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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Management over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Management
Rank 64 53 85
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +32
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 75 89 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.35% 3.01% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.22% 4.18% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 51 27
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£425 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £225 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £475 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £390 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 2
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £17.51
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -0.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £17.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+47.88% -29.00%
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
2331 2129 2240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 72.98% 72.02% 65.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1333 1080 1185
Average daily rate £375 £333 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.78% -2.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £234 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 113 111
Average hourly rate £30.00 £22.54 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.09% -13.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.00 £50.00 £49.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

Risk Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Risk Management across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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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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 +6 29 £475 +40.42% 10
Manchester -30 18 £395 -5.44% 18
Lancashire -16 9 £425 +21.42% 3
Merseyside -6 4 £406 +1.56% 4
Risk Management
England

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Risk Management 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 Management.

1 42 (31.82%) Finance
2 33 (25.00%) ITIL
3 30 (22.73%) Project Management
3 30 (22.73%) Service Delivery
4 26 (19.70%) Information Security
5 25 (18.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 20 (15.15%) Service Management
8 19 (14.39%) CISSP
9 17 (12.88%) Supplier Management
10 15 (11.36%) SC Cleared
10 15 (11.36%) Change Management
10 15 (11.36%) Management Information System
10 15 (11.36%) Banking
11 14 (10.61%) Security Management
12 13 (9.85%) PRINCE2
12 13 (9.85%) Security Architecture
13 12 (9.09%) CRAMM
14 11 (8.33%) Microsoft
14 11 (8.33%) ISEB
14 11 (8.33%) Validation
15 10 (7.58%) CESG
15 10 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
16 9 (6.82%) Performance Management
16 9 (6.82%) ITSM
16 9 (6.82%) Firewall
17 8 (6.06%) CISM
17 8 (6.06%) MS Excel
17 8 (6.06%) MS Project
17 8 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Risk Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.52%) IIS
1 2 (1.52%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.52%) MS Exchange
1 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (6.06%) MS Project
1 8 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.52%) MS Office
4 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.82%) Firewall
2 5 (3.79%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.27%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (2.27%) Network Security
4 1 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.76%) VPN
4 1 (0.76%) LAN
4 1 (0.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (2.27%) EDRMS
4 2 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.76%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.76%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (1.52%) PVCS
1 2 (1.52%) ClearCase
1 2 (1.52%) Metasploit
General
1 42 (31.82%) Finance
2 15 (11.36%) Banking
3 4 (3.03%) Retail
4 2 (1.52%) Legal
5 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.76%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.76%) Marketing
5 1 (0.76%) Law
5 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (20.45%) Service Manager
2 23 (17.42%) Services Delivery Manager
2 23 (17.42%) Delivery Manager
3 21 (15.91%) Analyst
4 19 (14.39%) Consultant
5 18 (13.64%) Project Manager
6 17 (12.88%) Security Consultant
7 11 (8.33%) Architect
8 9 (6.82%) Security Architect
8 9 (6.82%) Risk Analyst
9 7 (5.30%) Security Manager
10 5 (3.79%) Business Analyst
10 5 (3.79%) Enterprise Architect
11 4 (3.03%) Programme Planner
11 4 (3.03%) Technical Specialist
11 4 (3.03%) Information Security Consultant
11 4 (3.03%) Enterprise Security Architect
11 4 (3.03%) IT Risk Analyst
12 3 (2.27%) IT Services Manager
12 3 (2.27%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.52%) .NET
2 1 (0.76%) XML
2 1 (0.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.36%) Management Information System
2 10 (7.58%) CESG
2 10 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.79%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (3.79%) FMCG
5 4 (3.03%) Open Source
5 4 (3.03%) NHS
6 3 (2.27%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.27%) PKI
7 2 (1.52%) GIS
7 2 (1.52%) RMADS
8 1 (0.76%) Life Science
8 1 (0.76%) Social Network
8 1 (0.76%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.76%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.76%) PMI
8 1 (0.76%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (0.76%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.03%) Windows
2 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (1.52%) UNIX
3 1 (0.76%) Solaris
3 1 (0.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (25.00%) ITIL
2 30 (22.73%) Service Delivery
2 30 (22.73%) Project Management
3 26 (19.70%) Information Security
4 25 (18.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (15.15%) Service Management
6 17 (12.88%) Supplier Management
7 15 (11.36%) Change Management
8 14 (10.61%) Security Management
9 13 (9.85%) PRINCE2
9 13 (9.85%) Security Architecture
10 12 (9.09%) CRAMM
11 11 (8.33%) Validation
12 9 (6.82%) ITSM
12 9 (6.82%) Performance Management
13 7 (5.30%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (5.30%) Business Analysis
14 6 (4.55%) Data Protection
14 6 (4.55%) Information Assurance
14 6 (4.55%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.03%) SQL
2 2 (1.52%) T-SQL
2 2 (1.52%) VBA
2 2 (1.52%) C#
3 1 (0.76%) Java
3 1 (0.76%) PHP
3 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.76%) Scala
3 1 (0.76%) VB
3 1 (0.76%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 19 (14.39%) CISSP
3 15 (11.36%) SC Cleared
4 11 (8.33%) ISEB
5 8 (6.06%) CISM
6 5 (3.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (2.27%) CISA
7 3 (2.27%) Degree
8 2 (1.52%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.52%) ISACA
8 2 (1.52%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (1.52%) CEH
8 2 (1.52%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (0.76%) ISSAP
9 1 (0.76%) PMP
9 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.76%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (5.30%) COBIT
2 7 (5.30%) QA
3 2 (1.52%) JSP 440
3 2 (1.52%) Basel III
4 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.52%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 11 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.03%) Oracle
3 2 (1.52%) CheckPoint
3 2 (1.52%) McAfee
3 2 (1.52%) Sophos
3 2 (1.52%) Sourcefire
3 2 (1.52%) IronPort
4 1 (0.76%) Northgate
4 1 (0.76%) IBM
4 1 (0.76%) Citrix
North West
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £800.00 - £850.00 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
North West
Robert Walters
Rate: market rate
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester
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Rate: £0 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Experis Ltd
Rate: £325.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £450 - £535 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Liverpool
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £400 - 425 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £1 per day + DAY RATE NEGOTIABLE
Posted: 13 days ago
North West England
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 14 days ago