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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Analyst
Rank 472 428 365
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -63
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 118 146 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.29% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.31% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 105 173
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£500 £425 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £225 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £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
50446 47302 53477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.33% 92.50% 92.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 30538 27736 29864
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1983 2115 2716
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
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 £41.00
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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -23 115 £500 +9.58% 41
London -18 84 £501 +0.10% 21
City of London +7 22 £463 +2.77% 8
North West +2 18 £500 +53.84% 7
Manchester +11 14 £500 +17.64% 1
South East -7 7 £294 +10.84% 5
Hampshire - 5 £265 - 1
Edinburgh -18 3 £338 -
Scotland -29 3 £338 +35.00%
West Yorkshire -1 2 £400 - 5
Yorkshire -2 2 £400 - 5
West Midlands - 2 - - 1
Birmingham - 1 - -
Bracknell - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Gloucester - - - -
Leeds - - - - 2
Hertfordshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1
Potters Bar - - - -
Redhill - - - - 1
Sheffield - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Southampton - - - -
St Albans - - - -
Swindon - - - - 1
Watford - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - - 1

Risk Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 114 (50.00%) Finance
2 106 (46.49%) Banking
3 87 (38.16%) Risk Management
4 76 (33.33%) Credit Risk
5 65 (28.51%) Investment Banking
6 50 (21.93%) Degree
7 47 (20.61%) Market Risk
8 45 (19.74%) SQL
9 39 (17.11%) Business Analysis
10 38 (16.67%) Data Modelling
11 31 (13.60%) User Acceptance Testing
12 28 (12.28%) Front Office
12 28 (12.28%) Information Security
13 24 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
14 21 (9.21%) Stress Testing
15 20 (8.77%) Legal
15 20 (8.77%) UML
16 19 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
16 19 (8.33%) Change Control
17 17 (7.46%) Systems Analysis
18 16 (7.02%) Document Management
18 16 (7.02%) Data Analysis
18 16 (7.02%) Release Management
18 16 (7.02%) BPR
19 15 (6.58%) CISSP
19 15 (6.58%) MS PowerPoint
19 15 (6.58%) Derivative
20 14 (6.14%) COBIT
20 14 (6.14%) Risk Analysis
20 14 (6.14%) SAS

Risk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (6.14%) SAS
2 7 (3.07%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (6.58%) MS PowerPoint
2 12 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 8 (3.51%) MS Office
4 4 (1.75%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.44%) LaTeX
5 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Adaptiv
1 1 (0.44%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.44%) SAN
1 1 (0.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.75%) MS Access
3 4 (1.75%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.32%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.44%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.44%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.44%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.44%) Big Data
6 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.44%) OLAP
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (0.88%) JIRA
General
1 114 (50.00%) Finance
2 106 (46.49%) Banking
3 65 (28.51%) Investment Banking
4 28 (12.28%) Front Office
5 20 (8.77%) Legal
6 12 (5.26%) Back Office
7 8 (3.51%) Retail
8 6 (2.63%) Advertising
9 4 (1.75%) French Language
10 2 (0.88%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.88%) Wholesale Banking
10 2 (0.88%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.44%) Marketing
11 1 (0.44%) Law
11 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.44%) Military
11 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.19%) XML
2 2 (0.88%) XSLT
2 2 (0.88%) FpML
3 1 (0.44%) Velocity
3 1 (0.44%) WCF
3 1 (0.44%) WF
3 1 (0.44%) MDX
3 1 (0.44%) Middleware
3 1 (0.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 76 (33.33%) Credit Risk
2 47 (20.61%) Market Risk
3 15 (6.58%) Derivative
4 10 (4.39%) Fixed Income
5 8 (3.51%) Mainframe
5 8 (3.51%) Computer Science
6 7 (3.07%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.63%) Equities
7 6 (2.63%) Mathematics
8 5 (2.19%) Physics
8 5 (2.19%) Chemistry
8 5 (2.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.75%) Credit Derivative
9 4 (1.75%) Economics
9 4 (1.75%) Equity Derivative
10 3 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.88%) NHS
11 2 (0.88%) Energy Derivatives
11 2 (0.88%) SWIFT
12 1 (0.44%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.70%) Windows
2 12 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (38.16%) Risk Management
2 39 (17.11%) Business Analysis
3 38 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 31 (13.60%) User Acceptance Testing
5 28 (12.28%) Information Security
6 24 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (9.21%) Stress Testing
8 20 (8.77%) UML
9 19 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
9 19 (8.33%) Change Control
10 17 (7.46%) Systems Analysis
11 16 (7.02%) Document Management
11 16 (7.02%) Data Analysis
11 16 (7.02%) Release Management
11 16 (7.02%) BPR
12 14 (6.14%) Risk Analysis
13 13 (5.70%) Project Management
14 12 (5.26%) Workflow
14 12 (5.26%) ITIL
15 11 (4.82%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 45 (19.74%) SQL
2 7 (3.07%) Python
2 7 (3.07%) VBA
3 6 (2.63%) C
3 6 (2.63%) C++
4 5 (2.19%) Java
5 2 (0.88%) C#
5 2 (0.88%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 50 (21.93%) Degree
2 15 (6.58%) CISSP
3 10 (4.39%) CISM
4 8 (3.51%) CRISC
5 7 (3.07%) GIAC
6 6 (2.63%) CISA
7 1 (0.44%) NVQ Level 4
7 1 (0.44%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.44%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.44%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.44%) IIBA
7 1 (0.44%) ISEB
7 1 (0.44%) CCA
7 1 (0.44%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.14%) COBIT
2 12 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (4.82%) QA
3 11 (4.82%) Basel III
4 7 (3.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (3.07%) Basel II
5 5 (2.19%) Dodd-Frank
6 4 (1.75%) PCI DSS
7 3 (1.32%) EMIR
8 2 (0.88%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.88%) SLA
8 2 (0.88%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.44%) COREP
9 1 (0.44%) FATCA
9 1 (0.44%) MiFID
9 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.44%) GCP
9 1 (0.44%) GMP
System Software
1 1 (0.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (2.19%) Sybase
1 5 (2.19%) Oracle
2 4 (1.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.32%) Business Objects
4 2 (0.88%) SAP
4 2 (0.88%) Murex
4 2 (0.88%) SunGard
5 1 (0.44%) TSYS
5 1 (0.44%) Brady
5 1 (0.44%) Sophis
5 1 (0.44%) Teradata
5 1 (0.44%) Primavera
5 1 (0.44%) Informatica
5 1 (0.44%) OpenLink
5 1 (0.44%) Citrix
5 1 (0.44%) Calypso
5 1 (0.44%) IBM
5 1 (0.44%) Cognos
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