Period
to 20 August 2017

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 6 months to 20 August 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
6 months to
20 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 112 111
Rank change year-on-year +34 -1 -15
Contract jobs citing Risk Analysis 7 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.58% 0.11% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.13% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 5
Cheshire median daily rate £440 £213 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +107.06% -46.88% +17.65%
10th Percentile £326 £131 £363
90th Percentile £505 £284 £488
North West median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year - +0.72% -15.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 1009 1529 1745
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 82.91% 85.28% 86.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 704 1049 1093
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £288
90th Percentile £525 £575 £585
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £389
% change year-on-year - +2.96% +7.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 33 62
Cheshire median hourly rate £30.00 £18.50 £17.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.16% +6.75% -43.64%
10th Percentile £11.25 £13.00 £13.10
90th Percentile £55.00 £42.90 £38.75
North West median hourly rate £34.00 £28.18 £30.52
% change year-on-year +20.65% -7.67% +38.73%

Risk Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Risk Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Analysis in Cheshire over the 6 months to 20 August 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 20 August 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
Chester - 5 £505 -
Knutsford - 1 - - 1
Risk Analysis
North West

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (57.14%) Migration
1 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Credit Risk Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Retail
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Credit Risk
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) SAS
3 2 (28.57%) GIS
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
4 1 (14.29%) Tableau
4 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) User Experience
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Use Case
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) R
4 1 (14.29%) Ab Initio
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft

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 3 (42.86%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) GIS
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Risk Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) SAS Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Information Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Credit Risk
3 1 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
1 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) Credit Risk Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) DNA
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) R
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Ab Initio
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Tableau