Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 23 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 64 56
Rank change year-on-year -10 -8 +3
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 22 38 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.38% 2.50% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 3.07% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 33 23
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £425 £357
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +19.05% +42.80%
10th Percentile £306 £250 £294
90th Percentile £573 £560 £520
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03% +13.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Birmingham median hourly rate - - £34.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.12 - £33.00

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 Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1294 1239 1037
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 81.13% 81.46% 75.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 954 801 647
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £231 £250 £230
90th Percentile £525 £550 £503
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 38
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
10th Percentile £12.45 £10.83 £10.40
90th Percentile £45.35 £31.21 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.20 £20.00
% change year-on-year +37.40% -9.03% -

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in Birmingham

Risk Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Management in Birmingham

Risk Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in Birmingham over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Management in Birmingham

Risk Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Management in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 10 (45.45%) Project Management
1 10 (45.45%) Change Management
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
3 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (27.27%) Data Protection
4 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (22.73%) Migration
5 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
5 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
5 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (22.73%) PRINCE
5 5 (22.73%) Quality Management
5 5 (22.73%) Problem Management
6 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
6 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (18.18%) Degree
6 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
6 4 (18.18%) Coaching
6 4 (18.18%) Six Sigma
6 4 (18.18%) Cisco
6 4 (18.18%) WLAN
6 4 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (18.18%) PMP
6 4 (18.18%) PMI Certification
6 4 (18.18%) Unix
6 4 (18.18%) ITIL
6 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (18.18%) Scrum

Risk Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Firewall
1 4 (18.18%) WLAN
2 1 (4.55%) Intranet
2 1 (4.55%) NAS
2 1 (4.55%) SAN
2 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Project Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Implementation Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Information Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Information Security Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 2 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Security Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Security Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Storage Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Data Compliance Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Data Migration Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Data Migration Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Digital Product Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Engineering Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Migration Manager
4 1 (4.55%) SAN Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Software Implementation Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
3 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Change Management
1 10 (45.45%) Project Management
2 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) Data Protection
3 5 (22.73%) Migration
3 5 (22.73%) PRINCE
3 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
3 5 (22.73%) Problem Management
3 5 (22.73%) Quality Management
4 4 (18.18%) Coaching
4 4 (18.18%) Information Security
4 4 (18.18%) ITIL
4 4 (18.18%) Scrum
4 4 (18.18%) Six Sigma
4 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.64%) Regulatory Compliance
6 2 (9.09%) Line Management
6 2 (9.09%) Programme Governance
6 2 (9.09%) SDLC
7 1 (4.55%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C
1 1 (4.55%) Java
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
1 4 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (18.18%) PMI Certification
1 4 (18.18%) PMP
2 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.55%) DBS Check
4 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (13.64%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.55%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle