The table below looks at the statistics for the Risk Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Consultant
Rank 602 587 546
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -41
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Consultant 29 25 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.045% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.049% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 29
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£475 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £438 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £795 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £525 £455
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
55134 51382 48884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.80% 92.32% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 35199 31088 29037
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2028 1976 2121
Average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Risk Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Risk Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Risk Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

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

Risk Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Risk Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Risk Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Risk Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Risk Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Risk Consultant
Top 25 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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 -22 28 £475 -5.00% 12
London +7 16 £475 -5.00% 6
South East -26 6 £450 -18.18% 2
Reading - 3 £475 -
Berkshire - 3 £475 -
City of London -3 2 £475 -1.29% 2
South West -3 2 £525 - 3
Surrey - 2 £353 -
Yorkshire - 2 £350 -
Bradford - 2 £350 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £350 -
Gloucestershire -3 1 £300 -
West Midlands -4 1 - -
Buckinghamshire -14 1 £450 -10.00%
Scotland -14 1 £650 +136.36% 1
Edinburgh - 1 £650 - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £425 -
East of England - 1 £425 -
Wiltshire - 1 £750 - 3
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 £750 - 3
Brentford - 1 £475 -
Cheltenham - 1 £300 -
Ware - 1 £425 -
Staines - 1 - -

Risk Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Risk Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 35 (74.47%) Finance
2 19 (40.43%) Risk Management
3 15 (31.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 15 (31.91%) Information Security
4 13 (27.66%) Pharmaceutical
4 13 (27.66%) ERP
5 12 (25.53%) SAP
5 12 (25.53%) Data Privacy
6 10 (21.28%) Six Sigma
7 9 (19.15%) Quality Management
7 9 (19.15%) Document Management
7 9 (19.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (19.15%) Change Control
8 8 (17.02%) COBIT
8 8 (17.02%) Banking
8 8 (17.02%) GxP
9 7 (14.89%) CISSP
9 7 (14.89%) CISA
9 7 (14.89%) Management Information System
9 7 (14.89%) Risk Assessment
9 7 (14.89%) Performance Testing
9 7 (14.89%) FMCG
10 6 (12.77%) Data Protection
10 6 (12.77%) Test Strategy
10 6 (12.77%) Manufacturing
10 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (10.64%) CISM
11 5 (10.64%) Project Management
11 5 (10.64%) Security Management

Risk Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Risk Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.13%) SAS
1 1 (2.13%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) QlikView
2 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.13%) Apache Hive
2 1 (2.13%) Data Mining
General
1 35 (74.47%) Finance
2 13 (27.66%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (17.02%) Banking
4 6 (12.77%) Manufacturing
5 4 (8.51%) Investment Banking
6 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
6 2 (4.26%) Legal
6 2 (4.26%) Retail
7 1 (2.13%) Marketing
7 1 (2.13%) Italian Language
7 1 (2.13%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Management Information System
1 7 (14.89%) FMCG
2 5 (10.64%) Credit Risk
3 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.13%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.13%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (40.43%) Risk Management
2 15 (31.91%) Information Security
3 13 (27.66%) ERP
4 12 (25.53%) Data Privacy
5 10 (21.28%) Six Sigma
6 9 (19.15%) Quality Management
6 9 (19.15%) Document Management
6 9 (19.15%) Change Control
7 7 (14.89%) Risk Assessment
7 7 (14.89%) Performance Testing
8 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (12.77%) Test Strategy
8 6 (12.77%) Data Protection
9 5 (10.64%) Project Management
9 5 (10.64%) Security Management
10 4 (8.51%) PRINCE2
10 4 (8.51%) Information Security Management
10 4 (8.51%) Validation
10 4 (8.51%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) CISA
1 7 (14.89%) CISSP
2 5 (10.64%) CISM
3 4 (8.51%) CRISC
4 2 (4.26%) Degree
5 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (31.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 9 (19.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (17.02%) COBIT
3 8 (17.02%) GxP
4 4 (8.51%) GCP
4 4 (8.51%) GMP
4 4 (8.51%) GLP
5 2 (4.26%) PCI DSS
6 1 (2.13%) Basel III
6 1 (2.13%) Data Quality
6 1 (2.13%) Basel II
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) SAP
2 1 (2.13%) Apple
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