The median contractor rate for a Risk Analyst was £460 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 24 June 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.

Risk Analyst
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 464 450 471
Rank change year-on-year -14 +21  
Contract jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 118 183 154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.28% 0.37% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.39% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 133 131
Median daily rate £460 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.00% -4.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £350 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £670 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £428 £425 £449
% change year-on-year +0.58% -5.29%  
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 40228 46925 48391
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.73% 95.04% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 26246 30992 30918
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1226 1370 1877
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Risk Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Analyst in England

Risk Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Analyst in England

Risk Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Analyst in England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Analyst in England

Risk Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Analyst in England

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 Risk Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 24 June 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 -41 77 £500 -9.09% 10
North West +28 13 £450 +5.88% 1
South East +33 12 £363 -15.69% 3
East Midlands -5 5 £425 +4.61%
Yorkshire +18 4 £410 -6.01% 1
West Midlands +18 2 £369 -13.23% 3
South West -5 2 £375 +25.00% 1
Risk Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 Risk Analyst in the job title.

1 120 (55.81%) Banking
2 98 (45.58%) Finance
3 83 (38.60%) Risk Management
4 61 (28.37%) Credit Risk
5 57 (26.51%) Market Risk
6 54 (25.12%) SQL
7 48 (22.33%) Analytical Skills
8 46 (21.40%) Business Analysis
9 42 (19.53%) Investment Banking
10 39 (18.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 36 (16.74%) Microsoft Excel
12 31 (14.42%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (11.63%) Front Office
14 24 (11.16%) Stress Testing
15 21 (9.77%) SAS
16 20 (9.30%) VBA
16 20 (9.30%) Degree
17 18 (8.37%) Retail
18 17 (7.91%) Analytics
18 17 (7.91%) IFRS
18 17 (7.91%) IFRS 9
19 16 (7.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
19 16 (7.44%) Mathematics
19 16 (7.44%) Change Management
19 16 (7.44%) Project Management
20 15 (6.98%) Microsoft
20 15 (6.98%) SQL Server
20 15 (6.98%) Information Security
20 15 (6.98%) Data Analysis
20 15 (6.98%) Data Quality

