The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Assessment 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 Assessment over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Assessment
Rank 305 285 316
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +31
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 107 139 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.44% 0.56% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.73% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 86 80
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£475 £458 £455
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.82% +0.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £323 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £619
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £363 £405
% change year-on-year
+17.24% -10.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £27.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £31.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.50%
Risk Assessment
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
18643 18955 19471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.96% 76.52% 74.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 12990 13265 13081
Average daily rate £450 £450 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 229 362
Average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% -30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £51.44 £48.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Risk Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Risk Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in London

Risk Assessment
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Risk Assessment Daily Rate Trend in London

Risk Assessment
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Assessment across the London region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Risk Assessment Daily Rate Histogram in London

Risk Assessment
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Risk Assessment Hourly Rate Trend in London

Risk Assessment
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 Assessment within the London region over the 3 months to 21 August 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
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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
City of London +32 32 £475 -9.52% 6
Canary Wharf +5 1 £425 +13.78%
Bromley - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Risk Assessment
England

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Risk Assessment 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 Assessment.

1 80 (36.20%) Finance
2 55 (24.89%) Information Security
3 50 (22.62%) Risk Management
4 49 (22.17%) Project Management
5 39 (17.65%) CISSP
6 35 (15.84%) PRINCE2
6 35 (15.84%) Banking
7 28 (12.67%) Change Management
8 27 (12.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 26 (11.76%) ITIL
10 25 (11.31%) MS Project
10 25 (11.31%) CISM
10 25 (11.31%) Firewall
11 24 (10.86%) MS Excel
12 23 (10.41%) Windows
12 23 (10.41%) MS PowerPoint
13 22 (9.95%) MS Office
13 22 (9.95%) CISA
13 22 (9.95%) Investment Banking
13 22 (9.95%) Project Planning
13 22 (9.95%) Security Architecture
14 21 (9.50%) SAP
14 21 (9.50%) Management Information System
14 21 (9.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 19 (8.60%) Microsoft
15 19 (8.60%) Penetration Testing
15 19 (8.60%) Degree
16 18 (8.14%) QA
17 17 (7.69%) Network Security
18 16 (7.24%) Business Continuity

