The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Assessment skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Assessment
Rank 209 214 214
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 47 35 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.47% 0.37% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.51% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 12
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£438 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £115 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £533 £467
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £433 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.89% +15.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £10.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+245.00% -65.51%
Risk Assessment
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7510 6809 6094
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.02% 71.99% 71.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4242 3803 3178
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £503 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 273 261 265
Average hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

Risk Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Risk Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Risk Assessment
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Risk Assessment Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Risk Assessment
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Assessment across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Risk Assessment Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Risk Assessment
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Risk Assessment across the South East region.

Risk Assessment Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Risk Assessment
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Assessment within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Buckinghamshire +7 15 £438 -5.40% 5
Berkshire -6 11 £419 +28.84% 3
Hampshire -7 6 £550 +2.32% 2
Oxfordshire - 5 £435 -
Surrey +1 3 - - 1
Kent -1 3 £263 -30.00% 1
Middlesex +2 2 £428 +6.87% 1
West Sussex - 2 - - 1
Risk Assessment
England

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 32 (32.65%) ITIL
2 29 (29.59%) Telecoms
3 28 (28.57%) PCI DSS
4 27 (27.55%) CISSP
5 25 (25.51%) Cisco
5 25 (25.51%) CheckPoint
6 24 (24.49%) Firewall
7 23 (23.47%) OSPF
8 22 (22.45%) RIP
8 22 (22.45%) VPN
9 20 (20.41%) Microsoft
9 20 (20.41%) Information Security
10 18 (18.37%) SC Cleared
10 18 (18.37%) Security Cleared
11 17 (17.35%) Cisco Certification
12 16 (16.33%) Validation
13 15 (15.31%) IPsec
14 14 (14.29%) Linux
15 13 (13.27%) Juniper
15 13 (13.27%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (13.27%) Degree
15 13 (13.27%) Demand Forecasting
16 12 (12.24%) F5
16 12 (12.24%) Fortinet
16 12 (12.24%) Network Security
16 12 (12.24%) Cisco ASA
16 12 (12.24%) Project Management
16 12 (12.24%) Risk Management
16 12 (12.24%) PRINCE2
16 12 (12.24%) CCNP

