Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Risk Assessment skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Assessment over the 6 months to 23 July 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 Assessment
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 144 173
Rank change year-on-year +11 +29 -25
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 15 36 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.40% 0.74% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.91% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 7
Berkshire median daily rate £508 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.50% +25.00% +56.86%
10th Percentile £429 £153 £327
90th Percentile £564 £623 £476
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £418
% change year-on-year - +7.78% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £55.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £67.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year -29.63% +440.00% -64.29%

Risk Assessment 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 Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3060 3940 4221
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 80.95% 80.54% 77.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1473 2102 2223
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £410 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +5.81% +3.33%
10th Percentile £256 £256 £220
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 120 143
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.23% -31.11% +31.81%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.50 £13.03
90th Percentile £38.75 £43.28 £39.90
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +7.14%

Risk Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Risk Assessment as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Assessment in Berkshire

Risk Assessment
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Assessment in Berkshire

Risk Assessment
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Assessment in Berkshire over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Assessment in Berkshire

Risk Assessment
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Assessment in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Assessment in Berkshire

Risk Assessment
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Assessment within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +26 5 £463 +71.30%
Bracknell +11 5 £550 +10.00% 2
Risk Assessment
South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Assessment 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Risk Assessment.

1 9 (60.00%) Information Security
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Service Management
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Splunk
3 4 (26.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (26.67%) Network Security
3 4 (26.67%) CCIE
3 4 (26.67%) CCNA
3 4 (26.67%) CISSP
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (26.67%) Firewall
3 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
3 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (26.67%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (26.67%) Data Loss Prevention
4 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 3 (20.00%) Investment Management
4 3 (20.00%) CRAMM
4 3 (20.00%) ISMS
4 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (20.00%) OWASP
5 2 (13.33%) Security Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) SIEM
5 2 (13.33%) SCCM
5 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (13.33%) McAfee ePO

Risk Assessment
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) HP Helion
1 1 (6.67%) IaaS
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
1 4 (26.67%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (26.67%) Network Security
2 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (6.67%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) DB2
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Architect
1 3 (20.00%) Consultant
1 3 (20.00%) Information Assurance Consultant
1 3 (20.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (20.00%) Security Architect
1 3 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) IT Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) IT Security Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Security Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Project Control Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Project Manager - Cybersecurity
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Splunk Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Information Security
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Service Management
3 4 (26.67%) Data Loss Prevention
3 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (26.67%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
3 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (20.00%) CRAMM
4 3 (20.00%) Investment Management
4 3 (20.00%) ISMS
4 3 (20.00%) OWASP
4 3 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Database Security
5 2 (13.33%) Data-Flow Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Dynamic Code Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Security Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CCIE
1 4 (26.67%) CCNA
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (26.67%) CISSP
2 1 (6.67%) APMP
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 1 (6.67%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Splunk
2 2 (13.33%) McAfee
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
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