The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Analysis over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Analysis
Rank 347 353 306
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -47
Contract jobs citing Risk Analysis 61 60 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.25% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.33% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 42 65
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£450 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £740 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £405
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -13.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 - -
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England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17438 18453 16994
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.30% 78.06% 77.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 12215 13061 11828
Average daily rate £450 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 225 224
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

Risk Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Risk Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in London

Risk Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Risk Analysis Daily Rate Trend in London

Risk Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Analysis across the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Risk Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in London

Risk Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Risk Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in London

Risk Analysis
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Analysis within the London region over the 3 months to 24 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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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
Uxbridge - 11 £364 -
City of London +17 9 £570 +8.57% 2
Brentford - 1 £470 -
Feltham - 1 £450 -
Risk Analysis
England

Risk Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Risk Analysis 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 Analysis.

1 48 (42.48%) Finance
2 28 (24.78%) Project Management
3 26 (23.01%) Risk Management
3 26 (23.01%) PRINCE2
4 22 (19.47%) MS Excel
5 19 (16.81%) SQL
5 19 (16.81%) C#
5 19 (16.81%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (16.81%) Banking
6 18 (15.93%) Degree
6 18 (15.93%) Windows
7 17 (15.04%) Oracle
7 17 (15.04%) SQL Server
7 17 (15.04%) MS Project
8 16 (14.16%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (13.27%) Information Security
9 15 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (12.39%) QA
10 14 (12.39%) .NET
10 14 (12.39%) Microsoft
11 12 (10.62%) ITIL
11 12 (10.62%) Derivative
12 11 (9.73%) Retail
12 11 (9.73%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (8.85%) Security Cleared
13 10 (8.85%) Regression Testing
14 9 (7.96%) Fixed Income
14 9 (7.96%) Investment Banking
14 9 (7.96%) Migration
14 9 (7.96%) WPF

Risk Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Risk Analysis 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 Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.77%) MQSeries
2 1 (0.88%) IIS
2 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.88%) SAS
2 1 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.88%) Lync
Applications
1 22 (19.47%) MS Excel
2 17 (15.04%) MS Project
3 5 (4.42%) MS Office
3 5 (4.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.54%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.77%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.65%) Primavera
2 2 (1.77%) SimCorp Dimension
2 2 (1.77%) RMDS
3 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.88%) SunGard APT
3 1 (0.88%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Office 365
1 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.42%) WAN
2 4 (3.54%) Firewall
2 4 (3.54%) SMS
3 2 (1.77%) LAN
4 1 (0.88%) DHCP
4 1 (0.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.04%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (7.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.65%) OLTP
4 3 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.65%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.77%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.88%) MySQL
6 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.88%) VLDB
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.88%) Big Data
6 1 (0.88%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.88%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.88%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (0.88%) JIRA
1 1 (0.88%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 48 (42.48%) Finance
2 19 (16.81%) Banking
3 11 (9.73%) Retail
4 9 (7.96%) Investment Banking
5 6 (5.31%) Legal
6 5 (4.42%) Front Office
7 2 (1.77%) Marketing
7 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.77%) Advertising
7 2 (1.77%) Back Office
7 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (18.58%) Analyst
2 19 (16.81%) Developer
3 18 (15.93%) Project Manager
3 18 (15.93%) Consultant
4 12 (10.62%) Business Analyst
5 9 (7.96%) Security Consultant
6 7 (6.19%) Test Manager
6 7 (6.19%) Risk Consultant
7 6 (5.31%) Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (5.31%) C++ Developer
7 6 (5.31%) C# Developer
7 6 (5.31%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 5 (4.42%) Administrator
8 5 (4.42%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.42%) Architect
8 5 (4.42%) Risk Analyst
8 5 (4.42%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 4 (3.54%) Information Security Consultant
9 4 (3.54%) Senior C++ Developer
9 4 (3.54%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.39%) .NET
2 9 (7.96%) WPF
3 8 (7.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 8 (7.08%) STL
4 5 (4.42%) .NET Framework
5 4 (3.54%) XML
6 2 (1.77%) WCF
7 1 (0.88%) XSLT
7 1 (0.88%) XML Schema
7 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.88%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (0.88%) Reactive Extensions
7 1 (0.88%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.62%) Derivative
3 9 (7.96%) Fixed Income
4 8 (7.08%) Grid Computing
4 8 (7.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (6.19%) Computer Science
5 7 (6.19%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 5 (4.42%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.54%) Market Risk
8 3 (2.65%) CESG
8 3 (2.65%) Hedge funds
8 3 (2.65%) FMCG
9 2 (1.77%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.77%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.77%) Credit Risk
9 2 (1.77%) Human Factors
9 2 (1.77%) Informatics
9 2 (1.77%) Credit Derivative
9 2 (1.77%) Replication
9 2 (1.77%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.93%) Windows
2 7 (6.19%) UNIX
3 5 (4.42%) Windows 7
4 4 (3.54%) Linux
5 2 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.77%) Debian
5 2 (1.77%) Solaris
6 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.88%) Android
6 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (24.78%) Project Management
2 26 (23.01%) Risk Management
2 26 (23.01%) PRINCE2
3 19 (16.81%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (14.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (13.27%) Information Security
6 12 (10.62%) ITIL
7 10 (8.85%) Regression Testing
8 9 (7.96%) Migration
9 8 (7.08%) Test Strategy
9 8 (7.08%) Resource Management
9 8 (7.08%) Validation
9 8 (7.08%) Change Management
10 7 (6.19%) Risk Assessment
11 6 (5.31%) Electronic Trading
11 6 (5.31%) Business Continuity
12 5 (4.42%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (4.42%) Network Design
12 5 (4.42%) Asset Management
12 5 (4.42%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (16.81%) SQL
1 19 (16.81%) C#
2 8 (7.08%) C++
3 5 (4.42%) T-SQL
3 5 (4.42%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.54%) VBScript
5 3 (2.65%) C
6 2 (1.77%) Python
6 2 (1.77%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.77%) Perl
7 1 (0.88%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (15.93%) Degree
2 10 (8.85%) Security Cleared
3 8 (7.08%) ISEB
4 7 (6.19%) CISSP
4 7 (6.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (5.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (5.31%) CISM
6 5 (4.42%) ISEB Practitioner
6 5 (4.42%) SC Cleared
7 4 (3.54%) DV Cleared
8 3 (2.65%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.65%) PMP
8 3 (2.65%) PMI Certification
8 3 (2.65%) CISA
8 3 (2.65%) GIAC
8 3 (2.65%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.77%) CRISC
9 2 (1.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.77%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.39%) QA
2 4 (3.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.77%) SLA
4 1 (0.88%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.77%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.88%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.88%) vCloud
3 1 (0.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (5.31%) SCCM
2 5 (4.42%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (3.54%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 1 (0.88%) SCOM
4 1 (0.88%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 17 (15.04%) Oracle
2 14 (12.39%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.31%) HP
3 6 (5.31%) Sybase
4 5 (4.42%) SAP
5 4 (3.54%) Altiris
6 3 (2.65%) VMware
7 2 (1.77%) SimCorp
7 2 (1.77%) ION Trading
7 2 (1.77%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.77%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.77%) Cisco
8 1 (0.88%) Siebel
8 1 (0.88%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.88%) Mapinfo
8 1 (0.88%) SunGard
8 1 (0.88%) BMC
8 1 (0.88%) Metastorm
8 1 (0.88%) Qualys