Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Risk Manager was £513 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Manager
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 92 100
Rank change year-on-year +11 +8 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Manager 10 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.75% 0.48% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.52% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 14
Cheshire median daily rate £513 £375 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.67% -14.29% -
10th Percentile £406 £355 £406
90th Percentile £538 £503 £528
North West median daily rate £513 £475 £473
% change year-on-year +7.89% +0.53% +19.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Cheshire
Contract vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 1270 1359 1985
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.42% 93.85% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 895 983 1321
Cheshire median daily rate £408 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.88% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £256 £231 £265
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 48 85
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.93 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.93% -11.34% +4.21%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £10.10
90th Percentile £34.20 £27.63 £34.80
North West median hourly rate £17.74 £16.11 £20.50
% change year-on-year +10.14% -21.43% +28.13%

Risk Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings that featured Risk Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Manager in Cheshire

Risk Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Manager in Cheshire

Risk Manager
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 Manager within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 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
Warrington - 5 £525 -
Widnes - 4 £413 -
Risk Manager
North West

Risk Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Risk Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region featuring Risk Manager in the job title.

1 6 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) IT Governance
3 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (30.00%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (30.00%) Network Security
3 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (30.00%) Security Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) Information Security
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) CISSP
3 3 (30.00%) CISM
3 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (20.00%) IT Strategy
4 2 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (20.00%) SFIA
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (20.00%) Information Management

Risk Manager Skill Set
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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Network Security
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 5 (50.00%) IT Governance
3 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (30.00%) Information Security
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Information Management
4 2 (20.00%) IT Strategy
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (20.00%) SFIA
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CISM
1 3 (30.00%) CISSP
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (10.00%) COBIT