The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Risk Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Consultant
Rank 602 610 593
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Consultant 39 28 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.052% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.055% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 21
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £425 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £605 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
50897 51337 49774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.72% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33216 31650 30786
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1482 2063 2112
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.72 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.65% -1.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Risk Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Risk Consultant in the job title.

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 25 May 2016.

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 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 Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 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
(Click see detailed
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 +2 39 £500 +5.26% 8
London +3 17 £550 +14.58% 7
East of England - 7 £513 - 1
City of London +50 6 £533 +9.23% 5
West Midlands - 6 £425 -
North West -7 5 £395 -16.84%
Yorkshire +5 4 £500 +35.13%
West Yorkshire +1 4 £500 +35.13%
Cheshire -6 4 £395 -16.84%
Luton - 4 - -
Birmingham - 4 - -
Leeds - 4 £500 -
Bedfordshire - 4 - -
South East -11 3 £450 -5.26%
Halifax +7 2 £500 +35.13%
Staines -7 2 - -
Surrey -11 2 - -
Warwickshire - 2 £425 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £425 - 1
East Midlands +13 1 £395 -
Buckinghamshire +11 1 £450 -
Milton Keynes +2 1 £450 -
Berkshire -3 1 £450 -10.00%
Canary Wharf - 1 £550 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £395 -
Liverpool - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 - -
Knutsford - 1 £425 -
Hook - 1 £450 -
Norwich - 1 £600 -

Risk Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, Risk Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Risk Consultant in the job title.

1 25 (34.25%) Finance
2 24 (32.88%) Information Security
3 23 (31.51%) Risk Management
4 17 (23.29%) Banking
5 16 (21.92%) Risk Assessment
5 16 (21.92%) CISSP
6 12 (16.44%) Project Management
7 11 (15.07%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (13.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 10 (13.70%) CISA
8 10 (13.70%) Service Delivery
9 9 (12.33%) Firewall
9 9 (12.33%) CISM
9 9 (12.33%) Unix
9 9 (12.33%) Retail
10 8 (10.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 7 (9.59%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (9.59%) Validation
11 7 (9.59%) SQL
11 7 (9.59%) Oracle
11 7 (9.59%) SAS
11 7 (9.59%) IT Audit
11 7 (9.59%) Security Architecture
11 7 (9.59%) Enterprise Architecture
11 7 (9.59%) Credit Risk
12 6 (8.22%) Statistics
12 6 (8.22%) Mobile App
12 6 (8.22%) Linux
13 5 (6.85%) CESG
13 5 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management

Risk Consultant Skill Set
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 7 (9.59%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) SPSS
2 2 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.37%) MS Office
3 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.33%) Firewall
2 1 (1.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.74%) Big Data
3 1 (1.37%) Base SAS
3 1 (1.37%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.37%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Metasploit
General
1 25 (34.25%) Finance
2 17 (23.29%) Banking
3 9 (12.33%) Retail
4 7 (9.59%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (5.48%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.74%) Legal
6 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.37%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.37%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.37%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.48%) Middleware
2 1 (1.37%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (1.37%) HTML
2 1 (1.37%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.59%) Credit Risk
3 6 (8.22%) Mobile App
3 6 (8.22%) Statistics
4 5 (6.85%) CESG
5 4 (5.48%) Cryptography
5 4 (5.48%) Economics
5 4 (5.48%) Mathematics
5 4 (5.48%) PKI
6 3 (4.11%) FMCG
6 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.74%) Cyber Attack
7 2 (2.74%) Equities
7 2 (2.74%) Physics
7 2 (2.74%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.37%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.33%) Unix
2 6 (8.22%) Linux
3 5 (6.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.88%) Information Security
2 23 (31.51%) Risk Management
3 16 (21.92%) Risk Assessment
4 12 (16.44%) Project Management
5 10 (13.70%) Service Delivery
6 7 (9.59%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (9.59%) IT Audit
6 7 (9.59%) Security Architecture
6 7 (9.59%) Validation
7 5 (6.85%) Analytics
7 5 (6.85%) Data Privacy
7 5 (6.85%) ERP
7 5 (6.85%) Identity Access Management
7 5 (6.85%) ISMS
7 5 (6.85%) Mobile Application Development
7 5 (6.85%) Problem Management
7 5 (6.85%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (6.85%) Service Management
7 5 (6.85%) Technical Analysis
7 5 (6.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.59%) SQL
2 2 (2.74%) R
2 2 (2.74%) VBA
3 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.37%) Perl
3 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (21.92%) CISSP
2 10 (13.70%) CISA
3 9 (12.33%) CISM
4 5 (6.85%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.85%) Security Cleared
5 4 (5.48%) Degree
6 3 (4.11%) CRISC
7 2 (2.74%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (2.74%) PMI Certification
7 2 (2.74%) PMP
7 2 (2.74%) Postgraduate
8 1 (1.37%) APMP
8 1 (1.37%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.37%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (10.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (6.85%) QA
4 4 (5.48%) COBIT
4 4 (5.48%) GxP
4 4 (5.48%) PCI DSS
5 2 (2.74%) GCP
5 2 (2.74%) GLP
5 2 (2.74%) GMP
6 1 (1.37%) BS25999
6 1 (1.37%) COSO
6 1 (1.37%) HIPAA
6 1 (1.37%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (1.37%) ISO 14001
6 1 (1.37%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.37%) ISO27002
6 1 (1.37%) JSP 440
6 1 (1.37%) MiFID
6 1 (1.37%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) RSA Archer
2 1 (1.37%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (9.59%) Oracle
2 5 (6.85%) Sybase
3 4 (5.48%) LogRhythm
3 4 (5.48%) Proofpoint
3 4 (5.48%) SAP
4 2 (2.74%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco
5 1 (1.37%) Sophis
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