The first table below looks at the demand for the Risk Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Analyst
Rank 472 423 372
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -51
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 121 147 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.29% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.31% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 104 177
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£500 £425 £530
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -19.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £225 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £303 £400
% change year-on-year
+23.96% -24.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £39.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £15.00
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50509 47198 53521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.39% 92.49% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30674 27610 29823
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1993 2137 2716
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -6.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Risk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Risk Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Risk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Risk Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Risk Analyst within the UK.

Risk Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Risk Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Risk Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Risk Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Risk Analyst within the UK.

Risk Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Risk Analyst
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 Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 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 -43 118 £500 +12.67% 33
London -18 86 £505 +1.05% 21
City of London -1 24 £481 +8.45% 6
North West +8 18 £500 +53.84% 3
Manchester +8 14 £500 +17.64% 1
South East -8 8 £320 +20.75% 4
Hampshire - 6 £268 -
Scotland -29 3 £363 +45.00%
Edinburgh - 3 £363 -
West Yorkshire +6 2 £400 - 3
Yorkshire +6 2 £400 - 3
West Midlands - 2 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Bracknell - - - -
Bristol - - - - 1
Cardiff - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1
Potters Bar - - - -
Redhill - - - - 1
Sheffield - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Watford - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - - 1
Essex - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -

Risk Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Risk Analyst in their job title 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 with Risk Analyst in their job title.

1 118 (50.43%) Finance
2 110 (47.01%) Banking
3 93 (39.74%) Risk Management
4 79 (33.76%) Credit Risk
5 67 (28.63%) Investment Banking
6 51 (21.79%) Degree
7 46 (19.66%) Market Risk
8 42 (17.95%) SQL
9 39 (16.67%) Data Modelling
10 38 (16.24%) Business Analysis
11 33 (14.10%) User Acceptance Testing
12 31 (13.25%) Information Security
13 28 (11.97%) Front Office
14 27 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
15 23 (9.83%) Legal
16 22 (9.40%) UML
17 21 (8.97%) Change Control
18 20 (8.55%) Stress Testing
19 19 (8.12%) Systems Analysis
19 19 (8.12%) CISSP
20 18 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
20 18 (7.69%) BPR
20 18 (7.69%) Document Management
20 18 (7.69%) Release Management
21 16 (6.84%) Data Analysis
22 15 (6.41%) MS PowerPoint
22 15 (6.41%) Derivative
23 14 (5.98%) Risk Analysis
23 14 (5.98%) CISM
23 14 (5.98%) SAS

Risk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Risk Analyst in their job title 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 with Risk Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (5.98%) SAS
2 7 (2.99%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (6.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 12 (5.13%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.99%) MS Office
4 4 (1.71%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.43%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Summit
1 1 (0.43%) Adaptiv
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.43%) SAN
1 1 (0.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.71%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.71%) MS Access
4 3 (1.28%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.43%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (0.43%) Big Data
6 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.43%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (0.43%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (0.85%) JIRA
General
1 118 (50.43%) Finance
2 110 (47.01%) Banking
3 67 (28.63%) Investment Banking
4 28 (11.97%) Front Office
5 23 (9.83%) Legal
6 12 (5.13%) Back Office
7 9 (3.85%) Advertising
8 8 (3.42%) Retail
9 4 (1.71%) French Language
10 2 (0.85%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.85%) Wholesale Banking
10 2 (0.85%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.43%) Marketing
11 1 (0.43%) Military
11 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.43%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.14%) XML
2 2 (0.85%) XSLT
2 2 (0.85%) .NET
2 2 (0.85%) FpML
3 1 (0.43%) MDX
3 1 (0.43%) Velocity
3 1 (0.43%) WCF
3 1 (0.43%) WPF
3 1 (0.43%) WF
3 1 (0.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 79 (33.76%) Credit Risk
2 46 (19.66%) Market Risk
3 15 (6.41%) Derivative
4 10 (4.27%) Fixed Income
5 9 (3.85%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.42%) Mainframe
6 8 (3.42%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (2.56%) Mathematics
8 5 (2.14%) Physics
8 5 (2.14%) Chemistry
8 5 (2.14%) Equities
9 4 (1.71%) Economics
9 4 (1.71%) Equity Derivative
10 3 (1.28%) Credit Derivative
11 2 (0.85%) NHS
11 2 (0.85%) Energy Derivatives
11 2 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.85%) SWIFT
12 1 (0.43%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.56%) Windows
2 12 (5.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (39.74%) Risk Management
2 39 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 38 (16.24%) Business Analysis
4 33 (14.10%) User Acceptance Testing
5 31 (13.25%) Information Security
6 27 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (9.40%) UML
8 21 (8.97%) Change Control
9 20 (8.55%) Stress Testing
10 19 (8.12%) Systems Analysis
11 18 (7.69%) Release Management
11 18 (7.69%) BPR
11 18 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
11 18 (7.69%) Document Management
12 16 (6.84%) Data Analysis
13 14 (5.98%) Risk Analysis
14 12 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (5.13%) Workflow
14 12 (5.13%) Project Management
15 11 (4.70%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 42 (17.95%) SQL
2 7 (2.99%) Python
3 6 (2.56%) VBA
3 6 (2.56%) C++
4 5 (2.14%) Java
4 5 (2.14%) C
5 2 (0.85%) C#
5 2 (0.85%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 51 (21.79%) Degree
2 19 (8.12%) CISSP
3 14 (5.98%) CISM
4 11 (4.70%) CISA
5 7 (2.99%) CRISC
6 6 (2.56%) GIAC
7 1 (0.43%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.43%) ISEB
7 1 (0.43%) CCA
7 1 (0.43%) NVQ Level 4
7 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.43%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.43%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.56%) COBIT
2 11 (4.70%) QA
2 11 (4.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (4.27%) Basel III
4 7 (2.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (2.99%) Basel II
5 5 (2.14%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (1.28%) EMIR
6 3 (1.28%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.85%) CRD IV
7 2 (0.85%) SLA
7 2 (0.85%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.43%) GCP
8 1 (0.43%) GMP
8 1 (0.43%) FATCA
8 1 (0.43%) MiFID
8 1 (0.43%) COREP
System Software
1 1 (0.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.43%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (2.14%) Sybase
2 4 (1.71%) Oracle
3 3 (1.28%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.28%) Business Objects
4 2 (0.85%) SAP
4 2 (0.85%) Murex
4 2 (0.85%) SunGard
5 1 (0.43%) Citrix
5 1 (0.43%) Informatica
5 1 (0.43%) OpenLink
5 1 (0.43%) Primavera
5 1 (0.43%) Teradata
5 1 (0.43%) Sophis
5 1 (0.43%) Brady
5 1 (0.43%) TSYS
5 1 (0.43%) Calypso
5 1 (0.43%) Cognos
5 1 (0.43%) IBM
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £550 - £600 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £300 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
MBA Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Churchill Frank
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 days ago