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Risk Assessment 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 Assessment. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (6.79%) MS Project Server
2 6 (2.71%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.81%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.81%) Node.js
4 2 (0.90%) Documentum
5 1 (0.45%) Apache
5 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 25 (11.31%) MS Project
2 24 (10.86%) MS Excel
3 23 (10.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 22 (9.95%) MS Office
5 13 (5.88%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.90%) Stata
7 1 (0.45%) Mathematica
7 1 (0.45%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) CA Clarity
1 1 (0.45%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.90%) SaaS
2 2 (0.90%) PaaS
2 2 (0.90%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (11.31%) Firewall
2 17 (7.69%) Network Security
3 11 (4.98%) SSL
3 11 (4.98%) Internet
3 11 (4.98%) Wireless
4 10 (4.52%) Reverse Proxy
4 10 (4.52%) VPN
5 4 (1.81%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (1.36%) LAN
7 2 (0.90%) DNS
7 2 (0.90%) WAN
7 2 (0.90%) DHCP
8 1 (0.45%) HTTP
8 1 (0.45%) UMTS
8 1 (0.45%) LDAP
8 1 (0.45%) GPRS
8 1 (0.45%) GSM
8 1 (0.45%) 4G
8 1 (0.45%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (0.45%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.17%) Big Data
2 6 (2.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.71%) MS Access
3 4 (1.81%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.90%) DB2
6 1 (0.45%) KDB
Development Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Rational Rose
1 2 (0.90%) ClearQuest
2 1 (0.45%) JIRA
2 1 (0.45%) Ant
2 1 (0.45%) ClearCase
General
1 80 (36.20%) Finance
2 35 (15.84%) Banking
3 22 (9.95%) Investment Banking
4 15 (6.79%) Legal
5 10 (4.52%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (3.62%) Retail
7 6 (2.71%) Front Office
7 6 (2.71%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.26%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.36%) Advertising
9 3 (1.36%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.36%) Private Banking
10 2 (0.90%) German Language
10 2 (0.90%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.90%) Publishing
10 2 (0.90%) Games
11 1 (0.45%) Back Office
11 1 (0.45%) Local Government
11 1 (0.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 58 (26.24%) Analyst
2 32 (14.48%) Project Manager
3 29 (13.12%) Consultant
4 25 (11.31%) Security Analyst
5 20 (9.05%) Business Analyst
6 18 (8.14%) Security Consultant
7 16 (7.24%) Architect
8 12 (5.43%) Security Engineer
9 11 (4.98%) Planning Manager
10 9 (4.07%) Information Security Analyst
10 9 (4.07%) Risk Analyst
10 9 (4.07%) Information Analyst
11 8 (3.62%) Project Engineer
11 8 (3.62%) Programme Manager
11 8 (3.62%) Senior Analyst
11 8 (3.62%) Senior Security Analyst
11 8 (3.62%) IT Security Engineer
12 7 (3.17%) Service Transition Analyst
12 7 (3.17%) Service Analyst
12 7 (3.17%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.88%) .NET
2 10 (4.52%) HTML
2 10 (4.52%) XML
3 7 (3.17%) CSS
4 6 (2.71%) JSP
4 6 (2.71%) Struts
4 6 (2.71%) Web Services
5 5 (2.26%) Swing
5 5 (2.26%) Spring
6 2 (0.90%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.90%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.45%) WML
7 1 (0.45%) JDBC
7 1 (0.45%) Java RMI
7 1 (0.45%) WAP
7 1 (0.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.50%) Management Information System
2 10 (4.52%) Economics
3 7 (3.17%) RMADS
4 5 (2.26%) FMCG
5 4 (1.81%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.81%) Statistics
5 4 (1.81%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (1.81%) Mathematics
5 4 (1.81%) CESG
5 4 (1.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (1.81%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.36%) NHS
6 3 (1.36%) CESG CLAS
7 2 (0.90%) Smartcard
7 2 (0.90%) Human Factors
7 2 (0.90%) Pharmacovigilance
7 2 (0.90%) Derivative
7 2 (0.90%) Online Games
7 2 (0.90%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (10.41%) Windows
2 7 (3.17%) Linux
3 6 (2.71%) Windows 7
4 4 (1.81%) UNIX
4 4 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (1.81%) VMS
5 3 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.36%) AIX
6 2 (0.90%) Windows NT
6 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.45%) Android
7 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (24.89%) Information Security
2 50 (22.62%) Risk Management
3 49 (22.17%) Project Management
4 35 (15.84%) PRINCE2
5 28 (12.67%) Change Management
6 27 (12.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 26 (11.76%) ITIL
8 22 (9.95%) Project Planning
8 22 (9.95%) Security Architecture
9 19 (8.60%) Penetration Testing
10 16 (7.24%) Business Continuity
10 16 (7.24%) Programme Management
11 14 (6.33%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (6.33%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (5.88%) UML
12 13 (5.88%) Security Management
13 12 (5.43%) Scrum
13 12 (5.43%) Information Security Management
13 12 (5.43%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (6.79%) Java
2 9 (4.07%) C
3 8 (3.62%) SQL
4 7 (3.17%) C++
5 6 (2.71%) C#
6 4 (1.81%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.36%) Python
7 3 (1.36%) Objective-C
7 3 (1.36%) Ruby
8 2 (0.90%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.90%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.90%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.90%) MATLAB
8 2 (0.90%) VB
8 2 (0.90%) PHP
9 1 (0.45%) F#
Qualifications
1 39 (17.65%) CISSP
2 25 (11.31%) CISM
3 22 (9.95%) CISA
4 19 (8.60%) Degree
5 9 (4.07%) Security Cleared
6 7 (3.17%) SC Cleared
7 5 (2.26%) CEH
8 4 (1.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.36%) GIAC
10 2 (0.90%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.90%) MCSD
10 2 (0.90%) MCDBA
10 2 (0.90%) CCNA
10 2 (0.90%) ISACA
11 1 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.45%) CGEIT
11 1 (0.45%) BICSI Certification
11 1 (0.45%) BICSI RCDD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (8.14%) QA
3 7 (3.17%) COBIT
3 7 (3.17%) SLA
4 4 (1.81%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.45%) HMG Infosec
6 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.45%) Basel III
6 1 (0.45%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.45%) P3O
6 1 (0.45%) CRD IV
System Software
1 5 (2.26%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.81%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.36%) Terminal Server
3 3 (1.36%) Nmap
4 2 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.81%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.36%) CORE IMPACT
2 3 (1.36%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.36%) Nessus
3 2 (0.90%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 21 (9.50%) SAP
2 19 (8.60%) Microsoft
3 15 (6.79%) Cisco
4 13 (5.88%) Juniper
5 10 (4.52%) F5
6 8 (3.62%) IBM
7 4 (1.81%) HP
7 4 (1.81%) VMware
7 4 (1.81%) Qualys
7 4 (1.81%) Splunk
7 4 (1.81%) Oracle
8 3 (1.36%) Venda
8 3 (1.36%) Citrix
9 2 (0.90%) Cognizant
9 2 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.90%) hybris
9 2 (0.90%) ATG
9 2 (0.90%) Teradata
10 1 (0.45%) ION Trading
10 1 (0.45%) Yolus
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