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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Analysis
Rank 520 501 482
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -19
Contract jobs citing Risk Analysis 126 144 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.26% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.32% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 80 87
Median daily rate £413 £428 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.50% +14.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £586 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 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 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-26.87% -

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
44007 44399 41585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.96% 79.29% 77.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 29216 28157 26311
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 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1026 1266 1219
Median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.36 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

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 29 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 29 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 29 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 -13 112 £413 -3.50% 30
London +1 46 £440 -7.36% 10
South East -9 22 £425 +4.61% 8
South West +3 14 £588 +22.39% 3
Scotland -11 13 £218 -47.46% 2
Berkshire -1 9 £400 - 3
Edinburgh +1 8 £321 -22.65% 2
North East -41 8 £285 -16.17% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -50 8 £285 -16.17% 1
Tyne and Wear -51 8 £285 -16.17% 1
Bristol +4 7 £469 -2.34% 1
City of London +41 6 £438 -27.08% 2
Yorkshire +9 6 £500 +81.81% 3
North West +1 6 £325 +8.33%
West Midlands -8 5 £313 -10.71%
Gloucestershire - 5 £600 - 1
East of England +4 4 - - 4
Reading - 4 - -
Buckinghamshire +9 3 £450 +1.40%
Hertfordshire +6 3 - - 2
West Sussex - 3 £450 - 1
Merseyside - 3 £350 -
Liverpool - 3 £350 -
Hemel Hempstead - 3 - -
Slough +9 2 £433 - 1
Milton Keynes +7 2 - -
Leeds +7 2 £438 - 2
West Yorkshire +5 2 £438 - 2
Uxbridge +4 2 - -
Warwickshire -3 2 £306 -12.50%

Risk Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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 95 (31.05%) Finance
2 71 (23.20%) Risk Management
3 66 (21.57%) Project Management
3 66 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (19.28%) Security Cleared
5 56 (18.30%) Information Security
6 46 (15.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 46 (15.03%) Analytical Skills
7 45 (14.71%) SQL
8 38 (12.42%) QA
9 36 (11.76%) Microsoft
10 33 (10.78%) PRINCE2
11 32 (10.46%) ITIL
11 32 (10.46%) SC Cleared
12 31 (10.13%) Banking
12 31 (10.13%) Windows
12 31 (10.13%) MS Excel
12 31 (10.13%) Validation
13 30 (9.80%) Change Management
13 30 (9.80%) Data Modelling
14 29 (9.48%) Degree
15 28 (9.15%) CISSP
16 27 (8.82%) Python
16 27 (8.82%) Oracle
17 25 (8.17%) Management Information System
17 25 (8.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 25 (8.17%) Requirements Analysis
17 25 (8.17%) Mentoring
18 24 (7.84%) Analytics
18 24 (7.84%) Linux

