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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Assessment
Rank 144 147 131
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 11 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.34% 0.36% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.45% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 3
Median daily rate £450 £379 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.89% -27.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £456 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.28% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +70.21%
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2700 3341 2512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 83.85% 79.23% 77.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1804 2053 1481
Median daily rate £413 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 127 107
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.15 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% +7.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.56 £12.44 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.35 £47.71 £63.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

Risk Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Assessment within the North West region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire - 5 £450 - 2
Manchester -6 4 £420 +9.94%
Cumbria - 1 - -
Risk Assessment
England

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 North West region with a requirement for Risk Assessment.

1 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
1 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (30.00%) Kanban
3 5 (25.00%) Information Security
4 4 (20.00%) Scrum
5 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (15.00%) Finance
6 2 (10.00%) CISM
6 2 (10.00%) Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) User Stories
6 2 (10.00%) Business Process Mapping
7 1 (5.00%) DevOps
7 1 (5.00%) Diameter Protocol
7 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (5.00%) Internal Audit
7 1 (5.00%) MVNO
7 1 (5.00%) VoLTE
7 1 (5.00%) QMS
7 1 (5.00%) LTE
7 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (5.00%) 4G
7 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.00%) Change Control
7 1 (5.00%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (5.00%) SWOT Analysis
7 1 (5.00%) QA

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) 2G
1 1 (5.00%) 3G
1 1 (5.00%) 4G
1 1 (5.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) LTE
1 1 (5.00%) MVNO
1 1 (5.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (5.00%) VoLTE
General
1 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Project Manager
1 6 (30.00%) Security Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Information Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Project Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Web Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Web Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Security Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Web Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Web Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Build Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Project Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) NHS
1 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) Kanban
3 5 (25.00%) Information Security
4 4 (20.00%) Scrum
5 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.00%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (10.00%) Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) User Stories
7 1 (5.00%) Change Control
7 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.00%) DevOps
7 1 (5.00%) Document Management
7 1 (5.00%) ERP
7 1 (5.00%) QMS
7 1 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (5.00%) SWOT Analysis
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) CISM
2 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.00%) GxP
2 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) SAP