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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Assessment
Rank 463 451 357
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -94
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 167 166 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.33% 0.32% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.40% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 97 147
Median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £320 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £474 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+18.56% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £62.50 £36.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.41% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.75 £40.50 -
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -
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
41414 41262 38397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.03% 79.98% 78.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 27624 27289 24283
Median daily rate £450 £420 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 943 1073 1105
Median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £52.31 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 -3 83 £550 +15.78% 16
South East +16 46 £475 +16.92% 6
North West +3 9 £550 +78.71% 3
West Midlands -29 9 £350 -19.07% 5
East of England +23 8 £425 +6.25% 6
Yorkshire -3 5 £550 +37.50% 3
South West -7 4 £386 +3.00% 3
East Midlands -3 1 - - 1
North East - 1 £450 -
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Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 118 (32.87%) Finance
2 103 (28.69%) Information Security
3 88 (24.51%) Risk Management
3 88 (24.51%) CISSP
4 68 (18.94%) Project Management
5 47 (13.09%) Security Cleared
6 46 (12.81%) Banking
7 45 (12.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 45 (12.53%) Security Architecture
8 44 (12.26%) CISM
9 43 (11.98%) Stakeholder Management
10 41 (11.42%) QA
10 41 (11.42%) Agile Software Development
11 40 (11.14%) Oracle
12 37 (10.31%) ITIL
12 37 (10.31%) Firewall
12 37 (10.31%) Cybersecurity
13 35 (9.75%) Windows
14 33 (9.19%) Microsoft
15 30 (8.36%) CESG
16 29 (8.08%) Management Information System
17 27 (7.52%) Business Continuity
18 26 (7.24%) Unix
18 26 (7.24%) Information Assurance
19 25 (6.96%) Telecoms
19 25 (6.96%) Service Management
20 24 (6.69%) Network Security
21 23 (6.41%) Change Management
22 22 (6.13%) CISA
22 22 (6.13%) PRINCE2

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 (4.18%) MS Exchange
2 9 (2.51%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.39%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.11%) Confluence
5 3 (0.84%) Tuxedo
6 2 (0.56%) CMS
6 2 (0.56%) IIS
7 1 (0.28%) Apache
7 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.28%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.28%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (6.13%) MS Excel
2 21 (5.85%) MS Project
3 17 (4.74%) MS Office
4 16 (4.46%) MS Visio
5 9 (2.51%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.84%) SmartSuite
7 2 (0.56%) GNU Octave
8 1 (0.28%) CINEMA 4D
8 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.56%) SAP EHS
2 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.28%) Maximo
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.28%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (0.28%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.34%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.51%) IaaS
4 8 (2.23%) Office 365
5 7 (1.95%) PaaS
5 7 (1.95%) SaaS
6 5 (1.39%) Yammer
7 3 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.28%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 37 (10.31%) Firewall
2 24 (6.69%) Network Security
3 18 (5.01%) Internet
4 15 (4.18%) SMTP
5 10 (2.79%) IPsec
5 10 (2.79%) Wireless
6 9 (2.51%) FTP
6 9 (2.51%) LAN
6 9 (2.51%) SSH
7 8 (2.23%) TCP/IP
7 8 (2.23%) VPN
8 7 (1.95%) WAN
9 3 (0.84%) 3G
9 3 (0.84%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (0.56%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.56%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (0.56%) Extranet
10 2 (0.56%) MPLS
10 2 (0.56%) SSL
10 2 (0.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.01%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.06%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.84%) KDB
4 3 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (0.56%) SAP HANA
5 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.28%) DB2
6 1 (0.28%) FileMaker
6 1 (0.28%) GIS
6 1 (0.28%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (1.67%) JIRA
2 3 (0.84%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.56%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.56%) Rational Rose
3 2 (0.56%) Selenium
3 2 (0.56%) SoapUI
3 2 (0.56%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.28%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.28%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.28%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.28%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (0.28%) Maven
4 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 118 (32.87%) Finance
2 46 (12.81%) Banking
3 25 (6.96%) Telecoms
4 15 (4.18%) Retail
5 9 (2.51%) Front Office
5 9 (2.51%) Legal
6 8 (2.23%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.67%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.84%) Law
9 2 (0.56%) Advertising
9 2 (0.56%) Back Office
10 1 (0.28%) Automotive
10 1 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Electronics
10 1 (0.28%) Local Government
10 1 (0.28%) Marketing
10 1 (0.28%) Publishing
10 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 69 (19.22%) Analyst
2 65 (18.11%) Consultant
3 50 (13.93%) Security Consultant
4 45 (12.53%) Project Manager
5 40 (11.14%) Architect
6 34 (9.47%) Security Analyst
7 30 (8.36%) Security Architect
8 22 (6.13%) IT Consultant
9 20 (5.57%) Risk Manager
10 18 (5.01%) Risk Consultant
11 17 (4.74%) Business Analyst
12 16 (4.46%) IT Security Consultant
13 15 (4.18%) IT Analyst
13 15 (4.18%) Security Manager
14 14 (3.90%) Risk Analyst
15 13 (3.62%) IT Manager
15 13 (3.62%) IT Risk Consultant
16 12 (3.34%) Programme Manager
17 10 (2.79%) Information Security Consultant
18 9 (2.51%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.51%) Middleware
1 9 (2.51%) Web Services
2 5 (1.39%) SAML
2 5 (1.39%) WAP
3 3 (0.84%) HTML
4 2 (0.56%) .NET
4 2 (0.56%) CSS
4 2 (0.56%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (0.56%) REST
4 2 (0.56%) SOAP
4 2 (0.56%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.28%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.28%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.28%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.28%) COM
5 1 (0.28%) J2EE
5 1 (0.28%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.28%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.36%) CESG
2 29 (8.08%) Management Information System
3 20 (5.57%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (5.57%) Cryptography
4 12 (3.34%) Data Centre
5 11 (3.06%) Credit Risk
6 10 (2.79%) Client/Server
7 8 (2.23%) PKI
7 8 (2.23%) PMI
7 8 (2.23%) Security Operations Centre
8 7 (1.95%) Credit Derivative
8 7 (1.95%) Derivative
8 7 (1.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (1.95%) Market Risk
8 7 (1.95%) Mathematics
9 6 (1.67%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.67%) SWIFT
10 5 (1.39%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.39%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.39%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 35 (9.75%) Windows
2 26 (7.24%) Unix
3 21 (5.85%) Linux
4 10 (2.79%) Windows Vista
5 9 (2.51%) Solaris
5 9 (2.51%) Windows Server
6 6 (1.67%) AIX
7 3 (0.84%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.56%) Android
8 2 (0.56%) NetWare
9 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.28%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (28.69%) Information Security
2 88 (24.51%) Risk Management
3 68 (18.94%) Project Management
4 45 (12.53%) Security Architecture
5 43 (11.98%) Stakeholder Management
6 41 (11.42%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (10.31%) Cybersecurity
7 37 (10.31%) ITIL
8 27 (7.52%) Business Continuity
9 26 (7.24%) Information Assurance
10 25 (6.96%) Service Management
11 23 (6.41%) Change Management
12 22 (6.13%) PRINCE2
13 21 (5.85%) CRM
13 21 (5.85%) Incident Management
14 20 (5.57%) Penetration Testing
15 19 (5.29%) Identity Access Management
15 19 (5.29%) Security Testing
16 18 (5.01%) SDLC
16 18 (5.01%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (3.34%) SQL
2 11 (3.06%) Java
3 10 (2.79%) C#
3 10 (2.79%) C++
3 10 (2.79%) Perl
4 8 (2.23%) Python
5 6 (1.67%) VBA
6 5 (1.39%) Bash Shell
6 5 (1.39%) PowerShell
7 3 (0.84%) C
7 3 (0.84%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.84%) Ruby
8 2 (0.56%) Assembly Language
8 2 (0.56%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.56%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.28%) AWK
Qualifications
1 88 (24.51%) CISSP
2 47 (13.09%) Security Cleared
3 44 (12.26%) CISM
4 22 (6.13%) CISA
5 21 (5.85%) SC Cleared
6 19 (5.29%) Degree
6 19 (5.29%) DV Cleared
6 19 (5.29%) PMI Certification
7 16 (4.46%) CEH
7 16 (4.46%) CESG Certified Professional
8 14 (3.90%) CLAS
8 14 (3.90%) PMP
9 9 (2.51%) CISMP
10 7 (1.95%) GIAC
10 7 (1.95%) ISEB
10 7 (1.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 7 (1.95%) PhD
11 6 (1.67%) SANS
12 5 (1.39%) IISP
13 3 (0.84%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (12.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 41 (11.42%) QA
3 22 (6.13%) PCI DSS
4 17 (4.74%) COBIT
5 15 (4.18%) RMADS
6 7 (1.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (1.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 3 (0.84%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 3 (0.84%) BS25999
8 3 (0.84%) HMG Infosec
8 3 (0.84%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.56%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.56%) ISO27005
9 2 (0.56%) JSP 440
9 2 (0.56%) NEBOSH
10 1 (0.28%) COSO
10 1 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.28%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.28%) ISO22301
10 1 (0.28%) ISO27002
System Software
1 11 (3.06%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.51%) Sendmail
3 7 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (1.11%) RSA Archer
2 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.28%) Nessus
2 1 (0.28%) Nmap
2 1 (0.28%) Puppet
2 1 (0.28%) Salt
Vendors
1 40 (11.14%) Oracle
2 33 (9.19%) Microsoft
3 13 (3.62%) PeopleSoft
4 11 (3.06%) Citrix
5 10 (2.79%) Cisco
5 10 (2.79%) VMware
6 8 (2.23%) SAP
7 6 (1.67%) LogRhythm
7 6 (1.67%) Sun
8 5 (1.39%) HP
8 5 (1.39%) Juniper
8 5 (1.39%) Proofpoint
9 4 (1.11%) Sybase
10 3 (0.84%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 3 (0.84%) BT
10 3 (0.84%) Cognos
10 3 (0.84%) Ericsson
10 3 (0.84%) Nokia
10 3 (0.84%) Siemens
10 3 (0.84%) ZTE
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