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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Analysis
Rank 491 437 413
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -24
Contract jobs citing Risk Analysis 117 134 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.26% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.35% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 83 76
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£413 £400 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £525 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £30.25 £34.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.31% +25.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £34.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+44.92% +25.45%

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
41214 38103 35480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.51% 73.72% 71.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 26955 23499 20863
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1115 1172 1452
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.90 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 18 December 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
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 18 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 18 December 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 -41 102 £400 - 25
London +13 54 £433 +8.12% 15
South East -24 29 £375 -10.71% 3
Scotland -5 13 £500 +53.84% 1
Edinburgh +4 11 £500 -
Berkshire +5 9 £363 -18.76% 2
City of London -1 9 £375 -6.25% 3
North West -15 6 £225 -35.71% 2
Hampshire -15 6 £358 -4.51%
South West -37 5 £361 -24.93% 2
Slough - 5 £375 - 1
Reading +18 4 £350 - 1
East of England -8 3 £469 - 1
East Midlands +9 2 £510 -
Cheshire 0 2 - -
Hertfordshire -2 2 £525 - 1
Surrey -8 2 £349 +5.68%
Manchester -11 2 £313 +4.16% 1
West Midlands -4 1 £525 +28.04% 2
Portsmouth -6 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £413 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £475 -
South Wales - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
North East - - - -
Wales - - - -
Warwickshire - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Wiltshire - - - - 1

Risk Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 76 (30.28%) Finance
2 61 (24.30%) Risk Management
3 58 (23.11%) Information Security
4 48 (19.12%) Project Management
5 39 (15.54%) SQL
6 37 (14.74%) Degree
7 35 (13.94%) Windows
8 34 (13.55%) Microsoft
9 32 (12.75%) PRINCE2
9 32 (12.75%) MS Excel
9 32 (12.75%) Oracle
10 31 (12.35%) Stakeholder Management
10 31 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
11 29 (11.55%) Agile Software Development
11 29 (11.55%) Security Cleared
12 27 (10.76%) Risk Assessment
12 27 (10.76%) C#
13 26 (10.36%) Banking
14 24 (9.56%) PCI DSS
14 24 (9.56%) MS Project
15 23 (9.16%) C++
15 23 (9.16%) .NET
15 23 (9.16%) Management Information System
15 23 (9.16%) COBIT
15 23 (9.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 23 (9.16%) Derivative
16 22 (8.76%) ITIL
16 22 (8.76%) CISSP
17 21 (8.37%) SC Cleared
18 20 (7.97%) Security Architecture

