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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Manager
Rank 507 498 484
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Manager 74 68 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 50 30
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£475 £500 £514
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -2.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £310 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £695 £730 £708
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £325 £420
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -22.61%
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
48551 46784 42135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.43% 92.38% 92.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 29792 27671 24104
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1854 1968 2263
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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 4 March 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 26 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 4 March 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 -6 64 £475 -5.00% 27
London -11 39 £500 -9.09% 9
Scotland -1 10 £500 -
City of London +14 9 £650 +3.95% 7
Edinburgh -3 9 £500 -
South West +1 8 £625 +121.23% 2
South East -21 7 £450 +125.00% 1
North West -17 5 £388 +24.00% 5
Wiltshire - 5 £625 - 1
Hampshire -12 3 £413 - 1
East of England +6 2 £450 +16.12% 1
Bedfordshire - 2 £431 - 1
Gloucestershire - 2 £396 -
West Midlands -13 1 £450 +38.46% 1
Surrey - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £325 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - - 3
Reading - 1 - -
Slough - - - -
Staines - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1
Bristol - - - - 1
Essex - - - -
Middlesex - - - -

Risk Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 83 (56.08%) Risk Management
2 61 (41.22%) Finance
3 44 (29.73%) Project Management
4 38 (25.68%) Banking
5 28 (18.92%) Credit Risk
6 19 (12.84%) PRINCE2
7 17 (11.49%) Security Cleared
8 16 (10.81%) MS PowerPoint
8 16 (10.81%) Change Management
8 16 (10.81%) Information Security
9 14 (9.46%) Retail
9 14 (9.46%) SC Cleared
10 13 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (8.78%) Risk Assessment
11 12 (8.11%) MS Excel
11 12 (8.11%) CISSP
11 12 (8.11%) Dependency Management
11 12 (8.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 11 (7.43%) Microsoft
12 11 (7.43%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (7.43%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (7.43%) Degree
12 11 (7.43%) Market Risk
13 10 (6.76%) Resource Management
13 10 (6.76%) Telecoms
13 10 (6.76%) Front Office
13 10 (6.76%) Configuration Management
13 10 (6.76%) People Management
14 9 (6.08%) MS Office
14 9 (6.08%) Management Information System

Risk Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (1.35%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (10.81%) MS PowerPoint
2 12 (8.11%) MS Excel
3 9 (6.08%) MS Office
4 4 (2.70%) MS Project
5 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) SunGard APT
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.35%) Wireless
2 1 (0.68%) Firewall
2 1 (0.68%) Internet
2 1 (0.68%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.68%) PowerCenter
General
1 61 (41.22%) Finance
2 38 (25.68%) Banking
3 14 (9.46%) Retail
4 10 (6.76%) Telecoms
4 10 (6.76%) Front Office
5 9 (6.08%) Investment Banking
6 6 (4.05%) Retail Banking
7 4 (2.70%) Legal
8 3 (2.03%) Advertising
9 2 (1.35%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.68%) Automotive
10 1 (0.68%) Back Office
10 1 (0.68%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.68%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 28 (18.92%) Credit Risk
2 13 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.43%) Market Risk
4 9 (6.08%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.03%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.35%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.35%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.68%) PMI
7 1 (0.68%) Statistics
7 1 (0.68%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.68%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (56.08%) Risk Management
2 44 (29.73%) Project Management
3 19 (12.84%) PRINCE2
4 16 (10.81%) Change Management
4 16 (10.81%) Information Security
5 13 (8.78%) Risk Assessment
6 12 (8.11%) Dependency Management
7 11 (7.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (7.43%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (6.76%) Resource Management
8 10 (6.76%) Configuration Management
8 10 (6.76%) People Management
9 9 (6.08%) Programme Management
10 7 (4.73%) ITIL
10 7 (4.73%) Asset Management
11 6 (4.05%) Security Management
12 5 (3.38%) Data Management
12 5 (3.38%) Line Management
13 4 (2.70%) Database Security
13 4 (2.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.68%) C
1 1 (0.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (11.49%) Security Cleared
2 14 (9.46%) SC Cleared
3 12 (8.11%) CISSP
3 12 (8.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 11 (7.43%) Degree
5 8 (5.41%) CISA
6 7 (4.73%) CISM
7 4 (2.70%) CRISC
8 3 (2.03%) MBA
8 3 (2.03%) VCP4
9 2 (1.35%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 2 (1.35%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (1.35%) CFA
10 1 (0.68%) ACCA
10 1 (0.68%) CCA
10 1 (0.68%) PMP
10 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (5.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (4.05%) COBIT
4 3 (2.03%) QA
4 3 (2.03%) COSO
5 2 (1.35%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.68%) Basel III
Vendors
1 11 (7.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.68%) PTC
2 1 (0.68%) SunGard
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle
2 1 (0.68%) Informatica
2 1 (0.68%) Bloomberg
Hampshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £345.00 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £800 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £420.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £650 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £850 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
North East England
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago