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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Analysis
Rank 512 483 469
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -14
Contract jobs citing Risk Analysis 129 149 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.27% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.34% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 78 90
Median daily rate £400 £420 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +15.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £633 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £358 £345
% change year-on-year
-2.25% +3.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
Median hourly rate £29.25 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.87% +14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £41.25 -
% change year-on-year
-29.09% -

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
45312 44104 42407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.52% 78.83% 77.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 29953 27498 26558
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 £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1036 1290 1223
Median hourly rate £33.99 £29.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.83 £12.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £48.46 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

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 6 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Risk Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram 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 6 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 -52 115 £400 -4.76% 25
London -14 58 £413 -8.33% 4
South East -22 21 £425 +6.25% 7
Scotland +1 11 £218 - 1
Berkshire +5 8 £365 -8.75%
North East -34 8 £285 -16.17%
Newcastle upon Tyne -38 8 £285 -16.17%
Tyne and Wear -40 8 £285 -16.17%
Edinburgh - 8 £321 - 1
Reading +4 6 - -
Yorkshire +2 6 £494 +79.54% 2
South West -1 6 £495 +3.12% 4
North West -13 6 £338 +12.50% 1
West Yorkshire +2 5 £438 - 1
Leeds -6 5 £438 - 1
West Midlands -11 5 £313 -7.40% 3
City of London +39 4 £425 -25.43% 2
East of England +1 4 - - 4
Gloucestershire - 4 - - 2
West Sussex - 4 £438 -
Buckinghamshire +12 3 £450 - 2
Hertfordshire -2 3 - -
Merseyside - 3 £350 -
Liverpool - 3 £350 -
Hemel Hempstead - 3 - -
Crawley - 3 £425 -
Milton Keynes +3 2 - - 1
Warwickshire 0 2 £306 -12.50%
Uxbridge -2 2 - -
Hook -3 2 £350 +0.63%

Risk Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 104 (31.71%) Finance
2 78 (23.78%) Risk Management
3 73 (22.26%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (20.73%) Project Management
5 60 (18.29%) Security Cleared
6 59 (17.99%) Information Security
7 52 (15.85%) SQL
8 48 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 46 (14.02%) Analytical Skills
10 41 (12.50%) Degree
11 40 (12.20%) QA
11 40 (12.20%) Microsoft
12 35 (10.67%) MS Excel
13 34 (10.37%) SC Cleared
14 33 (10.06%) PRINCE2
14 33 (10.06%) Validation
14 33 (10.06%) Mentoring
15 32 (9.76%) Test Strategy
15 32 (9.76%) Windows
15 32 (9.76%) Data Modelling
16 30 (9.15%) Banking
17 29 (8.84%) ITIL
17 29 (8.84%) CISSP
18 28 (8.54%) Change Management
18 28 (8.54%) Test Scripting
19 27 (8.23%) Management Information System
19 27 (8.23%) Oracle
19 27 (8.23%) Python
19 27 (8.23%) Root Cause Analysis
20 26 (7.93%) Analytics

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 (4.88%) Elasticsearch
1 16 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.13%) IIS
2 7 (2.13%) SAS
3 3 (0.91%) Confluence
4 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.61%) IBM Notes
4 2 (0.61%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.30%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.30%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.30%) Node.js
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 35 (10.67%) MS Excel
2 18 (5.49%) MS Office
3 11 (3.35%) MS Project
4 10 (3.05%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.52%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.30%) CATIA
6 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.44%) Primavera
2 2 (0.61%) SAP BPC
2 2 (0.61%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.30%) BASE24
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.30%) ENOVIA
