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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Assessment
Rank 119 112 128
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +16
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 26 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.79% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 0.18% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 3 4
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£475 £420 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.09% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £332 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £444 £655
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £423
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £20.25 £28.67
% change year-on-year
+75.30% -29.35%
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
2443 1656 2129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 73.81% 72.06% 68.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1636 1128 1253
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 88 151
Average hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -5.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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
Somerset - 10 £488 -
Devon - 6 £383 -
Wiltshire -3 5 £539 +47.67% 2
Gloucestershire - 2 - - 1
Risk Assessment
England

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 28 (73.68%) Information Security
2 27 (71.05%) Security Cleared
3 25 (65.79%) SC Cleared
4 21 (55.26%) Risk Management
5 18 (47.37%) JSP 440
6 17 (44.74%) RMADS
7 16 (42.11%) Management Information System
7 16 (42.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 15 (39.47%) JSP
9 12 (31.58%) CESG
9 12 (31.58%) CESG CLAS
10 11 (28.95%) Configuration Management
11 8 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
12 7 (18.42%) Information Assurance
13 6 (15.79%) Security Architecture
13 6 (15.79%) Security Management
14 5 (13.16%) ISO 14001
14 5 (13.16%) Summit
14 5 (13.16%) ISO 9001
15 4 (10.53%) Information Security Management
15 4 (10.53%) Data Architecture
15 4 (10.53%) DV Cleared
16 3 (7.89%) Cloud Computing
16 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
16 3 (7.89%) Degree
16 3 (7.89%) Hyperion
16 3 (7.89%) Web Services
16 3 (7.89%) Oracle
16 3 (7.89%) PeopleSoft
16 3 (7.89%) SSCP

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (2.63%) IIS
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Network Security
1 2 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 2 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (2.63%) Firewall
General
1 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Coordinator
2 9 (23.68%) Consultant
3 6 (15.79%) Security Manager
4 5 (13.16%) Security Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) CLAS Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Information Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Information Security Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Network Designer
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Designer
7 2 (5.26%) Security Designer
7 2 (5.26%) Security Assurance Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Service Transition Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Security Officer
8 1 (2.63%) ITIL Service Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (39.47%) JSP
2 3 (7.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (44.74%) RMADS
2 16 (42.11%) Management Information System
3 12 (31.58%) CESG
3 12 (31.58%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (2.63%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (73.68%) Information Security
2 21 (55.26%) Risk Management
3 11 (28.95%) Configuration Management
4 8 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (18.42%) Information Assurance
6 6 (15.79%) Security Architecture
6 6 (15.79%) Security Management
7 4 (10.53%) Information Security Management
7 4 (10.53%) Data Architecture
8 2 (5.26%) SOA
8 2 (5.26%) Use Case
8 2 (5.26%) TOGAF
8 2 (5.26%) Network Architecture
8 2 (5.26%) SABSA
9 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.63%) Coaching
9 1 (2.63%) Data Governance
9 1 (2.63%) Vulnerability Management
9 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Data Management
9 1 (2.63%) MSF
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (71.05%) Security Cleared
2 25 (65.79%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.53%) DV Cleared
4 3 (7.89%) Degree
4 3 (7.89%) SSCP
5 1 (2.63%) PMP
5 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.63%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (47.37%) JSP 440
2 16 (42.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (13.16%) ISO 14001
3 5 (13.16%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.63%) COBIT
4 1 (2.63%) BS15000
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Hyperion
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle
1 3 (7.89%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (5.26%) Juniper
2 2 (5.26%) Cisco
2 2 (5.26%) IronPort
2 2 (5.26%) Blue Coat
2 2 (5.26%) F5
3 1 (2.63%) Sourcefire
3 1 (2.63%) McAfee
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