The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Management
Rank 102 105 89
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 1178 1015 1081
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.30% 2.01% 2.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.82% 2.54% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 778 666 734
Average daily rate £475 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 22 20
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £16.70 £15.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £77.17 £60.00 £155.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +20.00%
Risk Management
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
41817 39938 38639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.64% 79.00% 77.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 27937 25262 24470
Average daily rate £445 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.07% +4.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 913 1172 1126
Average hourly rate £32.50 £29.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £47.50 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

Risk Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Risk Management across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Risk Management Jobs Demand Trend in England

Risk Management
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Risk Management across the England region.

Risk Management Daily Rate Trend in England

Risk Management
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Management across the England region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Risk Management Daily Rate Histogram in England

Risk Management
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Risk Management across the England region.

Risk Management Hourly Rate Trend in England

Risk Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Management across the England region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Risk Management Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Risk Management
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 Management within the England region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +9 671 £513 +2.50% 165
South East -24 134 £428 +0.58% 40
North West +27 130 £400 +8.10% 14
West Midlands +33 78 £350 -16.66% 17
South West -16 55 £374 +2.39% 23
East of England +15 44 £425 -13.92% 13
North East -18 28 £335 +11.66% 4
Yorkshire -6 20 £445 +7.87% 18
East Midlands +3 16 £415 +3.75% 2
Midlands - 5 £500 -
Risk Management
UK

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Risk Management 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 Management.

1 893 (38.59%) Finance
2 627 (27.10%) Project Management
3 398 (17.20%) Agile Software Development
4 394 (17.03%) Banking
5 329 (14.22%) Security Cleared
6 318 (13.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 318 (13.74%) Information Security
7 296 (12.79%) PRINCE2
8 261 (11.28%) Change Management
9 251 (10.85%) Analytical Skills
10 246 (10.63%) Management Information System
11 224 (9.68%) ITIL
11 224 (9.68%) Degree
12 221 (9.55%) SQL
13 220 (9.51%) Front Office
14 212 (9.16%) SC Cleared
15 208 (8.99%) CISSP
16 195 (8.43%) Microsoft
17 184 (7.95%) MS Excel
18 167 (7.22%) Oracle
19 161 (6.96%) Java
19 161 (6.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 156 (6.74%) Migration
20 156 (6.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
21 151 (6.53%) Investment Banking
22 144 (6.22%) Risk Assessment
22 144 (6.22%) Programme Management
23 143 (6.18%) Windows
24 142 (6.14%) C#
24 142 (6.14%) Derivative

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Risk Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 76 (3.28%) SharePoint
2 27 (1.17%) SAS
3 22 (0.95%) WebLogic
4 20 (0.86%) Confluence
5 18 (0.78%) WebSphere
6 14 (0.61%) IIS
7 13 (0.56%) Tuxedo
7 13 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
8 12 (0.52%) Tomcat
9 11 (0.48%) MS Exchange
10 9 (0.39%) Apache Spark
10 9 (0.39%) CMS
10 9 (0.39%) JBoss
11 8 (0.35%) Documentum
12 6 (0.26%) Captiva
13 5 (0.22%) MS Project Server
13 5 (0.22%) Oracle Coherence
13 5 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (0.22%) Skype for Business
14 4 (0.17%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 184 (7.95%) MS Excel
2 114 (4.93%) MS Office
3 97 (4.19%) MS Project
4 63 (2.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 36 (1.56%) MS Visio
6 15 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
7 14 (0.61%) Open Workbench
8 9 (0.39%) SPSS
9 5 (0.22%) SmartSuite
10 3 (0.13%) LaTeX
11 1 (0.043%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.043%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.043%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.043%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.043%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 14 (0.61%) Endur
2 9 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (0.39%) TradeThru
3 8 (0.35%) SAP GRC
4 7 (0.30%) Primavera
4 7 (0.30%) Summit
5 6 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
6 5 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.17%) Front Arena
7 4 (0.17%) SAP BPC
8 3 (0.13%) Eikon
8 3 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.13%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (0.086%) Dynamics GP
9 2 (0.086%) Eagle PACE
9 2 (0.086%) Misys Opics
9 2 (0.086%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.086%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.086%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 23 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (0.56%) Office 365
5 11 (0.48%) SaaS
6 8 (0.35%) IaaS
7 4 (0.17%) GitHub
8 3 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (0.13%) Amazon Kinesis
8 3 (0.13%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.13%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
9 2 (0.086%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.086%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.086%) Yammer
10 1 (0.043%) Force.com
10 1 (0.043%) Google Drive
10 1 (0.043%) PaaS
10 1 (0.043%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 91 (3.93%) Firewall
2 40 (1.73%) LAN
2 40 (1.73%) WAN
3 33 (1.43%) Internet
4 26 (1.12%) Network Security
5 25 (1.08%) TCP/IP
6 24 (1.04%) VPN
7 22 (0.95%) SAN
8 15 (0.65%) Wireless
9 14 (0.61%) HTTP
9 14 (0.61%) Intrusion Detection
10 12 (0.52%) IPsec
10 12 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
11 11 (0.48%) DNS
11 11 (0.48%) NetScaler
12 10 (0.43%) LTE
13 9 (0.39%) DHCP
13 9 (0.39%) Intranet
13 9 (0.39%) NAS
14 7 (0.30%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (4.49%) SQL Server
2 42 (1.82%) Big Data
3 37 (1.60%) Oracle Database
4 35 (1.51%) Relational Database
5 27 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 26 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 22 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (0.69%) RDBMS
9 15 (0.65%) Data Mining
9 15 (0.65%) OLAP
9 15 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
10 14 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
11 13 (0.56%) MS Access
12 12 (0.52%) Hadoop
12 12 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
13 9 (0.39%) DB2
13 9 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (0.35%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 44 (1.90%) JIRA
2 15 (0.65%) SpecFlow
3 13 (0.56%) Maven
4 12 (0.52%) TeamCity
5 11 (0.48%) FitNesse
6 10 (0.43%) Git (software)
6 10 (0.43%) Jenkins
6 10 (0.43%) Selenium
6 10 (0.43%) Subversion
7 7 (0.30%) JUnit
8 6 (0.26%) HP UFT
8 6 (0.26%) Metasploit
9 5 (0.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (0.22%) PowerDesigner
9 5 (0.22%) SoapUI
9 5 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (0.22%) Visual Studio
10 4 (0.17%) AppScan
11 3 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (0.086%) Ant
General
1 893 (38.59%) Finance
2 394 (17.03%) Banking
3 220 (9.51%) Front Office
4 151 (6.53%) Investment Banking
5 124 (5.36%) Legal
6 116 (5.01%) Retail
7 81 (3.50%) Telecoms
8 37 (1.60%) Financial Institution
9 31 (1.34%) Back Office
10 27 (1.17%) Retail Banking
11 25 (1.08%) Law
12 24 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
13 21 (0.91%) Manufacturing
14 14 (0.61%) Advertising
14 14 (0.61%) Games
15 13 (0.56%) Marketing
16 11 (0.48%) Billing
17 8 (0.35%) Automotive
17 8 (0.35%) Local Government
18 7 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 445 (19.23%) Project Manager
2 377 (16.29%) Analyst
3 243 (10.50%) Developer
4 191 (8.25%) Business Analyst
5 179 (7.74%) Architect
6 165 (7.13%) Consultant
7 123 (5.32%) IT Manager
8 106 (4.58%) Security Consultant
9 95 (4.11%) Risk Analyst
9 95 (4.11%) Risk Manager
10 91 (3.93%) Senior Manager
11 81 (3.50%) Java Developer
12 77 (3.33%) Security Manager
13 76 (3.28%) Delivery Manager
14 75 (3.24%) Programme Manager
15 72 (3.11%) Security Architect
16 71 (3.07%) Senior Project Manager
17 69 (2.98%) Security Analyst
18 62 (2.68%) Service Manager
19 54 (2.33%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (3.15%) .NET
2 51 (2.20%) WPF
3 46 (1.99%) FIX Protocol
4 35 (1.51%) Middleware
5 34 (1.47%) XML
6 30 (1.30%) WinForms
7 23 (0.99%) Spring
8 21 (0.91%) J2EE
8 21 (0.91%) WCF
9 17 (0.73%) HTML
9 17 (0.73%) REST
10 15 (0.65%) MDX
11 14 (0.61%) Hibernate
11 14 (0.61%) STL
12 13 (0.56%) Servlets
13 12 (0.52%) ASP.NET
13 12 (0.52%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 12 (0.52%) HTML5
13 12 (0.52%) JMS
13 12 (0.52%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 251 (10.85%) Analytical Skills
2 246 (10.63%) Management Information System
3 161 (6.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 142 (6.14%) Derivative
5 120 (5.19%) Credit Risk
6 99 (4.28%) Market Risk
7 75 (3.24%) Data Centre
