The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Analysis over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Analysis
Rank 477 455 424
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -31
Contract jobs citing Risk Analysis 137 123 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.23% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.32% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 81 89
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £345 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.79% -6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £28.75

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
42763 39046 42056
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.99% 74.08% 71.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 26736 24118 24356
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1175 1083 1556
Average hourly rate £23.66 £27.50 £30.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.98% -8.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £46.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Risk Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Risk Analysis within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -7 126 £450 +5.88% 43
London +8 62 £475 +5.55% 19
South East -6 19 £400 +6.66% 6
City of London +15 14 £513 +46.42% 8
North West +6 14 £500 +5.26% 4
South West -22 11 £240 -40.00% 4
Manchester -2 9 £513 +241.66% 3
Yorkshire - 9 £350 - 1
Bristol - 8 £240 - 4
Surrey +1 7 £360 +20.00% 3
Scotland -8 6 £300 - 2
South Yorkshire - 5 £350 -
Sheffield - 5 £350 -
Cardiff -6 4 £248 -27.20% 1
South Wales -9 4 £248 -27.20% 4
West Midlands -12 4 £450 +85.56% 2
Wales -26 4 £248 -27.20% 4
West Yorkshire - 4 £450 - 1
Berkshire +7 3 £498 +20.60% 1
Cheshire +3 3 £305 -
Hampshire -14 3 £342 -31.69% 1
East of England -27 3 £500 - 7
Leeds - 3 £450 - 1
Buckinghamshire -5 2 £375 +7.14%
Somerset -11 2 £350 -
Hertfordshire -24 2 £675 - 3
East Midlands - 2 £500 -
Chester +7 1 - -
Wiltshire -10 1 £265 -33.75%
Lancashire - 1 - -

Risk Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Risk Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Risk Analysis.

1 91 (31.49%) Finance
2 56 (19.38%) Project Management
2 56 (19.38%) Microsoft
3 55 (19.03%) Windows
4 54 (18.69%) Security Cleared
5 51 (17.65%) Risk Management
5 51 (17.65%) Management Information System
6 50 (17.30%) Information Security
7 49 (16.96%) Banking
8 43 (14.88%) SC Cleared
9 41 (14.19%) ITIL
10 37 (12.80%) PRINCE2
11 34 (11.76%) SQL
11 34 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
11 34 (11.76%) Degree
12 31 (10.73%) C#
12 31 (10.73%) MS Project
13 30 (10.38%) Stakeholder Management
14 29 (10.03%) Oracle
14 29 (10.03%) SQL Server
14 29 (10.03%) MS Excel
15 28 (9.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 27 (9.34%) Back Office
16 27 (9.34%) Analytical Skills
17 26 (9.00%) UNIX
17 26 (9.00%) CISSP
18 24 (8.30%) MS Office
18 24 (8.30%) Windows 7
19 23 (7.96%) .NET
20 22 (7.61%) SLA

Risk Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Risk Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Risk Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (2.77%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.38%) Node.js
3 3 (1.04%) NetWeaver
3 3 (1.04%) SAP EP
4 2 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.69%) IIS
4 2 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.35%) CICS
5 1 (0.35%) SAS
5 1 (0.35%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.35%) CMS
5 1 (0.35%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.35%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 31 (10.73%) MS Project
2 29 (10.03%) MS Excel
3 24 (8.30%) MS Office
4 10 (3.46%) Spreadsheet
4 10 (3.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (3.11%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.35%) Mathematica
6 1 (0.35%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 5 (1.73%) SAP GRC
2 2 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.69%) Adaptiv
3 1 (0.35%) Summit
3 1 (0.35%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.35%) assyst
3 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (1.04%) SaaS
2 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.35%) PaaS
2 1 (0.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.88%) Firewall
2 7 (2.42%) WAN
3 6 (2.08%) Network Security
4 5 (1.73%) SAN
5 4 (1.38%) Wireless
6 3 (1.04%) Intranet
6 3 (1.04%) LDAP
6 3 (1.04%) GSM
6 3 (1.04%) LAN
6 3 (1.04%) UMTS
6 3 (1.04%) VPN
6 3 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (1.04%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.69%) DNS
7 2 (0.69%) DHCP
7 2 (0.69%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.69%) Extranet
7 2 (0.69%) DMZ
8 1 (0.35%) MPLS
8 1 (0.35%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (10.03%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (5.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (3.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.08%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.69%) Redis
8 2 (0.69%) HBase
8 2 (0.69%) Big Data
8 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.69%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.69%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.69%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.35%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (0.69%) Jenkins
1 2 (0.69%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.69%) Cucumber
1 2 (0.69%) JIRA
1 2 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (0.69%) JUnit
2 1 (0.35%) NUnit
2 1 (0.35%) Selenium
2 1 (0.35%) WebDriver
General
1 91 (31.49%) Finance
2 49 (16.96%) Banking
3 27 (9.34%) Back Office
4 22 (7.61%) Front Office
5 20 (6.92%) Retail
6 13 (4.50%) Investment Banking
7 12 (4.15%) Telecoms
8 11 (3.81%) Law
9 9 (3.11%) Retail Banking
10 7 (2.42%) Legal
10 7 (2.42%) Advertising
11 5 (1.73%) Financial Institution
12 4 (1.38%) Manufacturing
13 3 (1.04%) Military
13 3 (1.04%) Billing
13 3 (1.04%) Marketing
14 2 (0.69%) Local Government
14 2 (0.69%) Electronics
15 1 (0.35%) Publishing
15 1 (0.35%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (20.42%) Analyst
2 35 (12.11%) Project Manager
3 28 (9.69%) Consultant
4 25 (8.65%) Developer
5 20 (6.92%) Architect
6 18 (6.23%) Security Analyst
7 17 (5.88%) Security Consultant
8 16 (5.54%) Risk Analyst
8 16 (5.54%) Business Analyst
9 14 (4.84%) Information Manager
9 14 (4.84%) Solutions Architect
10 13 (4.50%) Data Manager
11 12 (4.15%) Network Support
12 10 (3.46%) Support Engineer
12 10 (3.46%) IT Consultant
12 10 (3.46%) Information Analyst
12 10 (3.46%) IT Security Consultant
12 10 (3.46%) C# Developer
13 9 (3.11%) DBA
13 9 (3.11%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (7.96%) .NET
2 11 (3.81%) STL
2 11 (3.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 10 (3.46%) WPF
4 7 (2.42%) XML
5 6 (2.08%) Web Services
5 6 (2.08%) OLE
6 3 (1.04%) SAP Basis
7 2 (0.69%) Apache Camel
7 2 (0.69%) Kafka
7 2 (0.69%) SAP PI
7 2 (0.69%) HTML5
7 2 (0.69%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.69%) Application Packaging
7 2 (0.69%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (0.69%) HTML
8 1 (0.35%) Middleware
8 1 (0.35%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.35%) SOAP
8 1 (0.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 51 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 27 (9.34%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (6.23%) Derivative
3 18 (6.23%) Statistics
4 11 (3.81%) Grid Computing
4 11 (3.81%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 10 (3.46%) Mainframe
6 9 (3.11%) Data Protection Act
7 8 (2.77%) Market Risk
7 8 (2.77%) Visualisation
7 8 (2.77%) Fixed Income
8 6 (2.08%) CESG
9 5 (1.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (1.73%) RMADS
10 4 (1.38%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.38%) PKI
10 4 (1.38%) AS400
10 4 (1.38%) PMI
11 3 (1.04%) DTV
11 3 (1.04%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 55 (19.03%) Windows
2 26 (9.00%) UNIX
3 24 (8.30%) Windows 7
4 9 (3.11%) Linux
5 8 (2.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (2.08%) Solaris
7 5 (1.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.38%) Android
9 2 (0.69%) AIX
9 2 (0.69%) HPUX
10 1 (0.35%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (19.38%) Project Management
2 51 (17.65%) Risk Management
3 50 (17.30%) Information Security
4 41 (14.19%) ITIL
5 37 (12.80%) PRINCE2
6 34 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (10.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 22 (7.61%) Service Management
9 20 (6.92%) Workflow
9 20 (6.92%) Project Planning
10 19 (6.57%) User Acceptance Testing
11 18 (6.23%) Capacity Planning
11 18 (6.23%) GAP Analysis
11 18 (6.23%) Risk Assessment
12 17 (5.88%) ITSM
12 17 (5.88%) Service Delivery
12 17 (5.88%) Security Architecture
13 16 (5.54%) Change Control
13 16 (5.54%) Analytics
14 15 (5.19%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 34 (11.76%) SQL
2 31 (10.73%) C#
3 20 (6.92%) C++
4 16 (5.54%) C
5 9 (3.11%) Python
6 8 (2.77%) Java
7 5 (1.73%) PL/SQL
7 5 (1.73%) LINC
8 4 (1.38%) Ruby
8 4 (1.38%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.04%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.04%) VB
9 3 (1.04%) ABAP
9 3 (1.04%) VBA
9 3 (1.04%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.69%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.69%) R
11 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.35%) JCL
11 1 (0.35%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 54 (18.69%) Security Cleared
2 43 (14.88%) SC Cleared
3 34 (11.76%) Degree
4 26 (9.00%) CISSP
5 15 (5.19%) MCP
6 14 (4.84%) CISM
6 14 (4.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 12 (4.15%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (3.46%) CRISC
9 9 (3.11%) CISA
10 8 (2.77%) GIAC
10 8 (2.77%) ISEB
10 8 (2.77%) PMI Certification
11 6 (2.08%) PMP
12 5 (1.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 4 (1.38%) DV Cleared
14 3 (1.04%) CCNA
14 3 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
14 3 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (1.04%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (9.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (7.61%) SLA
3 21 (7.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 19 (6.57%) PCI DSS
5 12 (4.15%) COBIT
6 10 (3.46%) QA
7 6 (2.08%) Data Quality
7 6 (2.08%) Solvency II
8 4 (1.38%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.35%) BS7799
9 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.35%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.35%) Basel III
9 1 (0.35%) COREP
System Software
1 14 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.77%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.69%) HDFS
3 2 (0.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (1.73%) SCCM
2 4 (1.38%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 3 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.04%) SCOM
4 2 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (0.69%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.69%) Puppet
4 2 (0.69%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 2 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.35%) Nessus
5 1 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 56 (19.38%) Microsoft
2 29 (10.03%) Oracle
3 14 (4.84%) VMware
4 10 (3.46%) SAP
5 9 (3.11%) HP
6 8 (2.77%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (2.08%) Cisco
8 5 (1.73%) Murex
9 4 (1.38%) Veeam
10 3 (1.04%) Bloomberg
10 3 (1.04%) Qualys
11 2 (0.69%) Nintex
11 2 (0.69%) DataSynapse
11 2 (0.69%) Metastorm
11 2 (0.69%) SunGard
11 2 (0.69%) McAfee
11 2 (0.69%) Symantec
11 2 (0.69%) CA
11 2 (0.69%) Primavera
12 1 (0.35%) StatPro
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
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Posted: 18 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
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Rate: £225 - £270 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Endemol UK
Rate: Up to £25,500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: £Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
UK
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
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Huxley Associates
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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