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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Manager
Rank 529 516 468
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -48
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Manager 84 76 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.16% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 63 55
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£575 £500 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £253 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £486 £425 £475
% change year-on-year
+14.23% -10.52%
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
51627 49001 45588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.58% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 32558 29967 26404
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1943 1955 2128
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.29 £38.59 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -30 74 £550 +10.00% 26
London -6 45 £619 +7.60% 12
City of London 0 18 £625 +4.16% 1
South East -11 13 £486 +56.61% 3
Scotland +9 8 £738 +13.46% 5
Edinburgh +7 8 £738 +13.46% 5
Berkshire +18 5 - -
East of England +2 5 £450 +80.00% 2
North West - 5 £575 - 2
Manchester - 5 £575 - 1
Slough +6 3 - -
West Yorkshire -20 3 £350 -24.32% 3
Yorkshire -22 3 £350 -22.22% 4
Wiltshire - 3 £450 -
Swindon - 3 £450 -
South West - 3 £450 - 2
Surrey -5 2 £700 +40.00%
Brighton -8 2 £493 -14.30% 2
East Sussex -9 2 £493 -14.30% 2
Essex - 2 £350 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £500 - 2
Middlesex - 2 - -
Bradford - 2 £350 - 2
Staines +3 1 - -
Hampshire -1 1 £300 +13.20%
Cambridgeshire -2 1 £450 +40.62%
Buckinghamshire -3 1 £450 +60.71%
Milton Keynes -3 1 £450 +60.71%
Cambridge -6 1 £450 +40.62%
Nottingham -8 1 - -

Risk Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 89 (57.05%) Risk Management
2 67 (42.95%) Finance
3 51 (32.69%) Banking
4 34 (21.79%) Project Management
5 30 (19.23%) Credit Risk
6 25 (16.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (12.82%) Market Risk
8 19 (12.18%) Information Security
9 16 (10.26%) Investment Banking
10 13 (8.33%) Management Information System
11 11 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (6.41%) Programme Management
12 10 (6.41%) Risk Analysis
12 10 (6.41%) CISA
13 9 (5.77%) ITIL
13 9 (5.77%) CISSP
13 9 (5.77%) Degree
13 9 (5.77%) Retail
13 9 (5.77%) Data Management
13 9 (5.77%) SC Cleared
13 9 (5.77%) Security Cleared
14 8 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 8 (5.13%) PRINCE2
14 8 (5.13%) Front Office
15 7 (4.49%) Change Management
15 7 (4.49%) CISM
15 7 (4.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 7 (4.49%) MS PowerPoint

Risk Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 1 (0.64%) Apache
1 1 (0.64%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (4.49%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (2.56%) MS Project
3 3 (1.92%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.92%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.64%) PowerCenter
2 1 (0.64%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.64%) JIRA
General
1 67 (42.95%) Finance
2 51 (32.69%) Banking
3 16 (10.26%) Investment Banking
4 9 (5.77%) Retail
5 8 (5.13%) Front Office
6 4 (2.56%) Legal
7 2 (1.28%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.28%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.64%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.64%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.64%) Back Office
8 1 (0.64%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.28%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (19.23%) Credit Risk
2 20 (12.82%) Market Risk
3 13 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 11 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.56%) PMI
6 3 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.28%) Equities
8 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.64%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.64%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.64%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (57.05%) Risk Management
2 34 (21.79%) Project Management
3 25 (16.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (12.18%) Information Security
5 10 (6.41%) Programme Management
5 10 (6.41%) Risk Analysis
6 9 (5.77%) Data Management
6 9 (5.77%) ITIL
7 8 (5.13%) PRINCE2
7 8 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (4.49%) Change Control
8 7 (4.49%) Change Management
9 5 (3.21%) Security Management
9 5 (3.21%) Asset Management
9 5 (3.21%) People Management
9 5 (3.21%) Monte Carlo Method
9 5 (3.21%) Waterfall
10 4 (2.56%) Critical Path Analysis
10 4 (2.56%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.21%) SQL
2 2 (1.28%) C#
2 2 (1.28%) Java
3 1 (0.64%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (6.41%) CISA
2 9 (5.77%) CISSP
2 9 (5.77%) SC Cleared
2 9 (5.77%) Security Cleared
2 9 (5.77%) Degree
3 7 (4.49%) CISM
4 5 (3.21%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.92%) MBA
6 2 (1.28%) CFA
6 2 (1.28%) PMP
6 2 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.28%) CRISC
7 1 (0.64%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
7 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.64%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (4.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (2.56%) COBIT
4 2 (1.28%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.64%) P3O
5 1 (0.64%) Basel II
5 1 (0.64%) QA
5 1 (0.64%) COSO
5 1 (0.64%) Basel III
5 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 17799
Vendors
1 6 (3.85%) SAP
2 4 (2.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.56%) Oracle
3 1 (0.64%) Informatica
3 1 (0.64%) Reuters
3 1 (0.64%) Perforce
3 1 (0.64%) Google
South East England
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £495 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
North London
Computer Futures
Rate: £280 - £330 per day + Dependent upon Experience
Posted: 18 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £380.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £700.00 - £830.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
Chester
Orgtel
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago