Period
to 28 October 2021

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 6 months to 28 October 2021 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 63 41 130
Rank change year-on-year -22 +89 +10
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 133 86 109
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 3.40% 4.78% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.73% 5.35% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 54 85
10th Percentile £411 £416 £385
25th Percentile £513 £463 £500
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £556 £600
Median % change year-on-year +3.37% -7.29% +9.09%
75th Percentile £725 £672 £688
90th Percentile £788 £775 £725
Central London median daily rate £575 £575 £575
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £61.50 £36.00 -
Median % change year-on-year +70.83% - -
Central London median hourly rate £61.50 £36.00 £21.56
% change year-on-year +70.83% +66.98% -

Risk Management 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 3,565 1,606 5,405
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.13% 89.32% 90.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,711 1,201 4,318
10th Percentile £364 £313 £325
25th Percentile £463 £413 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +3.96%
75th Percentile £650 £600 £600
90th Percentile £750 £675 £680
Central London median daily rate £550 £523 £513
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.95% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 31 61
10th Percentile £15.14 £15.00 £12.00
25th Percentile £20.94 £18.75 £12.76
Median hourly rate £32.20 £32.00 £19.00
Median % change year-on-year +0.63% +68.42% +1.60%
75th Percentile £42.38 £43.00 £26.00
90th Percentile £62.65 £47.75 £49.31
Central London median hourly rate £32.45 £30.95 £20.42
% change year-on-year +4.86% +51.58% +9.17%

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in the City of London

Risk Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Risk Management in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Risk Management in the City of London

Risk Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Risk Management in the City of London over the 6 months to 28 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Risk Management in the City of London

Risk Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Risk Management in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Risk Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Risk Management 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 Management.

1 83 (62.41%) Finance
2 44 (33.08%) Social Skills
3 36 (27.07%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (24.06%) Banking
5 28 (21.05%) Information Security
5 28 (21.05%) Azure
6 27 (20.30%) Project Management
7 26 (19.55%) Cybersecurity
8 25 (18.80%) Microsoft
9 23 (17.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 21 (15.79%) SDLC
11 20 (15.04%) Migration
11 20 (15.04%) Python
11 20 (15.04%) Degree
12 19 (14.29%) Microsoft 365
13 17 (12.78%) Change Management
13 17 (12.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 14 (10.53%) Front Office
14 14 (10.53%) Change Control
14 14 (10.53%) Analytics
15 13 (9.77%) AWS
15 13 (9.77%) VMware
15 13 (9.77%) Active Directory
15 13 (9.77%) PRINCE2
15 13 (9.77%) VMware Infrastructure
16 12 (9.02%) ITIL
16 12 (9.02%) DevOps
16 12 (9.02%) Decision-Making
17 11 (8.27%) Project Delivery
17 11 (8.27%) Problem-Solving

