The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Risk Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Analysis over the 3 months to 29 April 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 Analysis
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 85 80
Rank change year-on-year +30 -5  
Contract jobs citing Risk Analysis 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.70% 0.18% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.21% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £350 £125 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +180.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £358
% change year-on-year +10.71% -2.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £29.25 £41.25
% change year-on-year +36.75% -29.09%  

Risk Analysis 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 Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 467 941 854
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 82.22% 85.08% 86.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 644 539
Median daily rate £400 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +4.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 20 38
Median hourly rate £43.48 £22.54 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +92.87% -35.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +2.77% +18.03%  

Risk Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Analysis in Cheshire

Risk Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Analysis in Cheshire

Risk Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Analysis in Cheshire

Risk Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Analysis within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 2 £363 -
Knutsford - 1 - -
Risk Analysis
North West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Analysis 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Risk Analysis.

1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) GIS
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Ab Initio
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) R
3 1 (20.00%) Tableau
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management

Risk Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) GIS
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) DNA
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) R
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Ab Initio
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Tableau