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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Consultant
Rank 553 538 502
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -36
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Consultant 18 21 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.043% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.046% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 17
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£435 £550 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.90% +17.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £1,000
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £473 £330
% change year-on-year
-5.82% +43.18%
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
46318 45203 42184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.45% 92.55% 92.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 29063 26904 23919
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1785 1961 2473
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.48 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.57% -5.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

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 28 January 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 26 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 28 January 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
London +21 16 £425 -29.16% 6
England -22 16 £425 -22.72% 7
City of London +16 2 £338 -38.63% 2
Scotland -8 1 £445 -
Avon - - - -
East of England - - - -
North West - - - -
South East - - - -
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Bedford - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Reading - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -

Risk Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 21 (46.67%) Information Security
2 17 (37.78%) Finance
3 15 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 11 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
6 9 (20.00%) CISSP
7 7 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (15.56%) Banking
7 7 (15.56%) Project Management
8 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
8 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
9 5 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
9 5 (11.11%) Retail
10 4 (8.89%) CESG
10 4 (8.89%) Intranet
10 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
10 4 (8.89%) CISM
10 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
10 4 (8.89%) HTML
10 4 (8.89%) SAP
10 4 (8.89%) Degree
11 3 (6.67%) COBIT
11 3 (6.67%) Learning Management System
11 3 (6.67%) MS Office
11 3 (6.67%) PMP
11 3 (6.67%) PMI Certification
11 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
11 3 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical

Risk Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) MS Access
General
1 17 (37.78%) Finance
2 7 (15.56%) Banking
3 5 (11.11%) Retail
4 3 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (4.44%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.44%) Back Office
6 1 (2.22%) Dutch Language
6 1 (2.22%) French Language
6 1 (2.22%) Advertising
6 1 (2.22%) Front Office
6 1 (2.22%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.89%) CESG
2 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.67%) Learning Management System
4 2 (4.44%) Fixed Income
4 2 (4.44%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.44%) Market Risk
4 2 (4.44%) FMCG
5 1 (2.22%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) Information Security
2 15 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 10 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
4 7 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (15.56%) Project Management
5 5 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (4.44%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (4.44%) Information Security Management
6 2 (4.44%) Security Management
6 2 (4.44%) Programme Management
6 2 (4.44%) Service Management
6 2 (4.44%) ERP
6 2 (4.44%) ITIL
6 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.44%) Information Assurance
6 2 (4.44%) Matrix Management
6 2 (4.44%) Stress Testing
7 1 (2.22%) CRAMM
7 1 (2.22%) OWASP
7 1 (2.22%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) VBA
2 1 (2.22%) Python
2 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) CISSP
2 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.89%) CISM
3 4 (8.89%) Degree
4 3 (6.67%) PMP
4 3 (6.67%) PMI Certification
5 2 (4.44%) CISA
6 1 (2.22%) CIMA
6 1 (2.22%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.67%) COBIT
2 3 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.22%) Solvency II
3 1 (2.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) ACF2
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) SAP
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco
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