8 63 (2.72%) Credit Derivative
9 59 (2.55%) CESG
10 56 (2.42%) PMI
11 51 (2.20%) Equities
12 49 (2.12%) Fixed Income
12 49 (2.12%) User Experience
13 48 (2.07%) Computer Science
14 42 (1.82%) Mathematics
15 34 (1.47%) Cryptography
16 31 (1.34%) NHS
17 29 (1.25%) Data Protection Act
17 29 (1.25%) Hedge funds
18 25 (1.08%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 143 (6.18%) Windows
2 133 (5.75%) Linux
3 120 (5.19%) Unix
4 28 (1.21%) Solaris
5 27 (1.17%) Windows Server
6 26 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (0.56%) AIX
8 13 (0.56%) VME
9 11 (0.48%) Windows 7
10 8 (0.35%) Android
11 7 (0.30%) Apple iOS
12 5 (0.22%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.13%) SUSE
13 3 (0.13%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.086%) HPUX
14 2 (0.086%) zOS
15 1 (0.043%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 627 (27.10%) Project Management
2 398 (17.20%) Agile Software Development
3 318 (13.74%) Information Security
3 318 (13.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 296 (12.79%) PRINCE2
5 261 (11.28%) Change Management
6 224 (9.68%) ITIL
7 156 (6.74%) Migration
8 144 (6.22%) Programme Management
8 144 (6.22%) Risk Assessment
9 135 (5.83%) Change Control
10 110 (4.75%) SDLC
11 105 (4.54%) Service Delivery
12 100 (4.32%) Service Management
13 98 (4.24%) Data Protection
14 97 (4.19%) Analytics
15 94 (4.06%) Multithreading
16 93 (4.02%) Business Analysis
17 91 (3.93%) Information Assurance
18 88 (3.80%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 221 (9.55%) SQL
2 161 (6.96%) Java
3 142 (6.14%) C#
4 122 (5.27%) C++
5 56 (2.42%) Python
6 41 (1.77%) VBA
7 40 (1.73%) C
8 30 (1.30%) PowerShell
9 29 (1.25%) T-SQL
10 19 (0.82%) JavaScript
11 17 (0.73%) R
12 16 (0.69%) Perl
13 15 (0.65%) VB
14 13 (0.56%) COBOL
15 12 (0.52%) Scala
16 10 (0.43%) MATLAB
16 10 (0.43%) VC++
17 9 (0.39%) PL/SQL
18 8 (0.35%) PHP
18 8 (0.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 329 (14.22%) Security Cleared
2 224 (9.68%) Degree
3 212 (9.16%) SC Cleared
4 208 (8.99%) CISSP
5 125 (5.40%) CISM
6 98 (4.24%) PMI Certification
7 73 (3.15%) DV Cleared
8 67 (2.90%) PMP
9 64 (2.77%) CLAS
10 57 (2.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 55 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 52 (2.25%) CISA
13 36 (1.56%) CESG Certified Professional
14 30 (1.30%) APMP
15 29 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
16 24 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
17 20 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
18 19 (0.82%) CRISC
18 19 (0.82%) ISEB
19 18 (0.78%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 156 (6.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 132 (5.70%) QA
3 86 (3.72%) PCI DSS
4 64 (2.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 42 (1.82%) RMADS
6 36 (1.56%) SLA
7 35 (1.51%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 27 (1.17%) Disclosure Scotland
9 23 (0.99%) COBIT
10 15 (0.65%) JSP 440
11 14 (0.61%) Data Quality
12 13 (0.56%) ISO 9001
13 10 (0.43%) Basel III
14 8 (0.35%) ISO27005
15 7 (0.30%) ISO22301
15 7 (0.30%) MiFID
16 6 (0.26%) ISO27002
17 5 (0.22%) Basel II
17 5 (0.22%) COSO
17 5 (0.22%) GxP
System Software
1 54 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 41 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (0.82%) Hyper-V
4 10 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (0.30%) Sendmail
5 7 (0.30%) XenApp
6 4 (0.17%) Docker
7 3 (0.13%) iptables
7 3 (0.13%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.13%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.086%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (0.086%) Samba
8 2 (0.086%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.086%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.086%) vSphere
8 2 (0.086%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.043%) ACF2
9 1 (0.043%) HDFS
9 1 (0.043%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.043%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (0.48%) SCCM
3 9 (0.39%) MIMEsweeper
3 9 (0.39%) Nessus
3 9 (0.39%) Oracle RMAN
4 8 (0.35%) RSA Archer
5 7 (0.30%) McAfee ePO
6 6 (0.26%) NetBackup
7 5 (0.22%) BMC PATROL
7 5 (0.22%) EMC NetWorker
8 4 (0.17%) BladeLogic
8 4 (0.17%) Control-M
8 4 (0.17%) Graphite
8 4 (0.17%) Puppet
8 4 (0.17%) SCOM
9 2 (0.086%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.086%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.086%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.086%) Oracle Identity Management
9 2 (0.086%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 195 (8.43%) Microsoft
2 167 (7.22%) Oracle
3 76 (3.28%) SAP
4 63 (2.72%) VMware
5 59 (2.55%) Cisco
6 52 (2.25%) Murex
7 38 (1.64%) HP
8 36 (1.56%) IBM
9 34 (1.47%) Citrix
10 32 (1.38%) Sybase
11 29 (1.25%) CheckPoint
12 27 (1.17%) Calypso
13 25 (1.08%) Red Hat
14 23 (0.99%) Juniper
15 19 (0.82%) Symantec
16 16 (0.69%) EMC
17 15 (0.65%) Intel Security
17 15 (0.65%) ServiceNow
18 13 (0.56%) Bloomberg
18 13 (0.56%) Micro Focus
Wokingham, Berkshire
TD Group
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 14 hours ago
East London
JWResource
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day 6 months minimum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
KDR
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £520 - £540 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
LA International
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Synergize Consulting
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Aim Hire Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West England
Next Ventures Limited
Rate: £0 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £250 - 300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Thebes IT
Rate: £800 - £900 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
HFG
Rate: £525 - £550 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
NIIT Technologies
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Bankside Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £200 - £325 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £495.00 per day
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