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.06%) IIS
2 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (2.04%) TPMS
2 2 (2.04%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (9.18%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.12%) MS Office
3 2 (2.04%) MS Project
4 1 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.02%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.02%) SAP FS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (24.49%) Firewall
2 23 (23.47%) OSPF
3 22 (22.45%) RIP
3 22 (22.45%) VPN
4 15 (15.31%) IPsec
5 12 (12.24%) Network Security
5 12 (12.24%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (11.22%) Internet
6 11 (11.22%) VLAN
7 10 (10.20%) SSL
8 8 (8.16%) Wireless
9 7 (7.14%) LAN
9 7 (7.14%) WLAN
10 6 (6.12%) SNMP
10 6 (6.12%) Cisco ISE
11 5 (5.10%) FWSM
11 5 (5.10%) TCP/IP
11 5 (5.10%) VoIP
11 5 (5.10%) Cisco PIX
12 3 (3.06%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Trac
1 3 (3.06%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.06%) Subversion
1 3 (3.06%) LabVIEW
2 1 (1.02%) Yeoman
General
1 29 (29.59%) Telecoms
2 11 (11.22%) Finance
3 5 (5.10%) Retail
4 3 (3.06%) Legal
4 3 (3.06%) German Language
5 1 (1.02%) Publishing
5 1 (1.02%) Billing
Job Titles
1 24 (24.49%) Design Engineer
2 19 (19.39%) IP Engineer
3 12 (12.24%) Security Engineer
3 12 (12.24%) Analyst
4 9 (9.18%) Consultant
5 8 (8.16%) Security Analyst
5 8 (8.16%) Project Manager
6 6 (6.12%) Network Design Engineer
6 6 (6.12%) Network Engineer
6 6 (6.12%) Security Consultant
7 5 (5.10%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (5.10%) Information Security Analyst
7 5 (5.10%) Information Analyst
8 4 (4.08%) Coordinator
8 4 (4.08%) Programme Manager
9 3 (3.06%) Programme Assurance Manager
9 3 (3.06%) Architect
9 3 (3.06%) Business Analyst
9 3 (3.06%) Security Specialist
9 3 (3.06%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.06%) XSLT
2 1 (1.02%) HTML
2 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.02%) SOAP
2 1 (1.02%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.22%) SecurID
2 8 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.10%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.08%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.04%) SCADA
5 2 (2.04%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.04%) CESG
5 2 (2.04%) PKI
5 2 (2.04%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.02%) BYOD
6 1 (1.02%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.02%) PMI
6 1 (1.02%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.02%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.02%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.02%) Human Factors
6 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.29%) Linux
2 9 (9.18%) Windows
3 4 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.08%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.02%) AIX
5 1 (1.02%) UNIX
5 1 (1.02%) Windows NT
5 1 (1.02%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.02%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.65%) ITIL
2 20 (20.41%) Information Security
3 16 (16.33%) Validation
4 13 (13.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (13.27%) Demand Forecasting
5 12 (12.24%) Project Management
5 12 (12.24%) Risk Management
5 12 (12.24%) PRINCE2
6 11 (11.22%) eTOM
7 10 (10.20%) Risk Analysis
8 9 (9.18%) Security Architecture
9 8 (8.16%) Data Protection
10 7 (7.14%) Data Security
10 7 (7.14%) ISMS
11 6 (6.12%) CRM
11 6 (6.12%) Network Management
11 6 (6.12%) Test Strategy
12 5 (5.10%) Critical Success Factor
12 5 (5.10%) Change Management
12 5 (5.10%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.08%) SQL
1 4 (4.08%) Python
2 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.02%) C
2 1 (1.02%) Java
2 1 (1.02%) VB
2 1 (1.02%) ABAP
2 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (27.55%) CISSP
2 18 (18.37%) SC Cleared
2 18 (18.37%) Security Cleared
3 17 (17.35%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (13.27%) Degree
5 12 (12.24%) CCNP
6 11 (11.22%) CISM
7 6 (6.12%) PMI Certification
7 6 (6.12%) CISA
8 5 (5.10%) CCIE
8 5 (5.10%) CCSP
8 5 (5.10%) PMP
8 5 (5.10%) Check Point Certification
8 5 (5.10%) CCDP
9 4 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (3.06%) ISEB
10 3 (3.06%) DV Cleared
11 2 (2.04%) GNVQ
11 2 (2.04%) CEH
11 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 11 (11.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (8.16%) COBIT
4 3 (3.06%) QA
5 2 (2.04%) ISO 9001
5 2 (2.04%) BS15000
6 1 (1.02%) ISO 14001
6 1 (1.02%) GxP
6 1 (1.02%) ISO 9000
6 1 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 4 (4.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.04%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.04%) Firmware
3 1 (1.02%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (2.04%) Backup Exec
1 2 (2.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.02%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.02%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.02%) Nmap
2 1 (1.02%) Nessus
2 1 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.02%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 25 (25.51%) Cisco
1 25 (25.51%) CheckPoint
2 20 (20.41%) Microsoft
3 13 (13.27%) Juniper
4 12 (12.24%) F5
4 12 (12.24%) Fortinet
5 10 (10.20%) Tufin
5 10 (10.20%) AlgoSec
6 7 (7.14%) CA
7 5 (5.10%) Radware
7 5 (5.10%) Nokia
7 5 (5.10%) Redback
8 4 (4.08%) Oracle
9 2 (2.04%) VMware
9 2 (2.04%) Remedy
9 2 (2.04%) McAfee
9 2 (2.04%) Sophos
9 2 (2.04%) Lumension
10 1 (1.02%) MobileIron
10 1 (1.02%) QNX
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Via Resource
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AXA
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