The table below looks at the statistics for the Risk Consultant role 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 Consultant in their job title 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 Consultant
Rank 167 - 137
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Consultant 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.075% - 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% - 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate £425 - £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Risk Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3793 3688 2913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.28% 94.25% 94.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2285 1963 1534
Average daily rate £400 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 222 208
Average hourly rate £18.80 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.93% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.22 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £49.50 £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Risk Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Risk Consultant in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Risk Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Risk Consultant
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 Consultant across the North West region.

Risk Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Risk Consultant
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 Consultant within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
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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
Cheshire - 2 £425 -
Merseyside - 1 - -
Risk Consultant
England

Risk Consultant
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited Risk Consultant in their job title 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 with Risk Consultant in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) CISM
3 2 (33.33%) CISSP
4 1 (16.67%) Security Management
4 1 (16.67%) CISA
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Information Management
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (16.67%) ISMS
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
4 1 (16.67%) Security Auditing
4 1 (16.67%) Compliance Audit

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited Risk Consultant in their job title 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 with Risk Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (16.67%) Compliance Audit
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
4 1 (16.67%) Information Management
4 1 (16.67%) ISMS
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Security Auditing
4 1 (16.67%) Security Management
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CISM
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (16.67%) CISA
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001