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 25 November 2014 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Manager
Rank 526 489 515
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +26
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Manager 75 88 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.17% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.18% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 60 42
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£415 £555 £481
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.22% +15.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £800 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £310 £449
% change year-on-year
+33.06% -30.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - -

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
51630 48043 48724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.71% 92.70% 93.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 32647 29076 27348
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2103 2088 2596
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £38.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

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 25 November 2014.

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 25 November 2014. 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 -65 62 £425 -24.77% 24
London -21 46 £420 -30.00% 12
City of London -1 15 £518 -15.51% 5
Scotland +1 11 £400 -11.11% 2
South East -27 6 £400 +29.03% 5
West Midlands - 4 £435 - 1
North West -8 3 £360 +46.93% 3
Hampshire - 3 - -
Berkshire - 2 £358 - 1
Canary Wharf +4 1 - -
Edinburgh -9 1 £450 - 1
Buckinghamshire -19 1 £425 +37.09% 3
South West -31 1 - - 2
Warwickshire - 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 - -
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
Motherwell - 1 - -
Dunfermline - 1 - -
Fife - 1 - -
Paisley - 1 - -
Livingston - 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
East of England - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - - 2
Birmingham - - - - 1
Bradford - - - -
Bristol - - - - 1
Bromley - - - -
Chester - - - -

Risk Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 65 (43.62%) Risk Management
2 55 (36.91%) Finance
3 44 (29.53%) Banking
4 42 (28.19%) Project Management
5 24 (16.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (14.09%) Investment Banking
7 19 (12.75%) Risk Assessment
8 18 (12.08%) MS Excel
9 17 (11.41%) PRINCE2
9 17 (11.41%) Microsoft
9 17 (11.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 17 (11.41%) Information Security
9 17 (11.41%) Retail
10 15 (10.07%) CISSP
10 15 (10.07%) Degree
10 15 (10.07%) Credit Risk
11 13 (8.72%) Change Management
11 13 (8.72%) Management Information System
11 13 (8.72%) MS PowerPoint
12 12 (8.05%) CISA
12 12 (8.05%) Market Risk
13 11 (7.38%) Security Cleared
13 11 (7.38%) Dependency Management
13 11 (7.38%) Oracle
13 11 (7.38%) Front Office
14 10 (6.71%) UNIX
14 10 (6.71%) Six Sigma
14 10 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (6.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 9 (6.04%) Resource Management

Risk Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 7 (4.70%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.68%) SAS
3 1 (0.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (12.08%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (6.04%) MS Office
4 6 (4.03%) MS Project
5 5 (3.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) SunGard APT
1 1 (0.67%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.34%) Wireless
1 2 (1.34%) Firewall
1 2 (1.34%) Intranet
2 1 (0.67%) Network Security
2 1 (0.67%) LAN
2 1 (0.67%) WAN
2 1 (0.67%) VPN
2 1 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.34%) MS Access
1 2 (1.34%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.67%) JIRA
General
1 55 (36.91%) Finance
2 44 (29.53%) Banking
3 21 (14.09%) Investment Banking
4 17 (11.41%) Retail
5 11 (7.38%) Front Office
6 9 (6.04%) Telecoms
6 9 (6.04%) Retail Banking
7 6 (4.03%) Financial Institution
8 3 (2.01%) Legal
9 2 (1.34%) Back Office
9 2 (1.34%) Advertising
9 2 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.67%) Automotive
10 1 (0.67%) Law
10 1 (0.67%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.34%) OLE
1 2 (1.34%) Middleware
1 2 (1.34%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.07%) Credit Risk
2 13 (8.72%) Management Information System
3 12 (8.05%) Market Risk
4 10 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.70%) Mainframe
6 4 (2.68%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.68%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.01%) Economics
8 2 (1.34%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.67%) Open Source
9 1 (0.67%) FMCG
9 1 (0.67%) iSeries
9 1 (0.67%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.67%) Derivative
9 1 (0.67%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.71%) UNIX
2 6 (4.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (43.62%) Risk Management
2 42 (28.19%) Project Management
3 24 (16.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (12.75%) Risk Assessment
5 17 (11.41%) PRINCE2
5 17 (11.41%) Information Security
6 13 (8.72%) Change Management
7 11 (7.38%) Dependency Management
8 10 (6.71%) Six Sigma
9 9 (6.04%) Resource Management
9 9 (6.04%) Configuration Management
10 8 (5.37%) Migration
10 8 (5.37%) ITIL
11 7 (4.70%) Risk Analysis
11 7 (4.70%) People Management
11 7 (4.70%) Business Continuity
12 6 (4.03%) Programme Management
12 6 (4.03%) Information Management
12 6 (4.03%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (4.03%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.67%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (10.07%) CISSP
1 15 (10.07%) Degree
2 12 (8.05%) CISA
3 11 (7.38%) Security Cleared
4 9 (6.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 9 (6.04%) SC Cleared
4 9 (6.04%) CRISC
5 8 (5.37%) CISM
6 4 (2.68%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
7 2 (1.34%) QiCA
8 1 (0.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (0.67%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.67%) CCA
8 1 (0.67%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (2.68%) QA
3 3 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.34%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.67%) Basel III
5 1 (0.67%) BS25999
System Software
1 3 (2.01%) RACF
2 1 (0.67%) ACF2
2 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (5.37%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 17 (11.41%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.38%) Oracle
3 2 (1.34%) Sybase
4 1 (0.67%) F5
4 1 (0.67%) Business Objects
4 1 (0.67%) SAP
4 1 (0.67%) Bloomberg
4 1 (0.67%) Juniper
4 1 (0.67%) Cisco
4 1 (0.67%) Sun
4 1 (0.67%) SunGard
4 1 (0.67%) Primavera
4 1 (0.67%) PTC
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Rate: £350.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North West England
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Rate: £320 - £360.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
Gourock
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Berkshire
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
North West England
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
PwC
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