The first table below looks at the demand for Risk Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Management
Rank 66 77 73
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 86 48 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.60% 2.06% 2.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.43% 2.94% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 22 30
Average daily rate £450 £314 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.19% -35.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £232 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £457 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £423 £388
% change year-on-year
-2.18% +9.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 12
Average hourly rate £27.50 £29.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +16.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +50.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2508 1631 2548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.72% 70.12% 70.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1546 1015 1521
Average daily rate £375 £350 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -11.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 60 154
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.20 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Risk Management
England

Risk Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Risk Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Risk Management
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 Management across the South West region.

Risk Management Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Risk Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Management across the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Risk Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Risk Management
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 Management across the South West region.

Risk Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Risk Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Management across the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Risk Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

Risk Management
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 Management within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Somerset +15 27 £475 - 3
Bristol +2 21 £291 +29.44% 4
Wiltshire -9 16 £400 -6.97% 10
Gloucestershire -1 6 £480 +60.00% 7
Dorset -16 3 £280 -13.84% 5
Risk Management
England

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Risk Management 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 Management.

1 45 (34.09%) Finance
2 34 (25.76%) Project Management
2 34 (25.76%) Security Cleared
3 32 (24.24%) PRINCE2
4 27 (20.45%) SC Cleared
5 26 (19.70%) Information Security
6 22 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (14.39%) Management Information System
8 18 (13.64%) Information Assurance
9 16 (12.12%) Telecoms
9 16 (12.12%) ITIL
10 15 (11.36%) Change Management
10 15 (11.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 14 (10.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 14 (10.61%) RMADS
12 13 (9.85%) Degree
12 13 (9.85%) Resource Management
13 12 (9.09%) Service Management
14 11 (8.33%) JSP 440
14 11 (8.33%) CESG
15 10 (7.58%) CESG CLAS
15 10 (7.58%) Banking
15 10 (7.58%) ITSM
15 10 (7.58%) ISEB
15 10 (7.58%) Change Control
16 9 (6.82%) Business Continuity
17 8 (6.06%) LTE
17 8 (6.06%) Risk Analysis
17 8 (6.06%) MS Excel
17 8 (6.06%) GSM

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Risk Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.52%) IIS
3 1 (0.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.76%) Lync
3 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.79%) MS Project
3 3 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.76%) MS Office
4 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.76%) Niku Workbench
4 1 (0.76%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Agresso
1 1 (0.76%) Summit
1 1 (0.76%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.06%) LTE
1 8 (6.06%) GSM
1 8 (6.06%) UMTS
2 7 (5.30%) WCDMA
2 7 (5.30%) GPRS
2 7 (5.30%) SMS
3 6 (4.55%) Firewall
3 6 (4.55%) Internet
4 5 (3.79%) VPN
5 4 (3.03%) WAN
5 4 (3.03%) LAN
6 3 (2.27%) IPsec
7 2 (1.52%) Radio Access Network
7 2 (1.52%) SIGTRAN
7 2 (1.52%) Network Security
7 2 (1.52%) MPLS
7 2 (1.52%) OSPF
7 2 (1.52%) BGP
7 2 (1.52%) H.323
7 2 (1.52%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.03%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (2.27%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (0.76%) JIRA
General
1 45 (34.09%) Finance
2 16 (12.12%) Telecoms
3 10 (7.58%) Banking
4 7 (5.30%) Legal
5 5 (3.79%) Military
6 4 (3.03%) Retail
7 3 (2.27%) Retail Banking
7 3 (2.27%) Marketing
8 2 (1.52%) Avionics
8 2 (1.52%) Billing
8 2 (1.52%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.52%) Electronics
8 2 (1.52%) Front Office
9 1 (0.76%) Back Office
9 1 (0.76%) Automotive
9 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.76%) Publishing
9 1 (0.76%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (21.21%) Project Manager
2 25 (18.94%) Consultant
3 13 (9.85%) Analyst
4 10 (7.58%) Security Consultant
5 9 (6.82%) Service Manager
5 9 (6.82%) CLAS Consultant
6 8 (6.06%) Test Engineer
7 7 (5.30%) Service Transition Manager
7 7 (5.30%) Senior Manager
7 7 (5.30%) Integration Engineer
7 7 (5.30%) Transition Manager
7 7 (5.30%) Test and Integration Engineer
8 6 (4.55%) Security Analyst
9 5 (3.79%) Coordinator
9 5 (3.79%) Architect
9 5 (3.79%) Contracts Manager
9 5 (3.79%) Senior Test Engineer
9 5 (3.79%) IT Security Analyst
9 5 (3.79%) Senior Integration Engineer
10 4 (3.03%) Project Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.79%) JSP
2 3 (2.27%) XML
2 3 (2.27%) .NET
3 2 (1.52%) REST
3 2 (1.52%) SOAP
4 1 (0.76%) J2EE
4 1 (0.76%) HTML
4 1 (0.76%) XHTML
4 1 (0.76%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.39%) Management Information System
2 14 (10.61%) RMADS
3 11 (8.33%) CESG
4 10 (7.58%) CESG CLAS
5 5 (3.79%) Cryptography
6 4 (3.03%) Statistics
7 3 (2.27%) NHS
7 3 (2.27%) PKI
7 3 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.52%) SWIFT
8 2 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.52%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.76%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.76%) AS400
9 1 (0.76%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.76%) iPhone
9 1 (0.76%) CMDB
9 1 (0.76%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.30%) Windows
2 1 (0.76%) Linux
2 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.76%) Android
2 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (25.76%) Project Management
2 32 (24.24%) PRINCE2
3 26 (19.70%) Information Security
4 22 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (13.64%) Information Assurance
6 16 (12.12%) ITIL
7 15 (11.36%) Change Management
8 13 (9.85%) Resource Management
9 12 (9.09%) Service Management
10 10 (7.58%) ITSM
10 10 (7.58%) Change Control
11 9 (6.82%) Business Continuity
12 8 (6.06%) Risk Analysis
12 8 (6.06%) ITIL V3
13 7 (5.30%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (5.30%) Risk Assessment
13 7 (5.30%) Business Analysis
14 6 (4.55%) Requirements Management
14 6 (4.55%) Time Management
14 6 (4.55%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.55%) C
2 3 (2.27%) Java
2 3 (2.27%) SQL
3 2 (1.52%) ABAP
4 1 (0.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 34 (25.76%) Security Cleared
2 27 (20.45%) SC Cleared
3 14 (10.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 13 (9.85%) Degree
5 10 (7.58%) ISEB
6 5 (3.79%) APMP
7 4 (3.03%) ISEB Practitioner
7 4 (3.03%) CISSP
8 3 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (2.27%) CISM
8 3 (2.27%) DV Cleared
8 3 (2.27%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.52%) BC Cleared
9 2 (1.52%) CEH
9 2 (1.52%) JNCIS
9 2 (1.52%) CCNP
9 2 (1.52%) EMC Certification
10 1 (0.76%) MCP
10 1 (0.76%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (8.33%) JSP 440
3 7 (5.30%) QA
4 2 (1.52%) Solvency II
4 2 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.52%) SLA
5 1 (0.76%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.76%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.76%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (2.27%) UAG
2 2 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (5.30%) Microsoft
1 7 (5.30%) VMware
2 5 (3.79%) SAP
2 5 (3.79%) Cisco
3 3 (2.27%) CheckPoint
3 3 (2.27%) Symantec
4 2 (1.52%) Acronis
4 2 (1.52%) Tandberg
4 2 (1.52%) Juniper
4 2 (1.52%) NetApp
4 2 (1.52%) HP
4 2 (1.52%) EMC
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle
5 1 (0.76%) CODA
5 1 (0.76%) Ericsson
5 1 (0.76%) IBM
5 1 (0.76%) Niku
5 1 (0.76%) Remedy
5 1 (0.76%) BT
5 1 (0.76%) Huawei
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
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Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton
Swan IT Recruitment Limited
Rate: £540 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Somerset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400-£500pd
Posted: 18 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 20 days ago