The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 25 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
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 37 39
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2  
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.56% 0.72% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 0.93% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Median daily rate £340 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.32% +6.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £378 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £398 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +2.35% +2.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £27.62 £29.00
% change year-on-year -9.48% -4.75%  

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 Cardiff with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 285 214 278
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 88.79% 76.70% 82.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 161 224
Median daily rate £360 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.09% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 4 10
Median hourly rate £16.28 £13.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.59% -14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £35.00 £21.20
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 Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing Risk Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in Cardiff

Risk Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Management in Cardiff

Risk Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Management in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Service Management
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) Information Security
3 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 3 (33.33%) ISMS
4 2 (22.22%) Information Governance
4 2 (22.22%) Line Management
4 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (22.22%) Programme Governance
4 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (22.22%) COBIT
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) CISSP
4 2 (22.22%) CISA
4 2 (22.22%) CISM
5 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Information Security Management
5 1 (11.11%) Security Management
5 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (11.11%) Genesys
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) MS Visio

Risk Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (11.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SMS
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Legal
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Banking Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Information Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Security Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Information Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Product Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Gherkin
1 1 (11.11%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security
2 3 (33.33%) ISMS
2 3 (33.33%) Service Management
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Information Governance
3 2 (22.22%) Line Management
3 2 (22.22%) Programme Governance
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Document Management
4 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Security Management
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CISA
1 2 (22.22%) CISM
1 2 (22.22%) CISSP
2 1 (11.11%) CRISC
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (22.22%) COBIT
2 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) CA Agile Central
1 1 (11.11%) Genesys
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft