The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Management
London / City of London
Rank 82 68 83
Rank change year-on-year -14 +15  
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 74 103 123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.44% 3.10% 2.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 3.53% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 81 98
Median daily rate £550 £520 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.76% +9.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £400 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £718 £625 £658
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £42.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year -29.41% +28.78%  

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 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 2590 2921 4181
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 85.48% 87.82% 82.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2034 2334 3226
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 27 36
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.89 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.40% +2.17%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.35 £47.50 £92.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

Risk Management
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 Management in the City of London.

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

Risk Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in the City of London over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

Risk Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

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

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 City of London region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 85 (51.83%) Finance
2 55 (33.54%) Banking
3 53 (32.32%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (28.05%) Front Office
5 35 (21.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 34 (20.73%) Project Management
6 34 (20.73%) Java
7 29 (17.68%) SQL
8 28 (17.07%) Investment Banking
9 26 (15.85%) Degree
10 24 (14.63%) Market Risk
10 24 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (14.02%) Big Data
11 23 (14.02%) Analytics
12 20 (12.20%) Multithreading
13 19 (11.59%) Derivative
13 19 (11.59%) Equities
14 18 (10.98%) Unix
14 18 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
15 17 (10.37%) Cybersecurity
15 17 (10.37%) C++
15 17 (10.37%) Information Security
16 15 (9.15%) Scrum
17 14 (8.54%) PRINCE2
17 14 (8.54%) High Availability
17 14 (8.54%) Credit Risk
17 14 (8.54%) Mathematics
17 14 (8.54%) Scala
18 13 (7.93%) Asset Management
18 13 (7.93%) Business Analysis

