The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 22 June 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
UK / England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 120 111
Rank change year-on-year +5 -9  
Contract jobs citing Risk Management 932 1033 985
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.17% 2.09% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 2.50% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 601 662 655
Median daily rate £500 £488 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +1.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £662 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 17
Median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -5.17%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £16.75 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £53.75 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £27.56 £30.00
% change year-on-year -9.28% -8.13%  

Risk Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 36460 41364 41331
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 84.71% 83.50% 80.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 23944 27759 26979
Median daily rate £450 £446 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.84% +7.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £593
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 956 965 1150
Median hourly rate £32.00 £27.25 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.43% +4.80%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.55 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Risk Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in England

Risk Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Risk Management in England

Risk Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in England over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Risk Management in England

Risk Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Risk Management in England

Risk Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in England over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Risk Management in England

Risk Management
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 Management within the England region over the 3 months to 22 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 +4 528 £550 +4.76% 109
South East +17 114 £439 -2.50% 42
South West +18 79 £400 -5.88% 5
North West 0 65 £450 +9.09% 17
East of England +3 46 £450 - 8
West Midlands -16 38 £413 - 17
East Midlands -9 25 £463 -1.33% 4
Yorkshire -2 21 £498 -0.50% 15
North East +24 7 £343 -42.91% 2
Midlands +3 4 £500 - 21
Risk Management
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 England region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 725 (40.48%) Finance
2 439 (24.51%) Project Management
3 388 (21.66%) Agile Software Development
4 360 (20.10%) Banking
5 306 (17.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 270 (15.08%) PRINCE2
7 251 (14.01%) Security Cleared
8 241 (13.46%) Information Security
9 226 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
10 225 (12.56%) Management Information System
11 193 (10.78%) SQL
12 191 (10.66%) Microsoft
13 186 (10.39%) Front Office
13 186 (10.39%) Degree
14 179 (9.99%) SC Cleared
15 173 (9.66%) Java
16 170 (9.49%) Change Management
17 155 (8.65%) Investment Banking
18 138 (7.71%) ITIL
19 137 (7.65%) CISSP
20 128 (7.15%) Windows
20 128 (7.15%) Microsoft Excel
21 127 (7.09%) Programme Management
22 112 (6.25%) PMI Certification
23 109 (6.09%) Cybersecurity
24 107 (5.97%) Business Analysis
25 105 (5.86%) Change Control
25 105 (5.86%) PMO
26 104 (5.81%) Microsoft Project
27 101 (5.64%) Microsoft Office

Risk Management
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 49 (2.74%) SharePoint
2 30 (1.68%) Apache Spark
3 24 (1.34%) SAS
4 16 (0.89%) JBoss
5 12 (0.67%) Apache
5 12 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
5 12 (0.67%) Oracle Workflow
6 11 (0.61%) CMS
7 10 (0.56%) Apache Pig
7 10 (0.56%) Confluence
7 10 (0.56%) WebLogic
7 10 (0.56%) WebSphere
8 8 (0.45%) Tomcat
9 7 (0.39%) IIS
10 6 (0.34%) Apache Solr
10 6 (0.34%) Skype for Business
11 5 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.28%) MS Exchange
11 5 (0.28%) Mule
11 5 (0.28%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 128 (7.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 104 (5.81%) Microsoft Project
3 101 (5.64%) Microsoft Office
4 81 (4.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 42 (2.35%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.45%) Open Workbench
8 7 (0.39%) EngageOne
9 2 (0.11%) S-PLUS
9 2 (0.11%) SPSS
10 1 (0.056%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.056%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.056%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.056%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 17 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.34%) SAP ERP
4 5 (0.28%) Primavera
4 5 (0.28%) SAP CO
4 5 (0.28%) SAP FI
4 5 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (0.28%) SAP GRC
4 5 (0.28%) Teamcenter
5 4 (0.22%) Endur
5 4 (0.22%) Murex MxG2000
5 4 (0.22%) SAP S/4HANA
5 4 (0.22%) Summit
6 3 (0.17%) Cognos TM1
6 3 (0.17%) IntelliMatch
6 3 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.17%) Orchestrade
6 3 (0.17%) SAP FSCM
7 2 (0.11%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 40 (2.23%) Office 365
2 36 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (0.56%) PaaS
5 10 (0.56%) SaaS
6 8 (0.45%) OneDrive
7 7 (0.39%) IaaS
8 4 (0.22%) SuccessFactors
9 3 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.11%) GitHub
10 2 (0.11%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.056%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.056%) G Suite
11 1 (0.056%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 40 (2.23%) Firewall
2 36 (2.01%) Network Security
3 35 (1.95%) WAN
4 30 (1.68%) LAN
5 29 (1.62%) Internet
6 20 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
7 11 (0.61%) Broadband
7 11 (0.61%) Intrusion Detection
8 9 (0.50%) LDAP
8 9 (0.50%) VPN
9 8 (0.45%) IPsec
9 8 (0.45%) Skype
9 8 (0.45%) VoIP
10 7 (0.39%) Wireless
11 6 (0.34%) HTTP
11 6 (0.34%) TCP/IP
12 4 (0.22%) DMZ
12 4 (0.22%) Intranet
12 4 (0.22%) SAN
12 4 (0.22%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (4.58%) SQL Server
2 68 (3.80%) Big Data
3 43 (2.40%) Hadoop
4 38 (2.12%) Relational Database
5 34 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
6 22 (1.23%) QlikView
7 21 (1.17%) BusinessObjects
8 18 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (0.95%) KDB
9 17 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 15 (0.84%) Apache Hive
11 13 (0.73%) Oracle Database
12 12 (0.67%) HBase
12 12 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (0.61%) NoSQL
13 11 (0.61%) RDBMS
14 10 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
15 8 (0.45%) Hazelcast
16 7 (0.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 57 (3.18%) JIRA
2 30 (1.68%) Subversion
3 29 (1.62%) Git (software)
4 26 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 24 (1.34%) Visual Studio
6 23 (1.28%) Maven
7 22 (1.23%) Jenkins
8 16 (0.89%) TeamCity
9 13 (0.73%) JUnit
10 9 (0.50%) Sonatype Nexus
11 8 (0.45%) Selenium
12 7 (0.39%) Ant
13 6 (0.34%) Hudson
13 6 (0.34%) NUnit
14 5 (0.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 4 (0.22%) AppScan
15 4 (0.22%) HP UFT
15 4 (0.22%) MSTest
15 4 (0.22%) NetBeans
15 4 (0.22%) SpecFlow
General
1 725 (40.48%) Finance
2 360 (20.10%) Banking
3 186 (10.39%) Front Office
4 155 (8.65%) Investment Banking
5 85 (4.75%) Telecoms
6 78 (4.36%) Retail
7 69 (3.85%) Legal
8 65 (3.63%) Financial Institution
9 42 (2.35%) Back Office
10 39 (2.18%) Law
11 31 (1.73%) Marketing
12 30 (1.68%) Manufacturing
13 18 (1.01%) Electronics
13 18 (1.01%) Retail Banking
14 16 (0.89%) Billing
14 16 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
15 13 (0.73%) Corporate Banking
16 12 (0.67%) Military
17 11 (0.61%) Games
18 10 (0.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 325 (18.15%) Project Manager
2 296 (16.53%) Analyst
3 268 (14.96%) Developer
4 165 (9.21%) Consultant
5 121 (6.76%) Business Analyst
6 99 (5.53%) Java Developer
7 98 (5.47%) Security Consultant
8 96 (5.36%) Architect
9 81 (4.52%) Risk Analyst
10 74 (4.13%) Risk Manager
11 70 (3.91%) IT Manager
12 67 (3.74%) Programme Manager
13 50 (2.79%) Security Manager
14 46 (2.57%) Senior Developer
15 45 (2.51%) Infrastructure Manager
16 43 (2.40%) Security Analyst
17 41 (2.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
18 38 (2.12%) Senior Manager
18 38 (2.12%) Solutions Architect
19 33 (1.84%) Risk Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (3.02%) .NET
2 44 (2.46%) HTML
3 42 (2.35%) FIX Protocol
3 42 (2.35%) Middleware
4 41 (2.29%) Web Services
5 39 (2.18%) CSS
6 34 (1.90%) Spring
7 33 (1.84%) HTML5
8 32 (1.79%) AngularJS
9 31 (1.73%) XML
10 23 (1.28%) Kafka
11 21 (1.17%) Akka
11 21 (1.17%) JMS
12 18 (1.01%) Hibernate
13 17 (0.95%) REST
14 16 (0.89%) WCF
15 15 (0.84%) XSLT
16 14 (0.78%) JSON
16 14 (0.78%) STL
17 13 (0.73%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 226 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
2 225 (12.56%) Management Information System
3 100 (5.58%) Market Risk
4 89 (4.97%) Derivative
5 87 (4.86%) PMI
6 84 (4.69%) Fixed Income
6 84 (4.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 75 (4.19%) Data Centre
8 72 (4.02%) Credit Risk
9 58 (3.24%) Equities
10 48 (2.68%) Computer Science
10 48 (2.68%) Virtual Team
11 37 (2.07%) CESG
12 25 (1.40%) User Experience
13 24 (1.34%) Algorithms
13 24 (1.34%) Fintech
13 24 (1.34%) Greenfield Project
14 23 (1.28%) Data Structures
15 21 (1.17%) Data Protection Act
15 21 (1.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 128 (7.15%) Windows
2 90 (5.03%) Unix
3 69 (3.85%) Linux
4 14 (0.78%) AIX
4 14 (0.78%) Solaris
4 14 (0.78%) Windows Server
5 13 (0.73%) Windows 10
6 10 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (0.56%) Windows 7
7 8 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (0.39%) HPUX
8 7 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.11%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.11%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.056%) Android
10 1 (0.056%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.056%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.056%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 439 (24.51%) Project Management
2 388 (21.66%) Agile Software Development
3 306 (17.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 270 (15.08%) PRINCE2
5 241 (13.46%) Information Security
6 170 (9.49%) Change Management
7 138 (7.71%) ITIL
8 127 (7.09%) Programme Management
9 109 (6.09%) Cybersecurity
10 107 (5.97%) Business Analysis
11 105 (5.86%) Change Control
12 99 (5.53%) Analytics
13 89 (4.97%) Business Intelligence
13 89 (4.97%) Waterfall
14 85 (4.75%) Risk Assessment
14 85 (4.75%) Service Delivery
15 80 (4.47%) Continuous Improvement
15 80 (4.47%) Migration
16 79 (4.41%) Project Planning
17 76 (4.24%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 193 (10.78%) SQL
2 173 (9.66%) Java
3 77 (4.30%) C++
4 74 (4.13%) C#
5 70 (3.91%) Python
6 68 (3.80%) Scala
7 65 (3.63%) JavaScript
8 52 (2.90%) C
9 43 (2.40%) VBA
10 36 (2.01%) PowerShell
11 20 (1.12%) Perl
12 18 (1.01%) PL/SQL
13 16 (0.89%) T-SQL
14 13 (0.73%) Bash Shell
15 10 (0.56%) Shell Script
16 8 (0.45%) R
17 7 (0.39%) VB
18 6 (0.34%) ES6
18 6 (0.34%) PHP
19 4 (0.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 251 (14.01%) Security Cleared
2 186 (10.39%) Degree
3 179 (9.99%) SC Cleared
4 137 (7.65%) CISSP
5 112 (6.25%) PMI Certification
6 100 (5.58%) CISM
7 70 (3.91%) DV Cleared
8 59 (3.29%) PMP
9 51 (2.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 41 (2.29%) CISA
11 34 (1.90%) CESG Certified Professional
12 28 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 26 (1.45%) CLAS
14 23 (1.28%) ISEB
15 21 (1.17%) CEH
15 21 (1.17%) Computer Science Degree
15 21 (1.17%) Numerate Degree
16 20 (1.12%) CRISC
17 17 (0.95%) APMP
17 17 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (5.86%) PMO
2 98 (5.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 80 (4.47%) QA
4 49 (2.74%) PCI DSS
5 40 (2.23%) MiFID
6 31 (1.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 29 (1.62%) RMADS
8 28 (1.56%) GDPR
9 27 (1.51%) SLA
10 19 (1.06%) COBIT
10 19 (1.06%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 18 (1.01%) Data Quality
12 16 (0.89%) Basel II
12 16 (0.89%) JSP 440
13 15 (0.84%) Dodd-Frank
14 14 (0.78%) NIST 800
15 11 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
16 10 (0.56%) IFRS
17 9 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
17 9 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 27 (1.51%) Active Directory
2 15 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.67%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.39%) HDFS
5 6 (0.34%) Apache Flume
6 5 (0.28%) Docker
6 5 (0.28%) Platform Symphony
7 3 (0.17%) OpenSSH
8 1 (0.056%) Firmware
8 1 (0.056%) NDS
8 1 (0.056%) NetIQ eDirectory
8 1 (0.056%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.056%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.056%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (0.61%) Kibana
1 11 (0.61%) SCOM
2 8 (0.45%) logstash
2 8 (0.45%) MOM
3 6 (0.34%) Ansible
3 6 (0.34%) Control-M
4 5 (0.28%) Dollar Universe
4 5 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.28%) Puppet
4 5 (0.28%) SCCM
5 4 (0.22%) FortiGate
5 4 (0.22%) IBM BigFix
5 4 (0.22%) Netcool
5 4 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.17%) BladeLogic
6 3 (0.17%) Nagios
6 3 (0.17%) Nessus
6 3 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (0.17%) Rancher
6 3 (0.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 191 (10.66%) Microsoft
2 99 (5.53%) Oracle
3 98 (5.47%) SAP
4 36 (2.01%) Sybase
5 27 (1.51%) Cisco
5 27 (1.51%) Remedy
6 22 (1.23%) CheckPoint
6 22 (1.23%) Murex
7 21 (1.17%) IBM
8 20 (1.12%) VMware
9 15 (0.84%) TIBCO
10 14 (0.78%) HP
11 12 (0.67%) Citrix
11 12 (0.67%) Solace
12 11 (0.61%) Bloomberg
12 11 (0.61%) Calypso
12 11 (0.61%) Red Hat
12 11 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (0.50%) Adobe
13 9 (0.50%) Cognizant
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £14.00 - £14.40 per hour
Posted: 15 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £510 per day + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Computer People
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £350 - £425 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Scunthorpe
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £400 - £480 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Roc Search
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £700 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £700 to £730 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £435 per day + none
Posted: Yesterday
London
Streamline Connections Ltd
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Up to £40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Cititec
Rate: £800 - £850 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Cititec
Rate: £700 - £850 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Full Stack
Rate: £800-£1k per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Thames Valley Police
Rate: £36,592 Fixed Term Contract for 12 months
Posted: 13 days ago
Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading
People Source Consulting
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Rate: £550 - £700 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago