The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Risk Management over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Management
Rank 88 59 74
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +15
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 53 58 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.89% 2.29% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% 2.89% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 37 31
Median daily rate £425 £413 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +13.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £313 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £34.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
Risk Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2328 2010 1725
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.94% 79.35% 72.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1427 1119 998
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 78 90
Median hourly rate £19.61 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.63% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.39 £11.26 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Risk Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Risk Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Risk Management Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Risk Management
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 Management across the West Midlands region.

Risk Management Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Risk Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Management across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Risk Management Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Risk Management
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 Management across the West Midlands region.

Risk Management Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Risk Management
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry -6 16 £425 -5.55% 1
Warwickshire +9 14 £350 -23.28% 2
Birmingham -15 13 £475 +35.71% 6
Shropshire -2 8 - - 1
Staffordshire -4 1 - -
Risk Management
England

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 40 (33.61%) Finance
2 35 (29.41%) Change Management
3 29 (24.37%) Information Security
4 25 (21.01%) Project Management
5 21 (17.65%) PRINCE2
5 21 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (16.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (15.13%) MS Office
7 18 (15.13%) ITIL
7 18 (15.13%) Resource Management
7 18 (15.13%) Cybersecurity
8 17 (14.29%) Line Management
8 17 (14.29%) Service Management
9 16 (13.45%) MS Excel
10 15 (12.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 15 (12.61%) Management Information System
11 14 (11.76%) PMI Certification
12 12 (10.08%) PMI
12 12 (10.08%) Security Cleared
12 12 (10.08%) Information Assurance
12 12 (10.08%) Project Governance
13 11 (9.24%) Project Planning
13 11 (9.24%) Open Workbench
13 11 (9.24%) Service Delivery
13 11 (9.24%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (9.24%) Conflict Management
13 11 (9.24%) Matrix Organization
14 10 (8.40%) Microsoft
15 9 (7.56%) MS Project
15 9 (7.56%) Business Continuity

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (3.36%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.36%) Skype for Business
3 3 (2.52%) SAS
4 1 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.84%) nginx
Applications
1 18 (15.13%) MS Office
2 16 (13.45%) MS Excel
3 11 (9.24%) Open Workbench
4 9 (7.56%) MS Project
5 1 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.20%) SAP GRC
1 5 (4.20%) SAP R/3
2 2 (1.68%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.68%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.84%) Primavera
3 1 (0.84%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.84%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.04%) Office 365
2 4 (3.36%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.36%) Network Security
1 4 (3.36%) Skype
1 4 (3.36%) WebEx
2 3 (2.52%) Firewall
2 3 (2.52%) WAN
3 1 (0.84%) DNS
3 1 (0.84%) HTTP
3 1 (0.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.36%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.52%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.52%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.68%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (1.68%) Pentaho
3 2 (1.68%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.84%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (0.84%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (0.84%) QlikView
4 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (0.84%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.84%) JIRA
1 1 (0.84%) Maven
1 1 (0.84%) Mercurial
1 1 (0.84%) SoapUI
General
1 40 (33.61%) Finance
2 6 (5.04%) Legal
3 2 (1.68%) Back Office
3 2 (1.68%) Banking
3 2 (1.68%) Law
4 1 (0.84%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.84%) Automotive
4 1 (0.84%) Billing
4 1 (0.84%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.84%) Local Government
4 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 20 (16.81%) Analyst
3 16 (13.45%) Security Manager
4 9 (7.56%) Architect
5 8 (6.72%) Business Analyst
5 8 (6.72%) Senior Manager
5 8 (6.72%) Senior Project Manager
6 7 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
6 7 (5.88%) IT Manager
7 6 (5.04%) Information Security Manager
7 6 (5.04%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 6 (5.04%) Operational Security Manager
7 6 (5.04%) Security Officer
7 6 (5.04%) Security Operations Manager
8 5 (4.20%) Digital Analyst
8 5 (4.20%) Digital Business Analyst
8 5 (4.20%) Information Manager
8 5 (4.20%) SAP Analyst
8 5 (4.20%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (4.20%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.68%) Web Services
2 1 (0.84%) ELK Stack
2 1 (0.84%) Hystrix
2 1 (0.84%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (0.84%) REST
2 1 (0.84%) Spring
2 1 (0.84%) Spring Boot
2 1 (0.84%) WAP
2 1 (0.84%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.61%) Management Information System
2 12 (10.08%) PMI
3 11 (9.24%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (7.56%) Data Centre
5 7 (5.88%) User Experience
6 4 (3.36%) CESG
6 4 (3.36%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (2.52%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.68%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.84%) CMDB
9 1 (0.84%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.84%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.84%) Economics
9 1 (0.84%) NHS
9 1 (0.84%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.84%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.04%) Windows
2 4 (3.36%) AIX
2 4 (3.36%) Linux
2 4 (3.36%) Solaris
2 4 (3.36%) Unix
3 3 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.52%) SUSE
4 2 (1.68%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.84%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (29.41%) Change Management
2 29 (24.37%) Information Security
3 25 (21.01%) Project Management
4 21 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (17.65%) PRINCE2
5 20 (16.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (15.13%) Cybersecurity
6 18 (15.13%) ITIL
6 18 (15.13%) Resource Management
7 17 (14.29%) Line Management
7 17 (14.29%) Service Management
8 12 (10.08%) Information Assurance
8 12 (10.08%) Project Governance
9 11 (9.24%) Conflict Management
9 11 (9.24%) Matrix Organization
9 11 (9.24%) Project Planning
9 11 (9.24%) Service Delivery
10 9 (7.56%) Business Continuity
10 9 (7.56%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (7.56%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.52%) SQL
2 2 (1.68%) C
3 1 (0.84%) Java
3 1 (0.84%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (11.76%) PMI Certification
2 12 (10.08%) Security Cleared
3 8 (6.72%) CISSP
3 8 (6.72%) SC Cleared
4 7 (5.88%) CISM
5 6 (5.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (4.20%) PMP
7 4 (3.36%) CEH
7 4 (3.36%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.52%) CISMP
8 3 (2.52%) CRISC
8 3 (2.52%) ISEB
8 3 (2.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.68%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (1.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (7.56%) RMADS
3 6 (5.04%) QA
4 5 (4.20%) PCI DSS
5 4 (3.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (1.68%) GPG13
6 2 (1.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.84%) COBIT
7 1 (0.84%) COSO
7 1 (0.84%) ISO27005
System Software
1 1 (0.84%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.68%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.84%) Consul
2 1 (0.84%) Graphite
2 1 (0.84%) Kibana
2 1 (0.84%) logstash
2 1 (0.84%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.84%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (8.40%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.72%) Oracle
3 7 (5.88%) SAP
4 3 (2.52%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.52%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.68%) HP
5 2 (1.68%) Informatica
6 1 (0.84%) Cadence
6 1 (0.84%) Fujitsu
6 1 (0.84%) TOWER Software