The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Analysis over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Analysis
Rank 513 516 471
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -45
Contract jobs citing Risk Analysis 148 126 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.22% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.28% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 67 95
Median daily rate £400 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £298 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £556
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £60.00 £70.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +300.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 £70.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +300.00%

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
44695 45488 42364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.73% 79.85% 78.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 29540 29430 26290
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £283 £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 1044 1183 1185
Median hourly rate £28.50 £28.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Risk Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Risk Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Risk Analysis
Daily Rate Trend

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

Risk Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Risk Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Risk Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Risk Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Risk Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Risk Analysis
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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 +20 134 £400 -11.11% 30
London -6 45 £450 -8.16% 11
South West +9 19 £350 -27.08% 1
Tyne and Wear -27 19 £290 -3.33% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -31 19 £290 -3.33% 1
North East -32 19 £290 -3.33% 1
Bristol +6 14 £350 -27.08%
South East -12 14 £475 +42.05% 6
West Midlands -20 14 £388 -3.12% 4
City of London +49 12 £450 -8.16% 4
Scotland -1 11 £300 -27.71% 2
East of England +23 9 £550 +48.14% 5
Coventry -9 8 £415 +3.75% 1
North West +10 7 £450 +44.08% 1
Edinburgh -5 7 £311 -25.18% 1
Yorkshire -4 6 £450 -
Dudley - 5 £80 - 1
Bedfordshire +7 4 £475 +2.70%
Berkshire -7 4 £450 +28.57% 1
Cambridgeshire +18 3 £550 +96.42%
Surrey -1 3 £225 - 1
Leeds - 3 £450 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £450 -
Feltham - 3 £550 -
Bedford - 3 £475 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £600 - 1
Hertfordshire +15 2 - - 4
Watford +7 2 - -
Maidenhead +4 2 £400 +14.28%
Manchester -9 2 - - 1

Risk Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Analysis 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 Risk Analysis.

1 97 (33.33%) Finance
2 73 (25.09%) Project Management
3 69 (23.71%) Security Cleared
4 66 (22.68%) Risk Management
5 57 (19.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 50 (17.18%) Information Security
7 48 (16.49%) SC Cleared
8 45 (15.46%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (12.37%) Test Strategy
10 35 (12.03%) Analytical Skills
10 35 (12.03%) Microsoft
11 32 (11.00%) Degree
12 31 (10.65%) Data Modelling
13 30 (10.31%) Test Scripting
14 29 (9.97%) Banking
15 28 (9.62%) Test Automation
16 27 (9.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 27 (9.28%) MS Excel
17 26 (8.93%) SQL
17 26 (8.93%) Validation
18 25 (8.59%) Management Information System
18 25 (8.59%) ITIL
18 25 (8.59%) Knowledge Management
18 25 (8.59%) Waterfall
18 25 (8.59%) Mentoring
19 24 (8.25%) Analytics
19 24 (8.25%) Business Analysis
19 24 (8.25%) Automated Testing
19 24 (8.25%) Change Management
20 22 (7.56%) Migration

