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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Management
Rank 55 70 83
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +13
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 125 82 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 3.16% 2.23% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.87% 2.88% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 48 28
Median daily rate £419 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.51% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £296 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.80% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Median hourly rate £37.50 £60.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.11%
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
3234 2852 2298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.81% 77.54% 74.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2013 1642 1204
Median daily rate £425 £393 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.28% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 139 115
Median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.00 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 27 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Risk Management Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 May 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 +1 50 £375 -16.66% 14
Cheshire +8 42 £381 +22.00% 5
Lancashire +8 18 £425 +41.66% 2
Merseyside +1 9 £481 +36.52% 1
Cumbria -5 1 - -
Risk Management
England

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 96 (36.64%) Finance
2 78 (29.77%) Project Management
3 77 (29.39%) Information Security
4 54 (20.61%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (19.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 39 (14.89%) Management Information System
7 37 (14.12%) Change Management
8 33 (12.60%) Supplier Management
9 32 (12.21%) CISSP
10 31 (11.83%) Microsoft
10 31 (11.83%) MS Excel
11 30 (11.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 30 (11.45%) Banking
11 30 (11.45%) Waterfall
12 27 (10.31%) Migration
13 26 (9.92%) ITIL
14 25 (9.54%) Oracle
15 24 (9.16%) CISM
15 24 (9.16%) Active Directory
16 23 (8.78%) PRINCE2
17 22 (8.40%) Retail
18 21 (8.02%) Security Management
18 21 (8.02%) Windows
19 20 (7.63%) Mainframe
19 20 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
20 19 (7.25%) Security Operations
20 19 (7.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
21 18 (6.87%) Degree
21 18 (6.87%) PCI DSS
21 18 (6.87%) Security Cleared

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 13 (4.96%) Tuxedo
2 7 (2.67%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.91%) SAS
4 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (0.76%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.38%) Node.js
Applications
1 31 (11.83%) MS Excel
2 17 (6.49%) MS Office
2 17 (6.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.91%) MS Project
4 3 (1.15%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.38%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (3.05%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (2.29%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.38%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.44%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.76%) Office 365
3 1 (0.38%) IaaS
3 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.73%) Firewall
2 5 (1.91%) NetScaler
3 3 (1.15%) LAN
3 3 (1.15%) WAN
4 2 (0.76%) DNS
4 2 (0.76%) GSM
4 2 (0.76%) Network Security
4 2 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.38%) ATM
5 1 (0.38%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.38%) Internet
5 1 (0.38%) RFID
5 1 (0.38%) SMS
5 1 (0.38%) UMTS
5 1 (0.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.82%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.44%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (1.15%) Data Mining
3 3 (1.15%) GIS
4 2 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.76%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (0.76%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.38%) DataStage
5 1 (0.38%) DB2
5 1 (0.38%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.38%) MySQL
5 1 (0.38%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 7 (2.67%) JIRA
2 1 (0.38%) Selenium
2 1 (0.38%) TestDirector
General
1 96 (36.64%) Finance
2 30 (11.45%) Banking
3 22 (8.40%) Retail
4 12 (4.58%) Legal
5 9 (3.44%) Retail Banking
6 5 (1.91%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.53%) Corporate Banking
7 4 (1.53%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.53%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.15%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.76%) Local Government
9 2 (0.76%) Marketing
9 2 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.38%) Back Office
10 1 (0.38%) Games
10 1 (0.38%) German Language
10 1 (0.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 40 (15.27%) Analyst
2 34 (12.98%) Consultant
3 33 (12.60%) Delivery Manager
4 31 (11.83%) Project Manager
5 25 (9.54%) Security Consultant
6 21 (8.02%) IT Manager
7 20 (7.63%) Security Manager
8 19 (7.25%) Security Analyst
9 18 (6.87%) Risk Manager
10 16 (6.11%) IT Security Manager
11 14 (5.34%) IT Risk Manager
11 14 (5.34%) Test Manager
12 13 (4.96%) Digital Delivery Manager
13 12 (4.58%) Architect
13 12 (4.58%) Technical Manager
14 11 (4.20%) Information Security Consultant
14 11 (4.20%) Senior Manager
15 9 (3.44%) IT Consultant
15 9 (3.44%) IT Security Consultant
15 9 (3.44%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.15%) .NET
1 3 (1.15%) J2EE
2 2 (0.76%) CSS
2 2 (0.76%) HTML
3 1 (0.38%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.38%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.38%) Middleware
3 1 (0.38%) OAuth
3 1 (0.38%) SAML
3 1 (0.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (0.38%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 39 (14.89%) Management Information System
2 20 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.63%) Mainframe
3 12 (4.58%) Cryptography
4 9 (3.44%) Data Centre
5 8 (3.05%) Private Cloud
6 7 (2.67%) Credit Risk
7 6 (2.29%) Data Protection Act
8 5 (1.91%) Fat Client
8 5 (1.91%) Microsoft Licensing
8 5 (1.91%) Thin Client
8 5 (1.91%) User Experience
9 4 (1.53%) BYOD
9 4 (1.53%) FMCG
9 4 (1.53%) IBM Mainframe
10 3 (1.15%) CESG
10 3 (1.15%) CESG CLAS
10 3 (1.15%) Life Science
10 3 (1.15%) Statistics
11 2 (0.76%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 21 (8.02%) Windows
2 15 (5.73%) Linux
3 13 (4.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (4.96%) VME
4 11 (4.20%) Unix
5 10 (3.82%) Windows Server
5 10 (3.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (3.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (3.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.53%) Android
6 4 (1.53%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.76%) AIX
7 2 (0.76%) HPUX
7 2 (0.76%) Solaris
7 2 (0.76%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (29.77%) Project Management
2 77 (29.39%) Information Security
3 54 (20.61%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (19.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 37 (14.12%) Change Management
6 33 (12.60%) Supplier Management
7 30 (11.45%) Waterfall
8 27 (10.31%) Migration
9 26 (9.92%) ITIL
10 23 (8.78%) PRINCE2
11 21 (8.02%) Security Management
12 19 (7.25%) Security Operations
13 17 (6.49%) Penetration Testing
13 17 (6.49%) Risk Assessment
13 17 (6.49%) User Stories
14 16 (6.11%) Data Protection
14 16 (6.11%) Service Management
15 15 (5.73%) Configuration Management
15 15 (5.73%) Portfolio Management
15 15 (5.73%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (4.58%) COBOL
2 4 (1.53%) Java
2 4 (1.53%) SQL
3 3 (1.15%) C
3 3 (1.15%) JavaScript
3 3 (1.15%) PHP
4 1 (0.38%) Apex Code
4 1 (0.38%) C#
4 1 (0.38%) JCL
4 1 (0.38%) Python
4 1 (0.38%) REXX
4 1 (0.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (12.21%) CISSP
2 24 (9.16%) CISM
3 18 (6.87%) Degree
3 18 (6.87%) Security Cleared
4 11 (4.20%) SC Cleared
5 9 (3.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (2.67%) CLAS
6 7 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 6 (2.29%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (1.53%) CIPD
8 4 (1.53%) DV Cleared
8 4 (1.53%) MBA
9 3 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.76%) APMP
10 2 (0.76%) CISA
10 2 (0.76%) ISEB
10 2 (0.76%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.76%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.38%) CESG Certified Professional
11 1 (0.38%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (11.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (7.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 18 (6.87%) PCI DSS
4 7 (2.67%) COBIT
5 5 (1.91%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (1.91%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 4 (1.53%) QA
6 4 (1.53%) SLA
7 3 (1.15%) P3O
8 1 (0.38%) COSO
8 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.38%) FATCA
8 1 (0.38%) IAS 39
8 1 (0.38%) ISAE 3402
8 1 (0.38%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.38%) RMADS
8 1 (0.38%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.38%) SSAE 16
8 1 (0.38%) Val IT
System Software
1 24 (9.16%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.44%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (1.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 4 (1.53%) XenApp
4 3 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.38%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (0.76%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.38%) CA Wily
2 1 (0.38%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.38%) StatsD
2 1 (0.38%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 31 (11.83%) Microsoft
2 25 (9.54%) Oracle
3 16 (6.11%) HP
4 13 (4.96%) Micro Focus
4 13 (4.96%) Red Hat
5 11 (4.20%) Citrix
6 10 (3.82%) AppSense
6 10 (3.82%) VMware
7 7 (2.67%) SAP
8 6 (2.29%) IBM
9 5 (1.91%) ServiceNow
9 5 (1.91%) Wyse
10 4 (1.53%) Cisco
10 4 (1.53%) Intel Security
11 3 (1.15%) Lumension
11 3 (1.15%) Siebel
12 1 (0.38%) Apigee
12 1 (0.38%) Gemalto
12 1 (0.38%) Mashery
12 1 (0.38%) Qualys
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