The table below looks at the statistics for the Risk Manager role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Manager
Rank 549 532 471
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -61
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Manager 63 62 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.12% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 38 38
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£488 £450 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.27% -12.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £295 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £634 £680
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £313 £423
% change year-on-year
+44.00% -26.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51545 49678 43330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.34% 92.37% 92.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 31452 30529 24746
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2047 1994 2137
Average hourly rate £17.41 £17.50 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.50% -4.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -

Risk Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Risk Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Risk Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Risk Manager
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Risk Manager within the UK.

Risk Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Risk Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Risk Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Risk Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Risk Manager within the UK.

Risk Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Risk Manager
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 Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 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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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 -14 60 £488 +8.27% 32
London -5 40 £563 +12.50% 12
City of London +28 15 £625 +8.69% 3
South East -7 9 £350 +12.90% 4
North West -20 4 £600 +88.23% 2
Milton Keynes +6 3 £450 +60.71%
West Yorkshire -1 3 £450 -25.00% 5
Berkshire -2 3 - -
Buckinghamshire -2 3 £450 +60.71%
Hampshire -6 3 £345 - 2
Yorkshire -10 3 £450 -25.00% 7
Manchester -14 3 £600 +9.09% 1
Bedfordshire - 3 £450 -
East of England - 3 £450 -
Scotland -1 2 - - 1
Nottinghamshire -9 2 £410 - 1
East Midlands -12 2 £410 - 5
Edinburgh -16 2 - - 1
Bedford - 2 £450 -
Cambridge - 2 £450 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £450 -
Reading - 2 - -
Knutsford +3 1 £425 +30.76%
Halifax -1 1 £450 - 2
Nottingham -5 1 £410 -
Leeds -6 1 £450 -25.00% 1
Cheshire -9 1 £425 +36.00%
Andover - 1 £350 -
Brentford - 1 £425 -
Slough - 1 - -

Risk Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Risk Manager in their job title 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 with Risk Manager in their job title.

1 75 (56.39%) Risk Management
2 55 (41.35%) Finance
3 37 (27.82%) Banking
4 31 (23.31%) Project Management
5 23 (17.29%) Credit Risk
6 18 (13.53%) Information Security
7 15 (11.28%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (10.53%) Market Risk
9 11 (8.27%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (8.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 11 (8.27%) Degree
10 10 (7.52%) PRINCE2
10 10 (7.52%) Management Information System
10 10 (7.52%) Front Office
10 10 (7.52%) Security Cleared
11 9 (6.77%) SC Cleared
11 9 (6.77%) CISSP
11 9 (6.77%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (6.77%) Investment Banking
12 8 (6.02%) Retail
12 8 (6.02%) ITIL
12 8 (6.02%) CISA
12 8 (6.02%) CISM
13 7 (5.26%) Security Management
13 7 (5.26%) COBIT
13 7 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
13 7 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (5.26%) People Management
14 6 (4.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 6 (4.51%) Asset Management

Risk Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Risk Manager in their job title 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 with Risk Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.50%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.26%) MS Office
2 3 (2.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.75%) PowerCenter
1 1 (0.75%) Big Data
General
1 55 (41.35%) Finance
2 37 (27.82%) Banking
3 10 (7.52%) Front Office
4 9 (6.77%) Investment Banking
5 8 (6.02%) Retail
6 5 (3.76%) Legal
7 4 (3.01%) Retail Banking
8 3 (2.26%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.50%) Advertising
10 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.75%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.29%) Credit Risk
2 14 (10.53%) Market Risk
3 11 (8.27%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (7.52%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.50%) Equities
5 2 (1.50%) PMI
5 2 (1.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.50%) BYOD
6 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (56.39%) Risk Management
2 31 (23.31%) Project Management
3 18 (13.53%) Information Security
4 15 (11.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (7.52%) PRINCE2
6 9 (6.77%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (6.02%) ITIL
8 7 (5.26%) Security Management
8 7 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (5.26%) People Management
9 6 (4.51%) Risk Assessment
9 6 (4.51%) Asset Management
9 6 (4.51%) Change Management
10 5 (3.76%) Programme Management
11 4 (3.01%) Data Management
11 4 (3.01%) Critical Path Analysis
11 4 (3.01%) CRM
11 4 (3.01%) Change Control
11 4 (3.01%) Waterfall
11 4 (3.01%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.75%) C
1 1 (0.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (8.27%) Degree
2 10 (7.52%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.77%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.77%) CISSP
4 8 (6.02%) CISA
4 8 (6.02%) CISM
5 6 (4.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (2.26%) MBA
6 3 (2.26%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.50%) CFA
7 2 (1.50%) CRISC
7 2 (1.50%) PMP
8 1 (0.75%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
8 1 (0.75%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.75%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.75%) ACCA
8 1 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (5.26%) COBIT
3 5 (3.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (2.26%) COSO
5 2 (1.50%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.75%) Basel III
6 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.75%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (4.51%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.50%) SAP
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle
3 1 (0.75%) Informatica
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