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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Analysis
UK
Rank 456 436 500
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +64
Contract jobs citing Risk Analysis 131 197 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.39% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.48% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 144 64
Median daily rate £400 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £313 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £597 £618 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £39.27 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.27 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -21.46%

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
36868 40843 39798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.19% 81.72% 78.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 24443 26520 25648
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 930 1195 1050
Median hourly rate £34.50 £38.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.38% +54.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 -38 119 £410 -8.88% 25
London -24 50 £460 -16.36% 9
South West +1 22 £425 +17.24% 5
South East -14 15 £400 -0.49% 3
Berkshire +8 10 £400 +8.10%
North East -10 10 £275 -26.66%
Newcastle upon Tyne -13 10 £275 -26.66%
Tyne and Wear -15 10 £275 -26.66%
Bristol +13 9 £400 -16.88% 1
South Wales - 8 £400 - 1
Wales - 8 £400 - 1
West Midlands -6 7 £570 +32.17% 1
North West +23 6 £575 +35.29%
Gloucestershire +5 6 £475 +90.00%
Cardiff - 6 £400 - 1
Manchester +11 5 £575 +35.29%
Wiltshire +5 4 £425 -18.66% 2
East of England +2 4 £400 +6.66% 5
Essex - 4 £400 - 1
Croydon - 4 £450 -
Feltham - 4 - -
Chelmsford - 4 £400 - 1
Hampshire +7 3 £488 -2.50% 1
City of London -8 3 £600 +36.36% 3
Coventry -21 3 £570 +32.17%
Warwickshire - 3 - -
Atherstone - 3 - -
Corsham - 3 £463 - 1
East Midlands - 3 £300 - 1
Surrey +14 2 £400 -20.00%

Risk Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 94 (37.90%) Finance
2 72 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (27.82%) Security Cleared
4 63 (25.40%) Risk Management
5 61 (24.60%) Project Management
6 46 (18.55%) SC Cleared
7 44 (17.74%) MS Excel
8 43 (17.34%) Microsoft
9 37 (14.92%) Stakeholder Management
10 34 (13.71%) Banking
11 31 (12.50%) MS Project
12 30 (12.10%) Migration
12 30 (12.10%) Waterfall
13 29 (11.69%) Information Security
13 29 (11.69%) PRINCE2
14 28 (11.29%) Test Automation
15 27 (10.89%) Root Cause Analysis
15 27 (10.89%) Degree
15 27 (10.89%) MS Office
16 25 (10.08%) Programme Management
16 25 (10.08%) Management Information System
16 25 (10.08%) Test Scripting
17 24 (9.68%) Test Strategy
17 24 (9.68%) Windows
17 24 (9.68%) C
17 24 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
17 24 (9.68%) SDLC
18 23 (9.27%) CISSP
18 23 (9.27%) Automated Testing
18 23 (9.27%) DV Cleared

