The first table below looks at the demand for Risk Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Analysis over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Analysis
Rank 113 - 104
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Risk Analysis 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% - 0.044%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% - 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £323 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £415 £425
% change year-on-year
-15.66% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £49.00
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1661 1256 1419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 69.85% 68.56% 62.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 866 606 672
Average daily rate £375 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £220 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 94 66
Average hourly rate £31.50 £37.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.86% +34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £15.00 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.15 £37.80 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Risk Analysis
England

Risk Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Risk Analysis across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Risk Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Risk Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Risk Analysis across the West Midlands region.

Risk Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Risk Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Risk Analysis across the West Midlands region.

Risk Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Risk Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Analysis within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Worcestershire - 3 £325 -
Birmingham - 2 £290 - 1
West Bromwich - - - -
Risk Analysis
England

Risk Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Risk Analysis also 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 that cited Risk Analysis.

1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) Project Management
1 6 (75.00%) Service Management
1 6 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows XP
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) HP
3 4 (50.00%) Migration
4 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (25.00%) MAILsweeper
5 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (25.00%) Office 365
5 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
6 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (12.50%) Service Continuity Management
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
6 1 (12.50%) CAFM
6 1 (12.50%) BCP
6 1 (12.50%) Release Management
6 1 (12.50%) BPMN
6 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (12.50%) Maximo
6 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

Risk Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Risk Analysis also 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 that cited Risk Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Maximo
1 1 (12.50%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Front Office
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (12.50%) Messaging Support Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) Lead Project Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Consultant
1 1 (12.50%) Network Operations Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Messaging Consultant
1 1 (12.50%) Messaging Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Network Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Technical Services Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
1 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
1 1 (12.50%) Analyst
1 1 (12.50%) Consultant
1 1 (12.50%) Technical Project Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (12.50%) Support Consultant
1 1 (12.50%) Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows XP
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) Project Management
1 6 (75.00%) Service Management
1 6 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Service Continuity Management
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 1 (12.50%) CAFM
4 1 (12.50%) BCP
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) BPMN
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Network Design
4 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Sybase