Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 20 November 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 of England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 168 196
Rank change year-on-year -14 +28 +21
Contract jobs citing Risk Assessment 21 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.41% 0.40% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.49% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 6
East of England median daily rate £400 £388 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -17.33% +10.29%
10th Percentile £348 £263 £288
90th Percentile £534 £656 £713
England median daily rate £450 £465 £450
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% -1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East of England median hourly rate - - £47.00
England median hourly rate £60.00 £42.50 £33.25
% change year-on-year +41.18% +27.82% +41.49%

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 East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4224 3904 4675
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 82.66% 81.44% 78.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2435 2265 2738
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £224 £234
90th Percentile £575 £540 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 259 309 391
East of England median hourly rate £31.03 £31.45 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.34% +23.33% +5.99%
10th Percentile £11.52 £13.75 £12.00
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £45.45
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.72% +8.53% +18.42%

Risk Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Assessment in the East of England

Risk Assessment
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Assessment in the East of England

Risk Assessment
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Assessment in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Assessment in the East of England

Risk Assessment
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Assessment in the East of England

Risk Assessment
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Assessment within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -6 13 £375 +7.14%
Suffolk - 4 £400 - 1
Bedfordshire -5 3 £475 +2.70%
Cambridgeshire -21 1 - - 1
Risk Assessment
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 of England region with a requirement for Risk Assessment.

1 16 (76.19%) Information Security
2 12 (57.14%) Risk Management
3 9 (42.86%) Management Information System
4 8 (38.10%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (38.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (33.33%) OWASP
5 7 (33.33%) Law
5 7 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 7 (33.33%) Programme Delivery
5 7 (33.33%) NIST 800
6 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 4 (19.05%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (19.05%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (19.05%) Puppet
7 4 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (19.05%) CISA
7 4 (19.05%) Middleware
7 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (19.05%) CISSP
7 4 (19.05%) JIRA
7 4 (19.05%) Finance
8 3 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
8 3 (14.29%) Time Management
8 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
8 3 (14.29%) ISMS

Risk Assessment
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 3 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) SSL
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) JIRA
General
1 7 (33.33%) Law
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 3 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Consultant
1 9 (42.86%) Security Consultant
2 7 (33.33%) Applications Consultant
2 7 (33.33%) Information Security Consultant
2 7 (33.33%) Security Technical Consultant
2 7 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
2 7 (33.33%) Technical Security Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Information Officer
3 3 (14.29%) Information Security Officer
3 3 (14.29%) Security Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Security Officer
4 2 (9.52%) Compliance Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Information Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Security Compliance Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Project Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Project Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Security Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.52%) CESG
3 2 (9.52%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (4.76%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Information Security
2 12 (57.14%) Risk Management
3 8 (38.10%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (33.33%) OWASP
4 7 (33.33%) Programme Delivery
4 7 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
5 4 (19.05%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (14.29%) Change Management
6 3 (14.29%) ISMS
6 3 (14.29%) IT Audit
6 3 (14.29%) Security Management
6 3 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
6 3 (14.29%) Time Management
7 2 (9.52%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (9.52%) Presales
7 2 (9.52%) Regulatory Compliance
7 2 (9.52%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) CISA
1 4 (19.05%) CISSP
2 3 (14.29%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (9.52%) CISM
3 2 (9.52%) CLAS
3 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) CRISC
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (33.33%) NIST 800
3 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
5 2 (9.52%) GDPR
5 2 (9.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 1 (4.76%) COBIT
6 1 (4.76%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (4.76%) JSP 440
6 1 (4.76%) PMO
6 1 (4.76%) RMADS
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (19.05%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) CA
1 3 (14.29%) IFS
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft