The first table below looks at the demand for Risk Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Management over the 3 months to 24 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 Lancashire 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Management
Rank 40 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 11 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.63% - 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.77% - 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 5
Average daily rate £538 - £433
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 - £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 - £634
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £423 £388
% change year-on-year
-2.95% +9.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £37.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-27.15% +51.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
292 128 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 69.86% 63.68% 58.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 69 115
Average daily rate £411 £304 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.39% -19.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £474 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 7 8
Average hourly rate £25.25 £18.70 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.02% -6.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.30 £18.00 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £27.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Risk Management
North West

Risk Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Risk Management Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Risk Management
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Risk Management Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Risk Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Management across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Risk Management Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

Risk Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Risk Management Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Risk Management
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Preston - - - - 2
Risk Management
North West

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 9 (56.25%) Project Management
2 7 (43.75%) CISSP
2 7 (43.75%) Security Architecture
3 5 (31.25%) TOGAF
3 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (31.25%) CESG
4 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) Information Security
5 3 (18.75%) Finance
5 3 (18.75%) ITIL
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) CMS
6 2 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 2 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (12.50%) CISA
6 2 (12.50%) Quality Management
6 2 (12.50%) Information Security Management
6 2 (12.50%) Security Management
6 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
6 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (12.50%) CMDB
6 2 (12.50%) PCI QSA
7 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
7 1 (6.25%) Marketing
7 1 (6.25%) IMS/DB
7 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
7 1 (6.25%) Incident Management

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (12.50%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) DB2
1 1 (6.25%) IMS/DB
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Security Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Security Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Service Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Test Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Security Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Information Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Project Support Officer
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Mainframe Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) CESG
2 2 (12.50%) CMDB
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
3 1 (6.25%) Social Network
3 1 (6.25%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (6.25%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Project Management
2 7 (43.75%) Security Architecture
3 5 (31.25%) TOGAF
3 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (18.75%) ITIL
5 3 (18.75%) Information Security
6 2 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Information Security Management
6 2 (12.50%) Security Management
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 2 (12.50%) Quality Management
7 1 (6.25%) Change Management
7 1 (6.25%) PRINCE
7 1 (6.25%) Service Management
7 1 (6.25%) ITSM
7 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
7 1 (6.25%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) CISSP
2 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) CISA
3 2 (12.50%) PCI QSA
4 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) BS7799
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) IBM