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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Assessment
England / South East
Rank 192 207 212
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +5
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 42 49 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.57% 0.58% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.73% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 19 15
Median daily rate £500 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £275 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £45.00 £30.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.45 £45.00 £35.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +91.48%

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
5882 6705 7068
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.39% 80.01% 77.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3459 4007 3902
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 289 242
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +70.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £60.85 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

Risk Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Risk Assessment as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Assessment within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Buckinghamshire -2 16 £500 +17.30%
Hampshire +13 8 £575 +47.43% 2
Surrey +23 7 £375 -9.09% 1
West Sussex +7 4 - -
Berkshire -1 3 £440 +28.93% 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £413 - 1
Middlesex +4 1 £485 -
Risk Assessment
England

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Assessment 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 South East region with a requirement for Risk Assessment.

1 30 (35.29%) Risk Management
2 24 (28.24%) Security Cleared
3 23 (27.06%) Windows
4 22 (25.88%) CISSP
5 20 (23.53%) Management Information System
6 19 (22.35%) SC Cleared
7 17 (20.00%) RMADS
7 17 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
8 16 (18.82%) CESG
8 16 (18.82%) Project Management
9 15 (17.65%) Oracle
9 15 (17.65%) Cryptography
9 15 (17.65%) ISMS
10 14 (16.47%) IPsec
11 13 (15.29%) Wireless
11 13 (15.29%) Finance
11 13 (15.29%) Microsoft
11 13 (15.29%) DV Cleared
12 12 (14.12%) Security Architecture
12 12 (14.12%) Unix
13 11 (12.94%) Kalman Filter
13 11 (12.94%) Linux
13 11 (12.94%) ITIL
13 11 (12.94%) Validation
13 11 (12.94%) Information Security
14 9 (10.59%) Service Management
14 9 (10.59%) MS Excel
14 9 (10.59%) Middleware
15 8 (9.41%) Information Assurance
15 8 (9.41%) Cybersecurity

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (7.06%) Tuxedo
1 6 (7.06%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.53%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (3.53%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.35%) IIS
3 2 (2.35%) TPMS
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (10.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.71%) Simulink
2 4 (4.71%) Stateflow
2 4 (4.71%) TargetLink
3 3 (3.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.53%) MS Project
4 1 (1.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.71%) SAP GRC
2 3 (3.53%) HFM
3 2 (2.35%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.18%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 1 (1.18%) SAP BPC
4 1 (1.18%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.18%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.47%) IPsec
2 13 (15.29%) Wireless
3 6 (7.06%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.88%) Firewall
5 4 (4.71%) Ethernet
5 4 (4.71%) Internet
5 4 (4.71%) LAN
5 4 (4.71%) SMTP
5 4 (4.71%) WAN
6 3 (3.53%) IMAP
6 3 (3.53%) SSL
7 2 (2.35%) 3G
7 2 (2.35%) 4G
7 2 (2.35%) FTP
7 2 (2.35%) GGSN
7 2 (2.35%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (2.35%) Network Security
7 2 (2.35%) SGSN
7 2 (2.35%) SNA
7 2 (2.35%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.24%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (2.35%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.18%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.18%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (4.71%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.71%) JIRA
2 4 (4.71%) Protractor
2 4 (4.71%) Selenium
2 4 (4.71%) SpecFlow
2 4 (4.71%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.18%) LSMW
General
1 13 (15.29%) Finance
2 6 (7.06%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (4.71%) Banking
3 4 (4.71%) Electronics
4 3 (3.53%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.53%) Military
4 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.35%) Legal
5 2 (2.35%) Publishing
6 1 (1.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (14.12%) Security Advisor
2 10 (11.76%) Analyst
2 10 (11.76%) Consultant
3 8 (9.41%) Security Analyst
4 7 (8.24%) Architect
5 6 (7.06%) Security Consultant
6 5 (5.88%) Information Analyst
6 5 (5.88%) Information Security Analyst
7 4 (4.71%) Auditor
8 3 (3.53%) Information Security Consultant
8 3 (3.53%) IT Auditor
8 3 (3.53%) Middleware Architect
8 3 (3.53%) Middleware Consultant
8 3 (3.53%) Oracle Consultant
8 3 (3.53%) Oracle Middleware Consultant
8 3 (3.53%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.53%) Security Architect
8 3 (3.53%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (3.53%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 2 (2.35%) COBIT Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.59%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 16 (18.82%) CESG
3 15 (17.65%) Cryptography
4 7 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.71%) Client/Server
5 4 (4.71%) Life Science
6 3 (3.53%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.18%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.18%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.18%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.18%) PKI
7 1 (1.18%) PMI
7 1 (1.18%) RIA
7 1 (1.18%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.18%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (27.06%) Windows
2 12 (14.12%) Unix
3 11 (12.94%) Linux
4 5 (5.88%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.53%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.18%) AIX
6 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.18%) Solaris
6 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.18%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (35.29%) Risk Management
2 16 (18.82%) Project Management
3 15 (17.65%) ISMS
4 12 (14.12%) Security Architecture
5 11 (12.94%) Information Security
5 11 (12.94%) ITIL
5 11 (12.94%) Kalman Filter
5 11 (12.94%) Validation
6 9 (10.59%) Service Management
7 8 (9.41%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (9.41%) Information Assurance
8 7 (8.24%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (8.24%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (7.06%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (7.06%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (7.06%) Patch Management
9 6 (7.06%) Resource Management
9 6 (7.06%) Test Management
10 5 (5.88%) Capacity Management
10 5 (5.88%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.88%) C#
2 4 (4.71%) JavaScript
2 4 (4.71%) MATLAB
3 3 (3.53%) SQL
4 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.35%) C
4 2 (2.35%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.18%) Bourne shell
5 1 (1.18%) Java
5 1 (1.18%) Python
5 1 (1.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (28.24%) Security Cleared
2 22 (25.88%) CISSP
3 19 (22.35%) SC Cleared
4 17 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
5 13 (15.29%) DV Cleared
6 4 (4.71%) Degree
7 3 (3.53%) CEH
7 3 (3.53%) CISM
8 2 (2.35%) CLAS
8 2 (2.35%) IISP
8 2 (2.35%) PMP
8 2 (2.35%) SANS
9 1 (1.18%) CCNA
9 1 (1.18%) CCSA
9 1 (1.18%) CISA
9 1 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.18%) ISEB
9 1 (1.18%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.00%) RMADS
2 7 (8.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (4.71%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 4 (4.71%) ISO26262
3 4 (4.71%) QA
3 4 (4.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (3.53%) COBIT
4 3 (3.53%) Government Security Classifications
4 3 (3.53%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (1.18%) ISO27002
5 1 (1.18%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (8.24%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.35%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.53%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 15 (17.65%) Oracle
2 13 (15.29%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.88%) SAP
4 4 (4.71%) Citrix
4 4 (4.71%) VMware
5 3 (3.53%) Cisco
5 3 (3.53%) Misys
6 2 (2.35%) Aruba
6 2 (2.35%) Blue Coat
6 2 (2.35%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.35%) Ericsson
6 2 (2.35%) Hyperion
6 2 (2.35%) Juniper
6 2 (2.35%) Sourcefire
7 1 (1.18%) Ariba
7 1 (1.18%) HP
7 1 (1.18%) OpenText
7 1 (1.18%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.18%) Progress
7 1 (1.18%) Symantec
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