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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Risk Manager
Rank 606 604 589
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Contract jobs requiring an IT Risk Manager 45 20 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.037% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.039% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 12 16
Median daily rate £500 £475 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -17.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £441 £463
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £623 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £550
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
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
50742 51291 50591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.73% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33107 31579 31273
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1472 2048 2133
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

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 24 May 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 20 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 24 May 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 +14 41 £500 +5.26% 3
London -6 17 £575 +21.05% 1
Manchester +6 14 £500 - 1
North West +4 14 £500 - 1
South East -4 5 £463 -
City of London +28 4 £575 +21.05%
East of England +10 4 £438 - 1
Scotland -2 4 £588 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £438 -
West Sussex - 4 £463 -
Cambridge - 4 £438 -
Worthing - 4 £463 -
Edinburgh -8 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £625 -
Inverclyde - 1 - -
Gourock - 1 - -
Kent - 1 £475 -
Bristol - 1 £425 -
South West - 1 £425 -
Uxbridge - 1 £575 -

IT Risk Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 31 (47.69%) Risk Management
2 28 (43.08%) Finance
3 18 (27.69%) Project Management
4 16 (24.62%) Security Operations
5 15 (23.08%) Information Security
6 14 (21.54%) Banking
7 12 (18.46%) Penetration Testing
7 12 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (16.92%) MS PowerPoint
8 11 (16.92%) MS Excel
8 11 (16.92%) Firewall
9 10 (15.38%) Active Directory
9 10 (15.38%) Cryptography
9 10 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
10 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (13.85%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (12.31%) Incident Management
11 8 (12.31%) Data Protection
11 8 (12.31%) PCI DSS
12 7 (10.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 7 (10.77%) Scrum
12 7 (10.77%) Data Analysis
13 6 (9.23%) Risk Assessment
13 6 (9.23%) CISA
13 6 (9.23%) Credit Risk
13 6 (9.23%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (9.23%) IT Audit
14 5 (7.69%) SDLC
14 5 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
14 5 (7.69%) CISSP

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 (1.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (16.92%) MS Excel
1 11 (16.92%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.92%) Firewall
2 1 (1.54%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) Big Data
General
1 28 (43.08%) Finance
2 14 (21.54%) Banking
3 3 (4.62%) Legal
4 2 (3.08%) Front Office
4 2 (3.08%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.54%) German Language
5 1 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.54%) Retail
5 1 (1.54%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (15.38%) Cryptography
3 6 (9.23%) Credit Risk
4 5 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (6.15%) Credit Derivative
5 4 (6.15%) Derivative
5 4 (6.15%) Management Information System
5 4 (6.15%) Market Risk
5 4 (6.15%) PMI
5 4 (6.15%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (3.08%) CCTV
6 2 (3.08%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.08%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.54%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.54%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (47.69%) Risk Management
2 18 (27.69%) Project Management
3 16 (24.62%) Security Operations
4 15 (23.08%) Information Security
5 12 (18.46%) Penetration Testing
6 10 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
7 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (13.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (12.31%) Data Protection
8 8 (12.31%) Incident Management
9 7 (10.77%) Data Analysis
9 7 (10.77%) Scrum
10 6 (9.23%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (9.23%) IT Audit
10 6 (9.23%) Risk Assessment
11 5 (7.69%) ITIL
11 5 (7.69%) SDLC
12 4 (6.15%) Information Security Management
12 4 (6.15%) PRINCE2
12 4 (6.15%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) CISA
2 5 (7.69%) CISSP
3 4 (6.15%) CISM
3 4 (6.15%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.54%) CRISC
5 1 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.31%) PCI DSS
2 7 (10.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.62%) COBIT
4 2 (3.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.54%) Basel III
5 1 (1.54%) BS25999
5 1 (1.54%) COSO
5 1 (1.54%) MiFID
System Software
1 10 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (4.62%) Microsoft