The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Assessment skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Assessment
Rank 148 112 122
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +10
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 10 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.26% 0.67% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.91% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 4
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£308 £463 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.45% +12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £548 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £369
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +22.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 - £31.00
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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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2940 2205 1953
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 76.80% 73.43% 71.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1749 1188 983
Average daily rate £400 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 102 90
Average hourly rate £37.97 £28.75 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.05% +36.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £53.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Risk Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Risk Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Risk Assessment
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Risk Assessment Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Risk Assessment
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Risk Assessment Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Risk Assessment
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Manchester -10 7 £306 -41.80% 4
Lancashire - 2 - -
Cheshire -12 1 £350 -22.22% 3
Risk Assessment
England

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 8 (38.10%) Information Security
1 8 (38.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 7 (33.33%) Finance
3 6 (28.57%) CISSP
3 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
4 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (23.81%) TOGAF
4 5 (23.81%) SABSA
4 5 (23.81%) SDLC
5 4 (19.05%) CESG
6 3 (14.29%) CISMP
6 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 2 (9.52%) MS Project
7 2 (9.52%) ITIL
7 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (9.52%) EPoS
7 2 (9.52%) PRINCE
7 2 (9.52%) Project Management
7 2 (9.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (9.52%) CISA
7 2 (9.52%) CISM
7 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
7 2 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Information Security Management
7 2 (9.52%) Security Management
7 2 (9.52%) SCADA
7 2 (9.52%) Incident Management

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 2 (9.52%) MS Project
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
1 1 (4.76%) Zephyr
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Business Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Security Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Security Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Service Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Transition Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Test Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Service Transition Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Security Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Business Manager
5 1 (4.76%) IT Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Designer
5 1 (4.76%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Service Transition Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 4 (19.05%) CESG
3 2 (9.52%) EPoS
3 2 (9.52%) SCADA
3 2 (9.52%) User Experience
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.76%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Information Security
2 7 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 5 (23.81%) SABSA
3 5 (23.81%) SDLC
3 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
3 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (23.81%) TOGAF
4 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (9.52%) Business Transformation
5 2 (9.52%) PRINCE
5 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Information Security Management
5 2 (9.52%) Security Management
5 2 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL
5 2 (9.52%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) CISSP
2 3 (14.29%) CISMP
3 2 (9.52%) CEH
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (9.52%) CISA
3 2 (9.52%) CISM
3 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (4.76%) ISEB
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
2 2 (9.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (4.76%) Solvency II
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