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 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Management
Rank 56 85 64
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -21
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 127 51 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.92% 1.64% 2.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.69% 2.22% 3.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 32 42
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£425 £425 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £325 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £760 £516 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £393
% change year-on-year
- +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 7
Average hourly rate £42.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £26.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+60.00% +25.00%
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
3445 2298 2088
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 79.18% 74.08% 71.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2120 1272 1052
Average daily rate £415 £373 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.26% +12.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 101 112
Average hourly rate £40.00 £26.83 £22.54
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.08% +19.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £67.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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 +15 50 £400 +2.56% 13
Cheshire +4 39 £450 +5.88% 8
Lancashire -2 19 £425 +3.03% 1
Merseyside +2 10 £855 +134.56% 4
Cumbria - 5 £348 -
Risk Management
England

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 91 (43.54%) Finance
2 62 (29.67%) Project Management
3 51 (24.40%) PRINCE2
4 37 (17.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 36 (17.22%) Banking
6 32 (15.31%) Continuous Improvement
7 30 (14.35%) ITIL
8 29 (13.88%) Information Security
9 23 (11.00%) Configuration Management
10 22 (10.53%) Security Cleared
11 21 (10.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 21 (10.05%) Programme Management
12 20 (9.57%) Data Protection
12 20 (9.57%) Degree
12 20 (9.57%) Business Analysis
12 20 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
12 20 (9.57%) P3O
13 19 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (9.09%) Change Management
14 18 (8.61%) Retail
15 17 (8.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 17 (8.13%) Dependency Management
16 16 (7.66%) CISM
16 16 (7.66%) MS Excel
17 15 (7.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 15 (7.18%) Service Management
17 15 (7.18%) Management Information System
17 15 (7.18%) Data Protection Act
17 15 (7.18%) CESG
18 14 (6.70%) Requirements Management

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 8 (3.83%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.96%) IIS
2 2 (0.96%) Tomcat
2 2 (0.96%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.48%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.48%) SAS
3 1 (0.48%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (7.66%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.74%) MS Project
3 10 (4.78%) MS Office
4 7 (3.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (2.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) Agresso
1 2 (0.96%) SAP GRC
1 2 (0.96%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.87%) WAN
1 6 (2.87%) Firewall
1 6 (2.87%) Network Security
2 4 (1.91%) LAN
2 4 (1.91%) Wireless
3 3 (1.44%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (0.96%) SMS
4 2 (0.96%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (0.96%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (0.96%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.48%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.48%) VLAN
5 1 (0.48%) NFC
5 1 (0.48%) HTTP
5 1 (0.48%) SAN
5 1 (0.48%) Internet
5 1 (0.48%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.96%) MySQL
1 2 (0.96%) SQL Server
1 2 (0.96%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (0.96%) HP UFT
1 2 (0.96%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.48%) JIRA
General
1 91 (43.54%) Finance
2 36 (17.22%) Banking
3 18 (8.61%) Retail
4 12 (5.74%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (3.83%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.87%) Military
6 6 (2.87%) Retail Banking
7 4 (1.91%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.91%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.44%) Local Government
9 2 (0.96%) Billing
10 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.48%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.48%) Legal
10 1 (0.48%) Marketing
10 1 (0.48%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 41 (19.62%) Analyst
2 37 (17.70%) Project Manager
3 23 (11.00%) Consultant
4 20 (9.57%) Business Analyst
5 18 (8.61%) Risk Manager
6 12 (5.74%) Project Planner
7 11 (5.26%) Test Manager
8 10 (4.78%) Security Consultant
9 8 (3.83%) Programme Manager
9 8 (3.83%) Security Analyst
9 8 (3.83%) Service Manager
10 7 (3.35%) IT Risk Manager
11 6 (2.87%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 6 (2.87%) Infrastructure Manager
11 6 (2.87%) Banking Business Analyst
11 6 (2.87%) Security Advisor
12 5 (2.39%) Security Manager
12 5 (2.39%) Portfolio Manager
12 5 (2.39%) Information Security Analyst
12 5 (2.39%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.96%) HTML
1 2 (0.96%) CSS
1 2 (0.96%) Middleware
2 1 (0.48%) SAP Basis
2 1 (0.48%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.18%) Data Protection Act
2 15 (7.18%) Management Information System
2 15 (7.18%) CESG
3 10 (4.78%) CESG CLAS
4 8 (3.83%) RMADS
5 7 (3.35%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.91%) SecurID
7 2 (0.96%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.96%) SCADA
8 1 (0.48%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.48%) CMDB
8 1 (0.48%) BYOD
8 1 (0.48%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.48%) NHS
8 1 (0.48%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.48%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.48%) Tandem
8 1 (0.48%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.39%) UNIX
2 4 (1.91%) Windows
3 1 (0.48%) Linux
3 1 (0.48%) zOS
3 1 (0.48%) MVS
3 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.48%) Scientific Linux
3 1 (0.48%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (29.67%) Project Management
2 51 (24.40%) PRINCE2
3 37 (17.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 32 (15.31%) Continuous Improvement
5 30 (14.35%) ITIL
6 29 (13.88%) Information Security
7 23 (11.00%) Configuration Management
8 21 (10.05%) Programme Management
9 20 (9.57%) Business Analysis
9 20 (9.57%) Data Protection
10 19 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (9.09%) Change Management
11 17 (8.13%) Dependency Management
12 15 (7.18%) Service Management
13 14 (6.70%) Requirements Management
13 14 (6.70%) Security Architecture
14 13 (6.22%) ISMS
14 13 (6.22%) Service Delivery
15 12 (5.74%) Coaching
16 11 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.83%) SQL
2 5 (2.39%) Java
2 5 (2.39%) JavaScript
3 3 (1.44%) C++
3 3 (1.44%) VBA
3 3 (1.44%) Python
4 2 (0.96%) PHP
5 1 (0.48%) Perl
5 1 (0.48%) Assembly Language
5 1 (0.48%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.48%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 22 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 21 (10.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 20 (9.57%) Degree
4 16 (7.66%) CISM
5 15 (7.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 14 (6.70%) CISSP
7 13 (6.22%) APMP
8 12 (5.74%) SC Cleared
9 7 (3.35%) ISEB
10 4 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.91%) PMP
10 4 (1.91%) PMI Certification
11 3 (1.44%) CISA
12 1 (0.48%) CIMA
12 1 (0.48%) MBA
12 1 (0.48%) CEH
12 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.48%) CRISC
12 1 (0.48%) BC Cleared
12 1 (0.48%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.57%) P3O
2 17 (8.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (5.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (4.78%) QA
5 6 (2.87%) PCI DSS
5 6 (2.87%) SLA
6 1 (0.48%) HIPAA
System Software
1 5 (2.39%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.48%) VMware Server
2 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.48%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 2 (0.96%) MIMEsweeper
1 2 (0.96%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.48%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.48%) SCCM
2 1 (0.48%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (4.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.35%) HP
3 6 (2.87%) Cisco
4 5 (2.39%) CheckPoint
5 3 (1.44%) Clearswift
6 2 (0.96%) IBM
6 2 (0.96%) hybris
6 2 (0.96%) Ruckus Wireless
6 2 (0.96%) Meraki
6 2 (0.96%) Oracle
6 2 (0.96%) Sybase
6 2 (0.96%) SAP
7 1 (0.48%) Cognos
7 1 (0.48%) EMC
7 1 (0.48%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.48%) VMware
Blackpool, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £42 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
North West England
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago