The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Assessment skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Assessment
Rank 78 70 71
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 5 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.49% 0.60% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.85% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Average daily rate £165 £450 £115
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-63.33% +291.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £453 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £67.50 £34.50 £10.00
% change year-on-year
+95.65% +245.00%
Risk Assessment
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
789 709 797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 76.68% 71.40% 77.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 451 377 405
Average daily rate £400 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 17
Average hourly rate £19.61 £22.03 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% -2.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £18.55 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.98 £37.50 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Risk Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Risk Assessment across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Risk Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Risk Assessment
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Risk Assessment across the Reading region.

Risk Assessment Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Risk Assessment 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 Assessment.

1 7 (63.64%) Telecoms
2 6 (54.55%) Risk Management
3 5 (45.45%) QA
3 5 (45.45%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (45.45%) HP
4 3 (27.27%) Logistics
4 3 (27.27%) Line Management
5 2 (18.18%) NEBOSH
5 2 (18.18%) Value-Added Service
5 2 (18.18%) Test Management
5 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
5 2 (18.18%) ISEB
6 1 (9.09%) PMP
6 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
6 1 (9.09%) Internet
6 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
6 1 (9.09%) Benchmarking
6 1 (9.09%) SS7
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 1 (9.09%) Windows
6 1 (9.09%) LAN
6 1 (9.09%) WAN
6 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
6 1 (9.09%) VPN
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco
6 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) Banking
6 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Risk Assessment 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 Assessment. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Value-Added Service
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) SS7
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 7 (63.64%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Test Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Facilities Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Network Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Security Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Coordinator
3 1 (9.09%) Facilities Coordinator
3 1 (9.09%) Health and Safety Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Quality Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Security Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Security Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Risk Management
2 3 (27.27%) Line Management
2 3 (27.27%) Logistics
3 2 (18.18%) Test Management
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Benchmarking
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Facilities Management
4 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
4 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
2 1 (9.09%) PMP
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
2 2 (18.18%) NEBOSH
3 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco