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 3 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Consultant
Rank 599 589 536
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -53
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Consultant 29 25 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.046% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.049% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 29
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£450 £500 £501
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -0.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £456 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £600 £586
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £525 £450
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.66%
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
52643 50594 47358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.45% 92.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 33418 30646 27757
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
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 1941 1998 2130
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.78 £17.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.34% -5.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -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 3 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 28 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 3 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 -4 28 £450 -10.00% 6
London -9 17 £475 -5.00% 4
South East -19 4 £450 -10.00%
Yorkshire - 3 £350 - 1
West Yorkshire - 3 £350 - 1
South West 0 2 £525 - 1
City of London -14 2 £475 -1.29% 1
Reading - 2 £463 -
Bradford - 2 £350 -
Berkshire - 2 £463 -
Uxbridge 0 1 £425 -18.26%
Gloucestershire -3 1 £300 -
Scotland -3 1 - -
Buckinghamshire -10 1 £450 -10.00%
Surrey - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £750 - 1
East Midlands - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £425 -
Brentford - 1 £475 -
Swindon - 1 £750 - 1
Cheltenham - 1 £300 -
Ware - 1 £425 -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Staines - 1 - -
Halifax - 1 £370 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £425 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -

Risk Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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 31 (62.00%) Finance
2 24 (48.00%) Risk Management
3 19 (38.00%) Information Security
4 15 (30.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (26.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 13 (26.00%) SAP
5 13 (26.00%) ERP
6 12 (24.00%) CISSP
6 12 (24.00%) CISM
6 12 (24.00%) Data Privacy
7 11 (22.00%) Risk Assessment
8 10 (20.00%) Management Information System
9 9 (18.00%) Document Management
9 9 (18.00%) Quality Management
9 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (18.00%) Six Sigma
9 9 (18.00%) Change Control
10 8 (16.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 8 (16.00%) GxP
10 8 (16.00%) CISA
10 8 (16.00%) Banking
11 7 (14.00%) Performance Testing
11 7 (14.00%) COBIT
11 7 (14.00%) FMCG
12 6 (12.00%) Test Strategy
12 6 (12.00%) Data Protection
12 6 (12.00%) Manufacturing
12 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (10.00%) Project Management
13 5 (10.00%) Change Management

Risk Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (2.00%) IIS
1 1 (2.00%) SAS
1 1 (2.00%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) WAN
2 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) QlikView
2 2 (4.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Hive
General
1 31 (62.00%) Finance
2 13 (26.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (16.00%) Banking
4 6 (12.00%) Manufacturing
5 4 (8.00%) Investment Banking
6 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (4.00%) Legal
6 2 (4.00%) Retail
7 1 (2.00%) Marketing
7 1 (2.00%) Italian Language
7 1 (2.00%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (14.00%) FMCG
3 5 (10.00%) Credit Risk
4 3 (6.00%) Human Factors
5 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.00%) Market Risk
6 1 (2.00%) Reference Data
6 1 (2.00%) CESG
6 1 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.00%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.00%) Risk Management
2 19 (38.00%) Information Security
3 13 (26.00%) ERP
4 12 (24.00%) Data Privacy
5 11 (22.00%) Risk Assessment
6 9 (18.00%) Document Management
6 9 (18.00%) Quality Management
6 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (18.00%) Six Sigma
6 9 (18.00%) Change Control
7 7 (14.00%) Performance Testing
8 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (12.00%) Test Strategy
8 6 (12.00%) Data Protection
9 5 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
9 5 (10.00%) Project Management
9 5 (10.00%) Change Management
10 4 (8.00%) Validation
10 4 (8.00%) Data Analysis
10 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (24.00%) CISSP
1 12 (24.00%) CISM
2 8 (16.00%) CISA
3 5 (10.00%) Degree
3 5 (10.00%) CRISC
4 4 (8.00%) GIAC
5 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (30.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (16.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (16.00%) GxP
3 7 (14.00%) COBIT
4 4 (8.00%) GCP
4 4 (8.00%) GMP
4 4 (8.00%) GLP
5 1 (2.00%) Basel II
5 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
5 1 (2.00%) Basel III
5 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 13 (26.00%) SAP
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