The first table below looks at the demand for Risk Management 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 Management 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 Management
Rank 68 83 71
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -12
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 51 20 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.14% 1.09% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.07% 1.59% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 6 15
Average daily rate £375 £220 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.45% -36.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £198 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £448 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £423 £388
% change year-on-year
-2.18% +9.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 5
Average hourly rate £155.00 £32.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+384.37% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +50.00%
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 Management
England

Risk Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Risk Management across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Risk Management across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Risk Management Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Management 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
Birmingham -3 9 £363 -30.95% 2
Coventry -3 9 £350 -
Warwickshire - 7 £388 - 1
Worcestershire +7 3 £325 -
Solihull - 2 £400 -
Staffordshire -4 1 - -
Walsall - - - -
Risk Management
England

Risk Management
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 Management 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 Management.

1 35 (41.18%) Finance
2 32 (37.65%) Project Management
3 20 (23.53%) ITIL
4 17 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 15 (17.65%) Change Management
6 14 (16.47%) PRINCE2
6 14 (16.47%) MS Office
7 10 (11.76%) SAP
7 10 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (10.59%) Legal
8 9 (10.59%) Management Information System
8 9 (10.59%) CISM
8 9 (10.59%) MS Project
8 9 (10.59%) Oracle
8 9 (10.59%) Resource Management
9 8 (9.41%) Use Case
9 8 (9.41%) UNIX
9 8 (9.41%) HP
9 8 (9.41%) Programme Management
10 7 (8.24%) Business Continuity
10 7 (8.24%) Information Security
10 7 (8.24%) Service Management
10 7 (8.24%) CISA
10 7 (8.24%) MS Excel
10 7 (8.24%) SharePoint
10 7 (8.24%) Open Workbench
10 7 (8.24%) Test Scripting
10 7 (8.24%) Performance Management
10 7 (8.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 7 (8.24%) Change Control

Risk Management
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 Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (8.24%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.18%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.18%) Documentum
2 1 (1.18%) Confluence
Applications
1 14 (16.47%) MS Office
2 9 (10.59%) MS Project
3 7 (8.24%) MS Excel
3 7 (8.24%) Open Workbench
4 4 (4.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (3.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) LDAP
1 3 (3.53%) DDNS
2 1 (1.18%) Firewall
2 1 (1.18%) Wireless
2 1 (1.18%) Internet
2 1 (1.18%) DHCP
2 1 (1.18%) DNS
2 1 (1.18%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (1.18%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.53%) SQL Server
1 3 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.35%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.18%) MS Access
3 1 (1.18%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.18%) Big Data
3 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.18%) JIRA
General
1 35 (41.18%) Finance
2 9 (10.59%) Legal
3 5 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.88%) Banking
3 5 (5.88%) Retail
4 2 (2.35%) Automotive
5 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.18%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (25.88%) Project Manager
2 10 (11.76%) Analyst
3 6 (7.06%) Consultant
3 6 (7.06%) Security Consultant
4 5 (5.88%) Risk Manager
5 4 (4.71%) Vendor Manager
5 4 (4.71%) Information Risk Manager
5 4 (4.71%) SAP Manager
5 4 (4.71%) Information Manager
6 3 (3.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (3.53%) Coordinator
6 3 (3.53%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (3.53%) Senior Manager
6 3 (3.53%) Test Analyst
6 3 (3.53%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (3.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (3.53%) Junior
6 3 (3.53%) Software Engineer
6 3 (3.53%) Project Planner
6 3 (3.53%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.53%) .NET
1 3 (3.53%) J2EE
1 3 (3.53%) SOAP
1 3 (3.53%) JMS
2 1 (1.18%) Flash
2 1 (1.18%) HTML
2 1 (1.18%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.59%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.35%) RMADS
2 2 (2.35%) PMI
3 1 (1.18%) NHS
3 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.18%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.41%) UNIX
2 5 (5.88%) Windows
3 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (37.65%) Project Management
2 20 (23.53%) ITIL
3 15 (17.65%) Change Management
4 14 (16.47%) PRINCE2
5 10 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (10.59%) Resource Management
7 8 (9.41%) Use Case
7 8 (9.41%) Programme Management
8 7 (8.24%) Business Continuity
8 7 (8.24%) Information Security
8 7 (8.24%) Service Management
8 7 (8.24%) Test Scripting
8 7 (8.24%) Performance Management
8 7 (8.24%) Change Control
9 6 (7.06%) Incident Management
10 5 (5.88%) Process Management
10 5 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (5.88%) Load Balancing
11 4 (4.71%) Data Migration
11 4 (4.71%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.71%) Java
2 3 (3.53%) SQL
2 3 (3.53%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.18%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 9 (10.59%) CISM
2 7 (8.24%) CISA
3 6 (7.06%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.06%) CISSP
4 5 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (4.71%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.53%) CEH
6 3 (3.53%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.53%) Degree
7 2 (2.35%) PgMP
7 2 (2.35%) CAPM
7 2 (2.35%) APMP
7 2 (2.35%) PMP
7 2 (2.35%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.18%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
8 1 (1.18%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (1.18%) CHFI
8 1 (1.18%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (1.18%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (7.06%) COBIT
3 3 (3.53%) SLA
3 3 (3.53%) P3O
3 3 (3.53%) QA
4 1 (1.18%) BS25999
System Software
1 3 (3.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (7.06%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.53%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (3.53%) SCCM
3 1 (1.18%) OpenView
Vendors
1 17 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.76%) SAP
3 9 (10.59%) Oracle
4 8 (9.41%) HP
5 3 (3.53%) IBM
5 3 (3.53%) Symantec
5 3 (3.53%) Business Objects
6 2 (2.35%) Fujitsu
6 2 (2.35%) BMC
7 1 (1.18%) EMC
7 1 (1.18%) Cognos
7 1 (1.18%) Pega
7 1 (1.18%) Atlassian
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
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