The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 3 months to 28 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 Assessment
England / East Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 91 90
Rank change year-on-year -12 -1  
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 1 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.065% 0.26% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.076% 0.32% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £575 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +27.77%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £474 £400
% change year-on-year +1.21% +18.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £51.75 £26.50
% change year-on-year -8.21% +95.28%  

Risk Assessment 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 East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1310 1261 1216
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 85.34% 81.78% 77.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 820 780 744
Median daily rate £403 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.16% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £580 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 31 28
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £19.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +133.33% -21.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.47 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £33.80 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

Risk Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Assessment in the East Midlands

Risk Assessment
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Risk Assessment in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Assessment in the East Midlands

Risk Assessment
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Assessment in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Assessment in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Risk Assessment.

1 1 (50.00%) ISO 9000
1 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) COBIT
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning

Risk Assessment
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) COBIT
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 9000
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley