The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Manager
Rank 509 485 501
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Manager 81 85 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.18% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 53 58
Average daily rate
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£500 £520 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £346 £421
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £693
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £72.50
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50543 47172 53524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.54% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30720 27585 29825
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2000 2142 2717
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -16 78 £475 -9.52% 26
London -12 39 £538 -2.27% 15
City of London +14 12 £600 +9.09% 2
South East - 12 £310 -
East Midlands +12 11 £481 -6.09% 1
Northamptonshire +7 11 £481 -6.09% 1
Northampton - 11 £481 -
Yorkshire +6 6 £450 - 5
West Yorkshire +5 5 £463 - 5
East of England -16 5 £250 -40.11%
Leeds - 3 £463 - 3
North West -9 2 £475 - 2
Scotland -16 2 £650 - 2
Edinburgh -19 2 £650 - 2
South West -28 2 £475 +137.50% 3
Wiltshire - 2 £475 - 2
Surrey - 2 £575 -
Swindon - 2 £475 - 1
Cheshire +6 1 £475 -5.00% 1
Manchester -2 1 - - 1
West Midlands -13 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £450 -
Oxfordshire - - - -
North East - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Knutsford - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Chester - - - -
Durham - - - -

Risk Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 72 (49.66%) Finance
2 67 (46.21%) Risk Management
3 54 (37.24%) Banking
4 39 (26.90%) Project Management
5 32 (22.07%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (15.86%) Investment Banking
7 20 (13.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 19 (13.10%) CISA
9 17 (11.72%) PRINCE2
9 17 (11.72%) CISSP
10 15 (10.34%) MS Excel
10 15 (10.34%) Information Security
11 14 (9.66%) Front Office
11 14 (9.66%) UNIX
11 14 (9.66%) CISM
11 14 (9.66%) Change Management
12 13 (8.97%) Microsoft
12 13 (8.97%) ITIL
12 13 (8.97%) Oracle
12 13 (8.97%) Risk Assessment
13 12 (8.28%) Retail
14 11 (7.59%) Business Continuity
15 10 (6.90%) Degree
15 10 (6.90%) Windows
15 10 (6.90%) Credit Risk
16 9 (6.21%) Security Cleared
16 9 (6.21%) Quantitative Risk Management
16 9 (6.21%) MS PowerPoint
16 9 (6.21%) Management Information System
17 8 (5.52%) Migration

Risk Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 6 (4.14%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.07%) SAS
3 2 (1.38%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (3.45%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.76%) MS Office
5 2 (1.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.38%) Firewall
2 1 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.69%) LAN
2 1 (0.69%) WAN
2 1 (0.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.38%) MS Access
General
1 72 (49.66%) Finance
2 54 (37.24%) Banking
3 23 (15.86%) Investment Banking
4 14 (9.66%) Front Office
5 12 (8.28%) Retail
6 7 (4.83%) Financial Institution
7 6 (4.14%) Legal
8 5 (3.45%) Retail Banking
9 3 (2.07%) Telecoms
10 2 (1.38%) Advertising
11 1 (0.69%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.69%) Law
11 1 (0.69%) Back Office
11 1 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.76%) Middleware
2 3 (2.07%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.90%) Credit Risk
2 9 (6.21%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.83%) Market Risk
4 5 (3.45%) PMI
4 5 (3.45%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.07%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.38%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.38%) iSeries
7 1 (0.69%) Open Source
7 1 (0.69%) Economics
7 1 (0.69%) Equities
7 1 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.66%) UNIX
2 10 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (46.21%) Risk Management
2 39 (26.90%) Project Management
3 32 (22.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (11.72%) PRINCE2
5 15 (10.34%) Information Security
6 14 (9.66%) Change Management
7 13 (8.97%) ITIL
7 13 (8.97%) Risk Assessment
8 11 (7.59%) Business Continuity
9 9 (6.21%) Quantitative Risk Management
10 8 (5.52%) Migration
10 8 (5.52%) Risk Analysis
11 7 (4.83%) Programme Management
11 7 (4.83%) Service Management
11 7 (4.83%) Six Sigma
12 6 (4.14%) Information Management
12 6 (4.14%) Performance Testing
12 6 (4.14%) Data Protection
12 6 (4.14%) Change Control
13 5 (3.45%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.38%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (13.10%) CISA
2 17 (11.72%) CISSP
3 14 (9.66%) CISM
4 10 (6.90%) Degree
5 9 (6.21%) Security Cleared
6 8 (5.52%) CRISC
7 5 (3.45%) PMI Certification
8 4 (2.76%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.38%) QiCA
9 2 (1.38%) GIAC
9 2 (1.38%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.38%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
10 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.69%) APMP
10 1 (0.69%) ISSAP
10 1 (0.69%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (13.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (4.14%) COBIT
3 3 (2.07%) QA
3 3 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.38%) BS25999
5 1 (0.69%) EMIR
5 1 (0.69%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.69%) Basel III
5 1 (0.69%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.69%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.69%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.69%) GxP
5 1 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.07%) RACF
2 1 (0.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (5.52%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 13 (8.97%) Microsoft
1 13 (8.97%) Oracle
2 4 (2.76%) Sybase
2 4 (2.76%) SAP
3 3 (2.07%) Murex
4 2 (1.38%) Juniper
4 2 (1.38%) Cisco
4 2 (1.38%) F5
5 1 (0.69%) Brady
5 1 (0.69%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.69%) Calypso
5 1 (0.69%) Primavera
5 1 (0.69%) Sun
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