The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Management over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Management
UK
Rank 103 85 114
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +29
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 980 1246 985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.22% 2.45% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.71% 3.00% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 619 798 661
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 11 9
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.70 £21.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.80 £60.98 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-32.51% +63.00%

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
36193 41509 39855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.16% 81.76% 78.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 23989 26924 25716
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 920 1213 1044
Median hourly rate £34.50 £38.25 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.80% +53.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.16 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.71 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Risk Management
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Risk Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Management within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -17 920 £500 +4.16% 208
London -15 482 £550 +4.76% 106
South East -1 152 £475 +13.09% 21
City of London -4 82 £575 +9.52% 36
South West +13 73 £406 +1.56% 25
North West -30 59 £500 +8.69% 16
East of England +9 49 £400 -28.88% 12
West Midlands +2 47 £415 +7.85% 8
Berkshire +2 45 £444 +1.42% 3
Scotland +20 43 £450 +5.88% 11
Hampshire +14 41 £475 +5.55% 7
Manchester 0 40 £544 +42.34% 8
Bristol +8 33 £400 - 9
Buckinghamshire +7 28 £500 +22.53% 1
Edinburgh +20 24 £550 +30.95% 10
Hertfordshire +10 24 £525 - 4
Milton Keynes +7 24 £500 +21.62% 1
East Midlands +3 24 £415 +21.16% 4
Surrey +23 21 £450 -5.26% 5
Coventry -2 19 £425 -10.52%
Wiltshire +5 18 £413 +26.92% 3
Gloucestershire +4 16 £356 +42.50% 5
Warwickshire +9 13 £356 -28.75% 3
Docklands, London +7 13 £638 +15.90%
Fareham -1 12 £425 +84.78% 1
Northampton -4 12 £425 -15.00%
Northamptonshire -4 12 £425 -15.00%
Yorkshire -31 12 £475 - 8
Cheshire +13 11 £450 -20.35% 6
Cambridgeshire +12 11 £425 -11.45% 6

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 733 (38.74%) Finance
2 518 (27.38%) Project Management
3 412 (21.78%) Agile Software Development
4 372 (19.66%) Stakeholder Management
5 316 (16.70%) Information Security
6 291 (15.38%) Security Cleared
7 286 (15.12%) Banking
8 277 (14.64%) PRINCE2
9 253 (13.37%) Management Information System
10 226 (11.95%) Analytical Skills
11 219 (11.58%) Degree
12 218 (11.52%) Microsoft
13 217 (11.47%) CISSP
14 214 (11.31%) SC Cleared
15 206 (10.89%) MS Excel
16 200 (10.57%) Change Management
17 184 (9.73%) Front Office
18 181 (9.57%) SQL
19 180 (9.51%) Cybersecurity
20 151 (7.98%) Windows
20 151 (7.98%) Programme Management
21 149 (7.88%) Unix
22 148 (7.82%) Java
23 142 (7.51%) ITIL
24 131 (6.92%) Business Analysis
25 124 (6.55%) Analytics
26 118 (6.24%) CISM
27 112 (5.92%) Oracle
28 110 (5.81%) MS Project
29 108 (5.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 46 (2.43%) SharePoint
2 33 (1.74%) Apache Spark
3 21 (1.11%) Apache Pig
4 20 (1.06%) Confluence
5 16 (0.85%) SAS
6 13 (0.69%) JBoss
6 13 (0.69%) Skype for Business
7 12 (0.63%) IIS
7 12 (0.63%) WebLogic
8 10 (0.53%) WebSphere
9 9 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 8 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (0.42%) MS Exchange
11 7 (0.37%) Apache Solr
12 5 (0.26%) CMS
13 4 (0.21%) Apache
13 4 (0.21%) IBM HTTP Server
13 4 (0.21%) OpenStack
13 4 (0.21%) Oracle Coherence
14 3 (0.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 206 (10.89%) MS Excel
2 110 (5.81%) MS Project
3 106 (5.60%) MS Office
4 84 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 58 (3.07%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.58%) Open Workbench
7 10 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.21%) LaTeX
9 2 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.053%) Doxygen
10 1 (0.053%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (0.63%) Primavera
2 11 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (0.42%) Markit EDM
5 7 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (0.37%) Summit
6 6 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.32%) Maximo
6 6 (0.32%) SAP GRC
7 5 (0.26%) SAP R/3
8 4 (0.21%) CA PPM
8 4 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 3 (0.16%) HFM
9 3 (0.16%) SAP GTS
10 2 (0.11%) BigMachines
10 2 (0.11%) Magento
10 2 (0.11%) SAP CO
10 2 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
10 2 (0.11%) Sentinel
10 2 (0.11%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 32 (1.69%) IaaS
2 24 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (1.00%) SaaS
5 17 (0.90%) Office 365
6 15 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (0.63%) PaaS
8 5 (0.26%) Yammer
9 4 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.11%) Force.com
10 2 (0.11%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.053%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.053%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 100 (5.29%) Firewall
2 54 (2.85%) Network Security
3 30 (1.59%) WAN
4 23 (1.22%) IPsec
4 23 (1.22%) Wireless
5 22 (1.16%) LAN
6 21 (1.11%) Internet
7 18 (0.95%) Intrusion Detection
8 17 (0.90%) TCP/IP
9 14 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
10 13 (0.69%) VPN
11 11 (0.58%) CTI
11 11 (0.58%) LDAP
11 11 (0.58%) SAN
12 9 (0.48%) Cisco ISE
12 9 (0.48%) Skype
13 8 (0.42%) DNS
14 7 (0.37%) SMTP
14 7 (0.37%) Unified Communications
14 7 (0.37%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (4.70%) Big Data
2 71 (3.75%) SQL Server
3 57 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
3 57 (3.01%) Hadoop
4 40 (2.11%) QlikView
5 30 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
6 28 (1.48%) Relational Database
7 23 (1.22%) Apache Hive
8 21 (1.11%) HBase
8 21 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 18 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
10 17 (0.90%) Oracle Database
11 16 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
11 16 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 13 (0.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 13 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
13 12 (0.63%) Snowflake Schema
14 11 (0.58%) MongoDB
14 11 (0.58%) Qlik Sense
15 10 (0.53%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 52 (2.75%) JIRA
2 36 (1.90%) Subversion
3 20 (1.06%) Git (software)
4 13 (0.69%) Maven
5 11 (0.58%) JUnit
5 11 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (0.53%) Jenkins
7 7 (0.37%) Cucumber
7 7 (0.37%) Visual Studio
8 6 (0.32%) Selenium
8 6 (0.32%) TeamCity
9 5 (0.26%) Ant
9 5 (0.26%) JSUnit
9 5 (0.26%) LoadRunner
9 5 (0.26%) NetBeans
9 5 (0.26%) PHPUnit
10 4 (0.21%) WebDriver
11 3 (0.16%) SoapUI
11 3 (0.16%) TortoiseSVN
12 2 (0.11%) Axure RP
General
1 733 (38.74%) Finance
2 286 (15.12%) Banking
3 184 (9.73%) Front Office
4 104 (5.50%) Investment Banking
5 101 (5.34%) Legal
6 87 (4.60%) Retail
7 50 (2.64%) Telecoms
8 47 (2.48%) Financial Institution
9 35 (1.85%) Law
10 33 (1.74%) Marketing
11 32 (1.69%) Corporate Banking
12 24 (1.27%) Back Office
12 24 (1.27%) Retail Banking
13 23 (1.22%) Manufacturing
14 19 (1.00%) Local Government
15 17 (0.90%) Billing
16 14 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
17 13 (0.69%) Electronics
17 13 (0.69%) Publishing
18 8 (0.42%) French Language
Job Titles
1 329 (17.39%) Project Manager
2 317 (16.75%) Analyst
3 227 (12.00%) Developer
4 147 (7.77%) Architect
5 134 (7.08%) Business Analyst
6 111 (5.87%) Consultant
7 81 (4.28%) Security Manager
8 78 (4.12%) IT Manager
9 77 (4.07%) Java Developer
10 70 (3.70%) Risk Manager
11 68 (3.59%) Security Analyst
12 66 (3.49%) Programme Manager
13 64 (3.38%) Security Consultant
14 62 (3.28%) Risk Analyst
15 58 (3.07%) Security Architect
16 45 (2.38%) Infrastructure Manager
17 44 (2.33%) C++ Developer
18 39 (2.06%) Senior Developer
19 38 (2.01%) IT Project Manager
19 38 (2.01%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (2.43%) XML
2 44 (2.33%) Web Services
3 37 (1.96%) .NET
4 35 (1.85%) Middleware
5 30 (1.59%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 29 (1.53%) STL
7 24 (1.27%) HTML
8 21 (1.11%) WCF
9 19 (1.00%) CSS
10 15 (0.79%) WPF
11 14 (0.74%) JSON
11 14 (0.74%) XSLT
12 13 (0.69%) J2EE
12 13 (0.69%) Spring
13 12 (0.63%) Java EE
14 11 (0.58%) HTML5
15 10 (0.53%) Akka
15 10 (0.53%) AngularJS
15 10 (0.53%) REST
16 9 (0.48%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 253 (13.37%) Management Information System
2 226 (11.95%) Analytical Skills
3 108 (5.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 89 (4.70%) Data Centre
5 82 (4.33%) Derivative
6 74 (3.91%) Market Risk
7 67 (3.54%) Equities
8 57 (3.01%) CESG
8 57 (3.01%) Credit Risk
9 56 (2.96%) Fixed Income
10 53 (2.80%) Computer Science
11 47 (2.48%) Cryptography
12 44 (2.33%) Visualisation
13 43 (2.27%) Mathematics
14 41 (2.17%) PMI
15 38 (2.01%) Algorithms
16 34 (1.80%) Security Operations Centre
17 29 (1.53%) Virtual Team
18 28 (1.48%) Cyber Defence
19 27 (1.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 151 (7.98%) Windows
2 149 (7.88%) Unix
3 79 (4.18%) Linux
4 31 (1.64%) Windows Server
5 27 (1.43%) Solaris
6 17 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (0.63%) AIX
10 11 (0.58%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.32%) Windows 10
12 5 (0.26%) CentOS
12 5 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (0.26%) Windows Vista
13 4 (0.21%) Android
13 4 (0.21%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.16%) SUSE
15 2 (0.11%) HPUX
16 1 (0.053%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.053%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 518 (27.38%) Project Management
2 412 (21.78%) Agile Software Development
3 372 (19.66%) Stakeholder Management
4 316 (16.70%) Information Security
5 277 (14.64%) PRINCE2
6 200 (10.57%) Change Management
7 180 (9.51%) Cybersecurity
8 151 (7.98%) Programme Management
9 142 (7.51%) ITIL
10 131 (6.92%) Business Analysis
11 124 (6.55%) Analytics
12 108 (5.71%) Risk Assessment
13 107 (5.66%) Project Planning
14 106 (5.60%) Continuous Improvement
15 104 (5.50%) Migration
16 103 (5.44%) Change Control
17 92 (4.86%) Service Management
18 89 (4.70%) Security Management
19 87 (4.60%) Information Assurance
20 85 (4.49%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 181 (9.57%) SQL
2 148 (7.82%) Java
3 82 (4.33%) C#
4 80 (4.23%) C++
5 67 (3.54%) Scala
6 60 (3.17%) C
7 40 (2.11%) Python
8 34 (1.80%) JavaScript
9 30 (1.59%) Perl
10 28 (1.48%) T-SQL
11 19 (1.00%) Shell Script
12 16 (0.85%) PL/SQL
13 12 (0.63%) VBA
14 11 (0.58%) Haskell
15 10 (0.53%) VB
16 9 (0.48%) R
17 8 (0.42%) PHP
17 8 (0.42%) PowerShell
18 6 (0.32%) Bash Shell
19 5 (0.26%) Korn
Qualifications
1 291 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 219 (11.58%) Degree
3 217 (11.47%) CISSP
4 214 (11.31%) SC Cleared
5 118 (6.24%) CISM
6 75 (3.96%) CISA
6 75 (3.96%) PMI Certification
7 73 (3.86%) DV Cleared
8 65 (3.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 54 (2.85%) PMP
10 44 (2.33%) CEH
11 41 (2.17%) CESG Certified Professional
12 29 (1.53%) CREST Certified
12 29 (1.53%) CRISC
13 27 (1.43%) GIAC
14 26 (1.37%) BPSS Clearance
15 25 (1.32%) ISEB
16 23 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 23 (1.22%) SANS
17 22 (1.16%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (5.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 85 (4.49%) QA
3 59 (3.12%) PCI DSS
4 42 (2.22%) RMADS
5 34 (1.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 33 (1.74%) COBIT
7 22 (1.16%) MiFID
8 21 (1.11%) SLA
9 18 (0.95%) JSP 440
10 16 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
11 15 (0.79%) Data Quality
11 15 (0.79%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 13 (0.69%) Basel III
13 9 (0.48%) ISO27005
14 7 (0.37%) COSO
14 7 (0.37%) Solvency II
15 6 (0.32%) Basel II
15 6 (0.32%) Dodd-Frank
15 6 (0.32%) ISO27002
15 6 (0.32%) P3O
System Software
1 44 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 39 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.63%) HDFS
4 7 (0.37%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.16%) OpenSSH
6 3 (0.16%) PowerHA
7 2 (0.11%) IAG
7 2 (0.11%) NDS
7 2 (0.11%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 2 (0.11%) Sendmail
7 2 (0.11%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.11%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.11%) XenApp
8 1 (0.053%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.053%) Firmware
8 1 (0.053%) NFS
8 1 (0.053%) Snort
8 1 (0.053%) Squid
8 1 (0.053%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (0.58%) Control-M
2 11 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (0.42%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 8 (0.42%) Oracle Identity Management
4 7 (0.37%) Oozie
5 5 (0.26%) Nessus
5 5 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (0.26%) Puppet
6 4 (0.21%) CA Spectrum
6 4 (0.21%) ITRS Geneos
6 4 (0.21%) Nmap
7 3 (0.16%) HP SiteScope
7 3 (0.16%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.16%) OpenView
7 3 (0.16%) SCCM
7 3 (0.16%) SCOM
8 2 (0.11%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (0.11%) MIMEsweeper
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 218 (11.52%) Microsoft
2 112 (5.92%) Oracle
3 67 (3.54%) SAP
4 48 (2.54%) VMware
5 45 (2.38%) Cisco
6 29 (1.53%) HP
7 27 (1.43%) IBM
8 26 (1.37%) CheckPoint
9 24 (1.27%) Sybase
10 21 (1.11%) Cloudera
11 20 (1.06%) Citrix
11 20 (1.06%) Symantec
12 19 (1.00%) Red Hat
13 17 (0.90%) Murex
14 14 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
14 14 (0.74%) Splunk
15 13 (0.69%) ServiceNow
16 12 (0.63%) Hortonworks
16 12 (0.63%) Juniper
16 12 (0.63%) Solace
Midlands
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £250.00 - £297.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
FDM Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Wallsend, Tyne and Wear
Yoh
Rate: £41502 - £37911000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
IntaPeople
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
LA International
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Talent Spa
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Red10
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
LA International
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Rate: £350 - £395 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Volt
Rate: £850.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: From £0 to £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Rate: £22 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
LA International
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
onezeero.
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Rate: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Rate: Daily rate
Posted: 9 days ago
Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £250 - £300 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 18 days ago