The first table below looks at the demand for Risk Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Management over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Knutsford region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Management
Rank 13 15 19
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 5.08% 5.00% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.67% 6.25% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £420 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £423 £388
% change year-on-year
-2.18% +9.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +50.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
45 64 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 76.27% 80.00% 49.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 43 20
Average daily rate £405 £346 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.97% +6.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £425 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.64 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.90% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Risk Management
Cheshire

Risk Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Risk Management Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Risk Management
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Risk Management Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Banking
3 5 (31.25%) Information Security
4 4 (25.00%) Migration
4 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (18.75%) Project Management
5 3 (18.75%) Mainframe
5 3 (18.75%) ITIL
5 3 (18.75%) UNIX
5 3 (18.75%) Windows
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 2 (12.50%) Change Control
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle
6 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
6 2 (12.50%) LAN
6 2 (12.50%) WAN
6 2 (12.50%) IBM
6 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
6 2 (12.50%) CISSP
6 2 (12.50%) Tivoli
6 2 (12.50%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 2 (12.50%) Middleware
6 2 (12.50%) DSL
6 2 (12.50%) Supplier Management
6 2 (12.50%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (12.50%) Tandem
6 2 (12.50%) GIAC

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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.

Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
1 2 (12.50%) DSL
2 1 (6.25%) LDAP
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Project Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Solutions Designer
3 3 (18.75%) Designer
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Programme Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Credit Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Information Manager
5 1 (6.25%) IT Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Security Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Security Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Mainframe
2 2 (12.50%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (12.50%) Tandem
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) UNIX
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Information Security
2 4 (25.00%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) Change Control
4 2 (12.50%) Supplier Management
4 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (12.50%) Identity Management
5 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.25%) Validation
5 1 (6.25%) ITSM
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (6.25%) Release Management
5 1 (6.25%) Service Management
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.25%) UML
5 1 (6.25%) Business Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CISSP
1 2 (12.50%) GIAC
1 2 (12.50%) CISA
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
1 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 2 (12.50%) Tivoli
1 2 (12.50%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
1 2 (12.50%) IBM