Risk Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 7 (2.79%) SharePoint
1 7 (2.79%) SAS
2 4 (1.59%) Node.js
3 3 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.80%) IIS
4 2 (0.80%) CMS
4 2 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.40%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.40%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.40%) CICS
Applications
1 32 (12.75%) MS Excel
2 24 (9.56%) MS Project
3 14 (5.58%) Spreadsheet
4 11 (4.38%) MS Office
5 6 (2.39%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (1.59%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.40%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.80%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.80%) Academy Housing
2 2 (0.80%) arcHouse
3 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.40%) assyst
3 1 (0.40%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.80%) SaaS
2 1 (0.40%) IaaS
2 1 (0.40%) PaaS
2 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.37%) Firewall
2 8 (3.19%) WAN
2 8 (3.19%) Network Security
3 4 (1.59%) SAN
4 3 (1.20%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (1.20%) SMS
5 2 (0.80%) SS7
5 2 (0.80%) ISUP
5 2 (0.80%) 3G
5 2 (0.80%) LAN
5 2 (0.80%) DNS
6 1 (0.40%) SIGTRAN
6 1 (0.40%) GGSN
6 1 (0.40%) SGSN
6 1 (0.40%) MSRP
6 1 (0.40%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.40%) 4G
6 1 (0.40%) LTE
6 1 (0.40%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.37%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (2.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (2.39%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.59%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.20%) Big Data
7 3 (1.20%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.20%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.80%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.80%) HBase
8 2 (0.80%) Redis
8 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.40%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (0.80%) JUnit
1 2 (0.80%) Cucumber
1 2 (0.80%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (0.80%) JIRA
1 2 (0.80%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.40%) NUnit
2 1 (0.40%) Selenium
2 1 (0.40%) WebDriver
2 1 (0.40%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 76 (30.28%) Finance
2 26 (10.36%) Banking
3 16 (6.37%) Legal
4 12 (4.78%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.59%) Retail
5 9 (3.59%) Investment Banking
6 8 (3.19%) Law
7 5 (1.99%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.59%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.59%) Advertising
8 4 (1.59%) Marketing
9 3 (1.20%) Billing
9 3 (1.20%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.20%) Electronics
10 2 (0.80%) Military
10 2 (0.80%) Front Office
10 2 (0.80%) Back Office
10 2 (0.80%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.40%) Local Government
11 1 (0.40%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (24.70%) Analyst
2 35 (13.94%) Consultant
3 34 (13.55%) Developer
4 26 (10.36%) Project Manager
5 22 (8.76%) Security Consultant
6 21 (8.37%) Security Analyst
7 18 (7.17%) Risk Analyst
8 14 (5.58%) Architect
9 13 (5.18%) Information Manager
10 11 (4.38%) Technical Developer
10 11 (4.38%) Technical Leader
10 11 (4.38%) Lead Developer
11 10 (3.98%) Business Analyst
11 10 (3.98%) Solutions Architect
11 10 (3.98%) Security Manager
11 10 (3.98%) Information Security Consultant
12 9 (3.59%) Information Security Manager
13 8 (3.19%) C# Developer
14 7 (2.79%) Credit Analyst
14 7 (2.79%) Credit Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (9.16%) .NET
2 19 (7.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 19 (7.57%) STL
3 14 (5.58%) XML
4 6 (2.39%) WPF
5 5 (1.99%) Web Services
6 3 (1.20%) SAP PI
7 2 (0.80%) OLE
7 2 (0.80%) Middleware
7 2 (0.80%) SOAP
7 2 (0.80%) HTML
7 2 (0.80%) HTML5
7 2 (0.80%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.80%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (0.80%) Apache Camel
7 2 (0.80%) Kafka
8 1 (0.40%) Caliburn.Micro
8 1 (0.40%) MDX
8 1 (0.40%) ArcObjects
8 1 (0.40%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (9.16%) Management Information System
2 23 (9.16%) Derivative
3 19 (7.57%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 19 (7.57%) Grid Computing
4 14 (5.58%) Fixed Income
5 11 (4.38%) CESG
6 9 (3.59%) Credit Risk
7 7 (2.79%) Market Risk
7 7 (2.79%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (2.39%) Mobile App
8 6 (2.39%) PMI
8 6 (2.39%) Informatics
8 6 (2.39%) Data Protection Act
8 6 (2.39%) PKI
9 5 (1.99%) RMADS
10 4 (1.59%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.59%) Statistics
10 4 (1.59%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 35 (13.94%) Windows
2 12 (4.78%) UNIX
2 12 (4.78%) Windows 7
3 5 (1.99%) Linux
4 3 (1.20%) Android
5 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.80%) AIX
5 2 (0.80%) HPUX
5 2 (0.80%) Solaris
5 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (24.30%) Risk Management
2 58 (23.11%) Information Security
3 48 (19.12%) Project Management
4 32 (12.75%) PRINCE2
5 31 (12.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 29 (11.55%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (10.76%) Risk Assessment
8 22 (8.76%) ITIL
9 20 (7.97%) Security Architecture
10 19 (7.57%) Data Protection
10 19 (7.57%) Project Planning
11 17 (6.77%) Analytics
12 10 (3.98%) Change Management
12 10 (3.98%) Data Security
12 10 (3.98%) Migration
12 10 (3.98%) Business Analysis
13 9 (3.59%) Data Analysis
13 9 (3.59%) Information Assurance
13 9 (3.59%) Test Scripting
14 8 (3.19%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (15.54%) SQL
2 27 (10.76%) C#
3 23 (9.16%) C++
4 15 (5.98%) Python
5 9 (3.59%) C
6 5 (1.99%) LINC
6 5 (1.99%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.59%) VBA
7 4 (1.59%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.59%) VBScript
8 3 (1.20%) VB
8 3 (1.20%) Java
9 2 (0.80%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.40%) Ruby
10 1 (0.40%) VB6
10 1 (0.40%) MapBasic
10 1 (0.40%) COBOL
10 1 (0.40%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.40%) Perl
10 1 (0.40%) PHP
Qualifications
1 37 (14.74%) Degree
2 29 (11.55%) Security Cleared
3 22 (8.76%) CISSP
4 21 (8.37%) SC Cleared
5 14 (5.58%) PMI Certification
6 13 (5.18%) CISM
7 11 (4.38%) PMP
7 11 (4.38%) ISEB
8 9 (3.59%) CRISC
8 9 (3.59%) CISA
9 7 (2.79%) GIAC
10 5 (1.99%) ISTQB
10 5 (1.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (1.20%) ISEB Practitioner
11 3 (1.20%) CIMA
11 3 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.20%) ACCA
12 2 (0.80%) CCNA
12 2 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.80%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.56%) PCI DSS
2 23 (9.16%) COBIT
2 23 (9.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (3.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (3.59%) QA
5 6 (2.39%) Solvency II
6 5 (1.99%) Data Quality
7 4 (1.59%) SLA
8 3 (1.20%) JSP 440
9 2 (0.80%) GxP
10 1 (0.40%) COREP
10 1 (0.40%) Basel III
10 1 (0.40%) HMG Infosec
10 1 (0.40%) BS7799
System Software
1 3 (1.20%) Hyper-V
1 3 (1.20%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.80%) HDFS
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.40%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (1.99%) SCCM
2 3 (1.20%) SCOM
3 2 (0.80%) Puppet
3 2 (0.80%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 2 (0.80%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.40%) Nessus
4 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 34 (13.55%) Microsoft
2 32 (12.75%) Oracle
3 10 (3.98%) HP
4 7 (2.79%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (2.39%) SAP
6 5 (1.99%) Cisco
7 4 (1.59%) Primavera
8 3 (1.20%) Nintex
8 3 (1.20%) Qualys
8 3 (1.20%) Metastorm
9 2 (0.80%) Ericsson
9 2 (0.80%) Sybase
9 2 (0.80%) VMware
9 2 (0.80%) Anite
9 2 (0.80%) DataSynapse
9 2 (0.80%) Northgate
9 2 (0.80%) Civica
9 2 (0.80%) Comino
9 2 (0.80%) Capita
9 2 (0.80%) Orchard
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