Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an IT Risk Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 18 November 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.

IT Risk Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 790 809 818
Rank change year-on-year +19 +9 -46
Contract jobs requiring an IT Risk Analyst 41 64 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.044% 0.065% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.069% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 55 22
England median daily rate £400 £550 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.27% +18.92% -15.91%
10th Percentile £325 £355 £300
90th Percentile £675 £707 £549
UK median daily rate £400 £550 £450
% change year-on-year -27.27% +22.22% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 88968 93021 99725
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 94.77% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 59275 61281 64512
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2638 3004 3828
England median hourly rate £18.66 £18.50 £17.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.84% +3.41% +8.42%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £46.75 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

IT Risk Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured IT Risk Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for IT Risk Analyst in England

IT Risk Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Risk Analyst in England

IT Risk Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Risk Analyst in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Risk Analyst in England

IT Risk Analyst
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 IT Risk Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 18 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
London -21 33 £400 -27.27% 4
North of England +64 6 £388 -13.89%
North West +27 5 £325 -27.78%
Yorkshire +21 1 £450 -
South West +10 1 £363 +61.11%
South East +8 1 - - 1
IT Risk Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT Risk Analyst 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 IT Risk Analyst in the job title.

1 22 (53.66%) Banking
2 18 (43.90%) Investment Banking
3 14 (34.15%) Market Risk
4 13 (31.71%) IT Audit
5 11 (26.83%) Internal Audit
5 11 (26.83%) SQL
5 11 (26.83%) Business Analysis
6 10 (24.39%) Management Information System
6 10 (24.39%) ISAE 3402
7 7 (17.07%) Front Office
7 7 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (14.63%) Risk Management
8 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (12.20%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (12.20%) Degree
9 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (12.20%) CISA
9 5 (12.20%) Migration
10 4 (9.76%) Data Analysis
10 4 (9.76%) Legal
10 4 (9.76%) CISM
10 4 (9.76%) Scenario Testing
10 4 (9.76%) JIRA
10 4 (9.76%) Credit Risk
10 4 (9.76%) Stress Testing
10 4 (9.76%) R
10 4 (9.76%) CRISC
11 3 (7.32%) Big Data
11 3 (7.32%) Data Analytics
11 3 (7.32%) Analytics

IT Risk Analyst 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) Big Data
1 3 (7.32%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) JIRA
2 1 (2.44%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 22 (53.66%) Banking
2 18 (43.90%) Investment Banking
3 7 (17.07%) Front Office
4 4 (9.76%) Legal
5 2 (4.88%) Finance
6 1 (2.44%) Retail
6 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 14 (34.15%) Market Risk
2 10 (24.39%) Management Information System
3 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (9.76%) Credit Risk
5 2 (4.88%) CESG
5 2 (4.88%) Derivative
5 2 (4.88%) Mainframe
5 2 (4.88%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.44%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.44%) OTC Derivatives
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) IT Audit
2 11 (26.83%) Business Analysis
2 11 (26.83%) Internal Audit
3 7 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (14.63%) Risk Management
5 5 (12.20%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (12.20%) Migration
6 4 (9.76%) Data Analysis
6 4 (9.76%) Scenario Testing
6 4 (9.76%) Stress Testing
7 3 (7.32%) Analytics
7 3 (7.32%) Data Analytics
7 3 (7.32%) Information Security
7 3 (7.32%) Information Security Management
7 3 (7.32%) ISMS
7 3 (7.32%) Security Management
8 2 (4.88%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (4.88%) Matrix Organization
9 1 (2.44%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) SQL
2 4 (9.76%) R
3 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) CISA
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
2 4 (9.76%) CISM
2 4 (9.76%) CRISC
3 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) CGEIT
4 1 (2.44%) CISSP
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.44%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 1 (2.44%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (24.39%) ISAE 3402
2 1 (2.44%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.44%) Murex