The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for Risk Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Management over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Risk Management
County Antrim / Belfast
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 16 -
Rank change year-on-year -35 -  
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 9 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 2.71% 1.15% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.25% 1.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Median daily rate £413 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £415
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £27.60 £27.50
% change year-on-year -9.42% +0.36%  

Risk Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Belfast
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 277 74 54
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 83.43% 85.06% 69.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 906 100 135
Median daily rate £413 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £205 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £456 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 2
Median hourly rate £13.78 £17.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.97% -46.87%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing Risk Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in Belfast

Risk Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Risk Management in Belfast.

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Management in Belfast

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 7 (58.33%) C#
1 7 (58.33%) C++
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
1 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) NUnit
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Perforce
2 6 (50.00%) C
2 6 (50.00%) Google
2 6 (50.00%) .NET Remoting
2 6 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (50.00%) JSON
2 6 (50.00%) JIRA
2 6 (50.00%) WCF
2 6 (50.00%) C++/CLI
2 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (50.00%) SOA
2 6 (50.00%) Web Services
2 6 (50.00%) XML
2 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (50.00%) REST
2 6 (50.00%) Protocol Buffers
2 6 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
2 6 (50.00%) Bitbucket
3 5 (41.67%) Process Improvement
3 5 (41.67%) Banking
4 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management

Risk Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) BGP
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) LDAP
1 1 (8.33%) OSPF
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
2 6 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 6 (50.00%) JIRA
2 6 (50.00%) NUnit
3 1 (8.33%) Artifactory
3 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) C# Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) C++ Developer
2 6 (50.00%) C++/C# Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior C++ Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Endur Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) OpenLink Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Project Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Support Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Project Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (50.00%) .NET Remoting
2 6 (50.00%) JSON
2 6 (50.00%) Protocol Buffers
2 6 (50.00%) REST
2 6 (50.00%) WCF
2 6 (50.00%) Web Services
2 6 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) J2EE
3 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
1 6 (50.00%) SOA
1 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Process Improvement
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) ETRM
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Low Latency
5 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (8.33%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C#
1 7 (58.33%) C++
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) C
2 6 (50.00%) C++/CLI
2 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) VBA
3 1 (8.33%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PMO
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Google
1 6 (50.00%) Perforce
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) OpenLink
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Sybase