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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Management
Rank 62 45 99
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +54
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 75 112 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.31% 4.00% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.12% 5.41% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 64 15
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£425 £380 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% -3.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £294 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £393 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.91% -1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+23.59% -32.57%
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
2402 2069 2020
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 73.88% 73.89% 65.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1413 1029 1021
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £492
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 113 83
Average hourly rate £28.00 £23.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.14% +4.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.67 £12.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £44.90 £75.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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
Manchester -28 25 £400 -15.78% 7
Cheshire -21 19 £493 +31.33% 4
Lancashire -18 7 £413 +33.06%
Merseyside +1 5 £406 +5.51% 2
Cumbria - - - -
Risk Management
England

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 40 (34.19%) Finance
2 34 (29.06%) Service Delivery
2 34 (29.06%) ITIL
3 31 (26.50%) Project Management
4 22 (18.80%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (18.80%) Service Management
5 20 (17.09%) Information Security
6 19 (16.24%) Supplier Management
6 19 (16.24%) Security Cleared
7 18 (15.38%) Change Management
8 17 (14.53%) CISSP
9 15 (12.82%) PRINCE2
10 12 (10.26%) ISEB
10 12 (10.26%) Firewall
10 12 (10.26%) Validation
10 12 (10.26%) Banking
10 12 (10.26%) SC Cleared
10 12 (10.26%) CRAMM
11 11 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (9.40%) ITSM
12 10 (8.55%) Performance Management
13 9 (7.69%) Security Management
13 9 (7.69%) Retail
14 8 (6.84%) Management Information System
14 8 (6.84%) Microsoft
14 8 (6.84%) TCP/IP
14 8 (6.84%) MS Excel
15 7 (5.98%) CISM
15 7 (5.98%) Migration
15 7 (5.98%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (1.71%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (6.84%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.27%) MS Project
3 4 (3.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (0.85%) Route 53
1 1 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.85%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.26%) Firewall
2 8 (6.84%) TCP/IP
3 6 (5.13%) Network Security
4 3 (2.56%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.85%) LAN
5 1 (0.85%) WAN
5 1 (0.85%) VPN
5 1 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.56%) MS Access
2 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (1.71%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.85%) EDRMS
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.85%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Metasploit
1 2 (1.71%) ClearCase
1 2 (1.71%) PVCS
2 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
General
1 40 (34.19%) Finance
2 12 (10.26%) Banking
3 9 (7.69%) Retail
4 4 (3.42%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.56%) Legal
6 1 (0.85%) Law
6 1 (0.85%) Back Office
6 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 28 (23.93%) Service Manager
2 24 (20.51%) Delivery Manager
2 24 (20.51%) Services Delivery Manager
3 17 (14.53%) Security Consultant
3 17 (14.53%) Consultant
4 13 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 13 (11.11%) Analyst
5 7 (5.98%) Risk Analyst
6 5 (4.27%) Architect
6 5 (4.27%) Change Manager
6 5 (4.27%) Security Architect
7 4 (3.42%) Firewall Consultant
7 4 (3.42%) Network Security Consultant
7 4 (3.42%) Risk Manager
7 4 (3.42%) Information Security Consultant
7 4 (3.42%) Programme Planner
7 4 (3.42%) Network Consultant
7 4 (3.42%) Programme Manager
7 4 (3.42%) Developer
8 3 (2.56%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.71%) .NET
2 1 (0.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.84%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.13%) FMCG
3 6 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.42%) Open Source
4 4 (3.42%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (3.42%) NHS
5 3 (2.56%) PKI
6 2 (1.71%) CESG
6 2 (1.71%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.85%) PMI
7 1 (0.85%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (0.85%) Life Science
7 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.56%) Windows
2 2 (1.71%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.85%) Solaris
3 1 (0.85%) Linux
3 1 (0.85%) UNIX
3 1 (0.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (29.06%) Service Delivery
1 34 (29.06%) ITIL
2 31 (26.50%) Project Management
3 22 (18.80%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (18.80%) Service Management
4 20 (17.09%) Information Security
5 19 (16.24%) Supplier Management
6 18 (15.38%) Change Management
7 15 (12.82%) PRINCE2
8 12 (10.26%) Validation
8 12 (10.26%) CRAMM
9 11 (9.40%) ITSM
10 10 (8.55%) Performance Management
11 9 (7.69%) Security Management
12 7 (5.98%) Migration
12 7 (5.98%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (5.13%) Matrix Management
13 6 (5.13%) Programme Management
14 5 (4.27%) Configuration Management
14 5 (4.27%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.27%) SQL
2 2 (1.71%) T-SQL
2 2 (1.71%) C#
3 1 (0.85%) Java
3 1 (0.85%) PHP
3 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.85%) VB
3 1 (0.85%) VBA
3 1 (0.85%) C
3 1 (0.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (16.24%) Security Cleared
2 17 (14.53%) CISSP
3 12 (10.26%) ISEB
3 12 (10.26%) SC Cleared
4 7 (5.98%) CISM
5 6 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (3.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (2.56%) PMP
7 3 (2.56%) PMI Certification
7 3 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.56%) CCNA
7 3 (2.56%) CISA
7 3 (2.56%) Degree
7 3 (2.56%) Chartered Engineer
7 3 (2.56%) CRISC
8 2 (1.71%) ISACA
8 2 (1.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.71%) CEH
8 2 (1.71%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.85%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.98%) QA
2 5 (4.27%) SLA
2 5 (4.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.27%) COBIT
3 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.71%) CORE IMPACT
2 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.85%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (6.84%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.42%) Oracle
3 2 (1.71%) Sourcefire
3 2 (1.71%) IronPort
3 2 (1.71%) McAfee
3 2 (1.71%) Sophos
3 2 (1.71%) CheckPoint
4 1 (0.85%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.85%) Citrix
4 1 (0.85%) HP
4 1 (0.85%) Northgate
4 1 (0.85%) RightScale
4 1 (0.85%) TSYS
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Rate: £350 - £400 Per Day Ltd Co Basis
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Pharma Division
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
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Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
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Rate: £320 - £360.00 per day
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 per day
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Rate: £350 - £400 per annum + competitive
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
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