The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had IT Risk Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Risk Analyst
UK
Rank 575 601 560
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -41
Contract jobs requiring an IT Risk Analyst 20 27 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.052% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.055% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 38
Median daily rate £525 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £410 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £600 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.51% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42991 49435 49774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.99% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 28051 31832 30735
Median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1560 1650 1930
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

IT Risk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured IT Risk Analyst in the job title.

IT Risk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IT Risk Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

IT Risk Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

IT Risk Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Risk Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

IT Risk Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

IT Risk Analyst
Top 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Risk Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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 +35 20 £525 -7.48% 2
London +3 10 £613 +7.92% 1
South East - 6 £450 -
Surrey - 4 £463 -
City of London -8 2 £598 +13.80% 1
Guildford - 2 £500 -
North West - 2 £300 -
East of England - 1 £400 -
West Midlands - 1 £438 -
Warwickshire - 1 £438 -
Suffolk - 1 £400 -
Warwick - 1 £438 -
Manchester - 1 £300 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £300 -
Reading - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 £300 -
Ipswich - 1 £400 -

IT Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT Risk Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring IT Risk Analyst in the job title.

1 20 (41.67%) Banking
2 18 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 14 (29.17%) Finance
4 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (25.00%) Investment Banking
6 10 (20.83%) Data Analysis
6 10 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (20.83%) Front Office
7 8 (16.67%) Credit Risk
8 7 (14.58%) Market Risk
8 7 (14.58%) IT Governance
8 7 (14.58%) Migration
8 7 (14.58%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
9 6 (12.50%) MS Office
9 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
9 6 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
9 6 (12.50%) CGEIT
9 6 (12.50%) CRISC
10 5 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (10.42%) Business Analysis
10 5 (10.42%) Derivative
10 5 (10.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 5 (10.42%) Degree
10 5 (10.42%) SQL
10 5 (10.42%) ITIL
10 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2
11 4 (8.33%) SAP
11 4 (8.33%) ERP
11 4 (8.33%) GAMP

IT Risk Analyst Skill Set
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 6 (12.50%) MS Office
1 6 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Adaptiv
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) JIRA
1 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (41.67%) Banking
2 14 (29.17%) Finance
3 12 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 10 (20.83%) Front Office
5 4 (8.33%) French Language
6 3 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (4.17%) Legal
8 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (16.67%) Credit Risk
3 7 (14.58%) Market Risk
4 5 (10.42%) Derivative
5 4 (8.33%) Data Centre
6 2 (4.17%) Equities
6 2 (4.17%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (4.17%) Virtual Team
7 1 (2.08%) Fixed Income
7 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Unix
1 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) Risk Management
2 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.83%) Data Analysis
4 7 (14.58%) IT Governance
4 7 (14.58%) Migration
4 7 (14.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (10.42%) Business Analysis
5 5 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (10.42%) ITIL
5 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2
6 4 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (8.33%) ERP
7 3 (6.25%) Analytics
7 3 (6.25%) Information Security
7 3 (6.25%) Remediation Plan
7 3 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (6.25%) Scrum
8 2 (4.17%) Collateral Management
8 2 (4.17%) Credit Risk Management
8 2 (4.17%) IT Audit
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.42%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) CGEIT
1 6 (12.50%) CRISC
2 5 (10.42%) Degree
3 2 (4.17%) CISA
3 2 (4.17%) CISSP
4 1 (2.08%) CISM
4 1 (2.08%) GIAC
4 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.33%) COBIT
2 4 (8.33%) Dodd-Frank
2 4 (8.33%) GAMP
2 4 (8.33%) GxP
3 3 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (4.17%) EMIR
4 2 (4.17%) MiFID
5 1 (2.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) CSIRT
1 1 (2.08%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.33%) SAP
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco
4 1 (2.08%) Forcepoint
4 1 (2.08%) Intel Security
4 1 (2.08%) Planview
4 1 (2.08%) Qualys