The first table below looks at the demand for Risk Assessment skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South West region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Assessment
Rank 113 97 114
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +17
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 22 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.74% 0.46% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 0.66% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 2 9
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£475 £380 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £324 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £436 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £363 £410
% change year-on-year
+17.24% -11.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £31.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- +40.90%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2173 1521 2092
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 73.02% 70.71% 69.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1458 986 1276
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £256 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 70 125
Average hourly rate £33.84 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.37% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.90 £42.50 £45.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Risk Assessment
England

Risk Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Risk Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Risk Assessment
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Risk Assessment Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Risk Assessment
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Assessment across the South West region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Risk Assessment Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Risk Assessment
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Risk Assessment Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Risk Assessment
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
Devon - 5 £370 -
Gloucestershire - 2 - -
Wiltshire +1 1 £450 +45.16% 2
Bristol - - - -
Risk Assessment
England

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 24 (80.00%) Information Security
2 23 (76.67%) Security Cleared
3 21 (70.00%) SC Cleared
4 17 (56.67%) Risk Management
5 16 (53.33%) JSP 440
5 16 (53.33%) RMADS
5 16 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (43.33%) JSP
7 12 (40.00%) Management Information System
8 11 (36.67%) Configuration Management
9 9 (30.00%) CESG
9 9 (30.00%) CESG CLAS
10 8 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
10 8 (26.67%) Information Assurance
11 5 (16.67%) Security Management
12 4 (13.33%) DV Cleared
13 3 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (10.00%) Security Architecture
13 3 (10.00%) Information Security Management
13 3 (10.00%) ISO 14001
13 3 (10.00%) Web Services
13 3 (10.00%) ISO 9001
13 3 (10.00%) Summit
13 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
14 2 (6.67%) Degree
14 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
14 2 (6.67%) C
14 2 (6.67%) SSCP
14 2 (6.67%) SABSA
15 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 1 (3.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
1 1 (3.33%) Firewall
1 1 (3.33%) Network Security
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
General
1 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Coordinator
2 9 (30.00%) Consultant
3 6 (20.00%) Security Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Information Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Security Manager
4 3 (10.00%) CLAS Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Designer
5 1 (3.33%) Service Transition Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Network Designer
5 1 (3.33%) Data Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Security Designer
5 1 (3.33%) Security Officer
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL Service Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Transition Manager
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (3.33%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Security Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Service Manager
5 1 (3.33%) IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) JSP
2 3 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (53.33%) RMADS
2 12 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 9 (30.00%) CESG
3 9 (30.00%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (80.00%) Information Security
2 17 (56.67%) Risk Management
3 11 (36.67%) Configuration Management
4 8 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (26.67%) Information Assurance
5 5 (16.67%) Security Management
6 3 (10.00%) Information Security Management
6 3 (10.00%) Security Architecture
7 2 (6.67%) SABSA
7 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
8 1 (3.33%) Information Management
8 1 (3.33%) Data Management
8 1 (3.33%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 1 (3.33%) Communications Security
8 1 (3.33%) Computer Security
8 1 (3.33%) ITIL
8 1 (3.33%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.33%) Six Sigma
8 1 (3.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (76.67%) Security Cleared
2 21 (70.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (13.33%) DV Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) Degree
4 2 (6.67%) SSCP
5 1 (3.33%) CISM
5 1 (3.33%) PMP
5 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.33%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 16 (53.33%) JSP 440
2 3 (10.00%) ISO 14001
2 3 (10.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (3.33%) BS15000
3 1 (3.33%) COBIT
3 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco
1 1 (3.33%) Juniper
1 1 (3.33%) McAfee
1 1 (3.33%) Blue Coat
1 1 (3.33%) Sourcefire
1 1 (3.33%) IronPort
1 1 (3.33%) F5
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