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 3 months to 22 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 Analysis
London / City of London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 161 204
Rank change year-on-year +1 +43  
Contract jobs citing Risk Analysis 5 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.15% 0.24% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.27% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 7
Median daily rate £463 £438 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% -7.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £351 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £525 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £340 £390
% change year-on-year +17.64% -12.82%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £23.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +80.85% -41.25%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2903 2921 4710
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 88.08% 85.81% 81.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2223 2386 3712
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £335 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 26 56
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -22.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £44.00 £55.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Risk Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Risk Analysis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Analysis 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 City of London region with a requirement for Risk Analysis.

1 6 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Change Control
3 3 (30.00%) Dependency Management
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) Critical Path Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Project Planning
3 3 (30.00%) Product Breakdown Structure
4 2 (20.00%) Master's Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) GDPR
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Legal
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security
4 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Data Privacy
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (10.00%) QA
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Data Protection Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) QA Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) QA Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Testing Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Testing Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Ajax
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) HTML5
1 1 (10.00%) JSON
1 1 (10.00%) REST
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (30.00%) Change Control
2 3 (30.00%) Critical Path Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Dependency Management
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Metrics
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (30.00%) Product Breakdown Structure
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Data Privacy
3 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security
3 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) ITSM
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) Master's Degree
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) GDPR
2 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) VMware