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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Manager
Rank 537 544 492
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -52
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Manager 88 72 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.14% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 52 65
Average daily rate
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£500 £469 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £388 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £690
UK excluding London average daily rate £493 £440 £440
% change year-on-year
+11.98% -
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
54347 51343 48877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.79% 92.32% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 34673 31061 29030
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
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 2003 1976 2120
Average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 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 25 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 28 August 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 -1 78 £493 +6.54% 35
London +31 45 £544 +5.58% 19
North West -15 18 £500 +5.26% 5
Manchester -7 13 £538 - 4
City of London +1 10 £588 -2.08% 3
Scotland -1 8 £600 -7.69% 3
Edinburgh -8 8 £600 -7.69% 3
South East -22 6 £493 +20.18% 1
Cheshire -4 5 £450 -5.26% 1
Wiltshire 0 3 £450 -5.26% 3
Swindon -5 3 £450 -5.26% 3
South West -9 3 £450 -5.26% 3
West Yorkshire -24 3 £350 -24.32% 1
Yorkshire -32 3 £350 -22.22% 1
Bradford - 3 £350 -
East of England +2 2 £428 +71.00%
Surrey -3 2 £700 +7.69%
East Sussex - 2 £493 -
Brighton - 2 £493 -
Berkshire -4 1 - -
Cambridgeshire -6 1 £438 +36.71%
Hampshire -9 1 £300 -8.04%
Portsmouth - 1 £300 -
Newbury - 1 - -
Essex - 1 £418 -

Risk Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 98 (62.03%) Risk Management
2 73 (46.20%) Finance
3 69 (43.67%) Banking
4 34 (21.52%) Project Management
5 30 (18.99%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (16.46%) Credit Risk
7 25 (15.82%) Investment Banking
8 22 (13.92%) Market Risk
9 17 (10.76%) PRINCE2
10 16 (10.13%) Risk Analysis
11 13 (8.23%) Information Security
11 13 (8.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 13 (8.23%) Management Information System
11 13 (8.23%) Front Office
12 11 (6.96%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (6.33%) SAP
13 10 (6.33%) Retail
14 9 (5.70%) Degree
14 9 (5.70%) ITIL
14 9 (5.70%) PMI Certification
14 9 (5.70%) PRINCE
14 9 (5.70%) CISSP
14 9 (5.70%) CISA
14 9 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (5.06%) Legal
15 8 (5.06%) PMI
15 8 (5.06%) Programme Management
16 6 (3.80%) MS Office
16 6 (3.80%) Data Management
17 5 (3.16%) Risk Assessment

Risk Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (0.63%) Apache
1 1 (0.63%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (3.80%) MS Office
2 4 (2.53%) MS Project
3 3 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.63%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.90%) SAP GRC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.63%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.63%) JIRA
General
1 73 (46.20%) Finance
2 69 (43.67%) Banking
3 25 (15.82%) Investment Banking
4 13 (8.23%) Front Office
5 10 (6.33%) Retail
6 8 (5.06%) Legal
7 4 (2.53%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (2.53%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.27%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.63%) Back Office
9 1 (0.63%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.46%) Credit Risk
2 22 (13.92%) Market Risk
3 13 (8.23%) Management Information System
4 9 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (5.06%) PMI
6 3 (1.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.90%) FMCG
7 2 (1.27%) Equities
7 2 (1.27%) Statistics
8 1 (0.63%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.63%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.63%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.63%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (62.03%) Risk Management
2 34 (21.52%) Project Management
3 30 (18.99%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (10.76%) PRINCE2
5 16 (10.13%) Risk Analysis
6 13 (8.23%) Information Security
7 11 (6.96%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (5.70%) ITIL
8 9 (5.70%) PRINCE
9 8 (5.06%) Programme Management
10 6 (3.80%) Data Management
11 5 (3.16%) Quality Management
11 5 (3.16%) Quantitative Analysis
11 5 (3.16%) Risk Assessment
11 5 (3.16%) Change Control
12 4 (2.53%) Requirements Management
12 4 (2.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 4 (2.53%) Change Management
12 4 (2.53%) ERP
12 4 (2.53%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.16%) SQL
2 2 (1.27%) C#
2 2 (1.27%) Java
3 1 (0.63%) VBA
3 1 (0.63%) MATLAB
3 1 (0.63%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (5.70%) CISSP
1 9 (5.70%) PMI Certification
1 9 (5.70%) CISA
1 9 (5.70%) Degree
2 5 (3.16%) CISM
2 5 (3.16%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.53%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.53%) CRISC
4 2 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.63%) QiCA
5 1 (0.63%) ACCA
5 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.63%) PMP
5 1 (0.63%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.63%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (1.90%) Solvency II
3 2 (1.27%) Basel II
3 2 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.27%) COBIT
4 1 (0.63%) Basel III
4 1 (0.63%) IAS 39
4 1 (0.63%) P3O
Vendors
1 10 (6.33%) SAP
2 5 (3.16%) Oracle
3 3 (1.90%) Reuters
4 2 (1.27%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.63%) Perforce
5 1 (0.63%) Google
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