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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Assessment
Rank 338 323 294
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -29
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 90 120 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.47% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.61% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 70 82
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£500 £450 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £349 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £554 £672
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £410
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -8.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.25 £28.67
% change year-on-year
+23.45% -29.35%
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
19078 19694 18813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.35% 77.70% 75.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 13764 13804 12807
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 228 338
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -39.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +26 34 £488 +2.63% 8
Beckenham - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Risk Assessment
England

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 73 (34.93%) Finance
2 51 (24.40%) Information Security
3 50 (23.92%) Risk Management
4 44 (21.05%) Project Management
5 35 (16.75%) CISSP
6 32 (15.31%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (14.83%) Banking
8 30 (14.35%) PRINCE2
9 27 (12.92%) Change Management
10 26 (12.44%) Windows
11 25 (11.96%) Stakeholder Management
12 24 (11.48%) Security Architecture
13 23 (11.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 23 (11.00%) Degree
13 23 (11.00%) MS Project
14 22 (10.53%) CISM
15 21 (10.05%) Penetration Testing
15 21 (10.05%) Investment Banking
15 21 (10.05%) MS Office
15 21 (10.05%) MS Excel
16 20 (9.57%) ITIL
17 19 (9.09%) Firewall
17 19 (9.09%) Management Information System
17 19 (9.09%) Project Planning
18 18 (8.61%) MS PowerPoint
18 18 (8.61%) Network Security
18 18 (8.61%) SAP
18 18 (8.61%) .NET
18 18 (8.61%) Java
18 18 (8.61%) MS Visio

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 13 (6.22%) MS Project Server
2 5 (2.39%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.91%) Node.js
4 3 (1.44%) Documentum
5 1 (0.48%) Apache
5 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.48%) Confluence
Applications
1 23 (11.00%) MS Project
2 21 (10.05%) MS Office
2 21 (10.05%) MS Excel
3 18 (8.61%) MS Visio
3 18 (8.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.48%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.48%) Stata
4 1 (0.48%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.48%) CA Clarity
2 1 (0.48%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.96%) SaaS
2 2 (0.96%) PaaS
2 2 (0.96%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.09%) Firewall
2 18 (8.61%) Network Security
3 13 (6.22%) VPN
4 11 (5.26%) Wireless
4 11 (5.26%) SSL
5 10 (4.78%) Reverse Proxy
6 7 (3.35%) Internet
7 3 (1.44%) SSH
8 2 (0.96%) DNS
8 2 (0.96%) WAN
8 2 (0.96%) DHCP
8 2 (0.96%) Intranet
9 1 (0.48%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.48%) 4G
9 1 (0.48%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (0.48%) HTTP
9 1 (0.48%) LDAP
9 1 (0.48%) GPRS
9 1 (0.48%) GSM
9 1 (0.48%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.78%) MS Access
2 5 (2.39%) Big Data
3 3 (1.44%) Hadoop
3 3 (1.44%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.96%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.96%) KDB
5 1 (0.48%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (2.39%) Rational Rose
2 3 (1.44%) ClearQuest
3 2 (0.96%) yacc
3 2 (0.96%) ANTLR
4 1 (0.48%) JIRA
4 1 (0.48%) Ant
4 1 (0.48%) ClearCase
General
1 73 (34.93%) Finance
2 31 (14.83%) Banking
3 21 (10.05%) Investment Banking
4 13 (6.22%) Pharmaceutical
4 13 (6.22%) Front Office
4 13 (6.22%) Legal
5 9 (4.31%) Retail
6 6 (2.87%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.39%) Advertising
8 4 (1.91%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.44%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.96%) Back Office
10 2 (0.96%) Publishing
10 2 (0.96%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.96%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.48%) Local Government
11 1 (0.48%) Law
Job Titles
1 53 (25.36%) Analyst
2 29 (13.88%) Consultant
3 28 (13.40%) Project Manager
4 24 (11.48%) Business Analyst
5 22 (10.53%) Security Analyst
6 19 (9.09%) Security Consultant
7 11 (5.26%) Security Engineer
8 10 (4.78%) Architect
8 10 (4.78%) Planning Manager
9 9 (4.31%) Programme Manager
9 9 (4.31%) Developer
10 8 (3.83%) Project Engineer
10 8 (3.83%) IT Security Engineer
11 7 (3.35%) SAP Manager
11 7 (3.35%) Quantitative Developer
11 7 (3.35%) Information Security Consultant
11 7 (3.35%) Tester
12 6 (2.87%) Senior Analyst
12 6 (2.87%) Risk Analyst
12 6 (2.87%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (8.61%) .NET
2 12 (5.74%) HTML
3 9 (4.31%) XML
4 7 (3.35%) CSS
5 6 (2.87%) JSP
5 6 (2.87%) Struts
5 6 (2.87%) Web Services
6 5 (2.39%) Spring
6 5 (2.39%) Swing
7 4 (1.91%) WPF
8 2 (0.96%) HTML5
8 2 (0.96%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.48%) WML
9 1 (0.48%) SOAP
9 1 (0.48%) JDBC
9 1 (0.48%) Java RMI
9 1 (0.48%) WAP
9 1 (0.48%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.48%) JSON
9 1 (0.48%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 13 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.35%) Economics
3 7 (3.35%) Mathematics
4 6 (2.87%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.39%) FMCG
6 4 (1.91%) Physics
6 4 (1.91%) CESG
7 3 (1.44%) CESG CLAS
7 3 (1.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.44%) NHS
7 3 (1.44%) Pharmacovigilance
7 3 (1.44%) Statistics
7 3 (1.44%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.44%) RMADS
8 2 (0.96%) Learning Management System
8 2 (0.96%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.96%) PKI
8 2 (0.96%) Human Factors
9 1 (0.48%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 26 (12.44%) Windows
2 12 (5.74%) Linux
3 8 (3.83%) UNIX
4 3 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.44%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.44%) AIX
4 3 (1.44%) Solaris
4 3 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.96%) Android
5 2 (0.96%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.48%) VMS
6 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (24.40%) Information Security
2 50 (23.92%) Risk Management
3 44 (21.05%) Project Management
4 32 (15.31%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (14.35%) PRINCE2
6 27 (12.92%) Change Management
7 25 (11.96%) Stakeholder Management
8 24 (11.48%) Security Architecture
9 21 (10.05%) Penetration Testing
10 20 (9.57%) ITIL
11 19 (9.09%) Project Planning
12 17 (8.13%) OO
13 16 (7.66%) RUP
13 16 (7.66%) UML
13 16 (7.66%) User Acceptance Testing
14 15 (7.18%) Business Continuity
15 13 (6.22%) BCP
16 12 (5.74%) Programme Management
16 12 (5.74%) Business Continuity Planning
16 12 (5.74%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 18 (8.61%) Java
2 12 (5.74%) C#
2 12 (5.74%) C++
3 8 (3.83%) SQL
3 8 (3.83%) C
4 4 (1.91%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.44%) Objective-C
5 3 (1.44%) Ruby
5 3 (1.44%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.96%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.96%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.96%) VB
6 2 (0.96%) Python
7 1 (0.48%) Tcl
7 1 (0.48%) Perl
7 1 (0.48%) PHP
7 1 (0.48%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 35 (16.75%) CISSP
2 23 (11.00%) Degree
3 22 (10.53%) CISM
4 13 (6.22%) CISA
5 12 (5.74%) Security Cleared
6 9 (4.31%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.91%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.44%) CCNA
8 3 (1.44%) CEH
8 3 (1.44%) GIAC
8 3 (1.44%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.96%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.96%) ISEB
10 1 (0.48%) MCP
10 1 (0.48%) CCNP
10 1 (0.48%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.48%) PMP
10 1 (0.48%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (7.18%) QA
3 8 (3.83%) COBIT
4 4 (1.91%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.44%) SLA
5 3 (1.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.96%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.48%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.48%) P3O
7 1 (0.48%) HMG Infosec
7 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 6 (2.87%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.44%) Terminal Server
2 3 (1.44%) Nmap
2 3 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (2.39%) Nessus
1 5 (2.39%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.44%) CORE IMPACT
2 3 (1.44%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 18 (8.61%) SAP
2 16 (7.66%) Microsoft
3 13 (6.22%) Cisco
4 12 (5.74%) Juniper
5 10 (4.78%) F5
6 9 (4.31%) Oracle
7 6 (2.87%) IBM
8 5 (2.39%) HP
9 4 (1.91%) CheckPoint
9 4 (1.91%) Splunk
9 4 (1.91%) Qualys
10 3 (1.44%) Cyber-Ark
10 3 (1.44%) Venda
10 3 (1.44%) VMware
11 2 (0.96%) Teradata
11 2 (0.96%) ION Trading
11 2 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.96%) Cognizant
11 2 (0.96%) Citrix
11 2 (0.96%) Yolus
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