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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Management
Rank 98 109 99
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 1281 1050 1120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.39% 1.91% 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 2.40% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 838 683 748
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £312 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £650 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 17
Median hourly rate £33.75 £29.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.37% +7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £12.95 £13.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.95 £60.00 £38.87
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +9.25%

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
43957 43706 42107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.92% 79.33% 77.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 29196 27767 26626
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 £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1024 1244 1239
Median hourly rate £28.50 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.83 £12.36 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +15 1129 £488 +2.63% 256
London +4 570 £525 - 136
South East -13 136 £430 +1.17% 37
North West +13 124 £419 +16.72% 21
Scotland +21 114 £325 -18.75% 20
City of London -4 85 £525 -4.54% 47
West Midlands +27 84 £388 -6.62% 14
South West -12 63 £425 +19.71% 10
North East -20 52 £413 +20.43% 5
Manchester +2 51 £375 -16.66% 8
Tyne and Wear -20 47 £375 +5.63% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne -23 47 £375 +5.63% 3
Cheshire +11 42 £381 +22.00% 4
Edinburgh +3 42 £459 +14.75% 12
East of England +23 39 £425 -15.00% 6
Hampshire +14 38 £385 -6.09% 2
Renfrewshire -8 37 £320 +18.51%
Erskine -9 37 £320 +18.51%
Yorkshire +6 32 £416 -4.85% 22
Berkshire -3 30 £488 +27.45% 11
Birmingham +13 28 £300 -27.71% 7
Surrey -15 25 £463 -4.63% 9
West Yorkshire -6 24 £393 -10.28% 17
East Midlands +9 23 £500 +21.95% 3
Buckinghamshire +11 21 £475 +5.55% 4
Warrington +2 21 £438 +70.73%
Bristol -8 21 £375 +7.14% 3
Shropshire -18 20 £488 +21.87% 1
Telford -18 19 £488 +21.87% 1
Bromley - 19 £425 -

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 999 (40.51%) Finance
2 709 (28.75%) Project Management
3 410 (16.63%) Agile Software Development
4 402 (16.30%) Banking
5 366 (14.84%) Security Cleared
6 336 (13.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 335 (13.58%) Information Security
8 284 (11.52%) Change Management
9 279 (11.31%) PRINCE2
10 262 (10.62%) Management Information System
11 249 (10.10%) ITIL
12 247 (10.02%) Analytical Skills
13 244 (9.89%) SQL
14 240 (9.73%) SC Cleared
15 221 (8.96%) Microsoft
16 216 (8.76%) CISSP
17 214 (8.68%) Degree
18 202 (8.19%) MS Excel
18 202 (8.19%) Front Office
19 189 (7.66%) Oracle
20 187 (7.58%) Programme Management
21 182 (7.38%) Java
22 180 (7.30%) Windows
23 164 (6.65%) Migration
24 156 (6.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
25 154 (6.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
26 146 (5.92%) Change Control
27 139 (5.64%) Derivative
27 139 (5.64%) QA
28 135 (5.47%) Credit Risk

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
1 127 (5.15%) SharePoint
2 31 (1.26%) SAS
3 29 (1.18%) Confluence
4 25 (1.01%) WebSphere
5 24 (0.97%) WebLogic
6 16 (0.65%) MS Exchange
7 15 (0.61%) Tomcat
8 13 (0.53%) Tuxedo
8 13 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
9 11 (0.45%) CMS
9 11 (0.45%) OpenStack
10 9 (0.36%) JBoss
11 8 (0.32%) Apache Spark
11 8 (0.32%) IIS
12 6 (0.24%) Captiva
12 6 (0.24%) Documentum
12 6 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (0.24%) Skype for Business
13 5 (0.20%) MS Project Server
13 5 (0.20%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 202 (8.19%) MS Excel
2 130 (5.27%) MS Office
3 101 (4.10%) MS Project
4 59 (2.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 35 (1.42%) MS Visio
6 18 (0.73%) Open Workbench
7 11 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
8 9 (0.36%) SPSS
9 5 (0.20%) SmartSuite
10 3 (0.12%) LaTeX
11 2 (0.081%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.041%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.041%) Photoshop
12 1 (0.041%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 18 (0.73%) Oracle EBS R12
2 13 (0.53%) Oracle Assets
2 13 (0.53%) Primavera
3 12 (0.49%) Endur
4 11 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
4 11 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
5 8 (0.32%) SAP GRC
6 7 (0.28%) Summit
7 5 (0.20%) Oracle Cash Management
7 5 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (0.16%) Front Arena
