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 28 August 2016 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Management
Rank 123 104 95
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -9
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 1044 1206 1200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.96% 2.07% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.37% 2.57% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 649 799 821
Median daily rate £476 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.21% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £312 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £670 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 21 6
Median hourly rate £27.50 £38.50 £27.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +41.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.87 £23.00 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.65 £55.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £42.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-34.52% +68.00%

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
44128 46836 44243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.77% 80.32% 78.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 29130 30462 27410
Median daily rate £438 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £596 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1092 1273 1191
Median hourly rate £28.50 £31.44 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.35% +31.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 28 August 2016.

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 28 August 2016.

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 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -23 971 £485 +1.67% 205
London -35 491 £525 - 114
South East -1 133 £475 +18.01% 21
City of London -11 95 £550 +4.76% 49
South West +30 76 £415 +9.21% 14
West Midlands +11 69 £400 - 9
North West -31 67 £411 -3.23% 11
East of England +23 46 £463 -7.50% 13
Yorkshire +27 45 £525 +8.24% 16
Scotland -21 42 £450 +16.12% 9
Hampshire +31 40 £450 +16.50% 4
West Yorkshire +20 37 £650 +34.02% 8
Edinburgh -2 34 £450 +5.88% 4
Bristol +10 33 £375 +15.38% 4
Manchester -22 30 £418 +4.37% 6
Berkshire -7 28 £444 +4.71% 8
Leeds +11 27 £650 +25.00% 8
Cheshire -2 26 £400 -11.11% 2
Surrey +14 25 £510 +36.00% 2
Birmingham +2 24 £363 -17.14% 5
East Midlands 0 24 £401 -0.80% 3
Wiltshire +16 20 £485 +6.59% 2
Buckinghamshire +2 20 £525 +26.50% 2
Shropshire -2 20 - - 1
Telford -2 20 - - 1
Cambridgeshire +36 19 £469 +17.18% 2
Milton Keynes +6 18 £525 +26.50% 2
Cambridge +29 13 £456 +14.06% 2
Wales +26 12 £500 +42.85%
South Wales +22 11 £500 +42.85%

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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.

1 935 (40.06%) Finance
2 696 (29.82%) Project Management
3 413 (17.69%) Agile Software Development
4 403 (17.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 352 (15.08%) Information Security
6 348 (14.91%) Security Cleared
7 315 (13.50%) Banking
8 283 (12.13%) ITIL
9 276 (11.83%) PRINCE2
10 267 (11.44%) Management Information System
11 265 (11.35%) CISSP
12 263 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
13 252 (10.80%) Change Management
14 245 (10.50%) SC Cleared
15 237 (10.15%) Microsoft
16 219 (9.38%) Degree
17 212 (9.08%) MS Excel
18 192 (8.23%) SQL
19 187 (8.01%) Programme Management
20 167 (7.16%) Oracle
20 167 (7.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
21 163 (6.98%) Front Office
22 159 (6.81%) Java
23 156 (6.68%) CISM
24 150 (6.43%) MS Office
25 146 (6.26%) Change Control
26 142 (6.08%) Windows
27 131 (5.61%) Migration
28 129 (5.53%) SharePoint
29 127 (5.44%) QA

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
1 129 (5.53%) SharePoint
2 31 (1.33%) SAS
3 28 (1.20%) Confluence
4 26 (1.11%) MS Exchange
5 25 (1.07%) WebSphere
6 19 (0.81%) WebLogic
7 17 (0.73%) Apache Spark
8 12 (0.51%) Apache
9 11 (0.47%) Skype for Business
10 10 (0.43%) OpenStack
11 9 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
12 8 (0.34%) CMS
12 8 (0.34%) Oracle Coherence
13 6 (0.26%) MS Project Server
13 6 (0.26%) Tomcat
14 5 (0.21%) Apache Pig
14 5 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
14 5 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2007
14 5 (0.21%) IBM Notes
14 5 (0.21%) IIS
Applications
1 212 (9.08%) MS Excel
2 150 (6.43%) MS Office
3 99 (4.24%) MS Project
4 80 (3.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 43 (1.84%) MS Visio
6 24 (1.03%) Open Workbench
7 22 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
8 9 (0.39%) SPSS
9 3 (0.13%) LaTeX
10 2 (0.086%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.086%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.043%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.043%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.043%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 19 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.73%) Oracle EBS R12
2 17 (0.73%) Primavera
3 12 (0.51%) Oracle Assets
4 8 (0.34%) SAP GRC
5 7 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.21%) Endur
6 5 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.17%) BigMachines
7 4 (0.17%) Front Arena
7 4 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
8 3 (0.13%) Lawson
8 3 (0.13%) Oracle iProcurement
8 3 (0.13%) Relativity
8 3 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 3 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.13%) SAP R/3
8 3 (0.13%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 31 (1.33%) Office 365
2 23 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (0.99%) SaaS
3 22 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (0.69%) IaaS
5 8 (0.34%) PaaS
6 6 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.21%) GitHub
7 5 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.17%) OneDrive
8 4 (0.17%) Yammer
9 2 (0.086%) Force.com
10 1 (0.043%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.043%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.043%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.043%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 92 (3.94%) Firewall
2 66 (2.83%) Internet
3 38 (1.63%) Network Security
3 38 (1.63%) SAN
4 37 (1.59%) WAN
5 36 (1.54%) HTTP
6 29 (1.24%) Extranet
7 26 (1.11%) FTP
7 26 (1.11%) LAN
8 25 (1.07%) IPsec
9 21 (0.90%) DNS
10 20 (0.86%) DHCP
10 20 (0.86%) TCP/IP
10 20 (0.86%) Wireless
11 17 (0.73%) SMTP
12 15 (0.64%) NAS
12 15 (0.64%) VPN
13 12 (0.51%) Intrusion Detection
13 12 (0.51%) SSH
14 10 (0.43%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (4.07%) SQL Server
2 49 (2.10%) Big Data
3 26 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (1.11%) Oracle Database
4 23 (0.99%) Hadoop
5 16 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
5 16 (0.69%) MongoDB
6 15 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
7 14 (0.60%) Relational Database
8 13 (0.56%) MySQL
8 13 (0.56%) QlikView
9 12 (0.51%) Data Mining
10 11 (0.47%) NoSQL
11 9 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (0.34%) DB2
12 8 (0.34%) Oracle BI EE
12 8 (0.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (0.30%) GIS
13 7 (0.30%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 46 (1.97%) JIRA
2 26 (1.11%) Maven
3 19 (0.81%) Subversion
4 18 (0.77%) Git (software)
5 17 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 15 (0.64%) TeamCity
7 13 (0.56%) SoapUI
8 11 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (0.39%) MSBuild
10 8 (0.34%) Jenkins
10 8 (0.34%) JUnit
11 7 (0.30%) ClearCase
11 7 (0.30%) Visual Studio
12 6 (0.26%) Ant
12 6 (0.26%) Grunt
12 6 (0.26%) gulp
12 6 (0.26%) Selenium
12 6 (0.26%) Vagrant
13 5 (0.21%) AppScan
13 5 (0.21%) Metasploit
General
1 935 (40.06%) Finance
2 315 (13.50%) Banking
3 163 (6.98%) Front Office
4 111 (4.76%) Legal
5 108 (4.63%) Investment Banking
6 81 (3.47%) Retail
7 71 (3.04%) Telecoms
8 32 (1.37%) Financial Institution
8 32 (1.37%) Law
9 23 (0.99%) Back Office
9 23 (0.99%) Marketing
10 20 (0.86%) Billing
10 20 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
11 18 (0.77%) Automotive
11 18 (0.77%) Retail Banking
12 17 (0.73%) Manufacturing
13 12 (0.51%) Local Government
14 9 (0.39%) Publishing
15 8 (0.34%) French Language
16 7 (0.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 461 (19.75%) Project Manager
2 358 (15.34%) Analyst
3 189 (8.10%) Architect
3 189 (8.10%) Developer
4 171 (7.33%) Consultant
5 149 (6.38%) Business Analyst
6 111 (4.76%) IT Manager
7 100 (4.28%) Security Consultant
8 99 (4.24%) Risk Analyst
9 98 (4.20%) Risk Manager
10 92 (3.94%) Security Architect
11 85 (3.64%) Programme Manager
12 75 (3.21%) Security Manager
12 75 (3.21%) Senior Manager
13 72 (3.08%) Security Analyst
14 60 (2.57%) Service Manager
15 59 (2.53%) Infrastructure Manager
16 57 (2.44%) Senior Project Manager
17 52 (2.23%) Delivery Manager
17 52 (2.23%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (2.31%) .NET
2 44 (1.89%) WPF
3 43 (1.84%) Middleware
4 40 (1.71%) Spring
5 36 (1.54%) FIX Protocol
6 34 (1.46%) WinForms
7 31 (1.33%) XML
8 28 (1.20%) HTML
9 27 (1.16%) REST
10 19 (0.81%) Web Services
11 18 (0.77%) Hibernate
12 17 (0.73%) AngularJS
12 17 (0.73%) CSS
12 17 (0.73%) J2EE
13 16 (0.69%) HTML5
13 16 (0.69%) WCF
14 14 (0.60%) Java EE
15 13 (0.56%) Akka
15 13 (0.56%) ASP.NET
15 13 (0.56%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 267 (11.44%) Management Information System
2 263 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
3 121 (5.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 105 (4.50%) Derivative
5 102 (4.37%) Data Centre
6 91 (3.90%) CESG
6 91 (3.90%) Credit Risk
7 71 (3.04%) Market Risk
8 69 (2.96%) Fixed Income
9 59 (2.53%) User Experience
10 57 (2.44%) PMI
11 50 (2.14%) Equities
12 49 (2.10%) Computer Science
13 48 (2.06%) Cryptography
14 47 (2.01%) Virtual Team
15 38 (1.63%) Credit Derivative
16 36 (1.54%) Mathematics
17 35 (1.50%) Statistics
18 31 (1.33%) Security Operations Centre
19 29 (1.24%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 142 (6.08%) Windows
2 111 (4.76%) Unix
3 74 (3.17%) Linux
4 36 (1.54%) Windows Server
5 28 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (1.03%) Solaris
6 24 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (0.69%) AIX
8 16 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (0.60%) Windows Vista
10 13 (0.56%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.21%) SUSE
12 4 (0.17%) zOS
13 3 (0.13%) CentOS
13 3 (0.13%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.086%) Android
14 2 (0.086%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.086%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.086%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 696 (29.82%) Project Management
2 413 (17.69%) Agile Software Development
3 403 (17.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 352 (15.08%) Information Security
5 283 (12.13%) ITIL
6 276 (11.83%) PRINCE2
7 252 (10.80%) Change Management
8 187 (8.01%) Programme Management
9 146 (6.26%) Change Control
10 131 (5.61%) Migration
11 127 (5.44%) Cybersecurity
12 120 (5.14%) Analytics
13 119 (5.10%) Project Planning
14 117 (5.01%) Business Analysis
14 117 (5.01%) Service Delivery
15 108 (4.63%) Continuous Improvement
16 102 (4.37%) Service Management
17 100 (4.28%) SDLC
18 98 (4.20%) Information Assurance
19 97 (4.16%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 192 (8.23%) SQL
2 159 (6.81%) Java
3 117 (5.01%) C#
4 88 (3.77%) C++
5 74 (3.17%) Python
6 46 (1.97%) C
7 37 (1.59%) PowerShell
8 27 (1.16%) Scala
9 25 (1.07%) VBA
10 22 (0.94%) Perl
11 19 (0.81%) JavaScript
12 17 (0.73%) PL/SQL
13 15 (0.64%) R
14 14 (0.60%) Shell Script
15 12 (0.51%) VB
16 10 (0.43%) Haskell
16 10 (0.43%) VBScript
17 9 (0.39%) MATLAB
18 8 (0.34%) T-SQL
19 6 (0.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 348 (14.91%) Security Cleared
2 265 (11.35%) CISSP
3 245 (10.50%) SC Cleared
4 219 (9.38%) Degree
5 156 (6.68%) CISM
6 104 (4.46%) PMI Certification
7 84 (3.60%) CESG Certified Professional
8 77 (3.30%) PMP
9 73 (3.13%) CISA
10 55 (2.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 49 (2.10%) CRISC
12 46 (1.97%) DV Cleared
13 35 (1.50%) CLAS
14 34 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
15 31 (1.33%) CEH
15 31 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 28 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
17 27 (1.16%) BPSS Clearance
18 22 (0.94%) ISEB
19 21 (0.90%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 167 (7.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 127 (5.44%) QA
3 88 (3.77%) PCI DSS
4 52 (2.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 48 (2.06%) RMADS
6 45 (1.93%) COBIT
7 35 (1.50%) SLA
8 28 (1.20%) Disclosure Scotland
9 26 (1.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 16 (0.69%) Government Security Classifications
10 16 (0.69%) JSP 440
11 14 (0.60%) Basel III
12 9 (0.39%) COSO
12 9 (0.39%) Data Quality
13 7 (0.30%) FINREP
13 7 (0.30%) ISO 9001
14 6 (0.26%) COREP
15 5 (0.21%) FATCA
15 5 (0.21%) P3O
15 5 (0.21%) Solvency II
System Software
1 73 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 46 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (0.94%) Hyper-V
4 16 (0.69%) Docker
5 13 (0.56%) Sendmail
5 13 (0.56%) XenApp
6 5 (0.21%) Platform Symphony
6 5 (0.21%) Terminal Services
6 5 (0.21%) vSphere
7 4 (0.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (0.17%) Firmware
7 4 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.13%) Time Sharing Option
8 3 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.13%) Xen
9 2 (0.086%) NetIQ eDirectory
9 2 (0.086%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.086%) Samba
9 2 (0.086%) Snort
9 2 (0.086%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (0.56%) NetBackup
2 12 (0.51%) Puppet
3 9 (0.39%) Consul
3 9 (0.39%) Graphite
3 9 (0.39%) SCCM
4 8 (0.34%) Control-M
4 8 (0.34%) logstash
4 8 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
5 7 (0.30%) BladeLogic
5 7 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (0.30%) Nessus
6 6 (0.26%) EMC NetWorker
6 6 (0.26%) ITRS Geneos
7 5 (0.21%) BMC PATROL
7 5 (0.21%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 5 (0.21%) Nagios
7 5 (0.21%) Tivoli
8 4 (0.17%) Icinga
9 3 (0.13%) Cacti
9 3 (0.13%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 237 (10.15%) Microsoft
2 167 (7.16%) Oracle
3 70 (3.00%) Cisco
3 70 (3.00%) SAP
4 63 (2.70%) VMware
5 62 (2.66%) Citrix
6 53 (2.27%) HP
7 38 (1.63%) CheckPoint
8 36 (1.54%) IBM
9 21 (0.90%) ServiceNow
10 18 (0.77%) Murex
11 16 (0.69%) Juniper
11 16 (0.69%) Red Hat
12 15 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
12 15 (0.64%) Splunk
12 15 (0.64%) Sybase
13 12 (0.51%) Sun
14 11 (0.47%) Bloomberg
14 11 (0.47%) BT
15 10 (0.43%) NetApp
London
Spring Technology
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Computer People
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum £32,000 - £42,000 plus £6,000 car al
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £650 - £710 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Rate: £450 - £500 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
London
PCR
Rate: £500.00 - £525 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
The People Network
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £600-£800 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £700 per day + NEGIOTIABLE
Posted: 6 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Elevate Direct
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £700 - £751 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Portsmouth City Council
Rate: £33,105 - £36,937 p.a.) plus a market supplement payment of £4,670 p.a
Posted: 22 days ago
North East England
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: Excellent
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £0 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 days ago