The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Management
Rank 88 71 58
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -13
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 493 610 707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.22% 2.70% 3.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.85% 3.46% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 457 485
Average daily rate
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£525 £535 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.86% +1.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £375 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £700 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £22.25 £24.40 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.79% -39.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.05 £12.88 £34.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.45 £35.91 £41.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £27.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -6.89%
Risk Management
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
17318 17624 17111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.13% 77.89% 77.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 12201 12641 11801
Average daily rate £450 £435 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 227 267
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.88 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -34.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £53.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Risk Management
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Risk Management Jobs Demand Trend in London

Risk Management
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Risk Management Daily Rate Trend in London

Risk Management
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Management across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Risk Management Daily Rate Histogram in London

Risk Management
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Risk Management Hourly Rate Trend in London

Risk Management
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 Management within the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
City of London -5 139 £525 -4.54% 65
Docklands, London +2 14 £600 -1.43% 3
Canary Wharf -5 10 £475 -20.83%
Uxbridge +5 7 £320 -23.92%
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £342 -
Paddington - 4 £850 -
Brentford - 2 £465 -
New Malden - 1 £400 -
Risk Management
England

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 500 (46.51%) Finance
2 326 (30.33%) Banking
3 291 (27.07%) Project Management
4 221 (20.56%) Agile Software Development
5 215 (20.00%) SQL
6 208 (19.35%) Investment Banking
7 170 (15.81%) Front Office
8 168 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 165 (15.35%) Analytical Skills
10 151 (14.05%) Degree
11 127 (11.81%) PRINCE2
12 118 (10.98%) Market Risk
13 117 (10.88%) Java
14 113 (10.51%) MS Excel
15 106 (9.86%) Microsoft
16 105 (9.77%) Derivative
17 101 (9.40%) Information Security
18 98 (9.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 95 (8.84%) Oracle
20 93 (8.65%) QA
21 90 (8.37%) ITIL
22 83 (7.72%) Change Management
23 80 (7.44%) MS Project
24 79 (7.35%) UNIX
25 78 (7.26%) Data Modelling
25 78 (7.26%) Management Information System
25 78 (7.26%) Business Analysis
26 74 (6.88%) Change Control
27 70 (6.51%) Linux
27 70 (6.51%) MS Office

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 25 (2.33%) WebSphere
2 24 (2.23%) SharePoint
3 23 (2.14%) IIS
4 15 (1.40%) WebSphere Application Server
4 15 (1.40%) Apache
5 10 (0.93%) Tomcat
6 9 (0.84%) SAS
7 6 (0.56%) Oracle Coherence
8 5 (0.47%) Node.js
8 5 (0.47%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.37%) Lync
9 4 (0.37%) JBoss
10 3 (0.28%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (0.28%) LiveLink
10 3 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.19%) Confluence
11 2 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.19%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.19%) CMS
Applications
1 113 (10.51%) MS Excel
2 80 (7.44%) MS Project
3 70 (6.51%) MS Office
4 40 (3.72%) MS Visio
5 39 (3.63%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.19%) SPSS
7 2 (0.19%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.093%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (0.74%) RMDS
2 7 (0.65%) Cognos TM1
3 6 (0.56%) Endur
4 5 (0.47%) Sentinel
5 4 (0.37%) Agresso
5 4 (0.37%) Summit
6 3 (0.28%) Front Arena
6 3 (0.28%) HFM
6 3 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (0.28%) ZaiNet
7 2 (0.19%) IntelliMatch
7 2 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.19%) thinkFolio
7 2 (0.19%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
7 2 (0.19%) SAP FSCM
7 2 (0.19%) SAP GRC
7 2 (0.19%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.19%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.19%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.47%) SaaS
2 3 (0.28%) Office 365
2 3 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.093%) Force.com
3 1 (0.093%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.05%) Firewall
2 15 (1.40%) WAN
3 13 (1.21%) LAN
3 13 (1.21%) Internet
4 11 (1.02%) BIG-IP
5 8 (0.74%) LDAP
6 7 (0.65%) VLAN
7 6 (0.56%) Multicast
7 6 (0.56%) TCP/IP
7 6 (0.56%) SAN
7 6 (0.56%) Wireless
8 5 (0.47%) MPLS
8 5 (0.47%) NAS
9 4 (0.37%) VPLS
9 4 (0.37%) Network Security
9 4 (0.37%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (0.37%) DHCP
9 4 (0.37%) DNS
9 4 (0.37%) DMZ
9 4 (0.37%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (4.65%) SQL Server
2 28 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (2.42%) Relational Database
4 21 (1.95%) Hadoop
5 20 (1.86%) Big Data
6 15 (1.40%) MS Access
7 14 (1.30%) KDB
8 11 (1.02%) RDBMS
8 11 (1.02%) Oracle Database
9 9 (0.84%) Data Mining
10 7 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (0.56%) QlikView
12 5 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (0.47%) MySQL
12 5 (0.47%) Apache Hive
13 4 (0.37%) Impala
13 4 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (0.37%) OLAP
13 4 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (1.30%) Introscope
2 12 (1.12%) Maven
3 9 (0.84%) Subversion
4 8 (0.74%) JMeter
5 7 (0.65%) ClearQuest
5 7 (0.65%) QuickTest Pro
5 7 (0.65%) Visual Studio
5 7 (0.65%) JIRA
6 6 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (0.47%) Ant
8 4 (0.37%) Selenium
8 4 (0.37%) TortoiseSVN
8 4 (0.37%) SoapUI
8 4 (0.37%) NetBeans
9 3 (0.28%) CruiseControl
9 3 (0.28%) JUnit
9 3 (0.28%) PVCS
9 3 (0.28%) Hudson
9 3 (0.28%) Git (software)
9 3 (0.28%) Mocha
General
1 500 (46.51%) Finance
2 326 (30.33%) Banking
3 208 (19.35%) Investment Banking
4 170 (15.81%) Front Office
5 55 (5.12%) Legal
6 46 (4.28%) Retail
7 45 (4.19%) Back Office
8 21 (1.95%) Financial Institution
9 20 (1.86%) Marketing
10 19 (1.77%) Law
11 18 (1.67%) Retail Banking
12 14 (1.30%) Telecoms
13 6 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.56%) Games
14 5 (0.47%) Advertising
15 4 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
16 3 (0.28%) Manufacturing
16 3 (0.28%) General Ledger
16 3 (0.28%) French Language
16 3 (0.28%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 291 (27.07%) Analyst
2 190 (17.67%) Project Manager
3 185 (17.21%) Business Analyst
4 158 (14.70%) Developer
5 60 (5.58%) Consultant
6 56 (5.21%) Risk Analyst
7 54 (5.02%) Market Risk Analyst
8 50 (4.65%) Market Risk Business Analyst
9 44 (4.09%) Architect
10 43 (4.00%) Java Developer
11 39 (3.63%) IT Business Analyst
11 39 (3.63%) Risk Manager
12 37 (3.44%) Programme Manager
12 37 (3.44%) Banking Business Analyst
13 35 (3.26%) Market Analyst
14 32 (2.98%) C++ Developer
15 27 (2.51%) Senior Analyst
16 25 (2.33%) Security Analyst
17 23 (2.14%) Security Manager
18 21 (1.95%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (6.33%) .NET
2 32 (2.98%) Middleware
3 20 (1.86%) Java EE
4 19 (1.77%) XML
5 17 (1.58%) WCF
6 16 (1.49%) HTML
7 15 (1.40%) Web Services
8 14 (1.30%) WPF
9 13 (1.21%) ASP.NET
9 13 (1.21%) .NET Framework
10 12 (1.12%) Spring
11 11 (1.02%) STL
11 11 (1.02%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 11 (1.02%) FIX Protocol
12 9 (0.84%) Hibernate
12 9 (0.84%) WebSphere MQ
13 8 (0.74%) HTML5
13 8 (0.74%) Swing
14 7 (0.65%) WinForms
14 7 (0.65%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 165 (15.35%) Analytical Skills
2 118 (10.98%) Market Risk
3 105 (9.77%) Derivative
4 98 (9.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 78 (7.26%) Management Information System
6 69 (6.42%) Equities
7 58 (5.40%) Fixed Income
8 56 (5.21%) Credit Risk
9 31 (2.88%) Computer Science
10 27 (2.51%) Equity Derivative
11 19 (1.77%) NHS
12 18 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
13 17 (1.58%) Algorithms
14 16 (1.49%) Mathematics
14 16 (1.49%) CESG
15 12 (1.12%) N-Tier
16 11 (1.02%) Credit Derivative
16 11 (1.02%) Hedge funds
17 10 (0.93%) Open Source
17 10 (0.93%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 79 (7.35%) UNIX
2 70 (6.51%) Linux
3 52 (4.84%) Windows
4 14 (1.30%) Solaris
5 11 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (0.74%) Windows 7
7 7 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.37%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.28%) Windows NT
9 3 (0.28%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.28%) Android
10 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.093%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.093%) Mac OS X Server
11 1 (0.093%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 291 (27.07%) Project Management
2 221 (20.56%) Agile Software Development
3 168 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 127 (11.81%) PRINCE2
5 101 (9.40%) Information Security
6 90 (8.37%) ITIL
7 83 (7.72%) Change Management
8 78 (7.26%) Data Modelling
8 78 (7.26%) Business Analysis
9 74 (6.88%) Change Control
10 61 (5.67%) Stress Testing
11 58 (5.40%) Waterfall
12 57 (5.30%) User Acceptance Testing
13 53 (4.93%) Analytics
14 50 (4.65%) Scrum
15 47 (4.37%) Programme Management
16 44 (4.09%) Asset Management
16 44 (4.09%) Project Planning
17 42 (3.91%) OO
17 42 (3.91%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 215 (20.00%) SQL
2 117 (10.88%) Java
3 69 (6.42%) C#
4 65 (6.05%) C++
5 49 (4.56%) VBA
6 42 (3.91%) Python
7 23 (2.14%) JavaScript
8 22 (2.05%) Perl
9 16 (1.49%) C
10 9 (0.84%) VB
11 8 (0.74%) Scala
12 7 (0.65%) Shell Script
13 6 (0.56%) VB.NET
14 5 (0.47%) T-SQL
15 4 (0.37%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.28%) ECMAScript
16 3 (0.28%) XQuery
16 3 (0.28%) R
16 3 (0.28%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.28%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 151 (14.05%) Degree
2 56 (5.21%) Security Cleared
3 47 (4.37%) CISSP
4 43 (4.00%) PMI Certification
5 41 (3.81%) SC Cleared
6 35 (3.26%) PMP
7 32 (2.98%) CISM
8 30 (2.79%) CISA
9 25 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 13 (1.21%) ISEB
11 10 (0.93%) CRISC
12 9 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 8 (0.74%) APMP
13 8 (0.74%) CISMP
14 7 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
15 6 (0.56%) MBA
15 6 (0.56%) GIAC
16 5 (0.47%) DV Cleared
17 4 (0.37%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (8.65%) QA
2 58 (5.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (2.14%) COBIT
4 16 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (1.21%) Solvency II
6 10 (0.93%) Dodd-Frank
6 10 (0.93%) SLA
7 9 (0.84%) Basel III
8 8 (0.74%) EMIR
9 6 (0.56%) P3O
9 6 (0.56%) Basel II
10 5 (0.47%) ISO 9001
10 5 (0.47%) Data Quality
10 5 (0.47%) MiFID
11 4 (0.37%) HIPAA
12 3 (0.28%) GxP
12 3 (0.28%) FATCA
12 3 (0.28%) COSO
12 3 (0.28%) PCI DSS
12 3 (0.28%) PMBOK
System Software
1 12 (1.12%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.47%) Apache Flume
3 5 (0.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (0.37%) HDFS
5 2 (0.19%) vSphere
5 2 (0.19%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.093%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.093%) Samba
6 1 (0.093%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.093%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.093%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.093%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 18 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (1.02%) ITRS Geneos
3 4 (0.37%) BladeLogic
3 4 (0.37%) Puppet
4 3 (0.28%) Tivoli
4 3 (0.28%) CA Wily
5 2 (0.19%) Oozie
6 1 (0.093%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.093%) Control-M
6 1 (0.093%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.093%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.093%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.093%) WSUS
6 1 (0.093%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 106 (9.86%) Microsoft
2 95 (8.84%) Oracle
3 32 (2.98%) SAP
4 29 (2.70%) IBM
5 28 (2.60%) Sybase
6 16 (1.49%) Cisco
7 15 (1.40%) VMware
7 15 (1.40%) F5
8 12 (1.12%) Citrix
8 12 (1.12%) CheckPoint
9 10 (0.93%) TIBCO
10 9 (0.84%) Cognos
10 9 (0.84%) Murex
11 8 (0.74%) Business Objects
11 8 (0.74%) HP
12 7 (0.65%) Red Hat
12 7 (0.65%) Sun
13 6 (0.56%) Trayport
13 6 (0.56%) Calypso
13 6 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
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