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.30%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.30%) SAP EWM
3 1 (0.30%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.49%) Firewall
2 11 (3.35%) Network Security
2 11 (3.35%) Wireless
3 9 (2.74%) Internet
3 9 (2.74%) Unified Communications
4 5 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (1.52%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (1.52%) Cisco Wireless
4 5 (1.52%) LAN
4 5 (1.52%) WAN
5 4 (1.22%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.91%) Cisco IPT
6 3 (0.91%) SAN
6 3 (0.91%) VoIP
7 2 (0.61%) BGP
7 2 (0.61%) DHCP
7 2 (0.61%) DNS
7 2 (0.61%) DWDM
7 2 (0.61%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.61%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (6.71%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.79%) NoSQL
3 12 (3.66%) Data Mining
3 12 (3.66%) MS Access
4 11 (3.35%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (2.44%) Relational Database
6 7 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.61%) Big Data
8 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.30%) GIS
9 1 (0.30%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.30%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (5.49%) Git (software)
1 18 (5.49%) Subversion
2 15 (4.57%) Selenium
3 8 (2.44%) Cucumber
4 7 (2.13%) LoadRunner
5 6 (1.83%) HP UFT
5 6 (1.83%) JMeter
6 2 (0.61%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.30%) DbUnit
7 1 (0.30%) JIRA
7 1 (0.30%) JUnit
7 1 (0.30%) Rational Functional Tester
7 1 (0.30%) SilkPerformer
7 1 (0.30%) SilkTest
7 1 (0.30%) Toad
7 1 (0.30%) Zephyr
General
1 104 (31.71%) Finance
2 30 (9.15%) Banking
3 15 (4.57%) Legal
4 12 (3.66%) Pharmaceutical
5 11 (3.35%) Retail
6 10 (3.05%) Front Office
7 8 (2.44%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.83%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.83%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.22%) Publishing
10 3 (0.91%) Billing
11 2 (0.61%) Advertising
11 2 (0.61%) Local Government
12 1 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.30%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.30%) Games
12 1 (0.30%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.30%) German Language
12 1 (0.30%) International Banking
12 1 (0.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 87 (26.52%) Analyst
2 44 (13.41%) Project Manager
3 39 (11.89%) Business Analyst
4 33 (10.06%) Developer
5 30 (9.15%) Consultant
6 26 (7.93%) Architect
7 21 (6.40%) Security Consultant
8 19 (5.79%) Security Analyst
9 17 (5.18%) Risk Analyst
10 15 (4.57%) Security Advisor
11 14 (4.27%) CLAS Security Advisor
11 14 (4.27%) Information Analyst
11 14 (4.27%) Python Developer
12 13 (3.96%) C# Developer
12 13 (3.96%) Information Security Analyst
13 12 (3.66%) Infrastructure Manager
13 12 (3.66%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 12 (3.66%) Test Engineer
14 11 (3.35%) IT Manager
14 11 (3.35%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.10%) HTML
2 14 (4.27%) Middleware
3 13 (3.96%) .NET
4 10 (3.05%) WPF
5 6 (1.83%) ASP.NET
5 6 (1.83%) WCF
6 5 (1.52%) Web Services
7 4 (1.22%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.61%) HTML5
9 1 (0.30%) 802.1X
9 1 (0.30%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.30%) EDI
9 1 (0.30%) EDIFACT
9 1 (0.30%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (0.30%) Gherkin
9 1 (0.30%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 46 (14.02%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (8.23%) Management Information System
3 18 (5.49%) Data Centre
4 13 (3.96%) CESG
5 11 (3.35%) Market Risk
6 10 (3.05%) Credit Risk
6 10 (3.05%) Data Protection Act
7 9 (2.74%) Mathematics
8 8 (2.44%) PMI
9 7 (2.13%) Computer Science
9 7 (2.13%) Video on Demand
10 6 (1.83%) CESG CLAS
10 6 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (1.22%) Driving Licence
12 4 (1.22%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (1.22%) SCADA
13 3 (0.91%) Data Integration
13 3 (0.91%) Fixed Income
13 3 (0.91%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (9.76%) Windows
2 25 (7.62%) Linux
3 9 (2.74%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (2.13%) Unix
4 7 (2.13%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.22%) VME
5 4 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.91%) AIX
6 3 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.61%) Solaris
7 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.30%) Android
8 1 (0.30%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (0.30%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (23.78%) Risk Management
2 73 (22.26%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (20.73%) Project Management
4 59 (17.99%) Information Security
5 48 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 33 (10.06%) Mentoring
6 33 (10.06%) PRINCE2
6 33 (10.06%) Validation
7 32 (9.76%) Data Modelling
7 32 (9.76%) Test Strategy
8 29 (8.84%) ITIL
9 28 (8.54%) Change Management
9 28 (8.54%) Test Scripting
10 27 (8.23%) Root Cause Analysis
11 26 (7.93%) Analytics
12 25 (7.62%) Coaching
12 25 (7.62%) Requirements Analysis
13 24 (7.32%) Software Testing
13 24 (7.32%) Waterfall
14 22 (6.71%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 52 (15.85%) SQL
2 27 (8.23%) Python
3 18 (5.49%) C#
4 11 (3.35%) VBA
5 7 (2.13%) C
5 7 (2.13%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.83%) C++
7 5 (1.52%) MATLAB
7 5 (1.52%) PowerShell
7 5 (1.52%) R
8 4 (1.22%) Perl
8 4 (1.22%) Ruby
8 4 (1.22%) VB
8 4 (1.22%) VC++
9 2 (0.61%) COBOL
10 1 (0.30%) Java
10 1 (0.30%) PHP
10 1 (0.30%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.30%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 60 (18.29%) Security Cleared
2 41 (12.50%) Degree
3 34 (10.37%) SC Cleared
4 29 (8.84%) CISSP
5 22 (6.71%) CISM
6 20 (6.10%) CLAS
7 17 (5.18%) PMI Certification
8 13 (3.96%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (3.66%) BPSS Clearance
9 12 (3.66%) CCNP
10 11 (3.35%) DV Cleared
11 9 (2.74%) CISA
11 9 (2.74%) GIAC
11 9 (2.74%) PMP
12 8 (2.44%) ISSAP
12 8 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 7 (2.13%) CCVP
13 7 (2.13%) CESG Certified Professional
14 6 (1.83%) CRISC
14 6 (1.83%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (12.20%) QA
2 22 (6.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (4.88%) SLA
4 10 (3.05%) PCI DSS
5 7 (2.13%) COBIT
5 7 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
5 7 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (1.52%) GxP
7 4 (1.22%) RMADS
8 3 (0.91%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 3 (0.91%) JSP 440
9 2 (0.61%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.30%) COSO
10 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.30%) Def Stans
10 1 (0.30%) GPG13
10 1 (0.30%) ISO27002
10 1 (0.30%) ISO27005
10 1 (0.30%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.30%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 16 (4.88%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.44%) vSphere
3 5 (1.52%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.52%) XenApp
4 2 (0.61%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (0.61%) ISA Server
4 2 (0.61%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.61%) Xen
4 2 (0.61%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.30%) DFS Replication
5 1 (0.30%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (2.13%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (1.22%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (1.22%) Puppet
2 4 (1.22%) SCCM
2 4 (1.22%) SCOM
2 4 (1.22%) SCVMM
2 4 (1.22%) Windows Intune
3 3 (0.91%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.61%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.61%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (0.61%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (0.61%) RSA Archer
4 2 (0.61%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (0.61%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.61%) WSUS
5 1 (0.30%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.30%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.30%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.30%) Foglight
Vendors
1 40 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 27 (8.23%) Oracle
3 20 (6.10%) Cisco
4 12 (3.66%) HP
4 12 (3.66%) SAP
5 11 (3.35%) VMware
6 7 (2.13%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.52%) Citrix
7 5 (1.52%) Juniper
7 5 (1.52%) Remedy
8 4 (1.22%) IBM
8 4 (1.22%) RightScale
8 4 (1.22%) Symantec
9 3 (0.91%) CA
9 3 (0.91%) F5
9 3 (0.91%) ICL
9 3 (0.91%) NetApp
9 3 (0.91%) ServiceNow
9 3 (0.91%) Sybase
10 2 (0.61%) Veritas
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