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 5 (2.02%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.61%) MQSeries
3 2 (0.81%) Confluence
3 2 (0.81%) SAS
4 1 (0.40%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.40%) Documentum
4 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.40%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 44 (17.74%) MS Excel
2 31 (12.50%) MS Project
3 27 (10.89%) MS Office
4 17 (6.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (2.82%) MS Visio
6 5 (2.02%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (2.42%) Primavera
3 2 (0.81%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.40%) BASE24
4 1 (0.40%) OpenText MBPM
4 1 (0.40%) SAP GTS
4 1 (0.40%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.02%) Office 365
2 3 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.40%) IaaS
4 1 (0.40%) PaaS
4 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.61%) LAN
1 4 (1.61%) WAN
2 3 (1.21%) Network Security
2 3 (1.21%) VPN
3 2 (0.81%) SAN
4 1 (0.40%) ATM
4 1 (0.40%) Broadband
4 1 (0.40%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (0.40%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.40%) HTTP
4 1 (0.40%) Internet
4 1 (0.40%) Skype
4 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.40%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.66%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (2.82%) Big Data
4 5 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.21%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.81%) Base SAS
7 2 (0.81%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.81%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.81%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (0.81%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.40%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.40%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (4.84%) Cucumber
2 11 (4.44%) Selenium
3 10 (4.03%) HP UFT
4 4 (1.61%) JIRA
5 2 (0.81%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.81%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.81%) Subversion
6 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.40%) JMeter
6 1 (0.40%) JSUnit
6 1 (0.40%) JUnit
6 1 (0.40%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.40%) PHPUnit
General
1 94 (37.90%) Finance
2 34 (13.71%) Banking
3 18 (7.26%) Telecoms
4 15 (6.05%) Retail
5 13 (5.24%) Billing
6 10 (4.03%) Legal
6 10 (4.03%) Marketing
7 8 (3.23%) Electronics
7 8 (3.23%) Investment Banking
8 7 (2.82%) Manufacturing
9 6 (2.42%) Back Office
10 5 (2.02%) Wholesale Banking
11 3 (1.21%) Financial Institution
11 3 (1.21%) Front Office
11 3 (1.21%) Games
11 3 (1.21%) Military
11 3 (1.21%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.81%) French Language
13 1 (0.40%) Advertising
13 1 (0.40%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 54 (21.77%) Analyst
2 40 (16.13%) Project Manager
3 33 (13.31%) Business Analyst
4 16 (6.45%) Developer
5 15 (6.05%) Project Planner
6 13 (5.24%) Risk Manager
6 13 (5.24%) Test Leader
7 12 (4.84%) Test Engineer
7 12 (4.84%) Tester
8 11 (4.44%) Integration Engineer
8 11 (4.44%) Senior Manager
8 11 (4.44%) Test and Integration Engineer
9 9 (3.63%) Architect
9 9 (3.63%) Data Business Analyst
9 9 (3.63%) Infrastructure Manager
9 9 (3.63%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 9 (3.63%) Senior Project Manager
10 8 (3.23%) IT Manager
10 8 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
10 8 (3.23%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.03%) HTML
1 10 (4.03%) HTML5
2 9 (3.63%) AngularJS
2 9 (3.63%) React
2 9 (3.63%) Redux
3 4 (1.61%) .NET
4 3 (1.21%) WPF
5 2 (0.81%) CSS
5 2 (0.81%) SOAP
6 1 (0.40%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.40%) Ajax
6 1 (0.40%) JSON
6 1 (0.40%) Node.js
6 1 (0.40%) ODBC
6 1 (0.40%) REST
6 1 (0.40%) SAML
6 1 (0.40%) Sass
6 1 (0.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.40%) Web Services
6 1 (0.40%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.08%) Management Information System
2 24 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (6.85%) Data Centre
4 11 (4.44%) User Experience
5 10 (4.03%) CESG
5 10 (4.03%) Visualisation
6 7 (2.82%) Data Protection Act
6 7 (2.82%) EPoS
7 6 (2.42%) PMI
8 5 (2.02%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.61%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.61%) Derivative
9 4 (1.61%) Fixed Income
9 4 (1.61%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.61%) Market Risk
10 3 (1.21%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.21%) Cyber Attack
10 3 (1.21%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.21%) NHS
11 2 (0.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 24 (9.68%) Windows
2 21 (8.47%) Linux
3 9 (3.63%) Unix
4 2 (0.81%) AIX
4 2 (0.81%) Solaris
4 2 (0.81%) SUSE
4 2 (0.81%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.40%) Android
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (25.40%) Risk Management
3 61 (24.60%) Project Management
4 37 (14.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 30 (12.10%) Migration
5 30 (12.10%) Waterfall
6 29 (11.69%) Information Security
6 29 (11.69%) PRINCE2
7 28 (11.29%) Test Automation
8 27 (10.89%) Root Cause Analysis
9 25 (10.08%) Programme Management
9 25 (10.08%) Test Scripting
10 24 (9.68%) SDLC
10 24 (9.68%) Test Strategy
11 23 (9.27%) Automated Testing
12 22 (8.87%) Automation Testing
12 22 (8.87%) Data Modelling
13 21 (8.47%) ITIL
14 20 (8.06%) Mentoring
15 19 (7.66%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 24 (9.68%) C
2 15 (6.05%) Perl
2 15 (6.05%) SQL
3 12 (4.84%) Python
4 10 (4.03%) JavaScript
5 8 (3.23%) TypeScript
6 6 (2.42%) C#
7 5 (2.02%) Java
8 4 (1.61%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.21%) C++
9 3 (1.21%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.21%) VB
9 3 (1.21%) VBA
10 2 (0.81%) Korn
10 2 (0.81%) Ruby
10 2 (0.81%) SAS Macro
10 2 (0.81%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.81%) VBScript
11 1 (0.40%) F#
11 1 (0.40%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 69 (27.82%) Security Cleared
2 46 (18.55%) SC Cleared
3 27 (10.89%) Degree
4 23 (9.27%) CISSP
4 23 (9.27%) DV Cleared
5 13 (5.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 11 (4.44%) CISM
6 11 (4.44%) ISEB
7 9 (3.63%) ISTQB
8 7 (2.82%) CISA
8 7 (2.82%) PMI Certification
9 6 (2.42%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (1.61%) CRISC
10 4 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.61%) SSCP
11 3 (1.21%) CCA
12 2 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.81%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (0.81%) PMP
12 2 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.05%) QA
2 14 (5.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.23%) COBIT
3 8 (3.23%) ISO27002
4 6 (2.42%) PCI DSS
5 5 (2.02%) ISO 9000
5 5 (2.02%) SLA
6 3 (1.21%) Data Quality
6 3 (1.21%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (1.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.81%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (0.81%) JSP 440
7 2 (0.81%) MiFID
8 1 (0.40%) COSO
8 1 (0.40%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.40%) EMIR
8 1 (0.40%) ISAE 3402
8 1 (0.40%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.40%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (0.81%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (0.81%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.40%) Docker
2 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.40%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (0.81%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (0.81%) Puppet
2 1 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.40%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (0.40%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.40%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.40%) SCCM
2 1 (0.40%) SCOM
Vendors
1 43 (17.34%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.26%) Oracle
3 15 (6.05%) SAP
4 13 (5.24%) HP
5 6 (2.42%) VMware
6 4 (1.61%) Cisco
6 4 (1.61%) Sybase
7 3 (1.21%) TOWER Software
8 2 (0.81%) Citrix
8 2 (0.81%) EMC
8 2 (0.81%) Pega
8 2 (0.81%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.81%) Sun
8 2 (0.81%) Veritas
9 1 (0.40%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.40%) hybris
9 1 (0.40%) Nintex
9 1 (0.40%) Reuters
9 1 (0.40%) Siebel
9 1 (0.40%) VeriFone
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £250.00 - £297.00 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Resource Group
Rate: £340 - £375 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wiltshire
IntaPeople
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
LA International
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
The People Network
Rate: £380 - £480 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Rate: Daily rate
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 19 days ago