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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Analysis
Rank 516 502 474
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -28
Contract jobs citing Risk Analysis 131 131 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.23% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.29% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 75 101
Median daily rate £400 £450 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £288 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +128.57%

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
44155 44688 42248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.30% 79.64% 78.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29326 28799 26498
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 £295 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1051 1198 1222
Median hourly rate £28.00 £28.69 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.40% +4.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.36 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 30 June 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
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 30 June 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
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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 +3 116 £400 -9.85% 21
London +7 43 £470 -1.05% 6
North East -41 20 £305 -3.17%
Newcastle upon Tyne -41 20 £305 -3.17%
Tyne and Wear -45 20 £305 -3.17%
South West +17 15 £350 -27.08% 3
South East -9 14 £450 +26.21% 5
Scotland -2 12 £300 -33.33%
Bristol +14 11 £350 -27.08%
City of London +54 8 £438 -7.89% 1
West Midlands -18 8 £313 -21.87%
East of England +17 7 £550 +20.54% 3
Edinburgh -3 7 £311 -31.00%
Yorkshire +7 5 £450 +63.63% 1
Berkshire -4 4 £450 - 2
North West -11 4 £213 -39.20% 1
Bedfordshire +7 3 £475 +2.70%
Coventry -4 3 £413 +3.12%
Bedford - 3 £475 -
Cambridgeshire +15 2 £550 +96.42%
Hertfordshire +4 2 - - 2
Dudley -2 2 £85 -
Surrey -4 2 £225 - 2
Cheshire -6 2 £213 -46.87%
Manchester - 2 - -
West Yorkshire - 2 £450 - 1
East Sussex - 2 £500 -
West Sussex - 2 £450 -
Warwickshire - 2 £306 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £600 - 2

Risk Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 87 (32.22%) Finance
2 70 (25.93%) Project Management
3 58 (21.48%) Security Cleared
4 55 (20.37%) Risk Management
5 52 (19.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 48 (17.78%) Information Security
7 41 (15.19%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (13.70%) SC Cleared
9 36 (13.33%) Test Strategy
10 31 (11.48%) Validation
11 30 (11.11%) Test Automation
11 30 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
12 28 (10.37%) Data Modelling
12 28 (10.37%) Test Scripting
13 27 (10.00%) Degree
13 27 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 27 (10.00%) Change Management
14 26 (9.63%) Microsoft
14 26 (9.63%) ITIL
15 25 (9.26%) Knowledge Management
15 25 (9.26%) Banking
16 24 (8.89%) Management Information System
17 23 (8.52%) PRINCE2
17 23 (8.52%) Oracle
17 23 (8.52%) MS Excel
17 23 (8.52%) Automated Testing
17 23 (8.52%) Mentoring
18 22 (8.15%) Analytics
18 22 (8.15%) Business Analysis
18 22 (8.15%) Waterfall

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 (5.93%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.48%) SAS
3 3 (1.11%) IBM Notes
3 3 (1.11%) IIS
4 2 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.74%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.37%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.37%) Confluence
5 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.37%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 23 (8.52%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.70%) MS Project
3 9 (3.33%) MS Office
4 7 (2.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (2.22%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.37%) CATIA
6 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (5.56%) Primavera
2 4 (1.48%) SAP ERP
3 3 (1.11%) SAP GRC
4 2 (0.74%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.74%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.37%) ENOVIA
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.37%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.37%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.96%) Network Security
2 6 (2.22%) Firewall
2 6 (2.22%) Internet
3 5 (1.85%) Unified Communications
4 4 (1.48%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (1.48%) Wireless
5 3 (1.11%) SAN
5 3 (1.11%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.11%) VoIP
6 2 (0.74%) BGP
6 2 (0.74%) LAN
6 2 (0.74%) MPLS
6 2 (0.74%) VPN
6 2 (0.74%) WAN
7 1 (0.37%) DHCP
7 1 (0.37%) DNS
7 1 (0.37%) DWDM
7 1 (0.37%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.37%) HTTP
7 1 (0.37%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.93%) Data Mining
2 14 (5.19%) SQL Server
3 9 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (2.22%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.85%) MS Access
6 3 (1.11%) Big Data
6 3 (1.11%) GIS
6 3 (1.11%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.37%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.37%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.37%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.37%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (2.96%) Selenium
2 7 (2.59%) Cucumber
2 7 (2.59%) HP UFT
3 3 (1.11%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.74%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.74%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.74%) Subversion
5 1 (0.37%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 87 (32.22%) Finance
2 25 (9.26%) Banking
3 12 (4.44%) Legal
4 8 (2.96%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (2.22%) Retail
5 6 (2.22%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.85%) Publishing
7 3 (1.11%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.11%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.74%) Advertising
8 2 (0.74%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.74%) Local Government
8 2 (0.74%) Marketing
9 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.37%) Billing
9 1 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.37%) Games
9 1 (0.37%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.37%) International Banking
9 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (30.74%) Analyst
2 36 (13.33%) Business Analyst
3 32 (11.85%) Project Manager
4 29 (10.74%) Architect
5 20 (7.41%) Consultant
5 20 (7.41%) Risk Analyst
6 15 (5.56%) Security Analyst
7 12 (4.44%) Infrastructure Manager
7 12 (4.44%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 12 (4.44%) Project Planner
7 12 (4.44%) Test Engineer
7 12 (4.44%) Tester
8 11 (4.07%) Security Consultant
9 10 (3.70%) Information Analyst
9 10 (3.70%) Information Security Analyst
9 10 (3.70%) Security Architect
10 9 (3.33%) IT Manager
10 9 (3.33%) Test Manager
11 8 (2.96%) Solutions Architect
12 7 (2.59%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.48%) HTML
1 4 (1.48%) Middleware
2 3 (1.11%) Web Services
3 2 (0.74%) AngularJS
3 2 (0.74%) HTML5
3 2 (0.74%) React
3 2 (0.74%) RequireJS
3 2 (0.74%) Underscore.js
4 1 (0.37%) EDI
4 1 (0.37%) EDIFACT
4 1 (0.37%) JSON
4 1 (0.37%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (8.89%) Management Information System
3 16 (5.93%) Data Centre
4 13 (4.81%) CESG
5 11 (4.07%) Virtual Team
6 9 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
7 8 (2.96%) CESG CLAS
8 7 (2.59%) Video on Demand
9 6 (2.22%) Credit Risk
9 6 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (2.22%) Market Risk
10 5 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (1.48%) FMCG
11 4 (1.48%) PMI
11 4 (1.48%) SCADA
12 3 (1.11%) Mathematics
12 3 (1.11%) Mobile App
12 3 (1.11%) Performance Metrics
12 3 (1.11%) User Experience
13 2 (0.74%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.04%) Linux
1 19 (7.04%) Windows
2 8 (2.96%) Unix
3 6 (2.22%) Windows 7
3 6 (2.22%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.48%) VME
5 2 (0.74%) AIX
5 2 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.37%) Android
6 1 (0.37%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (0.37%) Solaris
6 1 (0.37%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (25.93%) Project Management
2 55 (20.37%) Risk Management
3 52 (19.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 48 (17.78%) Information Security
5 41 (15.19%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (13.33%) Test Strategy
7 31 (11.48%) Validation
8 30 (11.11%) Test Automation
9 28 (10.37%) Data Modelling
9 28 (10.37%) Test Scripting
10 27 (10.00%) Change Management
11 26 (9.63%) ITIL
12 25 (9.26%) Knowledge Management
13 23 (8.52%) Automated Testing
13 23 (8.52%) Mentoring
13 23 (8.52%) PRINCE2
14 22 (8.15%) Analytics
14 22 (8.15%) Business Analysis
14 22 (8.15%) Waterfall
15 20 (7.41%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 22 (8.15%) SQL
2 12 (4.44%) C
2 12 (4.44%) Python
3 4 (1.48%) Perl
3 4 (1.48%) VBA
4 3 (1.11%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.11%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.74%) C#
5 2 (0.74%) COBOL
5 2 (0.74%) Java
5 2 (0.74%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.37%) C++
6 1 (0.37%) PHP
6 1 (0.37%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.37%) R
6 1 (0.37%) Ruby
6 1 (0.37%) SAS Macro
6 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 58 (21.48%) Security Cleared
2 37 (13.70%) SC Cleared
3 27 (10.00%) Degree
4 21 (7.78%) CISSP
5 13 (4.81%) BPSS Clearance
6 11 (4.07%) DV Cleared
6 11 (4.07%) PMI Certification
7 10 (3.70%) CISM
8 9 (3.33%) ISSAP
9 8 (2.96%) CLAS
9 8 (2.96%) CRISC
9 8 (2.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (2.59%) PMP
11 6 (2.22%) CCNP
11 6 (2.22%) CESG Certified Professional
11 6 (2.22%) GIAC
12 5 (1.85%) CGEIT
13 4 (1.48%) GCIA
13 4 (1.48%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (7.78%) QA
3 16 (5.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 12 (4.44%) COBIT
5 10 (3.70%) PCI DSS
5 10 (3.70%) SLA
6 8 (2.96%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 5 (1.85%) JSP 440
7 5 (1.85%) RMADS
8 3 (1.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 3 (1.11%) GxP
9 2 (0.74%) Disclosure Scotland
9 2 (0.74%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.74%) ISO22301
10 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.37%) GPG13
10 1 (0.37%) ISO27002
10 1 (0.37%) ISO27005
System Software
1 7 (2.59%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.48%) XenApp
3 3 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.74%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.74%) vSphere
5 1 (0.37%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.37%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.37%) Snort
5 1 (0.37%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.37%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.37%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (1.85%) RSA Archer
2 1 (0.37%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.37%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (0.37%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.37%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (0.37%) Puppet
2 1 (0.37%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (0.37%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (9.63%) Microsoft
2 23 (8.52%) Oracle
3 15 (5.56%) HP
4 13 (4.81%) SAP
5 9 (3.33%) Cisco
6 6 (2.22%) VMware
7 4 (1.48%) Citrix
8 3 (1.11%) F5
8 3 (1.11%) IBM
8 3 (1.11%) ICL
8 3 (1.11%) Lotus
8 3 (1.11%) ServiceNow
8 3 (1.11%) Symantec
9 2 (0.74%) Apple
9 2 (0.74%) CA
9 2 (0.74%) Google
9 2 (0.74%) LogRhythm
9 2 (0.74%) NetApp
9 2 (0.74%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.74%) Sybase
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £340 - £360 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Thames Valley)
Rate: From £45,671 to £60,774 per annum or more for exceptional candidates
Posted: 7 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Hursley)
Rate: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago