The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had IT Risk Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Risk Manager
Rank 611 629 611
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -18
Contract jobs requiring an IT Risk Manager 37 31 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.053% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.056% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 14 21
Median daily rate £475 £544 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.64% +8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £473 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £705 £685 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £474 £500
% change year-on-year
-7.12% -5.25%
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 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
50559 55175 53302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.96% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 33062 35242 32521
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1693 2081 2120
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.37 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

IT Risk Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

IT Risk Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IT Risk Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

IT Risk Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

IT Risk Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Risk Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

IT Risk Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

IT Risk Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

IT Risk Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

IT Risk Manager
Top 22 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 Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 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 +31 36 £475 -11.62% 2
London -6 15 £568 -1.30% 1
North West +16 13 £435 -8.17%
City of London +25 6 £540 -11.47%
Manchester -16 5 £435 -8.17%
Cheshire - 5 £375 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - -
Leeds - 2 £450 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £450 -
Yorkshire - 2 £450 -
West Midlands - 2 £438 -
East of England - 2 - -
Warwickshire - 2 £438 -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
South West +11 1 £400 +14.28%
Edinburgh +10 1 - -
Scotland +5 1 - -
South East - 1 £440 -
Feltham - 1 £498 -
Hounslow - 1 £388 -
Middlesex - 1 £440 -
Bristol - 1 £400 -

IT Risk Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT Risk Manager 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 Manager in the job title.

1 22 (38.60%) Finance
2 19 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 18 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (31.58%) Information Security
4 14 (24.56%) Banking
5 11 (19.30%) Cybersecurity
6 10 (17.54%) CISA
6 10 (17.54%) CISSP
6 10 (17.54%) Project Management
6 10 (17.54%) IT Audit
7 9 (15.79%) CISM
7 9 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (12.28%) PCI DSS
10 6 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (8.77%) Security Management
11 5 (8.77%) PRINCE2
11 5 (8.77%) QA
11 5 (8.77%) Data Protection
11 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
11 5 (8.77%) Security Operations
12 4 (7.02%) Risk Analysis
12 4 (7.02%) Network Security
12 4 (7.02%) Cryptography
12 4 (7.02%) Penetration Testing
12 4 (7.02%) ITIL
12 4 (7.02%) GAP Analysis
13 3 (5.26%) Information Security Management
13 3 (5.26%) Service Delivery
13 3 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley

IT Risk Manager 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 (1.75%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.51%) MS Office
1 2 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) Network Security
2 3 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (1.75%) FTP
3 1 (1.75%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.75%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) Big Data
General
1 22 (38.60%) Finance
2 14 (24.56%) Banking
3 3 (5.26%) Front Office
3 3 (5.26%) Retail
4 2 (3.51%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.02%) Cryptography
3 3 (5.26%) Credit Risk
3 3 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.26%) PMI
3 3 (5.26%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.51%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.75%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 18 (31.58%) Information Security
2 18 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (19.30%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (17.54%) IT Audit
4 10 (17.54%) Project Management
5 6 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (8.77%) Data Protection
6 5 (8.77%) PRINCE2
6 5 (8.77%) Security Management
6 5 (8.77%) Security Operations
6 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 4 (7.02%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (7.02%) ITIL
7 4 (7.02%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (7.02%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (5.26%) Information Security Management
8 3 (5.26%) ISMS
8 3 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (5.26%) Wealth Management
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) CISA
1 10 (17.54%) CISSP
2 9 (15.79%) CISM
3 3 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (5.26%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.51%) Degree
5 1 (1.75%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (12.28%) PCI DSS
3 5 (8.77%) QA
4 3 (5.26%) COBIT
4 3 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (1.75%) ION Trading
1 1 (1.75%) SAP