8 4 (0.16%) SAP BPC
9 3 (0.12%) Eikon
9 3 (0.12%) Oracle iProcurement
9 3 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
9 3 (0.12%) Oracle Receivables
9 3 (0.12%) TradeThru
10 2 (0.081%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 25 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (0.69%) Office 365
4 14 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (0.45%) SaaS
6 9 (0.36%) IaaS
7 5 (0.20%) GitHub
8 3 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.12%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.081%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.081%) PaaS
9 2 (0.081%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.041%) Force.com
10 1 (0.041%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.041%) Taleo
10 1 (0.041%) Trello
10 1 (0.041%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 91 (3.69%) Firewall
2 47 (1.91%) Internet
3 43 (1.74%) SAN
4 30 (1.22%) LAN
5 29 (1.18%) WAN
6 28 (1.14%) Extranet
6 28 (1.14%) HTTP
7 27 (1.09%) TCP/IP
8 25 (1.01%) Network Security
9 24 (0.97%) DNS
9 24 (0.97%) VPN
10 23 (0.93%) DHCP
11 18 (0.73%) Wireless
12 17 (0.69%) NAS
13 16 (0.65%) IPsec
14 14 (0.57%) FTP
14 14 (0.57%) Intrusion Detection
15 12 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
16 11 (0.45%) SMTP
17 10 (0.41%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (5.11%) SQL Server
2 41 (1.66%) Big Data
3 34 (1.38%) Oracle Database
4 31 (1.26%) Relational Database
5 28 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 18 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (0.69%) RDBMS
8 16 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (0.61%) Data Mining
10 12 (0.49%) MongoDB
10 12 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
11 11 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
12 10 (0.41%) DB2
12 10 (0.41%) Hadoop
12 10 (0.41%) MS Access
12 10 (0.41%) NoSQL
13 9 (0.36%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 51 (2.07%) JIRA
2 19 (0.77%) Maven
3 15 (0.61%) TeamCity
4 14 (0.57%) Git (software)
4 14 (0.57%) SpecFlow
5 12 (0.49%) Jenkins
6 11 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (0.45%) Selenium
7 9 (0.36%) FitNesse
7 9 (0.36%) Subversion
8 8 (0.32%) JUnit
8 8 (0.32%) SoapUI
9 6 (0.24%) HP UFT
9 6 (0.24%) Metasploit
10 5 (0.20%) PowerDesigner
10 5 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (0.20%) Vagrant
10 5 (0.20%) Visual Studio
11 4 (0.16%) AppScan
11 4 (0.16%) Hudson
General
1 999 (40.51%) Finance
2 402 (16.30%) Banking
3 202 (8.19%) Front Office
4 129 (5.23%) Retail
5 123 (4.99%) Investment Banking
6 114 (4.62%) Legal
7 82 (3.33%) Telecoms
8 36 (1.46%) Retail Banking
9 27 (1.09%) Financial Institution
10 26 (1.05%) Back Office
10 26 (1.05%) Law
11 23 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
12 21 (0.85%) Manufacturing
13 19 (0.77%) Billing
14 15 (0.61%) Marketing
15 13 (0.53%) Advertising
15 13 (0.53%) Automotive
16 12 (0.49%) Games
17 8 (0.32%) Publishing
18 7 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 478 (19.38%) Project Manager
2 386 (15.65%) Analyst
3 220 (8.92%) Developer
4 194 (7.87%) Architect
5 185 (7.50%) Consultant
6 174 (7.06%) Business Analyst
7 124 (5.03%) IT Manager
8 114 (4.62%) Risk Analyst
9 108 (4.38%) Risk Manager
10 107 (4.34%) Security Consultant
11 98 (3.97%) Senior Manager
12 91 (3.69%) Programme Manager
13 81 (3.28%) Delivery Manager
14 79 (3.20%) Java Developer
15 76 (3.08%) Security Architect
15 76 (3.08%) Senior Project Manager
16 74 (3.00%) Security Analyst
17 71 (2.88%) Security Manager
18 69 (2.80%) Change Manager
19 63 (2.55%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (2.68%) .NET
2 42 (1.70%) WPF
3 41 (1.66%) FIX Protocol
4 40 (1.62%) Middleware
4 40 (1.62%) XML
5 31 (1.26%) Spring
6 30 (1.22%) WinForms
7 28 (1.14%) REST
8 20 (0.81%) J2EE
9 17 (0.69%) Hibernate
9 17 (0.69%) HTML
10 15 (0.61%) Servlets
11 14 (0.57%) XSD
12 13 (0.53%) RabbitMQ
13 12 (0.49%) JSP
13 12 (0.49%) STL
14 11 (0.45%) JMS
14 11 (0.45%) JSON
14 11 (0.45%) WCF
15 10 (0.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 262 (10.62%) Management Information System
2 247 (10.02%) Analytical Skills
3 154 (6.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 139 (5.64%) Derivative
5 135 (5.47%) Credit Risk
6 99 (4.01%) Market Risk
7 84 (3.41%) CESG
8 80 (3.24%) Data Centre
9 63 (2.55%) Credit Derivative
10 61 (2.47%) PMI
11 51 (2.07%) Fixed Income
12 50 (2.03%) Equities
12 50 (2.03%) Mathematics
13 49 (1.99%) Computer Science
14 46 (1.87%) User Experience
15 40 (1.62%) Cryptography
16 34 (1.38%) NHS
17 29 (1.18%) Mainframe
18 28 (1.14%) Hedge funds
19 25 (1.01%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 180 (7.30%) Windows
2 133 (5.39%) Linux
3 126 (5.11%) Unix
4 50 (2.03%) Windows Server
5 39 (1.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 35 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 27 (1.09%) Solaris
9 26 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (0.69%) AIX
10 17 (0.69%) Windows 7
11 13 (0.53%) VME
12 9 (0.36%) Windows Vista
13 4 (0.16%) Android
13 4 (0.16%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.16%) SUSE
13 4 (0.16%) zOS
14 2 (0.081%) HPUX
14 2 (0.081%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.081%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 709 (28.75%) Project Management
2 410 (16.63%) Agile Software Development
3 336 (13.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 335 (13.58%) Information Security
5 284 (11.52%) Change Management
6 279 (11.31%) PRINCE2
7 249 (10.10%) ITIL
8 187 (7.58%) Programme Management
9 164 (6.65%) Migration
10 146 (5.92%) Change Control
11 132 (5.35%) Risk Assessment
12 121 (4.91%) SDLC
13 105 (4.26%) Analytics
13 105 (4.26%) Service Delivery
14 100 (4.06%) Business Analysis
14 100 (4.06%) Information Assurance
15 98 (3.97%) Resource Management
16 96 (3.89%) Security Architecture
17 95 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
18 94 (3.81%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 244 (9.89%) SQL
2 182 (7.38%) Java
3 131 (5.31%) C#
4 122 (4.95%) C++
5 65 (2.64%) Python
6 46 (1.87%) PowerShell
7 40 (1.62%) C
8 39 (1.58%) VBA
9 24 (0.97%) T-SQL
10 18 (0.73%) Scala
11 15 (0.61%) Perl
12 14 (0.57%) JavaScript
13 13 (0.53%) COBOL
13 13 (0.53%) VB
14 12 (0.49%) R
15 10 (0.41%) VBScript
16 8 (0.32%) PHP
16 8 (0.32%) PL/SQL
16 8 (0.32%) VB6
17 7 (0.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 366 (14.84%) Security Cleared
2 240 (9.73%) SC Cleared
3 216 (8.76%) CISSP
4 214 (8.68%) Degree
5 132 (5.35%) CISM
6 110 (4.46%) PMI Certification
7 82 (3.33%) PMP
8 74 (3.00%) DV Cleared
9 68 (2.76%) CESG Certified Professional
10 59 (2.39%) CISA
11 53 (2.15%) CLAS
11 53 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 52 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 28 (1.14%) APMP
13 28 (1.14%) CRISC
14 25 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
15 24 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
16 21 (0.85%) CEH
17 20 (0.81%) PhD
18 18 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 156 (6.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 139 (5.64%) QA
3 86 (3.49%) PCI DSS
4 64 (2.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 53 (2.15%) RMADS
6 45 (1.82%) SLA
7 39 (1.58%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 27 (1.09%) Disclosure Scotland
9 26 (1.05%) COBIT
10 19 (0.77%) Government Security Classifications
11 15 (0.61%) JSP 440
12 13 (0.53%) ISO 9001
13 11 (0.45%) Data Quality
14 10 (0.41%) ISO27005
15 8 (0.32%) Basel III
15 8 (0.32%) FINREP
16 7 (0.28%) COREP
16 7 (0.28%) P3O
17 6 (0.24%) Solvency II
18 5 (0.20%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 77 (3.12%) Active Directory
2 54 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (1.18%) Hyper-V
4 14 (0.57%) Docker
5 12 (0.49%) XenApp
6 10 (0.41%) Sendmail
6 10 (0.41%) vSphere
7 9 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (0.20%) Terminal Services
9 4 (0.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (0.16%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.12%) Firmware
11 2 (0.081%) HDFS
11 2 (0.081%) Platform Symphony
11 2 (0.081%) Samba
11 2 (0.081%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.081%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.081%) Xen
12 1 (0.041%) ACF2
12 1 (0.041%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 14 (0.57%) SCCM
2 13 (0.53%) NetBackup
3 12 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
4 10 (0.41%) McAfee ePO
4 10 (0.41%) MIMEsweeper
4 10 (0.41%) Puppet
5 9 (0.36%) Nessus
6 8 (0.32%) Graphite
6 8 (0.32%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (0.24%) EMC NetWorker
7 6 (0.24%) logstash
7 6 (0.24%) Nagios
7 6 (0.24%) RSA Archer
8 5 (0.20%) BMC PATROL
8 5 (0.20%) Control-M
8 5 (0.20%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 5 (0.20%) Icinga
8 5 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
9 4 (0.16%) BladeLogic
10 3 (0.12%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 221 (8.96%) Microsoft
2 189 (7.66%) Oracle
3 84 (3.41%) VMware
4 77 (3.12%) SAP
5 66 (2.68%) HP
6 58 (2.35%) Cisco
7 50 (2.03%) Citrix
8 47 (1.91%) Murex
9 34 (1.38%) CheckPoint
9 34 (1.38%) IBM
9 34 (1.38%) Sybase
10 29 (1.18%) Red Hat
11 25 (1.01%) Calypso
11 25 (1.01%) Juniper
12 21 (0.85%) ServiceNow
13 18 (0.73%) Symantec
14 17 (0.69%) Intel Security
15 16 (0.65%) EMC
16 14 (0.57%) Bloomberg
17 13 (0.53%) BEA
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