The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Analysis over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Analysis
Rank 27 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing Risk Analysis 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 0.92% 3.77% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 4.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - £28.75
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Taunton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87 42 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 79.82% 79.25% 69.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 29 13
Average daily rate £325 £380 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.47% +10.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £15.25 £20.40 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.24% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

Risk Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Risk Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Risk Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Risk Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

Risk Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton region citing Risk Analysis 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 Analysis.

1 3 (75.00%) SLA
1 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Front Office
2 2 (50.00%) Back Office
2 2 (50.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) assyst
3 1 (25.00%) MCITP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix

Risk Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton region citing Risk Analysis 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 Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Front Office
1 2 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Technician
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCITP
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft