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 26 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 Management
London / City of London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 90 63
Rank change year-on-year +5 -27  
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 91 77 178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.74% 2.32% 3.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.11% 2.70% 3.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 57 151
Median daily rate £581 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -4.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £400 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £726 £675 £690
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +2.35% +2.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £33.38 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £27.62 £29.00
% change year-on-year -9.48% -4.75%  

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 2925 2856 4712
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 88.16% 85.89% 81.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2250 2341 3708
Median daily rate £500 £475 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.60%  
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 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 23 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 £15.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £35.20 £55.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 26 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Management in the City of London.

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 69 (42.07%) Finance
2 50 (30.49%) Banking
3 47 (28.66%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (28.05%) Front Office
5 38 (23.17%) SQL
6 29 (17.68%) Java
6 29 (17.68%) Investment Banking
7 27 (16.46%) Stakeholder Management
7 27 (16.46%) Project Management
8 26 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
9 25 (15.24%) Market Risk
10 22 (13.41%) Analytics
11 18 (10.98%) JIRA
12 16 (9.76%) C#
12 16 (9.76%) .NET
12 16 (9.76%) PRINCE2
12 16 (9.76%) Microsoft
13 15 (9.15%) Python
13 15 (9.15%) C++
13 15 (9.15%) Equities
13 15 (9.15%) Degree
13 15 (9.15%) Credit Risk
14 14 (8.54%) QA
14 14 (8.54%) Change Management
15 13 (7.93%) Oracle
15 13 (7.93%) Microsoft Office
15 13 (7.93%) Big Data
16 12 (7.32%) Scala
16 12 (7.32%) SQL Server
16 12 (7.32%) Migration

