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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Manager
Rank 507 489 501
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Manager 76 64 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.13% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.14% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 50 25
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£431 £550 £520
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.59% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £416
10% offered a daily rate of more than £633 £800 £745
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £325 £381
% change year-on-year
+32.69% -14.75%
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
47189 44564 41455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.47% 92.53% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 29609 26528 23470
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1818 1936 2419
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -4.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -20 62 £420 -23.63% 18
London -12 42 £450 -25.06% 7
Scotland - 14 £500 -
Edinburgh - 10 £500 -
City of London +6 8 £575 -23.33% 5
South East -1 7 £400 +77.77%
South West - 7 £625 - 1
North West -7 5 £375 +50.00% 3
Hampshire - 5 £413 -
Swindon - 4 £675 -
Wiltshire - 4 £675 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £396 -
Glasgow - 2 £350 -
Livingston - 1 - -
Motherwell - 1 - -
Paisley - 1 - -
Dunfermline - 1 - -
Fife - 1 - -
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
East of England - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 2
Middlesex - - - -
Woking - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Essex - - - -
Staines - - - -
Manchester - - - - 2

Risk Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 77 (53.10%) Risk Management
2 53 (36.55%) Finance
3 46 (31.72%) Project Management
4 39 (26.90%) Banking
5 22 (15.17%) Credit Risk
5 22 (15.17%) PRINCE2
6 17 (11.72%) Change Management
6 17 (11.72%) Information Security
7 16 (11.03%) Security Cleared
8 15 (10.34%) Risk Assessment
8 15 (10.34%) Investment Banking
9 14 (9.66%) Retail
9 14 (9.66%) Market Risk
9 14 (9.66%) MS PowerPoint
9 14 (9.66%) Degree
9 14 (9.66%) MS Excel
9 14 (9.66%) Microsoft
9 14 (9.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 13 (8.97%) SC Cleared
11 12 (8.28%) Dependency Management
11 12 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (8.28%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (8.28%) Front Office
12 11 (7.59%) Resource Management
12 11 (7.59%) MS Office
12 11 (7.59%) CISSP
13 10 (6.90%) Configuration Management
13 10 (6.90%) Telecoms
13 10 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (6.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley

Risk Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (1.38%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.38%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (9.66%) MS PowerPoint
1 14 (9.66%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.59%) MS Office
3 4 (2.76%) MS Project
4 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) SunGard APT
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.38%) Wireless
1 2 (1.38%) Intranet
2 1 (0.69%) Internet
2 1 (0.69%) Firewall
2 1 (0.69%) Network Security
General
1 53 (36.55%) Finance
2 39 (26.90%) Banking
3 15 (10.34%) Investment Banking
4 14 (9.66%) Retail
5 12 (8.28%) Front Office
6 10 (6.90%) Telecoms
7 6 (4.14%) Retail Banking
8 4 (2.76%) Legal
8 4 (2.76%) Advertising
9 2 (1.38%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.69%) Back Office
10 1 (0.69%) Automotive
10 1 (0.69%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.17%) Credit Risk
2 14 (9.66%) Market Risk
3 12 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.52%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.76%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.76%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.07%) Economics
7 2 (1.38%) Learning Management System
7 2 (1.38%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.69%) PMI
8 1 (0.69%) Statistics
8 1 (0.69%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (53.10%) Risk Management
2 46 (31.72%) Project Management
3 22 (15.17%) PRINCE2
4 17 (11.72%) Change Management
4 17 (11.72%) Information Security
5 15 (10.34%) Risk Assessment
6 12 (8.28%) Dependency Management
6 12 (8.28%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (7.59%) Resource Management
8 10 (6.90%) Configuration Management
8 10 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (5.52%) People Management
10 7 (4.83%) Programme Management
11 6 (4.14%) ITIL
12 5 (3.45%) Six Sigma
12 5 (3.45%) Security Management
12 5 (3.45%) Asset Management
12 5 (3.45%) Line Management
12 5 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (3.45%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.69%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (11.03%) Security Cleared
2 14 (9.66%) Degree
2 14 (9.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 13 (8.97%) SC Cleared
4 11 (7.59%) CISSP
5 8 (5.52%) CISA
6 6 (4.14%) CISM
7 4 (2.76%) CRISC
8 3 (2.07%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 2 (1.38%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.69%) CCA
10 1 (0.69%) ACCA
10 1 (0.69%) PMP
10 1 (0.69%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.69%) MBA
10 1 (0.69%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.69%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (4.14%) COBIT
2 6 (4.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.45%) QA
4 2 (1.38%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.38%) COSO
5 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.69%) Basel III
System Software
1 1 (0.69%) ACF2
Vendors
1 14 (9.66%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.69%) Bloomberg
2 1 (0.69%) SunGard
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle
2 1 (0.69%) PTC
Yorkshire and the Humber
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Rate: £200 - £220 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £220 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
South West England
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £501 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
North West England
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
West Midlands
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 26 days ago