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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Management
Rank 80 73 64
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 514 557 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.45% 2.55% 3.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.14% 3.26% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 379 461
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +0.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Average hourly rate - £27.25 £49.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -44.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £69.85 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-68.50% +111.66%
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
16355 17081 15030
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.93% 78.21% 76.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 11712 11808 10440
Average daily rate £450 £450 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 234 307
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £77.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -11.29%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -15 119 £500 -9.09% 81
Canary Wharf +12 10 £488 -39.06%
Docklands, London +8 7 £550 -4.34% 1
Croydon +1 7 £425 -
Uxbridge +5 3 - -
Hounslow - 1 £400 -
Beckenham - - - - 1
Bromley - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Risk Management
England

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 453 (40.48%) Finance
2 339 (30.29%) Banking
3 237 (21.18%) Project Management
4 217 (19.39%) Agile Software Development
5 213 (19.03%) SQL
6 209 (18.68%) Investment Banking
7 203 (18.14%) Front Office
8 149 (13.32%) Analytical Skills
9 143 (12.78%) Information Security
10 142 (12.69%) Degree
11 133 (11.89%) Stakeholder Management
12 129 (11.53%) Java
13 115 (10.28%) PRINCE2
13 115 (10.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 107 (9.56%) Market Risk
15 106 (9.47%) MS Excel
16 104 (9.29%) Derivative
17 96 (8.58%) Data Modelling
18 90 (8.04%) UNIX
19 89 (7.95%) Oracle
20 87 (7.77%) Change Management
21 82 (7.33%) User Acceptance Testing
22 79 (7.06%) Management Information System
22 79 (7.06%) Windows
23 77 (6.88%) ITIL
23 77 (6.88%) CISSP
24 76 (6.79%) Linux
24 76 (6.79%) C#
24 76 (6.79%) Business Analysis
25 75 (6.70%) Microsoft

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (2.23%) SharePoint
2 20 (1.79%) WebSphere
3 13 (1.16%) IIS
4 10 (0.89%) Tomcat
5 8 (0.71%) WebLogic
6 5 (0.45%) TIBCO EMS
7 4 (0.36%) SAS
7 4 (0.36%) JBoss
8 3 (0.27%) Lync
8 3 (0.27%) Node.js
8 3 (0.27%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.18%) LiveLink
9 2 (0.18%) CMS
9 2 (0.18%) Apache
9 2 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.18%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.089%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.089%) K2 blackpearl
10 1 (0.089%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.089%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 106 (9.47%) MS Excel
2 74 (6.61%) MS Office
3 52 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 45 (4.02%) MS Project
5 31 (2.77%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.089%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.089%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.089%) Stata
Business Applications
1 16 (1.43%) Endur
2 13 (1.16%) ZaiNet
3 9 (0.80%) Summit
4 8 (0.71%) Sentinel
5 7 (0.63%) SAP GRC
5 7 (0.63%) SAP FI
5 7 (0.63%) Murex MxG2000
6 6 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.54%) OpenLink RightAngle
6 6 (0.54%) Aligne
7 5 (0.45%) SAP FSCM
7 5 (0.45%) Cognos TM1
8 4 (0.36%) HFM
8 4 (0.36%) Markit EDM
9 3 (0.27%) Front Arena
9 3 (0.27%) RMDS
9 3 (0.27%) SAP CO
9 3 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.36%) SaaS
3 1 (0.089%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 46 (4.11%) Firewall
2 18 (1.61%) TCP/IP
2 18 (1.61%) Network Security
3 16 (1.43%) Internet
4 15 (1.34%) Intrusion Detection
5 14 (1.25%) DHCP
5 14 (1.25%) DNS
6 13 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (1.07%) LDAP
8 11 (0.98%) LAN
9 10 (0.89%) WAN
10 8 (0.71%) SAN
11 7 (0.63%) Wireless
12 4 (0.36%) Ethernet
12 4 (0.36%) EIGRP
12 4 (0.36%) BGP
12 4 (0.36%) MPLS
12 4 (0.36%) VPLS
12 4 (0.36%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (0.36%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (3.22%) SQL Server
2 27 (2.41%) Oracle Database
3 24 (2.14%) Relational Database
4 22 (1.97%) Big Data
5 18 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (1.52%) KDB
7 16 (1.43%) Hadoop
8 10 (0.89%) MS Access
9 8 (0.71%) Data Mining
10 7 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (0.54%) QlikView
12 5 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (0.45%) MySQL
12 5 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (0.45%) PowerMart
13 4 (0.36%) SAP BW
13 4 (0.36%) Data Mart
14 3 (0.27%) MongoDB
14 3 (0.27%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 21 (1.88%) Maven
2 17 (1.52%) Subversion
3 12 (1.07%) TeamCity
4 10 (0.89%) ClearQuest
5 9 (0.80%) JUnit
6 7 (0.63%) JIRA
7 6 (0.54%) Ant
7 6 (0.54%) Visual Studio
8 5 (0.45%) Mockito
8 5 (0.45%) Grunt
8 5 (0.45%) CruiseControl
9 4 (0.36%) Eclipse
9 4 (0.36%) Bower
10 3 (0.27%) Git (software)
10 3 (0.27%) TortoiseSVN
10 3 (0.27%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.27%) Mocha
10 3 (0.27%) Sinon.JS
10 3 (0.27%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (0.27%) PVCS
General
1 453 (40.48%) Finance
2 339 (30.29%) Banking
3 209 (18.68%) Investment Banking
4 203 (18.14%) Front Office
5 67 (5.99%) Legal
6 36 (3.22%) Retail
7 21 (1.88%) Back Office
8 20 (1.79%) Law
9 17 (1.52%) Financial Institution
10 14 (1.25%) Telecoms
10 14 (1.25%) Marketing
11 12 (1.07%) Retail Banking
12 7 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.54%) Games
13 6 (0.54%) Advertising
14 3 (0.27%) Local Government
14 3 (0.27%) French Language
14 3 (0.27%) Publishing
15 2 (0.18%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 271 (24.22%) Analyst
2 213 (19.03%) Developer
3 178 (15.91%) Project Manager
4 171 (15.28%) Business Analyst
5 70 (6.26%) Consultant
6 59 (5.27%) Java Developer
7 57 (5.09%) Risk Analyst
8 50 (4.47%) Market Risk Analyst
9 47 (4.20%) Market Risk Business Analyst
10 43 (3.84%) Programme Manager
11 41 (3.66%) Banking Business Analyst
12 39 (3.49%) IT Business Analyst
13 38 (3.40%) Security Manager
14 37 (3.31%) Risk Manager
14 37 (3.31%) Market Analyst
15 36 (3.22%) Security Analyst
16 33 (2.95%) Architect
17 31 (2.77%) Python Developer
18 28 (2.50%) Security Consultant
19 27 (2.41%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (4.92%) .NET
2 47 (4.20%) Web Services
3 42 (3.75%) HTML
4 35 (3.13%) HTML5
5 27 (2.41%) Spring
6 25 (2.23%) Middleware
6 25 (2.23%) RESTful
6 25 (2.23%) FIX Protocol
7 23 (2.06%) Hibernate
8 21 (1.88%) XML
9 18 (1.61%) WPF
10 17 (1.52%) JMS
11 14 (1.25%) ASP.NET
12 13 (1.16%) Java EE
13 12 (1.07%) XSLT
13 12 (1.07%) WCF
14 11 (0.98%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (0.89%) J2EE
15 10 (0.89%) CSS
15 10 (0.89%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 149 (13.32%) Analytical Skills
2 115 (10.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 107 (9.56%) Market Risk
4 104 (9.29%) Derivative
5 79 (7.06%) Management Information System
6 72 (6.43%) Credit Risk
7 62 (5.54%) Equities
8 42 (3.75%) Computer Science
9 39 (3.49%) Fixed Income
10 36 (3.22%) Mathematics
11 30 (2.68%) Credit Derivative
12 20 (1.79%) Algorithms
13 19 (1.70%) Data Structures
14 18 (1.61%) CESG
15 17 (1.52%) Equity Derivative
16 16 (1.43%) Hedge funds
17 14 (1.25%) CESG CLAS
18 13 (1.16%) RMADS
19 12 (1.07%) Physics
19 12 (1.07%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 90 (8.04%) UNIX
2 79 (7.06%) Windows
3 76 (6.79%) Linux
4 11 (0.98%) Solaris
5 5 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.18%) Android
8 2 (0.18%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.089%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.089%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.089%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.089%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.089%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (21.18%) Project Management
2 217 (19.39%) Agile Software Development
3 143 (12.78%) Information Security
4 133 (11.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 115 (10.28%) PRINCE2
6 96 (8.58%) Data Modelling
7 87 (7.77%) Change Management
8 82 (7.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 77 (6.88%) ITIL
10 76 (6.79%) Business Analysis
11 72 (6.43%) Analytics
12 64 (5.72%) OO
13 59 (5.27%) TDD
14 56 (5.00%) Low Latency
15 55 (4.92%) Stress Testing
16 54 (4.83%) Integration Testing
16 54 (4.83%) Change Control
17 51 (4.56%) Programme Management
18 48 (4.29%) Test Strategy
19 46 (4.11%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 213 (19.03%) SQL
2 129 (11.53%) Java
3 76 (6.79%) C#
4 63 (5.63%) C++
5 55 (4.92%) Python
6 42 (3.75%) VBA
7 41 (3.66%) JavaScript
8 31 (2.77%) Perl
9 25 (2.23%) Scala
10 21 (1.88%) C
11 9 (0.80%) T-SQL
11 9 (0.80%) VB
11 9 (0.80%) VB.NET
12 7 (0.63%) Groovy
13 6 (0.54%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.36%) ECMAScript
14 4 (0.36%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.27%) XQuery
16 2 (0.18%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.18%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 142 (12.69%) Degree
2 77 (6.88%) CISSP
3 64 (5.72%) Security Cleared
4 47 (4.20%) CISM
5 44 (3.93%) SC Cleared
6 34 (3.04%) CISA
7 20 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 20 (1.79%) PMI Certification
8 19 (1.70%) GIAC
9 18 (1.61%) ISEB
9 18 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 17 (1.52%) APMP
11 13 (1.16%) PMP
11 13 (1.16%) Network+ Certification
11 13 (1.16%) GCIA
12 10 (0.89%) CNA
12 10 (0.89%) Novell Certification
13 9 (0.80%) CRISC
14 7 (0.63%) ACCA
14 7 (0.63%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (6.26%) QA
2 66 (5.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (1.79%) COBIT
3 20 (1.79%) SLA
4 15 (1.34%) EMIR
5 14 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 14 (1.25%) Basel III
6 12 (1.07%) Dodd-Frank
7 10 (0.89%) MiFID
7 10 (0.89%) Solvency II
8 8 (0.71%) P3O
8 8 (0.71%) Data Quality
9 6 (0.54%) Basel II
9 6 (0.54%) PCI DSS
10 4 (0.36%) FATCA
11 3 (0.27%) CRD IV
11 3 (0.27%) COSO
11 3 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 2 (0.18%) UCITS
12 2 (0.18%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 22 (1.97%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.27%) vSphere
3 3 (0.27%) XenApp
3 3 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.18%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.18%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.089%) vCloud
5 1 (0.089%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.089%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.089%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.089%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.089%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 20 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (1.25%) Control-M
3 3 (0.27%) SCCM
4 2 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.18%) Nagios
4 2 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.18%) BladeLogic
4 2 (0.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (0.18%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.089%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.089%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.089%) SCOM
5 1 (0.089%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 89 (7.95%) Oracle
2 75 (6.70%) Microsoft
3 49 (4.38%) SAP
4 31 (2.77%) Sybase
5 27 (2.41%) Cisco
6 26 (2.32%) CheckPoint
7 21 (1.88%) Murex
8 18 (1.61%) IBM
9 15 (1.34%) Juniper
10 14 (1.25%) HP
11 13 (1.16%) Bloomberg
12 12 (1.07%) Reuters
12 12 (1.07%) Trayport
13 11 (0.98%) Cyber-Ark
13 11 (0.98%) Business Objects
13 11 (0.98%) VMware
14 9 (0.80%) TIBCO
15 8 (0.71%) OpenLink
16 7 (0.63%) Triple Point
16 7 (0.63%) Informatica
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Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
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Rate: £300 - £370 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Advanced Resource Managers
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Forman Computer Staff
Rate: From £400 to £450 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £38000 - £49000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £320 - £370 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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McGregor Boyall
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London
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London
McGregor Boyall
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