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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Assessment
Rank 68 61 70
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 2 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.21% 0.77% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 1.11% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
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£418 £378 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.59% -24.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £363
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +24.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 - £31.00
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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
668 631 679
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 71.60% 69.80% 69.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 288 289
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £288 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 10 15
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.07 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.24% -44.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £15.10 £15.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.15 £22.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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 28 July 2015, 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 3 (37.50%) SNMP
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
1 3 (37.50%) PMP
1 3 (37.50%) PMI Certification
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) Network Management
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) FWSM
2 2 (25.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security
2 2 (25.00%) Redback
2 2 (25.00%) VLAN
2 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (25.00%) Business Development
2 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (25.00%) QA
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (25.00%) ISMS
2 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (25.00%) Security Management
2 2 (25.00%) IPsec
2 2 (25.00%) OSPF
2 2 (25.00%) RIP
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 3 (37.50%) SNMP
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) IPsec
2 2 (25.00%) VLAN
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (25.00%) FWSM
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
2 2 (25.00%) OSPF
2 2 (25.00%) VoIP
2 2 (25.00%) RIP
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) BGP
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Design Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Service Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Transition Manager
1 2 (25.00%) IP Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Service Transition Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
1 3 (37.50%) Network Management
2 2 (25.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (25.00%) Security Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security
2 2 (25.00%) Business Development
2 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (25.00%) ISMS
2 2 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) PMP
1 3 (37.50%) PMI Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCIE
2 2 (25.00%) CCSP
2 2 (25.00%) CCDP
2 2 (25.00%) CISSP
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Check Point Certification
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (25.00%) QA
1 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Juniper
2 2 (25.00%) Nokia
2 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (25.00%) Radware
2 2 (25.00%) Redback