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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Consultant
UK
Rank 562 577 575
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Consultant 30 48 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.096% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.10% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 24 18
Median daily rate £500 £538 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +29.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £594 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £519 £450 £363
% change year-on-year
+15.27% +24.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £65.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 - -

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
42359 47277 48034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.78% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 27574 30020 30295
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1499 1732 1916
Median hourly rate £17.44 £17.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.34% +8.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

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 16 January 2017.

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 20 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 16 January 2017. 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 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 -3 29 £500 -6.97% 6
London -25 12 £500 -11.11% 5
South East +20 11 £519 +15.27% 1
Surrey +17 6 - -
South West +19 2 £450 -
Buckinghamshire +2 2 £519 +15.27%
Milton Keynes - 2 £519 -
West Midlands - 2 - -
Middlesex - 2 £568 -
Yorkshire +12 1 - -
Wiltshire +2 1 £450 -
East of England -1 1 - -
City of London -6 1 £738 - 4
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £550 -
Scotland - 1 £550 -

Risk Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 27 (36.99%) Information Security
2 26 (35.62%) Finance
3 20 (27.40%) Risk Management
4 18 (24.66%) SAP
4 18 (24.66%) GxP
4 18 (24.66%) GCP
4 18 (24.66%) GMP
4 18 (24.66%) Pharmaceutical
5 17 (23.29%) ERP
6 16 (21.92%) GAMP
7 15 (20.55%) Coaching
8 14 (19.18%) Banking
9 13 (17.81%) Risk Assessment
9 13 (17.81%) CISSP
9 13 (17.81%) Validation
10 11 (15.07%) IT Audit
10 11 (15.07%) CISM
11 10 (13.70%) Manufacturing
11 10 (13.70%) Project Management
11 10 (13.70%) Cybersecurity
12 8 (10.96%) Data Centre
12 8 (10.96%) Business Transformation
13 7 (9.59%) CISA
13 7 (9.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 7 (9.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 7 (9.59%) Capita
13 7 (9.59%) OWASP
14 6 (8.22%) Security Cleared
14 6 (8.22%) Degree
14 6 (8.22%) Internal Audit

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 2 (2.74%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.37%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.37%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.37%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.37%) SAP GRC
1 1 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.37%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) Firewall
2 2 (2.74%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.37%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.37%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (1.37%) HTTP
3 1 (1.37%) Network Security
3 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.37%) VPN
3 1 (1.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.11%) Big Data
2 1 (1.37%) Base SAS
2 1 (1.37%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Metasploit
General
1 26 (35.62%) Finance
2 18 (24.66%) Pharmaceutical
3 14 (19.18%) Banking
4 10 (13.70%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.11%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.11%) Marketing
5 3 (4.11%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.74%) Military
7 1 (1.37%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.37%) Electronics
7 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.37%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.37%) Retail
7 1 (1.37%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.37%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.85%) Credit Risk
2 5 (6.85%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.48%) CESG
3 4 (5.48%) FMCG
4 3 (4.11%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (2.74%) Cryptography
5 2 (2.74%) Market Risk
5 2 (2.74%) Statistics
6 1 (1.37%) BYOD
6 1 (1.37%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.37%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.37%) Economics
6 1 (1.37%) Equities
6 1 (1.37%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.37%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.37%) PKI
6 1 (1.37%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.85%) Unix
1 5 (6.85%) Windows
2 1 (1.37%) Linux
2 1 (1.37%) Solaris
2 1 (1.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.99%) Information Security
2 20 (27.40%) Risk Management
3 17 (23.29%) ERP
4 15 (20.55%) Coaching
5 13 (17.81%) Risk Assessment
5 13 (17.81%) Validation
6 11 (15.07%) IT Audit
7 10 (13.70%) Cybersecurity
7 10 (13.70%) Project Management
8 8 (10.96%) Business Transformation
9 7 (9.59%) OWASP
10 6 (8.22%) Internal Audit
11 5 (6.85%) Security Management
11 5 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (5.48%) Analytics
12 4 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (5.48%) Penetration Testing
12 4 (5.48%) SDLC
13 3 (4.11%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (4.11%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.85%) SQL
2 2 (2.74%) C++
3 1 (1.37%) C
3 1 (1.37%) C#
3 1 (1.37%) Java
3 1 (1.37%) MATLAB
3 1 (1.37%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (17.81%) CISSP
2 11 (15.07%) CISM
3 7 (9.59%) CISA
4 6 (8.22%) Degree
4 6 (8.22%) Security Cleared
5 5 (6.85%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.11%) CESG Certified Professional
6 3 (4.11%) CompTIA Security+
6 3 (4.11%) Security+ Certification
7 2 (2.74%) CRISC
8 1 (1.37%) CLAS
8 1 (1.37%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (24.66%) GCP
1 18 (24.66%) GMP
1 18 (24.66%) GxP
2 16 (21.92%) GAMP
3 7 (9.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (9.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (6.85%) COSO
5 4 (5.48%) COBIT
6 3 (4.11%) GLP
7 2 (2.74%) Basel III
7 2 (2.74%) QA
8 1 (1.37%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (1.37%) EMIR
8 1 (1.37%) GDPR
8 1 (1.37%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (1.37%) ISO27005
8 1 (1.37%) MiFID
8 1 (1.37%) PCI DSS
8 1 (1.37%) RMADS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) Nessus
1 2 (2.74%) Nmap
2 1 (1.37%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 18 (24.66%) SAP
2 7 (9.59%) Capita
3 4 (5.48%) Oracle
4 1 (1.37%) Intel
4 1 (1.37%) Qualys
4 1 (1.37%) Workday