Period
to 22 July 2019

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 22 July 2019 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
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 74 87 85
Rank change year-on-year +13 -2 +27
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 3 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.31% 0.66% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.76% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Cheshire median daily rate £513 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.89% - -
North West median daily rate £450 £425 £288
% change year-on-year +5.88% +47.83% -42.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 811 1,180 1,049
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 83.09% 86.64% 84.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 515 747 735
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £250 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 59 48
Cheshire median hourly rate £21.05 £17.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.26% -41.67% +71.43%
10th Percentile £13.93 £11.09 £12.13
90th Percentile £51.50 £60.50 £51.50
North West median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £36.74
% change year-on-year - -31.95% +34.82%

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

Risk Assessment
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 Assessment within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 22 July 2019. 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
Knutsford -1 3 £513 -
Risk Assessment
North West

For the 6 months to 22 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Assessment also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Risk Assessment.

1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Supplier Management
2 2 (66.67%) Retail Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Resource Management
2 2 (66.67%) PMP
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Quality Management
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Human Resource Management
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (66.67%) Compliance Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Compliance Audit
3 1 (33.33%) Software Audit
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
3 1 (33.33%) Server Hardening
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 1 (33.33%) GIS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) CISM
3 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) GIS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Compliance Management
2 2 (66.67%) Human Resource Management
2 2 (66.67%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Quality Management
2 2 (66.67%) Resource Management
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Supplier Management
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Compliance Audit
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Server Hardening
3 1 (33.33%) Software Audit
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PMP
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP