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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Management
Rank 113 107 99
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 1133 1123 1118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.09% 1.97% 2.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 2.47% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 712 749 767
Median daily rate £475 £475 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.05% +1.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 7
Median hourly rate £27.62 £27.50 £28.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.43% -5.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.83 £18.76 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £54.72 £45.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.55 £27.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+0.18% -1.76%

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
44752 45442 41756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.70% 79.80% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 29560 29386 25936
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1039 1183 1176
Median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% +5.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -10 1007 £485 -1.02% 236
London -36 477 £530 +0.95% 123
South East -18 128 £475 +11.76% 31
Scotland +18 86 £323 -19.25% 25
North West -13 83 £413 -11.76% 20
South West +36 76 £413 +3.12% 6
West Midlands +11 69 £425 +0.59% 19
City of London -41 67 £548 +4.28% 47
Yorkshire +14 51 £538 +22.85% 14
West Yorkshire +10 46 £550 +29.41% 7
Edinburgh 0 44 £450 - 17
East of England +27 42 £475 +23.37% 10
Manchester -15 36 £375 -4.76% 13
East Midlands +11 34 £469 +16.09% 7
North East -33 34 £675 +66.66% 3
Hampshire +19 32 £475 +22.97% 8
Bristol +8 29 £363 -0.68% 1
Surrey +4 29 £450 -11.11% 4
Leeds -9 28 £650 +36.84% 5
Tyne and Wear -40 28 £700 +72.83% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -40 28 £700 +72.83% 1
Berkshire -18 27 £406 -4.41% 12
Cheshire +3 25 £400 -14.43% 2
Telford -8 23 £488 -
Shropshire -11 23 £488 -
Birmingham -6 21 £270 -34.93% 10
Buckinghamshire +8 19 £475 +7.04% 4
Renfrewshire -8 19 £224 -12.35%
Erskine -11 19 £224 -12.35%
Wiltshire -2 18 £463 -1.06% 1

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 994 (40.87%) Finance
2 727 (29.89%) Project Management
3 421 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
4 419 (17.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 376 (15.46%) Banking
6 363 (14.93%) Security Cleared
7 312 (12.83%) Information Security
8 267 (10.98%) PRINCE2
9 266 (10.94%) ITIL
10 260 (10.69%) Analytical Skills
11 256 (10.53%) Change Management
12 252 (10.36%) Management Information System
13 249 (10.24%) SC Cleared
14 233 (9.58%) Degree
15 226 (9.29%) Microsoft
16 225 (9.25%) CISSP
17 219 (9.00%) SQL
18 198 (8.14%) Oracle
18 198 (8.14%) MS Excel
19 195 (8.02%) Programme Management
20 181 (7.44%) Front Office
21 180 (7.40%) Java
22 160 (6.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
23 152 (6.25%) Windows
24 147 (6.04%) Migration
25 146 (6.00%) Change Control
26 140 (5.76%) MS Office
27 135 (5.55%) C#
27 135 (5.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
28 133 (5.47%) 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 (5.30%) SharePoint
2 37 (1.52%) SAS
3 30 (1.23%) Confluence
3 30 (1.23%) WebSphere
4 27 (1.11%) WebLogic
5 22 (0.90%) MS Exchange
6 13 (0.53%) Tomcat
7 12 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
8 11 (0.45%) Apache
9 10 (0.41%) Apache Spark
10 9 (0.37%) CMS
11 8 (0.33%) MS Project Server
11 8 (0.33%) Oracle Coherence
12 7 (0.29%) OpenStack
12 7 (0.29%) Skype for Business
13 6 (0.25%) JBoss
14 5 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
14 5 (0.21%) IBM Notes
14 5 (0.21%) Tuxedo
15 4 (0.16%) IIS
Applications
1 198 (8.14%) MS Excel
2 140 (5.76%) MS Office
3 100 (4.11%) MS Project
4 72 (2.96%) MS PowerPoint
5 36 (1.48%) MS Visio
6 18 (0.74%) Open Workbench
6 18 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (0.37%) SPSS
8 3 (0.12%) LaTeX
8 3 (0.12%) SmartSuite
9 2 (0.082%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.041%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.041%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.041%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 19 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 18 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.74%) Primavera
3 13 (0.53%) Oracle Assets
4 11 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
5 8 (0.33%) Endur
6 7 (0.29%) SAP GRC
7 6 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
7 6 (0.25%) Summit
8 5 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
8 5 (0.21%) Oracle Cash Management
8 5 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (0.16%) Front Arena
9 4 (0.16%) Unit4 Business World
10 3 (0.12%) Eikon
10 3 (0.12%) Lawson
10 3 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
10 3 (0.12%) Oracle Receivables
10 3 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (1.07%) Office 365
2 22 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (0.82%) SaaS
4 11 (0.45%) IaaS
5 10 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.21%) GitHub
7 4 (0.16%) PaaS
8 3 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.12%) OneDrive
8 3 (0.12%) Yammer
9 2 (0.082%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.082%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.041%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.041%) Force.com
10 1 (0.041%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.041%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 88 (3.62%) Firewall
2 64 (2.63%) Internet
3 42 (1.73%) SAN
4 36 (1.48%) HTTP
5 35 (1.44%) LAN
5 35 (1.44%) WAN
6 32 (1.32%) Network Security
7 29 (1.19%) Extranet
8 24 (0.99%) FTP
8 24 (0.99%) TCP/IP
9 22 (0.90%) DNS
10 21 (0.86%) DHCP
11 20 (0.82%) VPN
12 18 (0.74%) IPsec
12 18 (0.74%) NAS
12 18 (0.74%) Wireless
13 14 (0.58%) SMTP
14 10 (0.41%) Intrusion Detection
14 10 (0.41%) SSH
15 9 (0.37%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (4.69%) SQL Server
2 42 (1.73%) Big Data
3 35 (1.44%) Oracle Database
4 31 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (0.82%) Relational Database
6 14 (0.58%) Hadoop
6 14 (0.58%) MongoDB
7 13 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
7 13 (0.53%) Data Mining
8 12 (0.49%) RDBMS
9 11 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
9 11 (0.45%) NoSQL
9 11 (0.45%) QlikView
10 10 (0.41%) DB2
10 10 (0.41%) MySQL
11 9 (0.37%) OLAP
11 9 (0.37%) Oracle Database 10g
11 9 (0.37%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (0.33%) Oracle BI EE
12 8 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 46 (1.89%) JIRA
2 23 (0.95%) Maven
3 17 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 16 (0.66%) Git (software)
5 15 (0.62%) TeamCity
6 11 (0.45%) SoapUI
6 11 (0.45%) Subversion
7 10 (0.41%) Selenium
8 9 (0.37%) MSBuild
8 9 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (0.33%) JUnit
10 7 (0.29%) ClearCase
10 7 (0.29%) Jenkins
11 6 (0.25%) Grunt
11 6 (0.25%) gulp
11 6 (0.25%) Vagrant
12 5 (0.21%) AppScan
12 5 (0.21%) HP UFT
12 5 (0.21%) Metasploit
12 5 (0.21%) PowerDesigner
General
1 994 (40.87%) Finance
2 376 (15.46%) Banking
3 181 (7.44%) Front Office
4 120 (4.93%) Investment Banking
5 109 (4.48%) Retail
6 106 (4.36%) Legal
7 88 (3.62%) Telecoms
8 35 (1.44%) Retail Banking
9 32 (1.32%) Financial Institution
10 28 (1.15%) Law
11 22 (0.90%) Marketing
12 21 (0.86%) Back Office
12 21 (0.86%) Billing
12 21 (0.86%) Manufacturing
12 21 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
13 19 (0.78%) Automotive
14 11 (0.45%) Advertising
15 8 (0.33%) Corporate Banking
15 8 (0.33%) Local Government
16 7 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 471 (19.37%) Project Manager
2 387 (15.91%) Analyst
3 208 (8.55%) Developer
4 200 (8.22%) Architect
5 176 (7.24%) Consultant
6 164 (6.74%) Business Analyst
7 122 (5.02%) Risk Analyst
8 111 (4.56%) IT Manager
9 110 (4.52%) Risk Manager
10 103 (4.24%) Security Consultant
11 89 (3.66%) Security Architect
12 86 (3.54%) Programme Manager
13 85 (3.50%) Senior Manager
14 75 (3.08%) Security Manager
15 68 (2.80%) Java Developer
15 68 (2.80%) Security Analyst
16 67 (2.75%) Service Manager
17 66 (2.71%) Senior Project Manager
18 62 (2.55%) Infrastructure Manager
19 60 (2.47%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (2.67%) .NET
2 48 (1.97%) Middleware
3 47 (1.93%) WPF
4 41 (1.69%) FIX Protocol
4 41 (1.69%) Spring
5 39 (1.60%) WinForms
6 33 (1.36%) XML
7 31 (1.27%) REST
8 25 (1.03%) HTML
9 19 (0.78%) Hibernate
9 19 (0.78%) J2EE
10 18 (0.74%) HTML5
11 16 (0.66%) AngularJS
11 16 (0.66%) Servlets
12 15 (0.62%) XSD
13 13 (0.53%) .NET Framework
13 13 (0.53%) CSS
13 13 (0.53%) JSON
13 13 (0.53%) JSP
13 13 (0.53%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 260 (10.69%) Analytical Skills
2 252 (10.36%) Management Information System
3 135 (5.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 132 (5.43%) Derivative
5 118 (4.85%) Credit Risk
6 85 (3.50%) Data Centre
7 84 (3.45%) Market Risk
8 80 (3.29%) CESG
9 69 (2.84%) Fixed Income
10 58 (2.38%) User Experience
11 55 (2.26%) PMI
12 52 (2.14%) Equities
13 51 (2.10%) Computer Science
13 51 (2.10%) Credit Derivative
14 45 (1.85%) Virtual Team
15 43 (1.77%) Mathematics
16 42 (1.73%) Cryptography
17 28 (1.15%) Statistics
18 26 (1.07%) Hedge funds
19 25 (1.03%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 152 (6.25%) Windows
2 127 (5.22%) Unix
3 107 (4.40%) Linux
4 38 (1.56%) Windows Server
5 29 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (1.07%) Solaris
7 25 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 20 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (0.66%) AIX
10 16 (0.66%) Windows 7
11 12 (0.49%) Windows Vista
12 5 (0.21%) VME
13 4 (0.16%) SUSE
14 3 (0.12%) zOS
15 2 (0.082%) Android
15 2 (0.082%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.082%) HPUX
15 2 (0.082%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.082%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 727 (29.89%) Project Management
2 421 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
3 419 (17.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 312 (12.83%) Information Security
5 267 (10.98%) PRINCE2
6 266 (10.94%) ITIL
7 256 (10.53%) Change Management
8 195 (8.02%) Programme Management
9 147 (6.04%) Migration
10 146 (6.00%) Change Control
11 125 (5.14%) Analytics
12 122 (5.02%) SDLC
13 118 (4.85%) Cybersecurity
14 115 (4.73%) Project Planning
15 108 (4.44%) Service Delivery
16 107 (4.40%) Continuous Improvement
17 103 (4.24%) Business Analysis
18 99 (4.07%) Matrix Organization
18 99 (4.07%) Risk Assessment
19 98 (4.03%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 219 (9.00%) SQL
2 180 (7.40%) Java
3 135 (5.55%) C#
4 111 (4.56%) C++
5 76 (3.13%) Python
6 42 (1.73%) C
7 33 (1.36%) PowerShell
7 33 (1.36%) VBA
8 20 (0.82%) Scala
9 18 (0.74%) Perl
9 18 (0.74%) PL/SQL
10 16 (0.66%) JavaScript
11 15 (0.62%) T-SQL
11 15 (0.62%) VB
12 12 (0.49%) R
12 12 (0.49%) Shell Script
13 10 (0.41%) VBScript
14 8 (0.33%) MATLAB
15 7 (0.29%) Haskell
15 7 (0.29%) VB6
Qualifications
1 363 (14.93%) Security Cleared
2 249 (10.24%) SC Cleared
3 233 (9.58%) Degree
4 225 (9.25%) CISSP
5 124 (5.10%) CISM
6 110 (4.52%) PMI Certification
7 84 (3.45%) PMP
8 74 (3.04%) CESG Certified Professional
9 63 (2.59%) CISA
10 53 (2.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 47 (1.93%) DV Cleared
12 39 (1.60%) CRISC
13 36 (1.48%) CLAS
14 35 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
14 35 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 27 (1.11%) APMP
15 27 (1.11%) BPSS Clearance
16 23 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
17 20 (0.82%) CEH
17 20 (0.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 160 (6.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 133 (5.47%) QA
3 77 (3.17%) PCI DSS
4 55 (2.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 47 (1.93%) RMADS
6 40 (1.64%) SLA
7 31 (1.27%) Disclosure Scotland
8 29 (1.19%) COBIT
9 25 (1.03%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 15 (0.62%) Government Security Classifications
11 14 (0.58%) ISO 9001
12 12 (0.49%) Data Quality
12 12 (0.49%) JSP 440
13 9 (0.37%) Basel III
14 8 (0.33%) FINREP
15 7 (0.29%) COREP
16 6 (0.25%) P3O
17 5 (0.21%) FATCA
17 5 (0.21%) ISO 14001
17 5 (0.21%) Solvency II
System Software
1 77 (3.17%) Active Directory
2 49 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (0.99%) Hyper-V
4 16 (0.66%) Docker
5 12 (0.49%) Sendmail
5 12 (0.49%) XenApp
6 6 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (0.21%) Platform Symphony
7 5 (0.21%) Terminal Services
7 5 (0.21%) vSphere
8 4 (0.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (0.16%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.12%) Firmware
9 3 (0.12%) Xen
10 2 (0.082%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.082%) Samba
10 2 (0.082%) Snort
10 2 (0.082%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.082%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (0.66%) NetBackup
2 14 (0.58%) SCCM
3 11 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
3 11 (0.45%) Puppet
4 10 (0.41%) Control-M
4 10 (0.41%) MIMEsweeper
5 9 (0.37%) BladeLogic
5 9 (0.37%) Consul
5 9 (0.37%) Graphite
6 8 (0.33%) logstash
7 7 (0.29%) Nessus
8 6 (0.25%) EMC NetWorker
8 6 (0.25%) ITRS Geneos
8 6 (0.25%) McAfee ePO
9 5 (0.21%) BMC PATROL
9 5 (0.21%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 5 (0.21%) Nagios
9 5 (0.21%) RSA Archer
9 5 (0.21%) Tivoli
10 4 (0.16%) Icinga
Vendors
1 226 (9.29%) Microsoft
2 198 (8.14%) Oracle
3 73 (3.00%) SAP
4 71 (2.92%) VMware
5 61 (2.51%) Cisco
5 61 (2.51%) Citrix
6 51 (2.10%) HP
7 38 (1.56%) CheckPoint
8 35 (1.44%) IBM
9 27 (1.11%) Sybase
10 25 (1.03%) Murex
11 22 (0.90%) Red Hat
12 21 (0.86%) Symantec
13 20 (0.82%) ServiceNow
14 19 (0.78%) Juniper
15 16 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
16 15 (0.62%) Splunk
17 14 (0.58%) BT
17 14 (0.58%) EMC
17 14 (0.58%) NetApp
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