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 6 (4.51%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.26%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.50%) Apache
4 1 (0.75%) Appian
4 1 (0.75%) Confluence
4 1 (0.75%) IIS
4 1 (0.75%) JBoss
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (3.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Orchestrade
1 1 (0.75%) Primavera
1 1 (0.75%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 28 (21.05%) Azure
2 19 (14.29%) Microsoft 365
3 13 (9.77%) AWS
4 7 (5.26%) Serverless
5 4 (3.01%) GCP
6 3 (2.26%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (2.26%) Power Platform
7 2 (1.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.50%) Amazon ECS
7 2 (1.50%) Amazon EKS
7 2 (1.50%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (1.50%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.50%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (1.50%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.50%) PaaS
7 2 (1.50%) Route 53
8 1 (0.75%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.75%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.52%) DHCP
1 10 (7.52%) DNS
2 3 (2.26%) Firewall
3 1 (0.75%) ATM
3 1 (0.75%) LAN
3 1 (0.75%) Network Security
3 1 (0.75%) WAN
3 1 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.76%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.26%) Power BI
3 3 (2.26%) RDBMS
3 3 (2.26%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.50%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.50%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.75%) Big Data
5 1 (0.75%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.75%) MS Access
5 1 (0.75%) MySQL
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.75%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 5 (3.76%) JIRA
2 2 (1.50%) Artifactory
2 2 (1.50%) Bitbucket
2 2 (1.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.50%) Subversion
3 1 (0.75%) ANTLR
3 1 (0.75%) Cypress.io
3 1 (0.75%) JBehave
3 1 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.75%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.75%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 83 (62.41%) Finance
2 44 (33.08%) Social Skills
3 32 (24.06%) Banking
4 14 (10.53%) Front Office
5 10 (7.52%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (7.52%) Financial Institution
6 9 (6.77%) Investment Banking
7 8 (6.02%) Legal
8 7 (5.26%) Organisational Skills
9 6 (4.51%) Influencing Skills
10 5 (3.76%) Law
11 3 (2.26%) Public Sector
11 3 (2.26%) Retail
12 2 (1.50%) Documentation Skills
12 2 (1.50%) International Banking
12 2 (1.50%) Marketing
12 2 (1.50%) Presentation Skills
13 1 (0.75%) Local Government
13 1 (0.75%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.75%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (17.29%) Developer
2 19 (14.29%) Analyst
3 18 (13.53%) Project Manager
4 13 (9.77%) Consultant
5 12 (9.02%) IT Manager
5 12 (9.02%) Security Engineer
6 10 (7.52%) Architect
6 10 (7.52%) Security Consultant
6 10 (7.52%) Security Technical Consultant
6 10 (7.52%) Technical Consultant
6 10 (7.52%) Technical Engineer
6 10 (7.52%) Technical Security Consultant
7 7 (5.26%) Risk Manager
8 6 (4.51%) Business Analyst
8 6 (4.51%) Front Office Developer
8 6 (4.51%) Infrastructure Manager
8 6 (4.51%) Python Developer
8 6 (4.51%) Quantitative Developer
9 5 (3.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 5 (3.76%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.02%) .NET
2 5 (3.76%) HTML
3 4 (3.01%) HTML5
3 4 (3.01%) RESTful
4 3 (2.26%) CSS
4 3 (2.26%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (2.26%) gRPC
4 3 (2.26%) WCF
4 3 (2.26%) WPF
5 2 (1.50%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.50%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.50%) CSS3
5 2 (1.50%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (1.50%) SailPoint
6 1 (0.75%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.75%) GraphQL
6 1 (0.75%) Node.js
6 1 (0.75%) OSGi
6 1 (0.75%) Pandas
6 1 (0.75%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.26%) Derivative
1 7 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 5 (3.76%) Credit Risk
2 5 (3.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (3.76%) Public Cloud
3 4 (3.01%) Enterprise Cloud
3 4 (3.01%) Legacy Systems
3 4 (3.01%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.26%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.26%) Equities
4 3 (2.26%) Fixed Income
4 3 (2.26%) Hedge funds
4 3 (2.26%) Market Risk
4 3 (2.26%) PMI
4 3 (2.26%) Reinsurance
5 2 (1.50%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.50%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.50%) Tandem
5 2 (1.50%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.75%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.26%) Linux
1 3 (2.26%) Unix
1 3 (2.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (27.07%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (21.05%) Information Security
3 27 (20.30%) Project Management
4 26 (19.55%) Cybersecurity
5 23 (17.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (15.79%) SDLC
7 20 (15.04%) Migration
8 17 (12.78%) Change Management
9 14 (10.53%) Analytics
9 14 (10.53%) Change Control
10 13 (9.77%) PRINCE2
11 12 (9.02%) Decision-Making
11 12 (9.02%) DevOps
11 12 (9.02%) ITIL
12 11 (8.27%) Problem-Solving
12 11 (8.27%) Project Delivery
12 11 (8.27%) Waterfall
13 9 (6.77%) Regulatory Compliance
13 9 (6.77%) Security Architecture
14 7 (5.26%) Compliance Audit
Programming Languages
1 20 (15.04%) Python
2 11 (8.27%) Java
3 10 (7.52%) C++
4 8 (6.02%) C#
4 8 (6.02%) SQL
5 5 (3.76%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.01%) C
7 2 (1.50%) Groovy
7 2 (1.50%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.50%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.75%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.75%) ES6
8 1 (0.75%) F#
8 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.75%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (15.04%) Degree
2 8 (6.02%) PMI Certification
3 7 (5.26%) CISSP
4 6 (4.51%) CISA
4 6 (4.51%) PMP
5 5 (3.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (3.01%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (3.01%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.26%) CISM
7 3 (2.26%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.50%) Master's Degree
8 2 (1.50%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.75%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 1 (0.75%) CCSP
9 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.75%) CompTIA Security+
9 1 (0.75%) CRISC
9 1 (0.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.75%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (7.52%) COBIT
3 9 (6.77%) GRC
4 6 (4.51%) GDPR
4 6 (4.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (3.76%) PMO
6 4 (3.01%) Data Quality
6 4 (3.01%) NIST
7 3 (2.26%) QA
8 1 (0.75%) Basel III
8 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 1 (0.75%) ITGC
8 1 (0.75%) PMBOK
System Software
1 13 (9.77%) Active Directory
1 13 (9.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (8.27%) Docker
3 10 (7.52%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.75%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 11 (8.27%) Kubernetes
2 7 (5.26%) Microsoft Intune
2 7 (5.26%) SCCM
3 3 (2.26%) Nexpose
3 3 (2.26%) Terraform
4 2 (1.50%) Ansible
4 2 (1.50%) BladeLogic
4 2 (1.50%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.75%) Control-M
Vendors
1 25 (18.80%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.77%) VMware
3 7 (5.26%) Oracle
4 6 (4.51%) ServiceNow
5 5 (3.76%) Remedy
6 3 (2.26%) Atlassian
6 3 (2.26%) CrowdStrike
6 3 (2.26%) SAP
7 2 (1.50%) CyberArk
7 2 (1.50%) Splunk
8 1 (0.75%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (0.75%) Civica
8 1 (0.75%) hybris
8 1 (0.75%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.75%) Meraki
8 1 (0.75%) Murex
8 1 (0.75%) Pega
8 1 (0.75%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.75%) UiPath