Risk Management
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 4 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.83%) SAS
3 2 (1.22%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.61%) Apache
4 1 (0.61%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.61%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.61%) Confluence
4 1 (0.61%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.61%) JBoss
4 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (7.93%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.44%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.22%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.22%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.61%) Endur
2 1 (0.61%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (0.61%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.61%) LatentZero
2 1 (0.61%) Primavera
2 1 (0.61%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.22%) Office 365
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.61%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.44%) LDAP
1 4 (2.44%) SNMP
2 3 (1.83%) Internet
3 1 (0.61%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.61%) Firewall
3 1 (0.61%) Intranet
3 1 (0.61%) MPLS
3 1 (0.61%) Skype
3 1 (0.61%) Wireless
3 1 (0.61%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.93%) Big Data
2 12 (7.32%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.44%) GIS
4 4 (2.44%) Hadoop
4 4 (2.44%) QlikView
4 4 (2.44%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.83%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (1.83%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.22%) HBase
6 2 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.22%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.61%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (0.61%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 18 (10.98%) JIRA
2 10 (6.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (4.27%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.83%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.83%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.83%) SpecFlow
4 3 (1.83%) Subversion
5 2 (1.22%) FitNesse
5 2 (1.22%) JBehave
5 2 (1.22%) Moq
5 2 (1.22%) MSTest
5 2 (1.22%) NUnit
5 2 (1.22%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.61%) Ant
6 1 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.61%) Maven
6 1 (0.61%) NetBeans
General
1 69 (42.07%) Finance
2 50 (30.49%) Banking
3 46 (28.05%) Front Office
4 29 (17.68%) Investment Banking
5 7 (4.27%) Back Office
6 5 (3.05%) Retail
7 3 (1.83%) Legal
8 1 (0.61%) French Language
8 1 (0.61%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.61%) Law
8 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (29.88%) Developer
2 37 (22.56%) Analyst
3 22 (13.41%) Project Manager
4 20 (12.20%) Business Analyst
5 18 (10.98%) Java Developer
6 17 (10.37%) Senior Developer
7 12 (7.32%) Risk Analyst
7 12 (7.32%) Senior Java Developer
8 10 (6.10%) Scala Developer
9 9 (5.49%) Architect
9 9 (5.49%) Big Data Developer
9 9 (5.49%) Senior Big Data Developer
9 9 (5.49%) Senior Scala Developer
10 8 (4.88%) Consultant
10 8 (4.88%) Java Scala Developer
10 8 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (4.88%) Senior Java Scala Developer
10 8 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (4.27%) C++ Developer
11 7 (4.27%) Risk Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.76%) .NET
2 7 (4.27%) AngularJS
3 6 (3.66%) Web Services
4 5 (3.05%) HTML
5 4 (2.44%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 4 (2.44%) CSS
5 4 (2.44%) JSON
5 4 (2.44%) STL
6 3 (1.83%) Hibernate
6 3 (1.83%) HTML5
6 3 (1.83%) Node.js
6 3 (1.83%) React
6 3 (1.83%) Redux
6 3 (1.83%) REST
6 3 (1.83%) Spring
6 3 (1.83%) WCF
6 3 (1.83%) WPF
6 3 (1.83%) XML
7 2 (1.22%) Middleware
7 2 (1.22%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (15.24%) Market Risk
3 15 (9.15%) Credit Risk
3 15 (9.15%) Equities
4 11 (6.71%) Derivative
4 11 (6.71%) Management Information System
5 10 (6.10%) Fixed Income
5 10 (6.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 8 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (3.66%) NHS
7 6 (3.66%) Virtual Team
8 5 (3.05%) Computer Science
8 5 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (3.05%) Equity Derivative
8 5 (3.05%) PMI
9 4 (2.44%) Algorithms
9 4 (2.44%) CUDA
10 3 (1.83%) User Experience
11 2 (1.22%) Fintech
11 2 (1.22%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.71%) Unix
2 9 (5.49%) Windows
3 5 (3.05%) Linux
4 1 (0.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (28.66%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (16.46%) Project Management
2 27 (16.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (13.41%) Analytics
4 16 (9.76%) PRINCE2
5 14 (8.54%) Change Management
6 12 (7.32%) Migration
7 11 (6.71%) Information Security
7 11 (6.71%) ITIL
7 11 (6.71%) Scrum
7 11 (6.71%) Test Automation
8 10 (6.10%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (6.10%) Cybersecurity
8 10 (6.10%) Multithreading
8 10 (6.10%) SDLC
8 10 (6.10%) TDD
8 10 (6.10%) Workflow
9 9 (5.49%) Collateral Management
9 9 (5.49%) Data Analysis
9 9 (5.49%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 38 (23.17%) SQL
2 29 (17.68%) Java
3 16 (9.76%) C#
4 15 (9.15%) C++
4 15 (9.15%) Python
5 12 (7.32%) Scala
6 9 (5.49%) PowerShell
7 8 (4.88%) JavaScript
8 6 (3.66%) PL/SQL
9 5 (3.05%) VBA
10 4 (2.44%) Perl
11 3 (1.83%) R
12 1 (0.61%) C
12 1 (0.61%) Haskell
12 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.61%) VB
12 1 (0.61%) VB6
Qualifications
1 15 (9.15%) Degree
2 10 (6.10%) CISSP
3 9 (5.49%) Security Cleared
4 7 (4.27%) CISM
5 6 (3.66%) CESG Certified Professional
5 6 (3.66%) ISACA
5 6 (3.66%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 6 (3.66%) ISSMP
5 6 (3.66%) MBCS
5 6 (3.66%) PMI Certification
5 6 (3.66%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.05%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (3.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (2.44%) CLAS
8 3 (1.83%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.22%) CFA
9 2 (1.22%) CISA
9 2 (1.22%) Master's Degree
9 2 (1.22%) PhD
10 1 (0.61%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.54%) QA
2 11 (6.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (6.10%) Dodd-Frank
4 9 (5.49%) MiFID
5 5 (3.05%) PMO
6 3 (1.83%) COBIT
6 3 (1.83%) Data Quality
6 3 (1.83%) RMADS
6 3 (1.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (1.22%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (1.22%) GDPR
7 2 (1.22%) PCI DSS
7 2 (1.22%) SLA
8 1 (0.61%) EMIR
8 1 (0.61%) FATCA
8 1 (0.61%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.61%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 1 (0.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.83%) Dollar Universe
2 2 (1.22%) Control-M
3 1 (0.61%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 16 (9.76%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.93%) Oracle
3 8 (4.88%) Sybase
4 4 (2.44%) CyberArk
4 4 (2.44%) ServiceNow
5 3 (1.83%) Fidessa
5 3 (1.83%) Murex
6 2 (1.22%) Bloomberg
6 2 (1.22%) Calypso
6 2 (1.22%) Netezza
6 2 (1.22%) Remedy
6 2 (1.22%) SAP
6 2 (1.22%) Solace
6 2 (1.22%) Tableau
7 1 (0.61%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.61%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.61%) Perforce
7 1 (0.61%) Talarian
7 1 (0.61%) Teradata
7 1 (0.61%) WorldPay
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £500 - £700 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £435 per day + none
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