The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Management
Rank 80 53 79
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +26
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 76 121 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.36% 2.92% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.82% 3.68% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 88 47
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £350 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £626 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £11.16 £44.48 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.90% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
Risk Management
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
2698 3289 2538
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 83.76% 79.41% 77.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1800 2013 1500
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 £250
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 62 129 107
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.15 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% +9.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.56 £12.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.35 £47.71 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

Risk Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Risk Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Risk Management
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 Management across the North West region.

Risk Management Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Risk Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Risk Management Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Risk Management
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 Management across the North West region.

Risk Management Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Risk Management
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 Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 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
Manchester +3 42 £400 - 12
Cheshire -5 24 £613 +28.94% 2
Cumbria +13 4 £308 -5.38% 1
Lancashire -12 2 £513 +14.84% 1
Merseyside -9 1 - - 3
Risk Management
England

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Management 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 Management.

1 56 (39.72%) Finance
2 43 (30.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 32 (22.70%) Project Management
4 24 (17.02%) CISSP
5 22 (15.60%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (13.48%) Microsoft
7 18 (12.77%) Service Management
8 16 (11.35%) Data Centre
9 15 (10.64%) Business Transformation
9 15 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (10.64%) Security Cleared
10 14 (9.93%) Banking
10 14 (9.93%) Degree
10 14 (9.93%) Cybersecurity
11 13 (9.22%) Information Security
11 13 (9.22%) Firewall
12 12 (8.51%) Management Information System
12 12 (8.51%) CISM
12 12 (8.51%) Technical Architecture
12 12 (8.51%) Network Security
12 12 (8.51%) Security Operations
13 11 (7.80%) SC Cleared
13 11 (7.80%) ITIL
13 11 (7.80%) MS Excel
14 10 (7.09%) Oracle
14 10 (7.09%) SIEM
14 10 (7.09%) Project Governance
14 10 (7.09%) Vulnerability Management
14 10 (7.09%) Threat Management
14 10 (7.09%) Vulnerability Scanning

Risk Management
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (1.42%) SAS
3 1 (0.71%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (7.80%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.96%) MS Office
3 6 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.84%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.71%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.55%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.42%) IaaS
2 2 (1.42%) Office 365
2 2 (1.42%) PaaS
2 2 (1.42%) SaaS
3 1 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.22%) Firewall
2 12 (8.51%) Network Security
3 6 (4.26%) LAN
3 6 (4.26%) WAN
3 6 (4.26%) Wireless
4 3 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.42%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.42%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (1.42%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (1.42%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (1.42%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (1.42%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.42%) FWSM
5 2 (1.42%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.42%) IPsec
5 2 (1.42%) OpenScape
5 2 (1.42%) SAN
5 2 (1.42%) SSL
5 2 (1.42%) UMTS
5 2 (1.42%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.26%) MongoDB
2 5 (3.55%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.13%) Apache Hive
4 3 (2.13%) Big Data
4 3 (2.13%) DB2
4 3 (2.13%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.13%) HBase
4 3 (2.13%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.13%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.13%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.71%) MS Access
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.71%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (2.13%) JIRA
General
1 56 (39.72%) Finance
2 14 (9.93%) Banking
3 7 (4.96%) Local Government
4 5 (3.55%) Retail
5 3 (2.13%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.42%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.71%) Billing
7 1 (0.71%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.71%) Legal
7 1 (0.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (21.28%) Project Manager
2 19 (13.48%) Analyst
2 19 (13.48%) Architect
3 15 (10.64%) Risk Manager
4 14 (9.93%) IT Manager
5 11 (7.80%) Consultant
5 11 (7.80%) Head of Cybersecurity
5 11 (7.80%) Head of Security
6 10 (7.09%) Business Analyst
6 10 (7.09%) Domain Architect
6 10 (7.09%) IT Risk Manager
7 9 (6.38%) Head of Operations
7 9 (6.38%) Principal Architect
8 7 (4.96%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 7 (4.96%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
8 7 (4.96%) Risk Analyst
9 6 (4.26%) Business Manager
9 6 (4.26%) Governance Manager
10 5 (3.55%) Oracle Project Manager
10 5 (3.55%) Project Governance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.26%) Middleware
2 4 (2.84%) Web Services
3 3 (2.13%) J2EE
3 3 (2.13%) JSON
3 3 (2.13%) XML
4 2 (1.42%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.71%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.35%) Data Centre
2 15 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (8.51%) Management Information System
4 9 (6.38%) Visualisation
5 4 (2.84%) User Experience
6 3 (2.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (2.13%) Ontologies
6 3 (2.13%) Taxonomies
7 2 (1.42%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.42%) Life Science
7 2 (1.42%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.42%) NHS
7 2 (1.42%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.42%) Wiki
8 1 (0.71%) CESG
8 1 (0.71%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.71%) FMCG
8 1 (0.71%) iSeries
8 1 (0.71%) RIA
8 1 (0.71%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.26%) Unix
1 6 (4.26%) Windows
2 4 (2.84%) AIX
2 4 (2.84%) Linux
3 1 (0.71%) Solaris
3 1 (0.71%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.71%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (30.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 32 (22.70%) Project Management
3 22 (15.60%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (12.77%) Service Management
5 15 (10.64%) Business Transformation
6 14 (9.93%) Cybersecurity
7 13 (9.22%) Information Security
8 12 (8.51%) Security Operations
8 12 (8.51%) Technical Architecture
9 11 (7.80%) ITIL
10 10 (7.09%) Project Governance
10 10 (7.09%) SIEM
10 10 (7.09%) Threat Management
10 10 (7.09%) Vulnerability Management
10 10 (7.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 9 (6.38%) People Management
12 8 (5.67%) Analytics
12 8 (5.67%) Change Management
13 7 (4.96%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (4.96%) Data Acquisition
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.96%) SQL
2 3 (2.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.71%) Java
3 1 (0.71%) JCL
3 1 (0.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (17.02%) CISSP
2 15 (10.64%) Security Cleared
3 14 (9.93%) Degree
4 12 (8.51%) CISM
5 11 (7.80%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.55%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (3.55%) CISA
7 3 (2.13%) CRISC
7 3 (2.13%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.42%) PMP
9 1 (0.71%) APMP
9 1 (0.71%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (0.71%) CITP
9 1 (0.71%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.71%) IISP
9 1 (0.71%) MBCS
9 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.84%) QA
2 3 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.42%) COBIT
3 2 (1.42%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.42%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.71%) GMP
4 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (0.71%) P3O
4 1 (0.71%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (2.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (0.71%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (0.71%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.42%) Cacti
1 2 (1.42%) RSA Archer
2 1 (0.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (13.48%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.09%) Oracle
3 5 (3.55%) Apple
3 5 (3.55%) Hyperion
4 4 (2.84%) ServiceNow
5 3 (2.13%) Cisco
5 3 (2.13%) IBM
6 2 (1.42%) Polycom
6 2 (1.42%) Siemens
7 1 (0.71%) AppSense
7 1 (0.71%) Axway
7 1 (0.71%) Capita
7 1 (0.71%) Citrix
7 1 (0.71%) IBM Sterling
7 1 (0.71%) Mercator
7 1 (0.71%) Tableau
7 1 (0.71%) VMware
7 1 (0.71%) Wyse
Carlisle, Cumbria
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £145 - £190 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Gibbs S3
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Rate: £575.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago