The median contractor rate for a Information Risk Manager was £575 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Information Risk Manager
UK / England
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 578 632 601
Rank change year-on-year +54 -31  
Contract jobs requiring an Information Risk Manager 4 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.009% 0.010% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.010% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 8
Median daily rate £575 £250 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +130.00% -44.44%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £250 £450
% change year-on-year - -44.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40460 48938 48186
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.60% 95.22% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 26404 32302 29712
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.13% +5.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1317 1391 1944
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.06 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.83
% change year-on-year - +4.01%  

Information Risk Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Information Risk Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Information Risk Manager in England

Information Risk Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Risk Manager in England

Information Risk Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Risk Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 4 £575 - 5
Information Risk Manager
UK

Information Risk Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, Information Risk Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Information Risk Manager in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (75.00%) CISSP
2 6 (75.00%) CISM
3 5 (62.50%) Risk Management
4 4 (50.00%) CISA
4 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (37.50%) Degree
5 3 (37.50%) ISMS
5 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
5 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
5 3 (37.50%) Information Security Governance
5 3 (37.50%) Security Architecture
6 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (25.00%) People Management
6 2 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (25.00%) GDPR
6 2 (25.00%) Retail
6 2 (25.00%) Supplier Management
6 2 (25.00%) CEH
6 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Finance
6 2 (25.00%) Legal
6 2 (25.00%) Information Security Management
6 2 (25.00%) Data Security
6 2 (25.00%) Security Management
6 2 (25.00%) ITIL

Information Risk Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Kerberos
1 1 (12.50%) LDAP
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Legal
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (62.50%) Risk Management
3 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
3 3 (37.50%) Information Security Governance
3 3 (37.50%) ISMS
3 3 (37.50%) Security Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (25.00%) Data Security
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) Information Security Management
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) People Management
4 2 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 2 (25.00%) Security Management
4 2 (25.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (12.50%) Information Management
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CISM
1 6 (75.00%) CISSP
2 4 (50.00%) CISA
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (25.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle