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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Management
England / North West
Rank 73 43 97
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +54
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 62 143 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.38% 3.76% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.90% 4.64% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 95 28
Median daily rate £513 £460 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.41% +25.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £318 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £634 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £54.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +184.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.75 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-32.51% +64.64%

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
2141 3079 2376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 82.13% 80.96% 76.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1381 1876 1423
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £565 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 110 96
Median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £28.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +35.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.71 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 -4 43 £550 +43.97% 9
Cheshire +14 12 £450 -20.35% 7
Cumbria +9 2 £168 -4.28%
Lancashire -17 2 £426 -2.73%
Merseyside -21 1 £575 +15.00% 2
Risk Management
England

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 55 (36.67%) Finance
2 43 (28.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 36 (24.00%) CISSP
4 30 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
5 28 (18.67%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (17.33%) Security Operations
7 24 (16.00%) Banking
8 22 (14.67%) Project Management
8 22 (14.67%) Degree
8 22 (14.67%) Business Transformation
9 21 (14.00%) Security Cleared
9 21 (14.00%) Service Management
10 18 (12.00%) Management Information System
11 17 (11.33%) Information Security
12 15 (10.00%) SC Cleared
12 15 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (9.33%) Security Operations Centre
14 13 (8.67%) Security Monitoring
15 12 (8.00%) Telecoms
15 12 (8.00%) CISM
16 11 (7.33%) Microsoft
16 11 (7.33%) MS Excel
16 11 (7.33%) Data Centre
17 10 (6.67%) Programme Management
18 9 (6.00%) Technical Architecture
18 9 (6.00%) CISA
18 9 (6.00%) Firewall
18 9 (6.00%) SIEM
18 9 (6.00%) Project Governance
18 9 (6.00%) People Management

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 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (2.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.33%) SAS
3 1 (0.67%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (7.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.67%) MS Office
3 6 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.67%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.33%) Office 365
2 1 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.00%) Firewall
2 7 (4.67%) Network Security
3 5 (3.33%) LAN
3 5 (3.33%) WAN
4 4 (2.67%) Wireless
5 3 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.33%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.67%) DMZ
7 1 (0.67%) FTP
7 1 (0.67%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.67%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.00%) Apache Hive
3 3 (2.00%) Big Data
3 3 (2.00%) DB2
3 3 (2.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.00%) HBase
3 3 (2.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.67%) MS Access
4 1 (0.67%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 55 (36.67%) Finance
2 24 (16.00%) Banking
3 12 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.67%) Local Government
5 5 (3.33%) Retail
6 4 (2.67%) Corporate Banking
6 4 (2.67%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.67%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.00%) Marketing
8 2 (1.33%) Electronics
9 1 (0.67%) Billing
9 1 (0.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (16.00%) Analyst
2 22 (14.67%) Project Manager
3 18 (12.00%) Architect
4 17 (11.33%) IT Manager
4 17 (11.33%) Security Manager
5 15 (10.00%) Risk Manager
6 13 (8.67%) IT Risk Manager
6 13 (8.67%) Operational Security Manager
6 13 (8.67%) Operations Manager
6 13 (8.67%) Security Operations Manager
7 11 (7.33%) Business Analyst
7 11 (7.33%) Head of Cybersecurity
7 11 (7.33%) Head of Security
7 11 (7.33%) SOC Manager
8 10 (6.67%) Consultant
8 10 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Manager
8 10 (6.67%) Domain Architect
9 9 (6.00%) Head of Operations
9 9 (6.00%) Principal Architect
9 9 (6.00%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.33%) Middleware
2 4 (2.67%) Web Services
3 3 (2.00%) J2EE
3 3 (2.00%) JSON
3 3 (2.00%) XML
4 1 (0.67%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 15 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (9.33%) Security Operations Centre
4 11 (7.33%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.33%) PMI
6 4 (2.67%) User Experience
6 4 (2.67%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (2.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (2.00%) Mainframe
7 3 (2.00%) Ontologies
7 3 (2.00%) Taxonomies
8 2 (1.33%) Life Science
8 2 (1.33%) Wiki
9 1 (0.67%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.67%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.67%) FMCG
9 1 (0.67%) iSeries
9 1 (0.67%) NHS
9 1 (0.67%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.67%) Windows
2 6 (4.00%) Unix
3 5 (3.33%) AIX
3 5 (3.33%) Linux
4 2 (1.33%) Solaris
5 1 (0.67%) HPUX
5 1 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (28.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 30 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 28 (18.67%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (17.33%) Security Operations
5 22 (14.67%) Business Transformation
5 22 (14.67%) Project Management
6 21 (14.00%) Service Management
7 17 (11.33%) Information Security
8 13 (8.67%) Security Monitoring
9 10 (6.67%) Programme Management
10 9 (6.00%) People Management
10 9 (6.00%) Project Governance
10 9 (6.00%) SIEM
10 9 (6.00%) Technical Architecture
11 8 (5.33%) ITIL
12 7 (4.67%) Business Analysis
12 7 (4.67%) Change Management
12 7 (4.67%) PRINCE2
12 7 (4.67%) Resource Management
12 7 (4.67%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.33%) SQL
2 3 (2.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.33%) C
3 2 (1.33%) Java
4 1 (0.67%) JCL
4 1 (0.67%) Perl
4 1 (0.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (24.00%) CISSP
2 22 (14.67%) Degree
3 21 (14.00%) Security Cleared
4 15 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 12 (8.00%) CISM
6 9 (6.00%) CISA
7 7 (4.67%) PMI Certification
8 5 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (2.67%) CRISC
10 3 (2.00%) PMP
11 1 (0.67%) CESG Certified Professional
11 1 (0.67%) CITP
11 1 (0.67%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.67%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.67%) IISP
11 1 (0.67%) MBCS
11 1 (0.67%) PgMP
11 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.67%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.33%) QA
2 4 (2.67%) COBIT
2 4 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.00%) SLA
4 2 (1.33%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.33%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.67%) GDPR
5 1 (0.67%) GMP
5 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.67%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (0.67%) Time Sharing Option
1 1 (0.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.33%) RSA Archer
2 1 (0.67%) IBM BigFix
2 1 (0.67%) Netcool
2 1 (0.67%) SCCM
2 1 (0.67%) SCOM
2 1 (0.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (7.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.33%) Apple
2 5 (3.33%) SAP
2 5 (3.33%) ServiceNow
3 4 (2.67%) IBM
3 4 (2.67%) Oracle
4 3 (2.00%) Remedy
5 1 (0.67%) AppSense
5 1 (0.67%) Axway
5 1 (0.67%) CA
5 1 (0.67%) Capita
5 1 (0.67%) Cisco
5 1 (0.67%) Citrix
5 1 (0.67%) IBM Sterling
5 1 (0.67%) Mercator
5 1 (0.67%) Tableau
5 1 (0.67%) VMware
5 1 (0.67%) Wyse
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