The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 27 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
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 51 51
Rank change year-on-year +22 0  
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 28 28 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 4.40% 3.02% 2.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.23% 3.61% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 12
Median daily rate £455 £375 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.33% -1.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £320 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £691 £560 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £420
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £62.50 -
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 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 535 776 805
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 83.99% 83.71% 84.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 565 491
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 13 30
Median hourly rate £32.00 £26.75 £19.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.62% +37.53%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £62.50 £35.00
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 Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Risk Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Management in Cheshire

Risk Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in Cheshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Management in Cheshire

Risk Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Management in Cheshire

Risk Management
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 Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Knutsford +7 5 £448 - 1
Warrington +11 2 £698 +64.11% 1
Chester +7 2 £425 +9.67% 2
Crewe - 1 £450 -
Risk Management
North West

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 36 (85.71%) Finance
2 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (45.24%) CISSP
3 17 (40.48%) Banking
3 17 (40.48%) Information Security
3 17 (40.48%) CISM
4 16 (38.10%) Project Planning
4 16 (38.10%) Waterfall
4 16 (38.10%) Virtual Team
5 9 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (16.67%) ITIL
7 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (9.52%) ServiceNow
8 4 (9.52%) IT Governance
8 4 (9.52%) SCOM
8 4 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (9.52%) Windows
8 4 (9.52%) AIX
8 4 (9.52%) HPUX
8 4 (9.52%) Solaris
8 4 (9.52%) Linux
8 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (9.52%) IBM
8 4 (9.52%) Java
8 4 (9.52%) Perl
8 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (9.52%) Mainframe
8 4 (9.52%) Netcool
8 4 (9.52%) Middleware
8 4 (9.52%) CA

Risk Management
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 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Big Data
General
1 36 (85.71%) Finance
2 17 (40.48%) Banking
3 4 (9.52%) Corporate Banking
4 3 (7.14%) Financial Institution
5 2 (4.76%) Retail
6 1 (2.38%) Law
6 1 (2.38%) Legal
6 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Consultant
2 12 (28.57%) Security Consultant
3 11 (26.19%) Analyst
4 10 (23.81%) Senior Consultant
4 10 (23.81%) Senior Security Consultant
5 9 (21.43%) Architect
6 8 (19.05%) Security Architect
7 7 (16.67%) Risk Analyst
8 4 (9.52%) CISSP Consultant
8 4 (9.52%) Senior Architect
8 4 (9.52%) Senior Security Architect
9 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (7.14%) IT Analyst
9 3 (7.14%) IT Risk Analyst
9 3 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
9 3 (7.14%) Technology Risk Analyst
10 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
10 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
10 2 (4.76%) Project Manager
10 2 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (38.10%) Virtual Team
2 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.52%) Mainframe
3 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.38%) PMI
4 1 (2.38%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.38%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) AIX
1 4 (9.52%) HPUX
1 4 (9.52%) Linux
1 4 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (9.52%) Solaris
1 4 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (40.48%) Information Security
3 16 (38.10%) Project Planning
3 16 (38.10%) Waterfall
4 9 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (16.67%) ITIL
6 4 (9.52%) Asset Management
6 4 (9.52%) IT Audit
6 4 (9.52%) IT Governance
6 4 (9.52%) Software Asset Management
7 3 (7.14%) Programme Management
7 3 (7.14%) Project Management
7 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 2 (4.76%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.76%) Change Management
8 2 (4.76%) Data Analysis
8 2 (4.76%) Project Governance
8 2 (4.76%) Resource Management
8 2 (4.76%) Supplier Management
8 2 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) Java
1 4 (9.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (45.24%) CISSP
2 17 (40.48%) CISM
3 3 (7.14%) Degree
4 2 (4.76%) CISA
4 2 (4.76%) CRISC
5 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
2 2 (4.76%) GDPR
2 2 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) IBM BigFix
1 4 (9.52%) Netcool
1 4 (9.52%) SCOM
2 1 (2.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) CA
1 4 (9.52%) IBM
1 4 (9.52%) ServiceNow
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) Remedy
2 2 (4.76%) SAP
3 1 (2.38%) Citrix
3 1 (2.38%) Splunk
3 1 (2.38%) VMware
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