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 30 June 2015 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Management
Rank 103 98 83
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -15
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 1094 1127 1094
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.95% 2.09% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.52% 2.75% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 722 753 674
Average daily rate
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£475 £465 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £605
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.59% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 12
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.00 £25.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +6.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £18.90 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.17 £38.20 £39.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.25 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+6.42% +15.95%

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
43473 40914 36692
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.49% 75.97% 74.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 28028 25608 22030
Average daily rate £413 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1161 1201 1086
Average hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%

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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -7 984 £475 +0.05% 329
London -11 544 £525 - 175
City of London +16 186 £550 +4.76% 66
South East -36 130 £439 +9.68% 42
North West +14 91 £415 -2.35% 36
South West -11 68 £350 -17.30% 12
Scotland +19 64 £400 - 13
Manchester +11 44 £413 +10.73% 22
West Midlands +2 35 £425 - 27
Edinburgh +16 33 £450 -5.26% 7
Berkshire -11 33 £450 +12.50% 8
Yorkshire -7 32 £425 +14.86% 16
East of England +1 30 £500 +33.51% 12
Bristol -1 30 £345 -12.87% 1
West Yorkshire -7 30 £415 +13.69% 11
Cheshire +2 27 £400 -0.24% 13
Surrey +3 25 £433 +45.37% 5
East Midlands -20 24 £400 -17.94% 10
Hampshire -22 24 £410 +15.49% 7
Wales +3 21 £563 +59.80% 5
Leeds -6 21 £425 +16.43% 8
Buckinghamshire -1 20 £444 +43.14% 11
North East 0 19 £381 +154.16% 2
Glasgow -2 19 £350 -12.50% 5
Tyne and Wear - 16 £381 - 2
Nottingham +5 15 £408 - 1
Docklands, London +3 15 £600 +5.72% 1
Nottinghamshire +2 15 £408 - 1
South Wales -1 15 £575 +63.35% 5
Newcastle upon Tyne - 15 £375 - 1

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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.

1 959 (42.74%) Finance
2 676 (30.12%) Project Management
3 455 (20.28%) Banking
4 422 (18.81%) PRINCE2
5 393 (17.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 357 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
7 286 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
8 274 (12.21%) SQL
9 268 (11.94%) Information Security
10 263 (11.72%) Security Cleared
11 256 (11.41%) ITIL
12 240 (10.70%) Investment Banking
13 225 (10.03%) Degree
14 218 (9.71%) Microsoft
15 212 (9.45%) Change Management
16 207 (9.22%) MS Excel
17 196 (8.73%) Management Information System
18 190 (8.47%) Front Office
19 189 (8.42%) SC Cleared
20 182 (8.11%) Change Control
21 168 (7.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
22 162 (7.22%) Java
23 161 (7.17%) Oracle
24 160 (7.13%) MS Project
25 157 (7.00%) CISSP
26 151 (6.73%) Programme Management
27 147 (6.55%) Business Analysis
28 140 (6.24%) QA
29 138 (6.15%) Retail
30 126 (5.61%) Project Planning

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 77 (3.43%) SharePoint
2 36 (1.60%) SAS
3 33 (1.47%) IIS
4 28 (1.25%) WebSphere
5 17 (0.76%) Apache
5 17 (0.76%) Tomcat
6 14 (0.62%) WebSphere Application Server
7 12 (0.53%) IBM Notes
8 10 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (0.40%) CMS
9 9 (0.40%) Oracle Coherence
10 7 (0.31%) Lync
11 6 (0.27%) Documentum
11 6 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
11 6 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (0.27%) Lotus Domino
12 5 (0.22%) Apache Spark
13 4 (0.18%) JBoss
13 4 (0.18%) LiveLink
13 4 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 207 (9.22%) MS Excel
2 160 (7.13%) MS Project
3 123 (5.48%) MS Office
4 81 (3.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 73 (3.25%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.18%) Open Workbench
8 3 (0.13%) SPSS
8 3 (0.13%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.045%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.40%) RMDS
3 7 (0.31%) Primavera
4 6 (0.27%) Agresso
4 6 (0.27%) Cognos TM1
5 5 (0.22%) SAP ERP
5 5 (0.22%) Summit
6 4 (0.18%) Endur
6 4 (0.18%) CA PPM
7 3 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (0.13%) HFM
7 3 (0.13%) Front Arena
7 3 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.089%) SAP HR
8 2 (0.089%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.089%) Cognos Controller
8 2 (0.089%) SAP GRC
8 2 (0.089%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (0.22%) Office 365
3 4 (0.18%) SaaS
4 1 (0.045%) PaaS
4 1 (0.045%) Force.com
4 1 (0.045%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.045%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 56 (2.50%) Firewall
2 49 (2.18%) WAN
3 36 (1.60%) LAN
4 33 (1.47%) Internet
5 29 (1.29%) Network Security
6 20 (0.89%) SAN
7 15 (0.67%) Wireless
8 14 (0.62%) NAS
9 13 (0.58%) VLAN
10 12 (0.53%) TCP/IP
11 11 (0.49%) LDAP
11 11 (0.49%) BIG-IP
12 9 (0.40%) VPN
13 8 (0.36%) DNS
14 7 (0.31%) SMS
14 7 (0.31%) HTTP
14 7 (0.31%) MPLS
15 6 (0.27%) DMZ
15 6 (0.27%) DHCP
15 6 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (3.88%) SQL Server
2 43 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
3 40 (1.78%) Relational Database
4 29 (1.29%) Oracle Database
5 17 (0.76%) RDBMS
6 16 (0.71%) Big Data
6 16 (0.71%) Hadoop
7 13 (0.58%) KDB
7 13 (0.58%) Data Mining
7 13 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
8 12 (0.53%) MS Access
8 12 (0.53%) MySQL
9 10 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (0.36%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 7 (0.31%) QlikView
11 7 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (0.27%) NoSQL
12 6 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (0.27%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 16 (0.71%) Subversion
2 14 (0.62%) Introscope
2 14 (0.62%) HP UFT
2 14 (0.62%) JIRA
3 12 (0.53%) Maven
4 11 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (0.36%) Oracle APEX
5 8 (0.36%) JMeter
6 7 (0.31%) LoadRunner
6 7 (0.31%) Visual Studio
6 7 (0.31%) Git (software)
7 6 (0.27%) JUnit
8 5 (0.22%) Ant
8 5 (0.22%) ClearQuest
8 5 (0.22%) Selenium
8 5 (0.22%) jMock
9 4 (0.18%) TortoiseSVN
9 4 (0.18%) NetBeans
9 4 (0.18%) NUnit
9 4 (0.18%) CruiseControl
General
1 959 (42.74%) Finance
2 455 (20.28%) Banking
3 240 (10.70%) Investment Banking
4 190 (8.47%) Front Office
5 138 (6.15%) Retail
6 82 (3.65%) Legal
7 58 (2.58%) Telecoms
8 44 (1.96%) Back Office
9 38 (1.69%) Retail Banking
10 36 (1.60%) Marketing
11 32 (1.43%) Law
12 30 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
12 30 (1.34%) Financial Institution
13 20 (0.89%) Manufacturing
14 14 (0.62%) Billing
15 13 (0.58%) Military
16 10 (0.45%) Local Government
17 9 (0.40%) Advertising
17 9 (0.40%) Publishing
18 8 (0.36%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 491 (21.88%) Analyst
2 489 (21.79%) Project Manager
3 238 (10.61%) Business Analyst
4 202 (9.00%) Developer
5 160 (7.13%) Consultant
6 105 (4.68%) Architect
7 99 (4.41%) Programme Manager
8 87 (3.88%) Risk Manager
9 77 (3.43%) Risk Analyst
9 77 (3.43%) Security Consultant
10 64 (2.85%) Senior Manager
11 58 (2.58%) Security Analyst
12 53 (2.36%) Java Developer
13 48 (2.14%) Information Analyst
13 48 (2.14%) Security Manager
14 45 (2.01%) Information Security Analyst
15 44 (1.96%) Market Risk Analyst
16 42 (1.87%) Senior Analyst
16 42 (1.87%) Senior Project Manager
16 42 (1.87%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (4.06%) .NET
2 48 (2.14%) Middleware
3 35 (1.56%) XML
4 27 (1.20%) WPF
5 23 (1.02%) Java EE
5 23 (1.02%) HTML
6 21 (0.94%) JSP
6 21 (0.94%) Web Services
6 21 (0.94%) WCF
7 20 (0.89%) Spring
7 20 (0.89%) ASP.NET
8 16 (0.71%) FIX Protocol
9 15 (0.67%) J2EE
10 14 (0.62%) STL
10 14 (0.62%) Hibernate
10 14 (0.62%) .NET Framework
10 14 (0.62%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 10 (0.45%) HTML5
11 10 (0.45%) TIBCO EMS
11 10 (0.45%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 286 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
2 196 (8.73%) Management Information System
3 123 (5.48%) Market Risk
4 117 (5.21%) Derivative
5 105 (4.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 99 (4.41%) Credit Risk
7 87 (3.88%) Equities
8 70 (3.12%) Data Centre
9 65 (2.90%) Fixed Income
10 45 (2.01%) PMI
10 45 (2.01%) RMADS
11 42 (1.87%) Computer Science
12 38 (1.69%) CESG
13 37 (1.65%) Data Protection Act
14 31 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
15 30 (1.34%) NHS
16 27 (1.20%) PKI
17 25 (1.11%) Equity Derivative
18 23 (1.02%) Mathematics
19 20 (0.89%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 107 (4.77%) UNIX
2 96 (4.28%) Linux
3 94 (4.19%) Windows
4 27 (1.20%) Solaris
5 19 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (0.76%) Windows 7
7 12 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (0.27%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.18%) AIX
11 4 (0.18%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.13%) CentOS
12 3 (0.13%) Android
12 3 (0.13%) Windows NT
12 3 (0.13%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.13%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.045%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.045%) Scientific Linux
13 1 (0.045%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 676 (30.12%) Project Management
2 422 (18.81%) PRINCE2
3 393 (17.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 357 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
5 268 (11.94%) Information Security
6 256 (11.41%) ITIL
7 212 (9.45%) Change Management
8 182 (8.11%) Change Control
9 151 (6.73%) Programme Management
10 147 (6.55%) Business Analysis
11 126 (5.61%) Project Planning
12 116 (5.17%) Service Delivery
13 114 (5.08%) SDLC
14 108 (4.81%) Service Management
15 106 (4.72%) Migration
15 106 (4.72%) Continuous Improvement
16 94 (4.19%) Scrum
17 89 (3.97%) Data Modelling
18 86 (3.83%) Data Protection
19 85 (3.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 274 (12.21%) SQL
2 162 (7.22%) Java
3 109 (4.86%) C#
4 81 (3.61%) C++
5 61 (2.72%) VBA
6 49 (2.18%) C
7 44 (1.96%) Python
8 33 (1.47%) JavaScript
9 29 (1.29%) Perl
10 15 (0.67%) Shell Script
11 12 (0.53%) VB
11 12 (0.53%) Scala
12 11 (0.49%) PHP
13 10 (0.45%) PL/SQL
14 7 (0.31%) Bash Shell
14 7 (0.31%) VB.NET
15 6 (0.27%) XQuery
16 5 (0.22%) T-SQL
16 5 (0.22%) R
17 4 (0.18%) XPath
Qualifications
1 263 (11.72%) Security Cleared
2 225 (10.03%) Degree
3 189 (8.42%) SC Cleared
4 157 (7.00%) CISSP
5 106 (4.72%) PMI Certification
6 103 (4.59%) CISM
7 90 (4.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 80 (3.57%) PMP
9 62 (2.76%) CISA
10 56 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 46 (2.05%) DV Cleared
12 42 (1.87%) ISEB
13 37 (1.65%) CRISC
14 30 (1.34%) APMP
15 22 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
16 17 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
17 13 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
17 13 (0.58%) GIAC
18 12 (0.53%) CISMP
19 8 (0.36%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 168 (7.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 140 (6.24%) QA
3 49 (2.18%) PCI DSS
4 40 (1.78%) SLA
5 38 (1.69%) COBIT
6 29 (1.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 26 (1.16%) P3O
8 19 (0.85%) JSP 440
9 15 (0.67%) ISO 9001
10 10 (0.45%) Solvency II
10 10 (0.45%) Dodd-Frank
11 8 (0.36%) Data Quality
11 8 (0.36%) Basel III
12 7 (0.31%) HIPAA
12 7 (0.31%) EMIR
12 7 (0.31%) Basel II
13 6 (0.27%) FATCA
14 5 (0.22%) ISO 9000
14 5 (0.22%) ISO 14001
14 5 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 41 (1.83%) Active Directory
2 26 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.27%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (0.13%) vSphere
5 3 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.13%) Apache Flume
5 3 (0.13%) HDFS
5 3 (0.13%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.089%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.089%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.089%) XenApp
6 2 (0.089%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.045%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.045%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.045%) Samba
7 1 (0.045%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.045%) Cronacle
7 1 (0.045%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 21 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (0.49%) ITRS Geneos
3 8 (0.36%) Puppet
4 6 (0.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (0.18%) Control-M
5 4 (0.18%) BladeLogic
5 4 (0.18%) SCCM
6 3 (0.13%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.13%) Nessus
6 3 (0.13%) CA Wily
7 2 (0.089%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.089%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.089%) Oozie
7 2 (0.089%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.045%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.045%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.045%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.045%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.045%) WSUS
8 1 (0.045%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 218 (9.71%) Microsoft
2 161 (7.17%) Oracle
3 76 (3.39%) SAP
4 38 (1.69%) Sybase
5 34 (1.52%) IBM
6 33 (1.47%) CheckPoint
7 32 (1.43%) VMware
8 30 (1.34%) Cisco
9 28 (1.25%) Citrix
10 27 (1.20%) HP
11 16 (0.71%) TIBCO
12 13 (0.58%) Reuters
12 13 (0.58%) Red Hat
12 13 (0.58%) F5
13 12 (0.53%) Lotus
14 10 (0.45%) Teradata
14 10 (0.45%) Murex
14 10 (0.45%) Cognos
14 10 (0.45%) Informatica
15 9 (0.40%) EMC
London
Hudson IT
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Reed Technology
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £340 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Corporate Project Solutions
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
ITecopeople
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Radley James Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £625 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Synergize Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market daily rates
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
LEXSTRA
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £160 per day + .
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Rate: From £600 to £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago