Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 21 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 Management
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 120 141
Rank change year-on-year +14 +21 -6
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 101 79 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.95% 1.63% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.36% 2.01% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 41 44
East of England median daily rate £475 £463 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% -11.06% +26.06%
10th Percentile £350 £300 £315
90th Percentile £775 £575 £643
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
East of England median hourly rate - £27.60 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +87.12% -70.50%
England median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year - -14.06% +16.36%

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 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 4279 3935 4640
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 82.67% 81.39% 78.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2463 2286 2717
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £224 £233
90th Percentile £575 £542 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 259 313 390
East of England median hourly rate £31.03 £31.50 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.49% +23.53% +3.83%
10th Percentile £11.52 £13.80 £11.98
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £45.47
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.74% +8.53% +18.42%

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in the East of England

Risk Management
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 Management in the East of England.

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

Risk Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Risk Management
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 Management in the East of England.

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

Risk Management
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 Management within the East of England region over the 6 months to 21 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 +7 45 £375 -25.00% 2
Bedfordshire +4 20 £475 +2.70%
Essex -4 12 £563 +27.12% 1
Cambridgeshire -30 9 £488 +4.00% 7
Norfolk -4 8 £513 +46.43% 6
Suffolk +13 7 £456 -15.12% 2
Risk Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 East of England region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 40 (39.60%) Finance
2 30 (29.70%) Management Information System
3 29 (28.71%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (27.72%) Information Security
5 27 (26.73%) Project Management
5 27 (26.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 23 (22.77%) Data Centre
7 21 (20.79%) Law
8 20 (19.80%) Degree
9 18 (17.82%) PRINCE2
9 18 (17.82%) GDPR
10 17 (16.83%) Programme Delivery
10 17 (16.83%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (16.83%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (15.84%) Penetration Testing
11 16 (15.84%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (13.86%) Change Management
12 14 (13.86%) CISSP
12 14 (13.86%) SDLC
13 13 (12.87%) CISM
14 12 (11.88%) Risk Assessment
14 12 (11.88%) Linux
14 12 (11.88%) PCI DSS
14 12 (11.88%) Continuous Delivery
15 11 (10.89%) Cybersecurity
15 11 (10.89%) Microsoft Azure
16 10 (9.90%) Amazon AWS
16 10 (9.90%) Unix
16 10 (9.90%) Microsoft
16 10 (9.90%) PMP

Risk Management
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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (6.93%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.99%) MS Project Server
2 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.99%) Smallworld
Applications
1 8 (7.92%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (3.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.97%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.99%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.99%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (9.90%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (6.93%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (4.95%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (4.95%) Google App Engine
4 5 (4.95%) IaaS
5 2 (1.98%) Office 365
6 1 (0.99%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.99%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.91%) Firewall
2 7 (6.93%) Internet
3 5 (4.95%) VLAN
4 4 (3.96%) Diameter Protocol
4 4 (3.96%) MVNO
4 4 (3.96%) SS7
4 4 (3.96%) Value-Added Service
4 4 (3.96%) VoLTE
4 4 (3.96%) VoWiFi
4 4 (3.96%) WAN
5 2 (1.98%) iSCSI
5 2 (1.98%) LAN
6 1 (0.99%) SMS
6 1 (0.99%) SSL
6 1 (0.99%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.97%) DTS
2 2 (1.98%) Blockchain
3 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.99%) GIS
3 1 (0.99%) MS Access
3 1 (0.99%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (0.99%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (4.95%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.96%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.97%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (2.97%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (1.98%) Apache Ivy
4 2 (1.98%) Gradle
4 2 (1.98%) Jasmine
4 2 (1.98%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (1.98%) Maven
4 2 (1.98%) Mocha
4 2 (1.98%) Protractor
4 2 (1.98%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.99%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.99%) JIRA
General
1 40 (39.60%) Finance
2 21 (20.79%) Law
3 9 (8.91%) Telecoms
4 7 (6.93%) Banking
4 7 (6.93%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.95%) Retail
6 4 (3.96%) Billing
6 4 (3.96%) Marketing
7 3 (2.97%) Mandarin Language
8 2 (1.98%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.99%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (27.72%) Project Manager
2 18 (17.82%) Consultant
2 18 (17.82%) Security Consultant
3 15 (14.85%) Applications Consultant
4 10 (9.90%) Architect
4 10 (9.90%) Security Architect
5 9 (8.91%) Senior Manager
6 7 (6.93%) Design Engineer
6 7 (6.93%) Developer
6 7 (6.93%) Information Security Consultant
6 7 (6.93%) Security Technical Consultant
6 7 (6.93%) Technical Consultant
6 7 (6.93%) Technical Security Consultant
7 6 (5.94%) Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (5.94%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 6 (5.94%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
7 6 (5.94%) Security Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) Supplier Manager
8 5 (4.95%) IT Manager
8 5 (4.95%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.93%) Web Services
2 3 (2.97%) HTML
2 3 (2.97%) HTML5
2 3 (2.97%) RESTful
3 2 (1.98%) .NET
3 2 (1.98%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.98%) CSS
3 2 (1.98%) CSS3
3 2 (1.98%) Jest
3 2 (1.98%) jQuery
3 2 (1.98%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (1.98%) LESS
3 2 (1.98%) Middleware
3 2 (1.98%) React
3 2 (1.98%) Sass
4 1 (0.99%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 30 (29.70%) Management Information System
2 23 (22.77%) Data Centre
3 16 (15.84%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (9.90%) Virtual Team
5 9 (8.91%) Mobile App
6 6 (5.94%) Private Cloud
7 5 (4.95%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (4.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (2.97%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.98%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.98%) Derivative
9 2 (1.98%) Fintech
9 2 (1.98%) PKI
9 2 (1.98%) PMI
9 2 (1.98%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.99%) Animation
10 1 (0.99%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.99%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.99%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.99%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.88%) Linux
2 10 (9.90%) Unix
3 8 (7.92%) Windows
4 5 (4.95%) AIX
4 5 (4.95%) Android
4 5 (4.95%) Apple iOS
4 5 (4.95%) Solaris
5 2 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (28.71%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (27.72%) Information Security
3 27 (26.73%) Project Management
4 18 (17.82%) PRINCE2
5 17 (16.83%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (16.83%) Programme Delivery
5 17 (16.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (15.84%) Penetration Testing
7 14 (13.86%) Change Management
7 14 (13.86%) SDLC
8 12 (11.88%) Continuous Delivery
8 12 (11.88%) Risk Assessment
9 11 (10.89%) Cybersecurity
10 10 (9.90%) Security Operations
11 9 (8.91%) Project Planning
11 9 (8.91%) Threat Management
12 8 (7.92%) Asset Management
12 8 (7.92%) Contract Management
12 8 (7.92%) DevOps
12 8 (7.92%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.93%) Java
2 3 (2.97%) C#
3 2 (1.98%) C
3 2 (1.98%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.98%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.98%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (19.80%) Degree
2 14 (13.86%) CISSP
3 13 (12.87%) CISM
4 10 (9.90%) PMI Certification
4 10 (9.90%) PMP
5 9 (8.91%) Security Cleared
6 7 (6.93%) SC Cleared
7 6 (5.94%) CISA
8 5 (4.95%) CompTIA Security+
8 5 (4.95%) Security+ Certification
9 4 (3.96%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 4 (3.96%) CCSP
9 4 (3.96%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (3.96%) CRISC
9 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (3.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (1.98%) CCNA
10 2 (1.98%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (1.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (26.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (17.82%) GDPR
3 12 (11.88%) PCI DSS
4 7 (6.93%) NIST 800
5 5 (4.95%) PMO
5 5 (4.95%) QA
6 3 (2.97%) ISO 9001
6 3 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 2 (1.98%) COBIT
7 2 (1.98%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (1.98%) WCAG
8 1 (0.99%) GxP
8 1 (0.99%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.99%) ISAE 3402
8 1 (0.99%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.99%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.99%) RMADS
8 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (8.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.95%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.95%) vCloud
2 5 (4.95%) vSphere
3 4 (3.96%) VMware NSX
4 2 (1.98%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.98%) XenApp
4 2 (1.98%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) Ansible
1 2 (1.98%) Nessus
1 2 (1.98%) Nexpose
1 2 (1.98%) Puppet
1 2 (1.98%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (1.98%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (9.90%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.91%) Oracle
2 9 (8.91%) VMware
3 7 (6.93%) Google
4 5 (4.95%) Citrix
5 4 (3.96%) Nokia
5 4 (3.96%) Tekelec
6 3 (2.97%) Huawei
6 3 (2.97%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.98%) CyberArk
7 2 (1.98%) Imperva
7 2 (1.98%) Qualys
7 2 (1.98%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.98%) Remedy
7 2 (1.98%) VocaLink
8 1 (0.99%) Adobe
8 1 (0.99%) IBM
8 1 (0.99%) Progress
8 1 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.99%) SAP