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 21 (9.77%) SAS
2 4 (1.86%) Apache Pig
3 3 (1.40%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (1.40%) SharePoint
Applications
1 36 (16.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (7.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 13 (6.05%) MS Visio
4 12 (5.58%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (1.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.40%) SunGard APT
2 1 (0.47%) Primavera
2 1 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.47%) Summit
2 1 (0.47%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.47%) IaaS
2 1 (0.47%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.40%) Firewall
2 2 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (0.93%) DNS
2 2 (0.93%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (0.93%) Network Security
3 1 (0.47%) Internet
3 1 (0.47%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.19%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (3.72%) Big Data
3 8 (3.72%) Hadoop
4 5 (2.33%) Data Mining
5 4 (1.86%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.86%) MySQL
6 3 (1.40%) DataStage
6 3 (1.40%) QlikView
7 2 (0.93%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.47%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.47%) DB2
8 1 (0.47%) HBase
8 1 (0.47%) MS Access
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.47%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (0.47%) SAS Visual Analytics
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (6.51%) JIRA
2 9 (4.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.33%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.86%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.47%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.47%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.47%) SpecFlow
General
1 120 (55.81%) Banking
2 98 (45.58%) Finance
3 42 (19.53%) Investment Banking
4 25 (11.63%) Front Office
5 18 (8.37%) Retail
6 12 (5.58%) Retail Banking
7 7 (3.26%) Financial Institution
8 6 (2.79%) Back Office
8 6 (2.79%) Legal
9 4 (1.86%) French Language
10 2 (0.93%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.47%) Advertising
11 1 (0.47%) Automotive
11 1 (0.47%) Billing
11 1 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.47%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.86%) Web Services
2 1 (0.47%) .NET
2 1 (0.47%) Gherkin
2 1 (0.47%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 61 (28.37%) Credit Risk
2 57 (26.51%) Market Risk
3 48 (22.33%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.12%) Management Information System
5 10 (4.65%) Derivative
5 10 (4.65%) Fixed Income
6 5 (2.33%) Equities
7 3 (1.40%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.40%) Clustering
7 3 (1.40%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.40%) OTC Derivatives
8 2 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.93%) NHS
8 2 (0.93%) RIA
9 1 (0.47%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.47%) Fintech
9 1 (0.47%) Life Science
9 1 (0.47%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.26%) Windows
2 3 (1.40%) Linux
2 3 (1.40%) Solaris
3 2 (0.93%) Unix
3 2 (0.93%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (38.60%) Risk Management
2 46 (21.40%) Business Analysis
3 39 (18.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (14.42%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (11.16%) Stress Testing
6 17 (7.91%) Analytics
7 16 (7.44%) Change Management
7 16 (7.44%) Mathematics
7 16 (7.44%) Project Management
8 15 (6.98%) Data Analysis
8 15 (6.98%) Information Security
9 12 (5.58%) Data Modelling
10 11 (5.12%) Scenario Testing
11 10 (4.65%) GAP Analysis
11 10 (4.65%) Risk Analysis
11 10 (4.65%) Scrum
12 9 (4.19%) Cybersecurity
12 9 (4.19%) Investment Management
12 9 (4.19%) ITIL
12 9 (4.19%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 54 (25.12%) SQL
2 20 (9.30%) VBA
3 7 (3.26%) Python
3 7 (3.26%) R
4 5 (2.33%) Java
4 5 (2.33%) PowerShell
5 4 (1.86%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.93%) C#
6 2 (0.93%) C++
6 2 (0.93%) SAS Macro
6 2 (0.93%) Scala
7 1 (0.47%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (9.30%) Degree
2 10 (4.65%) CISSP
3 7 (3.26%) CISM
4 6 (2.79%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (1.86%) CISA
5 4 (1.86%) CRISC
5 4 (1.86%) Master's Degree
6 3 (1.40%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.93%) CASP
7 2 (0.93%) CEH
7 2 (0.93%) CGEIT
7 2 (0.93%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (0.93%) ISEB
7 2 (0.93%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.93%) Security+ Certification
7 2 (0.93%) SSCP
8 1 (0.47%) CFA
8 1 (0.47%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.47%) HNC
8 1 (0.47%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.91%) IFRS
1 17 (7.91%) IFRS 9
2 15 (6.98%) Data Quality
3 11 (5.12%) Basel II
4 10 (4.65%) Dodd-Frank
5 7 (3.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (3.26%) SLA
6 4 (1.86%) QA
7 3 (1.40%) Basel III
7 3 (1.40%) COSO
7 3 (1.40%) CRD IV
7 3 (1.40%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.93%) COBIT
8 2 (0.93%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.47%) IAS 39
9 1 (0.47%) ISAE 3402
9 1 (0.47%) ISO 31000
9 1 (0.47%) MiFID
9 1 (0.47%) PMO
9 1 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (1.40%) HDFS
2 2 (0.93%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.86%) Dollar Universe
2 2 (0.93%) Nessus
Vendors
1 15 (6.98%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.72%) Oracle
3 4 (1.86%) IBM
4 3 (1.40%) SunGard
5 2 (0.93%) Bloomberg
5 2 (0.93%) BT
5 2 (0.93%) Charles River
5 2 (0.93%) CheckPoint
5 2 (0.93%) Cisco
5 2 (0.93%) Google
5 2 (0.93%) LogRhythm
5 2 (0.93%) McAfee
5 2 (0.93%) Palo Alto
5 2 (0.93%) Qualys
5 2 (0.93%) Sophos
5 2 (0.93%) Splunk
5 2 (0.93%) Tableau
6 1 (0.47%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.47%) FactSet
6 1 (0.47%) Remedy
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