Risk Analysis
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 16 (5.50%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.09%) SAS
3 3 (1.03%) IBM Notes
3 3 (1.03%) IIS
4 2 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.34%) Confluence
5 1 (0.34%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 27 (9.28%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.12%) MS Office
2 12 (4.12%) MS PowerPoint
2 12 (4.12%) MS Project
3 8 (2.75%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.03%) SPSS
5 1 (0.34%) CATIA
5 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (6.19%) Primavera
2 4 (1.37%) SAP ERP
3 3 (1.03%) SAP GRC
3 3 (1.03%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.34%) ENOVIA
4 1 (0.34%) OpenText MBPM
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.34%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.41%) Network Security
2 5 (1.72%) Internet
2 5 (1.72%) Unified Communications
2 5 (1.72%) VPN
3 4 (1.37%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (1.37%) Firewall
3 4 (1.37%) Wireless
4 3 (1.03%) SAN
4 3 (1.03%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.03%) VoIP
5 2 (0.69%) BGP
5 2 (0.69%) LAN
5 2 (0.69%) MPLS
5 2 (0.69%) WAN
6 1 (0.34%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.34%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.34%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (0.34%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.34%) SDH
6 1 (0.34%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.50%) Data Mining
1 16 (5.50%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.81%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (2.06%) Big Data
4 5 (1.72%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.37%) MS Access
5 4 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.03%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.69%) Base SAS
7 2 (0.69%) GIS
8 1 (0.34%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.34%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.34%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (2.41%) Cucumber
1 7 (2.41%) HP UFT
1 7 (2.41%) Selenium
2 2 (0.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.69%) LoadRunner
2 2 (0.69%) Subversion
3 1 (0.34%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
General
1 97 (33.33%) Finance
2 29 (9.97%) Banking
3 13 (4.47%) Legal
4 11 (3.78%) Retail
5 8 (2.75%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (2.06%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.72%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.72%) Publishing
7 5 (1.72%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.37%) Marketing
9 3 (1.03%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.03%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.69%) Advertising
11 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.34%) Billing
11 1 (0.34%) Front Office
11 1 (0.34%) Games
11 1 (0.34%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.34%) German Language
11 1 (0.34%) Law
Job Titles
1 94 (32.30%) Analyst
2 40 (13.75%) Business Analyst
3 34 (11.68%) Project Manager
4 31 (10.65%) Architect
5 25 (8.59%) Risk Analyst
6 21 (7.22%) Consultant
7 16 (5.50%) Project Planner
7 16 (5.50%) Security Analyst
8 12 (4.12%) Infrastructure Manager
8 12 (4.12%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 12 (4.12%) Security Consultant
9 11 (3.78%) Security Architect
9 11 (3.78%) Test Engineer
9 11 (3.78%) Tester
10 10 (3.44%) Information Analyst
10 10 (3.44%) Information Security Analyst
10 10 (3.44%) IT Manager
11 9 (3.09%) Senior Analyst
11 9 (3.09%) Test Manager
12 8 (2.75%) Credit Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.37%) HTML
2 3 (1.03%) Middleware
2 3 (1.03%) Web Services
3 2 (0.69%) AngularJS
3 2 (0.69%) HTML5
3 2 (0.69%) JSON
3 2 (0.69%) React
3 2 (0.69%) RequireJS
3 2 (0.69%) Underscore.js
4 1 (0.34%) EDIFACT
4 1 (0.34%) SAML
4 1 (0.34%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.03%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (8.59%) Management Information System
3 16 (5.50%) Data Centre
4 15 (5.15%) CESG
5 11 (3.78%) Virtual Team
6 10 (3.44%) CESG CLAS
6 10 (3.44%) Credit Risk
6 10 (3.44%) Data Protection Act
7 7 (2.41%) Mathematics
7 7 (2.41%) Video on Demand
8 6 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.06%) Market Risk
8 6 (2.06%) User Experience
9 5 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.37%) Economics
10 4 (1.37%) FMCG
10 4 (1.37%) PMI
10 4 (1.37%) SCADA
10 4 (1.37%) Statistics
11 3 (1.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (6.19%) Windows
2 17 (5.84%) Linux
3 6 (2.06%) Unix
4 5 (1.72%) Windows 7
4 5 (1.72%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.37%) VME
6 2 (0.69%) Android
7 1 (0.34%) AIX
7 1 (0.34%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.34%) Solaris
7 1 (0.34%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (25.09%) Project Management
2 66 (22.68%) Risk Management
3 57 (19.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 50 (17.18%) Information Security
5 45 (15.46%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (12.37%) Test Strategy
7 31 (10.65%) Data Modelling
8 30 (10.31%) Test Scripting
9 28 (9.62%) Test Automation
10 26 (8.93%) Validation
11 25 (8.59%) ITIL
11 25 (8.59%) Knowledge Management
11 25 (8.59%) Mentoring
11 25 (8.59%) Waterfall
12 24 (8.25%) Analytics
12 24 (8.25%) Automated Testing
12 24 (8.25%) Business Analysis
12 24 (8.25%) Change Management
13 22 (7.56%) Migration
14 21 (7.22%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (8.93%) SQL
2 14 (4.81%) C
3 9 (3.09%) Python
4 5 (1.72%) MATLAB
4 5 (1.72%) R
4 5 (1.72%) T-SQL
4 5 (1.72%) VBA
5 4 (1.37%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.37%) Perl
6 3 (1.03%) Java
7 2 (0.69%) C#
7 2 (0.69%) COBOL
7 2 (0.69%) PHP
7 2 (0.69%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.69%) SAS Macro
8 1 (0.34%) C++
8 1 (0.34%) Ruby
8 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 69 (23.71%) Security Cleared
2 48 (16.49%) SC Cleared
3 32 (11.00%) Degree
4 21 (7.22%) CISSP
5 14 (4.81%) BPSS Clearance
6 11 (3.78%) DV Cleared
7 10 (3.44%) CLAS
7 10 (3.44%) ISSAP
7 10 (3.44%) PMI Certification
8 9 (3.09%) CRISC
9 8 (2.75%) CISM
10 7 (2.41%) CESG Certified Professional
10 7 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (2.41%) PMP
11 6 (2.06%) CCNP
11 6 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 5 (1.72%) CGEIT
12 5 (1.72%) IISP
13 4 (1.37%) GCIA
13 4 (1.37%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (9.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (7.22%) QA
3 18 (6.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 13 (4.47%) COBIT
5 11 (3.78%) PCI DSS
6 10 (3.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 8 (2.75%) SLA
8 6 (2.06%) JSP 440
9 5 (1.72%) RMADS
10 4 (1.37%) GxP
11 3 (1.03%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 2 (0.69%) Data Quality
12 2 (0.69%) Disclosure Scotland
12 2 (0.69%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.69%) ISO22301
13 1 (0.34%) Basel III
13 1 (0.34%) GPG13
13 1 (0.34%) ISO27002
13 1 (0.34%) ISO27005
System Software
1 5 (1.72%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.03%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.03%) XenApp
3 2 (0.69%) Snort
3 2 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (1.72%) RSA Archer
2 1 (0.34%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (0.34%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.34%) Puppet
2 1 (0.34%) SCCM
2 1 (0.34%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (12.03%) Microsoft
2 22 (7.56%) Oracle
3 15 (5.15%) HP
4 10 (3.44%) SAP
5 8 (2.75%) Cisco
6 5 (1.72%) VMware
7 3 (1.03%) Citrix
7 3 (1.03%) F5
7 3 (1.03%) ICL
7 3 (1.03%) Lotus
8 2 (0.69%) Apple
8 2 (0.69%) CA
8 2 (0.69%) Google
8 2 (0.69%) IBM
8 2 (0.69%) LogRhythm
8 2 (0.69%) ServiceNow
8 2 (0.69%) Symantec
9 1 (0.34%) Nintex
9 1 (0.34%) Qualys
9 1 (0.34%) Sitecore
City, London
Salt
Rate: £385 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £80 Per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harris Global
Rate: Up to £280 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: Flexible and meets market rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Bluefire Professional Services
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 12 days ago