Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 17 August 2018 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 248 234 225
Rank change year-on-year -14 -9 +47
Contract jobs citing Risk Analysis 13 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.18% 0.15% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.17% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 18
City of London median daily rate £635 £450 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.11% +1.41% -12.35%
10th Percentile £373 £334 £356
90th Percentile £728 £588 £538
Central London median daily rate £613 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +36.11% +2.86% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Risk Analysis 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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,148 5,873 5,968
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.29% 88.88% 87.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,865 4,541 4,804
City of London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £331 £325 £313
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £473
% change year-on-year - +5.82% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 55 44
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.54 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.96% +2.70% -4.76%
10th Percentile £13.29 £13.33 £11.25
90th Percentile £28.99 £31.20 £45.97
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.85 £20.00
% change year-on-year -0.80% -5.75% -4.76%

Risk Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Risk Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Analysis in the City of London

Risk Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Risk Analysis in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Analysis in the City of London

Risk Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Analysis in the City of London over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Analysis in the City of London

Risk Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Analysis in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Analysis in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Analysis 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 City of London region with a requirement for Risk Analysis.

1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 7 (53.85%) Risk Management
3 6 (46.15%) Information Security
3 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (38.46%) Degree
4 5 (38.46%) Firewall
4 5 (38.46%) CISSP
5 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
5 4 (30.77%) CISM
5 4 (30.77%) Banking
5 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (30.77%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (23.08%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 3 (23.08%) Data Privacy
6 3 (23.08%) GDPR
6 3 (23.08%) Privileged Access Management
6 3 (23.08%) Threat Intelligence
6 3 (23.08%) CRISC
6 3 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (23.08%) SIEM
6 3 (23.08%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (23.08%) Security Architecture
6 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (23.08%) CISA
6 3 (23.08%) Front Office
6 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (23.08%) Windows
6 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence

Risk Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) RMDS
2 1 (7.69%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (15.38%) DHCP
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) Extranet
2 2 (15.38%) Internet
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
2 2 (15.38%) Multicast
2 2 (15.38%) Network Security
2 2 (15.38%) OSPF
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
1 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Banking
3 3 (23.08%) Front Office
4 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
4 2 (15.38%) Legal
5 1 (7.69%) Games
5 1 (7.69%) Private Banking
5 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Risk Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Desktop Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Security Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Security Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Big Data Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Credit Risk Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Information Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Risk Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Network Deployment Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Qualitative Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Quantitative Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (30.77%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
3 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 2 (15.38%) Eurex
4 1 (7.69%) Credit Risk
4 1 (7.69%) e-Health
4 1 (7.69%) Equities
4 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (7.69%) Grid Computing
4 1 (7.69%) Market Risk
4 1 (7.69%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Risk Management
2 6 (46.15%) Information Security
3 4 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) Data Privacy
4 3 (23.08%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Privileged Access Management
4 3 (23.08%) Security Architecture
4 3 (23.08%) SIEM
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) Threat Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (15.38%) Service Management
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C#
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C++
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) R
2 1 (7.69%) Scala
2 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) CISSP
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) CISM
3 3 (23.08%) CISA
3 3 (23.08%) CRISC
4 2 (15.38%) CCIE
4 2 (15.38%) CCNA
4 2 (15.38%) CCNP
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (23.08%) GDPR
3 1 (7.69%) COBIT
3 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
3 1 (7.69%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Arista
1 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco
1 2 (15.38%) Reuters
2 1 (7.69%) Bloomberg