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 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Consultant
Rank 585 544 567
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +23
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Consultant 26 39 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.073% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.079% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 29 10
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£500 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £455 £575
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -20.86%
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
51961 49585 53705
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.02% 92.76% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 31503 29488 30138
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £234 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2007 2141 2629
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

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 2 September 2014.

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 18 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 2 September 2014. 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 -32 21 £500 - 6
London +12 12 £500 -4.76% 5
Scotland -9 4 £275 -
North West -6 3 £513 +22.02%
South East -9 3 £550 +23.73% 1
City of London +32 2 £481 -3.75% 3
Cheshire +12 1 - -
Surrey -5 1 - - 1
Milton Keynes - 1 £500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £500 -
Edinburgh - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Reading - - - -
Stirling - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -

Risk Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 23 (58.97%) Risk Management
2 22 (56.41%) Information Security
3 14 (35.90%) Finance
4 12 (30.77%) CISSP
5 10 (25.64%) Management Information System
6 9 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (23.08%) CISM
7 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
7 8 (20.51%) Risk Assessment
8 7 (17.95%) MS Office
9 6 (15.38%) Firewall
10 5 (12.82%) GIAC
10 5 (12.82%) C
10 5 (12.82%) Windows
10 5 (12.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (12.82%) SharePoint
10 5 (12.82%) Risk Analysis
11 4 (10.26%) Human Factors
11 4 (10.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 4 (10.26%) Degree
11 4 (10.26%) Data Protection
11 4 (10.26%) PCI DSS
11 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
11 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
11 4 (10.26%) Intranet
11 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
11 4 (10.26%) IIS
11 4 (10.26%) UNIX
11 4 (10.26%) HTML

Risk Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 5 (12.82%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.26%) IIS
3 3 (7.69%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.56%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Office
2 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.13%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) Firewall
2 4 (10.26%) Intranet
3 3 (7.69%) Network Security
4 2 (5.13%) FTP
5 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.56%) GPRS
5 1 (2.56%) WAN
5 1 (2.56%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) Base SAS
General
1 14 (35.90%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Banking
2 2 (5.13%) Local Government
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.26%) Human Factors
3 3 (7.69%) RMADS
3 3 (7.69%) Learning Management System
3 3 (7.69%) Mainframe
4 2 (5.13%) Credit Risk
4 2 (5.13%) PKI
4 2 (5.13%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.56%) SCADA
5 1 (2.56%) CESG
5 1 (2.56%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) UNIX
3 2 (5.13%) Windows Vista
3 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) Risk Management
2 22 (56.41%) Information Security
3 9 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (20.51%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (12.82%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (10.26%) Data Protection
6 4 (10.26%) Change Management
6 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (7.69%) ERP
8 2 (5.13%) Project Management
8 2 (5.13%) Identity Management
8 2 (5.13%) Programme Management
8 2 (5.13%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (5.13%) Data Analysis
8 2 (5.13%) SIEM
8 2 (5.13%) Information Assurance
8 2 (5.13%) CRAMM
8 2 (5.13%) E-Discovery
8 2 (5.13%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) C
2 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) CISSP
2 9 (23.08%) CISM
3 5 (12.82%) GIAC
4 4 (10.26%) Degree
4 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
5 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 3 (7.69%) CISA
6 2 (5.13%) CRISC
7 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (10.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (10.26%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.13%) COBIT
4 1 (2.56%) BS7799
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.56%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) ZENworks
1 2 (5.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) SAP
3 2 (5.13%) VMware
4 1 (2.56%) Aveksa
4 1 (2.56%) Varonis
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco
4 1 (2.56%) Business Objects
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