The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Management over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Management
Rank 85 88 88
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 1180 1173 1263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.12% 2.20% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 3.00% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 808 775 800
Average daily rate
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£475 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £390 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.99% -2.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 32
Average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 £42.59 £41.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -30.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41303 39122 41685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.30% 73.30% 70.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 25558 24009 24155
Average daily rate £410 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1135 1071 1478
Average hourly rate £23.00 £29.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.68% -7.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.84 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Risk Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Risk Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Risk Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Risk Management
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Risk Management within the UK.

Risk Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Risk Management
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Management within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Risk Management Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Risk Management
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Risk Management within the UK.

Risk Management Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Risk Management
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Management within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Risk Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Risk Management
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Management within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 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 +3 1090 £475 -5.00% 277
London -11 633 £523 -0.47% 145
City of London -5 187 £525 - 75
South East +11 143 £413 +3.12% 44
South West +22 113 £438 +16.66% 14
Scotland +6 49 £423 +5.62% 5
Berkshire +27 46 £375 -14.28% 6
Hampshire +27 43 £400 +77.77% 10
North West -36 42 £425 +13.33% 22
West Midlands +22 41 £360 -2.70% 3
East of England -3 41 £406 +4.83% 18
East Midlands +2 37 £450 +50.00% 7
Somerset +16 29 £495 - 2
Northamptonshire +16 27 £469 -1.31% 3
Wiltshire +7 25 £444 +5.65% 4
Yorkshire 0 24 £400 -8.04% 20
Swindon +7 21 £475 +13.09% 3
Cheshire -9 21 £425 +30.76% 7
West Yorkshire +5 20 £400 +3.22% 13
Taunton +5 19 £475 -
Bristol -17 19 £409 +18.14% 6
Reading +7 18 £383 -4.37% 1
Hertfordshire -10 18 £418 +7.74% 4
Northampton +17 17 £469 +10.29% 1
Glasgow +5 17 £420 - 2
Buckinghamshire +3 17 £440 +69.23% 7
Devon +3 17 £375 -31.81% 1
Edinburgh -9 17 £500 +25.00% 2
Birmingham +9 15 £200 -54.28% 1
Milton Keynes +2 15 £450 +73.07% 4

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Risk Management also 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 that cited Risk Management.

1 952 (41.25%) Finance
2 578 (25.04%) Project Management
3 445 (19.28%) Banking
4 376 (16.29%) PRINCE2
5 326 (14.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 287 (12.44%) SQL
7 278 (12.05%) Information Security
8 263 (11.40%) Security Cleared
9 261 (11.31%) Front Office
10 238 (10.31%) Investment Banking
11 234 (10.14%) ITIL
12 227 (9.84%) Management Information System
13 226 (9.79%) Java
14 224 (9.71%) Degree
15 214 (9.27%) Change Management
16 210 (9.10%) Microsoft
17 201 (8.71%) Oracle
18 186 (8.06%) Business Analysis
19 179 (7.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 178 (7.71%) Change Control
21 177 (7.67%) SC Cleared
22 160 (6.93%) MS Excel
23 153 (6.63%) CISSP
24 150 (6.50%) Programme Management
25 143 (6.20%) Agile Software Development
26 139 (6.02%) Project Planning
27 135 (5.85%) MS Project
28 134 (5.81%) Derivative
29 130 (5.63%) Windows
30 128 (5.55%) Analytics

