The first table below looks at the demand for the Information Risk Manager role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Risk Manager in their job title 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 Job Titles currently tracked.

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
Information Risk Manager
Rank 576 542 586
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +44
Contract jobs requiring an Information Risk Manager 11 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.004% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.005% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 2
Average daily rate £425 £420 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £420 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £420 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £420 -
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51949 44129 56219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.27% 92.47% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31578 25274 30920
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2083 2186 2628
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.87 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -8.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%

Information Risk Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Risk Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Risk Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Information Risk Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Information Risk Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Information Risk Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Risk Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Information Risk Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Information Risk Manager
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Risk Manager within the UK 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
England -78 11 £425 +1.19% 2
London - 7 £488 - 2
Northamptonshire - 1 £425 -
City of London - 1 £350 -
East Midlands - 1 £425 -
Leeds - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Northampton - - - -

Information Risk Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Information Risk Manager in their job title 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 with Information Risk Manager in their job title.

1 13 (61.90%) Finance
2 12 (57.14%) Risk Management
3 10 (47.62%) Banking
4 9 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (38.10%) Information Security
5 8 (38.10%) CISA
6 7 (33.33%) CISM
6 7 (33.33%) UNIX
6 7 (33.33%) Windows
6 7 (33.33%) Legal
6 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
8 5 (23.81%) Retail
8 5 (23.81%) Business Continuity
8 5 (23.81%) Games
8 5 (23.81%) CISSP
8 5 (23.81%) Business Continuity Management
8 5 (23.81%) Online Games
8 5 (23.81%) Time Management
8 5 (23.81%) BS25999
9 4 (19.05%) COBIT
9 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
9 4 (19.05%) MS Office
10 3 (14.29%) Financial Institution
11 2 (9.52%) Data Security
11 2 (9.52%) GIAC
11 2 (9.52%) IT Governance
11 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
11 2 (9.52%) CRISC
12 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis

Information Risk Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Information Risk Manager in their job title 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 with Information Risk Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 13 (61.90%) Finance
2 10 (47.62%) Banking
3 7 (33.33%) Legal
4 5 (23.81%) Retail
4 5 (23.81%) Games
5 3 (14.29%) Financial Institution
6 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 5 (23.81%) Online Games
3 1 (4.76%) GIS
3 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) UNIX
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Risk Management
2 8 (38.10%) Information Security
3 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (23.81%) Business Continuity
4 5 (23.81%) Business Continuity Management
4 5 (23.81%) Time Management
5 2 (9.52%) Data Security
5 2 (9.52%) IT Governance
6 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Matrix Management
6 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.76%) Workflow
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) CISA
2 7 (33.33%) CISM
3 5 (23.81%) CISSP
4 2 (9.52%) GIAC
4 2 (9.52%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (23.81%) BS25999
3 4 (19.05%) COBIT
4 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
5 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle