The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Assessment skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Assessment
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.95% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £600 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £453 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.69% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £67.50 £34.50 £10.00
% change year-on-year
+95.65% +245.00%
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 Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
158 120 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 78.22% 81.63% 74.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 51 49
Average daily rate £475 £470 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% +25.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

Risk Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Risk Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Risk Assessment
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Risk Assessment Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Risk Assessment
Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Assessment across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Risk Assessment Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 7 (58.33%) Information Security
2 5 (41.67%) Change Management
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 5 (41.67%) MS Project
2 5 (41.67%) PeopleSoft
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (41.67%) CRM
2 5 (41.67%) PMP
2 5 (41.67%) PMI Certification
2 5 (41.67%) Project Management
2 5 (41.67%) QA
2 5 (41.67%) Security Architecture
2 5 (41.67%) Target Operating Model
3 4 (33.33%) BS25999
3 4 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (33.33%) Information Governance
3 4 (33.33%) SIEM
3 4 (33.33%) ISO 9000
4 3 (25.00%) Firewall
4 3 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (25.00%) COBIT
5 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (16.67%) Security Operations
6 1 (8.33%) Protective Monitoring
6 1 (8.33%) ISO22301
6 1 (8.33%) Information Security Management
6 1 (8.33%) Security Management
6 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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.

Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Project Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Security Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Security Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Security Technical Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) IT Architect
4 1 (8.33%) IT Security Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Service Security Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Service Transition Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Transition Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Information Security
2 5 (41.67%) Change Management
2 5 (41.67%) CRM
2 5 (41.67%) Project Management
2 5 (41.67%) Security Architecture
2 5 (41.67%) Target Operating Model
3 4 (33.33%) Information Governance
3 4 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (33.33%) SIEM
4 3 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (16.67%) Security Operations
6 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
6 1 (8.33%) Information Security Management
6 1 (8.33%) Protective Monitoring
6 1 (8.33%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) PMI Certification
1 5 (41.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
2 4 (33.33%) BS25999
2 4 (33.33%) ISO 9000
3 3 (25.00%) COBIT
4 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (8.33%) ISO22301
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
1 5 (41.67%) PeopleSoft