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Risk Management also 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 that cited Risk Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 98 (4.25%) SharePoint
2 27 (1.17%) MS Exchange
3 22 (0.95%) SAS
4 21 (0.91%) IIS
5 20 (0.87%) CMS
6 19 (0.82%) WebSphere
7 17 (0.74%) Oracle Coherence
7 17 (0.74%) WebLogic
8 10 (0.43%) Tomcat
8 10 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
9 9 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 9 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (0.35%) TIBCO EMS
11 6 (0.26%) Confluence
11 6 (0.26%) Documentum
12 5 (0.22%) MQSeries
12 5 (0.22%) Apache
12 5 (0.22%) MS Project Server
12 5 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (0.22%) Lync
Applications
1 160 (6.93%) MS Excel
2 135 (5.85%) MS Project
3 110 (4.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 98 (4.25%) MS Office
5 55 (2.38%) MS Visio
6 26 (1.13%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.35%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.043%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.043%) Stata
8 1 (0.043%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 28 (1.21%) RMDS
2 23 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 21 (0.91%) Endur
4 16 (0.69%) Aligne
5 15 (0.65%) Summit
5 15 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
6 14 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
6 14 (0.61%) ZaiNet
6 14 (0.61%) OpenLink RightAngle
7 12 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
8 9 (0.39%) SAP CO
8 9 (0.39%) SAP FI
8 9 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
8 9 (0.39%) Markit EDM
9 6 (0.26%) Murex MxG2000
10 4 (0.17%) SAP R/3
11 3 (0.13%) LatentZero
11 3 (0.13%) SAP ERP
11 3 (0.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 2 (0.087%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 18 (0.78%) SaaS
2 14 (0.61%) IaaS
3 8 (0.35%) Office 365
4 6 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.17%) PaaS
6 3 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.087%) Force.com
7 2 (0.087%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.043%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.043%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 99 (4.29%) Firewall
2 52 (2.25%) WAN
3 37 (1.60%) LAN
3 37 (1.60%) Network Security
4 35 (1.52%) Internet
5 30 (1.30%) Intrusion Detection
6 23 (1.00%) TCP/IP
7 22 (0.95%) SAN
8 18 (0.78%) DNS
9 13 (0.56%) DHCP
9 13 (0.56%) LDAP
10 12 (0.52%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (0.48%) Intranet
12 9 (0.39%) NAS
12 9 (0.39%) Reverse Proxy
13 7 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (0.30%) Broadband
13 7 (0.30%) VoIP
13 7 (0.30%) FTP
13 7 (0.30%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (3.86%) SQL Server
2 63 (2.73%) Oracle Database
3 38 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
4 30 (1.30%) Big Data
5 26 (1.13%) Relational Database
6 24 (1.04%) Data Mining
7 23 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 23 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 20 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 19 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 15 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
10 15 (0.65%) QlikView
11 13 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
11 13 (0.56%) Hadoop
11 13 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (0.39%) KDB
12 9 (0.39%) MS Access
12 9 (0.39%) OLAP
13 7 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (0.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (1.08%) JUnit
2 22 (0.95%) TeamCity
3 21 (0.91%) Maven
4 17 (0.74%) JIRA
5 13 (0.56%) CruiseControl
6 11 (0.48%) Jenkins
7 10 (0.43%) Mockito
8 8 (0.35%) WebDriver
8 8 (0.35%) Grunt
8 8 (0.35%) Bower
8 8 (0.35%) Visual Studio
9 7 (0.30%) Subversion
9 7 (0.30%) SpecFlow
10 5 (0.22%) Git (software)
10 5 (0.22%) ERwin
11 4 (0.17%) jMock
11 4 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (0.13%) Ant
12 3 (0.13%) Zephyr
12 3 (0.13%) MSI
General
1 952 (41.25%) Finance
2 445 (19.28%) Banking
3 261 (11.31%) Front Office
4 238 (10.31%) Investment Banking
5 88 (3.81%) Legal
6 87 (3.77%) Telecoms
7 85 (3.68%) Retail
8 52 (2.25%) Back Office
9 47 (2.04%) Marketing
10 45 (1.95%) Manufacturing
11 44 (1.91%) Financial Institution
12 27 (1.17%) Law
13 19 (0.82%) Publishing
13 19 (0.82%) Retail Banking
14 15 (0.65%) Local Government
14 15 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
15 14 (0.61%) Military
16 13 (0.56%) Automotive
17 10 (0.43%) Billing
17 10 (0.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 515 (22.31%) Project Manager
2 491 (21.27%) Analyst
3 260 (11.27%) Developer
4 239 (10.36%) Business Analyst
5 172 (7.45%) Consultant
6 120 (5.20%) Architect
7 91 (3.94%) Risk Analyst
8 83 (3.60%) Programme Manager
9 80 (3.47%) Java Developer
10 76 (3.29%) Security Consultant
11 71 (3.08%) Senior Analyst
12 55 (2.38%) Risk Manager
13 52 (2.25%) Senior Manager
14 47 (2.04%) C# Developer
15 46 (1.99%) Security Analyst
16 44 (1.91%) Solutions Architect
16 44 (1.91%) Security Manager
17 42 (1.82%) Service Manager
18 41 (1.78%) Infrastructure Manager
19 40 (1.73%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (4.25%) .NET
2 64 (2.77%) HTML
2 64 (2.77%) Web Services
3 61 (2.64%) Spring
4 59 (2.56%) XML
5 48 (2.08%) HTML5
6 31 (1.34%) Hibernate
6 31 (1.34%) Middleware
7 27 (1.17%) JSP
7 27 (1.17%) CSS
7 27 (1.17%) WCF
8 23 (1.00%) XSLT
9 20 (0.87%) ASP.NET
9 20 (0.87%) RESTful
10 19 (0.82%) .NET Framework
11 17 (0.74%) WPF
11 17 (0.74%) FIX Protocol
11 17 (0.74%) JMS
12 16 (0.69%) Apache Flex
13 15 (0.65%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 227 (9.84%) Management Information System
2 179 (7.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 134 (5.81%) Derivative
4 121 (5.24%) Credit Risk
5 118 (5.11%) Market Risk
6 97 (4.20%) RMADS
7 78 (3.38%) CESG
8 76 (3.29%) Fixed Income
9 65 (2.82%) Computer Science
10 57 (2.47%) CESG CLAS
11 49 (2.12%) Equities
12 45 (1.95%) Mathematics
13 39 (1.69%) PMI
14 36 (1.56%) Credit Derivative
15 32 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
16 28 (1.21%) NHS
17 21 (0.91%) Open Source
18 18 (0.78%) Hedge funds
18 18 (0.78%) Equity Derivative
19 17 (0.74%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 130 (5.63%) Windows
2 119 (5.16%) UNIX
3 108 (4.68%) Linux
4 33 (1.43%) Solaris
5 27 (1.17%) Windows 7
6 21 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (0.91%) Windows XP
7 13 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
10 5 (0.22%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.087%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.087%) Android
11 2 (0.087%) zOS
12 1 (0.043%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.043%) pSOS
12 1 (0.043%) VMS
12 1 (0.043%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.043%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 578 (25.04%) Project Management
2 376 (16.29%) PRINCE2
3 326 (14.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 278 (12.05%) Information Security
5 234 (10.14%) ITIL
6 214 (9.27%) Change Management
7 186 (8.06%) Business Analysis
8 178 (7.71%) Change Control
9 150 (6.50%) Programme Management
10 143 (6.20%) Agile Software Development
11 139 (6.02%) Project Planning
12 128 (5.55%) Analytics
13 119 (5.16%) Data Modelling
14 109 (4.72%) Migration
15 102 (4.42%) Service Delivery
16 98 (4.25%) Service Management
16 98 (4.25%) Risk Assessment
17 88 (3.81%) Low Latency
18 81 (3.51%) Continuous Improvement
19 79 (3.42%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 287 (12.44%) SQL
2 226 (9.79%) Java
3 127 (5.50%) C#
4 96 (4.16%) C++
5 50 (2.17%) JavaScript
6 47 (2.04%) VBA
7 43 (1.86%) Python
8 42 (1.82%) C
9 31 (1.34%) Scala
10 29 (1.26%) Perl
11 26 (1.13%) PL/SQL
12 23 (1.00%) T-SQL
13 14 (0.61%) VB
14 12 (0.52%) Shell Script
15 9 (0.39%) PowerShell
16 7 (0.30%) VB.NET
17 6 (0.26%) PHP
18 5 (0.22%) Korn
19 4 (0.17%) R
20 3 (0.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 263 (11.40%) Security Cleared
2 224 (9.71%) Degree
3 177 (7.67%) SC Cleared
4 153 (6.63%) CISSP
5 98 (4.25%) PMI Certification
6 84 (3.64%) CISM
7 80 (3.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 68 (2.95%) PMP
9 56 (2.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 55 (2.38%) CISA
11 39 (1.69%) ISEB
12 35 (1.52%) DV Cleared
13 23 (1.00%) CEH
14 21 (0.91%) GIAC
15 18 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
16 16 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
16 16 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 15 (0.65%) APMP
17 15 (0.65%) CRISC
18 12 (0.52%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (5.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 114 (4.94%) QA
3 46 (1.99%) SLA
4 35 (1.52%) JSP 440
4 35 (1.52%) COBIT
5 31 (1.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 27 (1.17%) EMIR
7 21 (0.91%) PCI DSS
7 21 (0.91%) Data Quality
7 21 (0.91%) ISO 9001
8 16 (0.69%) Basel III
9 15 (0.65%) ISO 9000
9 15 (0.65%) MiFID
10 11 (0.48%) Solvency II
11 10 (0.43%) Dodd-Frank
11 10 (0.43%) ISO 14001
12 9 (0.39%) GPG13
13 6 (0.26%) P3O
14 4 (0.17%) Basel II
15 3 (0.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 52 (2.25%) Active Directory
2 27 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (0.17%) VMware Server
6 3 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (0.13%) Shibboleth
7 2 (0.087%) HDFS
7 2 (0.087%) RACF
8 1 (0.043%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.043%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.043%) XenApp
8 1 (0.043%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.043%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 16 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (0.65%) Control-M
3 9 (0.39%) ARCserve
4 8 (0.35%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 6 (0.26%) ITRS Geneos
5 6 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (0.22%) Tivoli
6 5 (0.22%) SCCM
7 4 (0.17%) SCOM
7 4 (0.17%) BMC PATROL
7 4 (0.17%) Puppet
7 4 (0.17%) SCOrch
7 4 (0.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 4 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.17%) Nagios
7 4 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (0.17%) BladeLogic
8 3 (0.13%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 3 (0.13%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 210 (9.10%) Microsoft
2 201 (8.71%) Oracle
3 100 (4.33%) SAP
4 51 (2.21%) Sybase
5 36 (1.56%) Cisco
6 34 (1.47%) HP
6 34 (1.47%) VMware
7 30 (1.30%) CheckPoint
8 29 (1.26%) 29West
9 28 (1.21%) Murex
10 21 (0.91%) Business Objects
11 20 (0.87%) Adobe
11 20 (0.87%) OpenLink
12 19 (0.82%) Citrix
13 17 (0.74%) Juniper
13 17 (0.74%) IBM
14 16 (0.69%) Triple Point
15 14 (0.61%) Red Hat
15 14 (0.61%) Brady
16 13 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
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