The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Analyst
Rank 480 399 392
Rank change year-on-year
-81 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 115 180 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.34% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.36% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 131 159
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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 £343 £225 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £320 £400
% change year-on-year
+17.18% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £15.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52042 49402 53772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.34% 92.67% 92.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 31512 29330 30174
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2002 2126 2663
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.41
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 22 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 22 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 -79 111 £500 +11.11% 55
London -31 83 £550 +10.00% 28
City of London +2 21 £488 +2.63% 16
North West -3 16 £500 +53.84% 7
Manchester +4 13 £500 +233.33% 3
South East 0 6 £268 +42.66% 5
Hampshire - 5 £265 - 1
Yorkshire +5 4 £350 -33.33% 7
Scotland -20 4 £338 +22.72% 3
Edinburgh -16 3 £338 - 2
West Yorkshire +10 2 £400 -23.80% 5
South Yorkshire - 2 £350 -
Sheffield - 2 £350 -
West Midlands - 1 - - 2
Wiltshire - - - - 1
Canary Wharf - - - -
Paddington - - - -
East of England - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - -
Kent - - - - 1
South Wales - - - - 1
South West - - - - 4
Wales - - - - 1
Solihull - - - -
Southampton - - - -
St Albans - - - -
Swindon - - - - 1
Tunbridge Wells - - - - 1
Watford - - - -

Risk Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 110 (47.01%) Finance
2 108 (46.15%) Banking
3 92 (39.32%) Risk Management
4 80 (34.19%) Credit Risk
5 68 (29.06%) Investment Banking
6 54 (23.08%) Market Risk
7 50 (21.37%) Degree
7 50 (21.37%) SQL
8 40 (17.09%) Business Analysis
9 39 (16.67%) Data Modelling
10 32 (13.68%) Front Office
11 28 (11.97%) User Acceptance Testing
12 27 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
13 26 (11.11%) Information Security
13 26 (11.11%) Stress Testing
14 20 (8.55%) Derivative
15 19 (8.12%) Risk Assessment
16 17 (7.26%) Legal
16 17 (7.26%) UML
17 16 (6.84%) Risk Analysis
17 16 (6.84%) Data Analysis
17 16 (6.84%) CISSP
18 15 (6.41%) MS PowerPoint
18 15 (6.41%) Change Control
19 14 (5.98%) COBIT
19 14 (5.98%) Project Management
20 13 (5.56%) SAS
20 13 (5.56%) Windows
20 13 (5.56%) Back Office
20 13 (5.56%) Systems Analysis

Risk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 13 (5.56%) SAS
2 7 (2.99%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (6.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 12 (5.13%) MS Excel
3 10 (4.27%) MS Office
4 3 (1.28%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.43%) LaTeX
5 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Adaptiv
1 1 (0.43%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.85%) Firewall
2 1 (0.43%) Internet
2 1 (0.43%) SAN
2 1 (0.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.71%) MS Access
2 4 (1.71%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.28%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (0.85%) Big Data
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.43%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (0.43%) Base SAS
5 1 (0.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (0.43%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.43%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (0.85%) JIRA
General
1 110 (47.01%) Finance
2 108 (46.15%) Banking
3 68 (29.06%) Investment Banking
4 32 (13.68%) Front Office
5 17 (7.26%) Legal
6 13 (5.56%) Back Office
7 9 (3.85%) Retail
8 6 (2.56%) Advertising
9 4 (1.71%) French Language
10 3 (1.28%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.85%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.85%) Wholesale Banking
12 1 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.43%) Marketing
12 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.43%) Military
12 1 (0.43%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.14%) XML
2 2 (0.85%) FpML
2 2 (0.85%) XSLT
3 1 (0.43%) Velocity
3 1 (0.43%) WCF
3 1 (0.43%) WF
3 1 (0.43%) MDX
3 1 (0.43%) .NET
3 1 (0.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 80 (34.19%) Credit Risk
2 54 (23.08%) Market Risk
3 20 (8.55%) Derivative
4 11 (4.70%) Fixed Income
5 9 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.85%) Mainframe
6 8 (3.42%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 8 (3.42%) Credit Derivative
7 7 (2.99%) Equities
8 6 (2.56%) Mathematics
9 5 (2.14%) Physics
9 5 (2.14%) Chemistry
9 5 (2.14%) Economics
10 3 (1.28%) Equity Derivative
10 3 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.85%) NHS
11 2 (0.85%) Energy Derivatives
11 2 (0.85%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.85%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.56%) Windows
2 12 (5.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (39.32%) Risk Management
2 40 (17.09%) Business Analysis
3 39 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 28 (11.97%) User Acceptance Testing
5 27 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (11.11%) Information Security
6 26 (11.11%) Stress Testing
7 19 (8.12%) Risk Assessment
8 17 (7.26%) UML
9 16 (6.84%) Risk Analysis
9 16 (6.84%) Data Analysis
10 15 (6.41%) Change Control
11 14 (5.98%) Project Management
12 13 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
13 12 (5.13%) Integration Testing
13 12 (5.13%) Release Management
13 12 (5.13%) Document Management
13 12 (5.13%) Workflow
13 12 (5.13%) ITIL
13 12 (5.13%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 50 (21.37%) SQL
2 10 (4.27%) VBA
3 8 (3.42%) Python
4 6 (2.56%) C
4 6 (2.56%) C++
5 5 (2.14%) Java
6 2 (0.85%) C#
6 2 (0.85%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.85%) LINC
7 1 (0.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 50 (21.37%) Degree
2 16 (6.84%) CISSP
3 10 (4.27%) CISM
4 9 (3.85%) CISA
5 8 (3.42%) CRISC
6 7 (2.99%) GIAC
7 1 (0.43%) IIBA
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%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.43%) ISEB
7 1 (0.43%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.98%) COBIT
2 13 (5.56%) Basel III
3 12 (5.13%) QA
4 10 (4.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (2.99%) Basel II
7 6 (2.56%) PCI DSS
8 5 (2.14%) Dodd-Frank
9 3 (1.28%) EMIR
10 2 (0.85%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.85%) SLA
10 2 (0.85%) CRD IV
11 1 (0.43%) FATCA
11 1 (0.43%) COREP
11 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.43%) MiFID
11 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.43%) GCP
11 1 (0.43%) GMP
System Software
1 1 (0.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.43%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (3.42%) Oracle
2 5 (2.14%) Sybase
2 5 (2.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (1.71%) Business Objects
4 2 (0.85%) SunGard
4 2 (0.85%) SAP
5 1 (0.43%) TSYS
5 1 (0.43%) Sophis
5 1 (0.43%) Cognos
5 1 (0.43%) OpenLink
5 1 (0.43%) Primavera
5 1 (0.43%) Informatica
5 1 (0.43%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.43%) Citrix
5 1 (0.43%) Murex
5 1 (0.43%) Calypso
5 1 (0.43%) IBM
5 1 (0.43%) Teradata
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