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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Management
Rank 109 110 102
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 1161 1073 1099
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.16% 1.95% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.62% 2.44% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 746 706 740
Median daily rate £475 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £401
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +4.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 18 13
Median hourly rate £27.61 £29.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.79% +7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.97 £16.20 £18.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.75 £60.00 £38.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.60 £29.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year
-4.82% +6.42%

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
44266 43889 41524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.20% 79.61% 78.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 29403 28274 26032
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 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1047 1173 1204
Median hourly rate £28.00 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.36 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.76 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 June 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 June 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 June 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 -6 1011 £488 +1.56% 218
London -14 488 £525 - 111
South East -20 120 £474 +7.92% 36
Scotland +16 104 £321 -19.75% 16
North West -11 88 £400 -3.61% 16
City of London -30 78 £525 -4.54% 46
West Midlands +11 76 £425 - 6
South West +3 67 £425 +21.42% 7
North East -32 48 £620 +55.00% 5
Yorkshire +16 45 £513 +20.58% 22
East of England +23 43 £463 -7.50% 5
Manchester -12 42 £375 -16.66% 10
Tyne and Wear -39 42 £620 +55.00% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -41 42 £620 +57.46% 1
West Yorkshire +6 41 £513 +22.02% 15
Renfrewshire -5 37 £320 +25.49%
Erskine -10 37 £320 +25.49%
Edinburgh -8 35 £400 -11.11% 11
Cheshire +6 29 £375 -1.63% 3
Hampshire +15 28 £385 -6.09% 6
Berkshire -13 28 £488 +2.63% 14
Leeds +2 25 £650 +52.94% 8
East Midlands 0 25 £469 +20.96% 10
Surrey -8 25 £450 +4.04% 6
Wales +21 24 £400 -28.88%
Birmingham +5 24 £294 -23.20% 2
South Wales +21 23 £400 -30.43%
Shropshire -8 23 £488 - 1
Buckinghamshire +15 22 £475 +7.04% 3
Telford -10 22 £488 - 1

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 969 (40.07%) Finance
2 694 (28.70%) Project Management
3 417 (17.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 410 (16.96%) Agile Software Development
5 382 (15.80%) Banking
6 352 (14.56%) Security Cleared
7 311 (12.86%) Information Security
8 261 (10.79%) PRINCE2
9 258 (10.67%) Change Management
10 254 (10.50%) ITIL
11 250 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
12 246 (10.17%) Management Information System
13 238 (9.84%) SQL
14 231 (9.55%) SC Cleared
15 220 (9.10%) Microsoft
16 215 (8.89%) CISSP
16 215 (8.89%) Degree
17 199 (8.23%) Oracle
18 191 (7.90%) Front Office
19 190 (7.86%) Programme Management
20 186 (7.69%) Java
20 186 (7.69%) MS Excel
21 160 (6.62%) Windows
22 154 (6.37%) Migration
23 152 (6.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
24 147 (6.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
24 147 (6.08%) Change Control
25 137 (5.67%) C#
25 137 (5.67%) Derivative
25 137 (5.67%) 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
1 127 (5.25%) SharePoint
2 31 (1.28%) Confluence
3 30 (1.24%) SAS
3 30 (1.24%) WebLogic
4 28 (1.16%) WebSphere
5 20 (0.83%) MS Exchange
6 16 (0.66%) Tomcat
7 13 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
8 11 (0.45%) OpenStack
8 11 (0.45%) Tuxedo
9 9 (0.37%) Apache
9 9 (0.37%) JBoss
10 8 (0.33%) Apache Spark
10 8 (0.33%) CMS
11 7 (0.29%) Oracle Coherence
12 6 (0.25%) Captiva
12 6 (0.25%) Documentum
12 6 (0.25%) Skype for Business
13 5 (0.21%) IIS
13 5 (0.21%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 186 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 128 (5.29%) MS Office
3 92 (3.80%) MS Project
4 66 (2.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 32 (1.32%) MS Visio
6 20 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
7 17 (0.70%) Open Workbench
8 8 (0.33%) SPSS
9 3 (0.12%) LaTeX
9 3 (0.12%) SmartSuite
10 2 (0.083%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.041%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.041%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.041%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 19 (0.79%) Oracle EBS R12
2 15 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.62%) Primavera
3 13 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (0.54%) Oracle Assets
4 9 (0.37%) Endur
4 9 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
5 7 (0.29%) SAP GRC
6 6 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (0.21%) Oracle Cash Management
7 5 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (0.17%) Front Arena
8 4 (0.17%) SAP BPC
8 4 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
9 3 (0.12%) Eikon
9 3 (0.12%) Lawson
9 3 (0.12%) Oracle iProcurement
9 3 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
9 3 (0.12%) Oracle Receivables
9 3 (0.12%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 23 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (0.87%) Office 365
3 17 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (0.62%) SaaS
5 9 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.33%) IaaS
7 5 (0.21%) GitHub
8 3 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.12%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.083%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.083%) PaaS
9 2 (0.083%) SuccessFactors
9 2 (0.083%) Yammer
10 1 (0.041%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.041%) Force.com
10 1 (0.041%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.041%) Taleo
10 1 (0.041%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 88 (3.64%) Firewall
2 58 (2.40%) Internet
3 46 (1.90%) SAN
4 32 (1.32%) HTTP
5 31 (1.28%) WAN
6 29 (1.20%) Extranet
6 29 (1.20%) LAN
7 26 (1.08%) DNS
7 26 (1.08%) Network Security
8 25 (1.03%) DHCP
9 24 (0.99%) TCP/IP
10 21 (0.87%) VPN
11 19 (0.79%) IPsec
12 18 (0.74%) FTP
12 18 (0.74%) NAS
13 17 (0.70%) Wireless
14 14 (0.58%) SMTP
15 13 (0.54%) Intrusion Detection
16 10 (0.41%) SSH
17 9 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 38 (1.57%) Big Data
3 34 (1.41%) Oracle Database
4 28 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
5 26 (1.08%) Relational Database
6 15 (0.62%) Data Mining
6 15 (0.62%) RDBMS
7 13 (0.54%) MongoDB
8 12 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
9 11 (0.45%) DB2
9 11 (0.45%) NoSQL
9 11 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
9 11 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
9 11 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (0.41%) QlikView
11 9 (0.37%) OLAP
11 9 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (0.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 50 (2.07%) JIRA
2 22 (0.91%) Maven
3 17 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 16 (0.66%) Git (software)
5 13 (0.54%) TeamCity
6 11 (0.45%) Subversion
7 10 (0.41%) Selenium
7 10 (0.41%) SoapUI
8 9 (0.37%) Jenkins
9 8 (0.33%) JUnit
9 8 (0.33%) SpecFlow
10 7 (0.29%) ClearCase
10 7 (0.29%) Metasploit
11 6 (0.25%) HP UFT
11 6 (0.25%) Vagrant
12 5 (0.21%) AppScan
12 5 (0.21%) PowerDesigner
12 5 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (0.21%) Visual Studio
13 4 (0.17%) NuGet
General
1 969 (40.07%) Finance
2 382 (15.80%) Banking
3 191 (7.90%) Front Office
4 119 (4.92%) Investment Banking
5 118 (4.88%) Retail
6 116 (4.80%) Legal
7 88 (3.64%) Telecoms
8 32 (1.32%) Retail Banking
9 28 (1.16%) Financial Institution
10 25 (1.03%) Law
11 20 (0.83%) Billing
11 20 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
12 19 (0.79%) Automotive
12 19 (0.79%) Back Office
12 19 (0.79%) Manufacturing
13 14 (0.58%) Marketing
14 11 (0.45%) Advertising
15 9 (0.37%) Games
16 8 (0.33%) Corporate Banking
16 8 (0.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 461 (19.07%) Project Manager
2 374 (15.47%) Analyst
3 218 (9.02%) Developer
4 212 (8.77%) Architect
5 169 (6.99%) Consultant
6 161 (6.66%) Business Analyst
7 121 (5.00%) Risk Analyst
8 118 (4.88%) IT Manager
9 108 (4.47%) Risk Manager
10 98 (4.05%) Security Consultant
11 95 (3.93%) Security Architect
12 92 (3.80%) Programme Manager
12 92 (3.80%) Senior Manager
13 78 (3.23%) Java Developer
14 71 (2.94%) Senior Project Manager
15 70 (2.89%) Delivery Manager
16 67 (2.77%) Security Manager
17 64 (2.65%) Security Analyst
17 64 (2.65%) Service Manager
18 63 (2.61%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (2.48%) .NET
2 45 (1.86%) WPF
3 43 (1.78%) FIX Protocol
4 41 (1.70%) Middleware
4 41 (1.70%) Spring
5 35 (1.45%) WinForms
6 34 (1.41%) XML
7 30 (1.24%) REST
8 21 (0.87%) HTML
9 20 (0.83%) Hibernate
10 18 (0.74%) J2EE
11 16 (0.66%) XSD
12 15 (0.62%) Servlets
13 14 (0.58%) HTML5
13 14 (0.58%) JSON
14 13 (0.54%) RabbitMQ
15 12 (0.50%) AngularJS
15 12 (0.50%) JSP
16 11 (0.45%) WCF
17 10 (0.41%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 250 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 246 (10.17%) Management Information System
3 147 (6.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 137 (5.67%) Derivative
5 124 (5.13%) Credit Risk
6 94 (3.89%) Market Risk
7 86 (3.56%) CESG
8 80 (3.31%) Data Centre
9 62 (2.56%) Fixed Income
10 58 (2.40%) Credit Derivative
10 58 (2.40%) PMI
11 52 (2.15%) Computer Science
11 52 (2.15%) Equities
12 50 (2.07%) User Experience
13 48 (1.99%) Virtual Team
14 46 (1.90%) Mathematics
15 44 (1.82%) Cryptography
16 27 (1.12%) Mainframe
17 26 (1.08%) NHS
18 24 (0.99%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 160 (6.62%) Windows
2 126 (5.21%) Linux
2 126 (5.21%) Unix
3 42 (1.74%) Windows Server
4 33 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 23 (0.95%) Solaris
8 20 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (0.70%) Windows 7
10 16 (0.66%) AIX
11 12 (0.50%) Windows Vista
12 11 (0.45%) VME
13 4 (0.17%) Android
13 4 (0.17%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.17%) SUSE
13 4 (0.17%) zOS
14 2 (0.083%) HPUX
14 2 (0.083%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.083%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 694 (28.70%) Project Management
2 417 (17.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 410 (16.96%) Agile Software Development
4 311 (12.86%) Information Security
5 261 (10.79%) PRINCE2
6 258 (10.67%) Change Management
7 254 (10.50%) ITIL
8 190 (7.86%) Programme Management
9 154 (6.37%) Migration
10 147 (6.08%) Change Control
11 121 (5.00%) SDLC
12 119 (4.92%) Cybersecurity
13 112 (4.63%) Analytics
14 109 (4.51%) Risk Assessment
15 102 (4.22%) Business Analysis
16 99 (4.09%) Continuous Improvement
16 99 (4.09%) Project Planning
17 96 (3.97%) Matrix Organization
17 96 (3.97%) Service Delivery
18 94 (3.89%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 238 (9.84%) SQL
2 186 (7.69%) Java
3 137 (5.67%) C#
4 117 (4.84%) C++
5 75 (3.10%) Python
6 48 (1.99%) C
7 41 (1.70%) PowerShell
8 39 (1.61%) VBA
9 20 (0.83%) Scala
10 19 (0.79%) T-SQL
11 17 (0.70%) Perl
12 14 (0.58%) JavaScript
12 14 (0.58%) VB
13 13 (0.54%) PL/SQL
14 11 (0.45%) COBOL
14 11 (0.45%) Shell Script
15 10 (0.41%) R
15 10 (0.41%) VBScript
16 8 (0.33%) Haskell
16 8 (0.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 352 (14.56%) Security Cleared
2 231 (9.55%) SC Cleared
3 215 (8.89%) CISSP
3 215 (8.89%) Degree
4 113 (4.67%) PMI Certification
5 111 (4.59%) CISM
6 80 (3.31%) PMP
7 76 (3.14%) CESG Certified Professional
8 59 (2.44%) CISA
9 55 (2.27%) DV Cleared
10 48 (1.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 48 (1.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 43 (1.78%) CLAS
12 36 (1.49%) CRISC
13 25 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
14 23 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
15 20 (0.83%) APMP
16 19 (0.79%) CEH
17 18 (0.74%) GIAC
17 18 (0.74%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 152 (6.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 137 (5.67%) QA
3 76 (3.14%) PCI DSS
4 61 (2.52%) RMADS
5 54 (2.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 37 (1.53%) SLA
7 29 (1.20%) Disclosure Scotland
8 25 (1.03%) COBIT
8 25 (1.03%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 17 (0.70%) Government Security Classifications
10 13 (0.54%) ISO 9001
11 12 (0.50%) Data Quality
12 9 (0.37%) Basel III
12 9 (0.37%) JSP 440
13 8 (0.33%) FINREP
14 7 (0.29%) COREP
15 6 (0.25%) ISO27005
15 6 (0.25%) P3O
15 6 (0.25%) Solvency II
16 5 (0.21%) Basel II
System Software
1 77 (3.18%) Active Directory
2 51 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (1.16%) Hyper-V
4 16 (0.66%) Docker
5 12 (0.50%) Sendmail
5 12 (0.50%) XenApp
6 9 (0.37%) vSphere
7 7 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (0.21%) Terminal Services
9 4 (0.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (0.17%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.12%) Firmware
10 3 (0.12%) Platform Symphony
10 3 (0.12%) Xen
11 2 (0.083%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.083%) Samba
11 2 (0.083%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.083%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.083%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (0.58%) SCCM
2 13 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (0.54%) NetBackup
3 11 (0.45%) Puppet
4 10 (0.41%) MIMEsweeper
4 10 (0.41%) Nessus
5 9 (0.37%) BladeLogic
5 9 (0.37%) Consul
5 9 (0.37%) Control-M
5 9 (0.37%) Graphite
5 9 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
6 8 (0.33%) logstash
6 8 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
7 7 (0.29%) Nagios
8 6 (0.25%) EMC NetWorker
8 6 (0.25%) Icinga
8 6 (0.25%) ITRS Geneos
9 5 (0.21%) BMC PATROL
9 5 (0.21%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 5 (0.21%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 220 (9.10%) Microsoft
2 199 (8.23%) Oracle
3 80 (3.31%) VMware
4 75 (3.10%) SAP
5 63 (2.61%) HP
6 57 (2.36%) Cisco
7 54 (2.23%) Citrix
8 35 (1.45%) IBM
9 33 (1.36%) CheckPoint
9 33 (1.36%) Murex
10 32 (1.32%) Sybase
11 27 (1.12%) Red Hat
12 21 (0.87%) Juniper
13 20 (0.83%) ServiceNow
14 18 (0.74%) Symantec
15 17 (0.70%) EMC
16 16 (0.66%) Intel Security
17 15 (0.62%) Calypso
18 14 (0.58%) BT
18 14 (0.58%) Sun
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