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 17 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 15 (4.90%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (1.63%) IIS
4 4 (1.31%) SAS
5 3 (0.98%) IBM Notes
5 3 (0.98%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.65%) Confluence
6 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.33%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.33%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.33%) Node.js
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 31 (10.13%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.25%) MS Office
3 11 (3.59%) MS Project
4 8 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (2.29%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.33%) CATIA
6 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (3.59%) Primavera
2 2 (0.65%) SAP BPC
2 2 (0.65%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.65%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.33%) BASE24
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.33%) ENOVIA
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.33%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.33%) SAP EWM
3 1 (0.33%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.90%) Firewall
2 9 (2.94%) Internet
2 9 (2.94%) Network Security
3 8 (2.61%) Unified Communications
3 8 (2.61%) Wireless
4 5 (1.63%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (1.63%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (1.63%) LAN
4 5 (1.63%) WAN
5 4 (1.31%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.98%) SAN
6 3 (0.98%) VoIP
7 2 (0.65%) BGP
7 2 (0.65%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (0.65%) DHCP
7 2 (0.65%) DNS
7 2 (0.65%) DWDM
7 2 (0.65%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.65%) MPLS
7 2 (0.65%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (6.54%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 11 (3.59%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (3.27%) MS Access
5 9 (2.94%) Data Mining
6 8 (2.61%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.98%) Big Data
9 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.33%) EDRMS
10 1 (0.33%) GIS
10 1 (0.33%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 17 (5.56%) Subversion
2 10 (3.27%) Selenium
3 8 (2.61%) Cucumber
4 6 (1.96%) HP UFT
5 3 (0.98%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.98%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.33%) DbUnit
6 1 (0.33%) JIRA
6 1 (0.33%) JMeter
6 1 (0.33%) JUnit
6 1 (0.33%) Rational Functional Tester
6 1 (0.33%) SilkPerformer
6 1 (0.33%) SilkTest
6 1 (0.33%) Toad
6 1 (0.33%) Zephyr
General
1 95 (31.05%) Finance
2 31 (10.13%) Banking
3 13 (4.25%) Legal
4 10 (3.27%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (2.61%) Retail
6 7 (2.29%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.96%) Front Office
7 6 (1.96%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.63%) Publishing
9 3 (0.98%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.65%) Advertising
10 2 (0.65%) Billing
10 2 (0.65%) Local Government
11 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.33%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.33%) Games
11 1 (0.33%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.33%) International Banking
11 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 85 (27.78%) Analyst
2 43 (14.05%) Project Manager
3 39 (12.75%) Business Analyst
4 26 (8.50%) Developer
5 25 (8.17%) Architect
5 25 (8.17%) Consultant
6 20 (6.54%) Risk Analyst
7 18 (5.88%) Security Advisor
8 17 (5.56%) Security Analyst
9 16 (5.23%) CLAS Security Advisor
9 16 (5.23%) Security Consultant
10 13 (4.25%) Python Developer
11 12 (3.92%) Information Analyst
11 12 (3.92%) Information Security Analyst
11 12 (3.92%) Infrastructure Manager
11 12 (3.92%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 12 (3.92%) Test Engineer
12 11 (3.59%) IT Manager
13 10 (3.27%) Junior
14 8 (2.61%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (5.56%) HTML
2 10 (3.27%) Middleware
3 8 (2.61%) .NET
4 5 (1.63%) WPF
5 4 (1.31%) ASP.NET
5 4 (1.31%) Web Services
6 3 (0.98%) WCF
7 2 (0.65%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.33%) EDI
8 1 (0.33%) EDIFACT
8 1 (0.33%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 46 (15.03%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (8.17%) Management Information System
3 17 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 15 (4.90%) CESG
5 9 (2.94%) CESG CLAS
5 9 (2.94%) Market Risk
6 8 (2.61%) Data Protection Act
7 7 (2.29%) Mathematics
7 7 (2.29%) PMI
7 7 (2.29%) Video on Demand
8 6 (1.96%) Credit Risk
8 6 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.63%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.31%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (1.31%) SCADA
11 3 (0.98%) FMCG
12 2 (0.65%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.65%) Derivative
12 2 (0.65%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 31 (10.13%) Windows
2 24 (7.84%) Linux
3 9 (2.94%) Unix
3 9 (2.94%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.29%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.31%) VME
6 4 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.98%) AIX
7 3 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.65%) Solaris
8 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.33%) Android
9 1 (0.33%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (0.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (23.20%) Risk Management
2 66 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (21.57%) Project Management
3 56 (18.30%) Information Security
4 46 (15.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 33 (10.78%) PRINCE2
6 32 (10.46%) ITIL
7 31 (10.13%) Validation
8 30 (9.80%) Change Management
8 30 (9.80%) Data Modelling
9 25 (8.17%) Mentoring
9 25 (8.17%) Requirements Analysis
10 24 (7.84%) Analytics
11 23 (7.52%) Test Scripting
11 23 (7.52%) Test Strategy
12 22 (7.19%) Coaching
12 22 (7.19%) Migration
12 22 (7.19%) Root Cause Analysis
12 22 (7.19%) Software Testing
12 22 (7.19%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 45 (14.71%) SQL
2 27 (8.82%) Python
3 12 (3.92%) C#
4 9 (2.94%) C
4 9 (2.94%) VBA
5 4 (1.31%) C++
5 4 (1.31%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.31%) MATLAB
5 4 (1.31%) Perl
5 4 (1.31%) PowerShell
5 4 (1.31%) Ruby
6 3 (0.98%) R
6 3 (0.98%) VB
6 3 (0.98%) VC++
7 2 (0.65%) COBOL
7 2 (0.65%) Java
8 1 (0.33%) PHP
8 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 59 (19.28%) Security Cleared
2 32 (10.46%) SC Cleared
3 29 (9.48%) Degree
4 28 (9.15%) CISSP
5 22 (7.19%) CLAS
6 17 (5.56%) CISM
6 17 (5.56%) PMI Certification
7 12 (3.92%) DV Cleared
8 11 (3.59%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (3.27%) BPSS Clearance
9 10 (3.27%) CCNP
9 10 (3.27%) PMP
10 9 (2.94%) ISSAP
11 8 (2.61%) CRISC
11 8 (2.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (2.29%) CESG Certified Professional
12 7 (2.29%) CISA
12 7 (2.29%) GIAC
13 5 (1.63%) IISP
14 4 (1.31%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (12.42%) QA
2 25 (8.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (5.56%) SLA
4 12 (3.92%) COBIT
5 11 (3.59%) PCI DSS
6 10 (3.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (1.96%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 5 (1.63%) GxP
8 5 (1.63%) RMADS
9 4 (1.31%) JSP 440
10 3 (0.98%) Disclosure Scotland
11 2 (0.65%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 1 (0.33%) COSO
12 1 (0.33%) Def Stans
12 1 (0.33%) ISO 8583
12 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.33%) ISO27005
12 1 (0.33%) PMBOK
12 1 (0.33%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 13 (4.25%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.96%) vSphere
4 5 (1.63%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.63%) XenApp
5 2 (0.65%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (0.65%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.65%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.65%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.33%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.33%) vCloud
6 1 (0.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (1.31%) Puppet
1 4 (1.31%) RSA Archer
2 3 (0.98%) SCCM
2 3 (0.98%) SCOM
2 3 (0.98%) SCVMM
2 3 (0.98%) Windows Intune
3 2 (0.65%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.65%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (0.65%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (0.65%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (0.65%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.65%) WSUS
4 1 (0.33%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.33%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.33%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.33%) Foglight
4 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 36 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 27 (8.82%) Oracle
3 14 (4.58%) Cisco
4 12 (3.92%) SAP
5 11 (3.59%) HP
6 10 (3.27%) VMware
7 6 (1.96%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.63%) Citrix
9 4 (1.31%) IBM
9 4 (1.31%) Juniper
9 4 (1.31%) Symantec
10 3 (0.98%) CA
10 3 (0.98%) F5
10 3 (0.98%) ICL
10 3 (0.98%) Lotus
10 3 (0.98%) NetApp
10 3 (0.98%) RightScale
10 3 (0.98%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.98%) Sybase
11 2 (0.65%) LogRhythm
Edinburgh
Sainsbury's Bank
Rate: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £298.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Candidate Source
Rate: £350 - £500 per day according to experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Thames Valley)
Rate: From £45,671 to £60,774 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
aap3
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + 12 month term
Posted: 21 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago