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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Consultant
Rank 587 568 509
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -59
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Consultant 18 13 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.025% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.027% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 24
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£480 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £350 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £658 £600 £593
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £438 £375
% change year-on-year
-15.42% +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
50225 48710 42844
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.36% 92.47% 92.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 31072 30211 24612
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
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 1971 1993 2105
Average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -4.28%

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 26 May 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 14 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 26 May 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 +1 14 £480 +1.05% 4
London +14 12 £480 -4.00% 2
Scotland - 4 - -
Uxbridge +3 2 £425 -22.72%
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Halifax -3 1 £370 -38.33%
West Yorkshire -14 1 £370 -38.33%
Yorkshire -18 1 £370 -38.33%
City of London - 1 £500 - 1
East Midlands - 1 - -
Brentford - 1 £480 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -

Risk Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 20 (54.05%) Finance
2 15 (40.54%) Risk Management
3 13 (35.14%) Information Security
4 11 (29.73%) CISM
4 11 (29.73%) CISSP
4 11 (29.73%) Risk Assessment
5 10 (27.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (24.32%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (24.32%) ERP
7 8 (21.62%) SAP
7 8 (21.62%) Project Management
8 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
8 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (18.92%) Data Privacy
8 7 (18.92%) Risk Analysis
9 5 (13.51%) FMCG
9 5 (13.51%) Degree
10 4 (10.81%) Document Management
10 4 (10.81%) Data Analysis
10 4 (10.81%) GIAC
10 4 (10.81%) CESG
10 4 (10.81%) Change Management
10 4 (10.81%) CISA
10 4 (10.81%) Data Protection
10 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
10 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
10 4 (10.81%) Change Control
10 4 (10.81%) CRISC
11 3 (8.11%) Analytics
11 3 (8.11%) Software Licensing

Risk Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (2.70%) IIS
1 1 (2.70%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) WAN
2 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) QlikView
2 2 (5.41%) Data Mining
General
1 20 (54.05%) Finance
2 9 (24.32%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (8.11%) Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Dutch Language
5 1 (2.70%) French Language
5 1 (2.70%) Retail
5 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.70%) Legal
5 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
2 5 (13.51%) FMCG
3 4 (10.81%) CESG
4 3 (8.11%) Human Factors
4 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.41%) Credit Risk
6 1 (2.70%) Market Risk
6 1 (2.70%) SCADA
6 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Risk Management
2 13 (35.14%) Information Security
3 11 (29.73%) Risk Assessment
4 9 (24.32%) ERP
5 8 (21.62%) Project Management
6 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (18.92%) Risk Analysis
6 7 (18.92%) Data Privacy
7 4 (10.81%) Data Protection
7 4 (10.81%) Change Control
7 4 (10.81%) Change Management
7 4 (10.81%) Document Management
7 4 (10.81%) Data Analysis
8 3 (8.11%) Validation
8 3 (8.11%) Migration
8 3 (8.11%) Six Sigma
8 3 (8.11%) Service Management
8 3 (8.11%) Quality Management
8 3 (8.11%) ITIL
8 3 (8.11%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) CISSP
1 11 (29.73%) CISM
2 5 (13.51%) Degree
3 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.81%) CRISC
3 4 (10.81%) GIAC
3 4 (10.81%) CISA
4 2 (5.41%) PMP
4 2 (5.41%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (8.11%) COBIT
2 3 (8.11%) GCP
2 3 (8.11%) GMP
2 3 (8.11%) GLP
2 3 (8.11%) GxP
3 1 (2.70%) Basel III
3 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) SAP
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco
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