Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Risk Assessment skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Assessment over the 6 months to 19 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 Assessment
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 98 112
Rank change year-on-year +20 +14 -18
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 11 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.83% 0.068% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.079% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Cheshire median daily rate £400 - £338
10th Percentile £350 - £316
90th Percentile £450 - £349
North West median daily rate £333 £425 £360
% change year-on-year -21.76% +18.14% -24.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - £42.00

Risk Assessment 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 Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1114 1262 1769
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 84.08% 86.20% 84.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 796 905 1168
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +9.68%
10th Percentile £263 £238 £275
90th Percentile £622 £613 £600
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 31 58
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £19.63 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.76% +12.14% -5.41%
10th Percentile £11.03 £13.00 £12.81
90th Percentile £35.00 £33.75 £35.75
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.42 £30.52
% change year-on-year +20.41% -26.53% +67.60%

Risk Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Assessment in Cheshire

Risk Assessment
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Assessment in Cheshire

Risk Assessment
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Assessment in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Assessment 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 Assessment.

1 7 (63.64%) Information Security
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Banking
2 6 (54.55%) Security Management
2 6 (54.55%) PaaS
2 6 (54.55%) Security Architecture
2 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (54.55%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 6 (54.55%) Re-Platforming
2 6 (54.55%) Internal Audit
3 4 (36.36%) Office 365
4 3 (27.27%) OWASP
4 3 (27.27%) Security Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (27.27%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Open Source
4 3 (27.27%) Static Code Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Dynamic Code Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
5 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (9.09%) Change Control
5 1 (9.09%) Remediation Plan
5 1 (9.09%) Compliance Audit
5 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
5 1 (9.09%) CISA

Risk Assessment
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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (54.55%) PaaS
2 4 (36.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) FTP
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (54.55%) Banking
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Consultant
2 6 (54.55%) Security Consultant
3 4 (36.36%) Architect
3 4 (36.36%) AWS Architect
3 4 (36.36%) Cloud Architect
3 4 (36.36%) Security Architect
4 3 (27.27%) Applications Consultant
4 3 (27.27%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (27.27%) Senior Security Consultant
5 2 (18.18%) AWS Consultant
5 2 (18.18%) Cloud Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) Governance Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) VMware Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Information Security
2 6 (54.55%) Internal Audit
2 6 (54.55%) Re-Platforming
2 6 (54.55%) Security Architecture
2 6 (54.55%) Security Management
2 6 (54.55%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (27.27%) Dynamic Code Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Open Source
3 3 (27.27%) OWASP
3 3 (27.27%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Security Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Static Code Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (9.09%) Compliance Audit
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Release Management
4 1 (9.09%) Remediation Plan
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C#
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CISA
1 1 (9.09%) CISM
1 1 (9.09%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) COBIT
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27005
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) VMware