Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 17 January 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 Assessment
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 232 212 204
Rank change year-on-year -20 -8 +48
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 14 21 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.20% 0.34% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.38% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 23
City of London median daily rate £563 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.42% - -2.56%
10th Percentile £474 £370 £329
90th Percentile £664 £669 £680
Central London median daily rate £550 £475 £550
% change year-on-year +15.79% -13.64% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - £33.25

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 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 6,214 5,495 6,047
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.99% 87.82% 85.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,955 4,373 4,811
City of London median daily rate £505 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.32% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £332 £313 £288
90th Percentile £688 £668 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 50 56
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £21.13 £21.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.48% -2.57% +17.22%
10th Percentile £11.81 £13.73 £12.50
90th Percentile £31.50 £55.00 £52.75
Central London median hourly rate £20.25 £19.00 £21.43
% change year-on-year +6.58% -11.35% +19.97%

Risk Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Assessment in the City of London

Risk Assessment
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 Assessment in the City of London.

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

Risk Assessment
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

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

Risk Assessment
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 Assessment in the City of London.

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Assessment 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 Assessment.

1 12 (85.71%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Information Security
3 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 4 (28.57%) Banking
3 4 (28.57%) GDPR
4 3 (21.43%) IT Audit
4 3 (21.43%) Internal Audit
4 3 (21.43%) CISA
4 3 (21.43%) Sybase
4 3 (21.43%) Unix
4 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle
4 3 (21.43%) CISSP
4 3 (21.43%) Legal
4 3 (21.43%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
5 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
5 2 (14.29%) IT Governance
5 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) MySQL
5 2 (14.29%) AIX
5 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (14.29%) Firewall
5 2 (14.29%) GAP Analysis

Risk Assessment
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 (7.14%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Hive
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
General
1 12 (85.71%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
3 3 (21.43%) Legal
4 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
5 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Auditor
2 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Data Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) IT Auditor
2 2 (14.29%) Risk Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) GDPR Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Information Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Fintech
2 2 (14.29%) Mainframe
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Digital Media
3 1 (7.14%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Unix
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) AIX
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Information Security
2 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
3 3 (21.43%) Internal Audit
3 3 (21.43%) IT Audit
4 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) IT Governance
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) SIEM
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Business Development
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
5 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CISA
1 3 (21.43%) CISSP
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) GDPR
2 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
3 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
1 3 (21.43%) Sybase
2 1 (7.14%) CyberArk
2 1 (7.14%) Symantec
2 1 (7.14%) Trustwave