Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 6 months to 21 November 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 99 88
Rank change year-on-year +23 -11 +14
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 98 73 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.38% 1.71% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.85% 2.10% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 40 52
Berkshire median daily rate £388 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.42% +2.70% +14.76%
10th Percentile £256 £320 £313
90th Percentile £580 £626 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £475 £413
% change year-on-year -5.26% +15.15% +0.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £10.80 -
South East median hourly rate £37.50 £27.00 £57.99
% change year-on-year +38.89% -53.44% +64.51%

Risk Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3440 3473 3895
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 83.60% 81.37% 78.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1791 1866 2150
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.96%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £227
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 130 176
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.75 £30.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.31% -41.71% +77.45%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £13.25
90th Percentile £38.45 £48.83 £44.38
South East median hourly rate £22.75 £27.13 £26.50
% change year-on-year -16.13% +2.36% +51.43%

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in Berkshire

Risk Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Management in Berkshire

Risk Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in Berkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Management in Berkshire

Risk Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Management in Berkshire

Risk Management
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 Management within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 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 +27 27 £388 -35.42% 1
Bracknell +8 15 £525 +27.27%
Maidenhead -2 14 £325 -20.73%
Newbury -1 10 £425 -25.11% 2
Slough +14 8 £400 -
Risk Management
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 33 (33.67%) Information Security
2 32 (32.65%) Telecoms
2 32 (32.65%) Project Management
3 30 (30.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (27.55%) Finance
5 19 (19.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 16 (16.33%) CISSP
7 15 (15.31%) ITIL
7 15 (15.31%) PRINCE2
7 15 (15.31%) Degree
8 14 (14.29%) CISM
9 13 (13.27%) Programme Management
9 13 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (12.24%) Legal
11 11 (11.22%) Business Continuity
11 11 (11.22%) Risk Assessment
11 11 (11.22%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (10.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 10 (10.20%) PCI DSS
12 10 (10.20%) MS Visio
13 9 (9.18%) SLA
13 9 (9.18%) Microsoft Excel
13 9 (9.18%) PMI Certification
13 9 (9.18%) Retail
13 9 (9.18%) CISA
13 9 (9.18%) Service Delivery
13 9 (9.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 8 (8.16%) Presales
14 8 (8.16%) Information Governance
14 8 (8.16%) Agile Software Development

Risk Management
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 6 (6.12%) SAS
2 2 (2.04%) MS Project Server
2 2 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (10.20%) MS Visio
2 9 (9.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (9.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) HFM
1 2 (2.04%) Hyperion Planning
1 2 (2.04%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.02%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.06%) IaaS
1 3 (3.06%) Office 365
1 3 (3.06%) PaaS
1 3 (3.06%) SaaS
2 2 (2.04%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.08%) Internet
2 3 (3.06%) MPLS
2 3 (3.06%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (2.04%) ADSL
3 2 (2.04%) Broadband
3 2 (2.04%) Intranet
3 2 (2.04%) IP Telephony
3 2 (2.04%) ISDN
3 2 (2.04%) Network Security
3 2 (2.04%) SCCP
3 2 (2.04%) VoIP
3 2 (2.04%) VPN
4 1 (1.02%) 2G
4 1 (1.02%) 3G
4 1 (1.02%) 4G
4 1 (1.02%) LAN
4 1 (1.02%) WAN
4 1 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.04%) Essbase
2 2 (2.04%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (2.04%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Selenium
1 2 (2.04%) WebDriver
General
1 32 (32.65%) Telecoms
2 27 (27.55%) Finance
3 12 (12.24%) Legal
4 9 (9.18%) Retail
5 8 (8.16%) Banking
6 6 (6.12%) Retail Banking
7 3 (3.06%) Billing
7 3 (3.06%) Manufacturing
7 3 (3.06%) Marketing
8 2 (2.04%) Digital Economy
8 2 (2.04%) Electronics
8 2 (2.04%) Law
8 2 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (20.41%) Analyst
2 18 (18.37%) Project Manager
3 15 (15.31%) Consultant
4 8 (8.16%) Security Specialist
5 6 (6.12%) Architect
5 6 (6.12%) Risk Analyst
5 6 (6.12%) Security Architect
6 5 (5.10%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (5.10%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (5.10%) Credit Analyst
6 5 (5.10%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 5 (5.10%) Security Consultant
6 5 (5.10%) Support Analyst
6 5 (5.10%) Test Analyst
7 4 (4.08%) Business Analyst
7 4 (4.08%) Compliance Specialist
7 4 (4.08%) GDPR Business Analyst
7 4 (4.08%) Product Consultant
7 4 (4.08%) Security Manager
7 4 (4.08%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.12%) Credit Risk
2 6 (6.12%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.10%) Blackberry
3 5 (5.10%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (4.08%) PMI
4 4 (4.08%) Virtual Team
5 3 (3.06%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.04%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.02%) CMDB
7 1 (1.02%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.02%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.02%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.08%) Windows
2 3 (3.06%) Linux
3 2 (2.04%) Solaris
4 1 (1.02%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (33.67%) Information Security
2 32 (32.65%) Project Management
3 30 (30.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (15.31%) ITIL
4 15 (15.31%) PRINCE2
5 13 (13.27%) Programme Management
6 11 (11.22%) Business Continuity
6 11 (11.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (11.22%) Risk Assessment
7 10 (10.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 9 (9.18%) Service Delivery
9 8 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (8.16%) Information Governance
9 8 (8.16%) Presales
10 7 (7.14%) Quality Management
10 7 (7.14%) Security Management
10 7 (7.14%) Test Scripting
11 6 (6.12%) Change Management
11 6 (6.12%) Data Management
11 6 (6.12%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (16.33%) CISSP
2 15 (15.31%) Degree
3 14 (14.29%) CISM
4 9 (9.18%) CISA
4 9 (9.18%) PMI Certification
5 7 (7.14%) PCI QSA
5 7 (7.14%) PMP
5 7 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 6 (6.12%) Numerate Degree
6 6 (6.12%) Security Cleared
7 4 (4.08%) CESG Certified Professional
7 4 (4.08%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 4 (4.08%) SC Cleared
8 3 (3.06%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 3 (3.06%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (2.04%) CCSP
9 2 (2.04%) CISMP
9 2 (2.04%) CRISC
9 2 (2.04%) MBA
10 1 (1.02%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (19.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (10.20%) PCI DSS
3 9 (9.18%) SLA
4 8 (8.16%) GDPR
5 6 (6.12%) Basel II
5 6 (6.12%) IFRS
5 6 (6.12%) IFRS 9
6 4 (4.08%) QA
7 3 (3.06%) PMO
8 2 (2.04%) COBIT
9 1 (1.02%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (1.02%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (1.02%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 2 (2.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (5.10%) SAP
2 3 (3.06%) Cisco
2 3 (3.06%) Oracle
3 2 (2.04%) Hyperion
3 2 (2.04%) Progress
3 2 (2.04%) Qualys
3 2 (2.04%) Remedy
4 1 (1.02%) BT
4 1 (1.02%) Forcepoint
4 1 (1.02%) JDA
4 1 (1.02%) Juniper
4 1 (1.02%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.02%) Symantec