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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Manager
Rank 524 528 473
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -55
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Manager 72 61 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.12% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 46 41
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£600 £513 £520
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.07% -1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £250 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £750 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £320 £425
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -24.70%
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
50265 49246 43135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.36% 92.49% 92.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 31360 30460 24749
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
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 1957 2018 2111
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £42.00
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 3 June 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 3 June 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 -5 65 £563 +9.75% 29
London +3 40 £619 +12.50% 17
City of London +17 14 £625 +4.16% 6
South East -5 11 £348 +12.09% 3
East of England +1 5 £450 +80.00% 2
Scotland -4 5 £738 - 3
Edinburgh -5 5 £738 - 2
North West -14 4 £600 +19.94% 2
Berkshire - 4 - -
Hampshire +1 3 £345 -5.47%
Manchester -2 3 £600 +9.09% 2
East Midlands -3 3 £410 - 2
Nottinghamshire -9 3 £410 -
Slough - 3 - -
Nottingham -7 2 £410 -
Swindon - 2 £438 -
Wiltshire - 2 £438 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £500 - 1
Middlesex - 2 - -
Essex - 2 £350 -
South West - 2 £438 -
Staines +8 1 - -
Surrey +2 1 - - 1
Cambridge -2 1 £450 +40.62%
Milton Keynes -2 1 £450 +60.71%
Cambridgeshire -4 1 £450 +40.62%
Buckinghamshire -6 1 £450 +60.71%
West Yorkshire -15 1 £415 -10.27% 1
Yorkshire -21 1 £415 -10.27% 2
Canary Wharf - 1 £400 -

Risk Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 81 (56.64%) Risk Management
2 62 (43.36%) Finance
3 42 (29.37%) Banking
4 33 (23.08%) Project Management
5 30 (20.98%) Credit Risk
6 20 (13.99%) Market Risk
7 19 (13.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (12.59%) Information Security
9 14 (9.79%) Investment Banking
10 11 (7.69%) Management Information System
10 11 (7.69%) PRINCE2
10 11 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (6.99%) SC Cleared
11 10 (6.99%) Security Cleared
11 10 (6.99%) Front Office
11 10 (6.99%) Degree
12 9 (6.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 9 (6.29%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (6.29%) MS PowerPoint
12 9 (6.29%) ITIL
13 8 (5.59%) CISA
13 8 (5.59%) Retail
14 7 (4.90%) Programme Management
14 7 (4.90%) CISSP
14 7 (4.90%) Risk Analysis
14 7 (4.90%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (4.90%) People Management
15 6 (4.20%) CISM
15 6 (4.20%) Microsoft
15 6 (4.20%) Change Management

Risk Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 (1.40%) SAS
2 1 (0.70%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (6.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (2.80%) MS Project
3 3 (2.10%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.40%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.10%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.70%) PowerCenter
2 1 (0.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.70%) JIRA
General
1 62 (43.36%) Finance
2 42 (29.37%) Banking
3 14 (9.79%) Investment Banking
4 10 (6.99%) Front Office
5 8 (5.59%) Retail
6 3 (2.10%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.10%) Legal
7 2 (1.40%) Advertising
7 2 (1.40%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.70%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.70%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.40%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (20.98%) Credit Risk
2 20 (13.99%) Market Risk
3 11 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.80%) PMI
5 2 (1.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.40%) Equities
6 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.70%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.70%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (56.64%) Risk Management
2 33 (23.08%) Project Management
3 19 (13.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (12.59%) Information Security
5 11 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 9 (6.29%) ITIL
6 9 (6.29%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (4.90%) Programme Management
7 7 (4.90%) Risk Analysis
7 7 (4.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (4.90%) People Management
8 6 (4.20%) Asset Management
8 6 (4.20%) Data Management
8 6 (4.20%) Change Management
9 5 (3.50%) Security Management
9 5 (3.50%) Waterfall
9 5 (3.50%) Monte Carlo Method
9 5 (3.50%) Change Control
9 5 (3.50%) Risk Assessment
10 4 (2.80%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.50%) SQL
2 2 (1.40%) C#
2 2 (1.40%) Java
3 1 (0.70%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (6.99%) Degree
1 10 (6.99%) SC Cleared
1 10 (6.99%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.59%) CISA
3 7 (4.90%) CISSP
4 6 (4.20%) CISM
5 5 (3.50%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.10%) MBA
6 3 (2.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.40%) CRISC
7 2 (1.40%) PMP
7 2 (1.40%) CFA
8 1 (0.70%) QiCA
8 1 (0.70%) ACCA
8 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.70%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
8 1 (0.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (3.50%) COBIT
4 1 (0.70%) QA
4 1 (0.70%) COSO
4 1 (0.70%) Basel III
4 1 (0.70%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.70%) Basel II
4 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 17799
Vendors
1 6 (4.20%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.80%) Oracle
2 4 (2.80%) SAP
3 1 (0.70%) Informatica
3 1 (0.70%) Reuters
3 1 (0.70%) Perforce
Surrey
Montash
Rate: £700 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
TEKsystems
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £150.00 - £175.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per month + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £650 - £750 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 days ago