The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Assessment skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Assessment
Rank 57 69 53
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -16
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 7 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.04% 0.93% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 1.17% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 3
Median daily rate £525 £419 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.37% +2.13%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.25 -
Risk Assessment
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
551 771 663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 81.99% 80.06% 78.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 462 401
Median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 14
Median hourly rate £10.62 £22.50 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.80% +83.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.07 £10.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £28.50 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%

Risk Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Risk Assessment as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Risk Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Risk Assessment
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Risk Assessment Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Risk Assessment
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Risk Assessment Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Assessment also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Risk Assessment.

1 16 (80.00%) Risk Management
2 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 11 (55.00%) RMADS
3 11 (55.00%) CESG
3 11 (55.00%) Windows
3 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (55.00%) CISSP
3 11 (55.00%) Information Assurance
3 11 (55.00%) CESG Certified Professional
4 10 (50.00%) Citrix
4 10 (50.00%) IPsec
4 10 (50.00%) SMTP
4 10 (50.00%) Client/Server
4 10 (50.00%) Oracle
4 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 10 (50.00%) ISMS
4 10 (50.00%) Cryptography
5 9 (45.00%) Windows Vista
5 9 (45.00%) OWASP
5 9 (45.00%) SSH
5 9 (45.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 9 (45.00%) CEH
5 9 (45.00%) Penetration Testing
5 9 (45.00%) Unix
5 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
5 9 (45.00%) FTP
5 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
5 9 (45.00%) Internet
5 9 (45.00%) Patch Management
5 9 (45.00%) Fuzz Testing

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) IPsec
1 10 (50.00%) SMTP
2 9 (45.00%) FTP
2 9 (45.00%) Internet
2 9 (45.00%) SSH
3 2 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) HP UFT
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Security Advisor
2 4 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Information Assurance Leader
2 4 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Services Delivery Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Digital Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL Manager
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL Service Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) CRM Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Agile Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) HR Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security Advisor
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Security Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) CESG
2 10 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 10 (50.00%) Cryptography
3 8 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
5 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Unix
2 9 (45.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Risk Management
2 11 (55.00%) Information Assurance
3 10 (50.00%) ISMS
4 9 (45.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 9 (45.00%) Fuzz Testing
4 9 (45.00%) OWASP
4 9 (45.00%) Patch Management
4 9 (45.00%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (30.00%) Security Architecture
7 4 (20.00%) Coaching
7 4 (20.00%) ITIL
7 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 4 (20.00%) Service Design
7 4 (20.00%) Service Management
8 3 (15.00%) Security Testing
8 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (10.00%) CRM
9 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (55.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 11 (55.00%) CISSP
3 9 (45.00%) CEH
4 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
5 5 (25.00%) DV Cleared
6 4 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (5.00%) CISM
7 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (55.00%) RMADS
2 1 (5.00%) Government Security Classifications
2 1 (5.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (45.00%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) Citrix
2 10 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (5.00%) Symantec