The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Assessment
Rank 121 137 120
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -17
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 13 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.43% 0.25% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.33% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 1
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£398 £520 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.55% +38.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £433 £373
% change year-on-year
-2.89% +16.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £29.00
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2292 2453 1530
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.74% 76.99% 70.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1482 1548 947
Average daily rate £400 £371 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.96% +0.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 108 64
Average hourly rate £36.45 £33.84 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.71% +5.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 £13.50 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 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
Somerset +13 6 £367 -34.55%
Gloucestershire -9 3 £375 -
Bristol - 1 £315 - 1
Risk Assessment
England

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 11 (52.38%) Security Cleared
2 8 (38.10%) Risk Management
2 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
3 7 (33.33%) RMADS
3 7 (33.33%) Information Security
3 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 6 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (28.57%) Finance
5 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
6 4 (19.05%) Information Assurance
7 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 3 (14.29%) Legal
7 3 (14.29%) CESG
7 3 (14.29%) ITIL
7 3 (14.29%) JSP
7 3 (14.29%) CISSP
7 3 (14.29%) JSP 440
8 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
8 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
8 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
8 2 (9.52%) Project Management
8 2 (9.52%) Information Security Management
8 2 (9.52%) Security Management
9 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
9 1 (4.76%) Psychology
9 1 (4.76%) Security Testing
9 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
9 1 (4.76%) IT Governance
9 1 (4.76%) Requirements Management
9 1 (4.76%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Coordinator
1 5 (23.81%) Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Security Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Security Officer
4 2 (9.52%) Junior
4 2 (9.52%) Information Security Officer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.76%) IT Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Management Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) CLAS Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Head of Security
5 1 (4.76%) Senior IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Governance Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Head of IT Security
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) IT Security Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) JSP
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 7 (33.33%) RMADS
2 3 (14.29%) CESG
3 1 (4.76%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (4.76%) Cryptography
3 1 (4.76%) Psychology
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Risk Management
2 7 (33.33%) Information Security
3 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
4 4 (19.05%) Information Assurance
5 3 (14.29%) ITIL
5 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.52%) Information Security Management
6 2 (9.52%) Security Management
6 2 (9.52%) Project Management
7 1 (4.76%) Service Management
7 1 (4.76%) Process Management
7 1 (4.76%) Change Management
7 1 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) ITSM
7 1 (4.76%) Six Sigma
7 1 (4.76%) IT Governance
7 1 (4.76%) Requirements Management
7 1 (4.76%) Security Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) Security Cleared
2 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) CISSP
4 1 (4.76%) CEH
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (14.29%) JSP 440
3 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.76%) COBIT
3 1 (4.76%) BS15000
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