1.48%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (1.19%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.19%) Clustering
9 4 (1.19%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.89%) PKI
10 3 (0.89%) Cryptography
10 3 (0.89%) Economics
10 3 (0.89%) PMI
10 3 (0.89%) Human Factors
11 2 (0.59%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.59%) Biotechnology
11 2 (0.59%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 34 (10.09%) Windows
2 22 (6.53%) Linux
3 9 (2.67%) UNIX
4 8 (2.37%) Windows 7
5 7 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.19%) AIX
8 3 (0.89%) Windows NT
8 3 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.59%) Solaris
10 1 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.30%) Android
10 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (19.58%) Risk Management
1 66 (19.58%) Information Security
2 64 (18.99%) ITIL
3 56 (16.62%) Project Management
4 44 (13.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 35 (10.39%) PRINCE2
6 24 (7.12%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (6.53%) Validation
8 21 (6.23%) Change Management
8 21 (6.23%) Security Architecture
9 20 (5.93%) Project Planning
9 20 (5.93%) UML
10 19 (5.64%) Service Delivery
10 19 (5.64%) Security Management
11 17 (5.04%) Migration
11 17 (5.04%) Risk Analysis
12 16 (4.75%) Data Protection
13 15 (4.45%) Change Control
13 15 (4.45%) Coaching
14 14 (4.15%) Demand Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 10 (2.97%) SQL
1 10 (2.97%) C
2 8 (2.37%) Java
3 7 (2.08%) C#
4 6 (1.78%) Python
5 5 (1.48%) C++
6 4 (1.19%) VB
7 3 (0.89%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.89%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.89%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.59%) Tcl
8 2 (0.59%) Perl
9 1 (0.30%) PHP
9 1 (0.30%) ABAP
9 1 (0.30%) VBA
9 1 (0.30%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.30%) VB6
9 1 (0.30%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.30%) R
9 1 (0.30%) sed
Qualifications
1 63 (18.69%) CISSP
2 44 (13.06%) Security Cleared
3 39 (11.57%) SC Cleared
4 38 (11.28%) CISM
5 31 (9.20%) Degree
6 23 (6.82%) CISA
6 23 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (4.75%) CCNP
8 11 (3.26%) CEH
9 10 (2.97%) PMI Certification
10 9 (2.67%) Check Point Certification
10 9 (2.67%) PMP
11 7 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (1.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 6 (1.78%) ISEB
12 6 (1.78%) HND
13 5 (1.48%) CCIE
13 5 (1.48%) CCSP
13 5 (1.48%) CCDP
13 5 (1.48%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (11.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (9.20%) PCI DSS
3 20 (5.93%) QA
4 10 (2.97%) COBIT
5 5 (1.48%) ISO 9001
6 4 (1.19%) SLA
6 4 (1.19%) GMP
7 3 (0.89%) BS7799
7 3 (0.89%) GxP
7 3 (0.89%) JSP 440
7 3 (0.89%) BS15000
8 2 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 2 (0.59%) GAMP
8 2 (0.59%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.30%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.30%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
9 1 (0.30%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.30%) EFQM
System Software
1 7 (2.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.89%) Firmware
2 3 (0.89%) Terminal Server
2 3 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.59%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.89%) CORE IMPACT
2 3 (0.89%) Nessus
2 3 (0.89%) Nmap
3 2 (0.59%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.59%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.30%) OpenView
4 1 (0.30%) Control-M
4 1 (0.30%) Puppet
4 1 (0.30%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.30%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 33 (9.79%) Cisco
2 30 (8.90%) Microsoft
3 29 (8.61%) CheckPoint
4 20 (5.93%) Juniper
5 15 (4.45%) F5
6 12 (3.56%) Fortinet
7 11 (3.26%) Oracle
7 11 (3.26%) SAP
8 10 (2.97%) Tufin
8 10 (2.97%) AlgoSec
9 7 (2.08%) CA
10 6 (1.78%) IBM
10 6 (1.78%) Nokia
11 5 (1.48%) Radware
11 5 (1.48%) Redback
12 4 (1.19%) Blue Coat
12 4 (1.19%) Sophos
12 4 (1.19%) HP
12 4 (1.19%) MobileIron
13 3 (0.89%) VMware
South West
CPS Group UK
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £700 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Northamptonshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £700 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Harrogate
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £410 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Cumbria
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 27 days ago
Cumbria
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 27 days ago