Risk Management
Top Related 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 10 (6.10%) Apache Spark
2 6 (3.66%) Apache Pig
3 4 (2.44%) JBoss
4 3 (1.83%) SAS
5 2 (1.22%) IIS
5 2 (1.22%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.61%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (4.27%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.66%) MS Office
3 5 (3.05%) MS Project
4 3 (1.83%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.22%) SAP ERP
1 2 (1.22%) Summit
2 1 (0.61%) CA PPM
2 1 (0.61%) Endur
2 1 (0.61%) LatentZero
2 1 (0.61%) Orchestrade
2 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.61%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.61%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (0.61%) IaaS
2 1 (0.61%) Office 365
2 1 (0.61%) OneDrive
2 1 (0.61%) SaaS
2 1 (0.61%) Trello
2 1 (0.61%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.49%) Firewall
2 5 (3.05%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (3.05%) Network Security
2 5 (3.05%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.83%) MPLS
4 2 (1.22%) DHCP
4 2 (1.22%) DNS
4 2 (1.22%) LAN
4 2 (1.22%) VoIP
4 2 (1.22%) WAN
4 2 (1.22%) Wireless
5 1 (0.61%) BGP
5 1 (0.61%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.61%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.61%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.61%) Internet
5 1 (0.61%) OSPF
5 1 (0.61%) PSTN
5 1 (0.61%) SAN
5 1 (0.61%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.02%) Big Data
2 11 (6.71%) Hadoop
3 9 (5.49%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (5.49%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (5.49%) SQL Server
4 6 (3.66%) Data Lake
5 4 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (2.44%) QlikView
6 3 (1.83%) HBase
6 3 (1.83%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.83%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.22%) MySQL
7 2 (1.22%) SAP BW
7 2 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.61%) GIS
8 1 (0.61%) KDB
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Navigator
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.61%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 8 (4.88%) JIRA
2 6 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.44%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.44%) Subversion
3 4 (2.44%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.83%) Maven
5 2 (1.22%) Ant
5 2 (1.22%) Moq
5 2 (1.22%) MSTest
5 2 (1.22%) NetBeans
5 2 (1.22%) NUnit
5 2 (1.22%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.61%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.61%) JSUnit
6 1 (0.61%) JUnit
6 1 (0.61%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.61%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.61%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.61%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 85 (51.83%) Finance
2 55 (33.54%) Banking
3 46 (28.05%) Front Office
4 28 (17.07%) Investment Banking
5 10 (6.10%) Legal
5 10 (6.10%) Retail
6 5 (3.05%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.22%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.61%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.61%) French Language
8 1 (0.61%) Marketing
8 1 (0.61%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.61%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (30.49%) Developer
2 32 (19.51%) Analyst
3 27 (16.46%) Java Developer
4 21 (12.80%) Project Manager
5 20 (12.20%) Senior Developer
6 18 (10.98%) Business Analyst
7 17 (10.37%) Senior Java Developer
8 11 (6.71%) Architect
8 11 (6.71%) C++ Developer
8 11 (6.71%) Risk Analyst
9 10 (6.10%) Big Data Developer
10 9 (5.49%) Market Risk Developer
10 9 (5.49%) Market Risk Java Developer
10 9 (5.49%) Senior Big Data Developer
11 8 (4.88%) Front Office Developer
11 8 (4.88%) Senior Market Risk Java Developer
11 8 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
12 7 (4.27%) Risk Manager
12 7 (4.27%) Security Analyst
12 7 (4.27%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.49%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 9 (5.49%) STL
2 7 (4.27%) .NET
2 7 (4.27%) Web Services
3 5 (3.05%) Hibernate
4 4 (2.44%) REST
5 3 (1.83%) AngularJS
5 3 (1.83%) CSS
5 3 (1.83%) HTML
5 3 (1.83%) WCF
5 3 (1.83%) WPF
5 3 (1.83%) XML
6 2 (1.22%) Ajax
6 2 (1.22%) Java EE
6 2 (1.22%) jQuery
6 2 (1.22%) JSON
6 2 (1.22%) JSP
6 2 (1.22%) NumPy
6 2 (1.22%) Spring
6 2 (1.22%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 35 (21.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 24 (14.63%) Market Risk
3 19 (11.59%) Derivative
3 19 (11.59%) Equities
4 18 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (8.54%) Credit Risk
6 12 (7.32%) Management Information System
7 10 (6.10%) Algorithms
8 8 (4.88%) Fixed Income
9 7 (4.27%) Data Centre
10 5 (3.05%) Cyber Defence
10 5 (3.05%) Security Operations Centre
11 4 (2.44%) PMI
12 3 (1.83%) Computer Science
12 3 (1.83%) CUDA
12 3 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (1.83%) NHS
13 2 (1.22%) Credit Derivative
13 2 (1.22%) Data Protection Act
13 2 (1.22%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.98%) Unix
2 11 (6.71%) Linux
3 10 (6.10%) Windows
4 2 (1.22%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (32.32%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (20.73%) Project Management
3 24 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (14.02%) Analytics
5 20 (12.20%) Multithreading
6 17 (10.37%) Cybersecurity
6 17 (10.37%) Information Security
7 15 (9.15%) Scrum
8 14 (8.54%) High Availability
8 14 (8.54%) Mathematics
8 14 (8.54%) PRINCE2
9 13 (7.93%) Asset Management
9 13 (7.93%) Business Analysis
10 11 (6.71%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (6.71%) Change Management
10 11 (6.71%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (6.71%) SDLC
11 10 (6.10%) Low Latency
11 10 (6.10%) Migration
11 10 (6.10%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (20.73%) Java
2 29 (17.68%) SQL
3 17 (10.37%) C++
4 14 (8.54%) Scala
5 11 (6.71%) C#
6 8 (4.88%) Haskell
7 3 (1.83%) Python
8 2 (1.22%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.22%) Perl
8 2 (1.22%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.22%) VBA
9 1 (0.61%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (15.85%) Degree
2 12 (7.32%) Security Cleared
3 9 (5.49%) CISSP
3 9 (5.49%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.27%) CISM
5 5 (3.05%) CNA
5 5 (3.05%) GCIA
5 5 (3.05%) GCIH
5 5 (3.05%) GIAC
5 5 (3.05%) Network+ Certification
5 5 (3.05%) Novell Certification
5 5 (3.05%) SANS
6 4 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (2.44%) CREST Certified
6 4 (2.44%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.83%) CHECK Team Member
7 3 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.22%) CFA
8 2 (1.22%) ISEB
9 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.49%) PMO
2 8 (4.88%) Dodd-Frank
3 5 (3.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.05%) MiFID
4 4 (2.44%) QA
5 3 (1.83%) EMIR
6 2 (1.22%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (1.22%) Data Quality
6 2 (1.22%) FATCA
6 2 (1.22%) GDPR
6 2 (1.22%) PCI DSS
6 2 (1.22%) SLA
7 1 (0.61%) COBIT
7 1 (0.61%) GAAP
7 1 (0.61%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.61%) IFRS
7 1 (0.61%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.61%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.61%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (1.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.22%) HDFS
2 1 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.61%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (0.61%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.05%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (1.83%) Control-M
3 2 (1.22%) Dollar Universe
3 2 (1.22%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.61%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.61%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (0.61%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.61%) Puppet
4 1 (0.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (5.49%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.27%) Oracle
3 5 (3.05%) Murex
3 5 (3.05%) Sun
4 3 (1.83%) CheckPoint
4 3 (1.83%) Cisco
4 3 (1.83%) SAP
4 3 (1.83%) Sybase
5 2 (1.22%) Bloomberg
5 2 (1.22%) Citrix
5 2 (1.22%) Netezza
6 1 (0.61%) Axway
6 1 (0.61%) Infoblox
6 1 (0.61%) Riverbed
6 1 (0.61%) Solace
6 1 (0.61%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.61%) Sonus
6 1 (0.61%) Tableau
6 1 (0.61%) Verint
6 1 (0.61%) WorldPay
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