The table below looks at the statistics for CRAMM skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CRAMM over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CCTA Risk Analysis and Method Management (CRAMM)
Rank 654 667 611
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -56
Contract jobs citing CRAMM 6 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.012% 0.009%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.013% 0.015% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 3
Median daily rate £700 £588 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.14% +11.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £625 £525
% change year-on-year
- +19.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44685 45554 42380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.75% 79.85% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 29541 29536 26295
Median daily rate £435 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1045 1193 1184
Median hourly rate £28.50 £28.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.80 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

CRAMM
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing CRAMM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

CRAMM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CRAMM
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CRAMM within the UK.

CRAMM Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CRAMM
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CRAMM within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

CRAMM Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CRAMM
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CRAMM within the UK.

CRAMM Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

CRAMM
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CRAMM within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -15 6 £700 +19.14%
London +8 5 £700 +40.00%
Leeds -2 1 - -
Yorkshire -2 1 - -
West Yorkshire -4 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 - -

CRAMM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CRAMM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for CRAMM.

1 6 (85.71%) Risk Assessment
1 6 (85.71%) CESG
1 6 (85.71%) Technical Architecture
1 6 (85.71%) COBIT
1 6 (85.71%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (71.43%) WAP
2 5 (71.43%) SMTP
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) SAML
3 4 (57.14%) BCP
3 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity
3 4 (57.14%) Security Operations
3 4 (57.14%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (57.14%) Security Architecture
3 4 (57.14%) Data Loss Prevention
4 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) CISSP
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
5 2 (28.57%) GNU Octave
6 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (14.29%) ISO27005
6 1 (14.29%) CLAS
6 1 (14.29%) Information Security
6 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (14.29%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (14.29%) ISMS

CRAMM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) GNU Octave
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) SMTP
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Security Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) CISSP Architect
3 1 (14.29%) CISSP Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) CLAS Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) CLAS Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Information Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) IT Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SOC Architect
3 1 (14.29%) SOC Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) SAML
1 5 (71.43%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) CESG
2 4 (57.14%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (14.29%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Continuous Delivery
1 6 (85.71%) Risk Assessment
1 6 (85.71%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) BCP
2 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity
2 4 (57.14%) Data Loss Prevention
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Security Architecture
2 4 (57.14%) Security Operations
3 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) ISMS
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CISSP
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) CLAS
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) COBIT
2 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) ISO27005