The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Management
Rank 91 83 81
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 1100 1137 1264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.09% 2.27% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.82% 3.11% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 756 708 772
Average daily rate
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£470 £488 £465
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.58% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £388 £394
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 18
Average hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -38.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.80 £15.00 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £33.50 £53.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -30.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39028 36522 40170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.08% 72.85% 70.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 24228 22021 22957
Average daily rate £400 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1171 1067 1398
Average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%

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 11 July 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 11 July 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 11 July 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 -10 1023 £475 -5.00% 320
London -13 583 £525 - 150
South East +18 163 £375 -3.22% 61
City of London -18 154 £525 +2.43% 55
South West 0 83 £438 +16.66% 32
Berkshire +21 51 £375 -3.22% 13
North West -13 51 £425 +21.42% 20
Hampshire +7 48 £355 -16.47% 14
East Midlands +1 39 £475 +11.76% 10
East of England -7 36 £394 +1.61% 12
West Midlands -7 33 £425 +21.42% 7
Northamptonshire +9 32 £475 -5.00% 4
Scotland +7 30 £420 -1.17% 6
Northampton +5 21 £469 +8.50% 1
Buckinghamshire -4 21 £310 -30.14% 7
Somerset -6 21 £508 +25.30% 5
Yorkshire -8 21 £380 -22.44% 22
Reading +12 20 £350 -9.67% 4
Bristol -8 20 £404 +24.38% 5
Manchester -6 18 £326 -25.00% 10
Milton Keynes +10 17 £310 -29.14% 6
Surrey +4 17 £279 -36.64% 8
West Yorkshire -1 17 £375 -23.85% 18
Cheshire -6 17 £425 +8.97% 6
Hertfordshire -6 16 £443 +10.62% 3
Wales -17 16 £389 -8.58% 3
South Wales -15 15 £352 -29.60% 3
Wiltshire 0 14 £400 +9.58% 14
Swindon +8 13 £400 +9.58% 11
Taunton -19 13 £495 +22.22% 1

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 965 (42.03%) Finance
2 614 (26.74%) Project Management
3 469 (20.43%) Banking
4 390 (16.99%) PRINCE2
5 314 (13.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 270 (11.76%) Front Office
7 267 (11.63%) SQL
8 236 (10.28%) Information Security
9 234 (10.19%) ITIL
10 229 (9.97%) Change Management
11 221 (9.63%) Investment Banking
12 218 (9.49%) Business Analysis
13 215 (9.36%) Management Information System
14 211 (9.19%) Security Cleared
15 210 (9.15%) Microsoft
16 208 (9.06%) Java
17 200 (8.71%) Degree
18 194 (8.45%) Change Control
19 175 (7.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 170 (7.40%) Oracle
21 156 (6.79%) MS Excel
22 151 (6.58%) Programme Management
23 143 (6.23%) Derivative
24 142 (6.18%) Windows
25 138 (6.01%) SC Cleared
26 136 (5.92%) Credit Risk
26 136 (5.92%) Project Planning
27 135 (5.88%) MS Project
28 133 (5.79%) Analytics
29 130 (5.66%) QA

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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
1 108 (4.70%) SharePoint
2 24 (1.05%) SAS
3 23 (1.00%) MS Exchange
3 23 (1.00%) CMS
4 22 (0.96%) IIS
5 18 (0.78%) Oracle Coherence
6 16 (0.70%) WebSphere
7 13 (0.57%) WebLogic
8 10 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
9 9 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 8 (0.35%) Apache
11 7 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (0.30%) TIBCO EMS
11 7 (0.30%) MS Project Server
12 6 (0.26%) Confluence
12 6 (0.26%) Tomcat
12 6 (0.26%) MQSeries
13 5 (0.22%) Lync
14 4 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 156 (6.79%) MS Excel
2 135 (5.88%) MS Project
3 93 (4.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 83 (3.61%) MS Office
5 48 (2.09%) MS Visio
6 18 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (0.39%) Open Workbench
8 3 (0.13%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.087%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.044%) Windchill
10 1 (0.044%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 36 (1.57%) RMDS
2 20 (0.87%) Endur
3 18 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 15 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
5 13 (0.57%) Aligne
6 12 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
7 11 (0.48%) ZaiNet
7 11 (0.48%) Summit
7 11 (0.48%) OpenLink RightAngle
7 11 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
8 9 (0.39%) ION MarketView
8 9 (0.39%) Markit EDM
8 9 (0.39%) SAP CO
8 9 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
8 9 (0.39%) SAP FI
9 5 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
9 5 (0.22%) Google Analytics
9 5 (0.22%) SAP ERP
10 4 (0.17%) SiteCatalyst
10 4 (0.17%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 11 (0.48%) SaaS
1 11 (0.48%) IaaS
2 5 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (0.22%) Office 365
3 4 (0.17%) PaaS
4 3 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.087%) Force.com
6 1 (0.044%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.044%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.044%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.044%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 65 (2.83%) Firewall
2 54 (2.35%) WAN
3 38 (1.66%) LAN
4 25 (1.09%) Internet
5 19 (0.83%) SAN
6 18 (0.78%) Network Security
7 15 (0.65%) Intranet
7 15 (0.65%) TCP/IP
8 12 (0.52%) Intrusion Detection
9 9 (0.39%) SMS
10 8 (0.35%) Broadband
10 8 (0.35%) VPN
10 8 (0.35%) DNS
11 7 (0.30%) UMTS
11 7 (0.30%) VoIP
11 7 (0.30%) FTP
11 7 (0.30%) HTTP
11 7 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (0.30%) Wireless
11 7 (0.30%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (4.05%) SQL Server
2 43 (1.87%) Oracle Database
3 37 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
4 29 (1.26%) Relational Database
5 24 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (0.83%) Data Mining
6 19 (0.83%) Big Data
7 18 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
8 16 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (0.65%) QlikView
10 12 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (0.48%) RDBMS
11 11 (0.48%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (0.39%) MS Access
13 8 (0.35%) Hadoop
13 8 (0.35%) Base SAS
14 7 (0.30%) DB2
15 6 (0.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (0.78%) JIRA
1 18 (0.78%) TeamCity
2 16 (0.70%) JUnit
3 14 (0.61%) Maven
4 11 (0.48%) Jenkins
5 10 (0.44%) CruiseControl
6 8 (0.35%) Visual Studio
6 8 (0.35%) Grunt
6 8 (0.35%) Bower
6 8 (0.35%) WebDriver
7 6 (0.26%) Git (software)
8 5 (0.22%) Mockito
8 5 (0.22%) ERwin
9 4 (0.17%) QuickTest Pro
9 4 (0.17%) Subversion
9 4 (0.17%) Ant
10 3 (0.13%) MSI
11 2 (0.087%) LoadRunner
11 2 (0.087%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.087%) IntelliJ
General
1 965 (42.03%) Finance
2 469 (20.43%) Banking
3 270 (11.76%) Front Office
4 221 (9.63%) Investment Banking
5 105 (4.57%) Retail
6 99 (4.31%) Telecoms
7 95 (4.14%) Legal
8 53 (2.31%) Back Office
9 50 (2.18%) Marketing
10 46 (2.00%) Financial Institution
11 38 (1.66%) Manufacturing
12 27 (1.18%) Retail Banking
13 23 (1.00%) Law
14 18 (0.78%) Local Government
15 17 (0.74%) Publishing
16 13 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
17 11 (0.48%) Advertising
18 10 (0.44%) Automotive
18 10 (0.44%) French Language
19 8 (0.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 532 (23.17%) Project Manager
2 523 (22.78%) Analyst
3 273 (11.89%) Business Analyst
4 221 (9.63%) Developer
5 166 (7.23%) Consultant
6 113 (4.92%) Architect
7 94 (4.09%) Risk Analyst
8 77 (3.35%) Security Consultant
9 74 (3.22%) Programme Manager
10 67 (2.92%) Senior Analyst
11 66 (2.87%) Risk Manager
12 65 (2.83%) Java Developer
13 61 (2.66%) Senior Manager
14 51 (2.22%) Service Manager
15 43 (1.87%) C# Developer
15 43 (1.87%) Solutions Architect
16 40 (1.74%) Banking Business Analyst
17 39 (1.70%) Delivery Manager
18 38 (1.66%) Business Manager
19 37 (1.61%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (4.53%) .NET
2 55 (2.40%) HTML
3 48 (2.09%) XML
4 46 (2.00%) Spring
5 39 (1.70%) HTML5
6 38 (1.66%) Web Services
7 27 (1.18%) WCF
8 23 (1.00%) CSS
9 18 (0.78%) Middleware
9 18 (0.78%) Hibernate
9 18 (0.78%) Apache Flex
10 17 (0.74%) FIX Protocol
11 16 (0.70%) .NET Framework
11 16 (0.70%) WPF
11 16 (0.70%) JSP
12 15 (0.65%) ASP.NET
13 14 (0.61%) XSLT
14 13 (0.57%) J2EE
14 13 (0.57%) AngularJS
15 11 (0.48%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 215 (9.36%) Management Information System
2 175 (7.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 143 (6.23%) Derivative
4 136 (5.92%) Credit Risk
5 97 (4.22%) Market Risk
6 82 (3.57%) Fixed Income
7 67 (2.92%) RMADS
8 59 (2.57%) CESG
9 57 (2.48%) Equities
10 53 (2.31%) Computer Science
11 40 (1.74%) PMI
12 38 (1.66%) CESG CLAS
13 35 (1.52%) Credit Derivative
14 34 (1.48%) Mathematics
15 31 (1.35%) Data Protection Act
16 28 (1.22%) NHS
17 27 (1.18%) Equity Derivative
18 20 (0.87%) Statistics
19 19 (0.83%) Freedom of Information
20 18 (0.78%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 142 (6.18%) Windows
2 113 (4.92%) UNIX
3 89 (3.88%) Linux
4 43 (1.87%) Solaris
5 33 (1.44%) Windows 7
6 24 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (1.00%) Windows XP
8 16 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.13%) pSOS
11 3 (0.13%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.087%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.087%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.087%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.087%) VMS
12 2 (0.087%) zOS
13 1 (0.044%) AIX
13 1 (0.044%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 614 (26.74%) Project Management
2 390 (16.99%) PRINCE2
3 314 (13.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 236 (10.28%) Information Security
5 234 (10.19%) ITIL
6 229 (9.97%) Change Management
7 218 (9.49%) Business Analysis
8 194 (8.45%) Change Control
9 151 (6.58%) Programme Management
10 136 (5.92%) Project Planning
11 133 (5.79%) Analytics
12 116 (5.05%) Migration
13 115 (5.01%) Agile Software Development
14 104 (4.53%) Service Delivery
15 97 (4.22%) Service Management
16 90 (3.92%) Data Modelling
17 88 (3.83%) Low Latency
18 83 (3.61%) PRINCE
19 82 (3.57%) Risk Assessment
19 82 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 267 (11.63%) SQL
2 208 (9.06%) Java
3 116 (5.05%) C#
4 97 (4.22%) C++
5 50 (2.18%) VBA
6 40 (1.74%) Python
7 37 (1.61%) JavaScript
8 33 (1.44%) Perl
8 33 (1.44%) C
9 19 (0.83%) PL/SQL
10 16 (0.70%) T-SQL
11 15 (0.65%) Scala
12 13 (0.57%) Shell Script
13 12 (0.52%) VB
14 9 (0.39%) PowerShell
15 8 (0.35%) PHP
16 6 (0.26%) VB.NET
16 6 (0.26%) Korn
17 4 (0.17%) R
17 4 (0.17%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 211 (9.19%) Security Cleared
2 200 (8.71%) Degree
3 138 (6.01%) SC Cleared
4 127 (5.53%) CISSP
5 103 (4.49%) PMI Certification
6 87 (3.79%) CISM
7 83 (3.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 72 (3.14%) PMP
9 53 (2.31%) CISA
10 52 (2.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 42 (1.83%) ISEB
12 24 (1.05%) DV Cleared
13 21 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
14 20 (0.87%) CEH
15 18 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
16 16 (0.70%) APMP
17 14 (0.61%) CRISC
18 12 (0.52%) GIAC
19 11 (0.48%) MBA
20 8 (0.35%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (5.66%) QA
2 107 (4.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 36 (1.57%) COBIT
4 35 (1.52%) SLA
4 35 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 27 (1.18%) EMIR
6 26 (1.13%) JSP 440
7 22 (0.96%) ISO 9001
8 19 (0.83%) Basel III
9 18 (0.78%) PCI DSS
10 15 (0.65%) ISO 9000
11 14 (0.61%) CRD IV
12 13 (0.57%) Dodd-Frank
12 13 (0.57%) MiFID
13 10 (0.44%) COREP
13 10 (0.44%) FINREP
13 10 (0.44%) Solvency II
13 10 (0.44%) Data Quality
14 8 (0.35%) ISO 14001
14 8 (0.35%) Basel II
System Software
1 45 (1.96%) Active Directory
2 31 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.48%) XenApp
3 11 (0.48%) XenDesktop
4 7 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (0.17%) VMware Server
6 4 (0.17%) UAG
7 3 (0.13%) Shibboleth
8 2 (0.087%) HDFS
8 2 (0.087%) RACF
9 1 (0.044%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.044%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.044%) PowerHA
9 1 (0.044%) GridGain
9 1 (0.044%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 18 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (0.48%) Control-M
3 9 (0.39%) ARCserve
4 8 (0.35%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 5 (0.22%) SCCM
5 5 (0.22%) SCOM
5 5 (0.22%) ITRS Geneos
5 5 (0.22%) Tivoli
6 4 (0.17%) SCOrch
6 4 (0.17%) Puppet
6 4 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.17%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (0.13%) BMC PATROL
7 3 (0.13%) Nagios
7 3 (0.13%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.13%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.087%) ZENworks
8 2 (0.087%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 2 (0.087%) OpenView
8 2 (0.087%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 210 (9.15%) Microsoft
2 170 (7.40%) Oracle
3 92 (4.01%) SAP
4 44 (1.92%) VMware
5 43 (1.87%) Sybase
6 34 (1.48%) HP
6 34 (1.48%) 29West
7 32 (1.39%) Citrix
8 29 (1.26%) Cisco
9 26 (1.13%) CheckPoint
10 25 (1.09%) IBM
11 21 (0.91%) Adobe
12 20 (0.87%) Murex
13 19 (0.83%) Business Objects
14 18 (0.78%) OpenLink
15 13 (0.57%) TIBCO
15 13 (0.57%) Red Hat
15 13 (0.57%) Triple Point
16 12 (0.52%) Bloomberg
16 12 (0.52%) Remedy
London
Ashdown IT
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Cititec
Rate: £250 - 325 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £1000 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 22 hours ago
North West
Robert Walters
Rate: market rate
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cititec
Rate: COMPETITIVE
Posted: Yesterday
London
Montash
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Midlands
Montash
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Sanderson
Rate: £700 - £900 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Vadis People
Rate: C£600-650 per day depending on exp
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Rate: £325 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: From £300 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago